OBITUARY EXTRACTS

From the Jacksonville, IL Newspapers
1 Jan 1976 thru 31 Dec 1996




Warren Haley reviewed all of the obituaries which appeared in the Jacksonville papers during the 21 year period of 1 Jan 1976 thru the end of Dec. 1996. His note: "I could have missed some or lost some over the years.... but not many. I have an alphabetical listing (contained in two 3-inch notebook binders) by year. I made the notebooks up at the end of each year before I filed the extracted information in my file cabinet." Thanks Warren for all of the work you put into collecting the information given here and again now for making the extracted information availabe to MAGA researchers. A big thank you also goes to Dan Tholen who has graciously offered to help Warren get all of the data typed to be put online.If you find errors which need correcting or have information to be added to one of the extracts, you may forward same to my email address.


KAISER, Dorothy Emma (Wallbaum); b. 27 Sep 1910, east of Jacksonville, IL; d. 1 Oct 1996, Alexander, IL; Bu: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Francis J. Kaiser on 4 Jun 1930, Alexander, IL; Husband preceded in death in 1974; FA: William Wallbaum; MO: Pauline Baechle; Survived by three sons: Frank Joseph (wife, Mary), Michael W. (wife, Doris), James Joseph (wife, Karen); two daughters, Mrs. George (Mary Louise) Cline and Mrs. George (Dorothy Ann) Trutter, all of Alexander; 14 grand and 13 great-grandchildren; and one sister, Marie Sowle of Springfield; Preceded by two brothers: William and Joseph; and two sisters, Louise Wiegand and Rose Cosgriff.

KALLENBACH, Wilbur Lyle "Web"; b. 20 Jun 1925, Brown Co., IL; d. 13 Aug 1994, Portland, OR; Bu: Hebron Cem., near Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Portland, OR; formerly of Brown Co., IL; M. (not given in paper); FA: John Kallenbach; MO: Flora (maiden name not given); Survived by two daughters: Joyce Kallenbach of Portland, OR and Jeanette Krebs of Beattie, KS; two brothers: Virgil of Mt. Sterling and Donald of Versailles; one sister: Dorothy Frost of Versailles; two grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.

KALTSCHNEE, Charles L.; b. 17 Feb 1893, Griggsville, IL; d. 8 May 1977, Springfield, IL (Memorial Med. Ctr.); Bu: Winchester City Cem.; Resident of Exeter, IL; M. Ella Borkuis in 1924 at Virgil, SD; FA: Edward Kaltschnee; MO: Lura Dyer; WWI Army Veteran; Survived by his wife; one son, Gary of Bluffs; and two daughters, Mrs. Nary Neff of New Salem and Mrs. Joan Renner of White Hall; 11 grand and two great-grandchildren.

KALTSCHNEE, Edith (Oettle); b. 28 Feb 1901, Hardin, IL; d. 5 Mar 1978, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp.); Bu: Oak Ridge Cem., Springfield, IL; Resident of Winchester, IL; M. Roy Kaltschnee (date and place not given); Husband preceded in death in 1954; FA: William Oettle; MO: Minnie Corven; Survived by a son, Roy Jr. Of Winchester; and a daughter, Mrs. Hazel Greife of Pittsfield; three grand and four great-grandchildren; a brother, Oscar Oettle; and two half-sisters: Mrs. Lillian Kirkey and Mrs. Florence McNair, all of Detroit, MI.

KALTSCHNEE, Ella (Borkuis); b. 18 Jul 1896, Nebraska; d. 27 May 1991, Barry, IL (Community Care Ctr.); Bu.: (not given); M. Charles Kaltschnee on 3 Jan 1923 in SD; Husband preceded in death in May 1977; FA: Louis Borkuis; MO: Anna (maiden not given); Resident of Barry; formerly of Bluffs, IL; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Paul (Mary) Neff of Baylis and Joan Renner of Englewood, FL; one son, Gary Kaltschnee of Clayton; 11 grand and ten great-grandchildren.

KAMENSKY, AnnaBelle (Drury); b. 10 Nov 1903, Orleans, IL; d. 15 Jan 1990, Kansas City, MO (Trinity Lutheran Hosp.); Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; A former Jacksonville resident; M. George Kamensky in the early 1930's at Chicago, IL; Husband preceded in death in 1974; FA: Frank E. Drury; MO: Annie Tomlin; Survived by three nieces: Jean Silver of Peoria, Joan Carpenter of Santa Cruz, CA and Helen Sauer of Atlanta, GA; and a sister-in-law, Lela Drury of Jacksonville.

KANATZAR, Marjorie Mae (Walls); b. 27 Jul 1916, near Brocton, IL; d. 27 Sep 1993, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. C. Leplie Kanatzar on 18 Feb 1940 in Newman, IL; FA: Ora A. Walls; MO: Hazel Downing; Survived by her husband; two daughters, Mrs. Paul (Constance) Buhrmann of St. Cloud, MN and Mrs. Paul (Phyllis) Rock of Madison, WI; five granddaughters; and one sister, Betty Bloss of Nederland, CO; Preceded by one brother, Earl Walls.

KANE, Charles F.; b. (not given); d. 15 Nov 1982; Bu.: Woodlawn Memorial Cem., Joliet, IL; Resident of Joliet, IL; he was 67 years of age at time of death; M. Martha M. Curtis (date and place not given); Wife preceded in death; FA: (not given); MO: (not given); Surviving are two sons, Dennis Grossman and Michael A. Kane, both of Joliet; a brother-in-law, John F. Curtis of Jacksonville; two granddaughters, Jennifer Beth Grossman of Minooka and Michelle Lynn Grossman of Joliet; many nieces and nephews from this area.

KANE, Frances (Sweatheart); b. 27 Jul 1902, Chapin, IL; d. 15 Aug 1987, Springfield, IL (Memorial med. Ctr.); Bu.: Camp Butler National Cem., Springfield, IL; Resident of Kings Daughters Home, Springfield, IL; M. Eddie Kane (date and place not given); Husband preceded in death in 1976; FA: William Sweatheart; MO: Catherine Smith; Survived by a son, Robert Kane of Springfield; three grand and six great-grandchildren; a sister, Louise Schofield of Springfield; and other relatives which include two cousins, Mrs. Ralph Foreth of Jacksonville and Warren Smith of Chapin; Preceded by a brother, Gordon.

KANE, Ida Belle (Clayvell); b. 20 Jul 1899, Shelby Co. MO; d. 24 Jun 1987, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Hydesburg Cem., near Hannibal, MO; Resident of Jacksonville since 1926; M. James C. Kane on 28 Feb 1920 in Hannibal, MO; Fa: James B. Clayvell; MO: Rosetta McCubbin; Survived by her husband; one son, Cornell J. Kane of Jacksonville; four grandchildren; Phyllis Rowley of Kingman, KS, David Kane of Carpentersville, Linda Cornett of Layton, UT and Larry Kane of Pleasant Plains; 10 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Ollie Cary and Edith Roberts; and one brother, William D. Clayvell, all of Hannibal, MO; Preceded by three sisters and two brothers.

KANE, James Cornell; b. 18 Feb 1901 Ralls Co., MO; d. 23 Jun 1991, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Hydesburg Cem., west of Hannibal, MO; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; M. Ida Belle Clayvell on 28 Feb 1920 in Hannibal, MO; Wife preceded in death 24 Jun 1987; FA: Charles Ernest Kane; MO: Florence Woolen; Survived by one son, Cornell J. Kane of Jacksonville; four grandchildren, Phyllis Rowley of Kingman, KS, David Kane of Carpentersville, Linda Cornett of Robertsville, MO, and Larry Kane of Pleasant Plains; 11 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; and three sisters: Ruthella Janis of Sheboygan, WI, Pauline Dobbs of Benton, AR and Mildred Richardson of Hannibal, MO; Preceded by two brothers and one sister.

KANE, Sarah M. (Hoban); b. 9 Sep 1894, Jacksonville, IL; d. 22 Jun 1982, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Frank J. Kane in 1916 at Springfield, IL; Husband preceded in death 20 Nov 1957; FA: Patrick Hoban; MO: Sarah Henderson; Surviving are two sons, Thomas L. Kane of LaHabra, CA and Harry E. Kane of Springfield; two daughters, Genevieve V. Bitschenauer and Mercedes A. Nesbitt, both of Springfield; 15 grand and two great-grandchildren; a sister, Nell Surratt of Chicago; preceded in death by two sons, a daughter, two brothers and a sister.

KANE, Thomas Lee; b. 1 Feb 1930, Springfield, IL; d. 7 Nov 1996, Clovis, CA (Willow Creek Care Ctr.); Bu.: Camp Butler National Cem., Springfield, IL; Resident of Sanger, CA; Air Force Veteran of 20 years; M. Ann Sache in 1960 in Jackson, MO; Wife preceded in death 22 Aug 1996; FA: Frank Kane; MO: Sarah Hoban; Survived by two daughters, Susan of San Gabriel, CA and Karen Ibe of Whittier, CA; four grandchildren; two sisters, Mercedes Nesbitt of Springfield and Genevieve Bitschenauer of Springfield; seven nieces; eight nephews; and several cousins; Preceded by a brother, Harry; and a sister, Betty Jensen.

KANIA, Mildred L. (Lehde); b. 5 Jul 1920 Beaucoup, IL; d. 28 Sep 1996, White Hall, IL (American Health Care); Bu.: St. Ann's Cem., Edwardsville, IL; Resident of Carrollton, IL; M. Bernard L. Kania in Edwardsville, IL (date not given); FA: Husband preceded in death 10 Oct 1953; Fa: John Lehde; MO: Luella Hemminghaus; Survived by two daughters, Judith Milloshewski of New Baden and Jean Farmer of Gibson City; two sons, Bernard J. Kania of Carrollton and Michael Kania of Niskayuna, NY; 15 grand and six great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and one brother, John Lehde of Nashville; Preceded by two brothers, James and Arthur Lehde.

KANOUSE, William; b. 22 Sep 1905, Frederick, IL; d. 16 Mar 1991, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Messerer Cem., Frederick, IL; Resident of Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Beardstown; formerly of Petersburg, IL; M. Magdelene Freitag (date and place not given); Wife preceded in death; WWII Navy Veteran; FA: Joshua Kanouse; MO: Fannie Miller; Survived by two sons, Roy Kanouse of Beardstown and Ernest Kanouse of Moline; one daughter, Violet Blake of Beardstown; two brothers, Jesse Kanouse of Camp Point and Ernest Kanouse of Beardstown; three sisters, Mary Bishop and Dollie Briggs, both of Beardstown, and Nettie Steele of Camp Point; 15 grand, several great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews; Preceded by two sons and three sisters.

KANT, Hans Georg, Dr.; b. 3 Nov 1918, Vienna, Austria; d. 14 Mar 1969, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Chicago, IL; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; WWII Army Veteran; M. Josefa (maiden name, date and place not given); FA: (not given); MO: Alice (maiden not given); Survived by his mother, Alice Kant of Chicago; his wife of Jacksonville; and the following children: Jean Kant of Silver Spring, MD, Andy Kant, Larry Kant and Ron Kant of Houston, TX, Patricia Mattchen and Carol Peo of Boston, MA and Michael Daniel Kant of Jacksonville; three grandchildren: Peter and Aaron Kant and Elizabeth Jean Mattchen; and a brother, Eric C. Kant of Chicago.

KARAS, June G.; b. (not given); d. 26 Jul 1990, Wheaton, IL; Bur.: Wheaton, IL; M. Edward Karas (date and place not given); Husband preceded in death; Parents names not given; Survived by two sons, George (Shirley) of Ames, IA and Edward Jr. of San Diego, CA; two daughters, Mrs. Frank (Betty) West of Sharon, WI and Mrs. John (Louise) Corder of Jacksonville; 14 grand and seven great-grandchildren; and a nephew, Dan Moore of Elgin; Preceded by her husband Edward.

KARNEY, Peter B.; b. 2 Feb 1913, St. Louis, MO; d. 21 Jul 1977, White Hall, IL (Hosp.); Bu. St. John's Cem., Carrollton, IL; Resident of Carrollton, IL; M. Ruth Blake on 7 Feb 1942 in St. Louis, MO; FA: Peter Karney; MO: Elizabeth Conway; Survived by his wife; a daughter, Mrs. Reginald (Kathleen) Meyer of Carrollton; and a son, Peter B. Karney Jr. of Florissant, MO.

KARNOWSKI, Flora (Smith); b. 11 Aug 1907, near Roodhouse, IL; d. 12 Dec 1995, Lincoln, NE; Bu.: Williams-Edwards Cem., near Barrow, IL; Resident of Lincoln, NE; formerly of White Hall and Roodhouse, IL: M. Maurus Karnowski on 19 Sep 1959 in Greeley, IL; FA: John W. Smith; MO: Elizabeth Jane Fessler; Survived by her husband; two sons, Raymond F. Sitton of Peoria and Jack E. Sitton of Roodhouse; one daughter, Doris Jean Cregmile of Aurora, CO; five grand and three great-grandchildren; Preceded by one son, James Sitton in 1966; six brothers; Fred, Clar, Emory, Harry, Donald and Cary Smith; and three sisters: Mayme George, Ada Day and Bonnie Baldwin.

KARR, Lelia N. (Northcutt); b. 29 Oct 1897, Scott Co., IL; d. 7 Jan 1981, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp.); Bu.: Winchester City Cem.; Resident of Alsey, IL; M. (Not state in newspaper); FA: James A. Northcutt; MO: Minnie Carlton; Survived by a brother, James Northcutt of Alsey; Preceded in death by a brother.

KARRAKER, Mary Pauline (Hunsaker); b. 20 Jun 1906, Cobden, IL; d. 22 Mar 1982, Shelbyville, IL; Bu.: Jonesboro Cem., Jonesboro, IL; Resident of Shelbyville; formerly of Jacksonville, IL; M. George William Karraker in 1925; Husband preceded in death in 1954; FA: Jacob Hunsaker; MO: Josephine Owen; Survived by two sons: Paul Karraker of Shelbyville and Robert of Winston-Salem, NC; one daughter, Mrs. Carolyn Moore of Herrin; four grandchildren; and one sister, Mrs. Mildred Holshouser.

KARSTEN, Viola C. (Kurtz); b. 17 Sep 1912, Pekin, IL; d. 12 Jan 1996, Quincy, IL (Blessing Hosp.); Bu.: Parklawn Cem., Barry, IL; Resident of Barry, IL; M. Fred Karsten on 16 Jun 1943 in Palmyra, MO; FA: Husband preceded in death 27 Feb 1981; FA: Charles Samuel Kurtz; MO: Emma Amelia Singley; Survived by one brother, Francis Kurtz of Hull; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by one sister, Fern McCaffrey; and one brother, Joseph Kurtz.

KASINGER, Oliver Earl; b. 25 Aug 1898, Pearl, IL; d. 23 Apr 1977, Jerseyville, IL (Greenwood Manor Nursing Home); Bu.: Pine Tree Cem., Patterson, IL; Resident of White Hall, IL; M. (1) Eva Smith, she preceded in death in 1958; (2) Stella Dawdy; FA: John Kasinger; MO: Laura Dean; Survived by his wife; a daughter, Mrs. Ada Norveta Hillman of White Hall; six step-children: Mrs. Darlene Brennan of Decatur, Harvey Surbeck Jr. Of Patterson, Patricia Modarka of Laredo, TX, Glendon Surbeck of Chicago, Donald Surbeck of Louisville, KY and Mrs. Tena Powell of Tovey; three sisters, Mrs. Clara B. Martin of White Hall; Mrs. Goldie Stone of Hannibal, MO, and Mrs. Dora Rhoades of Pearl; a brother, Arthur of Bowling Green, MO; a grandson and five great-grandsons. Preceded by three sisters and one brother.

KASINGER, Stella M. (Dawdy) Surbeck; b. 8 Mar 1908, Greene Co., IL; d. 30 Jan 1993, Carrollton, IL (Boyd Hosp.); Bu.: Pine Tree Cem., near Patterson, IL; Resident of White Hall, IL; M. (1) Harvey T. Surbeck in 1925, he died in 1951; (2) Earl Kasinger in 1965, he died 23 Apr 1977; FA: Owen Dawdy; MO: Cecil Bryant; Survived by three sons: Harvey Surbeck of Patterson, Donald Surbeck of Louisville, KY and Glendon Surbeck of Mascoutah; two daughters: Mrs. Bill (Darlene) Brennan of Springfield and Mrs. Jack (Patricia) Maziorka of Arlington, TX; 18 grand, 19 great-grand and several great-great grandchildren; two sisters: Eileen Grafton of Roodhouse and Glenna Rodgers of Carrollton; and close friends: Judy and Cloyde Hazelwood of White Hall; Preceded by one son: Robert Surbeck; one daughter, Tina K. Powell; two great-grandchildren; two brothers, Guy and Russell Dawdy; and one sister, Hazel Flatt.

KASSEBAUM, Ruth C. (Gent); b. 25 Dec 1928, Alton, IL; d. 20 Feb 1994, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Upper Alton Cem., Alton, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Alton, IL and El Toro, CA; M. (Not stated); Fa: Albert L. Gent; MO: Sylvia Hambleton; Survived by a brother, Laurence H. (wife, Maris) Gent of Jacksonville; and four nephews.

KASSING, Cecilia Rita (Langan); b. 22 Jan 1909, Mt. Sterling, IL; d. 14 Dec 1993, Camp Point, IL (Grandview Manor Nursing Home); Bu.: Catholic Cem., Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Cletus Kassing on 10 Apr 1932 in Mt. Sterling, IL; Husband preceded in death in Dec. 1971; FA: Michael Francis Langan; MO: Rachel Ellen Salrin; Survived by two sons: Victor Kassing of Mt. Sterling and Donald Kassing of Huntsville; three brothers: Lawrence, Aloysius and Robert Langan, all of Mt. Sterling; one sister, Marie Cronin of Peoria; 12 grand and 36 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two brothers, Justin and Henry Langan; five sisters: Julia Lorinne Wagner, Thelma Stivers, Aileen Langan and two sisters in infancy; and three brothers.

KASSING, Louis "Luke"; b. 6 May 1903, Brown Co., IL; d. 28 Feb 1976, Belleville, IL (Memorial Hosp.); Bu.: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cem.; Resident of Lebanon, IL; formerly of Mt. Sterling; M. (1) Florence Kerr on 21 Feb 1928, she died 15 Oct 1936; (2) Myrtle Schill in 1939, she died in 1969; FA: William Kassing; MO: Rosa Wort; Survived by a son, Louis Allen Kassing of Harper's Ferry, WV; a daughter, Mrs. Myron (Marie) Faugust of Mt. Sterling; two stepsons: Charles and Eunice Schill; both of Lebanon; two brothers: Frank and George Kassing, both of Mt. Sterling; a sister, Mrs. Gertrude Thomas of Camp Point; three grand and five step-grandchildren; Preceded by a brother and sister.

KASSING, Margaret C. (Lehne); b. 27 Sep 1910, Brown Co., IL; d. 9 Jan 1990, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Mem. Hosp.); Bu.: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cem.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. George J. Kassing on 29 Jan 1929at Mt. Sterling, IL; Husband preceded in death 23 Aug 1980; FA: Charles Lehne; MO: Florentine Ashbaker; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Eugene (Rita) Clayton of Camden; a brother, Charles F. Lehne of Mt. Sterling; five grandchildren: Mrs. James (Carolyn) Chaney of Mt. Sterling, Mrs. Ed (Barbara) Tolle of Rushville; Jerry E. Clayton of San Marcus, TX, D. Paul Clayton of Merritt Island, FL and George Dewaine Clayton of Camden; and nine great-grandchildren.

KASSON, Clarence M. "Barney"; b. 25 Sep 1904, Eskridge, KS; d. 23 Jan 1986, Orange, CA (Hillhaven Hosp.); Bu.: Pittsfield West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Orange, CA; formerly of Pittsfield, IL; M. Dorothy Ward on 18 Dec 1926 in Topeka, KS; Wife preceded in death; FA: Herbert M. Kasson; MO: Nora Pratt; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Phyllis Gerard of Orange, CA and Mrs. James "lefty" (Claudete) Robinson of Liberty; one son, Gary of Rogers, AR; 9 grand and 4 great-grandchildren; Preceded by four brothers.

KASTEN, Mary E. (Wright); b. (date not given) at Murrayville, IL; d. 17 Oct 1982, Alton, IL; Bu.: Upper Alton Cem.; M. Elmer Kasten (date and place not given); Husband preceded in death 4 Sep 1975; FA: Cyrus Wright; MO: Ethel Beadles; Surviving are three sisters: Ellen Moore of Alton; and Jane Murgatroyd and Louemma Deen of Jacksonville.

KASTER, Mary Brewer (White); b. 1 Nov 1915, Jacksonville, IL; d. 28 Aug 1982, El Paso, TX; Bu.: Stowe, OH; M. John Kaster (date and place not given); FA: Michael White; MO: Gertrude Buhre; Resident of Fairlawn, OH; formerly of Stowe, OH; died as a result of an auto accident in Texas; Surviving are her husband, John; a daughter, Barbara Wood of Brimfield, OH; six grandchildren; a brother, Harold M. White of Fairlawn.

KATTELMAN, Josephine Amelia (Meyer); b. 11 Feb 1893, Quincy, IL; d. 9 May 1979, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; M. William C. Kattelman Sr., on 6 Oct 1923; FA: John Meyer; MO: Rosa Strub; Survived by her husband; eight sons: Roy and John McComber, both of Davenport, IA; Edward McComber of Pittsfield; William C. And Robert Kattelman, both of Pittsfield; Joe Kattelman of Lincoln, James Kattelman of Cedar Falls, IA and Don Kattelman of Moro; three daughters: Mrs. Ray (LaVerta) Scheiter of Quincy, Mrs. William (Vivian) Orrill of Frederick and Mrs. Jesse (Betty) Yokem of Cedar Falls, IA; 45 grand and 44 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; a brother, Ed Meyer of Quincy; and a sister, Mrs. Rome (Martha) Landwehr of Quincy.

KATTELMAN, William Conrad Sr.; b. 9 Jan 1893, Okawville, IL; d. 13 Dec 1981, Quincy Veterans Home; Bu.: Pittsfield West Cem.; WWI Veteran; M. Josephine Meyers on 6 Oct 1923; FA: Henry Kattelman; MO: Lena Derlath; Survivors are seven sons: Bill Kattelman Jr. And Bob Kattelman, both of Pittsfield; Joe Kattelman, Lincoln; Tom Kattelman, Moro; Jim Kattelman, Cedar Falls, IA; John McComber, Davenport, IA; and Ed McComber, Pittsfield; three daughters: Mrs. Raymond (LaVerta) Scheiter, Quincy; Mrs. William (Vivian) Orrill, Frederick; and Mrs. J. D. (Betty) Yokum, Cedar Falls, IA; 45 grand, 49 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by a son and a grandson.

KATZENBERGER, Daisy Pearl (Pemberton); b. 2 May 1898, Jacksonville, IL; d. 10 Aug 1989, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Mem. Hosp.); Bu.: Messerer Cem., Frederick, IL; Resident of Frederick, IL; M. (1) Ross DuPoy on 25 Jun 1914, he died 25 Jul 1954; (2) Robert Katzenberger on 12 Oct 1957, he died 14 Feb 1967; FA: Asa Pemberton; MO: Lillie Hornbeck; Survived by three daughters: Lillian Moore of Nacodoches, TX, Bertha Dugger of Beardstown and Margaret Peterman of Rushville; two sons: Asa Dupoy of Frederick and William DuPoy of Rushville; and numerous grand and great-grandchildren; Preceded by two sons: Charles and Jim DuPoy; and a brother.

KATZENBERGER, Hildreth (White); b. 24 Oct 1899, Brooklyn, Schuyler Co., IL; d. 29 Jan 1990, Springfield, IL (Memorial Med. Ctr.); Bu.: Rushville Cem.; Resident of Mt. Sterling; formerly of Rushville, IL; M. Roy Katzenberger on 24 Dec 1919 in Camden, IL, he died on 13 Dec 1960; FA: Frank L. White; MO: Mary E. Harrison; Survived by one daughter, Mrs. Richard (Marilyn) Kramberg of Clayton; four grand and three great-grandchildren; Preceded by a daughter and a brother.

KATZENMAIER, John H. "Jack"; b. 22 Jun 1906, Seymour, MO; d. 24 May 1983, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp.); Bu.: Witt Cem., Rockbridge, IL; Resident of Loami, IL; M. Lois Bale (date and place not given); FA: Gotlobe William Katzenmaier; MO: Lennie Elizabeth Grinke; Survivors include his wife; one son, Kenneth Katzenmaier of Theodosia, MO; three daughters: Mrs. Nancy Burrows of Bethany, Mrs. Ramona McSpaddin of New Albany, IN, and Mrs. Mary Lou Hartsook of Shelbyville; 15 grand and four great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by four brothers.

