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.


KIBBAT, Vera L. (McCleery) Holt; b. 25 Jun 1919, Adams Co., IL; d. 27 Jan 1987, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Baylis Cem., Baylis, IL; Resident of Pleasant Hill, IL; M. (1) Dick Holt; (2) Ed Kibbat, he preceded her in death; Fa.: George McCleery; Mo.: Pearl Holmes; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Peggy Hill of Pleasant Hill and Mrs. Patsy White of rural Nebo; four grand and five great-grandchildren; and a brother, Truman McCleery of Baylis.

KIBLER, Albert F.; b. 24 Apr 1911, Altkirch, France; d. 17 Jul 1996, Barry, IL; Bu.: Park Lawn Cem., Barry, IL; M. Emelyne H. Behague on 15 Jun 1935 in Montbeliard, France; Fa.: Alphonse Kibler; Mo.: Anne Marie Louise Becker; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Wilburn (Nicole) Welch of Barry and Mrs. Dr. John (Brigitte) Helzel of Charlotte, VT; five rand and five great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Marie Huber and Anna Rose Kibler, both of Colmar, France; Preceded by one sister.

KICK, Calvin H.; b. 30 Apr 1891, Vergennes, IL; d. 29 Nov 1979, Edwardsville, IL; Bu.: Horse Creek Cem., Pawnee, IL; Resident of Palmyra, IL; M. Annie Trotter, date and place not given; Fa.: George Kick; Mo.: Izella Woodward; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Audrey Muir of Springfield and Wilma Lamper of Edwardsville; two sons: Kenneth of Riverton and James of Fair Oaks, CA; a brother, Dewey of Monmouth; 13 grand and 11 great-grandchildren; Preceded by a grandchild.

KIEBACH, Larry Lee; b. 28 Aug 1941, Peoria, IL; d. 21 Jun 1993, Griggsville, IL; Bu.: (not given); M. (not stated); Fa.: Peter Kiebach; Mo.: Beatrice M. Tribbett; Survived by his mother of Griggsville; a daughter; three sons; five grandchildren; three sisters: Joyce Brown of Griggsville, Rosalie Green of Mackinaw and Carroll Cunningham of Peoria; two brothers: Jack Kiebach of Okeechobee Lake, FL and Ronald Kiebach of Spring Bay.; Preceded by his father.

KIEL, Raymond H.; b. 12 Oct 1922, Meppen, IL; d. 16 Mar 1996, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Pittsfield, IL; WWII Marine Veteran; Resident of rural Rockport, IL; M. Audrey L. Hillen on 30 Aug 1947 in Brussels, IL; Fa.: Bernard Kiel; Mo.: Margaret Bussen; Survived by his wife; six sons: Raymond Kiel of Bowling Green, MO, Ralph Kiel of Long Beach, CA, Russell Kiel of Monroe City, MO, Roger Kiel of Rockport, Rodney Kiel of Rockport and Ronnie Kiel of Tacoma, WA; seven grandchildren; two brothers; Elmer Kiel of Meppen and Harry Kiel of Hardin; and one sister: Marcella McGee of Hardin; Preceded by one brother, Melvin Kiel.

KIELY, Josephine P.; b. 22 Jul 1902, Springfield, IL; d. 19 May 2992, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Springfield, IL; Fa.: John Kiely; Mo.: Mary Ellen Girard; Survived by one sister: Bertha Kiely Curry of Springfield; one brother: Lawrence Kiely of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two brothers and seven sisters.

KIENTZLE, August Patrick "Gus"; b. 9 Jun 1892, Pittsfield, IL; d. 1 Aug 1981, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Pittsfield, IL; WWI Veteran; M. (1) Loretta McGreevy on 7 Jul 1925, Pittsfield, IL, she died 26 Feb 1926; (2) Helen McGreevy on 27 Jan 1940 in Pittsfield, IL; Fa.: Henry Kientzle; Mo.: Lucy McGary; Surviving are his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Loretta Arbuckle, Latrobe, PA; a granddaughter, Mrs. Terri Gross; Preceded in death by three brothers and three sisters.

KIENTZLE, Helen F. (McGreevy); b. 20 Nov 1895, Martinsburg, IL; d. 5 Jun 1922, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Pittsfield, IL; M. Augustus Kientzle, (date not given) in Pittsfield, IL, he died 1 Aug 1981; Fa.: William McGreevy; Mo.: Agnes McKenna; Survived by one daughter: Loretta Arbuckle of Latrope, PA; one granddaughter; and two sisters: Isabel McCartney and Mary McGreevy, both of Pittsfield; Preceded by two sisters: Lorette and Carrie; and one brother, William.

KIGER, Grace (Fortner); b. 5 May 1908, Wyoming, IL; d. 5 Aug 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Jacksonville East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. William Henry Kiger in 1922, he died in 1940; Fa.: Lewis M. Fortner; Mo.: Mary L. Gaddy; Survived by two sons: William Kiger of Kankakee and Clarence Michael Welch; two godsons: Marc and Lloyd Robson, both of Jacksonville; eight grand and 13 great-grandchildren; a brother: James Albert Christison of Jacksonville; and a sister, Martha Davis of Rock Island; Preceded by two brothers and a sister.

KILBY, Margery Elizabeth (Higginson); b. 6 Apr 1899, Cass Co., IL; d. 24 Jun 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Walnut Ridge Cem., Virginia, IL; Resident of Virginia, IL; M. Glenn Matlock Kilby on 11 Jun 1924 in St. Louis, MO, he died 12 May 1949; Fa.: William John Higginson; Mo.: Mary Ellen Unland; Survived by a son: William S., of Virginia; five grandchildren: Mrs. Glenda Perry of Petersburg, Deborah Kilby of Virginia, Mrs. Nancy Smith of Ashland, William R. and Robert T. of Virginia; and three great-grandchildren: Heather Perry of Petersburg and Joshua and Shannon Smith of Ashland; Preceded by a son, Robert Ellsworth on 27 Nov 1955; and a brother, William Ledru on 10 Jun 1981.

KILHAM, Helen (Vinson); b. 28 Feb 1908, Tunnel Hill, MO; d. 23 Oct 1986, Hannibal, MO; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Hannibal, MO; M. Gene B. Kilham on 30 Jun 1933 in Virginia, IL; Fa.: Allen Vinson; Mo.: Alphia Lenon; Survived by her husband; a son, Gene B. Kilham Jr., Barrington; three grandchildren; and two sisters: Alene Renner of Collinsville and Mrs. Alphia Quy of Jacksonville.

KILL, Shirley O. (Hinchee); b. 28 Nov 1932, Beverly, IL; d. 29 Jul 1990, Quincy, IL; Bu.: Park Lawn Cem., Barry, IL; Resident of Barry, IL; M. Charles Kill on 14 May 1952 in Kingston, IL; Fa.: Elvin Hinchee; Mo.: Bernice Kelly; Survived by her husband; her parents; three children: Mrs. Herb (Julia) Batson of Quincy, Mrs. Roger (Joyce) Perry of Geneseo and Alan Kill of Barry; two grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Melvin (Eleanor) Henning and Mrs. Loraine (Eunice) Funk, both of Liberty.

KILLAM, Edward L. Jr.; b. 17 Aug 1920, Jacksonville, IL; d. 14 Nov 1993, Palm Springs, CA; Bu.: (not given); Army Veteran (1942-1944); M. Lois Handy on 23 Jan 1943 (place not given); Parents (not given); Resident of Palm Springs, formerly of Jacksonville, IL; Survived by his wife of Palm Springs; one daughter: Suellen Casson of Jacksonville; one son, Edward Killam III of Rancho Mirage, CA; two grand and two great-grandchildren; and one sister: Mardelle Voigt of Ankeny, IA.

KILLAM, Grace A. (Fearneyhough); b. 21 May 1905, Morgan Co., IL; d. 27 Nov 1993, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Liberty Cem., west of Jacksonville, IL; M. J. Robert Killam on 15 Dec 1949 in Jacksonville, IL, he died 11 Sep 1972; Fa.: Walter Fearneyhough; Mo.: Hattie Scholfield; Survived by two stepsisters: Frances Sparger of Jacksonville and Aileen Maddox of Brne, IN; several nieces and nephews; Preceded by three brothers: Oran W. Fearneyhough, Fred Fearneyhough and Clarence Fearneyhough; and a sister: Hattie Mae Morris.

KILHAM, Gene B.; b. 8 Oct 1907, Virginia, IL; d. 16 Oct 1993, Hannibal, MO; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Hannibal; formerly of Jacksonville, IL; M. Helen Vinson on 30 Jun 1933 in Virginia, IL, she died 23 Oct 1986; Fa.: Joseph E. Kilham; Mo.: Luella Beckum; Survived by one son: Gene (Sally) B. Kilham Jr of Barrington; three grand and two step-grandchildren; and three step-great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by two sisters: Alpha Guy and Donna Floreth.

KILLAM, Gertrude R. (Marshall); b. 17 Sep 1899, Brighton, IL; d. 8 Jan 1991, Carlinville, IL; Bu.: Gilead Baptist Cem., Hettick, IL; Resident of Hettick, IL; M. Sam Killam (not date or place given), he died 11 Mar 1975; Fa.: John H. Marshall; Mo.: Dora Belle Woolsey; Survived by one daughter: Dora Emde of Hagaman; one son: Monroe Moore of Hettick; three grandsons: four great-grandchildren; and one sister: Eunice Rogers of Alton.

KILLAM, Harry L.; b. 11 Jun 1903, Morgan Co., IL; d. 21 Sep 1990, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Liberty Cem.; Resident of Chapin, IL; M. Grace Boddy on 26 Aug 1925 in Morgan Co., IL; Fa.: Fred S. Killam; Mo.: Margaret Headen; Survived by his wife; one son: Fred J. Killam of Jacksonville; a granddaughter: Mrs. Paul (Candy) Kaufmann of Chesterfield, MO; and one grandson: Bill Killam of Lake Forest.

KILLAM, Irene (Massey); b. 5 Oct 1885, Jacksonville, IL; d. 18 Dec 1982, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Denby Killam on 17 Oct 1918, he died 18 Sep 1947; Fa.: H. H. Massey; Mo.; Jane Hunt; Survivors include three nieces: Mrs. Sarah Jane Priepot of Winchester, Mrs. Pauline Sadler of Waverly and Mrs. E. Irene Taylor of Jacksonville; She was the last of her immediate family; Preceded in death by one brother and three sisters.

KILLAM, Pearl (Bowlds); b. 19 Jun 1889, Carmi, IL; d. 19 May 1977, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Liberty Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Chapin; M. Samuel Killam on 13 Aug 1921 in Jerseyville, IL, he died 29 Jan 1962; Fa.: John Michael Bowlds; Mo.: Julia Mcdonald; Survived by a son: John Alfred of Jacksonville; two daughters: Mrs. Dean (Angela) Guthrie of Evanston and Mrs. Larry (Ruth) Martinez of Las Animas, CO; a step-daughter: Mrs. Allen G. (Irene) McCullough of Winchester; four grand and two great-grandchildren; three sisters: Mrs. Ursula Hines of Salem, Mrs. Bernice Goeltz of Port Hueneme, CA and Mrs. Opal Strehlo of Spring Valley, WI; and a brother: Lawrence E. Bowlds of Port Hueneme, CA; Preceded by three grandchildren, two brothers and five sisters.

KILLEBREW, Betty M. (Schofield); b. 20 Feb 1946, Shelby Co., MO; d. 10 Nov 1991, Lincoln, IL; Bu.: Union Cem., Lincoln, IL; Resident of Lincoln, IL; M. James Killebrew on 5 Aug 1927 in Lincoln, IL; Fa.: Harold Schofield; Mo.: Katie Ridge; Survived by her husband: three sons: Stanley, Michael and Christopher; and a daughter: Heather, all at home; three brothers: Harold of Beaver Dam, WI, Bobby of Lamont, MO and Don Schofield of Columbia, MO; and one sister; Emmalyn Hawkins of Bethel, MO; Preceded by her parents.

KILLEBREW, Daisy Clark (Vestel); b. 2 May 1914, Hillview, IL; d. 4 Dec 1990, Clayton, MO; Bu.: Pine Tree Cem., Patterson, IL; Resident of Roodhouse, IL; M. (1) A.E. "Gene" Clark on 13 Jan 1935 at Patterson, IL, he died 17 May 1970; (2) T. Randall Killebrew on 10 Sep 1975 in Winchester, IL; Fa.: Jesse Vestel; Mo.: Etna Romine; Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mrs. Jim (Sharon) Ransom of New Bury Port, MA and Mrs. Dean (Barbara) Moore of Arnold, MO; a stepson: Randall A. Killebrew of Petersburg; three grandchildren: Tammy Jimison of Springfield, Jodi Hubbs of St. Louis, MO & Jami Whalen of Norwood, MA; three stepgrandchildren; three great-grandchildren: Shawna Rose, Kendra Hubbs and Christopher Jimison; two brothers: Claude of Roodhouse and Carl of White Hall; and three sisters: Bessie Nagle and Bertha Steelman, both of Roodhouse, and Romina Russell of Holts Summit, MO; Preceded by four brothers: John C., Clarence M., and Cloyd and Lloyd in infancy.

KILLEBREW, Deborah (Sherwin); b. 22 Jul 1898, Scott Co., IL; d. 16 Sep 1985, Winchester, IL; Bu.: (not given); Resident of Glasgow, IL; M. William L. Killebrew on 21 Jul 1919 in Winchester, IL, he died in 1975; Fa.: William Sherwin; Mo.: Sophia Wilson; Survived by two daughters: Dorothy Haldane of Berwyn and Vera Schertz of Eureka; two sons: Glenn Killebrew of Tolondo and Russell Killebrew of Greeley, CO; eight grand and seven great-grandchildren; two brothers-in-law: Howard Killebrew and Sam Killebrew, both of rural Winchester; and two nephews: Earl Peek of Jacksonville and Bill Peek of Winchester; Preceded by a sister: Lucy Peek; and a brother, Tom Sherwin.

KILLEBREW, Elsie Marie (Evans); b. 3 Sep 1909; d. 22 Dec 1995, Winchester, IL; Bu.: Glasgow, IL; Resident of Glasgow, IL; M. Samuel Killebrew in 1927; Fa.: Charles Bruce Evans; Mo.: Artie Della Franklin; Survived by her husband; two sons: Sam Killebrew of Glasgow and Larry Killebrew of Mesa, AZ; five grand and three great-grandchildren; Preceded by five brothers; and one grandson.

KILLEBREW, Faye (Ranson); b. 14 Sep 1897, Pike Co., IL; d. 2 Feb1982, Barry, IL; Bu.: Pittsfield West Cem.; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; M. Charles E. Killebrew on 21 Nov 1920 in Martinsburg, IL, he died 25 Nov 1972; Fa.: Grant Ransom; Mo.: Dora Mae Bowers; Survivors include one son: Dale Killebrew; and one daughter: Mrs. Helen Loyd, both of Pittsfield; seven grand and 10 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Elmer (Fern) Stickman and Miss Edna Ransom, both of Pittsfield.

KILLEBREW, Harold L.; b. 20 May 1908, Hillview, IL; d. 12 Jul 1992, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Pine Tree Cem., near Patterson, IL; Resident of rural Hillview, IL; M. Mildred Bryant on 14 Aug 1929 in Hillview, IL; Fa.: Robert Killebrew; Mo.: Julia C. Manger; Survived by his wife; one son: Ronald Killebrew of Patterson; two grand and three great-grandchildren; Preceded by two sons: James Killebrew and Kenneth Killebrew; one brother: Bill Killebrew; and three sisters: Grace Jarvis, Clara Graham and Ada Moore.

