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Mt. Sterling, Illinois: Margaret E. Thompson age 78 a resident of Heritage Manor Nursing Home in Mt. Sterling and formerly of Quincy, Illinois passed away at 4:15 p.m. Sunday, February 22, 2004 at the nursing home.
She was born April 26, 1925 in Ursa, Illinois the daughter of Adam John and Lela Wilaon Gredell.
Margaret worked as a nurses aide for several years and she was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
Graveside services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, February 25, 2004 in the Mt. Sterling City Cemetery with Rev. Dan Edwards officiating.  There will be no visitation.
The Hendricker Funeral Home in Mt. Sterling is in charge of the arrangements.

Peoria, Illinois: Lloyd Lyndle Toland age 83 of Peoria, Illinois and formerly of Pittsfield, Illinois passed away at 8:30 p.m. Monday, June 7, 2004 at his residence in Peoria, Illinois.
He was born August 14, 1920 in Pike County, Illinois the son of William D. and Mary E. Rose Toland. He married Roberta A. Waters on July 5, 1947 in Mt. Sterling, Illinois and she survives.
Mr. Toland worked for several years as a mechanic for Murphy and Clark Chrysler and Parkway Chrysler Plymouth both in Peoria. He later worked from Bemis Bag Co. in Peoria until retiring in 1984.
He attended Pittsfield schools and graduated from Bradley University in Peoria with a degree in engineering.
Mr. Toland was a veteran of World War II having served his country in the United States Navy.
He attended Dayton Avenue Baptist Church in Peoria and was a volunteer for the SHARE Food Program in Peoria. Mr. Toland always enjoyed fishing, but his greatest joy was spending time with his family.
Survivors include his wife Roberta Toland of Peoria, Illinois. 5 sons Roger Toland and his wife Pat of Peoria, Rick Toland of Peoria, Robert Toland and his wife Ella of Wyoming, Illinois, Lyndle Toland and his wife Tami of Peoria and Kenneth Toland and his wife Debbie of Morton, Illinois. 2 daughters Sharon Short and her husband Don of Peoria and Mary Toland of Peoria. 11 grandchildren, 1 great granddaughter and 1 brother Carl Toland of Peoria also survives along with 1 sister Naomi Sharp of Waterman, Illinois.
He was preceded in death by his parents, 1 daughter, 2 grandchildren, 1 brother and 2 sisters.
Graveside services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, June 10, 2004 in the Woodland Cemetery in Fishhook, Illinois with Rev. Jim Richardson officiating. Military services will be conducted at the graveside.
Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. on Thursday at the Hendricker Funeral Home in Mt. Sterling.
The Hendricker Funeral Home in Mt. Sterling is in charge of the arrangements.

Evelyn L. Trone, 81, of Route 1, Browning, died at 3:28 p.m. Friday (Aug. 12, 2011) in Blessing Hospital, Quincy. Evelyn was born May 25, 1930, in Browning, Schuyler Co., Ill., to Kenneth J. and Mary E. Trone Stambaugh. She married Edward "Bud" Trone on Nov. 13, 1948, in Rushville. He survives. She was a bookkeeper for Bader's Garage in Astoria, adjustor for Federal Crop Insurance, and worked as an assessor in the Schuyler County Assessor's Office in Rushville. She was a member of Bader Christian Church. Evelyn was dedicated to her family and community and spent her entire life making this world a better place. Survivors include her husband, Edward "Bud" Trone, of Browning; two daughters, Cheryl (Marvin) Hoebing of Quincy, and Sally (Marty) Bair of Browning; four sons, Ronnie Trone, Stephen Trone, Randall Trone and Bernard "Ace" (Vicki) Trone, all of Browning; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren with a great-granddaughter expected within the month; and a brother, Leon (Lois) Stambaugh of Browning. She was preceded in death by her parents and daughter-in-law, Ruth Trone. SERVICES: 2 p.m. Monday in the Shawgo Memorial Home, Astoria, with Brother Matt Haberman conducting. Burial will be in Bader Cemetery, Browning. There will be no visitation. ARRANGEMENTS: Shawgo Memorial Home, 207 E Broadway, Astoria, Ill., 61501. [Quincy Herald Whig, Quincy, IL - Sub. by Ella Tittsworth]

Versailles, Illinois: Harold Delbert Turner age 77 of Versailles, Illinois passed away at 3:35 p.m. Wednesday, May 19, 2004 at Passavant Area Hospital in Jacksonville, Illinois.
He was born September 22, 1926 in Easton, Illinois the son of Raymond W. and Bessie Elizabeth Horn Turner. He married Mildred M. McCrady on August 26, 1946 in Springfield, Illinois and she survives.
Mr. Turner was a retired rural mail carrier for the United States Postal Service, serving both Versailles and Mt. Sterling for several years. He was also engaged in farming.
He attended Hambaugh School and Versailles High School both in Brown County and graduated from Lanphier High School in Springfield, Illinois with the Class of 1944.
Mr. Turner was a veteran of World War II having served his country in the United Sates Navy Air Corps.
Earlier in life he was a musician having played the bass guitar in several country western bands and he always enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Survivors include his wife Mildred M. Turner of Versailles. 2 daughters Marcia Ward and her husband Pete of Lark Spur, Colorado and Susan Bowen and her husband Larry of Mt. Sterling. 4 grandchildren Renee Fisher and her husband Kenny of Mt. Sterling, Gigi Patterson and her husband Jim of Jacksonville, Illinois, Eric Galloway and his wife Tisha of Havelock, North Carolina and Jill Schenk and her husband Eric of Mt. Sterling. 4 great grandchildren Nathaniel Fisher, Seth Fisher and Clayton Schenk all of Mt. Sterling and Brandon Galloway of Havelock, North Carolina also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents and 1 great grandson Zachary Fisher.
Cremation rites will be accorded and private services will be held at a later date.
The Hendricker Funeral Home in Mt. Sterling is in charge of the arrangements.

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