• Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Jennifer Shaffer O’Donnell

    Jennifer Shaffer O’Donnell, age 43 of Big Rock, IL passed away on Thursday, March 26, 2020 at Delnor Community Hospital in Geneva, IL. She was born on September 1, 1976 in Frankfort, IN the daughter of Robert and Carol (Abdon) Shaffer. Jenny graduated from Frankfort High School as Salutation and then graduated from Indiana University with a B.S. in Marketing.  Jenny worked for many outstanding corporations such as Kraft, Heinz and Borden. Jennifer was united in marriage on December 6, 2008 to Mr. Matthew Edwin O’Donnell and they happily spent the next 11 years together sharing adventures and raising their 3 girls. Mrs. O’Donnell and family attended the English Congregational…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Steven F. Hageman

    Steven F.  “Tebo” Hageman, age 69, of Yorkville, IL, formerly of Naperville, passed away Monday, March 23, 2020 at his home.  He was born July 5, 1950 in Aurora, IL the son of Wilbert and Ruth (Drendel) Hageman. Steven was united in marriage on September 13, 2003 to Susan Marie Burke and they spent the next 17 years happily together. Mr. Hageman was a member of Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Naperville, IL.  He was an Auto Mechanic for many years.  He loved his 1955 “Gasser” and was an avid softball player. He spent many happy times with his friends at the Kickers Club in Oswego, IL, the…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Lloyd H. Yepsen

    Lloyd H. Yepsen, age 86 of Yorkville, IL passed away on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at Symphony at Tillers Nursing Home in Oswego, IL. He was born on April 12, 1933 in Princeton, IL the son of Leroy and Martha (Mercer) Yepsen. Lloyd was united in marriage on August 3, 1957 to the former Miss Pera B. Wolf and they spent the next 62 years happily together. Mr. Yepsen was a proud Veteran of the United States Air Force having served during the Korean War. He was formerly employed as an electrical supervisor with the Federal Aviation Administration in Aurora, IL. Lloyd was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Scott William Bonnet

    Scott William Bonnet, age 53, of Yorkville, IL passed away on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at his home. He was born on August 26, 1966 in Freeport, IL the son of Terry L. and Diane (Gille) Bonnet. Scott was united in marriage on September 14, 1991 to the former Kristy K. Luchsinger and spent the next 28 happy years together. He was a loving husband, father, son, brother, and uncle who will be deeply missed by his family and friends. Scott was a 1984 graduate of Lena-Winslow High School in Lena, IL. He served his country proudly as a former member of the United States Amy. Scott was employed for…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Doris S. Millen

    Doris Sarah Millen, age 92, of Yorkville, IL passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at Mercy Center in Aurora, IL. after a long illness.  She was born on March 15, 1928 in Aurora, IL the daughter of Albert and Laura (Stone) Minnich.  Doris was the matriarch of one of the largest families in the Yorkville area. Doris was united in marriage on February 26, 1949 to Arnold Millen, who died on December 7, 2005.  They had 14 children, 29 grandchildren, and 18 great grandchildren.  Her family was the center of her life and she regularly gathered them for dinners, outings, celebrations and other activities right up until the…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Helen M. Drews

    Helen M. Drews Of Walworth Helen M. Drews was born November 10, 1937 in Leona, Wisconsin to Kelly and Virginia Venters.  She passed away on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at her home in Walworth Township. She valued and cherished the time spent with her family and friends and always put her faith in God. Helen also enjoyed the outdoors whether she was camping, fishing, boating, or nature watching. She is very loved and will be missed dearly. Helen is survived by her husband Martin Louis Drews, whom she married on September 24, 1955 in Zenda, Wisconsin; her children Dawn Harmel, Mark Drews, and Tina Drews; grandchildren Paula (Dan) Stephens, Crystal…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Patricia F. Jaruseski

