Hartley, Ellen M. (Barry)

GALESBURG – Ellen M. Hartley, 92, Galesburg, died at 9 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016, in Marigold Health Care Center.
She was born Jan. 5, 1924, in Floyd Township, Warren County, the daughter of Richard and Minnie (Oliver) Barry. She married Donald O. Tabb. She then married Henry DeLattre. She later married Norman Hartley.
She is survived by a son, Richard (and Sue) Tabb of Quincy; a daughter, Sue Ellen Rebstock of Cleburne, Texas; grandchildren, Alex (and Kristin) Tabb, Philip Tabb, Lisa Flanagan Smith, and Kim (Jens) Hedegaard; great-grandchildren, Landon, Evan and Colin Tabb, Nikki Rodgers, Justin (and Susan) Smith, and Katrina, Kally, Krissy and Klaire Hedegaard; great-great-grandchildren, Alexander Smith, and Hayden and Aubrey Rodgers; and extended stepgrandchildren and stepgreat-grandchildren, Kenneth (and Rosemary) Rebstock, Ben (and Lisa) Rebstock, Tiffany (and Brett) Henderson, Brittany (and Jeff) Kovach, Hillary (and Shawn) McGonagill, Trey Rebstock, Alayna and Abigail Rebstock, Rylie Rose and Lexie Henderson, Blake Kovach, and Kaley and Kason McGonagill. In addition to her husbands, she was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Becky Flanagan-Hansen; and sons-in-law, Charlie Rebstock, Larry Flanagan, and Ken Hansen.
Ellen worked in the dietary department of the former Galesburg Research Hospital for many years before retiring. She graduated from Corpus Christi High School in 1942. She was a longtime member of Coldbrook Christian Church.
Visitation will be 9:30 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016, at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel. Funeral will follow at 11 a.m. with Rev. Rick Warren officiating. Burial will be in Silent Home Cemetery in Cameron. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Ellen’s name may be made to Coldbrook Christian Church or the activity fund at Marigold Health Care Center. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.


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