Category: Obituaries

Jessica Berta Brandt

GARDNER – Jessica Berta Brandt, 97, of Gardner and a recent resident of Heritage Health in Bloomington, passed away Thursday evening, August 17, 2017. Born January 16, 1920 in Coal City, Jessica was a daughter of Joseph Berta, Jr. and…

Sheryl Lynn Gueldenhaar

ROMEOVILLE – Sheryl Lynn Gueldenhaar, 62, passed away peacefully Thursday, March 2, 2017 at her home in Romeoville. She was born September 3, 1954 in Mountain Home, Idaho, daughter of Donald and Carol Gueldenhaar. She attended Dwight High School and…

Carol Jean Gueldenhaar

Carol Jean Gueldenhaar, 83, passed away peacefully Monday, July 17, 2017 at her residence, The Arbors at Centennial Pointe in Springfield. After enduring Alzheimer’s for several years, she was called to her Heavenly home to join her husband, Don, who…

Lila Fay Baker

PONTIAC – Lila Fay Baker, 87, of Pontiac and formerly of Odell and Chenoa, passed away at 6:22 a.m., Monday, August 14, 2017 at Pontiac Healthcare and Rehab, Pontiac. Lila was born November 13, 1929 in the family’s home at…

Dorene Koehler

REDDICK – Dorene Koehler, 77, of Reddick passed away at 9:20 p.m., Thursday, August 10, 2017 in Riverside Hospital, Kankakee. Dorene was born in Morris August 17, 1939, daughter of Glenn and Ila Lippold Anderson. She married Harold “Luke” Koehler…

John Francis Clavey

MELBOURNE, AR – John Francis “Jack” Clavey, 73, of Melbourne, Arkansas departed this life on August 6, 2017 at his home. He was born November 29, 1943 in Morris, son of Robert William Clavey and Betty Jean Simpson Clavey. He was…

Carol Jean Vilt

BRACEVILLE TWP. – Carol Jean Vilt, 76, of Braceville Township passed away Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at Morris Hospital. Born March 2, 1941 in Compton, California, Carol Jean was a daughter of James Fudge and Maida Hobbs and George Young.…

Chad D. Sandeno

DWIGHT – Chad D. Sandeno, 42, of Dwight passed away Sunday, August 6, 2017. He was born July 4, 1975 in Bloomington, son of David and Karen Howard Sandeno. He was educated in Mazon schools and graduated from Seneca High…

Mary Ann Cain

GARDNER – Mary Ann Cain, 81, of Gardner passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017 at Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Joliet. Cremation rites have been accorded, and committal services will be Friday, September 1, 2017 at 10 a.m. in…

Jeannette Corrigan

PONTIAC – Jeannette M. Corrigan, 91, of Pontiac passed away at 6:37 p.m., Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at OSF Saint James – John W. Albrecht Medical Center, Pontiac. She was born June 15, 1926 in Pontiac, daughter of Ernest and Amanda…