Obituary Listings


Michael Alan Scott - 41
2/6/1973 - 9/11/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Michael Alan Scott, 41, of Montgomery passed away Thursday, September 11, 2014 after a valiant and courageous battle with cancer at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born February 6, 1973 in Batavia, NY the son of Mark Alan and Donna May (Hale) Scott. Michael proudly served in the US Navy fr ... View Obituary


Jean M. Smith - 75
10/17/1938 - 9/7/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Jean M. Smith, 75, of Sandwich, IL passed away, Sunday, September 7, 2014 at her residence in Sandwich. She was born October 17, 1938 in Ottawa, IL the daughter of Roger and Mary (Richardson) Olson. She married George Smith Jr. on November 11, 1961 in Marseilles, IL. Jean enjoyed motorcycling, bowling, bin ... View Obituary


Donald T. Berberich - 78
10/2/1935 - 9/6/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Donald T. Berberich, 78, of Somonauk, IL passed away Saturday, September 6, 2014 at his home in Lake Holiday. He was born October 2, 1935 in Chicago, IL the son of Matthias and Margaret (Collins) Berberich. He married Dolores Swinak on February 11, 1956 in Chicago, IL. Donald was a member of Sandwich M ... View Obituary


Mildred Rita (Eldringhoff) Kosulic - 93
9/27/1920 - 9/5/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Mildred Rita (Eldringhoff) Kosulic, 93, of Somonauk passed away Friday, September 5, 2014 at her home in the arms of her family and caregiver. She was born September 27, 1920 at home in Rhineland, MO the second daughter of Hugo and Mary Eldringhoff. She married John Kosulic in 1941. They lived in Sandwich ... View Obituary


Daniel Bruce Perkins - 65
8/28/1949 - 9/3/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - Daniel Bruce Perkins, 65, of Somonauk passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at his home with his wife by his side, after a courageous 2 year battle with leukemia. He was born August 28, 1949 in Davenport, IA the son of Robert Bruce & Lavonne Irene (Meinert) Perkins. He was united in marriag ... View Obituary


Lucille Irene Wicks - 93
9/21/1920 - 9/3/2014

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich - Lucille Irene Wicks, 93, of Morris, formerly of Ottawa and Sheridan, passed away Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at Park Pointe Healthcare and Rehabilitation in Morris. She was born September 21, 1920 in Yorkville, IL the daughter of Edward and Anna (Moenkewier) Nolte. Lucille was united in marriage to Andy Wi ... View Obituary


Leon L. Wilkinson - 90
1/25/1924 - 9/2/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Plano - Leon L. Wilkinson, 90, of Plano passed away Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. He was born January 25, 1924 in Buffalo, MO the son of Lecius Ernest and Gale Dora (Sheridan) Wilkinson. He married Eva Leona Merchant on June 28, 1942 in Springfield, MO. Leon proudly serviced ... View Obituary


Margaret A. Preston - 78
10/21/1935 - 8/29/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Plano - Margaret A. Preston, 78, of Oswego passed away Friday, August 29, 2014 at Hillside Rehab and Care Center in Yorkville. She was born October 21, 1935 in Chicago, IL the daughter of Joseph and Johanna (Pudinas) Vivian. She married Thomas Preston on March 2, 1957. Margaret retired from the Montgomery US Po ... View Obituary


William J. Werner - 61
9/5/1952 - 8/29/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - William J. Werner better known to his friends as Colonel passed away Friday, August 29, 2014 at Sandwich Rehab & Health Care in Sandwich. Bill gave up his life to cancer just as he had lived life, his way. He was a good friend who would do anything for you expecting nothing in return. Bill was bor ... View Obituary


Carlos Ledesma - 49
8/25/1965 - 8/28/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Carlos Ledesma, 49, passed away on Thursday, August 28, 2014. He was born on August 25, 1965 in Sandwich, IL the son of Paul A. Ledesma, Sr. and Elvira (Ledesma) Hibbetts. Carlos enjoyed fishing, karate, he was a great chef but his greatest love was his family. He is survived by his father, Paul A. ... View Obituary


Jeanne B. Mason - 94
12/5/1919 - 8/25/2014

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich - Jeanne B. Mason, 94, of Sandwich, previously of Lakeland, FL, passed away peacefully at her home Monday, August 25, 2014. She was born December 5, 1919 in Camden, NJ to the late May (Wooters) Brulatour Wood and Jean Leonard Brulatour. She married W. Finley Mason on June 20, 1941. Jeanne was a member of St. P ... View Obituary


Mavis J. Gunderson - 95
5/14/1919 - 8/24/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somomauk, IL - Mavis J. Gunderson, 95, of Sandwich, IL formerly of Sheridan, IL passed away Sunday, August 24, 2014 in Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. She was born May 14, 1919 in Sheridan, IL the daughter of John and Clara (Tellefson) Gunderson. She is survived by two nephews, John Scheppler and Raymond ... View Obituary


Harriette Neilson - 95
8/23/1919 - 8/23/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Harriette Neilson, 95, of Sandwich passed away Saturday, August 23, 2014 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. She was born August 23, 1919 in Milwaukee, WI the daughter of Herman and Louise Eisenberg. She married Harold Neilson on July 3, 1937 in Milwaukee, WI. Harriette was a member of Cornerston ... View Obituary


Thelma Angeline Hall - 92
12/24/1921 - 8/23/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Thelma Angeline Hall, 92, of Big Rock, formerly of New Smyrna Beach, FL, passed away Saturday, August 23, 2014 at her home. She was born December 24, 1921 in Miami, FL the daughter of Elmer and Susie (Bunnell) Hall. Thelma moved from Miami at age 11 to New Smyrna Beach, where she graduated from high school ... View Obituary


James W. Sutton - 64
12/19/1949 - 8/19/2014

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - James W. Sutton, 64, of Prophetstown, IL formerly of Earlville, passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2014 in Morrison Hospital in Morrison, IL. He was born December 19, 1949 in Bremen, Indiana, the son of James W. and Laura L. (Collins) Sutton. He married Barbara Davis on August 5, 1980. Jim graduated fro ... View Obituary


Theresa Schueller - 86
12/31/1927 - 8/18/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Theresa Schueller, 86, of Plano passed away Monday, August 18, 2014 at Seasons Hospice in Naperville. She was born December 31, 1927 in Hungary the daughter of Peter and Elisabeth (Eckert) Kresl. She married Michael Schueller on September 30, 1950 in Germany. Theresa was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church ... View Obituary


Vida June Dollman - 81
12/26/1932 - 8/14/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Vida June Dollman, 81, of Yorkville passed away August 18, 2014 at Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora. She was born December 26, 1932 in Fenelson, GA the daughter of Gethrow Cecil and Mattis (Wishum) VanLandingham. She married Frederick A. Dollman on February 1, 1952 in Albany, GA. She was a member of Yorkv ... View Obituary


Nicholas E. Verderamo - 52
12/2/1961 - 8/12/2014

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Nicholas E. Verderamo, 52, of Sandwich passed away Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at his home in Sandwich. He was born December 2, 1961 in Baltimore, MD the son of Michael and Joann (Guerriero) Verderamo. Nick proudly served in the United States Air Force as a pilot, serving in Germany and state side. He was a g ... View Obituary


Donnie Ray Longmire, Jr. - 48
10/17/1965 - 8/9/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Donnie Ray Longmire, Jr., 48, of Eau Claire, WI passed away Saturday, August 9, 2014 at his home in Eau Claire. He was born October 17, 1965 in Chicago, IL the son of Donnie R. and Omie (Cline) Longmire, Sr. Donnie enjoyed spending time with his daughter and his family, he will be greatly missed. He i ... View Obituary


Rosina Florian - 87
7/26/1927 - 8/5/2014

Turner-Eighner Home - Plano - Rosina Florian, 87, of Plano, Illinois passed away Tuesday, August 5, 2014 in Valley West Hospital Sandwich, IL. She was born July 26, 1927 in Ruma, Yugoslovia the daughter of Sebastian and Theresa (Schulz) Lehner. She married Michael Florian Sr. on March 3, 1946 in Asten, Austria. Rosina was a member of St ... View Obituary


Erik S. Paver - 41
11/17/1972 - 7/27/2014

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich, Illinois - Erik S. Paver, 41, of Sandwich passed away after a courageous battle with Leukemia Sunday, July 27, 2014 at Horizon Hospice in Chicago, IL surrounded by his loving family. He was born November 17, 1972 in Evanston, IL the son of Arthur and Eileen (Privatsky) Paver. He married Mary Long on June 17, 2000 on the ... View Obituary


Alvin D. Novak - 90
6/8/1924 - 7/26/2014

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Alvin D. Novak, 90, of Earlville, Illinois passed away, Saturday, July 26, 2014 at the Mendota Lutheran Home in Mendota, IL. He was born June 8, 1924 in Centralia, IL the son of Frank and Mary Jane (Weiler) Novak. He graduated from Mendota High School in 1943. He served in the U.S. Army for 2 ½ years with e ... View Obituary


William A. Kahle - 49
11/6/1964 - 7/23/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - William A. Kahle, 49, of Yorkville, Illinois passed away July 23, 2014 at Warren Park Nursing Pavilion in Chicago, IL. He was born November 6, 1964 in Aurora, IL the son of William W. and Barbara (Johnson) Kahle. He was a former member of First Lutheran Church in Plano. Bill attended Yorkville School syste ... View Obituary


Lauretta J. Holstine - 91
6/22/1923 - 7/22/2014

Turner-Eighner Fuineral Home - Plano - Lauretta J. Holstine, 91, of Hustisford, Wisconsin, passed away at her home on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 surrounded by her loving family. She was born June 22, 1923 in Farmington, IL the daughter of Josiah and Rena (Passini) Ramsden. She married Howard Holstine on November 7, 1964 in Sycamore, IL. She was a memb ... View Obituary


Harold R. Short - 77
12/19/1936 - 7/20/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk, IL - Harold R. Short, 77, of Somonauk, IL passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014 at Valley West Hospital in Sandwich, IL. He was born December 19, 1936 in rural Casey, IL the son of Lowell and Lottie (Neidigh) Short. Harold married Josephine Ogle on July 16, 1959 in West Union, IL. He was a member of the Somonauk ... View Obituary


Carolyn L. Duffy - 89
12/2/1924 - 7/4/2014

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich, IL - Carolyn Duffy, 89, of Sandwich IL, passed away on Friday, July 4, 2014, at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. She was born on December 2, 1924, in DeKalb County IL, the daughter of Stanley and Elsie (Mosher) Johnson. Carolyn was a graduate of Shabbona High School. She married Richard "Dick" Duffy on ... View Obituary


Doris M. Sawyer - 87
10/14/1926 - 7/4/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Doris M. Sawyer, 87, of Leland passed away Friday, July 4, 2014 at Prairie Crossing Living and Rehabilitation Center in Shabbona, IL. She was born October 14, 1926 in New London, CT the daughter of Charles and Theresa (Sunder) Sibree. She married Leslie Sawyer on July 10, 1946 in New London, CT. Doris was ... View Obituary


William W. Kahle - 85
11/21/1928 - 7/4/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL. - Bill began his new life in eternity in the place prepared for him by his Lord Jesus Christ on July 4, 2014. He departed the Earth from Presence Mercy Medical Center in Aurora, IL. He was 85 years old, born November 21, 1928 in Aurora, Illinois. Most of his life was lived in Yorkville. He was preceded in ... View Obituary


Dorothy J. Murphy - 90
7/28/1923 - 6/24/2014

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich - Dorothy J. Murphy 90, of Sandwich passed away Tuesday June 24, 2014 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion of Sandwich, born July 28, 1923 in Ramsey, IL, the daughter of Robert and Mary (Anderson) Davis. She married Durward A. Murphy on September 21, 1939 in Ramsey, IL. She was a homemaker, enjoyed gardening, flowe ... View Obituary


Cynthia L. Conley - 48
9/1/1965 - 6/23/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Cynthia L. Conley, 48, of Somonauk passed away Monday, June 23, 2014. She was born September 1, 1965 in Sandwich the daughter of David and Barbara (Sherman) Voss. She married Michael Conley on June 20, 1990 in Phoenix, AZ. Cindy was employed at Valley West Hospital and also served in private home care for ... View Obituary


Virginia R. Hanna - 80
6/29/1933 - 6/22/2014

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Virginia R. Hanna, 80, of Earlville, IL passed away Sunday, June 22, 2014 in Ottawa Pavilion in Ottawa, IL. She was born June 29, 1933 in Oak Park, IL the daughter of William and Martha (Adamski) Johnston. Virginia married John W. Hanna on February 23, 1957 in Oak Park, IL. She was a member of St. Theresa ... View Obituary


Burdette Wayne Hill - 75
6/20/1938 - 6/15/2014

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Burdette Wayne Hill, 75, of Sandwich passed away Sunday, June 15, 2014 in Sandwich Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Sandwich. He was born June 20, 1938 in Moline, IL the son of Russell and Stella (Tuntland) Hill. He married Nancy Stein on October 5, 1985 in Sandwich. Wayne enjoyed Bingo, painting and remin ... View Obituary


Carol A. Campbell - 70
7/26/1943 - 6/10/2014

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Carol A. Campbell, 70, of Sandwich, IL passed away Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. She was born July 26, 1943 in Pinckneyville, IL the daughter of Arta Ray and Jewell Eleanor (Keeling) Gladson. She married Elmer Campbell on March 24, 1962 in Pinckneyville, IL. Carol was a ... View Obituary


Phyllis E. Wykes - 92
6/9/1921 - 6/3/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Plano - Phyllis E. Wykes, 92, of Plano passed away Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at Seasons Hospice in Naperville. She was born June 9, 1921 in Seward Township, the daughter of Edward and Mary (Stewart) Jones. She married Albert Wykes on February 12, 1943. Phyllis was a member of Plano United Methodist Church, Kalico Kwilte ... View Obituary


Josephine A. French - 81
5/17/1933 - 6/1/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Josephine A. French, 81, of Plano, Illinois passed away Sunday, June 1, 2014 at her home. She was born May 17, 1933 in St. Paul, MN the daughter of Eugene and Helen Hulne. She married Harry A. French on July 19, 1954 in Plano, IL. Josephine was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Plano, Plano America ... View Obituary


Delores Catherine Allen - 81
12/3/1932 - 5/31/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Delores Catherine Allen, 81, of Sandwich, IL formerly of Peoria, passed away Saturday, May 31, 2014 at her home. Delores was a resident of the Open Door Rehabilitation Center since 1976. She was born on December 3, 1932 in Lake Cormorant, Mississippi the daughter of James Alfred and Minnie Mae (Potter) Alle ... View Obituary


Ila J. Bennett - 92
12/21/1921 - 5/21/2014

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Ila J. Bennett, 92, of Earlville, IL passed away Wednesday, May 21, 2014 in Heritage Health in Mendota. She was born December 21, 1921 in Ramsey, IL the daughter of Hendricks and Vertie (Thompson) Casey. She married Carroll E. “Sarge” Bennett on July 29, 1946 in Mississippi. She was a member of Earlville Unit ... View Obituary


Geraldine "Gerry" Fischer - 94
7/3/1919 - 5/15/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somomauk, IL - Geraldine “Gerry” Fischer, 94, of Leland, passed away Thursday, May 15, 2014 in OSF St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa. She was born July 3, 1919 in Sandwich, IL the daughter of Leslie and Viola (Schambaugh) Schaeffer. Gerry married Theodore “Ted” Fischer on March 12, 1941 in St. John’s Lutheran Ch ... View Obituary


Mary M. Meyer - 82
10/22/1931 - 5/14/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Mary M. Meyer, 82, of Somonauk, IL passed away Wednesday, May 14, 2014 in Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. She was born October 22, 1931 in Victor Township the daughter of Raymond and Irene (Grandadam) Fox. She married Robert Meyer on August 2, 1952 in Somonauk, IL. She was a member of ... View Obituary


Doris M. Schmitz - 92
9/23/1921 - 5/13/2014

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Doris M. Schmitz, 92, of Earlville, IL passed away, Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at Stonecroft Village Retirement Community in Mendota. She was born September 23, 1921 in Rollo, IL the daughter of Daniel and Helen (Graham) Gallagher. She married Ralph M. Schmitz October 14, 1941. Doris was a lifelong member of St. T ... View Obituary


Jannette Towne Buckley Nesson - 94
11/28/1919 - 5/11/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Plano - Jannette Towne Buckley Nesson, 94, of Plano, IL passed away, Sunday, May 11, 2014 at Sandwich Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Sandwich. She was born November 28, 1919 in Evanston, IL the daughter of Warren and Emma (Towne) Buckley. She grew up in Evanston, IL and greatly enjoyed the time she spent ... View Obituary


Joyce F. Solonka - 77
4/4/1937 - 5/10/2014

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Joyce F. Solonka, 77, of Sandwich passed away suddenly Saturday, May 10, 2014 at her home. She was born April 4, 1937 in Aurora, IL the daughter of Alfred & Angeline (Cosentino) Boschelli. She married Carl Solonka on April 28, 1990 in Batavia, IL. Joyce was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in ... View Obituary


Helen Diana Getty - 73
1/25/1941 - 5/7/2014

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Helen Diana Getty, 73, of Glen Ellyn, formerly of Wheaton, passed away Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at Heritage Woods of Yorkville. She was born January 25, 1941 in Chicago, IL the daughter of Robert and Mary (Glowacki) Linar. Helen was an art teacher in Wheaton and Glen Ellyn for many years. She was extremely crea ... View Obituary


Jack R. Walleck - 77
10/23/1936 - 5/6/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Jack R. Walleck, 77, of Serena, Illinois passed away Tuesday, May 6, 2014 in Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, IL. He was born October 23, 1936 in Chicago, IL. He was raised in Dayton and went to school in Dayton and Ottawa. Jack joined the Army in 1958 and became a member of the 101st Airborne Sp ... View Obituary


Robert R. Johns - 76
10/21/1937 - 4/28/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Robert R. Johns, 76, of Newark passed away Monday, April 28, 2014 at Loyola Medical Center in Maywood. He was born October 21, 1937 in Sandwich, IL the son of Arvil “Lefty“ and Emily (Green) Johns. He married Marilyn Christenson on December 30, 1956 in Plano, IL. Robert was a member of Plano United Methodist ... View Obituary


Charlee Jean Kenyon - 0
4/22/2014 - 4/22/2014

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich - Charlee Jean Kenyon, newborn infant daughter of Jeffrey and Nichole (Edwards) Kenyon was born Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 8:37 a.m. at Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora, IL and passed away later that morning. She is survived by her parents, Jeffrey and Nichole; maternal grandparents, Dave and Rho ... View Obituary


Roger L. Walz - 85
11/15/1928 - 4/18/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Roger L. Walz, 85, of Somonauk, IL passed away Friday, April 18, 2014 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was born November 15, 1928 in Ridgeville Township, WI the son of Irl Raymond and Vera M. (Dunlevy) Walz. He married Mary Ann Yackley on May 14, 1955 in Lisle, IL. He was a member of St. John Ca ... View Obituary


Vera E. Wold - 97
10/5/1916 - 4/14/2014

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Vera E. Wold, 97, of Earlville, Illinois passed away Monday, April 14, 2014 in Heritage Health in Mendota. She was born October 5, 1916 in rural Compton, IL the daughter of Oscar and Pauline (Xander) Ikens. She graduated from Earlville High School. She married Edward Wold on December 19, 1936 in Aurora, Il ... View Obituary


Father Thomas E. Brantman - 67
6/15/1946 - 4/10/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Father Thomas E. Brantman, 67, of Somonauk passed away Thursday, April 10, 2014 at his residence in Somonauk. He was born June 15, 1946 in Waukegan, IL the son of Beatrice (May) and Robert F. Brantman. Father was ordained to the priesthood on June 14, 1975 by Most Reverend Arthur J. O’Neill at the Cathedral ... View Obituary


Thomas D. "TJ" Paladeau Jr. - 50
4/19/1963 - 4/10/2014

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Thomas D. “TJ” Paladeau, Jr., 50, of rural Leland, IL passed away Thursday, April 10, 2014 peacefully at home with his family by his side. He was born April 19, 1963 in Ft, Dix, New Jersey the son of Thomas and Mary Lou (Modaff) Paladeau Sr. He was a member of the local union # 150 , where he was a heavy e ... View Obituary


Paul Henry Scull, Sr. - 55
1/11/1959 - 4/9/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Paul Henry Scull, Sr. (55) of Plano passed away April 9, 2014. He was the son of Nick and Patricia (Henry) Scull having been born on January 11, 1959 in Hinsdale, IL. Paul was the loving father of Paul (Heather) Scull, Jr. of Plano, IL; Jeremy (Diana) Scull of Montgomery, IL; Joseph Scull of Plano, I ... View Obituary


Nancy Jarman (Porter) Simms - 88
10/15/1925 - 4/8/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Plano, IL - Nancy Jarman (Porter) Simms, 88, was called Home by her Lord and Savior on April 8, 2014, at her Bickford Senior Living home in Oswego, IL. Nancy was born October 15, 1925, in New York City to Dr. Lowrie James Porter and Priscilla Alden (Laing) Porter. Her childhood years were spent in New York an ... View Obituary


Timothy Gerald Bocian - 39
4/6/1975 - 4/6/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Plano - Timothy Gerald Bocian, 39, of Plano passed away Sunday, April 6, 2014 at Valley West Hospital in Sandwich. He was born April 6, 1975 in Elk Grove, IL the son of Jerome and Sharon (Mitchell) Bocian. He married Kristiana Smith on May 2, 2009 in Ft Lauderdale, Florida He was a member of the Aurora Gun Club. ... View Obituary


J. Larry Martin - 67
12/21/1946 - 4/5/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - J. Larry Martin, 67, of Somonauk passed away Saturday, April 5, 2014 at Valley West Hospital in Sandwich. He was born December 21, 1946 in Booneville, MS the son of Clyde Edward and Lilly Maude (Chism) Martin. He married Ginger Tuftee on June 29, 1985 at Shabbona Park in Harding, IL. Larry was a 33º Mason ... View Obituary


Mary M. Gerard - 76
1/8/1938 - 4/2/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Homes, Somonauk, IL - Mary M. Gerard, 76, of Sandwich, Illinois passed away Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at her home in Sandwich. She was born January 8, 1938 in Ottawa, IL the daughter of Arnold and Lucille (Harold) Whitecotton. She was a member of Sandwich Moose Lodge. She loved her Ma’s Little Bakery and Brenda’s Basket. Mary w ... View Obituary


Delores Mary Houlne - 83
4/18/1930 - 3/29/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Plano - Delores Mary Houlne, 83, of Yorkville, IL passed away Saturday, March 29, 2014 at Hillside Rehab & Care Center in Yorkville. She was born April 18, 1930 in Aurora, IL the daughter of Norman and Theresa (Erath) Sherwin. She married John Louis Houlne on May 21, 1955 in Aurora, IL. She was a member of ... View Obituary


Dorathea M. Wilkins - 91
6/14/1922 - 3/26/2014

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Dorathea M. Wilkins, 91, of Earlville, IL passed away, Wednesday, March 26, 2014 in Mendota Community Hospital in Mendota. She was born June 14, 1922 in Earlville, IL the daughter of Robert W. and Ida E. (Budach) Hamilton. She was a lifelong member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Earlville. She worked for GTE ... View Obituary


