James Harold Loman 66, Opdyke, died 5:30 a.m. Oct. 13, 1988, at his
home. Mr. Loman was a retired farmer.
Mr. Loman was born Aug. 12, 1922, in Waltonville, a son of James and
Iva (Bradley) Loman Feb. 1, 1945, in Jefferson County, he married
Ruth Helen Gulley, who survives.
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Hughey Funeral Home with J.
Howard Kraps officiating. Burial will follow at Maple Hill cemetery in
Sesser. Friends may call after 6 p.m. today at the funeral home.
In addition to his wife Mr. Loman is survived by two sons , Jerry Loman
and Michael Loman, both of Opdyke; three daughters, Mrs. Donald (Diane)
Montgomery of Sesser, Mrs. Alan (Marsha) Williford of Mt. Vernon and
Mrs. Doug (Nancy) Linn of Mt. Vernon; five brothers, Homer Loman of
Sesser, Harrison Loman of Elkville, Bill Loman of Waltonville, Howard Loman
of Chicago and Kenneth Loman of Bonnie; four sisters, Geraldine Wakup
of Berwyn, Ina Whitsell of Mt Vernon, Donna Roberts of Sesser and Ruth
Clevenger of Herrin; and four grandchildren.
Mr. Loman was an Army veteran of World War II, serving in the South
Pacific and New Guinea campaigns. He was a member of VFW Post 1376 and DAV
of Mt. Vernon. Mr. Loman was a Protestant.
Mr. Loman was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Max; and
one sister, Betty June.
Date: October 14, 1988
Source: Register News-Mt Vernon, IL
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman