Obituaries

Local obituaries.

Robert J. Oravec

Robert J. Oravec, age 83 of Highland, IL, died Sunday, October 14, 2018, at Saint Elizabeth Hospital in O Fallon, IL. He was born October 21, 1934, in Fairmont City, IL, the son of John...

Russell L. “Russ” Rendleman

Russell L. “Russ” Rendleman, age 87, of Trenton, entered eternal rest on Sunday, October 14, 2018 at Anderson Hospital in Maryville. He was born August 31, 1931 in Carbondale, a son of the late...

Esther C. Uphoff

Esther C. Uphoff, nee Hellmann, age 98 of Bedford, TX, died Friday, October 12, 2018, at her residence. She was born on Sunday, December 14, 1919, in Hamel, IL, the daughter of Adolph and...

Lora Jane Kirk

Lora Jane (Ward) Kirk, 62, of Litchfield, IL, passed away at 11:27 a.m. on Friday, October 12, 2018 at Heritage Health: Therapy & Senior Care in Litchfield, IL. Lora was born October 13, 1955 in...

Joyce Schmitt

Joyce Schmitt, age 77, of Trenton, died Sunday, October 14, 2018 at Clinton Manor Living Center in New Baden. She was born February 15, 1941 in Caseyville, a daughter of the late Raymond and Lucille,...

Gary V. Huels

Gary V. Huels, age 44 of rural Carlyle, passed away at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Breese on Saturday, October 13, 2018. Mr. Huels was born on October 2, 1974, in Breese, Illinois, a son of...

Harold J. Johnston

Harold J. Johnston, age 90 of Saint Louis, MO, died Friday, October 12, 2018, at Highland Health Care Center in Highland, IL. He was born on Sunday, January 01, 1928, in Saint Louis, MO, the...

Carlene Louise Cruthis

Carlene Louise Cruthis, 82, of Sorento, IL, passed away at 8:50 a.m. on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at HSHS St. John’s Hospital in Springfield, IL. Carlene was born February 28, 1936 in Wood River, IL,...

Cleta Gan

Cleta Gan, age 87 of Greenville, passed away 4:17 a.m. Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at Carlyle Healthcare in Carlyle, Illinois. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at the Donnell -...

Marian M. Ambuehl

Marian M. Ambuehl, age 94, of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma died on Sunday, July 29, 2018 at the Autumn Leaves of Southwest Oklahoma City, Oklahoma City, OK. Mrs. Ambuehl was born on April 16, 1924 at...