Category: Obituaries

Patricia Lynne Terry

GARDNER – Patricia Lynne Terry, 71, of Gardner passed away Sunday, November 1, 2015 at Presence St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet. Born June 13, 1944 in Morris, Patricia Lynne was a daughter of Robert and Arline McDonald Christensen. She…

Joseph Haggard

DWIGHT – Joseph Haggard, 33, of Dwight passed away Thursday, October 22, 2015 in the emergency room at OSF St. James Hospital in Pontiac, as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Joseph was born November 5, 1981 in Kankakee. He married Victoria…

Margaret Burns

DWIGHT – Margaret Magdalene Burns, 101, of Dwight passed away Monday, October 26, 2015 at Morris Hospital and Healthcare Center in Morris, surrounded by her family. Margaret was born in Streator October 15, 1914, daughter of Andrew and Mary Hlad Rozak. Margaret…

David Bradford

DWIGHT – David Allen Bradford, 58, of Dwight passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, October 27, 2015. David was born June 5, 1958 in Vigo County, Indiana, son of Orville E. Bradford of Ransom and Mable Schotts Bradford. He was raised in…

Donald Humbert

DWIGHT – Donald John Humbert, 87, of Dwight passed away Thursday, October 29, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bloomington. Donald was born December 3, 1927 in Nevada Township, son of August and Emma Sorenson Humbert. He lived all his life…

Elisabeth R. Von Qualen

DWIGHT – Elisabeth R. Von Qualen, formerly of Dwight and Sun City Center, Florida, died at 1:33 a.m., October 26, 2015 at Cumberland House Hospice in Crossville, Tennessee. She had been a resident of Good Samaritan Society of Fairfield Glade…

Christine Marx

DWIGHT – Christine Marx, 88, passed away at Evenglow Health Center, Pontiac, Friday, October 23, 2015. A service will be held 11:30 a.m. today, Wednesday, October 28, at the First Congregational United Church in Dwight. There will be an inurnment…

Cynthia A. Claggett

LEXINGTON – Cynthia A. Claggett, 64, of Lexington passed away Tuesday, October 20, 2015. Cyndi was born May 3, 1951 in Streator, daughter of Donald and Mary Ann Dzuryo McNamara. She married Jeremy Claggett June 19, 1976 in St. Patrick…

Janice Sorensen-Cushing

GARDNER – Janice Sorensen-Cushing, 60, of Gardner and formerly of Mazon, passed away Tuesday evening, October 13, 2015 at the Joliet Area Community Hospice Home. A Celebration of Janice’s life will be held Friday, October 23, at Rury’s Tap, 365…

Sarah L. Vitko

RURAL BRACEVILLE – Sarah L. Vitko, 91, of rural Braceville passed away Friday, October 16, 2015 at Park Point Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Morris. She was born February 8, 1924 in Coal City, daughter of Jasper and Cecelia Gervase Vitale.…