• Decatur

    Bingaman, Chester

    BROWNSTOWN — Chester Bingaman, 96, of Brownstown, died at 11:40 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017 at Fayette County Hospital Long Term Care, Vandalia.

  • Lincoln

    Edith Mae Keller

    LINCOLN- Edith Mae Keller, 79, of Lincoln passed away at 7:54 P.M. December 23, 2016 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. Edith was born on July 31, 1937 in San Jose, IL to Koert E. and Flora (Ruben) Bartman Jr.  She married Donald Keller in 1960 in Lincoln.  He preceded her in death in 1996. Edith is survived by her three sons, Stan Keller, Dale Keller and Doug Keller, her siblings, Marvin Bartman, Ruby (Alan) Nimke and Koert Bartman III, four grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and one son Stephen.  Edith was a homemaker.  She loved knitting, doing puzzles, reading, crosswords and…

  • Westchester

    Dominic J. Recine

    Dominic J. Recine Send Flowers February 13, 1928 – January 12, 2017 Dominic J. Recine, age 88, 50 year resident of Berkeley and recently of Park Place of Elmhurst; beloved husband of the late Mary Ann Recine; View full obituary

  • Carbondale

    Virginia Stearns

    CARBONDALE — Virginia J. Stearns after enjoying and making memories with her earthly family for 92 years joined her eternal family Jan. 23, 2017. She had been in Marshall Browning Hospital in Du Quoin.

  • Countryside,  Downers Grove

    Thomas Paul Ricciardone

    Thomas Paul Ricciardone, 80, of Countryside.  Beloved brother of Angelina, Mary, Roseann, Paul Ricciardone, and the late James Done.  Devoted uncle and cousin of many.  Visitation 9 to 11am Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017 at Hallowell & James Funeral Home, 1025 W. 55th St., Countryside, proceeding to St. Cletus Church, LaGrange for Mass at 11:30am.  Interment St. Mary Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital appreciated.  Tom was a Local 150 Operating Engineer and Foreman at John Sexton Co. for many years.  He enjoyed photography and horse racing.  Funeral home phone 708/352-6500

  • Carlyle

    Mary L. Lawler

    Mary L. Lawler September 1, 1933 – January 21, 2017 Mary L. Lawler, age 83 of Carlyle, passed away at the Carlyle Healthcare Center on Saturday, January 21, 2017. Mrs…. View Details  |  Send Flowers  

  • Decatur

    Juanita M Saunders

    Juanita M Saunders Send Flowers December 10, 1932 – January 25, 2017 Juanita M. Saunders 84, of Mt. Zion, IL passed away, surrounded by her family, View full obituary

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Deborah Lynn Gabel

    Deborah Lynn Gabel, age 53, of Gurnee, IL, passed away on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville, IL. She was born on February 1, 1963 in Chicago, IL, the daughter of Raymond and Carole (Haase) Gabel. She was a loving daughter, sister, and aunt who will be deeply missed by her family and friends. She is survived by her mother, Carole Gabel of Plainfield, IL; her three sisters, Cheryl Gabel of Gurnee, IL, Susan (Rich) Bieneman of Oswego, IL, and Pamela (James) Mascenio of Plainfield, IL; as well as six nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Raymond Gabel. A Funeral…

  • Belleville

    Paul “Speedy” A. Rickman

    Paul “Speedy” A. Rickman January 20, 2017 Paul “Speedy” A. Rickman, 61, of Belleville, Illinois, formerly of Bismarck, Missouri, born Saturday, October 29, 1955, in Bonne Terre, Missouri, died Friday, January 20, 2017 at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, Illinois. Paul worked as a product … View More

  • Belvidere

    Nicholas S. Ellwanger

    Belvidere, IL   Nicholas S. Ellwanger, 26, of Belvidere, IL passed away unexpectedly, Monday, January 23, 2017 in his home.  Nicholas was born January 21, 1991 in Rockford, IL the son of Scott A. and Tammy R. (Ashens) Ellwanger.  Nicholas was working for Exterior Cleaning Service, Inc.; a job he loved and a boss, Ron, whom he admired.  In his youth he enjoyed playing hockey, baseball, bowling and basketball. Nicholas is loved and will be missed by his parents, Tammy Ellwanger of Belvidere, Scott Ellwanger of Rockford; children, Isabella Ellwanger, Lincoln Ellwanger and his mother, Gretchen Helmer; half-sister, Alie Loveridge; Grandparents, Patricia (Jerry) Jones of Chattanooga, TN, Eugene Ellwanger of…

  • Taylorville

    Eileen H. Page

      Eileen H. (Daykin) Page, 100 of Taylorville passed away at 12:32 PM on Monday, January 2, 2017 at her home.   She was born on September 3, 1916 at Alberta, Canada the daughter of Harley and Albertina (Mix) Wilcox. She married Jason Daykin on May 17, 1942 at Taylorville; he preceded her in death on February 25, 1988. She then married Melvin Page on August 18, 2002 at Taylorville; he also preceded her in death on September 22, 2014. She was also preceded in death by her parents, Son, Eric Daykin, Sisters, Elizabeth Mills and Lillian Johnson, Brothers, Charles Wilcox and Ernest Wilcox and Half Sister, Lucille Phares.  …

  • Carthage

    Lester G. Eaves

    Lester G. Eaves, 77, of Denmark, Iowa, formerly of Niota, passed away at 1:12 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, at Fort Madison Community Hospital.

