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Roy E. Lahr, 76, of Lincoln died
Friday, May 4, 2007, at 6:15 p.m. at the Illinois Veterans Home in
Visitation will be from noon until 2 p.m. Wednesday at
Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln. His funeral will
follow at 2 p.m. at the funeral home, with Craig Smith officiating.
Burial will be in New Union Cemetery.
Mr. Lahr was
a retired lawn care laborer and a U.S. Air Force
He was born Jan. 26, 1931, in Lincoln to Earl and
Elsie Hindman Lahr.
He is survived by one son, Michael Lahr of
Windsor; two daughters, Cindy (and Bob) Paoni of
Cantrall and Susan Lahr of Springfield; two
brothers, Bill Lahr of Lincoln and Francis "Tony"
Lahr of Pekin; one sister, Eileen Fulk of Lincoln;
eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one son,
Douglas; one daughter, Mary; three brothers, Bob,
Donald and Joe; and three sisters, Mildred Pembrook,
Dorothy Piaseczny and Mary Kuhajda.
He was a member of Jefferson Street Christian
Church and a charter member of Habitat for Humanity
He graduated from Lincoln Community High School in
Memorials may be made to Habitat for Humanity,
Jefferson Street Christian Church or the Logan
County Food Pantry in Lincoln.
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