Susan Decatoire, 61, of Dawson, died Sunday, June 9, 2019 at St. John's Hospital. 

Marie E. Downs, age 101, of Sherman, formerly of Williamsville, passed away on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at the Villas Senior Care Community.

Zachariah Otto Hardin, 27 of Springfield, passed away on Saturday, June 8, 2019. 

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.

Teagan Louise Rowland, the infant daughter of Charles Richard and Samantha Grace Neisler Rowland, passed away on June 17, 2019, at Memorial Medical Center.

Donald W Shutt peacefully passed away Mon. April 1, 2019. 

Erma H. Sharp Ray, 98, of Mason City, died Monday, June 10, 2019, at Mason City Area Nursing Home. 

Mildred Lu Taylor, 76, of Divernon passed away Saturday, June 15, 2019 at Lewis Memorial Christian Village.

Brad E. Walton II, 45 of Pawnee, formerly of Decatur, died Saturday, June 8, 2019 at his home. 

Tyler Cannon, 28, of Chatham and formerly of Jacksonville passed away Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at St. John's Hospital.

Steven William Pickett, 66, of O’Fallon,  formerly of Rochester, passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2019. 

Helen M. Stites, 102, of Springfield, died Saturday, June 15, 2019 at Villa Health Care East. 

Carolyn Yvonne Waltrip, 88, of rural Brownstown, formerly of Auburn, passed away Thursday, June 6, 2019 at her residence.

Marvella Nadine Howard, 91, of Shelbyville, passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at HSHS St. John's Hospital. 

Brenda Gay Bryant Venaas, 75, of Chatham, passed away Saturday, June 15, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center.

Harold A. Deck, 83, of Williamsville, died Saturday, June 1, 2019 at his home. 

Beverly Jean Creasey Arnold, 86, of Chatham, passed away Sunday, June 9, 2019 at St. John’s Hospital. 

William “Bill” Harris Guyer, Jr., 56, of New Berlin, died Sunday, June 9, 2019, at Memorial Medical Center. Services are pending. The family is being served by Lincoln Land Cremation Society.

Landel "Joe" Cordell, 85, of Rochester, passed away Thursday, June 6, 2019 at home.

Vern Burger, 77, of New Berlin, died Friday, June 7, 2019, at White Hall Nursing and Rehab Center.

Stella Ann James, 79, of Springfield formerly of Lake Fork, died Saturday, June 8, 2019 at Lewis Memorial Christian Village. 

Terrence Wayne Drengwitz, 66, passed away at his home in Loveland, Colorado Wednesday, May 26, 2019.

Melvin Eugene McVickers, 90, of Chatham, formerly of Sherman, died Saturday, June 8, 2019 at his residence. 

Larry D. Schoen, 72, of New Berlin, died Friday, June 7, 2019 at Memorial Hospice at Heritage Health.

Cathy D. (Fitch) Davis, 64, of Springfield, passed away at Memorial Medical Center Tuesday, June 4, 2019.

Roy F. Skaggs, 83, of Chatham, passed away Monday, June 3, 2019 at his home.

Barbara Jane Lehr Deffley, 89, formerly of Springfield and Auburn, died Monday, May 20, 2019 in Casey House, the inpatient care facility of Montgomery Hospice in Rockville, Maryland. 

Alice Marie (Landers) Thornton, 86, of Lincoln, passed away Sunday June 2, 2019 at Vonderlieth Living Center.

David Winn, 68, of Wilson, formerly of New Berlin, passed away Friday, May 31, 2019.

Philip Sidney "Sid" Arnold, 92, of Chatham, passed away Monday, June 3, 2019 at Memorial Hospice at Heritage Health. 

Mary Catherine “Mickey” Fifer, 86, of Chatham, passed away Wednesday, May 29, 2019, at Memorial Medical Center. 

James “Jim” Evans Clarke, 49, of Thayer, passed away Friday, May 31, 2019 at St. John’s Hospital.

Helen Jo Bollitto, 70, of Springfield, formerly of Thayer, passed away Saturday June 1, 2019 at Aperion Care Capitol in Springfield.

A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, June 8 from 2 to 7 p.m. at the Auburn Community Building for Heather A. Dambacher, 47, of Auburn. She passed away Monday, May 20, 2019 at her home.

Jane M. Thornton, 97, of Chatham, died Monday, May 27, 2019 at Memorial Hospice at Heritage Healthcare.

Albert "Al" Roy, 84, of Springfield, died Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center. 

Leona L. "Noni" Southwick, age 91, of Sherman, formerly of Normal, passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at The Villas Senior Care Community, Sherman. 

Janet Gene Gille, 75, of Springfield, went to be with her Lord Thursday, May 30, 2019.

Joann “JoJo” Smith, 73 of Springfield, passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. 

Joseph M. Teyshak, 74, of Riverton, died Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at Auburn Rehabilitation. 

Norma Jean Moffitt, 83, of Springfield, passed away Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at her home.

Cecil L. Carnett, 86, of Auburn passed away Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at Auburn Nursing and Rehab.

Joan M. "Joni" Ley, of Kincaid formerly of Springfield, passed away Saturday, May 18, 2019 at Life's Journey, Taylorville. 

Elmer Eugene Schuster, 87, of Springfield, passed away Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at the Bridge Care Suites. 

Jane M. Thornton, 97, of Chatham, passed away Monday, May 27, 2019 at Memorial Hospice at Heritage Healthcare. Butler Funeral Home-Chatham is in charge of arrangements.

Kenneth H. Dobbe, 92, of Springfield,passed away at his home in Concordia Village Tuesday, May 21, 2019. 

Donald Paul "Don" Schuh, 54, of Cantrall passed away Friday May 24, 2019 at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. 

George Byron Lester Jr. of Flagler Beach, Fla., formerly of Buffalo, passed away after a long illness on May 13, 2019 in Ormond Beach, Fla. 

Saroja W. Ayappa, 82, of Sherman, was called home to Jesus May 11, 2019 at St. John’s Hospital. 

Gary R. Brenizer, 70, of Mt. Pulaski, formerly of Buffalo Hart, passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln.

Andrew G. Gossrow, 50, of Chatham, died Friday, May 17, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center.

Bonita (Bonny) Franklin of Morrisonville, formerly of Pawnee, passed away Friday, May 17, 2019 at Memorial Hospital.

Heather A. Dambacher, 47, of Auburn, passed away Monday, May 20, 2019 at her home.

Anita "Beckie" Figge, 92, of Springfield, died Monday, May 13, 2019, at her home.