    Patricia F. Jaruseski, age 80 of Naperville, IL (formerly of Yorkville, IL) passed away on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at Edwards Hospital in Naperville, IL. She was born on February 18, 1940 in Alto Pass, IL the daughter of John and Hazel (Cripps) Rushing. Patricia was united in marriage on June 11, 1960 to Mr. Donald Jaruseski and they spent the next 38 years together until his passing on November 7, 1998. Mrs. Jaruseski was formerly employed for 27 years by Caterpillar Inc, in Montgomery, IL until her retirement in 1995. She enjoyed cross stitching and making stained-glass items for her family and friends but loved nothing more than spending…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Delores Marie Boviall

    Delores Marie Boviall Of Delavan, formerly of Walworth   Delores “Dee” Marie Boviall, 91, passed away peacefully at the home of her granddaughter Michelle Maynard from a battle with Alzheimer’s.  Delores was born  August 1, 1928 in Linn Township, Wisconsin to Dewey S. and Nellie M. (Huston) Baker.  She married Donald R. Boviall on March 16, 1946 in Walworth. Dee had a great passion of giving kids treats from a cookie drawer and entertaining them.  She worked at RIC Finance for 40 years until her retirement. Delores is survived by her daughter Donna (Rich) Grace; grandkids Michelle (Dion) Maynard and Rachelle (Kelly) Heger; great grandkids Daltyn Maynard, Brianna (Ryan) Hoven;…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Donald H. Tyne

    Donald H. Tyne, age 77 of Waterman, IL passed away on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at Journeycare Hospice in Barrington, IL. He was born on October 31, 1942 in DeKalb, IL the son of Harold and Violet (Smith) Tyne. Donald was united in marriage on August 4, 1986 in Dubuque, IA to Jeanne J. Knudtson and they spent the next 33 years happily together. Mr. Tyne was a mechanic for many years, at one time owning his own business. Don was an avid golfer and he also enjoyed fishing. Don was a loving husband, father, step-father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and uncle who will be deeply missed by his family and…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Ramon Quinonez

    Ramon Quinonez, age 60, of Plano, IL passed away on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, IL. He was born on July 18, 1959 in Durango, Mexico the son of Juan Najera and Elena Quinonez. Ramon is survived by his wife, Maria Galvan of Plano, IL; his children, Rosa Rocha of Plano, IL, Olivia, Juan, Yahaira, Wili, and Eliana Quinonez all of Mexico; his fourteen grandchildren; his mother Elena Najera of California; his three sisters and two brothers; as well as many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Juan Najera; and his son, Alejandro Quinonez. Funeral Services will be held…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Marie E. Featherstone

    Marie E. Featherstone Of Walworth   Marie E. Featherstone was born April 22, 1921 in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin to Albert and Luella (Hertel) Draeger. She passed away on Friday, March 13, 2020 at Golden Years of Walworth. Marie’s life was guided by her faith in the Lord Jesus Christ and she was an active member of the First Baptist Church in Delavan. Marie married Marshall Featherstone June 6, 1953. She embraced rural life with Marshall and fostered that love in her children and grandchildren. As a homemaker for almost 70 years she filled her days with cooking, needle work, quilting, sewing, vegetable canning, bird watching, and the love of flowers.…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Larry Ralph Deming

    Larry Ralph Deming, age 74, of Waterman, IL passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at his home. He was born on July 16, 1945 in Aurora, IL the son of Ralph Marshall and Olive Eleanor (Blake) Deming Jr. Larry attended West Aurora schools and graduated from West Aurora High School in 1963. He was united in marriage on October 7, 1972 to the former Carol Lynn Smith and spent many happy years together until her passing. Larry and Carol fostered many children throughout the years. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, and uncle who will be deeply missed by his family and friends. Larry was first…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Susan Locke

    Susan Locke, age 83, of Plano, IL passed away unexpectedly on March 10, 2020 at Edward Hospital in Naperville, IL. She was born on June 8, 1936 in McMinnville, TN the daughter of Jay and Ruby (Holder) Allen. Susan was united in marriage to Daniel Locke and they spent many happy years together until his passing. She was formerly employed by The Devonshire in Lisle, IL and Talbots in Naperville, IL. Susan was a volunteer for many years at Rush Copley Medical Center in Aurora, IL. She enjoyed shopping with her family and friends. Susan most of all loved being Nana to her four grandchildren. She was a loving wife,…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Etta Mae Geier Gray

