Clarence 'Delbert' Johnson
Clarence "Delbert" Johnson, 65,
of Mason City died Friday (March 26, 2004) at 4:35 p.m. at his home.
His funeral will be at 10:30
a.m. Tuesday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln.
Visitation will be one hour before the service.
Mr. Johnson was a retired
He was a U.S. Army veteran.
He was born April 20, 1938, in
Macedonia, Ill., to Wilford and Versa Hall Johnson.
He is survived by one son,
Scott Eric Johnson of Lincoln; one stepdaughter, Terri Melton of
Springfield; three stepgrandchildren, Brandon, Ashley and Eric White
of Springfield; one sister, Vera Crain of Morrisville, Mo.; and five
brothers, Keith, Gordon and Lloyd Johnson, all of Lincoln, Jerry
Johnson of Atlanta and Kenneth Johnson of Mount Vernon, Ind.
He was preceded in death by his
He was a member of the
Methodist Church in Macedonia.
Memorials may be made to the family.
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Catherine "Katie" L. Hall, 78, of
Lincoln died Friday (March 26, 2004) at 1:12 p.m. at Memorial
Medical Center in Springfield.
Visitation and a service conducted by
Women of the Moose were on Sunday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral
Home in Lincoln.
Her funeral was Monday
morning at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader, with the Rev. Carroll Richards
Burial is in Union Cemetery,
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,
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.
may be made to First Cumberland Presbyterian Church, Mooseheart or
the American Cancer Society.
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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
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.
contributions may be made to CIEDC.
Phyllis A. Swearingen, 69, of Atlanta
died Sunday (March 28, 2004) at 10:05 p.m. at her home.
Her funeral will be at 11 a.m.
Wednesday at Quiram Funeral Home in Atlanta, with David Harmon
officiating. Visitation will be one hour before the service.
Burial will be in Atlanta Cemetery.
Mrs. Swearingen was a homemaker.
She was born Sept. 3, 1934, at
Armington to Lowell and Odessa Cates Kindred. She married Stephen "Tebe"
Swearingen on April 11, 1959, at Atlanta. He died Feb. 1, 1997.
She is survived by her mother, Odessa
Roadarmel of Bloomington; one daughter, Kelly Brady of Atlanta; one
son, Todd (and Danielle) Swearingen of Coral Gables, Fla.; six
grandchildren; two sisters, Gwen Long of Atlanta and Mary Swearingen
of Lincoln; three brothers, Larry Duane Kindred of Tevaris, Fla.,
Dale Kindred of Orlando, Fla., and Gary Kindred of Atlanta; and
several nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by her
She was a member of the Atlanta
contributions may be made to OSF Hospice, Bloomington.
Rosemary Murray, 70, of Lincoln
died Friday (March 26, 2004) at 12:35 p.m. at St. John's North in
Visitation will be from 4 to 7
p.m. Tuesday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln,
followed by a rosary service at 7 p.m.
Her funeral will be at 9:30
a.m. Wednesday at Holy Family Church in Lincoln, with the Rev.
Thomas Taylor officiating.
Burial will be in Holy Cross
Mrs. Murray retired from
Lincoln Developmental Center, where she had been a mental health
She was born Sept. 9, 1933, at
Cadott, Wis., to Floyd and Bernice Nelson Hanson. She married
Lawrence R. Murray on Jan. 2, 1958, in Peoria. He preceded her in
She is survived by three sons,
John E. Murray of Normal, Michael D. (and Ina) Murray of Pekin and
William "Billy" Murray of Jacksonville; three daughters, Christina
"Tina" (and Jack) Nutt of Lincoln, Margaret (and Rich) Kuschel of
Springfield and Michelle "Mimi" (and Steve) Westerfield of rural
Waynesville; 11 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two sisters,
Marlene Blane of San Jose and Nancy (and Roger) Monroe of Peoria;
and a special friend, Tom Lowe of Lincoln.
She was a member of Holy Family
Church, Lincoln Developmental Center Parents Association, State
Employee Retirement System and the Oasis senior center.
She was a volunteer at Abraham
Lincoln Memorial Hospital and for Project Read.
She devoted tireless energy in
the fight to keep Lincoln Developmental Center open.
Memorials may be made to the Knights of Columbus fund for the
mentally disabled or to the donor's choice.
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