Nov. 15, 2008

Barbara J. Mohr, 79, of Chillicothe, died Saturday, Nov. 15, 2008, at Lutheran Hillside Village.

She was born Sept. 25, 1929, in Jacksonville to Harry and Beulah Raybourn Ritter.

Surviving are her daughters, Lisa (William) Platz of Chillicothe and Linda Baker of San Jose; one son, Troy Mohr of Gig Harbor, Wash.; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Trudy Abbott.

She worked for Caterpillar Inc., Manito Lumber, the Pekin Times and Pepsi, retiring from Pepsi as a computer operator.

She was of the Lutheran faith.

Cremation has been accorded. No services will be held.

Memorials may be made to the Peoria Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, 4700 N. University, Suite 92, Peoria, IL 61614-5849.

The Cremation Society of Mid-Illinois Co. was in charge of arrangements.

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