Obituaries

Local obituaries.

Ellen Rose Plog

Ellen Rose (nee Brown) Plog, died peacefully, Friday, January 15, 2021 in Highland, IL at the age of 93. Ellen was born March 20, 1927 at her parent’s residence North of Pocahontas, IL, back in...

Russell Koch

Russell Koch, 91, of Highland, IL, died Saturday, January 16, 2021, at Faith Countryside in Highland, IL. He was born December 5, 1929 to Belmont and Irma (nee Hagnauer) Koch, in Highland, IL. On December...

James W. Glasco

James W. Glasco, age 78 of Livingston, IL passed away on Thursday, January 14, 2021 at his residence in Livingston, IL. He was born on Tuesday, November 3, 1942 in Anna, IL. He was the son...

Steve A. Walker

Steve A. Walker, 74, of Highland, IL, died Friday, January 15, 2021, at his home. Steve was born, July 15, 1946 to Donald and June Walker in Highland, IL. On May 27, 1979 he...

Betty Metzger

Betty Metzger, age 87 of Highland, IL, died Friday, January 15, 2021, at Saint Joseph's Hospital in Highland, IL. She was born October 07, 1933, in Pocahontas, IL, the daughter of Emmett and Edna (nee...

Brenda J. Edler

Brenda J. Edler, age 67 of Hoffman passed away on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Centralia on January 10, 1954. She married Loyd...

Larry Edwin Roberts

Larry Edwin Roberts, age 72 of Bunker Hill, IL, died Thursday, January 7, 2021, at Alton Memorial Hospital in Alton, IL. He was born on Tuesday, October 26, 1948, in Highland, IL, the son of...

Cyril “Cy” Weis

Cyril "Cy" Weis, 94, of Pocahontas, IL, passed away January 9, 2021 at his home surrounded by family. Cyril was born April 5, 1926, the oldest son of John H. and Edna E. (nee Frisse)...

Michael E. Stokes

Michael E. Stokes, age 84 of Sandoval passed away on Monday, January 11, 2021 at St. Mary Hospital in Centralia. He was born in Carlyle on October 23, 1936, the son of Edward and...

Kenneth B. “Kenny” Cline

Kenneth B. “Kenny” Cline, 70, of Highland, IL, passed away Friday, January 8, 2021 at Highland Health Care. Kenny was born July 3, 1950, to Wayne and Eleanor (nee Burle) Cline in Alton, IL. He grew...