• Lake Zurich,  Palatine

    Thomas E. Pielin7/12/37 – 11/16/18

    Visitation for Thomas E. Pielin, 81, of Palatine, will be from 3:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Monday, November 19, 2018 at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Highway, Palatine. Prayers will be said at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, November 20, 2018, also at the funeral home, proceeding to St. Thomas of Villanova Church, 1201 E. Anderson Drive, Palatine, for a Funeral Mass at 10:00 a.m. The Interment will be private. Thomas was born on July 12, 1937 in Chicago, IL to Florian and Lee Pielin. He passed away at home on Friday, November 16, 2018. In his spare time, Thomas loved coaching baseball. He enjoyed traveling, especially…

  • Lake Zurich,  Palatine

    Gerald B. Zumbrock, Sr.6/11/39 – 11/13/18

    Visitation for Gerald B. Zumbrock, Sr., 79, of Arlington Heights since 1967, will be Tuesday, November 20, 2018 from 3:00 PM until the time of the Funeral Military Honors, 7:00 PM at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Hwy., Palatine. The Interment will be private. Gerald “Jerry” Braddock Zumbrock was born June 11, 1939 to Harold & Olive Zumbrock in Chicago, IL. He passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, November 13, 2018. Jerry’s early years were split between the Chicago area and Lac Du Flambeau, WI where the family ran a seasonal resort. He met Cheryl in 1958, married in 1962 and has 3 loving sons. Jerry…

  • Grayslake

    Eileen M. Varisco

    Eileen Maria Varisco, 71, a resident of Round Lake Park, passed away Friday, November 16, 2018 at her home.  She was born January 20, 1947 in Chicago to Alfred and Vicenta (nee: Pereda) Thompson.  Eileen loved to cook with her husband and spend time with her grandchildren.  Eileen is survived by her husband of 48 years, Frank, whom she wed on May 16, 1970 in Chicago, IL, her children Cecilia McCormick of Round Lake Park and Joe (Sarah) Varisco of Round Lake Beach, her grandchildren Sophia and Vincent of Round Lake Beach, and her brother Paul (Judy) Thompson of Indiana.  She was preceded in death by her parents and her…

  • Mount Vernon

    Gee, Patsy

    Patsy Gee, 86, of Covington, Ind., died Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, at home. She was born Oct. 24, 1932, at Cates, Ind., the daughter of Harlan and Eva (Richardson) MCLain. Patsy was a life resident of the Covington area. She was a 1950 graduate of Perrysville High School and attended Danville Junior College. She was an LPN several years at St. Elizabeth Hospital, and Lake View Hospital, Danville. She enjoyed cooking and gardening. She was known for her kindness. She married Bruce A. Gee, May 12, 1950, at Galloway Chapel, and he survives. Also surviving are two daughters, Jann Matelko of Greenfield, Ind., and Linda Gee of Milwaukee, Wis.; a…

  • Mount Prospect

    Dorothy J. Urban

    Dorothy J. Urban age 90 of Mt. Prospect. Beloved wife of the late Robert Winkler and the late Frank Urban; loving mother of Jeanne (Dale) Hoogerhyde; cherished grandmother of Lisa Garza and Ian (Paige) Hoogerhyde; great grandmother of Quintin Garza, Brooklyn Garza and Gavin Hoogerhyde; dear sister of the late Viola Garber, Henry Geisen, LouAnn […]

  • Grayslake

    Rosemary E. Angstmann

    Rosemary E. Angstmann, 92, a resident of Grayslake, IL, passed away Saturday, November 17, 2018 at Autumn Leaves in Gurnee. She was born August 16, 1926 in Chicago, IL to Ralph and Ellen Angstmann. Rosemary worked for Mrs. Stevens Candy in Chicago and a number of bakeries in Chicago for many years. Rosemary is survived by her sister Dorothy Fitzgibbons, her brother Ralph (Joyce) Angstmann, and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, 3 sisters, and one brother. A visitation is scheduled for Tuesday, November 20, 2018 from 6:00pm until 8:00pm at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030. The…

