Josephine Laun, 81, of
Lincoln died Monday (Dec. 15, 2003) at 1:40 p.m. on Macon County Highway
20 from Bearsdale Road in Hickory Point Township.
Her funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday
at Zion Lutheran Church of New Holland, with the Rev. Dr. George P.
Ascher officiating. Visitation will be from noon until 2 p.m.
Thursday at the church.
Burial will be in Richmond Grove
Cemetery, New Holland.
Mrs. Laun had worked as secretary at
the soil conservation office in Lincoln and at New
Holland-Middletown High School.
She was born May 9, 1922, at New
Holland to Walter and Mildred Bracey Osborn. She married Kermit Dale
Laun on Nov. 14, 1942, in New Holland. He died in 1995.
Survivors are one son, Greg Laun of
Springfield; two daughters, Jill (and Jim) Rimington of Pekin and
Chris (and Steve) Hinch of New Holland; a special companion, Raymond
Zurkhammer of Lincoln; one sister, Lydia "Lee" (and Ray) Lemme of
Lincoln; two grandsons, Bradley (and Regina) Hinch of New Holland
and Ryan (and Molly) Rimington of Plainfield; one granddaughter,
Angela (and Keith) Chase of Plainfield; and four
great-grandchildren, Johnathan, David and Luke Hinch, all of New
Holland, and Connor Chase of Plainfield.
She was a member of Zion Lutheran
Church of New Holland and the Concordia Society of the church. She
was secretary of Richmond Community Club and a member of the Abraham
Lincoln Memorial Hospital Auxiliary.
may be made to Zion Lutheran Church of New Holland.
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Robbins, 86, of Lincoln died Saturday
(Dec. 13, 2003) at 12:10 p.m. at Maple Ridge Care Centre.
Her funeral was Wednesday morning at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln.
Visitation preceded the service.
Burial is in Old Union Cemetery.
Mrs. Robbins was a homemaker.
She was born May 27, 1917, in Lincoln
to Nicholas and Minnie Marsh Schaper. She married Herbert Robbins in
Lincoln on Dec. 11, 1934. He died Aug. 3, 2000.
Survivors are one son, Ronald (and
Nancy) Robbins of Lincoln; one daughter, Marcia Mulcahy of
Springfield; six grandchildren; and 10 great grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by three
sisters and was the last of her immediate family.
Memorials may be made to Maple Ridge
Care Centre, Lincoln.
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