KAUDER, Ora V. (Keylor); b. 19 Mar 1906, Brown Co., IL; d. 17 Feb 1993, Beardstown, IL (St. Luke Health Care); Bur.: Mt. Sterling City Cem.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Dean A. Kauder on 10 Jun 1926 at Quincy, IL, he died 21 Sep 1969; FA: Russell Keylor; MO: Mary Sandidge; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Lloyd (Esther) Gregg of Beardstown; one brother, Clyder Keylor of Mt. Sterling; and two sisters: Grace Martin of Lancaster, CA and Mrs. Everett (Corrine) Thomas of Versailles; Preceded by three brothers and one sister.

KAUFFMAN, Anna (Price); b. 19 Jan 1910, Meredosia, IL; d. 19 Nov 1985, Springfield, Il (Humana Hosp.); Bur.: Versailles West Side Cem.; Resident of Versailles, IL; M. Harold Kauffman on 1 Aug 1928 in Brown Co., IL; Husband preceded in death; FA: Seth Price; MO: Nellie Turner; Survived by two sons: Harold of Springfield and Gerald of Versailles; two daughters: Mrs. Ed (Donna) Logsdon of Springfield and Darlene Kauffman of Versailles; seven grand and eight great-grandchildren; Preceded by one son, one brother, three sisters and one great-grandchild.

KAUFFMAN, Wilbur F. "Webb"; b. 21 Nov 1914, Keithsburg, IL; d. 4 Sep 1989, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp.); Bur.: Green Cem., Bluffs, IL; Resident of Bluffs, IL; M. (not given); FA: William T. Kauffman; MO: Agnes Gertrude Smith; Survived by two sons: Tracey Kauffman of Bluffs and Joe Kauffman of Peoria; one brother: James "Lefty" Kauffman of Versailles; two grandchildren: Aaron and Kelli Kauffman; and several nieces and nephews.

KAUFFMAN, William V., Jr.; b. 16 Aug 1927, Peoria, IL; d. 4 May 1994, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Old Salem Cem., Gardner, IL; Resident of Springfield, IL; WWII Navy Veteran; M. Ruth Looby in 1957 in Springfield, IL; FA: William V. Kauffman; MO: Elizabeth Malone; Survived by his wife; his father of Springfield; 3 sons: Joseph, John and James, all of Springfield; 3 daughters-in-law: Patti, Jamie and Vickie Kauffmann, all of Springfield; two daughters: Mrs. Steve (Kathleen) Smith of Springfield and Mrs. Tim (Mary) Smith of Winchester; 2 brothers: James Kauffman of Mt. Prospect and Robert Kauffman of Peoria; one sister: Mary Giacomelli of Rockford; 11 grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by his mother; and one grandson, Joseph Kauffman.

KAUFMANN, Donald F. "Sid"; b. 5 May 1912, Buckley, IL; d. 3 May 1982, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Beckman Cem., north of Rantoul, IL; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; M. Clara Meyer on 15 Mar 1951 in Thomasboro, IL; FA: William Kaufmann; MO: Eleanor Hilgendorf; Surviving are his wife; a sister, Viola Winterstein, Buckley; and a nephew and three nieces; He was preceded in death by two brothers.

KAUFMANN, Robert J. Jr.; b. 18 Mar 1925, Quincy, IL; d. 24 Jan 1987, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Jacksonville Calvary Cem.; WWII Navy Veteran; M. Margaret Lonergan on 15 Jul 1950 in Jacksonville, IL; FA: Robert J. Kaufmann Sr.; MO: Margaret Morris; Survived by his wife; his step-mother, Dorothy Kaufmann of Fox Lake; three sons: Stephen of Springfield, Paul of St. Louis, MO, and Richard of Kansas City, MO; three daughters: Mrs. Jon (Christine) Galloway of Evanston, Mrs. Mike (Elizabeth) Smith of Decatur and Emily Kaufmann of Jacksonville; four grandchildren; and three brothers: Frank, Bill and John, all of Jacksonville.

KAUL, Arthur O.; b. 13 Apr 1917, Dodge, ND; d. 22 Jan 1989, Bethalto, IL; Bu.: Roselawn Memory Gardens, Bethalto, IL; Resident of Bethalto, IL; M. Beulah Solberger on 27 Jan 1945 in St. Louis, MO; FA: Frederick Kaul; MO: Kathryn (maiden not given); Survived by his wife; five sons: Dr. Arthur J. Kaul of Hattiesburg, MS, Timothy Kaul of St. Louis, Luther Kaul of Evansville, IN, Jonathan Kaul of Bethalto and Daniel Kaul, at home; a foster daughter, Robin; five grandchildren; two brothers: Walter Kaul of Minneapolis, MN and Vernon Kaul of Riverside, CA; and one sister: Elvira Shively of Hastings, NE.

KAULE, Della (Sweeney); b. 3 Dec 1896, Murrayville, IL; d. 17 Feb 1993, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Jacksonville East Cem.; M. Leo Kaule on 20 Mar 1920 in Jacksonville, IL, he died on 12 Jul 1983; FA: William Sweeney; Mo: Sarah Fanning; Survived by several nieces and nephews, including Clara Mae Bradshaw and Mabel Symmonds, both of Jacksonville; Preceded by five brothers: Alvin, James, Fran, Tom and Jack Sweeney; and three sisters; Myrtle Phoenix, Emma Burns and Lula McAlister.

KAULE, Leo O.; b. 22 May 1884, Jacksonville, IL; d. 12 Jul 1983, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Jacksonville East Cem.; M. (1) Clara Doht, she preceded him in death; (2) Della Sweeney on 20 Mar 1920 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa: Francis A. Kaule; Mo: Emma Ray; Surviving are his wife; three great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews; Preceded in death by a daughter, Frances Prater; and a grandson, Lester Lee Pierce. He was a former motorman for Jacksonville Street Car Co.

KAUTZ, Carmen (Dugger); b. 28 Aug 1899, Scottville, IL; d. 6 Feb 1983, Colorado Springs, CO; Bu.: Colorado; Formerly resided in Jacksonville and Scottville, IL; M. O.J. Kautz (date and place not given), he died in Feb. 1968; Fa: Edgar Dugger; Mo: Minnie (maiden not given); Survivors include one sister, Alene D. Catlett of Colorado Springs; and four nieces: including Mrs. James Ambrose of Palmyra; and one nephew. Preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.

KAY, Charles Earl; b. 10 Mar 1917, Bowling Green, MO; d. 29 Dec 1993, Kenyon, MN; Bu.: Memorial Gardens Cem., Rockford, IL; Resident of Kenyon, MN; formerly of Jacksonville, IL; WWII Army Veteran; M. Ethel (maiden not given) on 10 Aug 1945 in Leavenworth, KS; FA.: Charles Edward Kay; Mo: Mollie Hays; Survived by his wife; a daughter, Mrs. Mark (Linda) Johnson of Fairbault; a son, Charles Kay Jr. (wife, Georgia) of Buena Vista, CO; a stepdaughter, Mrs. Vernon (Joann) Greutman of Marora; seven grand and four great-grandchildren; and a sister, Vesta Smith of Pana.

KAYLOR, Alvah; b. 17 Mar 1894, Pike Co., IL; d. 14 Feb 1985, Barry, IL; Bu.: Parklawn Cem.; M. Lena Robb on 7 Jan 1962 in Lansing, MI, she died in 1978; Fa.: James Kaylor; Mo.: Margaret Van Zandt; Survivors include several nieces and nephews.

KAYLOR, Anna Mae "Kay" (Losch); b. 17 Nov 1898, El Dara, IL; d. 9 Mar 1996, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Rockport, IL; M. C. W. Kaylor in El Dara, IL, he died 9 May 1974; Fa.: John Losch; Mo.: Lena Ottwa; Survived by her son-in-law, Clark Shinn of Pittsfield; three grand and three great-grandchildren; one sister, Mabel Easley of Barry; two nieces; and one nephew; Preceded by her daughter, Margaret Shinn; and two brothers; Charles and Fred Losch.

KAYLOR, Elsie M. (Mitchell); b. 6 Feb 1907, Hannibal, MO; d. 18 Jul 1977, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: (not given); M. Lloyd H. Kaylor on 5 Jun 1927 in Hannibal, MO; Fa.: William J. Mitchell; Mo.: Dicy Collins; Survived by her husband; a son, Lloyd D. Kaylor of Hannibal; a sister, Mrs. Jessie M. Epperson of Hannibal; six grand and three great-grandchildren; Preceded by a daughter, Mrs. Marilyn Theile; a brother; two sisters and a half-sister.

KAYS, Anita (Hogan); b. 13 Jul 1931, Jacksonville, IL; d. 29 Apr 1977, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cem.; M. C. M. Kays on 3 Feb 1952; Fa.: Herbert Hogan; Mo.: Edith Watson; Survived by her husband; her mother and step-father: A.J. and Edith Brown; two sons: SSGT. Jeffrey Reid Kays of NE and Eric Shane Kays, at home; a brother: Herbert L. Hogan; and two sisters, Sue, wife of Warren Moss, and Nacy, wife of Carl Randall, all of Jacksonville.

KAYS, Frances; b. 16 Sep 1918, Beardstown, IL; d. 20 Feb 1987, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Mem. Hosp.); Bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; Resident of Beardstown; Fa.: Karmy Kays; Mo.: Nellie Fisher; Survived by two brothers: Karmy Kays of Dallas, TX and Clifford Kays of Arenzville; one sister, Ihrma Kays of Beardstown; and numerous nieces and nephews; Preceded by three brothers and two sisters.

KAYS, Helene Sophia (Thyen); b. 24 Mar 1922, St. Louis, MO; d. 20 Sep 1994, Springfield, IL (Memorial Med. Ctr.); Bu.: Trinity Lutheran Cem., Arenzville, IL; Resident of Arenzville, IL; M. Clifford Kays on 16 Mar 1947 in Arenzville, IL; Fa.: Fritz Thyen; Mo.: Alma Witte; Survived by her husband; three daughters: Mrs. Mike (Kris) Large of Jacksonville, Mrs. Dennie (Kathy) Davis of Carlinville and Mrs. Monte (Jane) Slavens of Arenzville; seven grand and two great-grandchildren; and two half-sisters: Barbara Wilcox and Millie Goldman, both of CA; Preceded by twin sons: David Lee and Loren Lee; a granddaughter; and a brother, William Thyen.

KAYS, Karmy K. b. 16 Nov 1949, Macomb, IL; d. 24 May 1991, Normal, IL; Bu.: Funks Grove Cem., Funks Grove, IL; Resident of Normal; formerly of Jacksonville; M. Tove M. Bichel on 11 Aug 1973 in Bloomington, IL; Fa.: Karmy J. Kays; Mo.: H. Eileen Bouyea; Survived by his wife; one son, Karmy Thomas Kays, at home; one daughter, Ingrid Marie Kays, at home; his father of Bloomington; one brother, Mark B. Kays of Richardson, TX; one sister, Susan Adamo of Palos Heights; seven nephews and three nieces; Preceded by his mother.

KAYS, Marjorie; b. 10 Oct 1922, Beardstown, IL; d. 27 Nov 1985, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; Fa.: Carmy K. Kays; Mo.: Nellie Fisher; Never Married; survived by two brothers: Carmy J. of Dallas, TX and Clifford of Arenzville; two sisters: Frances Kays and Ihrma Kays, both of Beardstown; and many nieces and nephews; Preceded by three brothers and one sister.

KAYS, Perry; b. 15 Apr 1921, Beardstown, IL; d. 25 Dec 1979, Springfield, (St. John's Hosp.); Bu.: St. Alexius Cem., Beardstown, IL; Resident of Beardstown, IL; M. Kathryn Wessel in 1944; Fa.: Karmy Kays; Mo.: Nellie Fischer; Survived by his wife; these children: Judith K. Degitz of Astoria; Mary Chrisman and Richard Kays and Michael Kays, all of Beardstown; five grandchildren; two brothers; and three sisters.

KAZOKAITIS, Mary (Plansek); b. 17 Nov 1908, Germany; d. 13 Sep 1981, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp.); Bu.: Calvary Cem., Springfield, IL; Resident of New Berlin; M. Stanley C. Kazokaitis on 23 Aug 1939 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: John Plansek; Mo.: Rose Chek; Surviving are her husband and several nieces and nephews

KAZOKAITIS, Stanley C.; b. 7 Oct 1912, Lithuania; d. 8 Nov 1982, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp.); Bu.: Calvary Cem., Springfield, IL; Resident of New Berlin, IL; M. Mary Plansek on 23 Aug 1939 in Jacksonville, IL, she died 13 Sep 1981; Fa.: Kazimar Kazokaitis; Mo.: Tavadora (maiden not given); Surviving are two sisters; Mrs. Peter (Anna) Norus of Detroit, MI and Mrs. Joseph J. (Dorothy) Evinsky of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews.

KEARNEY, Edward J.; b. 4 Sep 1889, Pittsfield, IL; d. 2 Mar 1976, Quincy, IL (St. Mary's Hosp.); Bu.: Calvary Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Quincy, IL; formerly of Pittsfield, IL; M. Ruth Mary Ducey on 26 Dec 1934; Fa.: Patrick Kearney; Mo.: Catherine Murphy; Survived by his wife; a brother, Bernard Kearney of Glenview, IL; Preceded by two brothers and four sisters.

KEARIN, Mary Jane (Jones); b. 5 May 1925, IL; d. 28 Jan 1984, Kingman, AZ; Bu.: Kingman, AZ; A former White Hall, IL resident; M. (not stated); Parents Walter Jones and Eliza Black; Survived by two sisters; Mrs. Lee Margaret Elliott and Mrs. Mildred Jones Walpole, both of Roodhouse, IL.

KEARNY, Ruth Mary (Ducey); b. 14 May 1893, Pike Co., IL; d. 18 Sep 1977, Quincy, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Quincy; formerly of the Pittsfield community; M. Edward Joseph Kearny on 21 Dec 1934, he died on 2 Mar 1976; Fa.: James Ducey; Mo.: Mary Ann Smith; Survived by three brothers: Virgil Ducey of El Cajo, CA, Clay Ducey of Hannibal, MO and Raymond Ducey of Springfield; and three sisters: Mrs. Paul (Helen) Lenane, Mrs. Lucille O'Conner and Mrs. William Lawrence Staab of Springfield.

KEAT, Heather Anne; b. 29 Jul 1975, Rochester, MI; d. 27 May 1985, Lake Orior, MI; Bu.: Rochester, MI; Fa.: Dennis Keat; Mo.: Cindy DeOrnellas; Survived by her parents of Lake Orior, MI; a brother and a sister; maternal grandparents, Mr. And Mrs. Richard DeOrnellas of Jacksonville; paternal grandparents: Stanley and Helen Keat; and several aunts and uncles in the area.

KEATING, Edith W. (White); b. 7 Feb 1906, Jacksonville, IL; d. 17 Feb 1991, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Robert S. Keating on 29 Jun 1942, he died 2 Jul 1988; Fa.: George White; Mo.: Anna Goddard Mayes; The last member of her immediate family, she was preceded in death by her parents, one brother and one sister.

KEATING, Opal (Dobson); b. 7 Jun 1910, near Murrayville, IL; d. 22 Aug 1979, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; M. Paul Keating on 26 Jan 1952 in Chicago, IL, he died 11 Jul 1979; Fa.: Edward Dobson; Mo.: Martha Angelo; Survived by a son, Michael M. Keating of Los Angeles, CA; a sister, Harriet Milburn of Lake Wales, FL; two nieces; and several great-nieces and nephews; Preceded by a brother, Harlan "Hoddy" Dobson.

KEATING, Paul E.; b. 4 Jan 1915, Jacksonville, IL; d. 11 Jul 1979, St. Louis, MO (Barnes Hosp.); Bu.: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Opal Dobson on 26 Jan 1952 in Chicago, IL; WWII Veteran; Fa.: Daniel Keating; Mo.: Margaret Woodall; Survived by his wife; a son, Michael M. of San Francisco, CA; a brother, Robert Keating of Jacksonville; a niece and one great-nephew; Preceded by four brothers and a sister: William, Donald, J. Francis, Bernard and Margaret.

KEATING, Robert S.; b. 21 Oct 1906, Jacksonville, IL; d. 2 Jul 1988, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Edith J. White on 29 Jun 1942; Fa.: Daniel M. Keating; Mo.: Margaret Woodall; Survived by his wife; one nephew, Michael Keating of Walnut, CA; one niece, Donna K. Campbell of Itasca; and several great and great-great-nieces and nephews.; Preceded by five brothers: William, Donald, Francis Bernard and Paul; and one sister, Margaret.

KEEFE, Maurice J.; b. 30 May 1891, Bloomington, IL; d. 22 Aug 1977, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Jacksonville East Cem.; Resident of Beardstown, IL; M. Ottie Richards in 1942 at Peoria, IL; Fa.: Joseph Keefe; Mo.: Mary (maiden not given); Survived by his wife; a son, Thomas R. Richards of Beardstown; four grand and 14 great-grandchildren.

KEEFE, Ottie (Richards); b. 16 Sep 1896, Quincy, IL; d. 2 Apr 1987, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Mem. Hosp.); Bu.: Jacksonville East Cem.; Resident of Beardstown, IL; M. Maurice Keefe on 27 Nov 1942 in Peoria, IL, he died 22 Aug 1977; Fa.: Joseph Richards; Mo.: Caroline Ritchie; Survived by one son, Thomas Richards of Beardstown; two granddaughters: Geneva Taylor of Fayetteville, NC and Alice Bettis of Springfield; two grandsons: Alfred Richards and Thomas Richards, both of Beardstown; one sister, Mrs. Ilene Daniels of Arenzville; and numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews; Preceded by her parents, three brothers and two sisters.

KEEFER, Della Mae (Session); b. 28 Dec 1913, Mason Co., IL; d. 27 Jul 1995, King City, CA (Mee Memorial Hosp.); Bu.: Bath Cem., Bath, IL; Resident of King City, CA; formerly of Mason Co., IL; M. James E. Keefer on 1 Feb 1956; Fa.: Thomas Session; Mo.: Lucille McDaniel; Survived by her husband; two daughters: Shirley Avery of King City, CA and Barbara Scaggs of Salinas, CA; a son, Wilby Nall of Folson, CA; two brothers: Floyd Session of Kilbourne and Cleo Session of Topeka; 11 grand and 16 great-grandchildren; Preceded by one son, Jim Nall.

KEEHNER, Buford E.; b. 10 Aug 1909, Jacksonville, IL; d. 1 Dec 1987, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem.; M. Thelma Pogue on 1 Jan 1939 in St. Charles, MO; Fa.: Charles L. Keehner; Mo.: Alice Williams; Survived by his wife; two sons: Bob Keehner and Larry Keehner, both of Jacksonville; a daughter, Mrs. Leo (Peggy) Carroll of Jacksonville; five grandchildren; a brother, John Keehner of Jacksonville; and a sister, Mrs. Howard (Lela) Fairfield of Jacksonville; Preceded by a brother and two sisters.

KEEHNER, John L.; b. 14 Apr 1915, Jacksonville, IL; d. 19 Aug 1994, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Eunice Roth on 2 Sep 1940 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Charles L. Keehner; Mo.: Alice Williams; Survived by his wife; two sons: James L. (wife Maggie) Keehner of Greenville, NC and Gregory (wife, Vanessa) Keehner of Springfield; and three daughters: Mrs. Robert (Virginia) Komiskey of Galena, Mrs. Bill (Alice) Doyle of Tahoe City, CA and Beth Keehner of Jacksonville; nine grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Howard (Lela) Fairfield of Jacksonville; Preceded by one son, Randy; two brothers: Carl Keehner and Buford Keehner; and two sisters: Irene Northen and Edna Woodward.

KEEHNER, Merle; b. Jan 1933, Jacksonville, IL; d. 8 Feb 1984, Tucson, AZ; Bu.: Tucson, AZ; M. Roberta Goheen (date and place not given); Fa.: Carl Keehner; Mo.: Cleo (maiden not given); Survived by his wife; his father; two daughters: Cathy Kruse and Charlene Keehner and two grandchildren, all of Tucson.

KEELE, Kent Lee; b. 29 Jan 1949, Hillsboro, IL; d. 29 Jul 1996, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp.); Bu.: Nokomis, IL; Resident of Nokomis; M. Barbara McCain on 30 May 1971 in Mt. Olive, IL; Fa.: Carl Keele; Mo.: Beverly Christy; Survived by his wife; his parents of Nokomis; three sons: Brent Lee, Blake Alan and Brook Alexander, all of Nokomis; one brother, the Rev. Jay Keele of Quincy; two sisters: Carla Ramos of Cleveland, TN and Natalie LeVault of Stonington; aunts; uncles; cousins; and a host of friends.

KEELE, Louise (Retherford); b. 7 May 1921, Carrollton, IL; d. 2 Jun 1988, Jerseyville, IL; Bu.: Carrollton City Cem.; Resident of Jerseyville, IL; M. Warren "Gabby" Keele on 24 Dec 1936 in Carrollton, IL, he died 10 Dec 1980; Fa.: Charles Retherford; Mo.: Lela Jackson; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Monroe (Barbara) Adamson of Kerrville, TX and Mrs. Charles (Shirley) Menzie of Jerseyville; a son, Warren "Buddy" Keele Jr. Of Harmon; 10 grand and four great-grandchildren; and four brothers: James Retherford and Francis Retherford, both of Carrollton, Ralph Retherford of Manchester and Charles Retherford of Rock Falls.

KEELE, Kent Kenneth; b. 17 Sep 1898, Carrollton, IL; d. 28 Nov 1986, Shreveport, LA (Vet. Admin Hosp.); Bu.: Carrollton City Cem.; Resident of Shreveport, LA; WWI and WWII Veteran; M. (not stated); Fa.: Meade Keeley; Mo.: Margaret (maiden not given); Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Richard (Clarice) Barnes of Houston, TX; two grandchildren: Carla and Greg of Houston, TX; two brothers: Kermet of Elmhurst and Myrl of Carrollton; one niece and several nephews; Preceded by one sister.

KEELEY, Mary R. (Clancy); b. (date not given), Jacksonville, IL; d. 9 Aug 1981, Springfield, Il (St. John's Hosp.); Bu.: (not given but services at Butler Funeral Home in Springfield); M. Thomas P. Keeley, Sr. (date and place not given), he died in 1956; Fa.: F. Jeremiah Clancy; Mo.: Mary Brown; Resident of Springfield, IL; formerly of Jacksonville; Survivors include four sons: Thomas P. Jr. of Terre Haute, IN, William J. of Springfield, Lawrence M. of Cincinnati, OH and Donald F. of Streator; 12 grand and four great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

KEELING, Louis H.; b. 3 Dec 1905, Canton, IL; d. 8 Feb 1986, Macomb, IL (McDonough Dist. Hosp.); Bu.: Rushville City Cem.; Resident of Rushville, IL; M. Ruth Dodd on 30 Oct 1938 in St. Louis, MO, she died 1 Jan 1983; Fa.: George H. Keeling; Mo.: Belle Kelly; Survived by one son: Barry of St. Louis; one daughter: Mrs. Jeanne Ervin of Rushville; one brother: Donald of Port Charlotte, FL; one sister, Catherine Bestrom of Ludingpon, MI; and three grandchildren; Preceded in death by one brother.

KEELING, Ruth; b. (not stated); d. 1 Jan 1983, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Mem. Hosp.); Bu.: (not given); Parents not given; Was a resident of Rushville, IL and was 74 years of age at the time of her death.

KEEN, Curt; b. 12 Nov 1892, Wayne Co., IL; d. 20 Apr 1976, Jacksonville, IL (Norris Hosp.); Bu.: Waverly East Cem., Waverly, IL; Resident of Waverly, IL; M. Elizabeth Brown on 19 Jan 1917, she died on 21 Jan 1974; Fa.: Elvis Keen; Mo.: Frances Dicky; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Jean Engleaman of Springfield, Mrs. Dorothy Kissick of Concord and Mrs. Carolyn Stubblefield of Waverly; eight grand and 11 great-grandchildren; Preceded by a daughter, three brothers and three sisters.

KEENAN, Mary Ellen (Guinnane); b. 28 Mar 1930, Scott Co., IL; d. 1 Sep 1992, Chicago, IL; Bu.: (Cremated) St. Mark's Cem., Winchester, IL; Resident of Chicago; formerly of Winchester; M. (not stated); Fa.: Frank Guinnane; Mo.: Gladys Hanback; Survived by her mother of Winchester; one brother: Don Guinnane of Cedar Rapids, IA; and two sisters: Mrs. Jim (Maxine) Woodall of Fairview and Mrs. Edwin (Lorraine) Evans of Winchester.

KEENAN, Oral (Robbins); b. 8 Dec 1885, Hardinsburg, KY; d. 9 Oct 1976, Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Alexander, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Claude E. Keenan on 24 Feb 1909, he died on 27 Oct 1962; Fa.: Charles Robbins; Mo.: Elizabeth Roberts; Survived by a daughter, Virginia Evans of Roodhouse; seven grand and 14 great-grandchildren; The last survivor of a family of seven; she was preceded by two sons: William and Paul.

