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home : deaths : death notices August 24, 2016


WEEK OF AUGUST 22, 2016
Judith Pritts

Judith Ann Pritts, 77, of Robinson, Ill., died at 10:32 a.m. on August 20, 2016, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.

A time of visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 23, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 24, at the funeral home, with Pastor Shane Bopp officiating the service. Burial will follow in the Robinson New Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Shriner's

Hospital for Children, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Roy Daniels

Roy Gene Daniels, 75, Robinson, died at 8:45 a.m. (EST) on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, at Regional Hospital, Terre Haute, Ind.

It was Roy's wishes to be cremated with no formal services. The Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson is in charge of arrangements.



James Follis

James D. "Jim" Follis,85, formerly of Mt. Pulaski, Ill., and Springfield, Ill., passed away at his home in Oblong, Ill., surrounded by his loving family at 3:20 p.m. on August 17, 2016.

Services for Jim will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 23, 2016, at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Mt. Pulaski, Ill., with Mark Weber officiating. Visitation will be two hours prior to service also at funeral home. Burial at Steenbergen Cemetery will the follow the service. Memorials may be made in Jim's name to Heir Christian Service Camp.



Maxine Blair

Maxine Blair, 97, of rural Newton, died at 10:55 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, at Richland Memorial Hospital, Olney.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, at the Meyer Funeral Home, Newton, with Mark Haskett officiating. Burial will be in the Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery, Newton. Visitation will be held 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, at the funeral home. In loving memory of Maxine, memorials may be made to the Grace United Methodist Church 203 S. Lafayette Street Newton, Illinois 62448. The obituary can be viewed and condolences left at www.meyerfh.com.



Edith Croft

Edith Alberta (Cox) Croft, 87, Greenup, died at 8:15 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016, at Cumberland Rehab and Health Care in Greenup.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, at Christ the King Catholic Church in Greenup. Burial will be in the Greenup Cemetery. Visitation will be held 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26, at the Meyer Funeral Home - Bishop Chapel in Greenup. Memorials may be made to Christ the King Catholic Church Greenup, Illinois 62428.



Jerry Pittman

Jerry Woodrow Pittman, 83, Newton, died at 5:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 15, 2016, at HSHS St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital, Effingham.

Private family services were held. Memorials may be made to the Jasper Post 20 American Legion - Christmas fund for Veterans and mailed to: 108 East Jourdan Street Newton, Illinois 62448. Arrangements are under the care of the Meyer Funeral Home, Newton.



Dan Cotter

Dan Howard Cotter passed away peacefully in his home with his family on August 18.

The family will hold a private service in Maryland, and plans to have a public memorial service in Illinois at a later point. In lieu of flowers, we request donations be made to the Livingston County Humane Society in Dan's honor.



Patricia Hall

Patricia "Pat" Hall, 77, Robinson, died at 10:25 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016, at Heritage Health,Robinson.

Visitation will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 24, at the Goodwine Funeral Home, Palestine. A twilight service will follow, and will be held at 6 p.m. at the funeral home with Celebrant Curt Goodwine officiating the service. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 25 at the South Fork Cemetery, rural Halls, Tenn. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, with envelopes available at the funeral home.



Sharon Craig

Sharon K. Sackrider Craig, 66, of Owensboro, Ky., left in the arms of Jesus, surrounded by family and friends, Wednesday, August 17, 2016, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville.

The funeral service was Sunday, August 21 at Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory. Pastor Myke Templeton will officiated. Burial was at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Sorgho.

Memorial contributions may be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children 1900 Richmond Rd. Lexington, KY 40502-1204.

Condolences may be offered online at www.glennfuneralhome.com.

Monday, August 22, 2016

WEEK OF AUGUST 15, 2016
Clarence Remlinger

Clarence W. Remlinger, age 88, of Lawrenceville, IL, formerly of Robinson, Ill., died Thursday, August 11, 2016, at 3:50 p.m., at Good Samaritan Hospital, Vincennes, Ind., following many months of failing health.

The Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, August 17, 2016, at 10:30, at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Ill., with visitation Tuesday, August 16, 2016, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Ill. Burial will be in the Greenup City Cemetery, Greenup, Ill., with Military Graveside Rites.

Memorial donations may be made to the Crawford County Humane Society, 911 E. Wilkin Street, Robinson, IL 62454.

On-line condolences at www.pulliamfuneralhomes.com.



Joseph Crowley

Joseph Burns Crowley III, 86, of Findlay, Ohio, passed away Thursday, August 11,2016 at Bridge Hospice Care Center.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 17, 2016, at First Presbyterian Church, 2330 S. Main Street, Findlay, OH 45840 with Rev. Cynthia Holder-Rich officiating. Interment will be in the church columbarium. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to First Presbyterian Church and online condolences may be sent via coldrencrates.com.



Sean Shamhart

Sean Harrison Shamhart, 28, Newton, died at 11:47 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016, at HSHS St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham, after being struck by a car.

Funeral services will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 15, at the Meyer Funeral Home, Newton. Burial will be in the Bailey Cemetery near Latona. Visitation will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 15, at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Macie Nicole Education Fund.



Virginia White

Virginia Ellen White, 87, of Robinson, Ill., formerly of Palestine, Ill., died at 2:38 p.m. (EST) on Monday, August 15, 2016 at Union Hospital in Terre Haute, Ind.