Tara Lynn Ziegner - 67
11/19/1946 - 3/23/2014

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home _ Earlville - Tara Lynn Ziegner, 67, of Earlville passed away Sunday, March 23, 2014 at her home. She was born November 19, 1946 in Oak Park, MI the daughter of John and Helen (Janco) Koosh. She married Martin Ziegner on May 8, 1971 in Oak Park, MI. She is survived by her husband, Martin of Earlville, IL; two so ... View Obituary


Bonita L. Baker - 71
12/9/1942 - 3/20/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Bonita L. Baker, 71, of Leland passed away Thursday, March 20, 2014 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born December 9, 1942 in Aurora, IL the daughter of Meryl and Lois (Chapman) Jacobson. She married Chauncey A. Baker on October 23, 1965 in Hinckley, IL. Bonita was a member of United Me ... View Obituary


Charles N. Winemiller - 83
3/11/1931 - 3/19/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Charles N. Winemiller, 83, of Sandwich, IL passed away, Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at his home. He was born March 11, 1931 in Adrian, WV the son of Stamen J. and Marjorie R.(Hyre) Winemiller. He married Mable Martin on November 19, 1953 she passed away January 11, 1984, he later married Carol Sue Gilbertson ... View Obituary


Lorraine T. Meloy - 96
4/14/1917 - 3/14/2014

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Lorraine T. Meloy, 96, of Earlville, IL passed away Friday, March 14, 2014 in Mendota Community Hospital. She was born April 14, 1917 in Earlville the daughter of Roy and Mildred (Follett) Imel. She married Gilbert Meloy in Earlville. She was lifelong member of the Earlville United Methodist Church. Lorra ... View Obituary


Frank J. Brummel - 78
1/4/1936 - 3/13/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Frank J. Brummel, 78, of Montgomery, IL passed away Thursday, March 13, 2014 at his home. He was born January 4, 1936 in Aurora the son of Ralph and Margaret (Hattersley) Brummel. He married Sharon Hage on June 13, 1972 in Plano. He was a member of St. Anne’s Catholic Church, life long member of the Tiger ... View Obituary


Allen A. Vahl - 71
5/15/1942 - 3/10/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Allen A. Vahl, 71, of Aurora, IL passed away Monday, March 10, 2014 in Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora, IL. He was born May 15, 1942 in Sandwich the son of Arthur and Viola (Lindholm) Vahl. He married Bonnie Torkelson on March 16, 1963 in Plano, IL. Allen retired after 33 years of service to Caterpillar ... View Obituary


Donald D. Pew - 71
10/9/1942 - 3/6/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Donald D. Pew, 71, of Mesa, AZ passed away Thursday, March 6, 2014 in Kishwaukee Hospital in DeKalb, IL. He was born October 9, 1942 in Wauseon, OH the son of Lester and Leona (Theile) Pew. He was a member of Desert Heritage Church in Mesa, AZ, First Christian Church of Watseka, former Past President of Wat ... View Obituary


Eula C. Knutson - 94
9/14/1919 - 2/27/2014

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Eula C. Knutson, 94, of Earlville, IL passed away, Thursday, February 27, 2014 at her home in Earlville. She was born on September 14, 1919 in Waltham Township the daughter of Neil and Catherine (Johnston) Harmon. She married Arnold Knutson on February 5, 1944. She taught Elementary School for more than 2 ... View Obituary


Daniel "Pete" Sinetos - 56
7/23/1957 - 2/27/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Daniel “Pete” Sinetos, 56, of Somonauk, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, February 27th, 2014 at Valley West Hospital in Sandwich. He was born July 23, 1957 in Chicago, to Daniel and Patricia (Scherer) Sinetos. He was a graduate of Glenbard East High School. Pete was a longtime mason, owned his own masonry b ... View Obituary


Francis E. Johnson - 87
5/14/1926 - 2/26/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Francis E. Johnson, 87, of Sandwich passed away Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, IL. He was born May 14, 1926 in Danway, IL the son of Edwin and Minnie (Schank) Johnson. He married Wilma Johnson on January 25, 1948 at St. Petrie Lutheran Church in Baker. Francis wa ... View Obituary


Virginia Lee Whitlock - 75
9/14/1938 - 2/22/2014

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Virginia L. Whitlock, 75 , of Earlville, Illinois passed away, Saturday, February 22, 2014 at her home in Earlville. She was born September 14, 1938 in Earlville the daughter of Edward and Vera (Matison) Peterson. She married Russell W. Whitlock in Earlville, IL in 1955. She was a member of the Earlville ... View Obituary


Mabelle T. Brown - 90
10/18/1923 - 2/16/2014

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Mabelle Brown passed peacefully at 3:15 p.m. on Sunday February 16, 2014 at Heritage Health in Mendota under the care of Illinois Valley Hospice following an extended illness. Cremation has been accorded. She was born in Guthrie County, Iowa to George M. and Lily (Nelson) Terrace on October 18, 1923 ... View Obituary


Richard M. "Dick" Bravick - 81
6/20/1932 - 2/14/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Richard M. “Dick” Bravick, 81, of Sandwich, IL passed away Friday, February 14, 2014 at his home in Sandwich. He was born June 20, 1932 in Newark, IL the son of Melvin and Arlotte (Olson) Bravick. He married Pauline “Polly” Schnitz on April 5, 1952 in Somonauk, IL. He was a member of the Sandwich VFW, the ... View Obituary


Clarabelle M. Lemke - 86
2/21/1927 - 2/14/2014

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich - Clarabelle M. Lemke, 86, Somonauk, formerly of Sandwich, IL passed away Friday, February 14, 2014 at her home in Somonauk, IL. She was born February 21, 1927 in Wakeeney, KS the daughter of Vernie and Mary (Lamle) Englert. She married Howard S. Lemke on December 12, 1952 in Sandwich, IL. Clarabelle proudly wo ... View Obituary


Theodore F. Schorn - 82
9/5/1931 - 2/13/2014

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Theodore F. Schorn, 82, of Sandwich, IL passed away Thursday, February 13, 2014 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola, FL. He was born September 5, 1931 in Chicago, IL the son of John and Johanna (Urso) Schorn. He married Geraldine Couch on March 5, 1955 in Chicago, IL. He later married Dorothy (Stull) Sucik ... View Obituary


Leone R. Zahner - 93
3/18/1920 - 2/11/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Leone R. Zahner, 93, of Elburn passed away Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at Presence McAuley Manor in Aurora. She was born March 18, 1920 in Sandwich, IL the daughter of Edward and Sophie (Zucker) Weismiller. She married Earl Zahner on May 8, 1943 in Somonauk. Leone was a member of St. Galls Catholic Church o ... View Obituary


William E. Mashare, Jr. - 70
6/24/1943 - 2/9/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - William E. Mashare, Jr., 70, of Leland passed away Sunday, February 9, 2014 at his home in Leland. He was born June 24, 1943 in Dover, NJ the son of Alice (Dietz) Mashare. He married Shirley Wendt on December 27, 1981 in Elk Grove Village, IL. Bill enjoyed fishing, gardening and his greatest love of all wa ... View Obituary


Delbert L. Erwin - 88
4/27/1925 - 2/4/2014

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville, IL - Delbert L. Erwin, 88, of Earlville, IL passed away Tuesday, February 4, 2014 in Mendota Lutheran Home in Mendota. He was born April 27, 1925 in Hoosier Township in Clay County, Illinois. He married Charlotte Warren on December 24, 1947 in Louisville, IL. He was a member of Earlville United Presbyterian Chu ... View Obituary


Helen M. Stevens - 87
7/13/1926 - 2/3/2014

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Helen M. Stevens, 87, of Earlville, formerly of Batavia, passed away Monday, February 3, 2014 at home in Earlville. She was born July 13, 1926 in Platteville, WI the daughter of Bernard and Nellie (Risic) Udelhoven. Helen worked at Furnace Electric in Batavia and Mooseheart as secretary for the ... View Obituary


Donald Lewis "Sonny" Early - 54
6/16/1959 - 2/2/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Donald Lewis “Sonny” Early, 54, of Aurora passed away Sunday, February 2, 2014 in Aurora, IL. He was born June 16, 1959 in Ottawa, IL the son of Earnest and Faye (Miller) Early. He is survived by one sister, Alice (Dave) Cheli of Ottawa, IL; one half-sister, Sandy Dusenberry of TX; one half-broth ... View Obituary


Carolyn Ann Anderson - 64
10/17/1949 - 1/31/2014

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich - Carolyn Ann Anderson, 64, of Cape Coral, FL passed away Friday, January 31, 2014 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, IL. She was born October 17, 1949 in Sandwich, IL the daughter of Duell and Verian (Mall) Warren. Carolyn was a Cubs fan. She loved shopping and fishing. Carolyn’s entertaining fr ... View Obituary


Marlin J. Zobel - 83
9/14/1930 - 1/29/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Plano - Marlin J. Zobel, 83, of Yorkville, IL passed away Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at his home in Yorkville. He was born September 14, 1930 in Newhall, Iowa the son of Louis G. and Anna (Schwenk) Zobel. He married Beth A. Steil on August 2, 1953 in Omaha, Nebraska. He was a member of Living Heritage Lutheran Churc ... View Obituary


Billy G. Nicklin - 75
7/2/1938 - 1/23/2014

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Billy G. Nicklin, 75, of Marseilles, IL passed away Thursday, January 23, 2014 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born July 2, 1938 in St. Charles, MO the son of Elbert and Ida (Bridges) Nicklin. He married Rose Marie Perko on February 12, 1957 in Denver, CO. Billy enjoyed NASCAR and football ... View Obituary


LeRoy E. Cowan - 80
12/16/1933 - 1/23/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - LeRoy E. Cowan, 80, of Hinckley, IL passed away Thursday, January 23, 2014 alongside his son. He was born December 16, 1933 in Naperville, IL the son of Edwin and Hildegarde (Brummel) Cowan. He married Rose Meisinger on June 14, 1958 in Naperville, IL. He was an active member of St. John the Baptist Cathol ... View Obituary


Dorothy Ione Hecathorn - 92
7/30/1921 - 1/15/2014

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich, IL - Dorothy Ione Hecathorn, 92, of Sandwich, IL passed away Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at Sandwich Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Sandwich. She was born July 30, 1921 in Sandwich, IL the daughter of Maurice and Alice (Appel) Smith. She married Chester J. Hecathorn on June 15, 1946 in Sandwich, IL. Do ... View Obituary


Laura E. Botts - 92
12/14/1921 - 1/14/2014

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Laura E. Botts, 92, of Earlville, IL passed away Tuesday, January 14, 2014 in Heritage Health in Mendota, IL. She was born December 14, 1921 in Paw Paw, IL the daughter of George and Emma (Mathesius) Eich. She married Bradley Botts in 1943. Laura and Brad ran the B &L Bar in Earlville for many years. She ... View Obituary


Victor A. Franzen - 64
7/14/1949 - 1/14/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Victor A. Franzen, 64, of Somonauk, IL passed away Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at his home in Somonauk after a 4 year courageous battle with cancer surrounded by his loving family. He was born July 14, 1949 in Aurora, IL the son of Victor and Virginia (Stegmann) Franzen. He married Ivy Baum on September 1, 1969 in A ... View Obituary


David Lynn Leasure - 44
4/14/1969 - 1/13/2014

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - David Lynn Leasure, 44, of Oswego, IL passed away Monday, January 13, 2014 at St. Joseph Hospital in Joliet. He was born April 14, 1969 in Tiptonville, TN the son of Kenneth and Lynda (Pritchard) Leasure. He married Kathy Bolton on May 11, 2007 in Sugar Grove, IL. He was a member of Church of Jesus Christ ... View Obituary


E. Lucille Walker - 86
11/3/1927 - 1/13/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - E. Lucille Walker, 86, of Sandwich, IL passed away Monday, January 13, 2014 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. She was born November 3, 1927 in Saskatchewan, Canada the daughter of Joseph and Gertrude (Fowler) Batterham. She married Clell P. Walker on November 23, 1945 in Dekalb, IL. She was emplo ... View Obituary


Blake Brander Ayala - 6 months
7/17/2013 - 1/12/2014

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Blake Brander Ayala, 6 month old son of Lindsay Ayala of Earlville, IL passed away Sunday, January 12, 2014 in Mendota Community Hospital in Mendota, IL. He was born July 17, 2013 in Peru, IL. He is survived by his mother Lindsay Ayala of Earlville, two sisters, Natalie and Carly, Grandparents, G ... View Obituary


Jennifer Gallegos - 34
2/2/1979 - 1/10/2014

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Jennifer Gallegos, 34, of Sandwich passed away Friday, January 10, 2014 at Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora, IL. She was born February 2, 1979 in Arlington Heights, IL the daughter of Lionel and Debra (Nickel) Gallegos. She was a member of the OI Foundation. Jennifer loved making jewelry but most of all s ... View Obituary


Lemul W. "Sonny" Miller, Jr. - 75
4/5/1938 - 1/10/2014

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Lemul W. “Sonny” Miller, Jr., 75, of Sandwich, IL passed away Friday, January 10, 2014 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. He was born April 5, 1938 in Williford, AR the son of Lemul and Ethel (Wilson) Miller. He married Barbara Jo Ammons on October 31, 1955 in Hernando, MS. He is survived ... View Obituary


Clara E. Behrens - 88
1/31/1925 - 1/9/2014

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Earlville, IL - Clara E. Behrens, 88, of Earlville, IL passed away Thursday, January 9, 2014 at OSF St. Elizabeth Hospital in Ottawa, IL. She was born January 31, 1925 in Dalgren, IL the daughter of Mosie E. and Mable M. (Hook) Scrivner. Clara married William Knox Mays and after his passing later married Robert Behrens, Sr ... View Obituary


Albert J. Neuman - 88
1/15/1925 - 1/8/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Albert J. Neuman, 88, of Lake Holiday Somonauk, IL passed away Wednesday, January 8, 2014 in his home. He was born January 15, 1925 in Chicago, IL the son of Albert and Josephine (Schmeler) Neuman. He married Marian Slusinski on June 7, 1952 in Chicago, IL. He was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic ... View Obituary


Jacqueline A. "Jacie" Coulter - 85
10/8/1928 - 1/1/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Jacqueline A. “Jacie” Coulter, 85, of Sandwich, formally of Batavia, passed away Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at Hillside Healthcare in Yorkville, IL. She was born October 8, 1928 in Alliance, NE. She was the first daughter of Lyle F. and Erma LaRue (Neff) Kirk. She had one sister Jeraldine Chmedling 1932-20 ... View Obituary


Pamela Jo Fruit - 56
3/30/1957 - 1/1/2014

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Pamela Jo Fruit, 56, of Sandwich passed away Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at her home in Sandwich. She was born March 30, 1957 in DeKalb, IL the daughter of Leonard and Dorothy (Holmes) Hornback. Pamela was a very devoted mother, grandmother and loved her family and friends dearly. She is surv ... View Obituary


Arnaldo R. Rivera - 58
7/22/1955 - 12/29/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Plano - Arnaldo R. Rivera, 58, of Aurora, IL passed away Sunday, December 29, 2013 at his home. He was born on July 22, 1955 in Puerto Rico the son of Florentino and Lucila (Rodriguez) Rivera. He married Ma.Carmen Saucedo on July 8, 2006 in Aurora, IL. He is survived by his wife, Ma.Carmen of Aurora; one son Lucas (Rikki ... View Obituary


Randy L. Risk - 62
10/11/1951 - 12/24/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich - Randy L. Risk, 62, of Sheridan, IL passed away Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at his home. He was born October 11, 1951 in Sandwich, IL the son of Hilford and Shirley (Miller) Risk. Randy was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He retired from Caterpillar in Montgomery. He is survived by one sister, Debra ... View Obituary


Harrison D. Shambaugh - 81
2/21/1932 - 12/22/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Harrison D. Shambaugh, 81, of Somonauk, IL passed away Sunday, December 22, 2013 at Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield, IL. He was born February 21, 1932 in Waterman, IL the son of Miles and Ester (Schafman) Shambaugh. He married Myrna Wicks on September 4, 1953 in Yorkville, IL. Harrison was a member of ... View Obituary


Dorothy Repplinger - 83
1/28/1930 - 12/20/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Earlville, IL - Dorothy Repplinger, 83, of Harding, IL passed away Friday, December 20, 2013 at her home in Harding surrounded by her loving family. She was born January 28, 1930 in Keokuk, IA the daughter of Everett and Anna (Riggins) Kinyoun. Dorothy married Billy Repplinger on December 29, 1958.   She is survived ... View Obituary


Joy Janet (Murphy) Tuftee - 83
9/20/1930 - 12/20/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Joy Janet (Murphy) Tuftee, 83, of Yorkville, IL passed away Friday, December 20, 2013 at her home. She was born September 20, 1930 in Sandwich, IL the daughter of Joseph J. and Ellie (Haas) Murphy. She married Robert Tuftee on June 4, 1952 in St. John’s Lutheran Church in Somonauk, IL. Joy was a member of ... View Obituary


Linda Kay Spyralatos - 63
12/2/1950 - 12/16/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Linda Spyralatos, 63, of Sandwich passed away Monday, December 16, 2013 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, IL. She was born December 2, 1950 in Huntington, PA the daughter of Ernest and Mary Louise (Grannas) Johnson. She is survived by one daughter, Melitta (Jeremy) Heggen of Plano, IL and ... View Obituary


Jennifer Lynn Alvarez - 47
1/1/1966 - 12/12/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Jennifer L. Alvarez, 47, of Somonauk, IL passed away Thursday, December 12, 2013 at her home in Somonauk surrounded by her loving family. She was born January 1, 1966 in Sandwich, IL the daughter of Gary and Bonnie (Nelson) Gord. She married Alberto Alvarez on September 16, 1989 in Somonauk, IL. Jenny was ... View Obituary


Donald L. Dabbert - 79
2/24/1934 - 12/10/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Hone, Plano, IL - Donald L. Dabbert, 79, of Elgin, IL passed away Tuesday, December 10, 2013 in Elgin, IL. He was born February 24, 1934 in Aurora, IL the son of George and Esther (Kruse) Dabbert. He married Sharon Bowers. He is survived by one son, David Dabbert of Geneva, WI; one sister, Dorothy (Jack) Meyer of Ci ... View Obituary


Christine Taylor Hart - 43
2/6/1970 - 12/8/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Christine Taylor Hart, 43, of Yorkville, IL passed away, Sunday, December 8, 2013 at her home in Yorkville. She was born February 6, 1970 in Aurora, IL the daughter of John and Marilyn “Sue” (McGuire) Taylor. She graduated from Yorkville High School in the class of 1988. She is survived by her mother, S ... View Obituary


Robert John Ziak - 60
7/13/1953 - 12/8/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Robert John Ziak, 60, of Leland, IL passed away Sunday, December 8, 2013 at Alexian Brothers Medical Center in Elk Grove Village, IL. He was born July 13, 1953 in Oak Park, IL the son of John Ferdinan and Lorraine (Shinski) Ziak. He married Donna Dolhar on October 8, 1977 in Hillside, IL. He was a member o ... View Obituary


Mary "Rita" Pitstick - 91
5/4/1922 - 12/3/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Mary “Rita” Pitstick, 91, of rural Earlville, Illinois passed away Tuesday, December 3, 2013 in Mendota Community Hospital in Mendota, IL. She was born May 4, 1922 in rural Earlville on the family farm, the daughter of Walter and Marie (Donahue) O’Rourke, her step-father was Thomas O’Rourke. She married ... View Obituary


Alice Mae Schnabel - 80
4/30/1933 - 12/2/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Alice Mae Schnabel, 80, of Shabbona, IL passed away Monday, December 2, 2013 at Prairie Crossings Living and Rehabilitation Center in Shabbona. She was born April 30, 1933 in Plano, IL the daughter of Carl and Edith (Gillam) Swanson. Alice was a loving mother and grandmother. She loved nature and animals. ... View Obituary


Grace M. McGill - 91
7/1/1922 - 12/1/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Grace M. McGill, 91, of Yorkville passed away Sunday, December 1, 2013 at Sandwich Rehabilition and Health Care Center in Sandwich, IL. She was born July 1, 1922 the daughter of Jack and Lena (Storkey) Everett in Edna, OK. Grace was united in marriage on December 24, 1945 to Kenneth L. McGill and they spent ... View Obituary


Miguel Terrazas - 37
2/10/1976 - 12/1/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, Illinois - Miguel Terrazas, 37, of Plano, IL passed away Sunday, December 1, 2013 at Valley West Hospital in Sandwich, IL. He was born February 10, 1976 in Emiliano Martinez, Mexico the son of Alfredo and Zoila (Avila) Terrazas. He married Maria Gonzalez on December 13, 1997 in Chicago, IL. Miguel was an avid soccer fan, lov ... View Obituary


Thomas E. Doughty - 63
2/1/1950 - 11/29/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Earlville, IL - Thomas E. Doughty, 63, of Earlville, IL passed away Friday, November 29, 2013 at Prairie Crossing Living and Rehabilitation Center after a long battle with Alzheimer's. He was born February 1, 1950 in Ottawa, IL the son of Eugene and Mary (Mitchell) Doughty. He married Vicki Lynn Shannon on April 10, 1968 i ... View Obituary


Jeanette N. (Williamson) Braatz - 82
2/6/1931 - 11/28/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Jeanette N. Braatz, 82, of Earlville, IL passed away, Thursday, November 28, 2013 in Heritage Health in Mendota, IL. She was born February 6, 1931 in Foley, MN the daughter of Willard and Amanda (Olson) Ketcham. She married Clinton Williamson and after his death she later married Edward Braatz. Before reti ... View Obituary


Paul F. Bruggemann, Sr. - 82
8/29/1931 - 11/28/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Hom, Somonauk, IL - Paul F. Bruggemann, Sr., 82, of Somonauk, IL passed away Thursday, November 28, 2013 at Presence Mercy Medical Center in Aurora, IL. He was born August 29, 1931 in Carlyle, IL the son of Fred F. and Dorothy A. (Mueller) Bruggemann. He married Nellie H. Casey on June 16, 1954 in Centralia, IL. Paul was a me ... View Obituary


Wayne R. Van Horn - 69
1/14/1944 - 11/27/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Wayne R. Van Horn, 69, of Earlville, IL passed away, Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at his home. He was born January 14, 1944 in Mendota, IL the son of James and Leona (Quinn) Van Horn. He married Jeanne Thoms in 1973. Wayne was a lifelong farmer in the Earlville area. He loved water skiing and classic cars. ... View Obituary


Thomas Edward Boyd - 87
6/2/1926 - 11/23/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - A Life of Adventure Thomas Edward Boyd , 87, son of William Henry and Alyce Boyd, passed on November 23, at Hines VA Hospital. He was embraced by family and love. As a musician, actor and teacher, he taught english, speech and literature at Madonna High School, Waubonsee Community College and East Aurora H ... View Obituary


Robert W. Greyer - 78
2/25/1935 - 11/22/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Robert W. Greyer, 78, of Earlville, IL passed away Friday, November 22, 2013 at his home in Florida. He was born February 25, 1935 in West Brooklyn, Illinois the son of John and Thelma (Warren) Greyer. He married Nancy Lois Kasprak in Aurora, IL. Robert was a member of the Moose Lodge. He served in the U.S. Army a ... View Obituary


