Remembering Loved Ones in Our Online Memorial

Lyle L. “Bud” Davis

Lyle L. “Bud” Davis, 91, died peacefully at his home in Galesburg, Illinois Friday morning, with loving family at his side.  Bud was born in 1928 to Karl and Gladys Davis of Fisher, Minnesota and he was a graduate of Fisher High School. In 1952, Bud’s guard unit was called to active duty, and he…
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Clara M. Price

Clara M. Price, age 71, of Little York, Illinois, passed away at 5:20 PMon Sunday, April 5, 2020 at her residence. She was born on December 27,1948 in Monmouth, Illinois, the daughter of Chester and Katie (Philpott)Hathaway. Clara attended school in Kirkwood and attended Monmouth High School. On November 5, 1966, Clara married John James…
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Roy Dean Akin

Mr. Roy Dean Akin, 78 of Galesburg, died at 7:33 p.m. Friday, April 3, 2020 at his home. He was born June 23, 1941 in Griggsville, Pike County, Illinois, the son of Charles A. Akin, Sr. and Erma Alene Brooke Akin.  He married Karen Bobb on October 22, 1970 in Scottsdale, Arizona.  She preceded him…
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Gertrude H. “Trudy” Johnson

Gertrude H. “Trudy” Johnson, 93, of Galesburg, died at 7:31 p.m. Thursday, April 2, 2020, in Seminary Manor. She was born March 10, 1927, in Neponset, Illinois, the daughter of Bruno and Margaret (Arlt) Block.  She married Stuart Carter on December 27, 1946, in Kewanee, Illinois.  She later married Donald E. Johnson on March 2,…
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Norman G. “Norm” Crittenden

Norman G. “Norm” Crittenden, 80, formerly of Galesburg, died at 11:40 a.m. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, in Ankeny, Iowa. He was born December 4, 1939, in Henderson, Illinois, the son of Gerald L. and Blanche (Folger) Crittenden.  He married Mary F. Gottlieb on February 13, 1965, in Galesburg.  She preceded him in death August 26,…
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Marcus Eugene Knuth

Mr. Marcus Eugene Knuth, 87, of Galesburg, Illinois died 3:54 p.m. Thursday, April 2, 2020 at his home.  He was born January 15, 1933 in Monmouth, Illinois to Marcus Sebastian and Anita Ruth (Lough) Knuth.  He married Charlotte Cramberg May 5, 1953 in Monmouth.  She survives.  Also surviving are two sons, Jeff (Tina) (April Harris)…
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Kathleen E.” Kathy ” Scott

Kathleen E.” Kathy ” Scott, age 75, of Gladstone, Illinois; passed awayat 11:05 pm on Wednesday, April 1, 2020 in the Emergency Room of GreatRiver Medical Center in West Burlington, Iowa. She was born on October24, 1944 in Burlington, Iowa, the daughter of Warren Jack and RenaEsther (Krow) Weaver. Kathy attended school in Henderson County…
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James M. “Jim” Moore

James M. “Jim” Moore, of Knoxville, Illinois, a kind man with a good heart, enjoyed life from September 8, 1932 until April 1, 2020.  He was 87 years old. Jim was born in Richland Grove Township, Illinois, the son of Ray and Edna (Pierce) Moore.  He grew up in the Viola area, making many wonderful…
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Diane L. Neal

Diane L. Neal, 79, of Monmouth, IL, passed away at 1:49 p.m., Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at the Richard L. Owens Hospice Home, Peoria, IL.  She was born on May 20, 1940 in Canton, IL, the daughter of Clinton and Norma (Dahl) Reith.  Diane was raised and educated in Canton, IL till her sophomore year of…
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Charles Melvin Rakers

Charles Melvin Rakers, 88, of Galesburg, died at 10:50 a.m. Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at home. Charlie was born November 6, 1931 in Quincy, the son of Herbert George and Norma Ann (Heitkamp) Rakers.  Charlie married Helen Doran on January 28, 1950.  She preceded him in death on July 6, 1987.  He later married Dorothy…
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Salvador “Sal” “Chavillo” Campos

Mr. Salvador “Sal” “Chavillo” Campos, 25, of Roseville, Illinois formerly of Galesburg, Illinois died 9:39 a.m., Monday, March 30, 2020 in McDonough County.  He was born January 5, 1995 in Chicago, Illinois to Salvador and Celia Magallanes Campos.  Surviving are his parents of Galesburg, a sister, Cristina (and Abraham Tavera) Campos of Galesburg, a brother,…
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Ralph David Thielbert

Ralph David Thielbert, 80, of Galesburg, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family Sunday, March 29, 2020. Dave was born April 22, 1939 in Galesburg, the son of Ralph Clyde and Lucille Helen (Fillich) Thielbert.  Dave graduated from Galesburg High School in 1959 and later attended college in California.  He and his father…
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