Category: Obituaries

Howard R. Hyslop

Howard R. Hyslop, 86, of Verona passed away Wednesday, July 1, 2020 in Evenglow Lodge in Pontiac, Illinois. Born on August 19, 1933 in Morris, he is the son of the late Harold and Edith (Tuffs) Hyslop. Raised and educated…

Retired Lieutenant Colonel Gary L. Wieting

Retired Lieutenant Colonel Gary L. Wieting passed away on May 27, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Born in South Dakota, he was the son of Le Roy and Edna. Gary started his military career by joining the United States Army…

Barbara Jean Davis

DWIGHT – Barbara Jean Davis, 69, of Dwight was born to heaven on Friday, July 3, 2020 at Joliet Area Community Hospice, surrounded by her loving family. Visitation will be held from 4 until 7 p.m., Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at…

Michael Francis Duffy, Sr.

Michael Francis Duffy, Sr., founder of Ranch Cryogenics, Inc., died on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at ProHealth Waukesha Memorial Hospital in Waukesha, Wisconsin. He was 84. Michael Duffy was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on February 16, 1936 to the late…

Sharon R. O’Boyle

Sharon R. O’Boyle, age 81, of Gardner, IL passed away on July 5, 2020 at RML Specialty Hospital in Hinsdale. She was born August 26, 1938 in Peru, IN to Ernest Fair and Anne (nee Femec) Gerrick-Blakemore. Sharon worked in the safety product…

Thomas M. Lund

DWIGHT – Thomas M. Lund, 65, of Dwight passed away Friday, June 26, 2020 at 11:00 p.m. at his residence in Dwight, IL. His funeral service was held Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at Hager Memorial Home in…

Christine Elizabeth Kuwahara

Christine Elizabeth Kuwahara passed away May 22, 2020 from complications due to Covid-19 at Northwest Community Hospital of Arlington Heights, IL. Christine was born to the late Robert and Betty Currie on July 8, 1951. She was the beloved mother,…

Melvin L. Schott

ODELL – Melvin L. “Mel” Schott, 78, of Odell passed away surrounded by his family Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at 10:22 a.m. at his home. Cremation rites were accorded. A private family graveside service will be in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery,…

Allen Nelson

LOUISVILLE, ILLINOIS– Allen G. “Brownie” Nelson, age 75, of Louisville, Illinois and formerly of Dwight, passed away peacefully early Saturday morning, June 13, 2020, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon. He was born April 9, 1945, in Morris, the…

Pat Neville

BOURBONNAIS – Pat Neville, age 83, of Bourbonnais passed away Thursday, June 25, 2020 at her home. She was born October 31, 1936 in Joliet, the daughter of Joseph and Evelyn (Klover) Hermes. Pat graduated from St. Francis Academy and…