Anna Elise Danielson - 20
3/18/1993 - 11/17/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - Anna Elise Danielson, 20, of Batavia and Leland, IL passed away Sunday, November 17, 2013 due to an automobile accident. She was born March 18, 1993 in Geneva, IL the daughter of Eric and Maria (Kawka) Danielson. She was a member of Holy Cross Catholic Church of Batavia, American Quarter Horse Association, ... View Obituary


Donna Sue MacDonald - 70
8/20/1943 - 11/15/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - Donna MacDonald entered the gates of heaven on November 15, 2013. Mrs. MacDonald was a member of the Nazarene Church in Sandwich, Illinois where she ministered through song and praise. Donna is survived by Thomas MacDonald her husband, soul mate, and friend for over 46 years. Her children, Mario Pi ... View Obituary


Anthony "Chris" DuBois - 43
4/1/1970 - 11/14/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Anthony Christopher “Chris” DuBois, 43, of Somonauk, IL passed away Thursday, November 14, 2013 at Valley West Hospital in Sandwich, IL. He was born April 1, 1970 in Buffalo, NY the son of Jule and Barbara (Crayton) DuBois. He married Kimberly Fuller on May 3, 1997 in Waterman, IL. Chris graduated from Wat ... View Obituary


Vanessa Ann Fletcher - 56
9/18/1957 - 11/7/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Vanessa Ann Fletcher, 56, of Paw Paw, IL passed away Thursday, November 7, 2013 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born September 18, 1957 in Sandwich, IL the daughter of John W. and Barbara J. (Troeger) Carls. She married John S. Fletcher on September 14, 1985 at Our Savior Lutheran Chu ... View Obituary


Gloria "Glo" Crager-Ulmer - 78
11/25/1934 - 10/29/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano - Gloria Crager-Ulmer, 78, of Aurora, IL passed away Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora, IL. She was born November 25, 1934 in Chicago, IL the daughter of Arthur and Anna (Amodeo) Price. She married Robert Ulmer in 2001 in Chicago, IL. Gloria was a member of Gospel Assembly of Osw ... View Obituary


Eleanor Marie (Wallem) Yabsley - 87
4/23/1926 - 10/28/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich - Eleanor Marie (Wallem) Yabsley, 87, of Earlville, IL passed away Monday, October 28, 2013 in Pleasant View Luther Home in Ottawa, IL.. She was born April 23, 1926 in Ottawa, IL the daughter of Olaf and Ellen (Jorpeland ) Wallem. She married Dr. F.G. Yabsley in 1951. Together they ran the veterina ... View Obituary


Hermann A. Gottlieb - 80
8/20/1933 - 10/24/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - Hermann A. Gottlieb, 80, of Sandwich, passed away Thursday, October 24, 2013 at his residence in Lake Holiday. He was born August 20, 1933 in Chicago, IL the son of Erik and Elsa (Nielsen) Andersen. He married Stella Gardner on December 29, 2006 in Somonauk, IL. He was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church for ov ... View Obituary


L. Michael Adkins - 59
4/19/1954 - 10/21/2013

Burkart-Eighner Funeral Home Sandwich - L. Michael Adkins, 59, of Sandwich, passed away Monday, October 21, 2013 at his residence in Sandwich, IL surrounded by his loving family. He was born April 19, 1954 in Sikeston, MO the son of Jackie Lee and Doris (McKinzie) Adkins. He married Robyn Briggs on December 8, 1979 in Sandwich. Mike was an avid sport fa ... View Obituary


Marilyn Jean Raney - 79
10/18/1934 - 10/21/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich - Marilyn Jean Raney, 79, of Sandwich, IL formerly of Earlville, passed away Monday, October 21, 2013 in Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield, IL. She was born October 18, 1934 in Earlville, IL the daughter of Harry and Della (Maloy) Alexander. She grew up in Earlville, and graduated from Earlville High School. Sh ... View Obituary


Harley Donald Klotz - 89
1/20/1924 - 10/20/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich - Harley Donald Klotz, 89, of Hinckley, passed away Sunday October 20, 2013 at Hillside Rehabilitation and Care Center in Yorkville. He was born January 20, 1924, in Hinckley IL. the son of Morris and Stella (Reimensnider) Klotz. He married Mary Pauline Harrett on August 5, 1945 in Hinckley, IL. Harley was a member ... View Obituary


Edward D. "Duke" Fanning - 81
9/21/1932 - 10/19/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Edward D. “Duke” Fanning, 81, of Sandwich passed away peacefully Saturday, October 19, 2013 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. He was born September 21, 1932 in Sandwich the son of Edward D. and Frances (Bruehl) Fanning, Sr. He married Janet Wesson on September 3, 1952 in Sandwich. Duke was a m ... View Obituary


Stanley J. Ciba - 95
2/4/1918 - 10/18/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Stanley J. Ciba, 95, of Sandwich, IL passed away Friday, October 18, 2013 at Edward Hines Jr. Veterans Hospital in Maywood, IL. He was born February 4, 1918 in Chicago, IL the son of John and Anna Ciba. He married Helen Lewandowski on October 23, 1943 in Chicago, IL. He was a veteran of U.S. Army serving during WW ... View Obituary


Dale L. Goldman - 91
5/26/1922 - 10/15/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Dale L. Goldman, 91, of Somonauk passed away Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at his residence. He was born May 26, 1922 in Somonauk the son of Orval and Della (Osborne) Goldman. He married Jean L. Castner in 1946 in Bloomington. Dale enjoyed farming, collecting toys, having coffee with his buddies at the Country ... View Obituary


Cleda Arlene Johnson - 99
10/20/1913 - 10/10/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Cleda Arlene Johnson, 99, of Sandwich, IL formerly of Plano and Earlville, passed away, Thursday, October 10, 2013 in Valley West Hospital Sandwich. She was born October 20, 1913 in Sandwich, IL the daughter of Charles H. and Forrest (Taylor) Raney. She married Wilbur Johnson on May 11, 1931 in Leland, IL. ... View Obituary


Emmett J. McConville - 86
11/12/1926 - 10/10/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Emmett J. McConville, 86, of Earlville passed away Thursday, October 10, 2013 at Mendota Community Hospital in Mendota, IL. He was born November 12, 1926 in Ophir Township on the Family farm the son of Leo and Frances (O’Donnell) McConville. He was a lifelong member of St. Theresa Catholic Church in Earlvi ... View Obituary


William E. Rausch - 82
2/13/1931 - 10/9/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - William E. Rausch, 82, of Park Rapids, MN (formerly of Sandwich, IL) passed away October 9, 2013 in Fargo, ND. He was born February 13, 1931 in Aurora, IL, to William M. and Katherine Rausch. He married Betty Jane Schaak in Aurora, IL on November 24, 1951. They spent 32 happy years together until her passing in ... View Obituary


Doris Ethelyn Latimer - 87
6/26/1926 - 10/7/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home Earlville, IL - Doris Ethelyn Latimer, 87, of Stonecroft Retirement Community Village in Mendota formerly of rural Earlville, IL passed away Monday, October 7, 2013 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, IL. She was born June 26, 1926 in Horton, KS the daughter of Ernest and Bernice (Hoffman) Cornell. Doris attended Phillip ... View Obituary


Mary Louise Underwood - 79
10/21/1933 - 9/30/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home Sandwich, IL - Mary Louise Underwood, 79, of Sandwich passed away Monday, September 30, 2013 at Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora, IL. She was born October 21, 1933 at the family home in Earlville, IL the daughter of Fred and Loretta (Randall) Miller. She married Earl Underwood on April 15, 1950 in DeKalb, IL. She was ... View Obituary


Newton A. Schlesinger - 89
7/16/1924 - 9/28/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Newton A. Schlesinger, 89, of Mendota Lutheran Home, formerly of Stonecroft Retirement Village Mendota, and Paw Paw area, passed away, Saturday, September 28, 2013 in the Mendota Lutheran Home. He was born July 16, 1924 in Sublette, IL the son of Philip and Hilda (Kaufman) Schlesinger. He graduated from Paw ... View Obituary


Carl E. Finkle Jr. - 80
5/28/1933 - 9/25/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Carl E. Finkle Jr., 80, of Earlville, IL passed away, Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at Mendota Community Hospital in Mendota. He was born May 28, 1933 in Villisca, IA the son of Carl E. and Marie (Ware) Finkle Sr. He married Patricia Clark on November 25, 1954 in Villisca, IA. He was a member of Earlvi ... View Obituary


Harols G. "Grandpa Willy" Amundsen - 75
10/14/1937 - 9/24/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Earlville, IL - Harold G.”Grandpa Willy” Amundsen, 75, of Earlville, IL passed away Tuesday, September 24, 2013 in Valley West Hospital in Sandwich, IL. He was born October 14, 1937 in Norway the son of Olaf and Ingrid (Odegord) Amundsen. He served in the U.S. Army during Vietnam War and when he got of the service he moved ... View Obituary


Laura Melissa Grant - 86
10/28/1926 - 9/22/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Laura Melissa (Bachman) Grant, 86, of Sandwich passed away Sunday, September 22, 2013 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. She was born October 28, 1926 in Jefferson City, MO the daughter of David and Anna (Stoneking) Bachman. She married William F. Grant on February 18, 1959 in DeKalb, IL. ... View Obituary


Josephine B. Babos - 81
4/10/1932 - 9/20/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Josephine B. Babos, 81, of Sandwich, IL passed away Friday, September 20, 2013 at her home in Sandwich. She was born April 10, 1932 in Aurora, IL the daughter of Leo Henry and Mattie Louise (Coppege) Zolper. She married George Babos on October 14, 1950 in Aurora, IL. Josephine was a member of St. John the ... View Obituary


Ignacia Gonzalez - 86
4/22/1927 - 9/14/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Ignacia Gaspar de Gonzalez, 86, of Sandwich, IL passed away Saturday, September 14, 2013 at Seasons Hospice in Naperville. She was born April 22, 1927 in Mexico the daughter of Santiago Gaspar and Iduvijes Mendez. She enjoyed many wonderful years of marriage to Alonso Gonzalez until his passing in 1996. ... View Obituary


Sandra C. Kopecky - 76
7/11/1937 - 9/14/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Sandra C. Kopecky, 76, of Plano, IL passed away Saturday, September 14, 2013 at her home in Plano. She was born July 11, 1937 in Melrose Park, IL the daughter of William and Ethel (Michlei) Gallant. She married Charles Kopecky on February 11, 1956 in Melrose Park, IL.     She is survived by her husband, Char ... View Obituary


Ernie Russell - 95
5/6/1918 - 9/13/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home Earlville - Ernie Russell, 95, of Earlville, IL passed away, Friday, September 13, 2013 at Stonecroft Village Retirement Community in Mendota, Ill. He was born May 6, 1918 in Lebanon, KY the son of David and Blanche (Hughes) Russell. He was married to his 3 wives, Matilda Mills, Dora Whitlock and Genrose Bailey. He was a ... View Obituary


Harry Lee McCollum - 80
2/21/1933 - 9/11/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, - Harry Lee McCollum, 80, of DeKalb passed away Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at Kishwaukee Hospital in DeKalb Township. He was born February 21, 1933 in Sublette, IL the son of Edward and Helen (Alshouse) McCollum. He is survived by his sister, Marlene (Jerry) Cook of Sandwich. He was preceded ... View Obituary


Joan Irene Breunig - 86
6/4/1927 - 9/8/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Joan Irene Breunig , 86, of Sandwich, IL passed away after a brief illness Sunday, September 8, 2013 at Seasons Hospice in Naperville, IL. Joan was born June 4, 1927 in Sandwich, IL the daughter of Ernest and Lillian (Klotz) Mueller. She graduated from Sandwich High School in 1945. Joan graduated from Copl ... View Obituary


Leona Grace Miller - 83
5/18/1930 - 9/6/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich - Leona Grace Miller, 83, of Sandwich, passed peacefully at her home on Friday, September 6, 2013. She was born May 18, 1930 in Aurora, IL the daughter of Thomas and Rachael (Severson) Thompson. On February 20, 1954 she married her dance partner for life, Donald J. Miller in Barrington, IL. She was a member of the A ... View Obituary


Ryan Michael Esposito - 33
5/20/1980 - 9/1/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Ryan Michael Esposito, 33, of Oswego passed away Sunday, September 1, 2013 at his home. He was born May 20, 1980 in Fresno, CA the son of Ralph T. and Rosann M. (Lauro) Esposito, Jr. He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Plano. Ryan worked at Dominick’s for five years as a cashier at both the Naperville ... View Obituary


John H. Pfeifer - 83
6/10/1930 - 8/27/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - John H. Pfeifer, 83, of Somonauk passed away Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at his home in Lake Holiday. He was born June 10, 1930 in Chicago, IL the son of Henry and Mary (Furst) Pfeifer. He married Donna Marie Funk on November 14, 1953 in Chicago, IL. Donna passed April 1, 1995. On May 19, 1996 in Melrose Park, ... View Obituary


Lucille M. Gardner - 90
1/5/1923 - 8/27/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home , Plano IL - Lucille Baker Gardner, 90, from Plano, passed away at peace at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich on August 27th. She was born Jan. 5, 1923, to Wesley and Jemima (Ireland) Baker in Ramsey, Southern Illinois. She was welcomed by four older brothers, Arthur, Orville, Leo and Harley. The family moved to a ... View Obituary


Sharron Kaye Bantz - 70
6/14/1943 - 8/25/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home Plano - Sharron Kaye Bantz, 70, of Plano, IL passed away Sunday August 25, 2013 in Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield. She was born June 14, 1943 in Aurora, IL the daughter of June Haring. She was proudly raised by her grandparents, Ernest and Margaret Sebastian. She married Gerald W. Bantz on June 29, 1963 in Au ... View Obituary


Charles Perkins - 61
4/14/1952 - 8/16/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Charles Perkins, 61, of Plano passed away Friday, August 16, 2013 in Valley West Community Hospital. He was born April 14, 1952 in Aurora, IL the son of Raymond and Bernice (Hettinger) Parker. He was a member of the Newark Sportsman Club and the local Teamsters Union. Charles worked at Aurora Black Top for ... View Obituary


Heloise J. Parisot - 98
7/26/1915 - 8/16/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Heloise J. Parisot, 98, of Leland passed away Friday, August 16, 2013 at Prairie Crossing in Shabbona, IL. She was born July 26, 1915 in rural Leland on the family farm the daughter of Louis N. and Stella (Zuber) Parisot. She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. In 1933 Heloise graduated f ... View Obituary


John W. Carls - 75
3/10/1938 - 8/16/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - John W. Carls, 75, of Sandwich, IL passed away, August 16, 2013 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born March 10, 1938 in Rochelle, IL the son of Simon G. and Margaret H. (Dicus) Carls. He married Cheryl Black on March 16, 1996 in Sandwich IL. John was a member of Salem Lutheran Church. He owned ... View Obituary


Edward N. Strope - 99
11/19/1913 - 8/15/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Edward N. Strope, 99, of Sandwich, IL passed away, Thursday, August 15, 2013 in Sandwich. He was born in Fox, IL near Yorkville, in November of 1913, the son of James and Eva (Tripp) Strope. He followed his brothers into farming as a career. He married Burnell E. Greene from Aurora on March 10, 1937 and enjoyed ma ... View Obituary


Donald H. Becherer " Beech" - 76
1/19/1937 - 8/6/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home Somonauk - Donald H. “Beech” Becherer 76, of Somonauk, IL passed away Tuesday August 6, 2013 in his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born January 19, 1937 in Sandwich, IL the son of Henry and Christine (Willem) Becherer. He married Rosemary Jessen on July 16, 1959 in Sycamore, IL. Donald was a member of St. John ... View Obituary


Marilyn E. Stubbe - 80
11/25/1932 - 8/4/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Marilyn E. Stubbe, 80, of Plano, IL passed away Sunday, August 4, 2013 at her daughter’s home, after a courageous 3 year battle with cancer, surrounded by her loving family. She was born November 25, 1932 in Kewanee, IL the daughter of Ralph and Jenny (Horner) Currier. She married Robert Stubbe on November 26 ... View Obituary


Daniel W. Locke, Jr. - 82
2/28/1931 - 7/31/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Daniel W. Locke, Jr., of Plano formerly of McMinnville, TN passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2013 in Naperville, IL He was born in McMinnville, TN the son of Daniel W. and Mabel (Sellars) Locke, Sr. He married Susan Allen on December 25, 1958 in Woodbury, TN. Daniel was an All State Basketball Player in McMi ... View Obituary


Gale A. Youssi - 55
11/17/1957 - 7/31/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner-Funeral Home, Earlville, IL - Gale A. Youssi, 55, of Van Orin, IL passed away, Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at Seasons Hospice in Naperville, IL. She was born November 17, 1957 in Evergreen Park, IL the daughter of Gene and Rosemary (Ignowski) Lillie. She married David L. Youssi on February 17, 1994 in Ottawa, IL. Gale’s greatest joy was spending ... View Obituary


Larris R. Larsen - 62
5/11/1951 - 7/27/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Larris R. Larsen, 62, of Sandwich passed away Saturday, July 27, 2013 at Edward Hospital in Naperville, Illinois surrounded by his family. He was born May 11, 1951 in New Hampton, Iowa the son of Oren and Elizabeth (Arne) Larsen. He married Jaculin DiMarco on July 24, 1970 in Zion Lutheran Church in Clear Lake, Io ... View Obituary


Robert Kittleson - 91
9/7/1921 - 7/27/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Robert Kittleson, 91, of Williamsburg, VA passed away Saturday, July 27, 2013 at Chambrel. Mr. Kittleson was born September 7, 1921 in Ottawa, IL to Kinney O. and Mabel (Sampson) Kittleson. He served in the Air Force during WWII and the Korean War. Upon retiring from the Air Force, he worked in Miami, FL a ... View Obituary


Kenneth W. Borton - 71
10/23/1941 - 7/21/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Kenneth W. Borton, 71, of Earlville passed away Sunday, July 21, 2013 at Presence Mercy Medical Center in Aurora, IL. He was born October 23, 1941 in Peoria, IL the son of Eugene D. and Nina F. (Taylor) Borton. He married Barbara Rankin on June 14, 1958 in Havana, IL. Ken proudly served his country in the U ... View Obituary


Robert Clarence Phillips - 69
11/8/1943 - 7/20/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Robert Clarence Phillips, 69, of Newark, IL formerly of Steward and Hinckley, IL passed away, Saturday, July 20, 2013 at his home in Newark. He was born November 8, 1943 in Morris, IL the son of Clarence and Vivian (Caswell) Phillips. He married Patricia A. Harriman on July 9, 1977 in Morris, IL. Robert wa ... View Obituary


William H. "Bill" Kleveno - 72
6/21/1941 - 7/19/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - William H. “Bill” Kleveno, 72, of Leland, Illinois passed away Friday, July 19, 2013 at his home in Leland. He was born June 21, 1941 in Oshkosh, WI the son of Conrad and Henrietta (Thiel) Kleveno. He married the love of his life Linda Bury. Bill worked as a maintenance supervisor for Kane County for 20 ye ... View Obituary


Billy Wayne Thornton - 63
1/17/1950 - 7/8/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandiwch, IL - Billy Wayne Thornton, 63, of Sandwich passed away Monday, July 8, 2013 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich. He was born January 17, 1950 in Bastrop, LA the son of Corley and Pauline (Darden) Thornton. He married Sue Graham on October 28, 1967 in Kentucky. Billy enjoyed fishing, cooking, grilling, ... View Obituary


Kathleen Elizabeth Freund - 84
2/2/1929 - 7/5/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Kathleen Elizabeth Freund, 84, of Plano, IL and Fort Myers Beach, FL passed away Friday, July 5, 2013 at Hillside Rehabilitation and Care Center in Yorkville. She was born February 2, 1929 in Atchison, KS the daughter of Henry and Catherine (Seeger) Baker. She married Kenneth B. Freund on June 12, 1954 in Atc ... View Obituary


Mark Charles Hirner - 54
3/13/1959 - 7/2/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - Mark Charles Hirner, 54, of Somonauk, passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at Loyola Medical Center in Maywood. He was born March 13, 1959 in Aurora the son of Leonard J. and Charlene (Rodecker) Hirner. He married the love of his live Susan Peterson on July 1, 1978 in Aurora, IL. Mark was employed by Caterpillar in M ... View Obituary


David L. Stanford - 67
11/17/1945 - 6/13/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Plano - David L. Stanford, 67, of Oswego, formerly of Earlville passed away Thursday, June 13, 2013 at Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora, IL. He was born November 17, 1945 in Mendota, IL the son of Jesse and Ethel (Guelde) Stanford. He married Bonnie Atwell on October 30, 1965 in Earlville. David enjoyed NASCAR, ... View Obituary


Peter Wiedmann - 60
6/9/1953 - 6/11/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Peter Wiedmann, 60, of Earlville, IL passed away Tuesday, June 11, 2013 in Mendota Community Hospital Mendota, IL, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born June 9, 1953 in Sentrup, Germany the son of Otto and Edith ( Pokern )Wiedmann. He married Carol Barrett in 1983. He was a meat cutter at DeKalb ... View Obituary


Jerry David Schulz - 72
3/27/1941 - 6/7/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Jerry David Schulz, 72, of Pontiac, IL, formerly of Leland, passed away Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center in Bloomington, IL. He was born March 27, 1941 in Pontiac, IL the son of William Herman and Marie Theresa (Schoop) Schulz. He married Jeanne Hobart on September 3, 1960 in Pontiac. ... View Obituary


William W. "Bill" Arnold - 63
12/27/1949 - 6/2/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich - William W. “Bill” Arnold, 63, of Sandwich, IL passed away Sunday, June 2, 2013 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich, IL. He was born December 27, 1949 in Berwyn, IL the son of Edwin and Helen (Bendow) Arnold. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army having served in the Vietnam War. He retired from Internation ... View Obituary


Dianne G. Cottingim - 74
3/25/1939 - 5/23/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Dianne G. Cottingim, 74, of Millington, IL passed away Thursday, May 23, 2013 at her daughter’s home in Sandwich, IL. She was born March 25, 1939 in Aurora, IL the daughter of George and Mildred (Carpenter) Ackley. She married James R. Cottingim February 23, 1957 in Aurora, IL. Dianne was a member of the Plano Ame ... View Obituary


Robert E. Jones - 49
2/5/1964 - 5/23/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, somonauk - Robert E. Jones, 49, of Latham, IL. passed away Thursday, May 23, 2013 at his home after a short battle with heart problems. He was born February 5, 1964 in Clinton, IL the son of Clifford and Connie (Malone) Jones. He married Lynette Simmons on October 2, 1992 in Yorkville, IL. Robert was a graduate of Clinton Hi ... View Obituary


Charles E. "Bud" Hilliard - 80
7/27/1932 - 5/16/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - Charles E. “Bud” Hilliard, 80, of Somonauk, IL passed away Thursday, May 16, 2013 at his home. He was born July 27, 1932 in Millington, IL the son of Floyd and Hazel (Mauck) Hilliard. Bud married Hazel M. Anderson on December 16, 1951 in Plano, IL. They made their first home on Rt. 34 in Sandwich and had c ... View Obituary


Carl W. Decker - 101
8/30/1911 - 5/15/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich - Carl W. Decker, 101, of Sandwich, Illinois passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2013 in Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion, Sandwich. He was born August 30, 1911 in Chicago, IL the son of Charles and Martha (Gareish) Decker. He graduated from Tilden Tech High School. He married Christina Swift, following her death in ... View Obituary