KEENEY, Clarence; b. 1908, IA, he was 68 years of age at death; d. 12 Jun 1977, Clinton, IA; Bu.: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cem.; M. Reta Cox in 1941 at Mt. Sterling, IL; WWII Veteran; Fa.: Fred Keeney; Mo.: Erma Eckhard; Survived by his wife and his mother, both of Clinton; These sons survive: James of Macomb and Gerald of Lisle; four grandchildren; Preceded by his father.

KEENEY, John R.; b. 21 Aug 1920, New Berlin, IL; d. 28 Mar 1987, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp.); Bu.: Woodwreath Cem., Sangamon Co., IL; Resident of Virginia, IL; M. Loretta Seiz on 1 Feb 1947 in Springfield, IL; Fa.: Ruben Keeney; Mo.: Bessie Warren; WWII Veteran; Survived by his wife; two daughters; Mrs. James (Linda) Stillwell of Pittsburg, KS and Mrs. Galen W. (Sandra) Watkins of Virginia; six grandchildren; three brothers: Joe of Ashland, Paul of Palmyra and Charles of Fort Dodge, IA; two sisters: Mrs. Bertha Stewart of Springfield and Mrs. Grace Richards of White Hall; Preceded by two sons and one sister.

KEENEY, John Richard; b. 17 Dec 1950, Morgan Co., IL; d. 6 Aug 1976, Jerseyville, IL; Bu.: Woodwreath Cem., Sangamon Co., IL; Resident of Jerseyville, IL; Fa.: John Keeney; Mo.: Loretta Seiz; Survived by his parents of Virginia; a brother, Dr. Kenneth Keeney of Springfield; two sisters: Mrs. James (Linda) Stillwell of Carbondale and Mrs. Galen (Sandra) Watkins of rural Ashland.

KEENEY, Lucille E. (Dawson); b. 7 Apr 1906, Wyoming, IL; d. 22 Jul 1988, Rushville, IL; bu.: Oak Hill Cem., Lewistown, IL; Resident of Rushville, IL; M. (1) John Keeney on 25 Sep 1924 at Peoria, IL, he died 26 Oct 1962; (2) Charles Burnside on 24 Jun 1965 in Rushville, IL, he died 12 Apr 1973; Fa.: George W. Dawson; Mo.: Emma Baldwin; Survived by two daughters: Catherine Maxine Dorwart of Beardstown and Mary Lou Gillenwater of Jerseyville; five grand and 12 great-grandchildren; and a brother; Gerald C. Dawson of Canton; Preceded by a brother and two sisters.

KEHL, Alfred J.; b. 28 Jan 1916, Jacksonville, IL; d. 14 Nov 1983, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Navy WWII Veteran; M. Hilda M. Emmons on 23 Aug 1937 at Palmyra, MO; Fa.: Lorenz F. Kehl; Mo.: Freida L. Button; Surviving are his wife; his mother of Jacksonville; one daughter: Betty Richardson, of Austin, TX; two grandchildren: Mark Richardson of Denver, CO and Stephanie Richardson of Austin, TX; two brothers; Lorenz of Jacksonville and Bob of Woodson; and a sister, Eileen Kehl of Jacksonville.

KEHL, Freida L. (Button); b. 15 Feb 1897, Jacksonville, IL; d. 20 Aug 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bur.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Lorenz "Puddy" Kehl Sr. on 5 Jun 1915 in Jacksonville, IL, he died in 1969; Fa.: Charles Button; Mo.: Margaret Richardson; Survived by the following children: Lorenz Kehl Jr. and Eileen Kehl, both of Jacksonville, and Wayne Bob Kehl of Woodson; three grand and seven great-grandchildren; and a sister: Helen Page of Springfield; Preceded by a son, Alfred, a grandson and a sister.

KEHL, Gary L.; b. 21 Feb 1933, Jacksonville, IL; d. 30 Nov 1988, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Russell Kehl; Mo.: Virginia Lurton; Survived by a brother: Ronald Kehl of Palm Bay, FL; and four sisters: Mrs. Robert (Virginia) Gregory, Sharon Pond, Mrs. James (Barb) Bratsch and Mrs. Marlin (Sandy) Barber, all of Jacksonville.

KEHL, Hilda Mae (Emmons); b. 22 Aug 1919, Chapin, IL; d. 4 Jan 1988, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Alfred Jason Kehl on 23 Aug 1937 in Palmyra, MO, he died on 14 Nov 1983; Fa.: Jesse G. Cleveland Emmons; Mo.: Leona Ethel Gerdes; Survived by a daughter: Dr. Betty Richardson of Austin, TX; a granddaughter: Stephanie Richardson of Jacksonville; a grandson, Mark Richardson of Austin, TX; a niece: Vivian Emmons of Jacksonville; two nephews: Allen and Wendell Emmons of Jacksonville; Preceded by a brother, Giles Emmons.

KEHL, John Lawrence; b. 5 Jan 1915 (place not given); d. 29 Aug 1983, Honolulu, HI (Tripler Army Hosp.); Bu.: Arlington National Cem., Arlington, VA; WWII & Korean War Veteran; M. Beulah Marie McLester (of Woodson, IL); Fa.: John L. Kehl; Mo.: Stella Young; Surviving are his wife; two daughters; Janet Sue Dibos of Millersville, MD and Jennifer Lynn Thurston of Brea, CA; and two grandchildren: Gregory and Emily; one brother: Glen Thompson of Golden, CO; two half-sisters: Elizabeth Ames and Doris Jordan, both of Phoenix, AZ; and two half-brothers: Cordan Davis of New Mexico and the Rev. William Kehl of Assumption; Preceded in death by three sisters, two brothers and one half-sister.

KEHL, Mary E. (Briggs); b. 17 Sep 1898, Jacksonville, IL; d. 9 Aug 1978, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Alfred J. Kehl on 16 Apr 1941, he died in 1968; Fa.: P. R. Briggs; Mo: Maye Aldridge; Survived by three nephews: Bob Kehl of Woodson and Alfred and Lorenz Kehl, both of Jacksonville; and a niece, Eileen Kehl of Jacksonville.

KEHL, Stella (Grimmett); b. 2 Jan 1884, Palmyra, IL; d. 24 Feb 1976, Virden, IL (Hazelwood Nursing Home); Resident of Virden; formerly of Jacksonville, IL; bu.: (not given); M. (not given); Fa.: Jacob Huson Grimmett; Mo.: Julia Almond; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Ernest Rouland of Granite City; three sisters: Mrs. Lela Zelmar and Mrs. Leta Gordon, both of Waverly and Mrs. Maude Range of Jerseyville; and a grandson, Donald Rouland; Preceded in death by several brothers.

KEHR, William E.; b. 15 Feb 1907, Cameron, IL; d. 22 Apr 1976, Beardstown IL; Bu.: Monmouth Cem., Monmouth, IL; Resident of Browning, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Fa.: John B. Kehr; Mo.: Ola Thornton; Survived by three sisters: Mrs. Nellie Wahl of Galesburg, Mrs. Marjorie Wheelhouse of Galva and Mrs. Norma Mohr of Lincoln; two brothers: Ernest Kehr of Alexis and John Kehr of Madison, WI; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two brothers and a sister.

KEIRL, Harry Jerrit "Jerry"; b. 1 Jun 1937, Jacksonville, IL; d. 8 Oct 1985, Belleville, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Belleville, IL; Air Force Veteran; Fa.: Harry S. Keirl; Mo.: Lorene Pearl Winner; Survived by two sisters: Mrs. Tom (Judy) Spradlin of Jacksonville and Mrs. Joyce Hornstein of Springfield.

KEIRL, Russell Albert "Rass"; b. 27 Sep 1915, Jacksonville, IL; d. 2 Feb 1996, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; WWII Army Veteran; M. Minerva Jane Potter on 21 Nov 1940 in Bowling Green, MO; Fa.: Harry Keirl; Mo.: Lona Morrow; Survived by his wife; one son, Russell C. (wife, Carole) Keirl of Decatur; one daughter: Linda Ferris of Jacksonville; one half-sister, Mrs. Warren (Charlotte) Witham of St. Petersburg, FL; four grand and five great-grandchildren; Preceded by one brother, Harry "Buddy" Keirl; two sisters: Wahneitta Haley and Helen Bowles; and one half-brother, William L. "Billy" Shawn.

KEIRLE, Harry E. "Bud"; b. 8 Oct 1918, Springfield, IL; d. 18 Sep 1979, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp.); Bu.: Camp Butler National Cem., Springfield, IL; Resident of Springfield, IL; M. Norma E. Decker Scott on 21 Jul 1968; Fa.: Harry Keirle, Sr.; Mo.: (not stated); Survived by his wife; two daughters: Carol Flamini of Springfield and Miss Cathie Keirle of Dallas; two stepdaughters: Mrs. Wayne (Phyllis) Lindsey of Literberry and Mrs. Dixie Hall of Jacksonville; two stepsons: Harry and George Scott of Jacksonville; a granddaughter; ten step-grandchildren; a step-great-grandchild; a stepbrother, Robert Leeper of Virden.

KEISER, Helen Louise (Conrad); b. 28 Jun 1917, Crawfordsville, IN; d. 25 May 1990, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Terre Haute, IN; M. (1) Frederick Bough, he preceded her in death; (2) Randall Keiser; Fa.: George Conrad; Mo.: Clara Scott; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Truman (Pat) Helmig of Jacksonville; a son, Caroll Bough of Terre Haute, IN; four grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; and a sister, Edith Conrad of Jacksonville; Preceded by a sister and a brother.

KEITH, Bertha D.; b. 19 Aug 1890, Mt. Sterling, IL; d. 21 Aug 1996, Quincy, IL (Blessing Hosp.); bu.: Mt. Sterling City Cem., Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Mt. Sterling; Fa.: Joseph Donovan Keith; Mo.: Sarah Katherine Thoroman; Survived by three nieces: Maxine Lamma of Mt. Sterling, Virginia Keith Gaffney of Springfield and Yvonne Kallenbach of Versailles; one nephew, George Keith of Warrensburg, MO; and several great nieces and nephews; Preceded by a brother, Earl Keith; and a sister, Alta Broderick.

KEITH, Edwin Eugene; b. 20 Jun 1929, Mt. Sterling, IL; d. 17 Jan 1985, Harvey, IL (Ingels Mem. Hosp.); Bu.: Mt. Sterling City Cem.; Resident of Harvey, IL; formerly of Mt. Sterling; Korean War Veteran; Fa.: Earl Keith; Mo.: Grace Williams; Survived by two brothers: Wesley Keith of Macomb and George Keith of MO; and two sisters: Mrs. Robert (Virginia) Gaffney of Springfield and Mrs. Donald (Yvonne) Kallenbach of Versailles.

KEITH, Gertrude May (McDonald); b. 4 Jun 1889, Schuyler Co., IL; d. 6 Mar 1981, Beardstown, IL (Hosp.); Bu.: Belle Cem., north of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. William Keith on 22 May 1908 at Rushville, IL, he died 15 Sep 1957; Fa.: Samuel McDonald; Mo.: Lydia Radinger; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Joe (Dorothy) Prillmeyer, Mrs. Floyd (Edna) Bond and Mrs. Mary Houston, all of Mt. Sterling; a brother, Harry McDonald of Wichita, KS; 11 grand, 32 great-grand and four great-great-grandchildren.

KEITH, Harold Eugene; b. 13 May 1923, Brown Co., IL; d. 23 Dec 1995, Chicago, IL (Vet. Admin Lakeside Hosp.); Bur.: Mt. Sterling City Cem.; Resident of Chicago; formerly of Mt. Sterling; M. Betty (no maiden name, date or place given); WWII Marine Corps. Veteran; Fa.: Ira A. Keith; Mo.: Josephine Potter; Survived by his wife of Chicago; three sons: Bobby and Bill Keith, both of Chicago, and Eddie Keith of Peoria; one daughter: Donna Keith of Peoria; three sisters: Louise Steiner of Morton, Maxine Dingledine of Washington and Ruth Kerr of Mt. Sterling; two brothers: Leland Keith of LA and Charles Waughop of FL; four grandchildren; two step-brothers; Bill and Herman Carnicle of Moline; and one step-sister, Elma Sullivan of Milan; Preceded by one sister, Mabel Keith.

KEITH, Mabel E. (Page); b. 24 Mar 1913, Franklin Co., IL; d. 11 Oct 1979, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Mem. Hosp.); Bu.: Beardstown City Cem., Beardstown, IL; Resident of Rushville, IL; M. Rev. E. D. Keith on 2 Aug 1934 at Sullivan, IL, he died in 1969; Fa.: Archie Page; Mo.: Flossie Crenees; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Barbara Phillips of Rushville; three grandchildren; and her stepmother, Mrs. Jessie Page of Tulsa, OK.

KEITH, Marie; b. 20 Sep 1906; d. 28 Mar 1992, Louisiana, MO (Pike Co. Mem. Hosp.); Bu.: Samuel Taylor Cem., Rockport, IL; Resident of Clarksville, MO; Fa.: William Keith; Mo.: Rebecca Lourina Hogan; Survived by three nephews: Herschell Williams of Rockport, Melvin Williams of Griggsville and Lee Roy Williams of WI; Preceded by three sisters and one brother.

KEITH, Wesley L.; b. 17 Nov 1939, Brown Co., IL; d. 8 Sep 1987, Macomb IL (McDonough Dist. Hosp.); Bu.: Mt. Sterling City Cem.; Resident of Macomb, IL; Fa.: Earl Keith; Mo.: Grace Williams; Survived by one brother: George of Warrensburg, MO; two sisters: Mrs. Robert (Virginia) Daffney of Springfield and Mrs. Donald (Yvonne) Kallenbach of Versailles; one aunt, Bertha Keith of Mt. Sterling; several nieces and nephews; Preceded by his parents and one brother.

KEITHLEY, Alta Marie (Barrett); b. 21 Dec 1915, Sadoria, IL; d. 4 Dec 1994, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp.); Bu.: Bethel Cem., Mason Co., IL; Resident of Chandlerville, IL; M. Birdsell A. Keithley on 3 May 1936, he preceded her in death 17 Mar 1990; Fa.: Charles S. Barrett; Mo.: Ermine Lenora Whitehead; Survived by two sons: Donald Lee (wife, Linda) Keithley of Westlake Village, CA and Lanny Ray (wife, Nancy) Keithley of Moss Beach, CA; five grandchildren; one great-grandson; two brothers: Lowell W. Barrett and Arthur E. Barrett, both of Chandlerville; and a sister, Marjorie Hobbs of Chandlerville; Preceded by one brother, Melvin Barrett.

KEITHLEY, Birdsell A.; b. 22 Apr 1909, Atterberry, IL; d. 17 Mar 1990, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp.); bu.: Joshua Memorial Park Cem., Lancaster, CA; Resident of Chandlerville, IL; M. Alta Marie Barrett on 3 May 1936 in Chandlerville, IL; Fa.: Louis Lee Keithley; Mo.: Mattie Atterberry; Survived by his wife: two sons: Donald Lee of West Lake Village, CA and Lanny Ray of Moss Beach, CA; six grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Marie Beard of Atwater, CA; two brothers: Marcus L. Keithley of Atwater, CA and Everett Keithley of Bath; Preceded by three brothers: Pete, Dwight and Ernest; and a sister, Faye Clark.

KEITHLEY, Everett K. "Hunk"; b. 2 May 1912, Menard Co., IL; d. 15 Dec 1994, Havana, Il (Mason Dist. Hosp.); bu.: Laurel Hill Cem., Havana, IL; Resident of Bath, IL; Navy Veteran; M. Eileen McCausland on 27 Apr 1941 in New London, MO; Fa.: Louis Lee Keithley; Mo.: Mattie Atterberry; Survived by his wife; three daughters: JoAnne Williams of Lancaster, CA, Joyce Keithley of Chicago and Jeanne Keithley-Gouveia of Montara, CA; a son; Ken Keithley of Jacksonville; a sister, Marie Beard of Grass Valley, CA; a brother: Marcus Keithley of Atwater, CA; six grand and six great-grandchildren; Preceded by a sister and four brothers.

KEITHLEY, Joseph I.; b. 23 Aug 1921, near Macomb, IL; d. 15 Aug 1990, Peoria, IL; (Methodist Med. Ctr.); Bu.: St. Mary's Cem., Monmouth, IL; Resident of Monmouth, IL; WWII Air Force Veteran; M. Anna N. Craig on 7 Feb 1948 in Monmouth, IL; Fa.: John W. Keithley; Mo.: Ruth E. Greenig; Survived by his wife: one daughter, Mrs. William (Julie) Dreibelbis of Freeport; one son, William Keithley of Jacksonville; six grandchildren; one brother; Jack of Blandinsville; and one sister, Mrs. Charles (Jean) Folkes of Van Nuys, CA; Preceded by two brothers.

KEITHLEY, MacFarland; b. 9 Dec 1911, McDonough Co., IL; d. 4 Jan 1988, Peoria, IL (Belwood Nursing Home); Bu.: Mt. Hawley Cem., Peoria, IL; Resident of Dunlap, IL; M. Jean Holmes on 18 Jul 1943 in Mossville, IL; Fa.: Fred Keithley; Mo.: Elizabeth MacFarland; Survived by his wife; a son, Stanley L. of Dunlap; and two daughters: Mrs. Richard (Cheryl) Hess of Concord and Mrs. Scott (Jane) Kempin of Montgomery, AL; one sister, Mrs. Herbert (Veda) Faul of Peoria and four grandchildren; Preceded by a daughter, grandson, a brother and two sisters.

KEITHLEY, Stanley L.; b. 20 Jun 1944; d. 25 Apr 1996, Maywood, IL (Loyola Univ. Hosp.); Resident of Dunlap, IL; bu.: Mt. Hawley Cem., Peoria, IL; M. Shirley Symonds on 2 Jul 1966 in Brimfield, IL; Fa.: MacFarland Keithley; Mo.: Jean Holmes; Survived by his wife; his mother; two sons: Kevin of Loveland, OH and Kirk, at home; one daughter: Mrs. Scott (Gayle) Rundall of Mossville; two grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Richard (Cheryl) Hess of Concord and Mrs. Scott (Jane) Kempin of Evansville, IN; and many nieces and nephews; Preceded by his father; an infant son and an infant sister.

KELLER, Adelia Jane (White); b. 2 Nov 1901, Madison Co., IL; d. 28 Dec 1995, White Hall, IL; Bu.: White Hall, IL; Resident of White Hall; formerly of Jerseyville; M. Harry Elmer Keller on 25 Feb 1925, he died on 12 Jan 1969; Fa.: Ora Lee White; Mo.: Geneva Helen Modlin; Survived by several nieces and nephews; Preceded by three sisters and three brothers.

KELLER, Erwin H.; b. 23 Jun 1912, Collinsville, IL; d. 21 Oct 1986, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Summitt Grove Cem., Calhoun Co., IL; Resident of Carrollton, IL; M. Bonnie Jean Brooks in 1954, she preceded him in death in 1979; Fa.: Fred Keller; Mo.: Anna Hoefel; Survived by seven daughters: Mrs. Debra Winters of Carrollton; Judith Cook and Karen Tellor, both of Collinsville; Joyce Marini of Newark, CA; Margarette Keller of Alton; Beckie Keller of Roodhouse and Barbara Champlin of Carrollton; three sons: John of Houston, TX, Erwin Jr. of Portland, OR and Kenneth of Roodhouse; 12 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; five sisters: Esther Hayes, Helen Keller, Dorothy Enskat and Hilda McClaskey, all of Collinsville and Mary Newbauer of Maryville.

KELLER, Ethel B. (Heraty); b. 20 Nov 1915, Carrollton, IL; d. 18 May 1995, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: St. John's Cem., Carrollton, IL; M. Frank J. Keller on 17 Mar 1939 in Carrollton, IL, he preceded in death on 4 Feb 1979; Fa.: John Heraty; Mo.: Teresa Jennings; Survived by one son: Jack Keller of Redondo Beach, CA; two daughters: Janet Harney of Afton, MO and Donna Smith of Little Rock, AR; nine grand and three great-grandchildren; and two sisters; Mary Cone of St. Louis, MO and Ruth Fitzsimmons of Carrollton; Preceded by three sisters: Hazel Pohlman, Catherine Huchins and Judy Westerhold; one son, Curt Keller; and two brothers: John Heraty and Howard Heraty.

KELLER, Florence Ethel (Williams); b. 27 Dec 1898, Summer Hill, IL; d. 16 Nov 1994, Alton, IL (Memorial Hosp.); Bu.: Green Pond Cem., Pearl, IL; M. Edward G. Keller on 15 Apr 1917 in Pearl, IL, he died on 20 Aug 1952; Fa.: David Williams; Mo.: Essie Turnbaugh; Survived by two grand and two great-grandchildren; two brothers: Chad Williams of Bethalto and Robert Williams of East Alton; two sisters: LoDean Kesterson of Pittsfield and Floreine Mondy of Hayward, CA; Preceded by one daughter, Eileen Rhodes; and five brothers and sisters.

KELLER, Frank J.; b. 16 Jan 1920, Carrollton, IL; d. 4 Feb 1979, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: St. John's Catholic Cem., Carrollton, IL; WWII Veteran; M. Ethel Heraty on 17 Mar 1939 in Carrollton, IL; Fa.: James C. Keller; Mo.: Daisy Tatman; Survived by his wife; these children: Mrs. Joe (Janet) Harney of Afton, MO, Mrs. James (Donna) Smith of Carrollton, John of Hermosa Beach, CA and Roger of Carrollton; seven grandchildren; and a brother: Roy of Belltoni, MO.

KELLER, Harold F.; b. 14 Jan 1910, White Hall, IL; d. 23 Mar 1978, Brownsville, TX; Bu.: White Hall Cem., White Hall, IL; WWII Veteran; Fa.: Harry E. Keller; Mo.: Lela Bradshaw; Survived by a son: Harold F. Keller Jr., serving in the Marines; a daughter: Ida Mae; one grandchild; a sister: Roberta Smith of East Alton; and a brother, Gilbert Keller of White Hall.

KELLER, Ilah M. (Black); b. 21 Sep 1912, Greene Co., IL; d. 27 Sep 1990, Jerseyville, IL (Jersey Community Hosp.); Bu.: Pine Tree Cem., Patterson, IL; Resident of Godfrey, IL; M. Ernest Keller on 24 Dec 1939; Fa.: Meade Black; Mo.: Ethel Brown; Survived by a son: Bill Revis of Portland, OR; one grandchild; a sister: Ruth Frazier of Jerseyville; a brother: Marcus Black of Rosewood Hts.; and area Greene County residents.

KELLER, James A.; b. 22 Dec 1922, Perks, IL; d. 18 Nov 1992. Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp.); Bu.: Roselawn Memorial Park, Springfield, IL; Resident of Springfield; formerly of Decatur and Jacksonville; M. Ann Steskal in 1957 at Springfield, IL; Fa.: William A. Keller; Mo.: Eva Edelman; Survived by his wife; one brother: Harold Keller of Springfield; one sister, Ruth Hauser of Cibolo, TX; one brother-in-law, Warren Ross of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by one sister, Dortha Ross.

KELLER, Lee F.; b. 14 Jun 1913, Roodhouse, IL; d. 30 Apr 1996, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp.); Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Roodhouse, IL; Army Veteran (1942-1943); M. Nadine I. Ludwick on 18 Jan 1942 at Roodhouse, IL; Fa.: William E. Keller; Mo.: Rachel S. Fraley; Survived by his wife; one daughter, Janet Markillie of Ballwin, MO; three grandchildren; one sister, Irma Yonker of Alton; and two nieces; Preceded by his parents; two sisters: Helen Wolfe and Edna Sitton; and one nephew.

KELLER, Leona (Andrews); b. 28 Mar 1900, Glasgow, MO; d. 31 Aug 1983, White Hall, IL (Hosp.); Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; M. John W. Keller, he preceded her in death; Fa.: Urbane Andrews; Mo.: Amelia Wilson; Surviving is a sister, Ethelyn Cuddy of Roodhouse.

KELLER, Lois M. (Kennedy); b. 29 Jun 1892, Roodhouse, IL; d. 18 Nov 1983, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Murrayville Cem., Murrayville, IL; M. William Edwin Keller and he died 19 Apr 1965; Fa.: John P. Kennedy; Mo.: Mary Collins; Survivors include one sister, Eliza Kennedy of Jacksonville; several nieces and nephews, including Mr. Clem Coats, Mrs. Charles (Pauline) Peak and William Dale Story, all of Roodhouse; Preceded in death by four brothers and four sisters.

KELLER, Margaret L. (Luster); b. 11 Jul 1938, Morgan Co., IL; d. 24 Jul 1995, Arvada, CO; Bu.: East Cem., Arenzville, IL; Resident of Arvada, CO; formerly of Jacksonville; M. (1) Byron Joe Kircher on 28 Aug 1960, he died 5 Dec 1964; (2) Frank Keller on 4 May 1974; Fa.: James Luster; Mo.: Sally Reynolds; Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mrs. Erik P. (Betty) Kircher Bernstein of Boulder, CO and Katrina S. Kircher of Denver, CO; two grandchildren; two sisters: Virginia Blaska of Jacksonville and Mary Gosnell of Pekin; and one brother, Bill Reynolds of Pontiac.

