Category: Obituaries

Rosemary Wilder

DWIGHT – Rosemary Wilder, 90, of Dwight completed her life’s journey Sunday, July 2, 2017 in Dwight. She leaves behind a legacy of love which includes her devoted husband of 69 years, Ron Wilder; three children: Pam (Bill) Manko of…

Helen Fuchsen

WILMINGTON – Helen Fuchsen, 103, passed away Sunday, June 18, 2017 at Heritage Health in Dwight. Helen was born April 22, 1914 in Michigan City, Indiana, daughter of Dan and Mary Brady Tyrrell. In 1917 she moved, with her parents,…

Terry R. Snodgrass

COLLINSVILLE, IL – Terry Russell Snodgrass, 57, of Collinsville passed away Friday, June 16, 2017 at his home. He was born December 16, 1959 in Gardner, son of Bobby Joe and Irene Harvey Snodgrass. He was a dedicated paramedic, who…

Irene M. Allen

JOLIET – Irene M. Allen, 93, of Joliet passed away Sunday, June 18, 2017 at Heritage Health in Dwight. Irene was born April 5, 1924 in Taylor Springs, Illinois, daughter of Andrew and Anna Trusa Krull. She was raised and…

Deborah Kay Dart

BRACEVILLE – Deborah Kay Dart, 61, of Braceville passed away Friday, June 16, 2017 at Presence St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet. Cremation rites were accorded. Private services will be held at a later date. Deborah was born June 4,…

Travis Papineau

BONFIELD – Travis Papineau, 41, of Bonfield passed away unexpectedly Monday, May 29, 2017 at his home. A private family visitation was held, and cremation rites were accorded. Travis was born June 21, 1975 in Kankakee, son of Earl Robert…

Calvin Grieff

MAZON – Calvin Mark Grieff, 61, of Mazon passed away peacefully at home Friday, June 2, 2017. Visitation will be Thursday, June 8, from 4 until 7 p.m. at the U.C. Davis-Callahan Funeral Home, 301 W. Washington St., Morris. Enhanced…

Duane G. Barschdorf

RANSOM – Duane G. Barschdorf, 81, of Ransom passed away Monday, May 29, 2017. Duane was born November 5, 1935 in Morris, son of Henry L. and Mary Flatness Barschdorf. He married Carole Bumgarner June 8, 1958 in the Mazon…

George Richard Lestina III

BRACEVILLE – George Richard Lestina III, 41, of Braceville and a longtime resident of Braidwood, passed away Saturday, May 27, 2017 in Braceville. He was born August 19, 1975 in Joliet. He graduated from Reed Custer High School in Braidwood,…

John R. Clausen

DWIGHT – John Raymond Clausen, 88, of Dwight passed away peacefully at home after a short illness, surrounded by his seven children and his wife of 66 years, Edith Lorraine Claus-en, Saturday, June 3, 2017. John was born August 3,…