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home : deaths : death notices September 29, 2016


WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 26, 2016
Edwin Gross

Edwin Everett Gross, "Uncle Flat Top", age 80, of Martinsville, Ill., passed away at 1:38 a.m. on Saturday, September 24, 2016 at Heartland Nursing Center, Casey, Ill.

A Celebration of Life Memorial Service for all family and friends will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at the Willow Creek Cumberland Presbyterian Church with Rev. Kevin Small officiating. Prior to his memorial service Edwin will be transported from his family farm by tractor and hay wagon for a private family graveside service in Butternut Cemetery rural Martinsville, Ill., with his nephew Rev. Dan Gross officiating.

Memorial donations may be made to Willow Creek Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 6492 E 400th Rd, Martinsville, IL 62442 or Heartland Nursing Center, PO Box 10, Casey, IL 62420.

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.



Marilyn Sholders

Marilyn Maxine Sholders passed away Friday, September 23, 2016, at 5:05 p.m. at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.

A celebration of Marilyn's life will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, September 28, 2016, at First Christian Church in Oblong, Ill. Burial will follow in Oblong Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the First Christian Church. The family requests that in lieu of flowers a donation be made to the Oblong FFA Chapter, Oblong Sports Boosters, or the First Christian Church of Oblong with envelopes available at First Christian Church 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 oblongfuneralhome.com



Nancy Wiseman

Nancy I. Wiseman 90, of Flat Rock, died at 12:20 (EST) on Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016, at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.

A time of visitation will be held from 12 to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 28, at the Goodwine Funeral Home, Flat Rock. Graveside services will follow and will be held at the Jones Cemetery in rural Flat Rock with Celebrant Curt Goodwine officiating the service. Memorials may be made to the Flat Rock Community Center with envelopes at the funeral home or mailed to the Community Center.



Deloris Inboden

Mrs. Deloris E. "EM" Inboden, age 85, of rural Robinson, IL, died Sunday September 25, 2016 at 1:42 p.m. EST at Good Samaritan Hospital, Vincennes, Ind., following a long period of declining health.

Funeral service will be held on Saturday October 1, 2016, at 1:00 p.m. at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Ill., with Bro. Ron Price officiating. Visitation will be Saturday, October 1, 2016, from 11:00 a.m. until time of service at 1:00 p.m. at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Ill. Burial will follow funeral services in the Prier - Shire Cemetery, rural Oblong, Ill.

Memorial donations may be made to DaVita Dialysis Center, Robinson, Ill., with envelopes available at the funeral home. On-line condolences at www.pulliamfuneralhomes.com.



Jeffrey Knoblett

Jeffrey Allen Knoblett, 58, husband of Julia Huang Knoblett died last week.

Visitation will be held at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home-Main St., Tuesday, September 27, from 5 to 8 p.m. A memorial service will be held at St. Hubert's Episcopal Church, Clark County on Wednesday, September 28 at 1:30 p.m.

Memorials should be made to the Emily Knoblett Educational Fund, c/o Jay S. Knoblett, P.O. Box 54744, Lexington, KY 40555- 4744.



Logan Nobis

Logan Christopher Nobis, 12 of Exeter, passed away Saturday, September 24, 2016, at his home surrounded by his family.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, September 28, 2016, at Salem Lutheran Church. Burial will be in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery near Bluffs. Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Williamson Funeral Home in Jacksonville. Memorials can be made to the North Scott Fire District, Winchester EMS or Meredosia/Bluffs Rescue. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.airsman-hires.com.



Nina Stone

Nina C. Stone,78, Panama City, Fla., died Sept. 18, 2016.

Funeral service were held Thursday, Sept. 22 at Kent-Forest Lawn Chapel, Panama City, Fla., with Rev. Virgil Tillman officiating. Burial was in Evergreen Memorial Gardens, Panama City, Fla.



Richard Slocum

Richard Carey "Rich" Slocum went to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, September 26, 2016.

