• Arlington Heights

    Marie Regina Clarke

    Marie Regina Clarke March 16, 1916 – November 11, 2018 Marie R. Clarke Of Arlington Heights Marie R. Clarke was born on March 16, 1916 in Chicago to Paul and Pauline (nee … View Details

  • Pontiac

    Barbara A. Chavez

    Barbara A. Chavez April 1, 1945 – November 9, 2018 Barbara A. Chavez 73 of Pontiac, IL died Friday November 9, 2018 at 12:30AM at her residence. Cremation rites will be… View Details

  • Grayslake

    Sophie Theresa Michno

    Sophie T. Michno, 96, passed away on November 11, 2018. She was the beloved mother of Christina Ritter, Ronald Michno, and Ron’s wife, Pauline; grandmother to Jessica and Alissa Ritter and Pauline’s children, Elizabeth, Connie and Ray; sister of Joanne Boratyn; nephew, James Boratyn and Bernadette (Jimmy and Melissa Boratyn and Jackie Boratyn); nieces, Linda, Marilyn and Carol, and their three children Maureen, Gerald and Christine. Forever friend Kathy Paavilainen and her daughter Bridget were angels who looked over her for too many years to count! Sophie was born on Christmas Day in 1921 and loved to play Santa on her birthday every year. Her Christmas decorations brought her much…

  • Champaign,  Mahomet

    Betty Bunch

    Betty Bunch Betty J. Bunch, 77, of Farmer City, formerly of Mahomet, died in Weldon on Monday morning (Nov. 12, 2018).  There will be a visitation Wednesday, Nov. 14, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Sangamon Valley Christian Center, 200 W. Washington St., Mahomet, with a small service by Pastor Caleb Ingrum and Pastor Brent Roberson at 7 p.m. A graveside service will take place Friday, Nov. 16, at 1 p.m. at Massac Memorial Gardens, Metropolis, with Pastor Gary Derossett presiding. Blair-Owens Funera…

  • Decatur

    Nicole L. Schumann

    Nicole L. Schumann November 13, 1982 – November 11, 2018 Nicole L. Schumann, 35, of Decatur, passed away Sunday, November 11, 2018 in Decatur Memorial Hospital. Nicole was bo… View Details

  • Decatur

    Garrett, Van Richard

    LOVINGTON — Van Richard Garrett, 64, of Lovington, passed away Saturday, November 10, 2018, at Loyola University Medical Center, surrounded by his loving family.

  • Decatur

    Helmuth, Andrew O.

    ARTHUR — Andrew O. Helmuth, 67, who lived South of the Otto Center in Arthur, died 8:26 a.m. Monday, November 12, 2018, at St. Mary’s Hospital, Decatur.

  • Decatur

    Ellington, Rosetta A.

    DECATUR — Rosetta A. Ellington 86, of Godfrey, IL formerly of Decatur, passed away at 2:03 p.m., Sunday, November 11, 2018, in Integrity Healthcare, Godfrey, IL.

  • Litchfield

    Sandra Brauer

    Sandra Brauer Sandra Ellen Brauer (Coffman), 86, of Concordia Village in Springfield, Illinois, passed away in her sleep on Sunday November 11, 2018. She and her late husband Wayne P. Brauer, who passed on January 1, 2011, were long time residents of Litchfield, Illinois. Sandy was born on July 26, 1932, the oldest daughter of Lloyd E. and Margaret P. (West) Coffman of Roodhouse, IL. She was preceded in death by her sister Margaret (Peg) Ferguson, on May 17, 2012. Sandy was a graduate of Wash…

  • Mechanicsburg,  Rochester,  Springfield

    Nancy Mitchell

    Nancy Mitchell Nancy Elizabeth Mitchell, 75, of Springfield, passed away on Thursday, November 1, 2018 at her residence. Nancy was born on July 12, 1943 in Springfield the daughter of Herman and Eula Baggerly Kluge. She worked as a Phlebotomist for Physicians Group and later went on to work for Horace Mann.  She was an avid St. Louis Cardinal’s fan and loved animals. She was preceded in death by her parents; and a son, David Mitchell. She is survived by two sons, Robert Mitchell of Phoen…

  • Milan,  Rock Island

    Clarence Wiser

    Clarence Wiser               Clarence S. Wiser, 81, of Rock Island, was freed from earthly restraints on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf.  Honoring his wishes, cremation rites will be accorded.  Memorials may be made to Heart of Hope Ministries, 1740 9th Ave., Rock Island. Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory, Rock Island is assisting the family. Clarence was born on Augu…

