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Obituaries

Linus E. Stephenson

COLLINSVILLE – Linus E. Stephenson, 82, of 409 N. Morrison, Collinsville, died Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, at Anderson Hospital in Maryville. He had worked for Moto Mart.

He was born March 6, 1931, in Rock Falls, the son of Frank M. and Lelia Jackson Stephenson.

He was a Marine Corps veteran, serving in the Korean War. He married Jeanne A. Aper on Feb. 15, 1952.

Survivors include his wife and two grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Margo Royer; and his parents.

Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday and the funeral at 2 p.m. Sunday at Herr Funeral Home in Collinsville, with the Rev. John Lottes officiating. Private burial will be at Oak Knoll Memorial Park in Sterling.

Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

Visit www.herrfuneral.com to send condolences.

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