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Charles Swearingen

Charles Swearingen

Charles Swearingen Charles James Swearingen, age 82, of Rushville, Illinois and more recently a resident the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy, Illinois passed away at 6:32 p.m. Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Illinois. He was born May 30, 1936 in Rushville, Illinois the son of Sterling and Elva Long Swearingen.  He

Verna Frost Seckman

Verna Frost Seckman

Verna Frost Seckman Verna Lea Frost Seckman, age 84 a resident of The Villas of Holly Brook in Washington, Illinois and formerly of Jacksonville, Mt. Sterling and Versailles, Illinois passed away at 8:10 a.m. Saturday, August 11, 2018 at The Villas. She was born February 27, 1934 the youngest of nine children to Grover C.

Linda Christiansen

Linda Christiansen

Linda Christiansen Linda Marnel Christiansen, age 64, of Quincy, Illinois and formerly of Mt. Sterling, Illinois passed away at 12:20 a.m. Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Illinois. She was born April 15, 1954 in Twin Falls, Idaho the daughter of Nelson Joseph and Marie Josephine Srajhans Ripa.  She married D. Scott

Rick Fluckey

Rick Fluckey

Rick Fluckey Rick Fluckey, age 48, of Hammond, Oregon and formerly of Mt. Sterling, Illinois passed away at 5:22 p.m. Thursday, August 2, 2018 at Legacy Emanuel Medical Center in Portland, Oregon. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Hendricker Funeral Home in Mt. Sterling. Rick Fluckey, age 48, of Hammond, Oregon and formerly of Mt.

Lewis Ransom

Lewis Ransom

Lewis Ransom Lewis Glenn Ransom, age 74, of Mt. Sterling, Illinois passed away at 10:38 a.m. Monday, July 30, 2018 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Illinois. He was born March 5, 1944 in Beardstown, Illinois the son of Ernest G. and Thelma Allyne Lewis Ransom.  He married Judith Schuessler on August 4, 1968 at the

Roger Bates, Sr.

Roger Bates, Sr.

Roger Bates, Sr. Roger Alan Bates, Sr., age 69, of Mt. Sterling, Illinois passed away at 5:42 a.m. Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield, Illinois. He was born September 3, 1948 in Macomb, Illinois the son of Grant T. and Vivian Irene Johnson Bates.  He married Bonnie Stout on September 15,

Sharon Rigg

Sharon Rigg

Sharon Rigg Sharon Sue Rigg, age 63, of Mt. Sterling, Illinois passed away at 6:57 p.m. Thursday, July 19, 2018 at her residence. She was born November 27, 1954 in Pittsfield, Illinois the daughter of Robert Eugene and Leta Ilene Phillips Stinson.  She married Jeff Rigg in Palmyra, Missouri and he survives. Mrs. Rigg worked

Grace Capps

Grace Capps

Grace Capps Grace Pauline Capps, age 92, of Mt. Sterling, Illinois passed away at 2:54 p.m. Monday, July 16, 2018 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Illinois. She was born September 9, 1925 in Pike County, Illinois the daughter of Merle and Inez Butler Garrett.  She married Jerry Lee Capps on June 1, 1943 in Bowling

Kenneth Laning

Kenneth Laning

Kenneth Laning Kenneth M. Laning, age 59, of Mt. Sterling, Illinois was pronounced dead at 12:42 a.m. Sunday, July 15, 2018 at the scene of an automobile accident in rural Brown County. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Hendricker Funeral Home in Mt. Sterling. Kenneth M. Laning, age 59, of Mt. Sterling, Illinois was pronounced

Mary Ann Jennings

Mary Ann Jennings

Mary Ann Jennings Mary Ann Jennings, age 78, of Mt. Sterling, Illinois passed away at 1:10 a.m. Sunday, July 15, 2018 at her residence. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Hendricker Funeral Home in Mt. Sterling. Mary Ann Jennings, age 78, of Mt. Sterling, Illinois passed away at 1:10 a.m. Sunday, July 15, 2018 at

