• Moline

    Cruz Lopez, Emilia

    Cruz Lopez, Emilia August 12, 1983 – October 30, 2018 Emilia Epifania Cruz Lopez, 35, of Moline, passed away Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at the University of…

  • Mendota

    Sandra S. Foster

    Sandra S. Foster Posted: 1 week ago MENDOTA – Sandra S. (Streit) Foster, 70, of Mendota passed away Oct. 26, 2018 at her daughter’s house in Peru…. more

  • Mendota

    Margaret Hill

    Margaret Hill Posted: 1 week ago MENDOTA – Margaret E. Hill, 90, formerly of Canton, passed away Oct. 27, 2018 in Mendota…. more

  • Mount Vernon

    Veronica Gammons

    Veronica Gammons Mount Vernon Veronica Gammons, 35, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 10:50 A.M. November 1, 2018 at her residence. She was born November 11, 1982 in Chicago, Illinois to Joseph Joiner and Darlene Davis. Veronica is survived by her mother Darlene Davis of Mount Vernon; children, Destiny Moore, Dezire Lockhart, and Dynasty Lockhart, all of Mount Vernon; sister, Darlene Meredith and husband, Joseph of Mount Vernon; and nephews, Judah Meredith and Admyre Meredith, both of …

  • Northlake

    Eleazer Gonzales

    Eleazer Gonzales Eleazer (Chuck) Gonzales, beloved son of the late Rev. Augustine and Aurora O. Gonzalez, preceded in death by his siblings Benjamin Gonzales Sr. (Elvira), Augustine Gonzalez Jr. (Maureen), Rachel ”Becky” Sevilla (Richard Sr.); beloved brother of Ezekiel Gonzales (Betty), Mary Gonzalez Koenig, Ruben Gonzalez (Cecelia), and Rosemary Linduska (The late Charles), precious Uncle of many nieces and nephews, cherished friend of Dolores Parra, and countless others who will surely mis…

  • Northlake

    Nancy Van Wazer

    Nancy Van Wazer Nancy L. Van Wazer, beloved wife of the late Raymond L. Van Wazer, loving mother of Kerry (Berry) Fagerstrom and Richard Van Wazer, cherished grandmother of Raymond (Jennifer) Eddy, Christopher (Amber) Eddy, and Jacob Van Wazer, great grandmother of Dane and Faith Eddy, loving sister of Robert (Jackie) Saul, the late Carol Slarich and the late Oliver Dick Saul, sister in law of James Slarich, Ronald (Judy) Van Wazer, the late Richard (Theresa) Van Wazer,  the late Kenneth…

  • Carlinville

    Evelyn L. Sanson

    Evelyn L. Sanson, 93, of Carlinville passed away Wednesday morning, Oct. 24, 2018, at Heritage Health Care in Carlinville. Evelyn was born Oct. 1, 1925, in Palmyra, a daughter of Clarence and Opal Stults Wyzard. She married Lawrence E. “Bill” Sanson on May 12, 1945, in Carlinville. Evelyn was a homemaker and farm wife, cooking and baking meals for numerous men who were helping on the farm. She was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Carlinville and enjoyed tole painting, cooking, baking and listening to music. While residing at Morse Farms, she enjoyed playing dominoes with her friends after lunch. Evelyn loved to root for the St. Louis Cardinals…

  • Lombard,  Villa Park

    Barbara Ellen Capperino, age 74, of Lombard

    Barbara Ellen Capperino, age 74, of Lombard, died suddenly November 1 at her home. Barbara is survived by her beloved husband, Phillip Capperino; her loving children, Diana (Christopher Tummillo), and David (Tracey Shulz); 5 cherished grandchildren, David Capperino, Gianna Capperino, Jeffery Capperino, Christopher Capperino and Sara Tummillo; adored nieces and nephews, Catherine Hartley (Richard Sampognaro), George Allen Monahan (Dory Morgan), and Deborah Hartley (Thomas Carey); and many grand-nieces and grand-nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, George Leo Manahan and Irene Anne Dagenais and her siblings, Anna Mae Norfray (James Johnson), Maureen Patricia (Donald Hartley), Kathleen Irene (John Cullinan) and George (Polina Stumblingbear); a niece, Lorraine Hartley; and…

