Farmington – Eleanor Mae McKeever Moll (Mollie), 100, of Farmington, went to her heavenly family on Sunday, November 3, 2019 at 2:37 AM at Farmington Country Manor. She was born on February 14, 1919 at her home in Trivoli, IL to William and Susan Belle (Moul) McKeever. She married Harry “Pete” Moll on February 12, 1939 in Peoria, IL. He preceded her in death on March 28, 1994.
Eleanor was also preceded in death by her parents, five brothers, Wayne, Don, Ken, Skeeter, and Paul McKeever, and two sisters, Leatha Ulm and Ilene Downing.
Surviving are three children, Sandra (Wes) Martin, April Garlish (Bill Rudd), and Alan Moll; seven grandchildren, Lisa and Jon Proctor, David, Darren, and Jamie Garlish, Ryan Moll, Abbey Reynolds, and Kayley McCloskey; five step-grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and many great-great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews!
Eleanor attended Trivoli Grade School and Farmington High School. She was a homemaker and a loving mother. Eleanor and Pete managed Farmington Movie Theater and later Ace Bowling Lanes. She was an avid bowler and a member of the Farmington American Legion. She loved being with her family and passed on her love of cat’s to many of her children.
Graveside service will be held at 1:30 PM on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at Oak Ridge Cemetery in Farmington, IL. Pastor Terry England will officiate. The family is planning on a celebration of life at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Fulton County Humane Society or Stray Animal Midway Shelter (SAMS) in Hanna City, IL. To make online condolences you may go to www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com