KILLEBREW, Howard Edwin "Curly"; b. 29 Jul 1908, Scott Co., IL; d. 16 Apr 1986, Glasgow, IL; Bu.: Glasgow Cem., Glasgow, IL; WWII Veteran; Fa.: Thomas "Kaiser" Killebrew; Mo.: Ethel Miller; Survived by a brother: Samuel L of Winchester; Preceded by three brothers: Charles, William and Robert; and one sister: Florence Schafer.

KILLEBREW, Isabella (Smock); b. 30 May 1914, Murrayville, IL; d. 28 Jan 1987, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Murrayville Cem.; Resident of Murrayville, IL; M. James A. Killebrew on 12 Nov 1934 in Murrayville, IL; Fa.: Troy Smock; Mo.: Lena Harney; Survived by her husband: three daughters: Mrs. Carl (Helen) Roach of Murrayville, Mrs. Dorothy Riffey of Manhattan, KS, and Mrs. Richard (Martha) Schofield of Moline; a son: John A. Of Waverly; six brothers: Richard of Springfield, Frank of Murrayville, Orville of Naples, Charles of Jacksonville, Robert of Murrayville, Gene of Mt. Sterling; two sisters: Louise Ashbaker and Leta Mae White of Mt. Sterling; 13 grand and 13 great-grandchildren; Preceded by a sister and a grandchild.

KILLEBREW, James Albert; b. 9 Jan 1912, Hillview, IL; d. 19 Apr 1992, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Murrayville City Cem., Murrayville, IL; Resident of Murrayville, IL; M. Isabella Smock on 12 Nov 1934 in Murrayville, IL, she died 28 Jan 1987; Fa.: Edgar Killebrew; Mo.: Frances Odette Dyer; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Carl (Helen) Roach of Murrayville, Mrs. Richard (Martha) Schofield of Colona and Mrs. Bud (Dorothy) Beckley of Manhattan, KS; a son: John A. Killebrew of Waverly; 13 grand and several great-grandchildren; and four sisters: Clarise Wells of Nortonville, Fern Clayton of Murrayville, Florence Blimling of Athensville and Lelia Raiford of Georgetown, TX; Preceded by two grandchildren; a brother: Edgar Killebrew; and a sister: Nellie Ambler.

KILLEBREW, Mabel (Hoskins); b. 6 Apr 1908, Hillview, IL; d. 8 Jul 1992, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.; Pine Tree Cem., Patterson, IL; Resident of Hillview, IL; M.: Turner Killebrew on 16 Apr 1925 in Pittsfield, IL, he died 8 Jan 1982; Fa.: Joe Hoskins; Mo.: Lucy Pruitt; Survived by two sons: Joe and Bob A. Killebrew, both of Hillview; one daughter: Cuma Swan of Hardin; 13 grand, 25 great-grand and five great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by two brothers: Roy and Harry Hoskins; two sisters: Ina Cox and Ethel Turner; and one daughter: Martha Hahn.

KILLEBREW, Michael L.; b. (date not given), Jacksonville, IL, he was 34 years of age at the time of death; d. 8 Jul 1992, AZ; Bu.: (not given); Fa.: Larry Killebrew; Mo.; Shirley Sweeten; Resident of Mesa, AZ; Survived by his parents of Mesa, AZ, formerly of Scott County and Jacksonville; a brother: James of Scottsdale, AZ; two grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Sam L. Killebrew of Glasgow; an uncle: Sam R. (wife, Reta) Killebrew of rural Winchester; a great uncle: Dale Franklin Evans (wife, Jean) of Meredosia; and three cousins.

KILLEBREW, Randall A.; b. 11 Aug 1935, Glasgow, IL; d. 8 May 1995, Springfield, IL; Bu.: (cremated); Navy Veteran; Resident of Springfield; formerly of Petersburg; M. Sue Ann Coultas on 8 Jun 1959 in Las Vegas, NV; Fa.: Theodore R. Killebrew; Mo.: Verna Abrams; Survived by his wife; three daughters; Mrs. Jim (Ellen) Kelleher of Chicago, Mrs. Steve (Sarah) Bowman of Bloomington and Leslie Killebrew of Champaign; three grandchildren; two step-sisters: Sharon Ransom of Newburyport, MA and Barbara Moore of Arnold, MO; Preceded by one grandson.

KILLEBREW, Robert Wiley; b. 12 Jul 1911, Scott Co., IL; d. 11 Mar 1982, Alsey, IL; Bu.: Bowers Cem., near Alsey, IL; M. Viola Hepworth on 28 Jul 1945; Fa.: Thomas Killebrew; Mo.: Ethel Miller; Surviving are his wife; one son: Robert Lee Killebrew of East Alton and three grandchildren; one sister: Florence Schafer of Sacramento, CA and two brothers: Sam Killebrew of Winchester and Howard Killebrew of Glasgow; Preceded in death by two brothers.

KILLEBREW, T. Randall; b. 2 Aug 1908, Scott Co., IL; d. 7 May 1993, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Winchester City Cem.; Resident of Springfield; formerly of Winchester; M. (1) Verna Abrams in 1930 in Manchester, IL, she died 4 Apr 1974; (2) Daisy Clark on 10 Sep 1975, Winchester, IL, she died 4 Dec 1990; Survived by one son: Randall A. Killebrew of rural Petersburg; two stepdaughters: Mrs. Jim (Sharon) Ransom of New Bury Port, MA and Mrs. Dean (Barbara) Moore of Arnold, MO; three grand-daughters and three step-grandchildren; five step-great-grandchildren; and one sister: Edith Jones of Jacksonville; Preceded by three sisters: Ethel Newingham, Elva Sherwin and Norine Killebrew.

KILLEBREW, Turner; b. 14 Sep 1905, Brown Co., IL; d. 8 Jan 1982, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Pinetree Cem., near Patterson, IL; Resident of Hillview, IL; M. Mabel Hoskins on 16 Apr 1925 in Bowling Green, MO; Fa.: Rufus Killebrew; Mo.: Ellen Barnett; Surviving are his wife; two sons: Joe and Bob of Hillview; two daughters: Mrs. William (Cuma) Swan of Hardin and Mrs. James (Martha) Hahn of Hillview; 14 grand and 14 great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by one sister.

KILLION, Kathy Ann (Deyner); b. 15 Oct 1944, Lincoln, IL; d. 22 Feb 1989, Rockford, IL; Bu.: (not given); Resident of Rockford, IL; M. John P. Killion on 14 Jun 1969 in Lincoln, IL; Fa.: Simon R. Deyner; Mo.: Catherine (maiden not given); Survived by her husband; a son: Kristopher M., at home; two sisters: Mrs. Jim (Cynthia) Deyner Stephans of LaCrosse, WI and Mrs. Robert (Mary) Martinez of Granite City; a brother: James R. Deyner of Indianapolis, IN; several nieces and nephews; and her mother-in-law, Ruth B. Killion of Jacksonville; Preceded by her parents.

KILLION, Ruth B. (Mason); b. 31 May 1915, Middletown, IL; d. 12 Oct 1993, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Irish Grove Cem., Middletown, IL; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; M. William H. Killion on 28 Nov 1937, he died 10 Aug 1985; Fa.: Andy Mason; Mo.: Lena Shenneman; Survived by three sons: Joe Killion of Jacksonville, John P. Killion of Rockford and Gerald W. Killion of Roodhouse; six grandchildren; six brothers: Frank and Robert, both of Lincoln, Ed of Charleston, S.C., Harold of Sterling, Paul of Middletown and Pat of Pekin; six sisters: Mrs. Bill (Carolyn) Johnson of Shawneetown, Mrs. Don (Judy) May of Lincoln, Helen Greco and Mrs. John (Hazel) Peters, both of Springfield, Dorothy McElderry of Colorado Springs, CO and Mrs. Robert (Betty) Smith of Utica, MI.

KILLION, William H.; b. 27 Mar 1912, Middletown, IL; d. 10 Aug 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Irish Grove Cem., Middletown, IL; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; M. Ruth B. Mason on 28 Nov 1937; Fa.: Hardin Killion; Mo.: Mary Orgison; Survived by his wife; three sons: John P. of Rockford, Jerry W. of White Hall and Joe of Bluffs; one sister: Mrs. Etta "Rica" Huffman of Decatur; and six grandchildren; Preceded in death by one brother.

KILMER, Paul W.; b. 26 Aug 1916, Syracuse, NY; d. 4 Feb 1985, Jacksonville, IL; WWII Navy Veteran; Bu.: (not given); M. Margaret Pevey on 9 Oct 1973; Fa.: Carl Martin Kilmer; Mo.: Stella J. Crounse; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Polly Ann Farmer and Pamela Sue Kilmer, both of Jacksonville; and a sister: Dorothy Rush of Fulton, NY; Preceded by two daughters and a brother.

KILPATRICK, Emerson L.; b. 24 Feb 1907, Adrian, MN; d. 1 Feb 1985, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; M. Helen Williams Leonhard on 15 Apr 1950 in Beardstown, IL; Fa.: Frank Kilpatrick; Mo.: Florence (maiden not given); Survived by his wife; two step-daughters: Phyllis France and Willene Ogilvie, both of Beardstown; four step-grandchildren: three step-great grandchildren; one sister: Martha Billings of Stewartville, MN; and one brother: Frank Kilpatrick of Iowa City, IA; Preceded by his parents; one brother; an infant sister; and his step-son-in-law, Donald Ogilvie.

KILVER, Clifford; b. 20 Feb 1908, Beardstown, IL; d. 1 Oct 1977, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Winchester City Cem.; M. Helen Massey in 1927 in Springfield, IL; Fa.: Frank Kilver; Mo.: Dora Placke; Survived by his wife; three children: Wayne Kilver of Winchester, Mrs. Robert (Shirley) Mellor of Bloomington and Mrs. Lary (Marlene) Englebrecht of rural Bluffs; his mother, of Winchester; six grand and two great-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Albert (Mabel) Rutherford of rural Winchester; Preceded by a sister: Verna Sommer.

KILVER, Dortha (Placke); b. 21 May 1885, Morgan Co., IL; d. 14 Jan 1981, Winchester, IL; Bu.: Winchester City Cem.; M. Frank Kilver (date & place not given), he died in 1973; Fa.: Henry Placke; Mo.: Louise Boehs; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Albert (Mabel) Rutherford of Winchester; seven grand, 14 great-grand and six great-great-grandchildren; a step-grandchild; and a brother: Ben Placke of Bluffs; Preceded by a son: Clifford; a daughter: Verna Sommer; three sisters and two brothers.

KILVER, Elizabeth "Betty" (Northup); b. 23 Jul 1908, Griggsville, IL; d. 9 Nov 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Hillcrest Cem.; Resident of Bluffs, IL; M. William Kilver on 25 Dec 1939, he died in Feb. 1973; Fa.: Ashley Northup; Mo.: Lillie Jane Rader; Survived by a sister: Mrs. Ben (Lena) Elledge of Pittsfield; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by three brothers and sisters.

KILVER, Henry H.; b. 10 Aug 1881, Scott Co., IL; d. 30 Dec 1978, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Hillcrest Cem., Near Bluffs, IL; Resident of Bluffs, IL; M. Anna Elizabeth Hobrock in 1906, she died 7 Sep 1971; Fa.: Herman H. Kilver; Mo.: Lena Marsh; Survived by these children: Harold H. & Mrs. Allen (Florence) Metternich, both of Bluffs; four grand and nine great-grandchildren; one brother: Rev. M. D. Kilver of Saluda, NC; and one sister: Mrs. William Morthole of Bluffs; Preceded by a daughter: Ferne Knudsen.

KILVER, Walter; b. 19 Jan 1901, near Winchester, IL; d. 27 Nov 1978, Oaklawn, IL; Bu.: Chicago IL area; M. Bernice (maiden name, date and place not given); Fa.: Herman Kilver; Mo.: Lena Marsh; Survived by his wife; a married daughter: Marlene; and three grandchildren; a sister and two brothers: Henry and Lena Morthole of Bluffs and Rev. Marteen Kilver of NC.

KIMBALL, Dorothy L.; b. 9 Dec 1919, Utica, NY; d. 6 Jan 1992, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Camp Butler National Cem., Springfield, IL; Air Force Veteran; Parents: (not given); Survived by one sister: Gertrude Thompson of Miami.

KIMBALL, William J.; b. 23 May 1902, Wyoming; d. 4 May 1977, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Versailles City Cem.; Resident of Versailles, IL; M. Norma Nadine Wilson on 6 Apr 1952 in Colorado; Fa.: Edon Joe Kimball; Mo.: Mova Mayhorn; Survived by his wife; a son: Jerry A. Kimball of La Habra, CA; a daughter: Magdaline Webb of Las Cruces, NM; and a stepdaughter: Mrs. Jeanne Bettich of Quincy; 12 grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Wilbur Duncan of Steamboat Springs, CO; and a half-brother: A. A. Kimball of Huthinson, KS.

KIMBEL, Stella L. (Shortridge); b. 30 May 1893, KS; d. 1977 in National City, CA; Bu.: (not given); M. Guy Kimbel in 1932 in Jacksonville, IL, he died in California in 1971; Fa.: Benjamin T. Shortridge; Mo.: (not stated); Survived by a sister: Mrs. Della Dickerson of Jacksonville; two brothers: Roscoe Shortridge of Philadelphia, IL and Irvin Shortridge of Venice, FL; Preceded by three sisters and one brother.

KIMBRO, Ella Maud (Fitzgarrell); b. 12 Jul 1885, Washington, KS; d. 28 May 1976, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: White Hall Cem.; Resident of White Hall; M. Benjamin Kimbro on 31 Oct 1906, he died 20 Apr 1959; Fa.: Edgar Fitzgarrell; Mo.: Mary Sperry; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Lynn (Juanita) Raffety of Hanna City, IL; five grand, 16 great-grand and two great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by a son, a sister and two brothers.

KIMLER, Albert L.; b. 7 Aug 1926; Edina, MO; d. 16 Nov 1994, Castries, St. Lucia; Bu.: Mt. Hope Cem., Independence, IA; WWII Army Veteran; Resident of Independence, IA; M. Wanda Lee Yager on 21 Oct 1951 in Burlington, IA; Fa.: John H. Kimler; Mo.: Minnie Schlicher; Survived by his wife; one son and daughter-in-law: Greg and Terri Kimler of Jacksonville; two grandsons; three sisters: Ethel Horn and Betty Ann Stockton, both of Mesa, AZ and Helen Simmons of Hamilton; and one brother: George Kimler of Donnellson, IA; Preceded by his parents; five brothers; and three sisters.

KIMMEL, Nellie K. (Swain); b. 31 May 1902, Prentice, IL; d. 25 Mar 1992, Robinson, IL; Bu.: New Cem., Robinson, IL; M. J. Clyde Kimmel on 4 Jun 1927; Fa.: Charles W. Swain; Mo.: M. Elizabeth Standerford; Survived by her husband; four nieces; and one nephew.

KINCAID, Alice (Donel); b. 6 Jul 1911, Marion Co., IL; d. 1 Dec 1986, Mt. Sterling, IL; Bu.: Dorsey Cem., Perry, IL; Resident of Mt. Sterling; formerly of Chambersburg, IL; M. Louis Kincaid on 18 Jun 1942 in Kenssealaer, MO, he died 15 Jun 1975; Fa.: James A. Donel; Mo.: Willie G. Peak; Survived by one sister: Margaret Kincaid of Palmyra, MO; two brothers: James L. Donel and Boyd L. Donel, both of Hannibal, MO; several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two brothers and one sister.

