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Mary Campbell
 
DAVENPORT -- Mary Lou "Hollie" Campbell of Brownsville, Texas, formerly of Davenport and Dixon, Ill., died Friday, Nov. 13, at Brownsville Medical Center. She was 65. Memorial services will be 5 p.m. Monday at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Davenport. Burial will be in Lakeview Cemetery, Calumet, Mich. She was a hotel executive and enjoyed singing in the Episcopal Church choir for many years. Hollie moved from Dixon, Ill., to Brownsville in 1980. Hollie graduated from Missouri Valley College where she majored in music, art and English. She was a member of the National Journalistic Fraternity and Gamma Upsilon and an officer in the Women Moose Club. Memorials may be made to Princess Diana Trust or American Cancer Society. Survivors include sons, J. Bradley DuSold, Madison, Wis., S. Craig DuSold, Downers Grove, Ill., and Michael C. Campbell, Moline; grandsons, Kenneth G. Campbell, Moline, and Jason W. Exbom and wife Heather, Moline; a granddaughter, Melissa A. DeVriese, Loveland, Colo.; and great-grandchildren, Sara Marie Exbom and Kieran William Exbom, Moline. Hollie was preceded in death by her mother, Ella Mae Finlayson in 1964; her father, Holly Edward Campbell in 1979; her husband Bob Hansen in 1952 and her husband Ralph J. DuSold in 1975.
 
Maeola Hudson
 
DAVENPORT -- Services for Maeola Hudson, of 1940 W. 70th St., will be 11 a.m. Monday at Progressive Baptist Church, Davenport. Burial will be in Fairmount Cemetery, Davenport. Visitation is 10-11 a.m. Monday at the church. Mrs. Hudson died Tuesday, Nov. 17, 1998, in Evansdale, Iowa. Orr's Mortuary, Rock Island, is in charge of arrangements. She was employed as a licensed practical nurse. Maeola Phillips was born March 10, 1946, in Widener, Ark. She married Robert Hudson in 1995 in Davenport. Survivors include her husband; sisters, Roberta Millbrook, Kansas City, Mo., Melverdia Ewing, Davenport, and Ella Phillips, Cherry Richards and Carolyn Phillips, all of Memphis, Tenn.; and brothers, Arthur Phillips, Papillion, Neb., Charles Phillips, Monee, Ill., Lee Phillips, Honolulu, Albert Phillips, Davenport, and Kenneth Phillips, Memphis.
 
Walter Stoudt
 
DAVENPORT -- Walter Stoudt, of Davenport, died Thursday, Nov. 19, 1998, at Genesis Medical Center-West Campus, Davenport. There will be no services. Weerts Funeral Home, Davenport, is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Stoudt was employed as an airplane flight instructor at Muscatine (Iowa) Airport. He was born Aug. 19, 1909, in Davenport. He married Dorothy Loose in 1959 in Nashua, Iowa. Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Suzanne Walker; six grandchildren; 11 step-grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and six step-great-grandchildren.
 
Marie Madden
 
DAVENPORT -- Services for Marie E. Madden, of Davenport Good Samaritan Center, will be 1 p.m. today at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home, Davenport. Burial will be in National Cemetery, Rock Island Arsenal. Visitation is noon to 1 p.m. today at the funeral home. Mrs. Madden died Wednesday, Nov. 18, 1998, at the nursing center. Marie had taught school in Paola, Kan., in earlier years. Marie Emmons was born Nov. 25, 1902, in Paola, to William Cornelius and Mary Ann "Molly" (Divers) Emmons. She married Chenault Madden on Dec. 17, 1932, in Galesburg, Ill. He died in 1981. She was a member of St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, Davenport. Survivors include a nephew and his wife, James D. and Sherrie Hill Sr., Westminster, Colo.; a grandniece, Glynis Hill, Westminster; a grandnephew, James D. Hill Jr., Edmund, Okla.; and a special friend, Pat Reagan, Davenport.
 
Edna Tank
 
DAVENPORT -- Services for Edna I. Tank, of Davenport, will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Runge Mortuary and Crematory, Davenport. Burial will be in Davenport Memorial Park. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. today at the mortuary. Mrs. Tank died Wednesday, Nov. 18, 1998, at Davenport Good Samaritan Center. She was a homemaker. She was born Sept. 10, 1907, in Walcott, Iowa. She married Fred Tank in 1938 in Walcott. He died in 1987. Memorials may be made to the nursing home or Walcott Fire Department. Survivors include a son, John, Davenport; and a granddaughter.
 
