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Jeane M. Tittle

7/27/1939 - 2/8/2020

PEKIN ~ Jeane Marie Tittle, 80, of Pekin passed away on Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. at Pekin Manor.

Born July 27, 1939 in Chariton, IA to Donald A. and Lillian I. (Polser) Williams, she married Billy N. Tittle on September 24, 1960 in Des Moines, IA. He passed away on January 28, 2011 in Pekin.

Surviving are one son, Mark (Jean) Tittle of Pekin; one daughter, Robin (Jerry) Montgomery of Pekin; one grandson, Justin Montgomery of Peoria Heights; one granddaughter, Ashley (Brandon) Purdy of Manito; and one great grandson, Brantley Purdy. She was preceded in death by her parents; and one brother, Norman A. Williams.

Jeane was an avid reader. She loved watching detective and mystery shows on TV, and watching her favorite baseball teams, the Yankees and Cardinals. She also loved puzzle books, and going to the PAR-A-DICE. Jeane also loved spending time with her great grandson.

Cremation rites have been accorded and a graveside service will be held at Glendale Memorial Gardens at a later date.

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

Memorial contributions may be given to TAPS, 100 Taps Lane, Pekin, IL 61554.

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