Peoria Journal Star Obituaries

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January 20, 2018

Helene Betty Bishop

Helene Betty Bishop

Peoria, IL

Helene Betty Bishop PEORIA -- Helene Betty Bishop passed away at her home on Saturday, January 13, 2018 in Peoria, IL. She was 91. She was born on November 20, 1926, in East Peoria, IL to her parents, Hugo and Pearl (Case) Mitzelfelt. She married Russell Bishop on July 31,...

Published in Peoria Journal Star from Jan. 16 to Jan. 21, 2018.

Michael Check

Michael Check

Peoria, IL

Michael Check PEORIA — Michael Check, 72, of Peoria passed away Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, at OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home in Peoria. He was born on Feb. 10, 1945, in Peoria to Mr. & Mrs. Fred Check. He married Joanne Swanson in Lacon on July 2, 1966. Mike is survived by...

Richard E. Clopper

Richard E. Clopper

Peoria, IL

Richard E. Clopper PEORIA - Richard E. Clopper, 83, of Peoria passed away Wednesday, January 17, 2018, with his wife and daughter by his side, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center. Rich was born on November 27, 1934, in Peoria, the son of Dr. Paul W. and Emma (Fey) Clopper. He...

John B. Dooley

John B. Dooley

East Peoria, IL

John B. Dooley EAST PEORIA - John B. Dooley of East Peoria passed away on January 16, 2018, following a brief illness. John was born on June 23, 1960. He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, John W. and Chelsea Dooley; and three grandsons, Colin, Cooper, and Finn. He...

Bill Folkenroth

Bill Folkenroth

Washington, IL

Bill Folkenroth WASHINGTON - William "Bill" Folkenroth, 76, of Washington, IL, and The Villages, FL, passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2018, at Villages Regional Hospital. He was born on July 25, 1941, in Galesburg, IL, to William D. and L. Maxine (Oberlander) Folkenroth. He...

Sandy S. French

Sandy S. French

Brimfield, IL

Sandy S. French BRIMFIELD - Sandy S. French, 81, of Brimfield passed away at 9:21 a.m. on Thursday, January 18, 2018, at her residence. Sandy was born on October 11, 1936, in Sterling, the daughter of William P. and Dorothy J. (Teter) McGava. She married Warren E. French on...

Jeffrey Wayne "Jeff" Garren

Jeffrey Wayne "Jeff" Garren

Germantown Hills, IL

Jeffrey "Jeff" Wayne Garren GERMANTOWN HILLS - Jeffrey "Jeff" Wayne Garren, age 51, of Germantown Hills passed away Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at 3:18 p.m. at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, after a long battle with diabetes. Jeff was born on September 23, 1966, to...

Marjorie P. Harris

Marjorie P. Harris

Peoria, IL

Marjorie P. Harris PEORIA - Marjorie P. Harris, 92, of Peoria passed away at 11:55 a.m. on Friday, January 19, 2018, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. She was born on May 18, 1925, in Peoria to Lester and Grace (Jones) Vicary. She married Boyd G. Harris in Peoria on...

Gary R. Hunt

Gary R. Hunt

Peoria, IL

Gary R. Hunt PEORIA - Gary Robert Hunt, age 50, of Peoria passed away at 8:10 a.m. on Thursday, January 18, 2018, at his residence, surrounded by his family. Born November 7, 1967, in Peoria, he was a son to Gary and Jackie (Dittus) Hunt. He honorably served in the United...

Richard Lee Johnson

Richard Lee Johnson

Pekin, IL

Richard Lee Johnson PEKIN — Richard Lee "Dick" Johnson, age 71, of Pekin passed away Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, at 12:58 a.m. at UnityPoint Health-Methodist in Peoria. He was born Jan. 15, 1947, in Peoria to Richard and Nona (McElderry) Johnson. He married Sharon Boundy on Feb....

Published in Peoria Journal Star from Jan. 18 to Jan. 20, 2018.

Renee Sue Kendall

Renee Sue Kendall

Peoria, IL

Renee Sue Kendall PEORIA - Renee Sue (Smith) Kendall, age 61, of Peoria passed away on Wednesday, December 27, 2017, at UnityPoint Health-Proctor, surrounded by her loving family. Renee was born on March 22, 1956, to Charles L. and Virginia D. (Fuller) Smith. She married...

Thomas H. McManis

Thomas H. McManis

Ridgecrest, IL

Thomas H. McManis PEORIA - Thomas H. McManis, age 53, of Ridgecrest, Calif., formerly of Peoria, passed away of a stroke on Thursday, January 4, 2018. Thomas was born on February 15, 1964, in Peoria to George E. and Mary Ann (Stenger) McManis Jr. They preceded him in death, as...

