Isabel May Davies, formerly of Peoria, died at 12:40 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 5, 2009, at Washington Christian Village.
Born May 3, 1924, in Bideford, Devon, England to John Henry and Lillian (Potter) Cornish, she married Fred Davies on April 17, 1967, in Peoria. He died Nov. 1995.
Also preceding her in death were one brother, Edward Cornish; and one sister, Betty Harvey.
Surviving are two nephews and three great-nieces.
Davies immigrated to America after serving in the British Army during World War II.
She became a U.S. citizen on Sept. 26, 1972, and worked as a dietician at the Bartonville State Hospital until it closed.
Services were Nov. 9 at the Salvation Army location in Peoria. Cremation rites were accorded.
Memorials may be made to the Salvation Army.