Vera L. Creason, 73, of Springfield, died at 10:50 am, Thursday, December 27, 2012 at her home. She was born August 18, 1939 in Springfield, to John and Luella Hamilton Dowllar. She married Eugene Creason in 1956 and he preceded her in death on October 25, 2010.
Her parents also preceded her in death.
Survivors include her daughter, Mary Ann (life partner: Kim Winkelmann) Creason of Oakford; two sons, Eugene “Pete” (Leann Dufner) Creason and John Creason both of Springfield; three grandchildren, Tiffany J. and Bryan Creason and Laura Winkelmann; four great-grandchildren; one sister, Edith Tuebener of Decatur; one brother Art Dowllar of MI and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Vera was of the Christian faith. She retired from St. John’s Hospital in 2002, where she had worked in the housekeeping department for twenty-five years.
Visitation: 12-1 pm Monday, December 31, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 1 pm, Monday, December 31, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or to the American Lung Association.