Celebration of Rich's Life will be at 11:00 a.m. Saturday October 1, 2016, at Pulliam Funeral Home Oblong, Ill. Burial will follow in the Oblong Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Friday, September 30, 2016, at Pulliam Funeral Home, Oblong, Ill. The family requests that an expression of sympathy may take the form of contribution to the Evangelical United Methodist Church of Oblong Furnace Fund or the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Envelopes available 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



Carolyn Poorman

Carolyn Poorman, 79, of West Union, Ill., died at 3:28 p.m. on Tuesday, September 27, 2016, at Regional Hospital in Terre Haute, Ind.

A time of visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 2, at the Prust-Hosch Funeral Home in West Union. Funeral services will follow and will be held 3:00 p.m. at the funeral home with Pastor Ken Gillaspy officiating the service. Burial will follow in the Harrison Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the West Union Christian Church, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Dorothy Yager

Dorothy A. Yager, 81, Newton, died at 3:10 p.m. Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, at Newton Care Center, Newton.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 29, at the Meyer Funeral Home, Newton. Burial will be in the South Bend Cemetery near Rafetown. Visitation will be held one hour before the service. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Research Foundation.

Monday, September 26, 2016

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 19, 2016
Norma Huddlestun

Norma Jean Huddlestun, 91, West Liberty, passed away at 11:44 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016, at Brookstone Estates, Olney.

Graveside services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, at the Dundas Cemetery, Dundas. There will be no visitation and all friends and relatives are welcome to attend. Memorials may be made to the Newton Community High School Art Department 201 West End Avenue Newton, Illinois 62448. Arrangements are under the care of the Meyer Funeral Home, Newton.



Donald Miller

Donald E. Miller, 80, Vincennes, Ind., died Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016, at Good Samaritan Hospice.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, at the Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home, Lawrenceville. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Lawrenceville City Cemetery with military rites.



Daniel Leffler

Daniel Keith Leffler, 61, Willow Hill, Ill., passed away at 5:52 p.m. on Saturday September 16, 2016, at Crawford Memorial Hospital in Robinson, Ill.

Celebration of Daniel's life will be at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, September 22, 2016, at the First Christian Church 296 N. Range St. in Oblong, Ill. Burial will follow in the Mound Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 22, 2016, at the First Christian Church in Oblong.

The Family requests that an expression of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the First Christian Church of Oblong. Envelopes at or may be mailed to Pulliam Funeral Home PO Box 121 Oblong, IL 62449.

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



Betty Landrith

Betty Jean Carter Landrith passed away on Tuesday, September 20, 2016, at the Levine Dickson Hospice House in Huntersville, North Carolina after a long battle with Alzheimer's and a recent battle with cancer.

A time of visitation will be held from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 24, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Palestine. Funeral services will immediately follow the visitation and will be held at the Palestine First Christian Church, with Pastor Dennis Steckley and Celebrant Curt Goodwine officiating the service. Burial will follow in the Palestine Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Palestine First Christian Church, to the Palestine Public Library or to the Palestine Academic Foundation, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Shelby Daugherty

Mr. Shelby Dean "SHEB" Daugherty, age 76, of Robinson, Ill., died Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 4:42 p.m. EST at Good Samaritan Hospital, Vincennes, Ind., following a brief illness.

Funeral service will be held on Sunday, September 25, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Ill., with Bro. Lee Gurley officiating. Visitation will be Saturday, September 24, 2016, from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Ill. Burial will be in the Palestine City Cemetery, Palestine, Ill.

Masonic Services will be conducted Saturday, September 24, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Ill., following the visitation.

Memorial donations may be made to Shriner's Crippled Children's Hospital, St. Louis, MO or Good Samaritan Hospice, Vincennes, Ind.

On-line condolences at www.pulliamfuneralhomes.com. Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Ill., in charge of the arrangements.



Shirley Walters

Shirley A. Walters, 73, Robinson, died at 5:55 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 16, 2016 at the Casey Health Care Center in Casey.

A brief time of visitation will be held from 4:30 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 27, at the Palestine Cemetery. A graveside service will follow and will be held at 5 p.m. at the Palestine Cemetery with Brother Phil Young officiating the service. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, or to the American Heart Association, with envelopes available at the cemetery. The Goodwine Funeral Home in Palestine is in charge of arrangements.



