• Glen Carbon,  Granite City

    Bill Albers

    William H. “Bill” Albers, 90, of Granite City, Illinois passed away at 8:54 p.m. on Monday, February 25, 2019 at his home. He was born June 9, 1928 in Granite City, a son of the late William … View Original Notice → {{post_title}}

  • Mount Prospect

    Jill E. Morgenthaler

    Jill E. Morgenthaler age 64 of Mt. Prospect. Beloved wife of Kerry Chambers; loving mother of Neal Warren Chambers and Jamie Joyce Chambers; fond sister of Terry Morgenthaler (Patrick Kerins), Jeffrey (Donna) Morgenthaler and Sharon Morgenthaler; dear aunt of many nieces and nephews. Colonel (Ret.) with 30 years military service in the U. S. Army. […]

  • Quincy

    Leon J. Wiley

    Leon J. Wiley, age 84, of Fowler, died Friday, March 1, 2019, at 8:05 a.m. in Good Samaritan Home. www.hansenspear.com Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors are in charge of the arrangements. The post Leon J. Wiley appeared first on Hansen-Spear Funeral Home – Quincy, Illinois.

  • Aledo,  Alpha,  Woodhull

    Leonard Williams

    Leonard Williams Aledo, IL Leonard G. Williams, 84 of Aledo, IL died Thursday, February 28, 2019 at Genesis Senior Living in Aledo. Services are 11:30 a.m. Monday March 4, 2019 at Fippinger Funeral Home in Aledo. Burial is in the Aledo Cemetery where graveside military services will be conducted. Visitation is from 10:00 a.m. until the time of services at Fippinger’s where memorials may be left to the First Baptist Church Youth Ministry Program or The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s…

  • Algonquin

    Mary Jackowski

    Mary Jackowski Mary B. Jackowski (Whitfield) age 76, of Algonquin passed away at her home on February 28, 2019. She was born in Chcago, Illinois on April 5, 1942 to Stewart and Susan Whitfield. A complete obituary for Mary is pending at this time. Friends are invited to meet with her family for a visitation on Sunday, March 3, 2019 from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Willow Funeral Home & Cremation Care 1415 W. Algonquin Rd. (one mile east of Randall Rd.) Algonquin/Lake in the Hills. Visitation co…

  • Annawan,  Cambridge,  Galva,  Geneseo,  Sheffield

    Jack Carey

    Jack Carey Cambridge Jack D. Carey, 75, of Cambridge, died Friday, March 1, 2019, at his home.  Cremation has been accorded and a memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 9th, at the Stackhouse-Moore Funeral & Cremation Services, 225 E. Park St, Geneseo.  Visitation will be from 12 to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Geneseo funeral home.  Memorials may be made to the Jack Carey Memorial Fund.   Jackie Duane Carey was born July 10, 1943 in Edgington Township, t…

  • Atkinson,  Geneseo

    Terry Henson

    Terry Henson Geneseo Terry L. Henson   Terry L. Henson, 80, of Geneseo, passed away on Thursday, February 28, 2019, at Illini Restorative Care, in Silvis, IL.  Memorial mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, March 4, 2019, at St. Malachy Catholic Church, Geneseo, IL.  Father Michael Pakula will celebrate.  Inurnment will follow at Oakwood Cemetery in Geneseo where military honors will be accorded by the Don Cherry VFW Post #5083.  Visitation will be held Monday, M…

  • Atkinson,  Geneseo

    Fred DeSplinter

    Fred DeSplinter Geneseo Fred L. DeSplinter   Fred L. DeSplinter, 73, of Cambridge, IL, passed away suddenly Thursday, February 28, 2019, at the Hammond Henry Hospital emergency room.  Funeral mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at St. John Vianney Catholic Church, Cambridge, IL.  Rev. John Burns will celebrate. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Monday, March 4, 2019 from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Vandemore Funeral Homes &…

  • Barrington,  Crystal Lake,  Lake Zurich

    Karen Windeguth

    Karen Windeguth Davenport Crystal Lake Karen L. Windeguth, born May 21, 1944 in La Grange, IL; passed away in Crystal Lake, IL on February 28, 2019. Karen graduated McMurray College in Jacksonville, IL as a member of Alpha Xi Delta sorority. Karen spent her career as a third grade teacher in Addison, IL and later became a high school aide at Woodstock High School. She enjoyed reading and recognized the importance of education. Karen is survived by her daughter, Janet Windeguth; her brother, R…

  • Brookport,  Metropolis

    Stanley Johnson

    View Stanley Johnson Stanley Eugene Johnson, age 89 of Joppa, Illinois passed away on February 28, 2019 at the Continue Care Hospital in Paducah, KY.  Stanley was born February 12,1930 to Clay and Truda Modglin Johnson. Memorial services will be conducted on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 6 p.m. at the Aikins-Famer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home with Ambus Bradley Jr. officiating. Stanley is survived by his wife of 35 years, Debbie Johnson; sons, Charles Johnson and wife Linda, and Eric Cockrel;… View Original Notice → {{post_title}}

