Obituaries

Local obituaries.

Wilma L. Collins

Wilma L. Collins, age 78 of Carlyle, passed away at St. Mary’s Hospital in Centralia on Saturday, April 15, 2017. Mrs. Collins was born on March 9, 1939, in Senath, Missouri, a...

Sylvia Sandifer Pierce

Sylvia Sandifer Pierce, age 86 of Greenville, passed away 12:45 a.m. Friday, April 14, 2017 at her home in Greenville surrounded by her family. Visitation will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 18, 2017...

Barbara L. Biederwolf

Barbara L. Biederwolf, age 78 of Pierron, IL, died Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at Saint Joseph's Hospital in Highland, IL. She was born on Thursday, April 14, 1938, in Riddlesburg, PA, the daughter of Chester...

William Clem Anthony II

William Clem Anthony II, age 95 of Greenville, passed away Wednesday evening, April 12, 2017 at the Veteran's Home in Quincy, Illinois. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Monday, April 17, 2017 at the...

Jack Koch

Jack Koch, age 65 of Centralia, born June 24, 1951 in Breese, a son of Loretta, nee Steinmann, Koch of Breese and the late Wilbert Koch, died Sunday, April 9, 2017 at St. Mary’s...

Dale J. Essenpreis

Dale J. Essenpreis, age 65 of Breese, born March 12, 1952 in Breese, a son of the late Jim and Dot, nee Rolfingsmeyer, Essenpreis, died Sunday, April 9, 2017 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St....

Lester E. White, Sr.

Lester E. White, Sr., 71 of Carlyle, passed away at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Belleville on Sunday, April 9, 2017. Mr. White was born in St. Louis on May 3, 1945, a...

Dolores E. Schneider

Dolores E. Schneider, nee Holthaus, age 78 of Beckemeyer, born April 13, 1938 in Beckemeyer, a daughter of the late Joseph and Janina, nee Tyl, Holthaus, died Saturday, April 8, 2017 at St. Joseph’s...

Jeanne M. Aarns

Jeanne M. Aarns, age 52 of Trenton, born February 13, 1965 in Breese, a daughter of the late Andrew and Lorraine, nee Seiffert, Aarns, died Saturday, April 8, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in...

Bill Gum

Bill Gum, age 81 of Edwardsville, passes away on Friday, April 7, 2017, at Anderson Hospital in Maryville. Mr. Gum was born on September 5, 1935, in Keyesport, Illinois, a son of...