Gary Denault - 62
11/6/1950 - 5/9/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Gary Denault, 62, of Somonauk passed away Thursday, May 9, 2013 at his home. He was born November 6, 1950 in Mendota, IL the son of Harold and Charlene (Dreishmire) Denault. He married Carol Savage on July 14, 1996 in Oswego, IL. Gary was a member of The Who’s Who of Teachers, teaching numerous EMT classes. ... View Obituary


Judith "Judy" Ohlson - 67
12/4/1945 - 5/9/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Judith "Judy" Ohlson, 67, of Mendota, IL passed away, Thursday, May 9, 2013 at IL Valley Community Hospital in Peru, IL. She was born December 4, 1945 in Fort Worth, Texas the daughter of Robert and Wilma (Hunt) Watt. She married Alvin "Al" Ohlson on December 9, 1966 in Fort Worth, TX. She was a member of Immanuel ... View Obituary


William J. Zelasko - 87
6/4/1925 - 5/9/2013

Burkhart Eighner Funeral Home Sandwich - William J. Zelasko, 87, of Sandwich, IL passed away Thursday, May 9, 2013 at Edward Hospital in Naperville, IL. He was born June 4, 1925 in Chicago, IL the son of William J. and Mary (Zajac) Zelasko. He married Dolores Smith on May 14, 1949 in Chicago, IL. Bill was a member of St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church. ... View Obituary


Lucinda A. Lecas - 66
2/15/1947 - 5/5/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Lucinda A. Lecas, 66, of Somonauk, IL passed away Sunday, May 5, 213 at her home in Somonauk, IL. She was born February 15, 1947 in Naperville, the daughter of Clyde and Shirley (Mason) Lies. She loved to crochet, cooking, baking and all animals. She is survived by two daughters, Jennifer (Bill) Peluse of Somo ... View Obituary


Lloyd F. Green - 70
9/2/1942 - 5/1/2013

Turner-Burkhart Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Lloyd F. Green 9-2-1942 - 5-1-2013 Lloyd F. Green, 70, of Sandwich, IL passed away suddenly on Monday, May 1, 2013 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich. He was born September 2, 1942 in Fort Jackson, Columbia, SC. He was the son of Lloyd F. Green and Armeta (Justice) Green. He married Jane Henry on N ... View Obituary


Robert H. Anderson - 88
11/12/1924 - 5/1/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Robert H. Anderson, 88, of Sandwich, IL passed away Wednesday, May 1, 2013. He was born November 12, 1924 in Fox Settlement, IL the son of John and Alvina (Eckman) Anderson. He married Eleanor Klotz on August 23, 1946 in Big Rock, IL. Robert was a member of United Church of Sandwich. He is survived his wife, El ... View Obituary


Beth E. Swan - 60
11/18/1952 - 4/30/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Beth E. Swan, 60, of Earlville, IL passed away, Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at Mendota Community Hospital in Mendota, IL. She was born November 18, 1952 in Chicago, IL the daughter of Harold and Doris (Krause) Parduhn. She married Jerry Jones. She is survived by her husband Jerry Jones, one son Scot ... View Obituary


Aaron M. Barrier - 30
2/13/1983 - 4/24/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, Il - Aaron M. Barrier, 30, of Leland passed away Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at his home in Leland. He was born February 13, 1983 in Aurora, IL the son of Rita Barrier. Aaron enjoyed music, video gaming and playing different sports with kids. He is survived by his mother Rita; one son , Tyler Gene Barrier of Newark; o ... View Obituary


Louis P. Brady - 90
11/15/1922 - 4/24/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich - Louis P. Brady, 90, of Sandwich, IL passed away Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at his home. He was born November 15, 1922 in Sandwich, IL the son of Charles Roland and Gladys (Thompson) Brady. He married Nancy L. Blomeyer on June 26, 1948 in Plainfield, IL. Louis was a member of United Church of Sandwich, Charter ... View Obituary


Mildred Louise Boyle - 89
7/6/1923 - 4/20/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich - Mildred L. Boyle, 89, of Sandwich, IL passed away Saturday, April 20, 2013 at her home. She was born July 6, 1923 in Aurora, IL, the daughter of Alfred J. and Helen D.(Fidder) Laver. She married Raymond Boyle on March 9, 1943 in St. Charles, MO. Mildred was extremely crafty and an avid collector of all things ... View Obituary


Marilyn M. Botts - 84
5/27/1928 - 4/19/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Marilyn M. Botts, 84, of Earlville, IL passed away, Friday, April 19, 2013 in Mendota Community Hospital, Mendota, IL. She was born May 27, 1928 in rural Earlville on the family farm, the daughter of Clarence and Rena ( Knoll ) Gast. She married Charles E. Botts Jr. on January 10, 1948 in Earlville, IL. Sh ... View Obituary


Loretta A. Hamill - 83
2/26/1930 - 4/12/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano - Loretta A. Hamill, 83, of Plano passed away Friday, April 12, 2013 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich. She was born February 26, 1930 in Oswego, IL the daughter of Earl and Iva (Erwin) Mitchell. Loretta married James Hamill on December 16, 1945 in Yorkville, IL. She was a member of the Plano American Le ... View Obituary


Leonora E. Fladung - 93
12/20/1919 - 4/8/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich - Leonora E. Fladung, 93, of Yorkville, IL passed away Monday, April 8, 2013 in her home surrounded by loving family members. She was born December 20, 1919 in Chicago, IL the daughter of Lester and Myrtle (Williams) Hutchinson. She married Hans Georg Fladung on August 10, 1941 in Hyde Park, IL. Leonora was ... View Obituary


Emilia Ventura - 91
8/1/1921 - 4/7/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Emilia Ventura, 91, of Somonauk, IL passed away Sunday, April 7, 2013 at her daughter’s home in Somonauk, IL. She was born August 1, 1921 in Italy the daughter of Giuseppe and Chiarina (Falbo) Granata. She married Giuseppe Ventura on February 26, 1942 in Celico, Italy. She was a member of St. Celestine Cath ... View Obituary


William V. "Papa" Lawrence Sr. - 66
3/16/1947 - 4/4/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral home, Somonauk - William V. “Papa” Lawrence Sr. 66, of Sandwich passed away Thursday, April 4, 2013 at his residence in Sandwich. He was born March 16, 1947 in Norton VA. the son of William and Janet (Burgholzer) Lawrence. He was a US Marine Corp Veteran serving from 1964 to 1967 as a Corporal during the Vietnam War. Bill enjoyed ... View Obituary


Maureen L. Corrigan - 80
6/23/1932 - 3/30/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Maureen L. Corrigan, 80, of Earlville, Illinois passed away Saturday, March 30, 2013 at Mendota Lutheran Home in Mendota, IL. She was born June 23, 1932 in Ottawa, IL the daughter of Edward and Marie (Olson) Madden. Maureen married Ambrose B. Corrigan on October 27, 1951 in Earlville, IL. She was a member ... View Obituary


Robert Allen Anderson - 84
6/6/1928 - 3/30/2013

neral Home, Somoanuk, IL - Robert Allen Anderson, 84, of Somonauk passed away on March 30, 2013 at St. Anthony’s Hospital in Rockford, IL. Bob was born on June 6, 1928 in Sandwich, IL the son of Marvin and Edna (Klotz) Anderson. He grew up near Somonauk on the family farm where he lived his entire life and graduated from Somonauk High Schoo ... View Obituary


Allen L. Ferguson - 60
1/14/1953 - 3/21/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Allen L. Ferguson, 60, of Plano, IL passed away Thursday, March 21, 2013 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich, IL. He was born January 14, 1953 in Akron, OH the son of Carl L. and Verna J. (Whittney) Ferguson. He is survived by 2 brothers, Roger (Sue) Ferguson of Plano, IL and Gary Ferguson o ... View Obituary


Robert M. "Bob" Guehler - 87
6/15/1925 - 3/21/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Robert “Bob” Max Guehler, 87, of Somonauk passed away Thursday, March 21, 2013 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich, IL surrounded by his loving family. He was born June 15, 1925 in Sandwich, the son of Max and Ione (Paulson) Guehler. He married Donna Sanderson on September 20, 1947 in Lee, IL. Bo ... View Obituary


Gerald A. "Jerry" Stein - 81
6/13/1931 - 3/20/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Plano - Gerald A. “Jerry” Stein, 81, of Plano, IL passed away, Wednesday, March 20, 2013 in Oswego, IL. Jerry was born June 13, 1931 in Sandwich, IL, the son of William “Bill” and Elizabeth “Betty” (Mansfield) Stein. He earned his Eagle Scout Badge along with eight other Plano Boy Scouts, which was unprecedented up ... View Obituary


Howard E. Weatherly - 78
3/24/1934 - 3/15/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Howard E. Weatherly, 78, of Earlville, IL, formerly of Edom, TX, passed away, Friday, March 15, 2013 at Mendota Community Hospital in Mendota, IL surrounded by his loving family. He was born March 24, 1934 in Clarksville, TX the son of Ben and Lila (Marshall) Weatherly. He married Janice L. Hansen on July 12, 1958 ... View Obituary


Gaydeen J. Gilkerson - 64
8/5/1948 - 3/12/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - Gaydeen J. Gilkerson, 64, of Ottawa passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at OSF St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa, IL. She was born August 5, 1948 in Oakland, CA the daughter of Harry and Joyce (Keenan) Crocker. She was married to Carl D. Gilkerson for 22 years. She was a member of the Sandwich Moose Lodge. ... View Obituary


Elizabeth J. Croyle - 84
4/5/1928 - 3/10/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwic - Elizabeth J. Croyle, 84, of Sandwich, IL passed away Sunday, March 10, 2013 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. She was born April 5, 1928 in Oak Park, IL the daughter of Ruben and Josephine (Lomanto) Salvatori. She married Glenn R. Croyle on January 7, 1956 in Forest Park, IL. She is survived by two ... View Obituary


Kathryn E. "Katie" Tellefson - 71
7/17/1941 - 3/4/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - Kathryn E. “Katie” Tellefson, 71, of Leland, IL passed away Monday, March 04, 2013 at her home surrounded by her loving family and her pastor. She was born July 17, 1941 in Sandwich, IL the daughter of Howard and Mary Louise (Russell) Kuppler. She married Norman Rhodes in 1959 in Somonauk, IL and after his death ... View Obituary


Jeffery Lee Huber - 57
9/11/1955 - 2/27/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Jeffery Lee Huber, 57, of Somonauk passed away Wednesday, February 27, 2013 unexpectedly at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich. He was born September 11, 1955 in Sandwich the son of Vincent and Edna (Rompf) Huber. He married Eva Jane Oakes on May 26, 1995 in Ottawa. He was a member of Sandwich Moose Lodge ... View Obituary


Wendell Glenn Stahl - 85
2/21/1928 - 2/26/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich - Wendell Glenn Stahl, 85, of Shabbona, formerly of Sandwich, passed away Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at Kishwaukee Community Hospital in DeKalb, IL. He was born February 21, 1928 in Sandwich, IL the son of Lowery “Bill” and Mabel (Klotz) Stahl. Wendell was a farmer and a veteran of the Korean War. He is survive ... View Obituary


Ronald "Larry" Landers - 73
11/18/1939 - 2/23/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Ronald “Larry” Landers, 73, of Sandwich, Illinois passed away Saturday, February 23, 2013 in Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich, surrounded by his loving family. He was born November 18, 1939 in Mendota, IL the son of Howard and Clara (Guilfoyle) Landers. He married Judith K. Todd on February 9, 196 ... View Obituary


Margaret Kathleen (Kay) Ablett Harvey - 99
10/10/1913 - 2/15/2013

Somonauk, IL - Margaret Kathleen (Kay) Ablett Harvey, 99, died quietly in her home in Somonauk, Illinois on February 15, 2013 encircled by the love of her family members. She will be remembered for her sweet nature and positive attitude. ... View Obituary


Carl Lynn Ferguson - 57
5/18/1955 - 2/13/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano - Carl Lynn Ferguson, Plano Reapers biggest fan, passed away on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 after a long battle with cancer, Carl never gave up hope. He was born May 18, 1955 in Fairfield, Penn to Carl Leroy Ferguson and Verna Jean Whittney. He married Kristina Ferguson on October 26, 1991. He was a proud member of ... View Obituary


Ronald D. Wallis - 78
6/19/1934 - 2/13/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich - Ronald D. Wallis, 78, of Sandwich passed away Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich. He was born June 19, 1934 in Sandwich, IL the son of Charles and Ruby (Walters) Wallis. Ronald was a proud member of the 1952 graduating class of Sandwich High School. He married Patricia Mall ... View Obituary


Mary K. Dewey - 85
9/12/1927 - 2/7/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Mary K. Dewey, 85, of 451 Sunset Boulevard Oglesby, IL passed away, Thursday, February 7, 2013. She was born September 12, 1927 in Oglesby, IL the daughter of Peter and Yagoda (Ublish) Kasap. She married Alan J. Dewey on December 15, 1950 in LaSalle, IL. She was an active member in the Republican Party. S ... View Obituary


Ruth A. Berger - 88
4/2/1924 - 2/6/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Ruth A. Berger, 88, of Somonauk passed away Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich. She was born April 2, 1924 in Naperville, IL the daughter of Frank C. and Barbara (Kerth) Osterland. She married Donald Berger on February 16, 1946 in Naperville, IL. She was a member of The Sandw ... View Obituary


Elizabeth A. Deutsch - 64
10/18/1948 - 2/5/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Elizabeth A Deutsch passed away on 2/5/2013 at the age of 64 while battling Alzheimer's. Beth was born on Oct 18, 1948 in Sandwich, IL and resided in Montgomery, IL and Naperville, IL before returning home to Sandwich. She is survived by her daughter, Alicia (Dustin) Seaton, granddaughter Serenity; mother, Ber ... View Obituary


Joseph L. Durbin - 73
2/15/1939 - 1/30/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Joseph L. Durbin, 73, of Plano, IL passed away Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich, IL. He was born February 15, 1939 in Mechanicsburg, IL the son of Lowell and Anna (Stark) Durbin. He married Carole A. Smith on June 12, 1962 in Somonauk, IL. Joseph was a member of St. Mary Ca ... View Obituary


Gerald L. Scott - 62
6/5/1950 - 1/29/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk IL - Gerald L. Scott, 62, of Somonauk, IL passed away Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora, IL. He was born June 5, 1950 in Chicago, IL the son of Walter and Helen Scott. Gerald was a veteran of the US Army. Before retiring he worked at the Federal Bureau of Engraving and Printing i ... View Obituary


Joseph D. Waddell - 79
4/16/1933 - 1/27/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich - Joseph D. Waddell, 79, of Waterman, IL passed away Sunday, January 27, 2013 at Serenity Hospice and Home in Oregon, IL. He was born April 16, 1933 in Lake City, IL the son of Vern and Zella (Hall) Waddell. He married Esther L. Stanford on April 6, 1980 in Shabbona, IL. He is survived by his wife Est ... View Obituary


Shirley L. Kalahar - 84
10/21/1928 - 1/26/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich, IL - Shirley L. Kalahar, 84, of Moline, IL, passed away Saturday, January 26, 2013, at Northshore Specialty Hospital in Covington, LA, with her daughters and son-in-law by her side. She was born October 21, 1928, in Fort Dodge, IA, the daughter of Leonard and Lucille (Stark) Olson. She married Donald M. Kalahar on Febr ... View Obituary


Anne Lucas - 91
6/29/1921 - 1/18/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano - Anne Lucas, 91, formerly of Plano passed away Friday, January 18, 2013 at Sandwich Rehab in Sandwich. She was born June 29, 1921 in Hegewisch, IL the daughter of Elie and Anna (Bucimar) Lucas. Anne was a life long member of the Plano American Legion Women’s Auxiliary, CCW of St. Mary’s Catholic Church where she wa ... View Obituary


Sharon L. Baker - 76
8/19/1936 - 1/17/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home Plano,IL - Sharon L. Baker, 76, of Plano passed away Thursday, January 17, 2013 at Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora. She was born August 19, 1936 in Sandwich, IL the daughter of Alvin and Harriet (O’Neil) Johnson. She married James Baker on May 28, 1954 in Plano, IL. Sharon was a member of Plano United Methodist Chu ... View Obituary


Anna L. Dial - 80
7/27/1932 - 1/15/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Anna L. Dial, 80, of Sandwich, IL passed away Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at her son’s home in Sandwich, surrounded by her loving family. She was born July 27, 1932 in Fairfield IL. the daughter of Paul and Anna (Vaughn) Sarks. She was a life time-member of Primitive Baptist Church in Fairfield. Anna enjoyed shoppin ... View Obituary


Bettyann Marks - 92
12/16/1920 - 1/15/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Earlville, IL - Bettyann Marks, 92, of Earlville, IL passed away Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at Mendota Community Hospital, Mendota, IL. She was born December 16, 1920 in Surprise, NE the daughter of Harold and Vivian (Lett) Shrader. She married Edward N. Buffington in 1942, later she married Edgar Marks in 1955. She was a member o ... View Obituary


Michael J. Mahoney - 57
8/22/1955 - 1/11/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Plano - Michael J. Mahoney, 57, of Yorkville, IL passed away Friday, January 11, 2013 at his home in Yorkville. He was born August 22, 1955 in Aurora, IL the son of William and Elizabeth (Blaney) Mahoney. He is survived by one son, Sean Mahoney of Garden City, MI; one granddaughter, Elizabeth; two sisters, Patricia Far ... View Obituary


Ina F. Winslow - 93
11/25/1919 - 1/7/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich - Ina F. Winslow, 93, formerly of Sandwich, IL passed away Monday, January 7, 2013 at Countryside Care Center in Aurora, IL. She was born November 25, 1919 in Hayward, KS the daughter of Lyle and Metta (Brock) Merchant. She married Earl Winslow on December 2, 1945. She was a member of the United Church of Sandwich, ... View Obituary


Thomas L. Keenan - 96
8/18/1916 - 1/6/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich - Thomas L. Keenan, 96, of Sandwich passed away Sunday, January 6, 2013 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born August 18, 1916 in Millbrook, IL the son of John and Elva (Griswold) Keenan. He married Rosella Olson Schreiner on June 20, 1959 in Plano. Thomas was a member of the VFW Post 1486 of Sandw ... View Obituary


Charles F. Rohrer - 93
3/3/1919 - 1/5/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Sonomoauk - Charles F. Rohrer, 93, of Somonauk passed away Saturday, January 5, 2013 at Sandwich Nursing and Rehab in Sandwich. He was born March 3, 1919 in Sandwich the son of Louis and Mary (Flaherty) Rohrer. He married Alice Marie Hill on September 8, 1951 in Aurora, IL. Charles farmed all of his life until his retireme ... View Obituary


Carol Joan Cwikla - 71
12/3/1941 - 1/4/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Carol Joan Cwikla, 71, of Earlville, IL passed away, Friday, January 4, 2013 at her home in Earlville. She was born December 3, 1941 in Chicago, IL the daughter of Orville and Loretta (Gorski) Kruger. She married Walter T. Cwikla Sr. on May 9, 1964. She was a member of St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church i ... View Obituary


Charles E. Wangler - 84
11/22/1928 - 1/4/2013

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich - Charles E. Wangler, ,84, of Sandwich, IL passed away, Friday, January 4, 2013 in Sandwich. He was born November 22, 1928 in Aurora, IL the son of Wesley and Marie (Foy) Wangler. He was a veteran of the Korean War having served in the U.S. Army. He is survived by two daughters, Linda and Kathy; one nephew, ... View Obituary


Raymond W. Bergmeier - 88
2/4/1924 - 1/1/2013

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Raymond W. Bergmeier, 88, of Earlville, IL passed away Tuesday, January 1, 2013 in Mendota Lutheran Home in Mendota, IL. He was born February 4, 1924 in Jackson, MN, the son of Ernest and Frances (Becker) Bergmeier. He married Delilah A. Besix Cottingim on November 12, 1954 in Earlville, IL. He form ... View Obituary


Sherley Eastman - 82
1/25/1930 - 1/1/2013

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Sherley Eastman, 82, of Plano passed away Tuesday, January 1, 2013 peacefully at her home. She was the loving daughter of Marie Huff and step-daughter of Ed Huff. She married Ray Brummel and later she married Wesley Eastman. Sherley loved her bowling leagues, she is in the Aurora Women’s Bowling Association Hall o ... View Obituary


MaryAnn Krejci - 75
11/20/1937 - 12/19/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - MaryAnn Krejci, 75, of Plano, IL passed away December 19, 2012 at her home after a 3 year fight with cervical cancer. She was born November 20, 1937 in Indiana Harbor, IN to James and Minnie Mazur. MaryAnn worked at a variety of jobs including Plano Molding for 26 years and Wal-Mart for 13 years. She loved rea ... View Obituary


Ruth Ann Chellberg - 86
12/18/1925 - 11/7/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Ruth Ann Chellberg, 86, of Leland, IL passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2012 in Hillside Rehab and Care Center in Yorkville, IL. She was born December 18, 1925 in Aurora, IL the daughter of Oliver and Grace (Kemmerer) Elliott. She married George A. Chellberg on October 18, 1945 in Plainfield, IL. Ruth Ann was a m ... View Obituary


Evelyn L. Baptist - 89
8/10/1923 - 11/1/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Evelyn L. Baptist, 89, of Aurora, IL passed away Thursday, November 1, 2012 at Aurora Rehab and Living Center in Aurora, IL. She was born August 10, 1923 in Morris, IL the daughter of Andrew and Margaret (West) Nelson. She married Sanders Baptist in 1968 in Geneva, IL. She is survived by two sons, Robert an ... View Obituary


Mykel Maloney - 59
3/31/1953 - 10/26/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Earlville - Mykel Maloney, 59, of Earlville passed away Friday, October 26, 2012 at his residence. He was born March 31, 1953 in Chicago, IL the son of William and Marion (Doornek) Maloney. He married Cindy Burns on June 5, 1987 in Wheaton, IL. Mykel enjoyed computers and his work as a tattoo artist. He is survived by his ... View Obituary


Mary Ellen Huss - 84
2/22/1928 - 10/24/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Mary Ellen Huss, 84, of Somonauk, Illinois passed away Wednesday, October 24, 2012 in Valley West Community Hospital, Sandwich, IL, surrounded by her loving family. She was born February 22, 1928 in DeKalb, IL the daughter of Paul and Mary (Schnorr) Michael. She married Charles L. Huss on June 24, 1950 in S ... View Obituary


Melvin W. Mitchell - 84
4/8/1928 - 10/18/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Melvin W. Mitchell, 84, of Earlville, IL passed away Thursday, October 18, 2012 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born April 8, 1928 in Triumph, IL the son of William and Grace (Preston) Mitchell. He married Nancy C. Woods on September 22, 1951 in Crown Point, IN; they recently celebrat ... View Obituary


Andrew J. Gast - 29
1/9/1983 - 10/12/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Earlville - Andrew J. Gast, 29, of Leland, Illinois passed away Friday, October 12, 2012. He was born January 9, 1983 in Ottawa, IL the son of Kenneth and Pam (Campbell) Gast. He was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Earlville, IL. He graduated from Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy in Aurora, IL in 2001. He was ... View Obituary


