04.24.2014

Vernon R. Lenear, 90

Vernon R. Lenear, 90, of Parkersburg, died Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at Richland Memorial Hospital.
Graveside services and interment of cremains with full military rites will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 3 in Oak Hill Cemeteryin Parkersbu ...more


04.24.2014

Arnold C. Anderson, 86

Arnold C. Anderson, 86, of Sycamore, Kan., passed away Monday, April 21, 2014, at Golden Living Center in Neodesha, Kan.
Funeral services will be held at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 24 at Webb Family Funeral Service in Independence, Kan., with v ...more


04.24.2014

Leo H. Volk, 74

Leo H. Volk, 74, of Ingraham, died Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at 4886 E. 200th Avenue in Ingraham.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 26 at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Wendelin with Reverend Father Mark Stec officiating ...more


04.23.2014

Edward Stivers, 72

Edward Stivers, 72, of Benton, Kentucky, passed away at 9:24 a.m. Monday, April 21, 2014, at Lourdes Hospital in Paducah.
He was born in Hammond, Indiana, and lived in Sumner, Illinois, for 30 years, where he worked for an auto repair shop and ...more


04.23.2014

Larry Joseph Clark Sr.., 67

Larry Joseph Clark Sr., 67, of Parkersburg, died Monday, April 21, 2014, at his residence.
Cremation rites were accorded. A private family interment of cremains in Oak Hill Cemetery will take place at a later date. Summers-Kistler Funeral Home ...more


04.22.2014

Juanita Ginther, 91

Juanita Ginther, 91, of rural West Salem, left her earthly body to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Juanita was born on March 24, 1923, in Edwards County to Fred and Bessie (Ibbotson) Ginther ...more


04.22.2014

Gloria Hoenshell, 79

Gloria Hoenshell, 79, of Olney, died at 1:02 a.m. Friday, April 11, 2014, at Helia Healthcare in Olney.
Graveside services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, April 19 at Highland Cemetery in Mt. Carmel with Pastor Paul Goss officiating. Visit ...more


04.22.2014

Vickie S. McCracken, 53

Vickie S. McCracken, 53
1960-2014
Vickie S. McCracken, 53, of Clay City and formerly of Flora, passed away Sunday, April 20, 2014, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 2 ...more


04.21.2014

Sandra J. Michl, 58

Sandra J. Michl, 58
1955-2014
Sandra J. Michl, 58, of Murray, Ky., passed away Thursday, April 17, 2014, at her home.
Cremation rites were accorded. A memorial will be held in Olney at a later date.
Sandy was born Septembe ...more


04.18.2014

Johnny Duane Sharp, 71

Johnny Duane Sharp, 71, born January 24, 1943, to John Wesley and Norma Kathryn Sharp in Mt. Carmel, Illinois, passed away at his home in Kirtley, Texas, on April 15, 2014.
Johnny and his wife Josie began a part-time business/hobby as Texas Wo ...more


04.18.2014

Ralph Edward Beck, 92

Ralph Edward Beck, 92
1922-2014
Ralph Edward Beck, 92, of Monticello, passed away at 8:32 p.m. Friday, April 11, 2014, at the Bement Health Care Center, Bement.
A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, April 16 at Chri ...more


04.18.2014

Juanita Darlene Leaf, 76

Juanita Darlene Leaf, 76
1937-2014
Juanita Darlene Leaf, 76, of Weatherford, Texas, died Thursday, April 10, 2014.
Per her wishes, there will be no service.
She was born November 26, 1937, in Olney, Illinois, the daughter ...more


04.16.2014

Opal L. Kirkland

Opal L. Kirkland, age 90, of Claremont, IL, passed away Tuesday, April 15, 2014. Opal was born December 27, 1923, in Richland County, IL. She was the daughter of Sherman and Pansy (Albert) Stout. She married Thomas Kirkland on October 6, 1961, and h ...more


04.11.2014

Warren Edwin Harding, 63

Warren Edwin Harding, 63
1950-2014
Warren Edwin Harding, 63, of West Liberty, passed away at 11:11 p.m. Saturday, April 5, 2014, at his residence in rural Jasper County.
Private graveside services were held at 1 p.m. Thursday, ...more


04.11.2014

Bernice C. Taylor, 86

Bernice C. Taylor, 86
1927-2014
Bernice C. Taylor, 86, of Flora and formerly of Noble, passed away Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at Clay County Hospital in Flora.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, April 11 at Frank & Br ...more


04.9.2014

William Charles Bowen, 72

William Charles Bowen, 72
1941-2014
William Charles Bowen, 72, of Hilton Head, S.C., and formerly of Olney, died Sunday, April 6, 2014, at Hilton Head Regional Medical Center.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Ap ...more


04.9.2014

Ruth Gray, 92

Ruth Gray, 92
1921-2014
Ruth Gray, 92, of Olney, died Monday, April 7, 2014, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Cremation rites were accorded. There will be no services. Summers-Kistler Funeral Home is in charge of arrangeme ...more


04.7.2014

Carole Kay Schaefer, 78

Carole Kay Schaefer, 78
1935-2014
Carole Kay Schaefer, 78, of Olney, died Friday, April 4, 2014, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Cremation and burial will take place in Winslow, Ind., at a later date.
Carole was born August 6, 1 ...more


04.7.2014

Steven D. Cannon, 52

Steven D. Cannon, 52
1962-2014
Steven D. Cannon, 52, of Olney, died Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at his residence.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, April 7 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Pastor Kevin Pitt ...more


04.7.2014

Harold G. Bricker, 85

Harold G. Bricker, 85
1929-2014
Harold G. Bricker, 85, of Clay City, died Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at Flora Gardens Care Center in Flora.
Graveside memorial services and interment of cremains will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, April ...more


04.7.2014

Bryan K. Adkins, 45

Bryan K. Adkins, 45
1968-2014
Bryan K. Adkins, 45, of Olney, passed away Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at his home.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 8 at Frank and Bright Funeral Home in Flora. Interment will be i ...more


04.4.2014

Anita Tanner

Anita C. Tanner, 81, of Fairfield died at 7:45 AM, Friday, April 4, 2014 at Way-fair Nursing Home in Fairfield. Anita was born on July 29, 1932 in Dwight, IL to Peter and Amanda (Lipow) Neilson. She had worked at Webb Printing in Fairfield and Kex ...more


04.4.2014

Walter L. Gibbs, 72

Walter L. Gibbs, 72
1941-2014
Walter L. Gibbs, 72, of Claremont, passed away at 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 5 at Stasi-Grove Fu ...more


04.2.2014

Steven Cash Devall, 63

Steven Cash Devall, 63
1951-2014
Steven Cash Devall, 63, of Newton, passed away at 10:58 a.m. Monday, March 31, 2014, at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 4 at New Life ...more


04.1.2014

Ruby K. Kinkade, 92

Ruby K. Kinkade, 92
1922-2014
Ruby K. Kinkade, 92, of Franklin, Ind., and formerly of Indianapolis, Ind., died Sunday, March 30, 2014.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 3 at Franklin United Methodist Commun ...more


03.31.2014

Elsie Mae (Patterson) Taylor

Elsie Mae (Patterson) Taylor
1919-2014

Elsie Mae (Patterson) Taylor, 94, of Olney, went home to be with her Lord at 7:11 a.m. Sunday, March 30, 2014, from Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Graveside services for Elsie ...more


03.31.2014

John W. Stadge, 79

John W. Stadge, 79
1934-2014
John W. Stadge, 74, of Olney, died Saturday, March 29, 2014, at his residence.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 2 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Pastor Chris Je ...more


03.27.2014

Janice Kaye DeHart, 72

Janice Kaye DeHart, 72
1941-2014

Janice Kaye DeHart, 72, of Clay City, died at 9:45 a.m. Monday, March 24, 2014, at St. Mary's Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon of respiratory failure after a long battle with COPD and conge ...more


03.26.2014

Leola May Lewis, 93

Leola May Lewis, 93
1920-2014
Leola May Lewis, 93, of Olney, died at 1:45 p.m. Sunday, March 23, 2014, at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.
Arrangements are being handled by J.W. Neal Funeral Home in Louisville, whe ...more


03.24.2014

William D. 'Bill' Petty, 77

William D. 'Bill' Petty, 77
1936-2014
William D. "Bill" Petty, 77, of Noble, died Friday, March 21, 2014, at Helia Healthcare in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 26 at Summers-Kistler Funeral H ...more


03.24.2014

Carolyn M. Tucker, 81

Carolyn M. Tucker, 81
1932-2014
Carolyn M. Tucker, 81, of Olney, died Friday, March 21, 2014, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, March 24 at St. Paul United Methodist Church in Olney with Rev. ...more


03.20.2014

Harold Dean Starwalt, 80

Harold Dean Starwalt, 80
1933-2014
Harold Dean Starwalt, 80, of Neoga, died at 9:06 a.m. Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at his residence.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 22 at Swengel-O'Dell Funeral Home of Ne ...more


03.18.2014

Joseph M. Galyean, 33

Joseph M. Galyean, 33
1981-2014

Joseph M. Galyean, 33, of Olney, died Saturday, March 15, 2014, at his residence.
Cremation rites were accorded. Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 20 at Summers-Kistl ...more


03.18.2014

Mason G. Petty, 93

Mason G. Petty, 93
Mason G. Petty, 93, formerly of rural Claremont, passed away February 4, 2014.
Cremation rites have been accorded. A Celebration of Life will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 22 at First Presbyterian Church in Olne ...more


03.18.2014

Paul Vernon "Skipper" Bishop, 67

Paul Vernon "Skipper' Bishop, 67
1946-2014

Paul Vernon "Skipper" Bishop, CLU, ChFC, 67, of Olney, passed into Heaven peacefully March 15, 2014, at 12:36 p.m., at his home with his family by his side.
Skipper had endured ...more


03.17.2014

Ruth R. Shipley, 97

Ruth R. Shipley, 97
1916-2014

Ruth R. Shipley, 97, of Olney, passed away March 15, 2014, in Olney.
Ruth was born December 25, 1916, in Westville, Okla., the daughter of Cora and Thomas Rickner. She loved being with all of ...more


03.17.2014

E. LaVerne Blackburn, 79

E. LaVerne Blackburn, 79
1935-2014

E. LaVerne Blackburn, 79, of Olney passed away on Saturday, March 15, 2014, at Burgin Manor in Olney, surrounded by her family.
LaVerne was born on March 5, 1935, in Richland County, IL, ...more


03.17.2014

Thomas Neil Brooks, 77

Thomas Neil Brooks, 77
1936-2014
Thomas Neil Brooks, 77, of Olney, died Saturday, March 15, 2014, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 19 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home ...more


03.14.2014

Dalton Anthony Osterman, 20

Dalton Anthony Osterman, 20
1993-2014
Dalton Anthony Osterman, 20, of Centralia, passed away Wednesday, March 12, 2014.
A Celebration of Life service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, March 15 at Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home in ...more


03.13.2014

George W. Hagan, 80

George W. Hagan, 80
1933-2014

George W. Hagan, 80, of Olney, died at 11:55 p.m. Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at Flora Gardens Care Center.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 15 at Summers-Kistler Funeral ...more


03.12.2014

Wilma J. Goss, 79

Wilma J. Goss, 79
1935-2014

Wilma J. Goss, 79, of Olney, died at 9:15 p.m. Thursday, March 6, 2014, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at noon Thursday, March 13 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Oln ...more


03.12.2014

Wanda L. Kersmanc, 80

Wanda L. Kersmanc, 80
1933-2014
Wanda L. Kersmanc, 80, of Olney, died at 9:42 a.m. Monday, March 10, 2014, in Olney.
Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 15 in Oak Hill Cemetery in Parkersburg with Dr. Berton ...more


03.12.2014

Robert Harold Boyles

62-year-old Fairfield resident, Robert Harold "Bob" Boyles died at 6:20 a.m. Monday, March 10 at St. Mary's Hospital in Evansville.
Bob Boyles was born to the late Robert and Joyce Boyles on February 9, 1952. He has an older brother, James o ...more


03.6.2014

Leon Travis, 94

Leon Travis, 94
1919-2014
Leon Travis, 94, of Clay City, died at 4:20 a.m. Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 8 at Clay City Christian Churc ...more


03.6.2014

Dorthia H. Kohler, 92

Dorthia H. Kohler, 92
1921-2014
Dorthia H. Kohler, 92, died at 6:18 p.m. Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at Richland Memorial Hospital.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, March 11 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney wi ...more


03.5.2014

Rosalie Ann (Loeffler) Worland, 73

Rosalie Ann (Loeffler) Worland, 73
1941-2014

Rosalie Ann (Loeffler) Worland, age 73, of Olney, Illinois, passed away March 3, 2014.
Born January 8, 1941, lifelong resident of Joliet, Ill., until moving to Olney, Ill., in ...more


