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home : deaths : death notices August 28, 2014


Week of Aug. 25, 2014
Geneva Albert

Geneva (Dedrick) Albert, 91, Zephyrhills, Fla., formerly of Robinson, Ill., passed away at 6:58 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, at Zephyrhills Health and Rehab, Zephyrhills, Fla.

A local graveside service is at a later date.



Dolors Brockett

Dolors Elizabeth (Copper) Brockett, 93, Newton, died at 11:05 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at Richland Memorial Hospital, Olney. 

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 29, at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church, Ste. Marie, with Fr. Al Kemme celebrating mass. Burial will be in the St. Mary's Cemetery, Ste. Marie. Visitation will be held one hour before the mass in the church. Memorials may be made to St. Thomas or St. Mary's Church. 



Don Shidler

Donnis LeRoy Shidler, 71, of Robinson passed away on August 27, 2014, at 5:18 a.m. at his home in Robinson.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday August 29, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Palestine, with Pastor Jeff Brinkman officiating. Burial will follow at the Hutsonville Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service on Friday. Memorial contributions may be made to the VFW Transportation Fund. For more information or to leave a memory online please visit www.goodwinefuneralhomes.com.



Leslie Mayhew

Leslie G. Mayhew, 65, Robinson, died Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at his home in Robinson.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, Aug. 29, at 2 p.m. at the Goodwine Funeral Home, Robinson, with Celebrant Curt Goodwine officiating. Burial will follow at the Robinson New Cemetery.



Teresa Cregger

Teresa L. Cregger, 53, Oblong, died at 2:25 p.m. Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at Crawford Memorial Hospital, Robinson.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Pulliam Funeral Home, Oblong.



Douglas Davis

Douglas E. Davis, 70, Casa Grande, Ariz., formerly of Robinson and Olney, died unexpectedly at his home Aug. 22, 2014.

Funeral is 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, at Goodwine Funeral Home, Robinson, with Pastors Butch Wood and Shane Bopp officiating. Burial is in Robinson New Cemetery. Visitation is from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday.



Iris Chapman

Iris L. Chapman, 80, of Rockville, Ind., formerly of Crawford County, Ill., died at Hendricks Regional Hospital in Danville, Ind., Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, after a brief illness.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson. Curt Goodwine will be the celebrant in charge of services. Burial will be in the Robinson New Cemetery. Visitation is from 10 a.m. Tuesday prior to the service.



Sandra Antey

Sandra Sue Antey, 73, Newton, died at 11:15 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at her home.

Private family services will be held with burial in the Ste. Marie Cemetery. Arrangements are under the care of the Meyer Funeral Home, Newton.

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Thomas Kirkland

Thomas "Ed" Edison Kirkland, 85, Claremont, died July 30, 2014.

Funeral is 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, at the Chauncey Church of God. Visitation is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Sivert-Macey and Steffey Funeral Home, Sumner. Burial is at Chauncey Cemetery.



Douglas Malcom

Douglas Keith Malcom, 56, Casey, formally of Robinson and Olney, died at 2:45 p.m. on Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center, Mattoon, from complications of cancer.

Graveside funeral services and burial will be conducted at 2:45 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 2, at the Washington Street Cemetery, Casey. Visitation will be held from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. prior to the service at the Markwell Funeral Home, 200 N. Central Ave., Casey.



Louis Rieman

Louis Rieman, 83, Wheeler, died at 8:12 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 4, at St. Aloysius Catholic Church in Bishop Creek, with Fr. Ken Rosswog celebrating mass. Burial will be in the Bailey Cemetery in Latona, with full military rites by the Teutopolis American Legion Post 924. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 3, at the church and half hour prior to mass.



Kathryn Gruber

Kathryn Faye Gruber, 67, Olney, died July 30, 2014, at her residence.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 4, at St. Mary Church, Madison, by Fr. Manny Cuizon. The same church where she grew up across the street from and was baptized, confirmed, and later married in. Visitation is from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home, Olney. Burial is at Mount Carmel Cemetery, Belleville.



