Born: April 09, 1933
Died: March 05, 2012
PEORIA- Alma Mae Aldrich, 78, of Peoria, passed away at 5:41 AM, Monday, March 5, 2012 at her residence. She was born April 9, 1933 in Peoria, a daughter of Clay W. and Lois L. Weger Jennings. She married Richard C. Aldrich on April 12, 1953 in Peoria, he survives.
Other survivors include her son, Donald (Sherrie) Aldrich of Peoria; two daughters, Diana (Dean) Wilson of Hanna City and Denise (fiancé, David Schalk) Schlink of Peoria; six Grandchildren; five Great-Grandchildren and one half-sister, Carol (Frank) Beard of Virginia Beach, VA.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her sister, Phyllis Hall.
Alma worked at OSF St. Francis Medical Center as an LPN primarily in the pre-natal nursery, and at other locations in Peoria and Tucson, AZ.
She was a member of the First Christian Church since 1943.
Special thanks to OSF Hospice nurse Jan who provided loving care to the family.
Her funeral service will be at 10 AM, Thursday, March 8, at the Resurrection Mausoleum Chapel. Dr. Bruce Dobbins will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Entombment is in Resurrection Mausoleum. Wright & Salmon Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Susan G. Komen Foundation or to OSF Hospice.
Tributes and condolences may be submitted to www.wrightandsalmon.com