  • Naperville,  Plainfield

    David A. Sivesind

    David A. Sivesind March 24, 1939 – November 16, 2018 David A. Sivesind, age 79, a longtime resident of Naperville, IL passed away on November 16, 2018 in Naperville. He was … View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Brookport,  Metropolis

    Gary Shappard

    View Gary Shappard Mr. Gary Paul Shappard, age 61, of Metropolis, IL, passed away on Friday, November 16, 2018 at the Metropolis Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Metropolis. Funeral services will be held at 2 pm on Sunday, November 18, 2018 at the Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home with Pastor Tom Emmerson officiating. Burial will follow in Pell Cemetery in Brookport, IL. Gary was a 1976 Massac High School graduate, a US Army Veteran and retired from EEI. Gary is survived by hi…

  • Burbank,  Orland Park

    Janet L. Mally

    Janet L. Mally December 29, 1944 – November 15, 2018 Janet L. Mally (nee Wentzel) Age 74 Beloved wife of the late Harold Mally (Ret. CPD) Devoted mother Roseanne Mally, … View Details

  • Calumet City

    Angel Flores

    Angel Flores Funeral services will be Tuesday, November 20, 2018 directly at St. Victor Catholic Church: 553 Hirsch Avenue, Calumet City, IL 60409 with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. followed by Interment Services at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery. Family and friends are invited to gather for a visitation Monday from 3-8 p.m. at Castle Hill Funeral Home: 248 155th Place, Calumet City, IL and Tuesday from 9:00 until time of Mass directly at the church.   Funeral services will…

  • Calumet City

    John J. Niemiec “Jack”

    John J. Niemiec “Jack” John J. Niemiec “Jack”, age 76, of Calumet City, IL passed away November 14, 2018. He is survived by his beloved wife of 50 years Paula (nee Blastick); cherished daughter Amanda (Greg) Holl; adored grandson Johnny; dear sister Diane (Steve) Doloszycki; and was preceded in death by his brothers Mark and Matthew. Funeral Services Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 9:45 a.m. from Castle Hill Funeral Home: 248 155th Place, Calumet City, IL 60409 to St. Victor Church …

  • Bloomington

    Gary Dean Shankel

    Gary Dean Shankel November 13, 1955 – November 15, 2018 Gary Dean Shankel, 63 of Heyworth, passed away on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at his home. Gary’s service will be he… View Details

  • Quincy

    Robert T. Surface

    Robert T. Surface, age 82, of Payson, died on November 16, 2018 in Blessing Hospital. Arrangements are pending. The post Robert T. Surface appeared first on Hansen-Spear Funeral Home – Quincy, Illinois.

  • Downers Grove,  Hinsdale

    William Emmett Powers

    William Emmett Powers October 18, 1929 – November 15, 2018 William Emmett Powers, Jr. age 89; beloved husband of the late Kathleen H. Powers, nee Cahill; loving father of William … View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Neoga


    GABRIEL EUGENE WAYNE GESSFORD November 15, 2018 – November 15, 2018 GABRIEL EUGENE WAYNE GESSFORD Infant son of Abriana and Kaitlyn (Baker) Gessford of Decatur, IL, passed away at 9:29 … View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Taylorville

    Sonja (Romeo) Jeffrey

      Sonja (Romeo) Jeffrey, 79, of Vero Beach, FL, formerly of Taylorville, IL, passed away at 10:06 p.m. on Monday, November 12, 2018 at her residence. Sonja was born May 18, 1939 in Du Quoin, IL, the daughter of Nicklas and Maxine D. (Smith) Romeo.  She graduated from Taylorville High School, and then married Charles Harmon Rodden, and he preceded her in death.  Sonja was a homemaker, raising her three sons.  She was also preceded in death by her parents; and sons, Doug and Barry Rodden. Sonja is survived by her son, John Rodden of Taylorville, IL; several grandchildren; sisters, Nancy (husband, Kevin) Noren of Taylorville, IL, and Jane Romeo…

