Carl Cline - 92

3/2/1922 - 3/21/2014

Oregon, IL

Carl E. Cline, 92, lifelong Oregon resident, died Friday March 21, 2014 in Serenity Hospice Home, Oregon. Born March 3, 1922 in Oregon, the son of Thomas and Ruth (Cox) Cline. Married to Eva Wiegand October 14, 1949 in Sterling. Carl was a graduate of Oregon High School and was a World War 2 Navy veteran. He had been employed at Schiller Piano Factory and then over 40 years at Etnyre Manufacturing in Oregon, prior to retirement. He was a member of Oregon United Methodist Church, Grand Detour Cemetery board, Oregon VFW Post 8739 and a founding member and board member of Oregon Community Credit Union. Carl was an avid fisherman, earning the nickname “Catfish” Cline and a hunter. Survived by his wife, Eva of Oregon; daughter, Carol Zellers of Oregon; grandson, Nathaniel Zellers of Oregon; and brothers, Earl Cline and Willie (Donna A.) Cline, both of Oregon. Predeceased by his parents; granddaughter, April Marie Zellers; and brothers, Richard, Howard, Wilbur and Nelson. Funeral services will be held at 2:00pm Monday March 24 in Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, Oregon preceded by visitation beginning at 12:00noon. Rev. David Demmer of New Life Assembly of God, Oregon will officiate. Burial in Grand Detour Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Serenity Hospice and Home, Oregon United Methodist Church or New Life Assembly of God


Noon to 2:00 pm, Monday, March 24, 2014 at the Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home in Oregon, Illinois


2:00 pm, Monday, March 24, 2014 at the Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home in Oregon, Illinois

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