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January 20, 2018

Juanita J. Kidd

Juanita J. Kidd

Vandalia, IL

Juanita J. Kidd, 86, of Vandalia, passed away on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield. Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday at Miller Funeral Home in Vandalia, with the Rev. Robert Weaver officiating. Burial will be in Fairlawn Cemetery in...

Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 18 to Jan. 31, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 24 to Jan. 31, 2018.

Jon C. Spain

Jon C. Spain

Lake Mattoon, IL

Jon C. Spain, 66, Lake Mattoon Jon C. Spain, 66, of Lake Mattoon, formerly of Fayette County, died at 2:04 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana. He will be cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date. Gieseking Funeral Home in...

Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 16 to Jan. 24, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 17 to Jan. 24, 2018.

Virginia G. "Birdie" Thacker (Heather)

Virginia G. "Birdie" Thacker (Heather)

Vandalia, IL

Virginia G. "Birdie" Thacker, 96, of Vandalia, formerly of Mulberry Grove, died on Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, at Fayette County Hospital Long Term Care in Vandalia. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at Taylor Cemetery in rural Vandalia, with the Rev. Bruce...

Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 18 to Jan. 31, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 24 to Jan. 31, 2018.

Nancy L. Woolsey-Greer (Alsbury)

Nancy L. Woolsey-Greer (Alsbury)

Sullivan, IN

Nancy L. Woolsey-Greer, 77, of Sullivan, Ind., formerly of Vandalia, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018, at her daughter's home in Sullivan, Ind. Services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday at Unity Baptist Church in Vandalia, with the Rev. Loren File officiating. Burial...

Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 16 to Jan. 24, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 17 to Jan. 24, 2018.

January 17, 2018

Linda Lee Bridges (Luebbers)

Linda Lee Bridges (Luebbers)

Vandalia, IL

Linda Lee Bridges, 79, of Vandalia, died on Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, at Fayette County Hospital in Vandalia. Private family services will be held. Memorials: Richard Bridges. Miller Funeral Home in Vandalia was in charge of arrangements. Online condolences can be expressed at...

Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 9 to Jan. 17, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 10 to Jan. 17, 2018.

Bobby Keith Cox

Bobby Keith Cox

St. Elmo, IL

Bobby Keith Cox, 87, of St. Elmo, passed away at 7:50 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 5, 2018, at Lutheran Care Center in Altamont. Services were held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at First United Methodist Church in St. Elmo, with the Rev. Dan Laack officiating and a one-hour viewing prior to...

Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 7 to Jan. 17, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 10 to Jan. 17, 2018.

Stefan Lou Thomas Goolsby

Stefan Lou Thomas Goolsby

Elizabethtown, IL

Stefan Lou Thomas Goolsby, 25, of Elizabethtown, died on Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017. Per Stefan's wishes, his body has been donated to science. A memorial services will be held at a later date. Stefan was born on March 25, 1992, the son of Tommy and Janice (Carson)...

Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 8 to Jan. 17, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 10 to Jan. 17, 2018.

David W. Hinton

David W. Hinton

Ramsey, IL

David W. Hinton, 81, of Ramsey, died on Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, at his home in Ramsey. Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday at Ramsey Christian Church in Ramsey, with the Revs. Larry Daniel and Robert Francisco officiating. Burial with military rites will be in Ramsey...

Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 7 to Jan. 17, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 10 to Jan. 17, 2018.

Dorothy "Dottie" Jahraus (Rickard)

Dorothy "Dottie" Jahraus (Rickard)

Farina, IL

Dorothy "Dottie" Jahraus, 88, of Farina, died on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018, at her home. Services celebrating her life will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday at Friedens United Church of Christ in Farina, with the Rev. Zack Garrett officiating. The family will gather to meet friends...

Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 7 to Jan. 17, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 10 to Jan. 17, 2018.

Kenneth Eugene "Kenny" Kessler

Kenneth Eugene "Kenny" Kessler

Vandalia, IL

Kenneth Eugene "Kenny" Kessler, 73, of Vandalia, passed away on Jan. 3, 2018, at his home. A memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at Mother of Dolors Catholic Church in Vandalia, with the Rev. Fr. Zach Edgar officiating. Burial will be in Fairlawn Cemetery in...

Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 7 to Jan. 17, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 10 to Jan. 17, 2018.

Rhonda Sue Leigh (Holman)

Rhonda Sue Leigh (Holman)

Pana, IL

Rhonda Sue Leigh, 62, of Pana, died on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018, in her daughter's home. Services were held at 7 p.m. on Friday at McCracken-Dean Funeral Home in Pana, with Bishop Thomas Suey officiating. Inurnment will be held at a later date in Mound Cemetery in Pana....

Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 8 to Jan. 17, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 9 to Jan. 17, 2018.

Karen J. Little (Smith)

Karen J. Little (Smith)

Vandalia, IL

Karen J. Little, 73, of Vandalia, passed away on Friday, Jan. 5, 2018, at Fayette County Hospital in Vandalia. Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday at Miller Funeral Home in Vandalia, with the Rev. Robert Weaver officiating. Burial will be in McInturff Cemetery in...

Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 10 to Jan. 17, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 10 to Jan. 17, 2018.

Kelly Lynn McKinney

Kelly Lynn McKinney

Vernon, IL

Kelly Lynn McKinney, 55, of Vernon, died on Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017, at SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital in Centralia. Per Kelly's wishes, his remains will be cremated. Memorials: The family's wishes. Macz Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Online condolences can be...

Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 8 to Jan. 17, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 10 to Jan. 17, 2018.

Margaret "Margie" Otloe (Lesko)

Margaret "Margie" Otloe (Lesko)

Pana, IL

Margaret "Margie" Otloe, 97, of Pana, died on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, at Imboden Creek Living Center in Decatur. Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Pana, with the Rev. Rodney A. Schwartz officiating. Burial will be in Calvary...

Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 10 to Jan. 17, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 10 to Jan. 17, 2018.

Deloris M. Peckron (Lawler)

Deloris M. Peckron (Lawler)

Vandalia, IL

Deloris M. Peckron, 92, of Vandalia, passed away at 9:30 p.m.on Friday, Jan. 5, 2018, at Fayette County Hospital Long Term Care in Vandalia. Cremation rites were accorded. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday at St. James Evangelical Lutheran Church in...

Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 10 to Jan. 17, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 10 to Jan. 17, 2018.

Mary Lou Robinson (Seibert)

Mary Lou Robinson (Seibert)

Vandalia, IL

Mary Lou Robinson, 86, Vandalia Mary Lou Robinson, 86, of Vandalia, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, at Fayette County Hospital in Vandalia. A funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday at Mother of Dolors Catholic Church, with the Rev. Fr. Zachary Edgar officiating....

Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 10 to Jan. 17, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 10 to Jan. 17, 2018.

January 10, 2018

Darrell Ray Atchison

Darrell Ray Atchison

Patoka, IL

Darrell Ray Atchison, 85, of Patoka, died on Monday, Dec. 18, 2017, at his home. Services were held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 28, at First Baptist Church in Patoka, with the Revs. David Rogers and Bruce Sasse officiating. Visitation was held from 10 a.m. until time of...

Published in The Leader-Union from Dec. 31, 2017 to Jan. 10, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 3 to Jan. 10, 2018.

Wilma A. Brown (Cearlock)

Wilma A. Brown (Cearlock)

Mulberry Grove, IL

Wilma A. Brown, 81, Indiana Wilma A. Brown, 81, formerly of Mulberry Grove, died on Sunday, Dec. 9, 2017, at the home of her son, David, in Indianapolis, Ind. Services will be held at later date, with interment in McInturff Cemetery in Hagarstown. Mrs. Brown was born on Nov....

Published in The Leader-Union from Dec. 31, 2017 to Jan. 10, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 3 to Jan. 10, 2018.

Vincent Quinn Mansker

Vincent Quinn Mansker

St. Elmo, IL

Vincent Quinn Mansker, 26, of St. Elmo, passed away at 10:01 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017, at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana. Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at Freedom Reigns in Christ Church in St. Elmo, with Tim Caraway and Dr. Lowell Donnelley...

Published in The Leader-Union from Dec. 28, 2017 to Jan. 10, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 3 to Jan. 10, 2018.

Paul R. Probst

Paul R. Probst

Hillsboro, IL

Paul R. Probst, 92, of Hillsboro, formerly of Bingham, died on Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017, at Montgomery Nursing and Rehabilitation in Taylor Springs. Services were held at 10 a.m. on Saturday at Miller Funeral Home in Fillmore, with the Rev. Harry Kirk officiating. Burial was...

Published in The Leader-Union from Dec. 30, 2017 to Jan. 10, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 3 to Jan. 10, 2018.

Maurice Dean Trexler

Maurice Dean Trexler

Vandalia, IL

Maurice Dean Trexler, 89, of Vandalia, passed away at 11:25 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017, at Life's Journey Senior Living in Pana. Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday at Bethel Baptist Church in rural Vandalia, with the Rev. Harry Kirk officiating. Interment will...

Published in The Leader-Union from Dec. 29, 2017 to Jan. 10, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Jan. 3 to Jan. 10, 2018.

January 3, 2018

Margaret Ellen Aldridge (Garland)

Margaret Ellen Aldridge (Garland)

St. Elmo, IL

Margaret Ellen Aldridge, 88, of St. Elmo, died on Thursday, Dec. 21, 2017, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield. Cremation rites will be accorded. Memorials: Donor's choice. Hohlt and File Funeral Home in Vandalia was in charge of arrangements. Online condolences can be...

Published in The Leader-Union from Dec. 23, 2017 to Jan. 3, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Dec. 27, 2017 to Jan. 3, 2018.

Sharolyn M. Aumann (Holmes)

Sharolyn M. Aumann (Holmes)

Vandalia, IL

Sharolyn M. Aumann, 76, of Vandalia, died on Monday, Dec. 25, 2017, at Fayette County Hospital Long Term Care in Vandalia. Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at Stiehl-Dawson Funeral Home in Nokomis, with the Rev. Joe Lawson officiating. Burial will be in Witt...

Published in The Leader-Union from Dec. 27, 2017 to Jan. 3, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Dec. 27, 2017 to Jan. 3, 2018.

Bobbie A. "Bob" Blackburn

Bobbie A. "Bob" Blackburn

Ramsey, IL

Bobbie A. "Bob" Blackburn, 81, of Ramsey, died on Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017, at Fayette County Hospital in Vandalia. Graveside services with military rites will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday at Ramsey Cemetery in Ramsey, with the Revs. Harry Kirk, Terry Sapp and Larry Daniel...

Published in The Leader-Union from Dec. 21, 2017 to Jan. 3, 2018.
Published in The Leader-Union from Dec. 27, 2017 to Jan. 3, 2018.
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