• Decatur

    Robert Leffler

    Robert Leffler Birth Date: June 30, 1953 Death Date: March 9, 2019 Robert Leffler, 65, of Decatur, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2019 in his home with his loving family at his side. Arrangements are incomplete with Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home. Full Details >> Send Flowers

  • Decatur

    Peggy Ann Delossantos

    Peggy Ann Delossantos Birth Date: March 29, 1961 Death Date: March 9, 2019 Peggy Ann Delossantos, 57, of Decatur, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2019 in Decatur Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete with Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home. Full Details >> Send Flowers

  • Glen Carbon,  Granite City

    Max Dan Sullivan

    Max Dan Sullivan, 84 of Glen Carbon passed away on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at Anderson Hospital. Max was born in 1934 in Murphysboro, IL; the son of the late Charles Lewis and Lula Clark Sullivan …

  • Glen Carbon,  Granite City

    Pearl Wright

    Pearl Wright, age 91, of Carlsbad, CA, formerly of Granite City, IL, passed away on Sunday, February 3, 2019 in Carlsbad, CA. Pearl was born on December 29, 1927 in Granite City, IL, a daughter of …  

  • Lake Zurich,  Palatine

    Jeannette L. Vollman Horner10/19/26 – 2/7/19

    The Visitation for Jeannette Lally Vollman Horner, 92, of Buffalo Grove, will be held Friday, March 22, 2019 from 3:00p.m. until 8:00p.m. at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, 201 N. Northwest Highway, Palatine. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, March 23, 2019, 11:00a.m. at St. Philip’s Episcopal Church, 342 E. Wood Street, Palatine, followed by a reception at the church. The Interment will be held at a later date. Mrs. Horner was born on October 19, 1926 in Chicago and graduated from Carl Schurz High School. She resided in Round Lake Beach, Illinois for 66 years. Jeannette was married to H. Eugene Horner, OD. for 70 ½ years. Jeannette…

  • Mount Prospect

    Edward Devaney

    Visitation Tuesday 3:00 – 8:00 P.M. at Friedrichs Funeral Home Visitation will continue Wednesday from 9:00 until Mass 10:00 A.M. At St. Raymond de Penafort Church Interment All Saints Cemetery In lieu of flowers memorials to the Robert J. Loftus Endowment and Scholarship Fund

  • Mount Prospect

    Kevin Morinec

    Visitation Monday 4:00 – 8:00 P.M. at Friedrichs Funeral Home Visitation Tuesday 9:00 A.M. until time of Funeral Mass 10:00 A.M. At St. Raymond de Penafort Church Interment Resurrection Cemetery

  • Kewanee

    Joseph E. Koning

    OREGON – Joseph E. Koning, 59, long time Oregon resident ,  died Thursday, March 7, 2019 in his home. Born June 8, 1959 in Elgin, the son of Willard and Mildred (Longanecker) Koning. Married to Cheryl Sargent October 8, 1983 in West Chicago; she died November 4, 2014. Joseph was a 1977 graduate of Anawan High School and was employed as an engineer prior to retirement. He attended Oregon Church of God. Survived by his son, Shan (Shannon) Koning of Brooklyn Park, MN; daughter, Kylee (Ben) […]

  • Elmhurst

    Alan D. Schneegas

    Alan D. Schneegas, age 93, longtime resident of Elmhurst; Navy Submarine Veteran of WWII; 4th degree lifetime member of the Knights of Columbus, devoted longtime Scoutmaster with Boy Scouts of America; beloved husband of the late Loretta, nee Sullivan; loving father of David, CAPT, USN (Ret.), (Eileen), Peter, William (Jeorjette), Suzanne (Patrick) Mahoney, Margaret “Peggy”, Anne Marie (Brian) Norton, Steven, Jennifer Zamarripa and the late John (Lynne) and the late Joseph; proud grandfather of 13; Visitation Tuesday, 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Wednesday, 9:15 a.m. until time of funeral 10:15 a.m. at Gibbons Funeral Home, 134 South York Road, (½ mile North of Saint Charles Road), Elmhurst. Mass of…

