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    Melvin Martin

    Melvin Martin Mt. Olive Name: Melvin Ernest Martin Age: 80 Address: Mount Olive, IL Died: Monday, October 21, 2019, 5:52 pm  Place: Heritage Health of Staunton, Staunton, Illinois Born: August 26, 1939  Place: St. Louis, MO Father: the late:  Claude Martin Mother: the late:  Elsie Wolf Spouse: Ellen  Joanne Askew        Date of Marriage: June 14, 1976       Place of Marriage: Bethel Baptist Church, Troy, Illinois …

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    Erma Schwab

    Erma Schwab MT OLIVE Name: Erma Lucille Schwab Age: 88 Address: Mount Olive, IL Died: Thursday, October 17, 2019, 9:31 am  Place: at her residence in Mount Olive, IL Born: February 20, 1931  Place: Vandalia, IL Father: the late:  Arthur Overby Mother: the late:  Elsie Mills Overby Spouse: Frank  Charles Schwab       Date of Marriage: March 11, 1949       Place of Marriage: Carlinville, IL and later renewed their vows a…

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    Caleb Martin

    Caleb Martin Mt. Olive Name: Caleb Austin Martin  Age: 27  Address: Mount Olive, IL Died: Tuesday, October 15, 2019, 3:58 am  Place: at his residence in Mount Olive, IL Born: September 15, 1992  Place: Alton, IL Father: Stephen Martin Mother: Belinda McElvain Spouse: Bethany Faith  Knox       Date of Marriage: August 27, 2016       Place of Marriage: Timber Lakes Golf Course, Staunton, IL. Schooling: Attended Mt. Verno…

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    Paul “Beas” Beasley Jr.

    Paul “Beas” Beasley Jr. MT OLIVE Name: Paul David “Beas” Beasley Jr. Age: 84 Address: Mount Olive, IL Died: Friday, October 4, 2019,   12:05 a.m.     Place: Missouri Baptist Medical Center, Town & Country, Missouri Born: June 23, 1935  Place: Rombauer, MO Father: the late:  Paul David Beasley, Sr. Mother: the late:  Anne Vrenick Beasley Spouse: Gertrude Wilma  Hughs       Date of Marriage: June 2,1962   &…

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    Fred Pezold

    Fred Pezold Walshville Fred Leonard “Lenny” Pezold, 83, of Walshville, died Thursday 5:55 a.m. (October 3, 2019) peacefully at home surrounded by his family Born, March 26, 1936 in Jennings, MO, the oldest of 9 children.  Born to Fred & Colene (Aubuchon). Fred married Loretta ( Greenloh) on May 18, 1957 in Florissant, MO. He is survived by his wife of 62 years.  In 1963 Fred & Loretta moved to their farm in Walshville. Fred attended Holy Cross Catholic School in Baden, MO He…

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    Verona Kalvin

    Verona Kalvin Mt. Olive Name: Verona  Kalvin Age: 95 Address: Mount Olive, IL Died: Sunday, September 29, 2019,  6:23 am  Place: Heritage Health of Staunton, Staunton, Illinois Born: November 4, 1923  Place: Staunton, IL Father: the late:  Mike Busonic Mother: the late:  Verona Kozak Spouse:  the late:  Steven James Kalvin   died July 13, 2001       Date of Marriage: January 22, 1949       Plac…

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    Bernadine Bollman

    Bernadine Bollman MT OLIVE Name: Bernadine Katherine Bollman Age: 88 Address: Mount Olive, IL Died: Saturday, September 7, 2019,  5:20 A.M.  Place: at her residence in Mount Olive, IL Born: January 24, 1931  Place: Mount. Olive, IL Father:  the late:   Michael Christoff Mother:  the late:  Gertrude Lichtenthaler Christoff Spouse:  the late;   Charles Berl Bollman died March 22, 2007.       Date of Marriage: May 26…

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    Donna Gorsich

    Donna Gorsich MT OLIVE Name: Donna Kay Gorsich Age: 76 Address: Mount Olive, IL Died: Monday, July 29, 2019,   Place:  at her residence, Mount Olive, IL Born: January 22, 1943  Place: Litchfield, IL Father: the late:  Forrest Earl Frailey Mother: the late:  Leta Lavern Best Frailey Spouse: Gerald Dale  Gorsich       Date of Marriage: April, 1976       Place of Marriage: Shelbyville, Illinois Schooling: attend…

