Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in
Lincoln has announced local funeral arrangements for April Bishop,
formerly of Lincoln. A service at the funeral home will be at 2 p.m.
Thursday, with Tom Gerdts officiating. Visitation will be one hour
before the service.
Burial will be in Mason City Cemetery.
Miss Bishop, 19, died April 12, 2004,
in Portage, Wis.
A memorial service was conducted in
Gibson City on April 18.
She was born June 19, 1984, in Lincoln.
She is survived by her mother, Karen
Seaman LaRue of Dalton, Wis.; her father and stepmother, Mike and
Marni Bishop of Gibson City; two sisters, Rhonda (and John) Seffron
of Omaha, Neb., and Danica LaRue of Dalton, Wis.; one brother,
Michael Bishop Jr. of Dalton, Wis.; three half sisters, Shana (and
Philip) Scoggins of Roanoke, Texas, and Jaisi and Laini Bishop of
Gibson City; and her paternal grandparents, Robert and Josephine
She was preceded in death by her
She was a member of Lincoln Christian
may be made to the April Bishop Memorial Fund.
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Florence M. Hill, 89, of Atlanta died
Monday (May 24, 2004) at Maple Ridge Care Centre in Lincoln.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m.
Wednesday at Quiram Funeral Home, Atlanta. Her funeral will be at
1:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with David Harmon
Burial will be in Bluegrass Cemetery,
Mrs. Hill was a homemaker and had
worked at Hornes Restaurant and the Dixie Truckers Home in McLean.
She was born Feb. 1, 1915, at
Lexington, Neb., to John and Cora Davis Wheeler. She married Paul E.
Hill on Aug. 4, 1930, in White Hall. He died May 9, 1975.
She is survived by three daughters,
Ruby Newingham of Roodhouse, Pauline (and John) Kelly of Albany,
N.Y., and Karen (and Jewel) Cook of Atlanta; five sons, John Hill,
Roy Hill, Pat Hill and Fred Hill, all of Atlanta, and Murl Hill of
Bloomington; 27 grandchildren, including Donald Lee (and Lisa) Hill,
whom she raised; numerous great-grandchildren; and two sisters,
Dorothy Woodward of Pittsfield and Mary Lowery of Hamilton.
She was also preceded in death by one
son, Gary Leon Hill, and one daughter, Florence May, who was
contributions may be made to Maple Ridge Care Centre or to a charity
of the donor's choice.