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Verna Meyer

Verna Meyer, 94, of Lincoln died Friday (Nov. 21, 2003) at 1:32 p.m. at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital.

Her funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln, with the Rev. Mark Carnahan officiating. Visitation will be one hour before the service.

Burial will be in Zion Cemetery, Lincoln.

Mrs. Meyer was formerly employed by Lighthouse in Springfield and Tolley's grocery store.

She was born Dec. 27, 1908, in Havana to Henry H. and Sara Dehm Hackman.

Survivors are one daughter, Donna (and Carl) Meyer of Lincoln; one grandson, David (and Kathie) Meyer of Lincoln; one granddaughter, Maribeth (and Barry) Keir of Australia; and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.

She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church of Lincoln.

Memorials may be made to the church or to Zion Lutheran School in Lincoln.

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Richard Hindahl

Richard Winfield Hindahl, 73, of Morton, formerly of San Jose, died Wednesday (Nov. 19, 2003) at 6:20 a.m. at Morton Terrace.

His funeral was Saturday morning at Hurley Funeral Home in Mason City. Visitation preceded the service.

Burial is in Allen's Grove Cemetery, rural San Jose.

He was born June 10, 1930, in rural San Jose to Walter F. Sr. and Zelma Scott Hindahl.

Survivors are two brothers, Walter F. Hindahl of Petersburg, Ind., and John Hindahl of New Smyrna Beach, Fla.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother.

He was a member of St. Luke's Lutheran Church, San Jose.

Memorial contributions may be made to the donor's choice.


Robert Hayter

Robert Darnell Hayter, 79, of Lincoln died Thursday (Nov. 20, 2003) at 8:52 a.m. at the Christian Village Nursing Home.

Visitation will be from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Holland and Barry Funeral Home in Lincoln.

A graveside service will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Keys Cemetery, Beason, with Todd Phelps officiating. Military rites will be conducted at the grave.

Mr. Hayter worked five years at Lincoln Developmental Center and was a self-employed truck driver with W.G. Colburn, Ruan Trucking Co. in Peoria and later for Central Illinois Express.

He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II.

He was born Oct. 23, 1924, in Atlanta to Walter C. and Rhoda Shelton Hayter. He married Eva Howen on Aug. 15, 1942, in St. Louis, Mo. She survives.

Other survivors are three daughters, Joyce Gleason of Lincoln, Jacquelyn Zaffiri of Bloomington and Peggy Tackett (and Michael) of Lincoln; seven grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and one brother, John Hayter of Bloomington.

He was of the Methodist faith.

He was a member of the Teamsters and American Legion Post 263.

Memorials may be made to American Legion Post 263 or the Christian Village Nursing Home.

Patrice 'Patty' Perry

Patrice B. "Patty" Perry, 42, of Lincoln died Tuesday (Nov. 18, 2003) at 8:32 p.m. at BroMenn Regional Medical Center, Normal.

Visitation and a prayer service were on Friday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln.

Her funeral was Saturday morning at Holy Family Church in Lincoln, with the Rev. Thomas Taylor officiating.

Burial is in Holy Cross Cemetery, Lincoln.

Mrs. Perry was a technician at Graue Pharmacy in Lincoln.

She was born April 3, 1961, in Hawaii to Byron and Eleanor Bradley Lloyd. She married Robert "Boe" Perry on June 4, 1983, in Springfield. He survives.

Other survivors are her parents, of Springfield; two sons, Robert "Robby" and Patrick, both of Lincoln; three brothers, Mike Lloyd of Indianapolis, Ind., Byron (and Julie) Lloyd of Springfield and Brad (and Jodi) Lloyd of Springfield; three sisters, Sharon Schmitt and Bobbie Barrett, both of Springfield, and Colleen (and Stephan) Lauter of Gainesville, Fla.; and several nieces, nephews, great-nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by an infant brother, Byron Patrick.

She was a member of Holy Family Church in Lincoln and an active volunteer for many school and church activities.

Memorials may be made to the church or the American Cancer Society.

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