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Louise Taber

Published: Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT
Louise Taber

PROPHETSTOWN – Louise Taber, 83, of Prophetstown, died Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, at her home. She was a registered nurse at Colonial Acres in Rock Falls, retiring in 1990.    

Louise was born Feb. 16, 1930, in Geneseo, the daughter of Margaret DeCap. She married Roy B. Taber Jr. on Nov. 5, 1955, in Erie. He preceded her in death on Nov. 3, 1989.

Survivors include one daughter, Brenda (Jim) Smith, and one son, Brad (Michelle) Taber, both of Prophetstown; two granddaughters; and one sister, Jo Ann Bunch of Rock Falls.

She also was preceded in death by her mother.

There will be no visitation. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Bosma-Gibson Funeral Home in Prophetstown, with the Rev. Rodney Phelps, pastor of Advent Christian Church in Prophetstown, officiating. Interment will be at Sharon Cemetery in Erie.

A memorial has been established to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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