• Chicago

    Ruth Ann Jesse | 06/01/2019

    View The Obituary For Ruth Ann Jesse. Please join us in Loving, Sharing and Memorializing Ruth Ann Jesse on this permanent online memorial presented by Richard J. Modell Funeral Home & Cremation Services.

  • Maryville

    Joyce M. Meissner | 06/01/2019

    View The Obituary For Joyce M. Meissner. Please join us in Loving, Sharing and Memorializing Joyce M. Meissner on this permanent online memorial presented by Barry Wilson Funeral Home & Cremation Services.

  • Lake Zurich,  Palatine

    James A. Hastings9/27/27 – 5/28/19

    Visitation for James A. Hastings, 91, of Palatine, will be held Saturday, June 1, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. until the time of Prayers, 11:00 a.m. at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, Palatine. The Interment will follow at Randhill Park Cemetery, Arlington Heights. James was born September 27, 1927 in Norwood Park and passed away May 28, 2019 in Barrington. He was the beloved husband of Lois L. (Walter) Hastings for 68 years; loving father of Kim (Alyce) Hastings and Kevin (Lynn) Hastings; loving grandfather of Jennifer (Eric), Timothy (Sarah) and Emily; loving great-grandfather of 2; dear son of the late Archie and Marjorie (nee Booth) Hastings. The post James A.…

  • Brookfield

    Michael C. Garvey

    Michael C. Garvey, age 84 of Brookfield, formerly of Tiermaclane Ennis Co Clare, Ireland. Beloved husband of Elizabeth P. Garvey, nee Conmy, fond father of Michael (Barb) Garvey, John “Sean” (Michelle) Garvey and the late Anthony (Sandy) Garvey: grandfather of Kevin, Karen, Jake, Luke, Joey, Brayden and Nicholas Garvey: brother of John Joe Garvey and the late Gerald P. (Frances) Garvey of Ireland; uncle of Geraldine (Patrick) Nolan of Ireland. Visitation Monday June 3, 2019 from 2 P.M. to 8 P.M. and Tuesday June 4, 2019 from 9 A.M. to 9:30 A.M. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, Ltd., 9445 W. 31st Street, Brookfield. Funeral Tuesday 9:30 A.M. to St. Louise de…

  • Mount Vernon

    RICHARDSON, Roberta Apr 7, 1929 – Apr 24, 2019

    Roberta “Bobbie” Richardson, 90, of Roanoke, Va., died April 24, 2019. She was born in Mechanicville, N.Y., on April 7, 1929, and graduated from Mechanicville High School. After graduation, she was employed at General Electric in Schenectady, N.Y. She also served as timpanist with the Schenectady Symphony. She met Frederick Richardson at GE, and they married on October 9, 1948. They went on to live in Pittsfield, Mass., Holland, Mich., and Danville, Ill. She moved to Roanoke in 2002. She graduated cum laude from Mary Baldwin College, Staunton, Va., in 1991. She was a member of and organist at Covenant Presbyterian Church in Danville, Ill., from 1978 until 2002. She…

  • Skokie


    Katharina Bobrowitsch, nee Zelenkowitsch, age 81, of Chicago. Loving wife of the late Josef; beloved mother of Gisela (Peter) Keller and Kornelia (Mark) Klein; cherished grandmother of Katharina and Karoline Klein; fond sister of the late Franz Zelenkowitsch; dear aunt of Brigitte, David, and Monika. Visitation, Monday, June 3, 2019, from 4 to 9 p.m., at HABEN Funeral Home & Crematory, 8057 Niles Center Rd., Skokie. Funeral, Tuesday, June 4, at 9:30 a.m., from the funeral home, for Mass of Christian Burial, 10 a.m., at Queen of All Saints Basilica, 6280 N. Sauganash Av., Chicago. Interment, Maryhill Catholic Cemetery, Niles. Funeral info: 847.673.6111. The post KATHARINA BOBROWITSCH appeared first on…

  • Charleston

    Norman D. Schmitt

    CHARLESTON – Norman D. Schmitt, age 87 of rural Ashmore, Illinois, passed away in the comfort of his home with loving family at his side on Friday, May 31, 2019.

  • Savoy

    Joe Konitzki

    SAVOY — Joseph “Joe” Konitzki, 91, died Tuesday (May 28, 2019) at home. Funeral Mass will be at noon Thursday,June 6, 2019 at St. Matthew Catholic Church, Champaign. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until noon at the church. Morgan Memorial Home, 1304 Regency Drive West, Savoy, is in charge of arrangements. The post Joe Konitzki appeared first on Morgan Memorial Home.

  • Charleston

    JoAnn Mattox

    MATTOON — Shirley “JoAnn” Mattox, age 86 of Mattoon, IL passed away Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 3:46 PM at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, IL.

  • Lake Zurich,  Palatine

    June C. Lorge5/22/24 – 5/26/19

    The Visitation for June Cody Lorge, 95, of Palatine, will be held Sunday, June 2, 2019, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the St. Joseph’s Home, 80 W. Northwest Hwy, Palatine, IL 60067. The Funeral Mass will begin on Monday, June 3, 2019, 11:00 a.m. also at the St. Joseph’s Home. An Interment will follow at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL. June was born to Charles and Grace Gerty Cody on May 22, 1924 in Chicago, joined husband, Edmund Lorge, son, Michael Lorge, and her brother, Charles “Chuck” Cody in heaven on May 26, 2019. June was the loving mother of Frank Lorge (Melissa) of North Little Rock, AR,…

  • Mendota

    Meghan E. Morris

    Meghan E. Morris Posted: 21 hours ago MENDOTA – Meghan E. Morris, 30, of Mendota passed away May 28, 2019 at OSF Medical Center in Peoria. … more

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Robert A Fortino

    Robert Anthony Fortino was born October 7, 1939 in Brooklyn, New York to Louis and Theresa (D’Ambrosio) Fortino.  He passed away on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at his home in Fontana. Bob was bigger than life. An active guy who loved many things…skiing, dancing, sailing, fine wines, traveling, his friends and most of all, his family. He could fix anything and was the neighborhood handyman. He spoiled his wife, the luckiest woman in the land. He had a successful career in the steel erecting business from which he retired in 2002. Robert is survived by his wife Linda (Michalson), whom he married on August 3, 1991 in Barrington, Illinois; his…

  • Carlinville

    Jerry D. Willis Sr.

