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    Mrs. Beverly Ann (DeJaynes) Colwell, Abingdon Chapel

    age 68 of Abingdon, died at 4:07 pm Saturday, October 6, 2012 at OSF St. Mary Medical Center in Galesburg. She was born on February 9, 1944 in Abingdon, the daughter of Harvey and Eva (Quinn) DeJaynes. She married Fred Colwell on May 26, 1961 in Galesburg. He survives. Beverly is also survived by one son, Rick Colwell of Altona; three daughters, Debbie (and Charlie) Chaplin of Conrath, Wisconsin, Donna Carey of Altona and Joyce (and Joseph) Smith of Abingdon; eleven grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; two brothers, Russell “Hank” DeJaynes of Galesburg and Steve (and Stacey) DeJaynes of Germantown Hills; and one sister, Teresa (and Rich) White of Knoxville. She was…

  • Freeport

    Obituary: Ida Carey

    Ida E. Carey, 79, of Freeport, died Saturday, October 6, 2012 in her home. Ida was born Dec. 2, 1932 in Freeport, the daughter of George and Hazel (Kosier) Thompson. Ida married John J. Carey on March 31, 1951. Mr. Carey died on March 7, 1995. Ida worked for Burgess Battery and Micro Switch, retiring on Dec. 30, 1988. Ida enjoyed bowling and spending time with her friends and family. Her grandchildren were very special to her.   View Full Notice → Obituary: Ida Carey

  • Bloomington

    Mabel Bowald

    ROANOKE — Mabel Sophia Bowald, 98, Roanoke, passed away at 6:05 p.m. Friday (Oct. 5, 2012) at the Roanoke Apostolic Christian Home. View Full Notice → Mabel Bowald

  • Moline

    Death list for Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012

    Flagg, Rev. Robert, 60, Kewanee; Rux, Kewanee. Given, Rex Sr., 72, Morrison; Bosma-Renkes, Morrison. Gordon, Cliff, 62, Davenport; Weerts, Davenport. Hanson, Lily Grace, infant daughter of Kevin and Jennifer Scott Hanson of Tampa, Fla.; Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.

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    Mary T. Bolster

    Mary T. Bolster, age 80, of Chicago, died October 8, 2012. Loving mother of Maryann (Tom) Hartwig, Joann, Diann, John, William (Teresa), James (Janice) and Joseph (Carrie). Dear grandma of Theresa, Crystal, Tracy, Christine, Jaclynn, the late Richard John, William, John, Victoria, Madelynn, Parker and Gunner. Great grandma to Charlie and Ella. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Johnnie M. Bolster and her daughter, Carolann. Mary was a wonderful person with a big heart. She will be greatly missed. A visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 10 from 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Beidelman-Kunsch Funeral Home and Crematory, Route 59 Chapel, 24021 W. Royal Worlington…

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    Mr. Newt V. McCoy, Abingdon Chapel

    formerly of Knoxville, died Friday, October 5, 2012 in Florida at the home of his daughter.  Funeral arrangements are pending at the Hinchliff-Pearson-West Abingdon Chapel. View Full Notice → Mr. Newt V. McCoy, Abingdon Chapel

  • Freeport

    Obituary: Carol Buck

    Carol M. Buck, 72, of Freeport, died Saturday, October 6, 2012 at her home. Born Nov. 24, 1939 in Freeport, she was the daughter of Leon and Esther (Noll) Wise. She married Richard “Dick” A. Buck July 22, 1960, and he died Feb. 21, 2001. View Full Notice → Obituary: Carol Buck

  • Morris

    Anthony M. Urbancic

    JOLIET, Ill. — Mr. Anthony “Tony” M. Urbancic, 95, lifetime resident of Rockdale, Ill., passed away peacefully Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, at the Joliet Area Community Hospice Home with his family by his side. View Full Notice → Anthony M. Urbancic

  • Bloomington

    David Brucker

    ELLSWORTH — David Lee Brucker, 64, Ellsworth, passed away at 6:35 p.m. Thursday (Oct. 4, 2012) at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, Peoria. View Full Notice → David Brucker

  • Moline

    Funerals for Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012

    Tuesday, Oct. 9 Gimble, Julius John Jr., 87, Danvers, Ill., formerly Hermiston, Ore., and Rock Island; 10 a.m., Wheelan-Pressly, Milan. Gould, Mary E., 85, Orion; 10 a.m., Beulah Presbyterian, rural Orion. Harrison, Scott L., 48, Milan; 4 View Full Notice → Funerals for Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012

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    Donald L. Parkerson – April 27, 1957 – October 06, 2012

    Donald L. Parkerson Mattoon, IL – Donald L. Parkerson, age 55, of Mattoon, IL, passed away at 11:34 p.m., October 6, 2012, at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center. The funeral service in his honor will begin at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 10, 2012, at Mitchell-Jerdan Funeral Home, 1200 Wabash Avenue, Mattoon, IL 61938. Pastor Lou Butler will officiate. Interment will be in Dodge Grove Cemetery. Visitation will begin one half hour (1:30 p.m.) prior to the service. Mr. Parkerson was born April 27, 1957, in Clinton, IL, the son of Guy and Mary (Macari) Parkerson. He married Shirley Kingery on June 25, 1982, in Cooks Mills, IL. She survives. Other…