Death notices 3-23-12

Sr. S. Leandra Welling, PHJC
March 21, 2012
DONALDSON — Sister S. Leandra Welling, a member of the Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ, Donaldson, 86, died Wednesday, March 21 in the Catherine Kasper Life Center.
She is survived by two sisters, Eloise Seger of Trenton, Ill., and Ann Bolk of Carlyle, Ill.
Visitation will be held at 4:30 p.m. Friday, March 23 in the Chapel of Catherine Kasper Life Center, Donaldson where a Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 24.
Burial will be in the Mt. Carmel Cemetery on the grounds of Ancilla Domini.
The Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth is assisting with arrangements.

Orville L. Linderman
March 22, 2012
BREMEN — Orville L. Linderman, 82, of Bremen, died Thursday, March 22, 2012 at the Community Hospital of Bremen.
He is survived by his wife, Deloris; four daughters, Laura Linderman of Bremen, Christine Sheetz of Bremen, Connie Linderman of Lake Havasu, Ariz, and Katherine (Barry) Barnes of Madison; nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; a brother, Milton Linderman of Plymouth; and two sisters, Dorothy Wagers of Walkerton and Elizabeth Gross of Plymouth.
A funeral service will be held Tuesday, March 27, 2012 at 11 a.m. at the Mishler Funeral Home in Bremen.
Visitation is Monday, March 26 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Community Hospital of Bremen.
The Mishler Funeral Home in Bremen is assisting the family with arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family at

Herbert A. Ballenger
March 22, 2012
ROCHESTER — Herbert Allen Ballenger, 91, of 1729 Wabash Ave., Rochester, died at 6:25 a.m., Thursday, March 22, 2012 at Life Care Center.
He is survived by his daughter, Krystal K. Smith of Rochester; two grandchildren and a great-grandchild. 
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, March 26, 2012 in the Good Family Funeral Home, 1200 W. 18th St., Rochester. Visitation is from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday and one hour prior to the service in the funeral home.
Burial will be at Mount Hope Cemetery, Athens. Graveside military rites will be conducted by the LeRoy Shelton American Legion #36 and the Veterans of Foreign Wars #1343, both of Rochester.
Memorials may be made to the food pantry or the charity of choice.
Condolences may be made at