Minnie Johnson
 
DAVENPORT -- Services for Minnie Johnson, of South Bend, Ind., formerly of Davenport, will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Weerts Funeral Home, Davenport. Burial will be in Oakdale Memorial Gardens, Davenport. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Mrs. Johnson died Monday, Nov. 16, 1998, at Regency Place, South Bend. She retired in 1972 after 15 years at the Family Y in Davenport. She also was employed as a bookkeeper at the Lend-A-Hand. Minnie Haak was born July 27, 1901, in Davenport, to John and Ora Mae (Barbour) Haak. She married Howard Kretsch on July 16, 1924, in Davenport. He died in 1933. She married Robert Johnson on Oct. 19, 1934, in Davenport. He died in1948. She had been active in the PTA. She was a member of Ridgedale Presbyterian Church, South Bend, and a former member of Newcomb Presbyterian Church, Davenport, and Bettendorf Presbyterian Church. Her interests included crocheting and embroidery as well as reading. Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society. Survivors include sons and daughters-in-law, Ferdinand and Carol Kretsch, South Bend, Donald and Barbara Kretsch, Lakewood, Colo., and Kent and Miriam Johnson, Dallas; seven grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a brother, Ferdinand Haak, and a sister, Gertrude Haak.
 
Dr. Shane Butcher-Humphrey
 
BETTENDORF -- Memorial services for Dr. Shane Butcher-Humphrey, of Bettendorf, will be 10 a.m. Nov. 28 at Cunnick-Collins Mortuary, Davenport. Visitation is 9-10 a.m. Nov. 28. Dr. Humphrey died Saturday, Nov. 14, 1998, at Genesis Medical Center-East Campus, Davenport. She opened Humphrey Chiropractic Clinic in Bettendorf in 1995. She first joined in a partnership clinic in Moline. She was certified in video fluoroscopic and posture stress analysis and practiced the Pierce Method. Memorials may be made to the Dr. Shane Butcher-Humphrey Fund at Norwest Bank, 18th St., Bettendorf. Survivors include her fianceé, Bob Brown, Bettendorf; a daughter, Sasha; a son, Shay; her mother, Jane Butcher, Bettendorf; her father, Jack Butcher, of Florida; a sister, Sherry McGuigan, of Florida; and a brother, K. Doc Butcher, of Florida.
 
Merle Dean
 
BETTENDORF -- Services for Merle Dean, of Bettendorf, will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Runge Mortuary and Crematory, Davenport. Burial will be in National Cemetery, Rock Island Arsenal. Visitation is 4-7 p.m. today at the mortuary. Mr. Dean died Wednesday, Nov. 18, 1998, at Covenant Medical Center, Waterloo, Iowa. He worked 30 years at Caterpillar Inc. He retired in 1998 from the Pontiac (Ill.) Plant. He had worked at Red Jacket Pumps, a division of Marley Pump, Davenport. He was born Jan. 7, 1943, in Cordova, Ill. He married Judy Swartz Dannenfeldt in 1987 in Davenport. He served in the Navy from 1961-65. Memorials may be made to Scott County Humane Society. Survivors include his wife; daughters, Monica Masat, Bettendorf, and Melanie Miller, Muscatine, Iowa; a stepdaughter, Angela Dannenfeldt, Bettendorf; a stepson, Brian Dannenfeldt, Bettendorf; a grandson; his mother, Maxine Stewart, Des Plaines, Ill.; a sister, Nancy Dean, Des Moines; and brothers, Dean and Daryl Stewart, both of Arlington Heights, Ill.
 
Delphine Bragg
 
ROCK ISLAND -- Services for Delphine A. Bragg, of Rock Island, will be noon Monday at Pentecostal Church of God, Davenport. Burial will be in Pine Hill Cemetery, Davenport. Visitation is two hours before the service time Monday at the church. She died Tuesday, Nov. 17, 1998, at Trinity Medical Center-West Campus, Rock Island. Knox-Larson Funeral Home, Rock Island, is in charge of arrangements. She was employed as a nurse's aide at Oak Glen Home, Coal Valley, Ill., and St. Anthony's Continuing Care Center, Rock Island. She was born Nov. 26, 1968, in Rock Island. Survivors include daughters, Mercedes and Shandi Harmon and Harmonee and Nadia Trice, all of Rock Island; her mother, Margie Bragg, and her father, Frank Bragg Sr., both of Rock Island; sisters, Retina Bragg, Dorinda Bragg, Tammy Bragg-Nimmers, Latressa Nunn, Lawanda Porter, Loredia Dixon and Celine Bragg, all of Rock Island, Shonda Bragg, Des Moines, and Pamela Bragg, Louisville, Miss.; brothers, Willie Bragg Jr. and Tremere Bragg, both of Rock Island, Antonio Bragg, Minneapolis, Nickie Bragg, Moline, and Damian Bragg, Joliet, Ill.; and her fianceé, Jeff Trice, Rock Island.
 
