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[March 17, 2007]
Edith Awick, 90, of Lincoln died
Thursday, March 15, 2007, at 6:05 a.m. at Abraham Lincoln Memorial
Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at First
Cumberland Presbyterian Church, with the Rev.
Carroll Richards officiating. Visitation will be one
hour prior to the service at the church.
Burial will be in Old Union Cemetery.
Holland Barry and Bennett Funeral Home is
Miss Awick was employed as a secretary at Sieb's
Hatchery for many years and then at Community Action
in Lincoln for several years.
She was born Jan. 18, 1917, in Eminence Township
to the late John Charles William and Katherine
Elizabeth Lucas Awick.
She is survived by her brother, Arthur Awick, of
Lincoln; two nephews, Dale Awick of Libertyville and
Larry (and Debbie) Awick of Sardinia, Ohio; and four
nieces, Shirley (and Darrell) Klockenga of Crown
Point, Ind., Marilyn (and Joe) Hayward of
Georgetown, Lavonne (and John) Morrow of Newman and
Nancy (and Richard) Canova of Des Plaines.
She was a lifetime member of Cumberland Presbyterian
Church, where she was the head of music for more
than 70 years. She loved to play the organ for the
glory of God.
Memorial donations may be made to the First
Cumberland Presbyterian Church and will be accepted
at the funeral home.
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