Doris Powell

Doris Powell, age 89, of Williamsville, passed away on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at Heritage Health in Springfield. Doris was born September 22, 1928 in Williamsville, IL the daughter of Robin and Elsie Dennison. She is survived by her son, Chuck (Sherri) Powell of Williamsville; two grandsons, Bill (Robyn) Powell, of Sherman and Zachary (Becky) […]

Linda Yokley

Linda Yokley, age 69, of Williamsville, passed away on Thursday, October 12, 2017 at Reflections Memory Care in Chatham surrounded by family. She was born on October 14, 1947 the daughter of Junior and Mary Strode of Rochester, IL. Linda married Tom Yokley on August 26, 1967 and they enjoyed 50 wonderful years together. She […]

William Dean Kern

William Dean Kern , age 80, of Petersburg, formerly of Athens, passed away on Monday, October 2, 2017 at his residence. Mr. Kern was born November 16, 1936 in Springfield, Illinois, the son of William L. and Jeanette Council Kern. He is survived by his two sons, Robert Dean (Kristina) Kern of Greenview and Douglas […]

Donna Antonacci

Donna Jean Antonacci age 61, of Athens, passed away on Monday, October 2, 2017 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield surrounded by her family. She was born on March 14, 1956 the daughter of Andrew and Virginia Upton. She is survived by daughter, Angela (Bob) O’Neal of Sherman; one son, John DiGiovanna Jr. of Athens; […]

Barbara Peddicord

Barbara Jean Peddicord, age 75, of Lincoln, passed away on Friday, September 29, 2017 at Lincoln Christian Village. Barb is survived by a sister, Karen (Ron) Weidhuner; brother, Harry (Wanda) Nichols; as well as several nieces, nephews and friends. She is preceded in death by both parents and one daughter, Stephanie Sophia Peddicord. Barb was […]

Larry Pickrell

Larry Pickrell “Pickles”, age 74, of Athens, passed away on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family. He is survived by four daughters; Renea Cox, Rebecca Pickrell, Laken (Alex) Castrillo and Carol Maria; as well as several step-children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends. Pickles is preceded in death by […]

Dorothy Engel

Dorothy Engel, age 89, of Lemont, formerly of Springfield, passed away on Monday, September 25, 2017 at Lemont Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Lemont, IL. Dorothy was born on June 10, 1928, the daughter of Herman and Carrie Geriets. She married Harold Engel on February 7, 1947. Dorothy is survived by her son, Gary Engel […]

Audrey Rapp

Audrey M. Rapp, age 91, of Petersburg, passed away Thursday, September 21, 2017 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. Mrs. Rapp was born May 17, 1926 in Greenview the daughter of Adam and Golda (Goldie) May Sampson Hibbs. She married Benjamin F. Rapp on January 21, 1946 at the Mason City Christian Church. She attended […]

Walter E. Bennett

Walter Bennett, age 87, of Springfield, passed away on Friday, September 15. Walter was born July 6, 1930 in Springfield, the son of Amon and Mae Bennett. He married Helen Mangold on September 7, 1951. He is survived by his wife, Helen; one son, Gene (wife Betty) Bennett; two grandchildren, Cory (wife Amy) & Christy; […]

Marshall E. Starr

On September 12, 2017, Marshall E. Starr, age 89, of Greenview, passed away at his residence. Marshall was born on October 21, 1927 in Petersburg, Illinois the son of James and Ethel Neat Starr. He is survived by a son, Michael (Barb) Starr; two daughters, Gloria Starr and Karen Ferguson; grandchildren, Edward (Jana) Ferguson, Jon […]