A time of visitation will be held from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 18, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Palestine. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, August 19, at the funeral home with Pastor Tim Watson officiating the service. Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Chase Montgomery Cystic Fibrosis Fund. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Jean Snyder

Jean Snyder age 91, of Glen Ellyn since 2008, and formerly of Milwaukee Wis., passed away on August 15, 2016.

Visitation for Jean will be Saturday, August 20 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Leonard Memorial Funeral Home (630-469-0032), 565 Duane St. Glen Ellyn. Interment will follow at Wheaton Cemetery in Wheaton, Ill. For more information see www.leonardmemorialhome.com.



Donald Poindexter

Donald Lee Poindexter Sr., 81, Lexington, S. C. died on Saturday, July 23.

A memorial service and celebration of life will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, at the First Baptist Church, Oblong. Burial will be in the Oblong Cemetery at 11 a.m. with full military rites. The family request that in lieu of flowers, donation be given to the First Baptist Church, Oblong. There will be dinner following services at the church.



James Williams

James E. Williams, 71, Newton, and formerly of Rosiclare, and Carterville, died at 10:53 p.m. Monday, Aug. 15, 2016, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.

Masonic services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, at the Meyer Funeral Home, Newton, with funeral services to follow immediately after with Lucas O'Dell and Brad Snowden officiating. Burial will be in the Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery, Newton. Visitation will be held held hours before the service. Memorials may be made to the Jasper County Cancer Fund P.O. Box 333 Newton, Illinois 62448.



Marilyn Koester

Marilyn Ruth (Lewis) Koester, 80, Dieterich, died at 7:48 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016, at Lakeland Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Effingham.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, at the Meyer Funeral Home, Dieterich, with Pastor Jason Rensner officiating. Burial will be in the Dieterich Village Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 19, at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Grace Lutheran Church Dieterich, Illinois 62424.



Bruce Cramer

Bruce Eugene Cramer, age 83, of Yale, IL passed away at 10:24 a.m. on Tuesday, August 16, 2016 at his home.

Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. on Saturday, August 20, 2016, at New Hope Cumberland Presbyterian Church with Pastor Tom Marsh and Pastor Chris Parr officiating. Burial will follow in the Hickory Cemetery, rural Yale, Ill., with graveside military rites by the Casey VFW, Hazel Dell American Legion and the Martinsville American Legion. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday evening at New Hope Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 20975 E. 2100th Ave., Yale, IL.

Memorial donations may be made to the Church of the donor's choice. .

To view the full obituary, send a condolence message, light a candle or post photos, visit www.markwellfuneralhome.com. Markwell Funeral Home, Casey, Ill., is in charge of the arrangements.



James Wright

James E. "Jim Ed" Wright, 83, Newton, died at 12:56 a.m Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.

Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 22, at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church, Newton, with Fr. Dean Probst. Burial will in the St. Joseph Cemetery, Olney, with full military rites. Visitation will held 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, at the Meyer Funeral Home, Newton, and a half hour before the service at the church. Memorials may be made to the Jasper County Cancer Fund P.O. Box 333 Newton, Illinois 62448.




Monday, August 15, 2016

WEEK OF AUGUST 8, 2016
Charles Tarr

Charles V. "Chuck" Tarr, 67, Newton, died at 8:06 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016, at HSHS St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 8, at the Meyer Funeral Home in Newton. Burial will be in the Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery, Newton. Memorials may be made to the Jasper County Schools, St. Thomas School or the Jasper County Boy's and Girl's ball park.



Carol Boker

Carol Jean Boker, 78, died Monday August 1, 2016 in Columbus, Ohio.

A celebration of life will be held September 10, at Hendersonville First Baptist Church from 1 to 4 p.m.

Cards of condolences can be mailed to: Joe Boker, 1110 Windsor Park Ln., Hendersonville, TN. 37075. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to: Kobacker (Ohio Health Hospice) 800 McConnell Drive, Columbus, OH. 43214.



Jo Etta York

Jo Etta York, 71, of Hutsonville, IL, died at 9:06 p.m. on Sunday, August 7, 2016 at the Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, IL.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, August 12th at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Palestine. Burial will follow in the Hutsonville Cemetery. A visitation will be held prior to the service from 9:00-11:00 a.m. on Friday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Hutsonville United Methodist Church, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Christopher Zuber

Christopher Gilbert Zuber, age 56, of Ste. Marie, Illinois, passed away at 11:15 p.m. Friday, August 5, 2016, in rural West Liberty, Illinois, along with his beloved grandson, Austin Zuber.

Mass of Christian Burial will celebrate at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, August 11, 2016, at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church in Ste. Marie, Illinois. Burial will be in the St. Mary's Cemetery in Ste. Marie, Illinois, with full military rites by the Ste. Marie American Legion Post 932. Visitation will be held 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 10, 2016, at the church and 1 hour before the mass. Arrangements are under the care the Meyer Funeral Home in Newton, Illinois. The obituary can be viewed and condolences left at www.meyerfh.com.

Family would like to request that all friends are welcome to ride their motorcycle and help lead the funeral procession.



Rita Elder

Rita Elder, 63, of Robinson, Ill., died on Tuesday, August 9, 2016, at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.

A time of visitation will be held from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 11, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, August 12, at the funeral home with Pastor Phil Boyd officiating the service. Burial will follow in the Palestine Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Good Samaritan Hospital Oncology Department, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Austin Zuber

Austin Jacob Zuber, 6, of Albion, died Friday, August 05, 2016 in Jasper County, Ill.

