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Rita L. Cahoon

Rita L. Cahoon, nee Jones, 66, of Marissa, IL, born March 21, 1955, in Sparta, IL, passed away on Monday January 24, 2022, at Memorial Hospital in Chester, IL. Rita was a medical billing agent.  She was a member of the Marissa Historical Society and former member of...

Roger A. Stolte

Roger Arnold Stolte, Sr., 84, of New Athens, IL, born October 11, 1937, in Lenzburg, IL, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by family on Thursday January 20, 2022.  Mr. Stolte was a retired coal miner and a U.S. Army veteran.  He enjoyed hunting, fishing,...

Norma J. “Nonnie” Schoepp

Norma Jean “Nonnie” Schoepp, nee Wagner, 87, of New Athens, IL, born February 27, 1934, in Belleville, IL, passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday January 19, 2022.  She was a medical assistant for Dr. Bernard Strassman in New Athens, a manager at...

Gene O. Diskey

DISKEY Gene O. Diskey, 91, of Sparta, IL; born on February 3, 1930 in Walsh, IL; passed away on Saturday, January 16, 2022 at the Sparta Community Hospital in Sparta, IL. Gene served his Country in the United States Army during the Korean War.  He was a life member of...

Bonnie R. Root

Born in Granite City, IL on November 15, 1942, to parents – James and Emma (Gale) Vasquez, she passed into the Lord’s hands on January 7, 2022, at the New Athens Home for the Aged with her son by her side.  She had reached the age of 79 years 1 month 23...