MASON CITY - Thelma L. McAfee, 85, of Mason City died at 7:55 a.m. Sunday, March 19, 2000, at Pekin Living and Rehabilitation Center.
Born April 30, 1914, in Mason City to Frank W. and Leota Brewer Risinger, she married Garland W. McAfee on Dec. 31, 1934, in Peoria. He died Nov. 15, 1979.
She also was preceded in death by two infant brothers.
Surviving are one son, David (and Janice) of Mason City; three daughters, Barbara Bree of Pekin, and Mary Ann McAfee and Kim McAfee, both of Springfield; seven grandchildren; and nine great- grandchildren.
She was an Avon representative and had been a telephone switchboard operator for the city of Mason City.
She was a member of D.A.R. in Mason City and a former Woman's Club member.
She was a member of Mason City United Methodist Church.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Cain-Hurley Funeral Home. The Rev. Daniel Brown will officiate. Family will greet friends before services. Burial will be in Mason City Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Mason City Area Nursing Home or Mason City Library Foundation.