WASHINGTON - Elvira Marie Aderholt, 94, of Washington passed away at 7:55 a.m. Tuesday, March 27, 2012, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
Born Aug. 9, 1917, in Nashville, Ill., to Bill and Sophie (Meier) Meyer, she married Steve Aderholt. He preceded her in death.
She was also preceded in death by her parents; one son, Ron Aderholtz; one sister, Thelma Close; and one brother, Herbert Pape.
Surviving are two sons, Terry (Karen) Ray of Washington and Armon (Priscilla) Aderholtz of Pekin; 12 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; and one sister, Margie Perryman of Morton.
Elvira was a member of the Christian Assembly Church at 521 NE Monroe in Peoria, where funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 30, 2012, with the Rev. Terry Goode officiating. Visitation will be one hour before services at the church. Remmert Funeral Home in East Peoria is in charge of arrangements. Burial will be in Lakeview Cemetery in Pekin. Memorial contributions may be made to her church. Online condolences may be made at www.RemmertFuneralHome.com.