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Alva Jean Meurs

September 13, 1927 November 14, 2019
Alva Jean Meurs
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Obituary for Alva Jean Meurs

ALVA JEAN MEURS, 92, of Harbor Crest Nursing Home - Fulton, IL, died Thursday, November 14, 2019 at Harbor Crest.

Funeral services will be at 10:30 A.M. Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at the Fulton Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral, officiated by Mr. Ken Renkes. A visitation will be held from 4:00 – 6:00 P.M. Monday, November 18, 2019 at the funeral home. Interment will be in the Fulton Township Cemetery. A memorial to Unity Christian School has been established.

Alva Jean was born September 13, 1927, in Fulton, to John and Jennie (Faber) Temple. She was educated in the Fulton grade schools and attended Fulton High School. On December 6, 1946 she married Raymond Meurs in Fulton. He died May 7, 2009. Alva Jean was briefly employed by Burpee Seeds in Clinton, IA. She was a homemaker. Alva Jean was a member of First Christian Reformed Church in Fulton and she was very active with the Christian school when her children were young.

Survivors include one daughter, Sandra Jean (Walter) Gorzney of Morrison, IL; three sons, Jimmie Lee (Becky) Meurs of Davenport, IA, John Ray (Deborah) Meurs of Garden Plain, IL and Scott Dale (Dawn) Meurs of Morrison, IL; five grandchildren, Brian (Jean) Gorzney, Kelly (Andrew) Dykstra, Allison Meurs, Stacy (Elliot) Worth, and Cassandra Meurs; six great grandchildren, Ryder, Holden and Dax Gorzney; Bailey, Landon and Rylie Dykstra; two step grandchildren, Erica Meunier and Nate Hege; four step great grandchildren, Britney and Christopher Meunier, Jasmine and Ivey Hege.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Raymond; two brothers, Alvin and Joseph Temple.


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Visitation

Monday

18

Nov

4:00 PM 11/18/2019 4:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 11/18/2019 6:00:00 PM
Bosma-Renkes - Fulton Chapel

1500 10th Avenue
Fulton, IL 61252

Bosma-Renkes - Fulton Chapel
1500 10th Avenue Fulton 61252 IL
United States

Service

Tuesday

19

Nov

10:30 AM 11/19/2019 10:30:00 AM
Bosma-Renkes - Fulton Chapel

1500 10th Avenue
Fulton, IL 61252

Bosma-Renkes - Fulton Chapel
1500 10th Avenue Fulton 61252 IL
United States
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