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Vonee Culp

January 18, 1917 — July 14, 2013

Vonee Culp, age 96, of Peoria died on Sunday, July 14, 2013 at her home.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 19, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. at Cumerford-Hurd Funeral Home located at 428 W. McClure Avenue, Peoria. Rev. Karl Kraemer will officiate. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service time at the funeral home. Burial will be held at Swan lake Memory Gardens.

Vonee was born on January 18, 1917 in Avon the daughter of Fred and Unes Keller. She married Glen C. Culp on September 15, 1939 in Peoria.

Vonee graduated from the St. Francis School of Nursing and a member of the St. Francis Alumni Association. She worked as a nurse for Dr. E.C. Kelly and then for the Pediatrics Unit at OSF St. Francis Medical Center.

Vonee like to sew and do needle work. She and her husband, Glen, did a lot of traveling; her favorite place that she visited many times was to Hawaii.

Vonee was a member of the Peoria Heights Congregational Church. She was also a member of the Daughters of the Niles, OTHO No. 36, of Peoria.

Vonee is survived by her husband, two sons: Gareth Culp and Danny (Melissa) Culp both of Peoria and one great granddaughter, Paige Bragg of Peoria. She is preceded in death by her parents, a brother, a sister and a granddaughter.

In Lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Shriner's Hospital for Children or to Easter Seals.

To view Vonee's memorial website and leave condolences visit


JUL 19. 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CDT)

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


JUL 19. 11:00 AM (CDT)

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

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