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Marlene D. LaMotte, 74, of Momence passed away Friday (May 18, 2018) at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. Read more

Judy Ann Kimmel, 73, of Gilman, passed away at 2:42 p.m. Thursday (May 17, 2018) at Presence St. Mary's Hospital in Kankakee, following a short illness. Read more

Delores Anderson, 83, of Manteno, and formerly of Texas, went to be with our Lord on Thursday (May 17, 2018) from Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee. Read more

Mildred L. Winge, 99, of Kankakee, passed away Saturday (May 19, 2018) at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee. Read more

Here’s a list of the area obituaries according to the date the obituary was published in print (including name, age, city, date of death) for the week. Friday's edition is electronic only, and those obituaries also appear in either the Thursday or Saturday print edition. Read more

Frank M. Corsini, 63, of South Wilmington, passed away Sunday (May 6, 2018) at his home in South Wilmington. Read more

Yvonne Murrell, 74, of Kankakee, passed away May 3, 2018, at Presence St. Mary’s Hospital in Kankakee. Read more

Jeanette F. DuBois, 83, of Kankakee, passed away Wednesday (May 9, 2018) at River North of Bradley Health and Rehabilitation Center in Bradley. Read more

Bennie D. Warren, 69, of Kankakee, passed away Tuesday (May 8, 2018) at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee. Read more

LaVon Farman, 93, of Kankakee, passed away Monday (May 7, 2018) at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee. Read more

Marion Harvey Gallup, 91, of Pontiac, passed away at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday (May 8, 2018) at Tjardes Health Care Center at Evenglow Lodge in Pontiac. Read more

​Joanne Schoolman Covec, 75, of Incline Village, Nev., and formerly of Sheldon, passed away on Wednesday (May 2, 2018) at a Memory Care facility in Reno, Nev. Read more

Barbara Caraker, 60, of Manteno, passed away Saturday (May 5, 2018) at Presence St. Mary's Hospital in Kankakee. Read more

Georgia M. Paquette, 94, of Manteno, passed away Sunday (May 6, 2018) at Heritage Woods Nursing Home of Manteno. Read more

LaVon Farman, 93, of Kankakee, passed away Monday, May 7, 2018, at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee. Read more

Jessie R. Pittman, 92, of Bradley, passed away Saturday (May 5, 2018) at Watseka Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Watseka. Read more

Frank M. Cahan, 93, of Normal, passed away at 9:30 a.m. Sunday (May 6, 2018) at his home. Read more

David Joseph Gualandi, 71, of Morris, went home to be with the Lord Sunday (May 6, 2018) after a long, difficult battle with cancer. He was surrounded by loving family when he passed away in his home. Read more

Rebecca L. (Becky) McComb, 65, of St. Anne, passed away Monday (May 7, 2018) at her home, following a six-month battle with fast-progressing ALS. Read more

Lora Marie Smith, 85, of Manteno, passed away Saturday (May 5, 2018) at her home. Read more

Here’s a list of the area obituaries according to the date the obituary was published in print (including name, age, city, date of death) for the week. Friday's edition is electronic only, and those obituaries also appear in either the Thursday or Saturday print edition. Read more

Robert “Bob” Cheffer, 87, of East Moline, passed away April 24, 2018, at Genesis Health System, Illini Campus, Silvis, with his family by his side. Read more

Robert “Bob” Cheffer, 87, of East Moline, passed away April 24, 2018, at Genesis Health System, Illini Campus, Silvis, with his family by his side.

Daniel Verne Pepper was born on March 7, 1934, in Gary, Ind., the son of Laurence C. and Ada (Ellis) Pepper.

Harriet Janzow (nee Friedman), 98, a native of St. Anne, and formerly of Kankakee and Bourbonnais, passed away peacefully Tuesday (May 1, 2018), in Sacramento, Calif.

Dorothy Gayle Hart (nee Unz), 82, of Reddick, passed away Friday (May 4, 2018) at Miller Rehabilitation Center in Kankakee.

Carl B. Schmidt, 75, of Spring Lake, Mich., and formerly of Monee, passed away Thursday (May 3, 2018) at Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids, Mich.

