"Bette" A. Strohmenger, 91, of Lincoln died at 6:50 a.m.
Friday, Sept. 7, 2001, at Maple Ridge Care Centre in Lincoln.
services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12, at First
Presbyterian Church in Lincoln, with the Rev. Paul Gilmore
body was donated to medical science.
Strohmenger was a homemaker for her family. She also worked at
was born March 9, 1910, in Lincoln to William and Annie Lawson
Clark. She married Walter L. Strohmenger in 1958 in Springfield. He
died March 17, 1988.
are one son, Jack C. Fisher (and wife Kathy); five grandchildren;
and three great-grandchildren.
was preceded in death one son, Robert Fisher, in 1994; three
brothers, Lemont, Minor and Edwin Clark; and one sister, Emma Clark.
was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Lincoln and of AARP.
enjoyed bowling and golfing.
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Victor Clements, 85, of Springfield, formerly of Atlanta and the
Chestnut-Beason area, died at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2001, at
Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.
funeral, with Bill Shanle officiating, will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday,
Sept. 14, at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Mount Pulaski.
will be in Steenbergen Cemetery, Mount Pulaski.
will be one hour before the service at the funeral home in Mount
Pulaski on Friday.
had farmed 60 years in the Beason-Atlanta-Chestnut area.
was born July 14, 1916, in Boody to John Abraham and Eva Grace
Rodgers Clements. He married Frances Lucille Berry in Decatur on
Oct. 20, 1934. She died Aug. 17, 1984.
are two daughters, Carole Elaine (and husband George) Wylder of
Clinton and Glenda Ann Clark of Mason City; one daughter-in-law,
Eleanor Clements of Mount Pulaski; one brother, John William (and
Geneva) Clements of Tower Hill; one brother-in-law, Bill Ayers of
Tucson, Ariz.; two sisters-in-law, Roseanne Clements of Lovington
and Rena Berry of Mount Pulaski; and seven grandchildren, Tim (and
Jeannine) Wylder of Urbandale, Iowa, Jeff (and Susan) Clements of
Mount Pulaski, Victor (and Sherri) Clark of Salem, Cathy (and Chick)
Donnelly of Sherman, Wayne Clark of Mason City, Raymond Clark of
Mason City and Jerry (and Julie) Clements of Pittsfield. Also
surviving are 21 great-grandchildren, Krystee Wylder of Clinton;
Matt and Danelle Wylder of Urbandale, Iowa; Lyndsey, Brian and
Mallory Clements of Mount Pulaski; Brett, Brittiani, Brandon and
Brandi Donnelly of Riverton; Jacob, Jessica and Jaylee Clements of
Pittsfield; Nadalee, Kimberlee and Royal Clark of Salem; Bobbie,
Amanda, Laura and Travis Clark of Mason City; and Chad Clark of
was also preceded in death by one brother, Don; one sister, Margaret
Ayers; and one son, Larry Clements, who died Dec. 16, 1993.
was a member of Beason United Methodist Church.
may be made to the American Red Cross for relief work in New York
and Washington, D.C.
here to send a note of condolence to the Clements family.