Obituary: Eloise Toland, 90, Metamora

Staff Writer
Woodford Times

 Eloise V. Toland, 90, of Metamora died at 10:04 a.m. Thursday, July 5, 2012, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

Born on July 13, 1921, in Bath to the late Earky and Lela Friend Lippert, she married Floyd Toland on March 26, 1938, in Havana. He died on July 4, 1999.

Surviving are one daughter, Deana (Denny) Pepping of Washington; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Marsha Roberts and Estalee Maddox.

She also was preceded in death by a daughter, Donna Kelly.

Funeral services were Saturday at Deiters Funeral Home and Crematory in Washington. The Rev. Howard Love will officiated, with interment in Parkview Cemetery in Peoria. The family received friends at the funeral home on Saturday.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be given to the Peoria Area Humane Society.

Her memorial website can be found at, where online condolences can be left for the family.