Funeral Services will be at 1 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 14, at Kistler-Patterson Funeral Home in Olney. Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 13, at the funeral home. Burial is following service in Crest Haven Memorial Park. Memorials can be made to the family for funeral and medical expenses. Online condolences may be left at www.kistler-patterson.com.



Donald W. Kane

Donald W. Kane, 66, of Marshall, IL, died Sunday, August 7, 2016, surrounded by family and loved ones.

Services will be held at Pearce Funeral Home, Marshall, IL, on Saturday, August 13. Visitation will be from 1-3 PM, with a memorial service at 3 PM.

Memorial contributions may be made to the TKR Memorial, 12090 E 1900 Road, Marshall, IL 62441. This organization provides scholarships for retreats held for those in recovery.



Alva Fleek Jr.

Mr. Alva Fleek Jr., age 91, of Annapolis, Ill., died Tuesday, August 9, 2016, at 9:20 p.m. at Ridgeview Care Center, Oblong, Ill., following several months of failing health.

Funeral service will be Saturday, August 13, 2016, at 1:00 p.m. at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Ill., with Pastor Billie Ray Ulrey officiating. Visitation will be Saturday, August 13, 2016, from 11:00 a.m. until time of services at 1:00 p.m. at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Ill.

Memorial donations may be made to the VFW Transportation Fund, 712 East Main Street, Robinson, IL 62454.

On-line condolences at www.pulliamfuneralhomes.com.



Kenneth M. Titus

Kenneth M. Titus, 88, Greenup, died at 10:19 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016, at HSHS St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.

Funeral services will be held at 12 p.m. (Noon) Saturday, Aug. 13, at the Meyer Funeral Home (formerly Bishop Funeral Home), Greenup, with Rev. John Best officiating. Burial will be in the Greenup Cemetery, Greenup, with full military rites. Visitation will be held two hours before the service. Memorials may be made to the Cumberland County Fair Board P.O. Box 679 Greenup, Illinois 62428.



Bettye Perkins

Bettye Ann Perkins, 85, Newton, died on Aug. 1, 2016, at St. Anthony's Hospital, Effingham.

A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 14, at the Oblong Cemetery with Pulliam Funeral Home of Oblong in charge of arrangements.



Jenna Marie Hamm

Jenna Marie Hamm, 31, of Hillsboro, IL, formerly of Robinson, IL, passed away on Sunday, August 7, 2016, at 6:35 a.m. in Hillsboro, IL.

Times of visitation will be held on Friday, August 12, 2016, from 4:00-8:00 p.m. at the Calvary Baptist Church in Hillsboro and on Saturday, August 13, 2016, from 12:00-3:00 p.m. at the Highland Church of Christ in Robinson. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday at the Highland Church of Christ in Robinson, with Pastors Shane Bopp and Tim Watson officiating. Burial will take place in Palestine Cemetery. The Bass Patton Dean Funeral Home in Hillsboro and the Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson are assisting the family.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be directed to Mila's Educational Fund at National Bank, 230 S. Main St., Hillsboro, IL 62049.

For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Marcella Slater

Marcella Slater, 85, of Robinson, Ill., died at 12:35 a.m. (EST) on Thursday, August 11, 2016, at the St. Vincent Heart Center in Indianapolis, Ind.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 14, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson, with Brother Randy Nave officiating the service. Burial will follow in the Robinson New Cemetery. A time of visitation will precede the service and will be held from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. on Sunday. Memorials may be made to the Paralyzed Veterans of America, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Clarence Remlinger

Clarence Wilson Remlinger, 88, of Lawrenceville, and formerly of Robinson, died at 3:50 p.m. (EST) Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Vincennes, Ind., following many months of failing health.

Funeral services are pending with Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, IL.

Memorial donations may be made to the Crawford County Humane Society, 911 E. Wilkin Street, Robinson, IL 62454.


Thursday, August 11, 2016

WEEK OF AUGUST 1, 2016
Paul McDaniel

Paul W. McDaniel, 86, of rural Palestine, Ill., died at 9:12 a.m. (EST) on Sunday, July 31, 2016 at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.

A time of visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Friday, August 5, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Palestine. A service will follow at 12:00 p.m. at the funeral home with Pastor Dennis Steckley officiating the service. Burial will follow in the Palestine Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Palestine First Christian Church and to the Palestine Public Library, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Anil Roy

Anil Kumar Roy of Robinson, IL passed peacefully at 11:30 p.m. on July 30th, 2016, at his home surrounded by family.

A private family Hindu funeral service will be held at Pulliam Funeral Home at 10:30 a.m., August 1, 2016.



Bettye Perkins

Bettye Ann Perkins, 85, Newton died Aug. 1, 2016, at St. Anthony's Hospital in Effingham.

A memorial service will be announced at a later date and burial will be at the Oblong Cemetery with Pulliam Funeral Home, Oblong, in charge of arrangements.



Roger Brush

Roger L. Brush, age 70, of Robinson, Ill., died at 2:45 a.m. Monday, August 1, 2016, at his residence following several months of failing health.

There will be cremation with no services as per Roger's wishes.

Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Ill., in charge of arrangements.

On-line condolences at www.pulliamfuneralhomes.com.



Stanley Dart

Stanley Lloyd "Stan" Dart, 90, of Oblong, Ill., passed away on Monday, August 1, 2016, at Ridgeview Care Center in Oblong, Ill.

