Category: Obituaries

Margaret F. Dunkin

GODLEY – Margaret F. Dunkin, 75, of Godley and formerly of Wilmington passed away Sunday, January 7, 2018 at Presence St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet. Cremation rites have been accorded. A Celebration of Life will be at the Grace…

Margeurite M. Kross

CULLOM – Margeurite M. “Marge” Kross, 85, of Cullom passed away at 8:45 a.m., Sunday, December 31, 2017 at her home. Marge was born December 22, 1932 in Harvey, a daughter of Carl and Minnie M. Schaafsma Krause, Sr. She…

Birgit E. McCulley

CULLOM – Birgit E. McCulley, 73, of Cullom passed away at 11:02 a.m., Saturday, December 30, 2017 at OSF HealthCare St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington. Birgit was born February 14, 1944 in Burgstaedt, Germany, a daughter of Leohard and Alice Steinbach…

Gary L. Corneglio

GARDNER – Gary L. Corneglio, 78, of Gardner passed away peacefully at home Monday, January 1, 2018. He was born November 20, 1939, son of Alexander and Eileen Drew Corneglio in South Wilmington. He graduated from Gardner – South Wilmington…

William Hemenover

DWIGHT – William “Bill” Hemenover, 79, of Dwight passed away Saturday, January 6, 2018 at Heritage Health in Dwight surrounded by his wife and two sons. Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., today, Wednesday, January 10, at…

Linda L. Pritchard

WILMINGTON – Linda L. Pritchard, 53, of Wilmington passed away Monday, January 1, 2018 at Riverside Medical Center, Kankakee. Linda was born June 26, 1964, daughter of William and Ruth Brown Roos. She was a member of the Pentecostal Church in…

Robert Mardis

GIBSON CITY – Robert Thomas Mardis, 81, of Gibson City died at 12:12 a.m., Monday, January 1, 2018 at Presence Covenant Medical Center, Urbana, with his loving wife and children at his side. His Funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m.,…

Aaron R. Willis

COAL CITY – Aaron R. Willis, 83, of Coal City and formerly of Essex passed away Monday, January 1, 2018 at his home. Aaron Ray was born April 16, 1934 in Ritchie, son of Coy and Bessie Hoffman Willis. On…

Janice Weir

SPRING HILL, FL – Janice Arlene Weir, 63, of Spring Hill, Florida passed away peacefully Saturday evening, December 30, 2017 in the home of her stepson, following a battle with ovarian cancer. The family will receive friends Thursday, January 4,…

Joseph M. Vota

SOUTH WILMINGTON – Joseph M. Vota, 91, of South Wilmington passed away Saturday, December 30, 2017 at his home. Visitation will be today, January 3, at the R.W. Patterson Funeral Home from 9 until 11 a.m. Interment with military honors…