Timothy “Tim” Charles Endres, 49, of Kankakee, passed away in the early hours of Sunday (April 5, 2020), at University of Chicago Hospital. Read more

HIGHLAND, IND. — Jeffrey Thomas Lahners, 64, of Highland, Ind., and formerly of Bradley, entered into eternal rest on Monday (April 6, 2020). Read more

It is with profound sadness that the family of Michael W. “Mike” Bourgeois announces his passing. He passed away Wednesday (April 8, 2020), due to complications of his four-year-long battle with Pancreatic cancer. At age 64, he passed away peacefully in his lifelong home, with his wife, Susa… Read more

KANKAKEE — Mary E. “Betty” Clodi, 78, of Kankakee, passed away Monday (April 6, 2020) at Miller Healthcare Center in Kankakee. Read more

KANKAKEE — Agnes Elizabeth Kowitz Boulger, age 99, passed away Tuesday (April 7, 2020) at Riverside Assisted Living Center in Kankakee. Read more

KANKAKEE — Patrice R. Barnes, “Trice,” 38, was born to Ruebena Barnes-Parnell and Robert Roan at Riverside Medical Center on Feb. 4, 1982. Patrice passed away at home from complications of Huntington’s Disease on April 3, 2020. Read more

BOCA RATON, FLA. — Ann Rogers, 82, of Boca Raton, Fla., and formerly of Bourbonnais, passed away April 4, 2020, at her home. Read more

MANTENO — Bernita Rose Caron, 90, formerly of Manteno, passed away Monday (April 6, 2020) at Momence Meadows Long Term Care Facility, Momence. Read more

CHEBANSE — Rosalie Anderson, 83, of rural Kankakee/Chebanse, passed away the afternoon of Thursday (March 26, 2020) at her home, following a lengthy illness. Read more

SUN RIVER TERRACE — Vermell Lockett Jr., 77, of Sun River Terrace, passed away Saturday (April 4, 2020) at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee. Read more

CRYSTAL LAKE — Timothy J. Pearson, 62, of Crystal Lake, passed away suddenly on Saturday (April 4, 2020) at his home. Read more

KANKAKEE — Rose Mary Ciaccio, 91, of Kankakee, passed away March 23, 2020, at Citadel Care Center in Kankakee. Read more

PEOTONE — Born Jan. 8, 1924, at Ingalls Memorial Hospital, Eleanor O. Rathje (nee Jensen) passed away at her home in Peotone on Sunday (April 5, 2020). Read more

KANKAKEE — Bettye N. Sykes, 83, of Kankakee, passed away Saturday (April 4, 2020) at her home. Read more

CHEBANSE — Walter Thomas Hissong, 6 months, of Chebanse, passed away Saturday (April 4, 2020) at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana. Read more

KANKAKEE — Billy E. Tucker, 58, of Kankakee, passed away Friday (April 3, 2020) at his home. Read more

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BOURBONNAIS — Steven P. Haynes, 78, of Bourbonnais, passed away Friday (April 3, 2020) at Amita Health St. Mary’s Hospital in Kankakee. Read more

BOURBONNAIS — Russell J. Kirchman, 79, of Bourbonnais, passed away March 25, 2020, at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee. Read more

DONOVAN — Robert D. Riley, 65, of Donovan, passed away March 30, 2020, at Kindred Hospital in Indianapolis, Ind. Read more

WATSEKA — Xavier Ray Avalos, 4 months, of Watseka, passed away Tuesday (March 31, 2020) at Iroquois Memorial Hospital in Watseka. Read more

Edna Fatka Carriger, 93, of Gilman, passed away Wednesday (April 1, 2020) at Presence Merkle-Knipprath Nursing Home in Clifton. Funeral arrangements are by Knapp-Redenius Funeral Home in Gilman. Read more

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RIDGEVILLE — Leon Thomas, 83, of Ridgeville, passed away on Friday (March 27, 2020). Read more

BONFIELD — Johnny H. Schultz, 74, of Bonfield, passed away Saturday (March 28, 2020) at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee. Read more

ESSEX — Albert Brunner, 89, of Paray Vieille, France, and formerly of Essex, passed away March 24, 2020, at his home. Read more

MANTENO — Judith A. Moniak, or “Aunt Judy” as she was known to many, many people, age 68, of Manteno, passed away Saturday (March 28, 2020) in Kankakee. Read more

KANKAKEE — James Lee Ward Jr., nicknamed “Jr.” or “Ward,” age 73, of Kankakee, passed away March 20, 2020, at his home.

BRADLEY — Philip Glen Tucker, 83, of Bradley, passed away Friday (March 27, 2020) at the Illinois Veterans Home at Manteno.

