Florence Willard - 89

6/23/1924 - 3/6/2014

Oregon, IL

Florence H. Willard, 89, lifelong Oregon resident, died Thursday, March 6, 2014 in Oregon Living and Rehabilitation Center. Born June 24, 1924 in Emmett, ND, the daughter of Clause F. and Rosa (Morris) Bloom. Married to Hugh E. Willard May 25, 1947 in Oregon; he died July 16, 1994. Florence worked on the family farm with her husband for many years and enjoyed gardening. She was a member of Lighthouse United Methodist Church. Survived by sons, Charles (Maureen) Willard of Galena and David (Tiia) Willard of Oregon; daughter, Mary (Richard) Krug of Oregon; 8 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Also predeceased by her parents and brother, Vern Bloom. Funeral services will be held at 11:00am Monday March 10 in Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, Oregon preceded by a visitation beginning at 10:00am. Pastor Javier Martinez of Lighthouse United Methodist Church will officiate. Burial in Chapel Hill Memorial Park, Dixon. Memorials in Florenceā€™s name may be made to Lighthouse United Methodist Church.

Visitation:

10AM Monday, March 10 in FHG, Oregon

Service:

11AM Monday, March 10 in FHG, Oregon

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