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Donna Mandrell

MANDRELL Donna R. Mandrell, 66, of Tilden, IL; born on April 16, 1955 in Collinsville, IL; passed away on Thursday, October 21, 2021 at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in O’Fallon, IL. She was a lady full of love that enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. Some...

Virgil Wayne Easton

EASTON Virgil Wayne Easton, 72, of Sparta, IL; born on March 1, 1949 in Sparta, IL; passed away on Tuesday, October 19, 2021 at Manor Court of Carbondale, IL. Virgil could fix any type of machinery. Whether it was a car, mower, boat motor, you name it, and he could...

Anona M. “Nonie” Junge

Anona Mae “Nonie” Junge, nee Deichmann, 90, of New Athens, IL, born October 29, 1930 in New Athens, IL, passed away on Friday October 15, 2021 at the New Athens Home for the Aged.  She was a homemaker and member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in New Athens,...

Emmett E. Laumbattus

Emmett E. Laumbattus, 98, of Marissa, IL born April 14th, 1923 in Marissa, IL passed away on Thursday, October 14th, 2021 at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, IL. Mr. Laumbattus served in the United States Coast Guard from 1941-1945 and was a member of the Sparta...

Shirley J. Hurst

HURST Shirley J. Hurst, 95, of Tilden, IL; born on May 8, 1926 in Tilden, IL; passed away on Friday, October 8, 2021 at the Randolph County Care Center in Sparta, IL. Shirley graduated from Marissa High School in 1944.  She served on the Tilden Village Board for...

Thomas U. May

Thomas Upton May, 86, of New Athens, IL, born March 10, 1935 in Beardstown, IL, passed away at his residence on Wednesday September 29, 2021. May was a U.S. Navy veteran, rancher, licensed private pilot and retired science teacher at Red Bud High School , where he...