Herald and Review from Decatur, Illinois on August 24, 2002 · Page 6
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Decatur, Illinois
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I A6 LOCAL SATURDAY, AUGUST 24, 2002 DECATUR, ILLINOIS OBITUARIES Continued from A4 Lewis DECATUR William E. Lewis, 87, Decatur, died Friday (Aug. 23, 2002). Arrangements incomplete: Brintlinger and Earl Funeral Homes. Samuelson DECATUR F. Maxine Samuelson, 83, Decatur, retired Marvel-Schebler employee, died Tuesday (Aug. 20, 2002). Services: 10 a.m. Saturday, Dawson & Wikoff West Wood Street Funeral Home. Visitation was Friday. Burial: 1 p.m. Saturday, Bailey Cemetery, Tolono. Smith DECATUR Mary Fredarieka Smith, 85, Decatur, corporate secretary for Fischer-Stoune Inc., died Wednesday (Aug. 21, 2002). Funeral Mass: 11 a.m. Monday, St. Patrick Catholic Church. Visitation: one hour before services. Burial: Calvary Cemetery. Arrangements by: J.J. Moran & Sons Funeral Home. Tomlinson MACON Hester Louise Tomlinson, 94, of Macon died 4:15 p.m. Wednesday (Aug. 21, 2002) in Moweaqua Nursing Center. Funeral Mass will be 10 a.m. Saturday in St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, Macon, with visitation one hour before Hester Tomlinson services. Burial will be in Macon Cemetery. Ater-Wikoff Funeral Home, Macon, is in charge of arrangements. Memorials: Moweaqua Nursing Center or donor's choice. Mrs. Tomlinson was born Aug. 14, 1908, in Long Creek, the daughter of Frank and Florence Willoughby Browning. She was a homemaker and a country school teacher. She was a member of St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, Altar and Rosary Society and Senior Citizens Club of Macon. She married Thomas W. Tomlinson on March 1, 1930. He preceded her in death July 10, 1963. Surviving are many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and daughter, Mary Ellen Tomlinson. She was a sweet and loving aunt who will be missed by many. CENTRAL ILLINOIS Benson MANSFIELD Eugene David Benson, 65, Mansfield, Carle Foundation Hospital employee, died Wednesday (Aug. 21, 2002). Services: 11 a.m. Monday, Calvert-Belangee-Bruce Funeral Home, Mansfield. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday with a wake service and one hour before services Monday. Memorials: donor's choice. Member: Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Farmer City. Survivors: wife, Verna; sister, Sharon Temples, Oswego. Preceded by: parents. Brown CLINTON - Timothy Brown, 45, Clinton, died Thursday (Aug. 22, 2002). Arrangements incomplete: Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton. Buzzard ST. ELMO Maude E. Buzzard, 94, St. Elmo, died Friday (Aug. 23, 2002). Services: 11 a.m. Monday, First United Methodist Church, St. Elmo. Visitation: 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Kessel Funeral Home, St. Elmo, and one hour before services in the church. Burial: Maple-wood Cemetery, St. Elmo. Memorials: Friendship Manor Activities Dept. rintlinger AND C ' 1 FUNERAL HOMES i l: ...... W ,. DEATHS LISTED Decatur, Macon County ADAMS, Alcletha T. (Chalcraft), 84, Decatur BECK, Ethel Ray, 96, Decatur DECKER, Reeva L., 88, Decatur H0USLEY, Foster Albert, 79, Decatur KERBY, Margaret Mary (Eck-les), 54, Decatur KRAMER, LaVerne V., 71, Decatur LEWIS, William E., 87, Decatur MORRISON, Timothy, 36, Decatur ROLAND, Charles Eugene, 45, Decatur ROTH, Harold F., 77, Decatur SAMUELSON, F. Maxine (McGee), 83, Decatur SMITH, Mary Fredarieka, 85, Decatur TOMLINSON, Hester Louise (Browning), 94, Macon b Central Illinois BENSON, Eugene David, 65, Mansfield BROWN, Timothy, 45, Clinton BUZZARD, Maude E. (Leturno), 94, St. Elmo CARTER, Homer, 85, Flora C0NN0UR, Willard "Curley," 83, Claremont COOPER, Milderene, 82, Cisne DOYLE, Jill Marie (Branden-burger), 25, Sullivan EAGLES0N, Bernice (Stephens), 95, Mount Pulaski EICH, Joseph Charles "Joe" Jr., 82, Charleston FROST, Ruth M. (Williams), 91, Robinson GRANDT, Edna M. (Hollmann), 90 St Peter HODGES, Edith H. (Lucas), 93, Stonington JAHRAUS, Eugene E. "Shorty," 78, Farina JANES, Kenneth Dale, 44, Mat-toon NEWLIN, Ada Thelma (Hale), 93, Robinson SIMPSON, Alice Isabelle (Har-ter), 63, Taylorville THOMPSON, Mary E., 88, Flora The Herald & Review publishes death notices free including date of death and service