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Joan B Litterst

October 1, 1936 May 20, 2021
Joan B Litterst
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Obituary for Joan B Litterst

Bartonville. Joan B. Litterst (Lowder) (Brown), 84, passed away peacefully at her daughter’s residence, Thursday evening, May 20th, 2021 surrounded by her loving family. She was born on October 1st, 1936 to Frank and Lorraine (Miller) Lowder. She married Richard L. Brown in 1956. He preceded her in 1972. She married Dennis D. Litterst in January of 1976 in Bartonville. He survives.

Surviving are her children, Michael (Brenda) Brown of Ormond Beach, FL, Susan (Tim) Hufeld of Mapleton, Lawrence Brown of Hanna City, and Laura (William) Bontz of Bartonville. Also, surviving are a sister Bonnie (Tom) Jackson of Peoria and a brother Frank Lowder of Bartonville, eight grandchildren are Nick and Courtney Hufeld, Lindsay Ehlers, Dalton and Sydney Bontz, Brittany Miller, Kory Brown, Alec Brown, and 4 great-grandchildren. In loving memory of those who proceeded her in death were Robert, Barbara, and Jack Lowder, Jerry, Ronald, and Jeff Litterst, and Jennifer Pribble.

She was employed at Hilton, Pere Marquette, Jumers, Keystone from 1950 to 1955, Dick Herm Firm, Bradley University from 1979 to 1980, re-employed from 1984 – 1998.

She enjoyed traveling, cruises, going to Florida and fishing annually, making jelly from her home grown fresh black raspberries, canning, spending time with family and friends, and watching sports. She enjoyed playing games on Ipad.

Visitation will be Tuesday evening May 25, 2021 from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at St. Anthony’s Church in Bartonville. Visitation will also be from 10:00 to 10:30 A.M. with a Mass following at 10:30 A.M. on Wednesday May 26th at St. Anthony’s Church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to St. Anthony’s Church or memorial of your choice.

Previous Events

Visitation

Tuesday

25

May

6:00 PM 5/25/2021 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 5/25/2021 8:00:00 PM
St. Anthony Catholic Church

2525 S. Skyway Rd.
Bartonville, IL 61607

St. Anthony Catholic Church
2525 S. Skyway Rd. Bartonville 61607 IL
United States

Funeral Mass

Wednesday

26

May

10:30 AM 5/26/2021 10:30:00 AM
St. Anthony Catholic Church

2525 S. Skyway Rd.
Bartonville, IL 61607

St. Anthony Catholic Church
2525 S. Skyway Rd. Bartonville 61607 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Resurrection Cemetery & Mausoleum Final Resting Place

7519 N Allen Rd
Peoria, IL 61614

7519 N Allen Rd Peoria 61614 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Donor's Choice

St. Anthony Catholic Church

2525 S. Skyway Rd.
Bartonville, IL 61607
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