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Thomas W. Riesterer - 79

10/3/1937 - 9/17/2017

of Edinburg, Texas

     Thomas W. Riesterer, 79, of Edinburg, Texas passed away Sunday, September 17, 2017, at Senior Care in Edinburg, Texas. He was born October 3, 1937 in Chicago, IL, the son of Elmer & Agnes Riesterer. Thomas retired from Forum, after 40 plus years of service, he enjoyed fishing, and ...

Leslie G. "Les" Sunnen - 74

3/8/1943 - 9/18/2017

Sandwich, IL

     Leslie G. Sunnen, 74, of Sandwich, IL passed away Monday, September 18, 2017 at Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora, IL. He was born March 8, 1943 in Streator, IL, the son of George and Mildred (Mead) Sunnen. He married Nancy M. Yeates on November 19, 1966 in Goodrich, IL. ...

Alvirda J. Neely - 80

12/21/1936 - 9/17/2017

Earlville, IL

     Alvirda J. Neely, 80, of Earlville, Illinois passed away Sunday, September 17, 2017 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, IL. She was born December 21, 1936 in Chicago, IL the daughter of John D. and Winifred J. (Crowe) Trappe. She married Donald Ray Neely on July 2, 1955 ...

Eugene "Gene" L. Sheeley - 79

7/11/1938 - 9/16/2017

of yorkville, Illinois

     Eugene ”Gene” L. Sheeley, 79, of Yorkville, Illinois passed away Saturday, September 16, 2017. He was born July 11, 1938, in Quincy, IL the son of Elmer E. and Ethel L. (Bangert) Sheeley. He married Carol L. Blake on May 1, 1966, in Yorkville, IL. Gene served in the ...

Misty Lyn Heath - 48

5/2/1969 - 9/10/2017

Leland, Illinois

     Misty Lyn Heath, 48, of Leland, IL passed away Sunday, September 10, 2017 at her home surrounded by her loving family after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born May 2, 1969 in Aurora, IL the daughter of Dennis Ray and Brenda C. (Brewer) Craddock. She married Danny ...

Jason Andrew Salisbury - 41

1/10/1976 - 9/7/2017

Chicago, IL

     Jason Salisbury, 41, of Chicago, formerly of Sandwich, passed away Thursday, September 7, 2017 at the University of Chicago Hospital, after complications from a recent stroke. He was born January 10, 1976 in Rockford, IL, the son of Roy and Christine (Hood) Wahlgren. Jason graduated from Sandwich High School ...

Jack J. Riffell - 95

9/4/1922 - 9/7/2017

Somonauk, IL

     Jack J. Riffell, 95, of Somonauk, Illinois formerly of Aurora and Waterman, IL passed away Thursday, September 7, 2017 at Prairie Crossing Living and Rehabilitation Center in Shabbona, IL. He was born September 4, 1922 in Tipp City, Ohio, the son of Charles and Laura Bell (Smith) Riffell. Jack ...

Larry E. Davis - 72

2/10/1945 - 8/26/2017

of Baker, Illinois

     Larry E. Davis, 72, of Baker, Illinois passed away Saturday, August 26, 2017 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on February 10, 1945 in East Peoria, IL the son of Delbert and L. Martha (Camden) Davis. He married Judith Sebby on January 18, 1969 ...

John H. "Swanie" Swanson - 81

3/31/1936 - 8/25/2017

of Sandwich, Illinois

     John H. “Swanie” Swanson, 81, of Sandwich, IL passed away, Friday, August 25, 2017 at Valley West Hospital in Sandwich. He was born March 31, 1936 in Sandwich, IL the son of John and Harriett (Thompson) Swanson. He married Beth M. Denault on November 26, 1977 in Plano, IL. ...

Evelyn E. Spengler - 102

10/12/1914 - 8/16/2017

Leland, IL

     Evelyn E. Spengler, 102, of Leland passed away Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. She was born October 12, 1914, the daughter of Rueben and Carolyn (Martin) Jacobson. She married Myron C. Spengler on June 26, 1935 in Chicago, IL. Evelyn was a member ...