    Etta Mae Geier Gray   Etta Mae Geier Gray, age 88, of Delavan passed away Thursday, March 5, 2020, at Burlington Memorial Hospital in Burlington, Wisconsin. She was born May 2, 1931 at her grandmother’s house in Boscobel, Wisconsin. Etta attended Holy Redeemer Elementary School and Edgewood High School in Madison, Wisconsin. She also attended UW-Madison and was a member of the Chi Omega Sorority. Etta and George Gray were married March 29, 1952 in Madison, Wisconsin. They lived in Seattle, Washington while George was in service during the Korean War. Upon returning to Wisconsin, they settled in Williams Bay, where George taught at WBHS and Etta eventually began a…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    David C. Baker

    David C. Baker, age 71, of Sandwich, IL passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, March 8, 2020 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich, IL. He was born on August 3, 1948 in Sandwich, IL the son of Richard C and Hazel Jeanne (Weir) Baker. David was united in marriage on May 22, 1982 to the former Candace Shumway and they spent the next 37 happy years together. He is survived by his wife, Candi Baker of Sandwich, IL; his son, Brent Baker of Sandwich, IL; his daughter, Kelsey (Kurt) Mattson of Hinckley, IL; his grandson, Truitt Mattson; and his mother, Jeanne Baker of Leland, IL. He was preceded in death…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Steven Josef Eckardt

    Steven Josef Eckardt, age 51, of Yorkville, IL passed away on Sunday, March 8, 2020 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, IL.  He was born July 2, 1968 in Naperville, IL the son of Herbert and Erika (Zauner) Eckardt. Steven was united in marriage on May 15, 1993 to Pamela Mazurek, they spent the next 26 happy years together.  He was a Registered Nurse at Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital in Hines, IL.  Steven was a proud veteran of the United States Navy.  He was a long time and active member of the ALS Support Group.  Steven enjoyed golfing and spending time with his family and friends.  He will be…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Ronald James Kuhn

    Ronald James Kuhn, age 72, of Oswego, IL passed away on Sunday, March 8, 2020 at The Reserve of Oswego in Oswego, IL. He was born March 19, 1947 in Aurora, IL the son of John T. and Angeline (White) Kuhn. Ron was united in marriage on October 19, 1974 to Margaret Joy Page, they spent the next 43 happy years together until her passing in 2017. He was formerly employed at Caterpillar Inc. in Aurora, IL. Ron was a proud veteran of the United States Navy.  He belonged to the American Legion in La Grange, IL, The Dominics Club along with the Knights of Columbus.  Ron enjoyed farming, traveling,…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Frances M. Rahn

    Frances M. Rahn Of Walworth   Frances M. Rahn was born October 9, 1935 in Elkhorn to Andrew and Nellie (Mulder) DeYoung. She passed away on Friday, March 6, 2020 at Lakeland Medical Center in Elkhorn. Fran married Phillip “Mike” Rahn on October 10, 1953 in Genoa City. She worked and volunteered at Golden Years of Walworth for over 20 years. Frances is survived by her children Phillip Rahn, Debra (Ray) Woods, Charles Rahn, and Sandra Rahn; sisters Alice Rahn and Ann Siebel; as well as many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband Phillip “Mike”; her parents; brothers Johnny (Faith) DeYoung, Andrew DeYoung, and Edward…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Julie A. Riffell

    Julie A. Riffell, age 64 of Waterman, IL passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at her home in Waterman, IL. She was born on May 19, 1955 in Aurora, IL. She was the daughter of James and Annette (Lawrence) Forbes. Julie was united in marriage on April 13, 1974 to Daniel J. Riffell and they have been happily married for 45 years. Julie enjoyed spending time and traveling with her family. She also enjoyed gardening and was an avid dog lover. Julie was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and aunt who will be deeply missed by her family and friends. She was full of love, life, and…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    David Earl Fairchild

