• Springfield

    Theodore Robert Zanders Sr.

    Theodore Robert Zanders Sr., most recently of Heber City, Utah, passed away peacefully on January 21, 2017 at the Assisted Living community where he had lived for the past 2 years with his wife Doris.  He was 91. Ted was born on September 9, 1925 in Springfield IL to Anthony John and Mary Agnes Zanders (Power). He graduated from Springfield High School 1942. He received his Bachelors, Magna Cum Laude from American University 1974 in Administration of Justice and his Masters of Science in Special Studies-Management from George Washington University 1976. Ted’s journey through life led him to many places in the USA and the Far East.  He began by…

  • Wheaton

    Alma J Sargis

    Alma J Sargis Send Flowers March 10, 1928 – January 24, 2017 Alma J. Sargis, age 88, a resident of Chicago, IL, died January 24, 2017, at home. She was born March 10, 1928 in Chicago, IL.Arrangements View full obituary

  • Dyer,  Momence,  South Holland,  Steger

    Charles A. Urdiales

    Charles A. Urdiales December 28, 1919 – January 23, 2017 Charles A. Urdiales, age 97, of Schererville, IN passed away peacefully Monday, January 23, 2017. Beloved husband of the late Aurelia Urdiales and late Margaret View full obituary

  • La Salle,  Ladd,  Tonica,  Wenona

    James Winter

    James Winter James John Winter, 59, of Chicago and formerly of Wenona died January 22, 2017. Per his wishes, cremation rites have been accorded and Memorial services will be at a later date.  The Hurst Funeral Home in Wenona is assisting his family. Jim was born in Streator on November 25, 1957 to Roy William and Lucille Ann (Murray) Winter.  He graduated from Wenona High School in 1975 and then Illinois State University in… James John Winter, 59, of Chicago and formerly…

  • Shelbyville

    FERGUSON, Julie

    Julie Alice Ferguson, 62, of Mt. Zion, IL, formerly of Shelbyville, IL, died at 1:12 p.m. Wednesday, January 25, 2017 in her residence. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, January 31, 2017 in Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Shelbyville with Rev. E. Wade Helmkamp officiating. Visitation will be from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Monday in Howe and Yockey Funeral Home, Shelbyville, IL and one hour before services Tuesday in the church. Burial will be in Locust Grove Cemetery, Assumption, IL. Memorials may be given to the American Diabetes Association or Holy Cross Lutheran Church. Julie was born on July 16, 1954 in Shelbyville, IL, the daughter of James Beverley and Helen Louise…

  • La Salle,  North Utica

    Lois Doogan

    Lois Doogan February 1, 1942 – January 25, 2017 Lois Marie Doogan, 74, of La Salle, IL, died at 10:51 PM, Wednesday, January 25th, at Heritage Manor in Peru, surrounded… View Details  |  Send Flowers  

  • Lake Zurich,  Palatine

    Vince Pennino 1/23/39 – 1/24/17

    Visitation for Vince Pennino, 78, will be held on Saturday. January 28, 2017 from 10:00a.m. until the time of the Memorial Service, 12:00p.m. at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 415 S. Buesching Road, Lake Zurich. He was the beloved husband of Cece; loving father of Jeffrey (Kim), Douglas (Amy), Andrew and the late Christina Pennino; grandfather of Justin, Molly, Mallory, Chase, Connor, Corbin, Cameron and Madyson. Vince was a great husband and family man, he enjoyed fishing, golf and traveling. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 100 Tri-State International #125, Lincolnshire, IL 60069.

  • Farmersville,  Hillsboro,  Raymond

    Patricia Carlock

    Patricia Carlock   Patricia (Murkin) Carlock 73 of Fillmore passed away Dec. 26, 2016 at her residence. She was born on April 10, 1943 in Pana IL to Lloyd and Virginia (Hicks) Murkin. She was a homemaker and a member of Apostolic Lighthouse Church in Schram City. She married Rev. Floyd Carlock in 1959 and he preceded her in death on Dec. 30, 2008. She is survived by a son Eric Carlock wife Margaret of Fillmore, Daughter Alita Perry husband Alan of…   Patricia (Murkin) Carlock 73 o…

  • Hinsdale

    David R Dokken

    David Rogar Dokken; Beloved son of Pamela (Joe) Serio, and Jack Albright; Dear brother of Brooke Albright, Joan (Bob) McMillen, Tom Serio, Brian (Heather) Serio, Joseph Serio (Paul), Kevin Serio, the late Brock Albright and Michael Serio. Grandson of Robert and Shirley Kelly, The late Carl and Gladys Dokken; Fond uncle of Jaden, Madison, McKenzie, and Mikey. Graduate of West Aurora High School.  Visitation Wednesday, November 30, 4-8pm at Malone Funeral Home, 324 East State Street, Genev…