Chase Dustin Hires - 31

9/18/1985 - 8/13/2017

Chicago, IL

     Chase Dustin Hires, 31, of Chicago, IL passed away Sunday, August 13, 2017 in Chicago. He was born September 18, 1985 in Overland Park, KS, the son of Roger Hires and Kay (Hires) Bronson. Chase was an avid Kansas Jayhawk fan. He loved music, artwork, golf, traveling and taking ...

Verian Mall Cassell - 87

5/27/1930 - 8/8/2017

of Sandwich, Illinois

     Verian Mall Cassell, 87, of Sandwich, IL., passed away Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, at the Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. Daughter of the late Louis Mall and Ella Whitney, she was born on May 27, 1930, in Sandwich, IL. She married William E. Cassell Sr. on April 11, ...

Jean Louise Fanning - 87

7/3/1930 - 8/5/2017

Of Earlville, IL

     Jean Louise Fanning, 87, of Earlville, IL formerly of Sandwich, passed away Saturday, August 5, 2017 in Sandwich Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Sandwich, IL. She was born July 3, 1930 in Sandwich, IL the daughter of Ingval “Swede” and Clara (Miller) Thorson. She married Robert James Fanning ...

Evelyn Joyce Martner - 74

11/24/1942 - 8/1/2017

of Sandwich, Illinois

     Evelyn J. Martner, 74, of Sandwich, IL passed away Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at Seasons Hospice in Naperville, IL. She was born November 24, 1942 in Campbellsville, KY the daughter of Arthur and Delma (Walker) Lee. She married J. Douglas Martner on June 24, 1972 in Plano, IL. Evelyn ...

Joyce L. Smith - 58

11/15/1958 - 7/30/2017

Baraboo, Wisconsin

     Joyce L. Smith, 58, of Baraboo, Wisconsin passed away Sunday, July 30, 2017 in her home. She was born November 15, 1958 in Mendota, IL, the daughter of Boyd and Evelyn (Jacobs) Smith. She grew up in Earlville, attended Earlville Schools and graduated in the class of 1976. She ...

Marilyn K. Smith - 94

4/16/1923 - 8/1/2017

Plano, IL

     Marilyn K. Smith, 94, of Plano passed away Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at Season’s Hospice in Naperville. She was born April 16, 1923 in Morris, IL., the daughter of Nobel and Pearl (Knowles) Steele. She married Henry J. Smith on June 11, 1944 in Stark, FL. She was a ...

Waltraut Ruth White - 92

8/19/1924 - 7/28/2017

Sandwich, IL

     Waltraut Ruth White, 92, of Sandwich passed away Friday, July 28, 2017 at her home. She was born August 19, 1924 in Erfurt, Germany, the daughter of Alfred and Anna Giza. She married Lawrence White in Joliet, IL.      She is survived by three step sons, Randy (Marilyn) White ...

Jacqueline Ann "Jackie" Marvick - 90

10/13/1926 - 7/24/2017

Leland, IL

     Jacqueline Ann “Jackie” Marvick, 90, a long-time resident of Leland, passed away Monday, July 24, 2017 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, IL. Jackie was born October 13, 1926 in Geneva, IL, the daughter of James and Mabel Edwards. She married Henry Marvick on August 25, 1948 at ...

Marilyn J. Langhart - 92

3/18/1925 - 7/24/2017

Plano, IL

     Marilyn Langhart, 92, of Plano, IL passed away Monday, July 24, 2017 at Season’s Hospice in Naperville, IL. She was born March 18, 1925 in Aurora, IL, the daughter of Louis Nicholas and Helen Julia (Huber) Hoffman. She married Junior Langhart on October 1, 1949 in Aurora, IL. Marilyn ...

Earl Junior "Mike" Mills - 90

7/1/1927 - 7/23/2017

of Earlville, IL

     Earl J. “Mike” Mills, 90, of Earlville, IL passed away, Sunday, July 23, 2017 in Rivershores Health Care Center in Marseilles, IL. He was born July 1, 1927 in Pekin, IL the son of William Earl and Mable (King) Mills. He married Betty Lou Johnstone on October 4, 1952 ...