Mildred Mitchell
 
REINBECK, Iowa -- Services for Mildred M. Mitchell, of Reinbeck, will be 1:30 p.m. Saturday at First Presbyterian Church, Reinbeck. Burial will be in Grant Township Cemetery, rural Reinbeck. Visitation is 6-7:30 p.m. today at Hand's Funeral Home, Reinbeck. Mrs. Mitchell died Thursday, Nov. 19, 1998, at Parkview Manor, Reinbeck. She was a musician. She began playing the organ in the theater for silent pictures. She also had been organist at Amity Church for more than 20 years, was the pianist for Dinsdale High School Chorus and played for dances and square dances. Mildred Pennington was born June 5, 1903, in Moline. She married Maurice Mitchell in 1930 in Moline. He died in 1988. Survivors include daughters, Loretta Adams, Des Moines, Bonnie Miller, Dike, and Carol Nelsen, Reinbeck; eight grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; eight step-great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild; and three step-great-great-grandchildren.
 
Lawrence Sandberg
 
MOLINE -- Lawrence A. "Larry" Sandberg, of Rockford, Ill., formerly of Moline, died Thursday, Nov. 19, 1998, at Illini Hospital, Silvis, Ill. Memorial services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at First Evangelical Free Church, Rockford. There is no visitation. Private burial will be at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Delavan Township, Wis. Mr. Sandberg retired in 1992 as a self-employed salesman and served as a director of the Timber Lee Christian Center, East Troy, Wis. He was born Jan. 5, 1922, in Newbedford. He married Alice Ramsden in 1944 in Moline. During World War II, he served in the Navy. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Timber Lee Christian Center. Survivors include his wife; daughters, Joan Bellito, Wheeling, Ill., and Joyce Werntz, Tegucigalpa, Honduras; five grandchildren; a great-grandchild; and brothers, Paul, Donald and Clifford.
 
Steven Shontos
 
CLINTON, Iowa -- Services for Steven R. Shontos, of 2365 South 14th St., will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Clinton Chapel Snell-Zornig Funeral Home and Crematory. Burial will be in Clinton Lawn Cemetery, Clinton. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Mr. Shontos died Wednesday, Nov. 18, 1998, at University Hospitals, Iowa City. He was employed 32 years as a feeder operator in the glue department at International Paper Co., Clinton. He was born Jan. 2, 1948, in Clinton. He married Shirley Rentz in 1968 in Morrison, Ill. Memorials may be made to the family. Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Tina Shontos, Clinton; a son, Brian, Camanche; a granddaughter; a step-granddaughter; and sisters, Frances Ervin, Clinton, and Toni Bailey, Savanna, Ill.
 
Florence Baty
 
CLINTON, Iowa -- Florence M. Baty, of 1215 7th Ave., died Thursday, Nov. 20, 1998, at Samaritan Hospital North, Clinton. Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Prairie Union Cemetery, rural Low Moor. Visitation 5-8 p.m. today at Cannon Funeral Home, Clinton. Florence Shoe was born Sept. 26, 1914, in Toesin, Ind. She married Harry Krick in 1933. She married Arlie Baty in 1965 in Las Vegas. Both husbands preceded her in death. Memorials may be made to Hospice. Survivors include a daughter, Kay Guenzler, Hanover, Ill., sons, James Krick, Lake Placid, Fla., Philip Krick, Clinton, and Garland Krick, Mount Morris, Ill.; 37 grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and a sister, Pauline Holloway, Green Town, Ind.
 
Donald Meier
 
STERLING, Ill. -- Services for Donald A. Meier, of Sterling, will be 10 a.m. Saturday at McDonald Funeral Home, Rock Falls. Burial will be in Lyndon Cemetery. Visitation is 5-8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Mr. Meier died Wednesday, Nov. 18, 1998, at CGH Medical Center, Sterling. He farmed several years and then worked at Deere & Co. until retirement in 1978. He was born March 4, 1916, in Prophetstown. He married Rose Volcke in 1947 in Erie. Memorials may be made to Lyndon United Methodist Church. Survivors include his wife; daughters, Linda Meier, Lyndon, and Betty Camacho, Orlando, Fla.; a son, Arlyn, Lyndon; a stepson, Robert VerHeeche, Kewanee; nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; a sister, Edna Weber, Prophetstown; and brother, Harold, Lyndon, and Orville, Morrison.
 