arrangements. Basic obituaries are published for a flat fee of $15. There are limits on the amount of information included in basic obituaries. Expanded obituaries, which include additional information desired by the family of the deceased, are published for $9 per column inch. The obituary desk is open from 2:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. daily at 421-7969 or 1-800-453-3639. Kg The Herald & Review will run flags beside the names of individuals who have served in the U.S. armed forces. Carter FLORA Homer Carter, 85, Flora, preacher, died Wednesday (Aug. 21, 2002). Graveside services: 11 a.m. Monday, Robinson Cemetery, Pocahontas. No visitation. Arrangements by: Frank & Bright Funeral Home, Flora. ?i.Connour CLAREMONT - Willard "Curley" Connour, 83, Claremont, died Friday (Aug. 23, 2002). Services: 10 a.m. Monday, Summers-Kistler Funeral Home, Olney. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday. Burial: Crest Haven Cemetery, Claremont. Cooper CISNE Milderene Cooper, 82, Cisne, homemaker, died Thursday (Aug. 22, 2002). Services: 2 p.m. Sunday, Frank & Bright Funeral Home, Flora. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday. Burial: Gunion Cemetery, Cisne. Memorials: American Cancer Society. a vert P "Our service gives meaning to a V'N life that was special to you" 1 Family Owned &. Operated - -..n. .w...,t, ,., vy i 1 4 1 5 Doyle SULLIVAN - Jill Marie Brandenburger Doyle, 25, of Sullivan died 10:20 p.m. Thursday (Aug. 22, 2002) in Sarah Bush .. " "I T,innln Health Center, Mattoon, of natural causes. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday in Reed Funeral Home, Sul Jill Doyle livan, with the Rev. Dr. David Leslie officiating. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday. Burial will be in Greenhill Cemetery, Sullivan. In lieu of flowers, a trust fund has been established for Kelsey and Branden Doyle to be sent to First Mid Illinois Bank, 200 S. Hamilton St., Sullivan, IL 61951. Jill was born March 22, 1977, in Jacksonville, the daughter of the Rev. Mike Brandenburger and Virginia Burke Brandenburger. She was a secretary for the family business, Sullivan Printers, and a member of the Sullivan First Christian Church. She married Joseph Doyle July 27, 1996, in Sullivan. Surviving are her husband; son, Branden, daughter, Kelsey, both at home; mother, Virginia Brandenburger of Sullivan; maternal grandparents, Don and Rebecca Burke of Canton, Mo.; aunts, Diane Weaver and husband Jack of Sullivan; Jan Hutchison and husband Mike of Scottsdale, Ariz.; uncles, Doug Burke of Columbia, Mo.; James Burke of Hannibal, Mo.; cousins, Dean Weaver of Sanford, Fla.; Marcy Weaver of Blooming-ton, Minn.; Brett Hutchison of Scottsdale; Jamie Lynn Burke and Jared Burke, both of Palmyra, Mo. She was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Alta and Byron Brandenburger; father, the Rev. Mike Brandenburger; and aunt, Carol Sue Brandenburger. Jill was a devoted mother to Kelsey and Branden and will be greatly missed by her entire family. Eagleson MOUNT PULASKI - Bernice Eagleson, 95, Mount Pulaski, homemaker, died Friday (Aug. 23, 2002). Memorial services to be held at a later date in Mount Etna Cemetery, Mount Etna, Ind. Arrangements by: Holland & Barry Funeral Home, Lincoln. Memorials: Vonder-lieth Living Center, Mount Pulaski. HEich CHARLESTON - Joseph Charles "Joe" Eich Jr., 82, Charleston, farmer, died Thursday (Aug. 22, 2002). Services: 2 p.m. Sunday, Adams Funeral Chapel, Charleston. Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday. Burial: Union Cemetery, north of Rardin. Memorials: American Cancer Society. Frost ROBINSON Ruth M. Frost, 91, Robinson, James Market grocery clerk, died Friday (Aug. 23, 2002). Arrangements incomplete: Pulliam Funeral Home, Robin son. Mte 1 and 2 Bedroom Apartments Keystone Cafe 24-Hour Emergency Call Service Private Dining Room Fitness Center Transportation , Keystone Gardens Independent Living Community Keystone Meadows Assisted Living Community W. Mound Rd. Decatur, Illinois 2 1 7-877-5327 www.keystonesenior.com p Grandt ST. PETER Edna M. Grandt, 90, of St. Peter died Thursday (Aug. 22, 2002) in Lutheran Care Center, Alta-mont. Services will be 11 a.m. Monday in St. Peter Lutheran Church with Pastor Stephen Gallo officiating. Visitation