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PEKIN ~ Jane Lucille Singer, 75, of Pekin, passed away at 10:35 p.m. Monday, May 1, 2017 at her sister’s home.

Born February 13, 1942 in Pana to John and Ida (Wilbur) Cole, she married Edmund Aloysius Singer on November 2, 1965 in Long Beach, California.  He died on March 10, 2006.  Also preceding her in death are her parents; four brothers and three sisters.

Surviving are two sons, Ed (Rhonda) Singer of Coon Rapids, Minnesota and Shawn (Karissa) Singer of East Lyme, Connecticut; three grandchildren and one sister, Delina (Howard) Sly of Pekin.

Jane had served in the United States Army from 1961 until 1964.

A homemaker, she enjoyed being outdoors, gardening and just working with her hands.  There weren’t too many things she was afraid to attempt.

Cremation has been accorded by Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin. There will be no local services or visitation.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to Tazewell Animal Protective Society, 100 Taps Lane, Pekin, IL 61554.

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