• La Salle,  Ladd,  Tonica,  Wenona

    Lorene Kerner

    Lorene Kerner Lorene Kerner, 91, of Streator, formerly of Wenona, died January 13, 2019 in Heritage Health in Streator. Private services will be held in the Hurst Funeral Home in Wenona with the Rev. Peter M Glock officiating. Burial will be in the Cherry Point Cemetery in Wenona. Mrs. Kerner was born in Cheapside, Texas on April 20, 1927 to Adolph and Marie (Weber) Frankenhauser. She married Vernon W. Kerner on July 18, 1949. She helped her husband working on the farm. She enjoyed …

  • Mechanicsburg,  Rochester,  Springfield

    William Harris

    William Harris William “Bill” Edward Harris, 80, of Springfield, passed away on Thursday, January 10, 2019 at Memorial medical Center. Bill was born on October 23, 1938 in Springfield the second son of Frank and Margaret Sullivan Harris.  He married Carolyn Siegmund on October 2, 1971 in Union, MO.  Bill was in private law practice in Sangamon and neighboring counties.  He received his Bachelor’s degree at Washington University, St. Louis, MO and his Doctor of… William “Bill”…

  • Mechanicsburg,  Rochester,  Springfield

    Dean Edwards

    Dean Edwards Dean L. Edwards, 92, of Rochester, passed away on Monday, January 14, 2019 at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield. Dean was born on December 8, 1926, in rural Pawnee, the son of Gussie Earl and Emma Ruth Danks Edwards.  He married Audrey Ellen Beck on December 14, 1947 at New City Methodist Church in New City; she preceded him in death on February 22, 2002. Dean was a lifelong farmer and a member of Rochester United Methodist Church. He was also preceded in death by his wife …

  • Milan,  Rock Island

    Vaniah Harvey

    Vaniah Harvey Vaniah C.N. Harvey, 8 month old infant daughter of Vionca Howard and Martrice Harvey of Rock Island, passed away Thursday January 10, 2019 at O.S.F. St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria. Services will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory, 3030 7th Ave., Rock Island, with visitation one hour prior to services. Burial will be at Pine Hill Cemetery, Davenport. In addition to her mother and father, surviving are her maternal grandparents, Vera Howar…

  • DePue

    Jerry Klingenberg

    Jerry Klingenberg SOUTH HILL, Va. — Jerry Lee Klingenberg, 85, of South Hill, Va., formerly of rural Walnut and Princeton, died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018, in his… 8:32 am

  • Mount Vernon

    Joyce Kramm

    Joyce Kramm Mount Vernon, Illinois Joyce Kramm, 49, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 12:50 A.M. January 14, 2019 at her residence in Mount Vernon, Illinois. She was born January 24, 1969 in Mount Vernon, Illinois to Donald R. and Marilyn (Adams) Sendelbach. She married Doug Kramm on August 2, 1996 and he survives in Mount Vernon. In addition to her husband, Joyce is survived by her mother, Marilyn Sendelbach and companion, Dale Martin, Sr. of Mount Vernon, Illinois; daughter, Ariel Bl…

  • Newark,  Oswego,  Sheridan

    James David “Jim” Hard

    James David “Jim” Hard October 7, 1943 – January 12, 2019 James David “Jim” Hard, age 75, of Aurora, IL, beloved husband, father and grandfather, peacefully passed away on Saturd… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Northlake

    Eugene Sonderegger

    Eugene Sonderegger Sonderegger, Eugene, loving husband of the late Catherine Sonderegger, beloved father of Susan (the late Kenneth) Buckwinkler and the late Bert Sonderegger, cherished grandfather of Kenneth III (Jackie) Buckwinkler, Catherine (Carlos) and Bernadette Sonderegger, dear great grandfather of Daniel Martinez, brother of Curt (Joan) Sonderegger, fond uncle of many nieces and nephews. Visitation: pending Funeral: pending at the Northlake Funeral Home, 140 E. North Ave, Northl…

  • Oak Park

    Elissa Speizman

    Elissa Speizman June 3, 1951 – January 8, 2019 Elissa Speizman, resident of Oak Park, IL; beloved wife of Doug Walder; loving mother of David and Sam Walder; dear sist… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Neoga

    RICHARD PAUL MARTIN, SR.

    RICHARD PAUL MARTIN, SR. December 13, 1944 – January 13, 2019 74, of rural Neoga, Illinois, passed away at 8:11 A.M., Sunday, January 13, 2019, at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center of… View Details  |  Send Flowers

  • Skokie

    Wood, Richard

    Wood, Richard March 24, 1935 – January 10, 2019 Richard L. Wood, 83, of Winnetka. Beloved husband of Sara V. Wood nee Volz; loving father of Bob (Holli)…

  • Skokie

    Argiris, Carole

    Argiris, Carole August 15, 1925 – January 10, 2019 Carole C. Argiris died peacefully in her sleep January 10, 2019 at Glenbrook Hospital. She was predeceased…

  • Sterling

    Erma V. Lawson

    MUNCIE, Ind. – Erma V. (Rutherford) Lawson, 98, formerly of Dixon, Illinois, passed away on January 9, 2019, at Signature Healthcare in Munc…

  • Sterling

    Wayne G. Kersten

    ROCHELLE – Wayne George Kersten, 91, passed on Friday, January 11, 2019, at home. Wayne was born at home in Reynolds Township, Lee County on…

  • Waterloo

    Dorothea Crook

    Dorothea Crook Dorothea Eleanor Crook, nee Wilson, 98, of Waterloo, IL, died January 14, 2019, in Waterloo, IL. She was born July 11, 1920, in College Corner, Ohio. She is survived by her brother Stanley (Fran) Wilson; nieces, nephews, and cousins. She is preceded in death by her husband Joseph Crook; parents Elmer & Goldie (nee Weber) Wilson; brothers & sisters Margaret (Floyd) Epp, Betty (Lyle) Crook, Jean (Earl) Chandler, Jack (Judy) Wilson, & Jim (Pat) Wilson. Dorothea was a m…

  • Waterloo

    Steven Becker

    Steven Becker Steven Paul Becker, 35, of Fults, IL, died January 11, 2019, in Waterloo, IL. He was born July 7, 1983, in Belleville, IL. He is survived by his daughter Makayla Sauer; Makayla’s mother Sabrina Sauer; parents James and Claudine Becker, nee Bruss; grandmother Margaret Bruss; aunts; uncles; nieces; nephews; cousins; & his secondary family Sharon, Jason, David, & Ashley Keney. He is preceded in death by his grandparents Paul & Blanche Becker & Leroy Bruss; & aun…

  • Waukegan

    Laverne Freeman | 01/15/2019

    View The Obituary For Laverne Freeman. Please join us in Loving, Sharing and Memorializing Laverne Freeman on this permanent online memorial presented by Bradshaw & Range Funeral Home PC.