Peoria Journal Star Obituaries

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June 25, 2018

Mark Bugaieski

Mark Bugaieski

Morton, IL

Mark Bugaieski MORTON - Mark Bugaieski, 58, of Champaign, formerly of Morton, passed away at his residence on Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Mark was born on Aug. 18, 1959, in Chicago, Ill., to the late Dr. Stan Bugaieski and Maryann (Severino) Bugaieski. He married Rae Hanchett on...

Dick Carroll

Dick Carroll

Pekin, IL

Dick Carroll PEKIN - Dick J. Carroll, 81, of Pekin passed away at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at the Christian Village in Lincoln. Dick was born on April 7, 1937, in Pekin. He married Kayelene A. "Kay" Sidell on Aug. 17, 1991, in Pekin. She survives. Also surviving are...

John Craig Sr.

John Craig Sr.

Proctor, MN

John Craig Sr. EUREKA - John Luther Craig Sr., formerly of Eureka, passed away Thursday, June 21, 2018, with family by his side. He was born on Sept. 5, 1947, to Norman and Mary Craig in Marion, IL. He grew up with his sisters, until he joined the Army and served in Vietnam....

Terry W. Craig

Terry W. Craig

Metamora, IL

Terry W. Craig METAMORA - Terry W. Craig, 67, of Metamora, IL, passed away at home on Saturday, June 23, 2018, after suffering from pancreatic cancer for a short period of time. He was born on December 8, 1950, in Peoria, IL, to Clovis C. "Chuck" and Catherine "Katy" (Hale)...

Laverna Darrow

Laverna Darrow

Washington, IL

Laverna Darrow WASHINGTON - Laverna Mae Darrow, 89, of Washington passed away Thursday, June 21, 2018, at her residence. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 28, 2018, at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Washington. Father Steve Willard will celebrate....

Sally V. Hainline

Sally V. Hainline

Peoria, IL

Sally V. Hainline PEORIA - Sally V. Hainline, age 77, of Peoria passed away on Saturday, June 23, 2018, at her home in Peoria, surrounded by her loving family. Sally was born on April 20, 1941, in Peoria to Dewey and Ethel (Lanham) Parrott. She married Kenneth M. Hainline on...

Published in Peoria Journal Star from Jun. 24 to Jun. 26, 2018.

Violet Bernice Knox

Violet Bernice Knox

Decatur, IL

Violet Bernice Knox PEORIA - Violet Bernice Knox, formerly of Peoria, passed into Heaven on Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at Lincolnshire Place in Decatur, IL. Bernice was born in Peoria, IL, on April 13, 1920, the daughter of Kearney C. and Dona (Hopper) Jones. She married...

Charles Wallace "Wally" Lindgren

Charles Wallace "Wally" Lindgren

Wenona, IL

Charles Wallace "Wally" Lindgren WENONA - Charles Wallace "Wally" Lindgren, 85, of Wenona died Thursday, June 21, 2018, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Bethany Lutheran Church in Wenona, with the Rev. Joy Miller...

Published in Peoria Journal Star from Jun. 24 to Jun. 26, 2018.

Leland Madvig

Leland Madvig

Peoria, MO

Leland Madvig PEORIA - Leland C. Madvig, 83, of Peoria passed away in Columbia, Missouri, close to family, on Friday, June 15, 2018. A gathering of family and friends to celebrate Leland's life will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. on Thursday, June 28, 2018, at Harley's Reception...

Carol Mounce

Carol Mounce

Eureka, IL

Carol Mounce EUREKA - Carol E. Mounce, 87, of Eureka, IL, passed away at 1:55 a.m. on Saturday, June 23, 2018, at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center in Normal, IL. Carol was born on May 7, 1931, in Eureka, IL, a daughter of Francis W. and Frances Green Flanagan. She married Jack...

