Donna Riley

Donna J. Riley, age 91, of Springfield, formerly of Greenview, passed away on Monday, October 30, 2017. Ms. Riley was born on May 14, 1926 in Greenview, the daughter of Donald W. and Anna Grimsley Riley. She is survived by her brother, Pat L. Riley of Huber Heights, OH; a nephew, Michael (wife Lori) Riley […]

Rev. Robert “Bob” D. Ervin

Rev. Robert “Bob” D. Ervin, Sr., age 87, of Sherman, passed away on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at Villa Health Rehab in Sherman, Illinois. Pastor Bob was born July 28, 1930 in Decatur, Illinois, the son of John Samuel and Vera Viola (Purviance) Ervin. He married Phyllis Ann Smith on June 14, 1953 at the […]

Wilma Poe

Wilma J. (Dennison) Poe (87) of Williamsville passed away peacefully from this world to be with Jesus, her personal Lord and Savior, on October 21 at Heritage Hospice. Wilma was born on June 7, 1930 in rural Elkhart to Robin and Elsie (Carter) Dennison. She married her high school sweetheart, Norman (Posey) Poe on June […]

Mary Hughes

Mary Juanita Collins-Hughes, age 86, passed away on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at Sunny Acres Nursing Home near Petersburg, Illinois. She is survived by two daughters, Cindy (Loren) Keltner of Sherman and Jeannie (Gene) Coffman of Chandler, AZ; four grandchildren, Brian (Melina) Collins, Jason (Judy) Yoakum, Josh Collins and Ashlee Coffman; nine great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren, […]

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 […]