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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 Simonson officiating.

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 parents.

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 antiques.

Memorials may be made to the McLean United Methodist Church or the Mount Hope-Funks Grove Fire and Rescue Department.

Clarence Henefeld

Clarence E. Henefeld, 74, of Mason City died Tuesday (April 27, 2004) at 5:40 p.m. at Mason City Area Nursing Home.

His funeral was Friday morning at Hurley Funeral Home in Mason City, with the Rev. William Boyce officiating. Visitation preceded the service.

Burial is 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 nephews.

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.

Memorial contributions may be made to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

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