Archive for Wednesday, January 19, 1994


January 19, 1994


Graveside services for Ermyntrude Daugherty Willich, 86, Oskaloosa, will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Pleasant View Cemetery in Oskaloosa with the Rev. Wayne Feuerbacher officiating.

Mrs. Willich, formerly of Horton, died Tuesday, Jan. 18, 1994, at Jefferson County Memorial Hospital in Winchester.

She was born Dec. 12, 1907, at Robinson, Ill., the daughter of Ira and Georgia Walters Dean. She had lived in Oskaloosa since 1978, moving there from Horton.

Mrs. Willich was a dietitian for several years at the Horton Hospital. During World War II, she worked as a riveter in a steel mill in Geary, Ind.

She was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Oskaloosa.

She and Perry Daugherty married on April 3, 1928, in Geary. He died in 1947.

Survivors include a son, Don Daugherty, Oskaloosa; a daughter, Norma Jean Case, Brighton, Colo.; eight grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

Friends may call until 5 p.m. today and from 9 a.m. until service time Thursday at Barnett Funeral Home, Oskaloosa.

The family suggests memorials to the Oskaloosa First United Methodist Church.

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