WEST PEORIA - Margy Jean Gravat, 86, of West Peoria passed away at 2:52 p.m. Monday, June 16, 2014, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center.
Margy was born Oct. 18, 1927, in Cayuga, Ind., the daughter of Clarence and Merna Kraut Pilkington. She married Dale Gravat on April 21, 1946, in Danville, Ill.
She is survived by her children, Diana (Larry) Gualandi of Peoria, Dale (Patricia) Gravat of Peoria, Dennis Gravat of Peoria and Dori Ciaccio of West Peoria; 15 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Margy was preceded in death by her husband of 33 years, her parents, three sisters and three brothers.
Cremation rites will be accorded. A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at Faith United Methodist Church in East Peoria. Pastor Gary Billiot will officiate. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, June 23, 2014, at Schmidt-Haller Burial and Cremation Service.
Memorials may be made to the family for expenses.