The Leader-Union Obituaries

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May 25, 2019

Amel Wayne "Bud" Bolyard

Amel Wayne "Bud" Bolyard

Kenosha, Wisconsin

Amel Wayne "Bud" Bolyard, 78, of Kenosha, Wis., formerly of Fayette County, passed away on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at his home. Services with full military honors will held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday at Proko Funeral Home in Kenosha, with visitation from 4 p.m. until time of services...

Published in The Leader-Union from May 24, 2019 to Jun. 5, 2019.

Betty Lou Flemming (Batton)

Betty Lou Flemming (Batton)

Vandalia, Illinois

Betty Lou Flemming, 84, of Vandalia, died on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at her home. Services were held at 10 a.m. on Saturday at Miller Funeral Home in Vandalia, with the Rev. Robert Weaver officiating. Burial was in Walnut Hill Cemetery in Sharpsburg. Visitation was held from...

Betty Louise Jones (Brown)

Betty Louise Jones (Brown)

Effingham, Illinois

Betty Louise Jones, 92, of Effingham, formerly of the Iola/Edgewood area, met her Lord and Savior early on the morning of Friday, May 17, 2019. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Johnson Funeral Home in Effingham. Burial will be in Iola...

Helen Josephine Phelps (Willis)

Helen Josephine Phelps (Willis)

Vandalia, Illinois

Helen Josephine Phelps, 97, of Vandalia, died at 11:42 p.m. on Monday, May 13, 2019, at her home. Graveside services and interment will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 1, at Fairlawn Cemetery in Vandalia, with the Rev. Joe Lawson officiating. Those attending the service...

Helen Josephine Phelps (Willis)

Helen Josephine Phelps (Willis)

Vandalia, Illinois

Helen Josephine Phelps, 97, of Vandalia, passed away on Monday, May 13, 2019, at her home. Graveside services and interment will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 1, at Fairlawn Cemetery in Vandalia, with the Rev. Joe Lawson officiating. Those attending the services are...

May 22, 2019

Dorothy L. DeSherlia (Dawson)

Dorothy L. DeSherlia (Dawson)

Greenville, Illinois

Dorothy L. DeSherlia, 81, of Greenville, passed away on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at Greenville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday at Hohlt and File Funeral Home in Vandalia. Burial will be in Maxey Cemetery in rural Mulberry Grove....

Charles Wayne Evans

Charles Wayne Evans

Vandalia, Illinois

Charles Wayne Evans, 70, of Vandalia, died at 3:25 p.m. on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at his home. The family will hold a memorial service at a later date. Hohlt and File Funeral Home in Vandalia was in charge of arrangements. Online condolences can be expressed at...

Dathan John "Bubba Bear" Forson

Dathan John "Bubba Bear" Forson

Vandalia, Illinois

Dathan J. "Bubba Bear" Forson, 16, of Vandalia, passed away on Friday, May 10, 2019. A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. on Friday at Hohlt and File Funeral Home in Vandalia, with the Rev. Robert Weaver officiating. Memorials: The family of Dathan Forson or donor's...

Jennie Lue Hall (Bolyard)

Jennie Lue Hall (Bolyard)

Ramsey, Illinois

Jennie L. Hall, 83, Ramsey Jennie Lue Hall, 83, of Ramsey, died at 8:51 p.m. on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at Greenville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Greenville. Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 25, at Hohlt and File Funeral Home in Vandalia, with the...

Vernon L. McCammack

Vernon L. McCammack

Rural Brownstown, Illinois

Vernon L. McCammack, 79, of rural Brownstown, passed away at 9:46 a.m. on Thursday, May 9, 2019, at his home, with his family at his side. Services were held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at Gieseking Funeral Home in Brownstown. Burial was in Forbis Cemetery in rural Brownstown....

William Reynolds "Bill" Oger

William Reynolds "Bill" Oger

Vandalia, Illinois

William Reynolds "Bill" Oger, 83, of Vandalia, passed away at 12:45 a.m. on Sunday, May 5, 2019, at Treasure Health in Stuart, Fla. Graveside services and interment will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday at Green Hill Cemetery in VanBurensburg, with the Rev. Fr. Scott Snyder...

