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[November 05, 2019]
Anne Hieronymus, 63, of Lincoln, formerly of Atlanta, passed away on
Friday, November 1, 2019, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.
to be held at a later date
Peasley Funeral Home, Lincoln
Anne Hieronymus, 63, of Lincoln,
formerly of Atlanta, passed away on Friday, November
1, 2019, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.
A Memorial Service will be held at a later date.
Cremation Rites have been accorded.
Anne Rae Hieronymus was born September 23, 1956, in
Bloomington, the daughter of Arthur E. and Emily F.
Surviving Anne is her daughter, Holly Thomas; two
sisters: Catherine Maciariello and Marcia (Bill
Caldwell) Hieronymus; and her faithful companion,
Lucy and her granddog, Hadley.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and one
brother, Howard Hieronymus.
Anne was an active member of the
First Presbyterian Church in Lincoln. She served as
a deacon and was a member of both the Mission and
the Fellowship Committees. Caring for the community
and helping others was a focus of her work as a
member of the church. Anne founded the Christmas
Giving Project which provided a shopping experience
for the children of Head Start and Christian Child
Care at Christmas to pick out gifts and have them
wrapped for family members.
She was an avid Chicago Cubs fan and
enjoyed reading and writing poetry. She shared her
love of reading by starting a children’s library at
Christian Child Care in Lincoln. She arranged for
readers to read to the children both there and Head
She was employed for many years in the office of
Hoblit Seed Company in Atlanta and had worked at the
Country Aire Restaurant. Anne was also the owner of
Phanny’s in Atlanta for 10 years. She served on the
Atlanta Public Library Board.
Memorials may be given to the First Presbyterian
Church Christmas Giving Project.
Final arrangements are entrusted with Peasley
Funeral Home of Lincoln.
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