  • Brookport,  Metropolis

    Norma Krahn

    View Norma Krahn Norma Jean Krahn, age 92 of Metropolis, Illinois passed away at 8:47 pm on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at Metropolis Rehabilitation and Health Care Center. Memorial services will be held at 11 am on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home with Rev. Keith Tilford officiating. Burial will follow in the Mound City National Cemetery at 1 pm. Jean was a member of First Christian Church in Metropolis, an avid bowler until the age of 88, and was an Arm… View Original Notice → {{post_title}}

  • Carmi,  Norris City

    Ronnie Shepard

    Ronnie Shepard     Ronnie K. “Pete” Shepard, 52, of Carmi, passed away at 6:33 a.m., Friday, March 1, 2019 at his residence. He was born in Carmi, IL, on June 21, 1966 the son of Roy Lee and Thelma Pauline (Yates) Shepard. Ronnie married Janice Knight on September 29, 2018. Ronnie graduated from Carmi High School in 1983. He worked as a warehouse manager at Carmi Lumber Company for over 35 years. Ronnie enjoyed woodworking and loved Monday night family suppers.   &nbs… View Original Notice → {{post_title}}

  • East Peoria,  Washington

    Tom Coovert

    View Tom Coovert Thomas D. “Tom” Coovert, 68, of Washington passed away at 1:39pm Thursday, February 28, 2019 at UnityPoint Health- Methodist in Peoria. Tom was born April 26, 1950 in Shelby, OH to David and Mae Reber Coovert. He married Deon Stamm on June 14, 1969 at St. Patrick Church in Washington; she preceded him in death on July 5, 2015. Surviving is one son, Anthony (Ann) Coovert of East Peoria; grandchildren, Jacob, Brogan, Corbin, Nate, and Skyllar; his mother, Mae Coovert of…… View Original Notice → {{post_title}}

  • Galva,  Kewanee,  Williamsfield

    Micah Burhans VanStaden

    Micah Burhans VanStaden KEWANEE- Micah J.E. Burhans VanStaden, 12 day old son of Josina VanStaden and Michael Burhans died at 3:05 a.m. Thursday, February 28, 2019 in the emergency room at OSF St. Luke Medical Center in Kewanee. Private funeral services will be at Rux Funeral Home, Kewanee with Jason Garcia officiating. Burial will be at Pleasant View Cemetery.  Memorials may be directed to the family for a memorial to be established. Micah was born February 16, 2019 in Galesburg. He is … View Original Notice → {{post_title}}

  • La Salle,  Ladd,  Tonica,  Wenona

    Robert Walsh

    Robert Walsh Robert “Bob” E. Walsh, 80, of Ladd, passed away February 25, 2019, at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, March 5 at Holy Trinity Church, Cherry, with Rev. Ronald Margherio, OSB officiating.  Visitation will be in the Hurst Funeral Home in Ladd on Tuesday from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM.  Cremation rights have been accorded. Bob was born February 15, 1939 in St. Mary Hospital in… Ro… View Original Notice → {{post_title}}

  • La Salle,  Ladd,  Tonica,  Wenona

    Dennis Donarski

    Dennis Donarski Dennis “Denny” P. Donarski, 74, of Lostant, passed away at home surrounded by his family on February 28, 2019. Funeral services and burial will be private with Rev. Susan Barr officiating.  The Hurst Funeral Home in Tonica is assisting his family. Denny was born in La Salle on September 16, 1944 to Stanley and Marjorie (Dimmick) Donarski.  He married Cheryl L. Decker on July 3, 1965.  He then married Cheryl A. Henson on September 20,… Dennis “De… View Original Notice → {{post_title}}

  • Litchfield

    Cimarron Gutierrez

    Cimarron Gutierrez Hillsboro, formerly of Litchfield Cimarron Levi Gutierrez, 21, of Hillsboro, formerly of Litchfield, passed away Wed., Feb. 27, 2019 at 4:35 p.m. near Greenville. He was born on Mar. 31, 1997, a son of William Robert Gutierrez and Tamra Denise Hankins.  He graduated from Litchfield High School with the Class of 2015.  Cimarron was previously employed by Rehkemper & Sons Truss Company in St. Rose and was currently self-employed as an iron worker.  He enjoy… View Original Notice → {{post_title}}

  • Milan,  Rock Island

    Irene Tollanaer

    Irene Tollanaer Irene M. Tollenaer, 91, of Milan, passed away Thursday February 28, 2019 at Avonlea Cottage, Milan. Services will be 11 am, Tuesday at Wheelan Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory, Milan. Visitation will be from 9 am until the time of the service at the funeral home. Entombment will follow in Rock Island Memorial Park Mausoleum. Memorials may be left to Avonlea Cottage, Milan or the Alzheimer’s Association. Irene was born on June 7, 1927 in Rock Island, the daughter of Earl and … View Original Notice → {{post_title}}

