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|ELIZABETH S. WOLCOTT, age 89, of Macomb, Illinois, a loving mother and grandmother, died on Tuesday, November 2, 2010 at 12:25 P.M. at McDonough District Hospital in Macomb, Illinois.
She was born on April 18, 1921 in Rushville, Illinois, the daughter of Lloyd and Mabel Crawford Sherman. She married Frederick W. Wolcott on July 30, 1960 in California.
He preceded her on August 21, 2007.
Daughter: Lucinda Mason of Macomb, Illinois
Preceded in death by her parents; husband and one sister: Sophia Jean Thorburn
She was raised and educated attending grade and high school in Galesburg, Illinois.
She then attended Knox College for one year and Brown's Business College in Galesburg, Illinois.
She was a homemaker and worked as an executive secretary for Douglas Aircraft in Long Beach, California and for George M. Holstein Construction in Costa Mesa, California.
She was of the Methodist faith and a devoted Republican.
Cremation Rites will be accorded. Inurnment will be held at a later date.
Memorials may be made to the Macomb Animal Shelter in Macomb, Illinois.
Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Home and Crematory in Knoxville, Illinois in charge of arrangements.
On-line condolences and sympathy cards may be sent through www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com
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