Jim Caldwell

Jim Caldwell, age 63, of Jacksonville, formerly of Fancy Prairie, passed away on Friday, April 29, 2016 at Passavant Area Hospital in Jacksonville. He is survived by a large and loving family. Jim is preceded in death by his parents and younger brother, Robbie Caldwell. He was born June 20, 1952 in Springfield, Illinois, the […]

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) […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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.

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]