Homewood IL - Candy Rae Meeker passed away at 8:35 am in her home after a battle with cancer. Candy was born on July 29th 1953 at St. James hospital in Chicago Heights IL. She lived her entire life in the Beecher - Steger area. Candy ran a cleaning business while also working as a bartender to raise her 3 sons. She was a very caring and lovable person. She loved spending time with her grandchildren. Candy will be missed by many. She was proceeded in death by her parents Raymond and Lavergne Walters and beloved son Jamie Meeker. She was survived by her sons Paul Meeker ( Colleen) and Thomas Meeker, her 5 grandchildren Brett Meeker, Trinity Meeker, Angel Meeker, Camren Morales and Destiny Meeker, her brother Norbert Wilkening (Connie),her niece Kathryn and many other loving family members.
Visitation will be held Sunday August 26th 3-7 pm at Hack Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted Monday August 27th at 11am at Hack Funeral Home. Pastor Michael Schneider will officiate at 11 am at Hack Funeral Home, 753 Hodges Street Beecher IL. Internment to follow at Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Crete IL. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to:
Alicia’s House, P.O. 1232, Beecher, IL 60401 or go online www.aliciashouse.org