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Julie Tharp

September 20, 1934 July 3, 2016
Julie Tharp
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Julie M. Tharp, 81, of Spring Valley passed away Sunday, July 3, 2016 at Pekin Hospital. She was born September 20, 1934 in Spring Valley to James R. and Della Rose Savitch Barto. She married Oscar Jefferson Tharp January 28, 1956 in Spring Valley; he preceded her in death January 28, 2005. She was also preceded in death by her parents and daughter, Cindy Sturgeon. She is survived by her daughter, Micki (Joseph) Stachura of Morton; son, Jeffrey (Julie) Tharp of Morton; grandchildren, Sonja Cruz, Derek Stachura, Amber (Jim) McCarthy, Jeffrey Tharp, Jenica (Seth) Tuggle and great-grandchildren, Taylor Cruz, Brayden Cruz, Lilyen McCarthy, Vylet McCarthy, William Tuggle and Evelyn Tuggle. Julie worked for OSF St. Francis Medical Center and later for the Department of Human Services in Pekin for 17 years. She was an active member of St. Anthony Catholic Church in Spring Valley. Per her wishes cremation has been accorded and no services will be held.

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