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    Ellen R. Kost

    Ellen R. Kost, 77 of rural Fandon, passed away Monday, March 30, 2020, at her home. Arrangements are pending Jones Mortuary, Colchester.

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    Dean Ebbert

    Dean Ebbert, 61, of Bushnell, Illinois passed away at 1:44 AM Monday March 30, 2020 at the McDonough District Hospital.He was preceded in death by his parents, one son Derek D. Ebbert and one sister Tracy Rathnaw.Cremation Rites have been accorded. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to American Cancer Society or the Ronald McDonald House. Martin-Hollis Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook and leave condolences at www. […]

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    Betty Jane Frisbie

    Betty Jane Von Arx Frisbie, 81, of Colchester, Illinois, passed away peacefully on March 25, 2020, in Lincoln, Illinois, after a 2018 cancer diagnosis.  She was born January 24, 1939, the youngest daughter of Bertha (Hammond) Von Arx and Glenn Von Arx.  She was part of the 4th generation to be born on the Von Arx homestead outside of Niota, Illinois, Hancock County.  Her Swiss ancestors had traveled up the Mississippi River from New Orleans in the 1830s and settled near […]

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    William Lee Bennett

    William Lee Bennett, 75, of LaHarpe, Illinois passed away peacefully at 8:05 p.m. Friday, March 27, 2020 at his home.Bill was born on February 1, 1945 in LaHarpe the son of Carl L. and Lelia Grace (Fuller) Bennett. On May 8, 1966 he married Mary Ruth Lee in LaHarpe.Bill attended the Fountain Green Grade School and was a 1963 graduate of LaHarpe High School. He then attended the University of Illinois for engineering. Bill served in the U.S. Marine Corp from 1967 – 1971, serving […]

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    Brian H. “Hondo” McCormick

    Brian H. “Hondo” McCormick, 63, of Vermont passed away at 5:17 a.m. Friday, March 27, 2020 at University Medical Center in Lubbock, Texas.Arrangements are pending at Clugston-Tibbitts Funeral Home in Macomb. 

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    Herman Leslie Mohlenbruck

    Herman Leslie Mohlenbruck, 89, of Frederick, passed away peacefully at 5:16 a.m. on Friday, March 27, 2020, at Culbertson Memorial Hospital in Rushville. He was born on June 9, 1930, to Fred Herman and Tilpha Florence (Dodds) Mohlenbruck in Bainbridge Township, Schuyler County, Illinois.He married Audrey Fay Anderson on June 1, 1958, in Beardstown. She preceded him in death on May 29, 1988. Surviving are one son, Rudy Mohlenbruck, Frederick; two daughters: Katy Murphy, Girard; and […]

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    Elaine Mae “Moc” Norton

    Elaine Mae “Moc” Norton, 81, of Rushville, passed away at 10:10 p.m., Saturday, March 28, 2020, at the Illinois Veteran’s Home in Quincy.Due to the current health situation and directives by the Illinois Governor and CDC a visitation to celebrate Elaine’s life will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions are suggested to the First Baptist Church of Littleton or the Schuyler Senior Center. The Wood Funeral Home in Rushville has been entrusted to care […]

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    Donna Diane Ruth

    Donna Diane Ruth, age 67, went home to heaven on Thursday, March 26, 2020 surrounded by her family and friends.She was born April 18, 1952 at St. Francis Hospital in Macomb, Illinois, the daughter of Gale E. and Helen E. Ruth. She was preceded in death by her father, Gale E. Ruth, grandparents Lillie and Noah Ruth of Adair, IL, Susan and Thomas Barkley of Carlinville, IL.  She leaves behind to grieve her passing her Mother Helen, two sisters-Debra (Alan) Schrock of Macomb, IL, […]

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    Sharon Jlee Dimmitt

    Sharon Jlee Dimmitt, 81, of Macomb passed away at 7:23 p.m. Saturday, March 28, 2020 at Grand Prairie Assisted Living Center in Macomb.She was born on March 17, 1939 in Macomb to Fielding and Garnett Markley Collins. She married Earl John Dimmitt on June 9, 1956. He passed away on May 27, 1995.She was also preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Fielding Collins, Jr and one sister, Mamie Lashbrook.She is survived by three sons, Carol (Karla) Dimmitt of Macomb, […]

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    Herman L. Mohlenbruck

    Herman L. Mohlenbruck, 89, of Frederick, passed away at 5:16 a.m., Friday, March 27, 2020, at Culbertson Memorial Hospital in Rushville.Services for Herman L. Mohlenbruck will be announced by the Wood Funeral Home in Rushville.