It was Stan's wish to be cremated. Burial will be in Wilkin Cemetery at a later date with military rites conducted by Oblong American Legion Post 219. There will be no visitation.

An expression of sympathy may take the form of a contribution to the Oblong American Legion Post 219. Envelopes at or may be mailed to Pulliam Funeral Home P.O. Box 121 Oblong, IL 62449.

Condolences and or memories may be sent to the family at www.oblongfuneralhome.com. Pulliam Funeral Home in Oblong is in charge of arrangement.




Tuesday, August 02, 2016

WEEK OF JULY 25, 2016
Mary Powell

Mary Alice Powell, 65, Robinson, died at 2:25 a.m. Saturday, July 23, 2016, at the Magnolia Center in Robinson.

A time of visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 26, at the Goodwine Funeral Home, Palestine. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 27, at the funeral home with Pastor Jeff Monroney officiating. Burial will follow in the Palestine Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Mary Powell Memorial Fund, with checks made payable to "Goodwine Funeral Home".



Pamela Whitlow

Pamela S. Whitlow, 57, Princeton, died on Thursday, July 21, 2016, at St. Mary's Medical Center in Evansville, Ind.

Funeral Services will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 27, at the Colvin Funeral Home, Princeton, with Rev. Gary Reynolds officiating. Graveside service will be on Thursday, July 28, at 1 p.m. in the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Annapolis. Family and friends will gather in the parking lot at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson, at noon to go in procession to the cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 until 7 p.m. on Wednesday at the Colvin Funeral Home.



Mary Warren

Mary Warren, 83, Robinson, died at 11:45 a.m. on Monday, July 25, 2016, at Heritage Health in Robinson.

A time of visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday, July 29, and from 9 to10 a.m. on Saturday, July 30, at the Goodwine Funeral Home, Robinson. A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday at the Saint Elizabeth Catholic Church in Robinson, with Father James Flach officiating the service. Burial will follow in the Robinson New Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Saint Elizabeth Catholic Church, with envelopes available at the funeral home and church.



Elizabeth Noblitt

Elizabeth Ann Putnam Noblitt, age 79, of Hutsonville, IL, died peacefully at home on Tuesday July 26, 2016.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, July 30, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, Hutsonville, with Pastor David Vaughn officiating. Visitation will be Saturday, July 30, 2016, from 11:00 a.m. until time of services at 2:00 p.m. at the church. Burial will follow services in the Hutsonville Cemetery, Hutsonville, Ill.

Memorial donations may be made to Pinehaven Christian Children's Ranch or to the First Baptist Church of Hutsonville, Ill., with envelopes available at the church.

On-line condolences at www.pulliamfuneralhomes.com.



Kamryn Mendenhall

Kamryn Rose Mendenhall, infant daughter of Katelyn Fry and Casey Mendenhall, West Union, died early Monday morning on July 25, 2016, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute, Ind.

Graveside services will be 1p.m. Saturday at York Cemetery, rural Clark Co. For those desiring, memorial contributions may be made directly to the parents. Pearce Funeral Home, Marshall, in charge of arrangements.



A. W. Sornberger

A.W. "Sandy" Sornberger, 94, of Victoria, Illinois, passed away Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at 11:08 a.m. at Seminary Manor in Galesburg, Illinois.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, August 3, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Home in Oneida, Illinois. The memorial service will take place directly following the conclusion of the visitation at noon. Inurnment will be held at the Victoria Cemetery, in Victoria, Illinois.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Little John Conservation Club or to the Victoria United Methodist Church. Online condolences may be left at www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com.



Larry Van Schoyck

Larry Gene Van Schoyck, 71, Robinson, died at 11:20 p.m. Thursday, July 28, 2016, at Crawford Memorial Hospital, Robinson, following an extended illness.

There will be a Memorial Service held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 10, at the New Hebron Baptist Church, New Hebron, with Bro. Lee Gurley and Bro. Mike Irvin officiating. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. at the church. Interment of cremated remains will follow in the Robinson New Cemetery, Robinson.

Memorial donations may be made to the Veteran's Transportation Fund, VFW Post 4549, 712 East Main Street, Robinson, IL 62454.


Monday, July 25, 2016

WEEK OF JULY 18, 2016
James McKee

James David "J.D." McKee, 77, of Robinson, Ill., died on July 15, 2016, at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.

A time of visitation will be held from 4:00-7:00 p.m. on Monday, July 18, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson, with Masonic services being held by the Robinson Masonic Lodge 250 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, July 19, at 10:30 a.m. at the Oak Ridge United Methodist Church in rural Flat Rock, with Pastor Fred White officiating the service. Burial will follow at the Tohill Cemetery, with military rites being conducted by the combined Robinson V.F.W. Post 4549, Robinson American Legion Post 69, Flat Rock American Legion Post 132, and Palestine AmVets Post 33. As he was a direct descendant of Joseph LaMotte, memorials in J.D.'s memory may be made to Fort LaMotte, and may also be made to the National Kidney Foundation, with envelopes available at the funeral home and church. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Donald Smith

Donald O. Smith, age 77, of rural Lawrenceville, Illinois, passed away Friday, July 15, 2016, at his residence.

Private services and burial will be conducted. Memorial donations in Don's memory may be made to the Lawrence County Humane Society or the Robinson Humane Society.