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    Loretta Enlow

    Loretta Enlow Loretta Enlow, age 86, passed away peacefully at home in her sleep April 19, 2019.  She was a truly devout Catholic who always had a bright smile and kind word to offer all those she came into contact. Loretta enjoyed the outdoors – in her younger days you could find her roller skating along Lake Michigan, riding her bicycle, and hiking with her husband Ed, son Eddie and his faithful pooch Monica. Loretta crocheted many an afghan for friends and family. She also enjoyed an …

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    Walter Bone

    Walter Bone MT OLIVE Name: Walter Earl “Tiny”  Bone, Jr. Age: 78 Address: Mount Olive, IL Died: Saturday, June 22, 2019, 3:00 pm  Place: Christian Northeast Hospital, St. Louis, MO. Born: April 7, 1941  Place: North Venice, IL Father:  the late:  Walter Earl Bone, Sr. Mother:  the late:  Virginia Lee Tooley Bone Spouse: Linda Lee LaFuria       Date of Marriage: August 8, 1965       Place of Marriage: Staunton…

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    Matthew Schwab

    Matthew Schwab MT OLIVE Name: Matthew Michael Schwab Age: 42 Address: Mount Olive, IL Died: Saturday, June 15, 2019,  St. John’s Hospital, Springfield, IL. Born: July 23, 1976  Place: Litchfield, IL Father: David Arthur Schwab Mother: Teresa Kay Rosenthal Swenson Spouse: Brandie Lynn Neubert       Date of Marriage: March 24, 2003       Place of Marriage: Macoupin County Court House Schooling: attended  Mt. Olive Grade School and…

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    Charmayne Salovich

    Charmayne Salovich MT OLIVE Charmayne Lee (Reis) Salovich Age 80 Of Mount Olive IL Born on March 22, 1939 to Willard and Frieda Reis in Benld. Passed May 12, 2019 at her residence. She married Clarence Salovich on November 16, 1957 in Benld IL. She was a graduate of Benld High School and was a homemaker. She had 3 children: Michael, Mark, and Lisa. She is survived by: Son Michael Salovich of Mt. Olive. Son in Law John Allen of Sawyerville. Grandchildren: Katie (Adam) Pinkston of Gillespie, Ch…

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    Betty Weiss

    Betty Weiss Galesburg Betty Jane Schultz Weiss 1924-2019 Betty Jane Weiss 95, Galesburg, died at 4:45 p.m. Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at Knox County Nursing Home in Knoxville. She was born March 26, 1924 in Litchfield, the daughter of William and Edna Albert Schultz. She married Olin Weiss on July 10, 1943 in St. Louis. She is survived by three daughters, Marsha (Jim) McGhee of Galesburg, Becky (Paul) Stroud of Blue Springs, Mo.and Leisa Brooks of Staunton, seven grandchildren, 10 great grandchi…

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    Gale Scheller

    Gale Scheller Litchfield Name: Gale Randle Scheller Age: 88 Address: Litchfield, IL formerly of Mt. Olive, IL. Died: Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 11:00 pm  Place: ST. John’s  Hospital, Springfield, IL Born: November 21, 1930  Place: Mt. Olive, IL Father: the late:  Carl A. Scheller Mother: the late:  Mable Randle Scheller Spouse:    His first marriage was to Dorothy Monke on August 5, 1950 in the Immanuel Lutheran Church Mt. Olive, Illinois, she died on Octob…

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    Raymond Miller

    Raymond Miller Staunton Name: Raymond Lavern Miller Age: 88 Address: Staunton, IL Died: Sunday, May 19, 2019, 12:30 pm  Place: at his residence , Staunton, IL Born: June 24, 1930  Place: Gillespie, IL Father: the late:  Donald Miller Mother: the late:  Edna Guthals Miller Spouse:  the late:  Mary Ellen Adden Miller died December 17, 2017       Date of Marriage: October 9, 1954       Place of Marriage: Southside Ba…

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    Cari Benko

    Cari Benko Vicksburg Cari Benko Cari Virginia Benko, 34, of Vicksburg, MI, formerly of Mt. Olive, IL, passed away Monday, May 13, 2019 after a year long battle with cancer. She was born June 5, 1984 in Staunton, IL, a daughter of Mary Ann Taylor Hagerman and the late Oscar Virgil Hagerman of Mt. Olive, IL. She married Andrew James Benko on Saturday, September 29, 2007 at St. James Cathedral in Lakewood, OH. Cari graduated from Southern Illinois University – Carbondale in May 2007 with a Bache…

