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Wanda I Neu

Wanda I. Neu, 97 of Streator passed away Friday evening at Heritage Health and Senior Care, Streator.

A private family service will be held Tuesday at the Winterrowd Funeral Home.  Burial will be in the Defenbaugh Cemetery, Ancona.

Wanda was born on August 9, 1919 in Streator to Noah and Edith (Hicks) Defenbaugh.  She married George Neu on November 23, 1948.  He preceded her in death on December 12, 1977.

Surviving is a daughter Beverly Keesee of Streator, 13 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her husband, sons William and Donald Ryan, daughter Mary Ann Ryan, brothers, Loran, Donald, Arlie and Franklin Defenbaugh and sisters Lola Matsko and Alicia Powell.

Wanda retired from Thatcher Glass in 1982 and was a member of the Streator Eagles Auxiliary and VFW Auxiliary and was of the Catholic Faith.

Memorials may be made to a charity of the donors choice.

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Dear Neu & Defenbaugh family
Please accept these words of sympathy regarding the loss of your loved one Wanda. Through the many years shared together truly has deepen your appreciation for her as a loving mother, grandmother and friend. Without a doubt She will be missed by all who knew and loved her. With the support from family and friends, please know that you are never alone during this difficult time. Also you can find everlasting comfort from God's word, the Bible knowing He is near to all who are broken at heart and crushed in spirit
(Psalms 34:18)
May these words of comfort strengthen you during this difficult time
Please accept my deepest sympathies
Sincerely C. Flores

C Flores Jan 29 2017 12:00 AM