Michael F. Barlow

July 3, 1947June 11, 2021

PEKIN ~ Michael F. Barlow, 73, of Pekin, passed away at 11:20 a.m. Friday, June 11, 2021 at Hallmark Healthcare of Pekin.

Born July 3, 1947 in Peoria to Glen and Bonnie (Bowen) Barlow, he married Dianne J. Mason on February 14, 1992 in Pekin. She survives.

Also surviving are one daughter, Amy (Brian) Siemers of Hendersonville, Tennessee; two stepsons, Timothy W. Ricci and Marc D. Ricci, both of Pekin; one step-grandson, David Ricci of Pekin and one sister, Judy Marchulones of Peoria.

His parents preceded him death.

Michael served in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam era.

He retired as an industrial salesman. He was an avid Cubs fan.

There will be no services or visitation. Cremation has been accorded by Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin.

Memorial contributions may be made to Tazewell Animal Protective Society, 100 Taps Lane, Pekin, Illinois 61554.

To express condolences online, visit


No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.


Michael F. Barlow

have a memory or condolence to add?

Vickie Koch

June 14, 2021

I am so sorry for your loss, Dianne. May the wonderful memories you have give you comfort at this time. Keeping you and your family in my thoughts and prayers.

Kevin Cone

June 14, 2021

So sorry for your loss Dianne. Keeping you and your family in our thoughts and prayers. Take care and God bless you all. Kevin Cone