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John V. Lord

March 7, 1926 April 9, 2019
John V. Lord
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Obituary for John V. Lord

Peoria- John V. Lord, age 93, passed away on Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center.

John was born on March 7, 1926 in Peoria, a son of John H. and Margaret (Birmingham) Lord. He married Margaret A. Janssen on June 13, 1953 in Peoria. She survives.

He is also survived by one daughter, Donna Blake of Leawood, KS, two sons, Larry (Grace) Lord of Omaha, NE and Robert (Geralynn) Lord of Edwardsville, IL., as well as seven grandchildren, Melissa, Paul, Jack, Jacqueline, Joe, Clint and Michael.

He was preceded in death by his parents and 2 brothers.

John proudly served in the US Air Force from 1943-1946. He had many hobbies including golfing, bowling, and cheering on his favorite team, the Cubs. He was a member of St. Philomena Catholic Church.

John was the Operations Manager for 15 years at Midwest Grain in Pekin, IL., retiring at age 65.

A Funeral Mass will be 3:00 PM on Friday, April 12, 2019 at St. Philomena Catholic Church with a visitation one hour prior. Fr. David Richardson will officiate and burial will follow at Resurrection Cemetery in Peoria.

Memorials may be made to St. Philomena Catholic Church.

Friends may sign the online guestbook or send condolences to www.wrightandsalmon.com


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Previous Events

Visitation

Friday

12

Apr

2:00 PM 4/12/2019 2:00:00 PM - 3:00 PM 4/12/2019 3:00:00 PM
St. Philomena Catholic Church

1000 W. Albany Ave
Peoria, IL 61604

St. Philomena Catholic Church
1000 W. Albany Ave Peoria 61604 IL
United States

Funeral Mass

Friday

12

Apr

3:00 PM 4/12/2019 3:00:00 PM
St. Philomena Catholic Church

1000 W. Albany Ave
Peoria, IL 61604

St. Philomena Catholic Church
1000 W. Albany Ave Peoria 61604 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

St. Philomena Catholic Church

1000 W. Albany Ave
Peoria, IL 61604
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