[Christian Co., IL] Ethel Laverne Halleman [nee WIENEKE] Pana Ethel Laverne Halleman, 91, of Pana, died on Tuesday, December 25, 2001 in the Heritage Manor in Pana. She was born on May 16, 1910 in Pana, the daughter of Otto and Effie Driskel Wieneke. She lived in Pana until her marriage to Armine Halleman on September 30, 1933 in the Methodist Church in Nokomis. She and her husband moved to Ohlman, Illinois while he was associated with the funeral home in Nokomis. They moved to Alhambra in 1956 and then to Marine in 1960 where she and her late husband were owners of Halleman Funeral Home, Marine, now Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home. She was a member of the Marine United Church of Christ, Women's Guild and former member of the church choir; past member and past Matron of Unitey Chapter 403 Order of Eastern Star. She is survived by her son, Norman Halleman and wife Gay of Hilton Head Island, SC; three grandchildren Tracy Tarry of Bronxville, N.Y.; Kirby Carr of New York City, NY; Edward Halleman of Dallas Texas; three great grandchildren and her sister Evelyn Cloninger of Pana. She was preceded in death by her husband on July 10, 1976; three sisters, Mildred Miles, Marian Nantkes and LaVonne Wieneke. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. Visitation will be Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. at McCracken-Dean Funeral Home. Funeral services will be on Friday, December 28, 2001 in McCracken-Dean Funeral Home at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. David Kniker officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, in rural Nokomis.