Obits

Mary Wanda Ostrow

Mary Wanda Ostrow, 85, of Taylorville, passed away at 4:02 p.m. on Sunday, August 14, 2022, at her residence.   Wanda was born October 26, 1936, in Carlinville, the daughter of Elmer Ray an...

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John Jay Lanzotti

John Jay Lanzotti, 73 of Taylorville, passed away at 5:35p.m. on Friday, August 12, 2022 at Decatur Memorial Hospital.  He was born on July 24, 1949 in Taylorville, the son of Frank Lanzotti Sr. ...

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Alberta Mae Allen

Alberta Mae Allen, 96 of Stonington, passed away at 4:47 p.m. on Friday, August 12, 2022 at Taylorville Care Center.  She was born on January 2, 1926 in Pemiscot County, Missouri, the daughter of...

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Alice L. Simmons

Alice L. Simmons, 83, of Illiopolis, formerly of Mt. Auburn, passed away August 10th, 2022 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL. Alice was born March 26th, 1939 to Benjamin Franklin Wright an...

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Patrick J. Porter

Patrick J. Porter, 57 of Decatur, passed away at 9:32a.m. on Monday, August 8, 2022 at Moweaqua Rehabilitation and Health Care.  He was born on June 23, 1965 in Taylorville, the son of Clifford A...

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Erma M. Bell

Erma M. Bell, 93, passed away on Wednesday, August 3, 2022 at Manor Court Nursing Home in Clinton, Illinois.        She was born in Farmer City, Illinois, on October 6, 1928 &nb...

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Shirley Lea Spain

Shirley Lea Spain was a mother, grandmother, sister, and friend. She left this world on August 5, 2022 at the age of 85. Shirley was a hard-working woman who spent countless hours mowing lawns and ...

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Steven Daniel Ackerman

Steven Daniel Ackerman, 59 of Taylorville, passed away on Sunday, August 7, 2022 in his home.  He was born on March 4, 1963 in Springfield, the son of David and Gayla (Harter) Ackerman.  Ste...

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Brenda Louise Barker

Brenda Louise Barker, 54, of Taylorville passed away at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 2, 2022 with her family by her side. Brenda was born February 29, 1968 in Hillsboro, the daughter of Hubert and ...

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Penny Yonker

Long time Alaska resident Penny Yonker, 78, passed away on July 21, 2022, while hospitalized at Mat-Su Regional Hospital, Alaska. Mrs. Yonker was born December 22, 1943 in Taylorville, IL, to Bet...

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