JENNIE (Craddock) KIMMEL
Mrs. Jennie Kimmel Succumbs Saturday
Morrison: - Funeral services will be
conducted Monday at 2 p.m. for Mrs. Jennie Kimmel, 84, Morrison, who died
Saturday in the Eveningside Nursing home.
The Rev. Bruce Breneman of the First Methodist
Church will officiate with burial in Grove Hill Cemetery.
Friends may call at the Reynolds Funeral home
after 2 p.m. Sunday.
Jennie Craddock Kimmel was born Nov. 28, 1886 in
Bureau County, the daughter of Delos and Minnie Craddock. She was educated
in the Tampico schools and the Girton Ladies Finishing School near Chicago.
On Nov. 26, 1910, she was married to Lester L. Kimmel in Tampico. The couple
then resided in the Chicago area before returning to the Morrison area in
Jennie Kimmel was a member of the Ruth Circle of
the Methodist Church of Morrison and the Morrison Garden Club.
Survivors include one son, Neal, Morrison; five
grandchildren and six great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her
husband, one son, Boyd, one grandson and two sisters.
(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls,
Illinois, March 8, 1971, submitted by Melva L. Taylor)