The Southern Illinoisan
707 Results
Saturday, September 25, 2021
Nancy Slaten
Nancy Slaten THOMPSONVILLE - Nancy Slaten, 73, of Thompsonville passed away on Wednesday September 22, 2021 in SSM Health Good Samaratian Hospital in Mt. Vernon at 1:26 p.m. Local visitation will be held on Monday September 27, 2021 at the Union Funeral Home- West Frankfort from... Read More
Union Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 25, 2021.
Friday, September 24, 2021
Cornelia Elizabeth VanBalen Goff
Cornelia Elizabeth VanBalen Goff 1919 - 2021 CARBONDALE - Cornelia Elizabeth VanBalen Goff, 102, died peacefully at home on Tuesday, September 21, 2021. She was born in Coraopolis, PA on February 21, 1919. Her parents Johannes "John" and Elizabeth "Lisa" (Weisman) VanBalen immigrated... Read More
Walker Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 24, 2021.
Gordon Thomas Graves
Gordon Thomas Graves 1937 - 2021 SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, TX - Gordon Thomas Graves, of South Padre Island, TX, passed away at 9:30 a.m., September 21, 2021 at his residence in Harrisburg, IL. Gordon was born on January 13, 1937 in Crowell, TX to the late Grady and Dannie (Pegeas) Graves... Read More
Reed Funeral Chapel Inc
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 24, 2021.
Lee Grant Snyder Jr.
Lee Grant Snyder, Jr. 1949 - 2021 MURPHYSBORO - Lee Grant Snyder, Jr., 72, of Murphysboro, Illinois passed away at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis Missouri on Friday, September 17, 2021. Lee was born on August 18, 1949, in Murphysboro, Illinois to Lee Grant Snyder Sr. and June... Read More
Pettett Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 24, 2021.
Thursday, September 23, 2021
Keith Brasher
Keith Brasher HERRIN - Keith Brasher, 51, passed away unexpectedly due to injuries sustained in a single-vehicle automobile accident on September 20, 2021, in Herrin, Illinois. A celebration of life gathering for family and friends will be held at a later date. Keith was born... Read More
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 23, 2021.
Brian Walley
Brian Walley De SOTO - Brian Walley, of DeSoto, died Monday, October 12, 2020. We will gather to honor his memory on Saturday, October 2, 2021, at Blue Sky Vineyard in Makanda, from 1:00 - 6:00 p.m. Brian did not want a funeral, rather, he wanted a party held in his honor. We... Read More
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 23, 2021.
Wednesday, September 22, 2021
William Ames Recktenwald
William Ames Recktenwald CARBONDALE - William Ames Recktenwald, 79, passed away Friday, August 20, 2021, in Evansville, IN, following a brief illness. "Reck," as so many knew him, had been the senior lecturer in journalism at Southern Illinois University Carbondale for more than... Read More
Vickery Funeral Chapels - Equality
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 22, 2021.
Glenda Trout
Glenda Trout 1946 - 2021 HERRIN - Glenda Nell Trout, 75, of Herrin, passed away Monday, September 20, 2021 at her residence surrounded by her loving family.Glenda worked for 17 years at Moroni Drugs in Herrin as a Pharmacy Tech.Glenda was a member of the First Baptist Church in... Read More
MEREDITH-WADDELL FUNERAL HOME
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 22, 2021.
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Octavia Rose Grace-Ann Harris
Octavia Rose Grace-Ann Harris GRAND TOWER – Our sweet angel, Octavia Rose Grace-Ann Harris, was born sleeping on Friday, September 17, 2021, the daughter of William Wyatt Harris and Christen Petty of Grand Tower. Octavia is survived by her parents; great-grandparents: Mary Cripps... Read More
G. Meredith Funeral Home - Carbondale
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 21, 2021.
Emma Jean "Toots" Jansen (Mueller)
Emma Jean "Toots" Jansen (nee Mueller) 1943 - 2021 BREESE - Emma Jean "Toots" (nee Mueller) age 78, of Breese, passed away on Sunday, September 19, 2021 at her home. She was born April 27, 1943 at home in Germantown, a daughter of the late Ferdinand and Elsie, nee Wiebler, Mueller... Read More
Moss Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 21, 2021.
