Dolores P. Peel
Dolores P. Peel, 83, of Riverton, died at 3:50 am, Friday, November 8, 2013 at Memorial Medical Center. She was born April 23, 1930 in Springfield, to Glenn and Lela Ritz Blissett. She married Orville “Rick” Peel on June 6, 1948 and he survives. Also surviving are one daughter, Janet (Bob) Erickson of Chatham; two grandchildren, Jami (Dustin) Patterson and Casey (Ashley) Erickson both of Chatham; one great granddaughter, Camryn Patterson and great grandchild Erickson due in May; three brothers, Edward (Betty) and Jerry (Connie) Blissett both of Riverton and Robert “Gene” (Diane) Blissett of AZ; several nieces, nephews and cousins and several great nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Betty Alexander and two brothers, Glenn and Donald Blissett.
Dolores was a member of Riverton Christian Church, where she was very active. She was also a member of TOPS Club of Riverton. She retired from the State of Illinois where she worked for twenty five years in the Mental Health Division in Data Input.
Visitation: 9-11 am, Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 11 am, Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at Staab Funeral with Robert “Gene” Blissett officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Charity of Donor’s Choice.