Obituaries

Local obituaries.

Donald R. “Don” Dolly

Donald R. “Don” Dolly, 66, of Vandalia, passed away at 6:32 pm on August 19, 2017 at home, surrounded by his loving family, after a valiant and courageous 6 year battle with a rare...

Michael G. Mangum

Michael G. Mangum, age 56 of Edwardsville, IL, died Saturday, August 19, 2017, at University Nursing & Rehab Center in Edwardsville, IL. He was born on Wednesday, December 07, 1960, in Highland, IL, the son...

Virginia G. “Ginny” Winkeler

Virginia G. “Ginny” Winkeler, age 85, of Beckemeyer, died Thursday, August 17, 2017 at Aviston Countryside Manor. Mrs. Winkeler was born October 21, 1931 in Beckemeyer to the late Herman and Helen, nee Lammers,...

Mike C. Hilmes

Mike C. Hilmes, age 64, of Breese, died Wednesday August 16, 2017 in Laurens, SC. He was born August 19, 1952 in Breese to Arlene, nee Von Alst, Hilmes of Carlyle and the late...

Willard J. “Doc” Johnson

Willard J. “Doc” Johnson, age 91 of Highland, IL formerly of New Douglas, IL passed away on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Highland, IL. He was born on Monday, March 29,...

Patricia A. Neumann

Patricia A. Neumann, age 92, of Greenville passed away, Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at Helia Health Care. Private Family Graveside services will be held at Montrose Cemetery. Friends are invited to...

Mark B. Moss

Mark B. Moss, age 55, of Trenton, died Monday, August 14, 2017 at his home surrounded by his wife and children. He was born January 13, 1962 in Breese to the late Leander “Ben”...

Dr. Kenneth G. Selke

Dr. Kenneth G. Selke passed away August 11, 2017. Ken was the beloved husband of Dr. Anita Chacko and the devoted father of Zach, Deeya, and Jedediah; dear brother of Ron (Jana) and Sharolyn;...

Amanda M. Henrichs

Amanda M. Henrichs, age 87, of Breese, born October 22, 1929 in Germantown, a daughter of the late Frank and Josephine, nee Frerker, Duing, died Monday, August 14, 2017 at Breese Nursing Home. In...

John A. Wesselmann

John A. Wesselmann, age 68 of Highland, IL, died Monday, August 14, 2017, at Saint Joseph's Hospital, Breese, IL. He was born on Wednesday, October 27, 1948, in St. Rose, IL, the son of Frank...