Obituaries

Local obituaries.

Victoria L. “Vicky” Mettler

Victoria L. “Vicky” Mettler, 67, of New Douglas, IL, passed away on Tuesday, April 9, 2024 at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield, IL. Visitation from 9 to 11 AM on Tuesday, April 16, 2024...

Dean Holifield

Dean Holifield, age 79, of Breese, passed away Monday, April 8, 2024 at his home. He was born May 11, 1944 in East St. Louis, IL, a son of the late Gurt and Mildred,...

Kevin Allan Zeisset

Kevin Allan Zeisset, age 64, a longtime resident of Trenton and Highland/Pocahontas, passed away peacefully Friday, March 29, 2024 at his home surrounded by family. He was born March 11, 1960 in Breese, a...

Robert A. “Satch” Warnecke

Robert A. "Satch" Warnecke, age 68 of Highland, IL, died Monday, April 8, 2024, at his home, Highland, IL. He was born on Thursday, August 25, 1955, in Aviston, IL, the son of  Sylvester and...

Brian S. Battaglia

Brian S. Battaglia, age 50 of Greenville and Pocahontas, passed away at his home Saturday, April 6, 2024, surrounded by his family. Services for Brian will be held 7:00 p.m. Saturday, April 13, 2024, at the...

Betty L. Grawe

Betty L. Grawe passed away peacefully on April 4, 2024, surrounded by her loving family at home in Carlyle, Illinois. Born on December 9, 1936, in Beaver Prairie, Betty's life was marked by a deep...

Dean Allen Lampe

Dean Allen Lampe, age 48 of Pocahontas, IL, died Friday, April 5, 2024, at his residence in Pocahontas, IL. He was born on Wednesday, October 15, 1975, in Highland, IL, the son of  John and...

Leslie “Les” C. Mullen

Leslie “Les” C. Mullen, 81, of Coffeen, IL passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2024, at 12:26 p.m., at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield, IL.  A visitation will be held on Friday, April 12, 2024,...

Suzanne Marcella Fink

Suzanne was born to Garvin and Genevieve Tilley in Centralia, IL on April 25, 1940, and passed away in San Luis Obispo, CA on February 20, 2024. She grew up in Centralia graduating from...

Charles B. Hanner

Charles B. Hanner, 74, of Greenville, Illinois, passed away on April 2, 2024, at the Hillsboro Area Hospital, surrounded by family. Charles was born on June 15, 1949, in Hillsboro, IL, the son of Joseph Wilson...