Vicki L. Moutoux

Vicki L. Moutoux

Toulon, IL

Vicki L. Moutoux TOULON - Vicki L. Moutoux, 68, of Toulon, Illinois, passed away at home in her sleep in the early morning hours of Friday, June 22, 2018. Vicki was born on December 26, 1949, in Canton, Illinois, to Virgil and Rosalie (Baldwin) Cox. She married Gregg E....

June 24, 2018

Mary J. "Betty" Auer

Mary J. "Betty" Auer

Peoria, IL

Mary J. "Betty" Auer PEORIA - Mary J. "Betty" (Collins) Auer, 89, of Peoria passed away Friday, June 15, 2018, at 7:55 a.m. at Christian Buehler Home in Peoria. She was born September 24, 1928, in Peoria to Robert and Edith Collins. She married Charles Auer on June 4, 1950, in...

John Rand Bartlow

John Rand Bartlow

Sheridan, WY

John Rand Bartlow WASHINGTON - John Bartlow of Sheridan, WY, formerly of Washington, left this world in the arms of his loving wife, Judith, and his dog, Rippy, beside him on Monday, June 18, 2018. He was born in Fort Carson, CO, on December 3, 1951, to Kent Bartlow and...

Doris Bauman

Doris Bauman

Morton, IL

Doris Bauman DORIS M. BAUMAN MORTON – Doris M. Bauman, 92, of Morton, passed away Thursday, June 21, 2018, at Apostolic Christian Restmor Nursing Home in Morton. Doris was born Feb. 9, 1926, in Tremont, Ill., to George and Abbie (Sperry) Fort. She married Eldon Bauman on June...

Jerry Garrott

Jerry Garrott

Coeur D'Alene, ID

Jerry Garrott PEORIA - Jerry Lee Garrott, 93, formerly of Peoria, died peacefully on Wednesday, May 2, 2018, in Coeur d'Alene, ID. He was born to Ashton D. and Doris (Johnson) Garrott on April 3, 1925, in Palatka, FL. Jerry graduated from Peoria Central High School in 1943. He...

Terry Graham

Terry Graham

Peoria, IL

Terry Graham PEORIA - Terry Lee Graham, 60, of Peoria, passed away at 11:11 a.m. Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at his home. Born August 26, 1957 in Peoria to LeRoy A. and Patricia A. (Stromlund) Graham, he married Jan M. Livingston on November 11, 1978 in Pekin. She survives. Also...

Blaine Haskett

Blaine Haskett

Lakeland, FL

Blaine Haskett NEOGA, IL – Blaine L. Haskett, 76, of Lakeland, Fla., formerly of Neoga, Ill., passed away Feb. 3, 2018, at his residence. Blaine was born Jan. 14, 1942, in Neoga, Ill., to Frank and Ethel Haskett. Surviving are three daughters, Angelia Haskett of Las Vegas,...

Rosemary Rushford

Rosemary Rushford

Pekin, IL

Rosemary Rushford PEKIN ~ Rosemary E. Rushford, 88, of Pekin, passed away at 8:50 p.m. Monday June 18, 2018 at the OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home in Peoria. Born April 2, 1930 in East Peoria to Maurice H. and Mary W. (DeFord) Braden, she married Robert J. Rushford on April...

Ruth Ilene Shannon (Dean)

Ruth Ilene Shannon (Dean)

Pekin, IL

Ruth Ilene (Dean) Shannon PEKIN - Ruth Ilene (Dean) Shannon, 91, of Pekin, passed away at 5:20 p.m. Thursday, June 21, 2018 at her home. Born June 28, 1926 in Malone Township, Tazewell County to Cesar Lavel and Martha Agnes (Parkins) Dean, she married Jack W. Shannon on April...

Michael S. "Mike" Wayland

Michael S. "Mike" Wayland

San Jose, IL

Michael "Mike" S. Wayland SAN JOSE - Michael Sherman Wayland, of San Jose, IL, passed away June 20, 2018. He was born June 27, 1933 in Colchester, IL, the son of Cecil R. and Jessie (Wilcoxen) Wayland. He married Janice Roberts, s he preceded him in death. Michael is survived...

