Obituaries

Local obituaries.

Bernard J. “Bernie” Ottensmeier

Bernard J. “Bernie” Ottensmeier, 73, of Aviston, died Monday, June 9, 2014 at Breese Nursing Home in Breese, IL.  He was born December 24, 1940 in St. Rose, IL, son of Ben and Alvina...

Cletus E. “Clete” Sensel

Cletus E. “Clete” Sensel 77 Summerfield died Monday June 9, 2014 at his residence. He was born June 22, 1936 in Lebanon to Elmer and Vera (Kraus) Sensel; they preceded him in death. He married Pearl...

Christine Potthast

Christine Potthast, age 89 of Collinsville, IL, died Sunday, June 08, 2014, at Relais Bonne Eau in Edwardsville, IL. She was born February 03, 1925, in Cologne, Germany the daughter of Heinrich and Katharina (nee...

Mary Ann Brandt

Mary Ann Brandt, age 67 of Worden, IL, died Wednesday, June 04, 2014, at Saint John's Hospital in Springfield, IL. She was born February 04, 1947, in Highland, IL, the daughter of Dwayne and Roselie...

Mary A. Ford

Mary A. Ford, age 67, of Keyesport, passed away Thursday, June 5 at Anderson Hospital in Maryville. A memorial service will be held at 7:00 p.m. Monday, June 9 at Zieren Day Funeral Home in Carlyle....

Eldon L. “Eldy” Nowlin

Eldon L. “Eldy” Nowlin, age 86, of Greenville, passed away Thursday, June 5 at Faith Countryside Home in Highland.  Funeral services will be Monday, June 9 at noon at Young Funeral Home.  Burial will be...

Burnell E. Maedge

Burnell E. Maedge, age 96 of Marine, IL, died Thursday, June 05, 2014, at Anderson Hospital in Maryville, IL. He was born on Monday, November 29, 1917, in Highland, IL, the son of Henry and...

Grace Weier

Grace Weier, nee Deerhake, 82, of Germantown, died Thursday, June 5, 2014 at Legacy Place in Highland. Mrs. Weier was born February 8, 1932 in Germantown to Henry and Mary Helen (Leonard) Deerhake; they preceded...

Sharon L. Still

Sharon L. Still, age 76 of Highland, IL, died Wednesday, June 04, 2014, at Hitz Memorial Home in Alhambra, IL. She was born on Friday, May 06, 1938, in Pontiac, MI, the daughter of Alvin...

Carl E. Ackmann

Carl E. Ackmann, age 88 of Carlyle, died on Tuesday, June 3, 2014, at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Belleville. Mr. Ackmann was born on August 5, 1925, in Wade Township, Illinois, a son of William...