KELLER, Roger Curtis "Curt"; b. 27 Jan 1944, Carrollton, IL; d. 28 Jan 1995, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: St. John's Catholic Cem., Carrollton, IL; Army Veteran; M. Margaret Faulkner on 30 Nov 1968 in Carrollton, IL; Fa.: Frank Keller; Mo.: Ethel Heraty; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Phil (Kristine) Tepen and Melissa Keller, both of Carrollton; one grandchild; two sisters: Janet Hanrey of Afton, MO and Mrs. Jim (Donna) Smith of Little Rock, AR; and one brother, Jack Keller of Redondo Beach, CA.

KELLER, Staley Raymond; b. 20 Mar 1911, Chatham, IL; d. 31 May 1984, Tucson, AZ (Kino Hosp.); Bu.: Tucson, AZ; WWI Veteran; Former Morgan Co., IL Sheriff; M. Lucille A. Hobbs; Fa.: Harry Keller; Mo.: Belle Dailey; Survived by his wife and two sons: Jim of Tucson and Jon of Germany.

KELLER, Vernon N.; b. 27 Sep 1930, Cole Springs, MN; d. 1 Dec 1987, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp.); Bu.: St. Joseph's Cem., Canton, IL; Resident of Murrayville, IL; Korean War Veteran; M. Irene Kremer on 24 Jun 1954 in St. Cloud, MN; Fa.: John Keller; Mo.: Margaret Schriefles; Survived by his wife; four sons: Gary and James of Canton and Michael of Dunfermline, IL and Vernon of Macomb; two daughters: Mrs. Patty McComb of Washington and Mrs. Laurie Wright of Canton; three grandchildren; three brothers: twin Vernold of Lincoln, NE and Clarence and Wendelin, both of St. Cloud, MN; and six sisters: Mrs. Tony (Evelyn) Markfort, Mrs. Leo (Isabelle) Markfort and Mrs. Art (Doreen) Fleishhacker of St. Paul and Mrs. Clarence (Loretta) Kremers, Mrs. Marcell (Claudia) Tidd and Mrs. Sylvester (Adeline) Schaeffer of St. Cloud.

KELLEY, Carl E.; b. 25 Oct 1929, Manchester, IL; d. 7 Jun 1984, Roodhouse, IL; Bu.: Manchester Cem.; Resident of Roodhouse, IL; Korean War Veteran; M. (not given); Fa.: John Kelley; Mo.: Jessie Dean; Surviving are two sons: Danny of New Lennox and John of Roodhouse; a daughter, Mrs. Steve (Dawn) Burt of Marlow, OK; two grandchildren; four brothers: Merle of Springfield, Maurice of Roodhouse, Leo of Winchester and Lloyd of Manchester; a sister, Mrs. G. D. (Louise) Jones of Roodhouse; Preceded in death by a son, Steven.

KELLEY, Dennis J.; b. 30 Sep 1946, East St. Louis, IL; d. 28 Jan 1992, San Jose, CA; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of San Jose, CA; Vietnam War Army Veteran; Fa.: John E. Kelley; Mo.: Isabel McCormack; Survived by his mother of Jacksonville; one brother, William T. Kelley of Telford, PA; and aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins; Preceded by his father and a brother, John E. Kelley Jr.

KELLEY, Elsie (Sutheard) Rouland; b. 10 Feb 1913, Salisbury, IL; d. 24 Nov 1994, St. Louis, MO (Barnes Hosp.); Bu.: Sulphur Springs Cem., Loami, Sangamon Co., IL; Resident of St. Louis, MO; formerly of Loami, IL; M. (1) William Rouland in 1931, he died in 1945; (2) F. Louis Kelley in 1947, he died in 1981; Fa.: Joseph Sutheard; Mo.: Amanda Hannibal; Survived by two sons: Paul Rouland of St. Louis and Frank Kelley of Virden; two daughters: Helen Hartman and Donna Murphy, both of Loami; five grandchildren; one great-grandson; and many nieces and nephews; Preceded by two brothers: Walter and Harry Sutheard; and one sister, Beulah Hoover.

KELLEY, George J.; b. 15 Aug 1895, Woodstock, IL; d. 17 Oct 1987, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Palm Cem., Rushville, IL; M. (1) Louella Baxter, she preceded him in death; (2) Mary L. Lemaster on 5 Jan 1949, she died on 25 Feb 1981; Fa.: Johnson Kelley; Mo.: Nancy Jane Vail; Survived by one son, Mike Kelley of Chicago; two stepdaughters: Alice Gladwell of Rushville and Barbara Ackley of Gibben, NE; four grandchildren; 14 step-grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; numerous step-great-grandchildren; and eight step-great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by one brother and five sisters.

KELLEY, Irene; b. (date not given), Nortonville, IL; d. 4 Jun 1996, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Charles O. Kelley; Mo.: Gertrude Henry; Survived by two nieces; two nephews; and several great nieces and nephews and cousins; Preceded by two sisters: Oleta Elliott and Lula Mae Kelley.

KELLEY, James Francis; b. 15 Jul 1924, Scott Co., IL; d. 28 Mar 1981, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp.); Bu.: (not given); Resident of Jacksonville, IL; WWII Veteran; M. Anna Radefeld on 20 Mar 1952 in Barry, IL; Fa.: Audie Kelley; Mo.: Lillian Templin; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Bertha and Karen, both at home; two sons: Ronnie Kelley of Meredosia and Randall Kelley, stationed with the U.S. Army in West Germany; two stepchildren: Frank Folson of Newport, VA and Lucille Radefeld of Lincoln; four grandchildren; and a brother, Charles Everett Kelley of Hannibal.

KELLEY, John E. Sr.; b. 12 Feb 1908; d. 13 Oct 1979, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Isabel McCormack on 18 Feb 1930 in East St. Louis, IL; Fa.: Joseph H. Kelley; Mo.: Emily Williams; Survived by his wife; two sons: William T. of Philadelphia, PA and Dennis J. of Chicago; one brother: Joseph of Belleville; two sisters: Mrs. John (Louetta) Palmer of Pensacola, FL and Mary Ellen Kelley of St. Louis, MO; three grandsons; one granddaughter; and one nephew; Preceded by one son, John E. Kelley Jr. in 1973.

KELLEY, Letha E. (Ballard); b. 30 Oct 1906, Hillview, IL; d. 29 Sep 1990, Pittsfield, Il (Illini Community Hosp.); Bu.: Manchester Cem., Manchester, IL; Resident of Griggsville, IL; M. Russell James Kelley on 30 Sep 1927 in White Hall, IL; Fa.; Walter Ballard; Mo.: Ida Mae Moore; Survived by her husband; four daughters; Mardell Maynard of Castleberry, FL, Mary Brickey of Murrayville, Rita Whitlock of Baylis and Norma Harmison of Waterloo, IA; one son, John Russell Kelley of New Salem; 19 grand, 28 great-grand and six great-great-grandchildren; one half sister; and one half brother; Johnny Scott of Jacksonville; Preceded by one grandson, Billy Whitlock; and two brothers: Bill and Frank Ballard.

KELLEY, Louis "Tatter"; b. 11 Mar 1904, Loami, IL; d. 28 Jan 1981, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp.); bu.: Sulphur Springs Cem., Loami, Sangamon Co., IL; Resident of Loami, IL; M. Elsie Sutheard Rouland on 10 Feb 1947 in Springfield, IL; Fa.: Eli Kelley; Mo.: Jennie Lee Huggins; Survived by his wife; two sons: Frank of Girard and Paul of Loami; three daughters: Deborah Nowak of New Berlin, Helen Hartman and Donna Murphy, both of Loami; four grandchildren; two sisters: Grace Zimmerman of Springfield and Lois Miller of Loami; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by one sister and two brothers.

KELLEY, Lula Mae; b. (date not given), near Nortonville, IL; d. 29 Jun 1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Charles O. Kelley; Mo.: Gertrude Henry; Survived by two sisters: Irene Kelley of Jacksonville and Oleta Elliott of Scottville; and a number of nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.

KELLEY, Manuel; b. 19 Feb 1887, IL; d. 16 Nov 1978, Quincy, IL (Soldiers & Sailors Home); Bu.: Jacksonville East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; A former resident of Jacksonville; M. Kate Sheehan in 1936, and she preceded him in death in 1965; Fa.: John Kelley; Mo.: Eunice Walker; Nieces and nephews are the only survivors; one niece being Hazel Fanning of Jacksonville.

KELLEY, Marilyn P. (Mitchell) Meyer; b. 22 Aug 1942, Jacksonville, FL; d. 6 Jan 1996, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Sulphur Springs Cem., Loami, IL; Resident of Virden; formerly of Loami, IL; M. Frank L. Kelley on 18 Nov 1995; Fa.: Paul Mitchell; Mo.: Margaret Curtis; Survived by her husband; her mother of Carlinville; a son, Ed Meyer of Kankakee; a daughter, Lisa Costello of Springfield; five grandchildren; four brothers: Allan Mitchell of Buckeye, AZ, Frank Mitchell of Eureka, Chuck Hurley of Auburn and Melvin Hurley of Toledo, OH; and several nieces and nephews.

KELLEY, Mary (Knous) LeMaster; b. 31 Aug 1899, Schuyler Co., IL; d. 25 Feb 1981, Rushville, IL; bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; M. (1) Dick LeMaster on 19 Jan 1916 in Rushville, IL, he died 29 Aug 1944; (2) George Kelley on 5 Jan 1949 in Rushville, IL; Fa.: Alexander Knous; Mo.: Dora Harris; Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mrs. Alice M. Gladwell of Frederick and Mrs. Barbara Ackley of Gibbon, Ne; a stepson, Mike Kelley of Chicago; 18 grand, 25 great-grand and two great-great-grandchildren; and a sister, Mrs. Hazel Friday of Frederick; Two sons, two brothers and three sisters preceded in death.

KELLEY, Maurice I.; b. 9 Dec 1931, Scott Co., IL; d. 11 Jun 1985, White Hall, IL (Hosp.); bu.; Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Roodhouse, IL; Veteran; M. Carol Airsman on 28 Feb 1957 in Roodhouse, IL; Fa.: John Kelley; Mo.: Jessie Dean; Survived by his wife; two sons: Steve and Mathew; and a daughter, Tracy, all at home; a sister: Mrs. G. D. (Louise) Jones of Roodhouse; and three brothers: Lloyd Kelley of rural Roodhouse, Leo Kelley of rural Winchester and Merle Kelley of Springfield; Preceded in death by a brother.

KELLEY, Pearl M.; b. 2 Jul 1905, IL; d. 22 Oct 1988, palmyra, IL; bu.: (not given); M. Raymond Kelley (date and place not given), husband preceded in death in 1968; Fa.: (not given); Mo.: (not given); Survived by three daughters: Janie Nix and Myrl Curtin, both of Carlinville and Marilyn Perrine of Roxanna; one son, Harold Kelley of Gillespie; 24 grandchildren; 2 step-grandchildren; four foster grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; 11 foster great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; and one sister, Isabelle Crotty of Alton; Preceded by two children: Audrey Burger and Gene Kelley.

KELLEY, Russell J.; b. 5 Jan 1908, Winchester, IL; d. 26 Dec 1993, Griggsville, IL; Bu.: Manchester Cem., Manchester, IL; Resident of Griggsville, IL; M. Letha Edna Ballard on 30 Sep 1927 in White Hall, IL, she preceded him in death on 29 Sep 1990; Fa.: John O. Kelley; Mo.: Dora Thompson; Survived by three daughters: Mardell Maynard of Castleberry, FL, Rita Whitlock of Baylis and Norma Harmison of Branson, MO; one sister, Ruby Smith of Jacksonville; 18 grand, 29 great-grand and six great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by his parents; one daughter: Mary Brickey; three sisters, Stella Copley, Mary Whewell and Grace Copley; one brother, John Kelley; and two grandsons.

KELLEY, Selma R. (Roegge); b. 26 Aug 1913, Arenzville, IL; d. 31 May 1978, Carrollton, Il (Reisch Memorial Home); Bu.: Memorial Gardens, Eldred, IL; Resident of Carrollton, IL; M. (Not stated); Fa.: John Roegge; Mo.: Emma Paul; Survived by a son, Gerald Kelley of Phoenix, AZ; two grandchildren: Dalton and Lisa; two brothers: Walter of Arenzville and Paul of Peoria; and two sisters: Miss Laura Roegge of Arenzville and Mrs. Alga Werries of Meredosia; Preceded by two brothers.

KELLOGG, Helen L. (Starling); b. 2 Aug 1899, Williamstown, WV; d. 25 Jun 1993, Springfield, IL; Bu.: East Lawn Memorial Park Cem., Marietta, OH; Resident of Springfield; formerly of Waverly, IL; M. Louis F. Kellogg on 27 Nov 1919 in Marietta, OH, he died on 22 Jul 1957; Fa.: Lewis Marion Starling; Mo.: Jessie Myrtle Tefft; Survived by a daughter, Mrs. Donald (Lois) Mann of Waverly; seven grand and 10 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; Preceded by a daughter; Genevieve Ann Lowers; a grandson; and two brothers: Ralph M. and Walter T. Starling.

KELLOGG, James E.; b. 22 Mar 1911, Vermont, IL; d. 17 Mar 1996, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Springfield, IL; WWII Army Veteran; M. Lucy Robinson in 1941, she died in 1976; Fa.: Frank Kellogg; Mo.: Edna Major; Survived by two sisters: Mrs. Eileen Maddox of Genoa and Mrs. Katherine Millard of Springfield; two nieces and two nephews.

KELLOGG, Lucy Elgin (Robinson); b. 6 Dec 1909, near Prentice, IL; d. 1`4 Jun 1976, Springfield, IL (Memorial Med. Ctr.); Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Springfield, IL; M. James E. Kellogg on 10 Dec 1941 at her parent's home; Fa.: Harrison Robinson; Mo.: Alice Foster; Survived by her husband; these brothers and sisters: Ralph F. Robinson and Mrs. Nelle R. Thornley, both of Ashland, George G. Robinson of Kingdom City, MO; Lloyd H. Robinson of Springfield, and Marshall E. Robinson and Mrs. Elizabeth Flinn, both of Jacksonville; and a number of nieces and nephews; Preceded in death by a sister and a brother.

KELLS, Heather Lynn; b. 20 Jun 1983, Pittsfield, IL; d. 23 Jun 1983, Springfield, IL; Bur.: Griggsville Cem., Fa.: Stephen Kells; Mo.: Linda (maiden not given); Survivors include her parents; one brother, Joseph; and her grandparents: Mr. and Mrs. Earl Kells of Florence and Mr. and Mrs. Orville Westfall of Valley City.

KELLS, Lillie Mae (Barrow); b. 16 Feb 1932, rural Pearl, IL; d. 25 Jun 1995, Florence, IL; bu.: Blue River Cem., near Detroit, IL; Resident of Florence, IL; M. Earl Kells on 16 Feb 1952 in White Hall, IL; Fa.: Robert Lee Barrow; Mo.: Josephine Garrison; Survived by her husband; two sons: Stephen (wife, Linda) Kells of Valley City and George of Florence; six daughters: Mrs. Jack (Joyce) Sitton of Pleasant Hill, Mrs. Kenneth (Debra) Anders of Winchester, Morocca Kells of Jacksonville, Elizabeth Kells of Florence and Mrs. David (Martha) Sharrow of Bluffs; one brother, Keith Kappel of Bright; and 11 grandchildren; Preceded by two sisters: Dorothy and Sarah Barrow; and two grandchildren: Matthew Swartz and Heather Kells.

KELLS, Wilbur "Red"; b. 13 Jan 1925, near Pittsfield, IL; d. 2 May 1984, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Pittsfield West Cem., WWII Navy Veteran; Fa.: James Kells; Mo.: Gertrude Beckman; Survived by four sisters: Mrs. Lucille Phillips of New Salem, Mrs. Margie Meltzer of Detroit, MI, Mrs. Erma P. Jacobson of Lynwood, CA, and Mrs. Fayetta Miller of Pittsfield; three brothers: Earl Kells of Pittsfield, Carlos Kells of Quincy and Donald Kells of Lakeside, CA; and several nieces and nephews.

KELTZ, Hilda Emogene; b. 12 Aug 1915, Cooperstown, Brown Co., IL; d. 21 Oct 1993, Mt. Sterling, IL; Bu.: Ripley Cem., Ripley, IL; Fa.: George Keltz; Mo.; Ethel Stoffer; Survived by a sister, Mrs. Richard (Marietta) Baumgartner of Quincy; two nephews and one niece; Preceded by an infant sister.

KELLUM, Grace Mildred (Shinn); b. 10 Jan 1896, Bethel, MO; d. 16 Oct 1988, Quincy, IL (Blessing Hosp.); Bu.: Griggsville City Cem.; Resident of Griggsville, IL; M. (1) Guy Sawyers in 1912; (2) Emery Deloss Kellum on 19 Feb 1923, he died in 1970; Fa.: John Fielding Shinn; Mo.: Dorothy Rose Loutzenhiser; Survived by a granddaughter, Mrs. Thomas (Susan) Barr of Birmingham, AL; two sisters: Mrs. Warren (Elizabeth) Tedrow of New Salem and Mrs. Richard (Dorothy Bergman of the Barry Community Care Center; one brother; Richard E. Shinn of Quincy; three nieces: Mrs. Ray (Barbara) Windmiller of Seguin, TX, Mrs. Don (Rose) Wolfley of Griggsville and Mrs. Ruth Withers of Cape Girardeau, MO; three nephews: Robert Bergman of Pittsfield, James Bergman of Hannibal, MO and Phil Bergman of Quincy.; Preceded by a daughter, Mrs. J. L. (Margery) Wade; four brothers; and three sisters.

KELLUM, Harriett M. (Huntley); b. 9 Aug 1888, Pike Co., IL; d. 1 Oct 1988, Tucson, AZ; Bu.: Park Lawn Cem., Barry, IL; Resident of Tucson, AZ; M. Harold E. Kellum on 25 Oct 1908 in Barry, IL, he died in Aug. 1959; Fa.: Alonzo Huntley; Mo.: Ollie Bower; Survived by a daughter and son-in-law: Elmer and Dorothy Brown of Tucson, AZ; a daughter-in-law, Hazel Bailey of Quincy; nine grand, 32 great-grand and 30 great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by three children; three grandchildren; two brothers; and a sister.

KELLUM, Nora Leannah (Powell); b. 21 Jan 1900, Bader, IL; d. 1 Mar 1981, San Diego, CA (Hosp.); bu.: Industry Cem.; Resident of San Diego, CA; M. (not stated); Fa.: (not stated); Mo.: (not stated); Survived by three sons: Gene Brown, Bill Kellum and Keith Kellum; and a brother, Rev. Milton Powell of Jacksonville; Preceded in death by her husband; a son; a daughter; four brothers; and a sister.

KELLY, Baldwin; b. 7 Aug 1902, Newburg Twp., IL; d. 15 Sep 1987, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Pittsfield West Cem.; M. Ruth McGaughey on 17 Mar 1934 in Nebo, IL, she died in Sep. 1987; Fa.: W. M. Kelly; Mo.: Ida Guthrie; Survived by a son, Tom of Chattanooga, TN; a daughter, Janet Pittsfield; two brothers: Roswell of Pittsfield and Bob of Pleasant Hill; a sister: Bonita Dunham of Pittsfield; and two grandchildren.

KELLY, Bernice E. (D'Camp); b. 26 Apr 1906, Brooklyn, Schuyler Co., IL; d. 25 Oct 1991, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp.); Bu.: Littleton Cem.; Resident of Macomb; formerly of Littleton, IL; M.; Raymond Kelly on 21 Nov 1928 in Rushville, IL, he died on 1 Sep 1988; Fa.: Leal D'Camp; Mo.: Mary Redfield; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Karl (Annabelle) Royer of Macomb; and one grandson; Preceded by an infant son, Charles Raymond Kelly; an infant daughter, Joyce Elaine Kelly; three sisters: Birdie Klutts, Rosie Peak and Nellie Van Winkle; and one brother, Samuel D'Camp.

KELLY, Betty (Looper); b. 16 Jul 1934, White Hall, IL; d. 10 Jun 1984, Hobbs, NM; Bu.: Pine Tree Cem., Patterson, IL; A former Roodhouse, IL resident; M. (not stated); Fa.: Roy Looper; Mo.: Zelma Coats; Survived by two sons: Danny Kelly, New Lenox and John Kelly, Roodhouse; two daughters: Mrs. Steve (Dawn) Burt, Marlow, OK and Mrs. Dale (Cindy) Shirerman, Ft. Leonard Wood, MO; six grandchildren; two brothers: Myrlin Looper and Dale Looper; and three sisters: Dorothy Summers and Evelyn David, both of Greenview, and Edith Smith, White Hall; Preceded in death by a son, Steven, and two sisters.

KELLY, Doris Maxine (Fox) Indelicato; b. 22 Feb 1920, Walkerville, IL; d. 2 Apr 1976, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp.); Bu.: (not given); Resident of Roodhouse, IL; M. (1) Lester Indelicato in 1939, he died in 1942; (2) Richard Kelly in 1963; Fa.: Bert Fox; Mo.: Ethel Price; Survived by her husband; a daughter, Mrs. Ray (Sandra) McMahan of Long Beach, CA; two grandchildren; these sisters and brothers: Mrs. Harvey (Maude) Cox of Alton, Mrs. Ed (Mary) Farnbach of White Hall, Mrs. Lloyd (Iris) Bain of Carlyle, Mrs. Don (Ivy) Hawk of rural Roodhouse, Harlan Fox of Meredosia and Clarence Fox of Burlington, IA; Preceded in death by two brothers.

KELLY, Edith E. (Irick) Royalty; b. 19 Mar 1894, near El Dara, IL; d. 6 Jun 1992, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: (not given); M. (1) Wayne Royalty in 1914; (2) Lester Kelly in 1943, he died in Dec. 1985; Fa.: Andrew Irick; Mo.: Emma Jane Kendrick; Survived by one son, Bryce Royalty of Lexington Park, MD; nine grand and 15 great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Alta Claus of Pittsfield and Grace Siefers of Henderson, KY; Preceded by two sons: Bruce and Boyce Royalty; four sisters: and two brothers.

KELLY, Emily L.; b. 2 Oct 1917, Carrollton, IL; d. 15 Mar 1995, Salem, IL (Twin Willow Nursing Home); Bu.: St. John's Cem., Carrollton, IL; Resident of Salem; formerly of Greene Co., IL; Fa.: Fred Kelly; Mo.: Lillie Cunningham; Survived by an aunt, Lucille Geers of Carrollton; and nieces and nephews; Preceded by two brothers: Floyd and Lloyd Kelly.

KELLY, Fannie H. (Hogan); b. 22 Jan 1885, Jacksonville, IL; d. 21 Apr 1976, Chicago, IL (Billings Hosp.); bu.: Jacksonville East Cem.; Resident of Chicago, IL; M. Robert Kelly (date and place not given); Husband preceded in death; Fa.: Charles Hogan; Mo.: Annie Johnson; Survived by a stepson, Clarence Kelly of Chicago; a sister, Mrs. Lula Sutton of Chicago; and a niece, Mrs. Grace Sutton of Chicago.

KELLY, Grace (Corman); b. 16 Mar 1897, Rushville, IL; d. 13 Nov 1983, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Rushville City Cem.; M. James S. Kelly on 17 Jun 1917 in Rushville, IL, he died on 7 Mar 1951; Was Schuyler County Sheriff from 1951-1953; Fa.: Wesley Corman; Mo.: Myrtle Miller; Survivors include three sons: Stanley C., Rushville; James S. Jr., Huntsville, AL and John W., Phoenix AZ; five grand and four great-grandchildren; and one brother, Lawrence Corman of Pontiac.

KELLY, Harry W.; b. (not given); d. 10 Feb 1976, Granite City, IL; Resident of Granite City, IL; Bu.: Body donated to medical science; was 81 Years of age at time of death; M. Clara (maiden not given nor was date and place); Fa.: (not given); Mo.: (not given); Survived by his wife; two granddaughters: Mrs. Linda Atkinson Sr., Granite City and Mrs. Judie Gouge of Milton WA; a number of grand and great-grandchildren.

KELLY, Helen U. (Nickelson); b. 4 Oct 1917, Sherman, IL; d. 7 Feb 1994, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Waverly East Cem., Waverly, IL; Resident of Springfield, IL; M. (1) John R. Isaacks in 1936, he died in 1964, (2) Francis X. Kelly in 1967; Fa.: Albert LeRoy Nickelson; Mo.: Louise McDaniel; Survived by her husband: one son, John R. Isaacs of Colorado Springs, CO; two daughters: Norma L. Woods of Jacksonville and Donna Reichart of Springfield; two stepsons: Norman Kelly of San Jose, CA and Steven Kelly of Springfield; three stepdaughters: Barbara Caviness of Dewey, Janice Enlow of Highland and Martha Nottingham of Fairfax, VA; two sisters: Alma Sarsony of Witt and Donna Lenhart of Springfield; 25 grand and 11 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by a sister, Mildred Strode; and a brother, Earl Nickelson.

