Sally Jo Eddy age 59, of Belvidere, IL left this earth Monday night, February 26th, 2018 surrounded by her family. Sally suffered from dementia and most recently battled breast cancer and MDS. Sally was a fighter until the end; her kind soul and feisty spirit will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Sally grew up playing softball at B.Y.B and loved to ice skate. She was an avid Green Bay Packer Fan; she loved to dance and listen to music, but Sally enjoyed nothing more than spending time with her family. Sally was a loyal and dedicated employee of Warner Electric.
Sally spent over 30 years with Jim Wille and she cherished the life that they shared together. In addition to Jim, Sally is loved and will be missed by her mother, Shirley; sisters, Sue (Ed) Skrine, Sherry Eddy (Shelly Ellis), Shelly (Kevin) Bennett ; nieces,Jenny (Kenny) Clifton ,Jamie (Phil) Effler, Stephanie (Lalo) Alvares, Stacey Frazier; Cherished nieces and nephews, Nathan, Makenzee, Jake, Rayley, Jeric, Ava, Adriana, Makayla and Jayceon, Riley, Morgan, and Mackenzie; Sally is preceded in death by her grandparents and father, Bud.
Sally’s family would like to give special thanks to Uncle Larry for taking Sally to her doctor appointments, and to Dr. Shaukat and his amazing team; as well as all the nurses at OSF, and the Palliative Care Staff, all of whom treated Sally with such kindness and respect.
Please join the family in celebrating Sally’s life with a memorial gathering from noon until 2:00 p.m. Saturday March 3, 2018 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Avenue, Belvidere, IL, and a memorial service at 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts can be given in care of Sally’s family. To light a candle or to share a memory, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com