  • Carlinville

    Shirley J. Link

    Shirley J. Link, 81, of Gillespie passed away at 3 p.m., Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, at Heritage Health of Gillespie. She was born April 4, 1937, in Litchfield to George A. and Eloise M. (Dike) Teakert. She married Robert H. Link on July 31,1955, in Gillespie; he survives. Mrs. Link worked as a clerk for the state of Illinois. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, where she was a Sunday school teacher and involved with quilting, and was a volunteer for Gillespie Caring Center. In addition to her husband, surviving are two sons, Robert (Tina) Link and George (Leeann) Link, both of Gillespie; grandchildren, Marissa (Jared) Guiffre of…

  • Carlinville

    Judy Cordum

    Judy (Schmutzler) Cordum, 75, of Gillespie passed away in the early hours of Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, at her residence, after a lengthy struggle with multiple forms of cancer. She was born May 21, 1943, in Litchfield to Ken and Edith (Rolando) Schmutzler. She married Kenneth Cordum on Feb. 5, 196, in a specially built chapel in West Plains, Mo.; he survives. Mrs. Cordum’s family lived in Macoupin County and in Missouri during her youth. She graduated from the University of Missouri with a bachelor’s degree in English and later earned a master of arts in education from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. She and her husband settled in Gillespie, where…

  • Carlinville

    Dale K. Cannedy

    Dale K. Cannedy, 89, of Carlinville passed away Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018. He was born Sept. 10, 1929, to Ebert O. and Lelia Mae (Dorks) Cannedy on the family farm, where he lived his life and died. He married Jo Ann Bilbruck on Sept. 13, 1947; she preceded him in death. He was known to many as “grandpa” and enjoyed raising cows and baling hay. Surviving are his daughters, Betty Jo Noll, Becky Lowrance and Melinda (Kerry) Huff; grandchildren, Milena (Lucas) Crum, Meghan (Adam) Hubrich and Ryan Long; and his great-grandchildren, Abella Huff, Garrison Crum, Gibson Crum, Olivia Hubrich and Eleanor Hubrich. In addition to his parents and wife, he…

  • Carlinville

    David L. Enrietta

    David L. Enrietta, 68, of Virden passed away Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. He was born Aug. 29, 1950, in Springfield, a son of Frank and Isabell (Ovington) Enrietta. He married Mary Kay Blankenship on Sept. 12, 1980, in Virden; she survives. Mr. Enrietta graduated from Virden High School in 1968 and served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He worked as a warehouseman for Altorfer in Springfield for more than 35 years. In addition to his wife, surviving are a daughter, Mary Jane Enrietta of Virden; sons, Tony (Jen) Enrietta of Carlinville, Justin Enrietta of Virden and Nick Enrietta of Girard; six…

  • Macomb

    Michael E. Hickle

    Michael E. Hickle, 66, of Quincy, IL, formerly of Macomb, IL, died Thursday, November 1, 2018, 5:30 am at the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy, IL He was born March 3, 1952 in Rushville, IL to Gilbert and Ruby (Bowman) Hickle He is survived by son- Christopher (and Christina) Hickle of Smithfield, MO; son- Jeremy (and Angelina) Hickle of Providence, KY; three grandchildren, one great-grandson, one great-granddaughter, father- Gilbert Hickle of Astoria, IL, brother- Jim (and […]

  • Chicago,  Glenview,  Palatine

    Rocco J. Peters

    Rocco J. Peters, 88, of Park Ridge. Beloved husband of Elizabeth “Liz” Peters nee Raimondi. Dear father of Philip (Maureen) Peters, loving grandfather of Philip Peters, Jennifer (Brian) Janus, Stephanie (Dan) Dziedzic, and Gianna Peters. Services for Rocco will be held at a later date. Interment All Saints Cemetery. The post Rocco J. Peters appeared first on Smith-Corcoran.

