In memory of
Barbara J. Crouse
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In memory of
Barbara J. Crouse
GALESBURG - Barbara J. Crouse, 92, Galesburg, died at 12:32 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, at Knox County Nursing Home in Knoxville. She was born Nov. 16, 1927, in Peoria, to George W. and Maxine (Underwood) Mead. She married Harry J. Crouse on Nov. 23, 1946, in Galesburg. He preceded her in death on March 11, 2002. Surviving are three sons, William G. (and Paula) Crouse of Texas City, Texas, Harry J. Crouse Jr. of Kilgore, Texas, and Robert W. (and LeAnn) Crouse of Galesburg; a brother, Thomas W. Mead of Galesburg; two sisters, Mary Alice Norris of Modesto, California, and Sue Ann Hoskins of Galesburg; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and five brothers. Barbara graduated from Galesburg High School in 1945. She worked for the former Frankles Women's Apparel in Galesburg for two years. She was an interior designer for Carriage House in Galesburg for 12 years and retired in November 1987. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Galesburg. She was a member of United Transportation Union Ladies Auxiliary, Galesburg P.T.A. and Lake Bracken Country Club. She volunteered at Galesburg Cottage Hospital and was an election judge for several years. Barbara enjoyed traveling, playing bingo and loved playing games with her family. Visitation will be 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Funeral Directors and Cremation Services Galesburg Chapel. Funeral service will follow at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the chapel. Rev. Linda Baldwin will officiate. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Galesburg. Memorials may be made to The Salvation Army or Teen Court. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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In memory of
Barbara J. Crouse
GALESBURG - Barbara J. Crouse, 92, Galesburg, died at 12:32 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, at Knox County Nursing Home in Knoxville. She was born Nov. 16, 1927, in Peoria, to George W. and Maxine (Underwood) Mead. She married Harry J. Crouse on Nov. 23, 1946, in Galesburg. He preceded her in death on March 11, 2002. Surviving are three sons, William G. (and Paula) Crouse of Texas City, Texas, Harry J. Crouse Jr. of Kilgore, Texas, and Robert W. (and LeAnn) Crouse of Galesburg; a brother, Thomas W. Mead of Galesburg; two sisters, Mary Alice Norris of Modesto, California, and Sue Ann Hoskins of Galesburg; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and five brothers. Barbara graduated from Galesburg High School in 1945. She worked for the former Frankles Women's Apparel in Galesburg for two years. She was an interior designer for Carriage House in Galesburg for 12 years and retired in November 1987. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Galesburg. She was a member of United Transportation Union Ladies Auxiliary, Galesburg P.T.A. and Lake Bracken Country Club. She volunteered at Galesburg Cottage Hospital and was an election judge for several years. Barbara enjoyed traveling, playing bingo and loved playing games with her family. Visitation will be 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Funeral Directors and Cremation Services Galesburg Chapel. Funeral service will follow at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the chapel. Rev. Linda Baldwin will officiate. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Galesburg. Memorials may be made to The Salvation Army or Teen Court. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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Galesburg, IL 61401
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