June 16, 1933 - - June 23, 2018
Ella L. (Kessel) Guetersloh was born near Ava, Illinois on June 16, 1933, in Jackson County, Illinois, to Herbert and Mary Ethel (Browder) Kessel. She entered Heaven's gates on June 23, 2018, surrounded by her loving family at her daughter's home in Carterville, Illinois. Pastor Gary Harroun from Trinity Lutheran Church performed Last Rites.
Ella married Roy M. Guetersloh on ...
Michael "Skip" Gale
July 04, 1948 - - March 31, 2018
Michael L. "Skip" Gale, 69, of Gorham, passed away at 10:10 p.m. Saturday, March 31, 2018, at the V.A. Medical Center at Marion, Illinois.
Michael was born on July 4, 1948, in Gorham, Illinois, to Norman Leroy Gale and Norma Lea (Gulley) Gale.
He had worked as an automobile mechanic.
Mr. Gale served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam Conflict. He was a member of the Americ ...
July 16, 1954 - - March 09, 2018
Richard Allen Gill, 63, of Carbondale, passed away at 5:13 a.m. Friday, March 9, 2018, at his residence in Carbondale, Illinois.
Richard was born on July 16, 1954, in Murphysboro, Illinois, to Harold Lafe Gill and Susie (Stanton) Gill.
He had been a musician.
Richard is survived by four daughters Sarah Gill of Broken Arrow, OK, Shannon, Gill, Rachel Gill and Jennifer Gill al ...
July 31, 1958 - - February 22, 2018
Orbie Jean Glaub, 59, of Carterville and formerly of Murphysboro, passed away at 7:18 a.m. Thursday, February 22, 2018, at Herrin Hospital in Herrin, Illinois.
Orbie was born on July 31, 1958, in Carbondale, Illinois to Herman and Betty (Dean) Graff.
She enjoyed collecting beanie babies and she loved her kittens and dogs. She was very family oriented. She loved her children ...
May 15, 1925 - - January 29, 2018
Mae Gregersen, 92, of Murphysboro, passed away at 3:53 p.m. Monday, January 29, 2018 at her residence in Murphysboro.
Mae was born on May 15, 1925, in Murphysboro, to Ernest Russell and Ethel (Etherton) Russell.
When she was a teenager, she was a member of a singing trio called the Three Sharps of Harmony. In high school, they travelled to Chicago and appeared on the Major B ...
November 01, 2000 - - December 14, 2017
Levi Maclin Byrnes Gale, 17, of Murphysboro, passed away Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017. He was found at 12:15 p.m. near Murphysboro. Levi was born Nov. 1, 2000, in Murphysboro, and his parents are Rashon Byrnes and Kenneth Lee Gale.
He was a Junior at the Murphysboro High School in Murphysboro. He enjoyed playing football, baseball, and had participated in Little League Baseball and ...
February 22, 1933 - - August 12, 2017
B. Sue Gillooly, 84, of Murphysboro, passed away at 12:01 a.m. Saturday, August 12, 2017, at her residence in Murphysboro.
Sue was born on February 22, 1933, in Tamms, Illinois, to Odell Lambert and Verda (Sherwood) Lambert.
She had married James H. Gillooly on March 29, 1952 in Murphysboro, and he preceded her in death on March 15, 1974.
She had worked as a bus driver.
September 28, 1942 - - June 12, 2017
Thomas D. Gahagan, 74, of Murphysboro, passed away at his residence on Monday, June 12, 2017.
Thomas was born on September 28, 1942, in Bruce, Mississippi, to Luther Gahagan and Amy (Denton) Gahagan.
He had served in the Illinois Air National Guard.
Mr. Gahagan was a loan officer and vice president of the First Bank and Trust Company in Murphysboro, retiring after twen ...
March 29, 1918 - - December 12, 2016
Nettie (Calandro) Boyer Graff, 98, formerly of Murphysboro, died on the morning of Monday, December 12, 2016, at her daughter’s home in Shelbyville, Kentucky.
She was born in Murphysboro, Illinois on March 29, 1918 to Andrew & Frances (Schiro) Calandro. Nettie married Ernest B. Boyer on February 5, 1944, in Portsmouth, Virginia while Ernest was in the Navy. He died on ...
July 22, 1928 - - November 17, 2016
Joe A. Graff, 88, of Murphysboro, passed away at 10:15 a.m. Thursday, November 17, 2016, at the Century Assisted Living in Carbondale.
Joe was born on July 22, 1928, in Levan Township, Illinois to Sherman Thomas Graff and Willa Mae (Jones) Graff.
Mr. Graff had served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.
He had worked in the maintenance department and had served as a ...