Tina M. Shannon, 43, of New Windsor, Illinois, died Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
Audrey Estelle Sherman, age 90 of Abingdon, died at 2:00 am Monday, February 3, 2014 at the home of her son Mark, surrounded by her loving sons and their wives.
Mr. Lewis Chaplin III, 66, of Galesburg died at 11:30 pm Saturday February 1, 2014 in Galesburg Terrace Nursing Home.
Doris L. Martin Ebbing, 83, of Osage Beach, Mo., formerly of Galesburg, Ill., died 6:00 p.m. Friday, January 31, 2014 at her home.
Robert W. “Bob” Danforth, Jr., 66, of Galesburg, died at 10:17 a.m. Friday, January 31, 2014 at home.
He was born February 8, 1947 in Morrison, Ill., the son of Robert W. Sr. and Anna B. (Harris) Danforth.
Loretta L. Drasites, 94, of 477 Mockingbird Trail, Little Swan Lake, Avon, Ill. died at 9:24 a.m. Friday, January 31, 2014 at her home.
She was born on December 21, 1919 in Hooper, Neb. to Emil and Fredericke Meller Rink. She married Roy R. Drasites on September 26, 1943 in the Quad Cities, Ill.
John R. Thurman, age 75 of Hermon, died at 4:06 pm Thursday, January 30, 2014 at his home surrounded by his loving family.
He was born on July 20, 1938 in Avon, the son of Theodore “Ted” “Tobe” and Jennie P. (Hoadley) Thurman. He married Connie McGrew. They later divorced. He then married Diane L. Weathers on May 18, 1974 in Abingdon.
Hugh “Phil” F. Poulson, 78, of Oquawka, IL died at 4:30 A.M. Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at his home.
Phil was born August 7, 1935 in Kelly Township, Warren Co. IL. the son of George WC and Minnie (Brown) Poulson. He was raised and educated in rural Cameron, IL.
Teddy A. Kennelly, age 90, of Knoxville, Illinois died at 2:04 A.M. on Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at his home in Knoxville, Illinois.
He was born on April 12, 1923 in Maquon, Illinois the son of Joseph A. and F. Mae Simkins Kennelly. He attended and graduated from Maquon High School in 1940. He served in the United States Army Air Corp,
John C. Thompson, 78, of Galesburg, died at 10:22 p.m. Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at Marigold Health Care Center.
He was born March 25, 1935 in Monmouth, Ill. the son of Harry C. and Nellie Kathryn (Simpson) Thompson. He married Helen E. Killeen on September 7, 1963 in Galesburg. She preceded him in death on August 10, 1998.