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Estela Pledge Obituary

December 7, 2017

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MACOMB, IL – A memorial mass for retired Western Illinois University health education coordinator Estela Pledge will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12 at St. Paul Catholic Church in Macomb.

She passed away in Texas Nov. 29.

Pledge began working at Western in August 2004 and retired in May 2016. She was a clinical supervisor and health education coordinator in the University's counseling department.

Pledge also received her bachelor's and master's degrees from Western.

She is survived by one son, Tom; one grandson and one great-granddaughter.

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