Denton, Maurine

Maurine Denton, age 93, of Athens, died Monday, March 19, 2007 at Sunny Acres Nursing Home in Petersburg. Survived by: Sons : Walter (Judy) Bryant of Athens Bill (Carolyn) Bryant of Athens Ronald (Carol) Bryant of Athens 10 Grandchildren 9 Great-grandchildren Several Nieces & Nephews Mrs. Denton was born January 18, 1914 in Athens, Illinois, […]

Ferguson, Pauline

Pauline “Polly” Velma Ferguson, 87, passed away on Thursday, March 15th at 6:10 AM at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield. She was born July 28, 1919 in Hancock County at LaHarpe, Illinois, the daughter of John E. and Esther (Johnson) Johnson. She worked as a waitress at several places including Tuscola, Petersburg, and Kresge Store […]

Ilsley, Eric R.

Eric R. Ilsley, age 49, of Williamsville, died at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, on Thursday, March 15, 2007. Survived by: Daughter : Megan J. Ilsley of Williamsville Parents Robert and Florence Ilsley of Athens Two Sisters : Shirley Green of Springfield, IL Ellen Perry of Dawson Several Nieces and One Nephew Mr. Ilsley was […]

Hall, Heather Renee

Heather Renee Hall, age 33, of Springfield died Thursday, March 8, 2007 at St. John’s Hospital. Survived by: Daughter – Ashley Hall of Springfield Mother – Connie (husband Ross) Jennings of Springfield, Illinois Brother : Alan Hall of Springfield, Illinois Grandmother : Pauline Jennings of Springfield, Illinois “Mother & Father-in-law” – Brenda & Happy Hanna […]

Abel, Florence

Florence Abel, age 80, of Springfield, died Thursday February 22, 2007 at Memorial Medical Center. Survived by: Brother : Walter “Buddy” Abel of Athens Sister : Dorothy Beaty of Petersburg 2 Nieces and 1 Nephew Ms. Abel was born on October 13, 1926 in Morgan, Illinois the daughter John C. and Ethel Mae Lockett Abel […]

Donley, Leroy

Leroy Donley, age 68 of Lincoln, Missouri, formerly of Sherman, Illinois, died Saturday February 17, 2007 at his residence in Lincoln, Missouri Survived by: Wife – Mary Jane Donley of Lincoln, Missouri Son – James Leroy (wife Mia) Donley of Yuma, Arizona Mother – Harriet Donley Two Brothers -Delmar Donley Jr. (companion Judy Hawks) of […]

Tomlin, Roger

Roger D. Tomlin, age 64, of Athens, IL died at Memorial Medical Center on February 12, 2006. Survived by; Wife : Patricia of Athens Two Sons – Christian (wife Lisa) Tomlin of Athens Jason Tomlin of Athens One Daughter : Nicole (husband Joe) Antonacci of Athens Seven Grandchildren Several Nieces and Nephews Two Brothers : […]

Miller, Helen

Helen Miller, age 86, of Sherman, formerly of Fancy Prairie, died Tuesday, February 6, 2007, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. Survived by: Two Sons-Robert (wife Carol) Miller of Fancy Prairie Ron (wife Tammy) Miller of Bethlehem, PA One Daughter – Carol (husband Mark) Harting of Springfield, IL. Sisters – Doris (Urban) Wolf of Evansville, […]

Fitschen, Merritt W.

Merritt W. Fitschen, age 87, of Cantrall, died Friday, February 2, 2007 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. He is survived by: Spouse – Esther of Cantrall Son – Larry (wife Sherry) Fitschen of Cantrall Five Grandchildren – Larry (wife Karla) Fitschen Jr. – Denise (husband Scott) Edmiston – B.J. (wife Sheila) Fitschen – April […]

Hays, Shirley J.

Shirley J. Hays, age 79, of Riverton, died Wednesday, January 31, 2007 at 2:50 PM at her residence. Survived by: Two Sons-Thomas (wife Brenda) Hays of Manito -Carroll (wife Diane) Hays of Williamsville Two Daughters- Bobbie Freer of Peoria -Robin (husband Michael) Heffron of El Paso Six Grandchildren Three Sisters-Alta (husband Thurman) Carter of Woodsfield, […]