Lisa TuckerApril 11, 1946 ~ October 2, 2017 (age 71)
Lisa Tucker, 71, of Streator passed away Monday, October 2, 2017 at Heritage Health Therapy and Senior Care, Streator, surrounded by family.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 A.M. Friday at the Solon-Telford Funeral Home, 301 S. Park St., Streator.
Visitation will be from 9-11 A.M. Friday at the Solon-Telford Funeral Home, Streator.
Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park, 1541 E. 16th Rd. Streator. Pallbearers will be Ed Voights, Gary Barton, Larry Willis, Rick Delyea and Scott Virzi. Honorary pallbearer will be Robert Feigenbaum.
Born April 11, 1946 in St. Louis, Missouri she was the daughter of Melvin and Rose (Eisen) Silberberg. She married Hubert G. Tucker on January 8, 1966 at St. Mary’s Church in Belleville, Illinois.
She is survived by her husband Hubert Tucker of Streator; daughters, Monica (Scott) Virzi of Bloomington and Annette (Rick) Delyea of Hartsville, South Carolina; a granddaughter, Morgan Davis of Bloomington and a sister, Phyllis (Larry) Willis of Havana.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Born and raised in the St. Louis area she attended East St. Louis grade schools and graduated from East St. Louis High School. She moved to the Streator area in 1966.
She worked for the Tri County Opportunities Council as an Intake Worker/Social Worker retiring in April of 2017.
She was a member of the Boot Kickers Dancing Club, American Legion Auxiliary, Eagles Auxiliary, Civil Defense Auxiliary and the Streator Welcome Wagon. She was also active through the years as a Girl Scout and Brownie Leader and was a volunteer coach of the Color Guard at Streator High School.
Lisa enjoyed traveling through the years along with her husband. She also loved crafting, scrapbooking, working in the yard and reading.
Memorials may be directed to the O.S.F. Hospice of Ottawa (www.osfhealthcarefoundation.org)
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.solontelford.com