  • Carlinville

    Patricia L. Luttman

    Patricia Lynn Luttman, 72, of Benld passed away at 9:42 p.m., Saturday, March 2, 2019, at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield. She was born Jan. 29, 1947, in St. Louis, Mo., to Harold Eugene Whittaker and Kathryn Imogene (Harold) Swyers. She married Clay Luttman; he survives. Mrs. Luttman was a waitress. In addition to her husband, surviving are her children, Kathryn Sias of Clearwater, Fla., Debrah (Donald) Vollmer of Bushnell, Fla., Pamela (Ronnie) White of Litchfield, Julia Schicker of Girard, Bonnie K. Luttman of Staunton and Tricia (Lance) Cooper of Benld; 18 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and siblings, Diana (Vernie) Jackson of Sorento, Dwayne Tilley of El Paso, Texas, Jimmy (Lulu)…

  • Carlinville

    Cathy J. Raab

    Cathy J. Raab, 70, of Carlinville passed away Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, at Carlinville Area Hospital, surrounded by loved ones. She was born March 9, 1948, in Carrollton, a daughter of Robert and Rosemary Alberico. She married Lloyd Raab on April 26, 1969, in Effingham; he survives. Mrs. Raab graduated from Carlinville High School in 1966. Later, she earned her licensed practical nurse license in 1976 from Capitol Area in Springfield and her registered nurse’s license in 1979 from Lewis and Clark Community College. During her nursing career, she worked at St. Francis Hospital and Home Health in Litchfield and Macoupin County Public Health in Carlinville. She enjoyed spending time…

  • Carlinville

    Linda E. Frizzo

    Linda E. Frizzo, 68, of Gillespie passed away Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, at her residence. She was born Sept. 23, 1950, in Litchfield to Arthur and Agnes (Grejtak) Chapman. She married Dannie J. Frizzo on Oct. 14, 1972, in Mt. Olive; he survives. Mrs. Frizzo was a homemaker and a member of the Ss. Simon and Jude Church and Altar Society. She was named the Woman of Distinction in 2018 and was also a member of the Catholic Ladies Slovak Society. In addition to her husband, surviving are her mother, Agnes Chapman of Mt. Olive; children, Clarissa (Greg) Bertolino of Benld, Jesse (Stefanie) Frizzo of Gillespie and Alex (Stephanie) Frizzo…

  • Carlinville

    Bonnie L. Hicks

    Bonnie Lee Hicks, 85, of Carlinville passed away Friday, March 1, 2019, at Heritage Health Care in Carlinville. Bonnie was born Aug. 7, 1933, in DuQuoin, a daughter of Tony and Opal Crow Franklin. Bonnie attended school in Vergennes and later married Glen E. Hicks on Oct. 4, 1952. He preceded her in death on Jan. 12, 2006. Bonnie owned and operated Hicks Grocery Store in Chesterfield. She collected bric-a-brac and signs with cute sayings and quotes. She loved being surrounded by her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.. Bonnie was preceded in death by her father, Tony Franklin; mother, Opal Franklin; husband, Glen E. Hicks; sister, Betty Hartline; brother, Dale Franklin; niece,…

  • Carlinville

    George M. Boggs

    George M. Boggs, 58, of Roxana passed away Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, in St. Louis County, Mo. He was born April 11, 1960, in Springfield to John and Mable (Smith) Boggs. He married Cindy Goth; she survives. Mr. Boggs was a police officer with 30 years of police training. He was assistant chief of police in Divernon, chief of police in Bunker Hill and worked for 20 years with the St. Louis City Police; he was a field training officer and a member of the Police Officers Union. He collected guns and GI Joes, made jewelry, and had an interest in history, especially World War II. In addition to his…