KINDALL, Velda C.; b. 10 Oct 1890, Cass Co., IL; d. 9 Jan 1977, rural Virginia, IL; Bu.: Carr Cem., near Virginia, IL; Fa.: Oren Kendall; Mo.: Sarah Hess; Survived by two cousins: Mrs. Otto Dour of Virginia and Mrs. May Jackman of Tallahassee, FL.

KINDHART, Ada M. (Howard); b. 22 Aug 1917, Hallsville, IL; d. 2 Jun 1988, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Rushville Cem.; Resident of Rushville; M. Russell Kindhart on 1 Mar 1966 in Clinton, IL; Fa.: Elzie Howard; Mo.: Susan Icenogle; Survived by her husband; a stepson: Wilber Kindhart of Rushville; a brother: Clifford Howard of Rushville; a sister: Helen Howard of Fisher; and two step-granddaughters; Preceded by a brother and a sister.

KINDHART, Cornelius Marcellus "Blackie"; b. 29 Oct 1915, Brown Co., IL; d. 27 Feb 1993, Springfield, IL; Bu.: West Side Cem., Versailles, IL; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Mabel Alice Sorrells on 27 Aug 1941 in Palmyra, MO; Fa.: James Francis Monroe Kindhart; Mo.: Alta Myrtle Jones; Survived by his wife; one son: Gary Kindhart of Browning; two daughters: Mrs. Clarence (Marcella) Herald of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Fred (Cheryl) Johnson of Jacksonville; two brothers: Charlie Kindhart of Clayton and Bernard Kindhart of Greer, SC; two sisters: Frances Sullivan of Mt. Sterling and Ruth Means of Clayton; four grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by three brothers: Everett, Russell and Morris Kindhart; and one sister: Mabel Kindhart.

KINDHART, Fred R.; b. 27 Jun 1903, Brown Co., IL; d. 19 Jun 1978, Timewell, IL; Bu.: Mound Cem., near Timewell, IL; M. Rita Nokes in 1922 in Brown Co., IL; Fa.: William Kindhart; Mo.: Margaret (maiden not given); Survived by his wife; four daughters: Mrs. Kearld (Marjorie) Newenham of Milton, Mrs. John (Betty) Garner, Miss Ruth Kindhart and Mrs. Robert (Ruby) Syrcle, all of Quincy; eight grand and six great-grandchildren; Preceded by a brother and three sisters.

KINDIG, Edna May (Rigg) Seawalt; b. 23 Sep 1924, Mt. Sterling, IL; d. 3 Jun 1992, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Mt. Sterling City Cem., IL; M. (Not stated); Survived by three daughters: Patricia Seawalt of Vine Grove, KY, Mrs. Russell (Janice) Leverton of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Roger (Linda) Hoots of Jacksonville; two sons: Michael Seawalt of Mt. Sterling and Kent Seawalt of Folkston, GA; one stepdaughter: Shirley McGinnity of Burlington, IA; two stepsons: Rusty Kindig and Mike Kindig, both of Burlington, IA; four sisters: Inez Snyder of Denver, CO, Mildred Jackson of Des Moines, IA and Veda Aber and Mrs. Evan (Gladys) Quincy, both of Mt. Sterling; one brother: Don Rigg of OK; 13 grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by two sisters: Mary Rigg and Elsie Hall; and three brothers: Wilson, Otis and Chester Rigg.

KINDLE, Dollie A. (Ward); b. 17 Mar 1929, Post Oak, MO; d. 6 Aug 1988, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Green Pond Cem., near Pearl, IL; Resident of Milton, IL; M. William J. Kindle on 24 Jun 1944 in Pike Co., IL; Fa.: Harvey T. Ward; Mo.: Ann Etta Cochran; Survived by her husband; five sons: Richard of Pearl, Robert of Liberty, Leonard of Horseshoe Bend, AR; Ralph of Pittsfield and John William at home; five daughters: Mrs. Alice Norton of Arenzville, Mrs. Margaret White of Pleasant Hill, Mrs. Kay Ruble of Pittsfield, Mrs. Deborah Walston of Nebo and Mrs. Linda Gress of Pearl; one brother: John Henry Ward of Fulton, MO; three sisters: Mrs. Mary Jane Judd of Sedalia, MO, Mrs. Etta Constable of Peoria and Mrs. Nellie Warning of Overland Park, KS; 17 grand and 3 great-grandchildren; Preceded by her parents and one sister.

KINDLE, James W.; b. 25 May 1932, New Canton, IL; d. 24 Oct 1992, Hannibal, MO; Bu.: Samuel Taylor Cem., Rockport, IL; Resident of Hannibal, MO; Korean War Army Veteran; Fa.: Nickolas Kindle; MO.: Goldie Ellison; Survived by two brothers: William Kindle of Milton and Paul Kindle of Enid, OK; and three sisters: Lucille Ward of Pittsfield, Pauline Brady of Bellview, MI and Shirley Nelson of Hannibal, MO.

KINDRED, Byron J. Jr.; b. 8 Apr 1910, Jacksonville, IL; d. 31 Jul 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Alexander, IL; M. Lucille Rogers on 27 Apr 1931 in Springfield, IL; Fa.: Byron J. Kindred Sr.; Mo.: Alice Craddock; Survived by his wife; six sons: Donald, John, Thomas and Daniel P. of Jacksonville, William of Waverly, James of Beardstown; three daughters: Mrs. Larry (Peg) Pennell and Mrs. Howard (Catherine) Timmons of Jacksonville, and Mrs. John (Connie) Satlar of Springfield; one brother: Floyd of Franklin; a sister: Helen Bergschneider of Alexander; 18 grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by a son, Joseph; a daughter, Betty Lee and five brothers.

KINDRED, Byron Sr.; b. 11 Oct 1883, Carrollton, IL; d. 7 Sep 1982, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Calvary Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Alice Craddock on 29 Oct 1908 in Jacksonville, IL, she died 12 Mar 1964; Fa.: Granville Kindred; Mo.: Lucy Winsor; Surviving are two sons: Byron Kindred, Jr of Alexander and Floyd Kindred of Franklin; a daughter: Helen Bergschneider, with whom he made his home; 15 grand, 42 great-grand and seven great-great-grandchildren; four nieces and two nephews; Preceded in death by five sons: Harold, Robert, Francis, Paul and an infant; two grandchildren: Joe and Betty Lea Kindred; two brothers: Roe and Granville Kindred; two sisters: Florence Wiley and Ella Moats.

KINDRED, Eleanor A. (Dalton); b. 19 Mar 1916, Nortonville, IL; d. 25 Jul 1988, rural Franklin, IL; Bu.: Sacred Heart Cem., Franklin, IL; M. Floyd Kindred on 22 Aug 1932; Fa.: Leonard Dalton; Mo.: Myrtie Fanning; Survived by her husband; three daughters: Marilyn Bergschneider of Waverly, Frances Dreymala of Port Lavaca, TX and Shirley Haerle of Franklin; two brothers: Wayne Dalton of Jacksonville and Merrill Dalton of Spring, TX; 18 grand and 16 great-grandchildren; Preceded by three brothers and one sister.

KINDRED, Floyd W.; b. 13 Oct 1913, Jacksonville, IL; d. 3 Aug 1992, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Sacred Heart Cem., Franklin, IL; M. Eleanor Dalton on 23 Aug 1932 in Springfield, IL, she died 25 Jul 1988; Fa.: Byron Kindred; Mo.: Alice Craddock; Survived by one son: Bernard Kindred of Jacksonville; three daughters: Frances Dreymala of Port Lavaca, TX, Shirley Haerle and Marilyn Bergschneider, both of Franklin; 18 grand and 24 great-grandchildren; and one sister: Helen Bergschneider of Alexander; Preceded by five brothers: Byron Kindred Jr, Harold Kindred, Francis Kindred, Robert Kindred and Paul Kindred.

KING, Ada B. (Brannan); b. 28 Apr 1911, Eldred, IL; d. 16 Dec 1992, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Gardens Cem., Eldred, IL; Resident of Waverly; formerly of Eldred; M. Keith King on 2 Aug 1929 in Winchester, IL; Fa.: William Brannan; Mo.: Lean Keys; Survived by her husband; one son: Lt. Col. Keith D. King of St. Charles, MO; two daughters: Mrs. David (Joan) Ridings of Waverly and Mrs. Kenny (Karen) Lorton of White Hall; six grand and four great-grandchildren; Preceded by three brothers and six sisters.

KING, Alma M. (Ambrosius); b. 9 Oct 1904, near Browning, IL; d. 19 Feb 1985, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Rushville City Cem.; M. Chester King on 12 Oct 1922 in Macomb, IL; Fa.: Charles W. Ambrosius; Mo.: Jennie Scott; Survived by her husband; one son: Max King of Rushville; two daughters: Mrs. Aileen Ewiung and Miss Shirley King, both of Rushville; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren; Preceded by two brothers and four sisters.

KING, Ardella C. (Moffett); b. 16 Sep 1904, Springfield, MO; d. 14 Jun 1987, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Jacksonville East Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Frank King (date & place not given), he died 11 Nov 1973; Fa.: Ed Moffett; Mo.: Josephine (maiden not given); Survived by several nieces and nephews; including Mrs. John (Ruth) Norton, Mrs. Dola Robinson and the Rev. Abe Brown, all of Jacksonville; Preceded in death by two brothers.

KING, Bill B. "Billie Bob"; b. 17 Sep 1921, Beardstown, IL; d. 30 Oct 1993, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: City Cem., Beardstown, IL; WWII Army Veteran; M. Rhoda Willerton on 28 Jul 1945 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Robert King; Mo.: Marguerite Breeding; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Roger (Janet Sue) Hale and Mrs. Don (Linda) Looker, both of Beardstown; five grandchildren; one step granddaughter; and one step great-grandson; Preceded in death by one son: Robert Michael King, who died at birth.

KING, Carl W.; b. 12 Oct 1906, Beck's Grove, IN; d. 3 Feb 1984, New Berlin, IL; Bu.: Woodwreath Cem., Island Grove, IL; M. Grace Lemley on 22 Jan 1927 in Jeffersonville, IN; Fa. William S. King; Mo.: Harriett Rudolph; Survived by four sons: Keith E., New Berlin; W. Rudolph of Granite City, and Gerald W., Springfield; his wife; a daughter: W. Joyce Miller of Springfield; 19 grand and 16 great-grandchildren. (Stated 4 sons; however, only three are named.]; Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

KING, Carol Elizabeth (Roosa); b. 31 Jul 1908, Astoria, IL; d. 26 Feb 1984, Urbana, IL; Bu.: Pittsfield West Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Former Jacksonville resident; M. Vinton S. King on 3 Jun 1933 in Jacksonville, IL, he died 6 Nov 1942; Fa.: John B. Roosa; Mo.: Nell Horner; Surviving are three daughters: Jane King Melin of Urbana, Mrs. W. Trent (Carol) Turpin of Houston, TX and Mrs. William G. (Rebecca) Mays of Downers Grove; and seven grandchildren; Preceded in death by a brother.

KING, Cecil O.; b. 11 Mar 1896, Palmyra, IL; d. 12 Feb 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Chandlerville Cem.; Resident of Chandlerville, IL; M. Betsy (maiden name, date and place not given); Fa.: Wesley King; Mo.: Ida (maiden not given); Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Ruth Krosmico of Clarksburg, WV; two sons: Donald King and Paul King; three grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Eva Goldberg of Seattle, WA; and two brothers: E. W. King of Kansas City, MO and Cristy King of Grand Prairie, TX.

KING, Chester; b. 28 Feb 1900, Schuyler Co., IL; d. 5 Jan 1990, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Rushville City Cem.; M. Alma M. Ambrosius on 12 Oct 1922 in Macomb, IL, she died 19 Feb 1985; Fa.: Edgar King; Mo.: Margaret McFeeters; Survived by a son: Max King of Rushville; two daughters: Aileen Ewing of Rushville and Shirley King of Augusta; five grand and nine great-grandchildren; Preceded by a brother: Leslie.

KING, Clara "Frances" (Smothers); b. 7 Jul 1910, Scott Co., IL; d. 13 Feb 1995, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: (body donated to science); Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Winchester; M. Fred King Jr (date, place, not given); Fa.: Douglas Smothers; Mo.: Dora Lecie Christison; Survived by one sister: Faye Sutton of Jacksonville; one niece; one nephew; four stepdaughters: Clara Reavy of Springfield, Dolores Race of Mission, TX, Brenda Lucas of Naples, FL, and Anita Tagg of Dana Point, CA; several step grand and step-great-grandchildren.

KING, Clarence L.; b. 20 Mar 1936, Palmyra, IL; d. 5 Sep 1985, Carlinville, IL; Bu.: Oak Hill Cem., Palmyra, IL; M. Pauline May Bristow on 8 Oct 1954 in Palmyra, IL; Fa.: Wayne King; Mo.: Anna Johnson; Survived by his wife; his mother of Carlinville; a daughter: Mandie Hall of San Jose, CA; two sons: Mike of Palmyra and Mitch of Hilo, HI; a sister: Donna Lomelino of Springfield; and a brother: Kollas of Palmyra; and four grandchildren; Preceded by his father and a brother.

KING, Clinton L.; b. 28 Jul 1930, Winchester, IL; d. 25 Oct 1995, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Winchester City Cem., Winchester, IL; Air Force Veteran; M. Alice Atkinson on 30 May 1953; Fa.: Jess King; Mo.: Margaret Williams; Survived by his wife; his mother of Winchester; two daughters: Mrs. Bruce (Debbie) Shafer of Jacksonville and Mrs. Wayne (Brenda) McDannald of Concord; four grandchildren; and four brothers: Russell Groce of St. Charles, Louis Groce of Chenoa, Daniel King and Edward King, both of Winchester; Preceded by his father and one sister.

KING, Connie E. (Barr); b. 23 Nov 1907, Adair Co., KY; d. 12 Feb 1982, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Ashland City Cem., Ashland, IL; Resident of Ashland; M. Oscar L. King on 31 Jan 1932; Fa.: J. G. Barr; Mo.: Zelphia Sapp; Surviving are her husband: two daughters: Colleana Wheeler, Selma, AL and Sue Reimersma, Grand Rapids, MI; three sons: Dwight, San Leandro, CA, Duwayne, Center Point, IA, David, Anderson, IN; a brother, Willard Barr, Hopkinsville, KY; two sisters; Lula Eastridge and Zella Stayton, both of Campbellsville, KY; 13 grandchildren and one great-grandchild; Preceded in death by a daughter and a brother.

KING, Dwight E.; b. (not given, he was 55 years of age at time of death); d. 10 Feb 1996, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Jacksonville East Cem.; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; Parents: (not given); Survived by one daughter: Marjorie Dennis of Springfield; two grandchildren; and two sisters: Charlotte Simister of Jacksonville and Delores Redfern of Palmyra; Preceded by his parents; one brother: Bruce King; and one sister: Mildred Teufert.

KING, Ebert G.; b. 18 Sep 1903, Greene Co., IL; d. 11 Apr 1987, White Hall, IL; Bu.: Memorial Gardens Cem., Eldred, IL; M. G. Lucille Bushnell on 12 Sep 1934; Fa.: Frank King; Mo.: Julia Varble; Survived by his wife of Eldred; three daughters: Darlene Harding and Donna Morris, both of Jerseyville, and Doris Muntz of Berdan; two sons: Glen King of Eldred and Jerry King of Jerseyville; 17 grand and 15 great-grandchildren; one sister: Norma Hoskins of Panama City, FL; Preceded by one son: Charles; two brothers: Elmer and Thomas King; and two sisters: Gilda Graham and Dorothy Newton.