Martha E. Pogue
Martha E. Pogue MARION - Martha E. Pogue, age 86, of Marion, IL, formerly of Decatur, IL, passed away peacefully at 7:15 a.m. on Saturday, September 18, 2021, in Parkway Manor of Marion, IL. Arrangements have been entrusted to Wilson-McReynolds Funeral Home, 900 North Court Street... Read More
Wilson-McReynolds Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 21, 2021.
Saturday, September 18, 2021
Richard R. "Dick" Shockley
Richard R. "Dick" Shockley MARION - Richard R. "Dick" Shockley, age 91, of Marion, IL, passed away peacefully at 4:46 p.m. on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, in Parkway Manor of Marion. Arrangements have been entrusted to Wilson-McReynolds Funeral Home, 900 North Court Street,... Read More
Wilson-McReynolds Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 18, 2021.
Jim Stevens
Jim Stevens CARBONDALE - Jim Stevens, 63, of Carbondale, passed away at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale on Sunday, August 29, 2021. A Celebration of Jim's Life will be held on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. at Meredith Funeral Home in Carbondale with Rev. Ralph Brandon... Read More
G. Meredith Funeral Home - Carbondale
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 18, 2021.
Friday, September 17, 2021
James C. Brooks
James C. Brooks MURPHYSBORO - Fifty-year Murphysboro, Illinois resident, James C. Brooks age 93, passed away on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 from age related illnesses. The former St. Louis, Missouri native served in the Korean War as a member of the U.S. Army. The retired California... Read More
Jackson Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 17, 2021.
Tracey Lynn Martin-Trone
Tracey Lynn Martin-Trone 1965 - 2021 HERRIN - Tracey Lynn Martin-Trone, 56, passed away on Saturday, September 11, 2021 at Herrin Hospital. Tracey was born on August 4, 1965 in Marion to Billy Don Robinson and Norma Lynne (Atwood) Robinson-Burklow. Tracey worked as an RN at the... Read More
Blue Funeral Homes Llc
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 17, 2021.
Thursday, September 16, 2021
Stephanie and James Walker
Stephanie and James Walker MURPHYSBORO - Stephanie June (Smolak) and James Andrew Walker passed away peacefully after spending 50 years of marriage together last week due to an illness. Walker Funeral Home & Crematory entrusted with arrangements. Read More
Walker Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 16, 2021.
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
David Studer
David Studer 1957 - 2021 HERRIN - David Studer 64 passed away on Friday, September 10, 2021 at the St. Louis University Hospital as a result of complications of MDS Cancer. A Celebration of David's Life will be held on Friday September 17, 2021 from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. in the... Read More
Murman & Wilson Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 15, 2021.
Anna Mae Wells
Anna Mae Wells 1936 - 2021 Anna Mae Wells, 84 of Herrin, passed away Sunday, September 12, 2021 at SIH Herrin Hospital in Herrin. Anna Mae retired as a manager for K-Mart in Carbondale. Anna Mae was a member of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church in Herrin. Anna Mae was born... Read More
MEREDITH-WADDELL FUNERAL HOME
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 15, 2021.
Tuesday, September 14, 2021
James Richard Foulk
James Richard Foulk May 1, 1939 – September 3, 2021 FOLEY, AL - James (Dick) Richard Foulk, age 82, of Foley, Alabama (previously of Benton, IL), passed away peacefully from his life on earth, to his new life in Heaven, at 1:15 A.M. on Friday, September 3, 2021. James was born on... Read More
Leffler Poulson Funeral Home Llc
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 14, 2021.
Robert Dale Hicks
Robert Dale Hicks Dec. 3, 1941 - Sept. 10, 2021 VERGENNES - Robert Dale Hicks 79 of Vergennes, Illinois passed away on September 10, 2021 at The Veterans Hospital in Anna. Dale was born December 3, 1941 to John and Mary Hicks. Dale is survived by his wife, Phyllis Hicks; a daughter... Read More
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 14, 2021.
Charles Wayne Phillips
Charles Wayne Phillips Oct. 21, 1957 - Sept. 6, 2021 LA PORTE, TX - Charles Wayne Phillips, 63, of La Porte, TX, formerly of Du Quoin, passed away on Monday, September 6, 2021 at his residence. Charlie had worked at Groves Equipment for eighteen years as a crane technician. He was... Read More
Searby Funeral Homes - Du Quoin
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 14, 2021.
