Obituaries

Local obituaries.

Arlene E. “Sis” Drda

Arlene E. "Sis" Drda, age 87 of Highland, IL, died Thursday, December 06, 2018, at Saint Joseph's Hospital in Highland, IL. She was born on Friday, February 27, 1931, in Summerfield, IL, the daughter of...

Virginia R. Bryk

Virginia R. Bryk, age 95 of Carlyle, passed away at Liberty Village in Maryville on Thursday, December 6, 2018. Mrs. Bryk was born on July 4, 1923, in Irishtown Township, a daughter of Menard,...

Tracy L. Hagler

Tracy L. Hagler, age 57 of Pocahontas, IL, died Thursday, December 06, 2018, at Highland Health Care Center in Highland, IL. He was born on Saturday, June 24, 1961, in Vandalia, IL, the son of...

Elinor M. Hall Stille

Elinor M. Hall Stille, age 86 of Highland, IL, died Wednesday, December 05, 2018, in rural Pocahontas, IL. She was born April 19, 1932, in Highland, IL, the daughter of John and Irene (nee Brown)...

Kenneth F. “Ken” Wagner

Kenneth F. "Ken" Wagner, age 69 of rural Pocahontas, IL, died Wednesday, December 05, 2018, at Saint Elizabeth Hospital in O Fallon, IL. He was born December 30, 1948, in Highland, IL, the son of...

William Henry Shaw “Scotty” MacDonough

William Henry Shaw “Scotty” MacDonough, age 90, of Panama, IL passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018 at his home. A memorial service will be held Saturday, December 8, 2018 at Redeemer Baptist Church in...

Frances L. Fansler

Frances L. Fansler, age 99 of Greenville, passed away at 4:00pm on Saturday, December 1, in Birmingham, Alabama, where she had been living for over two years to be near her daughter, Beverly Fansler...

Irene T. Schumacher

Irene T. Schumacher, nee Huelsmann, age 79, of Trenton, died Sunday, December 2, 2018 at her residence. She was born April 28, 1939 in Albers, a daughter of the late Cyril and Anna, nee Heimann,...

Robert R. “Bob” Frey

Robert R. "Bob" Frey, age 76 of Highland, IL, died Saturday, December 01, 2018, at Faith Countryside Homes/Faith Care Center in Highland, IL. He was born July 07, 1942, in Breese, IL, the son of...

Gloria Jean Schmitt

Gloria Jean Schmitt, age 68 of Springfield, IL, died Saturday, November 24, 2018, at her residence in Springfield, IL. She was born February 24, 1950, in Highland, IL, the daughter of Raymond and Beulah (nee...