Obituaries Monday November 19th
Wynona C. Anderson, 71 of Stronghurst, Illinois died at 9:56 p.m.Friday November 16, 2012 in rural Stronghurst, Illinois. She was born April 7, 1941 in Bushnell, Illinois, the daughter of Oscar and Roxie Gittings Evans. On February 18, 1962, she married Guy H. Anderson in Carman, Illinois. He preceded her in death on April 19, 1995.
Wynona was a 1959 graduate of Terre Haute, Illinois High School and received an associate degree in accounting from GemCityBusinessCollege in Quincy, Illinois. She had worked as a bookkeeper for Knutstrom Chevrolet in Stronghurst, Westland Ford in West Burlington, and Peppers International also in West Burlington. She and her husband owned a convenience store in Konawa, Oklahoma for several years and also managed properties for the Motel 6 company in several locations. Most recently, she worked for the Henderson County Health Department in Gladstone, Illinois, retiring in 2006. She was a member of the CarmanUnitedMethodistChurch and served as Church Treasurer for several years. She was a collector of Santa Claus figurines and was an avid quilt maker. She loved to travel, do yard work, and her summer sausage and cheese balls were famous at family gatherings.
Survivors include her mother of Lomax, IL., two sons- Tony (Erin) Anderson of Stronghurst, Tracy (Sharon) Anderson of Cairo, GA., two daughters- Temple (Troy Greenig) Anderson of Stronghurst, Tiffany ( Ellis III) Vancil of Fort Walton Beach, FL., eleven grandchildren- Thomas Clarke, Katlyn Anderson, Devon Stivers, Courtney Noble, Shane Anderson, Ricky Wells, Sierra Wells, Chantal Carnes, Shelby (Brian) Van Ackern, Morgan Vancil, Taylor Vancil, three brothers- LaMarr (Marilyn) Evans of Biggsville, IL., LaRoy (Connie) Evans of Brighton, Colorado, Rick (Melanie) Evans of Lomax, IL., two sisters – Roxann Tipton of Clarksville, AR., and Carmella (Raymond) Hollaway of Knoxville, AR., and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, father, and one sister- RoEllen Andrews.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m, Tuesday at Banks & Beals Funeral Home in Stronghurst. The funeral for Wynona Anderson will be held at 10:30 a.m.Wednesday November 21, 2012 in the CarmanUnitedMethodistChurch with Rev. Steve Hartman officiating. Burial will follow in the CarmanCemetery. Memorials have been established for the CarmanUnitedMethodistChurch and the Henderson County Health Department. Condolences may be left at banksandbeals.com.
Ann Marie Matteson Age: 55 of: Burlington
Died: Saturday, November 17, 2012
Survivors: Her husband, Terry Matteson of Burlington
Two sons, Tyler Matteson of Mediapolis
Teran Matteson of Burlington
One daughter, Leah Matteson of Burlington
Her mother, Margaret Cahill of Burlington
Two brothers, William (Patrick) Cahill of Burlington
Daniel Cahill of Burlington
One sister, Mary Stanley of Montgomery, Texas
Six nieces and nephews and 4 great nieces and nephews
Funeral Mass for Ann Marie Matteson will be held on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at SS. Mary & Patrick Catholic Church in West Burlington.
Interment: Sacred Heart Cemetery
Other arrangements: The family will be present to receive friends in Prugh’s Chapel on Tuesday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m.
Herman Joseph Wellman Age: 97 of: Burlington
Died: Thursday, November 15, 2012
Where: at his home
Survivors: His wife, Marjorie of Burlington
One son, Gerald Wellman of Los Angeles, CA.
Four daughters, Patricia Wilson of Prescott Valley, AZ.
Deborah Brown of Burlington
Laura Bryant of Burlington
Doreen Pope of West Burlington
Son in law, Richard Rosenbury of Burllington
24 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren
One brother, John Wellman of Ft. Madison, Iowa
Two sisters, Mary Ailor of Cameron, MO
Rose Freitag of Waterloo, Iowa
Several nieces and nephews
Funeral Mass for Herman Wellman will be held on Monday, November 19, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Paul Catholic Church.
Interment: Sacred Heart Cemetery
Other arrangements: The rosary will be recited in Prugh’s Chapel on Sunday evening at 6:00 p.m. following the family will receive friends until 8:00 p.m.