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 Lula “Lu” <I>Wallen</I> Alkire

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Lula “Lu” Wallen Alkire

  • Birth 18 Aug 1931 Rossville, Vermilion County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 24 Feb 1998 Hoopeston, Vermilion County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Rossville, Vermilion County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 48333821

She was born August 18, 1931, in Rossville, a daughter of Alvis and Blanche Ingram Wallen. She married John "Jack" Alkire on February 25, 1950 at Rossville.

Along with her husband, she is survived by one daughter, two sons, five grandchildren; one great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother and a niece.

Mrs. Alkire had worked in the Hoopeston Area High School cafeteria for 10-1/2 years, retiring in 1996. She was a member of the first Christian Church of Hoopeston.

Furneral services were held at Brown-Alkire Funeral Home with the Rev. Brooks Barrick officiating.

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  • Created by: Donald G Rutherford
  • Added: 19 Feb 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 48333821
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lula “Lu” Wallen Alkire (18 Aug 1931–24 Feb 1998), Find A Grave Memorial no. 48333821, citing Rossville Cemetery, Rossville, Vermilion County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Donald G Rutherford (contributor 46935145) .