Category: Obituaries

Alveta E. Riber

_DWIGHT – Alveta E. “Allie” Riber, 94, of Dwight passed away Monday, December 31, 2018 at Heritage Health in Dwight surrounded by her family. Allie was born September 26, 1924 in Dwight, a daughter of Harold and Florence Ralph Rhode. She…

John E. Erickson

PONTIAC – John E. Erickson, 66, of Pontiac passed away Thursday, January 3, 2019 at 2:18 p.m. at his home. John was born February 22, 1952 in Pontiac, son of Arthur and Rita Pellouchoud Erickson. He is survived by his…

Lois Donegan

CUSTER PARK – Lois Marie Donegan, 93, of Custer Park passed away Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at Edward Hospital in Naperville. Lois was born January 5, 1925 in Dunlap, Iowa, daughter of Carl and Jennie Kessler Fischer.  She was previously…

Patricia M. Havel

DWIGHT – Patricia M. Havel, 78, of Dwight and formerly of Wheaton, passed away Monday, December 31, 2018 in Morris. According to Patricia’s wishes cremation rites were accorded. Patricia was born December 17, 1940 in Chicago, a daughter of Robert…

Raymond Lee Pulver, Sr.

LEO, INDIANA – Ray Pulver, Sr., 80, of Leo, Indiana, father of a Dwight man, passed away December, 2018 at home surrounded by his loving family following a battle with pancreatic cancer. Ray was born February 9, 1938 in Leo,…

Jerry Himan

DWIGHT – Jerry Himan, 58, of Dwight passed away Friday, December 21, 2018 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Kankakee. Jerry was born October 5, 1960 to John A. Himan Sr. and Mary Jane Dodd Smith. Surviving are a son, Joshua…

Bill Hollmeyer

GARDNER – Bill Hollmeyer, 92, a lifelong resident of Gardner, passed away peacefully Saturday, December 29, 2018 at Harvest View Assisted Living in Herscher. The family will receive friends for a visitation today, Wednesday, January 2, from 3 until 7…

Irene M. L. Motta

MORTON – Irene M. L. Motta, 88, of Lexington, Kentucky and formerly of Morton, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, December 27, 2018 at NorthPoint Healthcare Center in Lexington. There will be a public graveside service in Mt.…

Jannett Blundy

FORREST – Jannett Elizabeth Blundy, 88, of Forrest died at 3:37 p.m., Friday, December 21, 2018 at her residence in Forrest. Jannett was born April 26, 1930 in Emington, daughter of John V. and Kristina Pearson Johnson. She married Cecil…

Joseph L. Kelly

_DWIGHT – Joseph L. Kelly, 93, of Dwight passed away Friday, December 21, 2018 at Evenglow Lodge in Pontiac. Visitation will be held Friday, December 28, from 4 until 7 p.m. at Hager Memorial Home, Dwight. His Mass of Christian Burial…