Ria Dianne Kirk ~ Carbondale

Ria Dianne Kirk, 86, of Carbondale passed away December 25, 2021. Dianne had a kind and gentle manner and a spunky spirit, unashamed to offer a little sass along with laughter everywhere she went. She was an exceptional seamstress and…...

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Ferd “Dick” William Humphrey ~ Zeigler

Ferd “Dick” William Humphrey, 83, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Wednesday, December 23, 2021 at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale with his loving family by his side. Dick was born on April 14, 1938 in Carbondale to…...

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Bradley Allen Parker ~ Chester

Bradley Allen Parker, 32, passed away on December 22, 2021 at his residence of natural causes. He was born in Chester, Il on April 4, 1989 to Kimberly (Jungewaelter) Absher and the late Robert Parker. He was employed by Gilster…...

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Jane Garrison Spackman ~ Carbondale

Jane Garrison Spackman, 92, died peacefully Friday December 3, 2021 at Carbondale Memorial Hospital. Jane was born February 8, 1929 to Helen Riddle and Paul Remington Garrison. She was married June 10, 1950 to Robert Reeser Spackman, Jr. They were…...

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Kevin Lee Barnes ~ Zeigler

Kevin Lee Barnes, 58, passed away peacefully Friday December 3, 2021, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale. Kevin was born January 17, 1963, in Herrin, Illinois, the son of Jerry Lynn and Ophelia May (McNeal) Barnes. He is survived by his…...

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Jacqueline “Jackie” Sue Rodman ~ Elkville

Jacqueline “Jackie” Sue Rodman, 80, passed away Saturday, November 27, 2021 at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale with her family by her side. Jackie was born June 23, 1941 in New Madrid, Missouri the daughter of the late Woodrow Staffey and…...

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Doris “Dody” K. Adams ~ Carbondale

Doris “Dody” Adams, 97, passed away peacefully at her home with family present on November 20, 2021. She was a member of St. Francis Xavier Church. Doris was born September 6, 1924 in East St. Louis, IL, the daughter of…...

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Jean Anne Russell ~ Makanda

Jean Anne (Presutti) Russell, 85, passed away at Liberty Village on November 2, 2021. Jean was born September 27, 1936 in Wellsville, Ohio the daughter of the late Nicholas Joe Presutti and Jennie Ida Guliani. After graduating High School with…...

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Mary Stanford Johnson ~ Carbondale

Mary Stanford Johnson, 83, a resident of Carbondale, IL for five decades, passed away at 12:48 pm on October 28, 2021 at Parkway Manor in Marion, IL. Mary was born December 29, 1937 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, and became…...

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Jackie Lee Childers ~ Carbondale

Jackie Lee Childers, 72, passed away on October 24, 2021 at 11:12 pm at home with his family. He was the husband of Jane (Paluch) Childers. They shared 45 years together. Born at Holden Hospital in Carbondale, Illinois, he was…...

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William “Erik” Glasser ~ Murphysboro

William “Erik” Glasser departed our lives on Friday, October 22, 2021. Erik was proceeded in death by his father, William Lester “Bill” Glasser of Murphysboro and by his mother, Pamela Darlene Coffel of Mesa, Arizona, his maternal grandparents, and paternal…...

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Brenda Sue Maysey ~ Murphysboro

Brenda Sue Maysey, 67, passed away October 9, 2021 at 12:45 p.m. at her residence in Murphysboro surrounded by her loving family. Brenda was born October 17, 1953 in Murphysboro, Illinois to Arbon and JoAnne (Coleman) Powers. She was a…...

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Michelle Lynn Miller ~ West Frankfort

Michelle Lynn Miller,53, passed away peacefully Tuesday September 28, 2021 at Herrin Hospital with her family be her side. Michelle was born October 7, 1967 in Chicago Heights, Illinois the daughter of Richard and Elizabeth (Sobucki) Jarecki. Michelle is survived…...

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Cornelia Elizabeth VanBalen Goff ~ Carbondale

Cornelia Elizabeth VanBalen Goff, 102, died peacefully at home on Tuesday, September 21, 2021. She was born in Coraopolis, PA on February 21, 1919. Her parents Johannes “John” and Elizabeth “Lisa” (Weisman) VanBalen immigrated from Amsterdam, Holland, and she and…...

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Sharon Kay Grier – Marion, IL

Sharon Kay 80 of Marion, Illinois was born on March 3. 1941 and transitioned from this life on September 15, 2021 in Carbondale, Illinois after spending several years at Integrity Health Care of Marion, Illinois. Sharon Kay was born to…...