Don J. "Pete" Farley - 76
12/12/1935 - 10/7/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - Don J. “Pete” Farley, 76, of Leland passed away Sunday, October 7, 2012 at Illinois Veterans Home in LaSalle. He was born December 12, 1935 in Earlville, the son of Fremont and Fern (Wormland) Farley. He served in the US Army and was a member of the Leland Lions Club, Leland Masonic Lodge and Leland Methodist Chur ... View Obituary


John O. Frederick - 86
12/9/1925 - 10/7/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - John O. Frederick, 86 of Somonauk passed away Sunday, October 7, 2012 at his residence in Somonauk surrounded by his loving family. He was born December 9, 1925 in Chicago the son of George and Julia (McCarthy) Frederick. He married Arlene C. Watt on December 18, 1948 in Chicago. He was a member of the Beverly Hil ... View Obituary


Rogene H. Einhaus - 72
1/10/1940 - 10/7/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Eralville - Rogene H. Einhaus, 72, of Oglesby formerly of Earlville, IL passed away Sunday, October 7, 2012 at her residence. She was born January 10, 1940 in Paw Paw, IL the daughter of Earl and Florence (Zinke) Smith. Rogene was a member of St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church in Earlville. She is survived by o ... View Obituary


Robert J. Lonie - 90
6/24/1922 - 10/5/2012

Hanley Turner-Eighner, Earlville, IL - Robert J. Lonie, 90, of rural Earlville, IL passed away Friday, October 5, 2012 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born June 24, 1922 in Spring Valley, IL the son of Robert and Katherine (Slowey) Lonie. He married Theresa M. O’Rourke on August 30, 1945 in St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church in Ear ... View Obituary


Delores A. Johnson - 65
2/16/1947 - 10/4/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Delores A. Johnson, 65, of Leland, formally of Plano, IL passed away Thursday, October 4, 2012 at Alden of Waterford in Aurora, IL. She was born February 16, 1947 in Sandwich, IL the daughter of Howard and Neoma (Cole) Fultz. She married Ronald E. Johnson on September 25, 1965 in Rollo, IL. Delores was the bar man ... View Obituary


Robert C. Sondgeroth - 72
2/9/1940 - 10/4/2012

Hanley Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Earlville - Robert C. Sondgeroth, 72, of El Paso IL formerly of Mendota, IL passed away Thursday, October 4, 2012 at El Paso Health Care Center in El Paso, IL. He was born February 9, 1940 in Sublette, IL the son of Frank and Rose (Andrew) Sondgeroth. He served in the U.S. Air Force. He is survived by two sisters, Joan (Mi ... View Obituary


John Paul Bahr - 67
12/2/1944 - 9/30/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - John Paul Bahr, 67, of Plano passed away Sunday, September 30, 2012 at his residence. He was born December 2, 1944 in Aurora, IL the son of Leo and Eunice Bahr. He married Susan Schwingle on September 25, 1976 in Geneva, IL. John was a member of the Aurora Gun Club. He enjoyed guns, shooting of guns, woodworki ... View Obituary


Sharon K. Garbe - 72
11/7/1939 - 9/29/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonaukm, IL - Sharon K. (Walters) Garbe, 72, of Mendota, IL passed away Saturday, September 29, 2012 in Aurora surrounded by her loving family. She was born November 7, 1939 the daughter of Wilfred and Valerie Walters. She married Philip C. Garbe in December of 1989. Sharon mastered being a home maker and joined the wor ... View Obituary


Albert Lawrence "Larry" Williams - 73
5/13/1939 - 9/28/2012

Tuner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Albert Lawrence “Larry” Williams, 73, passed away Friday, September 28, 2012 at Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora, IL surrounded by his loving family. He was born May 13, 1939 in Humphreys, MO the son of James Albert and Ada Emmiline (Boram) Williams. Larry was Baptized and a member of Leland United Methodist ... View Obituary


William C. Meyer - 62
9/3/1950 - 9/27/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somouank, IL - William C. Meyer, 62; on Thursday, September 27, 2012 his weary heart went to rest with the Lord at his residence in Lake Holiday. He was born September 3, 1950 in Oak Park, IL the son of Clarence and Jacqueline (Simon) Meyer. Bill enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, fishing, The Bears, The Cubs, and The Blackhawks b ... View Obituary


Ercil Eugene "Bill" Schroeder - 74
5/20/1938 - 9/26/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Ercil Eugene “Bill” Schroeder, 74, Sandwich, died Wednesday, September 26, 2012. He was born in Taylor, Missouri, May 20, 1938, son of the late Estill B. and Irene E. (Schoenborn) Schroeder. He attended Joppa High School and graduated from Murphysboro High School in 1956. After graduation he enlisted in the US ... View Obituary


Mervin R. Baker Jr. - 81
8/12/1931 - 9/25/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - Mervin R. Baker, 81, of Leland, passed away Tuesday, September 25, 2012 in rural Leland as a result of a farm accident. He was born August 12, 1931 in Waterman, IL the son of Mervin and Beatrice (George) Baker. He married Vera Basler on April 12, 1958 in Leland. He was a member of The Leland United Methodist Churc ... View Obituary


Thomas O. Bagby - 74
7/4/1938 - 9/16/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home- Earlville - Thomas O. Bagby, 74, of Earlville, Illinois passed away Sunday, September 16, 2012 in Mendota Community Hospital, Mendota, IL. He was born July 4, 1938 in Pittsfield, Illinois he son of Russell and Clarice (Powers) Bagby. He married Yvonne Etheridge on May 23, 1980 in Ottawa, IL. He worked at Marathon ... View Obituary


Lynette M. (Simmons) Jones - 52
2/5/1960 - 9/15/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Lynette M. (Simmons) Jones, 52, of Latham, IL, formerly of Yorkville passed away Saturday, September 15, 2012 at her home after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born February 5, 1960 in Aurora the daughter of Roger and Norma (Lohrbach) Simmons. She married Robert E. Jones on October 2, 1992 in Yorkville, I ... View Obituary


Melvin D. Cronin - 77
9/23/1934 - 9/15/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Earlville, IL - Melvin D. Cronin, 77, of Earlville, IL passed away Saturday, September 15, 2012 in Mendota Lutheran Home in Mendota, IL. He was born September 23, 1934 in Corydon, Iowa the son of Maxwell and Mildred (Demry) Cronin. He met Jeannette McKean in Warrington, England while he was stationed there in the U.S. Air Force a ... View Obituary


Rosemarie "Rosie" Fahrlander - 73
12/8/1938 - 9/14/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Rosemarie “Rosie” Fahrlander, 73, of Yorkville passed away Friday, September 14, 2012 at home surrounded by her family; after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born December 8, 1938 the daughter of Samuel Rodriguez and Rose Rodriguez-Green. She married Dennis L. Fahrlander in May of 1961. Rose proudly gr ... View Obituary


Janice L. Roth - 67
4/23/1945 - 9/12/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Janice L. Roth, 67, of Somonauk passed away Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at her residence in Somonauk surrounded by her family. She was born April 23, 1945 in Chicago the daughter of Joseph and Anna (Gregorik) Lunetta. She married Dannie Roth on December 14, 1963 in Plano. She was a member of Harvest Chapel Ch ... View Obituary


Michael D. Schwickerath, Sr. - 60
10/20/1951 - 9/10/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Michael D. Schwickerath, Sr., 60, of Sandwich passed away Monday, September 10, 2012 at his residence in Lake Holiday. He was born October 20, 1951 in Mendota the son of Alvin and Geneva (Brown) Schwickerath. He married Bari L. Keating on April 3, 1973 in Aurora, IL. Michael retired in 2011 from the Montgomery ... View Obituary


Brayan Silva - 6
8/30/2006 - 9/8/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Brayan Silva, 6, of Leland passed away Saturday, September 8, 2012 as a result of an automobile accident in Woodstock, IL. He was born August 30, 2006 in Sandwich, IL the son of Jose and Maria (Moctezuma) Silva. He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Brayan loved soccer, bicycling, feeding the horses, work ... View Obituary


Harley Jack Hitchcock - 85
4/8/1927 - 9/7/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Harley Jack Hitchcock, 85, passed away Friday, September 7, 2012 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavillion in Sandwich, IL. He was born April 8, 1927 and raised in Arkansas the son of John Riley and Louchester Hitchcock. Harley married Ina Hawkins at a furniture store in Marked Tree, Arkansas on December 7, 1946. He pr ... View Obituary


Thomas D. Schofield - 40
8/11/1972 - 9/7/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Thomas D. Schofield Jr., 40, of Yorkville, IL passed away, Friday, September 7, 2012 at Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora, IL. He was born August 11, 1972 in Aurora, IL the son of Thomas and Nel (Flowers) Schofield. Thomas was a member of Gospel Assembly Church in Oswego, IL. He was a bass guitar player at his ... View Obituary


Virginia S. Lemke - 83
11/27/1928 - 9/7/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Virginia S. Lemke, 83, of Fox Lake, WI passed away Friday, September 7, 2012 at her son’s home rural Somonauk, IL. She was born November 27, 1928 in Chicago, IL the daughter of Henry and Wanda (Horn) Newcomb. She married Walter Lemke on May 15, 1948 in Chicago, IL. She is survived by two daughters, Ba ... View Obituary


Jeannette P. "Jan" Cronin - 74
3/4/1938 - 9/5/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Earlville, IL - Jeannette P. "Jan" Cronin, 74, of Earlville, IL passed away Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at Rockford Memorial Hospital in Rockford, IL. She was born March 4, 1938 in Warrington, England the daughter of George and Mary (Tegin) McKean. She met Melvin D. Cronin in Warrington, England while he was stationed in the U.S ... View Obituary


Alice Jane Atherton - 95
4/25/1917 - 8/31/2012

Hanley Turner Eighner Funeral Home, Earlville, IL - Alice Jane Atherton, 95, of Earlville, Illinois passed away, Friday, August 31, 2012 in Mendota Lutheran Home in Mendota, IL. She was born April 25, 1917 in Earlville, IL the daughter of Robert and Ione (Schrecengost) Cox. She married Bernard Atherton on June 27, 1937 in Earlville, IL. Jane was a member of Earlvil ... View Obituary


Judith Lee Morrison Shaddle - 60
12/7/1951 - 8/28/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Judith Lee Morrison Shaddle, 60, of Somonauk passed away Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at her home after a short illness. She was born in Hereford, Texas the youngest of 5 children born to J.C. and Mary E. (Gage) Morrison on December 7, 1951. She was educated in Hereford, Texas. Judith previously worked at the Wal ... View Obituary


Clarence F. La Bolle - 98
8/22/1914 - 8/27/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Clarence F. La Bolle, 98, of Somonauk passed away Monday, August 27, 2012 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich. He was born on a farm near Somonauk, IL on August 22, 1914 to Arthur and Minnie (Sherman) La Bolle. On June 14, 1941 he married Gladys Colbe, daughter of Charles and Ida (Dellenback) Colbe. ... View Obituary


Phyllis Evelyn Hallgren Miller - 88
1/16/1924 - 8/24/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Phyllis Evelyn Hallgren Miller, age 88, peacefully passed into the arms of her Lord very early on Friday, August 24, 2012. Born on January 16, 1924, she was the 4th of 7 children of Thure and Esther Hallgren. She graduated from high school in DeKalb and then attended NIU for one year and then Bryant & Stratton Bu ... View Obituary


Richard M. Gleason - 76
5/20/1936 - 8/22/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Richard M. Gleason, 76, of Leland, IL passed away Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at Sandwich Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Sandwich, IL. He was born May 20, 1936 the son of Leo and Eoma Gleason. He married Mary Lou Burke in April of 1967 in Chicago, IL. At Iowa State College Richard was on the golf team ... View Obituary


Cathryn S. Krafft - 82
12/12/1929 - 8/14/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Cathryn S. Krafft, 82, of Sandwich, IL passed away August 14, 2012. She was born December 12, 1929 in Chicago, IL the daughter of Louis and Iona (Evans) Haubold. She married Andrew G. Krafft on January 8, 1949 in Sandwich. Cathryn was a member of the Salem Lutheran Church. She was formerly employed by Holland ... View Obituary


Magdalen E. Randall - 95
12/24/1916 - 8/5/2012

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich - Magdalen Emma Randall, age 95, of Sandwich, passed away peacefully in her sleep at Countryside Care Centre, Aurora, IL, on Sunday, August 5, 2012. She was born on Dec 24, 1916, the second youngest of eight children of Catherine M. (Birong) & Robert E. Gedell in Chicago, IL. Magdalen leaves three daughters to ... View Obituary


Ernestine M. Byrd - 77
2/19/1935 - 8/3/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - Ernestine M. Byrd, 77, of Plano, Illinois passed away Friday, August 3, 2012 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, IL. She was born February 19, 1935 in Chicago, IL the daughter of Ernest and Catherine (Bartolai) Bertucci. She married Ralph P. Byrd on September 6, 1962 in Crowne Point, IN. She attended St. ... View Obituary


Maci Jo Russell - 1hr 7 minutes
8/3/2012 - 8/3/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Maci Jo Russell, newborn infant daughter of Barry and Kristi (Johnson) Russell was born Friday, August 3, 2012 at 7:33 a.m. at OSF St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa, IL and passed away later that morning. She is survived by her parents, Barry and Kristi Russell of Ottawa; big sister Adelynn; maternal grand ... View Obituary


Karen Lynn McNutt - 54
8/15/1957 - 8/2/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - Karen Lynn McNutt, 54, of Somonauk, IL passed away Thursday, August 2, 2012 at her residence in Somonauk surrounded by her loving family. She was born August 15, 1957 in Peru, IL the daughter of Russell and Jean (Thompson) Krenz. She married Bryan J. McNutt on June 14, 1975 in Sandwich, IL. She was a member of the ... View Obituary


Gerald J. Stuck - 69
2/8/1943 - 7/31/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano - Gerald J. Stuck, 69, of Bradley passed away Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at Rush Copley Hospital in Aurora. He was born February 8, 1943 in Bradley the son of Orlando and Hazel (Brickle) Stuck. Gerald was a member of the United States Marine Corp. He is survived by two sisters, Janet (Jerome) Coyne of Bourbonnais and ... View Obituary


Lorraine A. Kolzow - 87
12/18/1924 - 7/30/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Lorraine A. Kolzow, 87, of Yorkville passed away Monday, July 30, 2012 at Hillside Rehabilitation and Care Center in Yorkville. She was born December 18, 1924 in Chicago, IL the daughter of Olah and Elizabeth (Vierow) Lunger. She married Kenneth Kolzow on April 24, 1946 in Chicago, IL. She was a member of First Lu ... View Obituary


Nellie B. Riks - 97
9/9/1914 - 7/30/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Nellie B. Riks, 97, of Somonauk, IL passed away Monday, July 30, 2012 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich. She was born September 9, 1914 in Bingham, IL the daughter of Charlie and Hester (Earle) Rhodes. She married Alvin Riks on September 28, 1940. She was a member of St. John’s United Church of Christ ... View Obituary


Joseph J. Carbone - 82
3/26/1930 - 7/28/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Earlville - Joseph J. Carbone, 82, of Earlville, Illinois passed away Saturday, July 28, 2012 at Parker Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Streator, IL. He was born March 26, 1930 in Chicago, IL the son of Salvatore and Mary (Augustine) Carbone. He married Glenda Ingram in 1967. He was a member of St. Teresa of Avila Cathol ... View Obituary


John P. Bennett - 45
2/3/1967 - 7/27/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano - John P. Bennett, 45, of Plano passed away Friday, July 27, 2012 at Kindred Hospital in Sycamore, IL. He was born February 3, 1967 in Aurora, IL, the son of William and Judith (Hausler) Bennett. John graduated from Plano High School in 1985. He was a member of the Apostolic Church of Aurora. He is survived by ... View Obituary


Martha Rainford - 74
7/27/1937 - 7/24/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano - Martha Rainford, 74, of Plano passed away Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at her home. She was born July 27, 1937 in Lithuania, the daughter of John and Ursula (Oswald) Schleffendorf. She married Robert Rainford on February 21, 1970 in Frankfort, IL. She was a member of the Plano Fellowship Church. Martha enjoyed travelin ... View Obituary


Brenda J. Beale Skinner - 52
3/11/1960 - 7/15/2012

Hanley- Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Earlville, IL - Brenda J. Beale Skinner, 52, of Earlville passed away Sunday, July 15, 2012 at Good Samaritan Health Center in Mount Vernon, IL. She was born March 11, 1960 in Mendota, IL the daughter of Ronald H. and Helen I. (Hendrix) Beale. She was a member of Earlville United Methodist Church. She attended Earlville & Se ... View Obituary


Ruth A. Cohoon - 81
6/7/1931 - 7/12/2012

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Ruth A. Cohoon, 81, of Sandwich passed away Thursday, July 12, 2012 at Delnor Community Hospital in Geneva. She was born June 7, 1931 in Thor, Iowa the daughter of James and Marie (Torgensen) Johnson. She married Delbert Cohoon on July 1, 1951 in Council Bluffs, Iowa. She is survived by two daughters, Barbar ... View Obituary


Edward R. Marrs - 83
2/8/1929 - 7/10/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Edward R. Marrs, 83, of Sandwich IL passed away July 10, 2012 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. He was born February 8, 1929 in Sandwich, IL to Al and Bessie (Weldon) Marrs. Ed married Mary Jane Fuchs on June 7, 1970 at the Congregational Church in Sandwich and enjoyed 42 wonderful years together. ... View Obituary


Barbara A. Gunderson - 58
1/26/1954 - 7/5/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - Barbara A. Gunderson, 58, of Sheridan passed away Thursday, July 5, 2012 at her home, surrounded by her loving family and friends. She was born January 26, 1954 in Aurora the daughter of Vernon and Virginia (Baxter) Rogers. She married Kenneth Gunderson on September 15, 2000 in Ottawa. She loved her sheltie ... View Obituary


Mary Jo Twait - 48
10/19/1963 - 7/1/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - Mary Jo Twait, 48, of Somonauk passed away Sunday, July 1, 2012 surrounded by her loving family at Edward Hospital in Naperville after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born October 19, 1963 in Charleston, IL the daughter of Estie and Lola (Maxey) Updegraff. She married Brian Twait on June 3, 1982 in Serena ... View Obituary


Monica L. Haggerty - 52
1/25/1960 - 6/30/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Monica L. Haggerty, 52, of Yorkville, IL passed away, Saturday, June 30, 2012 at Valley West Community hospital in Sandwich, Illinois. She was born January 25, 1960 in Aurora, IL the daughter of Arnold and Beverly (Corniels) Bitterman. Monica was a Yorkville High School graduate, class of 1979 and worked f ... View Obituary


Vera Mae Cook - 78
1/13/1934 - 6/28/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Vera Mae Cook, 78, of Sandwich, IL passed away Thursday, June 28, 2012 at her home surrounded by her loving family, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. She was born January 13, 1934 in Anna, IL the daughter of Clarence and Esta (Watson) Toler. Vera married Lowell Cook Jr. on January 1, 1954 ... View Obituary


Bessie Mina Koteles - 88
3/6/1924 - 6/22/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano - Bessie Mina Koteles, 88, of Yorkville passed away Friday, June 22, 2012 at Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora. She was born March 6, 1924 in Willcox, AZ the daughter of Joel and Edna (Moore) Hubbard. She married Charles Koteles on March 5, 1944 in California. She is survived by one son, Jack (Kathy) Koteles ... View Obituary


Ethel M. Tolliver - 100
7/22/1911 - 6/19/2012

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich - Ethel M. Tolliver, 100, of Sandwich started her eternal journey at 3:20 p.m., June 19, 2012 at Sandwich Rehab and Health Care Center in Sandwich, IL. She was born July 22, 1911 in Pucketts Creek Virginia, the first daughter of Zion W. and Nancy M. (Parsons) Payne. She enjoyed sewing, animals and her family. Sh ... View Obituary


Jesse S. Johnson - 92
10/5/1919 - 6/14/2012

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich - Jesse S. Johnson, 92, of Sandwich, Illinois passed away, Thursday, June 14, 2012 at his home. He was born October 5, 1919 in Newark, Illinois the son of Ole and Gertrude (Olson) Johnson. He married Helen Fritsch on February 12, 1948 in Aurora, IL. He was an Army Veteran having served during WWII. He farmed in the ... View Obituary


Shelley Jo Kash - 58
9/26/1953 - 6/14/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Shelley Jo Kash, 58, of Leland, IL passed away Thursday, June 14, 2012 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich where she was surrounded by her loving family. She was born September 26, 1953 the daughter of Norman and Joyce (Taylor) Stallbaum. After meeting at Purdue University, she married Patrick Kash on ... View Obituary


Joshua Mark Hirner - 28
5/19/1984 - 6/12/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - Joshua Mark Hirner, 28, of Somonauk, IL passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2012 in St. Anthony’s Hospital in Rockford. He was born May 19, 1984 in Aurora, IL the son of Mark and Sue (Peterson) Hirner. He married Melissa Pickrel on July 4, 2008 in Riviera Maya, Mexico. Josh enjoyed snowmobiling, four wheeling, ice fishi ... View Obituary


Donald M. Morley - 70
8/26/1941 - 6/8/2012

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich - Donald M. Morley, 70, of Sandwich passed away Friday, June 8, 2012 at his residence in Sandwich. He was born August 26, 1941 in Newton, IL the son of Own Otis and Alma (Clark) Morley. He married Carole Jean Ekstrom on December 12, 1981 in Minonk. He is survived by one daughter: Dawn (Timothy) Nauman of Plan ... View Obituary


Jean L. Goldman - 85
4/13/1927 - 6/7/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Jean L. Goldman, 85, of Somonauk, Illinois passed away, Thursday, June 7, 2012 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born April 13, 1927 in Aurora, IL the daughter of John and Pearl Castner. She married Dale Goldman 66 years ago in Bloomington, IL. She was a member of Somonauk Junior Women’s ... View Obituary


Charles F. Theurer - 72
7/8/1939 - 6/6/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Charles F. Theurer, 72, of Leland, Illinois passed away Wednesday, June 6, 2012 in Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich, IL. He was born July 8, 1939 in Aurora, IL the son of William and Vienetta (Wilkinson) Theurer. He married Rosalie Popp on March 24, 1962 in Oswego, IL. Charles was a veteran of th ... View Obituary


Lois M. Bagwill - 95
4/12/1917 - 6/5/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Lois M. Bagwill, 95, of Sheridan passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at Willowcrest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. She was born April 12, 1917 in Sheridan, IL the daughter of Louis and Marcella (Kuehlem) Claude. She married Ivan G. Bagwill on April 11, 1936 in Sandwich, IL. She was a member of Union Congregational ... View Obituary


Wanda Kay VanPelt - 53
7/30/1958 - 6/1/2012

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Wanda Kay VanPelt, 53, of Sandwich formally of Troy, IL passed away Friday, June 1, 2012 at Sandwich Rehabilitation & Health Care Center in Sandwich. She was born July 30, 1958, in Sandwich the daughter of George and Joanne (Peterson) VanPelt. Wanda was a graduate of Sandwich High School, Northern Illinois Unive ... View Obituary


Maurice E. Knestrick - 90
1/3/1922 - 5/31/2012

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Maurice E. Knestrick, of Sandwich, IL passed away Thursday, May 31, 2012 at Sandwich Rehabilitation and Heath Care Center in Sandwich. He was born January 3, 1922 in Augusta, MI the son of Elmer and Ima (Milks) Knestrick. Maurice graduated from Peoria High School. He was a Veteran of WWII serving in the Army. He m ... View Obituary


