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Elizabeth A. Schnarr

Elizabeth A. Schnarr
  • September 25, 1935 - August 16, 2016
  • Morton, Illinois

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Morton - Elizabeth A. "Liz" Schnarr, 80, of Morton, passed away at 12:39 a.m. Tuesday, August 16, 2016, at OSF St. Francis Hospital in Peoria.
She was born Sept. 25, 1935, in Mason City, Iowa, to Leslie and Mary Jane (Keys) Cookman. She married Robert Schnarr on Aug. 10, 1957, in Mason City, Iowa.
Surviving are her son, Jay Schnarr of East Peoria; her daughter, Susan Schnarr Baker (Dave Chastain) of Deer Creek; three grandchildren, David (Tina), Benjamin and Brandon; and sister, Beatrice Johnson of Mason City, Iowa.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert, and three brothers.
Liz worked as a bookkeeper, alongside her husband, for 37 years at their family business, Morton Village Pharmacy.
Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, August 19, 2016, at Knapp Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Morton. Further visitation will be from 9 to 9:45 a.m. Saturday, August 20 at the funeral home. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, August 20, at the funeral home, with Pastor Jeff Anderson officiating. Burial will be in Roberts Cemetery in Morton.
Cremation rites have been accorded.
Memorials may be made to Poyner MHS Wrestling Endowment Fund in care of the Morton Community Foundation,, or to Illinois Cancer Care, 8940 N. Wood Sage Rd., Peoria, IL 61615-7828.

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