Obituaries

Local obituaries.

Janice Kay Paine Perkins

Janice Kay Paine Perkins, age 75 of Smithboro, Illinois, passed away early Tuesday morning, July 25, 2017 at Carlyle Healthcare in Carlyle, Illinois. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, August 5, 2017 at...

Milburn B. “Mip” Kehrer

Milburn B. “Mip” Kehrer, age 76, of New Baden, born January 17, 1941 in Belleville, a son of the late Cyril and Henrietta, nee Gausepohl, Kehrer, died Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at his home. ...

James Joseph “Jim” Todd, Jr.

James Joseph "Jim" Todd, Jr., age 70, formerly of Greenville, passed away peacefully and surrounded by family in his home in Gravette, Arkansas on July 31, 2017. Jim was born to Ellen and James Joseph...

Rev. John H. P. Klueter

Rev. John H. P. Klueter, age 87 of Highland, IL, died Sunday, July 30, 2017, at Deceased's Residence in Highland, IL. He was born on Sunday, October 27, 1929, in Edwardsville, IL, the son of...

Bettie J. Head

Bettie J. Head, age 81 of Highland, IL, died Saturday, July 29, 2017, at Anderson Hospital in Maryville, IL. She was born on Monday, July 20, 1936, in Hamel, IL, the daughter of August and...

James E. Miller

James E. Miller, age 88, of rural Mulberry Grove, IL passed away Saturday, July 29, 2017 at his home. A memorial service will be held Thursday, August 3, 2017 at 2 PM at...

Helmer Jack Frandsen Sr.

Helmer Jack Frandsen Sr. , age 89 of Alhambra, IL, died Friday, July 28, 2017, at his residence. He was born December 13, 1927, in Windsor, IL, the son of Frank and Letha (nee Wade)...

Kerry A. Harnetiaux

Kerry A. Harnetiaux, age 64 of Smithboro, passed away at his home Thursday, July 27, 2017. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at the Donnell - Wiegand Funeral Home in...

Elmer Leo Houchlei

Elmer Leo Houchlei, 80, of Sorento, IL, passed away at 12:20 p.m. on Friday, July 28, 2017 at HSHS Holy Family Hospital in Greenville, IL. Elmer was born November 4, 1936 in Edwardsville, IL, the...

William B. “Bill” Taylor, III

William B. "Bill" Taylor, III, age 62 of Trenton, IL, died Wednesday, July 26, 2017, at Memorial Hospital East in Shiloh, IL. He was born on Friday, October 22, 1954, in Granite City, IL, the...