Jimmie L. Barnes, 57, of Lincoln died
Sunday (Jan. 25, 2004) at 12:19 a.m. at Pekin Hospital in Pekin.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m.
Wednesday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln.
His funeral will be at 10:30 a.m.
Thursday at Park Meadows Baptist Church in Lincoln, with the Rev.
S.M. Davis officiating.
Burial, with military rites, will be at
1 p.m. Thursday at Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield.
Mr. Barns worked for Caterpillar
Tractor Co. in Peoria.
He served in the U.S. Air Force during
the Vietnam era and in the Air National Guard for 15 years.
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Eugenia R. Zella, 82, of Lincoln died
Saturday (Jan. 24, 2004) at 10:10 a.m. at Memorial Medical Center in
Her body was cremated, and there is no
A service will be scheduled at a later
Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery,
Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in
Lincoln is handling arrangements.
Mrs. Zella was a retired registered
She was a veteran of the Army nurse
She was born June 26, 1921, in Lincoln
to Eugene and Rose Hembreiker Kramer. She married Ralph Lawrence,
who preceded her in death on Aug. 10, 1981. She married Robert Zella
on Oct. 1, 1983, in Lincoln. He survives.
Other survivors are one daughter, Karen
(and Donald) Lawrence-Hoffert; one son, Kevin Lawrence of Phoenix,
Ariz.; one stepdaughter, Gail Beachler of Peoria; 11 grandchildren;
and five great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one
son, Buddy Lawrence.
She was a member of Holy Family
Catholic Church in Lincoln.
Memorials may be made to Carroll
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Raymond G. Begolka, 93, of
Lincoln died Thursday (Jan. 22, 2004) at 6:57 p.m. at Abraham
Lincoln Memorial Hospital.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7
p.m. Monday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln.
His funeral will be at 1:30
p.m. Tuesday at St. John United Church of Christ in Lincoln, with
the Rev. Richard Reinwald and the Rev. Wallace Reifsteck
Burial will be in New Union
Mr. Begolka farmed in Eminence
Township for 75 years.
He was born April 11, 1910, in
Saybrook to Max R. and Louisa Haas Begolka. He married Evelyn
Coleman on Dec. 4, 1955, in Tampa, Fla.
Survivors are his wife, of
Lincoln; one son, Donald Begolka of Lincoln; and one daughter,
Darlene Begolka of Lincoln.
He was the last of his
immediate family and was preceded in death by three brothers,
Arthur, Walter and Harry Begolka; and five sisters, Rose (infant),
Lillie Begolka, Emma Opperman, Dorothy Robinson and Annie Loercher.
He was a member of St. John
United Church of Christ and the Brotherhood of the church. He was
also a member of Logan Railsplitting Association and Logan County
Memorials may be made to his church or to the donor's choice.
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Edwin J. Fones, 61, of Lincoln died
Sunday (Jan. 25, 2004) at 7:25 a.m. at Memorial Medical Center in
His funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday
at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln, with Tom Gerdts
officiating. Visitation will be from noon until 2 p.m. at the
Burial will be in New Union Cemetery,
Mr. Fones was a fireman at Lincoln
Developmental Center for 35 years.
He was a U.S. Army veteran.
He was born Jan. 10, 1943, in Lincoln
to Benjamin and Stella Trift Fones.
He is survived by a longtime friend,
Bill Schultz of Lincoln.
He was preceded in death by his parents
He graduated from Lincoln Community
He was a
member of Lincoln Christian Church, to which memorials may be made.
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Eileen Duffey, 87, of Lincoln died
Friday (Jan. 23, 2004) at 2:15 p.m. at her home.
Funeral arrangements are being handled
by Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln. Visitation will
be from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday. Her funeral will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday
at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader, with the Rev. Julie Azbel officiating.
Burial will be in Zion Cemetery.
Mrs. Duffey was a homemaker.
She was born Dec. 9, 1916, in Logan
County to Charles and Iva Wheeler. She married Charles William
Duffey in Lincoln on Sept. 12, 1936.
Survivors are one son, Charles E. (and
Mary) Duffey of Decatur; eight grandchildren; many
great-grandchildren; two brothers, Donald Wheeler of Lincoln and
David (and Marjorie) Wheeler of Lincoln; and one sister, Dorothy.
She was preceded in death by one
daughter, Loretta O'Conner; one stepbrother, Billy Jo; and one
granddaughter, Patricia Duffey.
may be made to the donor's choice.
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Thelma Lorene Hasler, 96, formerly of
Latham, died Friday (Jan. 23, 2004) at 5:09 a.m. at Vonderlieth
Living Center in Mount Pulaski.
funeral was scheduled for Monday morning at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader
Funeral Home in Mount Pulaski, with the Rev.
Carol Andricks officiating. Visitation was on Sunday at the funeral
A graveside service was scheduled for 1:30
p.m. Monday at Grandview Memorial Gardens, Champaign.
Miss Hasler was a cook at a University
of Illinois dormitory in Urbana for almost 27 years.
She was born Jan. 29, 1907, in Richland
Survivors are one brother, Melvin
Hasler of Rankin; 11 nieces; three nephews; and many great-nieces
She was preceded in death by her
parents, Christian Ellis and Nellis Edith Atkins Hasler, and by
three brothers and one sister.
She was a member of Grace United
Methodist Church in Urbana and attended a Sunday school class there.
She was a 65-year member of the Rebekah Circle, a member of the
Champaign County Past Noble Grand Club, a 20-year member of the RSVP
Volunteers, and a member of the Urbana Senior Citizens Club and
Urbana Business Women's Club.
may be made to the activity fund at Vonderlieth Living Center or to
Grace United Methodist Church, Urbana.
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