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We express our sincere condolences to families within our association who have lost a loved one.

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Please use this Obituary Form to alert Headquarters of the death of an individual within the association so that we may inform all members. The completed form may be faxed to 847-236-9968 or emailed to

Richard Andrews Sr.

Richard C. Andrews Sr. - November 15, 2015

Richard C. “Dick” Andrews Sr., retired owner of Andrews Mortuary, Inc., Wilmington, NC, died on November 15. He is survived by his wife, Joan Van Horn Andrews, and their three children, Richard C. Andrews Jr., President of the firm and past Selected Secretary/Treasurer of Selected; J. Scot Andrews, Vice President of the firm; and Laura Andrews Gainey, office manager; six grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Andrews-Covenant Presbyterian Church, the Lower Cape Fear Hospice or the Salvation Army. Additional information.

Merle Mahn

Merle A. Mahn - November 7, 2015

Merle Ann Mahn, mother of John Mahn, Owner, and David Mahn, President/Funeral Director, at Mahn Family Funeral Home, Inc., Red Wing, MN, died November 7. Mrs. Mahn also is survived by her grandson and Vice-President/Funeral Director, Joe Mahn. Additional information.

Jeanette McQuillen

Jeanette O. McQuillen - October 31, 2015

Jeanette O. McQuillen, mother of Patricia Billow and mother-in-law of Selected Board of Directors Group 2 Representative and President/CEO of The Billow Funeral Homes and Crematory, Chip Billow, died on October 31. Mrs. McQuillen also is survived by her daughter, Betty, and five grandchildren. Additional information.


Harriet H. McAfee - October 21, 2015

Harriet Healey McAfee, wife of Thomas McAfee III, President Emeritus of Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Greenville, SC, died October 21. Mrs. McAfee also is survived by her sons, Thomas McAfee IV, President of the firm, and his wife, Lois; John McAfee, Vice President of the firm, and his wife, Preston; William McAfee; and four grandchildren. Memorial contributions may be made to Prince of Peace Catholic Church, Harriet H. McAfee Memorial Fund, 1209 Brushy Creek Road, Taylors, SC 29687. Additional information.

Ellen Hewitt

Ellen Hewitt - September 12, 2015

Ellen Hewitt, mother of Robin Bibber and mother-in-law of Doug Bibber, funeral director at Bibber Memorial Chapel, Kennebunk, ME, died September 12. Mrs. Hewitt is also survived by her son, Mark Hewitt; daughter-in-law, Miriam; and two grandchildren. Memorial contributions may be made to Kennebunk Fuel Fund, c/o Town of Kennebunk, One Summer Street, Kennebunk, ME 04043 or the Community Energy Fund of Lincoln County, PO Box 40, Bristol, ME 04539. Additional information.

Remembering Those Who Died Between Sep. 1, 2014, and Aug. 31, 2015