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Patricia A. Hughes

November 6, 1939 December 9, 2015
Patricia A. Hughes
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PEORIA Patricia A. Hughes, 76, of Peoria passed away at 9:51 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015, at her residence.
Patricia was born on Nov. 6, 1939, in Peoria to the late Paul and Eileen (DeGroot) Cafferty. She married Larry G. Hughes on Aug. 27, 1960, in Gridley, Ill. He preceded her in death on June 29, 2009.
She is survived by two daughters, Lori (Davd) Miller of Peoria and Jill Cochennour of Tuscola, Ill.; three grandchildren, Chad (Jennifer) Miller of Wauwatosa, Wisc., Katlyn (Seth Woodard) Miller of Peoria, and Austin Cochennour of Tuscola, brother, Robert (Linda) Cafferty of Elmwood; one niece, Kelly (Robert) Ahl of Peoria; one nephew, Patrick Cafferty of Elmwood; one great-nephew, Henry Ahl; one great-niece, Keira Ahl; her best friend, Jo Rutter; and her special friend, Charles Wolford.
Patricia was a member of the Ladies Ten Pin League and enjoyed golfing.
She was proud of and devoted to her family. She loved to have fun and laugh and reveled in being called ornery.
A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015, at Wright Salmon Mortuary. Rev. Paul Arnold will officiate. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 11, 2015, also at the mortuary. An additional visitation will be 30 minutes prior to the service at the mortuary. Entombment will be in Swan Lake Memory Gardens.
Memorials may be made to the Lupus Foundation or the American Diabetes Association.
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