KING, Elmer M.; b. 4 Sep 1905, Iola, KS; d. 2 Jun 1983, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Murrayville Cem., Murrayville, IL; M. Frances Fanning on 13 Dec 1933 in Rushville, IL; Fa.: Joe King; Mo.: Troy Graves; Surviving are his wife; three sons: Elmer E. Of Arvada, CO, James H of Fort Wayne, IN and John A of Englewood, CO; and one daughter: Mrs. Randy (Debra Kay) Rust of Jacksonville; nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; five brothers: Julius of CA, Harlal (Ted) of Jacksonville, Warren D of Murrayville, Dean of Springfield and Gilbert of White Hall.

KING, Ernest E.; b. 12 Apr 1914, Cantrall, IL; d. 13 Feb 1990, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Mt. Olive Cem., Cass Co., IL; Resident of Tallula, IL; M. Rita Doris Babb on 14 Sep 1932 in Cass Co., IL; Fa.: Lee King; Mo.: Loula Eades; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Rita Sue Sinclair of Tallula; three sons: Ernest M. King of Tallula, Richard E. King of Oakford and Buddy W. King of Tallula; 13 grand and 11 great-grandchildren; and a brother: Walter Murl King of Ashland; Preceded by a sister.

KING, Eunice J. (Clements): b. 3 Sep 1934, Tanneyville, MO; d. 23 Aug 1991, New Berlin, IL; Bu.: Woodwreath Cem., Island Grove, IL; M. W. Rudolph King on 20 Jun 1954 in Springfield, IL; Fa.: Lawrence D. Clements; Mo.: Estelee S. Day; Survived by her husband: her father of Clarence Mo.; one daughter: Mrs. Angelo (Monica) Galati of Granite City; two grandchildren; two sisters: Rowena R. Huff of New Berlin and Lora M. Knapp of Clarence, MO; three brothers: Leonard L. Clements of Naples, Clarence C. Clements of Elwood and Allen J. Clements of Iceland; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by her mother.

KING, Florence A. (Duewer); b. 12 Sep 1908; d. 30 Oct 1994, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Luken Cem., south of New Berlin, IL; M. Russell King on 19 Oct 1933; Fa.: W. H. Duewer; Mo.: Catherine Schaferkort; Survived by her husband: four nieces and nephews; and two great-nieces and nephews; Preceded by her parents; one brother, Herman; and three sisters: Kathryn Clingan, Caroline Schramm and Mary Brown.

KING, Frances (Sisson); b. 2 Feb 1899, Morgan Co., IL; d. 6 Jun 1982, Champaign, IL; Bu.: Pulliam Cem., near Modesto, IL; Resident of Champaign, IL; M. (not stated); Fa.: William Sisson; Mo.: (not stated); Survived by one daughter; Mrs. Joseph McInvail of Albany, GA; four grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Frank Andrew of Champaign.

KING, George Benjamin Jr.; b. 7 May 1923, Eldred, IL; d. 26 Mar 1993, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Memorial Gardens Cem., Eldred, IL; Army (1943-1946) and Air Force (1948-1949) Veteran; M. Thelma Kidder (date & place not given); Fa.: George Benjamin King Sr; Mo.: Addie Mae Darr; Survived by his wife; his father of Carrollton; a stepson: Charles N. Greene of Cedar Rapids, IA; five step grand and seven step great-grandchildren; and three sisters: Adeline Meredith of Corter, FL, Barbara Tuey of Carrollton and Beverly Sue Reeder of CA; Preceded by his mother and a brother: Max King.

KING, Grace (Lemley); b. 8 Dec 1909, Brown Co., IL; d. 3 Jun 1988, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Woodwreath Cem., Island Grove, IL; Resident of New Berlin; M. Carl King on 22 Jan 1927 in Jeffersonville, IN, he died 3 Feb 1984; Fa.: George Lemley; Mo.: Elva Swain; Survived by four sons: Keith E of New Berlin, Gareth M of Terre Haute, IN, W. Rudolph of Granite City and Gerald W of New Berlin; one daughter: W. Joyce Miller of Springfield; 19 grand and 21 great-grandchildren; two brothers: Fred of Mesa, AZ and a twin brother: Ralph of Edinburg, IN; several nieces, nephews and cousins; Preceded by five brothers: Boyd, Raymond, Richard, Ivory and Clyde; and two sisters: Elizabeth Faulks and Linie Lemley.

KING, Harlan Ted; b. 17 Mar 1918, Scott Co., IL; d. 22 Oct 1991, Jacksonville, IL; bu.; (not given); M. (Not stated); Fa.: Joe King; Mo.: Troy Graves; Survived by a daughter: Becky Stewart of Waverly; two grandchildren: Clinton Troy Stewart and Cory Tyler Stewart of Waverly; four brothers: Julius King of CA, F. Dean King of Jacksonville, Warren David King of Jacksonville and Gilbert King of Roodhouse; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by his parents and five brothers.

KING, Harriet (Parsons); b. 8 Nov 1885, Jacksonville, IL; d. 18 Jan 1978, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Harrison W. King on 15 Oct 1912 in Jacksonville, IL, he preceded her in death; Fa.: James A. Parsons; Mo.: Harriet Eastman Chittenden; Survived by two daughters: Constance K. Newcomb of Holmes Beach, FL and Elizabeth K. Cluxton of Lake Bluff; four grand and eight great-grandchildren.

KING, Irene (Turner) Russell; b. (not given, she was about 51 years of age at death); d. 12 Apr 1979, Cincinnati, OH; Bu.: Ohio; M. (1) John Russell, he preceded her in death; (2) (not given) King; Parents (not given); Former Jacksonville resident; Survived by her husband; three sons: Jerry, Buth and Bill Russell, all of OH; and a brother: Robert Turner of Jacksonville; and her mother, Mrs. Jane Sperry of Jacksonville.

KING, Jessie E. (Rives); b. 11 Mar 1884, Greenfield, IL; d. 12 May 1978, Carlinville, IL; Bu.: Carrollton City Cem., Carrollton, IL; M. Rawley King (date and place not given), he preceded her in death; Fa.: Andrew Rives; Mo.: Isabel Jane Wilson; No survivors listed; Preceded by a son: Leo; and a sister: Lucy Gimmey.

KING, John Lester "Dyke"; b. 6 Dec 1888, Valley City, IL; d. 2 Jul 1986, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Griggsville Cem.; M. Lydia Snyder on 10 Apr 1915, she preceded him in death; Fa.: John King; Mo.: Julia Abrams; Survived by one son: Donald of Griggsville; one sister: Catherine Adair of Port Arthur, TX; Preceded by one brother and one sister.

KING, John W.; b. 20 Nov 1906, Haddom, KS; d. 15 Jan 1992, Jerseyville, IL; Bu.: Carrollton City Cem., Carrollton, IL; Resident of Carrollton; WWII Army Veteran; M. Martha Frances King on 20 Jun 1943 in Sault St. Marie, MI; Fa.: Albert King; Mo.: Jenny Lincoln Armstrong; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Bonita Coons of Carrollton; two sons: John M. King of San Francisco and Karl Kevin King of Houston; and three grandchildren.

KING, Kendall R.; b. 7 Oct 1954; d. 27 Feb 1994, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Carrollton City Cem.; Resident of Springfield; formerly of Carrollton; Fa.: Elby King; Mo.: Bonavere Cloninger; Survived by his parents; a maternal grandmother: Mary Cloninger of Pittsfield; and several cousins, aunts and uncles.

KING, Kenneth Harold; b. 29 Jul 1936; d. Dec 1977, Goldsboro, NC; Bu.: Camden, SC; Air Force Veteran; M. Mariam (date, place and her maiden name not given); Parents (not given); Survived by his wife; a daughter: Kathy, both of Goldsboro; and his mother and stepfather: Mr. & Mrs. Pearl Lake of Jacksonville; two brothers: Wayne King of Anaheim, CA; and Donald King of Jacksonville; a sister: Pat Sikokis of Clarendon Hills; a grandmother: Mae Pressey of Jacksonville; and several aunts, uncles, cousins, nephews and nieces.

KING, Kipling Eugene; b. 28 Dec 1971, Alton, IL; d. 25 Jul 1994, Ashley, IL; Bu.: Memorial Gardens Cem., Eldred, IL; Resident of Jerseyville; formerly of Carrollton; M. Melissa Williams on 8 Jan 1993 in Carrollton, IL; Fa.: Ronald E. King; Mo.: LaVonne Kanallakan; Survived by his wife; his parents of Carrollton; one daughter: Savannah King, at home; a maternal grandmother: Mary Lou Kanallakan of Godfrey; paternal grandparents: Morris King of Jerseyville and Lela Mae Thomasson of Kane; three brothers: William Shawn, Micah and Aaron King, all of Carrollton; and one sister: Vonna Rose King of Carrollton; Preceded by his grandfather: Jimmie Kanallakan.

KING, Kollas E. Sr.; b. 5 Sep 1932, Palmyra, IL; d. 15 May 1991, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Oak Hill Cem., Palmyra, IL; Resident of Palmyra; M. (1) Lela Stratton; (2) Anna Johnson; Survived by his wife; Irene Abbott King; five children: Donald Wayne of Palmyra, Kathy Ann of Hardin, Kollas Jr of Girard, Wayen King and Eileen Thorndyke, both of Columbia, MO; nine grandchildren; and one sister; Donna Lomelino of Palmyra; Preceded by two brothers.

KING, Leatha M. (Peters); b. 25 Oct 1898, Virginia, IL; d. 3 Apr 1994, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Woodwreath Cem., Island Grove, IL; Resident of New Berlin; M. Raymond E. King (date & place not given), he died in 1980; Fa.: Charles E. Peters; Mo.: Edith M. Treadway; Survived by a son: Harold A. King of New Berlin; two daughters: Mrs. Joseph (Mary Alice) Frank of New Berlin and Mrs. Norval (Doris) McCord of Tinley Park; seven grand and 12 great-grandchildren; a brother: Charles Peters of Phoenix, AZ; three sisters: Mrs. Katherine Overton of Jacksonville, Mrs. Lola Crum of Modesto and Mrs. Ruth Sellers of Gardner; several nieces and nephews; Preceded by three brothers: Ralph, Lee and Joseph Peters; and one sister: Helen Thomas.

King, Lillian Margaret; b. 17 Sep 1892, Griggsville, d. 13 Jul 1983, Washington, DC; Bu.: Griggsville, IL; Fa.: John J. King; Mo.: Julia Augusta; Survivors include one brother: J. L. King of Griggsville; one sister: Mrs. Catherine Adair of Beaumont, TX; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded in death by one brother.

KING, Laura (Shelton); b. 7 Apr 1891, Morgan Co., IL; d. 3 Jan 1977, Peoria, IL; Bu.; (not given); M. Frank King on 3 Nov 1909 in Jacksonville, IL, he died 1 Aug 1951; Fa.: Newton Shelton; Mo.: Mary Ellen Summers; Resident of Chandlerville, IL; Survived by a son: Dale of Lake Placid, FL; two grand and five great-grandchildren.

KING, Laura Eileen (Templin); b. Sep 1909, Scott Co., IL; d. 20 Apr 1982, St. Louis, MO; Bu.: Winchester City Cem.; Resident of Alsey, IL; M. (1) James Alfred Garrett (2) Roy David King, both husbands preceded in death; Fa.: Jesse Templin; Mo.: Maggie Hoots; Surviving are three sons: Kenneth Garrett and Art Garrett, both of Roodhouse, and David King Sr of Alsey; 10 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; several brothers and sisters: Mrs. Gladys Winder of Roodhouse, Berlie Templin of Winchester, Mrs. James (Louise) Young of Roodhouse, Mrs. Roy (Bernice) Christison of Winchester; Ed Templin of Winchester and Mrs. Margaret Sutzer of Springfield; Preceding in death were two daughters, a grandchild and a brother.

KING, Lydia (Snyder); b. 18 Jun 1888, Perry, IL; d. 13 Aug 1984, Griggsville, IL; Bu.: Griggsville Cem.; M. J. L. King on 19 Apr 1915 in Griggsville, IL; Fa.: Jacob Snyder; Mo.: (not given); Survived by her husband; one son: Donald of Griggsville; Two brothers and two sisters preceded in death.

KING, Maggie L. (Reading); b. 10 Apr 1918, Jacksonville, IL; d. 1 Aug 1991, Chicago, IL; Bu.: (not given); M. James L. King; Resident of Chicago; Fa.: Earl Reading; Mo.: Jannie (maiden not given); Survived by her husband of 39 years; one daughter: Alice Seay; three grand, 10 great-grand and four great-great-grandchildren; one sister: Bernita Moss Prickett of Jacksonville; and numerous nieces and nephews.

KING, Margueritte E. (Breeding); b. 2 Mar 1900, Sangamon Co., IL; d. 23 May 1993, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; M. Robert A. King on 16 Feb 1920 in Springfield, IL, he died 19 Jan 1983; Fa.: Robert Breeding; Mo.: Margaret Edwards; Survived by one son: Bill B. King of Beardstown; two granddaughters; five great-grandchildren; one step-great-great-grandson; and one sister: Mrs. Loran Lewis of Springfield; Preceded by one grandson, three sisters and two brothers.

KING, Max L.; b. 25 Dec 1924, Greene Co., IL; d. 3 Apr 1982, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Memorial Gardens Cem., Eldred, IL; Resident of Carrollton; M. (not stated); Fa.: George Ben King; Mo.: Addie Darr; Surviving are his father; two sons: Radeane King of Carrollton and David King of Pittsfield; four grandchildren; three sisters: Mrs. Adeline Meredith of Lakewood, OH, Mrs. Barbara Tuey of Carrollton and Mrs. Beverly Reeder of Cupertina, CA; a brother, George Ben King, Sr of Godfrey. (No mention of wife).

KING, Melvin D.; b. 20 Nov 1919, Palmyra, IL; d. 20 Dec 1988, Carlinville, IL; Bu.: Oak Hill Cem., Palmyra, IL; Resident of Hettick, IL; M. (1) Vivian Qualls on 30 Sep 1939, she died 14 Apr 1982; (2) Ethel Hines on 10 Nov 1983 in Carlinville, IL; Fa.: Ernest King; Mo.: Cecil Cox; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Vera Lawson of Girard; two sons: Melvin Dale King and Jeffrey Kent King, both of Hettick; two step-daughters: Donna Roetker of Springfield and Laverne Brown of Cantrall; two stepsons: Raymond Motley of Godfrey and Gary Motley of Hettick; one sister: Doris Love of Palmyra; 19 grand and 15 great-grandchildren.

KING, Ollie R. (Reach) Stokes: b. 10 Aug 1930, Wabaseka, AR; d. 12 Jan 1995, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Sulphur Springs Cem., Loami, IL; Resident of Loami, IL; M. (1) Leonard Stokes, he preceded her in death; (2) Harry L. King on 26 Jul 1968, Springfield, IL; Fa.: Ray Reach; Mo.: Vera Rodgers; Survived by her husband of Loami; two sons: Thomas L. Stokes of Knoxville, TN and Harry Lee King of Springfield; one daughter: Pamela J. Schmidt of Glenarm; eight grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded by one son: Lynn Stokes.

KING, Opal Irene (Stephenson); b. 9 May 1916, Lynnville, IL; d. 1 Jan 1989, North Palm Springs, CA; Bu.: Riverside National Cem., Riverside, CA; M. William King in 1959; Fa.: William Stephenson; Mo.: Lena Blackburn; Survived by her husband; a stepsister: Mrs. Clarence Jewsbury of Jacksonville; and several cousins in Springfield.