Willis Meeks

Willis Meeks

Washington, IL

Willis Meeks WASHINGTON - Willis D. Meeks, 81, of Washington passed away at 1 p.m. Thursday, January 18, 2018, at Apostolic Christian Home in Eureka. Willis' persistent longing to go home has been peacefully granted with his family by his side. He was born on November 22,...

Calvin L. Miller

Calvin L. Miller

East Peoria, IL

Calvin L. Miller EAST PEORIA - Calvin L. Miller, 83, of Naperville, formerly of Sugar Grove and East Peoria, passed away Thursday, January 18, 2018. He was born on June 12, 1934, in Delavan, IL, the son of the late Henry and Elsie (Bruns) Miller. Cal is survived by his wife,...

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

Robert K. "Bobby" Newman

Robert K. "Bobby" Newman

West Peoria, IL

Robert "Bobby" K. Newman WEST PEORIA - Robert "Bobby" K. Newman Sr., age 56, of West Peoria passed away at home Saturday, January 13, 2018, after a long battle with cancer. He was born on May 12, 1961, to James V. Newman and Judith K. (Pribble) Newman in Chicago, IL. Surviving...

Eldon Paul Oppe

Eldon Paul Oppe

Edelstein, IL

Eldon Paul Oppe EDELSTEIN - Eldon Paul Oppe (aka E.P.O.), 85, of Edelstein passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 18, 2018, at his home, surrounded by his wife and daughters. Eldon was born on June 4, 1932, in Rome, IL, the son of August and Anna (Lapp) Oppe. He married...

Margie Lou Plumer (Wake)

Margie Lou Plumer (Wake)

Farmington, IL

Margie Lou (Wake) Plumer FARMINGTON — Margie Lou (Wake) Plumer, 76, of Farmington passed away in the presence of her family at 6:42 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at OSF HealthCare Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Ill. She was born on Nov. 24, 1941, on North First...

Janet M. Potts

Janet M. Potts

Peoria, IL

Janet M. Potts PEORIA — Janet M. Potts, age 82, of Peoria, passed away at 1:50 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, after her long battle with Alzheimer's at Grandview Alzheimer Special Care Unit, where she had lived since May 2017, surrounded by her family. Born Sept. 28, 1935,...

William Rassi

William Rassi

East Peoria, IL

William Rassi EAST PEORIA - William "Bill" Roy Rassi, 64, of East Peoria died at 7:34 p.m. on Tuesday, January 9, 2018, at Rosewood Care Center of East Peoria, IL. He was born on February 4, 1953, in Peoria, IL, to Roy and Mary D. Veirhout Kenagy McClallen Rassi. He married...

Gerald Roberts

Gerald Roberts

Ocala, FL

Gerald Roberts TRIVOLI - Gerald E. "Jerry" Roberts, 85, of Trivoli passed away on Sunday, November 16, 2014, in Ocala, Florida. Born October 11, 1929, he served in the U.S. Army and Army Reserves, retiring after 23 years as a Sergeant Major. He will be honored in a memorial...

Lorraine Roberts

Lorraine Roberts

Trivoli, IL

Lorraine Roberts TRIVOLI - Lorraine F. Roberts, 86, of Trivoli passed away on Monday, January 8, 2018, at her residence. She was born on April 28, 1931, in Tyler, MN, to Clarence and Mary Drennen Holmes. She married Gerald E. Roberts in Bloomington on August 4, 1967. He...

Eileen Runyon

Eileen Runyon

Tremont, IL

Eileen Runyon TREMONT - Eileen E. Runyon, 99, of Tremont, formerly of Manito, passed away at 12:05 a.m. Friday, January 19, 2018, at Hopedale Nursing Home. She was born on November 1, 1918, in rural Tremont to Nathan and Lucy Getz Bolliger. She married Lyman Runyon on January...

Paul R. Rushin

Paul R. Rushin

Chillicothe, IL

Paul R. Rushin CHILLICOTHE — Paul R. Rushin, 87, of Chillicothe passed away at his home on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, surrounded by his family. Paul was born on Jan. 2, 1931, in Butler County, Mo., to Robert and Millie (Rice) Rushin. He was one of seven boys among 10 siblings....

Michael Schmidt

Michael Schmidt

Washington, IL

Michael Schmidt WASHINGTON - Michael A. Schmidt, 33, of Washington passed away Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, at St. Mary's Hospital in Decatur. He was born on March 27, 1984, in Peoria to Mark and Candace (Payne) Schmidt. Surviving are his mother and stepfather, Candy and Doug...

Betty Shelton

Betty Shelton

Kingman, AZ

Betty Shelton PRINCEVILLE - Betty L. Shelton, 87, formerly of Princeville, passed away at 9:21 p.m. on Thursday, December 28, 2017, at Kingman Regional Hospital in Kingman, Arizona. She was born on March 28, 1930, in Pekin to Joseph and Louella (VonBoeckman) Breaden. They...

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