Deborah Ann Houlne - 57
6/2/1957 - 5/27/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano - Deborah Ann Houlne, 54, of Yorkville, IL passed away Sunday, May 27, 2012 in Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, IL. She was born June 2, 1957 in Aurora, IL the daughter of John and Delores (Sherwin) Houlne. She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Plano, IL. Deborah had a great passion for cooking ... View Obituary


Edward R. Kline - 58
8/12/1953 - 5/26/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Edward R. Kline, 58, of Earlville, IL passed away Saturday, May 26, 2012 at his home in Earlville. He was born August 12, 1953 in Aurora, IL the son of Theodore and Betty (Glenn) Kline. He married Marcelina Soverano in Seoul, South Korea on December 18, 1987. Edward was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force ... View Obituary


Mary A. (Zerbel) Bebo - 79
7/22/1932 - 5/24/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Mary A. Bebo, 79, of Earlville, IL passed away, Thursday, May 24, 2012 in Mendota Lutheran Home in Mendota, IL after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born July 22, 1932 in Elgin, IL the daughter of Herbert and Marie (Bohl) Zerbel. She married Phillip Bebo August 5, 1989 in Downers Grove, IL. ... View Obituary


Marilyn E. Grabowicz - 86
6/7/1925 - 5/21/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home-Somonauk - Marilyn E. Long Grabowicz, 86, of Sandwich passed away Monday, May 21, 2012 at her residence. She was born June 7, 1925 in Aurora, IL the daughter of John J. and Rose M. (Thiesen) Leon. She married Gerald E. Long on January 3, 1948 and later married Stanley D. Grabowicz on October 25, 1979. She was a member of ... View Obituary


Sandra K. Bain - 56
1/26/1956 - 5/21/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home-Plano - Sandra K. Bain, 56, of Aurora, IL passed away Monday, May 21, 2012 surrounded by her family and friends at Loyola Medical Center in Maywood, IL. She was born January 26, 1956 in Aurora, IL the daughter of Clarence and Dorothy (Myers) Reininger. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Aurora. Sandra was ... View Obituary


F. Gladys Stillwell - 88
7/19/1923 - 5/16/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - F. Gladys Stillwell, 88, of Earlville, IL passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2012 in Mendota Community Hospital Mendota, IL. She was born July 19, 1923 in Finley, KY the daughter of Barry and Mary Jo (Allen) Whitlock. She married Leonard Stillwell on January 6, 1938 in Lebanon, KY. She is survived ... View Obituary


Harold J. Gast - 86
10/10/1925 - 5/15/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home _ Earlville - Harold J. Gast, 86, of Earlville, IL passed away, Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at his home in Earlville surrounded by his loving family. He was born October 10, 1925 on the family farm rural Earlville the son of Herbert J. and Esther (Arndt) Gast. He married Linda Schmidt on March 11, 1947 in Earlville, IL. H ... View Obituary


Bill Sam Smith - 78
3/2/1934 - 5/13/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Bill Sam Smith, 78, of Streator IL formally from Sandwich, IL passed away Sunday, May 13, 2012 surrounded by his loving family. He was born March 2, 1934 in Burkesville KY, the son of Duff and Mamie Smith. After returning home from the Army Bill farmed in Yorkville area then went to work for 34 years at CTS Knigh ... View Obituary


Jerry F. Long - 45
11/26/1966 - 5/13/2012

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, Il - Jerry F. Long, 45, of Harding passed away Sunday, May 13, 2012 at his home surrounded by his family after a courageous bout with cancer. He was born November 26, 1966 in LaGrange, IL the son of Louis and Karen (Vlcek) Long. He married Ellen Abens on January 15, 1993 in Ottawa. Jerry enjoyed golfing, hunting, fi ... View Obituary


Patsy M. Sondgeroth - 67
3/12/1945 - 5/13/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Patsy M. Sondgeroth, 67, of Ottawa, IL formerly of Plano and Earlville, IL passed away Sunday, May 13, 2012 in Heritage Woods in Ottawa, IL. She was born March 12, 1945 in Sterling, IL the daughter of Harold and Wanda (Smith) Harrison. She married Peter A. Sondgeroth on July 4, 1969 in Rock Falls, IL. ... View Obituary


Gloria Halsey - 80
10/12/1931 - 5/12/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home-Somonauk- - Gloria Jean Halsey, 80, of Sandwich, died May 12, 2012, at Pine Acres Care Center, DeKalb. She was born Oct. 12, 1931 in Aurora, Ill. the daughter of William and Lura (Rees) Heffelfinger. She attended Aurora East High School, graduating in 1949. She played violin, first chair, with the Fox Valley Symphony Orche ... View Obituary


Mary Rose "Mimi" Bryan - 65
7/20/1946 - 5/6/2012

Burkahart Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Mary Rose “Mimi” Bryan, 65, of Sandwich IL passed away Sunday, May 6, 2012 in Edward Hospital in Naperville. She was born July 20, 1946 in Peoria, IL the daughter of Carl F. and Mary Rose (Rubino) Zeman. She married Rich Bryan on September 5, 1970 in Peoria, IL. She taught in Sandwich Community School District 430 ... View Obituary


Howard Warren - 73
7/8/1938 - 5/5/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Howard Warren, 73, of Earlville, IL passed away, Saturday, May 5, 2012 at Kindred Hospital in Sycamore, IL. He was born July 8, 1938 in Louisville, IL, the son of Benjamin and Lola (Johnson) Warren. He married Mary Agnes Nemes on March 22, 1962 in Norway, IL. Howard was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He wa ... View Obituary


Meridith A. Sprowls - 85
7/5/1926 - 4/28/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Meridith A Sprowls, 85 of Rantoul IL formerly of Sandwich, IL passed away Saturday April 28, 2012 at Champaign County Nursing Home in Urbana, IL. She was born July 5, 1926 in West Frankfort, IL the daughter of Charles and Cleda (Edsall) Ellis. She married Raymond T Sprowls on May 6, 1952 in Wedron, IL. S ... View Obituary


Gilbert Clarence Maly - 70
11/21/1941 - 4/23/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Gilbert C. Maly, 70, of Earlville, IL passed away Monday, April 23, 2012 at his home in Earlville. He was born November 21, 1941 in Aurora, IL the son of Clarence and Bernice (Barstatis) Maly. Gilbert worked at General Mills of West Chicago, IL for over 35 years. He loved riding his motorcycle. He is surviv ... View Obituary


Mary Lou Grandgeorge - 85
3/27/1927 - 4/22/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonau, IL - Mary Lou Grandgeorge, 85, of Somonauk, IL passed away Sunday, April 22, 2012 at Kindred Hospital in Sycamore, IL. She was born March 27, 1927 in Somonauk to Lester and Bernice (Wallis) Menk. She married Earl “Jake” Grandgeorge on June 19, 1948 in Somonauk, IL. She was a member of Union Congregational Church in Som ... View Obituary


Elsie Sohm - 86
10/23/1925 - 4/20/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Elsie Sohm, 86, of Earlville, IL passed away Friday, April 20, 2012 in Mendota Community Hospital, Mendota, IL. She was born October 23, 1925 in Scotland, South Dakota, the daughter of Gotlieb and Anna (Vurm) Maly. She married Edward T. “Curly” Sohm on June 7, 1947 in Peru, IL. She was a lifetime member o ... View Obituary


Suzanne Groves Porter - 81
11/15/1930 - 4/16/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Suzanne Groves Porter, 81, of Plano, IL passed away Monday, April 16, 2012 in Shabbona Healthcare Center in Shabbona, IL. She was born November 15, 1930 in Hinsdale, IL the daughter of James M. and Irene (Cox) Groves. She married Paul Earl Porter on August 25, 1950 in Hinsdale, IL. She graduated from Hinsdale High ... View Obituary


Ronald Carl Hebel - 59
3/18/1953 - 4/14/2012

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Ronald Carl Hebel, 59, of Sandwich, IL passed away Saturday, April 14, 2012 at his home in Sandwich, IL. He was born March 18, 1953 in Chicago, IL, and was the third son of George and Helen (Riley) Hebel. Ron was a graduate of Sandwich Community High School and Northern Illinois University, Dekalb, IL. He h ... View Obituary


Donald L. Hann - 64
10/28/1947 - 4/13/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Donald L. Hann, 64, of Somonauk, IL passed away Friday, April 13, 2012 at Kishwaukee Community Hospital in DeKalb, IL. He was born October 28, 1947 in Sandwich, IL the son of Robert and Jeanette (Dannewitz) Hann. He married Linda Fuchs on January 20, 1968 in Somonauk, IL. He was a member of St. John the Ba ... View Obituary


Harold E. Olsen - 82
8/26/1929 - 4/11/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Earlville, IL - Harold E. Olsen, 82, of Lake Holiday, Sandwich, IL formerly of Earlville, IL passed away, Wednesday, April 11, 2012 in Jabez Elder Care, Somonauk, IL. He was born August 26, 1929 in Chicago, IL the son of Martin and Theoline (Stangeland) Olsen. He married Elaine Anderson on February 20, 1955 in Buda, IL. Harold wa ... View Obituary


E. Henry Greenstreet - 82
1/13/1930 - 4/7/2012

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - E. Henry Greenstreet, 82, of Oswego, IL passed away Saturday, April 7, 2012 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born January 13, 1930 in Loogootee, IN the son of Earl and Agnes (Smith) Greenstreet. He married Jean Farley on October 13, 1956 in Kaneville, IL. Henry graduated from Sandwich High Schoo ... View Obituary


Ramona J. White - 81
3/30/1931 - 4/7/2012

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Ramona J. White, 81, of Sheridan, IL passed away Saturday, April 7, 2012 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. She was born March 30, 1931 in McLean, IL the daughter of Jake and Leta Bernice (McCafferty) Hinthorn. She married Sidney E. White on July 7, 1950 in Carlock, IL. She worked at C.T.S. Knig ... View Obituary


Elizabeth B. "Betty" Scullin - 74
3/2/1938 - 4/4/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Elizabeth B. “Betty” Scullin, 74, of Camarillo, CA formerly of Hoopeston, IL passed away Wednesday, April 4, 2012 in California. She was born March 2, 1938 in Chicago, IL the daughter of Charles and Bernice (Fickle) Scullin. She was a member of St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Hoopeston and later Padre Serra Cat ... View Obituary


Alice M. Adrian - 94
11/12/1917 - 3/29/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Alice M. Adrian, 94, of Somonauk, IL passed away Thursday, March 29, 2012 at Sandwich Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Sandwich, IL. She was born November 12, 1917 in Hinsdale, IL the daughter of Joseph and Gertrude (Fowler) Batterham. She married Julian Adrian on July 1, 1933 in Somonauk, IL. She was a ... View Obituary


Arlene Doris Vancil - 88
1/13/1924 - 3/27/2012

Turner-Eighner Funerl Home, Somonauk, IL - Arlene Doris Vancil, 88, of Harker Heights, TX formerly of Sandwich, passed away March 27, 2012 at Metroplex Hospital in Killeen TX. She was born January 13, 1924 in Somonauk, IL the daughter of John and Luella (Northcutt) Boers. Arlene was united in marriage to Murry (Jake) Vancil on May 2, 1942 in St. Louis MO. ... View Obituary


Norman L. Hage - 66
5/10/1945 - 3/27/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Plano - Norman L. Hage, 66, lifelong resident of Plano, IL passed away Tuesday, March 27, 2012 at his home in Plano surrounded by his loving family. He was born May 10, 1945 in Aurora, IL the son of Elmer and Evelyn (Keslinger) Hage. Norman married Patricia “Patsi” Mundwiler on March 8, 1969 in Plano, IL. He was a veter ... View Obituary


Rodney Lee Gunderson - 57
9/12/1954 - 3/25/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - Rodney Lee Gunderson, 57 of Sheridan passed away Sunday, March 25, 2012 at his home in Sheridan. He was born September 12, 1954 in Mendota, IL the son of Graham and Annie (Stoudt) Gunderson. He married Cindy Buhler on March 3, 1979 at the Serena United Methodist Church. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge of Otta ... View Obituary


Sidney E. White - 83
6/6/1928 - 3/25/2012

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Sidney E. White, 83, of Sheridan, IL passed away Sunday, March 25, 2012 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. He was born June 6, 1928 in Carlock, IL the son of Leslie and Nellie (Grove) White. He married Romona Hinthorn on July 7, 1950 in Carlock, IL. He was a veteran of the US Army having served during t ... View Obituary


Lana R. Kupp - 62
4/2/1949 - 3/22/2012

Burkhart-Eighner Funral Home, Sandwich - Lana R. Kupp, 62, of Sandwich passed away Thursday, March 22, 2012 at her home in Lake Holiday. She endured a 13 year battle with Alzheimers Disease and was able to pass away peacefully at her home, surrounded by her family. She was born April 2, 1949 in Sandwich, IL the daughter of Harold and Myrtle (Wold) Hanson ... View Obituary


Quentin Roosevelt Spires - 93
2/21/1919 - 3/22/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Quentin Roosevelt Spires, aged 93 years, passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 22, 2012, at the Golden Living Center in Fort Atkinson WI. Quentin was born on February 21, 1919, on the Spires farm near Ramsey IL. His parents were James Frederick Spires and Johanna (Ballard) Spires. Quentin ma ... View Obituary


Ronnie Ray Robinson - 72
4/6/1939 - 3/21/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Plano - Ronnie R. Robinson, 72, of Plano, IL passed away, Wednesday, March 21, 2012 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was born April 6, 1939 in Ottawa IL the son of Leslie and Edith (Holloway) Robinson. He married Bernice Boles on September 21, 1960. He is survived by his wife, Bernice; t ... View Obituary


Beverley J. Moore - 84
12/12/1927 - 3/8/2012

Earlville, IL - Beverley J. Moore, 84, of Sublette, IL formerly of Earlville, IL passed away, Thursday, March 8, 2012 at Mendota Community Hospital in Mendota. She was born December 12, 1927 in Ohio, IL, the daughter of Ed and Golda (Bigford) Klingerman. She married Roger Moore in June 1947. She was formerly employed by Mara ... View Obituary


Arnita E. Magiera - 73
11/9/1938 - 3/6/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano - Arnita E. “Arnie” Magiera, 73, of Sandwich, formerly of Plano passed away Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at her home in Sandwich. She was born November 9, 1938 in Copley Hospital in Aurora, IL, the daughter of Charles and Hazel (Johnson) Johnson. She married William A. Magiera on July 12, 1958 in Chicago, IL. She attended ... View Obituary


Robert Michael "Mike" Shreffler - 60
9/7/1951 - 3/6/2012

Sandwich - Robert Michael "Mike" Shreffler of Ottawa, Illinois, passed away on Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at Ottawa Regional Hospital. He was born on September 7, 1951, in Peoria, Illinois, the son of Robert F. and Nancy Jean (Peterka) Shreffler. Mike was a 1969 graduate of Sandwich High School. He worked at Caterpillar and ... View Obituary


Helen A. Herman - 93
8/10/1918 - 3/5/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Helen A. Herman, 93, of Sandwich, IL passed away Monday, March 5, 2012 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, IL. She was born August 10, 1918 in Aurora, IL, the daughter of John and Anna Abel. She married Kenneth Herman on April 6, 1940 in Aurora, IL. After both of her children were grown and marr ... View Obituary


Terry A. Stuart - 61
7/25/1950 - 2/29/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Terry A. Stuart, 61, of Earlville, IL passed away, Wednesday, February 29, 2012 in St. Mary’s Hospital Streator, IL. He was born July 25, 1950 in Sandwich, IL the son of Floyd Albert and Frances (Maly) Stuart. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marines having served in the Vietnam War where he received the Purple ... View Obituary


Jeffrey L. Sherwood - 48
4/13/1963 - 2/28/2012

Sandwich - Jeffrey L. Sherwood, 48, of Sandwich, IL passed away Tuesday, February 28, 2012 in Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, IL. He was born April 13, 1963 in Sandwich, Illinois, the son of Truman and Donna (Weaver) Sherwood. He was a 1981 Graduate of Sandwich High School. He was a life long resident of Sandwic ... View Obituary


Theodore E. Larson - 80
11/16/1931 - 2/27/2012

Somonauk - Theodore E. Larson, 80, formerly of Earlville, IL passed away, Monday, February 27, 2012 at Mendota Lutheran Home in Mendota, IL. He was born November 16, 1931 in Ottawa, IL, the son of Thomas and Lillian (Blessing) Larson. Theodore is a Graduate of Earlville High School. He farmed in the area for several years. ... View Obituary


Annie C. Gunderson - 81
10/15/1930 - 2/25/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somon auk - Annie C. Gunderson, 81, of Sandwich, formerly of Leland, IL passed away Saturday, February 25, 2012 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. She was born October 15, 1930 in Sandwich, IL the daughter Harry and Kate (Himmelburger) Stoudt Sr. She married Graham Gunderson. Annie was formerly employed at ... View Obituary


Larry Decker - 76
9/15/1935 - 2/23/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Larry Decker passed away on February 23, 2012, in Zephyrhills, Florida. He was born on September 15, 1935. Larry was preceded in death by his first wife, Elaine, and three children, Kathy, Barry, Judilyn; his twin brother Terry, his parents, Clarice and Allan Decker, and his second wife, Dolores. He is ... View Obituary


Mavis E. "Mazie" Walton - 89
9/27/1921 - 2/19/2012

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich - Mavis E. “Mazie” Walton, 89, of Aurora, IL passed away, Sunday, February 19, 2012 at Countryside Health Care Center in Aurora. She was born September 27, 1922 in Earlville, IL, the daughter of Glen and Margaret (McLachlan) Maloy. She married Robert Walton on September on September 24, 1961 in Monroe, WI. She was v ... View Obituary


Annabelle "Ann" Underwood - 80
9/21/1931 - 2/18/2012

Somonauk - Annabelle “Ann” Underwood of Somonauk, IL, passed away peacefully, Saturday, February 18, 2012 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, IL. She was born September 21, 1931 in Galesburg, IL, the daughter of Russell and Josephine (Trulock) Olinger. She married Richard S. Underwood on August 20, 1953 in ... View Obituary


Dorothy C. Gunderson - 84
11/10/1927 - 2/13/2012

Somonauk, Illinois - Dorothy C. Gunderson, 84, of DeKalb, IL passed away Monday, February 13, 2012 at Bethany Health Care in DeKalb. She was born November 10, 1927 in Newark, IL the daughter of Helmar and Inger (Mickelson) Hanson. She married Kenneth Gunderson on May 6, 1953 in Plano, IL. She loved to sew, cook and spend time with her ... View Obituary


Robert Wayne Robbins - 48
4/15/1963 - 2/11/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eioghner Funeral Home - Earlville - Robert Wayne Robbins, 48, of Ottawa, IL passed away Saturday, February 11, 2012 at his son’s home. He was born April 15, 1963 in Poor Valley, Virginia the son of John Bailey and Barbara Annette (Harris) Robbins. He enjoyed cooking and was an excellent chef. He is survived by his son Eric Robbins of ... View Obituary


Ila Jean Roche - 95
2/6/1916 - 2/5/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - Ila Jean Roche, 95, of Yorkville, passed away Sunday, February 5, 2012 at Hillside Rehab and Care Center in Yorkville. She was born February 6, 1916 in Aurora, IL the daughter of Arthur and Fern (Vankirk) Wade. She married Clarence Roche in Yorkville. She was a member of the Plano American Legion, Reorganized ... View Obituary


William B. Hindle - 86
3/2/1925 - 2/2/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - William B. Hindle, 86, of Earlville, IL passed away, Thursday, February 2, 2012 at his home. He was born March 2, 1925 in LaSalle, IL the son of Bert and Stella (Hanson) Hindle. He married Mary Louise Swayze on March 2, 1946 in LaSalle, IL. He was a member of Earlville United Methodist Church in Earlville. ... View Obituary


Brad Scott Perrot - 52
1/28/1960 - 1/29/2012

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich - Brad Scott Perrot, 52, of Yorkville, IL passed away, Sunday, January 29, 2012 at his home. He was born January 28, 1960 in Sandwich, IL, the son of Allen and Diane (Rowlee) Perrot. He graduated from Somonauk High School in 1978 and Aurora Barber College in 1980. He was employed by Lee’s Barber Shop in Naperville f ... View Obituary


Ronald R. McGlasson - 68
2/8/1943 - 1/29/2012

Somonauk, IL - Ronald R. McGlasson, 68, of Sheridan, IL passed away, Sunday, January 29, 2012 at Provena Mercy Center Hospital in Aurora. He was born February 8, 1943 in Pittsfield, IL, the son of Virgil and Frances (Duff) McGlasson. He married Josephine Harrell on December 24, 1971 in Plano, IL. He was a Veteran of the Unite ... View Obituary


Dale W. Briggs - 73
8/9/1938 - 1/25/2012

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich - Dale W. Briggs, 73, of Sandwich, IL passed away Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich. He was born August 9, 1938 in Canton, IL the son of Fred and Jessie (Green) Briggs. He was an avid sports fan, especially a diehard Phillies fan. Dale enjoyed traveling, and being a ... View Obituary


Richard C. Wasson - 73
7/24/1938 - 1/24/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - Richard C. Wasson, 73, of Somonauk, IL passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2012 at Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora. He was born July 24, 1938 in Chicago, IL the son of Joseph and Edna (Short) Wasson. He married Julie Harte on August 20, 2000 in Somonauk. He was a member of Somonauk Baptist Church. Richard was a ... View Obituary


Diana Lokey - 88
10/30/1922 - 1/21/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Diana Lokey Heaven is rejoicing! Diana ( Dissell) Lokey 88, of DeKalb, Illinois was promoted to glory on Saturday January 21, 2012 at DeKalb County Rehab and Nursing Center in DeKalb. She was born October 30, 1923 in Aurora, Illinois, the daughter of Alexander William and Diana (Plante) Dissell. Sh ... View Obituary


Tonja R. (Krapausky) Gonzalez - 41
12/21/1970 - 1/20/2012

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home Sandwich - Tonja R. (Krapausky) Gonzalez, 41 of Sandwich, IL passed away, Friday, January 20, 2012 at Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield, IL. She was born December 21, 1970 in Sandwich, IL, the daughter of Nancy Irene (Cunz) Krapausky. She married Rafael Gonzalez on May 14, 2011 in Sandwich, IL. She enjoyed the time ... View Obituary


Philip L. Turner - 67
9/25/1944 - 1/18/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Plano - Philip L. Turner, 67, of Plano, passed away January 18, 2012 from injuries sustained in a house fire. He was born September 25, 1944 in Chicago, the son of Clarence and Virginia (Parker) Turner. He is survived by one son, P. Brent Turner of Canton, MA and one daughter, Leslie (Russell) Lekberg of Al ... View Obituary


Mavis Irene Carr Legner - 87
10/13/1924 - 1/16/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Mavis Irene Carr Legner, 87, of Sandwich, IL passed away, Monday, January 16, 2012 at her residence in Sandwich. She was born October 13, 1924 in Somonauk, IL the daughter of Harold and Elsie (Goldman) Carr. She married William F. Legner on November 22, 1947 in Sandwich, IL. She was a member of The Federat ... View Obituary


