Platt, Barbara Jean (nee Booth) 84, passed away Sunday May 26, 2013 at Seasons Hospice. She was born December 31, 1928 in Goreville, IL the daughter of the late James and Mary Etta (Gordon) Booth. She was a longtime member of Fourth Street United Methodist Church. She is survived by her daughters, Karen (Jeff) Hart of Aurora and Carla (Jeff) Scull of Yorkville; her five grandchildren, Kurt (Jeanice) Muth, Chris (Allysia) Muth, Courtney Hart, Jared Hart and Kaelyn Scull; her three great-grandchildren, Tess Muth, Cole Muth and Barrett Muth; her two sisters, Mildred Bernard of Laguna Hills, CA and Lillian Baldwin of Longmont, CO; many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Frederick Platt Jr. Funeral services will be held Wednesday 5:30 p.m. May 29, 2013 at The Healy Chapel, 370 Division Dr. Sugar Grove, IL. Visitation will be held from 3:30 p.m. until the time of service at the funeral home. Interment will be private at Lincoln Memorial Park. Memorials can be directed to Fourth Street United Methodist Church or Seasons Hospice. For further information please call (630)466-1330 or visit our website at www.healychapel.com to sign the online guestbook.
Published in Beacon News on May 27, 2013