Remmert Funeral Home

521 East Washington Street, East Peoria, IL


Clara "Jane" Lourash

December 27, 1931June 22, 2020

Clara “Jane” Lourash, 88, of East Peoria, IL passed away peacefully at 10:15 p.m. on Monday, June 22, 2020 at home.

She was born on December 27, 1931 in Newman, IL to Earl S. and Lola M. (Luallen) Homiare. She married Guy D. Lourash on February 3, 1947 in Decatur, IL. He passed away on October 23, 1999 in Peoria, IL.

Also preceding her in death are her parents and brother, Bradley Wells.

Jane is survived by her children, David Lourash of Pekin, Patricia (Dale) Gravat of Peoria, Dale (Sandie) Lourash of Ankeny, IA and Daniel (Jayne) Lourash of Peoria; 9 grandchildren; numerous great and great-great grandchildren; sisters, Joyce Weatherholt of Virginia Beach, VA, Joann (Wayne) Ward of Camargo, IL Bonnie Lourash of Morton, Mitzi (Benny) Rayborn of Wiggins, MS and sister in law, Sue Wells of Arthur, IL.

Jane was faithfully devoted to her church, Faith United Methodist Church and her family. She was a member of the East Peoria Women’s Club.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 27, 2020 at Faith United Methodist Church in East Peoria.

Pastor Danira Parra, Pastor Bob Baker and Pastor Gary Billiot will officiate.

Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Friday, June 26, 2020 at Remmert Funeral Home in East Peoria and an hour prior to services on Saturday at the church.

Burial will be in Swan Lake Memory Gardens in Peoria.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Faith United Methodist Church or OSF Hospice.

Online condolences may be made at www.remmertfuneralhome.com



  • Visitation

    Friday, June 26, 2020

  • Visitation

    Saturday, June 27, 2020

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    Saturday, June 27, 2020


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