    David Earl Fairchild of Walworth   David Earl Fairchild was born March 24, 1942 in Elkhorn, Wisconsin to Lowell Earl and Gladys Helen (Lambert) Fairchild.  He passed away on Monday, March 2, 2020 with his loved ones. David is lovingly remembered by his wife Susan Ann (Jacobs) Fairchild, whom he married on August 3, 1968 in Lily, Wisconsin; his children Troy (Claudine) Fairchild, Nicole (Mike) Fairchild Himebaugh, and Jolene Fairchild; grandchildren Ella, Ava, and Taiten Fairchild and Tex Himebaugh; sister Diane (Greg) Downey; as well as many other loving relatives. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Dean Fairchild. David was a devoted family man, avid outdoorsman,…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Catherine Ann DeVries

    Catherine Ann DeVries Of Maple Grove, MN Catherine Ann DeVries was born December 27, 1941 in Viroqua, WI to Jacob and Margaret (Kearney) Peters.  After losing her parents at a young age, she was raised by her Uncle and Aunt, David and Sarah Peters, of Delavan, WI.  Catherine passed away on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at SilverCreek on Main Memory Care in Maple Grove, MN. Catherine is survived by her husband Richard DeVries; children Richard (Gabriele) DeVries, Melissa (Rich) Uselman, and Erica (Anthony) Millar; grandchildren Alex DeVries, Morgan, Anika, Caleb, and Elijah Millar, and Derek and Jackson Uselman; sister Irene (George) Butenuth; sisters-in-law Barbara Peters and Joyce (Don Wubbs) Martin.…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Elizabeth Mae Lento

    Elizabeth Mae “Betty” Lento, 83 of Yorkville, IL formerly of Naperville, IL passed Thur. Feb. 27, 2020 at her home. Born on July 25, 1936 in Chicago, IL daughter of the late Anton and Anne (Sammon) Schwartz. Betty was united in marriage on July 27, 1964 to Mr. Salvatore Lento and they spent the next 41 years happily together until his passing Dec. 4, 2005. Loving mother of Diana (Anthony) Riedy, Salvatore Lento Jr., and Regina (William) Wright; devoted grandmother of Drake and Dylan Riedy, Aiden, Ariana and Caleb Wright and Dominick Lento; fond sister of Maria (George) Harvey, and the late Pearl Kapalczynski and Toni Johnson. Visitation 4:00 until…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Robert A. Fleckinger

    Robert A. Fleckinger, age 83, of Yorkville, IL passed away on Friday, February 28, 2020 at Bickford of Oswego Senior Living in Oswego, IL. He was born on August 3, 1936 In Nekoosa, WI the son of Arthur and Gretchen (Binger) Fleckinger. Robert was united in marriage on November 6, 1966 to the former Linda Gardener and they spent the next 53 happy years together. Mr. Fleckinger was a member of Cross Lutheran Church in Yorkville, IL. Robert served his country proudly as a member of the United States Army having served in Korea after the war. He was employed by the United City of Yorkville in the Public Works…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Angela Rose Wagner

    Angela Rose Wagner, age 40 of Yorkville, IL passed away unexpectedly on Friday, February 28, 2020. She was born on May 14, 1979 in Aurora, IL the daughter of Eugene Lawrence and Marcella K. (Miller) Wagner Jr. The most important part of Angela’s life was taking care of her daughter, Marcella Rose. Angela was a loving mother, daughter and aunt who will be deeply missed by her family and friends. Angela is survived by her daughter, Marcella Rose Futrell of Yorkville, IL; her parents, Eugene and Marcella Wagner of Yorkville, IL; her niece, Zoey Elizabeth Wagner and her nephews, Colton Lee Wagner and Riley Gene Poppleton. Precede in death by…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Kay Lucille Griffing

