Category: Obituaries

Kathleen Ann Cramer

Kathy Cramer, 64, took her sacred journey to heaven August 22, 2018 at University Medical Center, Las Vegas, Nevada. Kathy was born on Valentine’s Day, February 14, 1954, in Pontiac, the daughter of William C. and Velma R. Gassman Cramer.…

Irene ‘Daah’ Noonan-Franey

 DWIGHT – Irene Marie “Daah” Noonan-Franey, 95, of Evenglow Health Care, Pontiac, formerly of Chatsworth and Dwight, passed away peacefully with Mike and Sandee by her side Saturday, August 4, 2018. Visitation with the family will begin at 9 a.m., preceding…

Graveside Services for Howard A. Fredensborg

Graveside services will be held Friday, August 10, at 3 p.m., in Oaklawn Cemetery, Dwight, for Howard A. Fredensborg. Mr. Fredensborg died at Heritage Health, Dwight, at 2:55 p.m., Friday, July 13, 2018.  Cremation rites have been accorded.   Hager…

Carole K. Fromm

GODLEY – Carole K. Fromm, 55, of Godley passed away suddenly Sunday, August 5, 2018 at Morris Hospital, Morris. Visitation will be Thursday, August 9, from 4 until 8 p.m. at the R.W. Patterson Funeral Home. Funeral services will be…

Robin Sue Taylor

MAZON – Robin Sue Taylor, 61, passed away Saturday, July 28, 2018. Robin was born July 31, 1956 in Benton, Illinois, and was a current resident of Mazon. Robin is survived by a son, Bobby Franklin Taylor III, and one grandson,…

John R. Vercler

CULLOM – John R. “Bob”  Vercler, 73, of Cullom passed away at 5:40 p.m., Thursday, August 2, 2018 at OSF St. James John W. Albrecht Medical center in Pontiac. Bob was born February 18, 1945, a son of John Edwin…

Floyd C. Riss

RANSOM – Floyd C. Riss, 87, of rural Ransom died Saturday morning, July 28, 2018 at Heritage Health, Streator. Visitation will be from 9 until 11 a.m., Saturday, August 11, at Solon-Telford Funeral Home in Streator. Funeral services will be held…

Thelma Mae Warren

OTTAWA – Thelma Mae Warren, 80, of Ottawa passed away peacefully in her sleep Friday, July 20, 2018 at home. Thelma was born October 5, 1937 in Johnston City, Illinois, daughter of John and Surilda Shubert Henson. She married Lyle…

James A. Berta

DWIGHT – James A. Berta, 76, of Dwight passed away peacefully Thursday, July 26, 2018 at his home. Born February 28, 1942 in Joliet, James Anthony was a son of Anton James and Mildred Frances Trezek Berta. He was raised…

Robert D. Martis

COAL CITY – Robert D. “Bob” Martis, 87, of Coal City passed away Thursday, July 26, 2018 at Morris Hospital. Robert Dale was born Novem-ber 4, 1930 in Central City, son of Andrew and Anna Papach Martis. He was raised…