Saturday, September 11, 2021
Mother Richard Ann Wimberly
Mother Richard Ann Wimberly CARBONDALE - Mother Richard Ann Wimberly ,78, departed this world peacefully on September 2, 2021. Services will convene Saturday September 11, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. at Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church in Carbondale, IL. Services entrusted to Harrison... Read More
Harrison Funeral Chapel - Alton
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 11, 2021.
Thursday, September 9, 2021
Ron Nesler
John Ronald Nesler Feb. 6, 1945 - Sept. 7, 2021 HERRIN - John Ronald Nesler, 76, of Herrin, passed away Tuesday, September 7, 2021 at SIH Herrin Hospital in Herrin, IL. Ron was the owner and operator of Nesler's Polar Whip in Energy. Ron also coached multiple sports across Southern... Read More
MEREDITH-WADDELL FUNERAL HOME
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 9, 2021.
Wednesday, September 8, 2021
Evaleigh Grace Boland
Evaleigh Grace Boland HERRIN – Our sweet angel Evaleigh Grace Boland passed peacefully in the arms of her parents on September 1, 2021. Evaleigh was born on August 20, 2021 and during her 11 short days here on earth she touched many lives. She was loved deeply by family and friends... Read More
G. Meredith Funeral Home - Carbondale
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 8, 2021.
Martha Ellen Nixon "Ellie" Clarke
Martha Ellen "Ellie" Nixon Clarke September 30, 1957 - September 4, 2021 MOUNDS - Martha Ellen "Ellie" Nixon Clarke, age 63, of Mounds, passed away Saturday, September 4, 2021, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Giaradeau. She was born September 30, 1957 to William and Judith (Chrestman)... Read More
Crain Funeral Home - Anna
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 8, 2021.
George Leroy Everingham Jr.
George Leroy Everingham, Jr. Aug. 29, 1933 - Aug. 31, 2021 CARBONDALE - George Leroy Everingham, Jr. died on August 31, 2021, two days after his 88th birthday. He was an only child born in Lakewood, NJ to Mary and George Everingham, Sr. in 1933. He lived with his father and stepmother... Read More
G. Meredith Funeral Home - Carbondale
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 8, 2021.
Carol Elaine Fisher
Carol Elaine Fisher CARTERVILLE - Carol Elaine Fisher, age 68, of Carterville, IL, passed away peacefully with her family at 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 31, 2021, at her home. Arrangements have been entrusted to Wilson-McReynolds Funeral Home, 900 North Court Street, Marion,... Read More
Wilson-McReynolds Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 8, 2021.
Lauri Ellen Fitzgerald
Lauri Ellen Fitzgerald 1955 - 2021 MAKANDA - Lauri Ellen Fitzgerald, 66, of Makanda passed away on Thursday, August 19, 2021 at Manor Court of Carbondale. Lauri was born on April 30, 1955 in Denver, CO to Walden and Betty (Softley) Joura. Lauri married Robert Fitzgerald of New York... Read More
G. Meredith Funeral Home - Carbondale
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 8, 2021.
Erma Dean Henry (Harbison)
Erma Dean (Harbison) Henry SPARTA - Erma Dean (Harbison) Henry, 86, of Sparta, formerly of Zeigler, Illinois passed away at 12:20 a.m., Friday, September 3, 2021 at Elelyn's House Hospice Care in Creve Coeur, Missouri. Funeral services for Mrs. Henry will be held at 11:00 a.m... Read More
Vantrease Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 8, 2021.
Allan L. McCabe
Allan L. McCabe MARION - Allan L. McCabe, 93, of Marion, passed away on Sunday, September 5, 2021 at his home in Marion. Allan was born July 15, 1928 in Williamson County the son of James M. and Mary E. (VanDyke) McCabe. He married Wanda A. Hancock on August 16, 1958 in Marion... Read More
Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 8, 2021.
William H. "Billy"/"Bill" Oploh
William H. "Bill"/"Billy" Oploh MAKANDA - William H. "Bill"/"Billy" Oploh, 56 of Makanda, IL, passed away at 10:46 a.m. on Thursday, September 2, 2021 A private celebration of Bill's life will be held when conditions relating to the Covid pandemic will allow for a safe gathering... Read More
Crawshaw Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 8, 2021.