Margaret Littlejohn

Margaret Jane Littlejohn, 77, Robinson, died at 11:35 a.m. July 29, 2014, at Heritage Health in Robinson.

Funeral services will be held privately. Burial will follow at the Hardinville Cemetery.



Louis Rieman

Louis Rieman, 83, Wheeler, died at 8:12 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

Arrangements are pending at Meyer Funeral Home, Dieterich.



Maurice Calvert

Maurice John Calvert, age 81, of Saint Marie, Ill., passed away July 28, 2014, at Heartland Christian Village, Neoga, Ill.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at the Grace United Methodist Church, with Pastor Tim Pearce and Retired Navy Chief Tim Dion officiating. Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Thursday, July 31, at the Grace United Methodist Church with no visitation being held Friday prior to the service. Burial will be in the Aten Cemetery, Hidalgo, Ill., with full military rights being conducted by the Sainte Marie American Legion Post.



Joseph Smith

Joseph Dwain "Joe" Smith, 72, of rural Oblong, Ill., passed away at 8 p.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014, at St. Mary's Medical Center, Evansville, Ind., following a battle with lung cancer.

A celebration of Joe's life will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at the Pulliam Funeral Home in Oblong, with Bro. Phil Boyd officiating. Burial will follow in the Prairie Cemetery, rural Oblong Township, with military rites conducted by the Oblong American Legion Post 219. Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. on Thursday, July 31, 2014, at the funeral home.



Anthony McDaniel

Anthony "Tony" Wayne McDaniel, 52, of Indianapolis, Ind., passed away at 12:39 p.m. (EST) Friday, July 25, 2014, at the Eskenazi Hospital, in Indianapolis.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 30, at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Palestine, with Pastor Dennis Steckley officiating. Burial will follow at the Palestine Cemetery. There will be a time of visitation from 4-7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 29, at the funeral home.



Ruthann Bucksot

Ruthann (Smith) Bucksot, 77, Ellettsville, Ind., died Tuesday evening, July 22, 2014, at Bloomington, Ind., Hospital following an 11-month illness.

Memorial service was Saturday, July 26, at the Area 10 Agency on Aging.



Janie Martinez

Janie Lou Martinez, 46, Montrose, died at 10:05 a.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014, at her home.

Arrangements are pending at Meyer Funeral Home, Dieterich.



Leonard Mette

Leonard Charles Mette, 90, Wheeler, died at 10:28 a.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Evergreen Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Effingham.

Mass of Christian burial is 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 29, at St. Aloysius Catholic Church, Bishop Creek, with Fr. Sylvano Pera celebrating Mass. Burial is in Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Dieterich. Visitation is from 5-7 p.m. today at the church.

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Arthus Pickens

Arthus C. "Art" Pickens, 95, of rural Wheeler, died at 12:15 a.m. on Thursday, June 26, 2014, at Newton Rest Haven. 

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, July 1, at Meyer Funeral Home in Newton. Burial will follow in the Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery, Newton, with full military rites. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Monday with a Masonic service at 7 p.m.



Randy Reynolds

Randy William Reynolds, 43, Avon, Ind., formerly of Robinson, Ill., passed away Wednesday June 25, 2014, at Community North Hospital, Castleton, Ind. Randy's battle with cancer was hard fought and unfortunately very quick.

A Celebration of Randy's Life Service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Central Time Monday, June 30, 2014, at Pulliam Funeral Home, Robinson, Ill., with Rev. Tom Akers officiating. Burial will follow in Bradbury Cemetery near West York, Ill. Visitation will be Sunday, June 29, 2014, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the funeral home.



William McCormick

William Robert McCormick, 92 of rural Palestine, Ill., died at 6:59 a.m. EST Wednesday, June 25, 2014, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.

Graveside funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 28, 2014, at the Oak Grove Cemetery, rural Palestine, with military honors being conducted by the combined units of the Palestine AmVets Post 33, Robinson V.F.W. Post 4549, Robinson American Legion Post 69, and Flat Rock American Legion Post 132. Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the Goodwine Funeral Home in Palestine.



Dean Fasig

Dean F. Fasig, 86, of Casey, Ill., passed away at 8 p.m. on Monday, June 23, 2014, at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 28, 2014, at the Markwell Funeral Home with Brother Ivan Bennett officiating. Burial will follow in the Washington Street Cemetery, Casey, Ill., with graveside military rites by the Casey VFW and Hazel Dell American Legion. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday evening at the Markwell Funeral Home, 200 N. Central Ave., Casey, Ill.



Theodore Kocher

Theodore A. Kocher, 95, of Newton, died at 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at Newton Rest Haven.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 28, at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church. Visitation will be held from 9 - 10 a.m. preceding the service at the church. Arrangements are under the care of the Meyer Funeral Home, Newton.



Doit Reed

Doit G. Reed, 81, Annapolis, died June 26, 2014, at 12:30 a.m., at Ridgeview Care Center in Oblong.

Arrangements are pending at Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson.



Olin Christine

Olin L. Christine, 92, of Robinson, passed away June 24th, 2014, at 5:25 a.m., at the Heritage Health Nursing Home in Robinson.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 27, at the Goodwine Funeral Home. Burial will follow at the Kirk Cemetery in Robinson with Military Honors performed by the Robinson VFW post 4549. There will be a time of visitation preceding the service from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.



Joseph Sechrest

Joseph W. Sechrest, age 92 of Bridgeport, passed away at his home surrounded by loved ones on Tuesday, June 24, 2014.

A funeral service will be held for Joseph W. Sechrest at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 28, 2014, at the Cunningham Funeral Home in Bridgeport. Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Friday evening. Burial will take place in the Bridgeport City Cemetery.



Bobbie Daugherty

Bobbie Lou Daugherty, age 78 of Martinsville, Ill., passed away on Saturday, June 21, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. at her home, surrounded by her loving family.

A visitation will be held on Tuesday, June 24, 2014, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, June 25, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. at Goodwin Family Funeral Home. Services will be officiated by Brother Steve Dolson of The West Union First Baptist Church. Burial will take place at Ridgelawn Cemetery in Martinsville. The entire family wishes to give a heart felt thank you for the special care Mom received from the nurses of Lincolnland Hospice.



Doris Irvin

Doris Louise Irvin, 83, Jacksonville, died at 1:10 a.m. Saturday, June 21, 2014, at Effingham Rehabiltation and Health Care Center.

Graveside service is 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, at Jacksonville East Cemetery. Arrangements are under the care of the Meyer Funeral Home, Newton.



Patsy Thompson

Patsy Ruth Thompson, 77 of Hutsonville, Ill., died at Union Hospital in Terre Haute, Ind., at 10:36 a.m. (est) Monday, June 23, 2014, after an extended illness.

Graveside funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 26, at the Hutsonville Cemetery with Rev. Bessie Adams in charge of services. The Goodwine Funeral Home in Palestine is in charge of arrangements.



Maretta Garrard

Maretta Jean Garrard, 56 Paducah, Ky., died Friday, June 20, 2014, at Baptist Health in Paducah, Ky.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 24, at 1 p.m. at the River of Grace Fellowship Church, Benton, Ky. Pastors Robert Garrard and Chris Garrard will officiate. Interment will follow in the Marshall Co. Memory Gardens, Benton, Ky.



Robert White

Robert L. White, 84, Marshall, formerly of West Union, died Friday, June 20, 2014, at his home.

Service in honor of his life will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Pearce Funeral Home with Rev. David Deal officiating. Burial will be in the Ohio Cemetery, rural West Union with military graveside rites performed by VFW Post 5975 and Clark Co. Post 90 of the American Legion. Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.



Henry Frey

Henry Frey, 88 of Marion, died at 7:45 a.m. on Saturday, June 21, 2014, at Casey Health Care Center, Casey.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Goodwin Family Funeral Home & Crematory, Casey.



Rhea Beasley

Rhea Beasley, 74, Casey, died at 7:17 p.m. on Sunday, June 22, 2014, at her home.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Goodwin Family Funeral Home & Crematory, Casey.






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