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Rachel Meyer

October 11, 1927 — September 30, 2016

Eureka- Rachel I. Meyer, 88, of Eureka, IL passed away at 6:10 a.m. on Friday, September 30, 2016 at the Apostolic Christian Home of Eureka.

She was born on October 11, 1927 in Washington, IL a daughter of Magnus F. and Esther Hunziker Hartman. She married Clifford C. Meyer on September 13, 1947 in Secor, IL. He passed away on February 14, 1990.

Survivors include two daughters, Bev (Jim) League of Smyrna, TN; Cindy (Bill) Kelso of Duvall, WA; five grandchildren, Chris (Kelleigh) League, Andy (Shannon) League, Kelly (Ryan) Johnson, Mike (Kendra) Kelso, Matt (Hilary) Kelso; 13 great-grandchildren; one brother-in-law, Malcolm Amstutz of Morton, IL one sister-in-law, Carrie Hartman of Congerville, IL.

She was preceded in death by her parents, brother Eugene Hartman and sister, Verna Amstutz.

Rachel owned and operated Rachel's Beauty Shop in Eureka for over 60 years.

She was a member of First Things First (FTF) Sunday School at Grace Presbyterian Church in Peoria, IL.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 am on Tuesday, October 4, at Eureka Bible Church. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 pm on Monday, October 3 at Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in Eureka and before the ceremony from 10-10:30 at the church. Burial will be in Olio Township Cemetery in Eureka.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Grace Presbyterian Church in Peoria or the Apostolic Christian Home of Eureka.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at


OCT 3. 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CDT)

Argo-Ruestman-Harris Eureka
508 South Main Street
Eureka, IL 61530-1316

Funeral service

OCT 4. 10:30 AM (CDT)

Eureka Bible Church
Eureka, IL

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