Category: Obituaries

Diane G. Hargis

GARDNER – Diane G. Hargis, 72, of Gardner and formerly of Joliet, passed away peacefully Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at her home. Visitation will be today, Wednesday, January 27, from 9 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service at First…

Heather Zacek

DWIGHT – Heather Zacek, 27, of Bloomington and formerly of Dwight, passed away Thursday, January 21, 2016. Heather was born June 8, 1988 to Robert Carl and Tina Mae Swedberg Black in Oakland, California. She married Ryan Zacek May 25, 2013 in Dwight.…

Lonnie A. Sorensen

DWIGHT – Lonnie A. “Spud” Sorensen, 64, of Dwight passed away suddenly Thursday, January 21, 2016. Lonnie was born in Morris November 19, 1951, son of Russell and Leah Male Sorensen. He Sheila Richie June 12, 1981 in Pontiac. She…

William ‘Bill’ Brockman

DWIGHT – William Perry “Bill” Brockman, 80, of Dwight passed away at 10:41 a.m., Thursday, January 14, 2016 at Morris Hospital. Bill was born February 1, 1935 in Joliet, son of Maynard and Marjorie McClure Brockman of New Lenox. He…

Roy Dale Wenger

  DWIGHT – Roy Dale Wenger, 81, of Dwight passed away Sunday, January 10, 2016 at Morris Hospital. Private family services: at Hager Memorial Home, Dwight. Cremation rites were accorded. Roy was born January 1, 1935 in Forrest, son of…

Shirley A. Unz-Coley

OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLA – Shirley Ann Coley of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma passed away January 7, 2016. Shirley was born April 19, 1936 in Reddick. Her loving identical twin sister, Betty A. Unz-Ovendorf, was her best friend. From 1954-1957, Shirley worked…

Joann Louise Bryant

ODELL – Joann Louise Bryant, 27, of Odell passed away Monday, January 11, 2016 at her Mother’s home in Odell. Joann was born in Morris, daughter of Jon and Susan Sherman Bryant, on May 24, 1988. She is survived by…

Wesley E. Tucker

MESA, ARIZONA – Wesley E. Tucker, 80, of Mesa, Arizona passed away peacefully Sunday, January 10, 2016 surrounded by family. His service will be Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 2 p.m. at Duffy – Baier-Snedecor Funeral Home, Pontiac. Rev. Tom…

Lois Gertrude Clara Abel

ARIZONA – Lois Gertrude Clara Fredrich Burroughs Abel was born in the small town of Helenville, Wisconsin, daughter of Reverend Edward and Marie Fredrich on June 13, 1921. She died Thursday, December 31, 2015 in Chandler, Arizona. Lois was the…

Alvin ‘Sonny’ Wolf

PONTIAC – Alvin “Sonny” Wolf, 90, of Pontiac passed away Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at Evenglow Lodge Tjardes Health Center in Pontiac. Sonny was born May 11, 1925 in Odell, son of Leo and Laura Harrawood Wolf. He married Bessie…