Marjorie L. Cullen passed away on April 7, 2020, at Washington Senior Living.  She was born October 2, 1919, on the farm of her parents, Fred and Edena (Peters) Broers, southeast of Minonk. 

George G. Muller, 83, of Washington passed away at 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 2, 2020, at Unity Point Health Proctor in Peoria with his family by his side.

Mildred A. “Millie” Watt, 84, of Metamora, IL, passed away at 11:45 a.m. on Monday, April 6, 2020, at Unity Point Health-Methodist in Peoria, IL.  She was born on January 18, 1936, in Lincoln, IL, to Rudolph F. and Mary E. (Voight) Keith.  She married Ralph E. Watt on June 30, 1957, in Havan…

Richard N. “Dick” Ruffini, 92, of Morton, IL, passed away Monday, March 30, 2020, at OSF St. Francis, Peoria, IL.

John Lee Fetters, age 71, of Washington, IL, passed away on Tuesday, March 24, 2020, at his home in Washington after a short battle with pancreatic cancer. He was born December 27, 1948, in Danville, IL, to Floyd and Viola (Queen) Fetters.

Dennis Lynn Deppert,75, of Germantown Hills, passed away at Unity Point Health-Methodist in Peoria, IL, on Sunday, March 22, 2020. He was born on November 6, 1944, in Pekin, IL, to John and Katherine Deppert.

Barbara “Barb” Ann Kirk of Washington, IL, passed away peacefully at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria on March 21, 2020, at 1:12 p.m. from complications of ARDS (acute respiratory distress syndrome) due to the flu and pneumonia. She was born on February 6, 1957, in Lincoln, IL, the d…

Marilee Coulter, 78, of Morton, went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Sunday, March 15, 2020.

Melvin “Mel” Robert Morger passed away with his family by his side on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at the age of 92. His life was well lived and he was well loved!  The Lord called him home in a peaceful manner.

LouAnn Naffziger, 83, of Washington passed away at 12:59 p.m., Sunday, March 1, 2020, at her residence surrounded by her loving family.

Wayne A. Klein, 61, of Pekin, formerly of Washington, passed away at 5:07 a.m. on Friday, February 21, 2020, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria with his family by his side. Wayne was born March 14, 1958, in Peoria the son of Willard and Genavie Honegger Klein. He married Victoria J.…

Terry L. Teske, 71, of Morton, formerly of Rochester MN, passed away Wednesday, February 19, 2020, at his home.

Raymond William “Bill” Wilson, 81, of Washington, IL, passed away at 4:52 p.m.  Monday, February 17, 2020, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

Shirley A. Houghton, 84, of Morton, passed away Monday, February 17, 2020, at her home.

Nathan W. Brunk, 30, of Germantown Hills, IL, formerly of Washington, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, February 10, 2020, at his residence.

Jane K. Replogle, 81, of Conyers, GA, formerly of Morton, passed away on Wednesday, February 12, 2020, at Morningside of Conyers, in Conyers, GA.

Susan L. Nichol, 57, of Tremont, passed away on Wednesday, February 5, 2020, at UnityPoint Health Methodist in Peoria.

Catherine F. “Kay” Winslow, 88, of Washington, passed away Wednesday, February 5, 2020, at Supportive Living of Washington in Washington.

Terry P. Smith, Sr., 64, of Morton, passed away on Monday, February 10, 2020, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

Virginia M. Christie, 101, of Morton, passed away Tuesday, February 4, 2020, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

John David Opem, 86, of Peoria, passed away Saturday, February 1, 2020, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, surrounded by his loving wife and family.

Verla Frietsch, 95, of rural Deer Creek, passed away in the early morning on February 4, 2020, at Hopedale Nursing Home.

Mathew B. Belmont, 44, of Morton, passed away on Saturday, February 1, 2020, at his home.

Warren E. Parr, 91, a resident of Snyder Village in Metamora, IL, passed away at 9:48 p.m. Monday, January 20, 2020, at Snyder Village Healthcare Center.

Wayne E. Hoffman, 84, of Morton, passed away on Tuesday, January 21, 2020, at UnityPoint Health Proctor in Peoria.

