A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday,
Sept. 20, at Mount Pulaski Cemetery. Jeremy Thomas
Home in Mount Pulaski handled arrangements.
Mrs. Mapes was a homemaker, mother and
She was born Feb. 1, 1926, in Mount Pulaski to
Troy and Blanche Bredenstiner Worth. She married
Frank Mapes in Colorado Springs, Colo., in February
of 1979. He preceded her in death on May 21, 2006.
She is survived by one son, Michael A. Burgess of
Decatur; three daughters, Susan Parker of Pulaski,
Carol Burgess of Urbana and Barbara Uhler of Blue
Mound; two stepchildren; four grandchildren and two
stepgrandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
She was of the Christian faith.
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