L. Larson, 76, of Lincoln, formerly of Sun City, Ariz., died at 8:10
a.m. Thursday, Nov. 2, 2000, at his residence in Lincoln.
rites were accorded, and memorial services will be announced at a
had worked as a dispatcher for Dravo Mechling Barge Line in
was a U.S. Navy veteran, serving from 1942 to 1946.
was born Feb. 27, 1924, in Joliet to Carl R. and Amy (Garmon)
Larson. He married Doris Prynn on May 21, 1950, in Joliet. She died
Nov. 19, 1995.
are two daughters, Maureen (and husband Ed) White of Lincoln and
Sandra (and husband Glenn) Bell of Pittsburg, Penn.; one son, Steven
Larson of Chicago; six grandchildren; and two sisters, Winifred
Irvin or Frankfort and Helen (and husband Dr. Richard) Nola of
was preceded in death by his parents, wife and one brother, Jerald
was a member of the Mount Joliet Lodge 42 A.F. & A.M.
family requests that, in lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to
Hospice Care of Central Illinois.
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L. “Goody” Boyer
"Goody" Boyer of rural Middletown died at St. John's
Hospital in Springfield on Friday, Nov. 3, 2000, at 1:49 p.m.
Boyer, a grain and livestock farmer, was 62 years old.
Boyer was born Jan. 25, 1938, near Middletown, the son of Ted and Hazel
Boyer. Surviving are a daughter, Toni (and husband Brad) Leonard of Lincoln; a
stepdaughter, Laura Malcott of McLean; a stepson, John Malcott of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews. Also surviving are
three brothers, Dean Boyer and Earl Boyer of Middletown and Duane
Boyer of Elkhart, and a sister, Joyce Horney of Middletown.
Boyer was a member of
Irish Grove Presbyterian Church in Middletown. His funeral will be at the church at
10 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 6, with the Rev.
James Broch officiating. Visitation will be Sunday from 4 to 7 p.m.
at Holland and Barry Funeral Home in Lincoln. Boyer will be buried
at Elkhart Cemetery in Elkhart.
Memorials may be made
to the Middletown Rescue Squad, Irish Grove Presbyterian Church, or
Middletown Presbyterian Church.