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    Mary Bellovich

    Mary Bellovich Mt. Olive Name: Mary Ann Bellovich Age: 82 Address: Mount Olive, Illinois Died: Thursday, May 2, 2019, 11:27 am  Place: St. Francis Hospital, Litchfield, Illinois Born: June 29, 1936  Place: St. Louis, Missouri Father: the late:  Joseph Patrick Hughes Mother: the late:  Hannah Davis Spouse:  the late:  Robert “Bob”  David  Bellovich       Date of Marriage: October 4, 1958       Place of Ma…

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    Lorene Schoen

    Lorene Schoen Litchfield Name: Lorene  Schoen Age: 86 Address: Litchfield, IL Died: Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 9:10 am  Place:  at her residence, Litchfield, IL Born: August 3, 1932  Place: Mt. Olive, IL Father: the late:  Emil Monke Mother: the late:  Leona Heien Moonke Spouse:  the late:   Everett L. Schoen died July 23, 2004       Date of Marriage: October 5, 1951       Place of Marriage: in Arka…

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    Erhardt Prange

    Erhardt Prange Litchfield Erhardt John Prange was born on Palm Sunday, April 13, 1924 in Walshville Twp the son of Frank and Anna Stamer Prange. He was baptized April 21, 1924 and was confirmed March 21, 1937 at Mt. Olive Zion Lutheran Church. Erhardt attended Zion Lutheran School for 7 years and graduated from Mt. Olive High School in 1942. He married Elda Niehaus on August 12, 1951 in Zion Lutheran Church by Rev. Hofenke. He died 8:45 am Monday, April 22, 2019 at Heritage Health of Litchfie…

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    Evelyn Niehaus

    Evelyn Niehaus Mt. Olive Name: Evelyn Lucille Niehaus Age: 83 Address: Mount Olive, IL Died: Thursday, April 18, 2019, 7:05 am  Place: Heritage Health of Gillespie , Gillespie, IL Born: November 1, 1935  Place: Raymond, IL Father: the late:  Gilbert Herman Halleman Mother: the late:  Mary Elizabeth Durbin Spouse: Arthur William  Niehaus       Date of Marriage: January 7, 1955       Place of Marriage: Lutheran Church, N…

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    Florence Petroline

    Florence Petroline Mt. Olive Name: Florence Phyllis Petroline      Age: 83    Address: Mount Olive, Illinois Died: Wednesday, April 17, 2019, 8:07 am  Place: St. Francis Hospital , Litchfield, Illinois Born: September 3, 1935  Place: St. Louis, Missouri Father: the late:  Philip Grippi       Mother the late:  Pauline Orlando Spouse: Charles  Petroline       Date of Marriage:…

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    Eugene Scheller

    Eugene Scheller Mt. Olive Name: Eugene  William  “Newly” Scheller      Age: 89          Address: Mount Olive, IL Died: Saturday, April 6, 2019, 12:05 am  Place: Heritage Health of Staunton, Staunton, Illinois Born: August 8, 1929  Place: Mt. Olive, IL Father: the late:  Max Scheller               Mother: the late:  Louise Cramer Scheller… Name: Eugene  William  “Newly” Scheller      Age: 89          Address: Mount Olive, IL Died: Saturday,… View   Send Flowers

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    Teresa Matta

    Teresa Matta Mt. Olive Name: Teresa Elizabeth Louise Matta Age: 50 Address: Mount Olive, IL Died: Monday, April 1, 2019, 10:35 P.M.   Place: ST. Francis Hospital,  Litchfield, Illinois Born: July 10, 1968  Place: Gardena, California Father: John Matta Mother: the late:  Mary Kathryn Abion Matta         Schooling: attended Mt Olive Grade School and graduated from Mt. Olive High School with the Class of 1986.  Attended Robert…

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    David Rosenthal

    David Rosenthal Benld Name: David Andrew Rosenthal Age: 58 Address: Benld, IL Died: Monday, April 1, 2019, 6:53 am  Place: ST. John’s  Hospital, Springfield, IL Born: August 31, 1960  Place: Litchfield, IL Father: the late:  John Otto Rosenthal Mother: Judith Marie May     Schooling:  attended Mt. Olive Grade School and graduated from Mt. Olive High School with the Class of 1978.  Attended  Lincoln Land Community College, Springfield, Ill…