  • Burbank,  Orland Park

    Therese D. Ballard

    Therese D. Ballard December 11, 1928 – January 24, 2017 Ballard, Therese D. (nee Secor) Passed away January 24, 2017 of ALS complications. Beloved wife of 68 years to Howard… View Details  

  • Carlinville

    Guanaviere M. Wheeler, 92

    1 26 17 Guanaviere M. Wheeler, 92, of Carlinville passed away Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016, at Heritage Manor. She was born Feb. 2, 1924, in Hettick, the daughter of Gilbert O. and Adelia Marie (Brown) Wheeler. Ms. Wheeler held a bachelor’s degree in business and master’s degrees in religious education and education counseling. She taught high school for many years; she also taught at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, where she served on the committee that selected the site for the Edwardsville campus. Other places she taught included the University of Illinois in Champaign and the Boyer Bible School (an extension of the Southern Baptist Theology Seminary) in Louisville, Ky. She…

  • Momence

    Doyle E Buckner

    Doyle E Buckner September 6, 1945 – January 24, 2017 Doyle E. Buckner, 71, of Momence, IL, died on Tuesday, January 24, 2017, at the Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee, IL… View Details  |  Send Flowers  

  • Champaign

    James Day

    LONGVIEW – James Edwin Day, 77, of Longview passed away at 5:01 a.m. Saturday (Jan. 21, 2017) at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana. read more

  • Anna

    Mary Murrie

    Mary Murrie, 85, of Marion, died at 6:58 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, at Herrin Hospital, surrounded by her family.

  • Benton

    Alice Carroll (Flower) West

    BENTON — Alice Carroll (Flower) West, 76, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in Memorial Hospital East in Shiloh. Alice was born June 9, 1940, in Christopher, the daughter of Orville and Callie (Brown) Flower. She married Billy Gene West on Jan. 24, 1955. They were married 53 years until he passed away on March 3, 2008. The day of Alice’s passing marked their 62nd wedding anniversary. Together, they travelled the world as Billy served […]

  • Berwyn

    Mildred R. Cardenas

    Mildred R. Cardenas March 14, 1942 – January 24, 2017 MILDRED R. CARDENAS, nee Sedlacek, beloved wife of the late Edward; loving mother of Richard Sr. (Tina) and Joseph; dear… View Details  |  Send Flowers  

  • Grayslake

    Marian Louise Nelson Hauschild

    Marian Louise Nelson Hauschild left this Earth to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday January 16, 2017. She passed peacefully in the home she loved in Grayslake, Il and in the presence of family members that love and helped care for her. She died, at 92 years of age, of natural causes complicated by a stroke suffered in 2007.               Marian Louise Nelson was born to parents Selma and August Nelson in Chicago, a city that she loved all of her life. She met her husband Edward Arthur Hauschild after the end of WWII and they were married on Dec. 7, 1946. They lived and raised a family…

  • Harrisburg

    Cheryl Lynne “Cheri” Stubbs

    WENTZVILLE, Mo. — Cheryl Lynne “Cheri” Stubbs, 71, passed away at 9:23 p.m. Monday, Jan. 23, 2017, in Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital in St. Peters. Missouri. She was born May 30, 1945, in El Paso, Texas, the daughter of Donald Gray and Laura Katherine (Goforth) Link. She married Joseph Harvey Stubbs on Dec. 28, 1980, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 4, 2010. Cheri was a hair stylist. She was an avid […]

  • East Dubuque

    Patricia A Meyer

    Patricia A Meyer January 25, 2017 Mrs. Edward (Patricia A.) Meyer, 81, of Scales Mound, IL, passed away at 1 P/M, on Wednesday, January 25, 2017, at Mercy Medical Center, in View full obituary

  • Mount Vernon

    Gary H. Tolley

    Gary H. Tolley February 11, 1953 – January 25, 2017 Gary H. Tolley, 63, of Mount Vernon, Ilinois passed away at 11:55 A.M. Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at Crossroads Communi… View Details  |  Send Flowers  

  • Mount Vernon

    MAYBERRY, Edward Aug 7, 1930 – Jan 17, 2017

    Edward Eugene Mayberry, 86, of McLeansboro, passed away 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, at Zionsville Meadows in Zionsville, Ind. Visitation was held 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, at Harre Funeral Home in McLeansboro with prayer service at 7 p.m. Funeral service was 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 23, at St. Clement's Catholic Church in McLeansboro with Father Slawomir Ptak officiating. Burial was at St. Clements Catholic Cemetery in McLeansboro. He was born Aug. 7, 1930, in East St. Louis, the son of Alvin M. Mayberry and Helen Josephine (Sanicki) Mayberry. He married Janice Halley and she passed away on Oct. 7, 2005. He was a carpenter and…

  • Villa Park

    Paul A. Cooper

    Paul A. Cooper Send Flowers January 25, 2017 Paul A. Cooper age 81 of Villa Park, IL. Beloved husband of Phyllis nee Carlstedt. Loving father of Scott (Megan) Cooper and Eric (Lisa) Cooper. View full obituary

  • Sterling

    Joyce C. Dall

    Joyce C. Dall ROCK FALLS – Joyce L. Dall, 56, of Rock Falls, formerly of Chicago, died Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. Jan. 25, 2017 – 11:24 pm

  • Des Plaines

    Laura C. Hinze

    Laura C. Hinze Send Flowers August 12, 1921 – January 22, 2017 Laura peacefully passed away at her home on January 22, 2017 at the age of 95. Loving mother of David, Howard, Karen (James) Gutzmer, and View full obituary