BRAIDWOOD — Katherine Rebecca Mitchell (nee Bumpous), 95, of Braidwood, passed away peacefully Saturday (March 28, 2020) at Heritage Health in Dwight.

WATSEKA — Sherryl “Sherry” Riley, 79 of Watseka passed away on Saturday, March 28, 2020, at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee.

SULLIVAN — Ormond D. “Dean” Horn, 80, of Sullivan, passed away at 1:30 p.m. Thursday (March 12, 2020); and his wife, Martha L. Horn, 88, of Sullivan, passed away at 10:12 p.m. Tuesday (March 24, 2020). Both were residents of Mason Point Senior Citizens’ Living in Sullivan.

BOURBONNAIS — Mary P. Nutting, 94, of Momence, passed away Friday (March 27, 2020) at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee.

WATSEKA — Richard Alfred “Dick” Martin, of Watseka, passed away March 19, 2020, in Boyton Beach, Fla., as a result of congestive heart failure.

BUCKINGHAM — Ruby A. Strachan, 86, of Buckingham, passed away Thursday (March 26, 2020) at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee.

ST. ANNE — Fred Wayne Sparrow, 91, of St. Anne and Grand Rapids, Mich., peacefully stepped into the arms of Jesus on Friday (March 27, 2020).

KANKAKEE — Elinor K. Barber, 76, of Kankakee, passed away at her home on Wednesday (March 25, 2020).

KANKAKEE — Rose Mary Ciaccio, 91, of Kankakee, passed away Monday (March 23, 2020) at Citadel Care Center, Kankakee.

MANTENO — Janet L. Nigg, 62, of Manteno, passed away Tuesday (March 24, 2020) at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee.

BOURBONNAIS — Deborah L. “Debbie” Rawlings, 68, of Bourbonnais, passed away Monday (March 23, 2020) at her home.

CISSNA PARK — Lucille Margaret Hustedt Vogel, 93, of Cissna Park, passed away Wednesday (March 25, 2020) at her home.

MANTENO — Marie H. Reneau, 95, of Manteno, passed away Saturday (March 21, 2020) at Heritage Woods Assisted Living of Manteno.

MANTENO — Kathryn Susan Martini, 85, of Kankakee, passed away Wednesday (March 25, 2020) in Aurora, surrounded by family.

Almost 75 years ago, a young U.S. Navy officer and an even younger college coed married in a priest’s parlor in Norfolk, Va. They are once again together. Ruth Lorene (nee Spalding) Dennis, 96, passed away peacefully Thursday (March 26, 2020) at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee, surround…

THE VILLAGES, FLA. — Kenneth L. Jaffe, “Ken,” 86, of The Villages, Fla., and formerly of Kankakee, passed away Tuesday (March 24, 2020) at The Villages, as a result of natural causes.

BRADLEY — Geraldine A. “Geri” Liebl, 89, of Bradley, passed away Sunday (March 22, 2020) at Watseka Healthcare Center.

KANKAKEE — Manuel Pizano, 79, of Kankakee, passed away Sunday (March 22, 2020) at his home.

ASHKUM — Mrs. Marilyn Kay Harms, 68, of Ashkum, passed away Friday afternoon (March 20, 2020) following a lengthy illness. She was surrounded by her family.

Holly Amanda Zykwa, 77, of Wilmington, and formerly of Alsip, passed away Thursday (March 19, 2020) at Morris Hospital in Morris. Funeral arrangements are by R.W. Patterson Funeral Home and Crematory, Braidwood.

IROQUOIS — Orrin N. Rowe Jr., 79, of Iroquois, passed away Thursday (March 19, 2020) at Iroquois Memorial Hospital in Watseka.

SLIDELL, LA. — Eric Joseph Nelson, of Slidell, La., passed away at the age of 50, on Wednesday (March 18, 2020).

PEOTONE — Ruth Warren Daum, 88, passed away peacefully at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee, on March 20, 2020.

BOURBONNAIS — George E. Hock Jr., 61, of Bourbonnais, passed away Monday (March 16, 2020) at Amita Health St. Mary’s Hospital in Kankakee.

CARY — Alex A. Bernardino, 56, of Cary, and formerly of Bourbonnais, passed away Tuesday (March 17, 2020) at his home.

BOURBONNAIS — Jerry Lee Vinson, 88, of Bourbonnais, went to heaven on Wednesday (March 18, 2020).

GRANT PARK — Edith I. “Edie” Grimes (nee Cirks), 92, of rural Grant Park, passed away March 13, 2020, at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee.