• Paris


    Lennon Wesley Haddix, age 33, of Paris, passed away at 2:28 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 9, 2016, in Regional Hospital, Terre Haute, Ind. View Full Notice → LENNON HADDIX

  • La Salle

    Clifford Walter

    Clifford L. Walter, 78, of Amboy died Jan. 10, 2016, in St Anthony Medical Center, Rockford, surrounded by his family after a brief illness. View Full Notice → Clifford Walter

  • Anna

    Virginia L. Casper

    Virginia L. Casper, 93, of Jackson, Missouri, formerly of Anna, died at 1 a.m. Friday, Jan. 8, 2016 after a long struggle with Alzheimer’s.  She was born Nov. 23, 1922 in Anna, the daughter of Rolla a View Full Notice → Virginia L. Casper

  • Joliet,  Morris

    Joanne Pinder

    Joanne M. Pinder (nee Topper) Age 82. Passed away Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at Park Pointe Healthcare and Rehab Center. Born in Gardner, IL October 11, 1933 to the late Joseph and Margaret (Bresney) Topper. A lifelong resident of Grundy County. Joanne married Glenn Pinder in Morris on January 18, 1953, he preceded her death in 2013. Joanne loved to travel, spending much time in Palm Springs, CA. Surviving is her daughter, Laura (Kevin Carr) Vota of Morris; six grandchildren, Samantha, Tommy, A.J. and Emma Vota and Jennie Skaggs; two great-grandchildren, Evan and Kristyn Skaggs. Preceded by her husband; two sons, Richard and Michael Pinder and her granddaughter, Angela Pinder.…

  • Carbondale

    Donald Mays

    MARION — Donald Mays, 70, passed away peacefully in the arms of his wife at 3:19 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 9, 2016, surrounded by family after saying their final goodbyes, in Deaconess Gateway Hospital of Newburgh, Indiana. View Full Notice → Donald Mays

  • Lebanon

    Lee Madison

    Lee Ann Madison, age 63, of Troy, IL, died at 11:05 a.m. Friday, January 8, 2016 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. She was born March 14, 1952 in Sioux City, IA, the daughter of Harold and Verna (Wattrous) Pomeroy. She married Gerald A. Strickland. He survives. Also surviving is a brother, Larry A. Pomeroy of Audubon, IA. Services are pending. View Full Notice → Lee Madison

  • Morris

    Matthew D. Lyons

    Matthew D. Lyons, 24, of Morris, passed away Monday January 11, 2016 at the Loyola Medical Center in Maywood. Born September 1, 1991 he was the son of Marsha Murray. Matthew is survived by his mother; his siblings Douglas, Patrick, Andrew, Amber (Brandon) Durkin and Sean; 2 nieces and 1 nephew; maternal grandparents Patrick and Loretta Murray, along with many aunts, uncles and cousins. A memorial service for Matthew will be held on Thursday January 14, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the U.C. Davis-Callahan Funeral Home located at 301 West Washington Street in Morris. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday January 15, 2016…

  • Freeport

    Brubaker, Donald

    DONALD M. BRUBAKER, 95 FREEPORT – Donald M. Brubaker, 95, passed away on January 10, 2016 at Parkview Home in Freeport, IL. He was the son of Harlen… View Full Notice → Brubaker, Donald

  • Wheeling


    LIBERTYVILLE – Megan Kathleen Behnke (nee McMahon), age 50, a 20+ year resident of Libertyville and native of Western Springs, passed away on… View Full Notice → BEHNKE, MEGAN KATHLEEN

  • Lincoln

    James V. Dodge

    James V. Dodge II, 54, of Newman, IL, formerly of Mt. Pulaski, died at 12:08 A.M. Tuesday December 15, in Gays, IL as a result of a car accident.James was born on January 13, 1961 in Springfield, IL to James V. and Grace Aiello Dodge. He married Barbara French on September 6, 1980 in Mt. Pulaski, IL.Surviving is his wife Barbara Dodge of Newman, IL, three sons, Thomas (Abigail) Dodge of Sierra Vista, AZ, Tyler (Shaundi Whitson) Dodge of Rantoul, IL and Andrew Dodge of Newman, IL, one daughter, Danielle Dodge of Bloomington, IL, three sisters, Susan (Joe) Loucka of Beach Bluff, TN, Katie (Jerry) Adams of Downers Gove, IL…

  • Joliet

    Robert “Bob” John Bielec

    Robert John Bielec, “Bob” Age 62 passed away Thursday January 7, 2016. Born May 27, 1953, a lifelong resident of Joliet. A veteran of the United States Army. Bob was a painter by trade and an avid Chicago Bears fan. He loved riding his Harley Davison motorcycle. Also a member of the Irving A.C. He was a caring man who would do anything for anyone. Preceded in death by his loving wife; Pak Kil Sun “Margie”, parents; Adam and Marie (nee Spiech) Bielec, grandparents; Frank and Xenia Bielec, Joseph and Catherine Spiech and one brother Frank Joseph Bielec. Bob is survived by his step mother Phyllis Bielec-Quigley, four sisters; Pat…

  • Alhambra,  Hamel,  Highland,  Marine

    Gerald G. “Jerry” Korte

    Gerald George “Jerry” Korte, age 88 of Highland, IL, died Sunday, January 10, 2016, at St. Mary Health Center in Richmond Heights, MO. He was born March 06, 1927, in Pierron, IL, the son of John and Emma (nee Benke) Korte. On October 20, 1948, he married Colleen Margaret Gathard who passed away on January 18, 2006. He was a member of Saint Paul Catholic Church. He was also a member of Knights of Columbus, Council #1580, Highland, IL; Knight of Columbus, Fourth Degree Assembly #0231, Highland, IL; Highland Optimist Club(Past President); Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge #2479; Highland, IL; Lee Iten Post #439-American Legion, Highland, IL.. Jerry was…