Margaret L. Reuter - 88
12/4/1923 - 1/14/2012

Somonauk, IL - Margaret L. Reuter, 88, of Somonauk, IL passed away, Saturday, January 14, 2012 at her home in Somonauk. She was born December 4, 1923 in Palatine Twp., Illinois, the daughter of Elmer C. and Luella (Bruns) Plote. She married Elmer F. Reuter on February 20, 1943 in Barrington, IL. She was a member of the Union ... View Obituary


Dr. Robert C. Shermer - 78
1/22/1933 - 1/12/2012

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich, IL - Dr. Robert C. Shermer Ph.D., 78, of Sandwich, IL, went to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Thursday, January 12, 2012 at Provena Mercy Medical Center and is now in His presence. Dr. Shermer was preceded in death by his loving wife, Doris, to whom he was married over fifty years, his parents Reverend R ... View Obituary


David P. Jennings - 59
7/9/1952 - 1/10/2012

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich - David P. Jennings, 59, of DeKalb, IL passed away Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at his residence in DeKalb. He was born July 9, 1952 in Pittsburg, PA the son of John R. and Dorothy M. (Campbell) Jennings. He was survived by two sisters, Barbara L. Jennings of El Paso TX, Laural (Nicholas) Beyer of Millington IL; two ... View Obituary


Laura Jean Duffey - 49
1/18/1962 - 1/10/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Laura Jean Duffey, 49, of Earlville, IL. passed away Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at Royal Oaks Nursing Home in Kewanee, IL. She was born January 18, 1962 in Mendota, IL, the daughter of Kenneth and Shirlee (Beck) Cronin. She attended the Earlville Schools. She is survived by three children, Brooklynne ... View Obituary


Wanda T. Huggett - 83
1/27/1928 - 1/6/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Earlville - Wanda T. Huggett, 83. of Earlville passed away Friday, January 6, 2012 in Mendota Community Hospital in Mendota. She was born January 27, 1928 in Winston-Salem, NC, the daughter of Dallas and Douschka (Spry) James. She married Norman L. Huggett on December 8, 1945 in Kernesville, NC. She was survived in death b ... View Obituary


Patricia Gomez Maldonado - 42
3/27/1969 - 1/3/2012

Burkhart-Eighner Funerl Home, Sandwich - Patricia Gomez Maldonado, 42, of Sandwich IL, passed away Tuesday, January 3, 2012 at Provena Mercy Center in Aurora. She was born March 27, 1969 in Mexico, the daughter of Onesimo and Delfina (Diaz) Gomez. She is survived by her parents, of Plano; one daughter, Cristy Maldonado of Sandwich; one son, Ricky Mal ... View Obituary


Theresa S. Hampton - 63
8/21/1948 - 1/2/2012

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Theresa S. Hampton, 63, of Earlville, Il passed away Monday, January 2, 2012 in Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, IL. She was born August 21, 1948 in Macon, Missouri the daughter of Floyd and Frances (Maly) Stuart. Theresa was previously employed at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion as a C.N.A. Super ... View Obituary


June G. Schumacher - 79
3/22/1932 - 1/1/2012

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - June G. Schumacher, 79, passed away January 1, 2012 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich. She was born on March 22, 1932 in Plano Illinois to William and Frances (Erickson) Gramley. She married Robert M. Schumacher on September 6, 1952 at the Plano Methodist Church. June served as Treasurer for the Cit ... View Obituary


Robert F. Brummel - 80
5/9/1931 - 1/1/2012

Yorkville, IL - Robert F. Brummel, 80, of Yorkville, IL passed away, Sunday, January 1, 2012 at his home with his family by his side. He was born May 9, 1931 in Aurora, IL, the son of Leo J. and Gertrude (Modaff) Brummel of Naperville, IL Bob farmed in Rochester, Wisconsin after serving the US Army from December 8, 1953 to 1 ... View Obituary


Doris E. Parson - 87
4/8/1924 - 12/28/2011

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich - Doris E. Parson, 87, of Sandwich, Illinois passed away Wednesday, December 28, 2011 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, IL. She was born April 8, 1924 in Springfield, IL, the daughter of Cecel and Esther (Hood) Dorworth. She was a 1942 graduate of Lanphier High School in Springfield. She was employed ... View Obituary


Josephine A. Koch - 91
6/2/1920 - 12/26/2011

Plano - Josephine A. Koch, 91, of Oswego, IL passed away December 26, 2011 at her home. She was born June 2, 1920 in Phoenix, IL, the daughter of Stefan and Matilda (Boik) Zebrowski. She married William H.M. Koch on June 29, 1946 in Chicago, IL. Except for several years working in the Pentagon during WWII she lived her en ... View Obituary


Teresia Koczo - 91
8/23/1920 - 12/21/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano - Teresia Koczo, formerly of Plano, IL passed away on December 21, 2011 at the age of 91 following a long struggle with Alzheimer’s. She was a longtime resident of Plano having moved here with her family in 1959. Teresia was born in Soroksar, Hungary in 1920, the oldest of eight children and immigrated to the U ... View Obituary


Opal Marie Martin - 92
9/6/1919 - 12/19/2011

Somonauk, IL - Opal Marie Martin, 92, of Sandwich, IL passed away, Monday, December 19, 2011 at Aurora Rehabilitation in Aurora, IL. She was born September 6, 1919 in Pierre, South Datoka, the daughter of Edward and Wilma (Abbott) Golding. She married Robert E. Boyce in 1938, following his death she later married Anthony Martin ... View Obituary


Victor Edward "Cody" Meyer, Jr. - 76
11/23/1935 - 12/16/2011

Somonauk, IL - Victor Edward “Cody” Meyer Jr., 76, of Somonauk, IL passed away December 16, 2011 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born November 23, 1935 in Sandwich, IL, the son of Victor and Loretta (Heminover) Meyer, Sr. He was a 1953 graduate of St. Bede Academy in Peru. He married Kathryn Fox on February ... View Obituary


Beatrice Ura Roath - 100
1/7/1911 - 12/15/2011

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Earlville, IL - Beatrice Ura Roath, 100, of Earlville, IL passed away Thursday, December 15, 2011 in Heritage Health in Mendota, IL. She was born on January 7, 1911 at home on the farm north east of Earlville, the daughter of Rutherford Mason and Theo Birdie (Seward) Roath. She graduated from Earlville High School and earned a Ba ... View Obituary


Alice E. Brewer - 77
10/30/1934 - 12/11/2011

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home Earlville - Alice E. Brewer, 77, of Mendota, IL formerly of Earlville, IL passed away Sunday, December 11, 2011 in Rock Island, IL at her daughter’s home. She was born on October 30, 1934 in Paw Paw, IL the daughter of Edgar and Nannie (Simpson) Shehan. She married Everett "Red" Brewer November 23, 1954 in Earlville, IL. Form ... View Obituary


Jeffrey W. Easton - 37
4/2/1974 - 12/11/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano, IL - Jeffrey W. Easton, 37, of Westmont, IL passed away Sunday, December 11, 2011. He was born April 2, 1974 in Omaha, NE, the son of David and Lynne (Hoving) Easton. He graduated from Lyons Township High School in LaGrange. He married Kathleen Curatto in 2004. He is also survived by his parents; his sister, Ginger ... View Obituary


Roy Lee Wright - 66
11/28/1945 - 12/4/2011

Burkart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Roy Lee Wright, 66, of Sandwich, IL passed away Sunday, December 4, 2011. He was born November 28, 1945, in Kirksville, MO the son of Roscoe and Donna Lee (Daniels) Wright. He married Vivian Vice on January 8, 1966, in Kirksville. Roy was employed by the City of Sandwich for twenty years and then was self-emplo ... View Obituary


Mark S. Weaver - 51
9/3/1960 - 12/3/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Mark S. Weaver, 51, of Yorkville, Illinois passed away Saturday, December 3, 2011 at Rush Copley Medical Center in Aurora, IL. He was born September 3, 1960 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin the son of Robert and Lillian (Sever) Weaver. He is survived by his mother, Lillian of Yorkville, IL, one sister, Alice ... View Obituary


Harry Donald Peterson - 84
8/14/1927 - 12/1/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Harry Donald Peterson, 84, of Somonauk, IL passed on to be with the Lord on Thursday, December 1, 2011 in Shabbona Healthcare Center in Shabbona, IL. Harry was born August 14, 1927 in Chicago, IL the son of Harry and Anna (Lysien) Peterson. He moved to Tracy, Minnesota to finish his high school years. Th ... View Obituary


Mildred A. Hampton - 94
5/29/1917 - 11/30/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Mildred A. Hampton, 94, of Sandwich, IL passed away Wednesday, November 30, 2011 in Sherman Hospital, Elgin, IL, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Grimes, Iowa on May 29, 1917 the daughter of John and Anna (Peitzman) Seibert. She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Somonauk, IL. Sh ... View Obituary


Ronald J. McGee - 73
12/25/1937 - 11/25/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Ronald J. McGee, 73, of Leland, Illinois passed away Friday, November 25, 2011 at Sandwich Rehabilitation and Health Care Center. He was born December 25, 1937 in Chicago, IL the son of Charles and Hilda (Wille) McGee. He married Becky J. Fisher on December 17, 1957 in LasCruces, NM. Ron was a loving husband of ... View Obituary


Gene D. Gary - 77
8/30/1934 - 11/21/2011

Sandwich, Illinois - Gene D. Gary, 77, of Sandwich, IL passed away Monday, November 21, 2011 at Edward Hospital in Naperville. He was born August 30, 1934 in Aurora, IL, the son of Harold “Doc” and Dorothy (Hermes) Gary. He graduated from Naperville High School in 1952, and married Donna May Huss on April 24, 1954 in Aurora. He was ... View Obituary


Dorothy L. Skinner - 85
4/26/1926 - 11/16/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Plano, IL - Dorothy L. Skinner, 85, of Plano, Illinois passed away peacefully Wednesday, November 16, 2011 in Hillside Rehabilitation and Care Center in Yorkville, IL. On April 26, 1926, she was born in Murphysboro, in southern Illinois, the daughter of Henry and Eva (Freres) Dietz. She married George L. Skinner in Sycamore o ... View Obituary


Steven J. Libner - 49
12/1/1961 - 11/13/2011

HanleTurner-Eighner Funeral Home, Earlville - Steven J. Libner, 49, of Earlville, IL passed away, Sunday, November 13, 2011 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago as the result of an auto accident. He was born December 1, 1961 in Chicago, IL, the son of Melvin and Helen (Schneider) Libner. Steve was employed for Local 150, and was a member of NRA. He ... View Obituary


James J. Hess - 79
6/6/1932 - 11/12/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - James J. Hess, 79, of Sandwich, IL passed away Saturday, November 12, 2011 at Countryside Care Centre in Aurora. He was born June 6, 1932 in Sandwich, IL, the son of Gordon W. and Florence Anna (Rumney) Hess. He married Denise L. Towne on August 1, 1981 in DeKalb, IL. When James was in high school he was employed ... View Obituary


George R. Smith - 57
5/19/1954 - 11/7/2011

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Earlville - George R. Smith, 57, of Leland, Illinois passed away Monday, November 7, 2011 at his home in Leland. He was born May 19, 1954 in Mendota, IL the son of August W. and Elda E. (Cook) Smith Sr. He worked as a truck driver in the area for several companies. He is survived by three daughters, Michelle Logston of Ott ... View Obituary


Gertrude J. Dienst - 93
2/3/1918 - 11/2/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home. Somonauk, IL - Gertrude J. Dienst, 93, of Somonauk, IL passed away, Wednesday, November 2, 2011. She was born February 3, 1918 in Sheridan, IL the daughter of Bernard and Olga Johnson. She graduated from Sheridan High School and Aurora Metropolitan Business College. She married Dale W. Dienst on February 1, 1941 at St. John’s L ... View Obituary


Cedric S. Fatland - 91
4/19/1920 - 10/31/2011

Somonauk, IL - Cedric S. Fatland, 91, of Sandwich, IL passed away Monday, October 31, 2011 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich. He was born April 19, 1920 in Sandwich the son of Cyrus O. and Abbie (Peterson) Fatland. He married Elizabeth M. Osland on October 5, 1945 in Sandwich. Cedric enjoyed farming all of his life ... View Obituary


James R. Pfau - 60
2/18/1951 - 10/30/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - James R. Pfau, 60, of Serena, Illinois passed away, Sunday, October 30, 2011 in Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora, IL. He was born February 18, 1951 in Streator, IL, the son of Robert and Gladys (Nagel) Pfau. He married Susan M. Wiley on July 29, 1972 in Earlville, IL. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic ... View Obituary


Mary Lou Gleason - 73
9/5/1938 - 10/28/2011

Somonauk, IL - Mary Lou Gleason (nee Burke), 73, of Leland IL passed away Friday, October 28, 2011 at Sandwich Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center. She was born September 5, 1938 in Streator, IL the daughter of James David and Luella (Bedeker) Burke. She married Richard M. Gleason in April 1967 in Chicago, IL. She retired f ... View Obituary


Richard L. Avery - 59
12/30/1951 - 10/27/2011

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Richard L. Avery, 59, of Morris, IL passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, October 27, 2011 at his home in Morris. He was born December 30, 1951 in Galesburg, IL the son of Rex and Barbara (Hunt) Avery. Rick had strong faith, love for his sons and grandchildren, and was an avid sports fan - especially high school a ... View Obituary


Orland W. McAllister - 86
1/10/1925 - 10/25/2011

Somonauk, IL - Orland W. McAllister, 86, of Sandwich, IL passed away Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at Sandwich Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Sandwich, IL. He was born January 10, 1925 in Waterman, IL, the son of J. Russell and Gladys (Keene) McAllister. He attended University of Illinois until joining the United States ... View Obituary


Sue C. Livingston - 73
3/15/1938 - 10/20/2011

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Sue C. Livingston, 73, of Yorkville, IL passed away Thursday, October 20, 2011 at Provena Mercy Hospital in Aurora. She was born March 15, 1938 in Sheridan, IL the daughter of Lawrence and Cathryn (Blakely) Orstead. She married Gene L. Livingston on August 22, 1964 in Aurora, IL. She is survived by her husband ... View Obituary


Clifton Ray Dean Smith - 71
1/17/1940 - 10/19/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Clifton Ray Dean Smith, 71, of Somonauk, IL passed away Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at Rush Copley Hospital in Aurora. He was born January 17, 1940 in Kentucky the son of Duff and Mamie (Dicken) Smith. He married Betty Jean Roche on March 3, 1962 in Yorkville, IL. Ray enjoyed fishing, antique furniture and going t ... View Obituary


Joseph Alan Bebar - 41
3/11/1970 - 10/14/2011

Plano, IL - Joseph Alan Bebar, Jr. 41, of Plano, IL passed away unexpectedly on October 14, 2011 and is now at peace with his Creator. He was born March 11, 1970 in Elmhurst, IL, the son of Joseph and Nancy (Hintz) Bebar. He graduated from Wheaton North High School in 1989. He was a Veteran of the United States Army servi ... View Obituary


Dr. Edwin Joseph Carey, M.D. - 85
8/6/1926 - 10/9/2011

Sandwich, IL - Dr. Edwin Joseph Carey, M.D., 85, of Sandwich, IL passed away on October 9, 2011 at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago surrounded by his family. He was born August 6, 1926 in Joliet, IL to Dr. John Francis and Frances Powers Carey. He was brother to John Francis, William, David, and Cheryl. Dr. Carey was a ... View Obituary


Kenneth M. Anderson - 91
1/1/1920 - 9/29/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Kenneth M. Anderson, 91, of Somonauk, IL passed away Thursday, September 29, 2011 at Michaelson Health Center at the Holmstad in Batavia. He was born January 1, 1920 in Newark, IL the son of George and Annie (Johnson) Anderson. He married Mary Prebil on July 9, 1945 in Roswell, NM. Ken farmed all of his life initi ... View Obituary


Garretta Q. Ehmke - 99
2/29/1912 - 9/26/2011

Somonauk, IL - Garretta Q. Ehmke, 99, of Somonauk, IL, passed away Monday, September 26, 2011 at Sandwich Rehabilitation and Health Care Center. She was born February 29, 1912 near Shabbona, IL, the daughter of James and Florence (Davenport) Little. She grew up in Lovells, Michigan and Aurora, Illinois. She graduated from Au ... View Obituary


Ronald G. Rumney - 58
8/24/1953 - 9/25/2011

Somonauk, IL - Ron G. Rumney, 58, of Sandwich, IL passed away, Sunday, September 25, 2011 at his home. He was born August 24, 1953 in Sandwich, IL, the son of Robert and Rosetta (Anderson) Rumney. He married his high school sweetheart, Becky Johnson on July 14, 1973 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Somonauk. They were married ... View Obituary


Kenneth J. Huff - 88
5/29/1923 - 9/18/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral, Somonauk, IL - Kenneth Jacob Huff, 88, of Waterman, IL passed away Sunday, September 18, 2011 at Jabez Elder Care in Somonauk, IL. He was born May 29, 1923 in DeKalb, IL the son of Orval and Mae (Jacob) Huff. He married Leota Mae Cunz on November 13, 1948 in Somonauk, IL. They have lived and farmed in rural Waterman on the Huf ... View Obituary


Darlene Ann Hubbard - 80
10/10/1930 - 9/14/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk, IL - Darlene Ann Hubbard, 80, of Rockford, IL (and formerly from Somonauk, IL) died September 14, 2011 in her home surrounded by her family after suffering from several brain tumors. She was a loving mother, wife, sister, grandmother and friend. She was born October 10, 1930 in Morris, IL. Predeceased by her pa ... View Obituary


Elaine Olsen - 81
4/6/1930 - 9/13/2011

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Earlville - Elaine Olsen, 81, of Lake Holiday Sandwich, IL formerly of Earlville, passed away Tuesday, September 13, 2011 in Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL. She was born April 6, 1930 in Tiskilwa, IL the daughter of Otto and Neva (Zink) Anderson. She married Harold E. Olsen on February 20, 1955 in Buda, IL. She ... View Obituary


Richard J. Schlagel - 83
10/16/1927 - 9/9/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Richard J. Schlagel, 83, of Somonauk, IL, passed away Friday, September 9, 2011 at his home in Somonauk surrounded by his loving family. He was born October 16, 1927 in Chicago, IL the son of George and Valeria (Schermann) Schlagel. He married Gertrude Betz on September 12, 1953 in Chicago, IL. He was a membe ... View Obituary


Ruth Worsley - 97
1/31/1914 - 9/2/2011

Earlville, IL - Ruth Worsley, 97, of Sandwich, formerly of Earlville, IL passed away, Friday, September 2, 2011 at Sandwich Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Sandwich. She was born January 31, 1914 in Utica, IL, the daughter of John and Margaret (Wylie) Anderson. She married Charles Worsley on April 6, 1935 in Peoria, IL. ... View Obituary


Jane Justine Loveland - 88
8/25/1922 - 8/20/2011

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Jane Justine Loveland 1922 - 2011 Jane Justine Loveland, born in Earlville, IL.on August 25, 1922 , passed away suddenly in Seal Beach CA. on August 20, 2011 at the age of 88. He ... View Obituary


Chad E. Hutchinson - 26
10/31/1984 - 8/13/2011

Somonauk - Chad E. Hutchinson, 26, of Sandwich, IL died Saturday, August 13, 2011 at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL. He finally found peace from his lifelong battle with Cystic Fibrosis, but everyone who knew him knows he never let it get the best of him. With his unique sense of humor Chad left behind a wake ... View Obituary


Jane Fuchs - 88
4/23/1923 - 8/13/2011

Plano - Jane Fuchs, 88, of Plano, Illinois passed away Saturday, August 13, 2011 at Rush Copley Medical Center in Aurora. She was born April 23, 1923 in Aurora, IL, the daughter of Frank and Nora (Quick) Burkel. She met the love of her life Glendon Fuchs at accordian lessons when she was eight and Glendon was twelve, they ... View Obituary


William Smith Westbrook - 85
9/9/1925 - 8/4/2011

Turner-Eighner funeral Home Somonauk - William Smith Westbrook, 85, of Somonauk, passed away Thursday, August 4, 2011 in Sandwich Nursing and Rehabilitation. He was born September 9, 1925 in Chicago, IL the son of William A. and Mildred (Smith) Westbrook. He married Betty LaBolle on August 30, 1947 at the United Presbyterian Church of Somonauk. He was ... View Obituary


Edith L. "Edie" Weeks - 71
3/28/1940 - 8/2/2011

Turner-Eighner funral Home, Plsano, IL - Edith L. “Edie” Weeks, 71, of Plano, Illinois passed away Tuesday, August 2, 2011 at her residence in Plano. She was born at home in Heilman, Indiana on March 28, 1940 the daughter of Emmett and Ida (Yates) Evans. She married Larry G. Weeks on May 25, 1963 at her parents’ home in Plano, IL. Edie was very a ... View Obituary


Evelyn E. Charlesworth - 94
12/23/1916 - 8/2/2011

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Evelyn E. Charlesworth, 94, of Sandwich, IL passed away, Tuesday, August 2, 2011 in Valley West Community Hospital, Sandwich. She was born December 23, 1916 in Rochelle, IL the daughter of Find and Reka (Weudt) Gombeau. She is survived by two daughters, Becky (Roberto) Gonzalez of California, and Lin ... View Obituary


Kathleen L. Schimpf - 57
10/15/1953 - 8/1/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Plano - Kathleen L. Schimpf, 57, of Yorkville, IL passed away Monday, August 1, 2011 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born October 15, 1953 in Naperville, IL, the daughter of James and Jeanette (Kelsch) Devaney. She married Frank Schimpf on May 9, 1981 in Naperville, IL. She was formerly employed by AT&T i ... View Obituary


Ila M. Borneman - 89
8/3/1921 - 7/27/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Plano - Ila M. Borneman, 89, of Plano, IL passed away Wednesday, July 27, 2011 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich, IL. She was born August 3, 1921 in Plano, the daughter of Edward and Ruby (Irwin) Coppes. She attended Plano Schools. She married William Borneman on June 29, 1940 in St. Louis, Missouri. She r ... View Obituary


Alma E. Leifheit -  
5/25/1919 - 7/25/2011

Somonauk, IL - Alma E. Leifheit of Sandwich, IL passed away Monday, July 25, 2011 at Sandwich Rehabilitation & Health Care Center. She was born May 25, 1919, to Stephen & Edith (Stewart) Jump. She graduated from Rollo High School. She held many positions over the years; however, is probably most remembered by her years of work ... View Obituary


Barbara A. Robbins - 74
1/5/1937 - 7/25/2011

Somonauk, IL - Barbara A. Robbins, 74, of Ottawa, IL passed away Monday, July 25, 2011 at Ottawa Regional Hospital in Ottawa, IL. She was born January 5, 1937 in Fort Mountain, TN, the daughter of John Wesley and Eva Marie (Woods) Harris. She married John Bailey Robbins on December 17, 1955 in Keokee, VA. She had been member ... View Obituary


Lawrence R. "Butch" Meaney - 67
8/20/1943 - 7/24/2011

Earlville, IL - Lawrence R. “Butch” Meaney, 67, of Earlville, IL passed away peacefully Sunday, July 24, 2011 at St. Mary’s Catholic Hospital in Rochester, MN. He was born August 20, 1943 in Ottawa, Illinois, the son of Lawrence and Mildred (Grubb) Meaney. He graduated from Saint Columbus and Marquette High School in Ottawa. H ... View Obituary


