Glenn E. Lindquist, 78, Route 3, Prophetstown, died suddenly
Sunday evening in Community General Hospital in Sterling.
services will be held on Wednesday afternoon at 1:30 p.m. in the Leon United
Methodist Church with Rev. Daniel Swinson, pastor, officiating. Burial will
be in Greenville-Fairfield Cemetery in New Bedford. Friends may call at the
Allen-Schmitt-garland Funeral Chapel in Tampico on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7
to 9 p.m.
A memorial has been established in his memory to the Leon
United Methodist Church and the Prophetstown Ambulance fund.
Feb. 19, 1904 near Prophetstown, the son of Charles and Matilda Crosell
Lindquist. He farmed his entire lifetime in the Yorktown area prior to his
retirement. He was a member of the Leon United Methodist Church, the AARP,
the Hooppole American Legion, and Loyal order of the Moose of Sterling.
Surviving are one sister, Mrs. Myrtle Pierson, Propheststown; and one
brother, Elvin, Tampico.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one
brother and one sister.
(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls,
Illinois, December 6, 1982 - Monday, page A4, submitted by Melva L. Taylor)