KING, Oscar L.; b. 25 Jul 1910, Speck, KY; d. 3 Feb 1993, Grand Rapids, MI; Bu.: Ashland City Cem., Ashland, IL; Resident of Grand Rapids, MI; formerly of Ashland, IL; M. (1) Connie E. Barr on 31 Jan 1930 in Campbellsville, KY, she died 12 Feb 1982; (2) Zella Barr Stayton in 1984; Fa.: Harvey C. King; Mo.: Nora Chappel; Survived by his wife; three sons: Dwight King of San Leandro, CA, Dwain King of Aurora and David King of Anderson, IN; two daughters: Mrs. Kenneth (Collena) Wheeler of Albany, GA and Sue Riemersma of Grand Rapids; 13 grand and 10 great-grandchildren; one brother: Roscoe King of Ashland; two sisters: Ida Blair of Louisville, KY and Beulah Lane of Anderson, IN; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by one daughter: Virginia Evelyn King; and a brother.

KING, Robert; b. Eldred, IL, he was 61 years of age at death; d. 19 Dec 1985, Englewood, FL; Bu.: Englewood, FL; A former Greene Co., IL resident; M. Isabelle Kirbach (date & place not given); Fa.: Charles King; Mo.: Blanche Evans; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mary Steenbakken of FL; four sons: Bob Jr, Nick, Jim and Tom, all of FL; one brother: Charles King of Hales Corner, WI; and one sister: Shirley Dunphy of Alton.

KING, Robert A.; b. 14 Apr 1899, near Mt. Sterling, IL; d. 19 Jan 1983, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Beardstown City Cem., M. Marguerite Breeding on 16 Feb 1920 in Springfield, IL; Fa.: Raymond C. King; Mo.: Minnie Boss; Survived by his wife; one son: Bill B.; two granddaughters: Mrs. Roger (Janet Sue) Hale and Mrs. Donald (Linda) Looker; and five great-grandchildren, all of Beardstown; Preceded in death by one grandson, a brother and one sister.

KING, Robert K. "Sam"; b. 6 Nov 1927, White Hall, IL; d. 27 Mar 1979, Springfield, IL; Bu.: White Hall Cem., Resident of White Hall; WWII Army Veteran; Fa.: Frank King; Mo.: Lela Baker; Survived by two sisters and a brother: Helen Campbell of Roodhouse, Geraldine Bishop of Alton and Richard King of Cincinnati, OH; Preceded by two sisters and four brothers.

KING, Rose M. (Laux); b. 22 Oct 1901, Effingham Co., IL; d. 7 Jul 1982, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: St. John's Cem., Carrollton, IL; Resident of Jerseyville, IL; M. (1) Clarence Wheeler, he died in 1937; (2) Charles King in 1967, he died in 1969; Surviving are a daughter: Mrs. Fred (Bernita Elaine) Wellhausen of Wayneville, MO; two sons: William Wheeler of Jerseyville and James Patrick Wheeler of Anchorage, AK; six grand and four great-grandchildren; Three sisters and a brother preceded her in death.

KING, Ruby (Campbell); b. 5 Apr 1891, Calhoun Co., IL; d. 28 Feb 1984, Carrollton; Bu.: Carrollton City Cem.; M. Thomas G. King on 6 Mar 1910 in Calhoun Co., IL, he died in 1935; Fa.: James Campbell; Mo.: Sarah Blackorby; Survived by two sons: Thayne and Elby King, both of Carrollton, and four grandchildren.

KING, Russell W.; b. 25 Mar 1903, Curran, IL; d. 5 Apr 1996, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Luken Cem., east Morgan Co., IL; Resident of Springfield; formerly of New Berlin; M. Florence Duewer on 19 Oct 1933, she died in 1994; Fa.: Otis King; Mo.: Kathryn Wilcox; Survived by two sisters: Helen Wilcox of New Berlin and Mary Catherine Bourland of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by one brother: Thomas King.

KING, Thayne; b. 10 Mar 1916, Carrollton, IL; d. 10 Feb 1992, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Carrollton City Cem.; WWII Army Veteran; M. Laveta Crane on 24 Aug 1947 in Carrollton, IL; Fa.: Thomas G. King; Mo.: Ruby E. Campbell; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Susan Cope of Carrollton; two sons: Ellic of Huntsville, TX and Dru of Grapevine, TX; two grandchildren; and one brother: Elby of Carrollton.

KING, Thomas J.; b. 24 Aug 1912, New Berlin, IL; d. 3 Dec 1993, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Woodwreath Cem., Island Grove, IL; WWII Marine Veteran; M. Nancy Ewing on 20 Oct 1951 in New Berlin, IL; Fa.: Otis King; Mo.: Kathryn Wilcox; Resident of Springfield; formerly of New Berlin; Survived by his wife; two sons: Thomas R. King of Springfield and Dale E. King of Kincaid; two grandchildren; a brother: Russell King of Springfield; two sisters: Mary Kathryn Bourland of Springfield and Helen Wilcox of New Berlin; and several nieces and nephews.

KING, Vern; b. 29 Aug 1934, Milwaukee, WI; d. 14 May 1988, rural Griggsville, IL; Bu.: (not given); M. Elsie Hocking on 14 Feb 1970 in Chicago, IL; Fa.: Arthur Steven King; Mo.: Oretta Prott; Survived by his wife; his mother of Marshfield, WI; five sons: Keith of Pensacola, FL, Alan of Memphis, TN, Brett of Lakeland, FL, Mike of North Fort Lauderdale, FL and Robert of Wheeling; three daughters: Mrs. Linda Williams of Lakeland, FL, Mrs. Doug (Holly) Glander of Topeka, KS and Mrs. Hans (Carrie) Stacher of Monticello; two foster daughters: Tina Fry at home and Tammie Fry of Champaign; eight grandchildren; one brother: Arthur of the state of CT; and a sister: Gwen Guralsky of Marshfield, WI; Preceded by a brother, Bruce.

KING, Vivian P. (Qualls); b. 11 May 1920, DuQuoin, IL; d. 4 Apr 1982, Carlinville, IL; Bu.: Oak Hill Cem., Palmyra, IL; Resident of Hettick, IL; M. Melvin King in Sep. 1939; Fa.: Rollo Qualls; Mo.; Margaret Kroeger; Surviving are her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Vera Lawson of Girard; two sons: Dale King and Kent King, both of Hettick; seven grand and two great-grandchildren; five sisters: Irene Schott and Grace Lair, both of Girard; Rachel Richie and Donna Mainwaring, both of Springfield, and Ester West of Hettick; three brothers: Ralph Qualls of Girard; Gene Qualls of Springfield and Roland Qualls of Bluffton, SC; Two brothers preceded her in death.

KING, William Jr.; b. 31 Jan 1926, Fulton, MO; d. 2 Oct 1990, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Camp Butler National Cem., Springfield, IL; WWII Navy Veteran; M. Bernice "Pinkie" Wiley in 1948; Fa.: William King Sr.; Mo.: Althea Davis; Survived by his wife; one sister: Anoradell King of Springfield; one brother: James King of Springfield; and several nieces, nephews and cousins, including Leon Wiley Mitchell of Jacksonville; Preceded by a brother: Robert Lee King; and two sisters: Frances Scott and Margaret Cheatum.

KING, Woodrow Wilson; b. 15 Jul 1913, Winchester, IL; d. 6 Apr 1996, Winchester, IL; Bu.: Winchester City Cem., WWII Army Veteran; M. Margaret Boston on 24 Aug 1945 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: William King; Mo.: Josephine Henry; Resident of Winchester; Survived by his wife; one son: Martin Bruce King of Knoxville, TN; one sister: Mable Day of Winchester; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two sisters: Margaret Griswold and Marie McClenney.

KINGAN, Earl; b. (not given), he was 62 years of age at death; d. 30 Apr 1981, Brick, NJ; Bu.: (not given); WWII Veteran; Former resident of Virginia, IL; M. Mary (maiden name, date and place not given); Parents (not stated); Survived by his wife; two sons: David, at home and William of Philadelphia, PA; a daughter: Mrs. Karen Callie of Neward, NJ; a grandchild; two brothers: Clinton of Beardstown and Robert of Liberty; two sisters: Mrs. Eloise Blakeman of Tallula and Glenna Hageman of Virginia.

KINGERY, Fern (Schlemmer); b. 9 Apr 1905, Pittsfield, IL; d. 16 Oct 1985, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: American Mausoleum, Peoria, IL; M. George Kingery in 1940 at Keokuk, IA, he died in 1972; Fa.: George Schlemmer, Mo.: Mary Ann Males; Survived by one brother: Walter Schlemmer of Pittsfield; and one sister: May Shriver of Pittsfield.

KINGERY, Hazel Frances (Hoover); b. 14 Feb 1893, Pike Co., IL; d. 7 Jul 1979, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Blue River Cem., south of Detroit, IL; M. John Kingery on 6 Sep 1911, he died in 1972; Fa.: Edward Hoover; Mo.: Geneva Chandler; Survived by one son: Richard; and one daughter: Mrs. Dale Willard of Pittsfield; two sisters: Mrs. Ruth Yelliott of Milton and Mrs. Faydell Preble of New Salem; two brothers: Daniel Hoover and Manley Hoover of Milton; five grand and four great-grandchildren; Preceded by two sons, two grandchildren, five brothers and sisters.

KINGERY, Junior; b. 31 May 1917, Pike Co., IL; d. 28 Nov 1976, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Blue River Cem.; M. Dorothy Peer in 1938; Fa.: John W. Kingery; Mo.: Hazel Hoover; Survived by his wife; a step-daughter: Roberta Barrowman of Kinderhook; his mother; a brother: Richard; and a sister: Mrs. Dale Willard of Pittsfield; Preceded by his father and a brother.

KINGERY, Katherine (Higdon); b. 20 Oct 1888, Booneville, MO; d. 1 Feb 1977, Griggsville, IL; Bu.: Griggsville Cem.; M. Troy Kingery on 13 Jul 1907 in Pittsfield, IL, he died 16 Aug 1968; Fa.: James Higdon; Mo.: Frances Nelson; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Mike (Frances) Stevens of Griggsville; a son: Lyndell Kingery of Griggsville; four grand and nine great-grandchildren.

KINGERY, Lena Amelia (Seelmen); b. 7 Aug 1923, Conklin, MI; d. 31 Jul 1976, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Ravenna MI Cem.; M. Richard M. Kingery (date & place not given); Fa.: George Seelmen; MO.: Alta Pratt; Survived by her husband; two sons: Rodney of Iowa and Troy of Pittsfield; a daughter: Mrs. Bev Guthrie of Pittsfield; and a sister: Mrs. Lyndle Willard of Pittsfield.

KINGERY, Lyndell William; b. 18 Jun 1910, Detroit, IL; d. 20 Aug 1986, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Griggsville Cem., Griggsville, IL; M. Ellen M. Shaw on 22 Dec 1934 in Pittsfield, IL, she died 2 Oct 1980; Fa.: Troy Kingery; MO.: Katherine Higdon; Survived by one sister: Mrs. Mike (Frances) Stevens of Griggsville; three nieces and one nephew; Preceded by two sisters and one brother.

KINGERY, Richard M.; b. 21 Sep 1919, Pike Co., IL; d. 19 Jun 1982, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Ravanna, MI; Veteran; M. Lena Seelman on 27 Dec 1945, she died 31 Jul 1976; Fa.: John Kingery; Mo.: Hazel Frances Hoover; Survivors include a daughter: Bev Guthrie, Pittsfield; two sons: Troy, Pittsfield, and Rodney, Des Moines, IA; a grandson; and a sister: Ina Dale Willard, Pittsfield.

KINISON, Julia A. (Higgins); b. 14 Apr 1870, Jacksonville, IL; d. 18 Aug 1976, White Hall, IL; Bu.: Winchester City Cem.; M. Wallace H. Kinison in 1901, he died in 1927; Resident of Winchester, IL; Fa.: Henry Higgins; Mo.: Eliza Weaver; Survived by a daughter: Miss Margaret Helen Kinison of White Hall; and a great-niece; Miss Jacqueline Frank, who was reared in the home; Preceded in death by two sisters and a brother.

KINISON, Margaret; b. (not given, she was 85 years of age at death); d. 21 Apr 1987, Tucson, AZ; Bu.: (not given); Resident of Benson, AZ; formerly of White Hall and Winchester; M. (Not given); Parents (not given); Survived by a cousin: Jill Frank, who lived with her in AZ.

KINMAN, William T.; b. 27 May 1909, Schuyler Co., IL; d. 22 Mar 1989, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Rushville Cem.; M. (1) Mildred Marine on 30 Oct 1928 in Camden, IL, she died 7 Jul 1965; (2) Gladys Ford on 12 Jul 1969 in Decatur, IL; Fa.: Edgar Kinman; Mo.: Eza Moore; Survived by his wife; a son: Hyram of Peoria; two sisters: Kate Ford and Ruth Vermillion, both of Russellville, AR; Preceded by two sisters.

KINNAMON, Ethel I. (Hoke); b. 20 Jun 1898, Browning, IL; d. 31 Aug 1978, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Rushville City Cem.; M. Jesse A. Kinnamon on 25 Aug 1919, he died 11 Feb 1937; Fa.: Charles Hoke; Mo.: Elizabeth Harris; Survived by two sons: Lloyd "Jesse" of Rushville and Harold of Galena, KS; a sister: Mrs. Nellie Moore of Rushville; a brother: Earl Hoke of Rushville; two grand, four step grand, two great-grand and eight step-great-grandchildren; Preceded by three sisters and one great-grandson.

KINNE, Mabel (Chaplin); b. 6 Nov 1901, rural Pleasant Hill, IL; d. 6 Aug 1987, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Parklawn Cem., Barry, IL; M. Clarice Kinne on 18 Dec 1920 near New Canton, IL, he died in 1965; Fa.: Levi Chaplin; Mo.: Lennie Walker; Survived by a daughter: Kathleen Godert of Barry; a son: Niles Kinne of Barry; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two brothers: Olin Chaplin of Hannibal, MO and Louie Chaplin of Pittsfield; and a sister: Dorothy Tobias of Clarksville, MO; Preceded by two sons.

KINNE, Niles C.; b. 23 Nov 1940, New Salem, IL; d. 29 Jun 1996, Barry, IL; Bu.: Park Lawn Cem., Barry, IL; Resident of Pittsfield; formerly of Barry; M. (Not stated); Fa.: Clarice Kinne; Mo.: Mabel Chaplin; Survived by two sons: David and Jeffe Kinne, both of Pittsfield; one daughter: Melissa Kinne of Pittsfield; a granddaughter; one niece; two great-nephews; and one sister: Kathleen Godert of Pittsfield; Preceded by two brothers: Kenneth and one in infancy.

KINNET, Rollen; b. (not given, he was 76 years of age at time of death); d. 9 Mar 1983, Monticello, KY; Bu.: KY; M. (Not stated); Parents (not stated); Survived by a niece: Mrs. Arthur Britenstine of Franklin; and several other nieces and nephews of the Jacksonville area; Preceded by a brother: Marvin J. Kinnett of Murrayville.

KINNETT, Annie M. (Cook); b. 10 Jul 1894, Bear Valley, Ontario, Canada; d. 16 Jul 1983, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Antioch Cem., Morgan Co., IL; Resident of rural Jacksonville; M. Claude N. Kinnett on 20 Oct 1936 in Pittsfield, IL, he died in 1961; Fa. Oscar Cook; Mo.: Marie Annie Baumann; Survived by a brother: Lawrence Cook; two sisters: Bertha Scott and Alice Cook, all of Canada.