  • Grayslake

    Kathlene Utter

    Kathlene “Kay” Utter, 79, of Grayslake passed away on November 2, 2018 at her home surrounded by family. Kay was born January 3, 1939 in Lima, WI to Lee and Margaret Collins. She attended the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. She was a beloved mom, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend. Kay is survived by her children, Mark (Deb) Utter, Linda (Joe) Ludford, Valerie (Kevin) Wold, all of Lake Villa, IL and Vincent (Gabriela) Utter of Lindenhurst; her grandchildren, Jordan and Natasha Seger, Scott (Brittany) and Steven (Caitlin) Wold, Monica, David, and Morgan Ludford, Jamie and Ashley Utter, Gabe Roman, Fotini and Curt Utter; her great-grandchildren; Ava, Kali, Vera, Joshua, Kylie and Brett. She…

  • Elmhurst

    Mary I. Collins

    Mary I. Collis, beloved wife of Richard; loving mother of Richard, III (Teresa) and Lisa C. (Michael) Herbold; proud grandmother of Stephanie, Richard, IV and Aleia; dear sister of Hector (Arlene) and the late Naomi (Richard) Rylewicz. Funeral services and Interment are private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Nuestros Pequenos Hermanos, 134 North LaSalle Street, Suite 500, Chicago, IL 60602-1036. Arrangements handled by Gibbons Funeral Home, Elmhurst. For funeral information please call 630-832-0018 or www.gibbonsfuneralhome.com

  • Chicago,  Roselle

    Nick G. Lykouretzos

    Nikolaos “Nick” G. Lykouretzos, 92, Born in Perthori, Arcadias, Greece; Beloved husband of the late Anthoula; Devoted father of Jenny (Kostas) Tselos and George (Athena); Cherished grandfather of Niko (Aquila), Alina, George, Elianna, Christina, Dimitri and Great-grandfather of 2; Dearest brother, uncle, and friend of many here and in Greece. Visitation, Monday November 5, 2018 from 4 – 9 p.m. at Salerno’s Galewood Chapels 1857 N. Harlem Ave. Chicago. Family and friends will meet at Holy Trinity Hellenic Orthodox Church 6041 W. Diversey, Chicago for 10:00 a.m. Funeral service. Interment will follow to Elmwood Cemetery. Arrangements by NICHOLAS M. PISHOS FUNERAL DIRECTOR, LTD. info: 773-889-1700.

  • North Riverside

    Jacqueline Cannon of Lombard, IL

    Jacqueline Katherine Cannon nee Urbik, age 100 of Lombard, formerly of LaGrange Park and Cicero. Beloved wife of the late Joseph J. Cannon, loving mother of Richard (Shirley) Cannon, cherished grandmother of Andrew Cannon, Shannon Peekna, Marie Swendsen, the late Michael Cannon, the late Michael Traficante and great-grandmother of Cassidy and Lindsay Swendsen and Lili and Reija Peekna. Visitation Monday, November 5, 11:00am until time of Chapel Service 12:00 noon at Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home 2447 S. DesPlaines Avenue, North Riverside. Entombment Resurrection Mausoleum, Justice. Arrangements by: Johnson-Nosek Funeral Home, Brookfield. For further information; please contact: Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2447 S. DesPlaines Avenue, North Riverside, IL 60546 –…

  • Springfield

    Rose Ann Fenstermaker

    On Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at 6:15 pm, the world became a little less kind, a bit less compassionate and optimistic and the love we felt was tried and tested when Rose Ann Fenstermaker left this world for her Heavenly home. Rose Ann was born March 16, 1937 in Springfield, the daughter of Harold and Idena Riley Buhnerkemper. She graduated from Sacred Heart Academy with the class of 1955. Rose Ann married Roger L. Fenstermaker in Springfield on April 18, 1964. They celebrated fifty-four and half years of married life. She was an executive secretary at Fiat Allis for nine years then a stay at home mom. In 1983 she…

  • Taylorville

    E. Wayne Wemple

    E. Wayne Wemple, 93, of Pana, died October 31, 2018 in Pana Community Hospital.   Funeral services will be 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 6, 2018 in Seitz Funeral Home, Assumption. Visitation will be one hour prior to service time. Memorials may be made to AAMP for Autism or VisionWay Christian School of Taylorville. Burial will be in Pleasant View Cemetery, Assumption.   Wayne was born August 29, 1925 in Assumption, the son of Samuel and Ramona (Baker) Wemple. He married Joan Caldwell February 28, 1948 in Moweaqua. She survives.   Wayne was a member of Pana Christian Church, Nokomis Masonic Lodge #456; serving for 45 years, Oconee Lions Club, Nokomis…