03.4.2014

Cathy Jo Stevens, 55

Cathy Jo Stevens, 55
1959-2014
Cathy Jo Stevens, 55, of Effingham, passed away at 9:40 p.m. Saturday, March 1, 2014, at Lakeland Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Effingham.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesda ...more


03.4.2014

Bernard 'Bernie' Lomas, 75

Bernard 'Bernie' Lomas, 75
1938-2014

Bernard "Bernie" Lomas, 75, of Olney, died at 2:51 a.m. Thursday, February 27, 2014, at his home.
Cremation rites were accorded. There will be no services.
Mr. Lomas was bor ...more


03.4.2014

Ralph J. Inyart, 86

Ralph J. Inyart, 86
1928-2014
Ralph J. Inyart, 86, of Olney, died at 5:05 a.m. Sunday, March 2, 2014, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 7 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Hom ...more


03.4.2014

John Louis Watters, 84

John Louis Watters, 84
1929-2014

John Louis Watters, 84, of Windsor, passed away at 12:03 p.m. Friday, February 28, 2014, at St. Mary's Hospital in Decatur.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 5 at L ...more


03.4.2014

Mary Lou (Friend) Stacey, 75

Mary Lou (Friend) Stacey, 75
1938-2014

Mary Lou (Friend) Stacey, 75, passed away Friday, February 21, 2014, after an eight-year battle with cancer.
Mary Lou was born July 27, 1938, in West Virginia, the daughter of Noel H ...more


03.3.2014

Hilary Eugene "Lary' Kocher, 74

Hilary Eugene "Lary" Kocher, 74, of Olney, died at 6:22 a.m. Friday, February 28, 2014, at his residence.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 6 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Olney with Father Ron Weber and Fathe ...more


03.3.2014

Evelyn "Tev' Hendershott Moore, 93

Evelyn "Tev" Hendershott Moore, 93, of Olney, died at 4:15 a.m. Saturday, March 1, 2014, at Brookstone Estates.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 6 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home inOlney with MinisterKevin Washburn offi ...more


03.3.2014

Sharon "Sherry" Lee Neeley, 75

Sharon "Sherry" Lee Neeley, 75, of Washington, Ind., moved into her heavenly home on Thursday, February 27, 2014.
Visitation will be held from 3-7 p.m. (EST) Wednesday, March 5 at Washington Free Methodist Church in Washington, Ind., and from ...more


03.1.2014

E. Jeanette Sommerlad, 90

E. Jeanette Sommerlad, 90 of Olney, formerly of Champaign, passed away at 6 AM on Friday, February 28, 2014 at Burgin Manor, Olney.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at Morgan Memorial Home, 1304 Regency Dr. West, Sa ...more


02.26.2014

Garlin S. "Sherman" Dobson (Dobbie), 73

Garlin S. "Sherman" Dobson (Dobbie), 73
1940-2014
Garlin S. "Sherman" Dobson, 73, of Olney, died at 4:32 p.m. Thursday, February 20, 2014, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. ...more


02.26.2014

Harriett L. Taylor, 95

Harriett L. Taylor, 95
1918-2014
Harriett L. Taylor, 95, of Olney, died at 6:45 p.m. Saturday, February 22, 2014, at Burgin Manor.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 1 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olne ...more


02.26.2014

Janice 'Kaye' Kimpel, 58

Janice 'Kaye' Kimpel, 58
1955-2014
Janice "Kaye" Kimpel, 58, of Parkersburg, died at 4:16 a.m. Tuesday, February 25, 2014, at her residence.
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 28, 2014 at Oak Hill Cemeter ...more


02.26.2014

Peggy Gene Scherer, 82

Peggy Gene Scherer, 82
1931-2014
Peggy Gene Scherer, 82, of Olney, died Monday, February 24, 2014, at her granddaughter's residence in Olney.
Cremation rites were accorded. A private family service will be held at a later date. ...more


02.25.2014

David William Hubble, 62

David William Hubble, 62
1951-2014
David William Hubble, 62, of Olney, passed away Thursday, February 20, 2014.
David was born March 21, 1951, in Olney, the son of Burt and Betty Hubble. He was a brother to three sisters, Patrici ...more


02.25.2014

Dorothy L. "Dotti" Ridgley, 70

Dorothy L. "Dotti" Ridgley, 70
1943-2014
Dorothy L. "Dotti" Ridgley 70, of Parkersburg, died at 6 p.m. Sunday, February 23, 2014, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Ma ...more


02.20.2014

Ellen Rose Dewhirst, 86

Ellen Rose Dewhirst, 86
1927-2014
Ellen Rose Dewhirst, 86, of Newton, passed away at 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, February 18, 2014, at her home.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 21 at St. Thomas the Apostl ...more


02.16.2014

Alma Jeene Sefton

Alma Jeene Sefton of Springfield Il. Born July 12, 1931. Died February 16, 2014, 82 years old.

Jeene was a loving wife, devoted mother, doting grandmother and proud great-grandmother. Born in Shawnee OK, she attended school in Fairfi ...more


02.14.2014

Samuel Rosen, 84

Samuel Rosen, 84
1929-2014
Samuel Rosen, 84, of South Bend, Ind., passed away on Wednesday, February 12, 2014, in Hospice House, South Bend.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15 at Kaniewski Funeral Home, 354 ...more


02.14.2014

Rich Enlow, 54

Rich Enlow, 54
1959-2014
Rich Enlow, 54, of Flora, passed away on Wednesday, February 12, 2014, at his home.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 15 at Frank and Bright Funeral Home in Flora. Interment will fol ...more


02.13.2014

Vida Evelyn Murbarger, 94

Vida Evelyn Murbarger, 94
1919-2014

Vida Evelyn Murbarger, 94, of Yulee, Fla., and formerly of Clay City, died on Wednesday, February 12, 2014, in Yulee, Fla.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18 at C ...more


02.11.2014

Helen L. Foll, 86

Helen L. Foll, 86
1927-2014

Helen L. Foll, 86, of Norman, Okla., and formerly of Noble, died Saturday, February 8, 2014, at home.
Cremation followed by a memorial service at Greenhill Cemetery will be held at a later date ...more


02.11.2014

Lois Jean Bates, 92

Lois Jean Bates, 92
1922-2014
Lois Jean Bates, 92, of Clay City, passed away on Monday, February 10, 2014, at her home.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 14 at Frank and Bright Funeral Home in Flora. Interment ...more


02.11.2014

Raeann Lillian Sloan, 78

Raeann Lillian Sloan, 78
1935-2014


Raeann Lillian Sloan, 78, of Olney, died Sunday, February 9, 2014 at her daughter's home.
Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Oln ...more


02.10.2014

Mason G. Petty, 93

Mason G. Petty, 93
1920-2014

Mason G. Petty, 93, of rural Claremont, died Tuesday, February 4, 2014, at the home of his daughter, Donna Moore, in rural Cuba.
Cremation has been accorded. A memorial service will be held a ...more


02.10.2014

Virginia M. Wilson, 82

Virginia M. Wilson, 82
1932-2014


Virginia M. Wilson, 82, of Olney, died at 5:53 p.m. Saturday, February 8, 2014, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, at Summers-Ki ...more


02.10.2014

Bruce J. Pool, 57

Bruce J. Pool, 57
1956-2014

Bruce J. Pool, 57, of Calhoun, passed away Thursday, February 6, 2014, at his home.
Services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12 at Berryville Christian Church. Burial will follow in Shiloh Cem ...more


02.10.2014

Eugene Weesner, 92

Eugene Weesner, 92
1921-2014

Eugene Weesner, 92, of Olney, died at 3:40 p.m. Wednesday, February 5, 2014, at his residence.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 10 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney ...more


02.10.2014

Ellen M. Wolfe, 89

Ellen M. Wolfe, 89, of Olney, died at 8 a.m. Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb.8, 2014 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home, Olney, with Sharon Gardner offi ...more


02.9.2014

Helen Miriam Cooper Bell 98

Helen died Feb. 5, 2014 at the Atria Inn of Lakewood, CO. retirement community. She was born June 25, 1915 in Bridgeport, the only child of Wm. Franklin and Mary Jane (Jennie) Cooper. Graduated from Bridgeport High School (1932), William Woods Coll ...more


02.5.2014

Patty Mongeau

Patty Mongeau, 57 of Olney died at 3:10 AM, Sunday, February 2, 2014 at St. Mary's Hospital in Evansville, IN. She was born on September 6, 1956 to Lyman and Linda (Green) Brock who precede her in death. Her survivors include her husband Bill Vond ...more


02.5.2014

Jo Ann Goodwin, 73

Jo Ann Goodwin, 73, of West Salem, entered her heavenly home on Monday, February 3, 2014, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 8 at Walnut Grove Church in rural Parkersburg. Visitat ...more


02.4.2014

David Bassett, 66

David Bassett, 66
1947-2014

David Lee Bassett, 66, of Boynton Beach, Fla., and formerly of Noble, passed away at 2 a.m. Thursday, January 30, 2014, at his home.
There will be no services. The body will be cremated.
...more


02.4.2014

E. Mae Lomas, 89

E. Mae Lomas, 89
1925-2014

E. Mae Lomas, 89, of Olney, died at 3:14 a.m. Friday, January 31, 2014, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home ...more


02.4.2014

Betty Lou Beard, 84

Betty Lou Beard, 84
1929-2014

Betty Lou Beard, 84, of Robinson, died Friday, January 31, 2014, at her daughter's home in Robinson.
A celebration of life will be held at 1:30 p.m. EST Wednesday, Feb. 5 at Goodwin Funeral ...more


02.3.2014

John R. Jenkins, 76

John R. Jenkins, 76
1937-2014

John R. Jenkins, 76, of Olney, died at 10:20 a.m. Friday, January 31, 2014, at his residence.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 3 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney wit ...more


02.3.2014

Robert L. "Bob" Phillips, 86

Robert L. "Bob" Phillips, 86
1927-2014


Robert L. "Bob" Phillips, 86, of Olney and formerly of Noble, died at 1:55 a.m. Sunday, February 2, 2014 at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m ...more


01.29.2014

Daniel M. Howser Jr., 72

Daniel M. Howser Jr., 72
1941-2014

Daniel M. Howser Jr., 72, of Olney, died Saturday, January 25, 2014 at his residence.
Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30 at Christian Church of Olney with Masonic servic ...more


01.29.2014

Jonathan Edward Acord Jr.

Jonathan Edward Acord Jr., 10 weeks

Jonathan Edward Acord Jr., 10-week-old son of Jonathan Edward Sr. and Ashley Renee Acord, of Washington, Ind., died Monday, January 27, 2014, at home.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. ...more


01.27.2014

Roselyn Louise "Rosie' Fuson, 88

Roselyn Louise "Rosie' Fuson, 88
1925-2014

Roselyn Louise "Rosie" Fuson, 88, of Olney and formerly of Newton, passed away at 2:05 p.m. Saturday, January 25, 2014, at Helia Health of Olney.
Funeral services will be held a ...more


01.27.2014

John S. Cox, 85

John S. Cox, 85
1928-2014

John S. Cox, 85, of Flora, passed away on Friday, January 24, 2014, at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.
John was born September 26, 1928, in Flora, the son of Walter and Katie (Howe ...more


01.27.2014

Hazel Shirley Pflaum, 75

Hazel Shirley Pflaum, 75
1938-2014

Hazel Shirley Pflaum, 75, of Newton, passed away Thursday, January 23, 2014, at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.
Cremation rites will be accorded to Mrs. Pflaum.
Haz ...more


01.27.2014

Fairy A. Hawk, 74

Fairy A. Hawk, 74
1936-2014

Fairy A. Hawk, 74, of Olney, went home to be with her Lord at 6:55 p.m. Thursday, January 23, 2014, at Deaconess Main Campus Hospital in Evansville, Indiana.
Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. M ...more


01.27.2014

Bradley William Bauman, 58

Bradley William Bauman, 58
1955-2014

Bradley William Bauman, 58, of Effingham and formerly of Newton and Cleveland, Tenn., passed away at 11:18 a.m. Thursday, January 23, 2014, at his home.
Funeral services will be held a ...more


01.27.2014

John A. Schneiter, 80

John A. Schneiter, 80
1933-2014

John A. Schneiter, 80, of Olney, affectionately known as "Coach," was born August 25, 1933, in Olney, and passed away Tuesday, January 21, 2014, in Northfield.
A Celebration of Life will be ...more


01.24.2014

Virginia Monica (Buerster) Steber, 88

Virginia Monica (Buerster) Steber, 88, of Olney, died at 7:15 a.m. Thursday, January 23, 2014, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 25 at St. Joseph Catholic Churchin Olney with Reverend Fat ...more