    Kay Lucille Griffing Of Walworth   Kay L. Griffing was born September 2, 1937 in Woodstock, Illinois to Howard and Hazel (Wittmus) Schultz.  She passed away on Friday, February 28,. 2020 at Azura Memory Care in Clinton, Wisconsin. Kay was proud to be a lifetime resident of Walworth, raising four children alongside her husband Jim.  Over eight decades, Kay was an active and supportive community member, involved in countless volunteer programs that made life better and more interesting for children, students, adults and seniors.  Kay was also very social and was always thankful to so have many close friends to share the wonderful moments that can only happen in close-nit…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Joel Steven Maye

    Joel S. Maye, 59, of Amarillo, TX died Wednesday, February 26, 2020, in Yorkville, IL. Family visitation will be from 5:30-8:00 p.m., Monday, March 2, 2020, at Nelson Funeral Home, 1617 North Bridge St., Yorkville, IL.  A memorial service will be at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, March 3, 2020, at St. David’s Episcopal Church, 701 N. Randall Rd, Aurora, IL with the Rev. Liz Meade, rector, officiating.  A memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, March 7, 2020, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount Blvd., Amarillo, TX. Joel was born October 18, 1960, in Houston, TX.  Following graduation from Dulles High School in Stafford, TX, he joined the US…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Ronald S. Johnson

    Ronald S. Johnson, age 84, of Sheridan, IL passed away on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at his home. He was born on March 13, 1935 in Chicago, IL the son of Nels and Lucille (Welsher) Johnson. Ronald was united in marriage to the former Barbara Ann Goodwin and they spent the next 58 happy years together until her passing on January 9, 2015. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and brother who will be deeply missed by his family and friends. He is survived by his children, Daniel (Rose Mott) Johnson of Earlville, IL, Pamela Johnson-Ash of Sun Valley, NV, and Brenda (Earl) Littlebrant of LaSalle, IL; his…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Wayne L. Hensel

    Wayne L. Hensel Of Elkhorn   Wayne L. Hensel was born December 24, 1937 in West Chicago, Illinois to Arthur and Edna (Nelson) Hensel.  He passed away on Friday, February 21, 2020 at Mercy Walworth Medical Center. Wayne lived an amazing 82 years. He graduated from West Chicago High School. He retired from Illinois Bell after 33 1/2 years. He continued to train and consult for the company as well as many other things. Wayne was the president of the West Chicago Gun Club and was a member of the West Chicago Methodist Church. He resided in West Chicago, IL; Antioch, IL; McHenry, IL; La Valle, WI; and Elkhorn, WI. In…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Judith L. Smith

    Judith L. Smith, age 76 of Newark, IL passed away unexpectedly on Friday, February 21, 2020 at Northwestern Medicine Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich, IL. She was born on December 19, 1943 in Milwaukee, WI the daughter of Norman C. and Eleanor (Gale) Knoll. Judith was united in marriage on August 1, 1964 to Mr. William R. Smith and they spent the next 55 years happily together. Mrs. Smith was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and aunt who will be deeply missed by her family and many friends. Judith is survived by her husband, William R. Smith of Newark, IL; her daughters, Michal (Seth) Palatnik of Glencoe,…

  • Plano,  Sandwich,  Yorkville

    Lynn C. Lottig

    Lynn C. Lottig Of Delavan, formerly of Walworth and Linn Township   Lynn C. Lottig was born May 27, 1946 to Bob and Eunice Schaid in Elkhorn, Wl. Lynn was united in marriage to Rick Lottig on March 10, 1967, in Winona, MN. Lynn passed away on February 17, at Journey Care hospice facility in Chicago from a malignant brain tumor.   Lynn loved flower gardening, birding, reading, golfing, walking and traveling, having visited 48 states. She was active in the Fontana Garden Club, three book clubs, several bridge groups and her church, Faith Lutheran in Walworth. She enjoyed shopping, but her absolute favorite thing was to attend her grandkids…