KELLY, Ida B. (Rhoades); b. 15 Nov 1891, Sheldons Grove, IL; d. 22 Aug 1988, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Family Lot in Sheldons Grove Cem.; Resident of Beardstown, IL; M. James F. Kelly (date and place not given); Husband preceded in death; Fa.: Charles Rhoades; Mo.: Miranda Carter; Survived by a daughter, Elouise Oetgen of Beardstown; a granddaughter, June Ann Marek of Southington, CT; a sister, Mrs. Nellie Shaw of Rushville; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by her parents; and several brothers and sisters.

KELLY, Ida (Fair); b. 27 Oct 1889, Greene Co., IL; d. 18 Sep 1976, Carrollton, IL (Boyd Mem. Hosp.); Bu.: Carrollton City Cem.; Resident of Greenfield, IL; M. Harry Kelly on 11 Jan 1911 in Carrollton, IL, he preceded in death on 11 Sep 1973; Fa.: Edmund Fair; Mo.: Theodosia Standefer; Survived by two granddaughters: Mrs. David (Ann) Shafer of Jacksonville and Miss Kelly Meneley of Greenfield; and one great-granddaughter; Preceded by one daughter, Mrs. Willard (Helen) Meneley on 9 Mar 1964; three brothers; and one sister.

KELLY, Jacqueline C. (Mulligan); b. 15 Mar 1930, Beardstown, IL; d. 1 Jan 1976, Morgan Co., IL; Bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; M. Lewis R. Kelly on 6 Sep 1947; Fa.: Theodore R. Mulligan; Mo.: Margaret Werscheid; Survived by her husband; a daughter, Doris Ann of San Antonio, TX; a brother, A. J. Mulligan; her mother: Margaret E. Mulligan; and three sisters: Betty Mulligan, Mrs. Peggy White, both of Beardstown, and Mrs. Ann Kaiser of Paxton.

KELLY, Kleda Marie (Westhyderman); b. 26 Jan 1889, Huntingburg, IN; d. 23 Oct 1986, Albuquerque, NM; Bu.: Youngblood Cem., Nortonville, IL; Previous resident of Manchester, IL area; M. Curtis Kelly on 26 Feb 1905, he died on 2 Dec 1961; Fa.: George Westhyderman; Mo.: Anna Rust; Survived by four grandchildren: William Kelly of Ventura CA, Paul Kelly of Atlanta, GA, Donna Carins of Albuquerque, NM and Sharon Middendorf of Jacksonville; 12 great-grand and ten great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by three brothers and two sons: Norman and Orval Kelly.

KELLY, Lester; b. 28 Jan 1898, Adams Co., IL; d. 21 Dec 1985, Quincy, IL (Blessing Hosp.); Bu.: Baylis Cem., Baylis, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; formerly of Brown Co., IL; M. (1) Freda Allen in 1918, she died on 7 Dec 1941; (2) Edith Irick Royalty in 1942; Fa.: Al Kelly; Mo.: Freda Whitaker; Survived by his wife; four daughters: Mrs. Estel (Mavis) Jackson of Liberty, Mrs. Bob (Betty) Keyes of Fort Meyer, FL, Mrs. Charles (Tina) Cox of Macomb, Mrs. Lee (Shirley) Gallaher of Payson; one son, C. L. Kelly of Jacksonville; one stepson: Bryce Royalty of MD; three brothers: Harold "Red" Kelly of Clayton, Sylvan R. "Mike" Kelly of Colchester and Lloyd Kelly of Mt. Sterling; 27 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by two daughters; two stepsons; one brother; three sisters; and a granddaughter.

KELLY, Linda L. (Sinclair); b. 15 Oct 1941, Newmansville, IL; d. 22 Nov 1995, Havana, IL (Mason Dist Hosp.); Resident of Havana, IL; Bu.: Laurel Hill Cem., Havana, IL; M. Edward Kelly on 24 Oct 1959 in Petersburg, IL; Fa.: Hollis Sinclair; Mo.: Lucille Powell; Survived by her husband; her parents; one daughter, Elizabeth Reising of Ellsworth AFB, SD; one son, Tom Kelly of Columbia, SC; six grandchildren; and five brothers: Edwin of Petersburg, Kenneth of Barnett, MO, Bobby of Eldon, MO, Gary of NC and Danny Sinclair of Barnett, MO; four sisters: Ruth Sinclair of Springfield, Barbara Skaggs of Petersburg, Judy Betts of New Franklin and Martha Buff of Springfield.

KELLY, Lloyd G.; b. 28 Jul 1919, Beverly, IL; d. 20 Feb 1992, Quincy, IL; Bu.: Mound Prairie Cem., Beverly, IL; Resident of Quincy; formerly of Mt. Sterling; WWII Army Veteran; M. Carrie Veda Kruse in Aug. 1946 in Kingston, IL; Fa.: Alvadore Kelly; Mo.: Ida Whitaker; Survived by one daughter, Mrs. Ken (Karen) Martin of Griggsville; one brother: Sylvan "Mike" Kelly of Colchester; three grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by three brothers and three sisters.

KELLY, Lois E. (McNeely); b. 20 Aug 1909, Lynnville, IL; d. 25 Jun 1990, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Howe Military School Grounds, Howe, IN; M. Raymond R. Kelly Jr. On 10 Dec 1938, he died on 6 Jul 1986; Fa.: H. V. McNeely; Mo.: Hazel Summers; Survived by two sisters: Jeanne Scropos and Viola Snyder, both of Lynnville; one brother, Jack McNeely of Lynnville; and 12 nieces and nephews; Preceded by one brother, Albert McNeely; and one sister, Helen Lasiter.

KELLY, Lucille E. (Cline) Murphy; b. 2 Aug 1915, Jacksonville, IL; d. 25 Aug 1991, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. (1) Carl G. Murphy in 1935 in Jacksonville, IL; (2) Orval C. Kelly on 11 Aug 1939 in Brentwood, MO, he preceded in death in 1972; Fa.: George A. Cline; Mo.: Nora E. Pevey; Survived by her mother of Jacksonville; one son, Dee Wayne Murphy of Mt. Vernon; one daughter, Mrs. Richard (Sharon) Middendorf of Jacksonville; two stepsons: Paul E. Kelly of Atlanta, GA and William Kelly of Ventura, CA; 14 grand and 21 great-grandchildren; two brothers: William Cline of Ritter, OR and George Cline of Alexander; Preceded by one brother, Cecil Cline.

KELLY, Margaret "Peg" (Sullivan); b. 4 Feb 1905, New Berlin, IL; d. 6 Jan 1991, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Springfield, IL; Resident of Springfield, IL; M. Thomas E. Kelly Sr. In 1926, he preceded in death in 1935; Fa.: James W. Sullivan; Mo.: Bridget Corrigan; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Clark (Janet) Dodsworth of Franklin and Mary Lynn Kelly of Springfield; one son, Thomas L. Kelly of Springfield; 20 grand and 25 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and several cousins; Preceded by an infant daughter; one son, Donald Kelly in 1986; five brothers: James, William, Charles, Howard and Robert Sullivan; and four sisters: Mary Lovell, Elizabeth Davis, Bernice Trojack and Jean Baldoni.

KELLY, Ora (Ralson); b. 2 May 1896, Nortonville, IL; d. 2 Jan 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Youngblood Cem., Nortonville, IL; M. Roy E. Kelly in 1914, he preceded in death in 1968; Fa.: James W. Ralson; Mo.: Mary (maiden not given); Survived by a daughter, Darlene Walker of Godfrey; and four sons: Lewis of Jacksonville, Calvin of White Hall, Paul of Concord and Gus of Madison, MO; 15 grand and 15 great-grandchildren.

KELLY, Ora Belle (Watkins); b. 14 Apr 1898, Cass Co., IL; d. 3 May 1989, Quincy, IL (IL Veterans Home); Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; A former resident of Roodhouse, IL; M. Orval L. Kelly on 14 Apr 1923, he preceded in death on 10 Mar 1953; Fa.: John Watkins; Mo.: Dora Lucas; Survived by four stepchildren; several step grandchildren; a brother, Floyd C. Watkins of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by three brothers and two sisters.

KELLY, Raymond C.; b. 28 Apr 1911, Schuyler Co., IL; d. 1 Sep 1988, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Little Cem.; Resident of Littleton, IL; M. Bernice E. D'Camp on 21 Nov 1928 in Rushville, IL; Fa.: William A. Kelly; Mo.: Anna Mae Grafton; Survived by his wife; a daughter, Annamae Royer of Macomb; and one grandson; Preceded by two children and one sister.

KELLY, Raymond R.; b. 9 Sep 1912, LaGrange, IL; d. 6 Jul 1986, Howe, IN; Bu.: Howe Military School Cem., Howe, IN; Resident of Howe, IN; M. Lois McNeely of Lynnville, IL; Parents: (not stated); Navy Veteran; Survived by his wife.

KELLY, Richard Ford; b. 13 Sep 1917, White Hall, IL; d. 23 Dec 1989, Long Beach, CA; Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Long Beach; formerly of Roodhouse, IL; WWII Army Veteran; M. Doris Fox Indelicato (date and place not given); Wife preceded in death 2 Apr 1976; Fa.: Orville Kelly; Mo.: Lucy Ford; Survived by a daughter, Sandy Indelicato McMahan of Long Beach, CA; a brother, Gene Kelly of St. Louis; two grandchildren; and three sisters: Kate Berg of Vista, CA, Margaret Neuman of Holiday, FL and Francis Fry of Sun City, AZ

KELLY, Ruth C. (McGaughey); b. 3 Jan 1912, Golden, IL; d. 3 Sep 1987, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Pittsfield West Cem.; M. Baldwin Kelly on 17 Mar 1934 in Nebo, IL; Fa.: James McGaughey; Mo.: Thelma Sprague; Survived by her husband; a son, Thomas Eugene Kelly of Chattanooga, TN; a daughter, Janet Kelly of Pittsfield; two grandchildren; two brothers: Albert McGaughey of Quincy and Jim McGaughey of IA; and three sisters: Alma Hagen of Nebo, Jane Guthrie and Dorothy Kanauss of Quincy.

KELLY, Scott Allen; b. 30 Jun1976, Rushville, IL; d. 1 Apr 1995, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Hosp.); Bu.: Rushville City Cem.; Resident of Camden, IL; Fa.: Jack Kelly; Mo.: Dixie Artis; Survived by his parents of Camden; one sister, Christa Kelly of Augusta; grandparents: Ted and Beatrice Artis of Camden and Hell Kelly of Rushville; great-grandmother, Mrs. Louis Artis of Rushville; Preceded by his great-grandfather, Junior Kelly.

KELLY, William "Bill"; b. 30 Jul 1904, near Pittsfield, IL; d. 3 Jul 1984, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Nebo Cem.; M. Opal Waggoner on 30 Oct 1926 in Pittsfield, IL; Fa.: William Kelly; Mo.: Edda Guthrie; Survived by his wife; a resident of the Owen Care Center, Pittsfield, IL; three sons: Lawrence, Bill and Charles of Nebo; a daughter, Barbara Chamberlain of Nebo; 11 grand and seven great-grandchildren; three brothers: Baldwin and Roswell of Pittsfield and Robert of Pleasant Hill; a sister, Mrs. Bonita Dunham of Pittsfield; and a half-brother, Forrest Killebrew of Nebo.

KELSEY, Marian (Cocking); b. 1 Nov 1913, Jacksonville, IL; d. 17 Dec 1988, Galveston, TX; Bu.: Crystal Beach, TX; Resident of Texas; formerly of Jacksonville, IL; M. Walter D. Kelsey in 1948, he died 12 Nov 1986; Fa.: William H. Cocking; Mo.: Winona B. (maiden not given); Survived by one son, William G. Kelsey; three grandchildren, all of Crystal Beach, TX; and one sister, Winona Cocking Peithmann o f Farmer City.

KELTNER, Charles H.; b. 17 Mar 1914, Beardstown, IL; d. 14 Nov 1987, Peoria, IL (St. Francis Hosp.); Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; Resident of Peoria Heights, IL; formerly of the Virginia, IL area; M. Veta Bell Matthew on 3 Sep 1939 in Virginia, IL; Fa.: Joseph Harrison Keltner; Mo.: Clara Maude Belford; Survived by his wife; two sons, Charles V. And Edwin A. "Skip", both of Peoria; one daughter, Mrs. Carl (Veta M. "Sue") Lewis of Peoria Heights; 8 grandchildren; one brother, Homer of Jacksonville; and five sisters: Mrs. Leona Gish of Beardstown, Mrs. Ruth Hill of Jacksonville, Mrs. Wilma Harmon of Beardstown, Mrs. Harriett Cox of West Palm Beach, FL and Mrs. Marie Cox of Virginia; Preceded by two sons, one daughter, two brothers and two sisters.

KELTNER, Maggie Dudley; b. 28 Mar 1892, KY; d. 29 Jun 1976, KY; bu.: Greensburg, KY; Resident of KY; M. (1) Lewis Dudley, he died in 1934; (2) George Keltner, he died in 1970; Survived by the following children: Mrs. Ann Rogers of Jacksonville, Mrs. Irene Rose of Bluffs, Thomas Dudley of Greensburg, KY, George Dudley of Ashland, Gilbert Dudley of New Berlin and Wade Dudley of Pleasant Plains; Three sons preceded in death.

KELTNER, C. Maude (Belford); b. 13 Dec 1890, Arcadia, IL; d. 5 Jan 1982, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp.); Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; Resident of Virginia, IL; M. Harrison Keltner (date and place not given), he died in 1945; Fa.: Owen Belford; Mo.: Lillian Dyer; Survivors include five daughters: Mrs. Leona Gish and Mrs. Ruth Hill, both of Jacksonville; Mrs. Wilma Harmon, Beardstown; Miss Harriet Keltner, Springfield; and Mrs. Marie Cox, Virginia; two sons, Charles, Peoria and Home of Jacksonville; a sister, Mrs. Dorothy Stout of Jacksonville; 21 grandchildren; several great and great-great grandchildren; Preceded in death by two sons, two daughters, a brother and a sister.

KELTNER, Otis L.; b. 9 May 1895, Morgan Co., IL; d. 5 Dec 1986, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp.); Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Alexander, IL; M. Lelah Goodall on 15 Nov 1922 at Shenandoah, IA, she died 30 Apr 1961; Fa.: John R. Keltner; Mo.: Lydia Holmes; Survived by one son, Dale of Alexander; two grandchildren, Danny Keltner of Ashland and Sandra Hayes of Jacksonville; and five great-grandchildren; Preceded by one brother and one sister.

KELTNER, Russell Phillips; b. 20 Dec 1909, Lowder, IL; d. 9 Jul 1986, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp.); Bu.: Waverly East Cem., Waverly, IL; Resident of Waverly, IL; M. Thelma Mitchell on 16 Jun 1934 in Lowder, IL; Fa.: Clem A. Keltner; Mo.: Ida Pearl Phillips; Survived by his wife; one son, Allen of Waverly; one brother, Raymond of Waverly; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

KELTZ, Irene J.; b. 15 May 1901, Brown Co., IL; d. 8 Nov 1992, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Hosp.); Bu.: Catholic Cem., Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Mt. Sterling; Fa.: Wendell Keltz; Mo.: Mary E. Bordenkircher; Survived by several nieces and nephews; Preceded by four brothers: Fran, George, Cyril and John; and four sisters: Anna Keltz, Helen Laska, Margaret McGuire and Mary Keltz.

KELTZ, James A.; b. 8 Dec 1907, Brown Co., IL; d. 29 Mar 1989, Timewell, IL; Bu.: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cem.; Resident of Timewell, IL; M. Tessie B. Diss on 25 Feb 1930 in Mt. Sterling, IL; Fa.: Frank Keltz; Mo.: Katherine Kerr; Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. Arlene Dieker of Quincy, Mrs. David (Kay) Downey of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Don (Marilyn) Clark of Mt. Sterling; one brother, Lawrence of Versailles; three sisters: Mrs. Mary Volk of Cooperstown, Mrs. Ethel Carruthers of Canton and Mrs. Vernon (Ann) Moore of Placentia, CA; 10 grand and seven great-grandchildren; Preceded by one sister.

KELTZ, Mary E.; b. 28 Jul 1898, Brown Co., IL; d. 26 Jul 1985, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Hosp.); Bu.: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cem.; Resident of Mt. Sterling; Fa.: Wendell Keltz; Mo.: Mary E. Bordenkircher; Survived by a sister, Irene Keltz of Mt. Sterling; several nieces and nephews; Preceded by four brothers and three sisters.

KELTZ, Winifred L.; b. 29 Oct 1893, Brown Co., IL; d. 13 Dec 1987, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Hosp.); Bu.: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cem.; Resident of Mt. Sterling; Fa.: William Keltz; Mo.: Mary Henrick; Survived by one nephew, Henry Radinger of Mt. Sterling; one niece, Mary Henrick of Mt. Sterling; and several grandnieces, nephews and cousins; Preceded by three brothers and two sisters.

KEMP, Bertha A. (Martin); b. 30 Oct 1884, Scott Co., IL; d. 6 Jul 1977, Winchester, IL; Bur.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Former resident of Jacksonville, Winchester and White Hall, IL; M. Clinton E. Kemp (no date and place given), he preceded in death in 1968; Fa.: Charles Martin; Mo.: Wealtha Walker; Survived by three sons: Lawrence Kemp of Morrisonville, Robert Kemp of Sarasota, FL and Floyd Kemp of Evanston, with whom she has been living; six grand and ten great-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Roy (Minnie) Williams of White Hall; Preceded in death in 1970 by a daughter, Ola Mae Kemp.

KEMP, C. Lawrence; b. 4 Dec 1906, Winchester, IL; d. 6 Jun 1987, Venice, FL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Venice, Fl; formerly of Jacksonville and Winchester; M. Eileen Abernathy on Thanksgiving Day, 1936 in Concord, IL; Fa.: Clinton Kemp; Mo.: Bertha Alice Martin; Survived by his wife; two sons: Hugh Kemp of Chatham and Larry Kemp; two daughters: Mrs. Don (Georgia) Locke of Elkhart, IN and Sylvia Burkhardt of Phoenix, AZ; 10 grandchildren; and a brother, Robert C. Kemp of Sarasota, FL; Preceded by a son, John; a brother; and a sister.

KEMP, Elmer L.; b. 16 Oct 1917, Roodhouse, IL; d. 21 May 1981, Springfield, IL (Memorial Medical Ctr.); Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; USAF Veteran; M. (1) Doris Goodwin, she preceded him in death; (2) Gertrude "Trudy" Rogers on 23 Mar 1957; Fa.: George Thomas Kemp; Mo.: Jessie Fry; Survived by his wife; one son, Ralph Kemp of Ridgewood, NJ; and one daughter, Lea Kemp at home; two brothers: Andrew Kemp of Reseda, CA and Richard of St. Louis, MO; and one sister, Dorothy Steelman of Kansas City, MO; Preceded by one brother and one sister.

KEMP, Floyd E.; b. 28 Aug 1912, Manchester, IL; d. 30 Dec 1986, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: (not given); Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Evanston, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Fa.: Clinton Kemp; Mo.: Bertha Martin; Survived by two brothers: Robert C., Sarasota, FL and Lawrence of Venice, FL; Preceded by one sister.

KEMP, George T.; b. (not given, he was 75 years of age at time of death); d. 30 Sep 1982, Carlinville, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Lillian Kumle (no further information given); Parents (not given); Survivors include his wife; one brother, William Kemp of Palmyra; and one brother-in-law, Wilbur C. Kumle of Jacksonville; many nieces and nephews.

KEMP, Jean (Andres) Hatfield; b. Sep 1924, Bluffs, IL; d. 16 Jun 1993, Camarillo, CA; Bu.: Conejo Mountain Memorial Park, Camarillo, CA; Resident of Camarillo, CA; M. (1) Unknown Hatfield; (2) Cliff Kemp (date not given) in CA; Fa.: Gus Andres; Mo.: Myrtle (maiden not given); Survived by her husband; a sister, Elinor Lankford of CA; a brother, Gus Andres of CA; and several relatives in this area; Preceded by a daughter, Cheri; and two sisters.

KEMP, John W. "Bernard"; b. 2 Apr 1915; d. 19 Aug 1982, Jonesboro, AR; Bu.: Arkansas; Resident of Jonesboro, Ark; formerly of Jacksonville, IL; M. Verna G. (Maiden not given); Fa.: William E. Kemp; Mo.: Bertha Bowles; Surviving are his wife; two daughters, Mrs. Dean (Beverly) Cooley of Murrayville, and Mrs. Paul (Sharon) Whiting of Simsbury, CT; several grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Thelma Hamilton of Rock Falls and Mrs. K. Lyle (Tommie) Davis of Jacksonville; Preceded in death by one brother.

KEMP, Lillian (Kumle); b. 26 Jul 1907, Alexander, IL; d. 19 Dec 1983, Carlinville, IL (Hosp.); bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Girard, IL; M. George Kemp (date and place not given), he preceded in death in Sep. 1982; Fa.: Emil J. Kumle; Mo.: Pearl Strong; Survived by a brother, Wilbur C. Kumle of Alexander; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

KEMP, Mary (Young) Thompson; b. 1 Feb 1906, Palmyra, IL; d. 5 Feb 1991, Carlinville, IL; Bu.: Oak Hill Cem., Palmyra, IL; M. (1) Hurley Thompson, he died 15 Apr 1958; (2) William A. Kemp, he died in 1983; Fa.: William S. Young; Mo.: Effie L. Miller; Survived by two stepdaughters: Carol Ann Peden of TX and Mary Lou Thomas of Farmersville; four step-sons: Bill Kemp of Alton, Bob Kemp of Chatham, David Kemp and Jack Kemp of Charleston; seven step-grandchildren; a brother, Leo Young of Port Arthur, TX; and several nieces and nephews.

KEMP, Robert B., b. (not given, he was 57 years old at time of death); d. 21 Nov 1976, Springfield, IL; bu.: Roselawn Cem., Springfield, IL; Resident of Springfield, IL; M. (1) Beatrice Cole, she died Jan. 1959; (2) Dolores (maiden not given); Survived by his wife; a son, Robert L. Kemp; and a stepson and stepdaughter, all of Springfield; and one grandchild; brothers and sisters: Mrs. K. Lyle (Frances) Davis of Jacksonville, Mrs. Glenn (Thelma) Holliday of Springfield; and a brother, John W. (Verna) Kemp of Arkansas.

KEMP, Richard Murl "Dick"; b. Mar 1920; d. 15 May 1983, St. Louis Mo. (Incarnate Word Hosp); Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Former resident of Roodhouse, IL; Fa.: Thomas Kemp; Mo.: (not stated); Survived by one sister, Mrs. Gerald (Dorothy) Steelman of Kansas City, MO; and one brother, Andrew of California and several cousins; Preceded by his parents, two brothers and one sister.

KEMPER, Elizabeth (Stark); b. 6 Jul 1905, Urbana, IL; d. 25 Feb 1977, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Roy W. Kemper in Nov. 1936, he preceded in death during Sep. 1968; Fa.: Robert Watts Stark; Mo.: Mable Etta Kafky; Survived by a step-son, John M. Kemper of Lombard.

KEMPER, Ellen Sarah (Lindsay); b. 19 Nov 1905, Pike Co., IL; d. 6 Feb 1993, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu.: Calvary Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Pittsfield and Winchester; M. George D. Kemper Sr. in 1925 in Pittsfield, IL; Fa.: Frank Lindsay; Mo.: Margaret Darmody; Survived by her husband of rural Pittsfield; four sons: George D. Jr, Manito, Louis of Winchester, Tom of South Pekin and Jack Kemper of Roodhouse; 30 grand, several great-grand and two great-great-grandchildren; two brothers: George Lindsay of Winchester and Lyndel Lindsay of Pittsfield; Preceded by one daughter, Margaret Anders; two sons: William and Robert Kemper; three sisters: Ann Swisher, Frances Lindsay and Emmet Dobey; and two brothers: Charles and Chester Lindsay.

KEMPER, George Dewey Sr.; b. 25 Dec 1898, Tazewell, IL; d. 12 Aug 1993, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of rural Pittsfield; formerly of rural Winchester; M. Ellen Sarah Lindsay in 1925 in Pittsfield, IL, she died 6 Feb 1993; Fa.: Tilman Kemper; Mo.: Mary Elizabeth Miller; Survived by four sons: George D. Jr, Manito, Louis of Winchester, Tom of South Pekin, and Jack of Roodhouse; 30 grand and several great-grandchildren; Preceded by one daughter, Margaret Anders; two sons: William and Robert Kemper; two brothers: Tillman and Bill Kemper; and six sisters: Kate Green, Rachel McMullen, Carrie Wheeler, Nora Kemper, Maggie Wheeler and Martha Uffman.

