Mildred Jane Hartter

March 12, 1936 ~ July 11, 2020 (age 84)


Mildred Jane Hartter, 84, of Eureka, IL passed away at 1:25 p.m. on Saturday, July 11, 2020 at the Apostolic Christian Home of Eureka.
She was born on March 12, 1936 in Peoria, IL a daughter of Sam and Anna Schurch Hartter.
Survivors include one nephew, Randy (Connie) Grusy of Eureka; three nieces, Charlotte Liggett of Lincoln, NE; Doris (Jess) Lionberger of Dallas City, IL; Jan Holliger of Eureka; three great nieces and one great nephew; 13 great-great nieces and nephews and 1 great-great-great niece.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother, Calvin Hartter and one sister, Martha Grusy; brother-in-law, Alf Grusy and sister-in-law, Rosemary Sharp Hartter, and one nephew-in-law Kenneth Liggett.
Jane worked at several places including the Jefferson Bank in downtown Peoria, Sealtest/Breyers Dairy, WEEK channel 25, and retired from the Unit 150 Peoria School District. She loved and had various pets during her life that included Dachshund dogs and cats.
Jane enjoyed time with family and friends, traveling, and will be remembered for many things, including her sense of humor. She will be greatly missed by all.
A private memorial celebration will be held at 11 am on Thursday, July 23, 2020 at the Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in Eureka. Bill Wettstein will officiate. Burial will be in Olio Township Cemetery in Eureka. Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in Eureka is handling arrangements for the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Apostolic Christian Nursing Home in Eureka, or the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. Online condolences and tributes may be sent to the family at

Private Service

JUL 23. 11:00 AM (CST)

Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home
508 South Main Street
Eureka, IL 61530

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