Marian Petkovsek

LACON - Marian L. Petkovsek, 84, of Lacon, formerly of Chicago, passed away at 1:33 p.m. Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

She was born March 18, 1929, in Peoria to Andrew and Anna (Herrick) Petkovsek. They both preceded her in death, along with her two sisters and one brother.

Surviving are two nephews, one niece and several grand-nieces and grand-nephews.

Marian graduated from the University of Iowa with a bachelor's degree.

She worked as an editor and writer for the National Easter Seal Society for 40 years, retiring in 1991.

She was of the Catholic faith.

A funeral Mass will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 6, 2013, at St. Joseph Nursing Home in Lacon, Ill. There will be no visitation. Burial services will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Resurrection Cemetery in Peoria. Davison-Fulton Bartonville Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to Easter Seals.

Online condolences may be made at

Funeral Home

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

Published in Peoria Journal Star on May 3, 2013