• Joliet,  Morris

    Barbara Hayden

    Barbara Hayden (nee Grant) “Chick” Age 87, of Joliet, IL, lost her long, courageous battle with cancer Friday January 15, 2016 at home surrounded by her loving family. Born September 14, 1928 in Elgin, IL to the late Mabel (nee McNett) and Harold Grant. Beloved mother of Grant “Jim” (Deb) Hayden of Essex, lL and Kerri Hayden of Joliet; loving grandmother of Neil (Melody), Michael (Kristy), and Allison Hayden; proud great-grandmother of Nicolas, Jacob, Lucas, Joshua, Westley and the late Madison Hayden. Lovingly known as “Chick” to all who knew her, she loved antiques and the Blackhawks, however her passion was her family. As it was Chick’s wish, cremation rites…

  • Carol Stream,  Lombard,  Villa Park

    Mary Therese Barta, 82, of Richfield, Minnesota

    Mary Therese Barta, 82, of Richfield, Minnesota passed away peacefully on December 14 after a long illness. Prior to moving to Minnesota this past summer to be closer to family, Mary enjoyed her apartment in Roselle for many years and prior to that owned a home in Lombard, IL. Mary was born to John and Theresa Barta on May 8, 1933 in White Fish Bay, Wisconsin. A year after her family moved to Duluth, she entered the religious life at age 12 and served as a Franciscan nun for 20 years. After receiving her education degree, she taught primary grade school children both in Catholic school settings and later in…

  • Moline

    Rodney E. Bruner

    Rodney E. Bruner, 82, of East Moline, Illinois, died Friday, January 15, 2016, at Genesis Medical Center, East Campus, Davenport, Iowa. Arrangements are pending at Trimble Funeral Home, Moline. View Full Notice → Rodney E. Bruner

  • Decatur

    Harshman, Sheila M.

    SULLIVAN — Sheila M. Harshman, 82, of Sullivan went home to be with her Savior at 8:45 a.m. Thursday, January 14, 2016 in her residence after a courageous and graceful battle with cancer. View Full Notice → Harshman, Sheila M.

  • Bloomington

    Marian Boog

    GIBSON CITY — Marian Julia Boog, 91, of Gibson City, died Friday (Jan. 15, 2016) at Heritage Health, Gibson City. View Full Notice → Marian Boog

  • Aurora

    Vivian M. Goblet

    Vivian M. Goblet, 74, of Aurora passed away on Thursday, January 14, 2016 at Symphony of Orchard Valley. She was born August 12, 1941 in Joiner, AR. In 1962, Vivian moved to Aurora from Arkansas. She retired from Dart Container in 2001 after 20 years of employment. She enjoyed bowling and dancing. She is survived by her children Crystal Thompson of Oswego, Sue Ingraham of Paw-Paw, David Moebs of TX, and Lynn (Darrell) Stadler of Sandwich; 4 grandchildren Eric Wagner of Montgomery, Tiffany (Jared) Thompson of Oswego, Scott Arado of Oswego, and Aaron Allison of ID; 5 great grandchildren Anthony Thompson, Jaeda Arado, Aiziah Lucero, Aubree Arado, and Zoey Wagner;…

  • Charleston

    Davidson service

    MATTOON — The funeral for Ellen Davidson was Friday at Mitchell-Jerdan Funeral Home in Mattoon with Pastor Johnny Aseltine officiating. Interment followed at Resthaven Memorial Gardens. View Full Notice → Davidson service

  • Freeport

    Price, Royletta

    ROYLETTA E. PRICE, 95 LENA – Royletta E. Price, 95, formerly of McConnell, passed away January 12, 2016 at the Lena Living Center in Lena, IL. She… View Full Notice → Price, Royletta

  • Kankakee County

    John J. McNamara

    Come To Me My Good and Faithful Servant John McNamara was called to heaven on August 15, 2015 where he joined his parents John and Marie McNamara his brothers Thomas and James and his beloved son Stephen McNamara. John is survived by his proudest and most noteworthy accomplishment – his family. He is survived by his wife and sweetheart of 64 years Eileen Sullivan McNamara (who has recently passed) away his brother Timothy McNamara his daughters Margaret Baker, Anne Rock, Eileen McKenzie, Mary McNamara, his son’s John and Joseph McNamara. He is also survived by 15 grandchildren John IV, Clare, Matthew, Mary, John, Michael, Steven, Patrick, Julie, Elizabeth, Michael Oliver,…

  • Wheeling


    DES PLAINES – Robert “Bob” Brannon, 80, formerly of Des Plaines. Visitation Sunday, January 17, 2016 from 3:00 PM until 8:00 PM at the Glueckert… View Full Notice → BRANNON, ROBERT “BOB”

  • Chicago

    Mr. Carlton “Benny” Cochran

    Carlton ”Benny” Cochran departed this life suddenly on Thursday, January 8, 2016, at age 51. Carlton was born to Faye Cochran and Jimmy Moore on August 24, 1964 in Chicago, IL and was a lifelong area resident. He attended Tilden High School and was employed at the State Discount Store as a Maintenance Custodian. “Benny” as he was affectionately known by family and friends, will be remembered for his strong character, attractive personality, big heart, cool demeanor, and his ability to make everyone around him smile. He is remembered as a person who would give more than he would take. He is survived by his mother Faye Cochran of IL;…

  • Anna

    Roger D. Cavness

    Roger "Coon Hunter" Cavness, 59, of Grand Tower, died at 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 8, 2016, surrounded by his friends and family at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. View Full Notice → Roger D. Cavness

  • Litchfield

    Jane Marie Hemann – January 11, 1945 – January 15, 2016

    Jane Marie Hemann, 71, of Mt. Olive, died Fri., Jan. 15, 2016 at 2:05 a.m. in Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. She was born on Jan. 11, 1945 in Litchfield, a daughter of Elroy & Elizabeth (Duvall) Weidler. She graduated from Mt. Olive High School and was a homemaker all of her life. She enjoyed motorcycle rides, sewing, was a great cook and loved her family. Jane married Donald E. Hemann on Dec. 26, 1961 in New Douglas, IL. He survives. She is also survived by: 3 sons, Russell Hemann of (papers: address unknown) Brad (Andrea) Hemann of Staunton Greg (Brenda) Hemann of Waggoner 3 daughters, Yvonne (Mike) Curry of…

  • Paris


    Betty Sue Schaefer, 85, of Paris, passed away at 10:45 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 9, 2016, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute, Ind. View Full Notice → BETTY SCHAEFER