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Elda M. Wells

January 11, 1923 June 9, 2017
Elda M. Wells
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Peoria- Elda M. Wells, age 94, of Peoria, passed away at 3:35 PM on Friday, June 09, 2017 at Heritage House in Chillicothe.

Born January 11, 1923 in Kansas City, Missouri, she was a daughter to Clarence and Ethel Moore. Elda married Robert Wells on November 11, 1941. He preceded her in death on August 7, 1999. She was a loving mother and grandmother who was loved and will be dearly missed.

Survivors include three children, Donna (Tom) Pierce of West Peoria, Kathleen (Darrell) Moore of Fairfield, TX, and Robert (Annelle) Wells of Peoria; eight grandchildren, Jeff (Kristine) Rose, Diana (Jeff) Mitchell, Brenda (Justin) Puckett, Jennifer Wells, Jacqueline Wells. Anna (Josh) Hansard, Jolene Wells, and Elise Wells; and eleven great-grandchildren; Daniel, Megan, Michael, Sarah, Gavin, Kylee, Brooke, Kristen, John, Colton, and Lilli.

Elda was preceded in death by her parents, husband Robert, son, John C. Wells, and daughter, Linda Key.

A private Mass of Christian burial will take place at St. Mark Catholic Church. Msgr. Brian Brownsey will officiate and burial will follow in St. Mary’s cemetery in West Peoria.

Memorials in Elda’s memory may be made to the Susan G. Komen foundation.

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Services are private.

Cemetery Details


St. Mary Cemetery Final Resting Place

421 N. Sterling Ave
West Peoria, IL 61604

421 N. Sterling Ave West Peoria 61604 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Susan G. Komen


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