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David L. Blomeyer

David L. Blomeyer, 69, passed peacefully on September 12, 2021 at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale after a day with his daughter sitting beside him. Dave was born November 2, 1951, in Peoria, Illinois to Dean and Rosetta Blomeyer, who preceded…...

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James A. Walker ~ Murphysboro

James A. Walker Jr. (Jim or JJ), 68, passed away on September 11, 2021 at Carbondale Hospital after a short illness. James was born on October 15, 1952 to James and Betty (Jeralds) Walker in Herrin Hospital in Herrin, Illinois.…...

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Justin Daniel Jones – Carbondale

Justin Daniel Jones,34, passed peacefully at his residence August 6, 2021 in South Roxana, Illinois. Justin was born July 30, 1987 in Carbondale, Illinois to Danny Ray Jones and Sue Ellen Hazel. Justin loved his family and was so proud…...

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Glenn Elvis Wright ~ Carbondale

Glenn Elvis Wright, 87, of Carbondale, Illinois passed away Saturday July 31, 2021 at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale Elvis was born on December 5, 1933 in Carbondale, Illinois the son of the late Raymond and Carrie (McKinney) Wright. After graduating…...

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Charlotte A. Tellor ~ Pomona

Charlotte A. Tellor passed away July 24th 2021 in Pomona, IL surrounded by her loved ones at the age of 72 years. Charlotte was born in Moline Illinois, on May 6th, 1949 a daughter of the late Berna Lee and…...

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Judith Ann Batteau ~ Elkville

Judith Ann Batteau,79, passed away peacefully Wednesday July 21, 2021 at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale. Judy was born September 3, 1941 in Carbondale to the late Charles and Minerva (Duncan) Martin. Judy married Jack Jefferson Batteau. They shared over 50…...

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Shirley Miles Nack ~ Carbondale

Shirley Miles Nack ne Johnson passed peacefully July 11 surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Cape Girardeau MO February 22, 1937. She married Joseph L. Miles and moved to Southern IL in 1955 where she lived until…...

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Dr. Alan Hyun-Oak Kim

Dr. Alan Hyun-Oak Kim, a retired Southern Illinois University professor of Japanese and Korean language and linguistics, died at the age of 88 at midday on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 in Carbondale, Illinois. He was preceded in death by his…...

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Leslie Marvin Gee ~ Marion

Leslie Marvin Gee passed away peacefully Sunday May 30th, 2021, at Heartland Regional Hospital in Marion, Illinois. Leslie was born December 31, 1948, in Carbondale, Illinois the son of the late Williard Marvin and Eddith Lee (Osmon) Gee. Leslie is…...

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Jack W. Long ~ Carbondale

Jack W. Long, age 95, died Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at Manor Court, Liberty Village of Carbondale. Jack is survived by his wife, Bonnie, three children; Phillis Steinbach of Cleveland, Ohio, Connie Mohan of Stow, Ohio, Keith Huffman (wife Peggi)…...

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Valerie Kondzella Theisen

Valerie Kondzella Theisen died peacefully on May 15, 2021 in the home of her sister and brother-in-law, Kate and Jim Renshaw. Val was born on December 30, 1955 in New Shrewsbury, New Jersey, to Michael A. and Barbara E. (Dalrymple)…...

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Richard Allen Bryant Sr. ~ Murphysboro

Richard Allen Bryant passed away Saturday May 8, 2021,peacefully at his residence. Richard was born April 6, 1970, in Herrin, Illinois the son of the late Dr. Tracy L. and Marsha G. (McElroy) Bryant. Richard loved hunting, fishing, working on…...

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Katherine Anna Raila – Carbondale

Katherine Anna Raila, 31, of Carbondale, Illinois, died on Wednesday April 28, 2021 at home. She was born on August 14, 1989 at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale, Illinois. She was an adventurous spirit with a kind and caring heart. She…...

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Lola Joy Wilkening

Lola Joy Wilkening (Pekoc), age 68, passed away in the comfort of her home on Monday, March 22, 2021, following an unexpected diagnosis of High Grade B Cell Lymphoma. Lola was born to John & Zada (Coffman) Pekoc in Sandwich,…...

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Nobia Helen Sisson Youngblood ~ Savannah Tennessee

Mrs. Nobia Helen Sisson Youngblood 93, originally of Savannah Tn, passed away Monday March 15 in Desoto IL at her daughters’ residence. She was 25-year employee of Brown Shoe Company. Helen was born in Noland, Ark on Dec 1,1927 to…...

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