Dorothy May (Slagel) Daniels Peitrowski, 98 of Tower Hill passed away on Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 4:15 a.m. at St. Mary’s Hospital in Decatur. She was born February 8, 1918 in Morrisonville, IL the Daughter Rupert and Mary (Freese) Slagel. She married Avera Daniels Sr. and he later preceded her in death in 1952. She then married Stanley Peitrowski and he also preceded her in death. She was a homemaker. She loved to crochet and sew she also loved to travel and tending to her flowers. Her favorite color was red as was evident by her wardrobe, cars and household décor. Most of all, she loved her family and was a very devoted mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great-great grandmother.


Surviving are her Daughters: Shirley May (Ken) Gandenberger of Pony, MT, Sharon Elaine Hamilton of Decatur, IL, Karen Kay (Dennis) Warnecke of Prairie Village, KS, Dorothy May (Rich) Juchnewicz or Fairfax, VA and Brenda Joy (Rob) Buerk of Tower Hill, IL; Sons: Avera Leo Daniels Jr. of Taylorville, IL, Richard Eugene Daniels of Wenona, IL, Robert Lee (Conchita) Daniels of Hampton, VA, Clifford Dean (Patricia) Daniels of Decatur, IL. Twenty-four Grandchildren; Thirty-six Great Grandchildren; Seventeen Great-Great Grandchildren; Sister: Norma Jean (Earl) Dixon of Morrisonville, IL; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. She was preceded in death by her Parents, Husbands, Son: Wayne Junior Daniels, Sister: Virginia, Brothers: Wayne Slagel and Chester Gibson.


Visitation will be held Tuesday, March 8, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at Sutton Memorial Home, Taylorville, IL. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at Sutton Memorial Home, Taylorville, IL with Pastor Gerald McPhillips officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery, Taylorville, IL.  


Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangments.

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