Carmilee Larson

Carmilee Larson

Carmilee Larson, 97, of Carthage, passed away at 10: 12 P.M. Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in her home at Silver Maple with her daughters at her side.Carmilee was born to William and Bessie (Barbe) Weatherington on November 29, 1920 near Burnside.  She attended Liberty Elementary near Burnside, three years of high school in Burnside, and

Patricia Ann Elam

Patricia Ann Elam

Patricia Ann Elam, 87, of Macomb, formerly of Bushnell, passed away 10:26 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at McDonough District Hospital in Macomb.She was born on May 11, 1931 in Davenport, Iowa to Elmer and Willodine Branson Doak. She married Richard Elam on June 18, 1950. He passed away on May 8, 2009.She was also

Lynda Jane (Mesick) Ausmus

Lynda Jane (Mesick) Ausmus

Lynda Jane (Mesick) Ausmus, 77 of Galena Ill. (formerly of Macomb) passed away at her home on Sunday, May 13, 2018 in Galena, Ill.  She was born January 8, 1941, in Macomb to the late Charles & Bessie Mesick. Cremation rights were accorded.Graveside services will be held Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 10:30am at Oakwood

Sally Stickle

Sally Stickle

Sally Stickle, age 81 passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by her family on Thursday, October 26, 2017 in Lake Placid, Florida.  She was born July 9, 1936 to the late Ehrman and Lettie Mae (Johnson) Crawford in Macomb, Illinois.  Sally has been a resident of Highlands County since 1992 having moved here from

Sally Stickle

Sally Stickle

Sally Stickle, age 81 passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by her family on Thursday, October 26, 2017 in Lake Placid, Florida.  She was born July 9, 1936 to the late Ehrman and Lettie Mae (Johnson) Crawford in Macomb, Illinois.  Sally has been a resident of Highlands County since 1992 having moved here from

Margaret E. “Peg” Lock

Margaret E. “Peg” Lock

Margaret E. “Peg” Lock of Avon died June 18, 2018, at 7:53 p.m. at Seminary Manor in Galesburg, Ill. She was born in Knox County the daughter of Lee and Verna Huddleston Pickard. She married Ray E. Lock December 26, 1954, in Galesburg. He preceded her February 27, 2001.She is survived by one daughter, Sue Ann Hendel of Pekin;

Margaret E. “Peg” Lock

Margaret E. “Peg” Lock

Margaret E. “Peg” Lock of Avon died June 18, 2018, at 7:53 p.m. at Seminary Manor in Galesburg, Ill. She was born in Knox County the daughter of Lee and Verna Huddleston Pickard. She married Ray E. Lock December 26, 1954, in Galesburg. He preceded her February 27, 2001.She is survived by one daughter, Sue Ann Hendel of Pekin;

Burton L. Markham, PhD.

Burton L. Markham, PhD.

Burton L. Markham, PhD, 68, of Macomb, Illinois, passed away at 6:24 PM Friday June 15, 2018 at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield, Illinois. He was born June 5, 1950 in Macomb, Illinois to Harold and Vera McCarty Markham; he married Diane Bentley on May 20, 1989 in Lyme, New Hampshire. She survives.Also surviving is

Jeffery T. Lasswell

Jeffery T. Lasswell

Jeffery T. Lasswell, 60, of Bath passed away on Friday, May 18, 2018 at Unity Point Health Methodist in Peoria. He was born on December 16, 1957 in Macomb to Ghlee and Kathryn (Palmer) Lasswell. On October 17, 1981 in Canton he married Patricia Force.Jeff is survived by 3 siblings: Mike (Mari) Lasswell, Bonnie McDonald

Billy Stambaugh

Billy Stambaugh

Billy Stambaugh, 71, of Browning, IL passed away at 10:05 p.m. Thursday, June 14, 2018 at his residence. He was born on January 13, 1947 in Browning, IL a son of the late Junior Leroy “Bill” & Dorothy D. Edwards Stambaugh.  He married Peggy L. Weishaar on August 8, 1970 at the Browning Assembly of

Ralph E. Humphries

Ralph E. Humphries

Ralph E. Umphryes, 86, of Macomb went home to be with Jesus at 10:04 a.m. Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at McDonough District Hospital in Macomb surrounded by his family. He was born April 1, 1932 in Macomb, Illinois, to Ephraim and Bessie Umphryes. He married Versa G. White on January 27, 1950 in Keokuk, Iowa.

Ronald Lee Peak

Ronald Lee Peak

Ronald Lee Peak, 71, of Rushville, passed away at 7:52 a.m., Tuesday, June 12, 2018, at Blessing Hospital in Quincy.Graveside services will be held at 11:00 AM, Friday, June 22, 2018, at Camp Butler National Cemetery, in Springfield. The procession to the cemetery will leave from Wood Funeral Home in Rushville at 9:30 a.m., Friday,

Ilene M. Roberts

Ilene M. Roberts

Ilene M. Roberts, 75, of Colchester, Ill. died at 5:20 p.m. Tuesday June 12, 2018 at Countryview Care Center in Macomb, Ill.She was born on January 29, 1943 in Denver, Ill. to Wayne and Mildred (Clampitt) Williams. She married George Roberts on December 31, 1962 in Augusta, Ill. He survives. Ilene was a graduate of

Jim and Louise Carson

Jim and Louise Carson

It is with great sadness that we communicate the passing of Jim and Louise Carson. They passed within 3 weeks of each other with Mom first and Dad 3 weeks later. He stayed around to make sure that she was well taken care of before he too, breathed his last breath. Married for 65 years,