01.23.2014

Lee Allen Lemke, 85

Lee Allen Lemke, 85
1928-2014

Lee Allen Lemke, 85, of West Salem died Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at his home.
A Celebration of Life service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, January 25 2014 at the Berryville Christian Chur ...more


01.23.2014

Marjorie Hahn, 91

Marjorie Hahn, 91
1922-2014

Marjorie Hahn, 91, of Olney, died at 7:10 p.m. Wednesday, January 15, 2014, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
A private burial was held Monday, Jan. 20 in St. Joseph Cemetery.
Mrs. Hahn was bor ...more


01.23.2014

George William McKay Sr., 96

George William McKay Sr., 96
1917-2014

George William McKay Sr., 96, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, January 22, 2014.
Born March 14, 1917, in Fort Wayne, Indiana, George was the son of William Thomson McKay ...more


01.22.2014

John E. Ginder, 89

John E. Ginder, 89, of Olney, died at 3:20 a.m. Monday, January 20, 2014, at Helia Healthcare in Olney.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24 at St. Joseph Catholic Churchin Olney with Reverend Father Ron Weber offici ...more


01.22.2014

Bobbie "Bob' Hough, 80

Bobbie "Bob" Hough, 80, of Morton and formerly of Clay City and Noble, died at 1:10 p.m. Sunday, January 19, 2014, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 23 at Grace Church in Mor ...more


01.22.2014

Jarrell L. Stone, 71

Jarrell L. Stone, age 71 of Olney, passed away at his residence in Olney at 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 19, 2014.
Visitation will be from 3-6 p.m. on Wednesday, January 22 in the chapel of Stasi-Grove Funeral Home in Olney. Funeral service wi ...more


01.22.2014

Linda Kay Jackson Capps, 57

Linda Kay Jackson Capps, 57
1956-2014

Linda Kay Jackson Capps, 57, of Green River, Wyo., met her Lord on Saturday, January 11, 2014, at her residence, after a battle with cancer, smiling and never letting her spirit fade.
...more


01.22.2014

Elsie Leona Rhinehart, 84

Elsie Leona Rhinehart, 84
1929-2014

Elsie Leona Rhinehart, 84, of Flora and formerly of Clay City, died Sunday, January 19, 2014 at Flora Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Flora. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. W ...more


01.22.2014

Robert Redman, 93

Robert Redman, 93
Robert Redman, 93, of Olney, died at 8:08 a.m. Friday, January 17, 2014 at his residence.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 22, at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home, Olney with Pastor Mike Root officia ...more


01.17.2014

Richard "Leo" Runyon, 74

Richard "Leo" Runyon, 74, of Olney died at 6:30 a.m. on Jan 15, 2014 at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney
.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Pastor Gary Kallenb ...more


01.16.2014

Robert "Bob" G. Maas, 75

Robert "Bob" G. Maas, 75
1938-2013

Robert "Bob" Maas, 75, of Florida, passed away on December 20th, 2013, in Lakeland, Fla.
He was born September 19, 1938, the son of Walter A. and Roma Maas. He grew up and attended sc ...more


01.15.2014

Charles H. "Charlie' Deimel, 82

Charles H. "Charlie" Deimel, 82
1931-2014

Charles H. "Charlie" Deimel, 82, of Olney, died at 6:45 p.m. Thursday, January 9, 2014, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Ind.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 ...more


01.15.2014

Inez L. Harper, 91

Inez L. Harper, 91
1922-2014

Inez L. Harper, 91, of Oblong, died Wednesday, December 25, 2013.
Celebration of Life services will be held at noon Saturday, Jan. 25 at VFW Post 4226 in Olney.
Inez was born August 27 ...more


01.10.2014

Robert Eugene "Bob" Foerster, 67

Robert Eugene "Bob" Foerster, 67
1946-2014
Robert Eugene "Bob" Foerster, 67, of Olney, died at 4:15 p.m. Monday, January 6, 2014, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. ...more


01.9.2014

Marcia L. Wingert, 82

Marcia L. Wingert, 82, of Olney, died at 7:25 a.m. Wednesday, January 8, 2014, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Cremation rites were accorded. A celebration in Marcia's honor will be held this summer. Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney is in charg ...more


01.9.2014

Charles "Ray' Combs, 65

Charles "Ray" Combs, 65, of Dundas, died at 4:05 a.m. Monday, January 6, 2014, at IU Methodist Health Hospital in Indianapolis.
Funeral serviceswill be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 11 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Pastor Kale ...more


01.9.2014

Betty J. Easterling, 80

Betty J. Easterling, 80, of Linn, Mo., died at 12:32 a.m. Tuesday, January 7, 2014, at Good Samaritan Regional Health Center in Mt. Vernon.
There will be no public services. Rogers-Atkins Funeral Home in Salem is in charge of arrangements. ...more


01.7.2014

Francis Govers, 75

Francis Govers II, 75

Francis Xavier Govers II, 75, of Houma, La., and formerly of Vincennes, Ind., died Saturday, January 4, 2014.
A Liturgy of the Word was held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 7 at Chauvin Funeral Home, Inc. Visitat ...more


01.6.2014

Dorothy Dean, 92

Dorothy E. Dean, 92
1921-2013

Dorothy E. Dean, 92, of Olney, died at 8:20 p.m. Thursday, January 2, 2014, at her residence.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 7 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney ...more


01.2.2014

Herbert F. "Herb" Burt

Herbert F. "Herb" Burt, 91, of Clay City, died Saturday, December 21, 2013, at his home.
Private funeral services were held Dec. 23. Burial with military honors was in Elmwood Cemetery in Flora. Frank and Bright FuneralHome in Flora was in ...more


12.31.2013

Doris Muhs, 64

Doris Muhs, 64
1949-2013

Doris Muhs, 64, of Olney, died Monday, December 30, 2013.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 4 at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Wendelin with Rev. Father Mark Stec of ...more


12.31.2013

Doris Muhs, 64

Doris Muhs, 64, of Olney, died Monday, December 30, 2013.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 4 at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Wendelin with Rev. Father Mark Stec officiating. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Fri ...more


12.30.2013

Sally Helen Stull, 60

Sally Helen Stull, 60
1953-2013
Sally Helen Stull, 60, of Olney, died Monday, December 23, 2013, at Rush Memorial Hospital in Rushville, Ind.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 2 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Hom ...more


12.30.2013

Mildred M. Workman, 92

Mildred Workman, 92, of Olney, died at 7:45 a.m. Saturday, December 28, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at a later date. Cremation rites were accorded. Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney is in cha ...more


12.27.2013

Joe Allen Fisher, 59

Joe Allen Fisher, 59, of Lawrenceville and formerly of Olney, died at 7 p.m. Monday, December 23, 2013, at Lawrence County Memorial Hospital in Lawrenceville.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 4 at Haven Hill Memorial G ...more


12.27.2013

Roy Vernon McVaigh Jr., 85

Roy Vernon McVaigh Jr., 85, of Parkersburg, died at 9:16 p.m. Wednesday, December 25, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31 Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Pastor Mik ...more


12.27.2013

Ruth Jackson Holstrum, 99

Ruth Jackson Holstrum, 99, of Olney and formerly of the Noble area, died at 8:53 p.m. Tuesday, December 24, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 28 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Hom ...more


12.27.2013

Homer L. Smith, 89

Homer L. Smith, 89, of Oblong, died at 6:45 p.m. Wednesday, December 25, 2013, at his family residence.
Graveside services with military honors will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 30 in Mound Cemetery in Jasper County with J. Kent Hickerson o ...more


12.27.2013

Wilma Angle, 84

Wilma Angle, 84, of Olney, died at 2:50 a.m. Sunday, December 22, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 27 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Olney with Reverend Father Ron Web ...more


12.27.2013

Allen Ray Elliott, 68

Allen Ray Elliott, 68, of Olney, died at 6:50 a.m. Thursday, December 19, 2013, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 27 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Rev. Gary Wachtel officiating. Vis ...more


12.23.2013

Maxine Utley Howe, 65

Maxine Utley Howe, 65, of Olney, died at 8:45 p.m. Wednesday, December 18, 2013, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.
Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 23 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Pastor Lucas ...more


12.23.2013

Doug Shehorn, 62

Doug Shehorn, 62, of Olney, died at 5:20 p.m. Thursday, December 19, 2013, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Ind.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 23 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Father Mark Stec officiat ...more


12.23.2013

Philip E. "Phil" Stevens, 65

Philip E. "Phil" Stevens, 65, of Olney, died at 8:30 p.m. Friday, December 20, 2013, at his residence.
Funeral services will be held at noon Saturday, Dec. 28 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Rev. Ben Woollard officiating. Visit ...more


12.23.2013

Shirley Ann Taylor, 77

Shirley Ann Taylor, 77, of Olney, died at 10:30 p.m. Saturday, December 21, 2013, at her residence.
Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 27 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Billy Long officiating. Visitation will b ...more


12.19.2013

Marlene S. Schmitt, 74

Marlene S. Schmitt, 74, of Ingraham, passed away quietly at her home on Wednesday, December 18, 2013.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 21, at Holy Cross Catholic Church of Wendelin with Father Mark Stec officiating.
...more


12.17.2013

Dennis Lee Ryker, 77

Dennis Lee Ryker, 77, of Olney, passed away at 10:17 p.m. Saturday, December 14, 2013, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Indiana.
Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18 in the Chapel of Crest Haven Memorial Park i ...more


12.13.2013

Reita (Rodgers) Caves, 63

Reita (Rodgers) Caves, 63, of Huntsville Ala., and formerly of Olney, passed away Thursday, December 5, 2013, at the Huntsville hospital.
Reita is survived by three children: one daughter, Amanda (David) Chandler, of Guntersville, Ala., and t ...more


12.10.2013

Marianne Houser, 79

Marianne Houser, 79, of Iuka and formerly of Olney, died at 3:33 a.m. Sunday, December 8, 2013, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home inOlney with Past ...more


12.10.2013

Koby Duanne Perry, 43

Koby Duanne Perry, 43, of West Salem, passed away at 12:19 p.m. Thursday, December 5, 2013, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Ind.
Koby was born April 24, 1970, in Mt. Carmel, to Charles and Marilyn (Taylor) Perry. He was disabled and battl ...more


12.9.2013

Georgia D. Sechrest, 79

Georgia D. Sechrest, 79, of Lawrenceville, died at 8:50 a.m. Saturday, December 7, 2013, at United Methodist Village in Lawrenceville.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Pa ...more


12.9.2013

John Ridgely Doan, 88

John Ridgely Doan, 88, of Olney, died at 7:56 p.m. Thursday, December 5, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday Dec. 10 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home inOlney with Pastor Don Meeks offici ...more


12.3.2013

Patsy Berger, 76

Patsy Berger, 76, of Olney, died at 5:50 p.m. Monday, December 2, 2013, at her residence.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 6 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Pastor Tom Smith officiating. Visitation will be fr ...more


12.3.2013

Wanda H. Miller, 83

Wanda H. Miller, 83, of Olney, died at 8:34 p.m. Sunday, December 1, 2013, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 5 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Pastor Don Meeks officiating. Visitati ...more


12.3.2013

Ray Brainard, 85

Ray Brainard, 85, of Olney, died Sunday, December 1, 2013, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Reverend Gary Wachtel officiating. Burial will be i ...more


12.2.2013

Art Barnard, 92

Art Barnard, 92, of rural Wayne City, died at 4:37 p.m. Wednesday, November 27, 2013, at Wayfair Nursing Center in Fairfield.
He was known as an independent businessman, cattle buyer, trucker, and founder of the livestock auction market in Way ...more


12.2.2013

Anna L. 'Tweet' Ginder, 88

Anna L. "Tweet" Ginder, 88, of Olney and formerly of Chauncey, died at 7:48 p.m. Friday, November 29, 2013, at Helia Healthcare in Olney.
Cremation rites will be accorded. Visitation will be from 9-11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3 at St. Joseph Catholi ...more


11.24.2013

Elizabeth "Betty" Chilvers

Elizabeth "Betty" Chilvers, 77

Elizabeth Chilvers, of Green Valley, Arizona, passed away on November 21, 2013. She is survived by her husband of almost 55 years, William "Bill" Chilvers.

