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Corabelle Chuse

October 6, 1911 — December 30, 2014

Corabelle R. Chuse, 103, formerly of 4313 N. Westlake Lane, died at 9 p.m. Tuesday, December 30, 2014 at Lutheran Hillside Village in Peoria.

Born October 6, 1911 in Peoria to Wilbur and Cora Miller, she married Ferd B. Chuse on October 6, 1951, in Champaign. He preceded her in death.

She outlived her 9 siblings. She is survived by generations of nieces and nephews.

She was an elementary teacher who first taught in a 1-room school and later in the Peoria Schools at Blaine Sumner for 25 years.

She was a graduate of Bradley (1935) and member of Sigma Chi Gamma. She was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church, the Altar Guild, and Peoria Women's Club.

Visitation will be at 12:30 p.m. and funeral services at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, January 3, 2014 at Cumerford-Hurd Funeral Home. Burial will be in Swan Lake Memory Gardens.

Memorials may be made to St. Paul's Episcopal Church.

Corabelle's online memorial website may be viewed at

Graveside Service

JAN 3. 12:00 AM (CST)

Swan Lake Memory Gardens
4601 W. War Memorial Dr.
Peoria, IL 61615


JAN 3. 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM (CST)

Cumerford-Hurd Funeral Home
428 W. McClure Ave
Peoria, IL 61604

Funeral Ceremony

JAN 3. 1:30 PM (CST)

Cumerford-Hurd Funeral Home
428 W. McClure Ave
Peoria, IL 61604

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