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Margene Cisco

Margene Dean Cisco, 61, of Lincoln died Wednesday (March 10, 2004) at 12:36 p.m. at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.

Her funeral was Saturday morning at Lincoln Christian Church, with Tom Gerdts officiating. Visitation preceded the service.

Burial is in New Union Cemetery, Lincoln.

Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home of Lincoln handled arrangements.

Mrs. Cisco was a nurse's aide.

She was born June 25, 1942, in Springfield to Thomas and Edna Mae Robinson Cook. She married Bobby Cisco on July 3, 1961, in Springfield.

She is survived by her husband, of Lincoln; four daughters, Christina (and Randall) Dirks of Lincoln, Julie Rusk of Marietta, Ga., Denise (and Greg) Shook of Lincoln and Daphine (and J.R.) Smith of Bath; four sons, Robert (and Marsha) Cisco of Lincoln, Wesley Cisco of Lincoln, Keith Cisco of Lincoln and Kevin Cisco of Owensboro, Ky.; 13 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; three sisters, Mary (and Bernard) Delany of Des Plaines, Dorothy (and Carl) Huffman of Sorrento and Evelyn Cook of Springfield; and three brothers, Earl Cook of Edenburg, William Cook of Springfield and Harold (and Linda) Cook of Thayer.

She was also preceded in death by one sister and seven brothers.

She was a member of Lincoln Christian Church, to which memorials may be made.

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Justin 'Bosco' Wahlsmith

Justin E. "Bosco" Wahlsmith, 19, of Middletown died Sunday (March 7, 2004), at 9:08 p.m. at Halifax Medical Center in Daytona Beach, Fla.

Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, March 15, at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln.

His funeral will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 16, at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader, with the Rev. David Pepperell officiating.

Burial will be in Pleasant Valley Cemetery, Middletown.

Mr. Wahlsmith was a bricklayer.

He was born Aug. 30, 1984, in Bloomington.

He survived by his parents, Joseph Walker and Angela Wahlsmith of Middletown; two brothers, Joseph Walker of Tavares, Fla., and Allen Wahlsmith of Middletown; his maternal grandparents, Earl and Deany Baker of Middletown; his paternal grandmother, Kathryn McGrath of Bloomington; and maternal great-grandparents Mabel and Bill Quast of Middletown.

He was preceded in death by one sister, Chastity; one brother, Joshua Walker; and his paternal grandfather, Melvin Walker.

He loved fishing, camping and the outdoors.

Memorials may be made to the Justin "Bosco" Wahlsmith Memorial Fund.

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