Norma Koch

Norma Koch

Norma Koch     Norma Koch, 89, of rural Mount Sterling, Ill., died at home Tuesday evening, July 10, 2018, after an illness of several weeks. Norma was born May 23, 1929, near Timewell in Pea Ridge Township, Brown County, Ill., a daughter of Charles and Eulalia Fitzsimons Nolan. She received her education at the

Robert Edward “Ed” Johnson

Robert Edward "Ed" Johnson

Robert Edward “Ed” Johnson Robert Edward “Ed” Johnson, age 68, of Mt. Sterling, Illinois and formerly of Robinson, Illinois passed away at 10:00 a.m. Sunday, July 8, 2018 at Heritage Health, Therapy &Senior Care in Mt. Sterling. He was born February 28, 1950 in Crawford County, Illinois the son of Herman Edward and Methel June

Daniel Tucker

Daniel Tucker

Daniel Tucker Daniel Eugene Tucker, age 63, of Mt. Sterling, Illinois passed away at 10:30 p.m. Sunday, June 24, 2018 at his residence. He was born May 9, 1955 in Woodriver, Illinois the son of Melva Joyce Strohbeck Tucker.  Dan had worked for National Starch/Celanese in Meredosia for over 40 years.  He graduated from Brown

Chris Wort

Chris Wort

Chris Wort Christopher David Wort, age 57, of Quincy, Illinois and formerly of Mt. Sterling passed away at 12:56 p.m. Monday, June 25, 2018 at his residence. He was born December 6, 1960 in Jacksonville, Illinois the son of James Joseph and Marilyn Ann Nolan Wort. Chris was a self-employed mechanic and had also worked

Roberta Toland

Roberta Toland

Roberta Toland Roberta Alyne Toland, age 94, of Peoria, Illinois and formerly of Brown County, Illinois passed away at 10:53 a.m. Friday, June 22, 2018 at her residence in Peoria. She was born August 24, 1923 in Brown County, Illinois the daughter of Robert and Dora Hughes Waters.  She married Lloyd Lyndle Toland on July

Barbara Mohn

Barbara Mohn

Barbara Mohn Barbara Mohn, age 87, of Versailles, Illinois passed away at 11:50a.m. Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Illinois. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Hendricker Funeral Home in Mt. Sterling. Barbara Mohn, age 87, of Versailles, Illinois passed away at 11:50a.m. Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy,

James Yakle

James Yakle

James Yakle James R Yakle, 94, formerly of Timewell and Clayton, IL, passed away on November 3, 2017, in Palm Harbor, Florida.   He was born in Pea Ridge Township, Brown County, on September 19, 1923, a son of Russell and Mabel Jackson Yakle. He married Betty Kaylor of Clayton, IL, on January 9, 1949, in

LaVern Chute

LaVern Chute

LaVern Chute Mr. Donald LaVern Chute, age 93, of Versailles, Illinois passed away at 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at his residence. He was born October 24, 1924 in Brown County, Illinois the son of Donald Edward and Cecil Eugene Herren Chute.  He married Wanda Roselle Little on June 22, 1947 in Beardstown, Illinois

Edward Viar

Edward Viar

Edward Viar Edward Lee Viar, age 87, a resident of the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy, Illinois passed away at 7:35 a.m. Friday, June 1, 2018 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy. He was born April 1, 1931 in Adams County, Illinois the son of Lloyd Alonza and Geraldine Grunewald Viar.  He married Rita Henrietta Ebbing

Gerald Goudschaal

Gerald Goudschaal

Gerald Goudschaal Gerald Goudschaal, age 79, of rural Clayton, Illinois was pronounced deceased at 4:32 a.m. Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at his residence. Funeral arrangements are pending with the Hendricker Funeral Home in Mt. Sterling. Gerald Goudschaal, age 79, of rural Clayton, Illinois was pronounced deceased at 4:32 a.m. Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at his