George E. Turley, 89, of Springfield, died Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at his home. 

Emma Jean Barnes of Apopka, Florida passed away Monday, August 12, 2019. 

Dolores (Summers) Warner, 94, of Chatham, died Thursday, August 15, 2019, at Reflections Memory Care in Chatham.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Carl "Chuck" Sabo, Sr., 93, of Springfield, died Saturday, August 17, 2019 at his home. 

Willis E. Mavis, 79, of New Berlin, died Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center.

Merton D. Messmore passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2019 in Rock Island.

Cleon D. Bell, 87, of Dawson, died Sunday, August 18, 2019 at Mill Creek in Springfield.

Robert Thomas Sponsler, 92, of Springfield, died Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at St. John's Hospital. 

Shelby Faith Eilts-Hohimer, 26, of Chatham, passed away Saturday, August 17, 2019 at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago.

William “Bill” D. Oglesby, age 87, of Williamsville, passed away on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at Lewis Memorial Christian Village in Springfield.

Mark E. Reeter, 70, of Springfield, crossed over Friday, August 2, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center.

Norma Jean Gilliom, 97, of Springfield, died Sunday, August 4, 2019, at her residence.

Thomas John “Tommy John” Antonacci, 36, of Springfield, died August 8 at his home. 

Mary E. Christmon, 91, of Springfield, formerly of Buffalo, died August 11, 2019, at Heritage Health Care in Springfield.

George “Mick” Bell, 78, died on August 6, 2019, at his home in Springfield. 

Gayle Landon Glover, 71, of Tonapah, Arizona, formerly of Lockport, passed away Friday, August 9, 2019 at her home.

Katherine Elizabeth "Kathy" Leavy Smith, 96, of Rochester, died Saturday, August 10, 2019 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy.

Robert "Bud" Lee Heissinger, 89, of Rochester, passed away Tuesday, August 6, 2019 in Springfield.

Donald Eugene Crenshaw, Jr., 75, of Riverton, died  Thursday, August 1, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center. He was born on March 13, 1944, in Springfield, to Donald Eugene and Fern Elizabeth (Phillips) Crenshaw, Sr. He married Lois Marie Spain in 1962.

Robert "Bob" E. Shirley, 77, of Chatham, passed away Thursday, August 8, 2019, at Auburn Rehabilitation and Health Care Center.

William "Bill" Burley Conwill, 73, of Springfield, died Thursday, August 8, 2019 at Heritage Health.

Antonina "Tina" Rose (Alessandrini) Green of Springfield, formerly of New Berlin,passed away Thursday, August 8, 2019.

Edris Lou Fafoglia, 84, of Chatham, passed away Saturday, August 10, 2019, at Memorial Medical Center.

Piper Isabel Lewis, infant daughter of Daniel and Allie Little Lewis of Chatham, was born and entered into eternal rest Tuesday, July 23, 2019, at Memorial Medical Center. 

Stacy Manion, 48, Springfield, passed away July 31 at Memorial Medical Center.

Anthony (Tony) Yates, 59 of San Marcos, Texas, passed away July 30, 2019 of CL Leukemia at St. David’s South Austin Medical Center Austin, Texas.

John D. “Jack” Reilly, 85, a 50-year resident of Illiopolis, died Saturday, August 3, 2019 at his family home. 

Kyle Patrick Moynahan, age 28, of Sherman, passed away on Friday, August 2, 2019.

William A. “Bill” Gray, 73, of Springfield, died Saturday, August 3, 2019 at his residence. 

Zach L. Lyon, 24, of Chatham, died Saturday, August 4, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center. 

Mark E. Reeter, 70, of Springfield, passed away Friday, August 2, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center.

Velma Beatta Wentz, 90, of Lemmon, South Dakota died Saturday, August 3, 2019 in Chatham. 

Darci L. Gallaher, 50, of Springfield, formerly of New Berlin, died Sunday, August 4, 2019 at Heritage Health. 

Piper Isabel Lewis, infant daughter of Daniel and Allie Little Lewis of Chatham, was born and entered into eternal rest Tuesday, July 23, 2019, at Memorial Medical Center. Butler Funeral Home-Springfield is in charge of arrangements.

Eileen Eskew, 96, of Girard, died Thursday, August 1, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center.

John E. Warren, 64, of Springfield, died Thursday, August 1, 2019 at St. Louis University Hospital. 

Alice Darlene Brady Lawing, 83, of Chatham passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2019.

Luaine Sue Jones, 70, of Auburn,  passed away Tuesday July 30, 2019 at her residence.

Barbie Pierce, 67 of Thayer, formerly of Auburn, passed away Monday, August 5, 2019 at her home.

Jeanette “Jan” Burge, 72, of Springfield, died Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at St. John’s Hospital. 

John “Jack” Nally II, 91, of Springfield died Saturday, July 20, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center. 

Marilyn L. Lane, 81 of Springfield, formerly of Divernon, passed away Friday, July 26, 2019 at her home.

Bertha Lorraine Hostick, 83, of Springfield, died Sunday, July 28, 2019 at Concordia Village. 

Janice Alexander, 78, of Murfreesboro, Tennessee died Thursday, July 25, 2019. 

Jane Byram, 66, of Chatham, died Sunday, July 28, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center.

Cathy S. Turner, 72, of Springfield, died Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at St. John's Hospital. 

Robert “R.P.” Minder, 93, of Loami, passed away Friday, July 26, 2019, at his home. 

George R. Kennedy, Jr. 88, of Springfield, died Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at Lewis Memorial Christian Village. 

Kathleen Louann Clements, 67, of New Berlin, died Thursday, July 25, 2019, at Memorial Medical Center. 

William Jene Sexton, 65, of Salisbury, died Sunday, July 21, 2019. 

Lora Rae Turley, 53, of Chatham passed away Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center.

Dale T. Mullen, 97, of Auburn, passed away Thursday, July 25, 2019 at his residence. 

Randall Scott Syes, 33, of Beaverton, Oregon, formerly of Pawnee, passed away Saturday, July 6, 2019.