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Obituaries

Lois Despain

CHERRY — Lois Despain, 64, of Cherry passed away Wednesday, July 26, 2017, at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley.
Donna Ratliff

Donna Ratliff

QUINCY — Donna J. (Hartz) Ratliff, 90, of Quincy, formerly of Sheffield, died Sunday, July 23, 2017, at the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy…

Effie Gerard

BUDA — Effie JoAnn Gerard, 84, of Buda passed away Tuesday, July 25, 2017, in her home. Effie was b…
Betty Dunavin

Betty Dunavin

ROCK FALLS — Betty June (Knepp) Dunavin, 72, died at her home in Rock Falls on Saturday, July 22, 2017, following an extended illness.
Geraldine ‘Gerry’ Voy

Geraldine ‘Gerry’ Voy

ROCKFORD — Geraldine “Gerry” Theresa Scully Voy, 88, of Rockford passed away Wednesday, July 19, 2017, in Mercy Health Rockford Memorial Hos…

Mark Booth

PRINCETON — Mark L. Booth, 61, of Princeton passed away Saturday, July 1, 2017, from truck accident near Joliet.
Doris Rote

Doris Rote

PRINCETON — Doris M.Rote, 92, of Princeton passed away Wednesday, July 19, 2017, at Colonial HealthCare and Rehabilitation Centre in Princet…

Nancy Iverson

GLEN ELLYN — Nancy N. (nee Norden) Iverson died peacefully on Tuesday, July 18, 2017. Nancy was bor…
Larry Rickert

Larry Rickert

OHIO, Ill. — Larry Rickert, 74, of Ohio, Ill., passed away Wednesday, July 12, 2017, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

Joan Raney

RAYMORE, Mo. — Joan Renee (Fordham) Raney, 64, of Raymore, Mo., passed away Friday, June 30, 2017. …
Sharon Hand

Sharon Hand

PERU — Sharon M. Hand, 54, of Peru passed away Sunday, July 16, 2017, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
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