In memory of
Erma M. Likes
In memory of
Erma M. Likes
WILLIAMSFIELD - Erma M. Likes, 88, Williamsfield, died at 8:05 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019, at Seminary Manor in Galesburg. Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, at the Williamsfield United Methodist Church. Pastor Teri Shane will officiate. Visitation will be one hour before the service at the church. Burial will be in Williamsfield Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the Alzheimer's Association for research or to the STEM Program at Williamsfield High School. Rux Funeral Home in Williamsfield is in charge of arrangements. She was born Sept. 1, 1931, in Elmore, the daughter of Jesse and Rilla (Yelm) Barber. She married Philip E. Likes on Dec. 12, 1948, in Williamsfield, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 21, 2000. Survivors include her two daughters, Alice Likes and Peggy (Rick) Secrist, both of Williamsfield; two brothers, Carl Barber of Ellenton, Florida, and Leo (Judy) Johnson of Williamsfield; nine grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; three stepgreat-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. She was also preceded in death by her parents; and a son, Keith. Erma attended Williamsfield schools and had worked in human resources at Alcoa Building Products in Princeville for 37 years. She was of the Methodist faith and enjoyed doing puzzles and going on bus trips and tours. She especially enjoyed her grandchildren and following their sporting events. This obituary may be viewed and private condolences left at www.ruxfuneralhome.com.
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In memory of
Erma M. Likes
WILLIAMSFIELD - Erma M. Likes, 88, Williamsfield, died at 8:05 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019, at Seminary Manor in Galesburg. Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, at the Williamsfield United Methodist Church. Pastor Teri Shane will officiate. Visitation will be one hour before the service at the church. Burial will be in Williamsfield Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the Alzheimer's Association for research or to the STEM Program at Williamsfield High School. Rux Funeral Home in Williamsfield is in charge of arrangements. She was born Sept. 1, 1931, in Elmore, the daughter of Jesse and Rilla (Yelm) Barber. She married Philip E. Likes on Dec. 12, 1948, in Williamsfield, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 21, 2000. Survivors include her two daughters, Alice Likes and Peggy (Rick) Secrist, both of Williamsfield; two brothers, Carl Barber of Ellenton, Florida, and Leo (Judy) Johnson of Williamsfield; nine grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; three stepgreat-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. She was also preceded in death by her parents; and a son, Keith. Erma attended Williamsfield schools and had worked in human resources at Alcoa Building Products in Princeville for 37 years. She was of the Methodist faith and enjoyed doing puzzles and going on bus trips and tours. She especially enjoyed her grandchildren and following their sporting events. This obituary may be viewed and private condolences left at www.ruxfuneralhome.com.
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Rux Funeral Home - Williamsfield
103 E. Gale St.
Williamsfield, IL 61489
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