Ruby Bex

Ruby Gay Bex, 87, Terre Haute, Ind., formerly of Oblong, died at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016, at the Westridge Health Care Center in Terre Haute.

A time of visitation will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. (Central Standard Time) on Saturday, Sept. 24, at the Goodwine Funeral Home, Robinson. Funeral services will follow and will be held at 11 a.m. at the funeral home, with burial following in the Oblong Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Developmental Services, Inc., a not-for-profit organization that provides services for adults and children with mental, physical and emotional disabilities. 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.

Monday, September 19, 2016

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 12, 2016
Anita Louise Catt

Anita Louise Catt, 84, Oblong, Ill., passed away Saturday night September 10, 2016 at Ridgeview Care Center, Oblong, Ill.

A celebration of Anita's life will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday September 14, 2016, at the Pulliam Funeral Home, Oblong, Ill., with Bro PhIll. Boyd and Rev. Jim Williams presiding. It was Anita's wish to be cremated after the gathering and celebration. A family interment of remains will be at a later date in the Oblong Cemetery. A gathering of family and friends will be from 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. at the funeral home on Tuesday September 13, 2016. The family requests that an expression of sympathy may take the form of a contribution to the

Oblong E.U.M. Church with envelopes at or may be mailled to Pulliam Funeral Home P.O. Box 121 Oblong, Ill.

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

Pulliam Funeral Home in Oblong, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.



Lucille Dunlap

Lucille Dunlap, 85, of Robinson, Ill., died at 10:01 p.m. on Saturday, September 10, 2016, at the Crawford Memorial Hospital in Robinson.

A time of visitation will be held from 1:00-3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 14 at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson. Funeral services will follow and will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home with Celebrant Curt Goodwine officiating the service. Burial will follow in the Jones Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Jones Cemetery, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Debbie Goodwin

Debbie Goodwin, 63, of Palestine, Ill., died at 1:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 10, 2016, in the comfort of her home surrounded by her beloved family.

A time of visitation will be held from 4:00-7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 14, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Palestine. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 15, at the funeral home with Pastor Karen Russell officiating the service. Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery. In honor of her love of animals, memorials may be made to the Lawrence County Humane Society, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Lois Salee

Lois I. Salee, 83, of rural Oblong, died at 7:30 a.m. (EST) on Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016, at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.

A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 15, at the Kirk Chapel Cemetery, rural Robinson, with Celebrant Curt Goodwine officiating the service. The Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson is in charge of arrangements. Memorials may be made to the V.F.W. Transportation Fund, with envelopes available at the cemetery and funeral home.



Monica Harris

Monica L. Harris, 89, Hardinville, Ill., passed away at 6:55 p.m. on Sunday, September 11, 2016, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Vincennes, Ind.

A celebration of Monica's life will be at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, September 15, 2016, at the Pulliam Funeral Home in Oblong, Ill., with Pastor Jeff Brinkman presiding. Burial will be next to her husband in Oblong Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

An expression of sympathy may take the form of a contribution to the Hardinville Christian Church with 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 a www.oblongfuneralhome.com.



Leon Price Jr.

Leon Lowell Price Jr., 68, of Arkansas City, Kan., formerly of Robinson, Ill., died at 12:02 p.m. on Friday, August 26, 2016, in the comfort of his home.

A graveside service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 17, at the Riverside Cemetery in Newton, Ill., with Celebrant Curt Goodwine officiating the service. Military rites will be held at the cemetery and 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.

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.



Christine McIntyre

Christine McIntyre, 50, Birmingham, Ala. died at 1:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 9, 2016, of heart failure.

A private memorial followed by cremation will be held on Thursday, Sept. 15, in Birmingham, Ala.



Maria Gonzalez

Maria Dolores Gonzalez, 62, of Centerville, Ohio, passed away on Monday, September 12, 2016 after a long illness.

Visitation will be held from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 15, 2016, at Schaffer Funeral Home, Defiance, with a Vigil Service at 2:00 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 16, 2016, at St. John Catholic Church in Defiance, with Fr. Eric Mueller officiating. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Avenue, Dayton, Ohio 45420. Online condolences can be given at www.Schafferfh.com.