  • DePue

    Dale Smith

    Dale Smith PALMYRA, Mo. — Dale Smith, 69, of Palmyra, Mo., passed away at 4:50 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, at Monroe City Manor in Monroe City, Mo. 12:27 pm

  • Mount Morris

    Esther E. Frey – 100

    Mt. Morris, IL, Esther E. Frey, age 100, on Tuesday November 13, 2018 passed away in Pinecrest Manor Nursing Home, Mt. Morris, IL. Esther was born April 29, 1918 in Fresno County, CA the daughter of William H. & Johanna (Horn) Meyers. She graduated from Caruthers Union High School in California; she earned a BA in 1939 from La Verne College and she went on Bethany Theological Seminary receiving a MRE in 1950. Esther married Orlin Frederick Frey on July 22, 1950 in Raisin, CA and he preceded her in death on July 4, 1970. Esther was a Minister’s wife for 11 years; before and after that she taught school.…

  • Belleville

    Lee Mikesell

    Lee Mikesell November 14, 2018 Lee Mikesell, 92, of Belleville, Illinois, born Wednesday, September 22, 1926, in Clarksville, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, Illinois. Lee was a loving wife and mother who’s true calling was v… View More

  • DePue

    Irene Chenneour

    Irene Chenneour WALNUT — Irene M. Chenneour, 96, of Walnut died Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, at the Heritage Health Care in Walnut. 10:44 am

  • Chicago,  Glenview,  Palatine

    Mrs. Margaret Rose “Peggy” Martin

    Margaret Rose “Peggy” Martin, nee Scanlan. Beloved wife of the late Donald V. Martin. Loving mother of Donna (Nancy Burkholder), Timothy (Loretta and the late Debra), Thomas (Maureen), John (Vivian) and Julianne (Peter McLaughlin). Cherished grandmother of Robert (Sarah Magnana), Joshua, Shane (Alisha DeBetta), the late Lisa, Molly, Noah, and August. Adoring great-grandmother of Briana and Liam. Dear sister of the late Joseph, the late John, James, Robert, and Jerome (Liz) Scanlan. Fond aunt of many nieces and nephews. Funeral Saturday, Nov. 17th, 9:30am from Smith-Corcoran Funeral Home, 6150 N. Cicero Ave., Chicago to Queen of All Saints Basilica for Mass at 10am. Interment Rosehill Cemetery. Visitation Friday, Nov. 16th,…

  • Mendota

    William D. “Bill” Brown

    William D. “Bill” Brown Posted: 1 hour ago EDINA, Minn. – William Dorsey “Bill Boom Boom” Brown, 80, of Edina, Minn., died Nov. 4, 2018 at English Rose Suites nursing home in Edina…. more

  • Mendota

    David W. Ridge

    David W. Ridge Posted: 1 hour ago ROCK FALLS – David Wayne Ridge, 59, of Rock Falls, formerly of Mendota, went to be with Jesus on Nov. 9, 2018 at OSF Peoria…. more

  • Mendota

    Betty J. Rogers

    Betty J. Rogers Posted: 1 hour ago MENDOTA – Betty Jane Rogers, 99, of Mendota passed away Nov. 9, 2018 at the Mendota Lutheran Home…. more

  • Elgin

    Tommie Gene Martin, Jr.

    Tommie Gene Martin, Jr., passed away November 7, 2018, at his home in Elgin. Tommie was born in Tiptonville, Tennessee on February 17, 1957 to Tommie Gene Martin, Sr. and Robbie Ann Walker. Visitation will be held on Saturday, November 17 at Bethesda Church of God in Christ, 454 Hickory Place in Elgin from 9:00 a.m. until time of serviceat 11:00 a.m. Please call O’Connor-Leetz Funeral Home for more information: …Read More The post Tommie Gene Martin, Jr. appeared first on O’Connor-Leetz.com.

  • Moline

    Kenneth Rogerson

    Kenneth “Ken” L. Rogerson, 87, of Perrysburg, passed away peacefully on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg.

  • La Salle

    Robert Renz Jr.

    Robert J. Renz Jr. 68, of Casper, Wyo., passed away at his sister Rita’s home in Morrison, Colorado surrounded by family on Nov. 11, 2018.

  • La Salle

    Harold Gende

    Harold Gende, 68, of Peru died the afternoon of Nov. 12, 2018, in St. Margaret’s Hospital, Spring Valley. Arrangements are pending at Mueller Funeral Home, Peru.