Obituaries

Local obituaries.

Mary Ann Montgomery

Mary Ann Montgomery, 69, of Coffeen, IL passed away on Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at 2:30 p.m., at Montgomery Nursing & Rehab Center, Taylor Springs, IL.  A visitation will be held on Wednesday, June...

Jennifer Lou Erck

Jennifer Lou Erck, 67, of Mulberry Grove, Illinois passed away on Tuesday June 10th at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. She is survived by her husband, Major General Wayne M. Erck, daughter Cara...

Robert F. “Bobby” Becker, Jr.

Robert F. “Bobby” Becker, Jr., 59 of Chicago and formerly of Bartelso died Tuesday June 10, 2014 in Chicago. He was born March 29, 1955 in Breese to Robert H. and Blanche (Haake) Becker: they...

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...