• DePue

    Sister Rosemary Becker

    Sister Rosemary Becker ROCK ISLAND — Sister Rosemary Becker, O.S.B., 89, of St. Mary Monastery, Rock Island, passed away Saturday, March 2, 2019, at St. Mary Monas… March 8, 2019

  • DePue

    Rosemary Duffy

    Rosemary Duffy PRINCETON — Rosemary (Kemper) Duffy, 80, of Princeton, formerly of Ohio, Ill., died Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at her home surrounded by her … March 8, 2019

  • DePue

    Raymond Umphress

    Raymond Umphress PRINCETON — Raymond C. Umphress, 70, of rural Princeton passed away Thursday, March 7, 2019, in his home, following a battle with lung cance… March 8, 2019

  • DePue

    James Willhite

    James Willhite OSWEGO — James “Big Jim” Willhite, 87, of Oswego passed away Monday, March 4, 2019, at his home.Visi… March 8, 2019

  • Glen Carbon,  Granite City

    Elvis L. Byrd

    Elvis L. Byrd, 89, of Fairview Heights, Illinois passed away on Monday, March 4, 2019 in Maryville. Elvis was born April 9, 1929 in Indian Mound, Tennessee, the son of John and Minerva Byrd; they …

  • Glen Carbon,  Granite City

    Gale E. Cuvar

    Gale E. Cuvar, 84, of Granite City, Illinois passed away at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, March 4, 2019 at Anderson Hospital in Maryville. He was born May 24, 1934 in Granite City, a son of the late John …

  • Quincy

    Gary Hankins

    March 8th, 2019 Gary Hankins Gary W. Hankins, age 52, of 1038 South 12th, died on Friday, March 8, 2019 in the home of his daught… View Obituary

  • Sterling

    Danny Lee Kindle

    STERLING – Danny Lee Kindle, 80, of Sterling, Illinois, passed away March 2, 2019, in Apache Junction, Arizona, from complications of a stro…

  • Chicago,  Glenview,  Palatine

    Mark A. Ziocchi

    Mark Angelo Ziocchi, loving father of Jeremy (Paula) Peterson; cherished grandfather of Audrey Anne. Dearest son of Priscilla (Bill) Schwoerer and the late Angelo Ziocchi. Loving brother of DeAnna (Mark) Lood. Fond uncle of Melissa (Andrew) Klein and Anna Lood. Mark was born August 24, 1961 and passed away March 7, 2019. In lieu of flowers donations to the American Cancer Society, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60601 would be appreciated. Memorial visitation will be held on Sunday, March 10, 2019 from 1:00-5:00pm at Smith-Corcoran Funeral Home, 185 E. Northwest Hwy., Palatine, IL. For information, 847-359-8020 or visit Mark’s memorial at www.smithcorcoran.com The post Mark A. Ziocchi appeared first…

  • Chicago,  Glenview,  Palatine

    Michael J. Moncek

    Michael J. Moncek, 53, of North Barrington, IL passed away unexpectedly on February 23, 2019. He was born on June 27th, 1965 in Des Plaines, IL. Beloved husband of Mary Ann, nee Duppler. Proud father of Michael, Jaclyn, Brittany and Tyler. Loving brother of Carol (Kevin) Thompson, Linda (David) Steffens, Pamela (Jeff) Sorensen and Julie (David) Boesen. Dear uncle, cousin, nephew and brother-in-law to many. Preceded in death by his parents George and Rosemary Moncek and his brother George. Mike was a successful business owner, but he counted his family and friends as his greatest treasures. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Michael’s name to the…

  • Macomb

    Marilyn A. Snowden

    Marilyn A. Snowden, 90, passed away on March 3, 2019 at Hollybrook Reflections Memory Care Center in Pekin IL.Born November 15, 1928 in Industry to Luther and Lillian Funk Boulware Fowler, she married Harry A. Snowden on July 16, 1949 in Macomb, IL. He preceded her in death on July 4, 2002.Surviving are her daughters Debra (Harold) Steele of Glasford and Diane (Scott) Bagley of Adair, four grandchildren Cassandra (Casey) Jaynes of Meadville, MO, Matthew Steele of Glasford, Justin […]

