• Decatur

    Hays, Margaret Joann “Peggy”

    DECATUR — Margaret Joann “Peggy” Hays age 72 of Lenoir City, TN passed away Thursday January 19th, 2017 at 6:10 AM. Peggy was born and raised in Decatur, IL and resided there for the majority of her life as a…

  • Henry

    Melody Weber

    Melody Ann (Tyson) Weber, 58, of Lacon, passed away, Saturday November 12, 2016, 8:30 pm at her home in Lacon. Visitation will be Wednesday November 16, 2016, from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Lacon. Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday, 11:00 am, with an hour prior visitation at the church. Fr. Tom Mizeur will officiate. Burial will follow at Lacon Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to a trust fund established for the education of her grandchildren. Calvert & Johnson Memorial Home, Henry is in charge of arrangements. Melody was born January 24, 1958 in Peoria, IL to Harry LaVerne and Alice Marie ((Swanson) Tyson, Jr.…

  • El Paso

    Phyllis Tracy

    Phyllis J. Tracy, 86, of Chenoa formerly of Lexington died at 1:28 p.m. Saturday, July 18, 2015 at Meadows Mennonite Home, Chenoa. Following Phyllis’s wishes, there will be no visitation or services. Cremation rites will be accorded. Memorials may be made to the family to be used according to their wishes.Calvert- Johnson & Musselman Memorial Home, Lexington is in charge of arrangements. Phyllis was born July 31, 1928 in Lexington, the daughter of Basil and Carrie Dawson. She married Orville Tracy on September 5, 1948 in Lexington. He died November 27, 2009. Surviving are two daughter, Vicki Tracy and Denise Dakins both of Chenoa; three grandchildren, Andrew James Dakins, Jesse…

  • Chicago,  Glenview,  Palatine

    Theordore J. Orlowski

    Theodore J. Orlowski, age 82. Born in Chicago, Ted was “Poppee” to his family and friends. He founded the business that became Arlington Metals. Through hard work, leadership, and unyielding optimism he built an industry leading metals processing and sales company serving customers nationwide. Ted started from humble roots and a big family in the Humboldt Park neighborhood, where he met Virginia and then later married her in 1955. After working for others, he struck out on his own in 1971, renting space in Skokie, Illinois to run a single 52-inch slitter, cutting steel for others. Ted did it all-from installing, operating, maintaining the equipment to marketing, selling, and collecting…

  • Bartlett,  Roselle,  South Elgin,  Streamwood

    Stanley W. Fabinski

    Stanley W. Fabinski Send Gifts March 05, 1927 – January 14, 2017 Visitation for Stanley W. “Pops” Fabinski, of Bloomingdale, formerly of Eagle River, WI and Chicago will be held from 2:00p.m. until time of memorial service View full obituary

  • Benton

    (Ryan) McCann, Shirley

    (Ryan) McCann, Shirley January 13, 1930 – January 19, 2017 Shirley Ann (Ryan) McCann, 87, 1201 South Main, Benton, IL, passed away at 9:30 p.m. on January 19,… Visitation – Friday, January 27, 2017 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

  • Macomb

    Jane Emerick

    Jane Emerick, 85, of Rushville passed away at 5:06 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, at Culbertson Memorial Hospital in Rushville.Services for Jane Emerick will be announced by the Wood Funeral Home in Rushville.

  • Countryside,  Downers Grove

    John Warren Kravcik

    John Warren Kravcik passed away on Jan. 20, 2017. Beloved husband of 62 years to the late Joan Kravcik. Loving father of Jim (Barbara) Kravcik, Jane (Michael) Murphy, and Jennifer (John) Shaughnessy. Devoted grandfather of John Paul, Andrew, Christopher, Robert, Elizabeth, Jonathan, Dillyn, Daniel, and John. Dear brother of Frank (Darlene) Kravcik and brother-in-law of the late Mary Therese (Robert) Maska, the late Frank (Betty) Hucek, the late Barbara (Frank) Rovtar, and the late Rosemarie (Jack) Trinko. Fond uncle of many nieces and nephews. He proudly served in the US Marine Corps and subsequently graduated from the University of Illinois with a degree in electrical engineering. He was the retired…

  • Taylorville

    Berthen P. Boldini

      Berthen P. “Bert” Boldini, 84, of Stonington passed away at 4:56 A.M. on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. He was born on December 3, 1932 in Stonington, the son of Sisto and Germaine (Lamorille) Boldini. He married Lillian “Lil” Coffey on October 26, 1957 in Stonington and she precede him in death on September 20, 2001. Bert worked for 43 years at the ADM East plant in Decatur at a prep operator. He was a member of the Ponting Cemetery Association Board and a former scout leader for many years. Bert and Lil enjoyed traveling, camping, and hosting family and friends for gatherings in…

  • Kewanee

    James D. Robertson

    James D. Robertson, 89, of Cambridge, died Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, at Hammond-Henry Hospital, Geneseo.  Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17, at Cambridge United Methodist Church.  The Rev. Rick McDaniel will officiate. Burial will be in Rosedale Cemetery, Cambridge. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday at the church, with a Masonic service at 6 p.m. Memorials may be made to Cambridge United Methodist Church or the Cambridge Masonic Lodge. […]

  • Champaign

    Hazel Cacioppo

    CHAMPAIGN – Hazel C. Cacioppo, 101, of Champaign passed away Thursday (Jan. 19, 2017) at 10:41 a.m. at the Champaign-Urbana Rehab Center, Savoy. read more

