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Obituaries

Kenneth James Walker

July 10, 2017

Kenneth James Walker, 57, of Springfield, IL died on Monday, July 10, 2017 at Heritage Health in Springfield.  Cremation rites have been accorded.  Burial will take place at Rochester Cemetery in Rochester, IL Wednesday, July 19, 2017, 10:30am at t

Lawrence William Gregg

July 7, 2017

Lawrence William "Larry" Gregg, 67, passed away on July 7, 2017 at St. John's Hospital in Springfield, IL.  The oldest son of Lloyd and Esther Gregg, he was born August 6, 1949.  He spent most of his life working as a long-haul trucker.  He loved

April M. Poore

July 4, 2017

April May Poore, 43, of Jacksonville, IL died Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at Passavent Hospital in Jacksonville, IL.  Cremation rites have been accorded and no services are planned at this time.

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Richard Franklin Brower

June 22, 2017

Richard Franklin Brower, 82, of Springfield, IL died Thursday, June 22, 2017 at his home in Springfield, IL.  Cremation rites have been accorded, no services are planned at this time.

David A. Baptist

June 22, 2017

[gallery link="none" columns="5" ids="581,585,584,583,582"] David Allen Baptist passed away on June 22, 2017 at Memorial Hospital in Springfield, IL due to complications from anti-phospholipid syndrome.  He was 56 years old at his time of death.

Audrey Marie Ritz

June 18, 2017

Audrey Marie Ritz, 80, of Springfield, IL passed away on June 18, 2017 at Memorial Medical Center.  She was born October 8, 1938 in Springfield, IL and was a lifetime resident.  Audrey was retired from Illinois Bell.  She is survived by daughter,

Dorothy Barger

June 9, 2017

Dorothy Barger, 86, of Springfield, IL died Friday, June 9, 2017 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL.  Cremation rites have been accorded and no services are planned at this time.

Jeffrey B. Naumann

June 8, 2017

Jeffrey B. Naumann, 59, of Springfield, IL died Thursday, June 8, 2017 at his residence in Springfield.  He was born March 8, 1958 to Bernard and Rita (Ballinger) Naumann. He is preceded in death by his father, grandparents, several aunts and unc

Rose B. Lisnek

May 24, 2017

Rose Blossom Lisnek, 89, of Decatur, IL passed away Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at Decatur Memorial Hospital.  No services are planned at this time, cremation rites have been accorded.

Sharon Kay (Blunt) Williams

May 16, 2017

Sharon Kay (Blunt) Williams, 53, of Springfield, IL died Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at her home surrounded by her family.  She was born June 10, 1963 in Carlsbad, NM, the daughter of Russell and Mary (Fulcher) Blunt.  Sharon married Patrick Williams Sr.

Michele Lynn Robinett

May 13, 2017

Michele Lynn Robinett, 52, of Buffalo, IL passed away Saturday, May 13, 2017 at her home in Buffalo, IL.  Michele was born January 13, 1965 in Tampa, FL to Frank Sr. and Trudy Wheeler. Michele was a nail technician for over 20 years.  She loved

Martha J. (Wainscott) Pillars

May 6, 2017

Martha Jean Pillars, 76, of Springfield, IL died Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Heritage Health in Springfield, IL.  She was born October 30, 1940 to James and Elizabeth (Lovall) Wainscott in Martin, TN.  Private family services will be held at a later d

Margaret "Peggy" (McKenna) Aiello

May 4, 2017

Margaret “Peggy” (McKenna) Aiello, 73, of Weymouth, MA, and formerly of Medfield and Brighton, MA died Thursday, May 4, 2017 at McDonough District Hospital in Macomb, IL.  She was born December 27, 1943 in Brighton, MA to John and Ellen (Costell

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Byron "Bud" A. Bartlett

May 1, 2017

Byron “Bud” A. Bartlett, 77, of Springfield, IL died Monday, May 1, 2017 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL.  Bud was born February 14, 1940 to Byron E. and Edna Y. (Lodwick) Bartlett in Las Vegas, NV, and they preceded him in death.

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William "Billy" Lee Seward

April 19, 2017

William “Billy” Lee Seward, 64, of Mason City, IL died Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL.  Billy was born March 22, 1953 in Lincoln, IL to William and Vera Seward. Billy served his country in the US Marin

Helen Roxann (McDonald) Kubinski

April 16, 2017

Helen Roxann "Roxi" McDonald Kubinski, 60, of Joliet, IL  formerly of Clinton, IL died Sunday, April 16, 2017 at Vonderlieth Living Center in Mt. Pulaski, IL.  She was born June 9, 1956 to Duard McDonald and Carolyn Spencer McDonald McKee.  Roxi m

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Robert Lee Ackley

April 13, 2017

Robert Lee Ackley, 75, of Roodhouse, IL died Thursday, April 13, 2017 at St. John's Hospital in Springfield, IL.  A full obit is pending...

George Andrew King

April 12, 2017

George Andrew "Andy" King, 54, of Decatur, IL died Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at St. John's Hospital in Springfield, IL.  He was born December 14, 1962 to Raymond and Carolyn (Bledroe) King of Metamora, IL. Andy is survived by his parents, brother

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Robert C. Crumly II

April 11, 2017

Robert C. Crumly II, 68, of Ashland, IL died Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at St. John's Hospice in Springfield.  Bob was born October 16, 1948 in Springfield, IL to Robert C. and Shirley (Fahrenbacher) Crumly. Bob is survived by his wife Leesa, 2 sons

Crystal Lynn Fagan

April 10, 2017

Crystal Lynn Fagan, 33, of Springfield, IL died Monday, April 10, 2017 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL.  Crystal was born December 28, 1983 to James and Candie (Lookingbill) Fagan.  She is preceded in death by her mother and survived

Ronald C. Kennerly

March 29, 2017

Ron Kennerly, 81 of Springfield, died at 3:45 p.m. on Wednesday, 29 March 2017 at Memorial Medical Center ICU, supported by an incredibly professional and caring staff. He was born 12 Aug 35 to Huvil and Gertrude Kennerly in Taylorville IL. He ear

Maria Mabel (Burge) Blankenship

March 22, 2017

Maria M. Blankenship, 96, of Springfield, IL passed away on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at Heritage Health in Springfield, IL.  She was born August 10, 1920 in Springfield, IL to Ernest and Elizabeth (Morris) Burge.  Maria married Kenneth L. Blankens

Mickhail S. Fayhee

March 8, 2017

Mickhail (Mickey) Sha’hanka Fayhee, 31, of Avon, IL passed away Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL.  Mickey was born July 25, 1985 in Peoria, IL and adopted by Elizabeth Fayhee. She received her Associate of

Ronald M. Schwabe

February 27, 2017

Ronald M. Schwabe (1965-2017), 51 years of age, left this life February 27, 2017 surrounded by his family and closest friends.  He was a person who always lived life to its fullest, but the last few years were fraught with constant, intense, chronic

Stephen Burl Schnorf

February 27, 2017

  Stephen "Steve" Burl Schnorf, 72, of Rochester, Ill., died of pancreatic cancer on Feb. 27, 2017 at St. John’s Hospice in Springfield, Ill. Steve was born Nov. 18, 1944, in Charleston, Ill., the eldest of four sons of Burl and Marjorie