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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...

Laverne M. Jones

Laverne Meta, nee Erb, Jones, 77, of Marissa, IL was born on July 10, 1944 in Belleville, IL and passed away on Friday, January 7, 2022, at Sparta Community Hospital in Sparta, IL. Mrs. Jones was employed at Scott Air Force Base for three years, Sparta Community...

Valerie S. Rako

Valerie S. Rako, nee Rodman, 74, of Belleville, IL, formerly of Marissa, IL, born August 6, 1947 in Murphysboro, IL, passed away on Friday December 24, 2021 at Memorial Hospital East in Shiloh, IL. Mrs. Rako was a bank teller. She was preceded in death by her parents...

Calvin G. Twenhafel

Calvin G. Twenhafel, 95, of Darmstadt, IL, born April 21, 1926, passed away on Wednesday, December 15, 2021 at the Randolph County Care Center in Sparta, IL.  Mr. Twenhafel was baptized and confirmed at Holy Ghost UCC Darmstadt, where he was a long-time member, and...

Opal J. Coke

Opal June Coke, nee Cathcart, 94, of Coulterville, IL, born April 27, 1927 in Decatur, IL, went to her Heavenly home on Sunday December 12, 2021 from the Coulterville Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center in Coultervillle, IL.  Mrs. Coke had worked as a custodian...

James B. Odle

James B. Odle, 86, of Tilden, IL, born June 11, 1935 in Tilden, IL, passed away on Friday December 10, 2021 at Sparta Community Hospital in Sparta, IL.  Mr. Odle was a retired trooper with the Illinois State Police. He was a member of Tilden United Methodist Church,...