OBITUARY

 

Mrs. E. M. Hughes

Tiskilwa--Mrs. E. M. (Helen A.) Hughes, 50, of Tiskilwa died Thursday in Perry Memorial Hospital, Princeton, following a short illness.

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.

(Bureau County Tribune, Princeton, Illinois, date unknown, submitted by Shirley Beams Simmons)

 

 


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