Mildred Zielinski

Mildred Irene (Simons) Zielinski, 95, of Robinson, Ill., died at 2:05 p.m. on Monday, July 18, 2016, in the comfort of her home.

A time of visitation will be held from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 21, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson. Twilight services will follow and will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, with Pastor Fred White officiating the service. A graveside service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, July 22, at the Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery in Old Monroe, Mo., with Celebrant Curt Goodwine officiating the service. Memorials may be made to either of Lincolnland Hospice or to Oak Ridge United Methodist Church, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Kevin Pethtel

Kevin Pethtel, 54, Charleston, S.C., formerly of Robinson, died at 8:35 p.m. (EST) on Saturday, July 9, 2016, at Hospice of Charleston in Mount Pleasant, S.C.

A time of visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, July 23, at the Goodwine Funeral Home, Robinson.



Betty Marshall

Betty Ann Marshall, 84, Newton, Illinois, died at 11:35 a.m. Monday, July 18, 2016 at Lakeland Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Effingham.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, July 22, at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church, Newton, with Fr. Dean Probst and Fr. Dan Bergbower celebrating mass. Burial will be in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Newton. Visitation will be held 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, July 21, at the church. Memorials may be made to the St. Thomas School. Arrangements are under the care of the Meyer Funeral Home, Newton.



Melvin Burks

Melvin Burks, 83, of Oblong, formerly of Shannon County, Mo., died on Friday, July 15, 2016, at the Clarke Hospital in Urbana.

Funeral services will be held at the Salem Chapel of the James & Gahr Mortuary at 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 20, with Reverend James Rhiver officiating. Internment will be in the Crisco Cemetery in Shannon County. A visitation will be held at the Chapel prior to the service from 11 a.m. until service time.



Blake Smith

Dane Blake Smith, 56 of Landes, Ill., went to be with his Heavenly Father Monday, July 18, 2016, due to a farming accident.

The Celebration of Blake's Life will be held at the First Christian Church in Oblong on July 22, 2016, at 10:00 am. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. on July 21, 2016, at the First Christian Church in Oblong. Graveside service immediately following funeral at Keplinger Cemetery Landes, Ill.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, an expression of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the First Christian Church of Oblong, Ill. Envelops at or may be mailed to Pulliam Funeral Home, PO Box 121, Oblong, IL 62449.

Pulliam Funeral Home of Oblong is in charge of the arrangements.



Janet Littlejohn

Janet S. Littlejohn, 67, of Annapolis, Ill., died at 5:17 a.m. on Wednesday, July 20, 2016, in Annapolis.

A time of visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 24, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, July 25, at the funeral home with Alvin Nidey to officiate the service. Burial will follow in the Olive Branch Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the ARDS Foundation, a national not for profit organization of individuals who have been personally affected by acute respiratory distress syndrome. Memorial envelopes will be available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



George E. Kinser

George E. Kinser, 85, of Robinson, Ill., died at 10:10 p.m. (EST) on Tuesday, July 19, 2016, at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.

A time of visitation will be held from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 24, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson. Funeral services will follow the visitation and will be held at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Tom Buchanan officiating the service. Graveside services will be held at the Palestine Cemetery with military rites being conducted by the combined Robinson V.F.W. Post 4549, Robinson American Legion Post 69, Flat Rock American Legion Post 132, and Palestine AmVets Post 33. Memorials may be made to the V.F.W. Transportation Fund, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Daniel Houdasheldt

Daniel Joe "Dan" Houdasheldt , 61, of Oblong, Ill., went to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, July 19, 2016, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.

Celebration of Dan's Life Service will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, July 23, 2016, at the First Baptist Church in Oblong, Ill. Burial will follow in the Oblong Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, July 23, 2016, at the First Baptist Church in Oblong, Ill. The family request for those attending the visitation and service to please dress casual or wear you favorite St. Louis Cardinal attire.

In lieu of flowers the family request that an expression of sympathy may take the form of a contribution to the Dan Houdasheldt Memorial Fund C/O Pulliam Funeral Home with envelops at the church or mailed to Pulliam Funeral Home, PO Box 121, Oblong, IL 62449.

Condolences and or memories may be sent to the family at www.oblongfuneralhome.com.



Gary Wampler

Gary Wayne Wampler of Robinson, Ill., died on July 20, 2016, in the comfort of his home.

A time of visitation will be held from 4:00-7:00 p.m. on Monday, July 25, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 26, at the funeral home with Pastor Shane Bopp officiating the service. Burial will follow at the Robinson New Cemetery, with military rites being conducted by the combined Robinson V.F.W. Post 4549, Robinson American Legion Post 69, Flat Rock American Legion Post 132, and Palestine AmVets Post 33.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in memory of Gary may be made to the American Diabetes Association or to the Flat Rock Community Center, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Wilda Eveland

Mrs. Wilda C. "SIS" Eveland, age 95, of Robinson, Ill., passed away on Wednesday, July 20, 2016, at 2:08 p.m. at the United Methodist Village, Lawrenceville, Ill., following several years of declining health.

Funeral service will be Monday, July 25, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Ill. Visitation will be Monday, July 25, 2016, from 12:00 Noon until time of service at 2:00 p.m. Burial will be in the Robinson New Cemetery, Robinson, Ill.

Memorial donations may be made to the Resident's Activity Fund at the United Methodist Village, 1616 Cedar Street, Lawrenceville, IL, 62439.

On-line condolences at www.pulliamfuneralhomes.com.