  • Macomb

    Marilyn Royer

    Marilyn Royer, age 75, of Mena, Arkansas died Friday, March 1, 2019 at the Village Springs Health and Rehabilitation Center in Hot Springs, Arkansas. She was born on Saturday, September 18, 1943 to Eldon and Emmeline Ellis Royer in Macomb, Illinois.Marilyn was raised in the Methodist faith and loved her family with all her heart. She worked as a computer analyst at NTN Bower Corporation for thirty- five years before retiring. Marilyn was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles and […]

  • Macomb

    Naomi A. Rouse

    Naomi A. Rouse, 73, of Good Hope, Illinois, passed away at 11:29 Am Friday March 1, 2019 at the OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home in Peoria, Illinois.She was born Jan. 9, 1946 in Macomb, Illinois to Robert and Eleanor Mesick Avery; she married Ron Rouse on Sept. 15, 1962. He survives.Also surviving are her children, Todd (Denita) Rouse of Adair, Illinois Randi (Steve) Rouse of Macomb, Illinois; 5 grandchildren, Tegan, Brylee, Jake, Brandi and Jessica; 5 great-grandchildren; a […]

  • Macomb

    Donna Sue Pershing

    Donna Sue Pershing, age 71, of Macomb, passed away at 1:35 a.m. on Sunday, March, 3, 2019 at Heartland Health Care in Macomb.Donna Sue Middendorf-Pershing was born to Dorothy Marguerite Wilhelm-Middendorf and James Robert Middendorf on Jan 29th, 1948 in Quincy, Illinois. She married Francis Carl Pershing on April 4, 1972.Donna is survived by her ex-husband F. Carl Pershing who has been her loving spouse and care-giver for many years, one son, Carl Michael (Lisa) Pershing of […]

  • Macomb

    Sammy Lorraine (Wallace) Blender

    Sammy Lorraine (Wallace) Blender, 83, of Raritan, Illinois, passed away Friday, March 1, 2019 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Illinois. She was born September 5, 1935 in Raritan, the daughter of Leo and Martha (Walker) Wallace. On June 20, 1954, she married James Blender in the Raritan Baptist Church.Visitation will be from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. Monday at Banks & Beals Funeral Home in Stronghurst. The funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday March 5, 2019 in the […]

  • Springfield

    Donna R. Rhodes

    Donna R. Rhodes, 78 of Springfield, died at 10:43 pm, Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at Heritage Health. She was born August 19, 1940 in Springfield to Harry E. and Freda Pearl (McKee) Roberts. She married Gary Lee Rigney in 1959 and he preceded her in death in November 1993. She married Earl J. “Dude” Rhodes on June 24, 1994 and he survives. Also surviving are one son, Gary “Mike” (Kim) Rigney of Springfield; two stepsons, Kevin W. (Mary) Rhodes of Hattiesburg, MS and Stephen J. (Tana) Rhodes of Quincy; five grandchildren; ten great- grandchildren and two nieces. She was preceded in death by her parents; first husband and one brother,…

  • Macomb

    Carol Elizabeth Beckerdite

    Carol Elizabeth Beckerdite, age 78 of Colchester, passed away Saturday, March 2, 2019, at the Elms Nursing Home in Macomb.  She was born March 26, 1940, in Macomb, to Charles F. and Helen Louise Carter Hoelscher.  Carol was united in marriage in Augusta, Illinois, on August 16, 1959, to Chester “Kay” Beckerdite.Surviving to mourn her passing are her husband of 59 years, Kay Beckerdite, 2 Daughters: Debra (Dana) Bainter, Colchester, Susan Silva, Colchester, 6 Grandchildren: […]