Obituaries

Local obituaries.

Juliana B. Hilmes

Juliana B. Hilmes, age 88, of Breese, passed away Saturday, March 12, 2022 at her home. She was born June 19, 1933 in Breese, a daughter of the late Wm. Henry “Bill” and Wilhelmina, nee...

Elizabeth J. “Betty” Usselmann

Elizabeth J. “Betty” Usselmann, age 83, of Aviston, passed away Saturday, January 9, 2021, at Clinton Manor Living Center in New Baden. She was born November 14, 1937, in St. Rose, a daughter of the...

James A. Hilton

James A. Hilton, age 66, of Makanda, Illinois, passed away Monday, October 6, in Greenville Regional Hospital. Funeral services for 66 year-old James A. Hilton will be Thursday, October 9, at 1:00 p.m.,...

Joan M. Swofford

Joan M. Swofford, age 82, of rural Pocahontas, passed away Monday, December 29, at Carlyle Healthcare Center. Funeral services for 82 year-old Joan M. Swofford will be Friday, January 2, at 11:00 a.m.,...

Sharon L. Cochran

Sharon L. Cochran, 71, formerly of Highland and Collinsville, IL, passed away Thursday, November 4, 2021, at Cambridge House in Maryville, IL. She was born January 27, 1950, in E. St. Louis, IL. Sharon drove...

Kathryn K. Holzhauer

Kathryn K. Holzhauer, 65, of Pocahontas peacefully passed away September 29th surrounded by loved ones, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Kathryn was born to Aaron and Delores Collier, of Greenville, on October...

George A. Hartnagel

George A. Hartnagel, 81, of Millersburg, IL, passed away on Wednesday, March 29, 2023, at St. Elizabeth Hospital after a long battle with Inclusion Body Myositis. George was born on June 4, 1941, in Belleville,...

Wayne Nettles

Wayne Nettles, age 90 of Keyesport, passed away at 4:25 p.m. Friday, July 11, 2014 at Helia Healthcare in Greenville. Wayne, the son of Edward and Stella (Barbey) Nettles, was born July 21, 1923 in...

Sandra Sue Harnetiaux

Sandra Sue Harnetiaux, age 79 of Greenville, passed away 7:16 a.m. Thursday, July 17, 2014 in the Emergency Room at Greenville Regional Hospital. Sandra Sue, the daughter of Louis Volkmar and Minnie (Bauer) Volkmar, was...

Dale L. Pulver

Dale L. Pulver, age 64, beloved member of the Beckemeyer community, passed away on Wednesday, January 24, 2024, at St. Louis University Hospital. He was born on August 8, 1959, in Breese, IL to...