  • Jacksonville,  Meredosia

    Simon Bisi Binga

    Simon Bisi Binga Send Gifts June 27, 1949 – January 15, 2017 Simon Bisi Binga, 67, of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, died Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. A visitation will View full obituary

  • Kankakee County

    Mr. Samuel Lee Gear – July 29, 1955 – January 04, 2017

    Samuel Lee Gear, “Sammy” was born on July 29, 1955 in Greenville, Mississippi to Willie Gear and Sarah Lee Brooks.  Sammy confessed his hope in Christ at an early age in Mississippi.  He was a musician at various churches in the area and had previously sang with the Motivators of Sacramento, CA.  Sammy was a member of Mt. Moriah Missionary Baptist Church of Otto Township. Samuel traded life temporal for life eternal on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 from home. He leaves to cherish memories, his sons, Deon (Eliza) Peterson of Savannah, GA, Kyle Daniels and Jermaine Wilson both of Kankakee, IL; daughters, Ijah Peterson and Tiynekia Wilson both of Kankakee,…

  • Kankakee County

    Ilene Dykstra

    Ilene Dykstra, 89, of Normal, passed away Tuesday (Jan. 24, 2017) at the McLean County Nursing Home, where she had been a resident for less than a month. Before this, she lived with her daughter, Nancy Denniston, and her family…

  • Kincaid

    William “Bill” Lenzi

    William “Bill” Lenzi Mr. William A. “Bill”  Lenzi, 81, of Kincaid passed away at 3:16 pm Sunday December 4th at Memorial Medical Center, Springfield IL.  He was born October 27 , 1935 in Peoria Illinois the son of Joe and Rose (Costagno) Lenzi.  He married Nancy Riva on August 25, 1956 in Kincaid, Illinois, she survives.  Mr Lenzi graduated from Kincaid High School in 1953.  He went on to study at the University of Illinois and later Eastern Illi…

  • Staunton,  Worden

    Sean Abernathy Jr.

    Sean Abernathy Jr. Sean Michael Abernathy Jr., 21 of Livingston, Illinois died on Saturday, January 21, 2017. Born November 10, 1995 at Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, he was a son of Sean and Angie Abernathy Sr. He worked for the Gas Company with Ameren Illinois. He was a member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church of Staunton and the Laborer’s Local # 100 out of East St. Louis, IL. Sean loved his family and friends and enjoyed hunting & fishing, painting, hunting for arrowheads,…

  • Spring Grove

    Richard J. Purdom

    Richard J. Purdom June 1, 1953 – December 15, 2016 Richard J. Purdom, age 63, of McHenry, passed away Thursday, December 15, 2016 at his home surrounded by his loving fami… View Details  |  Send Flowers  

  • Chicago,  Glenview,  Palatine

    Mrs. Therese Zacharias

    Therese Zacharias, loving wife of the late Lourdusamy Zacharias. Dear mother of Jerome (Valentina), Leo, Sophie (Bernard) Giess and Barbara Zacharias. Beloved grandmother of Louisa and Veronica Giess. The post Mrs. Therese Zacharias appeared first on Smith-Corcoran.

  • Carlinville

    Mary Roberta Lindahl, 89

    Mary “Roberta” Wheeler Lindahl, 89, of Morganton, N.C., passed away Jan. 5, 2017. She was born Feb. 8, 1927, in Carlinville to Hester and Ralph Wheeler. While a young elementary teacher visiting friends in Albuquerque, N.M., she met Don Lindahl of Gallup, N.M., on a blind date; they were married 55 years. Mrs. Lindahl, the youngest of a musical family, graduated from Southern Illinois University in piano performances and physical education; taught elementary school, aquatics and swimming for many years; was a high school music teacher and choral director; and was a private piano teacher to students of all levels. She was a pianist, avid baker, bird-watcher, gardener (including heirloom…

  • Champaign

    Earnest Felton

    DANVILLE – Earnest Felton, 60, of Danville died at 12:57 p.m. Wednesday (Jan. 25, 2017) at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana. Funeral arrangements were incomplete at Leek & Sons Funeral Home, 304 E. Williams St., Danville. read more

  • Skokie


    Jean M. Falk, nee Salerno, age 87, of Skokie.  Beloved wife of the late Robert;  dear mother of Mary (Thomas) Garby, Robert Jr. (Cindy), Gregory J., and John R. (Yvonne);  loving grandmother of Kristine (Neil) Coplin, Loren Garby, Jenni, Daniel and Alyssa Falk;  fond sister of Edward Salerno, Rose Morton, and the late Carol (the late Will) Dahl and John (Marie) Salerno;  dearest aunt of Barbara (John) Jacobs and Steven Salerno.  Visitation, Friday, January 27, 2017, from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m., at HABEN Funeral Home & Crematory, 8057 Niles Center Rd., Skokie.  Funeral, Saturday, January 28, at 12 noon, from the funeral home, for Mass, 12:30 p.m., at St. Lambert…