KINNETT, Bernice Mildred (Tendick); b. 22 Aug 1905, Jacksonville, IL; d. 25 Dec 1979, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem.; Resident of rural Woodson, IL; M. Marvin Kinnett in Jan. 1925; Mo.: Frank Tendick; Mo.: Clara Cooper; Survived by her husband: a daughter: Mrs. Arthur (Esther Pauline) Britenstine of rural Jacksonville and Mrs. Gerald (Judith) Bilger of Jacksonville; and three great-grandchildren: Kenny and Greg Bilger and Marc Britenstine, whom Mrs. Kinnett helped raise following the death of his mother, Judy Britenstine in 1973; a sister: Mrs. Cecile Zachary; and a brother: Clyde C. Tendick, both of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two brothers: Frank Tendick and Lee Tendick.

KINNETT, Jesse M.; b. 11 Jan 1916, rural Franklin, IL; d. 8 May 1989, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem.; Resident of Alexander, IL; WWII Army Veteran; M. Vera M. Smith on 28 Dec 1946 in Kansas City, KS; Fa.: Porter Clarence Kinnett; Mo.: Ella Norfleet; Survived by his wife; two sons: Jerry W. Kinnett of rural Alexander and Bruce C. Kinnett of Springfield; a sister: Mrs. Joyce Brune of Jacksonville; an uncle: Arvil Norfleet of Monticello, KY; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by his parents and a brother: Howard.

KINNETT, Marvin J.; b. 8 Aug 1902, Wayne Co., KY; d. 16 Nov 1982, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: (not given); A resident of rural Woodson; M. Bernice Tendick in Jan. 1925 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Edgar Kinnett; Mo.: Burnettia Conn; Survivors include one daughter: Mrs. Arthur (Pauline) Britenstine of Franklin; two grandchildren: Judith Bilger of Jacksonville and Marvin Arthur Britenstine of Woodson; three great-grandchildren; two brothers: Rollen Kinnett and Roy Kinnett, both of Monticello, KY; Preceded in death by four sisters.

KINNETT, Mary Ethel (Young); b. 21 Feb 1898, Winchester, IL; d. 22 Aug 1983, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem.; M. (1) Roy Sandberg, he died in 1948; (2) Ted Kinnett, he died in 1966; Fa.: Mac Young; Mo.: Sadie Huer; Surviving are one son: Robert Sandberg of Springfield; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters.

KINNETT, Myrtle; b. (not given); d. 10 May 1981, Monticello, KY; Bu.: KY; M. Roy Kinnett (date & place not given); Resident of KY; formerly of the New Berlin, IL area; Parents (not given); Survivors in the are include a niece: Mrs. Arthur Britenstine of Franklin; a great-nephew; Marvin Britenstine; and a great-great-niece: Mrs. Gerald Bilger, both of Jacksonville.

KINNETT, Wilburn; b. 2 Oct 1906, Jamestown, KY; d. 16 May 1983, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem.; M. Janette Belzer on 24 Sep 1931 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: E. P. Kinnett; Mo.: Hulda Hill; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. David (Caroline) Petefish of Literberry and two grandchildren: Debbie and Mike; Preceded by one brother.

KINNEY, Louise E. (Smith); b. 31 May 1897, Jacksonville, IL; d. 15 Mar 1981, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem.; M. Lloyd Kinney (date & place not given), he preceded her in death; Fa.: Henry Smith; Mo.: Cora Brown; Resident of Springfield; Survived by a sister: Mrs. Earl Fountain of Beardstown and a number of nieces and nephews; Preceded in death by a sister and a brother.

KINNEY, Margaret; b. 21 Aug 1922, Nokomis, IL; d. 26 Mar 1988, Jacksonville, IL; Bu. (Cremated); Fa.: Thomas Kinney; Mo.: Mary E. Daly; The last of her immediate family; no survivors listed.

KINNEY, Nellie F. (Smith); b. 11 May 1903, Kinderhook, IL; d. 20 Nov 1982, Quincy, IL; Bu.: Kinderhook Cem.; M. Arthur Kinney on 17 Aug 1926 in Pittsfield, IL, he died 11 Mar 1955; Fa.: Jesse Smith; Mo.: Minnie McFadden; Survivors include a son: William; four grand and four great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by a brother.

KINNEY, Orah O. (Clevenger); b. 22 Mar 1894, near Palmyra, IL; d. 18 Feb 1992, Carlinville, IL; Bu.: Hettick Cem., Hettick, IL; M. Earl E. Kinney on 26 Sep 1912, he died 3 Jul 1951; Fa.: Michael Clevenger; Mo.: Nancy Bettis; Survived by a daughter: Ruth Hughes of Bethalto; six grand, 10 great-grand and six great-great-grandchildren; one brother: Bert Clevenger of Godfrey; Preceded by two sons: Russell and Marion; four brothers; and three sisters.

KINNEY, Russell E.; b. 23 Jan 1915, Curran, IL; d. 12 Jul 1976, Hettick, IL; Bu.: Hettick Cem.; M. Fern Dingeldein in 1940; Fa.: Earl Kinney; Mo.: Orah Clevenger; Survived by his wife; his mother; a sister: Mrs. Ruth Hughes of Bethalto; and several nieces and nephews.

KINSER, Bertha (Suttles); b. 19 Jul 1894, White Hall, IL; d. 21 May 1979, White Hall, IL; Bu.: Kinser Cem., near White Hall, IL; M. Carl Kinser (date & place not given), he died in 1973; Fa.: William L. Suttles; Mo.; Julia March; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. John (Verna) Dorks of White Hall; and four grandchildren; Preceded by a brother.

KINSER, Charles; b. 9 Mar 1932, 30 Jul 1984, White Bear Lake, MN; Bu.: White Bear Lake, MN; WWII Veteran; M. Abrynn Lakin in 1958 at White Hall, IL; Fa.: Lowell B. Kinser; Mo.: (not stated); Survived by his wife; a son: Kenneth Bruce Kinser and a daughter, Mary Beth Kinser, both at home; and a brother: Dyle Kinser of Metropolis.

KINSER, Edna Evelyn (Hubbard); b. 9 Jan 1905, Patterson, IL; d. 5 May 1985, Paducah, KY; Bu.: White Hall Cem., White Hall, IL; M. Lowell Kinser on 1 Jul 1922 in Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Metropolis, IL; formerly of White Hall and Hardin; Fa.: Charles A. Hubbard; Mo.: Neva J. Paire; Survived by her husband; one son: Dyal Kinser of Metropolis; six grand and eight great-grandchildren; Preceded by a son: Charles; two sisters; and four brothers.

KINSER, Glenn; b. 1 Feb 1897, Walkerville, IL; d. 5 Jun 1987, White Hall, IL; Bu.: Kinser Cem.; Fa.: Isaac R. Kinser; Mo.: Naomi J. Young; Survived by several nieces and nephews; Preceded by three sisters and six brothers.

KINSER, Helen (Rawe); b. 9 Feb 1904, Greenfield, IL; d. 18 Aug 1988, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Oak Wood Cem., Greenfield, IL; M. Guy O. Kinser on 29 Aug 1926 in Greenfield, IL, he died 13 Oct 1967; Fa.: Joseph Rawe; Mo.: Nellie Dorsey; Survived by a daughter: Jane Kipling of Bushnell; three sons: R. William of Brighton, the Rev. J. Russell of Abilene, TX and Guy O. Jr of Greenfield; four grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Pete C. (Florence) Balotti of Carlinville; and a brother; Harold Rawe of Carrollton; Preceded by a sister; a brother; and two grandchildren.

KINSER, Irene M. (Hill); b. 24 Sep 1905, Danvers, IL; d. 11 Aug 1996, Brighton, IL; Bu.: Oak Wood Cem., Greenfield, IL; M. Paul K. Kinser on 24 Dec 1924, he died 17 Jan 1976; Fa.: Earl L. Hill; Mo.: Anna L. Scharfenberg; Resident of Greenfield, IL; Survived by one son: Paul Randall (wife, Karen Naugle) Kinser of Greenfield; two grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; and one half-sister: Marjorie Flaherty of Sesser; Preceded by one half-sister.

KINSER, Lowell; b. 22 Dec 1900, Walkerville, IL; d. 9 Jun 1989, Metropolis, IL; Bu.: White Hall Cem., White Hall, IL; M. Edna Hubbard on 1 Jul 1922 in Jacksonville, IL, she died 5 May 1985; Resident of Metropolis; formerly of White Hall; Fa.: Frederick A. Kinser; Mo.: Naoma F. Young; Survived by a son: Dyal of Metropolis; nine grand and six great-grandchildren; Preceded by a son: Charles Kinser; and a sister: Lois M. Kinser.

KINSER, Lynn; b. 13 Sep 1905, Walkerville, IL; d. 2 Sep 1996, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Oak Wood Cem., Greenfield, IL; M. Norma G. Jackson on 30 Nov 1930 in Carrollton, IL, she died 31 Oct 1994; Fa.: John M. Kinser; Mo.: Ellen Florence Otey; Resident of Greenfield, IL; Survived by a son: Robert L. Kinser of Carlinville; a daughter: Carole Griswold of Greenfield; four grand and six great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Floy Chapman of White Hall and Mable K. Cole of Palmyra; Preceded by a brother: Guy O. Kinser Sr.

KINSER, Norma G. (Jackson); b. 22 Apr 1912, Greenfield, IL; d. 31 Oct 1994, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Oak Wood Cem., Greenfield, IL; Resident of Greenfield, IL; M. Lynn (no maiden given) on 30 Nov 1930 in Carrollton, IL; Fa.: Dial Woodford Jackson; Mo.: Louella R. Smittinger; Survived by her husband; one daughter: Carole Griswold of Greenfield; one son: Robert Kinser of Carrollton; four grand and six great-grandchildren; and one brother: Elmer Jackson of Greenfield; Preceded by one brother: Lee Jackson; and one sister: Ethel Jackson.

KINSER, Paul; b. 28 Jul 1904, Greene Co., IL; d. 17 Jan 1976, Greenfield, IL; Bu.: Oak Wood Cem., Greenfield, IL; M. Irene Hill on 24 Dec 1924; Fa.: Ross Kinser; Mo.; Ethel Schudle; Survived by his wife; a son: Randy of Greenfield; a granddaughter: Gayle Jean of Greenfield; a sister: Mrs. Melba Bermes of Alton; and a brother: Luther of Roxana.

KINSER, Quentin J.; b. 2 Sep 1994, Springfield, IL; d. 2 Sep 1994, Springfield, IL; bu.: (not given); Fa.: John Kinser; Mo.: Gina Thien; Survived by his parents of Jerseyville; one sister: Kaitlin, at home; his grandparents: Ted & Kathleen Thien of Greenfield and Guy and Della Kinser Jr of Greenfield; and his great-grandmother: Mary Lois Rawe of Carrollton.

KINSER, William C.; b. 6 Mar 1910, Walkerville, IL; d. 25 Feb 1995, Quincy, IL (Soldier & Sailors Home); Bu.: Camp Butler National Cem., Springfield, IL; WWII Navy Veteran; M. Rhea Hopkins (date & place not given); Fa.: Mark Kinser; Mo.: Mary Hudson; Resident of Springfield; formerly of White Hall, IL; Survived by his wife: Preceded by one sister: Elsie Mae Hudson.

KINSEY, Helen (Loughary); b. 9 Oct 1910, Concord, IL; d. 26 Aug 1990, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; M. Melvin Kinsey on 19 Sep 1937 in Lake Side Park, MO, he died in 1973; Fa.: William Loughary; Mo.: Mary Decker; Survived by one sister: Grace Loughary; and two brothers; Darold and Earl Loughary, all of Beardstown; several nieces and nephews; and one sister-in-law: Rena Loughary of Jacksonville; Preceded by her parents, three sisters and four brothers.

KIPP, Ella Alberta (Rattle); b. 25 Oct 1899, Oak Park, IL; d. 30 Jan 1990, Nebo, IL; Bu.: Acacia Park Cem., Chicago, IL; Resident of Nebo; formerly of Princeton and the Chicago area; M. William S. Kipp on 30 Aug 1934 in Park Ridge, IL; Fa.: Orrin Jason Rattle; Mo.: Ellen Alberta Burgoyne; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Leland (Truellen) Wahlgren of Princeton; a son: William S. Kipp of Libertyville; and five grandchildren; Preceded by a brother: Samuel J. Rattle.

KIRBACH, Andrew W.; b. 1 Apr 1917, Greenfield, IL; d. 15 May 1982, Springfield, IL; Bu.: St. John's Catholic cem.; Army WWII Veteran; Resident of Carrollton, IL; M> Cecilia Steinacher on 20 Jun 1945 in Carrollton, IL; Fa.: Henry C. Kirbach; Mo.: Mary Ablen; Surviving are his mother, a resident of Carrollton; his wife: eight daughters: Sister Mary Marlene, O.P. of Hardin; Mrs. Barry (Margaret) Brannan of Eldred; Mrs. Michael (Mary) Niemeyer of Kane; Mrs. James (Nancy) Zipprich of Jerseyville; Judy Kirback of Chatham; Mrs. Roger (Joan) Payne of Carrollton; Mrs. Kris (Thresa) Rosentreter of Carrollton; and Ruth Kirbach at home, two sons: James of Virden and Michael, at home; five grandchildren and two step-grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Gerald (Magdaline) Pennington of Carrollton; three brothers: Edmond of Jerseyville; Leonard of Carrollton and Henry Lawrence of Bloomington; His father preceded him in death.

KIRBACH, Fred J.; b. 8 Jan 1904, Greene Co., IL; d. 10 May 1985, Springfield, IL; Bu.: St. John's Catholic Cem., Carrollton, IL; Resident of Carrollton, IL; M. Mary Caflin on 23 Oct 1928 in Carrollton, IL; Fa.: Nicholas Kirbach; Mo.: Mary Hansen; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Lois Jean Ellis and Mrs. Kenneth (Alice) Parker, both of Carrollton; seven grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two sisters: Mary Evelyn Controy of Harrisburg, PA and Mrs. Robert (Isabelle) King of Englewood, CA; two brothers: Francis "Tom" Kirbach and Lawrence "Nick" Kirbach, both of Carrollton; Preceded by two brothers and one son.

KIRBACH, Helen I. (Ritchey); b. 1 Mar 1916, Carrollton, IL; d. 30 Mar 1996, Carrollton; Bu.: St. John's Cem., Carrollton, IL; M. John P. Kirbach on 31 Dec 1941 in Palmyra, MO, he died 22 Jan 1968; Fa.: (not stated); Mo.: Nettie Ritchey; Survived by a daughter: Penny J. Talley of Carrollton; six grand and 12 great-grandchildren; three sisters: Gertrude Prough of Dow, Edna Grady of Chicago, and Naomi Stone of Springfield; and one brother: James C. Ritchey of Yuma, AZ; Preceded by a daughter: Norma Jean Kirbach.

KIRBACH, Helen M. (Thien); b. 21 Apr 1914, Carrollton, IL; d. 10 Jul 1994, Greenfield, IL; Bu.: St. John's Catholic Cem., Carrollton, IL; M. Henry F. Kirbach on 30 Jun 1936 in Carrollton, IL, he died in 1975; Fa.: Theodore Thien; Mo.: Gertrude Naber; Survived by one son-in-law: J. Freddy Bauer of Carrollton; four grandchildren who took care of her before her death: Doug Bauer of Springfield, and Dan Bauer, Eric Bauer and Jennifer Shade, all of Greenfield; three great-grandchildren; two sisters: Margaret Kerkhoff and Mary Pohlman, both of Carrollton; Preceded by one daughter: Carol Bauer; three sisters: Louise Thien, Dorothy Bridgewater and Adelaide Thien; and one brother: Bernard Thien.