Raymond Meinert
 
DURANT, Iowa -- Services for Raymond W. Meinert, of Durant, 10 a.m. Saturday at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, Durant. Burial will be in Durant Cemetery, with military services. Visitation is 4-7 p.m. today at Bentley Funeral Home, Durant, and 9-10 a.m. Saturday at the church. Mr. Meinert died Wednesday, Nov. 18, 1998, at his home, after an extended illness. He retired in 1976 after 30 years as postmaster in Durant. He was born Oct. 26, 1908, in Durant. He married Beulah Jensen in 1939 in Newell. During World War II, he served in the Army Air Corps. A memorial fund has been established. Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Mary Feuerbach, Grinnell; a son, David, Oskaloosa; eight grandchildren; a sister, Ethel Humbert, Cedar Rapids; and a brother, Gilbert, Durant.
 
Helen Zobrist
 
GENESEO, Ill. -- Helen M. Zobrist, of Geneseo, died Thursday, Nov. 18, 1998, at Hillcrest Home, Geneseo. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Malachy's Catholic Church, Geneseo. The Rev. Michael Pakula will officiate. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Geneseo. Visitation is 2-5 p.m. Sunday at Myers Chapel, Stackhouse-Moore Funeral Homes, Geneseo, with a parish rosary at 4:30 p.m. Sunday. Mrs. Zobrist was a homemaker. Helen VanDeWalle was born Jan. 23, 1916, in Hampton, to Arthur and Margaret (Gremonpez) VanDeWalle. She married Louis Zobrist on Feb. 5, 1936, in Rapids City. He died June 3, 1991. She was a member of St. Malachy's Catholic Church, Geneseo, and Circle 13 of the Altar and Rosary Society of the church. Survivors include daughters and sons-in-law, Margaret and Benhard Johnson, Coal Valley, and Donna and Monte DeBel, Geneseo; a son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Jane Zobrist, Colona; 11 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Betty Enright, Scales Mound. She was preceded in death by her husband; a son, Kenneth; and a brother.
 
Robert Stalf
 
GENESEO, Ill. -- Robert E. Stalf, of 130 N. Park Ave., died Thursday, Nov. 19, 1998, at Trinity Medical Center-West Campus, Rock Island. Services will be 5 p.m. Saturday at DeRoo Funeral Home, Moline. Burial will be 12:30 p.m. Monday at National Cemetery, Rock Island Arsenal, with military services by American Legion Post 246, Moline. Visitation is 3-5 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Mr. Stalf retired in 1983 as a special investigator for the inspection department after more than 33 years at the former John Deere Plow Planter Works, Moline. He was born April 6, 1926. He married Joanne Rawlings. During World War II, he served in the Navy. Memorials may be made to Niabi Zoological Society. Survivors include his wife; daughters, Andrea Lampert, Highland Park, Jean Fair, Andover, and Kathleen Smith, Thousand Oaks, Calif.; sons, Thomas Stalf , Coal Valley, Gary Rawlings, Moline, and Jim Stalf, Andover; 13 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and his mother, Madeline Stalf, Moline.
 
Karen Scherbroeck
 
ORION, Ill. -- Services for Karen M. Scherbroeck, of 151 Henry Dr. Route 1, will be 9:30 a.m. Saturday at DeRoo Funeral Home, Moline. Burial will be in National Cemetery, Rock Island Arsenal. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Mrs. Scherbroeck died Thursday, Nov. 19, 1998, at Trinity Medical Center-West Campus, Rock Island. She was employed as a bookkeeper at Southeast National Bank, Moline, and as a room attendant at the former Ramada Inn, Moline. Karen Reed was born July 11, 1949, in Ludlow, Mass. She married Peter Scherbroeck in 1974 in Davenport. Memorials may be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Survivors include her husband; a daughter, Christine, and a son, Shawn, both at home; her mother, Utilia Reed, Bettendorf; sisters, Carol Stine, Andalusia, and Shirley Nall, Eldridge, Iowa; and a brother, Kevin Reed, Rockford.
 
