FRIEDA A. (Homra) RASHID - 88, of Manlius,
died Tuesday, Nov. 30, 1999, at Perry Memorial Hospital, Princeton.
Funeral services will be at 11:30 a.m. Friday at
St. Patrick Catholic Church, Sheffield, with Father Jeff Windy, officiating.
Burial will be at Pleasant View Cemetery, Kewanee. Visitation will be
from 10-11 a.m. Friday at Grant-Johnson Funeral Home, Manlius. A memorial
has been established to St. Patrick Catholic Church and Manlius Rescue Unit.
Mrs. Rashid was born Jan. 12, 1911, in Fulton,
Ky., the daughter of Asbir and Adeeba Homra. She married John Joseph Rashid
on Oct. 25, 1939 in Fulton, Ky. He died Sept. 21, 1994. She was a homemaker
who loved to read and cook. She was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic
Church, Sheffield, Manlius Women's Club and Royal Neighbors of America.
Survivors include a son, James Rashid of
Manlius; two daughters, Jacqueline Carroll of Manlius and Patricia Jaeger of
LaSalle; a brother, Fred (Margaret) Homra of Fulton, Ky.; three sisters,
Victoria Hombra of Memphis, Tenn., Adeline Hombra of Dallas and Lilian
(Robert) Naifeh of Norman, Okla.; and two granddaughters.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Foad
(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls,
Illinois, December 1, 1999 - Wednesday, pg A2, submitted by Melva L. Taylor)