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PEORIA - Betty Harbers Morgan, 94, of Peoria died at 9:45 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 19, 2010, at Proctor Endowment Home in Peoria.

Born Dec. 13, 1915, in Peoria, the daughter of Emil A. and Myrtle Potter Harbers, she married Judge Robert D. Morgan on Oct. 14, 1939, in Peoria. He preceded her in death in 2002.

Surviving are two sons, Thomas D. Morgan of McLean, Va., and James R. Morgan of Johannesburg, South Africa; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

She was a graduate of the University of Wisconsin and a member of Pi Beta Phi sorority.

Betty was an active volunteer in Peoria civic, professional and charitable activities, including serving on the boards of the Carver Community Center and Florence Crittenton Home in Peoria and the Everett Dirksen Congressional Leadership Research Center in Pekin. She also was a member of the Methodist Medical Center Service League for many years.

Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 24, 2010, at First Federated Church in Peoria, of which she was a member. The Rev. Dr. Forrest Krummel will officiate. Burial of ashes will be in the church columbarium at a later date.

The Wilton Mortuary in Peoria is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.thewiltonmortuary.com.

Memorials may be made to Proctor Endowment Home.

Published in Peoria Journal Star on Sept. 23, 2010
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