March 22


Emma C. Ide, 94, of Lutheran Hillside Village, formerly of Chillicothe, died at 6:09 a.m. Saturday, March 22, 2008, at Methodist Medical Center in Peoria.

Born May 5, 1913, in Marshall County to Lewis and Anna Mattlin Otto, she married Arthur G. Ide Jan. 1, 1953, in Peoria. He died Aug. 23, 1993, in Chillicothe.

She was also preceded in death by one sister, Marie Moreland.

Surviving are one brother, Robert (Norma) Otto of Ludington, Mich.

She worked as an office clerk at Hyster Co., retiring in 1977 after 34 years.

She was a member of St. Mark Lutheran Church, where she was a member of the Ladies
Circle.

Services were Tuesday at Waters of Life Chapel at Lutheran Hillside Village, with visitation preceding. The Rev. Paul Park and Deacon Kenneth Moreland officiated. Burial was in Chillicothe City Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Lutheran Hillside Village Benevolent Fund in Peoria.

Online condolences may be submitted to www.mem.com.