MOUNT CARMEL — Melanie “Sue” Seals, 65, of Mount Carmel, Illinois, passed away on Monday, Sept. 14, 2020 at Wabash General Hospital surrounded by the love of her family. She was born May 27, 1955 in Mount Carmel, the daughter of William R. and Lavon (Howell) Phelps.
MARION, Ill. — On Sept. 12, 2020, Reba Lorene (Newcomb) Mitchell, 93 and 12 days, was called to her eternal home by her Lord for a glorious reunion with her husband, all of her birth family and numerous friends who have preceded her, to that place Jesus promised to prepare for us!!
NEWTON — William “Wild Bill” Huddlestun, age 67, of Newton, Illinois, passed away at 4:49 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020 at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, Illinois.
MORTON — George Daniel Jones, 78, of Morton, passed away at 7:20 a.m. Thursday, September 10, 2020 at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria. He was formerly of Newton, Illinois.
Paul E. Wheeler, 70, of Allendale, Illinois, passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 12, 2020 at his residence surrounded by the love of his family. He was born April 30, 1950 in Sumner, IL, the son of George Wheeler and Helen (Lucas) Green.
SAINTE MARIE — Marie Lois Spitzer, age 98, of Sainte Marie, Illinois, passed away at 9:20 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020 at Carle Richland Memorial Hospital Long Term Care Unit in Olney, Illinois.
Kenneth Dale Wheeler, 69, of Princeton, Indiana, passed away on Thursday, September 10, 2020 at Linda E. White Hospice House in Evansville, Indiana surrounded by the love of his family. He was born on August 10, 1951 in Wabash County, Illinois the son of George and Helen (Lucus) Wheeler.
Ruben L. “Bob” Stuessel, 72, of Mount Carmel, Illinois, passed away peacefully on Friday, September 11, 2020 at his residence surrounded by the love of his family. He was born on October 10, 1947 in Fort Riley, Kansas, the son of Charles E. and Bernice (Spond) Stuessel. Bob married Beverly H…
Jimmy D. “James” Luthe, 60, of Mount Carmel, Illinois, passed away on Saturday, September 5, 2020 at his residence. He was born on May 12, 1960 in Fairfield, Illinois, the son of Darrell and Sarah Marie (Vickers) Luthe.
Lois L. Burton Massey, age 92, of Effingham, Illinois, formerly of Montrose, Illinois, passed away at 10:50 PM — Sunday, September 6, 2020, at Willowbrook Memory Care in Effingham, Illinois.
Rose Ann Griggs, 83, of Sumner, Illinois, formerly of Mount Carmel, passed away peacefully in her sleep at home surrounded by her loving family. She lost her courageous battle with cancer on Sunday, August 30, 2020. She was born on August 8, 1937 in St. Joseph (Owensboro), Kentucky, the daug…
Eric Wayne Johnson, 57, of Allendale, Illinois, passed away Sunday, August 23, 2020 at home, surrounded by the love of his family. He was born July 16, 1963 in Effingham, Illinois, the son of Jack W. and Bonnie (Mattox) Johnson. He married Stella Malone on September 14, 1986 and she survives.
Linda Lee Newlin, age 80 of St. Francisville, passed away peacefully Thursday, August 20, 2020 at the United Methodist Village in Lawrenceville. She was born July 25, 1940 in St. Francisville to Leroy and Ruthie M. (Armstrong) Campbell.
Shaun Prosise, 48, of Mount Carmel, Illinois, passed away on Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at his residence surrounded by the love of his family. He was born on July 14, 1972 in Mount Carmel, the son of James and Kay (Soden) Prosise. Shaun graduated from Mount Carmel High School Class of 1991.
Lynda Denise Salomon Margelin Perry Brown, age 60, of Mount Carmel, Illinois, passed away on Tuesday, August 11th, 2020 in Mt. Carmel, Illinois and was the first to die of coronavirus in Wabash County.
William R. “Bill” Wheat, 76, of Mount Carmel, passed away on Thursday, August 20, 2020 at Ascension St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville, Indiana. He was born on November 14, 1943 in Mt. Vernon, Indiana, the son of James Olan and Mary Louise (Hames) Wheat. Throughout the years, Bill acquired t…