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Mildred Horn

Mildred E. Horn, 89, of Lincoln, formerly of Mason City and Harvey, died Thursday (March 25, 2004) at 4:20 p.m. at St. Clara's Manor in Lincoln.

A graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Mausoleum Park in Clinton.

There is no visitation.

Hurley Funeral Home of Mason City is handling arrangements.

Miss Horn was a secretary for the Illinois Central Gulf Railroad for 28 years. She retired in 1976.

She was born Nov. 27, 1914, at Easton to William Franklin and Olive Marie Taylor Horn.

She is survived by several cousins.

Memorial contributions may be made to CIEDC.


Donal Hanes

Donal E. Hanes, 84, of rural McLean died Tuesday (March 23, 2004) at 10:30 p.m. at BroMenn Regional Medical Center in Normal.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Quiram Funeral Home in Atlanta, and Masonic rites will be conducted at 8 p.m.

His funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Atlanta Christian Church, with David Harmon officiating.

Burial will be in McLean Cemetery. Military rites will be conducted by the McLean American Legion Post 573.

Mr. Hanes farmed in the McLean area. He retired in 1978.

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

He was born Sept. 24, 1919, at McLean to Harry E. and Marie Stubblefield Hanes. He married Mary E. Hoblit on Nov. 8, 1942, at McLean. She died Aug. 5, 1986.

He is survived by one daughter, Anne Newcomb of McLean; two grandchildren, Jackie (and Mike) Pavlik of Atlanta and Becki (and Paul) Warren of Boston, Mass.; and three great-grandchildren, Heather, Garrett and Rylie.

He was also preceded in death by one brother.

He was a member of the Atlanta Masonic Lodge, Bloomington Consistory, Peoria Mohammed Shrine and McLean American Legion Post 573.

He enjoyed golfing, fishing and gardening and was an avid Cubs fan.

For many years, he and his wife enjoyed wintering at Sanibel Island, Fla.

He was a wonderful father, grandfather and great-grandfather, and we'll all miss you, "Pop."

Memorial contributions may be made to the Mount Hope-Funks Grove Library at McLean, Atlanta Rescue Squad or Atlanta Christian Church.


Dorothy Gallagher

Dorothy Fullerton Gallagher, 87, of Lincoln died Sunday (March 21, 2004) at 6:45 p.m. at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.

Visitation was on Friday at Holland and Barry in Lincoln.

Her funeral was Saturday morning at the funeral home. Following a funeral luncheon, interment will be in Atlanta Cemetery at 3 p.m.

Ms. Gallagher retired from the Department of Public Aid, where she had been a case worker. She previously taught school in Williamsville.

She was born Sept. 3, 1916, in Lincoln to Leslie Frank and Emma Pedigo Fullerton.

She is survived by two daughters, Sharon G. Smith of Sherman and Leslieann Gallagher (and John H. McKay) of Evergreen, Colo., and one grandson.

She was of the Methodist faith.

She attended Lindenwood College at St. Charles, Mo.

Memorials may be made to the Lincoln Public Library Large Print Book Collection, 725 Pekin St., Lincoln, IL 62656.

Catherine Hall

Catherine "Katie" L. Hall, 78, of Lincoln died Friday (March 26, 2004) at 1:12 p.m. at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.

Visitation will be from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln. At 5 p.m. there will be a service conducted by Women of the Moose.

Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader, with the Rev. Carroll Richards officiating.

Burial will be in Union Cemetery, Lincoln.

Mrs. Hall was a sales clerk at Sherman Shop and Sterling’s and was a shampoo lady for Rosie Melton at Hair Connections in Lincoln.

She was born April 12, 1925, in Lincoln to Clifford and Hilma Gibson Sullivan. She married Thomas F. Hall on May 15, 1948, in Peoria.

She is survived by her husband, of Lincoln; three daughters, Kathleen "Kathy" (and Sam) Schriber of Lincoln, Margaret Hall of Chicago and Julie (and Ryan) Branson of Lincoln; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and three step-great-grandchildren; one brother, Clifford "Sonny" (and Linda) Sullivan of Lincoln; and one sister, Linda "Don" Tumilty of Bryan, Ohio.

She was also preceded in death by one sister, Marna Michael.

She was a member of the First Cumberland Presbyterian Church of Lincoln, Women of the Moose, College of Regents and American Legion Auxiliary Post 263.

Memorials may be made to First Cumberland Presbyterian Church, Mooseheart or the American Cancer Society.

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John Hribar

John Richard Hribar, 93, of Lincoln died Tuesday (March 23, 2004) at 5:25 p.m. at Maple Ridge Care Centre in Lincoln.

Visitation and Scripture readings were on Friday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln.

His funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Holy Family Church in Lincoln, with Father Thomas Taylor officiating.

Burial, with military rites, will be in Zion Cemetery, Lincoln.

Mr. Hribar was a former laborer at Spellman Lumber Company. He retired from West Lincoln Grade School, where he worked as a bus driver and custodian.

He served with the U.S. Navy in the Pacific Theatre during World War II.

He was born May 23, 1910, in Mineral, Kan., to Frank and Pauline Straus Hribar. He married Viola Burger on Feb. 26, 1938, in Chicago.

He is survived by his wife, of Lincoln; one son, John R. Hribar of Cary, N.C.; two daughters, Marian (and Derrell) Jones of Washington and Sandra (and Robert) Strantz of Fishers, Ind.; six grandchildren, Lynn (and Chuck) Cook of Washington, Lori (and Mark) Koutelis of Peoria, Lisa (and Kelley) Thomas of Mountain Home, Ark., Steven Jones of San Diego, Calif, Erika (and Paul) Fowler of Fishers, Ind., and Mara (and Nick) Flanagan of Flower Mound, Texas; seven great-grandchildren; and one sister, Pauline Lebar of Denver, Colo.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Frank Hribar.

He was a member of Holy Family Church of Lincoln, Knights of Columbus, AMVETS and Eagles Lodge 2708.

Memorials may be made to Carroll Catholic Grade School.

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Vivian Adkins

Vivian V. Adkins, 83, formerly of Mason City, died March 17, 2004, at 9:26 a.m. at Dowagiac Nursing Home in Dowagiac, Mich.

Her funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday (March 27) at Hurley Funeral Home in Mason City, with Nash Shawgo officiating. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Graveside military rites will be conducted at Mason City Cemetery.

She retired in 1983 from DuraCool Corp., in Elkhart, Ind., where she had worked as a precision electric welder.

She served in the Women's Army Corps during World War II.

She was born May 20, 1920, at Mason City to F.H. "Speck" and Freda M. Menzel Adkins.

She is survived by one sister, Nadine (and Donald) Nolting of Springfield.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Frederick and Dallas Adkins, and one sister, Carol Adkins.

She was a member of American Legion Post 427 in Mottville, Mich.

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