• La Salle

    Nina Nutter

    Nina J. Nutter, 74, of Hennepin died on Friday, January 20, 2017 at the Aperion Care in Spring Valley. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. in Stackhouse-Moore Funeral Services, Sheffield.

  • Charleston

    Lou Ard

    MATTOON — Lou Mildred (Spain) Ard, age 69, of Mattoon passed away at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, January 21, 2017 at her residence.

  • Lincoln

    Helen Taft

    Helen Taft, 60, of Lincoln passed away on Monday, December 12, 2016 at her home in Lincoln.Helen was born on July 24, 1956 in Lincoln, IL, the daughter of Thomas Eldon and Helen (Wade) Frye.Helen is survived by her son, Tommy Jospeh Taft of DuPont, WA, her sister, Mary Ellen Frye of Lincoln, her brothers, Robert Alan Frye of Lincoln, Charles Lee Grimsley of Springfield, and John Stanley Grimsley of Lincoln.She was preceded in death by her parents; her son, Toby Allen William Taft; her sister, Kandy Ann Frye; and her brother, Joseph John Grimsley.Helen was a member of Lincoln Christian Church. She truly loved going to The Festival of…

  • Westchester

    Rose Musillami

    Rose Musillami Send Flowers October 16, 1932 – January 19, 2017 Rose Musillami, nee Partipilo of Berwyn, age 84. Beloved wife of the late Joseph Musillami and the late Walter Pietrzak; loving mother of Edward (the View full obituary

  • Calumet City

    Frances M. Stumpf (nee Bruan)

    Frances M. Stumpf (nee Bruan) Frances M. Stumpf (nee Bruan), age 90, of Calumet City, Illinois passed away January 13, 2017. She is survived by her loving family. Private arrangements entrusted to Castle Hill Funeral Home of Calumet City, Illinois. Frances M. Stumpf (nee Bruan), age 90, of Calumet City, Illinois passed away January 13, 2017. She is survived by her loving family. Private arrangements entrusted to Castle Hill Funeral Home of… View

  • Carbondale

    Loretta F. Bush

    MARION — Loretta F. Bush, 93, of Marion, passed away at 11:53 a.m. Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, in Herrin Hospital. She was born July 11, 1923, in Percy, the daughter of Howard and Bertha (Quillman) Welch.

  • Carlyle

    Margaret L. Reupke

    Margaret L. Reupke August 23, 1935 – January 22, 2017 Margaret L. Reupke, age 81 of Carlyle, passed away at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Breese, Illinois on Sunday, January 22, 2… View Details  |  Send Flowers  

  • Carmi,  Norris City

    Jeannette Adams

    Jeannette Adams     Jeannette Opal Adams, 95, of Norris City passed away at 1:50 p.m., Friday, January 20, 2017 at Wabash Christian Retirement Center in Carmi.  She was born April 1, 1921 in Evansville, IN the daughter of Herman Lewis and Gereva (Bryant) Becker.  Jeannette married Ernest Joseph Adams on April 15, 1938 and he preceded her in death on November 2, 2005.  She was a homemaker and a member of Albion Cumberland Presbyterian Church.    ……

  • Aledo


    Larry L. Sims, 71, of Alexis, passed away at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, January 21, 2017 at Marigold Rehab and Health Care Center, Galesburg, IL.A Gathering of Family & Friends will be 5:00-7:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at McGuire & Davies Funeral Home and Crematory, Monmouth.

  • Countryside,  Downers Grove

    Norma Jean Allan

    Norma Jean Allan (nee Abodeely), a resident of La Grange Park for 42 years, quietly passed away on Monday, January 23. She was 81 years of age. Beloved wife of the late Dr. Henry C. Allan Jr., loving mother of Rebecca, Deborah, the late John (Jan), Christopher, Gregory (Maggie), Jeffrey (Lee Ann), William (Katie); loving grandmother of 11; great grandmother of 9; sister of the late Arthur, Ernest, Joseph, and Georgina. Beloved aunt and godmother to many. Visitation on Thursday January 26 from 3 to 9pm at Hallowell & James Funeral Home, 1025 W. 55th Street, Countryside, IL 60525. Funeral services on Friday January 27, final visitation at 9:30 am…

  • Taylorville

    Jane Pugsley

    Jane Pugsley, 77, of Altamont, died at 2:01 p.m., Sunday, January 15, 2017 at HSHS St. John’s Hospital, Springfield.   Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, January 21, 2017 at Gieseking Funeral Home, Altamont with Pee Wee Denton officiating. Burial will follow at Arborcrest Memorial Park, Effingham. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., Friday, January 20, 2017 at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Golden Circle Nutrition Center, Altamont or the donor’s choice.   Jane was born on Friday, November 17, 1939 in Altamont to Louis Glenn and Emma Anne (Buchholz) Finfrock. Growing up in the Dexter community, she attended the McCoy School…

