Patricia McCreery

Patricia "Pat" McCreeryPatricia "Pat" L. McCreery, 84, of Lewistown, formerly of Pekin, died at 8:20 a.m. Aug. 7, 2012, at Heartland Healthcare in Canton.

She was born Jan. 16, 1928, in Bloomington, Ind., a daughter of Roger Francis and Frances Gillam Kerr. She married Delmar K. McCreery on June 30, 1956, in Lewistown. He preceded her in death on April 30, 1982.

Surviving are one sister, Margaret Coleman of Lewistown; and two brothers, Ed (and Shirley Wicevich) Hoffman of Canton and Rick (and Janet) Hoffman of Lewistown.

She retired from Valley Industries of Bartonville in 1990.

She was formerly a member of First Presbyterian Church of Pekin where she served as elder and deacon. She was presently a member of First Presbyterian Church of Lewistown. She also was a member of Celestial City Order of Eastern Star of Pekin, Victoria White Shrine of Jerusalem of Pekin and Lewistown American Legion Auxiliary. She was a volunteer for Pekin Hospital Auxiliary.

Services were held Friday at Henry-Lange Memorial Home in Lewistown with Reverend Danie deBeer officiating. Burial was in Mason City Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church of Lewistown building fund or American Cancer Society.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 8/15/2012

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