Florence Nelson
 
GALVA, Ill. -- Services for Florence M. Nelson, of Galva, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Peterson-Wallin-Knox Funeral Home, Woodhull. Visitation is 10-11 a.m. Saturday. Burial will be in Woodhull Cemetery. Mrs. Nelson died Wednesday, Nov. 18, 1998, at Marigold Health Care Center, Galesburg. She was employed as a telephone operator in Woodhull and New Windsor. Florence Strand was born Oct. 6, 1915, in Buffalo Center, Iowa. She married Phillip Nelson in 1945 in Woodhull. Memorials may be made to Bethany Lutheran Church or Galva Senior Citizens. Survivors include her husband; and sisters, Arline Brew, Kewanee, and Doris Colburn, Woodhull.
 
Doris Gosselin
 
FITCHBURG, Mass. -- Services for Doris Gosselin, of Fitchburg, will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Bosk Funeral Home, Fitchburg. Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery. Visitation is 7-9 p.m. today at the funeral home. Mrs. Gosselin died Wednesday, Nov. 18, 1998, at Health Alliance Leominster Hospital, after a brief illness. She was employed as an office secretary for many years, last at Kronkil Furniture Manufacturing Co., Piqua. Doris Hardesty was born Nov. 25, 1930, in Piqua, Ohio. Memorials may be made to American Diabetes Association, Massachusetts Affiliate, 813 Williams St., P.O. Box 61210, Longmeadow, MA 01116-1210. Survivors include her husband, Victor; daughters, Linda and Kathy Gosselin and Vickie Snow, all of Fitchburg; sons, Stephen P., Ashburnham, Douglas A. and Kevin, both of Fitchburg, Mark W., Lunenburg, and Larry S., Leominster; 10 grandchildren; a sister, Joyce Dormire, Davenport; and a brother, David Hardesty, Titusville, Fla.
 
Donald LaMaack
 
MELROSE, Iowa -- Donald K. LaMaack, of rural Melrose, died Thursday, Nov. 19, 1998, at Monroe County Hospital. Services will be 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Gilbert-Nordstrom Funeral Home, North Chapel, Albia. Burial will be in Oakview Cemetery, Albia. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home. He was born March 31, 1928, in Big Rock. He married Junith Glasnapp in 1988. A memorial fund has been established. Survivors include his wife; daughters, Phyllis Simmons, Bettendorf, and Wendy LaMaack; stepdaughters, Joleen Aunspach, Albia, and Cindy Rubby, Des Moines; sons, Gary A., Davenport, Garett L., Calamus, and Brent L., DeWitt; stepsons, Wesley Ellsworth, Des Moines, and Randy Ellsworth, Albia; and several grandchildren, step-grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
 
Marilyn Eller
 
DONAHUE, Iowa -- Services for Marilyn Eller, of Donahue, will be 11 a.m. Monday at Faith Lutheran Church, Eldridge. Burial will be in Davenport Memorial Park. Visitation is 4-8 p.m. today at the church. Runge Mortuary and Crematory, Davenport, is in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Eller died Friday, Nov. 13, 1998, at her home. Marilyn Engler was born Dec. 12, 1932, in rural Donahue. She married Howard Eller in 1957 in Davenport. He died in 1974. Memorials may be made to the family or American Cancer Society. Survivors include daughters, Karen Pillard, Davenport, Bonnie Doyle, Donahue, and Mary Ann Moyer, Dallas, Ga.; a son, Rick Eller, Eldridge; six grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; her mother, Lillie Engler, Wheatland; a sister, Betty Ganzer, and a brother, Floyd Engler, both of Donahue.
 
Larry Cline
 
BETTENDORF -- Larry D. Cline, of Bettendorf, died Saturday, Nov. 14, 1998, at Genesis Medical Center-West Campus, Davenport. Memorial services will be 7 p.m. Thursday at Runge Mortuary and Crematory, Davenport. He was self-employed in the construction business. Mr. Cline was born July 3, 1943, in Walnut Ridge, Ark. He married Kathryn Moyers in 1983 in Kansas City, Kan. He served in the Navy. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. Survivors include his wife; his children, Ashton and Jason, both of Bettendorf, and Deanna and Melissa, both of Arizona; sisters, Mary Williams and Pasha Wilburn, both of Arkansas; and brothers Gary, Missouri, and Jerry and Terry, both of Arkansas.
 
