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Marie Robertson

Marie M. Robertson, 91, of Mason City died Thursday (April 1, 2004) at 12:37 p.m. at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Hurley Funeral Home in Mason City.

Her funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the First Baptist Church in Mason City, with the Rev. Curt McCallister officiating.

Burial will be in Mason City Cemetery.

Mrs. Robertson was a homemaker.

She was born Dec. 15, 1912, in Greenburg, Ky., to James and Alice Landis Edwards Sr. She married Dick Robertson on Feb. 18, 1930, in Mason City. He died Oct. 29, 2002.

She is survived by one son, Bob (and Janis) Robertson of Mason City; one daughter, Rose Marie (and Roy) Leamon of Pekin; three grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two brothers, Jim Edwards of Kissimmee, Fla., and Walter (and Alice) Edwards of Canton; and one sister, Christy Williams of Canton.

She was also preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters.

She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Mason City for 81 years and held various offices in the church. She was also a member of the Mason County Home Extension and Mason City Women’s Club.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church in Mason City.


Tena Gilmer

Tena E. Gilmer, 55, of Springfield, formerly of Atlanta, died Wednesday (March 31, 2004) at 11:26 p.m. at Prairie Rose Health Care Center in Pana.

A graveside service will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday at Zion Cemetery, Lincoln.

There will be no visitation.

Quiram Funeral Home of Atlanta is handling arrangements.

She was born July 13, 1948, at Lincoln to Harold and Budella Bradway Vannoy.

She is survived by four children, Dennis (and Nora) Gilmer, William Gilmer, Jacob Gilmer and Della Gilmer, all of Springfield; 12 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; four brothers, Jerry Adams of Atlanta, Robert Bland of Atlanta, Abraham Vannoy of Lincoln and Larry Vannoy of Atlanta; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother.

She was a member of the Atlanta Christian Centre, Atlanta.

Memorials may be made to the family.

Harold Wubben

Harold E. Wubben, 87, of Mount Pulaski died Friday (April 2, 2004) at 7:20 a.m. at Vonderlieth Living Center.

A private graveside service will be at Lake Bank Cemetery, Mount Pulaski, at a later date.

There is no visitation.

Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

Mr. Wubben was a retired farmer.

He was born May 17, 1916, in rural Mount Pulaski to William Albert and Libbie Sivilia Musick Wubben. He married Loraine Vaughan in Keokuk, Iowa, on Sept. 4, 1940.

He is survived by his wife, Loraine Wubben of Mount Pulaski; two daughters, Janice (and John) Poffenbarger of Mount Pulaski and Judith (and Norman) Maxheimer of Lincoln; one son, Julian (and Lou Ann) Wubben of Chestnut; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two sisters, Erma Huston of Mount Pulaski and Agnes Redfairn of Lincoln; and one brother, Ralph Wubben of Mount Pulaski.

He was preceded in death by one brother and three sisters.

He was a member of the Logan County Farm Bureau.

Memorials may be made to Vonderlieth Living Center, Mount Pulaski.

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Kenneth Mason

Kenneth Mason, 88, of McLean died Wednesday (March 31, 2004) at 5:58 p.m. at BroMenn Regional Medical Center in Normal.

A graveside service will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the McLean Cemetery, with the Rev. Dean Benton officiating.

There will be no visitation.

Quiram Funeral Home in Atlanta is handling arrangements.

Mr. Mason was the credit manager at Illinois Power Company for 32 years.

He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.

He was born Oct. 10, 1915, at McLean to Howard and Madeline Baker Mason. He married Pauline Snow in August 1941. Mrs. Mason died in 1992.

He is survived by one daughter, April (and Norman) King of McLean; one granddaughter, December Crowell of McLean; and two great-grandchildren.

He was also preceded in death by one sister.

He was a member of the McLean American Legion Post 573 and the Atlanta Masonic Lodge.

Memorial contributions may be made to McLean Cemetery, Mount Hope-Funks Grove Library or the McLean County Humane Society.

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