Ann Fricke, 44, of Mount Pulaski, formerly of Lincoln, died at 3:30
p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27, 2002, at Memorial Medical Center in
funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30, from the Mount
Pulaski Christian Church, with John Robertson officiating.
will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral
Home in Lincoln and one hour before the service on Wednesday.
will be in Steenbergen Cemetery, Mount Pulaski.
Fricke was developmental training coordinator with DeWitt County
Human Resource Center.
was born Oct. 1, 1957, in Lincoln to Henry and Donna Kromminga
Lessen. She married Bill Fricke on Dec. 5, 1983, in San Antonio,
are her husband, of Mount Pulaski; two sons, Matthew William Fricke
and Erik Kristoff Fricke, both of Mount Pulaski; her parents, Henry
and Donna Lessen of Lincoln; one brother, Terry (and wife Shiela)
Lessen of Lincoln; one sister, Pamela (and husband Dean) Bismark of
Kirkwood; one niece; four nephews; two great-nieces; and four
was preceded in death by her maternal and paternal grandparents.
was a member of Mount Pulaski Christian Church. She was also a
committee member of the Boy Scouts of America Mount Pulaski Troop
122, Cross Roads District, WD Boyce.
may be made to the Kris Fricke Family Education Fund, Ronald
McDonald House or Mount Pulaski Boy Scout Troop 122.
here to send a note of condolence to the Fricke family.
Mae Whiteside, 89, of Mount Ayr, Iowa, formerly of Chestnut, died at
4:20 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27, 2002, at Mount Ayr Health Care Center.
will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30, at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader
Funeral Home in Mount Pulaski.
funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the First United Methodist
Church of Chestnut with the Rev. Carol Andricks officiating.
will be in McClimans Cemetery, Hallsville.
Whiteside was a homemaker.
was born Oct. 23, 1912, in Chestnut to Clark and Rosetta Baker
Fletcher. She married Charles Lauerence Whiteside in Havana on June
are one daughter, Schawanda (and husband Donald) Grimes of Mount Ayr,
Iowa; four grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; four
great-great-grandchildren; and one sister, Thelma Bahn of Lincoln.
was preceded in death by her husband, four brothers and two sisters.
was a member of Chestnut United Methodist Church.
may be made to her church.
here to send a note of condolence to the Whiteside family.
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C. Heyen, 71, of Lincoln died at 12:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2002,
at Christian Village Nursing Home in Lincoln.
will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Holland and Barry Funeral Home.
funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
worked for the University of Illinois Extension Service for 35
years. He retired in 1987.
was born Aug. 1, 1930, in Middletown to Carl and Viola Diersing
Heyen. He married Helen Boward on June 7, 1952, in Middletown. She
surviving are one son, Keith Heyen of Crystal Lake, and two
was preceded in death by one brother, Delbert Heyen, and one sister,
was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Lincoln.
late in 1992, Merlyn and his wife, Helen, served on an ad hoc
committee to study the feasibility of organizing a county food
pantry sponsored by a coalition of local churches. When the
Lincoln/Logan County Food Pantry opened in May of 1993, the Heyens
became the first volunteers to manage the food pantry. The coalition
has grown to 31 churches, and the Heyens have continued to provide
leadership in this organization.
received his bachelorís and masterís degrees from the University
may be made to the First United Methodist Church of Lincoln.