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ABRAHAM LINCOLN MEMO- RIAL HOSPITAL blood drive is 11 to 4 Thursday, August 16. Call Alexis to sign up (toll free) at 1-866-GlVE-BLD, ext. 158 or schedule appointment online at using sponsor code 60177 to earn points for rewards. Walk-ins are welcome. Virginia R. Jackson, 91, of Mt. Pulaski, died at 10:25 am Monday July 30, 2012 at Vonderlieth Living-Center. Virginia was born March 4, 1921 in Logan County to Dean D. and Marjorie Tomlinson Foster. She mar- tied Earl Jackson on August 30, 1944 in Mt. Pulaski at St. John's Lutheran Church. He survives. REGISTRATION IS OPEN for the second annual Moving F(grward 5K Run/ Walk on Saturday, October 13 at 9 am at Edward R. Madigan State Park. Runners and walkers can register online " movingforward#register. Also surviving are a son, David (Elizabeth) Jackson of Williamsville, a daughter, Sharon (Rev. Terrence) O'Brien of Pana, six grandchildren - Bethany (Joel) Italiano, Todd O'Brien, Valerie (Brian) Henefeld, Alicia (Pat) Fawns, Rusty (Jill) Edwards and Michael Edwards, nine great-grand- children and four great-great grand- children. Mrs. Jackson was a secretai3' at Mt. Pulaski High School from 1962-1970. She was a charter member of the Mt. Pulaski VFW Auxiliary Post #777 and a past president of the Junior Women's Club. Services were Friday August 3 at Fricke - Calvert - Schrader Funeral Home, Mt. Pulaski. Rev. David L. Hofer officiated. Burial was .in Steenbergen Cemetery, Mt. Pulaski. Memorials: St. John's Lutheran Church or the Mt. Pulaski EMS. The really heavy construction on the Zion Lutheran Church Campus is winding down. The new Vine Street facade is emerging. In an upcoming issue we'll tatte a look at the entire change that has taken place and the addition not seen from Vine Street. Times Photo 16 7 ! b.) b~ We guarantee the lowest price for the highest qualily monuments & craftsmanship 713 RICKOX DR. - LINCOLN / Mon - Fri 9-5 Sat 9-Noon After Hours by Appt. Judith Reeves, 65, of Mt. Pulaski, died at 6:45 am Monday July 23, 2012 at her residence. Judy was born on September 23, 1946 in Lincoln the daughter of Erwin H. and Mildred Richert Knauer. Her parents preceded her in death. She married Charles "Chuck" Reeves on April 12, 1980 in Danville. He preceded her in death on Novem- ber 7, 2006. Survivors include brother: Gary (Judy) Knauer of Mt. Pulaski; nephewi Vance Knauer; stepdaugh- ters: Gayle Hoock of Mt. Pulaski (fianc6 Dan Hutchison); Kimberly (Michael) Gordon of Barrington; and Denise (Mario) Melo of Sioux C.ity, IA; grandchildren: Patrick, Mario, and Karla Melo; Ashley (Kevin) Badger; Justin (Liz) Gordon; Marcus and Kurtis Hoock. Judy worked logistics for Caterpillar. She was a very active member of Zion Lutheran Church in Mt. Pulaski and devoted much of her time there. Her family and church were a very impor- tant part of her life. Services for Judy were Saturday, July 28, at Zion Lutheran Church in Mt. Pulaski. Rev. Christopher Decker officiated. Burial was in Mt. Pulaski Cemetery. Memorials: Zion Lutheran Church or School, Mt. Pulaski. Fricke - Calvert - Schrader Funeral Home was entrusted with arrangements.