Published in Peoria Journal Star from Jun. 22 to Jun. 24, 2018.

June 23, 2018

Everett Aeschliman

Everett Aeschliman

Benson, IL

Everett Aeschliman BENSON - Everett Aeschliman, 96, of Benson, IL passed away at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at the Roanoke Apostolic Christian Home surrounded by his wife of 72 years and his children. Everett was born on December 10, 1921 in Benson, IL, a son of Charles...

Michael Beebe

Michael Beebe

Pacific City, OR

Michael Beebe PEORIA - Michael Lawrence Beebe, formerly of Peoria, passed away on Monday, June 18, 2018, in Portland, OR. Michael was born in Peoria, Illinois, on December 20, 1951, to Phyllis Russeff and Gerald Beebe. He graduated from Richwoods High School in Peoria in...

Published in Peoria Journal Star from Jun. 21 to Jun. 23, 2018.

Laverne Esch

Laverne Esch

Metamora, IL

Laverne Esch METAMORA - Laverne M. Esch, 92, of Metamora passed away at 2:22 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at Snyder Village. She was born on July 27, 1925, in rural Metamora, the daughter of Sol and Nina Smith Gingrich. She married Claude M. Esch on September 17, 1948 in...

Infant Olivia Anne Daughter Of Caleb P. And Laura L. Smith Smith (Weitekamp)

Infant Olivia Anne Daughter Of Caleb P. And Laura L. Smith Smith (Weitekamp)

Groveland, IL

Smith, Olivia Anne, infant daughter of Caleb P. and Laura L. (Weitekamp) Smith, Groveland. Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory, Pekin.

Samuel Waller

Samuel Waller

Carlock, IL

Samuel Waller CARLOCK - Samuel Anthony Waller, 77, of rural Carlock, IL passed away at home on his farm surrounded by family and was welcomed home by Jesus into heaven on Tuesday, June 19, 2018. He was born on December 10, 1940 in Carlock, IL, a son of Sammie Houston and...

June 22, 2018

Deloris Abner (Young)

Deloris Abner (Young)

Nashville, IL

Deloris (Young) Abner PEORIA - Ms. Deloris Abner, 58, of Antioch, TN, formerly of Peoria, IL, passed away on Thursday, June 14, 2018, at Alive Hospice Residence in Nashville, TN. Deloris was born on September 16, 1959, in Raymond, MS, to Frank and Pearline (Hudson)...

Published in Peoria Journal Star from Jun. 20 to Jun. 22, 2018.

Billy Brown Jr.

Billy Brown Jr.

Peoria, IL

Billy Brown Jr. PEORIA - Billy Brown Jr., 23, of Ramsey, MN, formerly of Peoria, passed away on Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in Anoka, Minnesota. He was born to Billy Brown Sr. and Tracy (Proctor) Cagle on May 18, 1995, in Peoria. Billy was a lover of sports. He ran track and...

Thomas Fritz

Thomas Fritz

Peoria, IL

Thomas Fritz PEORIA - Thomas Alan Fritz, 62, of Peoria passed away at UnityPoint Health-Proctor on Wednesday, May 30, 2018. Tom was born to John and Gladys Wallat Fritz on April 9, 1957, in Peoria. He is survived by his beloved partner of many years, Brenda Rastegar; his...

Violette Funk

Violette Funk

Morton, IL

Violette Funk MORTON - Violette E. Funk, 97, of Morton passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at Apostolic Christian Restmor in Morton. Violette was born on Nov. 25, 1920, in Gridley, Ill., to William and Oliva (Yergler) Gramm. She married Wilbert Funk on April 21, 1946, in...

Jeffrey "Jeff" Green

Jeffrey "Jeff" Green

Peoria, IL

Jeffrey "Jeff" Green PEORIA - Jeffrey John "Jeff" Green, age 61, of Peoria passed away Saturday, June 16, 2018, at Lakeside Health in Bowmanville, Canada. Born June 10, 1957, in Monmouth, IL, he was a son to Ramon J. and Beverly J. (Westermeyer) Green. On September 3, 1988, he...