  • Moline

    Jason Lenger

    Jason Lenger Milan Jason Walter Lenger, 46, of Milan, passed away at his home on February 23, 2019.  Cremation rites will be accorded.  Esterdahl Mortuary & Crematory, Ltd., is assisting the family. Jason was born on April 13, 1972, in Muscatine, Iowa, the son of Larry and Audrey Kerr Lenger. Jason graduated in 1990 from Millbrook High School in Raleigh, North Carolina.  Upon returning to the Quad Cities, he followed his love of the stock market as an independent options tr… View Original Notice → {{post_title}}

  • Mount Vernon

    Jo Ann Skwira

    Jo Ann Skwira Jo Ann Skwira, 68, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 3:00 P.M. February 28, 2019 at her residence in Mount Vernon, Illinois. She was born April 19, 1950 in Perth Amboy, New Jersey to the late John Skwira and Blanche Dodge.   Jo Ann is survived by her daughter, Christine Roston and husband, Willie of Mount Laurel, New Jersey; grandchildren, Caitlin Ditski of Mount Vernon, Illinois, Joshua Ditski and wife, Deanna of Levittown, Pennsylvania, Dakota Ditski of Mount Laure… View Original Notice → {{post_title}}

  • Park Ridge

    Joseph Reuter

    Joseph Reuter Joseph T. Reuter. Beloved son of the late August Joseph and Fearn G. nee Lemming. Loving brother of Margaret Reuter, Christine (James) Farrell and Virginia Reuter. Dear uncle of Nellie O’Malley, Colleen McHugh and great-uncle of Hazel, Aurelia, Finnegan and Declan. Joseph was a retired employee of Northwest Airline, Fourth Degree-Knights of Columbus, member of IRM, Illinois Railway Museum and  CERA, Central Electric Railfans Assocation.  Friends and family to meet… View Original Notice → {{post_title}}

  • Skokie

    Rauch, Richard

    Rauch, Richard March 4, 1929 – December 1, 2018 Richard Andrew (“Dick”) Rauch of Winnetka, IL, died at the age of 89 on December 1, 2018 at Warren Barr,… View Original Notice → {{post_title}}

  • Streator

    Irene Berg

    Irene Berg Streator, Illinois     Irene M. Berg, 90, of Streator passed away at 11:37 PM Thursday (February 28, 2019) at O.S.F. St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa.   A visitation will be held from 4-6 PM Sunday at the Hagi & Baker Funeral Home.   A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 9:30 AM Monday at St. Michael the Archangel Church.  Monsignor Philip Halfacre will officiate.   Interment will be in St. Anthony’s Cemetery in Streator.  Pallbeare… View Original Notice → {{post_title}}

  • Taylorville

    Julia Kohler

    Julia Kohler Sorento, IL Julia Marie Kohler, 48, of Sorento, IL, passed away unexpectedly at 4:55 p.m. on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at her residence. Julia was born March 13, 1970 in Litchfield, IL, the daughter of Tony Lee and Gloria Lee (Moore) St. Clair.  She attended Gillespie High School, and went on to work as CNA for Heritage Manor in Litchfield, Help at Homes, and most recently her own in-home healthcare business, Kohler’s Angels.  Julia was an avid NASCAR fan, and Carl Edw… View Original Notice → {{post_title}}

  • Woodstock

    Jack Sorensen

    Jack Sorensen Jack W. Sorensen, 85, of Woodstock, passed away Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at Northwestern Hospital Woodstock. He was born in Woodstock on April 5, 1933 to Wagner and Edna (Schwake) Sorensen. He married Betty Koplin on April 27, 1957. Jack was a veteran, serving in the US Army.  He was a loyal employee at the Woodstock Hospital for 37 years. He was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Woodstock. Jack enjoyed fishing, bowling, golf and wood working. He is survived by his wif… View Original Notice → {{post_title}}

  • Chicago,  Glenview,  Palatine

    Virgil Ellis Knowland

    Virgil Ellis Knowland, 77, of Palatine, IL and Nokomis, FL, born March 3, 1941, passed away February 28, 2019 surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of Dorothy, nee Bilik for 56 years. Proud father of Patricia Knowland, Gary (Lori) Knowland, Karen (Matt Golin) Knowland. Loving brother of Marianna (Carl) Woodall and brother-in-law of Gwen Jacobs, Col. Robert (the late Lorri) Bilik, Edward (Mary) Bilik, Stanley (Natalie) Bilik and the late Sharon Bilik. Cherished uncle of many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his infant daughter Pamela.   He was the co-founder of High-Life Products, Inc. and was a former member of the Shriners Big Wheel Unit. In…

  • Sterling

    Bonnie Lee Moreno

    STERLING – Bonnie Lee Moreno, age 72, of Sterling, died Thursday, February 28, 2019, at her home.Bon… View Original Notice → {{post_title}}

  • Sterling

    Avis Ratliff

    FT. WAYNE – Avis Ratliff, died Thursday, February 28, 2019, in Ft. Wayne, IN.Schilling Funeral Home … View Original Notice → {{post_title}}

  • Sterling

    Ann Hyde

    DIXON – Ann Hyde, 61, of Dixon, died Thursday, February 28, 2019, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.Preston-S… View Original Notice → {{post_title}}