KEMPER, Herbert C. "Chub"; b. 5 Jul 1934, Scott Co., IL; d. 2 Jun 1990, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Camp Butler National Cem., Springfield, IL; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; Army Veteran; M. (not stated); Fa.: Tillman Ingram; Mo.: Mary Pulling; Survived by his mother of Jacksonville; three sons: Kevin, Mike and Shawn Kemper, all of KY; two daughters: Tammy and Crystal Gail Kemper, both of KY; two brothers: Tillman Kemper Jr., Alexander and Clarence Kemper of Meredosia; three sisters: Phyllis Bostick of Winchester, Barbara Hubbert of Merritt and Dixie Ralston of Lincoln; and one grandchild; Preceded by a twin brother; and a sister, Betty Jean.

KEMPER, Noel Todd; b. 10 Jun 1967, Jacksonville, IL; d. 7 Jan 1992, Springfield, IL (Memorial Med. Ctr.); Bu.: Calvary Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of the Lincoln Developmental Center, Lincoln, IL; Fa.: Louis Kemper; Mo.: Mary Radefeld; Survived by his parents of Winchester; three brothers: Jeffery, Bradley and Paul Kemper; and one sister, Kim Kemper, all of Winchester; his grandparents: George and Ellen Kemper of rural Milton and Lena Deeter of Griggsville; and several uncles; Preceded by two brothers: Timothy and Monty Kemper.

KEMPER, Robert Leroy; b. 15 Jun 1932, Detroit, IL; d. 2 Nov 1992, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp.); bu.: Calvary Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Resident of Winchester, IL; M. Frances Fanning on 26 Nov 1969 in Carlinville, IL; Fa.: George D. Kemper Sr.; Mo.: Ellen Lindsey; Survived by his wife of Jacksonville; one daughter, Ellen Louise Kemper of Peoria; his father of Pittsfield; his mother of Jacksonville; and four brothers: George D. Kemper Jr., Manito, Louis Kemper of Winchester, Tom Kemper of South Pekin and Jack Kemper of Roodhouse; Preceded by one sister, Margaret Anders, and one brother, William Kemper.

KEMPER, William C.; b. 23 Mar 1930, Pittsfield, IL; d. 11 Jan 1987, Pekin, IL (Memorial Hosp.); Bu.: St. Joseph's Catholic Cem., Pekin, IL; Resident of Pekin, IL; M. Bonnie Johnson on 26 Dec 1950 in Winchester, IL; Fa.: George D. Kemper; Mo.: Ellen Lindsay; Survived by his wife; three sons: Phillip, Randal and Mark, all of Pekin; one daughter, Bill Jean Dircks of Pekin; five brothers: George of Manito, Robert of Winchester, Thomas of South Pekin, Louis of Winchester and Jack of Wilmington; Preceded by one sister.

KEMPF, Gerald Robert; b. 23 Nov 1923, Palmyra, MO; d. 17 Jan 1986, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Mem. Hosp.); bu.: Hersman Cem.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Billie Ruth Heard on 1 May 1947 in Wichita Falls, TX; Veteran; Fa.: George Kempf; Mo.: Lutishia Bird; Survived by his wife; one son, Gerald Ray of Mt. Sterling; one brother: Floyd of Pueblo, CO; two grandchildren: Stacey Lynn and Gerald Christopher Kempf, both of Quincy.

KEMPLE, Betty J. (Starr); b. 16 Mar 1924, Hannibal, MO; d. 8 May 1990, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Lakeside Cem., Pekin, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Beardstown, IL; M. Billy Kemple on 16 Jun 1945 in Wilmington, OH, he died in April 1990; Fa.: William Starr; Mo.: Gertrude Willage; Survived by two sons: Steven of East Peoria and Michael of Jacksonville; one brother: John Starr of Peoria; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; Preceded by one son, Richard; and one brother, Billy Gene.

KEMPLE, Billy E.; b. 15 Jun 1919, Wilmington, OH; d. 24 Apr 1990, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Lakeside Cem., Pekin, IL; M. Betty Jane Starr on 16 Jun 1945 in Oklahoma City, OK; Fa.: Leslie Kemple; Mo.: Josephine (maiden not given); Survived by his wife; two sons: Steven of East Peoria and Michael of Jacksonville; two brothers; Warren of Columbus, OH and Merle of Xenia, OH; a sister of NC; six grandchildren; and one great-grandchild; Preceded by a brother.

KEMPSTER, Maryann (Howerton); b. (not given; d. 11 May 1988, Peoria, IL; Bu.: Prophetstown City Cem.; Resident of Peoria; formerly of Manchester, IL; M. O. W. Kempster (date and place not given), husband preceded in death; Fa.: James Howerton; Mo.: Pearl Wagstaff; Survived by several cousins in Morgan and Scott Counties; Preceded by a sister, Mamie; As a small child, following the death of her mother, she was cared for in the home of an aunt and uncle, the late Albert R. And Agnes Wagstaff Greenwalt of Manchester.

KEMRY, Cindy (Heusted); b. 7 May 1959, Pike Co., IL; d. 7 May 1994, Louisiana, MO (Pike Co. Mem. Hosp); Bur.: Riverview Cem., Louisiana, MO; Resident of Bowling Green, MO; M. Les Kemry (date and place not given); Fa.: Charles Robert Heusted; Mo.: Beulah M. Collins; Survived by her husband of Bowling Green; one daughter, Megan Williams, at home; one son, Matthew Williams of Vandalia; two brothers: Jack Heusted of Monroe City and Jerry Heusted of Hannibal; a paternal grandmother, Lorena Crews of Columbia and a step-father, Virgil Sitton of Clarksville; Preceded by her parents, maternal grandparents: Willie and Lida Collins; and paternal grandfather, Raymond Crews.

KENDALL, A. J.; b. 24 Apr 1902; d. 2 Feb 1982, Pittsfield, IL (Illini Hosp.); Bu.: Crescent Heights Cem., Pleasant Hill, IL; Resident of Pleasant Hill; M. Ora V. Shive on 22 Sep 1925 in Quincy, IL, she died on 28 Aug 1978; Fa.: James E. Kendall; Mo.: Mabel North; Surviving is one son, Bruce of Pleasant Hill; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

KENDALL, Carolena J. (Wendorff); b. 19 Feb 1902, Barry, IL; d. 6 Dec 1987, Pittsfield, IL (Illini Hosp.); Bu.: Park Lawn Cem., Barry, IL; Resident of Barry, IL; M. Kenneth E. Kendall on 19 Feb 1919 in Quincy, IL, he died 9 Jan 1976; Fa.: Henry C. Wendorff; Mo.: Elizabeth Rohrig; Survived by three sons: Robert W. Kendall of Quincy, Kenneth A. Kendall of Barry and Carroll Kendall of Pittsfield; four grandchildren; one great grandchild; and one brother: Albert Wendorff of Barry; Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

KENDALL, Glenn C.; b. 25 Dec 1908, Oakford, IL; d. 1 May 1988, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Velma Blain on 9 May 1935 in Springfield, IL; Fa.: Leslie Kendall; Mo.: Myrtle Colson; Survived by his wife; a daughter, Mrs. Don (Glenda Kay) Mueller of Steeleville; and three grandchildren: Debra Sue, Kenneth Scott and Douglas Dean Mueller, all of Steeleville.

KENDALL, Grace (Bailey); b. 3 Jul 1894, Cass Co., IL; d. 26 Jul 1990, Fort Myers, FL; Bu.: Ashland City Cem., Ashland, IL; Resident of Ft. Myers, Fl; formerly of Ashland, IL; M. George Kendall on 16 Jan 1943 in Bowling Green, MO, he died 15 Jul 1948; Fa.; David H. Bailey; Mo.; Virginia Alice Gray; Survived by several cousins, including Harry Bailey and Glena Jones, both of Virginia.

KENDALL, Kenneth Albert; b. 27 Nov 1925, Barry, IL; d. 11 Aug 1988, Barry, IL; Bu: Park Lawn Cem., Barry, IL; M. Betty Wheelan on 19 Sep 1948 in Barry, IL; Fa.: Kenneth E. Kendall; Mo.: Carolena Julia (maiden not given); Survived by his wife; two brothers: Robert W. Kendall of Quincy and Caroll Kendall of Pittsfield; an uncle, Albert Wendorff of Barry; seven nieces and nephews; and three great-nephews.

KENDALL, Shirley (Alred); b. 20 Aug 1923, Roodhouse, IL; d. 19 Mar 1993, Fredericksburg, VA (Mary Washington Hosp.); bu.: Sunset Memorial Gardens Mausoleum; Resident of Fredericksburg, VA; M. Stuart Kendall (date and place not given); Fa.: Elmer Alred; Mo.: Mildred G. (Maiden not given); Survived by her husband; two sons: Casey Brown of Fredericksburg, VA and Scott Brown of Seaford, VA; two brothers: Richard and Jack Alred of Jacksonville; a sister, Donna Hamner of Winston-Salem, NC; five grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

KENDRICK, Arlene (Anderson); b. 16 Sep 1928, Harmony, NC; d. 16 May 1984, Mt. Sterling, IL; Bu.: Mound Cem., Timewell, IL; M. John Kendrick on 8 Feb 1947 in Davenport, IA; Fa.: Vern W. Anderson; Mo.: Crystal N. Boker; Survived by her husband; two sons: Allen H. of Timewell and Timothy K. of Mt. Sterling; two daughters: Mrs. Kenneth (Lois) Haynes of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Clay (Sheryl) Mitchell of Rushville; six grandchildren; a brother, James Anderson; and a sister, Mrs. Juanita Wolf, both of Davenport, IA; Preceded by a son, Virgil.

KENDRICK, Eva Hariett (Gard); b. 27 Sep 1900, Pike Co., IL; d. 23 Jan 1979, Barry, IL; Bu.: Shearer Cem., Pike Co., IL; M. Ralph Kendrick on 3 Jun 1920, he died in 1949; Fa.: Cyrus P. Gard; Mo.: Anna Shipman; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Doris Frank and Mrs. Annabelle Morgan, both of Okawville; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two brothers: Ralph and Everett Gard, both of New Canton; a sister, Gladys Fisher, also of New Canton; Preceded by one brother and one sister.

KENDRICK, Lois (Gard); b. 11 Nov 1893, New Canton, IL; d. 12 Dec 1984, New Canton, IL; Bu.: Shearer Cem., New Canton, IL; M. Logan Kendrick (date and place not given), husband preceded in death in 1969; Fa.: Lorenzo Gard; Mo.: Nellie Rankin; Survived by one daughter, Wilma Kelly of Irving, TX; four grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by one daughter and one brother.

KENDRICK, Mabel (Dudley); b. 19 May 1894, New Canton, IL area; d. 16 Jan 1990, Pittsfield, IL (Illini Comm. Hosp.); bu.: Shearer Cem., New Canton, IL; Resident of New Canton, IL; M. Samuel George Kendrick on 16 Nov 1915 in Quincy, IL, he died on 21 Mar 1972; Fa.: Aura Allen Dudley; Mo.: Hester Milhizer; Survived by a daughter, Mrs. Roger (Kathryn) Dudley of New Canton; a son, James Paul Kendrick of Barry; 13 grand and 18 great-grandchildren; Preceded by a son, Howard Alan Kendrick; a grandson; and two brothers.

KENDRICK, Roy Vern; b. 22 Jul 1907, Fargo, IL; d. 22 Dec 1983, Quincy, IL (Blessing Hosp.); Bu.: Mound Cem., near Timewell, IL; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Bessie Myrtle Stewart on 28 May 1931 in Clayton, IL; Fa.: Henry Kendrick; Mo.: Nancy Williams; Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. James (Zelma) Harman of Macomb, Mrs. Richard (Shirley) Harman of Wanatah, IN and Mrs. Walter (Barbara) Kindhart of Quincy, IL; 11 grand and 11 great-grandchildren.

KENNEDY, Alma R. (Neville); b. 1 May 1900, Quincy, IL; d. 12 Jul 1990, Galesburg, IL; bu.: Oakland Cem., Meredosia, IL; Resident of Galesburg, IL; M. Eugene Arlie Kennedy on 30 Jun 1920 in Quincy, IL, he preceded in death in 1970; Fa.: John E. Neville; Mo.: Lettie Bushnell; No survivors listed.

KENNEDY, Ashley Ralph; b. 25 Sep 1908, Jacksonville, IL; d. 19 May 1982, near Bath, IL; bu.: Fairview Cem., Fairview, IL; Resident of Chandlerville, IL; M. Mildred Finch on 21 Sep 1930 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Melville J. Kennedy; Mo.: Delta Sisson; Surviving are his wife; a son, John Kennedy of Chandlerville; a daughter, Mrs. Barbara Johnson of Virginia; five grandchildren: Tonya Barrett of Chandlerville, John Kennedy Jr, Springfield, Tracy Taylor of Havana, Julie Kennedy of Springfield and Robert Johnson of Virginia; two great-grandchildren; a sister, Mrs. Wanda Workman of Chandlerville; two brothers: Paul Sandidge of Chandlerville and John A. Kennedy of Alton.

KENNEDY, Barbara; b. 31 Oct 1909, OK; d. 1 Nov 1992, Marina del Rey, CA; bu.: (cremated); Resident of Hollywood, CA; formerly of Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Jim Kennedy; Mo.: Gertrude (maiden not given); She was the last of her immediate family; Preceded by four infant siblings.

KENNEDY, Benton Criley; b. 31 Oct 1990, Springfield, IL; d. 31 Oct 1990, Springfield, IL; Bu.: (not given); Fa.: Robert Kennedy; Mo.: Brenda Emerick; Survived by his parents; a brother, Cully Hoos, at home; maternal grandparents: Mr. & Denny Emerick of Valley City; maternal great-grandmother, Vivian Emerick of Valley City; paternal grandparents, Mr. & Mrs. Gene Kennedy of Griggsville; paternal great-grandparents, Mr. & Mrs. John Kennedy of Perry and Mr. & Mrs. Delmar Daniels of Griggsville; and several aunts and uncles.

KENNEDY, Charles Henry, b. 4 Sep 1911, Brown Co., IL; d. 28 Apr 1984, Centralia, IL (St. Mary's Hosp.); Bu.: Versailles West Side Cem., Versailles, IL; A resident of Centralia, IL; M. Eleanor Kinzie on 9 May 1933, Rushville, IL; Fa.: Steve Aaron Kennedy; Mo.: Grace Smith; Survived by his wife; two sons, Charles S. Of Collinsville and Glenn H. of Amargosa Valley, NV; one daughter, Velma G. Hinch of New London, MO; three sisters: Nina Davis, of Peoria, Irene Downey of Chambersburg and Dean Malambri of Hanover Park, IL; eight grandchildren and one great-grandson; Preceded by one sister.

KENNEDY, Dale; b. 21 May 1908, Brown Co., IL; d. 20 Apr 1985, Keokuk, IA (Convalescent Ctr.); Bu.: Rushville Cem.; Resident of Warsaw, IL; formerly of Rushville, IL; M. Margaret Haber on 4 Aug 1928 in Brown Co., IL; Fa.: James G. Kennedy; Mo.: Margaret Bunfill; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. John (June) Yates of Warsaw and Mrs. Richard (Susan) Gardner of Riverside, CA; three sons: James Daniel of El Cajon, CA, Harlan Dale of Del Mar, CA and Paul Dean of Lincoln; 10 grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; three step-great-grandchildren; one sister, Beulah Mace of St. Louis, MO; and two brothers: Russell of Rushville and Cline of Phoenix, AZ; Preceded in death by two brothers.

KENNEDY, Eliza; b. 29 Oct 1894, Richwoods vicinity, Greene Co., IL; d. 28 May 1993, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Murrayville Cem., Murrayville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; Fa.: John P. Kennedy; Mo.: Mary Collins; Survived by cousins, nieces and nephews, including Mrs. Charles M. Peak and William Dale Story, both of Roodhouse; Preceded by four brothers: Edward, Andrew, William and James; four sisters: Annie Story, Etta Keller, Sadie Clayton and May Kennedy; and one niece.

KENNEDY, Frank; b. 2 Sep 1900, Waverly, IL; d. 16 Oct 1988, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Waverly East Cem., Waverly, IL; Resident of Springfield; formerly of Waverly, IL; M. Mildred Scaif on 3 Feb 1927; Fa.: John F. Kennedy; Mo.: Julia Roberts; Survived by his wife; two sisters, Mrs. Kenneth (Vera) Keplinger and Mrs. Ray (Virgie) Mitchell, both of Springfield; Preceded by his parents; one brother; and seven sisters.

KENNEDY, Frank D.; b. 23 Nov 1901, Murrayville, IL; d. 17 Nov 1986, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Murrayville Cem., Murrayville, IL; Fa.: Allen H. Kennedy; Mo.: Mary E. Stuller; Survived by a niece, Mrs. Ralph (Mary Frances) Cruzan and a sister-in-law, Neta Kennedy Briggs, both of Jacksonville; Preceded by a brother: George H. Kennedy.

KENNEDY, Gilbert W. "G.W.", Dr.; b. 27 Dec 1903, Belleview, IL; d. 3 Feb 1993, Pittsfield, IL (Illini Hosp.); Bu.: Crescent Heights Cem., Pleasant Hill, IL; Resident of Pleasant Hill, IL; M. (1) Berniece Bush in 1925, she preceded him in death, (2) Hyla L. Neese on 29 Jul 1942 in St. Joseph, MO; Fa.: Charles Kennedy; Mo.: Mary Jane Collins; Survived by his wife; two sons, G. William Kennedy of St. Louis and Robert Kennedy of Urbana; one daughter: Mrs. Willis (Beverly) Woods of Pleasant Hill; four grand and four great-grandchildren; and one sister, Leota Sitton of Pleasant Hill; Preceded by two brothers: John and Leland Kennedy; and one sister, Alice Foiles.

KENNEDY, Harriet (Sister Mary Albertine); b. (not given); d. 28 Sep 1984, Houston, TX (St. Dominic's Villa); Bu.: Houston, TX; Fa.: William Kennedy; Mo.: Ellen O'Brien; Survived by two sisters; Lucile of Sacramento, CA and Margaret of Jacksonville; a brother, Richard of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two brothers: James and William and three sisters: Mary Whalen of Franklin, Frances Langan of Dixon and Nellie Lonergan of Jacksonville.

KENNEDY, Harry Lewis; b. 6 Jan 1929, Jacksonville, IL; d. 20 Aug 1996, Jacksonville, IL; bur.: Jacksonville East Cem.; M. Doris Tendick on 18 Apr 1954 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Oscar Lewis Kennedy; Mo.: Dortha Mills; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Michael (Patricia) Carr and Stephanie Kennedy, both of Jacksonville; one grandchild; two brothers; Robert V. Kennedy and Charles (wife, Margaret) Kennedy, both of Jacksonville; and one sister: Mrs. Carl (Pauline) Lawless of Murrayville; Preceded by a son, Stephen Lee Kennedy; and two brothers: James Kennedy and Clarence Edgar Kennedy.

KENNEDY, James Allen; b. 8 Dec 1939, Jacksonville, IL; d. 24 Dec 1983, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp.); Bu.: Winchester City Cem.; Resident of Winchester, IL; Veteran; Fa.: O. L. Kennedy; Mo.: Dortha Mills; Survived by his wife; three brothers: Robert Kennedy, Charles Kennedy and Harry Kennedy, all of Jacksonville; and a sister, Mrs. Carl (Pauline) Lawless of rural Murrayville; Preceded in death by a brother.

KENNEDY, John M.; b. 19 Feb 1918, Jacksonville, IL; d. 17 Apr 1986, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Fa.: William A. Kennedy; Mo.: Catherine Deitrick; Survived by a brother, Joseph F. Kennedy of Jacksonville; Preceded in death by a brother, William L.

KENNEDY, Joseph Francis; b. 24 Sep 1914, Jacksonville, IL; d. 23 Feb 1992, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Fa.: William A. Kennedy; Mo.: Catherine Dietrick; Preceded by two brothers: William L. and John M. Kennedy.

KENNEDY, Lucile; b. 7 Jul 1904, Sinclair, IL; d. 13 Sep 1996, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, Il; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Sacramento, CA; Fa.: William C. Kennedy; Mo.: Ellen C. O'Brien; Survived by one sister: Margaret A. Kennedy of Jacksonville; and many nieces and nephews; Preceded by three brothers: James V., William and Richard P. Kennedy; and four sisters: Mary Whalen, Frances Langan, Nellie Lonergan and Harriet Kennedy (Sr. Albertine O.P.)

KENNEDY, Margaret Jane (Haber); b. 23 Mar 1905, near Rushville, IL; d. 4 Sep 1996, Keokuk, IA (Convalescent Ctr.); Bu.: Rushville City Cem.; Resident of Warsaw; formerly of Rushville and LaPrairie; M. J. Dale Kennedy on 4 Aug 1928 in Mt. Sterling, IL, he died on 20 Apr 1985; Fa.: Daniel F. Haber; Mo.: Lotta A. Griffith; Survived by three sons: James D., Murrieta, CA, Harlan D. Of Cardiff By The Sea, CA, and Paul D. Kennedy of Lincoln; two daughters: June E. Yates of Warsaw, Susan L. Gardner of Riverside, CA; 13 grand and 21 great-grandchildren; Preceded by five brothers and four sisters.

KENNEDY, Margaret S. (Bunfill); b. 20 Sep 1885, Brown Co., IL; d. 20 Apr 1976, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Rushville Cem.; M. James G. Kennedy in 1905 at Versailles, IL, he preceded her in death; Fa.: William J. Bunfill; Mo.: Nellie Chute; Survived by one son, Maurice Kennedy of Jacksonville and a daughter, Beulah A. Mace of St. Louis, MO; in addition to other children: Dale and Russell of Rushville and Cline of Phoenix, AZ; 25 grand and 33 great grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild; and a brother: Ray Bunfill of Mt. Sterling; Preceded by a son, Darrell, four sisters, four sisters and two brothers.

KENNEDY, Marshall O.; b. 15 Apr 1904, Van Burg, KY; d. 4 May 1995, Jacksonville, IL; Bur: Hillcrest Cemetery, Bluffs, IL; Resident of Bluffs, IL; M. (1) Ellen Redden, she preceded him in death; (2) Martha Curtis, she died in 1976; Fa.: Russell Kennedy; Mo.: Mary (maiden not given); Survived by two sons: Carl (wife, Judy) Kennedy of Dayton, KY and Stanley L. Kennedy of Astoria; four daughters: Mrs. Charles (Dollie) Thatcher of Bartlett and Mrs. Herbert (Carrie) Brown, Mrs. Rick (Flossie) Price and Lucille Lynn, all of Nashville, TN; 34 grand, 44 great-grand and 10 great-great grandchildren; one brother: Cecil Kennedy of Wheelsburg, OH; and one sister, Grace Pollit, of Black Oak, NY; Preceded by one daughter, Thelma Kennedy; five brothers; three sisters; and two grandchildren.

KENNEDY, Martha (Curtis); b. 19 Feb 1904, Havana, IL; d. 6 Nov 1976, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Hillcrest Cem., south of Bluffs, IL; Resident of Bluffs, IL; M. Marshall Kennedy in 1946 at Winchester, IL; Fa.: Adna J. Curtis; Mo.: Alta Mae Whitehead; Survived by her husband; these step-children: Flossie Gillum and Stanley Kennedy, both of Astoria, Lucille Welch of West Chicago, Carrie Mae Brown of Hanover Park, Dollie Thatcher of WI, Carl Kennedy of Ludlow, KY; 31 step-grandchildren; these brothers and sisters: Charles Curtis of New Berlin, John Curtis of Exeter, Alvie Curtis and Miss Mabel Curtis, both of Peoria, Alta VanHyning of Franklin and Pearl Green of Hannibal, MO.

KENNEDY, Maurice; b. 1 Sep 1912, Cooperstown, IL; d. 31 Aug 1978, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: (not given); Resident of Jacksonville, IL; M. Dorothy Kreig Cox in 1946; Fa.: James Kennedy; Mo.: Margaret Bunfill; Survived by his wife; these children: Donna Helmig of Jacksonville, Connie Kennedy, at home, Richard Kennedy of Jacksonville, Merle Kennedy of rural Jacksonville, David Kennedy, at home; a step-son: Ronald Cox of Jacksonville; a sister, Mrs. Beulah Mace of Ferguson, MO; three brothers; Cline Kennedy of Phoenix, AZ, Russell and Dale Kennedy, both of Rushville; eight grandchildren; Preceded by a daughter, Diane Michelle; and a brother, Darrell.

KENNEDY, Mildred (Smith); b. 27 Aug 1898, near Scottville, IL; d. 31 Jul 1987, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Franklin Cem., Franklin, IL; M. Jack A. C. Kennedy on 9 Jul 1950 in Coupeville, Whidbey Island, WA, husband preceded in death; Fa.: John Y. Smith; Mo.: Mariah Fanning; Survived by several nieces and nephews; Preceded by four brothers and six sisters.

KENNEDY, Mildred B. (Finch); b. 24 Jun 1912, Mason Co., IL; d. 2 Aug 1993, Springfield (Memorial Medical Ctr.); Bu.: Fairview Cem.; Resident of Chandlerville, IL; M. Ashley Ralph Kennedy on 21 Sep 1930 in Jacksonville, IL, he died on 19 May 1982; Fa.: Gilbert Finch; Mo.: Addie Sarff; Survived by a son, John G. Kennedy of Chandlerville; a daughter, Mrs. Ed (Barbara) Johnson of Virginia; five grand and nine great-grandchildren; Preceded by a sister, Dorothy Finch Abbott.

