Imogene Lindsey 2122
- Born: 16 June 1908, Knoxville, Knox County, Illinois 2122,2205,2206,2207
- Marriage: Rolland C. Wise 19 May 1933 in Knoxville, Knox County, Illinois 2205
- Died: 21 October 1995, Galesburg, Knox County, Illinois at age 87 2205,2206,2207
- Buried: After 21 October 1995, DeLong, Knox County, Illinois at Haynes Cemetery 2205,2207
The Peoria Journal Star
Monday, October 23, 1995
GILSON -- Imogene Lindsey Wise, 87, of 933 County Road 8 died at 11:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, 1995, at Galesburg Cottage Hospital in Galesburg.
Born June 16, 1908, in Knoxville to S.M. and Ellen Ida Nelson Lindsey, she married Rolland "Bill" Wise on May 19, 1933, in Knoxville. He died May 10, 1973. Two sisters [sic] also preceded her in death.
Surviving are two sons, William L. "Bill" of Galesburg and Clark of Gilson; one sister, Mary Pettit of Galesburg; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
She attended Western Illinois Teachers College in Macomb and Monmouth College. She was a teacher in the Knox County area for 25 years, including 17 years at the former DeLong School.
She was a member of Orange Chapel United Methodist Church in rural Gilson. She also was a member of Knox County Historical Society, Knox County Farm Bureau and DeLong Book Club.
She was a member of Knox County and Illinois retired teachers associations.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Home in Knoxville. The Rev. Benny Stare will officiate. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Haynes Cemetery in rural Gilson.
Memorials may be made to her church.
• She appeared on the census in 1910 in Knox, Knox County, Illinois. She lived in the household of her parents.
• She appeared on the census in 1920 in Knox, Knox County, Illinois. She lived in the household of her parents.
• She appeared on the census in 1930 in Knox, Knox County, Illinois. She lived in the household of her parents.
• Her Social Security Number was 322-40-8776.
• She had a residence in Gilson, Knox County, Illinois.
Imogene married Rolland C. Wise, son of John William Wise and Mary Clark, 19 May 1933 in Knoxville, Knox County, Illinois.2205 (Rolland C. Wise was born 4 May 1907 in Illinois,2207,2208 died 10 May 1973 2207,2208 and was buried after 10 May 1973 in DeLong, Knox County, Illinois at Haynes Cemetery 2207.)