Francis Loveall

PEORIA - Francis I. Loveall, 85, of Peoria passed away at 10:25 a.m. on Saturday, June 1, 2013, at Bel-Wood Nursing home in Peoria.

She was born on Dec. 5, 1927, in Willow Springs, Mo., to Henry and Stella O'Dell. She married Hugh D. Loveall on Oct. 9, 1948, in Kansas City, Mo.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Surviving are her husband, Hugh of Peoria; one daughter, Suzanne (Don) Holmes of Bartonville; and one son, Michael (Sharon) Loveall of Coatesville, Ind. Also surviving are three grandchildren, Andrea, Jodi and Leanna; three great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild with two more on the way; and one sister, Lillian Middaugh of Kansas City, Mo.

Francis was a loving wife, mother and grandmother, who enjoyed cooking, crocheting, knitting and quilting.

Cremation will be accorded and memorial service will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 22, 2013, at Davison-Fulton Bartonville Chapel. The Rev. Jack Thompson will officiate.

Memorials may be made to the .

Please visit Francis's story at

Funeral Home

Davison-Fulton/Bartonville Chapel
1203 West Garfield Ave Bartonville, IL 616071748
(309) 688-5700

Published in Peoria Journal Star on June 19, 2013