Cecil L. Boyd, 75, of Lincoln died
Sunday (Sept. 7, 2003) at 11:27 a.m. at Memorial Medical Center in
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m.
Wednesday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln.
His funeral will be at 10:30 a.m.
Thursday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader, with Tom Gerdts officiating.
Burial will be in Union Cemetery,
Mr. Boyd retired from Lehn and Fink on
1994. He had worked as a painter in the maintenance department.
He was born Sept. 6, 1928, at Ewing to
Noah and Katie Miller Boyd. He married Betty Ann Baker in Chestnut
on June 6, 1948.
Survivors are his wife, of Lincoln; one
son, Thomas (and Susan) Boyd of Lincoln; two daughters, Barbara (and
Mark) Seggelke of Lincoln and Cheryl Boyd of Lincoln; seven
grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one brother, John Boyd of
Lincoln; and one sister, Mildred “Midge” Brown of Lincoln.
He was a member of Lincoln Christian
Church, where he was a Sunday school teacher and member of the Jolly
Seniors and the Beacon class. He was also a member of Logan County
Men’s Christian Fellowship and Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital
Auxiliary. He was an assistant scoutmaster.
Memorials may be made to Jolly Seniors
of Lincoln Christian Church.
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Marjorie Jane Boward, 71, died Sunday
(Sept. 7, 2003) at 12:10 a.m. at Balmora Nursing Home in Chicago.
Her funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday
at Holland and Barry Funeral Home in Lincoln. Visitation will be one
hour before the service.
Burial will be in Irish Grove Cemetery,
Mrs. Boward was a homemaker for her
She was born Oct. 2, 1931, at Mason
City to Herbert J. and Matilda Tackman Snyder. She married Cecil I.
Boward on March 7, 1952, at Mason City. He died Oct. 9, 1978.
Survivors are two sons, David Michael
Boward of Springfield and Steve Boward (and Wanda) of Greenview; two
grandchildren; four sisters, Esther Smith of Lincoln, Wilma Jones
(and Bill) of Bath, Barbara Miller (and Orville) of Lincoln and her
sister Isabell; and two brothers, Dick Snyder and Terry Snyder, both
She was also preceded in death by three
sons, Roy, Rod and Joe Boward; one daughter, Rhonda Boward; one
great-granddaughter, Kayle Boward; two sisters, Doris Jennings and
Harriett Snyder; and three brothers, Harry Lee, Virgil and Herbert
She was of the Methodist faith.
may be made to the Alzheimer's or Parkinson's disease foundation.
Loren W. Masters, 82, of
Lincoln died Feb. 18 at Maple Ridge Care Centre. Graveside committal
of ashes was Tuesday, Sept. 9, in New Union Cemetery,
Lincoln, with the Rev. Don Hoover officiating.
There was no visitation.
Holland and Barry Funeral Home
in Lincoln handled arrangements.
Mr. Masters was employed by
Sherwin Williams in Chicago for 37 years as a fireman and guard. He
had also taught in country schools and did railroad work.
He was a U.S. Army veteran of
World War II.
He was born Dec. 11, 1920, at
A stepdaughter, Eileen Anians
of South Carolina, survives.
He was preceded in death by his
wife and two sisters, Margaret and Lila.
He was a member of Second
Baptist Church of Lincoln and American Legion Post 263.
He graduated from Lincoln