[April 24, 2012]
ELKHART -- Joan Hinds, 76, of Elkhart,
died at home.
(Below is a copy of
the obituary from the funeral home.)
Joan (Lee) Hinds, 76, of Elkhart, IL passed away
at home. She was born June 3, 1935 in Lincoln, IL to
Patrick Mathew and Theresa (Laffy) Lee. She married
Donnie Hinds on November 26, 1955 in Elkhart, IL and
he preceded her in death on September 24, 1996.
She is survived by her children, Kevin (Debbie) Hinds of
Girard, IL; Brian (Christie) Hinds, Mark (Teri Hanner) Hinds
and Michelle Hinds, all of Elkhart, IL; Bridgette (Phil)
Crites of Owaneco, IL and Craig (Julie) Hinds of Chestnut,
IL; 9 grandchildren and 6 great-granddaughters. She is also
survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and
Visitation will be
Friday evening at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral
Home in Mt. Pulaski, IL from 4-8 p.m. with a Rosary
Service at 3:00 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at
10:00 a.m. Saturday at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in
Mt. Pulaski, IL. Burial will be in Steenbergen Cemetery, Mt.
Memorials may be made to: Ronald
McDonald House, 610 N. 7th Street, Springfield,
IL 62702 or Lincoln Special Olympics, Attn: Ryan Curry, P.O.
Box 897, Lincoln, IL 62656.