Obituary: Mary Devos, 68, of East Peoria

Staff Writer
East Peoria Times-Courier

EAST PEORIA — Mary K. DeVos, 68, of East Peoria, died at 1:38 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, at OSF Saint Francis Hospital in Peoria. 

Born Jan. 25, 1945, in Rushville to Challis and Virginia Taylor Warrington, she married Dan DeVos Aug. 29, 1964, in Peoria, he survives.

Also surviving are her three children, Danelle (Steve) Reeves, Todd DeVos, and Mike (Karey) DeVos, all of East Peoria; one sister, Sara Russell of Peoria; one brother, Larry (Judy) Warrington of Canton; eight grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her parents and brother-in-law, Ernie Russell.

She worked as a Certified Nurses Aid and was an activity director at Morton Terrace for 20 years. She also worked at OSF St. Clair Home in Peoria.  

A funeral service was Nov. 17, 2013, at Deiters Funeral Home and Crematory in East Peoria. The Rev. John Bunch officiated. 

Visitation was Nov. 17 at the funeral home. 

Cremation rites were accorded following the service. 

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association. 

Mary’s memorial website is available at where  condolences may also be sent to the family.