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Obituary: Eleta Catherine Julle

Eleta Catherine Julle

Eleta Catherine Julle

Eleta Catherine Julle, 94, of Illinois, went home to the Lord on Thursday, May 31, 2012, in Kingman. She was born June 25, 1917, in Hagerman, Idaho, to Nellie and Arthur Spangler.

Eleta was married in 1937 to William Leroy Julle in Wallowa, Ore. They had two children, Keith and Teresa. In 1949, they moved to Chicago where Eleta lived for 61 years in Riverdale, Ill. Eleta retired from Jewell Grocery Store in Riverdale. She enjoyed attending church and traveling after retirement, visiting Arizona many summers and spending time with family in Kingman. Other hobbies included reading, knitting, and lunch with her close friends. She also loved feeding and caring for her many cats. She had spent the last two years of her life in Kingman at the Sunshine Assisted Living Home. Eleta was an amazing wife, mother, grandmother and friend. She will be missed dearly and will forever be in her family's hearts.

She was preceded in death by her husband Leroy, her son Keith, and her daughter Teresa. She is survived by her daughter-in-law Marilyn Julle, granddaughter Pam Olney (Jon), her grandson Kevin Julle (Lisa) and five great-grandchildren, Sara, Hanna, Tyler, Kyle and Emma all of Kingman.

Eleta will be laid to rest next to her beloved husband Leroy at Oakland Memory Lanes in Dolton, Ill. Sutton Memorial Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

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