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Obituary for Sara M. Hessler
SARA M. HESSLER, 99, of 734 Milnes Drive, Morrison, IL, died Tuesday, December 18, 2007 at Morrison Community Hospital in Morrison, IL. Sara was born September 23, 1908 in Osceola, IA to Luther D. and Dora A. (VanDevender) Siron. She was educated in the Nampa grade schools and a graduate of Nampa High School in Nampa, Idaho. She married Colbert T. Hessler on December 23, 1944 in St. Louis, MO. He died April 26, 1981. She was employed for 16 years by J.C. Penney Company in Janesville, WI as a sales clerk, retiring in 1968. Sara moved from Janesville to Morrison in 1990, to be near her daughter. She was a member of Morrison United Methodist Church in Morrison and the church"s Priscilla and Ruth Circles. Survivors include one daughter, Joan (Leo) Sullivan of Morrison, IL; three grandsons, Rick (Suzanne) Sullivan of Mt. Prospect, IL, Tim (Lisa) Sullivan of Kenilworth, IL, and Jim Sullivan of Chicago, IL; six great grandchildren, Bracken, Camden, and Molly Sullivan; Garrett, Bailey, and Lauren Sullivan; one sister, Mrs. Virginia Graves of Joseph, OR. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Colbert; four sisters, Vyrl Hubbard, Lutie Sartell, Alden Hager, and Aizle Dawes; two brothers, Gilbert and Van Siron.
FUNERAL SERVICE WHEN AND WHERE: 11:00 AM Saturday " December 22, 2007 at the Morrison Chapel " Bosma-Renkes Funeral HomeOFFICIATING CLERGY Rev. Gary Curl " Pastor: Morrison United Methodist Church " Morrison, IL VISITATION 9:30 AM until time of funeral service at Morrison Chapel " Bosma-Renkes Funeral HomeINTERMENT Eastlawn Cemetery " Beloit, WI