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Elizabeth J. "Betty" Salz

March 26, 1934 ~ May 17, 2019 (age 85)


  Elizabeth J. “Betty” Salz, 85, of Streator passed away Friday, May 17, 2019 at O.S.F. St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

  Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:30 A.M. Thursday at St. Michael the Archangel Church, Streator.  Msgr. Philip Halfacre will officiate.

  Visitation will be from 4-7 P.M. Wednesday at the Solon-Telford Funeral Home, Streator.  The rosary will be recited at 6:45 P.M.

  Burial will be in Sts. Peter and Paul Cemetery in Leonore.  Family members will serve as pallbearers.

  Born March 26, 1934 in Streator she was the daughter of Oliver and Mae (Brown) Nolan.  She married Raymond Salz on June 20, 1953. He survives in Streator. 

  She is survived by daughters, Sandy (Tom) Eader of Mt. Zion and Renee (Patrick) Hastings of Streator; grandchildren, Justin (Danielle) Warner of Texas, Amber (Kelly) Brackeen of Oklahoma and Lindsey (Patrick) Horath of Arkansas; 8 great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews also survive.

  She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Lynn Warner; a grandson, Todd Eader; sisters, Loretta Cameron, Jeanne Muntz, Ann Whalen and Zita Skaggs; and brothers, Richard, Robert, Edward, John, Donald and Oliver Nolan.

  Betty was born in Streator and was a graduate of Wenona High School.

  She was a member of the former St. Anthony Church and currently belonged to St. Michael the Archangel Church.

  She worked for Sunstar Foods for many years.

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May 22, 2019

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Solon-Telford Funeral Home
301 S. Park St.
Streator, Illinois 61364

Mass of Christian Burial
May 23, 2019

11:30 AM
St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church
801 Lundy St.
Streator, Illinois 61364

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