Betty Bonham

Betty J. Bonham, 87, of Robinson, Ill., died at 9:58 a.m. on Sunday, September 11, 2016, at her residence.

A time of visitation will be held from 4:00-7:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 17, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, September 18, at the funeral home with Pastors Richard Houser and Larry McCormick officiating the service. Burial will follow in the Tohill Cemetery, rural Flat Rock, Ill. Memorials may be made to the Dayspring Church, with envelopes available at the funeral home. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Donald Tuttle

Mr. Donald L. Tuttle, age 85, of Robinson, Ill., died Monday, September 12, 2016, at Regional Hospital, Terre Haute, Ind., at 6:47 p.m. ET of injuries sustained in an automobile accident in Terre Haute, Ind.

Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, September 20, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Ill., with Rev. Judy Williams officiating. Visitation will be Tuesday September 20, 2016, from 12:00 noon until time of services at 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow funeral services in the Hardinville Cemetery, Hardinville, Ill.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Veteran's Transportation Fund at VFW Post 4549, 712 E. Main Street, Robinson, IL 62454 with envelopes available at the funeral home.

Military graveside rites will be accorded by VFW Post 4549 and Post 69 American Legion, Robinson, Ill.

On-line condolences at www.pulliamfuneralhomes.com.



Laura Mattix

Mrs. Laura "Joann" Mattix, age 83, Robinson, Ill., died Wednesday, September 14, 2016, at 8:08 p.m. at the Glenburn Nursing Home, Linton, Ind.

Funeral services will be conducted on Monday, September 19, 2016, at 1:00 p.m. at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Ill., with Pastor David Hyde officiating. Visitation will be Monday, September 19, 2016, from 11:00 a.m. until time of services at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow funeral services in the Prier-Shire Cemetery, rural Oblong, Ill.

Memorial donations may be made to Trimble Bible Church, 14328 North State Highway 1, Robinson, IL 62454, with envelopes available at the funeral home.

On-line condolences at www.pulliamfuneralhomes.com.

Monday, September 12, 2016

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 5, 2016
Carrington Wesner

Carrington Wesner, 16, died September 2, 2016, in Cumberland Co., from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident.

A visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Flat Rock. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Flat Rock. Memorials may be made to the Carrington Wesner memorial fund with checks made payable to "Goodwine Funeral Home." Burial will follow at the Jones Cemetery in Flat Rock.



Glenna Parkerson

Glenna Mae Parkerson, 78, Newton, and former resident of Rantoul, died at 6:25 a.m. Friday, Sept. 2, 2016, at her home.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 5, 2016, at the Meyer Funeral Home, Newton, with Jeremy Weedman officiating. Visitation will be held one hour before the service. Private burial will be in the Danville National Cemetery, Danville. Memorials may be made to the Jasper County Cancer Fund or HSHS St. Anthony's Hospice.



Dr. Douglas Kirk

Dr. Douglas Kirk,"Doc", 56, of Lawrenceville, Ill., passed away Sunday, September 4, 2016, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.

The funeral will be Friday at 10:00 a.m. CST at the First United Methodist Church in Lawrenceville. Visitation is Thursday from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. CST at the church. Burial will be at the Walnut Hill Cemetery in Petersburg, Ind. at 2:00 p.m. Friday.

Memorial donations may be given to the First United Methodist Church.



Lyman Catt

Lyman Marion Catt, 88, Oblong, Ill., passed away on Sunday, September 4, 2016, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.

Celebration of Lyman's Life will be at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 7, 2016, at Pulliam Funeral Home, Oblong, Ill. Burial will follow in the Hardinville Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 7, 2016. The family request that an expression of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the Oblong Sports Boosters with envelopes at or may be 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



Leonard Gullett

Leonard Paul Gullett, 89, of Robinson, Ill., formerly of Palestine, Ill., died at 5:13 a.m. on Thursday, September 8, 2016, at Heritage Health in Robinson.