Ray Hemphill
 
PORT BYRON, Ill. -- Services for Ray Hemphill, of Port Byron, will be 11 a.m. Monday at Schroder Mortuary, Silvis. Burial will be in National Cemetery, Rock Island Arsenal, with military honors accorded by Hillsdale American Legion 1144. Visitation is 3-6 p.m. today at the mortuary. Mr. Hemphill died Friday, Nov. 13, 1998, in Coal Valley. He retired in 1984 as a clerk after working for 31 years at Aluminum Company of America, Riverdale. Mr. Hemphill was born Oct. 31, 1922, in Sesser. He married Fay Wright in 1963 in Aledo. He served in the Army as a staff sergeant during World War II. Memorials may be made to the Silvis Fraternal Order of Eagles. Survivors include his wife; daughters, Sandra Winchester, Colona, and Terry Camp, Taylor Ridge; sons, Steven Hemphill, Rock Island, and Larry Hemphill, Edinberg; a stepson, Daryl Wright, East Moline; 13 grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; 13 step-great-grandchildren; and a sister, Jean Swartz, Carbondale.
 
Barbara 'Barb' Hepner
 
ONEIDA, Ill. -- Barbara "Barb" Hendricks Hepner, of Wickenburg, Ariz., formerly of Oneida, died Thursday, Nov. 12, 1998, at Del E. Webb Hospital, Phoenix. Memorial services will be 2 p.m. Nov. 22 at Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Home, Oneida. Visitation is 1 p.m. until the time of services Sunday at the funeral home. She had worked at the Galesburg Clinic for 25 years. She also had owned and operated the former Long Branch in Wataga, and was a Tupperware dealer for many years. Barbara Turner was born March 7, 1934, in Galesburg. She married Richard Hendricks in 1954 in Oneida. He died in 1976. She married Marvin Hepner in 1977 in Wataga. Memorials may be made to the ROWVA Public School Foundation. Survivors include her husband; a daughter, Sally Keener, Altona; sons, Bradley Hendricks, Coal Valley, Chuck Hendricks, Galesburg, and Glenn Hendricks, New York City; stepdaughters, Stacy Schafer, Galesburg, and Vicky Sanders and Rita Neal, both of Abingdon; stepsons, Darrell Hepner and Terry Hepner, both of Galesburg, and Rex Hepner, Wataga; four grandchildren; 19 step-grandchildren; eight step-great-grandchildren; a sister, Becky Stark, St. Joseph; and brothers, Harvey Turner, Shabbona, and Bill Turner, Oneida.
 
Beverly Barclay
 
ATALISSA, Iowa -- Services for Beverly J. Barclay, of Atalissa, will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Overman Cemetery, Atalissa. Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Monday at Bentley Funeral Home, Wilton. Mrs. Barclay died Friday, Nov. 13, 1998, at her home. She had worked for 17 years at Louis Rich, West Liberty. Beverly Tharp was born June 29, 1942, in Muscatine. She married Raymond Maurer in 1960 in Wilton. She married Wayne Barclay in 1986 in Atalissa. Memorials may be made to the Iowa City Hospice. Survivors include her husband; daughters, Barbara Maurer, Wilton, and Tamara Hofmeiser, Ackley; a son, Douglas Maurer, West Liberty; stepsons, Brian Barclay, Davenport, Cory Barclay, Durant, and Randy Barclay, Thornton, Colo.; three grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; brothers, Dennis Tharp, Wilton, and Garey Tharp, Muscatine; and a stepbrother, Jerry Morrison, West Liberty.
 
Leland Thompson
 
GENESEO, Ill. -- Leland G. Thompson, of Geneseo, formerly of Batavia, died Friday, Nov. 13, 1998, at Good Samaritan Village, Geneseo. Private services will be held Friday at River Hills Memorial Park, Batavia. There is no visitation. Trimble Funeral Home, Moline, is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Thompson was born May 10, 1909, in Sesser. He married Olivia Carlson in 1936 in Aurora. She died in 1996. He was a self-employed kitchen refinisher. He also had worked for many years at St. Charles Kitchens. He served in the Illinois National Guard. Memorials may be made to Bethany Lutheran Church, Batavia. Survivors include a daughter, Carol Patton, Moline; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
 
Visente Solis
 
MOLINE -- Services for Visente E. Solis, of Moline, will be 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at DeRoo Funeral Home, Moline, and 10 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Moline. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Rock Island. Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home with a Christian wake service at 5:30 p.m. Mr. Solis died Saturday, Nov. 14, 1998, at his home. He retired in 1962 after working for 45 years as an experimental molder at John Deere Harvester, East Moline. Mr. Solis was born Dec. 24, 1905, in Nomaran, Michoacan, Mexico. He married Juana Lopez in 1930 in Silvis, Ill. Memorials may be made to Pathway Hospice. Survivors include his wife; daughters, Vera Hernandez, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Dolores Puebla and Anita Wolfe, both of Moline, and Virginia Magon, Peoria, Ill.; sons, Richard Solis, Moline, and Michael Solis, Chillicothe, Ill.; 19 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and sisters, Elvira and Juanita, both of Mexico City.
 
