will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Lincoln.
Peasley Funeral Home in Lincoln is handling
Mrs. Lanterman was a retired teacher. She had
taught 43 years in the Mount Pulaski-Elkhart School
District, with 35 of those years at the Mount
Pulaski Grade School.
She was born Dec. 2, 1914, near Elkhart. Her
parents were Stephen and Mary Hegarty Tierney. She
married Verne F. Lanterman in 1948, and he preceded
her in death in 1998.
She is survived by several nieces, nephews and
She was the last of her immediate family and was
preceded in death by two brothers, Michael and
She was proud of her Irish heritage, her father
and mother having come to the U.S. from County
She was an avid bird-watcher and loved seeing and
talking with her former students.
Memorials may be made to her church, St.
Patrick's in Elkhart.
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