  • Champaign

    Dorothy Kollmann

    CHAMPAIGN – Dorothy Kollmann, 90, of Champaign died at 5:40 p.m. Saturday (Jan. 21, 2017) at Round Barn Manor, Champaign. Funeral arrangements were incomplete at Owens Funeral Home, 101 N. Elm St., Champaign. read more

  • Belleville

    Mark J. Reamer

    Mark J. Reamer January 22, 2017 Mark J. Reamer, 61, of Caseyville, IL, born Tuesday, November 1, 1955, in East Saint Louis, IL, died Sunday, January 22, 2017 at his residence. Mark was a member of Laborers Local #100. He was preceded in death by his: Parents: Joseph and P… View More

  • Berwyn

    Vernon Conanan

    Vernon Conanan June 15, 1953 – January 21, 2017 VERNON CONANAN, Beloved husband of Virgie; loving father of Jinkie and John; dear brother of Victor, Virgilio, Valtimor … View Details  |  Send Flowers  

  • Kewanee

    Nina J. Nutter

    Nina J. Nutter, 74, of Hennepin, died on Friday, Jan. 20, 2017 at Aperion Care in Spring Valley.Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 23, at Stackhouse-Moore Funeral and Cremation Services, Sheffield. Cremation rites will be accorded after the visitation and interment will be in Sheffield Cemetery at a later date. Memorials may be made to Nina Nutter Memorial Fund.

  • Burbank,  Orland Park

    Sharon Matuszak

    Sharon Matuszak September 29, 1945 – January 22, 2017 Matuszak, Sharon Age 71 Devoted daughter of the late Chester and Mary Matuszak. Cherished sister of Carol (Tom)… View Details  

  • Marion

    Carolyn “Sue” Metcalf

    MARION — Carolyn “Sue” Metcalf, 73, of Mount Vernon, formerly of Marion, passed away at 7:44 p.m. Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, in SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25, in Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon with Mr. Randy Sells officiating. Interment will follow in Oakwood Cemetery in Mount Vernon. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24, at the funeral home. […]

  • Decatur

    Middendorf, Rita K.

    DECATUR — Rita K. Middendorf, age 83, of Quincy died peacefully, holding her husband’s hand, and surrounded by family on Friday, January 20, 2017 at 1:40 AM in Sunset Nursing Home. She was born April 28, 1933 in Decatur, IL…

  • Grayslake

    Dawn Lenzen

    Dawn Lenzen, 45, a resident of Las Vegas, passed away January 15, 2017.  A visitation and memorial service is scheduled for Wednesday, January 25, 2017 from 4:00pm until 7:00pm at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030.  For more information please contact (847)223-8122 or log onto www.strangfuneral.org.

  • La Salle,  North Utica

    Mary Leshewski

    Mary Leshewski February 22, 1917 – January 17, 2017 Mary Leshewski, 99, of La Salle died at 10:07 a.m. Jan. 17, 2017, in her home A funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Frida… View Details  |  Send Flowers  

  • Marissa,  New Athens

    Charles Wallace

    Charles L. Wallace, 82, of Marissa, IL; born on September 27, 1934 in Kirkwood, MO; passed away on Saturday, January 21, 2017 after his courageous battle with cancer at his home surrounded by family. Charlie loved the outdoors, fishing, hunting, spending time at the Club House, and enjoyed sharing stories with is round table buddies – fact or fiction. Above all, he loved spending time with his family and teaching his children,…

  • Mount Vernon

    Rosemary Virginia Williams

    Rosemary Virginia Williams February 13, 1926 – January 22, 2017 Rosemary Virginia Williams, 90, of Wayne City, Illinois passed away at 8:00 A.M. Sunday, January 22, 2017 at SSM Health … View Details  |  Send Flowers  

  • Mount Vernon

    Smtih, Fred

    ASHLEY [mdash] Fred Oscar Bodie Smith, 78, of Ashley, Illinois passed away at 4:45 A.M. Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at his nieces residence in Ashley. He was born Friday, March 4, 1938 in Mount Vernon, Illinois and was raised by Lucille Creel and Frank Smith. Per his request, Mr. Smith will be cremated and no public services will be held at this time. A private family burial of ashes will be held at Mt. Zion Cemetery at a later date. Fred Oscar Smith is survived by his niece, Mary Shopinski and husband, David of Ashley, Illinois; sister, Evelyn Lance of Hollywood, Florida; several nieces and nephews; numerous great nieces and…