Helen Irene Carter, 89, of
Mason City, formerly of Greenview, died Friday (Jan. 30, 2004) at
1:25 p.m. at St. Johnís Hospital, Springfield.
Her body was cremated.
A memorial service was Monday
morning at Greenview Christian Church, with the Rev. Mike
Farar officiating. Visitation preceded the service.
Mrs. Carter was a caregiver
most of her life. She baby-sat many children and later retired from
Sunny Acres Nursing Home in Petersburg.
She was born May 27, 1914, at
Petersburg to Thomas and Celia Gonterman Hartley. She marred Percy
Carter in 1932 in Menard County. He died Dec. 30, 1990.
Survivors are three
grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; five
great-great-grandchildren; two brothers, Harold Hartley of
Springfield and Carroll Hartley of Texas; and two sisters, Mildred
Kasten of Petersburg and Mary Louise Becker of Mason City.
She was also preceded in death
by one daughter; Mary Ann Easley; three sisters; and two brothers.
She was a member of the
Greenview Christian Church and the Stitch and Chatter Club in
Memorial contributions may be made to the Seven County Kidney Fund.
Sandra Ann Henefeld, 65, of Mason City
died Saturday (Jan. 31, 2004) at 5:25 p.m. at Memorial Medical
Center in Springfield.
Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday
at Hurley Funeral Home in Mason City, with the Rev. Bill Boyce
officiating. Visitation will be one hour before the service.
Burial will be in Mason City Cemetery.
Ms. Henefeld worked as a cook at
several restaurants and at the Lincoln State School.
She was born March 22, 1937, in Mason
City to George and Avis Suman Henefeld.
Survivors are two sons, Joseph (and
Karen) Henefeld of Springfield and Brian (Valarie) Henefield of
Gays; two grandchildren; one brother, Clarence Henefeld of Mason
City; and three sisters, Ruth Johnson of Pekin, Margaret Curry of
Mason City and Mary Frazer of Mason City.
She was preceded in death by one
brother and two sisters.
She was a member of the First Christian
Church of Mason City.
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