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Barbara A. Franklin

Barbara A. Franklin, nee Mahan, 72, of Tilden, IL, born July 8, 1949 in Belleville to the late Albert and Helen (Harper) Mahan, passed away on Wednesday May 11, 2022 at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale, IL.  Miss Franklin was a home healthcare worker for senior...

Mildred Ann Murphy

MURPHY Mildred Ann (Weaver) Murphy, 76, of Tilden, IL, the daughter of William Brandon Weaver and Frances Ann (Greene) Medder; born on July 15, 1945 in Tuscaloosa, AL; passed away on Tuesday, April 12, 2022 at her home. Mildred enjoyed scrapbooking, gardening, and...

Marty Lou Crowell

CROWELL   Marty Lou Crowell, 77, of Tilden, IL; born on April 30, 1944 in East St. Louis, IL; passed away Saturday, February 26, 2022 at the Sparta Community Hospital.   Marty loved relaxing at home reading her newspaper.  She was a Navy Vietnam Veteran. ...

Frances A. Foertsch

FOERTSCH Frances Ardella Foertsch, 83, of Tilden, IL; born on January 22, 1938 in Cutler, IL; passed away on Monday, December 13, 2021 at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, MO. Frances was a member of the Westminster Presbyterian Church in Sparta, IL.  She loved to...

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...

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...