Robert Lee Osborne

Robert Lee Osborne

Vandalia, Illinois

Robert Lee "Bob" Osborne, 80, of Vandalia, passed away at 5:45 p.m. on Monday, May 20, 2019, at Fayette County Hospital Long Term Care in Vandalia. Graveside services and interment will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday at Fairlawn Cemetery in Vandalia, with the Rev. Joe Lawson...

May Belle Pilger Steward Jenkins (Nave)

May Belle Pilger Steward Jenkins (Nave)

St. Peters, Illinois

May Belle Pilger Steward Jenkins, 93, of St. Peters, Mo., formerly of Ramsey, passed away on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at McClay Senior Care in St. Peters, Mo. Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at First Baptist Church of Ramsey, with the Revs. Edmund Hill and Jeff...

May 15, 2019

Betty J. Leigh (Williams)

Betty J. Leigh (Williams)

Ramsey, Illinois

Betty J. Leigh, 93, of Ramsey, died on Sunday, May 5, 2019, at Heritage Health in Pana. Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday at First Baptist Church of Ramsey in Ramsey, with pastors Harry Kirk and Jeff Shouse officiating. Burial will be in Pilcher Cemetery in rural...

Margaret E. Nelson (Squires)

Margaret E. Nelson (Squires)

Hillsboro, Illinois

Margaret E. Nelson, 95, of Hillsboro, formerly of Fillmore, died on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at Montgomery Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Hillsboro. Services were held at 3 p.m. on Sunday at Fillmore Baptist Church in Fillmore, with Pastor Myron Kirk and Mike Plummer...

Edith Leona Simmons (Campbell)

Edith Leona Simmons (Campbell)

Vandalia, Illinois

Edith Leona Simmons, 86, of Vandalia, passed away on Friday, May 3, 2019, at her home in Brookstone Estates in Vandalia. Services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday at Bethel Baptist Church in rural Vandalia, with Dr. Ben Foxworth officiating. Interment will follow at Green...

May 8, 2019

Sheila Kay Branum (Dolly)

Sheila Kay Branum (Dolly)

Salem, Illinois

Sheila Kay Branum, 69, of Salem, formerly of Vandalia, passed away at 6:27 p.m. on Friday, April 26, 2019, at her home. Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday at Hohlt and File Funeral Home in Vandalia, with the Rev. Joe Lawson officiating. Interment will be in McInturff...

Richard L. Cox

Richard L. Cox

Vandalia, Illinois

Richard L. Cox, 74, of Vandalia, passed away at 9:40 a.m. on Tuesday, April 30, 2019, at Willowbrook Memory Care in Vandalia. After his requested cremation, a memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. on Saturday at Hohlt and File Funeral Home in Vandalia, with the Rev. Joe...

Marian Louise Lambert

Marian Louise Lambert

Ramsey, Illinois

Marian Louise Lambert, 81, of Ramsey, died on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, at HSHS St. John's Hospital in Springfield. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at Ramsey Cemetery in Ramsey. Friends and family may gather at the cemetery at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday....

May 1, 2019

Nancy Ruth Jay (Snider)

Nancy Ruth Jay (Snider)

Vandalia, Illinois

Nancy Ruth Jay, 68, of Vandalia, died at 10:05 p.m. on Friday, April 19, 2019, at her home. Graveside services will be held at noon on Thursday at Shiloh Cemetery in Coffeen. There will be no visitation. Allen and Sutton Funeral Home in Fillmore was in charge of arragements....

Published in The Leader-Union from Apr. 22, 2019 to May 1, 2019.

April 24, 2019

Cleta Maxine Jones (Hawkey)

Cleta Maxine Jones (Hawkey)

Ft. Pierce, Illinois

Cleta Maxine Jones, 95, of Florida, formerly of Farina and Vandalia, died on Friday morning, April 5, 2019, at Treasure Coast Hospice in Ft. Pierce, St. Lucie County, Fla. Services will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday at Kull Funeral Home in St. Elmo, with the Rev. Kent "Pee...

Published in The Leader-Union from Apr. 14, 2019 to Apr. 24, 2019.

Lorraine Ellen Keeton (Brown)

Lorraine Ellen Keeton (Brown)

Vandalia, Illinois

Lorraine Ellen Keeton, 52, of Vandalia, died at 12:15 p.m. on Tuesday, April 9, 2016. Services were held at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday at Hohlt and File Funeral Home in Vandalia, with the Rev. Robert Weaver officiating. Interment was in Fairlawn Cemetery in Vandalia. Visitation was...

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