Mrs. Mary Fisher

Mrs. Mary Fisher

Mrs. Mary Fisher Mrs. Mary Rowena Fisher, 86, of Galesburg, Illinois died at 8:55 a.m. Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at Rosewood Care Center in Galesburg.  She was born August 13, 1931 in Osceola, Iowa to Ray E. and Katherine L. Vawn Megrew.  She married John Fisher October 3, 1953.  Surviving are two daughters, JoEllen McGee

Mr. Donald Applebey

Mr. Donald Applebey

Mr. Donald Applebey Mr. Donald W. “Red” Applebey 88, of Galesburg, Illinois died 7:21 p.m. Thursday, June 21, 2018 at Marigold Health Care Center, Galesburg.  Donald was born March 23, 1930 in Galesburg, the son of Coleman Applebey and Estellene Paulsgrove Applebey.  He married Roberta Garrett April 8, 1951.  She preceded him in death December

Mrs. Dorothy Jones

Mrs. Dorothy Jones

Mrs. Dorothy Jones Dorothy Mabel Jones, 89, of Galesburg, formerly of Crystal Lake, died at 8:18 a.m. Thursday, June 21, 2018 at home following a brief illness. She was born April 8, 1929, in Des Plaines, the daughter of Warren Edward and Mabel Bennett (Forbis) Hunt.  She married Clifford Weidner on July 31, 1949, in

Mr. Alfred Hillemeier

Mr. Alfred Hillemeier

Mr. Alfred Hillemeier Mr. Alfred A. Hillemeier, 91, of Bettendorf, Iowa, died at 9:56 a.m. Thursday, June 14, 2018 at Clarissa Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf. He was born February 7, 1927 in Keokuk, Iowa, the son of Alfred K. and Mary L. (Amos) Hillemeier. He married Charlotte Eymann in 1950 in Springfield, Illinois. She

Mrs. Lillian Layton

Mrs. Lillian Layton

Mrs. Lillian Layton Lillian M. Layton, 89, of Galesburg, Illinois died at 10:40 p.m. Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at Heartland Health Care Center. She was born March 14, 1929 in St. Genevieve, Missouri, the daughter of Henry and Ada Maryann Cassidy Sadler.  She married Wilfred J. Layton, Sr. on December 26, 1945 in St. Genevieve.

Mrs. Ruth Clark

Mrs. Ruth Clark

Mrs. Ruth Clark Ruth Mae Clark, 96, of Knoxville, Illinois, died at 2:08 p.m. Thursday, June 14, 2018 in the Knox County Nursing Home. She was born April 17, 1922, in Waukesha, Wisconsin, the daughter of Earl and Emma (Meidenbauer) West.  She married William Howard Clark on June 29, 1940, in Sussex, Wisconsin.  He preceded

Mr. Richard Clay

Mr. Richard Clay

Mr. Richard Clay Richard E. Clay, 69, of Galesburg, died at 9 p.m. Monday, June 11, 2018 at Heartland Health Care Center. He was born January 24, 1949, in Galesburg, the son of Earl V. and Frankie I. (Gillis) Clay.  He married Rhonda Kilby on March 1, 1969, in Galesburg. He is survived by his

Mr. Steve Armstrong

Mr. Steve Armstrong

Mr. Steve Armstrong Steve Armstrong, 68, of Galesburg, died at 9:38 p.m. Thursday, June 7, 2018 in Rosewood Care Center. He was born January 16, 1950, in Carbondale, the son of Lawrence G. and Juanita L. (Lamer) Armstrong. He is survived by two brothers, Gary (Sue) Armstrong of Galesburg and Randy (Theresa) Armstrong of Springfield;

Mr. Kenneth Vance

Mr. Kenneth Vance

Mr. Kenneth Vance Kenneth Earl Vance, 79, of Galesburg, died at 10:04 a.m. Friday, June 8, 2018 at home. He was born May 2, 1939, in Galesburg, the son of Lawrence Earl and Nellie Mary (Adcock) Vance.  He married Edith Davis.  She preceded him in death.  He then married Doris Hull.  She also preceded him

Mr. James Anderson

Mr. James Anderson

Mr. James Anderson James N. Anderson, 86, of Lombard, formerly of Abingdon and Tampa, Florida, died peacefully at 1:30 a.m. Friday, June 1, 2018, at Sunrise of Fountain Square in Lombard, Illinois. Jim was born March 3, 1932, in Galesburg to George E. and Mildred M. (Jacobs) Anderson.  He was raised in Abingdon.  He played

Mrs. Patricia Cassini

Mrs. Patricia Cassini

Mrs. Patricia Cassini Mrs. Patricia A. Cassini, 90, of Galesburg died at 5:00 am Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at Knox County Nursing Home, Knoxville. Visitation is scheduled from 8:30-9:30 am Saturday, June 9, 2018 at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, with Rosary prayed at 9:30 am Saturday at the church. A Funeral Mass will then follow at

Mrs. Heather Diefendorf

Mrs. Heather Diefendorf

Mrs. Heather Diefendorf Mrs. Heather Ann Diefendorf, 34, of Galesburg, Illinois died at 2:32 pm Thursday, May 31, 2018 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria. Heather was born November 9, 1983 in Galesburg, the daughter of Mark Poulson. She married Samuel D. Diefendorf on July 31, 2007 in Galesburg. She is survived by her

Mr. John Kenney

Mr. John Kenney

Mr. John Kenney John H. Kenney, 78, of Oquawka, died at 12:50 p.m. Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at home. He was born November 1, 1939, in Galesburg, the son of Howard C. and Irene K. (Nichols) Kenney.  He married Patricia L. Sullivan on February 17, 1962 in Abingdon. He is survived by his wife of

Mrs. Alice Lovdahl

Mrs. Alice Lovdahl

Mrs. Alice Lovdahl Mrs. Alice G. Lovdahl, 60, of Galesburg, Illinois died at 3:00 pm Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at her home.  She was born September 10, 1957 in Rushville, Illinois the daughter of John and Marjorie Toach Johnson. She married Thomas E. Lovdahl on June 8, 1990 in Galesburg. Surviving is her husband, Thomas

Mr. Jerry Anderson

Mr. Jerry Anderson

Mr. Jerry Anderson Jerry F. Anderson, 70, of Lake Warren, Monmouth, died at 5:15 a.m. Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at home surrounded by family. He was born July 2, 1947, in Berwick, the son of Clifford and Martha Jane (McMurtry) Anderson.  He married Zelpha Mae “Cricket” Goodell on January 20, 2002 in Galesburg. He is

Mr. Mark Riley II

Mr. Mark Riley II

Mr. Mark Riley II Mark Charles Riley II, 26, of Galesburg, died at 4 p.m. Saturday, May 26, 2018 at home. He was born August 1, 1991, in Galesburg, the son of Mark Charles and Rose Mary (Jackson) Riley Sr. He is survived by his parents, Mark and Rose of Galesburg; two children, a son,

Mrs. Debra Canfield

Mrs. Debra Canfield

Mrs. Debra Canfield Mrs. Debra S. Canfield, 60, of Galesburg, Illinois died 7:35 p.m. Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at Galesburg Cottage Hospital.  She was born July 10, 1957 in Galesburg, Illinois to Paul and Ruby Gratton Wade.  She married Thomas W. Canfield May 27, 1992 in Galesburg.  He survives.  Also surviving are four brothers, Walter