• Charleston

    Nina Glazebrook

    SULLIVAN — Nina L. Glazebrook, 92, of Sullivan passed away at 5:00 a.m. Thursday (January 19, 2017) in Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center, Mattoon. Mother left us this morning for a home with no pain. A devoted Christian and loving…

  • Calumet City

    Michael J. Prospolonis

    Michael J. Prospolonis Michael J. Prospolonis, age 68, of Schererville, Indiana passed away January 16, 2017. He is survived by his devoted and loving family. He honorably served in the United States Air Force. Private arrangements entrusted to Castle Hill Funeral Home of Dyer, Indiana. Michael J. Prospolonis, age 68, of Schererville, Indiana passed away January 16, 2017. He is survived by his devoted and loving family. He honorably served in the United States Air Force. Private… View

  • Carmi,  Norris City

    Dee Blazier

    Dee Blazier     Dee Blazier, 75, of Carmi passed away at 3:00 p.m., Friday, January 20, 2017 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, IN. She was born October 17, 1941 in Maunie, IL the daughter of Gilbert Lawrence and Zelma Valeada (Healey) Wohlhueter.  Dee married Darrell Gene Blazier on May 14, 1961. She was the Vice President at The National and Old National Bank. She also worked at Lincoln School Cafeteria for 7 years. Dee was a member of Stewart Street Baptist Church. …..

  • Breese

    Doris M. Wessling

    Doris M. Wessling 54 of Bartelso died Thursday January 19, 2017 at Clinton Manor in New Baden. She was born May 14, 1962 in Breese to Vincent and Rita (Beckmann) Hemker: they preceded her in death. She married Gary Wessling April 15, 1983 at St. Boniface Catholic Church, Germantown. He preceded her in death March , 1993. Also, preceded in death by a sister Karen Budde, father-in-law and mother-in-law Ray and Loretta (Wilken) Wessling, sister-in-law Patricia Hemker. Surviving are her daughters Mallory Wessling of Aviston, Bridget Wessling of Sandoval. Brothers and sisters Joe (Carol) Hemker, Jim (Judy) Hemker, Betty (Bernard) Budde, Shirley(friend Tom Athmer) Budde, Glen (Judy) Hemker, Sue (Ron)…

  • Kewanee

    Laura L. Scott

    Laura Louise Scott, 92, of Bradford, died Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, at 7:20 p.m. at Kewanee Care.Funeral services will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 21, at Leet Memorial United Methodist Church, Bradford, with Pastor Jan Ringenberg. Burial will be in Osceola Grove Cemetery. Visitation will start at 9:30 a.m. Saturday. Memorials may be made to Leet Memorial United Methodist Church or the Bradford Public Library District. Grant-Johnson Funeral Home, Bradford, is in charge of […]

  • Macomb

    Marna J. “Jane” Emerick

    Marna J. “Jane” Emerick, 85, of Rushville, passed away at 5:06 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, at Culbertson Memorial Hospital in Rushville.She was born on July 1, 1931, in Peoria, the daughter of Lloyd and Gertrude (Edwards)VanMeter. Services will be 11 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017, at the Wood Funeral Home in Rushville, with Reverend John Sowers officiating. Interment will follow in the Rushville City Cemetery.Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, at the […]

  • Countryside,  Downers Grove

    Charlotte Elaine Webb

    Charlotte Elaine Webb, 67, passed away January 10, 2017 at her home in the West Loop.  She was well-known for her festive dinner parties and vibrant involvement in Chicago’s arts scene. Charlotte graduated from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in the early 1970s and worked at the Museum of Contemporary Art in various positions from preparator to registrar. In 1980 she left her position to work closely with Betsy Rosenfield at her gallery in River North for the next 15 years. After the gallery closed in 1995, she pursued many other contemporary art positions, including work for the Chicago Public Art Program, Elliott Brown Gallery, and as…

  • Carlinville

    Colene K. Broderick, 76

    1 19 17   Colene Kay Broderick, 76, of Benld passed away at 12:30 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, at St. Francis Hospital in Litchfield. She was born Dec. 16, 1940, in Mt. Olive to Henry J. and Dorothy S. (Folkerts) Kaskutas. She married Charles L. Broderick on Oct. 24, 1959, in Staunton; he survives. Mrs. Broderick was a homemaker and member of United Methodist Church of Gillespie. In addition to her husband, surviving are her children, James H. (Wendy) Broderick and Jennifer (Brian) Burgnone, both of Benld; grandchild, Mae Broderick; great-grandchildren, Molly Emmenderfer and Daniel Hearn; sibling, Sandy (John) Walters of Cleveland, Ohio; and several nieces and nephews. She…

  • Champaign

    Thomas Craig

    CHAMPAIGN – Thomas Edward Craig, 58, of Champaign passed away at 3:59 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, at the Champaign Urbana Nursing & Rehab Facility. read more

  • Benton

    Jennifer Lynn (Ellis) Miller

    BENTON –Jennifer Lynn (Ellis) Miller, 54, passed away Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, at her home. A memorial celebration of life service and visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24, at Benton Elks Lodge, 167 Industrial Park Road, in Benton. Leffler Funeral Home in Benton is in charge of arrangements. Jennifer was born Sept. 24, 1962, in San Diego, California, the daughter of James and Janet (Adams) Stearns. She married Jack A. Miller on Dec. 10, […]

