Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Obituaries

Beulah Mae Closen Sturgeon – Obituary

Beulah Mae Closen Sturgeon, 85, a resident of Metropolis, Illinois and a former resident of Pekin, passed away Wednesday morning, May 29, 2013, at 4:25 a.m. at Baptist Health Center in Paducah, Kentucky. Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 1, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Bailey Funeral Home in …

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Benjamin James “Ben” Rouse – Obituary

Benjamin James “Ben” Rouse, 20, of Tunnel Hill, departed this life on Sunday afternoon, May 26, 2013, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Evansville, Indiana. Ben was born June 7, 1992, the son of James Owen and Rosemary (McCuan) Rouse. He was a graduate of New Simpson Hill Grade School …

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Sally A. Trovillion – Obituary

Sally A. Trovillion, age 83 years, a resident of Vienna, Illinois, passed away Sunday morning, May 26, 2013, at 5:15 a.m. at her home. Sally was born October 18, 1929 in Flint, Michigan.  She was the daughter of Robert and Hattie (Husted) Churchill. Sally was united in marriage to Glenn …

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Roy Neal Ford – Obituary

Roy “Neal” Ford, 63, of Karnak, died at 3:45 a.m. Sunday morning, May 26, 2013 at Massac Memorial Hospital in Metropolis. Neal was retired from  Harrahs Casino in Metropolis; he had also worked at the Coke Bottling Company in Paducah for many years.  Neal had served as a coach for the Karnak …

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Mary Jewell Schnaare – Obituary

Mary Jewell Schnaare, 89, of Olmsted, died Friday, May 24, 2013 at 3:40 p.m. at the Metropolis Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Metropolis.  Mary Jewell was a member of St. Lukes Lutheran Church in Olmsted.  Mary and John Schnaare were united in marriage in 1946.  Mary was involved in the …

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Jane H. Yates – Obituary

Jane H. Yates, 70, of Springfield, died at 5:00 am, Thursday, May 23, 2013 at Memorial Medical Center. She was born June 8, 1942 in Simpson, Illinois to Leo A. and Jeslyn Burris Harrison.  She married Richard J. “Dicky” Yates on October 25, 1969 and he preceded her in death …

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Jason William Ross – Obituary

Jason William Ross, 35, passed away Monday, May 20, 2013 at Mercy Hospital in Aurora. Born in Joliet and a lifelong resident. A graduate of Plainfield High School. Jason loved animals and enjoyed fishing, exercising and walking. He was an avid video “gamer” and country and gospel music were his …

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Colonel James M. Fosse – Obituary

Colonel James M. Fosse, USAF Retired, 82, of Goreville passed away on Monday, May 20, 2013 at 7:52 a.m. at the VA Living Center in Marion. Colonel Fosse was the son of the late Erwin and Bessie Fosse of Marion. He was raised on the family farm south of Marion …

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Claude Eugene Harper – Obituary

Claude Eugene Harper, age 88 years, a resident of Vienna, Illinois, passed away Monday afternoon, May 20, 2013, at Southgate Health Care Center in Metropolis, Illinois. Claude was born near Ozark, IL, on July 25, 1924, the son of Fred and Amy (Martin) Harper.  He was a 1942 graduate of Vienna …

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Frank Thoms – Obituary

Frank Thoms, age 68 years, a resident of rural Metropolis, Illinois, passed away Saturday evening, May 18, 2013, at 9:30 PM at the Massac Memorial Hospital in Metropolis, Illinois. Frank was born January 12, 1945 in Coulterville, Illinois. He was the son of Andreas “Andy” Thoms and Annie (Lawless) Thoms. …

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