DERUSIA MAE HELLSTERN|
Illinois State Journal, Thursday, February 25, 1937
DEATH COMES TO MISS MAE D. HELLSTERN
Miss Hellstern had been a resident of Springfield since 1917. Because of ill health she retired from active nursing about ten years ago.
She was born four miles south of Petersburg, a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Hellstern. For nine years she resided in Petersburg, coming from there to Springfield in 1917.
Surviving are four sisters, Mrs. Kate Williams, Aurora; Mrs. A. C. Lynn, Checotah, Okla.; Mrs. E. P. Hornbeck, Greenville, and Miss Ruth Hellstern, city.
Remains were removed to the Bisch Memorial home where brief services will be held at 9:45 a.m. tomorrow, followed by rites at the Rock Creek Presbyterian church, four miles east of Tallula, of which she was a member. Rev. G. A. Wilson will officiate and interment will be in Rock Creek cemetery.
Transcribed by:Janice Franklin