Elizabeth Ann Deahl

July 5, 1924October 29, 2018

Elizabeth Ann Deahl, nee Edwards, age 94, was born July 5, 1924 in Huntington, Long Island to the late Alfred and Ethel Edwards. She graduated from New York Hospital as a Registered Nurse. She went on to work for 18 years at North Chicago Downy VA Hospital as head nurse in the drug and alcohol program. Elizabeth married her beloved husband, the late John J. Deahl, in July, of 1945, and moved to Wilmette, they were married for over 68 years. She is survived by her loving children Suzanne (Duane) Prather, Peter Deahl, Tim (Pam) Deahl, Nancy (Byron) Barkules, 9 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. She was a long-time member of Winnetka Bible Church with a passion for spreading the gospel through missions. Visitation 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Thursday, November 1, 2018, at William H. Scott Funeral Home, 1100 Greenleaf Ave., Wilmette, IL 60091. A memorial service will be held 1:00 p.m., Saturday, November 10, 2018 at Winnetka Bible Church. In lieu of flowers, donations to Winnetka Bible Church Missions Fund, 555 Birch St., Winnetka, IL 60093 in Elizabeth's name appreciated.


  • Visitation Thursday, November 1, 2018
  • Memorial Service Saturday, November 10, 2018

Elizabeth Ann Deahl

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