A time of visitation will be held from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 10, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Palestine. Funeral services will follow and will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday with his niece Lanette Huddleston officiating the service. Cremation will follow, with burial following at a later date.

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



Bernell Gillespie

Bernell Gillespie, 87, West Plains, Mo., formerly of Shelbyville, and Newton, died at 2:22 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016, at West Vue Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in West Plains, Mo.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9, at Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Newton, with Carroll Ross officiating.

Funeral arrangements are being handled by the Meyer Funeral Home, Dieterich.



Michael Garrard, Jr.

Michael James Garrard, Jr., 39, of Hindsboro, passed away Wednesday, September 7, 2016, at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center, Mattoon.

The funeral service honoring his life will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, September 10, 2016, at the Harper-Swickard Funeral Home, 720 Monroe, Charleston, with Wesley Jones officiating. Burial will follow in Van Voorhis Cemetery, rural Hindsboro. Visitation will begin at 11:00 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the family, to establish an education fund for his son.



Lucy Mann

Lucy M. Mann, 94, Oblong, Ill., went to be with her Lord and Savior at 8:35 a.m. Thursday, September 8, 2016, at Crawford Memorial Hospital, Robinson, Ill., with her family at her bedside.

Celebration of Lucy's Life will be at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, September 11, 2016, at the First Christian Church 206 North Range Street, Oblong, Ill., with Bro. Dee Wolfe officiating. Burial will follow, next to her husband Lloyd, in the Oblong Cemetery, Oblong, Ill. A gathering of friends and family will be from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday at the church before the service.

The family asks that an expression of sympathy make take the form of a contribution to the First Christian Church of Oblong, the Oil Belt Christian Service Camp, Flora, Ill., or the Oblong Children's Christian Home, Oblong, Ill. Envelopes will be at the church 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






Tuesday, September 06, 2016

WEEK OF AUGUST 29, 2016
Richard Swingley

Richard Allen "Dick" Swingley, 84, of Robinson, Ill., died at 5:00 a.m. on Monday, August 22, 2016, at the Lawrence County Memorial Hospital in Lawrenceville, Ill.

A time of visitation will be held from 5:30-6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 30, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson. Military rites will follow the visitation and 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 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.



Stacey Stumpfl

Stacey Ann (Cooper) Stumpfl, 45, died at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016, at the Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Zion.

A celebration of life service is to be held on Friday, Sept. 9, in Annandale, Minn., from 4 to 10 p.m. at 220 Poplar Lane.



Rebecca Collins

Rebecca Ann "Becky" Collins age 61 of Newton, passed away Thursday, August 25, 2016, at her home.

Memorial services celebrating Becky's life will be held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 30, 2016, at the Latona Church of Christ. Visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Monday, August 29, 2016, in the church. Casual dress is requested by the Collins family. Cremation rites will be accorded with private family interment at a later date.

Memorial gifts in memory of Becky may be made to the Donor's choice.

Online condolences may be offered at www.crainfuneral.com



Patsy Work

Patsy Joann Work, 78, died on Aug. 20, 2016, surrounded by her family.

A visitation and funeral services were held Wednesday, Aug. 24, at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, with Chaplian Ernie Collins officiating. Interment followed at Bethel Memorial Cemetery in Mount Vernon.

Donations can be made to Good Samaritan Hospice, 520 S. Seventh St., Vincennes, IN 47591.



Robert Stigler

Robert Henry "Bob" Stigler, 79, Oblong, Ill., passed away on Saturday, August 27, 2016, at 6:40 a.m., at his residence in Oblong following a period of declining health.

Celebration of Bob's life will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 1, 2016, at Pulliam Funeral Home, Oblong, Ill. Burial will be at Mound Cemetery at a later date. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, August 31, 2016. at Pulliam Funeral Home, Oblong, Ill. The Family request that in lieu of flowers that an expression of sympathy may take the form of a contribution to the Bob Stigler Memorial Fund C/O Pulliam Funeral Home, with envelopes at 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



Mary Bush

Mary Frances (Maddox) Bush, 97, passed away August 27, 2016, at Ridgeview Care Center, Oblong, Ill., where she had been a resident for six months.

Visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 31, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Palestine. A Celebration of Life will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 1, at the Palestine First Presbyterian Church, with Pastor Karen Russell officiating the service. Burial will follow in the Palestine Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Palestine Library or to the Palestine First Presbyterian Church, with envelopes available at the funeral home.

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



Mark McCoy

Mark McCoy, 53, of Flat Rock, Ill., died at 1:56 p.m. on Monday, August 29, 2016.

A time of visitation will be held from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 2, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 3, at the funeral home with Bro. Gene Ellis officiating the service. Burial will follow in the Tohill Cemetery, rural Flat Rock, Ill. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Alberta Whitaker

Mrs. Alberta M. Whitaker, age 93, of Fremont, Ohio, formerly of Robinson, Ill., died Tuesday, August 30, 2016, at 5:30 p.m. at the Elmwood Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing, Fremont, Ohio, following many months of failing health.

Funeral service will be Tuesday, September 6, 2016, at 12:00 Noon at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Ill., with Pastor Trey Reed and Rev. Clinton Batchellor officiating. Visitation will be Tuesday, September 6, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. until time of services at 12:00 Noon at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Ill. Burial will be in the Crest Haven Memorial Gardens, rural Olney, Ill.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alberta M. Whitaker Fund, First Baptist Church, 301 South Jefferson Street, Robinson, Ill., or ProMedica Hospice, 430 S. Main St., Clyde, OH 43410, with envelopes available at the funeral home.

On-line condolences may be sent to: www.pulliamfuneralhomes.com.






Monday, August 29, 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.



Dianna Burford

Dianna Burford, 73, passed away August 1, 2016,in Olympia, Wash.

Private family services. Memorial donations may be made to Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation.

For the full obituary or to share memories, visit www.FuneralAlternatives.org.



Ronald Henderson

Ronald "Ron" Henderson, 73, Robinson, died on Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.

It was his wish to be cremated without a public service. The Goodwine Funeral Home, Robinson, is in charge of arrangements. Cards and flowers may be sent to the funeral home, located at 303 E Main St, Robinson, IL 62454.



Patsy Work

Patsy Joann Work, 78, Flat Rock, died Aug. 20, 2016, surrounded by her family from Azheimer's Disease.

A visitation will be from 12 p.m. to service time of 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, at Hughey Funeral Home, Mount Vernon, with Chaplian Ernie Collins officiating. Interment will follow at Bethel Memorial Cemetery in Mount Vernon.

In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Good Samaritan Hospice, 520 S. Seventh St., Vincennes IN, 47591.



Paul Courson, Jr.

Paul Courson, Jr., 87, Dieterich, died at 5:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, at HSHS St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.

Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28, at the Latona Church of Christ, Latona, with Nate Hagen officiating. Burial will be in the Dieterich Village Cemetery, Dieterich. Visitation will be held two hours prior to the service at the church. Donations may be made to the Latona Church of Christ or to a family friend battling ALS- Mike Beaulieu.

Funeral arrangements are being handled by the Meyer Funeral Home, Dieterich.



Rheta Tarr

Rheta A. Tarr, 80, Olney, died at 11:29 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016, at Richland Memorial Hospital, Olney.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 29, at the Meyer Funeral Home, Dieterich, with Chris Jennette officiating. Burial will be in the Wheeler Cemetery, Wheeler. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28. Donations may be made to the Calvary Baptist Academy.

Funeral arrangements are being handled by the Meyer Funeral Home in Dieterich.



Jerry Griese

Jerry Griese, 59, of Robinson, Ill., died on Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016, at the Crawford Memorial Hospital in Robinson.

A time of visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 30, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson. A graveside service will immediately follow the visitation and will be held in the Hardinville Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Lawrence Crawford Association for Exceptional Citizens. For more information, or to share a memory or condolence online, please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Irma Michl

Irma Jean Michl, 90, Newton, died at 2:05 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016, at her residence.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, Meyer Funeral Home, Newton, with Pastor Chuck Cunningham officiating. Burial will be in the Brockville Cemetery near Hunt City. Visitation will be held two hours prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Hospice of Southeastern Illinois.

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


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