DeKALB – Adelaide Anna Lohman, of DeKalb and formerly of Harvard, died Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, at DeKalb County Nursing Home.|
She was born Sept. 28, 1928, in Chicago. Her parents were Herman and Cacilie (Kottewitz) Henning. On Sept. 24, 1949, she married Alvin Lohman.
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 two siblings, Marlene (Ray) Beetstra of Walworth, Wis., and Cacilie Bannwolf of San Antonio, Texas.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Leona Metzler; and a brother-in-law, Herb Bannwolf.
The visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, and from 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. The Pastor Steve Sward will officiate.
Interment will be private.
Memorials may be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church, 1601 Garfield St., Harvard, or to St. John Lutheran Church's Stained Glass Fund, 26555 Brickville Road, Sycamore, IL 60178.
For information, call Saunders & McFarlin Funeral Home at 815-943-5400.
Sign the online guest book at www.saundersmcfarlin.net.
Published in the Northwest Herald on Feb. 26, 2013