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Isabelle Sommers

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[SEPT. 5, 2006]  Isabelle M. Sommers, 89, died Saturday, Sept. 2, 2006, at 6:50 a.m. at St. Clara's Manor.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln.

Her funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Jame Hahs officiating.

Burial will be in Zion Cemetery.

Mrs. Sommers helped her husband farm and retired from Lincoln Developmental Center after 29 1/2 years as a technician.

She was born May 3, 1917, in Lincoln to Charles Theodore and Myrtle Hazel Weherly Mosier. She married Theodore "Ted" Sommers in Lincoln on Jan. 24, 1939. He died April 17, 2001.

She is survived by one son, LeRoy "Zeek" Sommers of Lincoln; one daughter, Jean (and Ray) Boyd of Bloomington; one brother, John Mosier of Lincoln; one sister, Mary Etta Greer of Lincoln; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by one son, Richard; two sisters; and one brother.

She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Lincoln, the Rachel Circle at the church and Lincoln Woman's Club.

Memorials may be made to St. Clara's Manor, First United Methodist Church of Lincoln or to Alzheimer's disease research.

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