Minnie K. Stock, 95, of Lincoln died at
2:10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 8, 2002, at Maple Ridge Care Centre.
A graveside service officiated by
Monsignor E. Edward Higgins will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St.
Maryís Cemetery, Lincoln.
There is no visitation.
Kerrigan-Peasley Funeral Home is in
charge of arrangements.
Miss Stock worked for Coeís Bookstore
in Springfield and later in the medical records department at
Lincoln Developmental Center.
She was born Sept. 8, 1907, in
Duquesne, Penn., to Michael and Antonina Lorys Stock.
Surviving are one sister, Stella Stock
of Lincoln; two nieces; and one nephew.
She was preceded in death by three
sisters and one brother.
Miss Stock was a member of Holy Family
Church, Holy Family Society and the Daughters of Isabella.
may be made to the donorís choice.
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Vernon Cooper, 87, of
Mount Pulaski died at 9:27 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, 2002, at St.
Johnís Hospital in Springfield.
Visitation is from 3
to 5 p.m. Sunday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Mount
His funeral will be
at 2 p.m. Monday at Mount Pulaski Zion Lutheran Church, with the
Rev. Paul Droegemueller officiating.
Burial will be in
Harmony Cemetery, Beason.
Mr. Cooper was a
was born Oct. 22, 1915, at Beason to William David and Pearl Sylvia
Green Cooper. He married Lucile Leimbach on Aug. 7, 1937, in
Surviving Mr. Cooper are his wife, of Mount Pulaski; two daughters,
Pat (and John) Grathwohl of Mount Pulaski and Kay (and Larry)
Cyrulik of Mount Pulaski; two sons, Lee (and Judy) Cooper of Mount
Pulaski and Gary (and Pam) Cooper of Mount Pulaski; eight
grandchildren, Jeff Cooper, Scott Cooper, Chad Cooper, Heth Cooper
and Greg Grathwohl, all of Mount Pulaski, Todd Grathwohl of Lincoln,
Kenda Buenrostro of Mexico and Kara Cyrulik of Springfield; four
great-grandchildren; Jordan, Jansen and Olivia Cooper, all of Mount
Pulaski, and Luis Felipe Buenrostro of Mexico; and one sister,
Aileen Westen of Lincoln.
was preceded in death by one sister, Ila Westen.
was a member of Zion Lutheran Church of Mount Pulaski, where he
served as trustee for many years. He sang in the church choir and
ushered for over 50 years. He was also on the board of the Logan
County Farm Bureau.
In lieu of flowers,
memorials may be made to the tuck-pointing fund at Zion Lutheran
Church or to Zion Lutheran School, both in Mount Pulaski.
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