Raymond C. Halter

Raymond Clarence Halter, 80, of The Villages, FL, formerly of Robinson, died on Thursday, July 21, 2016, at Club Health and Rehabilitation Center in The Villages, FL, after a long battle with Parkinson's Disease.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 26th at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Robinson, with Fr. James Flach officiating. Visitation will be held before the Mass from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery, rural Palestine. Memorials may be made to St. Elizabeth Catholic Church or to the Oak Grove Cemetery Association, with envelopes available at the church. The Goodwine Funeral Home in Palestine is in charge of arrangements. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Wanda Murdock

Wanda Murdock, 87, of Palestine, IL, died on Thursday, July 21, 2016, at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, IN.

A time of visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. on Monday, July 25, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Palestine. Funeral services will follow and will be held at 12:00 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. John Bigger officiating the service. Burial will follow in the Palestine Cemetery.


Monday, July 18, 2016

WEEK OF JULY 11. 2016
Paul Mullinax

Paul Edwin Mullinax, 94, Ste. Marie, died at 9:22 a.m. Saturday, July 9, 2016, at Crawford Memorial Hospital, Magnolia Center, Robinson.

Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 13, at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church in Ste. Marie, with Fr. Robert Spriggs and Fr. Dean Probst celebrating mass. Burial will be in the St. Mary's Cemetery in Ste. Marie, with full military rites by the Ste. Marie American Legion Post 932. Visitation will be held 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 12, at the church and one hour before the mass. Arrangements are under the care of the Meyer Funeral Home in Newton. The obituary can be viewed and condolences left at www.meyerfh.com.



Linda Lingafelter

Mrs. Linda Carol Lingafelter, age 69, of Willow Hill, Ill., passed away Saturday, July 9, 2016, at Lavender Ridge Memory Care in Effingham, Ill.

Linda made an anatomical gift to help others. There will be a celebration of life on July 17, 2016, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at Shiloh Christian Church, Willow Hill, Ill. In loving memory of Linda, memorials may be made to the donor's choice. Arrangements are under the care of the Meyer Funeral Home in Newton, Illinois. The obituary can be viewed and condolences left at www.meyerfh.com.



Donald Johnson, Jr.

Donald "Donnie" G. Johnson, Jr., 66, of Palestine, Ill., died Friday, July 8, 2016, at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbanda, Ill.

A time of visitation will be held from 12:00-2:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 16, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Palestine. Funeral services will follow and will be held at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Tim Watson officiating the service. Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery, with military rites being conducted by the combined Robinson V.F.W. Post 4549, Robinson American Legion Post 69, Flat Rock American Legion Post 132, and Palestine AmVets Post 33. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Lora Hamilton

Lora Louise Lewsader-Hamilton, 70, of Robinson, Ill., died at 1:35 a.m. (EST) on Wednesday, July 13, 2016, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Evansville, Ind

A time of visitation will be held from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 16, at the Crawford County Christian Center in Robinson. A memorial service will follow and will be held at 3:00 p.m. at the church with Pastor Don Williamson officiating the service. Memorials may be made to the Crawford County Christian Center (4Cs), with envelopes available at the church.

The Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson is in charge of arrangements. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Violet Clark

Violet Emma Victoria (Rhinehart) Clark, 105, of Lawrenceville, passed away peacefully Thursday, July 14, at Good Samaritan Hospital Hospice in Vincennes, Ind.

Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Emmons-Macey- Steffey Funeral Home, Lawrenceville.

Funeral service is 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Oaklawn Cemetery, St. Francisville.


Monday, July 11, 2016

WEEK OF JULY 4, 2016
Chris Pappageorge

Christopher Bell Pappageorge, born in Cook County, Illinois November 10, 1946, the son of S. Charles Pappageorge and Marsha Good Pappageorge, went home to be with the Lord on July 1, 2016.

A time of visitation will be held from 4:00-6:00 p.m. on July 7, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson. A twilight service will follow, and will be held at 6:00 p.m. at the funeral home with Bro. Joe Griffith officiating the service. Military rites will be conducted by the combined Robinson V. F. W. Post 4549, Robinson American Legion Post 69, Flat Rock American Legion Post 132, and Palestine AmVets Post 33.

Memorials may be made to the Robinson Food Pantry or to the Ark of the Covenant Soup Kitchen, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Cleo Thackrey

Verna Cleo Thackrey, 90, of Robinson, Ill., died at 3:30 a.m. on Sunday, July 3, 2016 at Timbercreek Village in Robinson.

A time of visitation will be held from 4:00-7:00 p.m. on Friday, July 8, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 9, at the funeral home with Rev. Dwight McDaniel officiating the service. Burial will follow in the Robinson New Cemetery with Rev. Dennis Reed officiating. Memorials may be made to the Highland Avenue Baptist Church, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Inga Tracy

Inga Bertine Tracy, 90, of Flat Rock, Ill., died at 4:10 a.m. on July 3, 2016, in the comfort of her home.

A time of visitation will be held from 4:00-7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 6, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Flat Rock. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 7, at the funeral home with Rev. Burl Shinkle, Jr. officiating the service. Burial will follow in the Jones Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Flat Rock Community Center, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Mike Decker

John Michael "Mike" Decker, 62, of Robinson, died at 7:53 p.m. Friday July 1, 2016, at his residence in Robinson, of complications from C.O.P.D. and emphysema.

There will be cremation with no services at this time. Interment of cremated remains is anticipated at a later time.

Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, in charge of arrangements.



Edith Chansler

Edith Frances Chansler, age 87 of rural Bridgeport, Illinois, passed away Sunday, July 03, 2016, at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Funeral services will be Friday 1:00 p.m. at the Highway Church of God. Visitation will be 11:00 a.m. until the service hour of 1:00 p.m. Burial will follow in the Cresthaven Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Highway Church of God or to the Lawrenceville Senior Citizens.

Services are under the care of Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home, Lawrenceville



Fannie Schuler

Fannie M. Schuler, 88, Florida, and formerly of Hutsonville, died on Tuesday, June 7, 2016, at the Hospice House of Citrus County, Lecanto, Fla.

There will be a time of visitation on Saturday, July 9, from 11 a.m. until noon at Pulliam Funeral Home, Hutsonville, with a graveside service at noon at the Hutsonville Cemetery, Hutsonville.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Hospice of Citrus County in Lecanto, Fla.

On-line condolences at www.pulliamfuneralhomes.com.



Hella Langley

Mrs. Hella C. Langley, age 69, of Robinson, Ill., died Monday July 4, 2016, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Vincennes, Ind., following a period of declining health

A memorial service will be held on Friday, July 8, at p.m. at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Ill., with Bro. George Meese officiating. Visitation will be held Friday July 8, from 5 p.m. until time of service at 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to Good Samaritan Hospice, Vincennes, Ind., with envelopes available at the funeral home.



Cody Drake

Cody Alan Drake, 26, Louisville, and formerly of Newton, died at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 2, 2016, in South Muddy Township, Jasper County.

Friends and family are invited to gather at the home of his parents Tammi and Jason Stanley in Bogota, (7241 East Marion Street, Newton) for a time of celebration and remembrance of Cody, on Friday, July 8, from 4 to 8 p.m. The family asks those attending to dress casual, bring photos and memories to be shared.



Ella Mae Knoblett

Ella Mae Knoblett, 97, of Palestine, Ill., died at 4:12 p.m. on Wednesday, July 6, 2016, at Aspen Creek in Robinson.

A time of visitation will be held from 1:00-3:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 10, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Palestine. Funeral services will follow at 3:00 p.m. and will be conducted by Pastor Scott Mendenhall. Burial will be in the Oak Grove Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Oak Grove Cemetery Association, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.


Monday, July 11, 2016

WEEK OF JUNE 27, 2016
Terry Oliver

Terry Wayne Oliver, 58, of West York, Ill., died on Saturday, June 25, 2016, at his residence.

A time of visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 30, at the Prust-Hosch Funeral Home in West Union. Memorials may be made to the Robinson V.F.W. Post 4549, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



William Jourdan

William Everett "Bill" Jourdan, 64, Oblong, died on Wednesday, June 22, 2016, at Lawrence County Memorial Hospital, Lawrenceville

There will be no services and cremation rites have been accorded. Burial will be in the Oblong Cemetery.

The family request, that in lieu of flowers an expression of sympathy may take the form of a contribution to the William E. "Bill" Jourdan Memorial Fund C/O Pulliam Funeral Home P.O. Box 121 Oblong, IL 62449.

Condolences and or memories may be sent to the family at oblongfuneralhome.com



Katheryn Garrard

Ms. Mary Kathryn "Kathy" Wiseman - Garrard, age 62, of Vandalia, Ill., formerly of Robinson and Hutsonville, Ill., died Saturday June 25, 2016, at 10:41 a.m. at Vandalia Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center, Vandalia, Ill., following many months of failing health.

Funeral service will be held on Thursday, June 30, 2016, at 10:30 a.m. at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Ill., with Bro. Joe Griffith officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday, June 29, 2016, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Ill. Burial will be in the Hutsonville Cemetery, Hutsonville, Ill.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, with envelopes available at the funeral home. On-line condolences at www.pulliamfuneralhomes.com.



Darrell Manhart

Darrell Delain Manhart, 87, of Palestine, Ill., died at 9:48 a.m. (EST) on Tuesday, June 28, 2016, at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.

A time of visitation will be held from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, July 1, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Palestine, Ill. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 2. at the funeral home with Rev. David Hyde officiating. Burial will follow in the Walnut Prairie Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Trimble Bible Church (Church Camp Fund), with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Deborah DeLay

Deborah Kaye DeLay, 66, Alpharetta, Ga. died on June 28, 2016, at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta, Ga.

Visitation will be held from 1 to 2 p.m., Saturday, July 2, at Goodwine Funeral Home, Palestine, with the service to follow at 2 p.m. Burial will follow in the Fuller Cemetery, rural Montgomery Township. Memorials may be made to the Boston Terrier Rescue Ranch (BTRET), 6150 W. Dixie Highway, Rutledge, GA 30663.



Ronald Johnson, Sr.

Ronald C. Johnson, Sr. 78, Wheeler, died at 3:29 p.m. Monday, June 27, 2016, at HSHS St. John's Hospital in Springfield.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m Friday, July 1, at the Latona Church of Christ in Latona, with Mike Knepper and Nate Hagen, officiating. Visitation will be held 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, June 30, at the church, with Masonic Services at 7 p.m. Memorials may be made to the Latona Church of Christ or to Central Christian Church.

Arrangements are under the Meyer Funeral Home, Dieterich.



Sue Topain

Sue Ann (Martin) Topian, 67, of Lincoln, and formerly of Wheeler, died Saturday, May 28, 2016, at her home.

