Category: Obituaries

James O. Meredith

LAKE SHANNON – James O. Meredith, 77, of Lake Shannon passed away Thursday, December 10, 2015 at Regency Care in Morris. He was born March 18, 1938 in Braceville, son of Shannon William and Vera Ann Downs Meredith. He was…

Kimberly Power

OTTAWA – Kimberly Sue Power, 43, of Ottawa died Friday morning, December 11, 2015 at her home. Visitation will be today, Wednesday, December 16, from 4 to 6 p.m., in Epworth United Methodist Church, Ottawa. A Memorial Service will be at 6…

Maybelle Welsh

MANTENO – Maybelle Welsh, 97, of Manteno and formerly of Wilton Center and Manhattan, passed away peacefully with family at her side on Friday, December 4, 2015 at Manteno Springs Assisted Living Center, Manteno. Her funeral service will be today, Wednesday, December 9, at 10:30 a.m.…

Dave Neville

GALLATIN, TN – Dave Neville, 78, passed away November 30, 2015 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center after a brief illness. Dave was born March 25, 1937 in Dwight. He was a 1954 graduate of St. Paul’s High School in Odell; attended…

Audrey O. Myers

GARDNER – Audrey O. Myers, 82, of Gardner went to her eternal rest on Sunday, December 6, 2015 at Heritage Health in Dwight. The family will receive friends at The Church of Hope, 202 N. Monroe St., Gardner, Saturday, December 12, from…

Linda Dolan

DWIGHT – Linda Violet Fieldman Dolan, 67, of Dwight passed away Wednesday, November 25, 2015. Linda was born January 16, 1948 in Pontiac, daughter of Edwin R. and Lela Eyre Fieldman. She was married to the late Floyd J. “Jim” Emmons from…

Robert J. Oelschlager

STREATOR – Robert J. Oelschlager, 89, of Streator passed away Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. Born April 25, 1926 in Dwight, he was a son of Carl and Mary Agnes Gayon Oelschlager. He…

Tim Krominga

SOUTH ELGIN – Tim Krominga, 49, of South Elgin and formerly of Odell, passed away Saturday, November 14, 2015 at Advocate Sherman Hospital, Elgin, after a battle with cancer. Tim was born August 30, 1966 in Morris, son of Donald…

Kimberly A. Smith

Kimberly A. Smith died unexpectedly at her home Friday, November 20, 2015. Kim was born February 3, 1973 in Morris, Illinois. She was part of the 1991 graduating class of Dwight Township High School. She went on to study nursing…

Anne Burkhardt

GARDNER – Anne Burkhardt, 83, of Gardner passed away peacefully Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at Morris Hospital. Anne was born August 17, 1932 in Morris, daughter of Clarence and Agnes Sharp Gabel. She married Glenn Burkhardt February 8, 1953 in…