Lawrence W. Catron, 93, of Auburn, passed away Tuesday, September 7, 2021 at Memorial Medical Center.

Jean Lane, 89, of Springfield, died Saturday, September 11, 2021 at Mill Creek Memory Care. 

Thomas Roy Benedict, 79, of New Berlin, passed away Thursday, September 2, 2021 from lung cancer at Sunrise Nursing Home in Virden.

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Gerald W. Dorsey, 78, of DuQuoin, passed away Thursday, September 9, 2021 at his residence.

John F. Cribbett, 75, of Auburn, passed away Monday, September 6, 2021 at Memorial Medical Center. 

Ramona Elizabeth Marr, 63, of Springfield, formerly of New Berlin, passed away Wednesday, September 1, 2021.

Patricia E. (Stewart) Lynch, 67 of Williamsville, passed away  Tuesday, September 7, 2021 at her home. She was born May 18, 1954 in Bonne Terre, Missouri to Elwood E. and Helen G. (Wills) Stewart. She married James “Jim” R. Lynch August 11, 1973 and he survives.

Jack T. Roddy, 85, of Pawnee died Thursday, September 9, 2021 at Memorial Medical Center.

Mary Ellen Boston, 96, of Springfield, passed away at 4:44 a.m. Monday August 30, 2021 at The Villas Senior Community in Sherman. She was born in Waggoner, December 3, 1924, the daughter of Morris and Ellen (Skeen) Fite. Mary Ellen married Robert E. Boston August 28, 1949, and he preceded he…

John W. Skertich, 50, of Chatham, died Thursday, September 2, 2021 at Memorial Medical Center.

Barbara L. Stillwagon, 77, of Springfield, died Monday, August 30, 2021 at home. 

Gary K. Reavis, 72, of Loami, died Friday, August 27, 2021 at his residence. 

Candace Cay (Kruger) Ayers, 66, of Springfield, formerly of Pawnee, passed away Friday, September 3, 2021 at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield.

John W. Skertich, 50, of Chatham, died Thursday, September 2, 2021 at Memorial Medical Center. 

William “Bill” Proctor, 64, of Girard, passed away Sunday, September 5, 2021 at Memorial Medical Center.

Mary L. Sundeen, 88, of Springfield, died Sunday, September 5, 2021 at Memorial Medical Center.

Robert Lee Baka, 75, of Pawnee, died Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. 

Lynnie Mae Menendez, 76, of Springfield, passed away Friday, September 3, 2021 at St. John’s Hospital. 

Russell W. Thornton, 91, of Springfield, died Wednesday, August 25, 2021 at Memorial Medical Center. 

Phyllis J. Winks, 76, of Pawnee, died Monday, August 23, 2021 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. 

Marie Eloise Bomke, 87, of Springfield, passed away Tuesday, August 24, 2021 at Memorial Medical Center. 

Mary L. Sexton, 87 of Chatham passed away Thursday, Aug. 26, 2021 at her daughter’s home.

Dorothy M. “Dottie” Osthus, 87, of Springfield, passed away Sunday, August 22, 2021 at Memorial Medical Center.

Robert J. Opremchak, 94, of Auburn, passed away Thursday, August 19, 2021 at St. John’s Hospital.

Robert “Bob” E. Miller, 68, of Auburn, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2021 at his home.

Scott M. Belt, 47, of Farmersville, formerly of Divernon, passed away Thursday, August 19, 2021 at his home.

Clarence Vernon “Vernie” Brown, 81, of Pawnee, died Monday, August 16, 2021 at his home. 

Robert “Bob” S. Ramsey, 79, of Rochester, passed away Monday, August 16, 2021 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. 

Walter Robert Funsch, 67, of Pawnee, died Wednesday, August 18, 2021 at his home.

Helen L. Drennan, 93, of Vero Beach, Florida, formerly of Springfield, passed away Saturday, August 14, 2021 at her home. 

Mildred “Millie” L. Henry, 89, of Pawnee, passed away Friday, August 20, 2021 at Memorial Medical Center.

Judith “Judy” A. Norman, 71, of Springfield, died Sunday, August 8, 2021 at HSHS St. John’s Hospital. 

Earl Harrison Voyles, 80, of Girard, passed away Thursday, August 12, 2021 at his residence.   

Ronald Keith Scott, 90, of Pawnee, passed away Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019.

Marsha L. Rector Moore, 57, of New Berlin, died Tuesday, August 10, 2021, after a short battle with breast cancer. 

Stephen A. Hendren, 60, of Rochester, passed away Saturday, August 7, 2021 at his home.

Douglas “Doug” W. Watson, 60, of Williamsville, passed away Tuesday, August 10, 2021 at his home.

Nancy Kay Vieira Rowe, 71, of Rochester, died Wednesday, August 11, 2021 at Memorial Medical Center. 

Richard “Rich” Dean Olson, 64, of Rochester, died Thursday, August 12, 2021 at Memorial Medical Center, after an 8 year battle with cancer.

Ruth Grace Hauser Anderson, 98, of Springfield, died Thursday, July 1, 2021 at her home. 

Robert L. Emerson, 79,  of Springfield, formerly of Divernon, passed away Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at Memorial Medical Center.

Howard “Gene” Harney, 80, of Curran, died Thursday, August 5, 2021 at Regency Nursing Care.