Timothy Mims, 61, of Bradley, passed away Tuesday (May 1, 2018) at River North of Bradley Nursing Home in Bradley.

Erma Martin Tebo, 92, of Cissna Park, passed away Friday (April 27, 2018) at her home.

Beverly A. Bleise, 64, of Kankakee, passed away Thursday (April 26, 2018) at Presence St. Mary’s Hospital in Kankakee.

Lorraine M. Frazier, 84, passed away April 23, 2018, at Heritage Woods in Manteno.

Mary G. Stewart (nee Vallone), 91, of Plainfield, and formerly of Braidwood, passed away April 21, 2018, at her home.

James D. “J.D.” Butler, 79, of Milford, passed away on Friday (April 27, 2018) at Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Joliet.

Richard K. Turner, 77, of Cullom, passed away at 11:55 a.m. on Saturday (April 28, 2018) at his home.

Wayne H. Smith, 80, of Kankakee, passed away Saturday (April 28, 2018) at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee.

Nancy J. Turro, 79, of Kankakee, passed away on Sunday (April 29, 2018) at Presence St. Mary’s Hospital in Kankakee.

Ralph D. Spenard, 94, of Bradley, passed away Sunday (April 29, 2018) at his home.

James Bingham Vickery, 70, of St. Anne, passed away Monday (April 30, 2018) at the University of Chicago Medical Center in Chicago.

Michael W. Lawrence, 65, of Momence, passed away Wednesday (April 25, 2018) at his home.

David H. Cluver, 83, of Watseka, passed away on Friday (April 27, 2018) at Iroquois Resident Home in Watseka.

Warren E. Cochran, 95, of Herscher, passed away on Thursday (April 26, 2018) at the Harvest View Independent and Assisted Living facility in Herscher.

The Hertz family lost their beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Vivienne V. Hertz, 89, who passed away at a family home on March 27, 2018. After a valiant effort to cope with her multiple health challenges, she left for her heavenly home, surrounded by her loving family. Her p…

Here’s a list of the area obituaries according to the date the obituary was published in print (including name, age, city, date of death) for the week. Friday's edition is electronic only, and those obituaries also appear in either the Thursday or Saturday print edition.

Gary V. Baker, 77, of Ventura, Calif., and formerly of Watseka, passed away April 17, 2018, at Community Hospital in Ventura, Calif.

Randall "Randy" Lee Spargur, 61, of Manteno, passed away Thursday (April 26, 2018) at Glenshire Nursing Center in Richton Park, following a four-year battle with cancer.

Warren E . Cochran, 95, of Herscher, passed away Thursday (April 26, 2018) at Harvest View Living in Herscher.

Marlene A. Lynch (Kregel) went home to the Lord on Wednesday (April 26, 2018).

Diana Lynn Royster-Tutewiler, 54, of Bogart, Ga., and formerly of Bradley, passed away April 21, 2018, at her home, surrounded by her loving family after a 2 1/2 year battle with non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Skip Fouse, 52, and a resident of Buckley for 28 years, passed away at 11:30 a.m. Friday (April 20, 2018) at his home in Buckley, following a battle with melanoma. 

Frances R. Strean, 80, of Iroquois, passed away on Tuesday (April 24, 2018) at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee.

Daniel Allen Klimas, 68, of Henderson, Nev., and formerly of Kankakee, passed away April 5, 2018, at his home in Henderson, Nev., after an illness that had lasted several months.

Russell Hartman, 87, of Kankakee, passed away on Jan. 23, 2018, at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee.

Anne (Borschnack) Flanagan, formerly of Herscher, Wilmington and Crete, passed away recently.

Kathy Ann Deatherage, 57, of Momence, passed away Wednesday (April 11, 2018) at Presence St. Joseph Hospital in Joliet.

Martha Callaway (Toler), 87, of Bradley, passed away Monday (April 23, 2018) at River North Nursing Home in Bradley.

Carol Ann Crusie, 69, of Milford, passed away on Monday (April 23, 2018) at Watseka Rehab and Health Care Center.

Donna E. Nesland, 68, of Peotone, passed away Monday (April 23, 2018) at Franciscan Health in Olympia Fields.