Obituaries

Alice Knight

May 18, 2021

Alice Jo Knight, 81, of Quincy, died at 12:50 p.m. Tuesday, May 18, 2021, at Sunset Home. She was born February 13, 1940, in Chicago IL, the daughter of Adam and Gladys (Staff) Heft. Alice worked at Eighth Avenue Villager in Quincy, IL, and worked at the Quincy Art Center. She was an avid cat lover and often donated...

Genevieve Russell

May 16, 2021

Frances  Genevieve Russell, 98, of St. Vincent's Home in Quincy, formerly of Camp Point, died at 4:18 p.m. Sunday, May 16, 2021, at Blessing Hospital in Quincy. Born March 13, 1923, in Schuyler County, Illinois, Genevieve was a daughter of George Samuel and Goldie Violet Skiles Phillips. She married Woodrow Pershing Russell on June 6, 1941, in Milan, MO....

Frederick Weinberg

May 13, 2021

Frederick Aaron Weinberg, 94, of Augusta, IL died quietly on Thursday May 13, 2021, at Carthage Memorial Hospital.  He was born to Francis and Rachel Hecketsweiler Weinberg on May 10, 1927 in the family home in Augusta.  He graduated in 1945 from Augusta Community High School. He grew up in Augusta and was actively involved in FFA in high...

Wayne Nicolai

May 8, 2021

Wayne V. Nicolai, 96, of Eastside Health & Rehabilitation Center in Pittsfield, formerly of Camp Point, died at 6:10 p.m. Saturday, May 8, 2021, at the home. Born June 29, 1924, in Adams County, Wayne was a son of Amos and Clara Henrick Nicolai. Wayne had been a lifelong farmer in the Camp Point area. He also raised horses. He...

Eldon Dean Akers

May 5, 2021

Eldon Dean Akers, 65, of Littleton, IL, formerly of Plymouth, IL, passed away peacefully at 4:35 pm Wednesday May 5, 2021 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, IL with his wife and daughters at his side.

He was born on October 26, 1955 in Macomb, IL to Adron O. and B. Florence Vogler Akers. He was united in...

Dan Buckley

Apr 24, 2021

Daniel G. Buckley, 70, of Quincy, passed away at his home, surrounded by his loving family, on April 24, 2021 after a near year-long battle with pancreatic cancer.  Dan was born May 20, 1950, a son of Daniel J. and Marian O. (Bowen) Buckley.  His parents preceded him in death.  He married Elizabeth (Beth) Sickles on June 24, 1972...

Terry Mayo

Apr 19, 2021

Terry Dean Mayo, 78, of Dunlap, Illinois formerly of Plymouth and East Peoria died comfortably at home on Monday, April 19, 2021 at 7:14 p.m. after his courageous 19 year battle with ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease).

He was born October 29, 1942 in Peoria IL., the son of Leslie...

Darrell Schlueter

Apr 16, 2021

Darrell Dean Schlueter, 84 of Clayton, IL and many other towns passed away with Dementia but not due to Covid (he did get that twice, even with no visitors allowed and all staff wearing masks, but was a symptomatic both times) on April 16, 2021 at Creve Coeur Manor in St. Louis (baseball heaven).  He was born on December 25, ...

Mary Cludray

Apr 8, 2021

Mary F. Cludray, 89, of Plymouth, IL. died at 3:32 pm Thursday April 8, 2021 at Heritage Heath and Senior Care Center in Mt. Sterling, IL.

She was born on September 23, 1931 in Bowen, IL to Frank and Ethyl Belknap Akers. She married Mike Cludray on May 23, 1953 in Macomb, IL. He preceded her in...

Anita June Lee

Apr 7, 2021

Anita June Lee, 80, of Macomb, IL formerly of Plymouth, IL died at 12:40 pm Wednesday April 7, 2021 at home in Macomb, IL.

She was born on June 13, 1940 , in Macomb, IL to Chester and K. Flo Shanks Waner. She married Paul W. Lee on July...

Judy Greene

Apr 6, 2021

Judith “Judy”Adell Wingerter was born on March 11, 1944 in Quincy , IL.  She died at 2:50pm Tuesday, April 6, 2021 in her home.  She was the 2nd living child of Ruth Brown Wingerter (2/9/17-7/24/68) and 11th of Lewis “Odie” Odell Wingerter -8/20/94).  Judy was blessed with a 2nd mother when Odie married Laveita Surratt Martin (10/5/20-5/8/14) in 1968. ...

Rudie Hendricks

Apr 6, 2021

Rudie Hendricks, 79, of Camp Point, died at 2:40 p.m. Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at his home.

Born December 16, 1941 in Adams County, Rudie was the only son of Herbert and Helen Eber Hendricks. He married June Mellon on October 19, 1963 in Liberty.  She survives.

Rudie worked as a farmer and horseman all...

Ronald McClelland

Mar 31, 2021

Ronald K. McClelland, 77, of Quincy, IL died at 12:26 am Wednesday March 31, 2021 at his home.

Ronald was born February 13, 1944 , in Quincy, the son of Albert Leland McClelland and Hazel Maurine Phillips McClelland of Stillwell. He married Karen E. Larsen on Jan. 28, 1967 ,...

Doris McMahan Waller

Mar 24, 2021

Doris J. McMahan Waller, 88, of Augusta, IL formerly of Carthage, Il died at 6:26 pm Wednesday March 24, 2021 in the home of her daughter, Darilyn, in Augusta, IL.

She was born on July 20, 1932 in Quincy, IL the first child of Virgil and Opal Marshall McMahan....

Lucille Miller-Haschemeyer

Mar 17, 2021

Lucille Miller-Haschemeyer, 92, of Quincy, (formerly of Golden) died at 1:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 17, 2021, at her home in Quincy. Born February 3, 1929, in Quincy, Lucy was the daughter of Edgar and Florence G. Ohnemus Kuhn. She married Russell A. Miller on October 30, 1948, in Quincy. He preceded her in death on July 16, 1993. She...

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