Lena Hammond

Lena HammondLena Hammond, 91, of Ipava died at 4:45 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9, 2003, at Prairie City Health Care Center in Prairie City.

She was born April 10, 1912, in Pleasant Township, Fulton County, a daughter of Owen and Calla Huff Onion. She married Glenn Lee Hammond on Feb. 3, 1932, in Peoria. He died May 6, 1989.

She also was preceded in death by two sisters, Ila Mercer and Nona Plate.

Surviving are one daughter, Sandra Haney of Ipava; and two grandsons.

She was a member of Ipava Christian Church and the Willing Workers Club.

Visitation will be tonight from 6-8 p.m. at Shawgo Memorial Home in Ipava. Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the memorial home with Rev. Kevin Kessler officiating. Burial will be in Ipava Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Ipava Rescue Squad or Prairie City Health Care Center.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 11/12/2003

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