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Sally M. Poepsel

October 1, 1948 January 27, 2013
Sally M. Poepsel
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PEORIA – Sally M. Poepsel, 64, of Peoria, passed away at 9:26 a.m., Sunday, January 27, 2013 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center.
Sally was born on October 1, 1948 in Peoria to John D. and Dorothy (Powers) Kennelly. She married Leroy “Fred” Poepsel on July 14, 1973 in Peoria. He survives.
She is also survived by her daughter, Kelly Poepsel of Peoria Heights; her son, Richard Poepsel of Peoria; her granddaughter, Erin Flynn of Peoria Heights; three sisters, Linda Copeland of Longmont, CO, Kathy (Ken) Sefcik of Mokena, IL, and Collette (Rick) Markwardt of Erie, CO; three brothers, Patrick Kennelly and Tim (Lila) Kennelly both of Longmont, CO and Dan (Kelly) Kennelly of Littleton, CO; and her sister-in-law, Susan (Jerry) Haley of Peoria.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Michael Kennelly.
Sally was the owner of Ready Care Inc. in Peoria and was a member of ST. Thomas Catholic Church.
A memorial Mass will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, February 2, 2013 at St. Thomas Catholic Church. Father Taylor will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to the Mass at the church. Cremation rites have been accorded. Wright Salmon Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be made to an education fund for her granddaughter c/o South Side Bank.
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