  • Carlinville

    Dorothy V. Johnson

    Dorothy Victoria (Lange) Johnson, 95, of Nokomis passed away at 1:25 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, at Tremont Ridge in Hillsboro. She was born Nov. 28, 1923, in Carlinville to Otto and Nellie (Wiese) Lange. She married Orville Johnson on June 15, 1947; he survives. Mrs. Johnson was raised on a farm near Carlinville and graduated from Carlinville High School. She worked at Farmer’s Merchant Bank, Prairie Farms Creamery and Production Credit Association in Hillsboro and was a homemaker and farm wife in rural Nokomis. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Nokomis, Trinity Lutheran couples Club and Pork Producers. In addition to her husband, surviving are her…

  • Carlinville

    Billy J. Bates

    Billy Jo “Snowball” Bates, 43, of Birmingham, Ala., formerly of Carlinville, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, at his residence. He was the son of Gary Wayne Bates and Mary Anita Tinder. Mr. Bates graduated from Carlinville High School in 1994 with a large circle of friends who were by his side through his many interests and businesses; he excelled in 4-H woodworking and was National FFA Wildlife winner. He was a member of one of the most winning Carlinville football teams and an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed fishing and hunting; nature and his family were his first loves. His 25-year career in the concrete business began at an early…

  • Carlinville

    Agnes W. Ballantyne

    Agnes W. Ballantyne, 94, of Gillespie passed away at 9:19 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, in Lewisville, Texas. She was born Aug 27, 1924, in Saltcoats, Scotland, to the late Francie and Susan Conn. She immigrated to America in 1948 and married Bill Ballantyne in 1950; he preceded her in death in 2009. Surviving are a son, Bill (Lynn) Ballantyne of O’Fallon, Mo.; a daughter, Susan (Larry) Syfert of Lewisville, Texas; grandsons, David (Erica) Ballantyne, Alex (fiancée Shelby Arnold) Syfert, and Jonathan (Megan) Syfert; granddaughter, Lauren (Matthew) Dugan; three great-grandchildren, Jacob Ballantyne, Claire Agnes Ballantyne and Samuel Dugan; a brother, David Conn of Kilwinning, Scotland; and nieces, nephews and extended…

  • Carlinville

    Pauline M. Baker

    Pauline M. Baker, 89, of Shipman passed away at 6:36 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, at Rosewood Care Center in Alton. She was born Aug. 5, 1929, in Bunker Hill to David and Edna (Miller) Chadwick. She married Guy Eldon Baker on May 27, 1947, in Bunker Hill; he preceded her in death on Sept. 3, 2016. Mrs. Baker, a homemaker, graduated from Bunker Hill High School. She enjoyed cooking, sewing, gardening, painting and spending time with her grandchildren. Surviving are her children, Tim Baker of West Lafayette, Ind.,and  Bart (Annette) Baker of Shipman; son-in-law, Frank Oertel of Brighton; grandchildren, Jason (Tammy) Oertel, Jenny (Mike) Gargac, Brent Baker, Tim (Laurie)…

  • North Riverside

    John Monczynski of Cicero, IL

    John James Monczynski, age 70 of Cicero, formerly of Stickney. U.S. Army Veteran 1966-1970.  Beloved husband of the late Barbara nee Gral, loving father of Nicole (Richard) Krueger, Nathan (Samantha) Monczynski and the late Matthew Monczynski, cherished grandfather of Ashley, Richie, Will and Ty, dear brother of Alice (late Jerry), Gregory (Mary Ellen), James (Carmella), Michael (Barbara) and the late Marcia (Ervin) and late Joseph. Memorial Mass Friday, March 22, 10:30 am at  St. Pius X Church, Corner of 43rd Street and Oak Park Avenue, Stickney. Inurnment of Cremains with Military Honors to follow the memorial mass at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery 20953 W. Hoff Road, Elwood, IL 60421.  …

  • Decatur

    Steven Leonard Long

    DECATUR — Steven Leonard Long, 57, died peacefully on Saturday, March 2, 2019, from complications following a stroke, at Melech Hospice House in Temple Terrace, FL, with family and friends by his side.