James Michael "Jim" Renik
James Michael "Jim" Renik WEST FRANKFORT - James M. "Jim" Renik, age 69, of West Frankfort, IL, passed away peacefully surrounded by family, on Wednesday, September 1, 2021. He was born on March 31, 1952, to Frank Thomas and Parina (Golio) Renik who have predeceased him. Jim leaves... Read More
Stone Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 8, 2021.
Charles W. Taylor
Charles W. Taylor MURPHYSBORO - Charles W. Taylor, 86, of Murphysboro passed away on Saturday, September 4, 2021. Graveside services with Military Rites by the American Legion Paul Stout Post 127 of Murphysboro will be at 2pm on Saturday, September 11, 2021 at Murdale Gardens... Read More
Crawshaw Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 8, 2021.
Saturday, September 4, 2021
Mark Eugene Bowden
Mark Eugene Bowden 1966 - 2021 GLENDALE, CA - Mark Eugene Bowden, 55, of Glendale, CA, formerly of Carbondale, IL, passed away at home on July 6, 2021. Born February 6, 1966 in Joliet, IL, he was preceded in death by his father, Billie Don Bowden, and brother, Billie Joe. He is... Read More
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 4, 2021.
Wednesday, September 1, 2021
Rev. Nancy Jo Carrington-Schmidt
Rev. Nancy Jo Carrington-Schmidt 1939 - 2021 DONGOLA - Rev. Nancy Jo Carrington-Schmidt, daughter of Margaret Louise Anderson-Carrington and Emery Eugene Carrington, born January 22, 1939 in Jonesboro, IL passed away at the age of 82, on August 29, 2021 at St. Francis Medical Center... Read More
Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Homes
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Sep. 1, 2021.
Tuesday, August 31, 2021
Gwenlyn Sue Gartner
Gwenlyn Sue Gartner 1938 - 2021 DuQUOIN - Gwenlyn Sue Gartner was taken into the arms of our Lord Jesus Christ on the evening of Wednesday, August 25, 2021 at Marshall Browning Hospital in DuQuoin, Illinois. She was 83-years-old. Gwen, known to many as "Nan or Nana," was born on... Read More
Pate Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Aug. 31, 2021.
Ray Ervin Holloway II
Ray Ervin Holloway II, DDS 1937 - 2021 HERRIN - Ray Ervin Holloway II, DDS of Herrin, passed away Saturday August 28, 2021 at SIH Herrin Hospital in Herrin. Ray retired from his dental practice in Energy on December 4, 2018 after 56 years. Ray was a member and deacon of the First... Read More
MEREDITH-WADDELL FUNERAL HOME
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Aug. 31, 2021.
Cole Kendrick
Cole Kendrick 1955 - 2021 JOHNSTON CITY - Cole Kendrick 66, passed away on Saturday, August 28, 2021 at 3:43 P.M. at home. Services will be held at the Murman & Wilson Funeral Home in Johnston City on Thursday September 2, 2021 at 4:00 P.M with Pastor Larry Stevens officiating... Read More
Murman & Wilson Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Aug. 31, 2021.
Charles E. "Charley" Stilley
Charles E. "Charley" Stilley 1936 - 2021 MARION - Charles E. "Charley" Stilley, 85, of Marion, passed away Thursday, August 26, 2021 in Harrisburg, IL at Saline Care Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Charley started working with his brothers in the Gary, Indiana steel mills for... Read More
MEREDITH-WADDELL FUNERAL HOME
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Aug. 31, 2021.
Helen Sveda
Helen Sveda VALIER - Helen Sveda, 101, of Valier, passed away on August 29, 2021 at Stonebridge Senior Living Center in Benton. Funeral Services will be on Wednesday September 1, 2021 at 11:00 AM at the Gilbert Funeral Home in Christopher with Brother Larry cook officiating. Visitation... Read More
Gilbert Funeral Home - Christopher
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Aug. 31, 2021.
Saturday, August 28, 2021
Sybil Louise East
Sybil L. East 1915 - 2021 HERRIN - Sybil Louise East, 106, of Herrin, passed away Thursday, August 19, 2021 in Burlington, WA. Sybil retired from Norge Industries in Herrin, after working for 21 years on the Assembly Line. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Herrin,... Read More
MEREDITH-WADDELL FUNERAL HOME
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Aug. 28, 2021.