KIRBACH, Lawrence J. "Nick"; b. 2 May 1911, Greene Co., IL; d. 20 Oct 1985, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: St. John's Catholic Cem., Carrollton, IL; M. Pauline Baumgartner on 28 Feb 1935 in Carrollton, IL; Fa.: Nicholas J. Kirbach; Mo.: Mary Hansen; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Fred (Sherry) Miller of Carrollton; two grandchildren; two sisters: Mary Evelyn Controy of Shiremanstown, PA and Mrs. Robert (Isabelle) King of Englewood, FL; and one brother: Francis "Tom" Kirbach of Carrollton.

KIRBACH, Mabel L. (Fitzgerald); b. 15 Apr 1892, Macoupin Co., IL; d. 14 Jul 1979, Godfrey, IL; Bu.: St. John's Catholic Cem., Carrollton, IL; M. Bernard Kirbach on 15 Feb 1916, he died in 1965; Resident of Carrollton, IL; Fa.: Thomas Fitzgerald; Mo.: Mary Grace; Survived by these children: Mrs. Theresa Cole of Greenfield, Mrs. Conrad (Beverly) Snyders, Bernard and Robert, all of Alton, Vincent of Cleveland, OH, Albert of Bradenton, FL and Maurice of Oglesby; 13 grand and ten great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Sister Roberta Fitzgerald of Alton and Alcie Johnston of Cottage Hills; Preceded by five sisters and two brothers.

KIRBACH, Martha A. (Hubbard); b. 18 Nov 1933, White Hall, IL; d. 17 Feb 1989, Bowen, IL; bu.: St. John's Catholic Cem., Carrollton, IL; Resident of Bowen, IL; M. Ralph Kirbach (date & place not given); Fa.: Thomas L. Hubbard; Mo.: Eva Camerer; Survived by her husband; four daughters: Mrs. Lee (Janice) Fuchs of Champaign, Susan Kirbach, Cheryl Kirbach and Kay Kirbach, all of Bowen; two sons: Eric of Carthage and Tracy of Springfield; three grandchildren; six brothers: Donald Hubbard of Medora, Stanley Hubbard of Eldred, Vernon Hubbard of Greenfield, Norman Hubbard of Carrollton, Wayne Hubbard of Roodhouse and Lowell Hubbard of Mt. Olive; Preceded by her father and two brothers: Lloyd Hubbard and Bill Hubbard.

KIRBACH, Mary A. (Hinrichs); b. Carrollton, IL, she was 95 years of age at death; d. 2 May 1982, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: St. John's Catholic Cem., Carrollton, IL; M. Frank J. Kirbach on 13 Oct 1908, he died 15 Nov 1958; Fa.: J. Henry Hinrichs; Mo.: Helena Schneider; Survivors include four daughters: Frances H. Conrad, Catherine M. Graves, Rose May Hardaway and Betty Best, all of Carrollton; one niece raised in her home, Marie Stone, also of Carrollton; 11 grand and 21 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Margaret Knowland of Carrollton and Frances Shuttleworth of St. Louis, MO; Preceded in death by one daughter; two grandchildren; four sisters and two brothers.

KIRBACH, Mary (Claflin); b. 7 Nov 1908, Eldred, IL; d. 12 Mar 1991, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: St. John's Catholic Cem., Carrollton, IL; M. Fred J. Kirbach on 23 Oct 1928 in Carrollton, IL, he died 10 May 1985; Fa.: John Claflin; Mo.: Nellie Davidson; Survived by two daughters: Alice Parker and Lois Jean Ellis, both of Carrollton; seven grand and four great-grandchildren; and a half-brother: Jake Caflin; Preceded by a son: Fred; two sisters: Esther Claflin and Ethel Garrison; and a brother: John Claflin.

KIRBACH, Maurice; b. 4 Sep 1925, Greene Co., IL; d. 12 May 1991, Oglesby, IL; Bu.: Oglesby, IL; M. Frances Menith on 12 Feb 1948 in Oglesby, IL; WWII Veteran; Fa.: Bernard C. Kirbach; Mo.: Mabel Fitzgerald; Survived by his wife; two sisters: Bernadine Snyders of Batchtown and Theresa Cole of Greenfield; four brothers: Bernard Kirbach of Brighton, Albert Kirbach of Bradenton, FL, Vincent Kirbach of Cleveland, OH and Robert Kirbach of Alton; Preceded by his parents.

KIRBY, Elsa Green (Pyle); b. (not given), Island Dale, MO, she was 97 years of age at death; d. 25 Jul 1978, Tryon, NC; Bu.: Tryon, NC; Formerly of Jacksonville, IL; M. Harry Nathaniel Kirby, he preceded her in death; Fa.: Vance Pyle; Mo.: Ellen (maiden not given); Survived by a daughter: Katherine Kirby of Tryon; two sons: Davis and Vance of Tryon.

KIRBY, Ernest William; b. 11 Sep 1914, Wilton, CT; d. 20 Apr 1993, Waverly, IL; Bu.: (not given); WWII Veteran; M. Mary Holly on 24 Nov 1979 in Vancouver, WA; Fa.: Thomas Kirby; Mo.: Bessie Mae Knapp; Survived by his wife; two sons: Jerry of Waverly and Thomas of Hollywood, FL; two daughters: April Kirby of Waverly and Mary Ann Kirby; two stepdaughters: Angie Allen of Portland, OR and Debrah Henson of HI; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and one sister: Dorothy Wetsel of Lehigh Acres, FL; Preceded by one stepdaughter: Sherry; and one sister: Ethel.

KIRBY, Frances E. (Morris); b. 21 Apr 1900, Franklin, IL; d. 14 Feb 1989, Wood River, IL; Bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; Resident of Beardstown; M. Harry M. Kirby on 3 Jun 1917 in Franklin, IL, he died in Feb. 1974; Fa.: Benjamin Morris; Mo.; Jane Robinson; Survived by two sons: Morris Kirby of Phoenix, AZ and Donald R. "Dick" Kirby of Collinsville; six grand and 11 great grandchildren; Preceded by her parents and a sister.

KIRBY, Hazel B. (Gray); b. 10 Aug 1900, Rockbridge, IL; d. 6 May 1987, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Witt Cem., Rockbridge, IL; Resident of Rockbridge, IL; M. Harry Kirby in Mar 1919 in Jerseyville, IL; Fa.: George Gray; Mo.: Latisha (maiden not given); Survived by a daughter: Wanda Burrows of Rockbridge; a son: George Kirby of Rockbridge; and four grandchildren.

KIRBY, John Lincoln; b. 8 Aug 1931, Lake Fork, IL; d. 25 Jan 1996, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Camp Butler National Cem., Springfield, IL; Korean War Army Veteran; M. Anita Leverentz on 10 Jul 1954 at Des Plaines, IL; Resident of Riverton, IL; Fa.: Arthur Kirby; Mo.: Opal Duncan; Survived by his wife; two sons: Paul Arthur Kirby of Boston, MA and Daniel Duncan Kirby of Springfield; two daughters: Janet Ann Kirby of Riverton and Lynn Marie Taylor of Litchfield; three brothers: Merle Kirby of Greenview, Donald Kirby of Buffalo and William Dean Kirby of Tolono; six grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

KIRCHER, Fred M.; b. 7 Feb 1897, Strasburg, IL; d. 29 Dec 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Griggsville, Cem.; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Griggsville; M. Edna Hornbeck on 25 Dec 1919 in Griggsville, IL, she died 21 Nov 1971; Fa.: Charles Kircher; Mo.: Bertha Marie Malko; Survived by one son: Clay of Jacksonville; one daughter: Mrs. William (Constance) Athey of Virden; one sister: Mrs. Ross (Rose) Bartlett of Pittsfield; one brother: Ralph of Imperial Beach, CA; eight grand; 13 great-grand and three great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by two infant sons.

KIRCHER, John F.; b. 29 Aug 1908, Arenzville, IL; d. 27 Mar 1992, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Arenzville Cem., Arenzville, IL; M. Marguerite L. Goffinette on 9 Aug 1932 in Hannibal, MO, she died 12 Aug 1987; Fa.: Frank Christian Kircher; Mo.: Harriett Dobson; Survived by a daughter-in-law: Mrs. Frank (Margaret) Keller of Arvada, CO; two granddaughters; and one great-granddaughter; Preceded by his parents and one son: Byron Joe Kircher.

KIRCHER, Marguerite L. (Goffinette); b. 31 May 1911, north of Bluff Springs, Cass Co., IL; d. 12 Aug 1987, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Arenzville East Cem., Arenzville, IL; M. John Kircher on 8 Aug 1932 in Hannibal, MO; Fa.: William Goffinette; Mo.: Maude Williams; Survived by her husband; a daughter-in-law: Mrs. Frank (Margaret) Keller of Arvada. CO; two granddaughters: Mrs. Erik (Betty) Kircher Bernstein of St. Louis Park, MN and Katrina Sue Kircher of Arvada, CO; Preceded by a son: Byron Joe in 1964.

KIRCHNER, Frederick William "Butch"; b. 14 Dec 1892, Chandlerville, IL; d. 18 Jun 1982, Virginia, IL; Bu.: Chandlerville Cem.; M. Nellie Irene Fielden on 24 Feb 1917, she died 1 Sep 1974; Fa.: William P. Kirchner; Mo.: Josephine Herrmann; Surviving are two daughters: Mrs. Nelda Henry and Mrs. Muriel Reddish, both of Virginia; two sons: Paul and Richard, both of rural Virginia; nine grand and 14 great-grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Essie Sarff of Havana.

KIRCHNER, Harold Walter; b. 27 Dec 1890, Otterville, IL; d. 24 Dec 1981, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: White Hall Cem., Resident of White Hall; M. Eva Elizabeth Ewin (date & place not given), she died in 1945; Fa.: Herman Kirchner; Mo.: (not given); Survived by two sons: Albert Kirchner of White Hall and James Kirchner of Hardin, TX; five daughters: Mrs. Donald (Ione) Hubbard of Medora, Mrs. Avis Clark of White Hall, Mrs. James (Opal) Little of Fieldon, Mrs. Arthur (Jean) Camerer of Wilmont, WI, and Mrs. Rodger (Kate) Fundel of Glasgow; 28 grand, 46 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild; Preceded by two sons, a sister and three brothers.

KIRCHNER, Helen L. (Westerholt); b. 22 Aug 1921, Beardstown, IL; d. 25 Aug 1996, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Oak Grove Cem., Beardstown, IL; M. James Kirchner on 19 Jul 1940 in Keokuk, IA, he died in 1979; Fa.: (first name not given) Westerholt; Mo.: Liz (maiden not given); Survived by one son: Charles "Shorty" (wife, Diane) Kirchner of Beardstown; two grandchildren; and a special friend: John Rolf of Beardstown; Preceded by her parents; and one daughter.

KIRCHNER, Howard F.; b. 4 Mar 1910, Cass Co., IL; d. 17 Jun 1977, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; Resident of Beardstown; M. Bertha Caldwell on 20 Jun 1934 in Beardstown, IL; Fa.: Frank Kirchner; Mo.: Myrtle Hager; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Doris Ann Kagle of Beardstown and Mrs. Mary Beth Orr of Rushville; three brothers: Doug, James and Jack Kirchner, all of Beardstown; and three grandchildren; Preceded by a sister.

KIRCHNER, Jack; b. 15 Jan 1926, Beardstown, IL; d. 11 May 1982, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Oak Grove Cem.; Navy WWII Veteran; M. Eleanor Logsdon on 19 Jul 1947 in Rushville, IL; Resident of Beardstown; Fa.: Frank Kirchner; Mo.: Myrtle Hager; Surviving are his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Jim (Kay Ann) Childers; a granddaughter: Carrie Childers; a grandson: Jamie Childers; and a brother: Douglas Kirchner, all of Beardstown; also numerous nieces and nephews; Two brothers and a sister preceded him in death.

KIRCHNER, James; b. 16 Sep 1913, Beardstown, IL; d. 16 Mar 1979, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Oak Grove Cem., Beardstown, IL; M. Helen Westerholt on 19 Jul 1940 in Keokuk, IA; Fa.: Frank Kirchner, Mo.: Myrtle Hager; Survived by his wife; a son: "Shorty" of Beardstown; two grandchildren; and two brothers: Doug and Jack Kirchner of Beardstown; Preceded by a daughter, a brother and one sister.

KIRCHNER, Mae (Leonhard); b. 20 Apr 1896, Bluff Springs, IL; d. 4 Mar 1979, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; Resident of Chandlerville, IL; M. Frank Kirchner (date & place not given), he died 26 May 1974; Fa.: George H. Leonhard; Mo.: Della P. Moulton; Survived by a daughter-in-law: Mrs. Charles Kirchner of Beardstown; four grand and three great-grandchildren; three sisters and one brother: Mrs. Goldie Watkins of Chandlerville, Mrs. Helen Douglas of Pittsfield, Mrs. Leda Goff of Beardstown and Kenneth Leonhard of Moline; Preceded by one son, three brothers and two sisters.

KIRCHNER, Ricky Dean; b. 22 Dec 1974, White Hall, IL; d. 30 Jun 1996, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Resident of White Hall; Fa.: Ronald G. Kirchner; Mo.: Margaret V. Fry; Survived by his parents of White Hall; three sisters: Melinda Buck of Roodhouse, Melody Ann Kirchner and Joy Kirchner, both of White Hall; two half-sisters: Rhonda Kay Mitchell of Waverly and Kimberly Saylor of Belltown; one brother: Robert Saylor of Springfield; one half-brother: Frank Saylor of Colorado; two grandmothers: Viola Gilbert of Walkerville and Viola Kirchner of Greenfield; Preceded by one brother: Ronald Saylor Kirchner.

KIRCHNER, Robert James; b. 13 Oct 1917, Alton, IL; d. 5 Dec 1995, Godfrey, IL; Bu.: Brighton, IL; M. (Not stated); Fa.: Rev. George Christopher Kirchner; Mo.: Florence Edith Hartwick; Survived by one daughter: Ida Cox of Greenfield; four sons: Eldon Kirchner of Jerseyville, Marvin Kirchner of Greenfield, James Kirchner of St. Charles, MO and Ronald Kirchner of White Hall; 16 grand and 9 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Betty Jouett of White Hall and Mildred Koehler of Cottage Hills.

KIRCHNER, Ronald Saylor; b. 27 Sep 1971, Pittsfield, IL; d. 5 Apr 1991, near Roodhouse, IL; bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; Fa.: Ronald G. Kirchner; Mo.: Margaret V. Fry; Survived by his parents of rural Roodhouse; his grandparents: Robert J. Kirchner of Godfrey and Viola Al Kirchner of Greenfield and Viola Gilbert of White Hall; three sisters: Melinda Saylor and Melody and Joy Kirchner, all of whom live at home with their parents; two brothers: Robert Saylor of Roodhouse and Ricky Kirchner, at home; two half-sisters: Rhonda Mitchell of Waverly and Kimberly Saylor of Jacksonville; a half-brother: Franklin Saylor of TX.