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    Ronald Niehaus

    Ronald Niehaus Litchfield Name: Ronald Eugene Niehaus  Age: 68 Address: Litchfield, IL Died: Sunday, March 31, 2019, 6:21 pm  Place: St. Francis Hospital,  Litchfield, Illinois Born: April 18, 1950  Place: Litchfield, Illinois Father: the late:  Eugene Frank “Jeep”  Niehaus Mother: the late:  Dolores Marie “Pete” Schultz Spouse: Peggy Lee Williams       Date of Marriage: February 02, 2002       Place of Marriage: Trinity Luthera…

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    Leona Machuga

    Leona Machuga Mt. Olive Name: Leona May Machuga  Age: 90 Address: Mount Olive, IL Died: Thursday, March 21, 2019,  5:55 p.m.   Place: Heritage Health of Gillespie , Gillespie, IL Born: May 28, 1928  Place: Staunton, IL Father: the late:  Harry Jackson Mother: the late:  Paula Braun Jackson Spouse:  her first marriage was to Roy Edward Hegel on September  9, 1943, in St. Charles, Missouri and ended in divorce.  Roy died March 23, 1970.  Le…

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    Rev. James Leidholdt

    Rev. James Leidholdt Mt. Olive Reverend James Howard Leidholdt 88 of Mt. Olive, Illinois      Reverend James Howard Leidholdt died Tuesday March 12, 2019 2:30 A.M. at Heritage Health of Litchfield, Illinois. He was born January 17, 1931 in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin the son of the late Carl Moritz Leidholdt and his wife Sophie Matilde Krueger.      He graduated from Chippewa Falls High School in 1950 and enrolled at St. John’s Collage in Winfield, Kansas to prepar…

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    Mary Fuller

    Mary Fuller St. Charles Mary Ann Fuller (nee Potts) passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 9, 2019.  Born December 11. 1931 at St. Francis Hospital, Litchfield, Illinois the Daughter of the late William Thomas and Helen Elizabeth Morehouse Potts.  Beloved wife of the late Albert B. Fuller, Jr, dear father and father in law to Albert B. Fuller III (Deni), Debbie Fuller Becker (Jim) and Amy Fuller Palmatier (Dan); loving grandmother to Jenny Becker Ingram (Casey), Jimmy Becker (…

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    Charles “Chico” Yancik

    Charles “Chico” Yancik Mt. Olive Name: Charles “Chico” Martin Yancik     Age: 84       Address: Mount Olive, IL Died: Saturday, March 2, 2019,  10:30 P.M.  Place: Residence,  Mount Olive, IL Born: October 30, 1934    Place: Mt. Olive, IL Father: the late:  Joseph John Yancik Mother: the late: Anna Lorraine Gubach Spouse: Shirley Mae Tull         Date of Marriage: June 23,  1962       …

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    Esther Haenel

    Esther Haenel Mt. Olive Name: Esther Lucille Haenel   Age: 94 Address: Mount Olive, IL Died: Monday, February 11, 2019, 6:30 pm  Place: Heritage Health of Staunton, Staunton, Illinois Born: October 2, 1924  Place: Mt. Olive, IL Father: the late:  Immanuel Bauer Mother: the late:  Adele Meier Bauer Spouse:   the late:  Alfred Arno  Haenel died February 9, 1991       Date of Marriage:  Monday June 16, 1947     &nbsp…

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    Marlin Sanborn

    Marlin Sanborn Mt. Olive Name: Marlin Ray  Sanborn  Age: 67 Address: Mt. Olive,  Illinois Died: Tuesday, February 5, 2019, 8:28 am  Place:  Community Memorial Hospital, Staunton, Illinois Born: January 16, 1952  Place: Gregory, South Dakota Father:  the late: Newman Sanborn Mother:  the late: Alice Jinks Marriage: He was married  Tresa Sanborn and she preceded him in death.  Schooling:  He attended Grade School and High School in Carlinvi…

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    Jimmy Korunka Jr.

