Benner, Don

Don Benner

Don Benner, age 89, of Williamsville, passed away on Monday, October 12, 2015 at his residence. He is survived by his wife, Sarah; children, Kathy (Dave) Lemme of Williamsville, Tom (Marty) Benner of Shelbyville, Nadine (Mark) Hayward of Sherman, Steve (Teresa) Benner of Williamsville, Dave (Lori) Benner of Buffalo; fourteen grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Norma Carter and Wanda ...Read More

McCutchan, J. Byron

J. Byron McCutchan

J. Byron McCutchan passed away at 8:15 on Thursday, October 8 at his home with his family, surrounded by his loved ones. Byron was born December 9, 1939 in Evansville, IN and grew up in the McCutchanville, IN area.  His parents were Owen and Alta McCutchan.   They preceded him in death. Byron graduated from the University of Evansville.  It was ...Read More

Hagaman, John

John Hagaman

John Hagaman, age 85, of Sherman, passed away on Sunday, September 27, 2015 at his home. He is survived by his wife Mary Ann; his children; Linda (Gary) Shudrowitz, John (companion Sally) Hagaman, Kris (deceased) (Dennis) Danner, Jackie (Dickie, deceased) Blissett, LuAnn (Tom) Meyer, Denise (Roger) Burton, Tammy (companion Brian) Anderson, Scott (Kathy) Timm, and Jay (Robin) Timm; twenty-three grandchildren; ...Read More

Bryant, Carol

Carol Ann Bryant

Carol Ann Bryant, age 76, of Athens, went to be with the Lord at 2:05 PM, Sunday, September 20, 2015 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL. She was born February 25, 1939 the daughter of Elmer A. “Dutch” and Caroline Rheude from Riverton.  She married Ronald L. Bryant of Athens, IL on May 22, 1960. Carol is preceded in ...Read More

Hendrickson, Rowena

Rowena Hendrickson

Rowena Hendrickson, age 83, of Springfield, passed away on Thursday, September 17, 2015 at St. John’s Hospice in Springfield. She is survived by her husband, Fred, Sr.; two daughters, Dawn (Rich) Stuemke of Springfield and LaDonna (Dale) Smith of Springfield; one son, Fred (Susan) Hendrickson, Jr. of Cape Coral, FL; ten grandchildren; seventeen great-grandchildren; several foster great-grandchildren; and several nieces ...Read More

Dirks, Allison

Allison “Al” Dirks

Allison Dirks, age 53, of Athens, passed away on Tuesday September 15, 2015 at his residence. He is survived by a son, Bradley; wife, Sherrie of Athens, as well as cousins. Al is preceded in death by his parents, Eddie A. Dirks who was born February 10, 1929 and died, December 3, 2005 at the age of 76; and Dorothy ...Read More

Guthrie, Bettyanne

Bettyanne Guthrie

Bettyanne “Betty” Guthrie, age 83, of Petersburg, passed away on September 7, 2015 at home with her loving family by her side. She is survived by her husband James of 58 years; two daughters, whom both are nurses, Paula Echols (Mark “Tony”) of Tennessee and Sarah Bly of Springfield, IL; three grandchildren, James Echols and Stephanie Tribble of TN and ...Read More

Powell, Charles

Charles “Bud” Powell

Charles “Bud” Powell, age 87, of Williamsville, passed away on September 3, 2015 at Villa Health Care in Sherman. Bud is survived by his wife Doris, a son Chuck (Sherri) Powell of Williamsville; two grandsons, Bill (Robyn) of Sherman and Zachary (Becky) of Kankakee, IL; one granddaughter Katie Bohannon (Tom) of Williamsville; seven great grandchildren; Zoe, Gage, Miley, Sophie, Luke, ...Read More

Hill, Virginia

Virgina Hill

Virginia Hill, age 99, of Sherman, passed away on Sunday August 30, 2015, at Villa Health Care East in Sherman, Illinois. Virginia is survived by four children, Mike Hill, Cathy Reid, Barbara Buscher, Marilyn Nickel; one brother, Larry Edwards; two sisters, Wanda Bell and Judy Higgerson; 18 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; and 7 great-great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by ...Read More

Forden, Lana

Lana Forden

Lana Forden, age 64, of Springfield, passed away on August 20, 2015, in Ontario, Canada. She is survived by her husband, Kevin; two children, Vicki (Kirk) Forden Brauer of Wildwood, Missouri & Jon Forden of Springfield;  two sisters Janice (Ed) Nichols and Peggy Mounce, sister-in-law, Becky Ethell; three grandchildren, Taylor Forden, Lincoln and Owen Brauer; many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews ...Read More