Sara 'Sally' Buck
Sara "Sally" Jane Buck, 79, of McLean
died Monday (April 26, 2004) at 11:35 p.m. at BroMenn Regional
Medical Center in Normal.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m.
Friday at the McLean United Methodist Church. A celebration of life
will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the church, with the Rev. Alan
Burial will be in McLean Cemetery.
Quiram Funeral Home of Atlanta is in
charge of services.
Mrs. Buck was a homemaker.
She was born April 26, 1925, at Leland
to Wilmer N. and Janice Von Ohlen Farley. She married Robert D. Buck
on March 2, 1946, at Leland.
She is survived by her husband; two
sons, Scott F. (and Mary) Buck of Port Angeles, Wash., and William
D. (and Kimberly) Buck of McLean; two grandchildren, Susan Buck of
Seattle, Wash., and Lt. Matthew Buck, who recently returned from
Iraq; and one sister, Margaret (and Don) Hansen of Aurora.
She was preceded in death by her
She graduated from Leland High School
and worked at the Interstate Company in DeKalb for one year before
attending Illinois Wesleyan University, where she studied interior
design and was a member of Alpha Gamma Delta.
She met Bob Buck when he was a naval
aviation cadet and moved to McLean after their wedding.
She was active in the McLean United
Methodist Church and the Burger-Benedict American Legion Auxiliary
and was a good friend to many.
She enjoyed sewing and collecting
may be made to the McLean United Methodist Church or the Mount
Hope-Funks Grove Fire and Rescue Department.
Glen Lyman, 49, of Cornland died
Saturday (April 24, 2004) at the Formosa Plastic Corporation plant,
Visitation was on Wednesday and his funeral was
on Thursday morning at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Mount Pulaski.
Carol Andricks officiated at the service.
Burial is in Steenbergen Cemetery,
Mr. Lyman was a poly-operator at the
Illiopolis Formosa plant.
He was born July 12, 1954, in Decatur
to Walter and Tilatha "Tilly" Lyman. He married JoAnn Jones in
Cornland on Dec. 3, 1994.
He is survived by his wife, of Cornland;
one daughter, Kim Brion of Topeka, Kan.; one stepdaughter, Gwen
Stopher of Mount Pulaski; two stepsons, J. Norman Stopher Jr. of
Fort Madison, Iowa, and Oscar Lee Stopher, address unknown; two
grandchildren and three stepgrandchildren; one brother, Richard
Lyman of Decatur; and a half brother, J. Norman Stopher Sr. of Mount
He was preceded in death by his
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Clarence E. Henefeld, 74, of Mason City
died Tuesday (April 27, 2004) at 5:40 p.m. at Mason City Area
His funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday
at Hurley Funeral Home in Mason City, with the Rev. William Boyce
officiating. Visitation will be one hour before the service.
Burial will be in Mason City Cemetery.
Mr. Henefeld was a U.S. Army veteran of
the Korean War.
He was born July 17, 1929, at Mason
City to George and Avis Suman Henefeld.
He is survived by two sisters, Margaret
Curry and Mary Frazer, both of Mason City, and several nieces and
He was preceded in death by his
parents, one brother and four sisters.
He was a member of American Legion Post
496 and the First Christian Church in Mason City.
contributions may be made to the
National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
Maxine V. Klokkenga, 84,
formerly of Emden, died Monday (April 26, 2004) at 8:40 a.m. at the
Christian Village in Lincoln.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7
p.m. Thursday at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Emden. Her funeral
will follow at 7 p.m. at the church, with the Rev. Frank Pieper and the
Rev. Roger Olson officiating.
Burial will be in Hartsburg
Home in Lincoln is handling arrangements.
Mrs. Klokkenga was a homemaker.
Before her marriage she taught school in the Lincoln area.
She was born May 10, 1919, at
Clemmons, Iowa, to Floyd and Rose Violet Bryant Brackney. She
married Jacob Elmer "Mike" Klokkenga on at the United Methodist
Church in Lincoln on May 8, 1943. They celebrated 55 years together.
He died June 17, 1998.
She is survived by one son,
James (and Joyce) Klokkenga of Emden; one daughter, Janice (and Jim)
Campbell of San Jose; five grandchildren, Jennifer Jo Campbell of
Paso Robles, Calif., Katherin Ann Klokkenga of LaCrosse, Wis., Molly
Ann Klokkenga of Emden, Kristopher Jacob Klokkenga of Quincy and
Jonathan Andrew Campbell of Jacksonville.
She was also preceded in death
by one brother, Albert "A.J." Brackney. She was the last of her
She was a faithful member of
St. Peter Lutheran Church and the Ladies Aid of the church.
She had served as president of
the Illinois Shorthorn Lassies Association.
She graduated from Lincoln High
School and Lincoln College.
The past three years she made
her home at the Christian Village Alzheimer’s unit, where she was
content and at peace. She was lovingly cared for with dignity and
respect by a wonderful staff.
Memorials may be made to St. Peter Lutheran Church of Emden,
Care of Illinois or the Alzheimer’s unit at the Christian
Village in Lincoln.
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