Mrs. E. M. Hughes
Tiskilwa--Mrs. E. M. (Helen A.) Hughes, 50, of
Tiskilwa died Thursday in Perry Memorial Hospital, Princeton, following a
Mrs. Hughes was born April 6, 1914 in Ohio, Ill., the daughter of John and
Nettie Turnbull Krapff, and lived in Bureau County all of her life. She was
married Aug. 12, 1960 in Princeton to E. M. Hughes.
Surviving are the husband; one daughter, Margaret, at home; one son, John
(Wilson) of Arizona; two granddaughters; two brothers, Walter Krapff of
Chicago and Gordon Krapff of California; one sister, Mrs. Robert (Marilyn}
Nelson of Tiskilwa, nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her
former husband, Clarence Shallean; her parents and two brothers.
Funeral service will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Hughes Funeral Home.
The Rev. Wesley Kersch, pastor of the Tiskilwa Methodist Church, will
officiate. Interment will be in Mount Bloom Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home after 4 p.m. today.
County Tribune, Princeton, Illinois, date unknown,
submitted by Shirley Beams Simmons)