Mavis B. Riedelsperger - 86
5/19/1925 - 7/23/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - Mavis B. Riedelsperger, 86, of Hinckley, IL passed away Saturday, July 23, 2011 at her home. She was born May 19, 1925 in Sandwich, IL, the daughter of Emmer and Clara (Johnson) Vermeland. She married Ervin Riedelsperger on January 19, 1947 in Sandwich, IL. Mavis was a member of St. Paul’s United Church of Chri ... View Obituary


Maxine Rose Allen - 88
9/13/1922 - 7/19/2011

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home, Sandwich, IL - Maxine Rose Allen, 88, of Sandwich passed away Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at her residence. She was born September 13, 1922 in Earlville, IL, the daughter of Jacob and Alice (Spray) Tanser. She married Ralph A. Allen on November 27, 1943. She retired from for General Telephone in Sandwich after 27 years of service. ... View Obituary


JoAnn Milam - 81
10/18/1929 - 7/16/2011

Turner - Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - JoAnn Milam, 81, of Chicago, IL formerly of Ottawa, IL passed away, Saturday, July 16, 2011 at Lakeview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Chicago. Graveside services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, July 22, 2011 at Precinct Cemetery in rural Earlville, IL. Arrangements by Turner-Eighner Funeral Home ... View Obituary


Karen L. Wasson - 67
7/8/1944 - 7/13/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk - Karen L. Wasson, 67, of Somonauk, IL passed away Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at her home in Lake Holiday. She was born July 8, 1944 in Streator, IL the daughter of Frank and Gertrude (Renn) Heinbuecher. She married James Wasson on June 5, 1965 in Streator. She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, fo ... View Obituary


Leroy Harold Fox - 78
8/19/1932 - 7/9/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Leroy Harold Fox, 78, of Sandwich, passed away Saturday, July 9, 2011 after a courageous battle with cancer at Edward Hospital in Naperville, IL. He was born August 19, 1932 in Sandwich, IL the son of Leo and Grace (Burns Elliott) Fox. He was together with the love of his life, Sherry Thomas, for 33 years and ... View Obituary


Marion Brue - 76
4/10/1935 - 7/9/2011

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich - Marion Brue, 76, of Yorkville, passed away Saturday, July 9, 2011 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich, IL. He was born April 10, 1935 in Norway, the son of Ole and Anna (Olson) Brue. He married Sharon Stambaugh on November 28, 1957 in Plano, IL. He was a member of the Illinois Farm Bureau and the Sa ... View Obituary


Percy L. Reeve - 88
11/10/1922 - 7/8/2011

Turner - Eighner Funeral Home - Plano - Percy L. Reeve, 88, of Plano, IL, passed away Friday, July 8, 2011 at his residence in Plano surrounded by his family. He was born November 10, 1922 in Oakdale City, IA the son of Frank and Harriet (Lutz) Reeve. He grew up in Iowa until he was fourteen then moved to Hinckley, IL and worked on the family farm. He ... View Obituary


Margaret "Bea" Bagley - 86
7/28/1924 - 7/4/2011

Plano, IL - Margaret B. Bagley, 86, of Sandwich, IL formerly of Columbus, GA passed away, July 4, 2011 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. She was born July 28, 1924 in Wedowee, AL, the daughter of Odis and Susie (Shephard) East. She married Eli J. “Bud” Bagley in 1949 in Phoenix City, AL. She was a long time owner ... View Obituary


Samuel George Silburn - 74
6/29/1937 - 7/4/2011

Earlville - Samuel George Silburn, 74, of Earlville, IL passed away Monday, July 4, 2011 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, IL. He was born June 29, 1937 in Waterman, IL, the son of Millard J. and Maye Ora (Nelson) Silburn. He was employed for DeKalb Ag for over 25 years. He is survived by one sister, Ora Lib ... View Obituary


Lydia A. Venuso - 82
6/13/1929 - 7/2/2011

Somonauk, IL - Lydia A. Venuso, 82, of Somonauk, IL, passed away Saturday, July 2, 2011 at Provena Mercy Medical Center in Aurora. She was born June 13, 1929 in the Philippines, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Celestino Ambida. She married Nicholas A. Venuso on October 4, 1958 in Chicago, IL. She was a former three time Beauty ... View Obituary


Charlotte A. Johnson - 69
12/27/1941 - 6/29/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Somonauk, IL - Charlotte A. Johnson, 69, of Sandwich, IL passed away Wednesday, June 29, 2011 at her home. She was born December 27, 1941 in Soldiers Grove, WI, the daughter of Alert and Corneila (Olson) Burkum. She was an Activities Assistant at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. She was a member of Good Shepherd Luther ... View Obituary


Gerald E. Sampson - 86
4/20/1925 - 6/29/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Gerald E. Sampson, 86, of Leland, IL passed away, Wednesday, June 29, 2011 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. He was born April 20, 1925 on the family farm in Victor Township, Leland, he was the son of Levi Silas and Gladys Viola (Benson) Sampson. He married Carol (Cissne) Heintz at the Leland ... View Obituary


Amelia Passow - 103
3/15/1908 - 6/25/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Amelia Passow, 103, of Leland, IL passed away Saturday, June 25, 2011 at Jabez Elder Care in Somonauk, IL. She was born March 15, 1908 in Aurora, IL, the daughter of John and Julia (Zaha) Pinks. She married Dale Passow on October 23, 1937 in Somonauk. She was the oldest surviving member of St. John’s Luther ... View Obituary


Kathryn C. Fahrlander - 98
12/22/1912 - 6/24/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Plano - Kathryn C. Fahrlander, 98, of Plano, formerly of Aurora, IL passed away Friday, June 24, 2011, in Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, IL. She was born December 22, 1912 in West Brooklyn, IL the daughter of August and Linnie (Parker) Chaon. She married Louis Fahrlander in 1936 in Aurora, IL. She gradua ... View Obituary


Lonnie Edward Clapper - 61
9/6/1949 - 6/22/2011

Plano, IL - Lonnie Edward Clapper The world has truly lost one of the most kind, gentle, caring and thoughtful men anyone has ever known. Lonnie Edward Clapper of Plano, IL died Wednesday, June 22, 2011 of complications from necrotic pancreatitis at UIC Hospital in Chicago. He was born September 6, 1949 in Sandwich, IL to ... View Obituary


Gertrude M. Middleton - 95
8/16/1915 - 6/18/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Gertrude M. Middleton, 95, of Somonauk, Illinois passed away, Saturday, June 18, 2011 at Tillers Health Care Residence in Oswego, IL. She was born August 16, 1915 in Sandwich to the farming family of Louis and Mary (Flaherty) Rohrer, she was the oldest sibling of Charles and Joanna Rohrer Yoesle. Gertrude ... View Obituary


Dean A. Boyle - 82
6/18/1928 - 6/16/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home Somonauk - Dean A. Boyle, 82, of Wheaton, IL passed away, Thursday, June 16, 2011 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, IL. He was born June 18, 1928 in Aurora, IL the son of Clarence and Lola (Norman) Boyle. He was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Glen Ellyn, IL, Past President of Parents wit ... View Obituary


Evelyn Vivian Hage - 98
10/24/1912 - 6/16/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home Plano- - Evelyn Vivian Hage Evelyn Vivian Hage, 98, of Plano, IL, where she lived for 66 years, passed away, Thursday, June 16, 2011 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, IL. She was born October 24, 1912 in Woodstock, IL the daughter of Frank and Edith (Hoch) Keslinger, and was the older sister to Cliffor ... View Obituary


Joseph A. Sherpitis - 76
8/17/1934 - 6/16/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home Somonauk - Joseph A. Sherpitis, 76, passed away peacefully Thursday, June 16, 2011. He was born August 17, 1934 on a farm in Upper Michigan the only child of Joseph and Petronele Sherpitis. He was employed as a barber for 40 years at the Kings’ Barber Shop in Wheaton, IL. Joseph was a past Deacon and member of Westminster Pr ... View Obituary


Maxine Ruth Mitchell - 73
3/13/1938 - 6/15/2011

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Maxine Ruth Mitchell, 73, of rural Earlville, Illinois formerly of Florida, passed away Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at her daughter’s home in rural Earlville. She was born March 13, 1938 in Windsor, Ontario, Canada the daughter of Earl and Helen (Jenkins) Boehmer. She is survived by one daughter ... View Obituary


Joseph G. Nekola - 93
8/18/1917 - 5/30/2011

Plano, IL - Joseph G. Nekola, 93, of Plano, IL passed away Monday, May 30, 2011 at Provena Mercy Center Hospital in Aurora, IL. He was born August 18, 1917 in LaCrosse, WI, the son of John and Alvina (Neuverth) Nekola. He graduated from Aquinas High School in LaCrosse, WI with the Class of 1935. After moving to this area i ... View Obituary


Raymond T. Sprowls - 86
9/21/1924 - 5/29/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home Somonauk - Raymond T. Sprowls, 86, of Rantoul, IL formerly of Sandwich, IL passed away Sunday, May 29, 2011 at Carle Hospital in Urbana, IL. He was born September 21, 1924 in Tiskilwa, IL the son of Oscar and Delta (Spencer) Sprowls. He married Meridith A. Ellis on May 6, 1951 in Wedron, IL. He was a member of The Co ... View Obituary


Georgiana A. Hogan - 68
10/29/1942 - 5/25/2011

Sandwich, IL - Georgiana A. Hogan, 68, of Sandwich, Illinois passed away Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at her home in Sandwich. She was born October 29, 1942 in Chicago, IL the daughter of Otto and Lydia (Sorenson) Schloemer. She married Raymond Hogan Jr. on June 16, 1962 in Elmhurst, IL. She was a secretary at ReMax Great Ame ... View Obituary


Sue O. Casey - 99
12/1/1911 - 5/25/2011

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Sue O. Casey, 99, of Earlville, Illinois passed away Wednesday, May 25, 2011 in Ottawa Regional Hospital and Healthcare Center. She was born December 1, 1911 in Ramsey, IL the daughter of George and Delilah (Vaughn) Daniels. She married Clark Casey on December 23, 1929 in Vandalia, IL. She was member of Earlvill ... View Obituary


Theresa "Mama Taz" Wright Surratt - 46
5/30/1964 - 5/24/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home Somonauk - Theresa “Mama Taz” Wright Surratt, 46, of Somonauk, IL passed away Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at her home. She was born May 30, 1964 in Ottawa, IL, the daughter of Gerald and Grace (Jordan) Wright. She enjoyed doing puzzles, collecting dolls, reading and pictures of Indians and wolves. Theresa is survived by h ... View Obituary


Dorothy P. Farley - 91
11/5/1919 - 5/18/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Dorothy P. Farley, 91, of Leland, IL passed away peacefully Wednesday, May 18, 2011. She was born on November 5, 1919 in Cicero, IL, the daughter of Frank and May (Vondrak) Hula. Her step-father John Kepner helped raise her after the early death of her father. She married John W. Farley on September 17, 19 ... View Obituary


Robert Elwood Harris - 92
8/29/1918 - 5/16/2011

Earlville, IL - Robert Elwood Harris, 92, of Beecher, IL formerly of Earlville, IL passed away Monday, May 16, 2011 at Beecher Manor Nursing Home in Beecher, IL. He was born August 29, 1918 in rural LaSalle County, IL, the son of Robert L. and Theda May (Newlin) Harris. He married Berniece Maude Mitchell on August 21, 1941 in Men ... View Obituary


Margaret A. "Peg" Carter - 89
8/27/1921 - 5/15/2011

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Margaret A. “Peg” Carter, 89, of Springfield, IL formerly of Earlville, IL passed away Sunday, May 15, 2011 in St. John’s Hospital in Springfield, IL. She was born August 27, 1921 in College Springs, Iowa, the daughter of Ira and Mary (Gabby) McKinley. She married Richard Miller in December of 1941, follow ... View Obituary


Lavern H. "Vern" Hake - 75
5/14/1935 - 5/13/2011

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Lavern H. "Vern" Hake, 75, of Earlville, Illinois passed away Friday, May 13, 2011 at his home in Earlville, surrounded by his loving family. He was born May 14, 1935 in Jewell County Kansas, the son of Benedict and Ethel (Adams) Hake. He married Joy M. McMurray on February 11, 1954 in Esbon, KS. Vern was a vetera ... View Obituary


Donald C. Gephard - 86
2/14/1925 - 5/12/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home Somonauk - Donald C. Gephard, 86, of Live Oak, FL, formerly of Aurora, IL, passed away on Thursday, May 12, 2011. He was born on February 14, 1925 in Grover Hill, Ohio, the son of LeRoy and Merita (Odiorne) Gephard. The family moved to Aurora, IL in 1928. He attended St. Paul’s Lutheran School graduating in 1939. He then at ... View Obituary


Peggy S. Reedy - 51
11/25/1959 - 5/7/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home Plano - Peggy S. Reedy, 51, of Yorkville, IL passed away, Saturday, May 7, 2011 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich. She was born November 25, 1959 in Chicago, IL, the daughter of Virgil L. Reedy and Eva Hughes. She enjoyed aerobic swimming, shopping and spending time with her grandchildren and family. ... View Obituary


Betty G. Ridge - 76
4/22/1935 - 4/30/2011

Earlville, IL - Betty G. Ridge, 76, of Earlville, IL passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, April 30, 2011 surrounded by her family. She was born April 22, 1935 in Reedsburg, WI, the daughter of C. Stanley and Olive F. (Wilson) Oulman. She married Frederick A. Ridge on June 11, 1954 in Earlville, IL. Betty worked for man ... View Obituary


Doris Jean (Munson) Shermer - 77
3/4/1934 - 4/30/2011

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich- - Doris Jean (Munson) Shermer, 77, of Sandwich, IL went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Saturday, April 30, 2011 at Willowcrest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich and is now in His presence. Doris was born March 4, 1934 at St. Joseph’s Mercy Hospital in Aurora and born again and baptized at age seventeen ... View Obituary


Larry A. "Butch" Larson, Jr. - 44
11/1/1966 - 4/27/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home, Plano - Larry A. “Butch” Larson Jr., 44, of Oswego, IL, passed away Wednesday April 27, 2011 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich, IL. He was born on November 1, 1966 in Aurora, IL the son of Larry Sr. and Linda (Janes) Larson. He was a member of Teamsters Local #673. Larry enjoyed being outdoors, working on ... View Obituary


Loretta Elizabeth Ford (Churney) - 79
9/25/1931 - 4/26/2011

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich- - Loretta Elizabeth Ford (Churney), 79, originally from Streator, IL, passed away, Tuesday, April 26, 2011 in Sandwich, IL. She was born September 25, 1931 in Streator, IL the first daughter of George and Virginia (Lurz) Churney. After graduating from Streator High School in 1949, she met and fell in love with John ... View Obituary


Stephen C. Cockriel - 59
11/12/1951 - 4/26/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home -Plano - Stephen C. Cockriel, 59 of Plano, Illinois passed away, Tuesday, April 26, 2011 as the result of an automobile accident. He was born November 12, 1951 in Aurora, IL the son of Carl and Joyce (Harker) Cockriel. He was currently a welding instructor at Indian Valley Vocational Center in Sandwich and Waubonsee ... View Obituary


Myron R. Sampson - 84
4/4/1927 - 4/23/2011

Hanley-Turner-Eighner - Earlville - Myron R. Sampson, 84, of rural Earlville, IL passed away Saturday, April 23, 2011 in OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, IL. He was born April 4, 1927 in Marseilles, IL the son of Russell and SeDell (Alsvig) Sampson. He graduated from Serena High School in 1945. He then enlisted in the US Marin ... View Obituary


Earl Robert Littlebrant - 72
1/11/1939 - 4/22/2011

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home - Sandwich- - Earl Robert Littlebrant, 72, of rural Lostant, formerly of Sandwich, IL passed away, Friday, April 22, 2011 at his home. He was born January 11, 1939 in Gouverneur, New York the son of Earnest and Maude (Benway) Littlebrant. Earl moved to Sandwich, IL in 1952 with his family. He married Dolores McMaster on ... View Obituary


David G. Swanson - 86
11/23/1924 - 4/19/2011

Plano, Illinois - David G. Swanson, 86, of Plano, IL passed away, Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at Rush Copley Medical Center in Aurora, IL. He was born November 23, 1924 in Hinckley, IL, the son of Carl and Edith (Gillam) Swanson. He married Helen M. Schnabel on February 25, 1950 in Naperville, IL. He was a Veteran of the United Stat ... View Obituary


James E. Kirby - 93
9/5/1917 - 4/18/2011

Earlville - James E. Kirby, 93 of Earlville, IL passed away Monday, April 18, 2011 at Illinois Veterans’ Home in LaSalle, IL. He was born September 5, 1917 in Wedron, IL, the son of Ova E. and Amanda (Clouse) Kirby. He married Helen LaRue in 1948 in Tiwana, Mexico, she passed away in 1975 and later in 1985 he married Mabel ... View Obituary


Frieda B. Sears - 94
2/18/1917 - 4/16/2011

Burkhart-Eighner Funeral Home -- Sandwich - Frieda B. Sears, 94, of Elmhurst, Illinois (formerly of Plano), passed away on Saturday, April 16, 2011 at Elmhurst Extended Care in Elmhurst. She was born on February 18, 1917 in Hinckley, Illinois the daughter of William and Alberta (Suppes) Boers. She married Judge Robert Sears on May 6, 1950 in Plano ... View Obituary


Micheal T. Yerkovich Jr. - 68
8/22/1942 - 4/14/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home Somonauk - Micheal T. Yerkovich Jr., 68, of Sandwich, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, April 14, 2011 at his residence in Sandwich. He was born August 22, 1942 in Evergreen Park, IL the son of Micheal and Rose (Vukovich) Yerkovich. He married Kathie Mann on September 9, 1978 in Maywood, IL. He was a member of Downers Grove ... View Obituary


Vincent "Ben" Larkin - 90
3/20/1921 - 4/13/2011

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Vincent “Ben” Larkin, 90, of Earlville, Illinois passed away Wednesday, April 13, 2011 in Heritage Manor Nursing Home in Mendota, IL. He was born March 20, 1921 in Streator, IL the son of Edward and Margaret (Green) Larkin. He married Marjorie O’Donnell Meyer on June 17, 1972 at St. Teresa of Avila Catholic ... View Obituary


Stan G. Magnuson - 86
5/11/1924 - 4/8/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home Somonauk - Stan G. Magnuson, 86, of Somonauk, IL passed away Friday, April 8, 2011 in Downers Grove, IL. He was born May 11, 1924 in Sycamore, IL the son of Fritz and Bertha (Arneson) Magnuson. He grew up on a farm in Burlington, where he graduated from high school - having been captain of the basketball team and a star pit ... View Obituary


Kenneth W. Vollentine - 71
3/24/1940 - 4/5/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home Somonauk - God decided he needed another shepherd and so on the morning of April 5, 2011 Kenneth Vollentine at the age of 71 passed away quickly doing what he loved, taking care of his standard bred horses with a couple of friends. He was born March 24, 1940 in Farmersville, IL the son of Woodrow and Ruby (Sanders) Vol ... View Obituary


Florence Garbe - 91
10/12/1919 - 3/25/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - - Florence Garbe, 91, of Somonauk, formerly of Aurora, IL, passed away Friday, March 25, 2011 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, IL. She was born October 12, 1919 in Aurora, IL, the daughter of Peter and Mary (Silagi) Pintye. She married Clinton “Bud” Garbe on February 9, 1946 in Aurora, IL ... View Obituary


Tina Elizabeth Carino - 22
8/10/1988 - 3/25/2011

Hanley-Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Earlville - Tina Elizabeth Carino, 22, of Earlville, IL passed away March 25, 2011in Minnesota. She was born August 10, 1988 in Elmhurst, IL the daughter of James and Traci (Donovan) Carino. She attended Earlville Schools and earned her High School diploma through home schooling a year early. Tina earned a degree ... View Obituary


Mary Ann E. Melchiori - 69
5/17/1941 - 3/23/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Plano- - Mary Ann Melchiori, 69, formerly Zahn, passed away peacefully on March 23, 2011 at Provena Mercy Medical Center in Aurora, IL, surrounded by her family, after a brief battle with cancer. She was born May 17, 1941 in Chicago, IL the daughter of Nick and Anna (Tropfenbaum) Zahn. Mary Ann was long time residen ... View Obituary


Natalie May Campos - 20
5/4/1990 - 3/22/2011

Somonauk, IL - Natalie May Campos, 20, of Sandwich, IL passed away, Tuesday, March 22, 2011 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich. She was born May 4, 1990 in Sandwich, IL, the daughter of Ignacio and Amparo (Rios) Campos. Natalie was a graduate of Sandwich High School, where she was a cheerleader for basketball, footb ... View Obituary


John J. "Jack" Reiss - 86
9/20/1924 - 3/20/2011

Somonauk, IL - John J. “Jack” Reiss, 86, of Sandwich, IL passed away Sunday, March 20, 2011 at Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich, IL. He was born September 20, 1924 in Aurora, IL, the son of Herbert and Julia (Franck) Reiss. He was a Veteran of the United States Army serving during WWII. He was united in marriage to ... View Obituary


Eleanor A. Froula - 83
3/4/1928 - 3/16/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home Somonauk - Eleanor A. Froula, 83, of Somonauk, IL, passed away Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at her residence in Lake Holiday. She was born March 4, 1928 in Chicago, IL, the daughter of Joseph and Wilma (Vayda) Szuch. She married Wilbur Froula on June 7, 1947 in Chicago, IL. Eleanor was a loving wife and mother always devot ... View Obituary


Elizabeth J. Ehrhart - 84
2/20/1927 - 3/14/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home - Somonauk - Elizabeth J. Ehrhart, 84, of Leland, IL passed away, Monday, March 14, 2011 at Kishwaukee Community Hospital in DeKalb. She was born February 20, 1927 in Oswego, IL, the daughter of Fred and Sarah (Wheeler) Claassen. She was a 1945 graduate of Oswego High School and married Alan Ehrhart on April 3, 1948 in Aurora, ... View Obituary


Frances (Fran) Goodwick - 75
9/29/1935 - 3/8/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home Somonauk - Frances (Fran) Goodwick, 75, of North Aurora, formerly of Leland, IL, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora. Fran was born in Leland on September 29, 1935 to Carmel and Ruth (Firkins) Suddeth. She attended high school in Rollo, IL and complet ... View Obituary


Jerry Gulledge - 72
5/14/1938 - 3/8/2011

Turner-Eighner Funeral Home Plano- - Jerry Gulledge, 72, of Plano, IL passed away at 11:10 am on Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at Rush Copley Hospital in Aurora. Jerry was born on May 14, 1938 in Danville, IL, the son of Ray and Elma (Persail) Gulledge. He married Nancy J. Prouty in Danville on September 29, 1957 and they were married for 52 years. Jerry ... View Obituary


Howard S. Lemke - 83
8/4/1926 - 9/21/2009

Sandwich, IL - Howard S. Lemke, 83, of Plano passed away Monday, September 21, 2009 at his residence. He was born August 4, 1926 in Ohio, IL, the son of Fred and Mae (Atkinson) Lemke. He married Clarabelle Englert on December 12, 1952 in Sandwich, IL. He was a lifetime farmer in the Sandwich and Plano area. He was a former mem ... View Obituary


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