James D. Wittig, 83, of Bement, passed away at 10:32 p.m. Sept. 9, 2021 at his residence.
Linda Lee Record, of Monticello, departed this world on Wednesday, July 14, 2021. Linda was born Sept. 21, 1939 in Decatur to the late Layman Williams and Mary Cochran. Linda married John Paul Record, who passed away in 2020.
Alice Marilin (Simmons) Eckstein, of Urbana, born on Jan. 8, 1933, passed away on April 14, 2020 with her loving husband, Kenneth Eckstein, at her side. She was 87. Kenneth Cook Eckstein, of Urbana, born on July 17, 1929, joined his loving wife, Alice, in heaven on August 12, 2020. He was 91.
Roscoe M. ‘Ross’ Brady, DDS, 78, of Monticello, IL, passed away on July 31, 2021 at his home. He was born March 20, 1943 in Decatur, IL, the son of Carl and Mabel (Dudley) Brady.
Michael Tracy, 91, of Ivesale, passed away on Jan. 4, 2021. He is survived by three children: Michael (Katia), Mark (Roxanne) and Mary (Mike); and four grandchildren: Maria, Ronan, Tynan and Caelan; as well as three siblings: James Tracy, Bill Tracy and Bernadette Crowe. He was preceded in
John A. “Tony” Rice, 78, of Chicago, a retired Chicago Police Sergeant and Marine, passed away surrounded by his family on June 24, 2021. He was the beloved husband for 54 years to Sandy (Allegretti).
Alan R. (“Al”) Varner, 79, of San Mateo, FL, beloved father, grandfather, and brother, passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 2, 2021. Al is survived by daughter, Terri Arellano (Sergio); son, Mike Varner (Angela); first wife, Patricia (Coble) Fernández; stepdaughter, Wendi Willis; three step…
Joan Trenchard French, 91, passed away peacefully on Valentine’s Day, Sunday, February 14, 2021. With a big heart and full of love for her family, friends, and community, Joan engaged in life to the fullest.
Leland Dale Riggins went to be with the Lord on May 28th, 2021, 2 days from his 92nd birthday. He was born May 30, 1929, to Charles Thomas and Lela Ethel Corzine Riggins in Decatur, IL. He married Janet Karole Wilson July 10, 1953.