Betty was born on January 8, 1936 ...more


11.22.2013

James William Garner, 80

James William Garner, 80, of Texas, passed away at home on November 8, 2013.
He was born on March 6, 1933, in Charleston, Illinois, to Herbert Ernest and Mary Marguerite Garner. He graduated from East Richland High School in 1951; served in ...more


11.20.2013

Eileen K. Stiff, 97

Eileen K. Stiff, 97, of Olney and formerly of Dundas, died at 12:38 a.m. Tuesday, November 19, 2013, at Brookstone Estates.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 21 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Reverend Jerem ...more


11.19.2013

Bruce "Bud" Oran Hammond

Bruce "Bud" Oran Hammond of La Porte, Texas, formerly of Olney, Illinois, died peacefully at his home on Saturday, November 16, 2013. Bud, as he was called by those who loved him, was born on July 2, 1926 in Centralia, Illinois to Oran and Elmira Ha ...more


11.15.2013

Maryoleta Bauman Diel

Maryoleta Bauman Diel, 89, passed away Thursday, November 7, 2013.
Mrs. Diel was born to the late Harry Frederick Bauman and Ices Ernestine (Zerkle) Bauman in OIney, Illinois, on August 6, 1924. She moved to Orlando in 1958 when her husband, D ...more


11.14.2013

Joseph L. Shafer, 87

Joseph L. Shafer, 87, of Olney, died at 8:54 p.m. Tuesday, November 12, 2013, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Pastor Don Meeks officiating. Visi ...more


11.14.2013

Annie L. (Olejnik) Bach, 64

Annie L. (Olejnik) Bach, 64, of Olney, passed away at 8:45 p.m. Tuesday, November 12, 2013, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.
A celebration of her life will be held from 2:30-4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17 at First Church of Olney, 1401 N. ...more


11.12.2013

Shyann Wright, 75

Shyann Wright, 75, of Olney, died at 5:53 p.m. Saturday, November 9, 2013, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Ind.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16 at Freedom Baptist Church in Noblewith Pastor Greg Hall officiating ...more


11.11.2013

Richard D. Angle, 76

Richard D. Angle, 76, of Sumner, died Thursday November 7, 2013, at his residence.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 11 at Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home in Lawrenceville. Visitation was 5-8 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10 at the fu ...more


11.8.2013

Georgiann Kuhl, 83

Georgiann Kuhl, 83, of Effingham and formerly of Wendelin, died at 4:10 p.m. Thursday, November 7, 2013, at Lakeland Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center in Effingham.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 11 at Holy Cros ...more


11.5.2013

Jeffrey Allen Totten, 38

On Tuesday, October 29, 2013, Jeffrey Allen Totten, 38, was set free to fly on eagle's wings.
He loved the outdoors and was an avid bicyclist and environmentalist.
Jeff was a 1993 graduate of East Richland High School and a veteran of ...more


11.5.2013

Geneva Wilson, 100

Geneva Wilson, 100, of Salem and formerly of Clay City, passed away Sunday, November 3, 2013, in Salem.
She was born on March 2, 1913, to James Thurman Mitchell and Lilie (Osterman) Mitchell. She married Bernard McDowell. He preceded her in de ...more


11.4.2013

Rev. Wayne Sanford Shipley, 83

The Rev. Wayne Sanford Shipley, 83, of Carlinville, died Wednesday, October 30, 2013, at Carlinville Area Hospital.
He was born September 19, 1930, in Olney, to Everett Clifton and Hannah Jane (Lambert) Shipley. Wayne married Martha Blackburn ...more


11.4.2013

Nancy Holden Emerson

Nancy was born February 1, 1939, in Olney, Illinois, to parents Alan Hollister and Nancy Gibson Emerson. Shortly afterward the family moved to Evansville, Indiana, where Nancy spent her childhood with her sisters, Ellen Emerson Brikowski and Mary Eme ...more


11.1.2013

LaVera H. Runyon, 91

LaVera H. Runyon, 91, of Olney, died at 12:06 a.m. Friday, November 1, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 4 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Brother John Craig offic ...more


10.30.2013

Norma Jean Gibson, 84

Norma Jean Gibson, 84, of Lawrenceville, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, October 29, 2013, at United Methodist Village in Lawrenceville.
She will be laid to rest at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, October 31 in Maple Dale Cemetery in Olney ...more


10.30.2013

Irene May Scherenberg, 91

Irene May Scherenberg, 91, of Calhoun, died at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, October 27, 2013, at Lawrenceville Community Health Care in Bridgeport.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30 at Haven Hill Cemetery in Olney with Brother ...more


10.29.2013

Robert "Bob' E. Herman, 78

Robert "Bob" E. Herman, a well-known local Williston businessman and owner of Herman Oil, 78 years of age, died Saturday morning, October 26, 2013, at his home in Williston, N.D., surrounded by his loving family and in the care of Mercy Hospice.
...more


10.29.2013

Alice Patterson, 94

Alice Patterson, 94, of Ardmore, Okla., and formerly of Clay City, died Thursday, October 24, 2013, at Mercy Hospital in Ardmore, Okla.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31 in Clay City Cemetery. Visitation will be from ...more


10.29.2013

Florence L. Young, 97

Florence Louise Young was born on January 1, 1916, and departed this life on October 27, 2013, at the age of 97 years, 9 months, and 27 days.
She was born in Little Rock, Arkansas, the daughter of Adam J. and Mary (Foster) Dorsam. Florence was ...more


10.28.2013

Faye M. Ridgely, 87

Faye M. Ridgely, 87, of Parkersburg died at 2:50 p.m. Friday, October 25, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Pastor Jason Ande ...more


10.24.2013

Juanita Ursula Edmiston, 93

Juanita Ursula Edmiston, 93, of Olney, died at 9:20 p.m. Tuesday, October 22, 2013, at Helia Healthcare in Olney.
Graveside services will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26 in Oddfellows Cemetery in Xenia with Minister Doyle Williams officiatin ...more


10.23.2013

Dr. J. Richard Kosack


1949-2013

Dr. J. Richard Kosack passed away on Friday, October 4, 2013, at his home in Phoenix, Arizona.
He was born March 3, 1949, in Olney. He graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa, in 1972. ...more


10.23.2013

Larry A. Weber, 59

Larry A. Weber, 59, of Olney, died at 3:42 a.m. Monday, October 21, 2013, at his home.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24, at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney and 5-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25 at Elm Street Christian Church. Fu ...more


10.21.2013

Ronald Wayne Harmon, 52

Ronald Wayne Harmon, 52, of West Liberty, passed away at 6 p.m. Thursday, October 17, 2013, at his residence in West Liberty.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m.-noon Monday, Oct. 21 in the chapel of Stasi-Grove Funeral Home in Olney with funeral ...more


10.21.2013

Betty Cockerell, 86

Betty Cockerell, 86, of Noble, died at 9:57 a.m. Friday, October 18, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Pastor Blake Chenoweth ...more


10.21.2013

Elmer Earnest King, 84

Elmer E. King, 84, of Dundas, died at 4 p.m. Saturday, October 19, 2013, at Newton Rest Haven in Newton.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23 at Blake-Buchanan Funeral Home in Newton with Mark Wilkinson officiating. B ...more


10.16.2013

Robert E. 'Bob' Waxler, 75

Robert E. "Bob" Waxler, 75, died at 5:28 p.m. Sunday, October 13, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Visitation will befrom 5 to 7 p.m.Thursday, October 17, 2013, at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney. Funeral services will be ...more


10.16.2013

Della M. Rotramel, 93

Della M. Rotramel, 93, of Olney, formerly of Albion, passed away 10:55 a.m. Saturday, October 12, 2013, in Olney.
Services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, October 17, 2013, at Ingram Funeral Home in Albion. Burial will follow at the Oak ...more


10.16.2013

Martha Elizabeth Capitola Powell, 90

Martha Elizabeth Capitola Powell, 90, of West Salem, passed away Friday, October 11, 2013, at Mt. Carmel, Illinois.
Services will be held at noon Wednesday, October 16, 2013, at Zion United Methodist Church in West Salem. Burial will follow at ...more


10.16.2013

Neal Bemont, 79

Neal Bemont, 79, of Olney, died at 7:37 p.m. Thursday, October 10, 2013, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.
Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. today at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney. Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m ...more


10.16.2013

James V. King, 70

James V. King, 70, died at 3:10 a.m. Monday, October 14, 2013, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
He was born on October 19, 1942, in Jasper County.
He is the son of Delmar and Nola King, formerly of Newton.
Mr. King is survived by his tw ...more


10.15.2013

Imogene Shaffer

Imogene Shaffer, age 93, of Lawrenceville, Illinois, passed away Saturday, October 12, 2013, at United Methodist Village-North Campus. She was born August 3, 1920, in Pinkstaff, Illinois, the daughter of Peter W. and Amanda (Mills) Cummins. She mar ...more


10.7.2013

Katherine Ann Purdy Shultz, 62

Kate Purdy Shultz, 62, of Coronado, California, passed away to be with her beloved husband, Nick, on Friday, September 27, 2013, at Scripps Mercy Hospital in San Diego, Calif.
Kate was born November 30, 1950, in Highland, Illinois, the daughte ...more


10.7.2013

Donald K. Phillips, 74

Donald K. Phillips, 74, of Newton, passed away at 9:25 p.m. Saturday, October 5, 2013, at VA Medical Center in Marion.
He was born April 26, 1939, in Norris City, the son of Truman and Freda (Kisner) Phillips. Donald worked in auto-parts sales ...more


10.4.2013

Elsie K. Patton, 75

Elsie K. Patton, 75, of Bridgeport, passed away at 5:45 p.m. Wednesday, October 2, 2013, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.
She was born on August 18, 1938, in Cave-In-Rock, Ill. She was the loving daughter of John W. and Sarah (Der ...more


10.4.2013

Versie Swan Blevins, 89

Versie Swan Blevins, 89, of Bridgeport and formerly of Lawrenceville, went to be with the Lord with her family by her side at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, October 3, 2013, in Lawrenceville.
She was born on March 4, 1924, in Lawrenceville to Noah Thomas ...more


10.4.2013

Robert L. "Bob' Haney, 78

Robert L. "Bob" Haney, 78, of Olney, died at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, October 2, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital.
Celebration of life service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 5 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Pastor Don M ...more


10.1.2013

Reverend Father Jerry Wirth, 72

Reverend Father Jerry Wirth, 72, of Olney, died suddenly early Monday morning, September 30, 2013, as he was preparing for a radiation treatment. He was diagnosed with cancer in early September.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m ...more


10.1.2013

Jackie Bass Jr., 47

Jackie Bass Jr., 47, of Olney and formerly of Noble, died at 6:45 a.m. Sunday, September 29, 2013, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh, Ind.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 4 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney ...more


10.1.2013

Harry Smith

Harry Smith, age 93, of Olney, (formerly of rural Sumner), passed away Monday, September 30, 2013, at the United Methodist Village in Lawrenceville. He was born May 7, 1920, in Flora, IL, the son of Harry and Cora (Sparlin) Smith. He married Ethel ...more


09.30.2013

Henrietta Deimel, 102

Henrietta Deimel, 102, of rural Ingraham, passed away at 11 p.m. Thursday, September 26, 2013, at Lake Land Rehabilitation & Health Care in Effingham.
Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 30 at Holy Cross Catholic Church in ...more


09.30.2013

Mary L. Lomas, 69

Mary L. Lomas, 69, of Olney, passed into Eternity on Saturday, September 28, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital, Olney.
Mary was born July 16, 1944, in Lawrenceville, to Betty E. (Howerton) and Donald Henry Shoulders. She married Larry Lomas ...more


09.30.2013

Harvey Borde Blain, 79

Harvey Borde Blain, 79, of Braidwood, passed away Friday morning, September 27, 2013, at his home.
Born July 13, 1934 in Olney, Harvey was a son of the late David Edward and Clara Nettleton-Blain. He was raised in Olney, graduated from West Ri ...more


09.30.2013

Mary Lou Mushro, 78

Mary Lou Mushro, 78, of Olney, died at 5:02 p.m. Saturday, September 28, 2013, in Newburgh, Ind.
Visitation will be from 4-6 p.m.Tuesday, Oct. 1 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney. Funeral services will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1 ...more


09.25.2013

Donald J. McDevitt, 77

Donald J. McDevitt of Wilmington, N.C., passed away September 19, 2013 at the young age of 77.
Cremation rites will be performed in Wilmington, N.C. as per Don's final wishes.
The family will be holding a funeral mass at Sacred Heart ...more


09.25.2013

Gerald 'Jerry' B. Jones, 89

Gerald "Jerry" B. Jones passed away on Monday, September 23, 2013, at Deconess Hospital in Evansville, Ind., at the age of 89.
Cremation rites were accorded and services will be held at a later date.
Jerry was born in 1923 on November 2 ...more


09.25.2013

Craig Allen Nester, 40

Craig Allen Nester, 40, of Newton, passed away at 2:02 p.m. Friday, September 20, 2013, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Ind.
Visitation will be held 5-8 p.m. Thursday, September 26, 2013, at Blake-Buchanan Funeral Home in Newton. Funer ...more