Ronnie E. "Ron" Harmon
Ronnie E. "Ron" Harmon PITTSBURG - Ronnie E. "Ron" Harmon, age 74, of rural Pittsburg, IL, passed away peacefully with his family near, at 8:40 p.m. on Wednesday, August 25, 2021, in Herrin Hospital of Herrin, IL. Arrangements have been entrusted to Wilson-McReynolds Funeral Home... Read More
Wilson-McReynolds Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Aug. 28, 2021.
Lois May Lembcke
Lois May Lembcke CARBONDALE - Lois May Lembcke, 95, passed away at 8:10 pm on Friday, February 19, 2021, in Georgia. Services will be at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, September 4, 2021 at the Carbondale Unitarian Fellowship. The service will also be zoomed. The zoom link to the Carbondale... Read More
G. Meredith Funeral Home - Carbondale
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Aug. 28, 2021.
Edward R. Meredith
Edward R. Meredith 1943 - 2021 MARION – Edward R. Meredith, 78, of Marion, IL, passed away on Wednesday, August 25, 2021 in Marion. Ed was born on April 22. 1943 in St. Louis, MO, a son to the late Richard E. and Ethel M. (Alles) Meredith. He was united in marriage to Janice L.... Read More
Crawshaw Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Aug. 28, 2021.
Kaye Frances Milligan (Gregory)
Kaye Frances Milligan (Gregory) 1958 - 2021 WHITEHOUSE, TX - Kaye Frances Milligan (Gregory), 63, of Whitehouse, Texas passed away at home on August 20, 2021 due to non-Covid respiratory failure. She was born in Cheyenne, Wyoming May 7, 1958. Her family moved to Mt. Vernon, Illinois... Read More
Burks-Walker-Tippit Funeral Directors - Tyler
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Aug. 28, 2021.
Anna "Ann" Price (Obermayr)
Anna "Ann" (Obermayr) Price 1932 - 2021 CARBONDALE - Anna "Ann" (Obermayr) Price, age 89, of Carbondale, formally of Falls Church, VA, passed away on Saturday, August 21, 2021 in Marion, IL. Ann was born in Marchtrenk, Austria in 1932. A GI bride, she married Jeremiah "Gene" Price... Read More
G. Meredith Funeral Home - Carbondale
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Aug. 28, 2021.
James W. Wright
James W. Wright 1930 - 2021 MURPHYSBORO – James W. Wright, 90, of Murphysboro passed away at 6:10 p.m. on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at his home. James was born on April 18, 1930 in Murphysboro a son to the late John E. and Etta C. (McDowell) Wright. He was united in marriage to Laura... Read More
Crawshaw Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Aug. 28, 2021.
Laura J. Wright
Laura J. Wright 1930 - 2021 MURPHYSBORO – Laura J. Wright, 90, of Murphysboro passed away at 8:55am on Sunday, August 22, 2021 at her home. Laura was born on May 11, 1930 in Benton, IL, a daughter to the late Jerry E. and Margaret J. (Akin) Lovan. She was united in marriage to James... Read More
Crawshaw Funeral Home
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Aug. 28, 2021.
Wednesday, August 25, 2021
Clark Kimball Bush
Clark Kimball Bush 1946 - 2021 SIMPSONVILLE, SC - Clark Kimball Bush, 75, husband of Doris Taylor Bush for 49 years, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, August 22, 2021. Their 50th anniversary would have been September 4, 2021. Mr. Bush was born in Hardin County, KY to the late... Read More
Fletcher Funeral Service
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Aug. 25, 2021.
Dale Tyrone "Ty" Hollman
Dale Tyrone "Ty" Hollman 1951 - 2021 JACOB – Dale Tyrone "Ty" Hollmann, 70, of Jacob, passed away Sunday, August 22, 2021, at Carbondale Memorial Hospital, Carbondale, IL. Ty was born January 19, 1951, in Murphysboro, IL, to Herbert L. and Erma Clara Eckert Hollmann. He married... Read More
Wilson's Funeral Home - Steeleville
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on Aug. 25, 2021.
Showing 1 - 50 of 707 results
PLACE AN OBITUARY
Reach out to The Southern Illinoisan to submit an obituary.