Obituaries

Local obituaries.

Roger Lee “Duke” Pace

Roger Lee “Duke” Pace, 64, of Greenville, IL, died Monday, January 15, 2018, at Anderson Hospital, Maryville, IL. Roger was born June 14, 1953, to Elbert and Evelyn (nee Stack) Pace in Granite City, IL. He...

Joy Gili

Joy Gili of Carlyle, Illinois passed away on Sunday, January 14, with her loving daughter by her side. Joy was born on March 10, 1934 in Breese, Illinois. She was the daughter of...

Lanny F. Boyer

Lanny F. Boyer, 75, of Highland, IL died Friday, January 12, 2018 at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in O’Fallon, IL. Lanny was born February 12, 1942, to Harold and Bernice (nee Koch) Boyer, at St....

Leroy E. Clark

Leroy E. Clark, 75, of Highland, IL, died Wednesday, January 10, 2018, at Missouri Baptist Hospital, St. Louis, MO. Leroy was born Nov. 26, 1942, to Teddy and Elsia (Nee Blackford) Clark in Noble, IL....

Joyce A. Oravec

Joyce A. Oravec, age 78 of Highland, IL, died Thursday, January 11, 2018, at Evelyn's House in Creve Coeur , MO. She was born February 23, 1939, in Highland, IL, the daughter of Orville M....

Wilbur Wayne Berry

Wilbur Wayne Berry, age 95 of Mt. Vernon, passed away at his home on Wednesday, January 10, 2018. Mr. Berry was born on September 30, 1922, in Carterville, Illinois, to Wilbur “Bill” and Nell...

Marilyn K. Deibert

Marilyn K. Deibert, age 80 of Highland, IL, died Monday, January 8, 2018, at Saint Louis University Hospital in Saint Louis, MO. She was born on Sunday, May 23, 1937, in Grayville, IL, the daughter...

Edward “Ed” Henry Gaffner

Edward "Ed" Henry Gaffner, age 66 of Greenville, passed away early Monday morning, January 8, 2018 at his home north of Greenville. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Thursday, January 11, 2018 at the...

James P. Forrest

James P. Forrest, age 89 of Carlyle, passed away at Breese Nursing Home on Sunday, January 7, 2018. Mr. Forrest was born on August 8, 1927, in Xenia, Illinois, a daughter Louis...

Robert J. “Joey” Stephan

Robert J. “Joey” Stephan, age 53, of Belleville, IL, born on December 2, 1964 in East St. Louis, IL, died on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at his residence. Joey was a member of...