Ellen Leona FOSTER 1 2
- Born: 19 Feb 1916, La Prairie Twp, Marshall Co, IL 1 3
- Marriage (1): Floyd John TAYLOR on 28 Oct 1941 in Princevllle, Peoria Co, IL 1
- Marriage (2): Charles Frederick RICHOZ on 13 Nov 1956 in Princeville, Peoria Co, IL 1
- Died: 18 Oct 2008, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL at age 92 1 3
- Buried: Princeville Twp Cem, Princeville, Peoria Co, IL 1
Name: Ellen L. Richoz
Last Residence: 61523 Chillicothe, Peoria, Illinois
Born: 19 Feb 1916
Died: 18 Oct 2008
State (Year) SSN issued: Illinois (Before 1951)
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Ellen Leona Foster Taylor Richoz
Born: Feb. 19, 1916 - Marshall County, Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 18, 2008 - Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, USA
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PRINCEVILLE, IL - Ellen L. Richoz, 92, a resident of Riverview Retirement Community in East Peoria, formerly of Princeville, died at 8:40 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, 2008, at Proctor Hospital in Peoria, IL.
Ellen was born Feb. 19, 1916, in LaPrairie Township, Marshall County, Ill., the daughter of Roy Wesley and Lilla Henrietta Crady Foster. She married Floyd John Taylor on Oct. 28, 1941, in Princeville. He died Dec. 22, 1944, in Italy, while serving in World War II. She then married Charles F. Richoz on Nov. 13, 1956, in Princeville. He died May 26, 1994, in Princeville.
Also preceding her in death were her parents, one brother, two sisters, two stepsons and one stepdaughter.
Surviving are one son, Ben (and Jackie) Taylor of Chillicothe; one daughter, Nancy Hall of Peoria; two granddaughters, Wendi Weith of Seattle, Wash., and Kelsey Hall of Downers Grove, Ill.; one grandson, John (and Melissa) Taylor of Kansas City, Kan.; foster granddaughter, Darlene (and Sean) Coleman of Granville, Ill.; 11 stepgrandchildren, Angela Hall of Bloomington, Ill., Jennifer Konczyk of Lincoln, Ill., Julia Hall of Peoria, David Richoz of Minnesota, Michelle Ekleberry and Jacque Neal, both of Colorado, Andrea Williams of Missouri, Debbie Meyers of Florida, Diane Barclay of New York, and Donna Harber and Deidre Petrillo of Michigan; several great-grandchildren; and two daughters-in-law, Judy Richoz of Denver, Colo., and Mary Lou Doubat of Detroit, Mich.
Ellen was a member of the Princeville Garden Club and the Princeville Eastern Star.
She also was a member of the Princeville United Methodist Church, where funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 24, 2008. Pastor Rex Hendrix will officiate. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, 2008, at Hammitt-Hott Funeral Home in Princeville. Burial will be in Princeville Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to her church or Akron/Princeville Ambulance Service.
Published in the Peoria Journal Star from 10/21/2008 - 10/22/2008
Floyd John Taylor (1911 - 1944)
Charles Frederick Richoz (1905 - 1994)
Burial: Princeville Township Cemetery, Princeville, Peoria County, Illinois, USA
Ellen married Floyd John TAYLOR, son of Jonathan Henry TAYLOR and Maude Lillian STOCKMAN, on 28 Oct 1941 in Princevllle, Peoria Co, IL.1 (Floyd John TAYLOR was born on 8 Mar 1911 in Peoria Co, IL,1 died on 22 Dec 1944 in Naples, Campania, Italy 1 and was buried in Princeville Twp Cem, Princeville, Peoria Co, IL 1.)
Ellen next married Charles Frederick RICHOZ, son of Paul RICHOZ and Mary Caroline GLISSMAN, on 13 Nov 1956 in Princeville, Peoria Co, IL.1 (Charles Frederick RICHOZ was born on 11 Jun 1905 in Bloomington, McLean Co, IL,1 3 died on 26 May 1994 in Princeville, Peoria Co, IL 1 3 and was buried in Princeville Twp Cem, Princeville, Peoria Co, IL 1.)