  • Belleville

    Clarence “Al” Ives

    Veteran Clarence “Al” Ives November 18, 2018 Clarence “Al” Ives, 80, of Fairview Heights, Illinois, born Sunday, July 31, 1938, in Spokane, WA, passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018 at Jefferson Barracks Hospital in St. Louis, MO. Clarence served in the United States Air Force for 23 years a… View More

  • Newark,  Oswego,  Sheridan

    Jennifer Lynn Elliott

    Jennifer Lynn Elliott March 14, 1971 – November 18, 2018 Jennifer Lynn Elliott, age 47 of Oswego, IL, peacefully passed away on Sunday, November 18, 2018. She was born March 14,… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Decatur

    McNeese, Gerald Dean

    SHELBYVILLE — Gerald Dean “Moose” McNeese, 72, of Shelbyville, Illinois, passed away at 4:48 p.m. Friday, November 16, 2018 in Decatur Memorial Hospital, Decatur, IL.

  • Decatur

    Gessford, Gabriel E. W.

    DECATUR — Infant son of Abriana and Kaitlyn (Baker) Gessford of Decatur, IL, passed away at 9:29 P.M., Thursday, November 15, 2018 in the HSHS St. John’s Hospital of Springfield, IL.

  • Decatur

    Crouch, Virginia R.

    MAROA — Mrs. Virginia R. Crouch, age 94, of Maroa, widow of Dr. Rolla M. Crouch (Bob), who preceded her in death in 1988, passed away on November 12, 2018 at Hickory Point Christian Village in Forsyth, Illinois. She was…

  • Decatur

    Sunderland, James T.

    SPRINGFIELD — James T. “Ted” Sunderland, 73, of Springfield, died at 4:10 p.m., Monday, November 12, 2018 at Memorial Medical Center. He was born on August 16, 1945 to Edgar and Carol Gee Sunderland.

  • Chicago,  Glenview,  Palatine

    Christina Maddalozzo

    Cristina Maddalozzo, nee Paoli; Beloved wife of the late Raymond J.; Cherished daughter of the late Nicolino & Londina, nee Scatena, Paoli; Loving mother of Dr. John (Dr. Karen), Dr. Donna (Dr. Angelo) Maltezos and Dr. Richard (Rebecca) Maddalozzo; Cherished grandmother of Daniel, Caroline, Jack, Mark and Geoffrey; Caring sister of the late Loretta (the late Ronald) Willford; Proud aunt of Linda (Robert) Wooster and Mark (Shannon) Willford; Dear great aunt of John, Christopher, Shawn and Lucca; Fond cousin of many; In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in memory of Cristina Maddalozzo to the Pivoto Fund at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, 225 East…

  • Peoria

    Arthur W. Jenkins, Sr.

    Arthur W. Jenkins, Sr. March 2, 1928 – November 15, 2018 Peoria – Arthur William Jenkins, Sr., 90, of Peoria passed away at 10:42 PM, Thursday, November 15, 2018 at Unity Point … View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Springfield

    James T. “Ted” Sunderland

    James T. “Ted” Sunderland, 73, of Springfield, died at 4:10 p.m., Monday, November 12, 2018 at Memorial Medical Center. He was born on August 16, 1945 to Edgar and Carol Gee Sunderland. Survivors include the mother of his children, Pamela Sunderland of Springfield; two sons, James William “Bill” (Tammy) Sunderland of Colorado Springs, CO, and Brian (Sumer) of Assumption; two daughters, Briana and Octavia Sunderland, both of Springfield; five grandchildren, Nathan, Micah, Ethan, and Lea Sunderland, and Kai Crumb-Long; three sisters, Julie (Wayne) Peterson of Hyrum, UT, Mary Worton and Jan Hoge, both of TX; one brother-in-law, Charlie Bozeman and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Preceding Ted in death are…