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Betty I. (Elder) Staley

 
October 2, 1924 - January 1, 2016
 

Betty I. (Elder) Staley, 88, of Springfield, died Friday, January 1, 2016, at Memorial Medical Center.
She was born June 10, 1927, in Springfield. The daughter of Elmer and Mabel I. (Jeisy) Elder. She married Gene F. Staley in 1949 and he preceded her in death on June 24, 2001.

Mrs. Staley was employed at Cummings Lumber, Inc., Sears, and Peases. She was a member of the Women’s Club of Chatham, and was a resident of the Mary Bryant Home for the Blind. She was also a member of First United Methodist Church in Springfield. Her greatest joy was her family and grandchildren. She was an avid Cubs fan.

Survivors include three sons: Michael G. (wife, Cheryl), Robert D. (wife, Jennifer), Gary A. (wife, Dawn) Staley, all of Chatham; one daughter: Linda S. (husband, Daniel) Spann of Sherman; eight grandsons, Ryan, Todd, Kelly, Greg and Carter Staley and Jacob, Tim and Nathan Spann; three granddaughters: Shannon (Staley) Robinson, Erin Staley and Shelley Baker; six great grandchildren; one sister, Helen Jones; one aunt, Norma Pokora.

Visitation: 12-1:30 p.m., Wednesday, January 6, 2016 at Staab Funeral Home.

Funeral Service: 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, January 6, 2016 at Staab Funeral Home with Reverend Nicole Cox officiating. Burial will follow at Chatham Memorial Cemetery.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Time: 12:00 pm

End Time: 01:30 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Time: 01:30 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Chatham Memorial Cemetery

Address:

Chatham, IL

Memorial Information

Memorial donations may be made to Choroideremia Research Fund for Visually Impaired.


Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Time: 12:00 pm

End Time: 01:30 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Time: 01:30 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Chatham Memorial Cemetery

Address:

Chatham, IL

Memorial Information

Memorial donations may be made to Choroideremia Research Fund for Visually Impaired.


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