GALVA - Sue King, 73, of Galva, died at 9:18 AM, Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at Unity Health Point Methodist in Peoria.
Cremation has been accorded and a memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, January 11at Rux Funeral Home in Galva. Rev. Fred Reiner will officiate. Visitation will be held from 12:30 PM until the time of the services at the funeral home. Private inurnment will be held in West Jersey Cemetery at a later date. Memorials may be directed to Abilities Plus or to the Henry County Humane Society.
She was born May 13, 1940 in York, NE, the daughter of Dean and Martha (Gustafson) Sweat. She married Alan King on September 21, 1958 in LaFayette and he preceded her in death on April 3, 2006. Survivors include her son, Kenny King of Galesburg, her daughter, Debbie (John) Miller of Washington, IL, two grandchildren, Chase Miller of Washington, IL and Kelsey Miller of Springfield, IL a brother, Bert (Donna) Sweat of Toulon and her special friend, John Swank of Galva. She was also preceded in death by her parents.
Sue graduated from LaFayette High School in 1958. She was a homemaker and of the Methodist faith. This obituary may be viewed and private condolences left at www.ruxfuneralhome.com.