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Lois Sherwood

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[February 18, 2010]  HARTSBURG -- Lois Sherwood, 82, of Hartsburg, died Thursday, Feb. 18, 2010, at 7 a.m. at The Christian Village in Lincoln.

A private family graveside service will be at Hartsburg Union Cemetery at a later date. Tim Searby will officiate.

Arrangements are by Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln.

Mrs. Sherwood retired from state employment as a medical records technician at Logan Correctional Center. She was formerly employed at Lincoln Developmental Center.

She was born July 21, 1927, at Mount Pulaski to Lee D. and Lena Fuiten Stults. She married Paul "Tiny" Sherwood on Aug. 18, 1956, in Hartsburg. He preceded her in death on Sept. 14, 1983.

She is survived by two sons, Kent Sherwood of Canton and Jeff (and Connie) Sherwood of Hartsburg, and four grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by one sister, Anne Hilgendorf. She was the last of her immediate family.

She was a member of Prairieland Christian Church.

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She volunteered at The Oasis and Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital.

Memorials may be made to Prairieland Christian Church, Christian Village Nursing Home, The Oasis or Hartsburg Rescue Squad.

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