09.25.2013

Nadine A. (Sterchi) McKinney, 87

Nadine A. (Sterchi) McKinney, 87, passed away September 22, 2013 at Richland Memorial Hospital.
Her funeral will be held at Joines Funeral Home, 1375 N. State Rd Rt 130, Villa Grove, Ill., Wednesday, September 25, visitation is from 10-11 a. ...more


09.25.2013

Henry George 'Hank' Rudolphi, 68

Henry George "Hank" Rudolphi, 68, of Newton, passed away at 12:50 a.m. Thursday, September 19, 2013, at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, September 24, 2013, at the First Baptist ...more


09.23.2013

John Tice Jr., 69

John Tice Jr., 69, of New Canton, passed away early
Friday morning September 20, 2013, at his residence.
He was born November 6, 1943 in Olney, to John and Virginia Gill Tice. He married Sue Butler May 28, 1994 at the park in Barry, and ...more


09.23.2013

Edwin C. Kapper, 81

Edwin C. Kapper, 81, Chatsworth, died at 10:55 p.m. Wednesday, September 18, 2013, at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center in Bloomington.
His funeral mass will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Chatsworth with the Rev. B. ...more


09.20.2013

Charlotta Tarwater, 84

Mrs. Charlotta Lea Tarwater, 84, of Robinson, died at 2:30 a.m. Thursday September 19, 2013, at Burgin Manor in Olney following several months of failing health.
Born July 17, 1929, in Robinson, she was the daughter of Harold L. and Effie Mae ...more


09.17.2013

Theodore "Ted' M. Lowe Jr., 66

Theodore "Ted" M. Lowe Jr., 66, of Olney, passed away at 7:39 a.m. Monday, September 16, 2013, at his residence.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 19 in Cummins Cemetery in rural Jasper County with Rev. Gary Wachtel of ...more


09.12.2013

James Linder Williams, 85

James Linder Williams was born on December 10, 1927, in South Bend, Indiana, to Linder and Alida (Farrar) Williams. He graduated from North Liberty High School in Indiana, went on to Indiana University for his B.S. in Business, and completed his educ ...more


09.12.2013

Daniel Cyril Brant Sr., 63

Daniel Cyril Brant Sr., 63, of Noble, died at 9:25 a.m. Wednesday, September 11, 2013, at his residence.
Cremation rites were accorded. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Noble with D ...more


09.10.2013

Doris E. Eckel, 82

Doris E. Eckel, 82, of Olney and formerly of Sandoval, passed away Saturday, September 7, 2013, at Helia Healthcare in Olney.
Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, at Day Macz Funeral Home in Sandoval. Visitation will be f ...more


09.10.2013

Melissa Kelley Wood, 40

Melissa Kelley Wood, 40, of Olney, died at 3:41 a.m. Sunday, September 8, 2013, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Ind.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 12 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Reverend Father ...more


09.9.2013

Juliett "Judy' Pierson Thompson, 86

Juliett "Judy' Pierson Thompson, 86, of Lincoln, died at 12:05 p.m. Tuesday, September 3, 2013, at her residence.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12 at Little Prairie Christian Church in Albion with Brother Tom Cater of ...more


09.9.2013

Arthur L. Boatman, 65

Arthur L. Boatman, 65, of Olney, passed away at 12:55 a.m. Friday, September 6, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 10 in the Chapel of Stasi-Grove Funeral Home in Olney. Funeral ser ...more


09.9.2013

Philip Schnautz, 51

Philip Schnautz, 51, of Noble, died at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, September 5, 2013, at Helia Healthcare in Olney.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 14 in Clay City Cemetery with Minister Nathan Schnautz officiating. Summers- ...more


09.8.2013

Barbara Jean Dion (Rennier) Miller, 66

Barbara Jean Dion (Rennier) Miller, 66, of Ste. Marie, passed away at 10:42 p.m. Friday, September 6, 2013 at home, surrounded by her family.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 10 at St. Mary of the Assump ...more


09.8.2013

Floyd Mitchell, 65

Floyd A. Mitchell, 65, of Sumner, passed away Thursday, September 5, 2013, at Lawrence County Memorial Hospital in Lawrenceville.
He was born May 24, 1948, in Carbondale, the son of Norman A. and Viola (Murray) Mitchell. He married Patricia " ...more


09.6.2013

Floyd Mitchell

Floyd A. Mitchell, age 65, of Sumner, Illinois, passed away Thursday, September 5, 2013 at Lawrence County Memorial Hospital in Lawrenceville. He was born May 24, 1948, in Carbondale, Illinois, the son of Norman A. and Viola (Murray) Mitchell. He m ...more


09.6.2013

Martha Jane Sager, 88

Martha Jane Sager, 88, of Olney, died at 11:17 a.m. Wednesday, September 4, 2013, at Davis Gardens Nursing Home in Terre Haute, Ind.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 7 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home inOlney with Brothe ...more


09.5.2013

June Ann Bearden, 71

June Ann Bearden, 71, of Piedmont, Mo., passed away Monday, September 2, 2013, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. She was born June 7, 1942, in Noble, to Eldon and Pauline (Hasler) Oaster.
On March 11, 1967, she was united in ...more


09.4.2013

Richard D. Leach, 61

Richard D. Leach, 61, of Olney, died at 11:30 p.m. Sunday, September 1, 2013, at his residence.
Graveside services with full military rites will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 21 at Haven Hill Memorial Gardens in Olney with Pastor Ralph Hu ...more


09.4.2013

Laura Enochs, 59

Laura Enochs, 59, of Olney, died at 11:50 p.m. Monday, September 2, 2013, at Indiana University Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 6 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Minister ...more


09.3.2013

Jerry Dean McQuaid, 79

Jerry Dean McQuaid, 79, of Robinson, died at 11:30 p.m. Sunday, September 1, 2013, in the comfort of his home.
He was born May 24, 1934, in Birds, the son of Norman and Martha Rich McQuaid. Jerry worked as a Systems Analyst for AMF Corporation ...more


09.3.2013

Geraldine Martin Hagen, 88

Geraldine Martin Hagen, 88, a lifelong resident of Olney, passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 29, 2013, in Naperville, Illinois, surrounded by her loving family.
Geri, as she was known to her friends, was born in Olney on May 23, 1925 ...more


09.3.2013

Lois Eileen Hough Schweizer, 81

Lois Eileen Hough Schweizer, 81, of Bridgeport and formerly of Olney, went to be with her Lord on Saturday, August 31, 2013, at Lawrence Community Healthcare Center in Bridgeport.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday Sept. 4 at S ...more


09.3.2013

Dorothy I. Wendling, 77

Dorothy I. Wendling, 77, of Olney, died at 11:43 a.m. Sunday, September 1, 2013, at Helia Healthcare in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Pastor Rick Hertenstein off ...more


09.3.2013

James M. Clark-Hunley, 3

James M. Clark-Hunley, 3, of West Salem, passed away at 2:29 a.m. Thursday, August 29, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Visitation was 5-8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 1 in the chapel of Stasi-Grove Funeral Home in Olney. Funeral services w ...more


09.3.2013

Zelda C. Blessing, 98

Zelda C. Blessing, 98, of Hutchinson, Kansas, and formerly of Clay City, passed away Thursday, August 29, 2013, at The Arbors at Waldron Place in Hutchinson.
Zelda was born March 25, 1915, in Clay City, to Edward and Daisy (Washington) Coggan. ...more


08.29.2013

Christine Anne Grove, 45

Christine Anne Grove, 45, of Olney and formerly of Jacksonville, Fla., went to be with her Lord at 8:05 p.m. Tuesday, August 27, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 31 at Summers-K ...more


08.27.2013

Karen Irene Salmon, 72

Karen Irene Salmon, 72, of Springfield, died at 10 a.m. Saturday, August 24, 2013, at St. John's Hospital.
Karen was born March 7, 1941, in Danville, the daughter of Forrest and Mary Arundale Nims.
Karen was a graduate of Havana High S ...more


08.26.2013

Robert Charles Stiff, 97

Robert Charles Stiff, 97, of Olney, died at 1:20 p.m. Thursday, August 22, 2013, in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, August 26 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Reverend Jeremy Henson officiating. Visitation w ...more


08.26.2013

David Anthony Anderson, 53

David Anthony Anderson, 53, of Fresno, Calif., and formerly of Olney, passed away at 12:17 p.m. Thursday, August 22, 2013, at Community Regional Medical Center in Fresno.
A private memorial service will be held for David at a later date. Stasi ...more


08.23.2013

Raymond D. Hixon, 79

Raymond D. Hixon, 79, of Claremont, died at 5:35 p.m. Wednesday, August 21, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, August 26 Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney. Visitation will be from ...more


08.23.2013

Adolph A. Zumbahlen, 90

Adolph A. Zumbahlen, 90, of Newton, passed away at 9:10 a.m. Wednesday, August 21, 2013, at Lakeland Rehabilitation and Health Care in Effingham.
Funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 24 at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Churc ...more


08.22.2013

Ronald L. "Ron' Utz, 70

Ronald L. "Ron" Utz, 70, of Olney, died at 8:50 a.m. Tuesday, August 20, 2013, at Kindred Hospital in St. Louis, Mo.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, August 24 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Pastor Steve Wing ...more


08.22.2013

Victor Andrew Ritz, 81

Victor Andrew Ritz, 81, of Newton, passed from this life at 5:55 a.m. Thursday, August 15, 2013, to his eternal life with our Lord Jesus Christ.
During the last month of his life, all Vic's children traveled to be by his side. He was surrounde ...more


08.21.2013

Wanita J. Martin, 91

Wanita J. Martin, 91, of Olney, died at 8:10 p.m. Monday, August 19, 2013, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, August 23 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home inOlney with Pastor Jerry Bush officiating. Visitat ...more


08.20.2013

Imogene Clark, 94

Imogene Clark, 94, of Olney and formerly of Calhoun, died at 10:58 a.m. Saturday, August 17, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, August 22 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney wi ...more


08.20.2013

Gerald L. "Pete' Chancellor, 80

Gerald L. "Pete" Chancellor, 80, of Toledo, went to be with Jesus at 4:20 p.m. Thursday, August 15, 2013, at his home, surrounded by his loving family.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, August 20 at Bishop Funeral Home in Greenu ...more


08.19.2013

James "Fred' Fouty, 84

James "Fred" Fouty, 84, of Oblong, passed from this life at 9:53 a.m. Friday, August 16, 2013, at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, August 21 at Blake-Buchanan Funeral Home in New ...more


08.19.2013

Noah Lee Tracy, infant

Noah Lee Tracy, beloved and cherished son of Ashley Tracy, of Noble, passed away Wednesday, August 14, 2013, at Beaver Dam Community Hospital in Beaver Dam, Wis.
Noah was born May 15, 2013. He was here for three months, but Noah will forever h ...more


08.19.2013

Delores Jean Stadge, 78

Delores Jean Stadge, 78, of Olney, passed away at 12:35 a.m. Saturday, August 17, 2013, at Helia Healthcare in Olney.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, August 20 in the Chapel of Stasi-Grove Funeral Home in Olney. Funeral services wil ...more


08.16.2013

Harold Millsap, 90

Harold Millsap, 90, of Effingham and formerly of Newton, passed away at 8:22 p.m. Thursday, August 14, 2013, at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, August 17 at Crain Funeral Home in Newton. V ...more


08.14.2013

Brenda K. Duckworth, 59

Brenda K. Duckworth, 59, passed away at her home in Eldorado, Illinois, on Wednesday, August 7, 2013.
She was born in Olney, Illinois, to Harry V. and Martha L. (Means) Moore on October 2, 1953. They predeceased her. She is survived by her hus ...more


08.13.2013

Joyce Shaw Clifton, 80

Joyce Shaw Clifton, 80, went to be with the Lord on August 12, 2013, in Amarillo, Texas, after fighting a debilitating disease for eight years.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, August 14 at Briarwood Church in Pampa with Rev. Lynn H ...more


08.13.2013

Jerimane V. "Jeri" Bilyeu, 66

Jerimane V. "Jeri" Bilyeu, 66, of Mattoon and formerly of Olney, died at 10:12 p.m. Saturday, August 10, 2013, at Sarah Bush Lincoln Heath Center in Mattoon.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 17, 2013, at Summers-Ki ...more


08.6.2013

Lucinda Ann Pease, 65

Lucinda Ann Pease, 65, of Noble and formerly of Yankeetown, Ind., and Evansville, Ind., passed away at 10:50 p.m. Wednesday, July 31, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Private family services will be held with burial in Bates Hill ...more


08.6.2013

Linda D. Inyart, 66

Linda D. Inyart, 66, of Nashville, Ill., passed away at 5:42 a.m. Friday, August 2, 2013, in her home, surrounded by her family.
Linda was born on March 4, 1947, in Atlanta, Ga., a daughter to Harold P. and Beulah (Hastings) Jewell. On August ...more


08.1.2013

Rodney 'Steve' Cook Jr., 54

Rodney "Steve" Cook Jr., age 54, of Golden, Illinois, formally of this area, passed away on July 27, 2013, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Mo.
A celebration of life will be held at the home of Sharon Rowland at 11 Circle Drive in Farme ...more


07.31.2013

George Wesley 'Georgie' Roberts, 46

George Wesley "Georgie" Roberts, age 46, of Carbondale, formerly of Olney, passed away Thursday, July 25, 2013, at Carbondale Memorial Hospital in Carbondale.
George was born September 24, 1966, in Kankakee, to George Roberts Sr. and Shirley F ...more


07.30.2013

Ernest B. Royse, 92

Ernest B. Royse, 92, Olney, died at 4:37 p.m. July 27, 2013, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Ind.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney. Funeral services will be held at 11 a. ...more


07.30.2013

Jackie Lynn Rowark, 60

Jackie Lynn Rowark, 60, of Olney, formerly of Fairfield, died at 5:15 p.m. on July 26, 2013, at Helia Healthcare in Olney.
Graveside services were held at 10 a.m. July 29, 2013, at Koontz Cemetery with Pastor Steve Wingert officiating. Summers ...more


07.29.2013

Jack Joseph Arnone, 58

Jack Joseph Arnone, 58, of Bloomington and formerly of Olney, passed away at 6:30 a.m. Saturday, July 27, 2013, at his residence.