  • Bloomington

    Christopher Mark Sleeter

    Christopher Mark Sleeter, 56 of Normal, Illinois passed away on Thursday, December 22, 2016at 2:01pm at home following a brief illness. A celebration of life will be held on Thursday, December 29, 2016 at 11am at the College Park Christian Church, Normal, Illinois. with the Rev. Brent Salm officiating.  Following the service am inurnment will be held at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery in Bloomington.  Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. Calvert & Metzler Memorial Home is in charge of arrangements. Chris was born on November 12, 1960 in Bloomington, the son of Eugene Townsend Sleeter and Janice Elaine (Hayes) Sleeter. He is survived by his mother;…

  • Burbank,  Orland Park

    Irene E. Evans

    Irene E. Evans March 1, 1928 – January 21, 2017 Evans, Irene E. Beloved wife of the late Edward Evans. Loving mother of Mary Kay (Fran) Azzarello, James (Jenny), Da… View Details  

  • Morton Grove

    Belkys Santiago

    Belkys Santiago Belkys M. Santiago, 80, of Chicago, beloved wife of the late Ovidio; loving mother of Jorge and Ana (Jaime Ponce); dear grandmother of Jorge Luis, Mizael, Jaime, Jaquelyn, and Jennifer; fond sister of Elda (the late Basilio). Funeral service at Simkins Funeral Home 6251 Dempster St. Morton Grove, IL 60053 on Friday, January 13th at 10:00 a.m. Visitation Thursday, January 12th from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. (847) 965-2500 Belkys M. Santiago, 80, of Chicago, beloved wife of the lat…

  • Charleston

    Winchester service

    MATTOON — The funeral service for Clara Winchester was Friday at Immaculate Conception Church with Rev. John Titus officiating. Mitchell-Jerdan Funeral Home in Mattoon was in charge of the arrangements.

  • Decatur

    Holmes, Luther H.

    NEWMAN — Luther H. Holmes, 93, of Newman passed away peacefully at 7:35 p.m. Thursday, January 19, 2017 at the Newman Rehabilitation and Health Care Center.

  • La Salle,  Ladd,  Tonica,  Wenona

    Ruthetta Davis

    Ruthetta Davis Ruthetta “Tetta” Davis 69, of 324 East 3rd St. Spring Valley, died January 20, 2017 in O.S.F. St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria after a short illness.  Mass of Christian burial will be 11:00 AM Wednesday in St. Patrick’s Church in La Salle with Rev. Paul Carlson officiating. Burial will be in St. Vincent’s Cemetery in La Salle. Visitation will be on Tuesday from 5-7:00 PM in the… Ruthetta “Tetta” Davis 69, of 324 East 3rd St. Spring…

  • Pontiac

    Ellen “Kay” Fred

    Ellen “Kay” Fred, 69, of Pontiac, IL passed away at 7:22 am on Sunday, January 1, 2017 at her home in Pontiac. A visitation will be held from 4:00 to 6:00 pm on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at Calvert & Martin Funeral Home in Pontiac. According to the family’s wishes, cremation rites will follow visitation. Memorial contributions may be made to the family. Kay was born September 4, 1947 in Pontiac, IL a daughter of Burdette Orlo and Ellen Jo (Wolter) Skipton. She married Eugene Earl Fred on September 9, 1981 in Pontiac, IL. He passed away on May 31, 2008. She is survived by her children: Jeff Lewis (Cris…

  • Carbondale

    Jerry Seibert

    ELKVILLE — Jerry Edward Seibert, 75, of Elkville, passed away at 4:35 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Memorial Hospital of Carbondale.

  • Lake Zurich,  Palatine

    Richard E. “Dick” Storm 7/18/37 – 1/18/17

    Visitation for Richard E. “Dick” Storm, 79, of the Palatine area for 55 years, will be held Sunday, January 22, 2017, from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Highway, Palatine.  The Visitation will continue Monday, January 23, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the Funeral Service, 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul United Church of Christ, 144 E. Palatine Road, Palatine.  The Interment will follow in Union Cemetery, Palatine.  The Reverend David Mercer will officiate. Richard was born, July 18, 1937 in Trowbridge, Illinois and passed away January 18, 2017, at home, in Palatine surrounded by his family. Richard was a 38…

  • Arcola,  Arthur,  Atwood,  Tuscola

    Joel Kevin Lasswell

    Joel Kevin Lasswell Send Flowers April 14, 1934 – January 16, 2017 Joel Kevin Lasswell, 82, of Monticello, IL, formerly of Cottage Hills, IL, passed away at 8:36 a.m., Monday, January 16, 2017 at the Piatt County View full obituary

  • Farmersville,  Raymond

    James Piazza

    James Piazza   James E. Piazza 86 of Schram City passed away Dec. 27, 2016 at Montgomery Nursing and Rehab. He was born in Hillsboro on May 24, 1930 to Adolf and Minnie (Gilliland) Piazza. He worked at CIPS for many years and was a member of St. Agnes Catholic Church in Hillsboro. He was married to Norma Williamson and she preceded him on May 18, 2015. He is survived by three brothers in law, Garry Williamson wife Pam of Hillsboro and Jim…   James E. Piazza 86 of Schram City passe…