Hansen-Spear Funeral Home – Quincy, Illinois

Cory Didriksen Lovelace

Cory Didriksen Lovelace, age 38, of 1869 Kentucky, Quincy, died Tuesday, February 14, 2006 at 9:45 am in her home.

Cory Didriksen Lovelace | Hansen-Spear Funeral Home – Quincy, IllinoisShe was born December 7, 1967 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa the daughter of John E. and Martha ” Marty” Heidbreder Didriksen. On January 26, 1991 she married Curtis Lovelace in Quincy, Illinois.

Cory was a 1986 graduate of Quincy High School and a 1990 graduate of the University of Iowa where she was a Phi Eta Sigma and a member of the Chi Omega Sorority. She was a member of Friends in Council, Quincy Service League, The Women’s Interdenominational Bible Study, First Union Congregational Church, Madison School and Baldwin School PTA and was also a room mother. She was a loving and devoted daughter, wife and mother.

Survivors include her husband; her parents, of Quincy; her four children, Lyndsay, Logan, Lincoln and Larson Lovelace, at home; her brother, Dr. Pedar Didriksen and his wife Natalie of Cedar Falls, IA, and their children, Brianna and Hunter Didriksen; her maternal grandmother, Mary Heidbreder of Quincy, and her great aunt, Martha McCrory of Sewanee, TN; Cory was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Donald Didriksen and Helen Didriksen Connell, and her maternal grandfather, Charles Heidbreder.

A Memorial service will be Saturday, February 18, 2006 at 11:00 am in First Presbyterian Church with Kevin McGinnis officiating. Visitation will be Friday evening from 4-7 pm at Hansen-Spear Funeral Home. Private burial will be in Woodland Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials made to the Children’s Education Fund in Cory’s name would be greatly appreciated.

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