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Betty J. Elko


STREATOR — Betty J. Elko, 87, of Streator, passed away Monday, May 7, at her residence.

Cremation rites will be accorded. Private family burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park, Streator. Solon-Telford Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Born Sept. 4, 1930, in Ottawa, she was the daughter of Newman and Evelyn (Venson) Anderson. She married Edward Elko. He preceded her in death on Sept. 16, 1995.

She is survived by a sister, Joan LaPradd; brothers, Wendell Anderson, Donald (Mary) Anderson and Dean Anderson; her niece and caregiver, Denise Scheib; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a sister, Marilyn Tunget; and brothers, Sidney and Ray Anderson.

Condolences may be left for the family at

Solon-Telford Funeral Home

301 S. Park St., Streator, IL 61364


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