Death of Leeta Lucille Crawford

Leeta Crawford

Leeta Lucille Crawford, 79, of Litchfield, died Monday, July 13, 2015, at 11:10 p.m. at Heritage Health Therapy & Senior Care in Litchfield. She was born on September 5, 1935, in Litchfield, IL, a daughter of Roy Orin and Myron Edna (Cloud) Reener. Leeta graduated from Litchfield High School with the class of 1953. She […]

Death of Sharon Ann Bryant


Sharon Ann Bryant, 68, of Gillespie, IL, died at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL on Saturday, July 11, 2015 at 3:15 p.m. She was born on October 29, 1946, in Litchfield, IL to Henry G. Campbell and Gladys Daugherty Campbell. She married David L. Bryant on September 27, 1980. Sharon was a graduate of […]

Death of Donnie Thomas

Donnie Thomas

Donnie Thomas, 75 of Carlinville, passed away Saturday morning, July 11, 2015, at Carlinville Area Hospital. Donnie was born November 5, 1939, in Litchfield, IL, a son of William and Verla Blanche (Spencer) Thomas. Donnie farmed North East of Carlinville his lifetime. He worked at Schien Body & Equipment in Carlinville as a truck driver, […]

Death of Roy Ferdinand Feldmann

Roy Feldmann

Roy Ferdinand Feldmann, 96, of Mexico, Missouri, formerly of Mt. Olive, IL, died Sunday, July 5, 2015, at 5:15 p.m. at Missouri Veterans Home in Mexico, MO. Roy was born on May 24, 1919, in Mt. Olive, IL to the late Edward Feldmann and Edna Snell. He married Vernia Katherine Ozanic in 1946 and they […]

Death of George Leroy Traylor

George Traylor

George Leroy Traylor, 73, of Litchfield, died Saturday, July 4, 2015 at 5:34 a.m. in his home. He was born on February 3, 1942, in Litchfield, IL, a son of George R. and Genevive G. (Taylor) Traylor. He was a lifelong laborer in the construction industry working out of Labor Local 84 in Litchfield until […]

Death of Geraldine Jones

Geraldine Jones

Geraldine Jones, 89, of Litchfield, died Friday, July 3, 2015, at 11:26 a.m. in Heritage Health Therapy & Senior Care in Litchfield. She was born on December 31, 1925, in East Chicago, IN, a daughter of Emanueal and Myrtle Marie (Page) Bellamy. Geraldine was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Litchfield. She was a […]

Death of Josephine Robbins

Josephine Robbins

Josephine Robbins, 90, of Gillespie died at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield, IL on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at 11:38 a.m. She was born on December 19, 1924, in Willow Springs, MO to Ola Dunham and Dolly (Atwood). She married William G. Robbins on September 15, 1956, in Carlinville, IL. She worked in the laundry […]

Death of Esther Loraine Millburg

Esther Millburg

Esther Loraine Millburg, 91, of Litchfield, died Monday, June 29, 2015, at 11:03 a.m. at Heritage Health Therapy & Senior Care in Litchfield. She was born on December 3, 1923, in Litchfield, IL, the daughter of Henry T. and Ida (Keiser) Grosenheider. After graduating from Litchfield High School, Esther married Alfred Joseph Millburg on April […]

Death of Robert H. Kahl

Robert Kahl

Robert H. Kahl, 96, of Shipman died at 7:35 p.m. on Monday, June 29, 2015, at Carlinville Area Hospital. He was born on July 3, 1918, in Shipman to the late George F. and Anna O. (Fite) Kahl. Robert married Verna R. (Fite) Kahl on June 6, 1945, in Carlinville. She preceded her in death […]

Death of Paula Kay Birkenkamp

Paula Birkenkamp

Paula Kay Birkenkamp, 69, of Litchfield, died Sunday, June 21, 2015 at 1:19 p.m. in her home. She was born on July 24, 1945, in Litchfield, IL, a daughter of Harry and Helen (Wolfe) Kean. She was a member of Mt. Zion Lutheran Church in Litchfield and American Legion Post #32 Ladies Auxiliary in Springfield. […]