Death of Larry L. Johnson

Larry L. Johnson

Larry L. Johnson, 73, of Gillespie, IL, died at Heritage Health of Gillespie, IL on Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 3:00 a.m. He was born on February 26, 1941, in Des Moines, IA to Leland Johnson and DeLores (Kieran) Johnson. He married Lois (Needs) Johnson on July 26, 1959, in Des Moines, IA. He was […]

Death of Frank W. Wurtz

Frank W. Wurtz

Frank W. Wurtz, 80, of Shipman, Illinois died at 7:15 p.m. on Sunday, December 7, 2014 at his residence. He was born on October 30, 1934, in St. Louis, Missouri to the late Ralph J. and Marie I. (Randal) Wurtz. Later in life, Frank married Betty Lou Short in St. Louis on December 26, 1959. […]

Death of Rosemary Schur

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Rosemary Schur, 90, of Sycamore, IL, formerly of Benld, IL died at Kishwaukee Hospital in DeKalb, IL on Thursday, December 4, 2014. Rosemary and her husband moved to Sycamore, IL four years ago so they could be with their daughter and their grandchildren. She was born on July 22, 1924, in Benld, IL to John […]

Death of Arthur Wayne “Shorty” Lebro

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Arthur Wayne “Shorty” Lebro, 69, of Plainview, IL, died at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, MO, on Wednesday, December 3, 2014. He was born on November 19, 1945, in Carlinville, IL to Louis Lebro and Nellie (Wayman) Lebro. He was a retired laborer for Olin Manufacturing and was a U.S. Navy veteran after having served […]

Death of Evelyn G. Mor

Obituary

Evelyn G. Mor, 99, of Gillespie, IL, died at Heritage Health of Gillespie, IL on Thursday, December 4, 2014, at 8:05 a.m. She was born on May 23, 1915, in Benld, IL to Peter Fuso and Lena (Wilken) Fuso. She married Alexander J. Mor in Gillespie, IL. He preceded her in death in 1976. She […]

Death of Alvin Kenneth Hammann

Alvin Kenneth Hammann

Alvin Kenneth Hammann, 83, of Gillespie, IL, died at St. Francis Hospital in Litchfield, IL on Tuesday, December 2, 2014. He was born on January 5, 1931, in Carlinville, IL to Albert H Hammann and Zella Marie Harms Hammann. He married Marjory May (White) Hammann on June 7, 1952, in Santa Maria, CA. She preceded […]

Death of William Thomas “Buck” Jones

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William Thomas “Buck” Jones, 84, of Wilsonville, IL, died at Heritage Health of Gillespie, IL on Saturday, November 29, 2014 at 6:12 p.m. He was born on July 26, 1930, in Wilsonville, IL to Edward J. Jones and Gwendolyn E. (Thomas) Jones. He retired from the U.S. Navy where he was involved with radios and […]

Death of James A. Abernathy

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James A. Abernathy, 61, of Bunker Hill, IL, died at Community Memorial Hospital in Staunton, IL on Monday, December 1, 2014 at 9:13 a.m. He was born on June 6, 1953, in Granite City, IL to Philitus Abernathy and Kathleen (Stearns). He married Lisa D. (Ray) Abernathy on August 5, 2000, in Bunker Hill, IL. […]

Death of Steven Michael Dubbs

Steven Michael Dubbs

Steven Michael Dubbs, 60, of Gillespie, IL, died at his residence on Thursday, November 27, 2014, at 12:30 a.m. He was born on April 27, 1954, in St. Louis, MO to Henry Dubbs and Anastasia “Nancy” (Wasylenko) Dubbs. He married Joan Marie (Rauzi) Dubbs on December 20, 1974, in Gillespie, IL. He was retired from […]

Death of Don L. Byrd

Don L. Byrd

Don L. Byrd, 74, of Ridgely, TN, died at Hillsboro Rehab & Health Care in Hillsboro, IL on Thursday, November 27, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. He was on born November 29, 1939, in Knoxville, TN to Charlie Wiley Byrd and Pearl Mae (Cravens) Byrd. He married Virgie Mae (Johnson) Byrd on September 29, 1956, in […]