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    Clifford Edward “Ed” Coker, Jr.

    Clifford Edward “Ed” Coker, Jr., 69, of Macomb passed away at 7:45 a.m. Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at his residence.He was born on April 11, 1950 in Macomb to Clifford and Jeanette Caspall Coker. He graduated from Bardoph High School and Western Illinois University with a degree in Animal Science. He married Patricia Curless on March 14, 1970 in Macomb. She survives.Also surviving are his children, Scott (Barb) Coker and Angie (Jeremy) Benson both of Macomb; […]

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    Richard Calvin Ussery

    Richard Calvin Ussery, 70, of Sebring, Fla., passed away Thursday, March 26, 2020.Mr. Ussery was born September 15, 1949 in Macomb, Ill. to James Devine Ussery, Sr. and Betty Jane (Kuhlman) Ussery.Richard was a retired meat cutter and moved to Sebring in 2013 from Macomb. He was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Sebring and enjoyed gardening and puttering in the yard.Survivors include his loving wife of 52 years, Norma; children, Patrick […]

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    Jana Lee Strader

    View The Obituary For Jana Lee Strader. Please join us in Loving, Sharing and Memorializing Jana Lee Strader on this permanent online memorial presented by Dodsworth-Piper-Wallen Funeral Home.

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    Betty J. Frisbie

    Betty J. Frisbie, age 81 of Colchester, passed away March 25, 2020 at Lincoln, Illinois. Arrangements are pending Jones Mortuary, Colchester.

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    Gloria S. Rhoads

    Gloria S. Rhoads, 65, of Bushnell, Illinois went home to be with the Lord at 11:30 a.m. Monday March 23, 2020. She was born January 2, 1955 in Avon, Ill. to Clifford and Dorothy (Worthington) Schmidt. She married Marion “Marty” Rhoads on July 5, 1975 in Bushnell, Ill. He survives.Also surviving are three sons, Kelly (Hollie) Rhoads of Bushnell, Ill.; Tim (Stevie Peddicord) Rhoads of Roseville, Ill.; Justin (Kaila) Rhoads of Bushnell, Ill.; three grandchildren, Mackenzie, […]

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    Charles Alan Bean

    Charles Alan Bean, 65 of Sarasota, Fla., went to be with the Lord on March 14, 2020. He is survived by his wife Erika Cady, three step-sons B.J. and Richard Thompson and Aaron Cady. He was preceded in death by 1st wife Barbara (Dorthy) Father Joseph Mother Wilma (McClelland) and brother James.He was a retired Major in the U.S. Army as well retired from Rock Island Arsenal and Operators Union out of Peoria, Ill. A memorial service will be held at Rock Island National Cemetery to […]

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    Marilyn R. (Inman) Lamporte

    Marilyn R. (Inman) Lamporte, age 80, of Indio, California, formerly a long time resident of Hamilton, Illinois, passed away on Tuesday, March 3rd, at 7:21 am at Eisenhower Medical Center, in Rancho Mirage, California, following a brief illness. She was born on April 10, 1939, in Bushnell, Illinois, the daughter of Clarence J. and Alametis Flowers Inman. She married Craig Paul Lamporte on May 1, 1960 in Macomb, Illinois.  He preceded her in death on February 14, 1997. […]

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    Doris E. Kunard

    View The Obituary For Doris E. Kunard. Please join us in Loving, Sharing and Memorializing Doris E. Kunard on this permanent online memorial presented by Dodsworth-Piper-Wallen Funeral Home.