Diana Lynn Sidell

Diana Lynn Sidell

Fairbury, IL

Diana Lynn Sidell FAIRBURY - Diana Lynn Sidell, 71, passed away at home in Fairbury, IL, surrounded by her family, on Tuesday, June 19, 2018. She was born on January 22, 1947, in Peoria, IL, at Methodist Hospital, to Kenneth W. Reinders of East Peoria, IL, and Helen (Johnson)...

Symanthia Mae VanBuren

Symanthia Mae VanBuren

Peoria, IL

Symanthia Mae Van Buren PEORIA - Symanthia Mae Van Buren, 75, of Nashville, TN, passed away Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at Rosewood Care Center in Peoria. Symanthia was born on May 26, 1942, in Clarksville, TN, to Annie Mae Moore. She is survived by her cousins, Donald (Diane)...

Published in Peoria Journal Star from Jun. 20 to Jun. 22, 2018.

Altha Williams

Altha Williams

West Peoria, IL

Altha Williams PEORIA - Mrs. Altha Williams, 87, of Peoria, IL, passed away at 4:50 a.m. Thursday, June 14, 2018, at Heddington Oaks in West Peoria IL. Altha was born on July 27, 1930, in Brinkley, AR, to the Rev. Jessie and Magnolia (Carter) Eckwood. She married Samuel...

Published in Peoria Journal Star from Jun. 20 to Jun. 22, 2018.

June 21, 2018

Robert L. "Bob" Begner

Robert L. "Bob" Begner

Peoria, IL

Robert L. "Bob" Begner PEORIA - Robert L. "Bob" Begner, age 74, of Peoria passed away at 9:53 a.m. Monday, June 18, 2018, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. Bob was born on October 28, 1943, in Princeville, IL, the son of Ralph H. and Helen P. (Bouton) Begner. He...

Ardella Brown-Augusta

Ardella Brown-Augusta

Peoria, IL

Ardella Brown-Augusta PEORIA - Ardella "Della" Brown-Augusta, 71, of Peoria passed away on Wednesday, June 13, 2018, at UnityPoint Health-Methodist at 7:07 p.m. Ardella was born on January 5, 1947, in Memphis, TN, to Rosevelt Carter and Gladys Edwards. She married Roy L....

Robert A. Chamberlain

Robert A. Chamberlain

Peoria, IL

Robert A. Chamberlain PEORIA - Robert A. Chamberlain, 77, of Peoria passed away at 1:13 a.m. on Friday, June 15, 2018, at UnityPoint Health-Methodist in Peoria. He was born on April 19, 1941, in Peoria, a son of Robert W. and Margaret (Schroeder) Chamberlain. They preceded him...

Kent Gashaw

Kent Gashaw

Groveland, IL

Kent Gashaw GROVELAND - Kent A. Gashaw, 61, of Groveland passed away Sunday, June 17, 2018, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. Kent was born on May 27, 1957, in Denver, Colo., to Dwight and Ida Mae (Opie) Gashaw. He married Elizabeth Banks on March 26, 1977, in...

Helen Koke

Helen Koke

Morton, IL

Helen Koke MORTON - Helen E. Koke, 86, of Gering, Neb., formerly of Morton, passed away Sunday, June 17, 2018, at Heritage Estates in Gering, Neb. Helen was born on Aug. 13, 1931, in Easton, Ill., to Henry M. and Lucy A. (Whitehead) Pfeiffer. She married Roger H. Koke on Oct....

Robert Lee "Bob" Milner

Robert Lee "Bob" Milner

Bloomington, IL

Robert Lee "Bob" Milner BLOOMINGTON - Robert Lee "Bob" Milner, age 83, of Bloomington, IL, formerly of Pekin, passed away at 4:08 a.m. on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at his residence. His funeral service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 26, 2018, at Calvary United Methodist Church,...

