Category: Obituaries

Susan Hrpcha

BRAIDWOOD – Susan Hrpcha, 63, of Braidwood and formerly of Essex, passed away suddenly Friday, November 23, 2018 at Riverside Hospital, Kankakee. Funeral services will be private. Susan was born September 26, 1955 in Joliet, daughter of William and Lois…

Virginia M. Faletti

BUCKINGHAM – Virginia M. Faletti, 88, of Buckingham passed away Thursday, November 22, 2018 at her home. Visitation will be held Friday, November 30, from 4 until 8 p.m. at Schreffler Funeral Home in Kankakee. Her Funeral Mass will be…

Barton W. Vest

GARDNER – Barton W. Vest, 79, of Gardner passed away Monday, November 19, 2018 at Morris Hospital. Family and friends will assemble at Reeves Funeral Home, 203 Liberty Street in Gardner, Monday, November 26, at 1:15 p.m. A processon will…

Phillip L. Hollis

GARDNER – Phillip L. Hollis, 63, of Gardner passed away unexpectedly Thursday, November 15, 2018 at Riverside Medical Center, Kankakee. The family will receive friends for a visitation Sunday, November 25, between the hours of 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.…

Jacquelyn R. Zwengel

DWIGHT – Jacquelyn R. Zwengel, 80, of Dwight passed away peacefully at 6:00 p.m., S a t u r d a y , November 10, 2018 at Heritage Health in Dwight. According to Jacquelyn’s wishes, cremation rites were accorded. Private family burial will be held in Oakland Cemetery, Princeton, at a later date. Jacquelyn was born February 3,…

Skyler Todd Haywood

 PONTIAC – Skyler Todd Haywood, 31, of Pontiac and formerly of Flanagan and Cornell, passed away Saturday, November 10, 2018 in Pontiac. Skyler was born June 21, 1987 in Pontiac, son of Todd and Connie Christensen Rudolph. He is survived by significant other, Melissah Heidenreich; daughters, Carlee Jo Haywood of Pontiac; and Virdranna Elise Haywood and Valendaria Elianna…

Jamie Foster

DWIGHT – Jamie Foster, 58, of rural Dwight passed away Monday evening, November 12, 2018, following a valiant battle with ovarian cancer. Born September 30, 1960 in Streator, Jamie Lou was a daughter of Kenneth and Donna Krantz Garretson. She…

Louis ‘Bud’ W. Mombrun

HERSCHER – Louis  W. “Bud” Mombrun, 83, of Herscher and formerly of Reddick and Wilmington, passed away Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at Miller Rehabilitation Clinic in Kankakee. Visitation will be Sunday, November 11, from 1 until 5 p.m. at the R.W.…

Leona Kirchner

ESSEX – Leona Caroline Kirchner, 88, of Essex passed away Sunday, November 4, 2018 at her home. Memorial visitation will be Saturday, November 10, from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. at R.W. Patterson Funeral Home in Braidwood. Interment will follow…

Virginia Tummel-Thompson

MORRIS – Virginia “Kay” Tummel-Thompson, 75, of Morris and formerly of Coal City, passed away Sunday, October 28, 2018 at the Joliet Area Community Hospice Home. Born November 26, 1942 in Centralia, Missouri, Virginia Kay was a daughter of James and…