Mary L. Pankey

Mary Louise Pankey, age 91, of Elkhart, Illinois, passed away on Saturday, April 16, 2016 at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital. She is survived by her children, Gene (Joan) Pankey of Sherman, Larry (Diane) Pankey of Pleasant Plains, Donald (Stephania) Pankey of Springfield, and Deanne (David) Barker of Elkhart; step-sister, Phyllis (Bob) Hahn; step-brother, Jerry (Marlene) Olson; four sister-in-laws, Joanne Baugher, ...Read More

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Larry Wiker

  Larry Albert Wiker, 70, passed away on 04/15/16 @ 10:10 a.m. at Lakeland Regional Medical Center from a long battle with cancer. He was born 11/21/45 to Dorothy June Ruggles-Wiker and Harold Edwin Wiker in Athens, Ill.  He moved to Florida in 1976. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brothers Harold and David, one grandchild ...Read More


Adolph Gazza, Jr.

Adolph J. Gazza, Jr., age 81, of Sherman, passed away on Friday, April 15, 2016 at St. John’s Hospice. Adolph is survived by sister, Marie Gazza-Viola; two nephews and one niece; two great nephews; one great niece and several cousins. He is preceded in death by both parents and several aunts, uncles and cousins. Adolph was born on January 2, ...Read More

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Caryl L. Baugher

Caryl Baugher, age 54, of Greenview passed away on Wednesday April 13, 2016. She is survived by her mother, Joann Baugher; a sister, Nancy (Karl) Rascher of Chicago; a brother, Don (Brenda) Baugher of New Albany, KS; three nieces; five nephews; five great-nieces; three great-nephews; and several cousins. Caryl is preceded in death by her father, Marshall, and sister Angie ...Read More

Caldwell, Jack

Jack Caldwell

  Jack E. Caldwell age 64, of Williamsville, passed away on Thursday, April 7, 2016 at St. John’s Hospital surrounded by his family and friends. He is survived by his wife, Sheila; son, Dylan Caldwell; daughter, Lacey Jayne (fiancé Marc Delich) Caldwell; three brothers, Robert Wood (Jane) Caldwell, Nik (Sharon) Caldwell, Bradley (Nancy) Caldwell; one sister, Dana Caldwell and one ...Read More


Maureen Bourne

Maureen Bourne age 94, of Sherman, passed away on Sunday April 3, 2016 at the Villa Health Care East. Graveside service held on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 10:00 AM, at Walnut Hill Cemetery, near Williamsville, IL. Rev. Roger James will be officiating.

Stringfield, Florence

Florence Stringfield

Florence Stringfield age 93, of Fancy Prairie, passed away on Friday, April 1, 2016 at Memorial Medical Center surrounded by her loving family. She is survived by son, John (Pat) Stringfield of Athens; daughter, Dr. Arlene (Dr. Tony) Miksanek of Benton, IL; brother, Kenneth (Erna) Weatherby; sister, Frances (Howard) Constant; seven grandchildren, Kathy (Brad) Taylor, Ashleigh (Jason) Miller, Emily (Phillip) ...Read More


Lester Pope

Lester Pope, age 89, of Greenview, passed away on February 27, 2016 at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield, IL. Lester is survived by one son, Les (Karen) Pope of Greenview, IL; one daughter, Sandra Davis of Springfield, IL; six grandchildren, Jessica (Jamie), Erica (Mike), Linda (Chris), Janet, Cindy (Scott) and Tony; twelve great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren as well as several ...Read More

Howard, William

William Howard

William Howard, age 81, of Tallula, passed away on Saturday, February 20, 2016 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. He is survived by several nieces and nephews. William is preceded in death by his siblings, Mary, Alvin, Dale, Reed, Gerald, and Doris. He was born March 25, 1934 in Bolckow, Missouri, the son of William B. and Selma D. (Newburn) ...Read More

Miller, Wilma

Wilma Miller

Wilma Miller, age 88, of Fancy Prairie, passed away on Thursday, February 11, 2016 at Memorial Medical Center. Wilma is survived by her two sons, Terry (Brenda) Miller and Tom (Cathy) Miller; two daughters, Candy (Steve) Farmer and Angie Miller; and one sister, Donna Ott, all of Fancy Prairie; nine grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; as well as several nieces, nephews, and ...Read More