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Rachel E (Bennett) CreekJuly 29, 1925 ~ December 8, 2017 (age 92)
Rachel E. Creek age 92 of New Windsor, IL died Friday December 8 at Heartland Healthcare Center in Galesburg, IL. Funeral services are 1:30pm Monday December 11 at Maranatha Chapel in Alpha, IL. Burial is in the New Windsor Cemetery. Visitation is one hour prior to services, Monday at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be left to Tri-county Ambulance or The New Windsor Cemetery. Online condolences can be made at www.petersonwallinknox.com.
Rachel was born July 29, 1925 in Mt. Sterling, IA to David and Allena Madden Bennett. She married Arthur Wayne Creek on Aug 9, 1941 in Mt. Sterling, IA. He died in 2005.
Rachel graduated from Hurley’s Beauty School in Moline, and was a beautician in the New Windsor area for over 50 years. She loved cooking, baking, camping, traveling, attending Blue Grass music festivals and especially enjoyed the New Windsor Fair and Rodeo.
She is survived by a daughter; Jody (Tim) McWhorter of New Windsor, IL, one son; Douglas (Barb) Creek of Alpha, IL, a daughter in law Donita Creek of Alpha, 6 Grandchildren, 9 Great Grandchildren, 2 Great Great Grandchildren and several nieces and nephews
She was preceded in death by her parents, one son; Jerry, 2 grandchildren; Jimmy and Kyle, 6 sisters and one brother.
2031 US Hwy. 150, Alpha IL 61413
New Windsor Cemetery
600 North 5th Avenue, New Windsor IL 61465