    Jimmy Korunka Jr. Mt. Olive Name: Jimmy Ray Korunka Jr.  Age: 36 Address: Mount Olive, IL Died: Saturday, January 26, 2019 3:00 A.M. Place: ST. John’s  Hospital, Springfield, IL Born: July 13, 1982  Place: Litchfield, IL Father: Jimmy Ray “Bowie” Korunka Sr. Mother: Kimberly Michelle Selander Korunka Schooling: Attended Mt. Olive Grade School and Mt. Olive High School for  a short time and later received his GED Occupation: Laborer and mason, working in construction. Inter…

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    Laura Ruschhaupt

    Laura Ruschhaupt Staunton Laura Sophie Ruschhaupt, 96, of Staunton, IL, died at Community Hospital of Staunton on Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 1:05 pm. She was born March 2, 1922, in Mt. Olive, IL to Louis Niehaus and Emma (Kruse) Niehaus. She was married to Henry Edward Ruschhaupt on September 23, 1945 by Rev. Hofhenke at the Zion Lutheran Church in Mt. Olive, IL. Henry proceeded her in death on April 9, 1999. Laura attended Zion Lutheran Grade School in Mt. Olive and later received her GED…

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    Scott Schehl Sr.

    Scott Schehl Sr. Chicago Name: Scott Alan Schehl Sr. Age: 46 Address: Chicago, IL formerly of White City and Mt. Olive, IL. Died: Tuesday, December 18, 2018, 11:54 am  Place: at his residence in Chicago, IL Born: September 4, 1972  Place: Litchfield, IL Father: the late: Andrew John Schehl, Sr. Mother: the late;  Mary Ellen Renzler Schehl died February 20, 2015.         Schooling:  attended Mt. Olive Public school and graduated from Mt. Olive High Schoo…

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    Richard Grimes

    Richard Grimes Mt. Olive Name: Richard Kent “Dick”  Grimes  Age: 83 Address: Mount Olive, IL  formerly of Litchfield, IL. Died: Wednesday, January 2, 2019, 11:50 pm  Place: Heritage Health of Gillespie, Gillespie, IL Born: October 12, 1935  Place: Litchfield, IL Father:  the late:  Stephen P. Grimes Mother:  the late:  Mertle Wilhite Grimes Spouse: Harriet Rohmain Goodman Steinbach         Date of Marriage: April 4, 1982 &n…

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    Bernadine Weidler

    Bernadine Weidler Mt. Olive Name: Bernadine Ann Weidler   Age: 92    Address: Mount Olive, IL Died: Tuesday, January 1, 2019, 10:50 am  Place: at her residence, Mount Olive, IL Born: June 24, 1926  Place: Mt. Olive, IL Father: the late:  Michael Martin Tomso Mother: the late:  Mary Anna Bires Tomso Spouse:  the late:   Orville Roland Weidler died February 19, 1979       Date of Marriage:  September 25, 1948   &nbs…

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    John Yates

    John Yates Mt. Olive Name: John Allen Yates  Age: 72 Address: Mt. Olive, IL Died: Saturday, December 29, 2018, 12:16 am  Place: Hillsboro Rehabilitation & Health Care Center, Hillsboro, IL Born: September 24, 1946  Place: Litchfield, IL Father: the late:  Joseph Yates, Jr. Mother: the late:  Mary Chaklos Yates Spouse: Julie Ann Osborn  Yates        Date of Marriage: September 24, 2000         Schooling:   atte…

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    Judith Probst

    Judith Probst Mt. Olive Name: Judith Ann “Judy” Probst  Age: 74 Address: Mount Olive, IL Died: Friday, December 21, 2018, 7:25 pm  Place: Heritage Health of Gillespie, Gillespie, IL Born: June 13, 1944  Place: St. Louis, MO Father: the late:  Joseph Stanley Dittmaier Mother: the late:  Loretta Susan Green Spouse: Billy Dean Probst        Date of Marriage: May 25, 1963       Place of Marriage: Zion Lutheran Church, Staunton, Illinois …

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    Timothy Stout

    Timothy Stout Sorento Name: Timothy  Alan  Stout Age: 52 Address: Sorento, IL Died: Wednesday, December 19, 2018,   Place:  Residence Born: November 1, 1966  Place: Decatur , IL Father: Samuel Mitchell Stout  Mother: Patricia Ann Wykoff Spouse:  Brenda Marie Masters-Stout         Date of Marriage: April 17, 1992        Place of Marriage: Las Vegas,  Nevada Schooling: Attended Parsons Grade School, Decatu…