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LINCOLN -- Anne Teresa Holst, 80, of
Lincoln, died Sunday, Aug. 15, 2010, at 9:22 a.m. at St. Clara's
Manor after an extended illness.
Her memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Aug. 28 at South
Side Christian Church, 2600 S. MacArthur Blvd. in
Springfield. Jason Wetherholt will officiate.
Arrangements are by Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral
Home in Lincoln.
She spent the majority of her
life as a homemaker; however, she worked at various
housekeeping jobs throughout the years.
She was born Feb. 26, 1930, in Waterloo, Wis. Her
parents were Andrew and Jewell Murphy Hamilton. She
married Curtis J. Holst in June 1954 in Aurora. They
made their home in Aurora and had three children
together. They divorced, and he preceded her in
death in December of 1997.
She is survived by one son, Patrick Holst of
Granville; two daughters, Virginia Holst of Chicago
and Julie (and Jeff) Higginson of Fancy Prairie;
four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; one
brother, Francis (and Theresa) Hamilton of Sun
Prairie, Wis.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by one sister,
Mary Catherine Brady.
Anne enjoyed reading, watching her favorite TV
shows and taking long drives through the
countryside. Most of all she enjoyed spending time
with her extended family, children and
Anne's family expresses deepest appreciation to the
nurses and staff of St. Clara's Manor for their
years of devoted attendance to her every need during
her residence there and to Springfield's Memorial
Home Service hospice care for all their
tenderhearted kindness during their mother's last
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St.
Clara's Manor, 200 Fifth St., Lincoln, IL 62656.
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