Barbara Mohn

Barbara Mohn

Versailles, IL

Barbara Mohn PEORIA - Barbara Dell Mohn, age 87, of Versailles, Illinois, formerly of Peoria, Illinois, passed away at 11:50 a.m. Saturday, June 16, 2018, at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Illinois. She was born on September 19, 1930, in Holland, Ohio, the daughter of Harold E....

Published in Peoria Journal Star from Jun. 19 to Jun. 21, 2018.

Muriel "Ann" Nace

Muriel "Ann" Nace

Peoria, IL

Muriel "Ann" Nace PEORIA - Muriel "Ann" Nace, age 95, of Peoria passed away at 8:44 a.m. on Monday, June 18, 2018, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. Ann was born on September 28, 1922, in Ridgefarm, IL, a daughter of Paul and Anna (McCalmot) Schulenberg. She married...

Harry E. Rohlfs

Harry E. Rohlfs

Lincoln, IL

Harry E. Rohlfs LINCOLN - Harry Eugene Rohlfs, age 91, passed into eternal life on Monday, June 18, 2018, at The Christian Village in Lincoln, IL. He was born on March 13, 1927, in Lincoln, IL, the son of Harry Louis Rohlfs and Hester Kirkman Rohlfs. Upon graduation from...

Glenn W. Sunderland

Glenn W. Sunderland

Urbana, IL

Glenn W. Sunderland WASHINGTON - Glenn W. Sunderland, formerly of Washington, IL, and Newton, IL, passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2018, at Brookdale Senior Living in Urbana, IL, at age 92. Glenn was born on December 28, 1925, to Glenn H. and Sarah (Taylor) Sunderland, in...

Hazel Vogel

Hazel Vogel

El Paso, IL

Hazel Vogel EL PASO - Hazel A. Vogel died Saturday morning, June 16, 2018, at the age of 95, at Heritage Health in El Paso, where she had been a resident since early this year. A loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, she had been a five-year resident of the...

June 20, 2018

Eileen Bailey

Eileen Bailey

Peoria, IL

Eileen Bailey PEORIA - Eileen Bailey, 91, of Peoria was called home to the Lord on Thursday, June 14, 2018. Born August 7, 1926, in Peoria to Harry and Anna Castle Marks, she married Frank Bailey on August 17, 1946, in Peoria. He died on January 21, 1988, in Peoria. One son,...

Billie Joe Burns Sr.

Billie Joe Burns Sr.

Peoria, IL

Billie Joe Burns Sr. PEORIA - Billie Joe Burns Sr., 69, of Peoria, formerly of Princeville, passed away at 1 a.m. on Wednesday, June 13, 2018, at Heartland Health Care. A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 23, 2018, at Haskell-Hott Funeral Homes in...

Barbara J. Demmin

Barbara J. Demmin

Bartonville, IL

Barbara J. Demmin BARTONVILLE - Barbara J. Demmin, 79, of Bartonville, IL, passed away at 6:30 a.m. on Sunday, June 17, 2018, at her residence, surrounded by her loving children. She was born on July 4, 1938, to Melvin L. and Reba M. (Brown) VanWinkle. She married Robert L....

Jessie Goben

Jessie Goben

East Peoria, IL

Jessie Goben EAST PEORIA - Jessie Goben, 97, of East Peoria, formerly of Bath, passed away on Sunday, June 17, 2018. She was born on July 15, 1921, in Bath Township to Charles and Barbara (Schoonover) Nall. She married Clyde Goben on January 31, 1942. He preceded her in death...

Rhonda Kay Lovett

Rhonda Kay Lovett

East Peoria, IL

Rhonda Kay Lovett EAST PEORIA - Rhonda Kay Lovett, 65, of East Peoria died at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, June 17, 2018, surrounded by her family, at her home. She was born on September 21, 1952, in Peoria to Lyle and Helen (Rebholz) Peterson. She married Ronnie D. Lovett on April...

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