Gene A. Fisher, 86, of Washington passed away at 11:52 a.m., Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at Unity Point Health Proctor.
Sue E. (Scifres) Mescher Jelesnianski, 65, of Maynardville, Tenn., formerly of Morton, passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 14, 2019 in Knoxville, Tenn., with her family by her side, after a brave 10-year battle with cancer.
Merlin F. “Max”, “Mert” Broers, 89, of Eureka, IL, formerly of Bloomington and Washington, IL, died at 10:50 p.m. Friday, August 23, 2019 at the Apostolic Christian Home in Eureka, Illinois.
Robert E. Sommer, 74, formerly of Morton, passed away on August 2, 2019, at his home near Two Harbors, Minnesota, after a brief illness. Family and friends were blessed to spend Rob’s final days with him.
Dolan Parkinson Hume, 90, of Morton, Ill., formerly of Prospect Heights, Ill. and Lincoln, Neb., passed away peacefully on August 8, 2019 at the OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home in Peoria, Ill., surrounded by family.
Robert E. “Bob” Dollinger, 82, of Morton passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 3, 2019 at Apostolic Christian Restmor in Morton after a courageous battle with bladder cancer metastasis.
Arta Lucille Anderson, 81, of Rio Rancho, New Mexico, formerly of Washington, IL went home to be with her Lord on May 30, 2019. She was born on August 8, 1937 to Arthur Carl and Hazel Lucille (Barrow) Heilman in Peoria, IL. Raised in Washington, IL Arta graduated from Washington Community Hi…
Gary Dean Springer, 73, of Eureka, IL went to be with his Heavenly Father on the wings of angels on July 22, 2019. He passed away from cardiac complications at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
Emery G. Tabor Jr., 67, of Lowpoint passed away at 4:23 a.m. on Monday, July 8, 2019, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. He was born on November 20, 1951 in Davenport, IA, the son of Emery G. and Barbara J. Quine Tabor Sr. He married Linda Shew on May 2, 1975 in Peoria.
Elmer Donald Martin, 93, of Morton passed away on Monday, July 8, 2019 at Apostolic Christian Restmor in Morton. Don was born March 4, 1926 on a farm southeast of Hopedale, IL, to Elmer and Clara (Nafziger) Martin. He married Vurla Birkey on June 26, 1949 at the Groveland Missionary Church. …
Mildred G. “Milly” Zimmerman, 95, of Morton passed away on Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at Apostolic Christian Restmor in Morton. Milly was born September 2, 1923 in Morton to George and Lavina (Stoller) Getz. She was a World War II bride, married on September 6, 1944, in Glendale, CA to Joseph C…
Irene C. Jackson, 79, of Morton passed away on Sunday, June 23, 2019 at her home. Irene was born December 9, 1939 in Peoria to George and Lucille (Higgins) Schubert. She married Robert Jackson. He preceded her in death on July 2, 2010.
Ruth Nicholson, 80, of Morton passed away on Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home in Peoria. Ruth was born April 16, 1939 in Sedgeletch, Fence Houses (United Kingdom). She married Ernest Nicholson on February 15, 1964.
Linda D. Hamilton, 72, of Groveland passed away on Sunday, June 23, 2019 at her home. Linda was born February 2, 1947, in Pekin to Merlin and Pauline (Anderson) Tucker. She married Andrew C. Hamilton on September 28, 1968 in Groveland.
James T. “Jim” Destefano, 87, of Morton passed away on Sunday, June 23, 2019 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. Jim was born February 12, 1932 in Monessen, PA, to James and Jessie (MacAlpine) Destefano. He married his wife Jean on August 24, 1985, in Lincoln, IL.
Altona “Tony” Chapman, 75, of Morton passed away Friday, June 14, 2019 at his residence surrounded by his family. He was born November 11, 1943 in Peoria, the son of the late Merle E. and Ruth L. Shaner Chapman. He married Patricia J. Parker on July 18, 1964 in Bellevue, IL.
Elda Heiniger, 103, of Morton passed away peacefully on Friday, June 14, 2019 at her home at The Villas of Holly Brook in Morton. She was compassionately cared for by the Holly Brook staff and Hospice Compassus.