Category: Obituaries

Kenneth N. Wiegand

MORRIS – Kenneth Noah Wiegand, 83, of Morris, IL passed away Sunday, March 22, 2020 in Morris. He was born in Beatrice, Nebraska on May 14, 1936 to Noah H. and Helen (Kiesow) Wiegand. He was baptized by Rev. H.E. Wildgruben at Emmaus Lutheran…

Albert Brunner

PARAY  VIEILLE, FRANCE – Albert Brunner, 89, of Paray Vieille, France and formerly of Essex, Illinois, passed away 24 March, 2020, at his home. He was born 15 February 1931 in Essex Township, son of Josephine and Oscar Brunner. In…

Elton H. Sancken

Elton H. Sancken, 93, passed away Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at Elmcroft Assisted Living in Tucson, Arizona. His family will hold a celebration of life at a later date along with a private burial in Cullom, IL. Brings Broadway Chapel…

Wm. Donald Branz Jr.

DWIGHT – Wm. Donald Branz Jr. of Odell, IL and formerly of Dwight, IL died Saturday, March 21, 2020 surrounded by his family. Due to COVID-19, private family services will be held at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Dwight, IL, with Pastor John…

Robert D. Wilkinson

MAZON – Robert D. Wilkinson, age 92, of Mazon passed away Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at his home. Born April 5, 1927, Robert Donald was a son of Joseph and Olive Baker Wilkinson. He was raised and educated in Mazon,…

Sheila Rae Duckmanton

DWIGHT – Sheila Rae Duckmanton, 72, of Dwight, IL and formerly of Coal City, IL and Seneca, IL, passed away Sunday, March 15, 2020 at her home in Dwight. According to Sheila’s wishes, cremation rites were accorded following a visitation…

Mary E. Carman

DWIGHT – Mary E. Carman, 86, of Dwight, IL died Saturday, March 14, 2020 at 4:18 a.m. at Heritage Health, Dwight, IL. Her funeral will be held on Thursday, March 19, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at Hager Memorial Home, Dwight,…

James E. Hamilton

CABERY – James E. Hamilton, 66, of Cabery, IL and formerly of Lawton, OK,passed away on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at his home in Cabery surrounded by his loving family. According to James’ wishes, cremation rites were accorded. Visitation will…

Edith Ann Wagner

DWIGHT – Edith Ann Wagner, 90, of Dwight passed away at 5:37 a.m., March 8, 2020 at Evenglow Lodge, Pontiac. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m., today, Wednesday, March 18, 2020 in Graceland Cemetery, Fairbury, with Pastor…

Marlon J. Farero

DWIGHT – Marlon J. Farero, age 56, of Dwight passed away Monday, March 2, 2020 at Morris Hospital. Born June 20, 1963 in Streator, Illinois, Marlon was the son of Bernard and Audrey (nee Mathison) Farero. Marlon enjoyed watching television…