|Eleanor D. Wellever|
BRAIDWOOD-Eleanor D. (Saby) Wellever, 97 of Braidwood passed away Monday, Jan. 28, 2013 at Heritage Health in Dwight.
She was born in Battle Lake, MN, grew up in Flandreu, SD and moved to Chicago upon completion of high school and business college. In 1977 she and her husband, Arthur retired to Hot Springs, AR, a place she dearly loved. In 2000, three years after her husband's death, she came to live with her daughter, Sue in Braidwood.
Eleanor is survived by two daughters, Sue Ruberts and Leah Junkert and to sons, Frank (Lois) and William (Mary) Wellever, 21 grandchildren, 37 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, 11 a.m. at Fellowship Bible Church, 122 Morris St., Joliet. Luncheon will follow.
Memorials in her name can be made to Fellowship Bible Church or Vitas (Hospice), 5019 N. Executive Dr., Peoria, IL 61614.