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    Elizabeth Ann Easley

    Elizabeth Ann Easley, 91, of Macomb, formerly of the Vermont and Eldorado Township areas, passed away at 11:15 p.m. Saturday, March 21, 2020 at McDonough District Hospital in Macomb.She was born on October 15, 1928 in Beardstown to Charles E. and Olive M. Cox Cook. Her family then moved to Vermont, Ill. and later to Lockport, Ill. where she spent most of her high school years. Returning to Vermont High School her senior year where she met her soon to be husband. After graduation she […]

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    Lewis W. Moore

    Lewis W. Moore, age 88, of Blandinsville, Illinois, passed away at 2:05 p.m. Friday, March 20, 2020 at his home.  He was born September 10, 1931 in Point Pleasant Township, Warren County, Illinois, the son of Harvey and Bertha Rosen Moore.  On October 11, 1967, he married Karen Hobby in Blandinsville.Mr. Moore was a 1949 graduate of Media-Wever High School in Media, Illinois. Following graduation, he served in the United States Army from 1949 to 1952, during the Korean […]

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    Dannie Max Van Fleet

    Dannie Max Van Fleet, 85, of Colchester, passed away at 7:34 p.m. Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at his residence. He was born on January 5, 1935 in Colchester to Woodrow and Virginia Stoneking Van Fleet. He married Anita Thompson on October 15, 1958. She passed away on April 17, 2015. Also preceding him in death were his parents, grandson Andreas Van Fleet, nephew, Rollon Wade Van Fleet, and brothers, Larry Van Fleet and Rollon (Ozzie) Van Fleet.He is survived by children […]

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    Dannie VanFleet

    Dannie VanFleet, 85, of Colchester passed away at 7:34 p.m. Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at his residence.Cremation rites have been accorded. Private graveside services will be held in Mt. Auburn Cemetery in Colchester.Clugston-Tibbitts Funeral Home in Blandinsville is in charge of arrangements.

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    Jack L. Nelson

    Jack L. Nelson, 85, of Colchester, passed away Friday, March 20, 2020 at McDonough District Hospital.Arrangements are pending at Jones Mortuary.

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    Howe funeral cancelled

    The funeral services for Michael Howe have been canceled.Due to CDC protocol of no social gatherings of more than 10 people, the services for Michael Howe have been canceled. The most recent CDC and IFDA recommendations for funerals , visitations or graveside services are that they be only for immediate family . Thus we are canceling the services for Michael Howe and they will be for his immediate family only.Steve and Mark Tibbitts, owners of Clugston-Tibbitts Funeral Homes, […]

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    Jay William Butler

    View The Obituary For Jay William Butler. Please join us in Loving, Sharing and Memorializing Jay William Butler on this permanent online memorial presented by Dodsworth-Piper-Wallen Funeral Home.

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    Orion B. Baxter Jr. (Bing)

    Orion B. Baxter Jr. (Bing), age 80 of Colchester, passed away, Sunday, March 15, 2020, at St. Johns Hospital in Springfield, Illinois.  He was born July 28, 1939, in Monmouth, Illinois to Orion and Florence Bainter Baxter Sr.  Both of his parents have preceded him in death.Surviving to mourn his passing are one brother: Chuck Baxter, Roseville, one sister: Blanche (Larry) Mummert, Havana, two nephews, two nieces, two great nephews and one great niece, along with many cousins. […]

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    Dorothy A. Foulk (Dea)

    Dorothy A. Foulk (Dea), age 82 of Colchester, went to meet her Lord and Savior Sunday March 15, 2020, at the Elms Nursing Home in Macomb. She was born March 27, 1937, in West Turin, New York, to Joseph and Frances Bator Nellenbach.  Surviving to mourn her passing are two sons: Joseph (Linda Flaugh) Dillard, Rock Island and Larry (Michelle) Foulk Jr., Carthage; two daughters: Sheri (Tom) Porter, Colchester and Tammy (William) Baer, Macomb; eight grandchildren: Robin (Sean) Eifert, […]

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    William E. “Bill” Finney

    William E. “Bill” Finney, 88, of Augusta, Ill. died at 8 p.m. Monday March 16, 2020 at the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy, Ill.Born October 13, 1931 in Canton, Ill., Bill was a son of Oscar and Cecile Linn Finney. He married Wilma Schlipman at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Coatsburg, Ill. on January 22, 1966. She preceded him in death on April 15, 1998.Bill was a 1949 graduate of Augusta High School. He began his farming career after graduation and […]

