Jimmy D. Murphy, 80, of Farmington died at 5:05 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, at Farmington Country Manor.
He was born July 20, 1935, in Farmington to Harry and Naomi (Bollinger) Murphy.
He is survived by five daughters, Debra Scheerer, Diana J. Keefer, Judy Welker, Janette (Richard) Hadsall and Vicki (John) Welker; one brother, Ted (Connie) Murphy; two sisters, Bernice Miller and Margeurite Vavrosky;read more
Brad Mark Brady, 58, of rural Dwight, went to meet our Lord on Tuesday evening, Jan. 26, 2016, due to a heart attack.
The family will receive friends at St. Patrick’s Church, 100 W. Mazon Ave. in Dwight on Saturday, from 9 a.m. until time of funeral service at noon. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated with Rev. Chris G. Haake officiating. Cremation rites will be accorded followingread more
David Schmidgall, 86, of Fairbury, died at 8:50 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, at Fairview Haven Retirement Community, Fairbury.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Apostolic Christian Church, forrest, with ministers of the church officiating. Burial will be in North Apostolic Christian Church Cemetery, rural Forrest.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Duffy-Pils Memorialread more
Funeral services for Ann Feik, 92, of Aledo, will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Speer Funeral Home, Aledo. Visitation will be one hour prior to services. Burial will be in Viola Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Sunbeam United Presbyterian Church. Ann died on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, at Amber Ridge Memory Care, Moline. Ann was born Feb. 9, 1923, in St. David, to Cyril and Margaret (Kumer)read more
Joan L. Mattson, 90, a native of Galesburg, died 4:53 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, at the Care Center of Abingdon in Abingdon. Visitation will be noon to 1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church. Funeral Mass will follow at 1 p.m. The Rev. Msgr. Ernest Pizzamiglio will officiate. Burial will follow in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Galesburg. Funeral arrangementsread more
H. Bruce Bricker, 98, of rural Bushnell, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, at Wesley Village in Macomb. Bruce was born Aug. 26, 1917, in rural Prairie City, to Charles and Signa Doderlein Bricker. He married Mary Harriet Pinckley on Feb. 24, 1940, in Bushnell. She preceded him in death on July 12, 2012. Bruce is survived by one daughter, Marjorie (Richard) Schaefer ofread more
Mary Lou Wetzel, 61 of Taylorville passed away on Friday, January 29, 2016 at 1:40 a.m. at Decatur Memorial Hospital in Decatur, IL. She was born January 6, 1955 in Taylorville, IL the Daughter of George and Marjorie Ann (Smith) Wallace. She married Robert Wetzel on September 8, 1973 in Taylorville, IL and he later preceded her in death on February 14, 2015. She worked as a homemaker and wasread more