LOLA MAE (McCall) STOCKING
Walnut: - Mrs. Lola Mae Stocking, 89, Rfd.
1, Walnut, died Sunday afternoon at the Colonial Hall Nursing Home,
Funeral services will be held in the Norberg
Funeral Home, Princeton, on Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. with the Rev. Forrest
Hergert, pastor of the United Methodist, Walnut, officiating. Burial will be
in the Prairie Repose Cemetery, Dover. Visitation will be at the
funeral home on Wednesday from noon till the time of services.
Memorials may be directed to the Walnut Rescue
Lola Mae Stocking was born on Nov. 2, 1893 in
Dover Township in Bureau County, the daughter of J.P. (Pete) and Mary Etta
Cork McCall. On Jan. 4, 1915 she married Leslie Stocking in Princeton. He
preceded her in death in February of 1969. They farmed in the Princeton and
Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Edward (Hazel)
Lauritzen and Mrs. Roy (Alice) Skaggs, both of Walnut; one brother, Elmer
McCall, Princeton; one sister, Mrs. Lee (Hazel) Hayen, Walnut; five
grandchildren; and ten great grandchildren.
Preceding her in death were her husband, one
brother, Claude, one sister, Laura, and one great grandson.
(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls,
Illinois, August 29, 1983 - Monday, pg A6, submitted by Melva L. Taylor)