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Michael Check

February 10, 1945 January 11, 2018
Michael Check
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Michael Check, 72, of Peoria passed away Thursday, January 11, 2018 at OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home in Peoria. He was born on February 10, 1945 in Peoria to Mr. & Mrs. Fred Check. He married Joanne Swanson in Lacon on July 2, 1966. Mike is survived by his wife, Joanne; sister, Patricia Kupper of Peoria and brother, Geoff Check of Memphis. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Linda Sayre. Mike worked at McDonnell Douglas (Boeing) in St. Louis, MO and retired in 1987. He was an avid antique collector and picker, Cardinal baseball fan and loved to fish. There will be a memorial service at Lutheran Hillside Village Waters of Life Chapel on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 2 p.m. Donations can be made to LHV Foundation Benevolent Care, 6901 N. Galena Rd., Peoria, IL 61614 or Institute for Cancer Research, 1560 Wilson Blvd., Suite 1000, Arlington, VA 22209.

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