Elizabeth “Betty” A. Neal, 83, of St. Anne, Ill. and formerly of Evergreen Park, Ill., Centerville and Rathbun, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013 at Presence Merkle-Knipprath Nursing Home in Clifton, Ill.
Elizabeth was born June 18, 1930 in Kanopolis, Kan., the daughter of Roy and Mary and they preceded her in death. She married Walter E. Neal on April 1, 1950 in Chicago and he preceded her in death in 1999.
She is survived by one son, Gregory (Laura) Neal of St. Ann, Ill.; two sisters, Pauline Cliff of San Diego, Calif. and Loretta Williams of Cincinnati, IA; two grandchildren, Timothy (Colleen) Neal Sr. of Oak Forest, Ill. and Daniel (Jessica Lamm) Neal of Evergreen Park, Ill.; and four great-grandchildren, Timothy Neal Jr., Anthony, Tyler and Angelina Neal all of Oak Forest, Ill.
Mrs. Neal worked for Crane Company as a payroll clerk.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral service on Monday, Dec. 9, 2013 at Knapp Funeral Home in Clifton, Ill. The Rev. Vern Arseneau will officiate.
Memorials may be made to St. Judes, Wounded Warriors or Fischer House.
Please sign the online guestbook at knappfuneralhomes.com.