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East Peoria - Lura A. Perry, 84, of East Peoria, formerly of Morton, passed away at 12:03 a.m. Monday, March 21, 2016, at ManorCare at Riverview in East Peoria.
She was born Aug. 8, 1931, in Homer, Ill., to Ray W. and Ruby (Johnson) Peters. She married Robert G. Perry on Oct. 1, 1950, in Urbana, Ill. He preceded her in death on July 24, 1986. She also was preceded in death one brother, Richard Peters.
Surviving are one son, Daron (Kayla) Perry of Tremont; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; two step-great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Larry (Wilma) Peters of Texas and Mark (Miriam) Peters of Phoenix, Ariz.
Lura had worked as the secretary and was co-owner of Perry Memorial Home in Morton for 13 years.
She was a member of Morton United Methodist Church.
Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, March 26, 2016, at Morton United Methodist Church, followed by a funeral service at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Gary Motta officiating. Burial will be in Hirstein Cemetery in Morton.
Knapp-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Morton is handling arrangements.

Memorials may be made to Morton United Methodist Church, 420 N. Tennessee Ave., Morton, IL 61550.