  • Henry

    Michael Mehrkens

    Michael Eugene Mehrkens, 54, of Henry, died Thursday May 28, 2015, 7:10pm at the emergency room of Perry Memorial Hospital, Princeton.Mike was born October 29, 1960 at Mennonite Hospital, Bloomington to Ronald and Barbara (Taylor) Mehrkens. He married Brenda Hartnady on July 17, 1982 in Henry, IL. She survives in Henry. Also surviving are his daughter, Lindsey Mehrkens, of Henry, his parents of Henry, two sisters, Tami (Bill) Dobbels, of Kewanee, Dawn (Gordy) Aldridge, of Downs, and one brother, Todd (Becky) Mehrkens, of Clinton, his mother-in-law, Norma Hartnady, of Winfield, two brother-in-laws, Mike (Angie) Hartnady, of Edgar, WI, Jeff (Kara) Hartnady, of Ohio, and a sister-in-law, Sue Rocha, of Winfield,…

  • Belleville

    Sandra L. Pepper

    Sandra L. Pepper January 20, 2017 Sandra L. Pepper, nee Roth, 75, of Belleville, IL, born Friday, October 24, 1941, in Belleville, IL, died Friday, January 20, 2017 at her residence. Sandra worked as a secretary and she worked at Teacher’s Aide Store in Belleville. She was a mem… View More

  • Morton Grove

    Megan Mahoney-Muno

    Megan Mahoney-Muno Megan C. Mahoney-Muno, 51, of Morton Grove, beloved wife of William; loving mother of Dylan, Casey, and Haley; cherished daughter of Donald and the late Susan; fond sister of Sean, Nora, Matt, and Brian. Funeral service at Simkins Funeral Home 6251 Dempster St. Morton Grove, IL 60053 Friday, January 6th at 10:30 a.m. Interment Maryhill Cemetery. Visitation Thursday, January 5th from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to The Cancer Welln…

  • Oak Lawn

    Ereen Julia Pesek

    Ereen Julia Pesek, age 47. Loving mother of John P. Conley & Emily E. Koscielski. Beloved daughter of the late Elizabeth nee Beja & Frank Pesek. Dear sister of the late Eric Pesek. Cherished aunt, cousin, niece and friend of many. Loyal dog momma of Tank & grand dog momma of Remi. Resting at Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home, 5570 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn where Services will take place Friday at 7:30 pm. Visitation Friday from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm. Memorial Mass Saturday 11:30 am at St. Louis de Montfort Church, 8808 S. Ridgeland Ave. in Oak Lawn. Inurnment private at St. Mary Cemetery. Devoted member of Pink…

  • Charleston

    Leo Sloan

    TOLEDO — Leo M. Sloan, 67, of Toledo died at 10:35 a.m. Saturday (Jan. 14, 2017) at Leesburg Regional Medical in Leesburg, Fla.

  • Mount Vernon

    Carolyn “Sue” Metcalf

    Carolyn “Sue” Metcalf March 12, 1943 – January 20, 2017 Carolyn “Sue” Metcalf, 73, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 7:44 P.M. Friday, January 20, 2017 at SSM Health Goo… View Details  |  Send Flowers  

  • Mount Vernon

    Hollingsworth, Billy

    71, died 1-18-2017. A Graveside Service will be at 2:00P.M. on 1-20-2017 at Piskey Cemetery in Jefferson County, Illinois. No visitation. Visit hugheyfh.com for more information.

  • DePue

    Bonnie Lafferty

    LENA — Bonnie Lou (Richards) Lafferty, 69, of Lena passed away Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017, at the Pearl Pavilion Rehab andHealthcare Center in Freeport.

  • Sterling

    Margaret Bonnell

    Margaret Bonnell SUBLETTE – Margaret Bonnell, 76, of Sublette, died Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, at OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center in Rockford. Jan. 20, 2017 – 8:29 pm

  • Bloomington

    Verda Stahly Maurer

    FAIRBURY — Verda Stahly Maurer, formally of Fairbury and Bloomington, passed away Thursday (Jan. 19, 2017) in Fullerton, Calif. Respecting her wishes, there will no memorial service. Calvert and Metzler Memorial Home, Bloomington, is in charge of her private memorial…

  • Zeigler

    Donald Dale Hall, Sr. of Zeigler, Illinois, March 16, 1935 – January 9, 2017

    Donald Dale Hall, Sr., 81, of Zeigler, Illinois passed away at 11:53 p.m., Monday, January 9, 2017 at the Herrin Hospital. Donald was born March 16, 1935 in Zeigler to Willis Dallard and Marg Pearl (Jones) Hall.  He married Henerietta Wiegland June 7, 1973 in Beecher, Illinois.  She preceded him in death August 31, 2007. Survivors include five sons and daughters-in-law, Donald D. and Cheryl Hall, Jr. of Cadiz, KY, Stephen H. and Shannon Hall of Pine Top, AZ, Thomas W. and Katie Stluka of Beecher, Michael J. and Nancy Stluka of New Lennox and Clifford S. and Kristine Stluka of Lowell, IN; twelve grandchildren and a sister, Joyce Lantz…

  • Kankakee County

    Treva Watson

    Treva Irene (Jackson) Watson, 98, of Kankakee, and a longtime resident of Momence, passed away Thursday (Jan. 19, 2017) at Miller Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Kankakee.