July 10, 1940 - - August 11, 2018
Robert George Barnum, 78, of Carbondale, passed away at 5 p.m. Saturday, August 11, 2018, at his residence in Carbondale, Illinois.
Robert was born on July 10, 1940, in Chicago, Illinois, to George and Dorothy Barnum.
His body will be cremated and a memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, August 17, 2018, at Pettett Funeral Home and burial will follow at St. Andrew Ce ...
March 07, 1927 - - August 10, 2018
Doris Ann Lyerla, 91, of Murphysboro, passed away at 12:29 p.m. Friday, August 10, 2018, at Herrin Hospital in Herrin, Illinois.
Doris was born on March 7, 1927, in Murphysboro, Illinois, to Ernest Clinton and Anna (Bauer) Clinton.
She was a homemaker and she loved her grandchildren and great granddaughter. She enjoyed watching TV, working word search puzzles, and was a St. ...
Anthony "Tony" Rinella, Jr.
October 24, 1948 - - August 10, 2018
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Anthony "Tony" Rinella, Jr., 69, of Murphysboro, passed away at 11:55 p.m. Friday, August 10, 2018, at the Integrity Nursing Home in Carbondale.
Anthony was born on October 24, 1948, in Murphysboro at the old St. Andrew Hospital, to Anthony Rinella, Sr. and Celestine (Barone) Rinella.
He enjoyed cooking and when they home schooled, he was th ...
September 18, 1928 - - August 07, 2018
Phyllis Jean Vinyard, 89, formerly of Murphysboro, passed away at 7:40 p..m. on Tuesday, August 7, 2018, at Three Springs Lodge and Nursing Facility in Chester, Illinois.
Phyllis was born on September 18, 1928, in Harrisburg, Illinois, to Athel Dillard and Easter Viva (Feuquary) Dillard.
She was an avid reader and continued to do Bible studies.
Phyllis enjoyed golfing and ...
June 24, 1938 - - July 31, 2018
Pauline J. (Stark) Duke, age 80, of Murphysboro, passed away at 1:46 p.m. Tuesday, July 31, 2018, in Marshall Browning Hospital, DuQuoin, Illinois.
Pauline was born on June 24, 1938, in Union County, Illinois, to Charlton Monroe Stark and Ethel Elizabeth (Hammer) Stark.
She had worked as a secretary for the following places Small Business Institute at SIU-Carbondale, Univ ...
December 04, 1932 - - July 31, 2018
Barbara Ann Shields, 85, of Murphysboro, passed away at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 31, 2018, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale.
Barbara was born on December 4, 1932, in Murphysboro, Illinois, to Charles Mileur and Zelma (Fox) Mileur.
She had worked for the Illinois Electric and Gas, and later for CIPS. Then she went to work at the Jackson County Clerk's office and retired in 1 ...
October 18, 1921 - - July 27, 2018
Ruehama D. Reeder, 96, of Murphysboro, went to be with her Lord and Savior at 9 p.m. Friday, July 27, 2018, at her residence in Murphysboro.
Ruehama was born on October 18, 1921, in Jackson County, Illinois, to Rollie Hobbs and Rosa (Braun) Hobbs.
She had worked at the Brown Shoe Factory and then worked as a machine operator at Lustour/Curwood for thirty-four years.
September 05, 1935 - - July 26, 2018
Henry L. Moutria, 82, of Murphysboro, passed away at 8:04 a.m. Thursday, July 26, 2018, at his residence in Eldorado, Illinois.
Henry was born on September 5, 1935, in Murphysboro, to George Moutria and Edna (Whittington) Moutria Abbey.
He had worked at the former Brown Shoe Company until it closed and then he worked for over thirty years as an apprentice at Lustour-Curwo ...
November 17, 1964 - - July 26, 2018
Edward Lee Atwood, 53, of Murphysboro, passed away at 6:12 p.m. Thursday, July 26, 2018, at his residence with his loving wife by his side.
Born November 17, 1964, in Kankakee, Illinois, to Jack Atwood and Emiliee M. (Ulrich) Atwood, Ed was the youngest of four children.
He was a U.S. Army veteran. After his time in the service, Ed was a professional cook -- carrying a pa ...
February 04, 1942 - - July 24, 2018
Carolyn Marie Soldner, 76, formerly of Effingham, passed away at 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 24, 2018, at the Pinckneyville Rehab in Pinckneyville, IL.
Carolyn was born on February 4, 1942, in Effingham, Illinois, to Bill Foltz and Mary (Thomas) Foltz Lyons.
She had worked as an Administrative Assistant at the Open Prairie Ventures in Effingham.
Mrs. Soldner was a member o ...