DeKALB – Adelaide Anna Lohman, of DeKalb, Ill., formerly of Harvard, died Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, at DeKalb County Nursing Home, DeKalb.
Born Sept. 28, 1928, in Chicago, daughter of Herman and Cacilie (Kottewitz) Henning, she married Alvin Lohman on Sept. 24, 1949.
Adelaide was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church and Choir and was a Salvation Army volunteer. She enjoyed gardening, biking, fishing, bowling, bird watching, cross-country skiing and music.
Survivors include her children, Norma (Dan) Francis of DeKalb and Loretta (Martin) Jaus of Gibbon, Minn.; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and siblings, Marlene (Ray) Beetstra of Walworth and Cacilie Bannwolf of San Antonio, Texas.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Leona Metzler; and brother-in-law, Herb Bannwolf.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, and 10 to 11 a.m. Friday, March 1, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 1601 Garfield St,, Harvard. The service will be at 11 a.m. March 1, at the church. Pastor Steve Sward will officiate.
Interment will be private.
Memorials can be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church, 1601 Garfield St., Harvard, or to St. John Lutheran Church Stain Glass Fund, 26555 Brickville Road, Sycamore, IL 60178.
For information, call Saunders & McFarlin Funeral Home at 815-943-5400.
Sign the online guestbook at www.SaundersMcFarlin.net.
Published in Daily Chronicle on Feb. 26, 2013