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Lois Jean Shapland Beckenholdt
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Birth: May 14, 1922
Death: Feb. 3, 2008

Lois Jean Beckenholdt, 85, of Mansfield died at 5:08 a.m. Sunday (Feb. 3, 2008) at Rehabilitation and Health Care Center, Farmer City.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Beck Memorial Home, Bloomington, the Rev. Don Leonard officiating. Burial will be in Park Hill Cemetery, Bloomington.

Mrs. Beckenholdt was born May 14, 1922, at Bloomington, a daughter of Frank R. Shapland and Gladys Dobson Shapland. She married Albert Franklin Beckenholdt Aug. 15, 1948, at Bloomington. He survives.

She is also survived by one daughter, Linda (Joe) Meyback of Cornell; one son, Paul Beckenholdt of Urbana; grandchildren Chris Meyback of Cornell, Tara (Dave) Jacoby of Bloomington, and Timothy Beckenholdt of Urbana; stepgrandchildren Debbie (John) Lyons of Cornell and Dave (Lisa) Meyback of Pontiac; step-great-grandchildren Katie Lyons of Bloomington, Brandon Lyons of Cornell, and Jacob, Chloe and Danika Meyback, all of Pontiac.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Lois worked for Union Auto Insurance as a secretary. She was a 1940 graduate of Bloomington High School. She was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother.

Memorials may be made to Farmer City Rehabilitation and Health Care Center, 404 Brookview Drive, Farmer City, 61842

Published in The News-Gazette on 2/5/2008. 
Family links: 
  Frank Ross Shapland (1890 - 1982)
  Gladys Dobson Shapland (1895 - 1974)
Park Hill Cemetery and Mausoleum
McLean County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Bob & Nancy Cannon
Record added: Feb 09, 2008
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Lois Jean <i>Shapland</i> Beckenholdt
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 Added: Feb. 9, 2008

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