Letty Pollock
 
SPRINGVILLE, Iowa -- Services for Letty E. Pollock, a resident of Heath Manor, West Liberty, formerly of Springville, will be 11 a.m. Monday at Murdoch Funeral Home, Marion. Burial will be in Jordan's Grove Cemetery, rural Central City. Visitation is 2-6 p.m. today at the funeral home. Mrs. Pollock died Friday, Nov. 13, 1998, at Simpson Nursing Home. She had taught school in Waubeek, Springdale, Springville and at a country school near Lowden. Letty Sullivan was born July 17, 1905, in Bloomfield. She married Herbert Pollock in 1929 in Bloomfield. He died in 1988. Memorials may be made to the Springville Elementary School library. Survivors include daughters, Audrey Noring, West Liberty, Virginia Tudeen, Bettendorf, and Rebecca Fritz, Postville; 11 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.
 
Lillian Haack
 
CLINTON, Iowa -- Services for Lillian B. Haack, of Clinton, will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Chancy Lutheran Church, Clinton. Burial will be in Clinton Lawn Cemetery. Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Monday at Snell-Zornig Funeral Home and Crematory, Clinton. Mrs. Haack died Saturday, Nov. 14, 1998, at Samaritan Hospital North, Clinton. She was a homemaker. Lillian Horn was born March 18, 1908, in Elvira. She married Earl Haack in 1926 in Clinton. He died in 1986. Memorials may be made to Chancy Lutheran Church. Survivors include daughters, Joyce Cavanaugh, Clinton, and Beverly Haack, East Moline; sons, David Haack, Branson, Mo., and Russell Haack, Port Orange, Fla.; 21 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
 
Clara Wescott
 
CLARENCE, Iowa -- Services for Clara H. Wescott, of Clarence, will be 1 p.m. Monday at St. John's United Church of Christ, Clarence. Burial will be in Clarence Cemetery. Visitation is 4-7 p.m. today at Chapman Funeral Home, Clarence. Mrs. Wescott died Friday, Nov. 13, 1998, at Hallmark Care Center, Mount Vernon. She retired in 1992 after working since 1979 at Lambert Carpet Store, Clarence. She also had worked for 30 years at Collins Radio, Cedar Rapids. Clara Hunwardsen was born Feb. 10, 1913, in Oxford Junction. She married Chester Wescott in 1946 in Rock Island. He died in 1976. Survivors include sisters, Mata Behrend, Mechanicsville, and Hazel Hackert, Mountain Grove, Mo.; and brothers, John Hunwardsen, Clarence, and Henry Hunwardsen, Lisbon.
 
Wilma Abel
 
ROCK ISLAND -- Services for Wilma M. Abel, of Rock Island, will be 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at Runge Mortuary and Crematory, Davenport. Burial will be in Davenport Memorial Park. Visitation is noon until the time of services Tuesday at the mortuary. Mrs. Abel died Friday, Nov. 13, 1998, at Trinity Medical Center-West Campus, Rock Island. She retired in 1990 after working since 1975 at Bituminous Insurance. She also had worked at Oscar Mayer from 1947 to 1965. Wilma Allsup was born Nov. 7, 1928, in Little York, Ill. She married Jesse Abel Jr. in 1950 in Rock Island. He died in 1964. Memorials may be made to the Davenport Humane Society. Survivors include daughters, Vicky Conklin, Davenport, and Brenda Abel, Blue Grass, Iowa; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; sisters, Naomi Schlobohm, Coal Valley, Ill., Betty Allsup, Quincy, Ill., and Susan Horn, Carthage, Ill.; and brothers, Frank Allsup, St. Mary, Ohio, and Joe Allsup and Walter Allsup, both of Kenton, Ohio.
 
Anthony 'Tony' Oswald
 
GALVA, Ill. -- Inurnment services for Anthony A. "Tony" Oswald, of Kewanee, formerly of Galva, will be 11:30 a.m. Nov. 21 at St. Joseph Cemetery, River Grove. There will be no visitation. Rux Funeral Home, Galva, is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Oswald died Tuesday at Oakwood Health Care Center, Kewanee. He was co-founder and owner of Galva Iron and Metal Co. He retired in 1986. Mr. Oswald was born Feb. 12, 1915, in Dubuque, Iowa. He served in the Army during World War II in the European Theater of Operations. Memorials may be made to St. John Catholic Church, Galva, or the Little Brothers of the Poor. Survivors include a sister, Dorothy Christiansen, Lincoln, Neb.
 
