1950 - 2016
Diana Sue “Diane” Carr, 66, of Pekin, passed away at 2:03 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016, at Reflections Memory Care in Pekin.
Born April 18, 1950, in Olney to Delbert and Wanda Bickers Green. She married Larry Eugene Carr May 27, 1966, in Hidalgo. He survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Kenton (Misti Tomblin) Carr of Peoria and Brenton (Tina) Carr of Hartland, Wis.; four grandchildren, Aaron Carr and Riley Carr, both of Peoria, and Derek Carr and Cameron Carr, both of Hartland, Wis.; and two brothers, Robert (Jayne) Green of Newton and Bryan Green of Salem.
Her parents preceded her in death.
Diane had a long career in banking throughout the central Illinois area. She had been active for several years in the Pekin/Peoria M.S. Society.
Diane enjoyed traveling and attending her son’s school and sports activities. She cherished her time with her family and friends, especially her grandchildren, who meant the world to her.
Her funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 10, at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin. The Rev. James McClarey will officiate.
Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Private burial will be at Prairie Haven Cemetery in Pekin.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Illinois Multiple Sclerosis Clinic Support Fund, 200 E. Pennsylvania Ave., Peoria, IL 61603 or to the Alzheimer’s Association Central Illinois Chapter, 612 W. Glen Ave., Peoria, IL 61614.
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