6/5/1958 - 8/12/2017
WYOMING ~ Valerie Ann Grant, 59, of Wyoming, passed away at 5:15 a.m. Saturday, August 12, 2017 at her home.
Born June 5, 1958 in Galesburg to Robert and Lorraine Milroy, she married Michael E. Grant on February 20, 1982 in Wyoming. He survives.
Also surviving are her father, Robert Milroy of Wyoming, three daughters, Jamie (John) Samuels of Golden CO, Amanda (David) Zimmerman and Hannah (Austin) Peed, both of Fort Dodge, IA; seven grandchildren and three brothers, Greg (Amy) Milroy and Tim Milroy, both of Toulon and Shane (Jill) Milroy of Kewanee.
She was preceded in death by her mother; step-mother, Margaret Ratcliff Milroy and one infant sister.
Valerie was a lathe operator for 40 years, working at Breeze Manufacturing in Wyoming, Trans Tech in Peoria and for DCX-CHOL at the Elecsys Division in Pekin, last working May 1st.
She enjoyed photography, playing golf and visiting her favorite place, the Teton Mountains.
Valerie was of the Catholic faith.
Cremation has been accorded by Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin. There will be no services or visitation. Inurnment will at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 19, 2017 at Wyoming Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be given to OSF Home Health & Hospice - Galesburg/Kewanee, 3405 N Seminary St, Galesburg, IL 61401.
To express condolences online, visit www.preston-hanley.com
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