Obituaries

Local obituaries.

Alice Hoover

Alice Hoover, age 74, of Vandalia, IL, passed away at 11:39 a.m. Friday, March 30, 2018 at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. She was born January 11, 1944, the daughter of the late...

Georgia M. Mullen

Georgia M. (Christner) Mullen, age 95 of Greenville, passed away surrounded by her children at 9:27 a.m. Sunday, April 8, 2018 at Ruth's House Memory Care Center, Edwardsville, Illinois. Funeral services will be held...

Nancy C. Piper

Nancy C. Piper, age 86 of Highland, IL, died Saturday, April 07, 2018, at Deceased's Residence in Highland, IL. She was born on Friday, September 25, 1931, in Terre Haute, IN, the daughter of William...

Gary E. Galliher

Gary E. Galliher, age 78 of Highland, IL, died Sunday, April 08, 2018, at his residence in Highland, IL. He was born on January 08, 1940, in Alton, IL, the son of Floyd and Marie...

Beatrice B. Halford

Beatrice B. Halford, age 98 of Edwardsville, IL, died Saturday, April 07, 2018, at Evelyn's House in Creve Coeur, MO. She was born January 30, 1920, in Highland, IL, the daughter of Edward W. and...

Alvin Joseph “Chief Al” Gebke

Alvin Joseph “Chief Al” Gebke, 85, of Breese, died Sunday, April 8, 2018 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Breese. He was born November 9, 1932 in Bartelso, a son of the late Mary E., nee...

Verna K. Abert

Verna K. (nee Korsmeyer) Abert, 91, of Highland, IL, died Friday, April 6, 2018, at Anderson Hospital, Maryville, IL, surrounded by her family. Verna was born December 1, 1926, to August and Lydia (nee Schuerman)...

Brendon T. O’Connell

Brendon T. O'Connell, age 24 of Highland, IL, died Wednesday, April 04, 2018, in Highland, IL. He was born on Saturday, February 19, 1994, in Breese, IL, the son of Gary Fox and Elizabeth O'Connell. He...

Harold L. Schubert

Harold L. Schubert, age 91 of Carlyle, passed away at the Carlyle Healthcare Center on Thursday, April 5, 2018. Mr. Schubert was born in Bond County, Illinois on January 22, 1927, a...

Marianne (Mimi) P. Vonnahme

Marianne (Mimi) P. Vonnahme, age 91 of Carlyle, passed away at her home on Wednesday, April 4, 2018. Mrs. Vonnahme was born in East St. Louis, Illinois on April 20, 1926, a...