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Helen Williams

Helen I. Williams, 80, of Mason City died Wednesday (Jan. 21, 2004) at 7:15 a.m. at Mason City Area Nursing Home.

Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Hurley Funeral Home in Mason City, with Pastor Curt McCallister officiating. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m.

Burial will be in Kilbourne Cemetery.

She retired in 1985 from Caterpillar in East Peoria after 17 years with the company.

She was born July 3, 1923, at Kilbourne to Albert and Velma Madison Sears.

Survivors are two sons, Gary (and Kay) Zimmerman of Mason City and Roger (and Barb) Zimmerman of Mason City; two daughters, Sheila (and Curt) McCallister of Mason City and Karen (and Bruce) Hollibaugh of Decatur; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Care of Illinois.

Donald 'Jake' Wehner

Donald E. "Jake" Wehner, 77, of Atlanta died Monday (Jan. 19, 2004) at 8:45 p.m. at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center in Bloomington.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday and the funeral at 10 a.m. Friday, both at Quiram Funeral Home in Atlanta. Andy Glass will officiate at the service.

Burial will be in Atlanta Cemetery, where military rites will be conducted by the Atlanta American Legion Gresham-Crutchley Post 341.

Mr. Wehner retired in 1982 from Caterpillar Tractor Company, East Peoria.

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

He was born Nov. 2, 1926, at Lincoln to William and Clara Dunn Wehner. He married Donna E. Punke on Nov. 17, 1973, in Bloomington. She survives.

Other survivors are three daughters, Rosie Price of Lincoln, Ruth Daily of Mount Pulaski and Susie (and Scott) Reinhart of Atlanta; two stepsons, Darrell Wills of El Paso and Gary Wills of Secor; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and three sisters, Ella Fuller of Broadwell, Rose Ferguson of Lincoln and Betty Bauer of Nokomis.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Atlanta Rescue Squad.

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