Myron 'Mike' Ode
 
MINOT, N.D. -- Myron E. "Mike" Ode, of Minot, formerly of Bismarck and East Moline, died Friday, Nov. 13, 1998, at Minot Medical Center. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at First Presbyterian Church, Minot. Burial will be in Rosehill Memorial Park, Minot. Visitation is 1-8 p.m. Monday at Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot. He had worked as a pipe-fitter. Mr. Ode was born Nov. 11, 1924, in Bismarck. He married Phyllis Guthmueller in 1945 in Kulm. She died Sept. 8, 1998. He served in the Marine Corps during World War II in the Pacific Theater of Operations. Memorials may be made to the Plumbers and Pipe-fitter Union for apprentice training. Survivors include daughters, Margo Murdock, Vicki Pratt and Sherry Clayton, both of East Moline, and Doreen Collatt, Grand Forks; a son, Michael Ode, East Moline; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; sisters, Vera Hegedus, Yvonne Flurer and Arzella Engleman, all of Bismarck, Dorothy Stoltz, Palm Springs, Ariz., Henrietta Weeklund, Roseville, Minn., and Irene Strand, Virginia Beach, Va.; and a brother, Alvin Ode, Bismarck.
 
Loretta Bell
 
DAVENPORT -- Services for Loretta C. Bell, of Davenport, will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Grace Lutheran Church, Davenport. Burial will be in Pine Hill Cemetery, Davenport. Visitation is 3-5 and 6:30-8 p.m. Monday at Weerts Funeral Home. Mrs. Bell died Friday, Nov. 13, 1998, at Grandview Terrace, Davenport. She was a homemaker. Loretta Dougherty was born March 24, 1911, to Lawrence and Clara (Zimmerman) Dougherty in Chicago. She married William J. Bell on Nov. 22, 1930, in Chicago. He died Nov. 5, 1984. She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church and Tri-L at the church. She also had been president of the Center for Aging Services Inc. meal site at Luther Manor. Loretta was a lifelong fan of the Chicago Cubs and Bears. Memorials may be made to Grace Lutheran Church. Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, the Rev. Patrick Bell and his wife, Judy; and a grandson, Michael Bell, Woodridge, Ill. She was preceded in death by her first two children, a daughter and son who died as infants; a sister, Frances Di John; and two stepbrothers, Arthur Schiff and William Dougherty.
 
Luella Paschal
 
MORRISON, Ill. -- Services for Luella Paschal, of Morrison, will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home, Morrison. Burial will be in Grove Hill Cemetery, Morrison. Visitation is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Mrs. Paschal died Saturday, Nov. 14, 1998, at Resthave Nursing Home, Morrison. She had worked at Darlene's Apparel, Clinton, Iowa. She also had worked at Frost Clothing Store, Morrison, and at Martin Morris Clothing Shop, Clinton. Luella Oostenryk was born Feb. 4, 1907, in Morrison. She married Kenneth Paschal in 1928 in Morrison. He died in 1974. Memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church or Resthave Nursing Home. Survivors include a daughter, Jane James, Morrison; a son, Alan Paschal, Land-O-Lakes, Fla.; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
 
Margaret Ruff
 
MAQUOKETA, Iowa -- Services for Margaret L. Ruff, of Maquoketa, will be 1 p.m. Monday at Carson & Son Funeral Home, Maquoketa. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery, Maquoketa. Visitation is 11 a.m. until the time of services Monday at the funeral home. Mrs. Ruff died Friday, Nov. 13, 1998, at Crestridge Nursing Home, Maquoketa. She was a homemaker. Margaret Taylor was born July 2, 1908, in Hekla, S.D. She married Fred Ruff in 1927 in Maquoketa. He died in 1986. A memorial fund has been established. Survivors include daughters, Frances Uribe, Chicago, and Irma Sue, Honolulu, Hawaii; sons, Carl Ruff, Monmouth, Clarence Ruff, Maquoketa, Frederick Ruff, Chicago, and Jack Ruff, Andrew; 19 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and sisters, Bertha House, Maquoketa, Maxine Houston, Cedar Rapids, and Lulu Hoffman, Houston, Texas.


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