Vera M. Vance, 99, of Milan, died Wednesday January 9, 2013 at Amber Ridge, Moline.
Services were 1:30 p.m. Monday at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 201 E. 4th Ave., Milan. Interment will be at the Aledo Cemetery, Aledo.. Visitation was 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church, Milan.
Vera Marie Spitznogle was born February 9, 1913 in Joy, the daughter of Levi and Pearl E. Poland Spitznogle. She married Rex A. Vance on June 29, 1933 in Aledo. He preceded her in death on February 21, 2012.
Vera was a homemaker. She loved spending time with her family and friends.
She was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Milan, and the “Cover Girls” sewing circle of the church. She enjoyed sewing, quilting, and traveling.
Surviving are her children (and spouses), Janet (Ronald) Gaylord, Rock Island, and James (Sonya) Vance, Phoenix, AZ; five grandchildren and ten great- grandchildren.
Vera is preceded in death by her parents, husband, and one brother, at birth.
Online condolences may be left for the family at wheelanpressly.com.