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Emma H. Dow, 66, of Lincoln died Saturday,
March 17, 2007, at 5:40 a.m. at Memorial Medical Center in
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at
Peasley Funeral Home in Lincoln.
service will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Kline
Cemetery, rural Broadwell.
Mrs. Dow last worked as a cook at the Christian
Village in Lincoln.
She was born in Venice, Fla., on July 2, 1940, to
Hubert and Flossie Blackburn. She married Jack
Deilkes in 1961, and he preceded her in death in
1988. She married Donald Dow on Jan. 20, 1990, in
Broadwell. He survives.
She is also survived by one son, Ed Deilkes of
Broadwell; two stepsons, Bill Dow of Indiana and
Richard (and Valarie) Dow of Texas; two brothers,
Hubert (and Charlene) Blackburn of North Carolina
and George (and Judy) Blackburn of Florida; one
sister, Joan (and Lamar) Darnell of Georgia; nine
grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
She was a member of Broadwell Christian Church.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer
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