A. Johnson, 86, of Horseshoe, N.C., formerly of Middletown and Glen
Ellyn, died at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2001, at Pardee Memorial
Hospital in Hendersonville, N.C.
arrangements are pending at Kerrigan Funeral Home in Lincoln.
was born Sept. 4, 1914.
Helen Anderson Coffey, 92, of Mount Pulaski died at 2:32 p.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2001, at Decatur Memorial Hospital in Decatur.
funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader
Funeral Home in Mount Pulaski, with the Rev. Carol Andricks
will be in Mount Pulaski Cemetery.
will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home in Mount
Coffey had been a postal clerk in Mount Pulaski.
was born March 18, 1909, in Mount Pulaski to Kelsey M. and Helen M.
Harrison Anderson. She married Floyd Wesley Kinert on July 31, 1930.
He died Oct. 24, 1936. She married Olin Coffey in 1962. He died in
are one daughter, Arleen Deibert (and Dale) of Decatur; two sons,
Don Lee Kinert of Orlando, Fla., and Roy D. Kinert (and Marilyn) of
Fearrington Village, N.C.; five grandchildren; and 10
was also preceded in death by four brothers.
was a member of Mount Pulaski Methodist Church and the Women’s
Club of the church. She was also a member of Mount Pulaski
may be made to her church or to the Mount Pulaski Historical
here to send a note of condolence to the Coffey family.
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M. Shafer, 81, of Lincoln died at 1:20 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, 2001,
at the Christian Village in Lincoln.
funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader
Funeral Home in Lincoln, with Tim Searby officiating.
will be in Zion Cemetery, Lincoln.
will be one hour before the service at the funeral home.
Shafer retired in 1982 from Eaton Corporation-Cutler Hammer
Products, where she had been an assembly line worker.
was born May 13, 1920, in Lincoln to Elmer and Emma Hurley Sherwood.
She married Raymond C. "Shorty" Shafer on Dec. 31, 1943,
in Lincoln. He died Nov. 11, 1995.
Mrs. Shafer is one sister, Mildred E. "Bobbe" Shelton of
also was preceded in death by one sister, Betty Walker.
was a member of Lincoln Christian Church and Eagles Auxiliary.
may be made to the Christian Village or Dr. Wayne J. Schall Hospice.
here to send a note of condolence on the death of Luella Shafer.