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Betty J. Moses

5/16/1926 - 11/1/2017

Pekin ~ Betty J. Moses, 91, of Pekin, passed away at 2:55 a.m. Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at Hallmark House Nursing Center in Pekin. 

Born May 16, 1926 in Malone Township, Tazewell County to Elmer and Hazel M. (Harms) Crawford, she married Charles K. Moses on June 22, 1944 in Boise, Idaho.  He passed away on September 24, 1995 in Morton, IL.  She was also preceded in death by her son, Charles Moses, one brother, Robert Crawford and one sister, Doris Clark. 

Betty is survived by one niece, Darla Helmig of Pekin.  She also leaves Michelene (Dennis) Koch, who was like an adopted daughter. 

She was a hairdresser at Broadway Plaza Beauty Salon for 47 years. 

Betty was a member of the St. John’s Lutheran Church in Pekin. 

She loved her dogs and also riding motorcycles. 

Per Betty’s wishes, private inurnment will be in Glendale Memorial Gardens.  Cremation will be accorded. 

Arrangements have been entrusted to Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin. 

Memorial contributions may be made to Tazewell Animal Protective Society, 100 TAPS Lane, Pekin IL 61554. 

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