KENNEDY, O. L. "Lewie"; b. 6 Apr 1896, Jacksonville, IL; d. 29 May 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Dortha Helen Mills on 3 Nov 1923, she died on 2 May 1975; WWI Veteran; Fa.: Charles Theodore Kennedy; Mo.: Carrie Marie Heath; Survived by three sons: Harry, Robert and Charles of Jacksonville; one daughter, Mrs. Carl (Pauline) Lawless of Murrayville; 10 grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by two sons; one brother; and one grandchild.

KENNEDY, Olma A. (Logsdon); b. 3 May 1913, Brown Co., IL; d. 5 Aug 1986, Havana, IL (Mason Dist. Hosp.); bu.: Versailles West Side Cem., Versailles, IL; Resident of Havana, IL; M. Cassie D. Kennedy in 1932, husband preceded in death; Fa.: Otha L. Logsdon; Mo.: Alma Vandeventer; Survived by three daughters and a son: Mrs. Louis (Jane) Wamsher of Havana, Mrs. Charles (Shirley) Setlich of WA; Mrs. Milton (Carolyn) DeWitt of Grosse Isle, MI and Royce Kennedy of Camp Lake, WI; one brother, Otha Logsdon Jr. of Versailles; 12 grand and four great-grandchildren.

KENNEDY, Ray; b. 18 Apr 1927, Sumerest, KY; d. 18 Mar 1978, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: (not given); WWII Veteran; M. (1) Donna Davison on 7 Jun 1949, she died 10 Jan 1964; (2) Hazel Langley on 31 Oct 1975; Fa.: Roy Kennedy; Mo.: Josie Decker; The following children survive from the first marriage: Charles, Mike, Kenneth and John Kennedy, all of Jacksonville, Mrs. John (Patricia) Troxey of Kilbourne, Mrs. Joseph (Mildred) Dyer of Jacksonville and Mrs. Mike (Maggie) Wooldridge of Chandlerville; his second wife; two step-sons: Robert Langley of Jacksonville and Kelly Langley of Ellisville, MS; a brother, Robert Kennedy of Jacksonville; and a sister, Mrs. Christine Jauch of Mendota and 11 grandchildren.

KENNEDY, Richard P.; b. 24 Jan 1907, Prentice, IL; d. 3 Feb 1986, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Eileen A. Sweeney on 2 Oct 1940 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: William C. Kennedy; Mo.: Ellen C. O'Brien; Survived by his wife; a daughter, Ellen Jane Kennedy Wynn of Jacksonville; a son, Patrick R. of Jacksonville; three grandchildren: Kerry and Anne Wynn and Luke Kennedy of Jacksonville; two sisters: Margaret Kennedy of Jacksonville and Lucille Kennedy of Sacramento, CA; one niece, Patty McNamara of Houston, TX; and three nephews: Paul Kennedy of Des Moines, IA, John Kennedy of Phoenix, AZ and George Kennedy of Albuquerque, NM; Preceded in death by his parents, four sisters and two brothers.

KENNEDY, Robert; b. 23 Nov 1923, Jacksonville, IL; d. 26 Nov 1985, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; Resident of Rushville, IL; formerly of Beardstown, IL; M. Gladys Franklin on 25 Mar 1948 in Monticello, KY; Fa.: Roy Kennedy; Mo.: Josie Decker; Survived by five sons: Paul of Wood River, Benjamin of Centralia, John of Carrollton, Frankie of Byran, TX and Kevin of Beardstown; three daughters: Sharon Stenininger of Pittsfield, Kathy Derry of Arenzville and Christine Bacon of Beardstown; and one sister, Christine Jauch of Monticello, KY; Preceded by one brother, Ray and one son, David. (No mention made of wife).

KENNEDY, Stanley L.; b. 3 Sep 1952, Lucasville, OH; d. 15 Nov 1994, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Hillcrest Cem., Bluffs, IL; Resident of Astoria, IL; M. (not stated); Fa.: Stanley Kennedy; Mo.: Mini Lee Jamison; Survived by one daughter, Lisa Kennedy of Astoria; one son, David Kennedy of Astoria; one grandchild; his father, Stanley Kennedy Sr. Of Astoria; two sisters: Joyce Morthole of Bluffs and Connie Shy of West Portsmouth, OH; two brothers: Kenneth W. Kennedy of Astoria and Paul D. Kennedy; and his grandfather, Marshall Kennedy of Bluffs; Preceded by his mother; paternal grandmother; and maternal grandparents.

KENNER, Foster Burdette; b. 4 Jun 1918, Macomb, IL; d. 20 Apr 1995, Snyder's Vaughn Haven Nursing Home; Bu.: Mt. Auburn Cem., Colchester, IL; A former resident of Jacksonville; M. Helen Thurman on 1 Aug 1940 in Colchester, IL; Fa.: Roddy Kenner; Mo.: Bessie Watts; Survived by his wife; one son, Craig Kenner of Concord, CA; one daughter, Penny Mallicoat of Vermont; and three grandchildren.

KENNETT, Polly Jane (Coffee); b. 29 May 1890, Russell Co., KY; d. 27 Jun 1984, Indianapolis, IN; Bu.: Washington Park Cem., Indianapolis, IN; M. (1) Unknown Kennett; (2) Unknown Ramsey; Fa.: Thomas Coffee Mo.: Ann (maiden not given); Survived by three daughters: Ruth Conn of Monticello, KY and Mary White and Lucille Tuner, both of Indianapolis, IN; three sons: Ray Kennett and Paul Kennett, both of Indianapolis, IN and Elmo C. Ramsey of Jacksonville; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

KENNEY, Kenneth E.; b. 18 Aug 1948; d. 9 Dec 1983, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Walnut Grove Cem., Virginia, IL; Resident of Springfield; formerly of Virginia, IL; Fa.: John Kenney; Mo.: Loretta Seiz; Surviving are his parents of Virginia; two sisters: Mrs. Jimmie (Linda) Stillwell of Pittsburg, KS and Mrs. Galen W. (Sandra) Watkins of Virginia; four nieces and two nephews; A brother and sister preceded in death.

KENNY, Clarence Daniel "Pat"; b. 21 Mar 1897, Franklin, IL; d. 2 Sep 1993, Warsaw, IL; Resident of Warsaw; formerly of Franklin, IL; Bu.: Sacred Heart Cem., Franklin, IL; M. Vera Hilst Lorraine Sovern on 5 Apr 1989; Fa.: Daniel Kenny; Mo.: Delia Plumke; Survived by his wife; a stepson, Laurence E. Roy of Sutter; a step-granddaughter, Carl Mann of Elvaston; several grand and great-grandchildren; and cousins, including Ralph and Agnes Johnson of Franklin and Theresa Aherin of Springfield; Preceded by a brother, William F. Kenny.

KENNY, Vera Lorraine (Hilst); b. 13 Aug 1914, Peoria, IL; d. 15 Apr 1994, Warsaw, IL; Bu.: Sunset Memorial Gardens, Keokuk, IA; M. (1) Lawrence E. Roy Sr. in 1941, he died 11 Jul 1954; (2) George Scovern on 9 Jul 1960, he died 12 Apr 1965; (3) C. D. "Pat" Kenny on 5 Apr 1989; Fa.: Charles M. Hilst; Mo.: Anna Carolina Bohn; Survived by a daughter, Carol J. Mann of Elvaston; one son, Lawrence E. Roy Jr, Sutter; one sister, Mrs. Ralph (Agnes) Olin of Galesburg; six grand, three step-grand, seven great-grand and seven step-great-grandchildren; Preceded by two brothers: Alfred and Rudolf Hilst; and four sisters: Marguerite Mabee, Frances Hilst, Mildred Campbell & Wilma Kaebel.

KENSINGER, Georgia (Ames); b. 17 Apr 1907, Calhoun, MO; d. 19 May 1977, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Glendale Memorial Garden, Pekin, IL; Resident of Meredosia, IL; M. Charles Norman Kensinger on 4 Dec 1926 in Bloomington, IL, he died in Oct. 1974; Fa.: Nathaniel Ames Mo.: (not given); Survived by three sons: Arthur Kensinger and Kenny Kensinger, both of Princeville, and Glenn Kensinger of Bloomington; 12 grandchildren and one great-grandson; a brother, Audie Ames of St. Louis, MO; and a half-sister, Mrs. Cecil Ihricke of Meredosia; Two great-grandchildren preceded in death.

KENT, Elizabeth (Schirz); b. (not given, was 94 years of age at death); d. 15 Aug 1977, San Raphael, CA; Bu.: CA; Resident of San Raphael, CA; M. Walter Kent; Fa.: Nicholas Schirz; Mo.: Mary Hinsburger; Survived by two sisters: Miss Matilda Schirz and Mrs. Richard Jordan, both of Jacksonville.

KENT, Hazel (Wright); b. 14 Oct 1908, Wrights, IL; d. 19 Mar 1987, Gulfport, FL; Bu.: Gulfport, FL; M. Tony Kent, who died 13 Feb 1987; Fa.: Roy Wright; Mo.: Florence Griffith; Survived by three brothers: Roy Wright of Jacksonville, Harry Wright of Sterling and Dean Wright of San Jose, CA.

KENT, Mary M. (Painter); b. 8 Sep 1890, Lebanon, MO; d. 24 Jan 1978, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Edwardsville, IL; M. Lydle L. Kent on 9 Dec 1908; Fa.: Nathan Painter; Mo.: Elizabeth Durbin; Survived by these children: Adrain L. Kent of Paola, KS, Dorsey F. Kent of Overland Park, KS, and Mary L., wife of Robert Strickler of Jacksonville; seven grandchildren; and one great-grandchild; Preceded by her husband; three brothers; and a sister.

KENT, Vera (Hale); b. 1904, Meredosia, IL; d. 5 Nov 1976, Denver, CO; Bu.: Meredosia, IL; M. Glen Kenrick and her husband preceded her in death; Parents (not given); Survived by a daughter, Mrs. Betty Stone of Jacksonville; and four grandchildren; Preceded in death by two children.

KENZLER, Dorothy N. (Duff); b. 5 Nov 1911, Griggsville, IL; d. 21 Jan 1983, Camp Point, IL; Bu.: Park Lawn Cem., Barry, IL; A former resident of Barry, IL; M. Ralph Kenzler on 12 May 1936 in Pittsfield, IL; Fa.: Raymond Duff; Mo.: Zilpha Danniels; Survivors include her husband, a resident of Grandview Manor Nursing Home at Camp Point, IL; a brother: Chester Duff of Edison, NJ; two sisters, Mrs. Frances Hatton Montgomery and Mrs. Lenora Kramer of Pittsfield; Preceded in death by two sisters.

KENZLER, Ralph; b. 3 May 1907, Lexington, NE; d. 14 Apr 1984, Camp Point, IL; Bu.: Park Lawn Cem., Barry, IL; Resident of Barry, IL; M. Dorothy N. Duff on 12 May 1936 in Pittsfield, IL; Fa.: Walter Kenzler; Mo.: Edith Wisemiller; Survived by five brothers: Paul and Herbert, Dallas City; Jessie, Elgin, Silas, Vincentown, NJ; and Carl, Round Lake; and two sisters: Lola Jolley of Macomb and Hilda Kehl of Kirksville, MO; Preceded in death by five brothers and a sister.

KEOHANE, Joseph J.; b. 11 Feb 1914, Lowell, MA; d. 20 Aug 1978, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: St. Patrick's Cem., Lowell, MA; Resident of Jacksonville; WWII Veteran; Fa.: Jeremiah Keohane; Mo.: Mary Bane; Survived by a brother, Father Wm. P. Keohane, O.M.I. of Jacksonville; nieces and nephews; Preceded by two brothers: Cornelius and Dennis; and a sister, Virginia.

KEPLER, Charles E.; b. 5 Nov 1926, Philadelphia, PA; d. 13 Mar 1996, Harlingen, TX; Bu.: Oak Wood Cem., Greenfield, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; WWII Navy Veteran; M. Eleanor Edwards on 17 Apr 1954 in Rockford, IL; Fa.: Charles E. Kepler; Mo.: Helen G. Fry; Survived by his wife; two sons: Jeffrey S. (wife, Renae) Kepler of Des Moines, IA and Robert E. Kepler of Morrison; one daughter: Janice Todd of Jacksonville; three grandchildren; and one sister, Mrs. Herbert (Elaine) Pierce of Amber, PA.

KEPLEY, Jeff H.; b. 3 Sep 1963, Hannibal, MO; d. 6 Oct 1985, Quincy, IL; Bu.: Grand View Burial Park, Hannibal, MO; Resident of Quincy; formerly of Pittsfield; Fa.: Philip R. Kepley; Mo.: Mary Sue Kelly; Survived by his parents: Phillip and Mary Sue Kepley of Pittsfield; one brother: Nathan of Mt. Ulla, NC; grandmothers: Mrs. L. L. Kelly of Hannibal, MO and Mrs. F. M. Kepley of Salisbury, NC

KEPLINGER, Gladys (Farrell); b. 19 Aug 1898, Red Wing, MN; d. 23 Jul 1976, Colorado Springs, CO; Bur.: Franklin Cem., Franklin, IL; M. Alan Keplinger, he preceded in death in Jan. 1964; A former resident of Franklin, IL; Fa.: Robert Farrell; Mo.: Edith Riddler; Survived by two sons: Robert M.., of Colorado Springs, CO and Richard A. Of New Philadelphia, PA; a brother, Roy Farrell of OR; five grand and three great grandchildren.

KEPLINGER, Kenneth H.; b. 17 Jun 1894, Morgan Co., IL; d. 29 Nov 1981, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Waverly East Cem., Waverly, IL; Resident of Springfield; formerly of Waverly, IL; M. Vera Kennedy in 1916; Fa.: N. G. Keplinger; Mo.: Clara Gotschall; Survived by his wife; a daughter, Mrs. Betty Marshall of Elmhurst; two grandsons; and a nephew.

KEPLINGER, Vera (Kennedy); b. 18 Jan 1893, near Waverly, IL; d. 3 Aug 1989, Springfield, IL; bur.: Waverly East Cem., Waverly, IL; M. Kenneth H. Keplinger in 1916, he preceded in death in 1981; Fa.: John F. Kennedy; Mo.: Julia Mae Roberts; The last of her immediate family, she was preceded in death by eight sisters and two brothers; Survived by a daughter, Betty Marshall of Springfield; two grandsons; and several nieces and nephews.(Member of D.A.R.)

KERKSEN, Karl H.; b. 19 Nov 1910, Hamilton, IL; d. 11 Jul 1991, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: A.B. Kerksen; Mo.: Minnie Huechtemann; Survived by numerous cousins.

KERLEY, Bernice L. (Warnaka); b. 29 Dec 1911, McClure, IL; d. 6 Jan 1994, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Cache Chapel Cem., Ullin, IL; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; M. Roy G. Kerley on 30 Aug 1930, he died 1 Oct 1971; Fa.: William Warnaka; Mo.: Cora Morgan; Survived by one son: Roy Kerley Jr, Cypress; four daughters: Mrs. William (Marjorie) Ryan of Ullin, Mrs. John (Shirley) Baird of Vista, CA, Mrs. Harlan (Frances) Chute of Owasso, OK and Mrs. Kenneth (Barbara) Niehls of Jacksonville; 13 grand, 25 great and 13 great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by one son; one daughter; one grandchild; two brothers; and one sister.

KERLEY, Claude; b. 30 Mar 1884, Timewell, IL; d. 23 Mar 1979, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Mound Cem., near Timewell, IL; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Ada McDannold on 23 Dec 1913 in Mt. Sterling, IL; Fa.: Edgar King Kerley; Mo.: Anna Wright; Survived by three sons: tom Kerley of Timewell, Lyle Kerley of Geneva and Dwight Kerley of Mt. Sterling; a daughter, Mrs. Annie Baugh of Mt. Sterling; nine grand and 12 great-grandchildren.

KERLEY, Raymond W.; b. 28 Oct 1909, Simpson, IL; d. 7 Nov 1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Ashland City Cem., Ashland, IL; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; M. Dorotha Davison on 16 Feb 1945 in Lincoln, IL; Fa.: Robert Kerley; Mo.: Louella Dixon; Surviving are his wife; four daughters: Mrs. Ladena Fulton of Pekin, Mrs. Lawrence (Betty) Clauden of Peoria, Mrs. Homer (Rajean) Parrott of Mackinaw, Mrs. James (Marjorie) Faulkner of Simpson; nine grand and nine great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by one daughter; one grandchild; and several brothers and sisters.

KERN, Edith L. (Gourley); b. (not given), near Pearl, IL; d. 28 Oct 1995, Milton, IL; Bur.: time Cem., Time, IL; M. Lyndle Kern on 30 Dec 1933 in Pittsfield, IL, he died 23 Jun 1967; Resident of Milton; formerly of Time; Fa.: Aaron J. Gourley; Mo.: Maud Miller; Survived by one son, Johnie Kern of Milton; three daughters: Betty I. Johnson of Hamilton and Deloris Neely and Sue Smith, both of Milton; one brother: Jesse Gourley of Milton; and four sisters: her twin, Ethel Beasley of Pearl, Nellie Blair of Normal, Corine Ottwell of Hartford and Gladys Hauger of Blue Grass, IA; Preceded by one brother, Harry; one sister, Lula Hatcher; one grandson; and two sons-in-law.

KERN, Elizabeth; b. 8 Jan 1898, Sangamon Co., IL; d. 30 Aug 1979, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Farmingdale Cem., Farmingdale, IL; Resident of Pleasant Plains, IL; Fa.: Louis Kern; Mo.: Julie Fraase; Survived by one nephew: Reece Kern of New Berlin; and five great-nieces and nephews; and a sister-in-law: Mrs. Louis Kern of Alexander.

KERN, Emma (Disque); b. 11 Apr 1899, Sangamon Co., IL; d. 8 Apr 1994, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Farmingdale Cem., Farmingdale, IL; Resident of Alexander, IL; M. Louis N. Kern on 1 Dec 1920 in Springfield, IL, he died 8 Feb 1975; Fa.: John Disque; Mo.: Sophia Brandt; Survived by a son, Reece (wife, June) Kern of New Berlin; five grand and four great-grandchildren; one brother, Ralph Disque of Springfield; and a daughter-in-law, Norma Kern of Jacksonville; Preceded by one son, Mearl; and two brothers, Fred and Otto Disque.

KERN, Pearl Josephine (Thomas); b. 3 Jan 1897, Pearl, IL; d. 28 Apr 1978, Barry, IL; Bu.: West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; M. Karl S. Kern in 1918, he died in May 1965; Fa.: James Thomas; Mo.: Ollie Borrowman; Survived by three sons: Ralph of Pittsfield, Robert of Ames, IA and Fred of New Hazelton, B.C., Canada; two brothers: Harold Thomas of Pekin and Phillip Thomas of Topeka, KS; a sister, Mrs. Walter (Ginevera) Blackburn of Webster Groves, MO; and nine grandchildren.

KERN, Reece; b. 17 Feb 1924, Menard Co., IL; d. 29 Aug 1996, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Farmingdale, IL; Resident of New Berlin, IL; M. June Kumle on 8 Sep 1951 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Louis Kern; Mo.: Emma Disque; Survived by his wife; two sons: David and Ron; a daughter, Mrs. David (Julie) Morrison; and two grandsons, all of New Berlin; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by her parents; and a brother, Mearl.

KERN, Ruth (Branch); b. 13 Jun 1902, Pike Co., IL; d. 1 Aug 1977, Quincy, IL; Bu.: Pittsfield West Cem.; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; M. (not stated); Fa.: Harry Branch; Mo.: Laura Alice Gleckler; Survived by several great-grandchildren.

KERN, Simon Leroy "Bud"; b. 8 Feb 1925, Chandlerville, IL; d. 15 Feb 1977, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Farmingdale Cem., Farmingdale, IL; Resident of rural Pleasant Plains, IL; WWII Veteran; M. Wilma Meeks (date and place not given); Fa.: Jesse Kern; Mo.: Una Davis; Survived by his wife, along with uncles, aunts and cousins.

KERR, Allen D.; b. 28 Jul 1955, Hope Mills, NC; d. 7 May 1995, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; M. Tobie Smith on 30 Aug 1980, Beardstown, IL; Fa.: Herschel Kerr; Mo.: Joella (maiden not given); Survived by his wife; his mother of West Jefferson, NC; one son: Joshua Kerr of Beardstown; two daughters: Amanda Kerr and Crystal Kerr, both of Beardstown; two brothers: Herschel Jr. & Dale, both of NC; four sisters: Sandy Andrews of Spokane, WA, Louella Baker of West Jefferson, NC, bonnie Bundy of Raeford, NC and Jewel Kerr of Fayetteville, NC; Preceded by his father.

KERR, Elva M. (Norton); b. 7 Sep 1893, Brown Co., IL; d. 21 Jun 1978, Springfield, IL; bu.: Mt. Sterling City Cem.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. John Jacob Kerr on 26 Nov 1913 in Brown Co., IL, he died 9 Mar 1950; Fa.: Usa R. Norton; Mo.: Rosetta Bennett; Survived by two brothers: Enos Norton of Timewell and Ray Norton of Warsaw; two sisters: Mrs. Ruth Shields and Mrs. Kermit (Ethel) Kerr, both of Mt. Sterling; two grand and seven great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; Preceded by a son and a step-son.

KERR, Emma Lee (Brown); b. 5 Dec 1906, Exeter, IL; d. 7 Apr 1989, McAllen, TX; Bur.: (not given); Resident of Macomb, IL; M. Roy C. Kerr on 3 Aug 1927; Fa.: Robert L. Brown; Mo.: Margaret Orchard; Survived by her husband; one daughter, Mrs. Kenneth (Vivien) Campbell of Idaho Springs, CO; and two brothers: Warren T. Brown of Peoria and D. M. Brown of Springfield; Preceded by her parents.

KERR, Ethel Grace (Norton); b. 28 Dec 1910, near Fargo, IL; d. 20 Feb 1984, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Mt. Sterling City Cem.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Kermit Kerr on 26 Feb 1931 in Warsaw, IL, he died 16 Oct 1981; Fa.: Ulysses R. Norton; Mo.: Rosetta Bennett; Survived by two daughters: Hazel Hickman, Mt. Sterling and Virginia Kerr, Northlake; four grandchildren; one great-grandson; two brothers; Enos Norton of Timewell and Roy Norton of Warsaw; and a sister: Ruth Shields, Mt. Sterling.

KERR, Geneva B. (Hammond); b. 13 Sep 1894, Rushville, IL; d. 22 Jul 1988, Rushville, IL; bu.: Rushville City Cem.; M. Lewis J. Kerr on 16 Sep 1916 in Rushville, IL, he died on 29 Apr 1960; Fa.: Charles Hammond; Mo.: Hattie McCreery; Survived by two sons: John Kerr of Wilmington, DE and Charles Kerr of Rushville; two daughters: Mrs. Earl (Virginia) Corley of Marseilles and Mrs. Robert (Betty) Whalen of Springfield; 16 grand and 21 great-grandchildren; Preceded by two sons: William and Lewis; and a sister.

KERR, Kermit; b. 23 Jun 1910, Brown Co., IL; d. 16 Oct 1981, Rushville, IL; bu.: Mt. Sterling City Cem.; M. Ethel Norton on 26 Feb 1931 in Warsaw, IL; Fa.: Thomas McClellend Kerr; Mo.: Lettie Edith DeWitt; Surviving are his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Hazel Hickman of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Jack (Virginia) Wickman of Lyons; four grandchildren; a great-grandchild; Preceded in death by a great-grandchild.

KERR, Laura J.; b. 18 Sep 1890, Schuyler Co., IL; d. 1 Aug 1984, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Rushville City Cem.; A Beardstown resident; formerly of Rushville, IL; Fa.: Joseph A. Kerr; Mo.: Amy Campbell; Survived by numerous nieces, nephews and cousins; Preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.

KERR, Marie I. (Guis); b. 10 Sep 1910, Patterson, IL; d. 19 Sep 1987, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Pine Tree Cem., near Roodhouse, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of White Hall, IL; M. Russell P. Kerr on 6 Jan 1945, he died in Apr. 1971; Fa.: Roy Guis; Mo.: Nina Barrow; Survived by three sons: Russell W. Kerr of Jacksonville, Robert L. Kerr of Jacksonville and Lindell L. Cox of Wood River; one daughter: Mrs. Robert (Lillie M.) Havlin of Jacksonville; one brother: Lynn Guis of White Hall; one sister, Mardell Guis of White Hall; six grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by one brother.

KERR, Martha (Compton); b. 22 Nov 1924, Macomb, IL; d. 1 Jul 1993, Springfield, IL; Bur.: Mt. Sterling City Cem.; M. Eugene Kerr on 4 Sep 1948 in MO, he died in 1975; Fa.: Urias Compton; Mo.: Minnie Magelitz; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Ron (Mary) Proffitt of Literberry and Mrs. Tip (Marelyn) McCauley of Wheaton; four grandchildren; and one sister: Rose Compton of rural Bluffs; Preceded by one sister; Katherine Womack.