  • Aledo

    OBITUARY – MARY F. MILLAR

    Mary F. Millar, 95, of Rozetta, IL, passed away at 7:33 a.m., Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at Genesis Senior Living, Aledo, IL. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at McGuire & Davies Funeral Home and Crematory, Monmouth. Interment will be in Rozetta Cemetery. Visitation will be 4:00-7:00 p.m., Monday, November 5, 2018 at the funeral home. Memorials can be made Rozetta Baptist Church or Warren Achievement. For more information or to leave an online condolence […]

  • Chicago,  Roselle

    Marie A. Renella

    Marie A. Renella nee: Palumbo; Beloved wife of the late Gus; Devoted mother Camille, Annette, Maria and the late Pat; Loving daughter of the late Sam and Carmella; Dear sister of Sam “JR” (Judy) and the late Joseph and Peter (Irene)Palumbo; Dear aunt and great aunt of many. In lieu of flowers donations to American Heart Association, South Central Affiliate, P.O. Box 841125, Dallas, TX 75284-1125 or American Diabetes Association, 55 E. Monroe Street, Suite 3420, Chicago, IL 60603 appreciated.

  • Lombard,  Villa Park

    Frank R. Geschrey, age 93, died October 31, 2018.

    Frank R. Geschrey, age 93, died October 31, 2018. A Memorial Gathering will be held on Sunday, November 4, from 1:30 PM until the time of the Memorial Service at 3:00 PM at Peace Lutheran Church. Frank is survived by his children, Karen (Bruce) Ludwig, Juliann (Hank) DeAngelis and Robert (Donna) Geschrey; his grandchildren, Scott (Kate) Ludwig, Kristen (Dave) Ludwig Conforti, Candice (Wes) Geschrey DelPrete, Christopher (Iku) DeAngelis, Lisa DeAngelis, Tina (Steve) Geschrey Fischer, Jamie (Mark) DeAngelis Poulos, and Kevin DeAngelis; his great-grandchildren, Kaylee David, Kyra Ludwig, Dillon and Levi DeAngelis, Grace and Noah DelPrete, Jack and Sam Fischer, Gavin Poulos and Dante and Gionni Conforti, youngest brother, Art and…

  • Moline

    Audrie Belle Roach

    Audrie Belle Roach, 86, formerly of Findlay, Ohio, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Oct. 29, 2018 at Pickerington Care and Rehabilitation Nursing Home. She was surrounded by he

  • Mount Vernon

    RHODES, Anthony Apr 6, 1954 – Oct 25, 2018

    Anthony Rhodes, 64, of Danville, formerly of Indianapolis, passed this life at 1:06 a.m. Thursday, October 25, 2018, at his residence. Anthony was born April 6, 1954, in Indianapolis. Anthony retired from Federal Express after 28 years of service. Anthony loved his sports and spending time with his family. Anthony was a veteran, and served four years in the Navy. He was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church and was baptized on January 4, 2009. Anthony leaves to cherish his loving memory his wife, Linda of Danville; two sons, Leon (Leslie) Rhodes of Indianapolis and Jacob Turner of Danville; four daughters, Carmen Rhodes of Indianapolis, Ashley (Allessandra) Rhodes of…

  • Mount Vernon

    BURTON, Dorothy Jun 15, 1943 – Oct 29, 2018

    Dorothy “Dot” Cleveland Burton, 75, received her wings on Monday, October 29, 2018. She was born on June 15, 1943, in Centerville, Ala., to the late great Northern and Mattie Cleveland. God blessed her with three loving children, Candace, Darwin (LaVerne), Tarius Vonn (Kimberly) Baxter. Dorothy also was blessed with 11 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Dorothy was a faithful member of Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, where she was a past member of the Usher Board, Women of Antioch and served in the Gospel Chorus. Dorothy was the past Daughter Ruler at the Elks Lodge 147 Temple 601. She also was a member of the Birthday Club. She formerly worked at…