Category: Obituaries

William Fritz

BUCKINGHAM – William “Bill” Fritz, 92, of Buckingham died Friday, February 1, 2019 at Amita St. Mary’s Hospital in Kankakee with his family by his bedside. A 10 a.m. Funeral Mass will be Wednesday, February 6, in St. Margaret Mary Catholic…

Paul ‘Jim’ Hines

COAL CITY – Paul “Jim” Hines, 83, of Coal City passed away Friday, February 1, 2019 at Heritage Health in Dwight. Funeral services will be Wednesday, February 6, at 10:30 a.m. in Reeves Funeral Home, 75 N. Broadway St., Coal…

Edna Luella Christensen

GARDNER – Edna Luella Christensen, 94, of Gardner passed away Monday, January 7, 2019 at Heritage Health in Dwight. She was born February 7, 1924 in Gardner, daughter of Louis Hansen and Edna Harrop Holm. Luella was previously employed at…

Janice Tambling

GARDNER – Janice LaVaun Tambling, 91, of Morris and formerly of Gardner, passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at Morris Hospital. She was born October 5, 1927, daughter of Charles B. and Pearl M. Uerkwitz Cryder in Morris. _She married…

Stacie M. Ellis

DWIGHT – Stacie M. Ellis, 51, of Dwight passed away Saturday, January 12, 2019 at St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington. Cremation rites have been accorded. Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m., Wednesday, January 16, at Hager Memorial Home,…

David M. Bricker

DWIGHT – A memorial service for David A. Bricker will be held Saturday, January 19, 2019 in Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Dwight, at 11 a.m.   Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until the time of service.

Larry A. Shelby

CULLOM – Larry A. Shelby, 60, of Cullom passed away at 10:21 p.m., Sunday, January 6, 2019 at his sister’s home in Fairbury. Larry was born May 30, 1958 in Pontiac, son of Irvin and Birdell Larson Shelby. He is survived…

David Paul Munger

PALM HARBOR, FL – David Paul Munger of Palm Harbor, Florida and formerly of Dwight, passed away peacefully Sunday, January 13, 2019. He was born April 7, 1938 in Indianapolis, Indiana to Paul and Helen Munger. He graduated from Plymouth,…

Jack Kutches

MORRIS – Jack Kutches, 89, of Morris passed away Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at Morris Hospital. John Thomas was born July 20, 1929 in Streator, son of John and Susan Brezny Kutches. He was raised in Streator. On September 6,…

Daryl L. Crater

SOUTH WILMINGTON – Daryl L. Crater, 55, of South Wilming-ton, passed away after a battle with pancreatic cancer Monday, December 31, 2018 at Morris Hospital. He was born September 3, 1963 in Morris. Daryl retired from the Laborers Union, Local…