Rosemary Bode, 82, of Lincoln died
Monday (Aug. 9, 2004) at 7:33 a.m. at Abraham Lincoln Memorial
Visitation will be from 9 to 10 a.m.
Thursday at Peasley Funeral Home in Lincoln.
Her funeral Mass will be at 10:30 a.m.
Thursday at Holy Family Church in Lincoln, with the Rev. R. Anthony
Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery,
Mrs. Bode was a telephone operator for
General Telephone Company before she retired.
She was born Dec. 24, 1921, in Mount
Pulaski to William and Margaret Lang Schwoerer.
She is survived by two sons, Dan Bode
of Las Vegas, Nev., and Don (and Jo) Bode of Lincoln; one daughter,
Diana Bode of Cincinnati, Ohio; six grandchildren; and two
She was preceded in death by one son,
David Bode; two grandchildren; two brothers; and one sister.
She was a member of Holy Family Church
may be made to the church or to the American Kidney Foundation.
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Paul E. Schroeder, 80, of Lincoln died
Saturday (Aug. 7, 2004) at 8:15 p.m. at Abraham Lincoln Memorial
Visitation was on Tuesday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln.
His funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday
at Zion Lutheran Church in Lincoln, with the Rev. Mark Carnahan
Burial, with military rites, will be in
Mr. Schroeder retired in 1984 as
manager of Feed Mill, International Multi Foods, and was employed by
Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home at the time of his death.
He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War
He was born Nov. 24, 1923, in Lincoln
to Edward C. and Emma Stoltzenburg Schroeder. He marred Ruth
Mittelsteadt in Lincoln on April 20, 1947. She died in June 1977. He
married Norma Jane Cosby on April 21, 1978, in Lincoln. She
Other survivors are one son, Dale E.
(and Kathy) Schroeder of Normal; one stepson, Robert T. (and Mona)
Cosby of Broadwell; two daughters, Connie R. (and Steve) Haseley of
Lincoln and Cathy A. Schroeder (and Scott Carini) of Orlando, Fla.;
two stepdaughters, Barbara (and Rodney) Oltmanns of Elkhart and
Ruthie (and Lester) Marten of New Holland; 14 grandchildren, Jessica
and Lindsey Schroeder, Dana, Jammie Hinthorn, Amy, Mike, Matt
Haseley, David (and Talona), Daniel, Damon Marten, Jason Cosby,
Julie Catey, Bill and Kathleen Benner (and Greg Gordon); and seven
He was a member of Zion Lutheran Church
of Lincoln, American Legion Post 263 and a lifetime member of VFW.
Memorials may be made to Zion Lutheran
Church of Lincoln.
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Georgia Ellen Moore, 88, of Lincoln
died Sunday (Aug. 8, 2004) at 9:28 a.m. at St. John's Hospital in
Her funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday
at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln, with the Rev.
Phillip Blackburn officiating. Visitation will be from noon until
the service time on Thursday.
Burial will be in Union Cemetery.
She was a cook at the Presbyterian
orphanage in Farmington, Mo., until 1951, at the Odd Fellows home
and for 24 years at Lincoln Developmental Center.
She was born Sept. 17, 1915, in Perry
County, Mo., to Thomas and Trula Rhyne Henderson.
She is survived by two sons, Jerry (and
Mary) Moore of Lincoln and James Moore of Malabar, Fla.; two
daughters, Jane L. (and George) Winkel of Vero Beach, Fla., and Judy
Dunham of Vero Beach, Fla.; 10 grandchildren and four
stepgrandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren, 13
step-great-grandchildren and two foster great-grandchildren; one
great-great-grandchild and five step-great-great-grandchildren; six
brothers, Robert Henderson of Farmington, Mo., Adrian Henderson of
St. Genevieve, Mo., Thomas Henderson of Bloomsdale, Mo., Ernest
Henderson of St. Charles, Mo., William Henderson of St. Charles,
Mo., and Donald Henderson of Richardson, Texas; and one sister,
Marjorie Link of Reno, Nevada.
One granddaughter preceded her in
She was a member of the First
Presbyterian Church of Lincoln.
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Oka Owens, 77, of New Holland died
Saturday (Aug. 7, 2004) at 11:20 a.m. at the Christian Nursing Home
Visitation was on
Tuesday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln.
Her funeral was Wednesday morning at the First United Methodist Church in New Holland, with
the Rev. Julie Azbell officiating.
Burial is in Richmond Grove
Cemetery, New Holland.
Mrs. Owens and her husband owned the
New Holland Grain Company from 1970 to 1991, and she was the
secretary and bookkeeper for the business. She was a teacher's aide
at Washington-Monroe School in Lincoln from 1971 to 1973.
She was born March 13, 1927, at
Armstrong to Edgar and Bessie Crays Morris. She married Robert Owens
on March 23, 1947.
She is survived by her husband, of New
Holland; one son, Bruce (and Fran) Owens of Peru, Ind.; two
daughters, Janet (and Mike) Buttitta of Bloomington and Karen (and
Vern) Banister of Emden; 11 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren;
two brothers, Ronald (and Ruth) Morris of Leesburg, Fla., and James
(and Cornelia) Morris of Easton, Pa.; and four sisters, Mary (and
K.) Ross of Springfield, Lois (and Bruce) Peters of Amarillo, Texas,
Jane Mackey of Scottsdale, Ariz., and Sarah (and Warren) Cunningham
of Youngstown, N.Y.
She was a member of the First United
Methodist Church of New Holland for 34 years and was a member of the
United Methodist Women.
She was a loving wife, mother and
grandmother and was devoted to her family and friends. She will be
missed by all who knew her.
Memorials may be made to the New
Holland Methodist Church or to the donor's choice.
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