Private family services will be held. Arrangements are under the care of the Meyer Funeral Home, Dieterich.



Destiny Robinson

Destiny Rose Robinson, 32, Robinson, died at 5:43 p.m. Monday June 27, 2016, cause of death is under investigation by the Crawford County Coroner's office.

A visitation will be held on Friday, July 1, from 9 to 11 a.m. at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, with a Memorial Service being held at 11 a.m. with Pastor Richard Williams officiating. Cremation rites will be accorded with interment of the cremated remains at a later date.

Memorial donations may be made to the Destiny R. Robinson Memorial Fund, with envelopes available at the funeral home.



Ezra Hollingsworth

Ezra Hollingsworth, 90, of Marshall, Ill., passed away 6:40 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, 2016, at his home.

Services in honor of his life will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday at Pearce Funeral Home with Keith Wallace officiating. Burial will be in the Livingston Cemetery with military graveside rites. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Marshall Distribution Center. Online condolences are being accepted at pearcefuneralservices.com.



Mary Trostle

Mary A (Brush) Trostle, 91, born in Robinson, Ill. May 16, 1924, the daughter of the late Charles and Lilly Brush, went home to the Lord on March 11, 2016.

Per her wishes, a private burial will be conducted. The Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson is in charge of arrangements. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



RuthAnn Gowin

RuthAnn Gowin, 77, formerly of Ste. Marie, died Tuesday, June 28, 2016.

A funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 5, at St Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church in Ste. Marie, with Fr. Robert Spriggs, celebrating mass. Burial will be in the St. Mary's Cemetery in Ste. Marie. Family will receive friends two hours prior to the mass at the church.

In addition, a memorial mass will be held at St. Celestine Church, Chicago, on Wednesday, July 6, at 10 a.m. Memorials may be made to the society of FBI Alumni 2250 Bear Den Road, 303, Frederick, MD 21701-9409. Arrangements are under the care of Meyer Funeral Homes in Newton.






Wednesday, June 29, 2016

WEEK OF JUNE 20, 2016
Alexis Williams

Alexis Faith Williams, 13, of Shelbyville, formerly of Robinson, passed away Friday, June 17, 2016, at Shelby Memorial Hospital.

Visitation will be Tuesday, June 21, 2016, from 11 a.m. until the time of service at 1 p.m. at Lockart-Green Funeral Home in Shelbyville. Burial will be at Glenwood Cemetery, Shelbyville. Memorials may be made to the family. Online condolences may be left at www.lockartgreenfuneralhome.com for the family.



Nina McGraw

Nina June McGraw, 83, passed away on June 16, in Lewiston, Maine.

The family will receive friends from 9:00-11:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 23, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Palestine, Ill. Services will follow and will be held at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Pastor Jane Drake officiating the service. Burial will follow at the Olive Branch Cemetery in rural Annapolis, Ill. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Palestine Public Library, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Barbara Cunefare

Barbara Jane Earnest Cunefare, 52, died at 1:43 p.m. Thursday, June 16, 2016, at Memorial Hospital, Belleville, of unknown cause with autopsy pending.

The visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 22nd from 4. to 8 p.m. at Elias, Kallal, and Schaaf, Bethalto. The funeral will be Thursday, June 23 at 10 a.m. Memorial donations in lieu of flowers may be made to Shriner's Hospitals.



Shirley Beabout

Shirley Beabout, 65, of Palestine, Ill., died at 5:56 (EST) on Monday, June 20, 2016, at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.

There will be a time of visitation from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 23, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Palestine. A private family burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery at a later date. Memorials may be made to the Palestine Public Library, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Sandra Certain

Sandra Pearl Certain, 69, died at 3:15 p.m. (EST) on Friday, June 17, 2016, in Otterbein, Ind.

A time of visitation will be held from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 25, at the Prust-Hosch Funeral Home in West Union. Funeral services will follow the visitation and will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday. Burial will follow in the York Cemetery. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Wilbur Dunlap

Wilbur L. Dunlap, 78, of Lawrenceville, passed away Wednesday, June 22, 2016.

Funeral services will be Saturday, June 25, at 3 p.m. at the Free Methodist Church in Lawrenceville. Visitation will be Saturday from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. at the church. Burial will be in the Lawrenceville City Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Wilbur's honor may be made to the Free Methodist Church.

Send condolences to www.emmonsmaceysteffey.com



Kenneth Hightshoe

Kenneth Lee Hightshoe, 83, formerly of Crawford County, died on June 11, 2016, at his home in San Marcos, Texas.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.



Wayne Steinkamp

Mr. Wayne C. "The Old Man" Steinkamp, age 63, of Robinson, IL, died Wednesday June 22, 2016 at 3:06 p.m. at his residence in Robinson, IL, of unconfirmed causes.

There will be a Twilight Funeral Service held on Sunday June 26, 2016, at 7:00 p.m. at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, IL, with Pastor Leland Culp officiating. Visitation will be Sunday June 26, 2016, from 4:00 p.m. until time of service at 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment of cremated remains will be in the Mount Evergreen Cemetery in Centralia, IL.

Memorial donations may be made to the Veterans Transportation Fund, VFW Post #4549, 712 East Main Street, Robinson, IL, with envelopes available at the funeral home.

On-line condolences at www.pulliamfuneralhomes.com.

Monday, June 27, 2016


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