Doris Von Drehle
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Doris M. Von Drehle, 87, of Normal, formerly of Lincoln, died
Saturday, May 22, 2010, at 5:16 p.m. at Heartland Health Care in
Her funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at
Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln. Visitation will be
from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home.
Burial will be in New Union Cemetery.
Mrs. Von Drehle was a homemaker.
She was born Nov. 25, 1922, in Lincoln. Her
parents were John and Bernadine Koyn Denning. She
married William C.F. Von Drehle on March 29, 1943,
in Clearwater, Fla. He preceded her in death on
April 9, 1998.
She is survived by two sons, Bill "Butch" (and
Sue) Von Drehle of Gilman and John Von Drehle of
Lincoln; two daughters, Linda (and Ron) Davis of
Bourbonnais and Doris Jean (and Mike) Zink of
Normal; a daughter-in-law, Valerie Von Drehle of
Decatur; one brother, John Denning of Lincoln; 14
grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one son, Terry;
two brothers, Charles and Clyde; and one sister,
She was a member of Sweet Adelines, enjoyed
crafts of all kinds, was an avid camper, and enjoyed
spending time with her children and grandchildren
and her faithful pet, Duchess.
Memorials may be made to the activities fund at
Heartland Health Care or to the donor's choice.
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