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Dorothy Blum

February 23, 1929 November 30, 2018
Dorothy Blum
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Obituary for Dorothy Blum

Dorothy (Schmitt) Blum, 89, of Cedar Point, passed away Friday afternoon, November 30, 2018 at the Ottawa Pavilion. A prayer service will be 10:30 Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at the Prey-Mueller Funeral Home, Oglesby followed by a 11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at Holy Family Church, Oglesby with Rev. Gary Blake, pastor officiating.  Burial will follow in St. Vincent’s Cemetery, LaSalle.  Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Mrs. Blum was born on February 23, 1929 in Peru to Joseph and Dorothy (Norton) Schmitt.  She married LeRoy Blum on April 14, 1951 in St. Joseph’s Church, Peru.  She was a homemaker and a member of Holy Family Church, Oglesby.  Dorothy was an avid Cubs fan all of her life. She is survived by her children, James (Fiancé Karen Burress) Blum of rural Peru; Linda (Patrick) Petelin of LaSalle and Robert (Cheri) Blum of Oglesby; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and one brother, Joseph (Peg) Schmitt of Sheffield. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; two brothers and one sister. Memorial contributions may be directed to the donor’s choice.


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Visitation

Tuesday

4

Dec

9:00 AM 12/4/2018 9:00:00 AM - 10:30 AM 12/4/2018 10:30:00 AM
Prey-Mueller Funeral Home, Oglesby

231 West Walnut Street
Oglesby, IL 61348

Prey-Mueller Funeral Home, Oglesby
231 West Walnut Street Oglesby 61348 IL
United States

Prayer Service

Tuesday

4

Dec

10:30 AM 12/4/2018 10:30:00 AM
Prey-Mueller Funeral Home, Oglesby

231 West Walnut Street
Oglesby, IL 61348

Prey-Mueller Funeral Home, Oglesby
231 West Walnut Street Oglesby 61348 IL
United States

Mass

Tuesday

4

Dec

11:00 AM 12/4/2018 11:00:00 AM
Holy Family Catholic Church

311 North Woodland Avenue
Oglesby, Illinois 61348

Holy Family Catholic Church
311 North Woodland Avenue Oglesby 61348 Illinois
United States
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