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Barbara J. Anderson
(09-01-1922 - 01-07-2012)

Barbara J. Anderson, 89 of Elgin passed away Saturday, January 7, 2012 at Provena St. Joseph Hospital. She was born September 1, 1922 the daughter of Zenas and Gladys Sullivan.
She worked many years in downtown Elgin at Spiess and Ackemann’s Department Stores. She was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Elgin.
She is survived by one daughter, Patricia (Clark) Houghtby of Elgin; one granddaughter, Jennifer Houghtby; and three great grandchildren, Christopher, Melissa and Carolyn; one sister-in-law Marie Sullivan of Elgin; and nieces Mary, Carol; nephew, Richard; two cousins Glena Kilgore of Springfield, IL and Dorothy Jevne of Rockford, IL .
She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother Zenas “Sully” Sullivan.
At her request there will be no visitation. Burial will be private. Memorials may be made to Make-a-Wish Foundation of Illinois 640 N. LaSalle Dr. Suite 280 Chicago, IL 60654.

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