Ethelene 'Peggy' White
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[FEB. 16, 2007]
Ethelene G. "Peggy" White, 85, of
Lincoln died Thursday, Feb. 15, 2007, at 11:53 a.m. at her home.
Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at
Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln.
Her funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Lincoln
Christian Church, with Tim Searby officiating.
Burial will be in Old Union Cemetery.
Mrs. White had been employed at the Yellow
Unicorn in Lincoln as a clerk and at the
Lincoln Bottle Factory. She also farmed at New
Holland with her husband.
She was born June 6, 1921, in rural Lincoln to
Adam Joseph and Ella Mae Rohrer Snyder. She married
Wilbur White in Lincoln on June 18, 1939, and he
preceded her in death June 6, 1974. She later
married Clarence "Red" Mason, and he also preceded
her in death.
She is survived by one daughter, Beverly Hinkle
of New Holland; four brothers, Melvin "Buck" (and
Lois) Snyder of Lincoln, Robert (and Norinda) Snyder
of Yelm, Wash., Kenneth "Dutch" (and Myra) Snyder of
Lincoln and Clarence "Tony" (and Mary White) Snyder
of Metamora; two sisters, Betty Smith and Patricia
Snyder, both of Lincoln; four grandchildren; and
She was also preceded in death by three sisters.
She was a member of Lincoln Christian Church and
participated in the New Holland Methodist Bible
She was also a member of the Illinois Rabbit
Breeders Association, Pygmy Goat Association and
Logan County Farm Bureau. She had been a leader of
the New Holland Girl Scout troop.
Memorials may be made to the Eminence Christian
building fund or to the Harvest of Talents ministry
at Lincoln Christian Church.
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