Marian Hild Taylor, 75, formerly of
Elmhurst and Mount Pulaski, died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2003, at 1:50
p.m. at Timber Pines Assisted Living Center in Spring Hill, Fla.
Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m.
Monday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Mount Pulaski. Her
funeral will follow at 2 p.m., with Bill Shanle officiating.
Burial will be in Steenbergen Cemetery,
Mrs. Taylor retired from the
engineering department at Vogel-Peterson in Elmhurst.
She was born Sept. 26, 1927, in Logan
County to Ernst R. and Leah Irene Shellhammer Hild. She married
William Taylor in Eureka on May 8, 1947.
Surviving are her husband, of Spring
Hill, Fla.; one son, William (and Michele) Taylor Jr. of Cherry
Hill, N.J.; one daughter, Marsha (and Daniel) Vanlandingham of The
Woodlands, Texas; four grandchildren, Scott Vanlandingham, Lori
Vanlandingham, Krista Taylor and William Taylor III; and one
brother, J. Lee (and Leora) Hild of Mount Pulaski.
She was preceded in death by her
Mrs. Taylor was a member of the
Episcopal Church in Elmhurst.
She was a loving wife, mother and
may be made to Hernando County Hospice, Brooksville, Fla.
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Ethel Maria Coady, 94, of Middletown died
Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2003, at 8 p.m. at Heritage Manor Nursing Home in
Her funeral Mass was Saturday morning at St. Patrick's
Catholic Church in Elkhart, with Father Patrick DeMeulemeester
Visitation was Friday evening at Kerrigan-Peasley
Funeral Home in Lincoln and at the church before the
service on Saturday. The rosary was recited following visitation on
Burial is in Holy Cross Cemetery, Lincoln.
Miss Coady was employed by Union Carbide and later by the federal
government, dealing with real estate purchases.
She was born April 4, 1908, in Middletown to James and Anna Gleason
Survivors include nieces and nephews Joyce Kunken-Wheeler (and
Orville) of Girard, James Lee Kunken (and Joyce) of Greenview, Helen
Kunken-Talkington (and Earl) of Girard, Ruby Coady Blaker (and Gene)
of Mesa, Ariz., Robert F. Coady (and Leah) of Sommerset, Mass., and
Dorothy Coady Mines (and Larry) of Urbana, and many great-nieces and
She was preceded in death by two brothers and five sisters and was
the last of her immediate family.
She graduated from Elkhart High School in 1926 and went on to
Brown's Business College in Springfield. In 2000 she attended her
74th class reunion.
Memorials may be made to the Middletown Rescue Squad.
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Clarence Henry Leinweber, 86, of San
Jose died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2003, at 7:34 p.m. at Memorial Medical
Center in Springfield.
Visitation was Friday evening at Hurley Funeral Home in Mason City.
His funeral was Saturday morning
at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, rural Manito, with the Rev. Don Hinkel officiating.
Burial is in Green Hill Cemetery,
rural San Jose.
Mr. Leinweber was a farmer and raised
registered polled Herefords.
He was born May 29, 1916, in rural San
Jose to Phillip and Maggie Classen Leinweber.
Surviving Mr. Leinweber are a nephew,
Dick (and Linda) Garlisch of Forest City; three nieces, Janet (and
John) Cunningham of Mason City, Marilyn (and Mike) Sebring of
Sherman and Dolores (and Jim) Curry of Mason City; and one brother,
Wilfred Leinweber of San Jose.
He was preceded in death by two
sisters, Florence Garlisch and Ruby Robison, and one brother, George
He was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran
Church, the Registered Polled Hereford Association and Mason County
contributions may be made to the church.