Roanoke - Jane Beer Hodel, 95, of Roanoke, IL passed away at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
She was born on November 11, 1920 in Little Rock, AR a daughter of John H. and Rosa Lucas Lewis. She married Benjamin H. Beer in 1939 in Chicago, IL. He passed away in 1969. Later she married David B. Hodel in 1979 in Roanoke, IL. He passed away on August 1, 1989.
Surviving are two daughters, Jeanette A. Wagner; Judith A. (Marvin) Blunier both of Roanoke; one son, Benjamin J.(Emily) Beer of Chillicothe; eight grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; 10 great great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one daughter, Joan A. Umphres, one grandson, two brothers and two sisters.
She worked at the Roanoke and Eureka Apostolic Homes as a nurse's aide. Jane was a member of the Woodford County Home Extension.
Jane was a member of the Roanoke Apostolic Christian Church where funeral services will be held at 10:00 am on Tuesday, August 2, 2016. Church Ministers will officiate. Visitation will be held from 4-7 pm on Monday evening at the Knapp-Johnson-Harris Funeral Home in Roanoke and from 9-9:45 am at the church prior to the service on Tuesday. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Apostolic Christian Home of Roanoke. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.knappjohnsonharris.com.
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Roanoke, IL 61561-7648
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