A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 30 at Mounds Cemetery in rural Crawford Co ...more


07.29.2013

James E. 'Jim' Hazel, 73

James E. "Jim" Hazel, 73, of Olney, formerly of Noble, died at 11:15 a.m. Sunday, July 28, 2013, at his residence.
Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, July 30 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney. Funeral services will be held ...more


07.29.2013

Pearl Billington, 84

Pearl Billington, 84, of Clay City, died at 5:25 p.m. Thursday, July 25, 2013, in Evansville, Ind.
Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, July 30 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, ...more


07.29.2013

Pearl E. 'Betty' Miller, 89

Pearl E. "Betty" Miller, 89, of Olney, formerly of Noble, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by family at 9:30 a.m. on Jul 27, 2013.
Visitation will be held at10 a.m. Jul 30, 2013, at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney, followe ...more


07.29.2013

Ernest Royse, 92

Ernest Royse, 92, of Olney, died at 4:27 p.m. Saturday, July 27, 2013, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Ind.
Arrangements are pending at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney. ...more


07.28.2013

Jack Joseph Arnone, 58

1954-2013

Jack Joseph Arnone, 58, of Bloomington and formerly of Olney, passed away at 6:30 a.m. Saturday, July 27, 2013, at his residence.
A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 30 at Mounds Cemetery in ...more


07.28.2013

Jackie Lynn Rowark, 60

Jackie Lynn Rowark, 60, of Olney and formerly of Fairfield died at 5:15 p.m. Friday, July 26, 2013, at Helia Healthcare in Olney.
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, July 29 at Koontz Cemetery with Pastor Steve Wingert officiatin ...more


07.26.2013

John G. Frazier, 64

John G. Frazier, 64, of Olney, passed away, surrounded by loving family, on Wednesday, July 24, 2013.
John was born to George and Julia E. Frazier on May 7, 1949, in Tuscola. Both parents preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife, Jane ...more


07.23.2013

Paul "Pete' Harmon, 68

Paul "Pete" Harmon, 68, of Olney, died at 1:19 p.m. Sunday, July 21, 2013, at St. Mary's Hospital in Evansville, Ind.
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 25 at Haven Hill Memorial Garden in Olney with Pastor Troy Reyno ...more


07.23.2013

Marjorie "Lucille' Michels Dugan, 97

Marjorie "Lucille" Michels Dugan, 97, of Olney, passed away at 7 a.m. Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Cremation rites will be accorded and a graveside memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, July 26 in Mt. Zion Cem ...more


07.23.2013

Floyd Wayne Earnest, age 86

God called Floyd Wayne Earnest age 86 of Newton, Illinois home at 2:45p.m., Monday, July 22, 2013 at the Newton Rest Haven, Newton, Illinois.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, July 25th, 2013 at the Crain Funeral Home, New ...more


07.22.2013

Richard "Dick" T. Tomlinson, 82

Richard "Dick" T. Tomlinson, 82, of Mattoon, and formerly of Olney, passed away at 6:25 p.m. Friday, June 14, 2013, at Odd Fellow Rebekah Home in Mattoon.
Cremation rites were accorded. A memorial service and burial will occur at a later date. ...more


07.22.2013

Katherine Louise Rogers, 83

Katherine Louise Rogers, 83, of Newton, passed away at 4:26 p.m. Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.
Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 21 in Hankins Cemetery, rural Jasper County, with ...more


07.19.2013

Cecil Green Jr., 86

Cecil Green Jr., 86, of Olney and formerly of Bradenton, Fla., went home to be with his Lord at 4:59 p.m. Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 20 at Providence ...more


07.18.2013

Meilee Gailann Spurlock, infant

Meilee Gailann Spurlock, the daughter of Brian and Barbara Spurlock, had her heart stop beating on Friday, July 12, 2013. She was born sleeping at 10:25 p.m. on Sunday, July 14, 2013, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind. She weighed 1 pound ...more


07.17.2013

Freeda C. Vandever, 88

Freeda C. Vandever, 88, of Albion and formerly of West Salem, died at 2:50 p.m. Monday, July 15, 2013, at Rest Haven Manor in Albion.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 19 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney. Visitation ...more


07.16.2013

Jimmie Clevy, 72

Jimmie Clevy, 72, of Olney, died at 8:40 p.m. Friday, July 12, 2013, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Cremation rites were accorded. There will be no services at this time. Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney is in charge of arrangements.
Mr ...more


07.15.2013

Theodore William "Thumper' Stallard, 68

Theodore William "Thumper" Stallard, 68, of Wilmington, passed away Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Joliet.
Born December 12, 1944, in Olney, Illinois, Theodore was a son of the late Kenneth and Florence Hu ...more


07.14.2013

Lola Mae Crews, 80

Lola Mae Crews, 80, of Geff, passed away at 8:20 a.m. Friday, July 12, 2013, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh, Ind.
Lola was born November 8, 1932, in Elm River Township, the daughter of Virgil and Mayme (Tetrick) Holmes. Lola and How ...more


07.12.2013

Wilma Josephine Hunley, 91

Wilma Josephine Hunley, 91, of Clay City, died at 5:55 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 14 at Community Southern Baptist Church in Clay City with Rev. Charlie Al ...more


07.12.2013

Terry J. Thompson, 44

Terry J. Thompson, 44, of Vincennes, Ind., passed away Monday, July 8, 2013, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes.
Born September 22, 1968, in Chicago, he was the son of Jimmy and Barbara Julian. His mother survives and lives in Farina. Oth ...more


07.12.2013

Richard "Toad' Therrien, 70

Richard "Toad" Therrien, of Newton, passed away Thursday, July 4, 2013, at his home, surrounded by family.
The Memorial Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 13 at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church in Newton with Father Al Kemme cel ...more


07.11.2013

Mary Ann Knakmuhs, 57

Mary Ann Knakmuhs, 57, of Olney, entered into Eternity on Monday, July 8, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Mary Ann made her debut in this world on March 8, 1956, in Los Angeles, Calif., born to Mary Margaret (Diel) and Floyd Knak ...more


07.11.2013

Melvin L. Stacey, 91

Melvin L. Stacey, 91, of Olney, died at 10:47 p.m. Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 13 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Minister Phil Edgington officiati ...more


07.9.2013

Dorothy Leona McGregor, 87

Dorothy Leona McGregor, 87, of Dieterich, went to be with her Lord on Sunday, July 7, 2013, at Lakeland Rehabilitation and Health Center in Effingham, after a lengthy battle with brain cancer.

A celebration of Dorothy's life will be h ...more


07.9.2013

Robert 'Bob' Whyde, 75

Robert "Bob" Whyde, 75, of rural Albion, passed into Eternity on Saturday, July 6, 2013, at his home.

Bob was born on August 21, 1937, in Mt. Carmel, the son of Edgar Mack and Elsie May (Samuels) Whyde. He married Shirley Ann Campbell ...more


07.9.2013

Joanne Herdes, 59

Joanne Herdes, 59, of Clay City, died at 11:35 p.m. Sunday, July 7, 2013, at her residence.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 10 at Clay City Cemetery with Minister Darrell Brandon officiating. Summers-Kistler ...more


07.8.2013

Delores "Dee' Michels, 76

Delores "Dee" Michels, 76, of Olney, died at 2:40 p.m. Saturday, July 6, 2013, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Cremation rites were accorded. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 11 at Haven Hill Cemetery in Olney with Dr. Ber ...more


07.8.2013

Richard M. Runyon Sr., 86

Richard M. Runyon Sr., 86, of Olney, died at 9:03 a.m. Thursday, July 4, 2013, at his residence.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, July 8 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home inOlney with Reverend Jeremy Henson. Visitation was held from ...more


07.8.2013

Dolores L. Rusk Kocher, 90

Dolores L. Rusk Kocher, 90, of Olney, died at 10:32 p.m. Friday, July 5, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 9 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Dr. Berton He ...more


07.5.2013

Barbara J. Sensney, 67

Barbara J. Sensney, 67, of Olney, died at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, July 3, 2013, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Monday, July 8 in the Chapel of Stasi-Grove Funeral Home in Olney. Funeral services wi ...more


07.1.2013

Lawrence P. Whitehouse, 71

Lawrence P. Whitehouse, 71, of Noble and formerly of Mount Carmel, passed away on Thursday, June 27, 2013, at his residence.
Per Lawrence's wishes, he will be cremated. A memorial visitation will be held from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, July 5 in t ...more


06.28.2013

Dennis Ray Ewing

Dennis Ewing, 62 of Olney died at 2:08 PM, Thursday, June 27, 2013 at Richland Memorial Hospital. Born on Feb. 6, 1951 to John R. and Mary Ellen (Jesop) Ewing in Evansville, Indiana he was a truck driver and farmer.
Dennis is survived by hi ...more


06.28.2013

Patricia Avanell Herman, 74

Patricia Avanell Herman, 74, of Gaylord, Mich., passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, June 26, 2013, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born in Olney on March 29, 1939, to Cleo and Helen (Herdes) Everette. She married Paul Daniel ...more


06.25.2013

Mary Barbara Bangert, 91

Mary Barbara Bangert, 91, of Olney, died at 12:20 p.m. Monday, June 24, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 27 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Minister Les Boldt of ...more


06.24.2013

Paula E. (Alvis) Doan, 58

Paula E. (Alvis) Doan, 58, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, June 22, 2013, at Wabash General Hospital in Mt. Carmel.
She was born on October 29, 1954, in Princeton, Ind., the daughter of Paul Edward Alvis and Sylvia L. (Ri ...more


06.24.2013

Homer E. French

Homer Eldon French, 88, passed away Friday, June 21, 2013, at Evergreen Nursing Home in Effingham.
Funeral services for Homer will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, June 24 at Crain Funeral Home in Newton with Rev. Ken Miller officiating. Visitation ...more


06.24.2013

Bonnie Clevy, 79

Bonnie Clevy,79, of Claremont, died at 12:30 a.m. Sunday, June 23, 2013, at her residence.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday June 25 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home inOlney. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday June 26 at ...more


06.21.2013

Homer E. French

Homer Eldon French age 88 passed away Friday, June 21, 2013 at Evergreen Nursing Home, Effingham, Illinois.
Funeral services for Homer will be held at 10:00 a.m., Monday, June 24, 2013 at the Crain Funeral Home, Newton with Rev. Ken Miller off ...more


06.21.2013

Kenneth Nettleton, 80

Kenneth E. Nettleton, 80, of Swansea, died Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at his residence.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Friday, June 21 at Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville and from 9:30-10 a.m. Saturday, June 22 at Saint Paul United Church of Chr ...more


06.19.2013

Margaret "Peggy' Duran, 50

Margaret "Peggy" Duran, 50, passed away at her home in Kalkaska, Mich., on Monday, June 17, 2013.
She was born on July 6, 1962, in Olney to Phillip E. and Ruth M. (Blank) Coan.
Peggy was a member of Kalkaska Township Fire Department Sta ...more


06.18.2013

Rosetta Phillips, 81

Rosetta Phillips,81, ofClaremont, died Sunday, June 16, 2013, at her residence.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 19 at Crest Haven Memorial Park in rural Claremont with Pastor Tim Bursottofficiating. Summers-Kistler Fun ...more