    Jerry Dean Wills Sr, 77, of Lexington, passed away on Thursday, May 23, 2019, at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center, Normal. Jerry was born on April 22, 1942, the son of Chester Ulysses and Margaret Emma (Griffin) Wills. He married Janet Marie Harms on June 10, 1962, in Atwater, Illinois. He was preceded in death by his parents and 1 grandson, Branden Johnson. Jerry is survived by his wife Janet, their children, Jerry (Barbara) Wills Jr, Carpentersville; Lori Robertson, Temecula, CA; Teresa Griffin, Normal; and Thomas J. Wills, Lexington. He is also survived by 18 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, brothers and sisters, Sheila (Phillip) Ringhausen, Medora; Kenneth R. (Lynn) Wills, Bloomington;…

  • North Riverside

    Rita Zdun of Westchester, IL

    Rita Zdun (nee Poremski), age 83 of Westchester. Retired Westchester Middle School teacher. Beloved wife of Adolph, loving sister of the late Henry, Eleanore, Sylvia, Sigmund and Robert and cherished aunt of Mary Ellen, Robert, John and many other nieces and nephews. Rita was honored by the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy with their Award of Excellence in 1988 and was recognized for her outstanding contribution to her young students. In 1996, Rita was recognized by Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers. This recognition serves as undisputable testimony to her value as an outstanding teacher. Visitation Tuesday, June 4, 9:00am until time of Prayers, 10:30am at Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home, 2447 S.…

  • Carlinville

    Robert H. Napier

    Robert Henry Napier, 83, formerly of Springfield, passed away Thursday, May 23, 2019, at Carlinville Area Hospital. He was born August 9, 1935, to Henry “Hank” and L. Maurine (Trimble) Napier. He married Donna K. Stillwagon on December 28, 1967, at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. Bob was a U.S. Air Force veteran. He was a respiratory therapist at St. John’s Hospital for 27 years, retiring in 1998. He was a member of Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Shipman, Elks Lodge 158, where he was Exalted Ruler from 1991 to 1992, Moose Lodge 1214 of Carlinville and American Legion. He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Carol Lynn…

  • Carlinville

    John P. Mattson

    John Paul Mattson, 71, of Gillespie,  died at his residence on Saturday, May 18, 2019. He was born August 25, 1947, in Omaha, NE to Lloyd Henry Mattson & Yvonne (Cottingham) Mattson. He was retired after having worked in hospitality for the hotel/restaurant industry.  John was a veteran of the US Navy. John was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his two children, John Lloyd Mattson of Longmont, CO, and Janna Lynn Mattson of Haymarket, VA; grandchild, Audrey Jane Arbitrario; and sister, Connie Steeples of Littleton, CO. No public services will be held.  Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at www.kravanyafuneral.com. Kravanya…

  • Carlinville

    Kelly Don Heyen

    Kelly Don Heyen, 64, of Gillespie, died at St. Francis Hospital, Litchfield, on Saturday, May 25, 2019. He was born August 12, 1954, in Litchfield to Kelly William Heyen & Betty Ann (Stinnett) Dona.  He married Mary A. (Aulabaugh) Heyen. Kelly was a farmer and salesman for Sievers Equipment and was a member of the Masonic Lodge 214 of Gillespie, Macoupin County Farm Bureau, Gillespie FFA Alumni, International Harvesters Collectors and Elk Lodge of Carlinville. Kelly was preceded in death by his mother. He is survived by his father Kelly (Ruby) Heyen of Gillespie; spouse, Mary Heyen of Gillespie; children, Joni (Greg) Briskovich of Shipman, Kelly Wayne Heyen of Gillespie,…

  • Carlinville

    Ruth L. Karloski

    Ruth Lois Karloski, 90, of Decatur and Carlinville died on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at Heritage Health in Carlinville. Miss Karloski was born in Decatur on 19 May 1929, to Herman and Mamie (Salogga) Karloski. Upon graduation from Decatur High School in 1947, she continued her education at Illinois State Normal University obtaining her undergraduate degree with a major in social sciences and a minor in library science in 1950.  Ruth spent the next six years as librarian for Bent Elementary School in Bloomington.  Ruth’s Mother, Mamie, encouraged her children to continue furthering their education, so Ruth entered the Graduate School of Library Science at the University of Illinois, earning…

  • Barrington,  Crystal Lake,  Lake Zurich

    Stewart Tanakatsubo

    Stewart Tanakatsubo Davenport, Lake Zurich   Stewart was born October 25, 1955 in Chicago, IL.  He passed away May 29, 2019 in Arlington Heights. Stewart is survived by his wife of 22 years, Roberta; children, Brian (Angela) Tanakatsubo, Corri Tanakatsubo, and Tad (Kelly) Tanakatsubo; step son, Guy (Deanna) Hetterling; grandchildren, Riley, Avery, Korbin, Evan, Graeson, Emma, and Julia expected in August; and brothers, Niles (Myriam) and Ramsey (Dee) Tanakatsubo.  He was preced…