The Mason City Globe-Gazette (Mason City, Iowa) 21 May 1956
Mrs. John Heinselman Dies at Home Mrs. John W. (Mary Elizabeth) Heinselman, 82, Route 3, died at her home late Saturday after a long illness. She was a resident of the community for 62 years. Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the First Christian Church at Mason City. Services will be conducted by the Rev. Clair \V. Hicks, retired Mason City min- is^er. Mr. Hicks will be assisted by the Rev. William Butler, Britt. Mrs. Heinselman was born Oct. 28, 1873, the daughter of Myron Millard and Torena (Iveson) Millard. She was born in Livingston, Wis. She came to Iowa with her parents in 1884. The family lived north of Burchinal, Jan, l, 1894, Mrs. Heinselman married John W. Heinselman. The couple were married in Portland Township and made their home six miles cast of Mason City. Mrs. Heinselman was a member of the Portland Community Church, the Pleasant Ridge Club, the Hanford Ladies Aid and the North Jowa Golden Wedding Club. She is survived by her husband; one daughter, Mrs. Wallace (Lola Mae) Rodman, Madison, Wis.; and one son, Everett M. Heinselman, Minneapolis. Also surviving is her sister, Mrs. George Long, Mason City. She is also survived by five grandchildren, nine great- g r a n d c h ildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the McAuley and Son Funeral home after noon Monday until 1 p.m. Tuesday.