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    Michael R. Howe

    Michael R. Howe, age 59, of Bushnell, Ill. passed away on March 14, 2020 at 2:04 a.m. at McDonough District Hospital in Macomb, Ill. He was born on June 4,1960 in Good Hope, Ill., the son of Gene and Viola Howe. He married Felicia Protsman on January 15,1998 in Macomb, Ill.He is survived by his wife Felicia, his father, Gene Howe of Good Hope, two sons, Lance (Angel Waughtel) Haines of Macomb, and Austin Howe of Bushnell, one granddaughter, Alivia Haines of Macomb, one sister, Cindy […]

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    John Lawson

    John Lawson, age 65 of Macomb, formerly of Colchester, passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at O.S.F. Hospital in Peoria. He was born November 21, 1954, in St. Clair, Missouri, to Ted and Yolda Rulo Lawson. He was united in marriage March 15, 1979, in Mt. Olive, Illinois to Sue Heitmeier.Surviving to mourn his passing is his wife of 40 years Sue Lawson, Macomb, one son: Ted (Alisha) Lawson of Lasalle, Illinois; one daughter: Toni Lawson of Macomb; one granddaughter: […]

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    Dorothy (Dea) A. Foulk

    Dorothy (Dea) A. Foulk, age 82 of Colchester, passed away  Sunday, March 15, 2020, at the Elms Nursing Home in Macomb. Arrangements are pending Jones Mortuary, Colchester.

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    Leland (Lee) O. Goodwin

    Leland (Lee) O. Goodwin, age 97 of Cuba, Ill., passed away at 7:20 p.m. on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at The Loft skilled care facility in Canton, Ill.Lee was born October 16, 1922 in Rushville, Ill., the son of Dorothy and Glenn Goodwin,He married Betty Burnham of Littleton, Ill. in 1947 in Davenport, Ia. She survives and has lived independently in Macomb, Ill. for many years.Surviving are his two children, Dennis (Barbara), Bloomington, Ill., Debby Kunard and friend […]

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    Dorothy G. Summy

    View The Obituary For Dorothy G. Summy. Please join us in Loving, Sharing and Memorializing Dorothy G. Summy on this permanent online memorial presented by Dodsworth-Piper-Wallen Funeral Home.

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    Evelyn Elaine (Burns) Frazier

    Evelyn Elaine (Burns) Frazier, age 71, of 31 Indian Trail Rd., Macomb, Ill. passed away at 10:18 p.m. on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at the McDonough District Hospital in Macomb. She was born on July 24, 1948 in Moberly, Mo. to the late Reverend Arnold Burns and Evelyn (Huffine) Burns. She preferred to be called by her middle name, Elaine, because she had the same first name as her mother.After graduating from Northeast High School in Kansas City, Mo., Elaine attended Central […]

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    Jay Booth

    Jay Booth, 88, of Hamilton, passed away Tuesday, March 10, 2020, at Memorial Hospital in Carthage.Jay was born August 11, 1931 in Raceland, Kentucky, the son of Garland and Lillian (Haney) Booth. On July 19, 1956 he was united in marriage to Alice (Leeds) Booth in Macomb, Illinois. Jay served in the United States Army. He was a member of the V.F.W. and Past Commander in Macomb. Jay was an excellent steel guitar player. He started playing guitar when he was eight years old and has […]

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    Joseph Lawrence “Larry” Larkin

    Joseph Lawrence “Larry” Larkin, 73, of Roseville, Ill. passed away Saturday, March 7, 2020, 4:06 p.m. at the OSF Holy Family Medical Center, Monmouth, Ill. He was born Wednesday, March 5, 1947, in Monmouth, Ill. the son of John Patrick and Mary Margaret (Tully) Larkin. He married Linda Lou Nicoli on October 25, 1969 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Raritan, Ill. and were blessed with three sons.Larry is survived by his wife Linda of Roseville; sons, Michael […]