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Elaine B. Garvey

December 10, 1932 ~ May 10, 2019 (age 86)

Elaine B. Garvey, 86 of Champaign, passed away at 9:21 a.m. Friday, May 10, 2019 at University Rehab Center, Urbana. 

Elaine was born December 10, 1932 in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, the daughter of Gordon and Maude (McCleland) Mark.  She married John J. M. Garvey on August 17, 1950 in Urbana.  He preceded her in death on September 22, 1996.

She is survived by 2 daughters, Laurie Lee (Mike) of Tallahassee, FL and Pat Meyers (Doug) of Champaign and a son, John Garvey of Champaign.  She is also survived by a brother, Harvey Mark and a sister, Helen Yauck both of Regina, Saskatchewan, six grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.  She is preceded in death by her husband, a sister, a brother and a grandson.

Elaine was a homemaker and a member of First Christian Church of Champaign.

Graveside services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday July 26 at Woodlawn Cemetery, Urbana.    Memorial contributions may be made to the First Christian Church of Champaign, 3601 S. Staley Rd., Champaign, IL 61822.  Condolences may be offered at

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