Walter McNeil obit

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Walter McNeil obit - Deaths and Funerals •.. MHS. OPAL S. SHOEMAKER...
Deaths and Funerals •.. MHS. OPAL S. SHOEMAKER ALEDO — Mrs. Opal S. Shoemaker, Shoemaker, 44. of the Sunbeam community, community, died at 4:30 a.m. today at the Mercer County Hospital in Aledo. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the Sunbeam Church, and burial will be in the Aledo Cemetery. Friends may tall at the Shoemaker home this evening and Tuesday morning. She was married to Clarence Shoemaker Aug. 22, 1934, at Aledo, and he survives, along with two sons, Blaine and Dwight, and her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Yerkey of Aledo. sister and three brothers also preceded him in death. Funeral services will be conducted conducted Tuesday at 2 p. m. at the New Windsor Presbyterian Church by the Rev. Henry Slamm of Rio. Burial will be in the New Windsor Cemetery. Friends may call from 7 to 9 o'clock this evening at the Knox-Wallin Funeral Funeral Home in Alpha and Tuesday Tuesday after 10 a. m. at the church, WILLIAM A. BAUTLETT William A. Bartlctt of Fresno, Calif., died Sept. 4. He was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Frank S. Bartletl of Galesburg. He is survived by his wife; a son, George of Lakeport, Calif.; a brother, Winfield of San Diego, Calif., and a sister, Mrs. M. T. Bruner of Monmouth. Funeral services were held at Lakeport. MRS. MELVINA WOOD OQUAWKA — Mrs. Melvina Wood died Sunday at. 11:10 a. m. at the Burlington Hospital, where she had been a patient since on Thursday. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 10 a. m. at the Seder- wall Funeral Home in Biggsvillc. She was born Oct. 16, 1860, and spent all her life in and around Oquawka. Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Lottie Parsons, Mrs. Grace Stinson and Miss Bess Wood, all of Oquawka; a son, Frank R. Wood of Oquawka, and four grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, a daughter and a son. CHARLES HEDGES GLADSTONE—Charles Hedges, 78, died Sunday at 11:30 a.m. in the Mercy Hospital in Burlington, where he had been a patient for the past six weeks. The deceased was born July 7. 1376, at Washington, Iowa, and came to Gladstone community while yet a small boy. His mother was postmaster in Gladstone before before her death. He was married to Minnie Kelly of Gladstone, who survives with two children, Thelma Hedges and Keith Hedges, both of Gladstone. One sister, Mrs. Blanche Johnson of Los Angeles, also survives. Mr. Hedges owned and operated a grocery store for many years in Gladstone. He was a great lover of sports, especially baseball, baseball, attending all games, if possible. Funera 1 services will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Scderwall Funeral Home in Biggsville. Burial Burial will be in Olcna Cemetery. MRS. PEARL SUTHERLAND Mrs. Pearl Sutherland, 75, of 1501 Haynor St., died at 4:30 a.m. today at her home. She had been ill three years. She was born Feb. 16, 1879, at Giison, and had lived in Galesburg Galesburg 40 years. She was married to Lee Sutherland at Mt. Pleasant, Iowa, May 11, 1927, and was a member of the East Main Street Congregational Church. She is survived by her husband; four sons, John Robertson of Hammond, Hammond, Ind., Max and Mark Robertson, Robertson, both of Wilmington, and Gerald Gerald Robertson of Galesburg; a daughter, Mrs. John Krans of Al tona; a half-brother, Joy Miller of Bogard, Minn.; two half-sisters LaVon Miller of Tina, Mo., and Mrs. Betty Allen of San Antonio, Tex.; 15 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the First and Puckett Funeral Home, where friends may call Tuesday evening The Rev. Arthur Wolfgarth will officiate and burial will be in Me morial Park Cemetery. MRS. CHARLES McCAY Funeral services were held this afternoon at the Kimbcr and West Chapel for Mrs. Charles McCay, 46, former Galesburg resident, who died Saturday morning at Joliet. The Rev. John Q. Parkhurst of the Joliet Universalist Church officiated, with Mrs. Harry Neavc as organist. organist. She was the former Miss Pauline Pauline Beckstead of Galesburg. Pallbearers were L. N. Rcssler, Forrest Venell, Winfield Watters and Verne Johnson. call Aug. He Dec. 1926, 1941 his he the sisters, Oxford, F., St. and soloist. 155 Lawler, R. ROY W. JOHNSTON Funeral services were held this afternoon at thai Hinchliff Hinchliff and Wilson Funeral Chapel for Roy W. Johnston, 366 Michigan Michigan Ave., who died Thursday. The Rev. Ernest B. Fisher of Central Congregational Church officiated, with Mrs. Dale B. Johnson as organist. Pallbearers were Lyle Asbury, Charles Quinn, Frank McKinnery and Carl Granat. Burial was in Hope Cemetery. WALKER McNEIL NEW WINDSOR — Walker McNeil, McNeil, 66, of Moline, a former New Windsor resident, died Sun day at 1 a. m. at the home of his son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Flack, Rio, where he was spending the weekend. weekend. He was born Jan. 2, 1888, at New Windsor and was married to Hilda Tornquist of New Windsor March 25, 1909, at Aledo. They lived on farms in the New Windsor and Orion communities communities until 1948 when they went to Moline. He was employed employed by the John Deere Co. in Moline. Moline. Mrs. McNeil died in 1953. Survivors are two sons, Eugene of Orion and Vernon of New Windsor; three daughters, Mrs. Robert Trunmel of East Moline, Mrs. Edward Nicholson of Moline Moline and Mrs. Flack; two brothers, brothers, Tom of Cable and George of Galesburg; 14 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. A LEE OLIN NORTH HENDERSON — Funeral Funeral services and burial for Lee Olin, a former North Henderson resident, were held Sept. 14 at Tucson, Ariz., where he resided several years. He died there Sept. 10, He was born Oct. 1, 1882, at Rio. He was married to Mrs. Ruth Moore, Sept. 11, 1943; at Canton, Mo., and they made their home in the North Henderson Henderson Community until several years ago, when they went to Tucson. He is survived by his wife; a stepdaughter, Mrs. Larry Barry of Alexis; three sisters, Mrs. Frank Caldwell of Alexis, Mrs. Albert Bradbury of Galesburg and Mrs. Ermine Richardson of Moline; three brothers, Urvan of Tucson, Ererett of Galesburg and Walter of Knoxville, and two grandsons. LYLE TIMBERLAKE ALPHA — Lyle Timberlake, 62, of Alpha, died at 10 o'clock Saturday Saturday night at Cottage Hospital in Galesburg where he had been a patient for four weeks. Seven weeks ago Timberlake was stricken stricken by a heart attack at Bird City, Kan., where he had gone to attend attend a threshing meeting. He was hospitalized at St. Francis, Kan., for three weeks before being moved by air ambulance to Galesburg. Galesburg. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 o'clock Tuesday morning at the Knox-Wallin Funeral Chapel in Alpha. The Rev. Frank Pierce of the Alpha Methodist Church will officiate. Burial will be in New in

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  1. Galesburg Register-Mail,
  2. 27 Sep 1954, Mon,
  3. Page 21

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