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Today's Obituaries

Henrietta P. Arends-Uphoff (Penn) Obituary (Peoria Journal Star)

Henrietta P. Arends-Uphoff (Penn)

Trivoli, IL

Henrietta P. (Penn) Arends-Uphoff TRIVOLI - Henrietta P. (Penn) Arends-Uphoff, 92, of Trivoli passed away at 10:05 p.m. on Sunday, May 21, 2017, at Sugar Creek Memory Center in Normal, IL. She was born on January 1, 1925, in Rosefield Township, Peoria County, IL, to Roy L. and...

Ross Erskine Canterbury Obituary (Peoria Journal Star)

Ross Erskine Canterbury

Peoria, IL

Ross Erskine Canterbury PEORIA - Ross Erskine Canterbury, 75, of Peoria, Illinois, passed away peacefully, while surrounded by his family, at 7:07 a.m. on Saturday, May 20, 2017. Born on February 24, 1942, in Chicago, Illinois, to Dr. John Ross Canterbury, M.D., and Audrey...

Toni Henry Obituary (Peoria Journal Star)

Toni Henry

Covington, LA

Toni Henry PEORIA - Toni Franklin Henry, 64, of Covington, Louisiana, formerly of Peoria, passed away following a long illness on Friday, May 19, 2017, in her home. A private family service was held on May 20, 2017, at E.J. Fielding Funeral Home in Covington. Toni was born in...

Patricia Powell Obituary (Peoria Journal Star)

Patricia Powell

Morton, IL

Patricia Powell MORTON - Patricia Ann Powell, 85, of Morton, formerly of Pekin, passed away at 4:08 p.m. Sunday, May 21, 2017, at Morton Villa Care Center in Morton, IL. She was born on October 21, 1931, in Peoria, the daughter of George "Bussie" and Pauline Green Westbrook....

Wanda Rowland Obituary (Peoria Journal Star)

Wanda Rowland

Toluca, IL

Wanda Rowland MINONK - Wanda L. Rowland, 83, of Minonk, formerly of Rutland, passed away at 9:50 a.m. Sunday, May 21, 2017, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. on Thursday at Calvert-Johnson & Froelich Memorial Home in Toluca, IL, with...

Thomas "Tom" Ruschmeyer Obituary (Peoria Journal Star)

Thomas "Tom" Ruschmeyer

Pekin, IL

Thomas "Tom" Ruschmeyer PEKIN - Thomas H. "Tom" Ruschmeyer, 64, of Pekin passed away Saturday afternoon, May 20, 2017, at his home, surrounded by his family. Born April 28, 1953, in Springfield to John J. and Shirley (Meredith) Ruschmeyer, he married Karen S. Harris on June 5,...

Willard Schmitt Obituary (Peoria Journal Star)

Willard Schmitt

Glasford, IL

Willard Schmitt GLASFORD - Willard James Schmitt, 82, of Glasford passed away at 5:02 p.m. Monday, May 22, 2017, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center Emergency Room in Peoria. His funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 25, 2017, at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in...

Yesterday's Obituaries

Beverly Jean Harms Obituary (Peoria Journal Star)

Beverly Jean Harms

Bartonville, IL

Beverly Jean Harms BARTONVILLE - Beverly Jean Harms, 86, of Bartonville passed away at 6:15 p.m. on Sunday, May 14, 2017, at Sharon Health Care Center, under the care of the VITAS Hospice. She was born on December 19, 1930, in Canton, IL, to John Robinson and Goldie J. (Bath)...

James Willard Obituary (Peoria Journal Star)

James Willard

Peoria, IL

James Willard DUNLAP - James F. "Duke" Willard, 80, of Dunlap, IL, passed away at 7:28 p.m. Thursday, May 18, 2017, at the OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home in Peoria. He was born on May 9, 1937, in Providence, RI, the son of James and Florabell Willard. He married his...

May 22, 2017 Obituaries

Elvera E. Bale Obituary (Peoria Journal Star)

Elvera E. Bale

Peoria, IL

Elvera E. Bale EAST PEORIA - Elvera E. Bale, 92, formerly of East Peoria, died at 8:38 a.m. Friday, May 19, 2017, at her home in Peoria, IL. Born on April 23, 1925, in Hoyleton Township, IL, to Gustav H and Ida Marie Bruhn Wehking, she married Willard G. Bale on July 28, 1961,...

Richard "Dick" Bartolomea Obituary (Peoria Journal Star)

Richard "Dick" Bartolomea

Boalsburg, PA

Richard "Dick" Bartolomea TOLUCA - Lt. Col. Richard "Dick" Bartolomea, USMC (Ret), 71, of Boalsburg, PA, formerly of Toluca, died Thursday, May 18, 2017, at the Mount Nittany Medical Center. Born June 14, 1945, in Toluca, IL, Dick was the son of the late Jim and Liz...

Charlotte Ann Grap Obituary (Peoria Journal Star)

Charlotte Ann Grap

Battle Creek, MI

Charlotte Ann Grap PEORIA - Charlotte Ann (Wachtl) Grap, 92, of Battle Creek, Michigan, formerly of Peoria, died at Boschway Adult Foster Care Home on Friday, May 5, 2017. Charlotte was born on January 25, 1925, in Wausau, Wisconsin, the daughter of James B. and Nora (Hayes)...

May 21, 2017 Obituaries

Cheryl Lynn Chavez (Taylor) Obituary (Peoria Journal Star)

Cheryl Lynn Chavez (Taylor)

Pekin, IL

Cheryl Lynn (Taylor) Chavez PEKIN - Cheryl Lynn Chavez (Taylor) of Pekin and Peoria passed away Sunday, May 14 2017, at her home. Cheryl was born on August 31, 1954, in Peoria to Harold and Elizabeth (Abbey) Taylor. She was preceded in death by her parents; her daughter, Carla...

Christine "Chrissy" Davis Obituary (Peoria Journal Star)

Christine "Chrissy" Davis

Lincoln, IL

Christine "Chrissy" Davis CREVE COEUR - Christine Laraine "Chrissy" Davis, 37, of Lincoln, formerly of Creve Coeur, passed away at 7:51 a.m. Thursday, May 18, 2017, at her home. She was born on November 23, 1979, in Bloomington to Randy and Kathy (Murphy) Stine. She is...

Merle F. Klein Obituary (Peoria Journal Star)

Merle F. Klein

Chillicothe, IL

Merle F. Klein CHILLICOTHE - Merle F. Klein, 90, of Chillicothe passed away Wednesday, May 17, 2017, at his home. Merle was born on October 15, 1926, in Henry, the son of Fred and Grace (Mabach) Klein. He married Mary Lynn Ahlstrom on February 10, 1948, in Lacon. Surviving are...

May 20, 2017 Obituaries

Judith Johnson Obituary (Peoria Journal Star)

Judith Johnson

North Pekin, IL

Judith Johnson NORTH PEKIN ~ Judith Ann Johnson, 72, of North Pekin, passed away at 3:33 p.m. Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at UnityPoint Health-Methodist in Peoria. Born November 25, 1944 in Peoria to Fred and Anna (Osborn) Miller, she married Michael Johnson on August 26, 1962 in...

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