Remembering Loved Ones in Our Online Memorial

William A. Christian, Jr.

William A. Christian, Jr. of Galesburg, died at 12:04 a.m. Friday, May 29, 2020 at home. Bill was born February 25, 1942 in Little Rock, AR, the son of William A. and Frances (Frazier) Christian, Sr.  Bill married Lynn H. Mangieri on May 21, 1966 in Galesburg.  She survives; as does one daughter, Michelle (Robert)…
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Caroline J. Krug

Caroline J. Krug, 87, of Cameron, IL, formerly of Kirkwood, IL, passed away at 2:30 p.m., Thursday, May 28, 2020 at OSF St. Mary’s Medical Center, Galesburg, IL.    She was born on October 30, 1932 in Lake Forest, IL, the daughter of Harold C. and Florence E. (Harris) Higgins.  She was raised and educated in Lake…
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Cynthia J. “Cindy” Main

Cynthia J. “Cindy” Main, 68, of Galesburg, lost her courageous, inspirational battle with cancer on Monday, May 25, 2020. She was born October 17, 1951, in Galesburg, the daughter of Willis M. and Carole A. (Davis) Hyman.  She had been married to David Main for many years before divorcing.  He preceded her in death.  She…
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Pearl Eileen Hanson

Pearl Eileen Hanson, age 89, of Knoxville, Illinois died at 7:10 P.M. on Friday, May 22, 2020 at her home in Knoxville, Illinois.          She was born on January 21, 1931 in Galesburg, Illinois the daughter of Earl and Pearl Jane (Harshbarger) Sheetz. She attended and graduated from Knoxville High School in 1949. She married Dale…
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Duane R. VanHyfte

Duane R. VanHyfte, age 82, of Lake Warren, Monmouth, Illinois, passedaway at 3:53 PM on Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at his residence. He was bornApril 7, 1938 in Moline, Illinois, the son of Robert and Pauline(Rogers) VanHyfte. Duane attended Moline High School and graduated withthe Class of 1956. For a time, he attended Monmouth College.…
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Prudence Grace Smith

Prudence Grace Smith, infant daughter of Josh & Ginger Smith of Monmouth, IL, passed away on May 19,2020 at University of Iowa Hospitals, Iowa City, IA. She was born at 8:38 a.m., Tuesday, May 19th, 2020. at the University of Iowa Hospitals, Iowa City, IA. She weighed 5 pounds, 8 ounces and was 18.25 inches…
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Lester E. Moran

Lester E. Moran, age 46, or rural Monmouth, Illinois, passed away at12:58 PM on Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center inPeoria, Illinois. He was born December 6, 1973 in Moline, Illinois, theson of Jerry William and JoAnn (Geary) Moran. Lester attended schools inRock Island. He was previously married to Robin Farrington.…
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Margaret C. “Peg” Boyer

Margaret C. “Peg” Boyer, 88, of Galesburg, died at 2:53 a.m. Monday, May 25, 2020 at home. Peg was born December 16, 1931 in Galesburg, the daughter of Cluade and Violet (Barber) Bellamy.  She married Richard Glenn Boyer on October 10, 1970 in Galesburg.  He preceded her in death on November 11, 2010.  Peg is…
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Martha F Riggs

Martha F Riggs, 83, passed away on Saturday, May 23, 2020 surrounded by her family and friends, after a long hard battle with bladder cancer. Martha F. Kennedy was the first child of Edward L. and Catherine (O’Connor) Kennedy and was born on June 24, 1936. On October, 5, 1957 she was united in marriage…
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Raymond E. Howard Mortimer

Raymond E. “Grandpa Ray” Mortimer, age 80, of Monmouth, Illinois, passedaway at 6:35 AM on Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at OSF St. Mary Medical Centerin Galesburg, Illinois. He was born September 18, 1939, the son ofThomas J. and Mary Violet (Davis) Mortimer. On April 23, 1977, Raymarried Sarah Wade in Monmouth, Illinois and she is…
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Peggy Jo McCoy

Mrs. Peggy Jo McCoy, 62, of Galesburg, passed away at 2:30 am May 23, 2020, at her home surrounded by her family. Peggy was born in 1957, in Monmouth, Illinois, to Lloyd and JoAnn (Parsons) Chenoweth. She attended Monmouth High School, class of 1975.  She continued her education at Robert Morris College at the Carthage…
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Sally Jo Gilbreth Shaw

Sally Jo Gilbreth Shaw, 82, Monmouth, IL, died Sunday, May 24, 2020 at her home. Sally was born in Natchez, Mississippi to John and Virginia (McLean) Gilbreth, July 20, 1937. Sally had older twin sisters, Betty and Helen. Sally began her schooling in Natchez but later moved to Dallas City, IL. and graduated from Dallas…
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