06.18.2013

Loren E. Williams, 80

Loren E. Williams, 80, of Olney, went home to be with his Lord at 9:35 p.m. Sunday, June 16, 2013, from his residence in Olney.
Visitation will be from noon-1 p.m. Thursday, June 20 with funeral services immediately following in the Chapel of ...more


06.18.2013

Richard "Dick" T. Tomlinson, 82

Richard "Dick" T. Tomlinson, 82, of Mattoon, and formerly of Olney, passed away at 6:25 p.m. Friday, June 14, 2013, at Odd Fellow Rebekah Home in Mattoon.
Cremation rites will be accorded and there will be no funeral or visitation. A memorial ...more


06.13.2013

Eva Walker, 77

Eva Walker, 77, of Olney, died at 3:50 a.m. Thursday, June 13, 2013 at her residence.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 15 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney. Visitation will be one hour before services. Burial will ...more


06.13.2013

Dr. John B. Summers, 90

Dr. John B. Summers, 90, was born February 3, 1923, to A.F. and Helen Dehlinger Summers and raised in Olney.
He served in the U.S. Army during World War II as a medic in the 3rd Army 284th Field Artillery Battalion. He received many decoration ...more


06.12.2013

Julia C. Purdy, 86

Julia C. Purdy, 86, of Tucson, Arizona, and formerly of Olney, beloved mother, grandmother, sister and aunt, passed away December 8, 2012, in San Diego, California.
She was the youngest of three children born to Reverend Fred C. Mery and Lena ...more


06.12.2013

Conita Kay Paddick, 69

Conita Kay Paddick, 69, of Olney, died at 12:36 a.m. Monday, June 10, 2013, at her residence.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 14 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Herb Reckling officiating. Visitation will be ...more


06.12.2013

Norman D. Neeley, 95

Norman D. Neeley, 95, of Claremont, passed away at 3:03 p.m. Monday, June 10, 2013, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Norman was born June 8, 1918, in Martin Township, Crawford County. He was the son of Elmer D. and Daisy (Kirk) Neeley. On July 15, 19 ...more


06.11.2013

Norman D. Neeley

Norman D. Neeley, 95, Claremont, IL. passed away on Monday June 10, 2012 at 3:03 PM at Burgin Manor, Olney, Illinois.
Norman was born in Martin Township, Crawford County, Illinois on June 8, 1918. He was the son of Elmer D. and Daisy (Kirk) Ne ...more


06.7.2013

Brooke Allen Calvert Walker, 72

Brooke Allen Calvert Walker was born March 25, 1941, in Ponca City, Okla. The first child of Floyd Allen Calvert, Jr. and Louise (Niemann) Calvert, she spent much of her youth in Olney, Illinois. She passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at t ...more


06.7.2013

Roger L. Strange, 57

Roger L. Strange, 57, of Flora, passed away at 8:17 p.m. Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh, Ind.
Roger was born on February 28, 1956, to Jack and Thelma Dorlene (Johnson) Strange. He married Vickie L. Ruger on ...more


06.6.2013

In Loving Memory of Mary Jo Ault, 78

Mary Jo Ault, 78, of Olney and formerly of Georgetown, died at 4:15 a.m. Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at Emerald Glen in Olney.
Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 8 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Pastor Gregg Hal ...more


06.4.2013

Mary E. "Peggy' Riggs, 87

Mary E. "Peggy" Riggs, 87, formerly of Mt. Carmel, passed away Monday, June 3, 2013 at United Methodist Village in Lawrenceville.
She was born Sunday August 30, 1925, in Lawrence County, the daughter of Barton E. and Margie (McClaskey) Mickey. ...more


06.4.2013

Loral James "Jim" Sager, 77

Loral James Sager,77, of Olney, died at 8:30 a.m. Monday, June 3, 2013, at his residence.
Visitation will befrom 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, June 5 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home inOlney. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 6 at t ...more


06.4.2013

Harold Allen Vandever, 91

Harold Allen Vandever,91, of Olney, died at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, June 2, 2013, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, June 6 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home inOlney with Pastor Gary Hall officiating. Visitatio ...more


06.3.2013

Ricky Dale Howard, 50

Ricky Dale Howard, 50, of Grayville, died Sunday, June 2, 2013, at his home.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, June 5 at Cook Funeral Chapel in Grayville. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 6 at Cook Funeral Chap ...more


06.3.2013

Ivan Dean Weber, 82

Ivan Dean Weber, 82, of rural Dundas, passed away at 6:24 a.m. Thursday, May 30, 2013, at St Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, June 3 at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Wendelin ...more


06.3.2013

Viola May Gibson Greathouse, 87

Viola May Gibson Greathouse passed into Eternity at 4:50 a.m. Friday, May 31, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Viola was born on February 7, 1926, in Corning, Arkansas, to Eva May (LaRue) and Kendrick Shephard Gibson.
She ...more


06.3.2013

Damon Robert Garrison, 21

Damon Robert Garrison, 21, formerly of Flora and Olney, passed away Thursday, May 30, 2013, in Marion County.
Damon was born on January 28, 1992, in Flora to Robert B. Garrison and Crystal (Randall) Hargraves. He married Brittney Hall on Augus ...more


06.3.2013

Vern Galloway, 95

Vern Galloway, 95, of Olney, died at 2:30 a.m. Friday, May 31, 2013, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, June 3 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Rev. Beth Tickner and Pastor Cathy Seaton offici ...more


05.31.2013

E. Lucille "Peg' Kistner, 96

E. Lucille "Peg" Kistner, of Olney, 96, of Olney, died at 11:40 a.m. Thursday, May 30, 2013, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, June 3 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Rev. Beau Brown offi ...more


05.31.2013

Suzanne P. DeRita, 61

Suzanne P. DeRita (nee Pritchard), a 27-year resident of Tower Lakes, Barrington, passed away, surrounded by her loving family, on Thursday, May 30, 2013, after a courageous battle with cancer.
She was born December 13, 1951, to Everett and M ...more


05.30.2013

Timothy W. Bryan, 60

Timothy W. Bryan, 60, of Olney, died at 7:06 p.m. Sunday, May 25, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital.
Cremation rites will be accorded. No other plans have been made.
Timothy was born on March 16, 1953, in Evansville, Ind., the son of ...more


05.30.2013

Joe Nicholson, 87

Joe Nicholson, 87, of Olney, died at 1:30 a.m. Thursday, May 30, 2013, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 4 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Rev. Scott Carlson officiating. Visitation ...more


05.29.2013

Helen Hull, 82

Helen Hull, 82, of Olney and formerly of Savanna, died at 8 a.m. Monday, May 27, 2013, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 30 at Savanna Township Cemetery in Savanna with Rev. Gary Abney officiati ...more


05.24.2013

Eric Craig Calhoun, 53

Eric Craig Calhoun, 53, of Effingham and formerly of Carterville and Olney, died Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 25 at Riggin-Pillatsch & Burke Funeral Home ...more


05.24.2013

Gary Fulk, 56

Gary Fulk, 56, of Noble, died at 8:32 p.m. Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at his residence.
Cremation rites were accorded. Funeral services will be held at a later date. Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Noble is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. ...more


05.23.2013

Cletys J. "Clete' (Gulley) Struble, 80

Cletys J. "Clete" (Gulley) Struble, 80, of Olney, died at 4:35 p.m. Wednesday, May 22, 2013. at her residence.
Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 25 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Pastor Steve Wingert offici ...more


05.23.2013

Doris Jean Enlow, 82

Doris Jean Enlow, 82, of Flora, passed away at 5:40 p.m. Saturday, May 18, 2013, at Flora Gardens Care Center in Flora.
Jean was born September 11, 1930, in Mt. Vernon, the daughter of Oscar and Nanie May (Crowder) Ward. She married Richard E ...more


05.21.2013

Michael "Mike' Noel Dawson

Michael "Mike" Noel Dawson, 70, of Olney and formerly of Mt. Carmel, died at 9:16 a.m. Saturday, May 18, 2013, at Good Samaritan Hospital Vincennes, Ind.
Services will be announced at a later date. Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney is in ...more


05.21.2013

Roy C. Fisher, 82

Roy C. Fisher, 82, of Vincennes, Ind., passed away Saturday, May 18, 2013 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes.
Born January 13, 1931, in Lawrence County, he was the son of Willard and Martha (Timms) Fisher. Along with his parents, he was ...more


05.17.2013

Shirley J. Ausbrook, 74

Shirley J. Ausbrook, 74, of Clay City, passed away at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.
Shirley was born on February 3, 1939, in Clay City, the daughter of Leo and Vida E. Murbarger. She married ...more


05.17.2013

James "Jimmy' Allen Wyatt, 84

James "Jimmy" Allen Wyatt, 84, Olney, died at 10 p.m. Monday, May 13, 2013, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 18 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Brother Bob Totten officiating. Visitation ...more


05.14.2013

Glen E. "Bud" Miller, 93

Glen E. "Bud" Miller, 93, of Olney, died at 5 p.m. Sunday, May 12, 2013, at his residence.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday May 17 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Pastor Dennis Latta officiating. Visitation will ...more


05.14.2013

Lloyd Ronald "Ron" Schwarzlose, 75

Lloyd Ronald "Ron" Schwarzlose, 75, of Olney, died at 10:55 a.m. Sunday, May 12, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, May 17 at Immanuel United Methodist Church in Olney with Reverend Jeremy ...more


05.14.2013

Gary Paul Kocher, 49

Gary Paul Kocher, 49, of Olney, died at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, May 11, 2013, at his residence.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 16 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Olney with Reverend Father Jerry Wirth officiating. Visit ...more


05.10.2013

Wanda Ruth Green, 86

Wanda Ruth Green, 86, of Newton, passed away at 7:15 a.m. Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m Saturday, May 11 at Blake-Buchanan Funeral Home in Newton. Burial ...more


05.7.2013

Larry D. Keller, 67

Larry D. Keller, 67, of Olney and formerly of Wendelin, died at 3:25 p.m. Sunday, May 5, 2013, at his residence.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Friday May 10 at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Wendelin with Father Mark Stec off ...more


05.7.2013

Michael M. Gardner, 57

Michael M. Gardner, 57, of Olney, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his wife, Connie, children, Keri, Caitlin, and Kody, grandchild, Gavin Anson Michael Geller, sister-in-law, Cheri, and dog, Bitsy, at 1:37 p.m. Thursday, May 2, 2013.
...more


05.6.2013

Gayle Ann (Burke) Nesbitt-Hewitt, 63

Gayle Ann (Burke) Nesbitt-Hewitt, 63, of Olney and formerly of Vincennes, passed away Saturday, May 4, 2013, at Burgin Manor in Olney.
Gayle was born August 26, 1949, in Sullivan, Ind., the daughter of Clifford Burke and Clara (Swettenam) Burk ...more


05.6.2013

Billy Neal Cleaver, 75

Billy Neal Cleaver, 75, of Calhoun, died at 8:31 a.m. Friday, May 3, 2013, at his residence.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 7 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney with Reverend Mike Baker officiating. Visitation will ...more


05.2.2013

Carl M. Fulk, 85

Carl M. Fulk, 85, of Noble, died at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at his residence, surrounded by his family.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, May 3 at Hanna Cemetery in Noble with Rev. Bob Totten officiating. Stasi-Grove ...more


05.2.2013

William Curtis "Bill" Read, 67

William Curtis "Bill" Read, 67, of Newton, passed away at 6:21 p.m. Monday, April 29, 2013, at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 4 at First Baptist Church in Newton. Burial will be T ...more


05.1.2013

Benny Lee Green, 67

Benny Lee Green, 67, of Olney, passed away at 9:36 p.m. Monday, April 29, 2013, at Mercy Hospital in St. Louis, Mo.
Benny was born September 30, 1945, in Richland County, the son of Robert L. and Eloise K. (Reed) Green. He married Mary Candice ...more


05.1.2013

Deloris Faye Sulcer, 88

Deloris Faye (Tuttle) Sulcer, 88, of Olney, and a former resident of Waltonville, passed away at 6:20 a.m. Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Deloris was born a daughter of John Henry and Eva Jean (Reed) Tuttle on ...more


05.1.2013

Judy Gail Miller, 64

Judy Gail Miller, 64, of Olney, died at 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at Helia Healthcare in Olney.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Friday, May 3 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, M ...more


04.30.2013

Marjorie Evalee Kowa, 88

Marjorie Evalee Kowa, 88
1925-2013

Marjorie Evalee Kowa, 88, of Woodbridge, VA, passed away on Sunday, April 28, 2013 at Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center in Woodbridge, VA. Marjorie was born on May 28, 1925, in Noble to ...more


04.29.2013

Carl Roark, Jr.