Elmer M. Birkey, 98, of Morton, passed away on Saturday, January 18, 2020, at Apostolic Christian Restmor in Morton.

Pepper Marie Davis, 42, of Sunnyland, left this world unexpectedly on Thursday, January 9, 2020.  Pepper came into this world on 07-07-77.  Possibly she chose that distinctive date so her birthday would never be forgotten.  On that day she made her mother very happy to be her first born.  Pe…

Cora M. Leman, 103, of Peoria, IL, passed away on Monday, January 13, 2020, at Apostolic Christian Skylines in Peoria.

Mildred A. Banister, 90, of Morton, passed away on January 11, 2020, at Amy’s Country Manor in Pekin.

Dorothy J. Ryder, 80, of Morton, passed away on Saturday, January 11, 2020, at Aperion Care in Morton.

Robert “Bob” Donald Hertenstein, Jr., 59, of Morton, passed away on Thursday evening, January 9, 2020, at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach, FL, surrounded by his family.

Judith Kay Seibert, 71, of Washington, IL, passed away on Friday, January 3, 2020, at Snyder Village Health Center in Metamora, IL.

Rita Jean (Kirby) Hoog, 92, passed peacefully at 2 a.m., Sunday, December 22, 2019, at Rosewood Care Center in East Peoria.

Norma M. Drummond, 88, of Morton, passed away Wednesday, January 1, 2020, at Apostolic Christian Restmor in Morton.

Patricia “Pat” Lee (Darrow) Bailey, 66, of East Peoria, IL, passed away at 11:33 a.m. Friday, December 27, 2019, surrounded by her family. 

LaVerne C. Miller, 93, of Germantown Hills, IL, passed away at 4:06 a.m. on Saturday, December 21, 2019, at Snyder Village Memory Care in Metamora, IL.  She was born on June 13, 1926, in Germantown Hills to William and Mollie (Schwenk) Schneider.  She married Donald Schroeder on June 14, 194…

Carol Lynn Keller, 62, of Washington, IL, passed away at 10:03 p.m. Wednesday, December 18, 2019, at St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, IL, with her family by her side.

Paul C. Rainey, 93, of Bay View Gardens, Illinois, passed away peacefully at Unity Point Health Methodist Hospital in Peoria, Illinois on December 17, 2019, surrounded by his family.

Kimberly Anne (Nieukirk) Eccles, 51, passed away at OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home on December 15, 2019, at 7:43 a.m.

Betty J. Boynton, 90, of Morton, passed away Saturday, December 7, 2019, at her home.

Larry R. “Kidd” Menold, 67, of Morton, passed away on Saturday, December 7, 2019, at UnityPoint Health Methodist in Peoria.

Michelle L. Zath, 55, of Washington, formerly of Morton, passed away on Sunday, December 8, 2019, at UnityPoint Health Methodist in Peoria.

Homer A. Gundy, 84, of Washington passed away at 12:25 p.m., Saturday, December 7, 2019, at Apostolic Christian Home in Eureka.

Edith E. Lange, 84, of Washington, IL, passed away at 12:20 p.m. on Tuesday, December 3, 2019, at her residence.

Dennis R. Adams, 75, of Metamora, passed away at 4:53 a.m. on Monday, December 2, 2019, at OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home in Peoria.

Bernadine J. Cannon, 95, of Washington, formerly of Creve Coeur and Metamora, passed away at 9:05 a.m. Sunday, November 17, 2019, at her residence.

Larry F. Koch, Sr., 69, of Morton, passed away on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at his home.

Eleanor Meyer, 92, of Morton, passed away on Friday, November 15, 2019 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

Loren R. Gillan, 84, of Morton, passed away on Friday, November 15, 2019 at Hopedale Medical Complex.

Linden J. Hockenbury, Jr, 44, of Oretta, LA, formerly of Washington, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at his residence from diabetic complications.

Roswell G. Daniels M.D., D.P.H., 95, of East Peoria, formerly of Morton, passed away on Sunday, November 10, 2019, at Richard Owens Hospice Home in Peoria.

Jerry M. Moreland, 72, of Morton, passed away on Wednesday, November 6, 2019.

Arlene K. Stufflebeam, 71, of East Peoria, passed away on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at her home.