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 Lena Mae <I>Stratton</I> Beall

Lena Mae Stratton Beall

Death 13 Feb 2017 (aged 100)
Wyoming, Stark County, Illinois, USA
Burial Wyoming, Stark County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 176333425 · View Source
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Lena M. Beall, 100, of Wyoming, IL, passed away at 10:28 a.m. on Monday, February 13, 2017, at her residence.

Lena was born on November 23, 1916, the daughter of Dewitt Clinton and Emma (Welsh) Stratton. She married Harold Beall on December 19, 1935, in Galena, IL. He preceded her in death on October of 1997.

Surviving is one sister, Mollie Storey of Walla Walla, WA; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by three sisters; and five brothers, and one infant son, Harold Jr.

Lena worked as a secretary for Miles Colwell Insurance Agency, Bentley Insurance Agency, Rapp Insurance Agency, and most recently Leezer Insurance Agency from which she retired. She was also an insurance broker and tax preparer for 74 years. Lena was the treasurer for the Wyoming Cemetery Association, retiring in 2016. She loved gardening, canning and visiting with her neighbors while working in her yard. She enjoyed telling stories about her days growing up during the depression. She and her husband raised quarter horses and prize winning Ayrshire cattle.

A funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, February 17, 2017. at Wyoming United Methodist Church. Reverend Rebecca Klemm will officiate. Visitation will be held from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Thursday, February 16, 2017, at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Wyoming Fire Department, Wyoming United Methodist Church or First Congregational UCC of Wyoming.

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  • Created by: Tom Jackson
  • Added: 14 Feb 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 176333425
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lena Mae Stratton Beall (23 Nov 1916–13 Feb 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 176333425, citing Wyoming Cemetery, Wyoming, Stark County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Tom Jackson (contributor 47420323) .