Clipped From Freeport Journal-Standard
William N. Heer ELIZABETH - Funeral service (or Wiliam N. Heer of Elizabeth, who fanned in Derinda Township, Jo Daviess Daviess County until retiring, was held this afternoon in Trinity Lutheran Church, Derinda. The Rev. Arthur Dumins, Dumins, pastor of St. John's Lutheran Church of Massbach, officiated. Burial was in Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery. Cemetery. Mr. Heer died Saturday morning in Elizabeth Nursing Home where he resided resided for the past four months. He was Derinda Township clerk for many years and a former agent for Jo Daviess Mutual County Fire Insurance Co. Born Sept. 29,1877, in Derinda Township, Township, he was the son of George and Margaret (Beck) Heer. On April 16, 1903, he married Mary Randecker in Derinda. She died Nov. 17, 1967. Surviving are a son, Raymond of Elizabeth; a daughter, Mrs. Henry (Irene) Windisch of Clinton, Iowa; two grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Mrs. Sarah Campbell and Mrs. Carrie Ellinor, both of Hanover. He was preceded in death by five brothers and a sister.