He was born December 7, 1920 in Hammond, Ind. the son of Andrew and Elizabeth Martin Madura.
Billy J. James won his battle with dementia and went home to be with his Lord and Savior on January 27, 2014. He passed away at the Marigold Nursing Home in Galesburg, Illinois.
Virginia “Ginny” Westfall, 88, of Little Swan Lake, Avon, passed away January 25, 2014 at the Care Center of Abingdon. Ginny was the devoted and loving wife of Curtis. She wore his service parachute as her wedding gown when they married in 1945.
Mr. Buell Otto Mack, age 88 of Galesburg and formerly of Berwick, died at 3:33 p.m. Saturday, January 25, 2014 at Seminary Manor in Galesburg.
He was born on February 14, 1925 in Maynard, Ark, the son of Aaron and Ollie Fowler Mack.
Mr. Darin L. Wilson, 45, of East Galesburg, Ill. died at 11:19 PM Saturday, January 25, 2014 in Galesburg Cottage Hospital.
He was born on February 18, 1968 to Earl A. and Dorothy G. Mims Wilson.
Eva P. Bennett, age 71 passed away January 24, 2014 at Galesburg Cottage Hospital, Galesburg, Illinois.
She was born November 23, 1942 in Galesburg, Illinois. She was preceded in death by her father, Curtis Wayne Bennett, her mother and step-father, Helen and William “Bill” Derby, a grandson, T.J. Racine and her former husband, Larry Biggiam.
Mary Marcia Craig, age 89 of Wataga, Illinois died at 9:00 A.M. on Friday, January 24, 2014 at her residence in Wataga, Illinois.
She was born on January 10, 1925 in Pinehurst, North Carolina the daughter of Beryl and Mary Lyons Wood.
Clara M. Singleton, 89, of Monmouth died 5:30 A.M. Sunday, December 29, 2013 at the Monmouth Nursing Home, Monmouth.
She was born October 23, 1924 in Hillview, Illinois the daughter of Arthur and Edith (Stark) Fry. She was reared and educated in Little York, Illinois.
Clara married Herbert Singleton in Monmouth, Illinois on September 17, 1947 and he preceded her in death on March 29, 1987.