Natalie Bizarri


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Posted Online: March 31, 2013, 4:42 pm
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Natalie Jean Bizarri, 87, of Coal Valley, passed away Saturday, March 30, 2013, at Illini Restorative Care Center, Silvis.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at First Presbyterian Church, Coal Valley. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Monday at the church. Burial will be at Coal Valley Cemetery. Memorials will be split between her favorite charities.
Natalie was born Nov. 9, 1925, at her home in Sherrard, the daughter of Charles R. and Velta E. Miller Huston. She married James E. Bizarri March 19, 1946, in Moline. He passed away Feb. 3, 2003.
Natalie was owner and operator of Sables Jewelry in East Moline with her late husband. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Coal Valley, Pilot's Club, the Auxiliary of Illini Hospital and OES in Coal Valley. Natalie was also a 4H leader and a former PTA member.
Natalie cherished the time she spent with family and friends.
Survivors include her sons, James L. (Cathy) Bizarri, Taylor Ridge, Charles A. (Mary Ann) Bizarri, Lynn Center, David E. (Mary L.) Bizarri, East Moline and Daniel Bizarri, Geneseo; grandchildren James "Jay," Darren (Mary), Brian, Ryan (Jennifer), Jessica (Tony), Janelle (Luke) and Jaime; great-grandchildren, Chase, Carmen, Cole, Kaylee, Payton, Taylor, Carter, Claire, Collin, Colton and Cheyanne; great-great-granddaughter, Nevaeh; sister Mary Lou (Tony Smith) Liston; and a sister-in-law, Donna Huston, Moline, and her children.












 



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