KERR, William S.; b. 19 Feb 1924, Rushville, IL; d. 2 Jul1988, Rushville, IL; bu.: Rushville City Cem.; M. (Not given); Resident of Rushville; formerly of Meredosia, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Fa.: Lewis J. Kerr; Mo.: Geneva Hammond; Survived by his mother of Rushville; two sons: James & Leon, both of Meredosia; one granddaughter; two brothers: John H., Wilmington, DE, Charles J. Of Rushville; two sisters, Virginia A. Corley of Marseilles and Betty J. Whalen of Springfield; Preceded by his father and one brother.

KERRAN, Etta (Scott); b. (not given, was 72 years of age at death); d. 2 Oct 1979, Peoria, IL; bur.: Bloomington, IL; Resident of Bloomington; formerly of Chapin; M. (not given), husband preceded in death in 1969; Fa.: Charles Scott; Mo.: Alice Polite; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. William (Gertrude) Bailey of Pekin; two grandsons; and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by three sisters; a brother; and a grandson.

KERSHAW, James Dwight; b. 5 Dec 1897, Concord, IL; d. 26 Sep 1984, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Concord Cem., Concord, IL; M. Mabel Standley (date & place not given), she died 10 Jun 1963; Fa.: John T. Kershaw; Mo.: Louise Sibert; Survived by two sons: Eugene Kershaw of Arenzville and Dale Kershaw of Springfield; a daughter, Mrs. Harold (Juanita) Stirckler of Clearwater, FL; three grand and four great-grandchildren; and a brother, Ted Kershaw of Keystone Heights, FL; Preceded by a brother.

KERSHAW, John Theodore "Ted"; b. 18 Sep 1909, Concord, IL; d. 25 Mar 1992, Gainesville, FL; Bur.: Concord Cem., Concord, IL; Resident of Keystone Heights, FL; formerly of Concord, IL; M. Marjorie Petefish on 13 May 1933 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: John T. Kershaw; Mo.; Louise Seibert; Survived by his wife; a daughter, Mona McAllister of Belleville; one grandson; and one great-grandson; Preceded by his parents and two brothers: Arthur and Dwight.

KERSKA, Marie (Domescik); b. 5 Aug 1898, Naushan, Germany; d. 27 Jul 1981, Browning, IL; Bur.: Beardstown Catholic Cem.; M. Frank Kerska on 30 Mar 1918 in Girard, KS, he died 2 Oct 1974; Fa.: Andrew Domescik; Mo.: Theresa Kaus; Surviving are a son, Francis Kerska of Bushnell; two daughters: Mrs. Betty Cassel of Stone Mountain, GA and Mrs. Lenore Boyd of Browning; a brother: Albert Domescil of Auburn; a sister, Stephine Martha of Houston, TX; eight grand and 11 great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by a son, John; a daughter, Theresa; and two brothers.

KESINGER, Carl R.; b. 12 Nov 1903, Wrights, IL; d. 21 Sep 1991, White Hall, Il; Bu.: White Hall Cem.; WWII Army Veteran; M. Dixie Marcum on 30 Apr 1946 in St. Genevieve, MO; Fa.: Benjamin Frederick Kesinger; Mo.: Fanny Robertson; Survived by his wife; one son, Marc of Los Angeles, CA; and two grandchildren; preceded by one brother, Merrill; three half-brothers: and one half-sister.

KESINGER, Darrel E. "Gene"; b. 1 Jul 1913, Greene Co., IL; d. 10 Mar 1982, Waverly, IL; bu.: Hickory Grove Cem.; M. (not stated); Fa.: John B. Kesinger; Mo.: Mary Belle Featherstone; Survivors include his children: Mrs. Robert (Thelma) Townsend of Los Angeles, CA, Darrell E. (Pete) Kesinger, Jr, Waverly, Fred Kesinger of Greenfield, Ronald L. Kesinger of Jacksonville, Mrs. Marvin (Hazel) Smith of Waverly, Mrs. Raymond (Sue) Smith of Franklin and Sandra Kay Kesinger of Jacksonville; 18 grand and three great-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Ruby Dunn, Mt. Sterling; Preceded in death by three sisters and three brothers.

KESINGER, Emma A. (Siebenmann); b. 5 Mar 1891, Hepler, KS; d. 28 Jun 1977, Jacksonville, IL; Bur.: Hickory Grove Cem., near Wrights, IL; M. George Mann Kesinger on 26 Nov 1914 in Jacksonville, IL, he died 14 Nov 1966; Fa.: Gottleib A. Siebenmann; Mo.: Marie Elizabeth Wentjen; Survived by two sons: Robert K. And George R., both of Jacksonville; seven grand and 13 great-grandchildren; Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

KESINGER, George R.; b. 16 Jul 1917, White Hall, IL; d. 17 Mar 1993, Jacksonville, IL; Bur.: Diamond Grove Cem.; M. Vivian Hart on 16 Oct 1937 in Bowling Green, MO; Fa.: George MN. Kesinger; Mo.: Emma A. Siebenmann; Survived by his wife; one son, G. Ronald Kesinger of Jacksonville; one daughter, Janet S. Sellers of Jacksonville; 12 grandchildren, including Michael Carpenter, who has been raised in the home for the last 9 years; 5 great-grandchildren; one brother: Robert L. Kesinger of Jacksonville; and several nieces and great nieces and great nephews; Preceded by one daughter: Carol Ann Carpenter.

KESINGER, Hattie O. (Rhodes); b. 20 Aug 1884, Greene Co., IL; d. 16 Oct 1982, Carrollton, IL; bu.: Hickory Grove Cem.; M. Benjamin R. Kesinger (date and place not given), he died in 1960; Fa.: William Rhodes; Mo.: Mary Ellen Batty; Survivors include one grandson; John Raffety of White Hall and one great-grandchild; Preceded in death by one daughter; one sister and five brothers.

KESINGER, Lucile (Henderson); b. 7 May 1913, Panama; d. 22 Aug 1991, rural Greenfield, IL; Bur.: Hickory Grove Cem., Wrights, IL; M. Harvey Kesinger on 4 Mar 1939 in St. Charles, MO; Fa.: Louis Henderson; Mo.: Evelyn Irene Forsythe; Survived by her husband; one sister, Mildred Irene Lewey of Wrights: four brothers: William Henderson of Wrights, Charles Louis Henderson of CA, Clifford Henderson of Aurora, CO and James Dwight Henderson of Decatur; and many nieces and nephews; Preceded by one sister, Pauline Burke.

KESINGER, Leota F. (Copley); b. 23 Sep 1921, Roodhouse, Il; d. 22 Nov 1989, Jacksonville, IL; Bur.: Hickory Grove Cem., Wrights, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Wrights, IL; M. Darrel "Gene" Kesinger in 1938 at Bowling Green, MO, he died 10 Mar 1982; Fa.: Fred Copley; Mo.: Sadie Mueller; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Marvin (Hazel) Smith of Waverly, Mrs. Raymond (Janet Sue) Smith of Franklin and Mrs. Steve (Sandra Kay) Seymour of Lynnville; three sons: Darrell E. "Pete" Kesinger Jr., Waverly, Fred Kesinger of Greenfield and Ronald L. Kesinger of Hillview; 17 grand and nine great-grandchildren; three sisters: Freda Walker, Marjorie Kesinger and Maxine Atkinson, all of Roodhouse; and three brothers: Carl of White Hall, James of Roodhouse and David Ross Copley of Jacksonville; Preceded by two sisters and a brother.

KESLER, Virginia Marie (Miller); b. 6 Sep 1921, Watseka, IL; d. 12 Jan 1977, Jacksonville, IL; Bur.: Watseka, IL; Resident of Woodson; formerly of Watseka; M. (not stated); Fa.: Bert Miller; Mo.: Stella Olson; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Jack (Sharon) Braden of Woodson and Mrs. Reah Menard of Watseka; ten grandchildren.

KESSELRING, Harry P.; b. 22 Nov 1903, Rawlins Co., KS; d. 25 May 1993, Springfield, IL; bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; Resident of Springfield; formerly of Ashland; M. Lorene Lucy Fisher on 15 Apr 1930 in Colby, KS; Fa.: Phillip D. Kesselring; Mo.: Mary Trumbo; Survived by three sons: Harley P., Neal James and Royce Dean, all of Ashland; two daughters: Velma Lorene Jesse of Kansas City, KS and Mrs. Wayne (Karen) Lerwick of Albin, WY; 13 grand and eight great-grandchildren; a sister; Ruth Kesselring of Wichita, KS; Preceded by two brothers; two sisters; and a granddaughter.

KESSELRING, Lorene L. (Fisher); b. 7 Dec 1911, Centralia, KS; d. 14 Jun 1994, Virginia, IL; Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; M. Harry P. Kesselring on 15 Apr 1930 in Colby, KS, he died 25 May 1993; Fa.: J. W. Fisher; Mo.: Ella Evans; Survived by three sons: Harley P. Kesselring, Neal James Kesselring and Royce Dean Kesselring, all of Ashland; two daughters: Velma Lorene Jesse of Kansas City, KS and Mrs. Wayne (Karen Joy) Lerwick of Albin, WY; 13 grand and eight great-grandchildren; one sister, Bessie VanMater of Burlingame, KS; and one half-sister, Dorothy Fisher of Kansas City, MO; Preceded by one granddaughter; one brother; two sisters; and one half-brother.

KESSINGER, Bessie A. (Wade); b. 3 Apr 1906, Pike Co., IL; d. 22 Jan 1986, Florence, IL; bu.: Blue River Cem., Pike Co., IL; M. Cecil Kessinger on 19 Apr 1922 in Pittsfield, IL, he died 14 Jan 1972; Fa.: Thomas Wade; Mo.: Margaret Dolbow; Survived by one sister, Ina Rea of Pittsfield; Preceded by two sons; one daughter; four brothers: Owen, Roy, Harvey and Peter Ellis Wade; and three sisters: Stella Jones, Ellen Holder and Grace Wade.

KESSINGER, Clinton Reed; b. 14 Sep 1921, Hillview, IL; d. 1 Jan 1984, Alton, IL; Bu.: Pine Tree Cem., near Patterson, IL; Resident of Elsah; formerly of Hillview, IL; M. Jean E. Price on 2 Feb 1974 at Elsah, IL; 21 year Navy Veteran; Fa.: Clinton Reed Kessinger; Mo.: Nettie Irene Owens; Survived by his wife, along with a son, Steven Paul Kessinger, Alton; three step-children: Sherry Price-Wiese, Alton, Susan Jeanine Simpson of Warrenton, MO and Gary R. Price of St. Louis, MO; a sister: Mrs. Lucille Bradford of Hillview and six grandchildren; Preceded in death by a sister.

KESSINGER, Dorothy (Bourn); b. 11 Dec 1902, near Jacksonville, IL; d. 24 Aug 1991, Springfield, IL; bu.: Oak Hill Cem., Springfield, IL; M. (not stated); FA.: William Bourn; Mo.: Mary M. Eiler; Survived by a son: Jan T. Kessinger of Springfield; two granddaughters; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by a grandson; two sisters; and seven brothers.

KESSINGER, Ellen (Saint); b. (date not given); d. 4 Feb 1995, Springfield, IL; bur.: Oak Hill Cem., Springfield, IL; M. Winifred Kessinger on 14 Jul 1929 in Pittsfield, IL, he died in 1964; Fa.: Walter Saint; Mo.: Gertrude (maiden not given); Survived by one son, Winifred Earl Kessinger of Johnson City, TN; one daughter, Betty E. Wilson of Springfield; five grand, 11 great-grand and two great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by one sister, Josephine LaRocque; and two sons: David Eugene Kessinger in 1960 and Lewis Edward Kessinger in 1990.

KESSINGER, Grace V. (Guthrie); b. (date not given), Wrights, Il; d. 21 Apr 1982, White Hall, IL; Bur.: Hickory Grove Cem., Wrights, IL; M. Curtis Carl Kessinger on 2 Sep 1902 in Wrights, Il, he died in 1936; Fa.: Dudley Guthrie; Mo.: Eliza Jackson; Survivors include five daughters: Mrs. Michael (Evelyn) Mottola and Mrs. Archie (Edna) Wong, both of Kingman, AZ; Mrs. John (Almeda) Raffety of White Hall; Mrs. Charles (Hester) Gier and Mrs. Anthony (Irma) Canal, both of St. Louis, MO; one son, Charles Kessinger of Wrights; three grandchildren and several great-grandchildren and five great-great grandchildren; Preceded in death by two daughters and three sisters.

KESSINGER, Lewis Edward; b. 2 Sep 1931, Winchester, IL; d. 5 Feb 1990, Springfield, IL; Bur.: Brush Creek Cem., Divernon, IL; Korean War Veteran; Resident of Divernon; M. Barbara Dennis on 1 May 1954; Fa.: Winfred Elbert Kessinger; Mo.: Ellen Saint; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Brenda Jane Wilson of El Paso and Debra Jean Braun of Divernon; five grandchildren; his mother of Springfield; a brother, Winfred E. Kessinger of John City, TN; a sister, Betty Wilson of Springfield; several nieces and nephews and cousins; preceded by his father and a brother, David Eugene.

KESSINGER, Paul D.; b. 5 Dec 1923, Walkerville, Greene Co., IL; d. 25 Mar 1966, Pittsfield, IL; bur.: Shearer Cem., New Canton, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of New Canton; M. Catherine Kramer on 13 Jul 1978 in Barry, IL; Fa.: William Kessinger; Mo.: Myrtle Suttles; Survived by his wife; two sons: Charles Kessinger of White Hall and Paul David Kessinger of Center, MO; two daughters: Louise Barnd of White Hall and Victoria McAdams of Palmyra; eight grand and three great-grand children; one brother, Edward Kessinger of Alpaugh, CA; and two sisters, Mary Probes of Palmyra and Darline of Roodhouse.

KESSLER, Damon L.; b. 26 Jan 1971, Rushville, Il; d. 23 Jun 1991, east of Rushville, IL; Bu.: Rushville City Cem.; Fa.: Robert D. Kessler; Mo.: Gloria Fuqua; Survived by his father of Astoria; his mother, Gloria J. Clayton of Merritt Island, FL; maternal grandparents: Lozelle and June Fuqua of rushville; paternal grandmother, Ferne E. Kessler of Astoria; one brother: Kyle P. Clayton of Rushville; and one sister, Kelly D. Kessler of Rushville; Preceded by his paternal grandfather; Clinton E. Kessler.

KESSLER, Laura (Summers); b. 5 Apr 1890, Clifton Hall, MO; d. 21 May 1976, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Macon, MO; M. Jacob A. Kessler in 1914, he died in1966; Fa.: L. Monroe Summers; Mo.: Effie Ella Kimbrough; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Eugene (Charlotte) McDaniel of Jacksonville; a granddaughter, Mrs. David (Sheryl) Breed of Los Angeles, CA; and a great-granddaughter.

KESSLER, Lois Edith (DePositer); b. 1 May 1901, White Hall, IL; d. 2 Oct 1995, Jerseyville, IL; Bur.: White Hall, IL; Resident of Jerseyville; M. Floyd E. Kessler on 30 Nov 1925 in Astoria, IL, he died 13 Jul 1963; Fa.: William Alonzo DePositer; Mo.: Nettie Retherford; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Louis (Theda) Harr of Carrollton; a son, Larry Kessler of Courtland; six grand and nine great-grandchildren; Preceded by a son, Robert D.; a grandson; and a sister: Lela Staples.

KESSLER, Mary E.; b. 10 Apr 1912, Glen Carbon, IL; d. 28 Mar 1976, St. Clair Co., IL; Bur.: Lakeview Memorial Gardens, Belleville, IL; M. Elmer Kessler on 8 Feb 1930; Parents (not given); Survived by her husband; two children, Mrs. L. H. (Carol) Schuster of Jacksonville and a son, David, of Freeburg; five grandchildren; four brothers and four sisters.

KESSLER, Ruth E. (Thompson); b. 20 Nov 1915, Alton, IL; d. 17 Feb 1993, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Upper Alton Cem., Alton, IL; WWII WAAC Veteran; M. Harry A. Kessler on 3 Nov 1951 at Alton, IL, he died in 1972; Fa.: Robert H. Thompson; Mo.: Sylvia Hambleton; Survived by several nieces and nephews, including Ruth C. Kassebaum and Laurence H. Gent, both of Jacksonville; Preceded by four brothers and one sister.

KESTERSON, Glennial "Glenn"; b. 10 Jul 1912, Scott Co., IL; d. 7 Jul 1981, Jacksonville, IL; Bur.: Winchester City Cem.; Resident of Bluffs, IL; M. Marie Hoots on 3 Aug 1932 in Pittsfield, IL; Fa.: Harvey Kesterson; Mo.: Annis Bunch; Survived by his wife; Six children: Mrs. Donald (Doris) Nicholson of Alsey, Glennial Richard Kesterson of rural Franklin, Mrs. Pearl "Peggy" Kline of Kalamazoo, MI, Charles "Gene" Kesterson of Jacksonville, Mrs. John (Sharon) Hutton of Bluffs and Mrs. Dick (Carolyn) Dawdy of Winchester; 25 grand and 3 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Jack (Shirley) Welch and Mrs. Melvin (Margaret) Christain, both of Bluffs; Preceded by a daughter, Judith; a sister, Vera Stanberry and a brother, Vance.

KETNER, Albyn L.; b. 5 Jul 1917, Murrayville, IL; d. 7 Feb 1983, Hot Springs, AR; Bu.: Crestview Memorial Park, Hot Springs, AR; M. Genevieve Brown on 20 Oct 1969; WWII Veteran; Surviving are his wife; and two sisters: Mary Helen Kramer of Beardstown an Marguerita Beely of Kansas City, KS.

KESTERSON, Harvey; b. 13 Jul 1944, Scott Co., IL; d. 30 Jan 1993, Springfield, IL; bur.: Hillcrest Cem., near Bluffs, IL; Resident of rural Meredosia; Army Veteran; M. Betty Hutton on 29 Oct 1967 in Bluffs, IL; Fa.: Leland Vance Kesterson; Mo.: June Merriman; Survived by his wife; his mother of Scott Co.; one brother: Leland Vance Kesterson of Bluffs; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by his father.

KESTERSON, June (Merriman); b. 15 Sep 1923, Oxville, IL; d. 11 Apr 1994, Jacksonville, IL; Bur.: Hillcrest Cem., Bluffs, IL; M. L. Vance Kesterson on 11 May 1944 in Oxville, IL, he died 5 Jul 1979; Fa.: Archie Merriman; Mo.: Nina Morris; Survived by one son, Leland V. (wife, Mary) Kesterson of Bluffs; one daughter-in-law, Betty Kesterson of rural Meredosia; two grandchildren; four brothers: Dean, John, Donald and James Merriman, all of Bluffs; four sisters: Delmo Burger of Jacksonville, Betty Reed of Bluffs, Marjorie Kirkham of Jacksonville and Patricia Sheley of Springfield; Preceded by her parents and one son, Harvey Kesterson.

KESTERSON, L. Vance; b. 8 Nov 1920, Scott Co., IL; d. 5 Jul 1979, Jacksonville, IL; Bur.: Hillcrest Cem., near Bluffs, IL; M. June Merriman on 10 May 1943; WWII Veteran; Fa.: Harvey Kesterson; Mo.: Annis Bunch; Survived by his wife; two sons: Leland of Bluffs and Harvey of Woodson; two sisters: Marguerite Christianson and Shirley Welch, both of Bluffs; a brother: Glenn of Bluffs; and two grandchildren; Preceded by a sister, Verna Stainsby.

KESTERSON, Minnie M. (Hock); b. 21 Aug 1912, Terre Coupee, IN; d. 24 Jul 1984, Barry, IL; Bur.: Highland Garden of Memories, Belvidere, IL; Resident of Griggsville, IL; M. (1) Carl Roberts, he preceded her in death; (2) Clarence Kesterson on 12 Jun 1965 in Belvidere, IL, he died 10 Oct 1966; Fa.: Charles H. Hock; Mo.: Minnie Pavlak; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Claude (Sharon) Smith of Griggsville; one grandson; four granddaughters; two great-granddaughters; and two sisters; Preceded in death by her husband, two sons and several sisters and brothers.

KETNER, Jeanette; b. France; d. 6 Dec 1983, Quincy, IL; bu.: Murrayville Cem., Murrayville, IL; M. Mervin Ketner, he preceded her in death: Parents (not given); Survived by a sister-in-law: Mrs. Faye Evemeyer of Jacksonville.

KETRING, Ivan W.; b. 30 Nov 1923, Arba, IN; d. 25 Jul 1995, Jacksonville, IL; Bur.: Jacksonville East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; WWII Army Veteran; M. Nancy Clay on 25 Apr 1953 in Waco, TX; Fa.: Everett Ketring; Mo.: Ethel Tharp; Survived by four sons: Mike Ketring of NY, William Ketring of Charlotte, NC, Roy Ketring and Kenneth Ketring, both of Elyria, OH; one daughter, Patricia Horst of Omaha, NE; several grandchildren; one brother: Reed Ketring (wife, Mary) of Detour Village, MI; five sisters: Mrs. Henry (Thelma) Wise of Winchester, IN, Mrs. Ray (Martha) Harrison of Richmond, IN, Mrs. Robert (Bernice) Worch of Lady Lake, FL and Mrs. Tom (Joan) Knoll of Lynn, IN; several nieces and nephews; and a friend, Olive Smith, with whom he had his home; Preceded by two brothers: Arthur Lloyd and Harley Ketring; and a sister, Pauline Ketring.

KEY, Elie Samson; b. 28 Oct 1900, Clay Co. TN; d. 29 May 1986, Jacksonville, IL; Bur.; Pine Tree Cem., near Patterson, IL; Resident of White Hall, IL; M. Dorothy Davis on 12 Nov 1946 in Decatur, IL; Fa.: Jackson Key; Mo.: Lidi (no maiden given); Survived by his wife; four sons: Robert and John, both of Christopher, and Richard and Rock, both of White Hall; two daughters: Mrs. Marvin (Cheryl) Sanders of NM and Mrs. Alan (Darlene) Brainerd of Woodson; 16 grand and 21 great-grandchildren; Preceded by one son.

KEYES, Grace (Mellen); b. 26 Mar 1891, Roodhouse, IL; d. 4 Jan 1986, White Hall, IL; Bur.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; M. Alva William Keyes on 14 Oct 1914 in Roodhouse, IL, he died 29 Oct 1959; Fa.: James Mellen; Mo.: Mary Whistman; Survived by one son, Eugene of San Antonio, TX; two grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by two sisters and three brothers; (Member Jacksonville DAR)

KEYES, L. Isabell "Belle" (Downs); b. 16 Jun 1924, Woodville, IL; d. 27 Jan 1993, Ashland, IL; Bur.: Ashland City Cem., Ashland, IL; M. Clifford T. Keyes on 9 Nov 1940 in St. Charles, MO; Fa.: Everett Downs; Mo.: Velma Hunter; Survived by her husband; a son, Les Keyes of Ashland; two daughters: Mrs. Edwin (Caroline) McNeal of Ashland and Mrs. Dennis (Kathy) Smock of Pleasant Plains; four grand and three great-grandchildren; a brother: Georg Downs of Thermopolis, WY; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by three sons: Theodore Edward Keyes and twin sons in infancy; and one brother: Glenn Downs.

KEYES, Marshall S.; b. (date not given), Springfield, IL; d. 3 Apr 1992, Springfield, IL; Bur.: Mt. Sterling City Cem.; M. Velma Stipp on 4 Jan 1937 in Kankakee, IL; Fa.: Matthew Keyes; Mo.: Mabel Marshall; Survived by his wife; one daughter, Mrs. Mel (Ruth) Rademacker of Green Valley; one son, Robert Keyes of New Berlin; two grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; six step-great-grandchildren; one niece; and one nephew; Preceded by his parents and one brother: Charles.

KEYS, Russell O.; b. 26 Jan 1907; d. 7 Oct 1991, Pittsfield, IL; Bur.: Blue River Cem., Detroit, IL; M. Ruth Marie Ellis on 24 Oct 1936 in Detroit, IL; Fa.: Charles Keys; Mo.: Eva Johnston; Survived by his wife; one son, Charles R. of Mountain Home, AR; one daughter, Carolyn M. Hess of Rockford; four grandchildren; Preceded by one brother.

KEYS, Ruth Marie (Ellis); b. 26 Jan 1913, Detroit, IL; d. 11 Jan 1996, Rockford, IL; Bur.: Blue River Cem., near Detroit, IL; M. Russell Owens Keys on 24 Oct 1936 in Detroit, IL, he died 7 Oct 1991; Fa.: Charles Ellis; Mo.: Lenna Scarborough; Survived by one daughter, Mrs. George (Carolyn) Hess of Rockford; one son, Charles Robert Keys of Deering, MO; four grandchildren; one brother: Dr. Claude I. Ellis of Traver City, MI; and several cousins; Preceded by one sister, Grace Howlett.


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