Beatrice Jane Gordon, 92 of Chillicothe passed away on August 3, 2022 peacefully in her sleep.
"Jane" was born in Peoria to Opal Beatrice & Louis Magee on August 23, 1929. She was married to Robert L Gordon. He preceded her in death. She is survived by her daughter Sue (Phil) Ringenberger of Florida and her son Richard (Donna) Gordon of Peoria. Jane also is survived by her three grandchildren, Rhett, Blake and Senta. Three step grandchildren, Rob, Andy & Chris. Eight great-grandchildren, Ace, Beckett, Beau, Zoey, Chloe, Katherine, Shirley & Judy. One sister Dorothy Radley of East Peoria survives.
Jane loved gardening, reading, solving crossword puzzles, painting & dancing. She found great joy in her gardening, especially her raspberry bushes where she would make the best jams and jellies. Jane adored her many pets, had a special fondness for her cats. She tended to and nursed back to health many a kitten. Grandma Jane was a loving grandmother, splurging with lots of homemade cookies and Dairy Queen treats. She was a marvelous dancer and could swing dance the night away. Grandma Jane will be missed.
Funeral Services will be held at Weber-Hurd in Chillicothe on Monday, August 8, 2022 at 1pm with visitation beginning at noon. Rev. Keith Lindgren will be officiating. Burial will immediately follow at Springdale Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Humane Society. Online condolences may be made through www.weberhurdfuneralhome.com