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LINCOLN -- Elva Jean Bedwell, 74, of
Lincoln died Thursday, June 23, 2011, at 5:36 p.m. at her home.
Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Tuesday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader
Funeral Home in Lincoln.
Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Park
Meadows Baptist Church, with the Rev. S.M. Davis and
the Rev. Thomas Bryant co-officiating.
be in Zion Cemetery.
Mrs. Bedwell worked as a nurse's aide in
Greenville from 1970 to 1974 and was a clerk for
Economy Casualty Insurance Co.
She was born on July 13, 1936, in Sorento. Her
parents were Aaron and Irene Fenton Strohkirch.
She is survived by two sons, Carl Steven (and
Kathy) Twente of Anna and Michael (and Connie)
Twente of Hudson, Iowa; one sister, Cleda M. (and
Vern) Hansen of West Plains, Mo.; a sister-in-law,
Wanda Strohkirch of Camdenton, Mo.; three
grandchildren, Chris Twente of Lincoln, Joshua
Twente of Peoria and Erin Twente of Hudson; four
nieces; and two nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one
sister, Florine Hatfield; one brother, V.G.
Strohkirch; and one grandson, Chad Twente.
She was a member of Park Meadows Baptist Church.
Memorials may be made to her church or to
Memorial Home Hospice
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