will be 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday in Pagel Funeral Home, St. Peter, and one hour before services Monday in the church. Interment will be in St. Peter Lutheran Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Augsburg Lutheran Church Building Fund, St. Peter Lutheran Church Debt Fund or Lutheran Care Center, Altamont. Edna was born March 6, 1912, in St. Peter, the daughter of Edward and Emilie Storck Hollmann. She was a member of St. Peter Lutheran Church and a former member of the Ladies Aid. She married Erich Magnus Feb. 8, 1932, in St. Peter. He preceded her in death May 31, 1956. She then married Otto Grandt April 8, 1961, in St. Peter. He preceded her in death July 17, 1993. Surviving are her son, Floyd Magnus and wife Marilyn of St. Peter; daughter, Ruth Summann and husband Paul of Shobonier; step-daughter-in-law, Alberta Grandt of Vandalia; brother, Victor Hollmann and wife Lorna of Effingham. She was preceded in death by her husbands; one son, Merle E. Magnus; one stepson, Charles Grandt; brothers, Martin and Arthur; grandsons, Kurt Magnus and Danny Grandt; great-grandson, Jaden. Jahraus FARINA Eugene E. "Shorty" Jahraus, 78, Farina, retired owner of Jahraus Oil Co., died Friday (Aug. 23, 2002). Services: 11 a.m. Tuesday, Frieden's United Church of Christ, Farina. Visitation: 5 to 8 p.m. Monday and one hour before services. Burial: Farina Cemetery. Arrangements by: Rankin Funeral Home, Salem. Memorials: donor's choice. I I I i M I ' '. V 4rwi U w KJ ii I I on 1 me .! at G I I J- s i STORE HOURS: Monday - Saturday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm Sunday 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm I fi iia r7t IW(JaaTji 1 A I FURNITURE ( l.'-lUJ.iJWj.i.i.j : mtfrn-n-rnfrmtm V Hodges STONINGTON - Edith H. Hodges, 93, Stonington, home-maker, died Thursday (Aug. 22, 2002). . Services: 10 a.m. Saturday, McClure Funeral Home, Taylorville. Visitation was Friday. Burial: Old Stonington Cemetery. Member: Old Stonington Baptist Church. Survivors: sons, Ralph and Weldon, both of Stonington; Chester, Mead, Wash.; daughters, Mary Jane Besson, Stonington; Marilyn Blacker, Monticello; Betty Spaugh, Clinton; Linda Leeds, Wadsworth; 13 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild. Preceded by: parents, husband, one son, one sister and one grandson. Janes MATTOON Kenneth Dale Janes, 44, Mattoon, computer programmer, died Thursday (Aug. 22, 2002). Services: 11 a.m. Monday, Epperson Funeral Chapel, Mattoon. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday. Burial: Zore Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. Memorials: American Heart Association or St. John's Hospice. BIRTHS Central Illinois Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center, Coles County COX, Robert and Shelly M., Trilla, boy, Aug. 19. KREMER, Douglas and Marlene B., Mattoon, boy, Aug. 19. AMES, Haley S., Mattoon, boy, Aug. 20. David H. Coebel Funeral DirectorOwner J. J. Moran & Sons Funeral Home 2801 N. Monroe Decatur, IL 217-875-2004 Fax: 217-875-4050 www.jjmoran.com MUST i 1 ALL rchaodli GOO umiture Newlin ROBINSON - Ada Thelma Newlin, 93, West York, formerly of Robinson, home-maker, died Thursday (Aug. 22, 2002). Services: 7 p.m. Saturday, Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson. Visitation: two hours before services. Burial to be at a later date. Memorials: Mount Olive Baptist Church Building Fund. Simpson TAYLORVILLE - Alice Isabelle Simpson, 63, Taylorville, housewife, died Thursday (Aug. 22, 2002). Services: 1 p.m. Monday, Roarick-Davis Funeral Home, Edinburg. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday. Burial: Edinburg Cemetery. Thompson FLORA Mary E. Thompson, 88, Flora, homemaker, died Thursday (Aug. 22, 2002). Graveside services: 1 p.m. Sunday, Odd Fellows Cemetery, Xenia. No visitation. Arrangements by: Frank & Bright Funeral Home, Flora. Memorials: First Christian Church, Flora. FEAST, Nick and Sheri D., Windsor, girl, Aug. 20. FITZPATRICK, Sherri A., Charleston, girl, Aug. 20. KEMPER, Jessica E., Greenup, boy, Aug. 20. 0STERMAN, Pat and Susan L., Charleston, boy, Aug. 20. SP0UR, Henry and Deann M., Charleston, boy, Aug. 20. Compassion ! f 5 V: se Hickory Point Mall Store Only

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