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Ralph Elmer Griebel

GRIEBEL Ralph Elmer Griebel, 87, of Coulterville, IL; born on April 22, 1934 in St. Clair County, IL; passed away on April 30, 2021 at the Sparta Community Hospital in Sparta, IL. He worked at the Operating Engineers Local 520 for 47 years before retiring.  Ralph...

Pastor Brian Kenneth Gegel

GEGEL Pastor Brian Kenneth Gegel, 63, of Campbell Hill, IL; born on October 22, 1957 in Sparta, IL; passed away surrounded by loved ones on Saturday, April 10, 2021 at the Randolph County Care Center in Sparta, IL. Pastor Brian grew up working on the family farm in...

Carl J. Higgins

HIGGINS Carl J. Higgins, 90, of Sparta, IL; born on August 8, 1930 in Sparta, IL; passed away Thursday, April 1, 2021 in Sparta, IL. Carl was a very hard worker that earned everything he had in his ninety years of age.  He enjoyed going to baseball games and watching...

Lewis Steven Jackson

JACKSON Lewis Steven Jackson, 78, born on February 24, 1943 in Chicago, IL; passed away on April 1, 2021 in Sparta, IL. Mr. Jackson loved fishing, building things around his house and enjoying the outdoors.  He was the type of person that always had to stay busy...

Bradley “Brad” Joseph Cowell

COWELL Bradley “Brad” Joseph Cowell, 60, of Sparta, IL; born on May 20, 1960 in Perryville, MO; passed away on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at Sparta Community Hospital in Sparta, IL. Brad worked for R&M Oil and Supply as a truck driver.  He loved to fish and have a...

Joann “Becky” Monteith

MONTEITH Mrs. Joann “Becky” Hyche Monteith passed away peacefully on Thursday, the 25th of March 2021 at her daughter’s home in Sparta, Illinois. She was 85 years of age. Born on the 11th of May 1935 in Walker County, Alabama, Mrs. Monteith was the daughter of Henry...