Jacksonville Journal-Courier Obituaries

40 Results

August 16, 2018

Elizabeth T. "Lily" Costello (Marshall)

Elizabeth T. "Lily" Costello (Marshall)

White Hall, Illinois

WHITE HALL — Elizabeth T. "Lily" Costello, 98, of White Hall died Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, at Scott County Nursing Center in Winchester. She was born April 21, 1920, in Liverpool, England, the daughter of Robert and Martha Warner Marshall. She married Francis Marion Costello...

Kenneth Michael "Mike" Koerner

Kenneth Michael "Mike" Koerner

Murrayville, Illinois

Kenneth Michael "Mike" Koerner, 69, of rural Murrayville died Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at his residence. He was born May 23, 1949, in Topeka, Kansas, the son of Frank Etzel and Jewel DeVae Overton Hackley. He wed the love of his life, Susan Elaine Weder, on Feb. 9, 1969, at...

Gladys Marie Lancaster (Struchtemeyer)

Gladys Marie Lancaster (Struchtemeyer)

Jacksonville, Illinois

Gladys Marie Lancaster, 94, of Jacksonville died Wednesday morning, Aug. 15, 2018, at Heritage Health in Jacksonville. She was born May 24, 1924, in New Franklin, Missouri, the daughter of Herman and Emma Dusenberg Struchtemeyer. Gladys married William F. Lancaster on Jan....

Jered A. Riechmann

Jered A. Riechmann

Carrollton, Illinois

CARROLLTON — Jered A. Riechmann, 42, of St. Louis County, Missouri, and formerly of Carrollton died Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, at his residence. He was born Sept. 6, 1975, in St. Louis, the son of Daryl and Judy Richter Riechmann of Carrollton. He married Sheri J. Kunz...

August 15, 2018

Jered A. Riechmann

Jered A. Riechmann

Carrollton, Illinois

CARROLLTON — Jered A. Riechmann, 42, of St. Louis County, Missouri, and formerly of Carrollton died Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Kutis South County Chapel in Mehlville, Missouri, and from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday at Airsman-Hires Funeral...

Alphia M. Witham (Robinett)

Alphia M. Witham (Robinett)

Jefferson City, Missouri

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Alphia M. Witham, 91, of Jefferson City and formerly of Jacksonville, Illinois, passed away Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, at Heisinger Bluffs. She was born on Jan. 26, 1927, in Henley, the daughter of the late Saborn and Ollie (Phillips) Robinett. Alphia was...

Published in Jacksonville Journal-Courier on Aug. 15, 2018.

August 14, 2018

Cecilia M. Sorrill (White)

Cecilia M. Sorrill (White)

Jacksonville, Illinois

Cecilia M. Sorrill, 92, of Jacksonville died Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, at Prairie Village Healthcare Center. She was born Nov. 15, 1925, in Altus, Arkansas, the daughter of Michael and Katherine Buergler White. She married Floyd E. Sorrill on April 21, 1947, in Springfield, and...

Marie K. Thatcher

Marie K. Thatcher

Jacksonville, Illinois

Marie K. Thatcher, 95, of Jacksonville departed this earthly life on Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. She was born Nov. 4, 1922, in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, the daughter of Milton Wright and Melany Gunther Masters. She is survived by one daughter, Kathy (Bill) West of Jacksonville;...

Karen E. Virgin (Hicks)

Karen E. Virgin (Hicks)

Manchester, Illinois

MANCHESTER — Karen E. Virgin, 76, of Manchester died Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, at Memorial Hospital in Bellville. She was born March 9, 1942, in Jacksonville, the daughter of the late Walter and Lawanda Adams Hicks. She is survived by her children, Kathy (Jim) Thomas of...

JoAnn C. West (Rieman)

JoAnn C. West (Rieman)

South Jacksonville, Illinois

JoAnn C. West, 89, of South Jacksonville died Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield. She was born Dec. 1, 1928, in Lincoln, the daughter of Carl and Anna Malerich Rieman. She married Richard M. West on Oct. 10, 1948, in Jacksonville, and he preceded...

Portia R. "Pooch" Zillion (Henderson)

Portia R. "Pooch" Zillion (Henderson)

Beardstown, Illinois

BEARDSTOWN — Portia R. "Pooch" Zillion, 91, of Beardstown died Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at Heritage Health in Beardstown. She was born Oct. 1, 1926, in Beardstown, the daughter of A.E. Jerry and Lutta DeWitt Henderson. She is survived by her children, Jerry W. (wife, Carol)...

August 12, 2018

William H. McCartney

William H. McCartney

Pittsfield, Illinois

PITTSFIELD - William H. McCartney, 89, of Pittsfield, passed away on Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, at his residence. He was born on April 5, 1929, in the family home near Summer Hill, the son of Frank and Isabel McGreevy McCartney. He married Mary Fitzsimmons Sept. 30, 1961, in...

Verna Lea Seckman (Frost)

Verna Lea Seckman (Frost)

Mount Sterling, Illinois

MOUNT STERLING - Verna Lea (Frost) Seckman, 84, a resident of The Villas of Holly Brook in Washington, Illinois, and formerly of Jacksonville, Mount Sterling and Versailles, died Aug. 11, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Hendricker Funeral Home in...

August 11, 2018

Eleanor Frances Jokisch

Eleanor Frances Jokisch

Virginia, Illinois

Eleanor Frances Jokisch, 85, of The Plains, Ohio, and formerly of Springfield and Virginia died Aug. 2, 2018. A graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Aug. 24 at Walnut Ridge Cemetery in Virginia. The family will receive friends from 3 to 5 p.m. Aug. 24, following the service, at...

August 10, 2018

Elizabeth J. "Betty" Kainz Contreras (Bullard)

Elizabeth J. "Betty" Kainz Contreras (Bullard)

Griggsville, Illinois

GRIGGSVILLE — Elizabeth J. "Betty" (Bullard) Kainz Contreras, 73, of Griggsville died Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018. A funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Airsman-Hires Funeral Chapel in Griggsville. A visitation and celebration of her life will be at the funeral chapel from 4 to 8...

Thomas "Tom T" Tipsword

Thomas "Tom T" Tipsword

Winchester, Illinois

WINCHESTER — Thomas "Tom T" Tipsword, 66, of Winchester passed away Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2018, at Passavant Area Hospital. He was born Aug. 6, 1952, the son of Arthur Ray and Lorene Rickard Tipsword. Tom married Connie Sue Costello on March 24, 1974, in Greenfield. Surviving...

August 9, 2018

Lynda K. Beer

Lynda K. Beer

Jacksonville, Illinois

Lynda K. Beer, 69, of Jacksonville and formerly of Springfield died Monday, Aug. 6, 2018. A funeral will be at noon Saturday at Buchanan & Cody Funeral Home in Jacksonville. The family will meet friends from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, prior to the service, at the funeral home.

40 Results
Browse Illinois ObituariesBrowse the largest collection of Illinois obituaries and condolences.Browse Now ›