Carl W. Roark Jr., 77, of rural Sumner, IL passed away Saturday April 27, 2013 at his residence. He died after a brief illness with esophageal cancer.

He was born July 7, 1935 near Bicknell, IN the son of Carl W. and Jessie M. (White) ...more


04.26.2013

James Merle Kilpatrick

James Merle Kilpatrick, age 80, of Celina, TX, passed away Thursday, April 25, 2013 at McKinney Medical Center in McKinney, TX. He was born December 7, 1932 in Broken Arrow, OK, the son of Orbra and Ethel (Files) Kilpatrick. He married Marjorie M. ...more


04.25.2013

John Arthur Lemke, 67

John Arthur Lemke, 67, of Olney, passed into Eternity on Monday, April 22, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital.
John was born November 22, 1945, in Chicago, to Doris (Hall) and John V. Lemke. He married Mary Bahr on December 29, 1965, at the U ...more


04.25.2013

Michael D. Russell, 65

Michael D. Russell, 65, of Flora, died at 5:55 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at his home.
Michael was born August 22, 1947, in Dyess, Ark., the son of Harold and Stella May Russell. He graduated high school and joined the United States Marine ...more


04.24.2013

Lenard L. "Cy" Runyon, 86

Lenard L. "Cy" Runyon, 86, of Noble, died at 4:50 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Friday, April 26 2013 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney. Funeral service will be ...more


04.24.2013

John R. Tabb, 82

John R. Tabb, 82, of Arcola, passed away at 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 22, 2013, at the Arthur Home.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, April 26 at Edwards Funeral Home in Arcola with Rev. Van McQueen officiating. Burial will be in ...more


04.24.2013

Wilma Lou Lybarger, 87

Wilma Lou Lybarger, 87, of Noble, died at 6:07 a.m. Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, April 25 at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Wendelin. Mass of Christian Burial will ...more


04.22.2013

Obituary

Ingram Funeral Home
241 W. Main St.
Albion, IL 62806
618-445-2222

OBITUARY NOTICE

Phoebe Elizabeth Jackman, 95 of Allendale, IL entered into Eternity Saturday, April 20, 2013 at Burgin Manor in Olney ...more


04.22.2013

John Michael Martin, 64

John Michael Martin, 64
1948-2013
John Michael Martin, 64, of Noble, died at 11:20 p.m. Thursday, April 18, 2013, at Flora Rehabilitation & Health Care Center.
Visitation will be held from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, April 24 at Su ...more


04.22.2013

Doris Jean Rubsam

Doris Jean Rubsam, 81
1932-2013
Doris Jean Rubsam, 81, of Olney, died at 4:27 p.m. Friday, April 19, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Visitation will be held from noon-2 p.m. Tuesday, April 23 at Summers-Kistler Fun ...more


04.19.2013

Jennie Lyn Burgener, 60

Jennie Lyn Burgener, 60
1952-2013
Jennie Lyn Burgener, 60, of Fort Worth, Texas, and formerly of Olney, died at 2:52 p.m. Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at Plaza Medical Center of Fort Worth, Texas.
Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m ...more


04.19.2013

Thelma Lucille Anderson, 84

Thelma Lucille Anderson, 84
1928-2013
Thelma Lucile Anderson, 84, of Maryland Heights, Mo., passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2013. Lucile was born on May 6, 1928, in Noble, to Charles and Ida Hundley, the sixth of nine children.
...more


04.18.2013

Andrea Michelle Weiler, 25

Andrea Michelle Weiler, 25
1987-2013
Andrea Michelle Weiler, 25, of Clay City, passed away at 12:09 p.m. Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at Carle Foundation Hospital in Champaign.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April ...more


04.18.2013

Ruth Warren, 84

Ruth Warren, 84, of Olney, died at 9:59 p.m. Monday, April 15, 2013, at Elkhart General Hospital.
Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Friday, April 19 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday ...more


04.17.2013

Autumn Michelle VanBlaricum, 14

Autumn Michelle VanBlaricum, 14
1998-2012
Autumn Michelle VanBlaricum, 14, of Winnfield, La., passed away Saturday, April 13, 2013.
Born Wednesday, November 11, 1998, in Bremerton, Wash., she was an eighth-grade student at Winnfi ...more


04.16.2013

Wayne Cunningham

Wayne Cunningham age 86 of Newton passed away Monday, April 15, 2013 at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center, Mattoon, Illinois.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, April 18, 2013 at the Grace United Methodist Church, Newton wit ...more


04.16.2013

Jeramiah Isaac Boykin, infant

Jeramiah Isaac Boykin, infant son of Joshua and Whitney Boykin, of Olney, died Friday, April 12, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Graveside services with Pastor Troy Reynolds will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at St ...more


04.15.2013

Sister Teresa Zuber, 97

Sister Teresa Zuber, ASC, 97, of the Adorers of the Blood of Christ, Ruma Center, Ruma, Ill., passed away at 6 p.m. Friday, April 12, 2013, at the community’s center in Ruma.
She was born to the late Edward and Emma (nee Zwilling) Zuber in Str ...more


04.15.2013

Maurice C. Drewes, 89

Maurice C. Drewes, 89, of Olney, died Sunday, April 14, 2013, at Hamilton Point Rehab in Newburgh, Ind.
Visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. Tuesday, April 16 at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Wendelin. Rosary will be held at 9:30 a.m. Mass ...more


04.15.2013

Beulah E. Diver, 94

Beulah E. Diver, 94, of Olney, died at 6:25 p.m. Friday, April 12, 2013, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m.-noon Wednesday, April 17 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney. Funeral services wil ...more


04.15.2013

Tom Fehrenbacher

Tom Fehrenbacher dies; fought airport expansion, then fought to keep Bridgeton alive!!!!
Tom Fehrenbacher, who died this week, was a longtime Bridgeton city councilman and president of BAD: the Bridgeton Air Defense. BAD led the unsuccessful f ...more


04.15.2013

Johnsie Elizabeth Gordon, 84

Johnsie Elizabeth Gordon, 84, of Olney, died at 1:10 a.m. Saturday, April 13, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, April 16 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney. Funeral services wil ...more


04.12.2013

Arthur Fulk, 79

Arthur Fulk, 79, of Noble, died at 1:47 p.m. Tuesday, April 9, 2013, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Ind.
Visitation will be at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 13 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Noble. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. ...more


04.12.2013

Thomas R. Fehrenbacher

Fehrenbacher, Thomas R. fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, Wednesday, April 10, 2013. Beloved husband of Till Davenport-Fehrenbacher and the late Bernice Fehrenbacher; dearest father of Douglas J. (Susan) Fehrenbacher, Ann M. ...more


04.8.2013

Jimmie Thomann 'Crip' Miller, 76

Jimmie Thomann "Crip" Miller, 76, of Noble, passed away at 9:10 p.m. Friday, April 5, 2013, at Burgin Manor.
Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, April 9 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Noble. Funeral services will be held at ...more


04.6.2013

Constance Ann Minard, 71

Constance Ann Minard, 71, passed away April 5, 2013, in San Antonio, Texas. Connie was born September 20, 1941, in Olney, the daughter of Theresa Ochs and the late Eustace Ochs. She is survived by her sons, Paul, Matthew, and Richard Minard; ...more


04.5.2013

Helen Fay Moseley (nee Lambert), 80

Helen Fay Moseley (nee Lambert), 80
1932-2013
Helen Fay Moseley (nee Lambert), 80, passed away Saturday, February 2, 2013, at Manor Care Nursing Home in Naperville.
Helen was born February 11, 1932, in Van, Texas, to Ernest and ...more


04.5.2013

Floyd 'Neil' Anderson, 77

Floyd "Neil" Anderson, 77, of Olney died at 12:15 a.m. Thursday, April 4, 2013, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.
Visitation will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 6 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney. Funeral services will be held ...more


04.5.2013

Marc Wood, 30

Marc Wood, 30, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, March 27, 2013, in Aurora, Colorado.
He was born in Olney to Cindy Wood on April 15, 1982. Marc is survived by his mother, of Blanket, Texas, as well as his sister Emily, of Tulsa, Oklahoma. He ...more


04.4.2013

Matthew Scott Hartrich, 43

Matthew Scott Hartrich, 43
1970-2013
Matthew Scott Hartrich, 43, of Newton, died at 6:12 a.m. Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.
Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, April 4 at St. ...more


04.4.2013

Thelma Appleby, 102

Thelma Appleby, 102
1910-2013
Thelma Appleby, 102, of Olney, died at 3:45 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at her residence.
Visitation will be held from 2-3 p.m. Sunday, April 7 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney and from 10-11 ...more


04.3.2013

Lois Evelyn Beck, 89

Lois Evelyn Beck, 89
1924-2013
Lois Evelyn Beck, 89, of Monticello, passed away at 5:54 a.m. Monday, April 1, 2013, at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.
Lois was born February 7, 1924, in Lawrence County, the daughter of Lee D. ...more


04.3.2013

Cynthia D. 'Cindy' Elliott, 54

Cynthia D. 'Cindy' Elliott, 54
1958-2013
Cynthia D. "Cindy" Elliott, 54, of Olney, died at 1:05 a.m.Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at St. Mary's Hospital in Evansville, Ind.
Visitation will be held from 3-5 p.m. Friday, April 5 at ...more


04.2.2013

Forest Dale "Frosty" Malcom, 83

Forest Dale 'Frosty' Malcom, 83
1929-2013
Forest Dale "Frosty" Malcom, 83, of Robinson, Naples, Fla., and formerly of the Casey area, passed away at 9:20 a.m. Sunday, March 31, 2013, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, ...more


04.1.2013

Larry Dale Dowty, 69

Larry Dale Dowty, 69 of Claremont, died at 5:40 PM, Easter Sunday, March 31, 2013 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville.
Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M., Wednesday, April 3 at Summers-Kistler Funeral Home in Olney. Funeral services ...more


03.31.2013

Doris Imogene Pflaum

Doris Imogene Pflaum, 89, of Olney, died at 3:10 p.m. Thursday, March 28, 2013, at Burgin Manor.
Visitation will be at 10 a.m. Monday, ...more


03.31.2013

Wanda Redding

Wanda Redding, 66, of Ada, Okla., passed away Friday, March 22, 2013, at Valley View Hospital in Ada, Okla.
Services were held ...more


03.31.2013

Jackie D. Tate

Jackie D. Tate, 68, of Olney, died Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at United Methodist Village in Lawrenceville.
Visitation will be ...more


03.31.2013

Marjorie Lois Winkler

Marjorie Lois Winkler, 81, of Dieterich, died at 2:36 a.m. Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at St. Anthony's ...more


03.31.2013

Dean L. Elmore

Dean L. Elmore, 80, of rural Wheeler, died at 10:40 a.m. Monday, March 25, 2013, at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.

Arrangements are pending at Blake-Wright Funeral Home in Dieterich.
Dean L. Elmore, 80, of rural ...more


03.31.2013

Wesley E. Horsfall

Wesley E. Horsfall, 89, of Kalamazoo, Mich., and formerly of Olney, passed away Sunday morning, March 24, 2013, at his home in Kalamazoo.

He was born December 18, 1923, on his family farm in Scotts, Mich., the son of the late Walter ...more


03.31.2013

Jerry Neil Putnam

Jerry Neil Putnam, a former Richland County resident, died Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at his home in Tennessee.

Jerry was a self-employed trucker all his working life and made many friends over the years in his travels.
Jerry ...more


03.31.2013

Leona Viola Brooks

Juanita Miller, 76, of Flora and formerly of Clay City, died at 8:50 a.m. Saturday, March 23, 2013, at Flora Rehab & Healthcare Center.

Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 26 at Clay City Christian Church. Funeral ...more


03.31.2013

Juanita Miller

Juanita Miller, 76, of Flora and formerly of Clay City, died at 8:50 a.m. Saturday, March 23, 2013, at Flora Rehab & Healthcare Center.

Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 26 at Clay City Christian Church. Funeral ...more






03.31.2013

In Loving Memory

Mom, 
We knew you were so special by all you'd say and do, 
but what we never fully grasped, was how much of us was you. 
We miss and love you more than words can say. 
Love, 
Fred, Kristine, Alex, Max, Freddy, ...more


03.31.2013

Thank You

We want to thank everyone for the cards, prayers, flowers, food, hugs, kisses and kindness during our loss. Thanks especially to the MOT Senior Center Ladies, Rev. Donnachie and Daniels & Hutchison Funeral Home. 

The Family of Walter ...more


03.31.2013

In Memory of Barbara and Bert Widder

In my heart your love remains 
Always tender, sweet and true 
There's not a day, dear parents 
That I do not think of you 

With love from Helen ...more



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