KIRCHNER, Viola A. (Bowker); b. 21 Jul 1919, Medora, Il; d. 16 Sep 1996, Carlinville, IL; Bu.: Medora City Cem.; Resident of Greenfield, IL; M. Robert Kirchner on 24 Dec 1937 in St. Charles, MO, he died 5 Dec 1995; Fa.: Truman Bowker; Mo.: Ruby (maiden not given); Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Rick (Ida) Cox of Greenfield; four sons: James (wife, Shirley) Kirchner of St. Charles, MO, Eldon (wife, Joan) Kirchner of Jerseyville, Ronald (wife, Margaret) Kirchner of White Hall and Marvin (wife, Arlene) Kirchner of Greenfield; 21 grand and 12 great-grandchildren; three sisters: Anna Mae Bowker and Lela Harding, both of Medora, and Doris Pruitt of Greenfield; two brothers: Gene Bowker of Godfrey and William Bowker of IN; Preceded by two grandsons; one sister: Ida Belle Coleman; and six brothers: James, Walter, Elmer, Milford, Lloyd and Claude Bowker

KIRCHNER, William Douglas; b. 20 Jul 1908, Clear Lake, near Beardstown, IL; d. 21 Mar 1984, Springfield, IL; Bu.: St. Alexius Catholic Cem., Beardstown, IL; Resident of Beardstown, IL; M. Janette Caldwell on 3 Oct 1936 in Beardstown, IL; Fa.: Frank Kirchner; Mo.: Myrtle Hager; Survived by his wife: two sons: William Kirchner of Lake Orion, MI and Brad Kirchner of Beardstown; four daughters: Marita Harrison of Franklin, IN, Kristine Wheelhouse of Frederick, Karen Fischer of Alliance, NE and Charlene Lauder of Beardstown, IL; 11 grandchildren and several nieces and nephews; Preceded in death by a sister and three brothers.

KIRCHHOEFER, C. G. "Kirk"; b. 12 Jun 1907, Marissa, IL; d. 28 Apr 1994, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Virginia; formerly of Jacksonville; M. (1) Helen Kamm in 1944, she died in May 1964; (2) Edith Hopper on 27 Feb 1965; Fa.: Henry Lewis Kirchhoefer; Mo.: Margaret Sinn; Survived by his wife; one son: John Kirchhoefer of Orlando, FL; one stepdaughter: Mrs. Richard (Norma Jean) Kirchner; two stepsons: William Hopper of Virginia and Donal Hopper of Jacksonville; nine grand and 19 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by two brothers: Oscar and Irwin Kirchhoefer.

KIRGAN, Arthur L.; b. 30 Apr 1890, Pike Co., IL; d. 6 Mar 1985, Rushville, IL; Bu.: (not given); Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Cora Wynder on 22 Dec 1915 in Pittsfield, IL; Fa.: Ira Kirgan; Mo.: Nancy Houston; Survived by wife; a son: Wayne of Mt. Sterling; a daughter: Mrs. James (Dorothy) Still of Mt. Sterling; two brothers: Elzie of Mt. Sterling and George of Plymouth; two sisters: Vina Phillips of Mt. Sterling and Anna Hurst of Augusta; four grand and seven great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild: Preceded by a son, Arthur; a sister; and two grandchildren.

KIRGAN, Clinton S.; b. 9 Jan 1909, Brown Co., IL; d. 18 Nov 1987, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; Fa.: William Kirgan; Mo.: Mabel Van Pelt; Survived by two sisters: Glenna Hageman of Virginia and Mrs. Lawrence (Eloise) Blakeman of Tallula; and a brother: Robert of Liberty; four nephews and four nieces; Preceded in death by one brother.

KIRGAN, Cora Emma (Wynder); b. 8 Mar 1897, Perry, IL; d. 13 Apr 1996, Mt. Sterling, IL; Bu.: Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Arthur L. Kirgan Sr. on 22 Dec 1915 in Pittsfield, IL, he preceded in death on 6 Mar 1985; Fa.: Hugh Wynder; Mo.: Rose Robb; Survived by one son: Wayne (wife, Betty) Kirgan of Mt. Sterling; one daughter: Mrs. James (Dorothy) Still of Quincy; four grand, 10 great-grand and eight great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by one son: Arthur Kirgan Jr.; and three granddaughters.

KIRGAN, Ellen M. (Flack) Anderson; b. 4 Mar 1910, Bushnell, IL; d. 7 Mar 1996, White Hall, IL; Bu.: Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, Macomb, IL; Resident of White Hall; formerly of Plymouth; M. (1) J. Melvin Anderson on 14 Mar 1928 in Tennessee, IL, he died 13 Nov 1971; (2) George Kirgan on 15 Jun 1977 in Plymouth, IL; Fa.: Fred Flack; Mo.: Nellie Smith; Survived by her husband; one step-daughter: Deloris Joan Wilson of Jacksonville; two sisters: Helen Flack of Peoria and Nadine Cooper of Columbia, IN; seven step grand and eight step-great-grandchildren.

KIRGAN, Jerroll; b. 13 Jun 1941, Roodhouse, IL; d. 2 Oct 1981, rural Greene Co., IL; Bu.: White Hall Cem., White Hall, IL; Army Veteran; M. Beverly Alcorn on 9 Jun 1968; Fa.: Eugene Kirgan; Mo.: Pauline Fraley; A resident of 110 Rolling Acres Mobile Home Ct., Jacksonville, IL. [Found dead along U.S. 67, 5 miles north of Greenfield, IL; apparent self-inflicted wound from a .20 gauge shotgun.] Survived by his wife; his parents, of Roodhouse; four children: Betsy and Tom, at home, Rick Kirgan of Roodhouse and Mrs. Marty (Terri) Kitsmiller of White Hall; and a grandchild.

KIRGAN, Lucy Mae (Jacques); b. 24 Jun 1884, Greene Co., IL; d. 20 Feb 1979, Roodhouse, IL; Bu.: White Hall Cem., White Hall, IL; M. John Kirgan on 27 Nov 1903, he died in 1949; Fa.: Sidney Jacques; Mo.: Falina Heskett; Survived by these children: Howard of Metropolis, Clyde and Mrs. Loyd Crobin, both of White Hall, Eugene and Mrs. Ralph (Helen) Mehrhoff, both of Roodhouse, Mrs. Roy (Marcella) Erickson of Evanston and Mrs. Ray (Almeda) Speer of Alton; 15 grand and several great-grandchildren; Preceded by three sons, one brother and one sister.

KIRGAN, William; b. 27 Sep 1885, Pike Co., IL; d. 6 May 1977, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; M. Mable Van Pelt on 22 Jun 1905, Mt. Sterling, IL, she died 29 May 1957; Fa.: Clinton Kirgan; Mo.: Emma Weber; Survived by three sons: Clinton of Beardstown, Robert of Liberty and Earl Kirgan of Brick Town, NJ; two daughters: Mrs. Glenna Hageman of Virginia and Eloise Blakeman of Tallula; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; two sisters; Mrs. Ralph (Flossie) Peacock of Camden and Mrs. Luther (Ella) Riggins of Colchester; Preceded by an infant son, two brothers and two sisters.

KIRGAN, William Richard; b. 9 Feb 1911, Naples, IL; d. 6 Jun 1989, Pittsfield, IL; Bur: Griggsville Cem.; M. Pauline Naomi Buskirk in Sep 1946 in Palmyra, MO; Fa.: Charles Ebin Kirgan; Mo.: Della Ann Swisher; Resident of Griggsville, IL; WWII Army Veteran; Survived by his wife of Porter, IN; four sons: Charles of Porter, IN; four sons: Charles of Portage, IN, Gerald of Griggsville, Larry of Portage IN and Bill of Pittsfield; 19 grand and three great-grandchildren; and two stepsister: Dorothy Kirner and Ethel Aldag, both of Quincy; Preceded by his parents; his stepmother: Matilda Kaslen; and a brother: Roy.

KIRK, Earl L.; b. 31 Aug 1903, Carrollton, IL; d. 10 May 1983, Jacksonville, IL; Bur.: Jacksonville East Cem.; M. Flonnie Toler on 2 Oct 1927 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Benjamin Wade Kirk; Mo.: Esther Menezes; Surviving are his wife; two sisters: Mary Trask and Geraldine Peters, both of Jacksonville; Preceded in death by two infant sons.

KIRK, Goldie (Higdon); b. 13 Aug 1886, d. 27 Feb 1979, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Bethel Cem.; Resident of Hannibal, MO; formerly of Pike Co., IL; M. Jack Kirk in Oct 1905 in Pike Co., IL, he died 4 Jan 1940; Fa.: Sam Higdon; Mo.: Maria Phillips; Resident of Hannibal, MO; formerly of Pike Co., IL; Fa.: Sam Higdon; Mo.: Maria Phillips; Survived by five daughters: Mrs. Hazel Ballatine of Hannibal, MO; Mrs. Annie Pearson of Pittsfield, Mrs. Elva Riley of Chambersburg, Mrs. Elnora Gentry of Hannibal, MO and Mrs. Dora Johnson of Browning; two sons: W. J. Of Mt. Sterling and Joe of Perry; 14 grand, 32 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.

KIRK, Robert Dean; b. 1 Nov 1931, Millmount, IL; d. 1 Dec 1993, Carrollton, IL; bu.: (not given); M. Joann Kirk on 2 Oct 1954 in Decatur, IL; Fa.: Chester Kirk; Mo.: Ola (no maiden given); Resident of Roodhouse, IL; Survived by his wife; a son: Scott Kirk of rural Roodhouse; a sister: Suzie Burgess of Vermont, IL; and two grandchildren; Preceded by a son: Robert Lynn Kirk; two brothers: Harold and Chester Kirk; and one sister: Alene Body.

KIRK, William J. Sr.; b. 29 Oct 1923, Griggsville, IL; d. 30 Jun 1988, Quincy, IL; Bu.: Benville Cem.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Marjorie McIntire on 10 Dec 1944 in Pittsfield, IL; Survived by his wife of Mt. Sterling; a son: William J. Kirk Jr of Winchester; a daughter: Mrs. Ralph (Sharon) Lawson Jr of Beardstown; five grandchildren: Tina Lynn Lawson and Becky Sue Lawson, both of Beardstown, and Justin Kirk, Jud Kirk and Richard Kirk, all of Winchester; a brother: Joe Kirk of Griggsville; three sisters: Mrs. Hazel Balentine, Mrs. Elnora Gentry, both of Hannibal, MO and Mrs. Dora Lee Johnson of Browning; Preceded by three sisters: Elva Riley, Annie Peterson and Elizabeth Kirk in infancy.

KIRKHAM, Harmke Marguerite (Hippen); b. 16 May 1914, Damon, Brown Co., IL; d. 28 Aug 1992, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Mound Cem., near Timewell, IL; Resident of Beardstown; M. Burdette Kirkham on 11 Oct 1945 in Galesburg, IL; Fa.: Henry Hippen; Mo.: Trientje Ennen; Survived by her husband; one daughter: Mrs. Randy (Donna) Zulauf of rural Arenzville; one grandson and several cousins; Preceded by an infant daughter; and one brother: John Hippen.

KIRKHAM, Irene F. (Newingham); b. 9 Dec 1896, Chambersburg, IL; d. 13 Dec 1979, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Rushville City Cem.; M. Ephraim Kirkham on 9 Nov 1917 in Lewistown, IL, he died 1 Dec 1948; Fa.: Shedrick Newingham; Mo.: Leafa Vaughn; Survived by five sons: Henry of Mossville, Ephraim of Beardstown, Desmond of Frederick, Edgar of Lockport and John of Rushville; five daughters: Mrs. Letha Dupoy and Mrs. Vada Downs, both of Rushville, Mrs. Sarah Kruse of Beardstown, Mrs. Glenn Little of Romeoville and Mrs. Zelda Bishop of Lockport; three step-children: Roy Kirkham of Oregon, Gladys of Chicago and Robert Kirkham of Camden; a sister: Mrs. Ruby Dyson of Chandlerville; a half-brother: Hubert Putnam; 31 Grand and 16 great-grandchildren; Preceded by a son: Verlin; a brother: Harold; two sisters: Ethel and Vada; six grandchildren; and one grandson.

KIRKHAM, Mabel (McMillen); b. 25 May 1903, Ray, IL; d. 2 Aug 1981, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Bethany Cem.; Resident of Rushville, IL; M. Francis Kirkham on 24 Nov 1936, he died 5 Apr 1976; Fa.: Gilbert McMillen; Mo.: Myra Rose; Surviving are a sister: Mrs. Mildred Ewing of Rushville; three nephews; two great-nephews; seven great-nieces; Preceded in death by a brother, Harry; and a sister, Phoebe McMillen.

KIRKHAM, Robert C.; b. 7 Aug 1908, Bainbridge, IL; d. 16 Dec 1993, Peoria, IL; Bu.: Rushville City Cem., Resident of Camden, IL; M. Hazel G. Yates on 7 Mar 1931 in Macomb, IL, she died 5 Apr 1979; Fa.: Ephraim Kirkham; Mo.: Maude Dodds; Survived by one son: Charles of Camden; two daughters: Mrs. Gene (Faye) Young of Geneva and Mrs. William (Joanne) Boynton of Port Byron; a brother: Roy of Washington; five half-brothers: Henry of TX, Ephraim of Beardstown, Desmond of Frederick, Edgar of Rock Point and John of Jacksonville; five half-sisters: Letha Dupoy of Rushville, Sarah Kruse of Beardstown, Glenna Little of Romeoville, Vada Downs of Rushville and Zelda Bishop of Rock Point; five grand and six great-grandchildren; Preceded by a half brother: Verlin; and a sister: Gladys Utter.

KIRKHAM, Thomas Norman; b. 5 Jun 1926; d. 2 Jun 1993, Boynton Beach, FL; Bu.: Memorial Park Cem., Clinton, IL; Resident of FL; WWII Army Veteran; M. Shirley Taylor in 1950 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Leo Kirkham; Mo.: Leora Berry; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Linda Kirkham of St. Louis and Kirstine Kirkham Jones of Houston, TX; a stepdaughter: Melanie Renau; and a stepson: David Renau, both of Boynton Beach, FL; his mother: Leora Kirkham of Ft. Lauderdale; four brothers: Neil Kirkham of Rockport, TX, Mike Kirkham of Jacksonville, Gene Kirkham of Arcola and Wes Kirkham of Pompano Beach; a sister: Carol Kirkham Howard; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by his father and a brother: John.

KIRKLAND, Daniel R.; b. 15 Sep 1940, Monticello, IL; d. 25 Jul 1989, Springfield, IL; bu.: Oak Ridge Cem., Springfield, IL; M. (Not stated); Fa.: V. F. Kirkland; Mo.: Hazel Perry; Survived by his mother of Springfield; a son: Kelly Kirkland of Springfield; a daughter: Dawn Kirkland of Springfield; a sister: Suzanne Ryan of Marrero, LA; and a nephew, several aunts, uncles and cousins; Preceded by his father; and a brother: David in 1985.

KIRKLAND, Margaret; b. 18 Jun 1895, Hannibal, MO; d. 9 Oct 1981, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Hannibal, MO; Fa.: Joseph J. Kirkland; Mo.: Mary L. Nelson.

KIRKMAN, David J.; b. 16 Feb 1904, Winchester, IL; d. 11 Jul 1977, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Winchester City Cem.; Fa.: Herbert Kirkman; Mo.: Mildred Ezard; Survived by a sister: Mrs. Bernice Armstrong of Jacksonville; one nephew: Robert Dawson of Moberly, MO; and two nieces: Mrs. Mildred Ryan of Divernon and Mrs. Paula L. Mitchell of La Mesa, CA.

KIRKPATRICK, Albert D.; b. 8 May 1919, Winchester, IL; d. 12 Jul 1990, Danville, IL (Veterans Admin. Hosp.); bu.: Winchester City Cem.; WWII Veteran; Fa.: William E. Kirkpatrick; Mo.: Bertha Woodall; Survived by two nephews: Jack Hall and Robert Hall; two nieces: Joyce Price and Judy Ingles; and several great-nieces and nephews, all of the St. David area. He is also survived by several cousins in the Jacksonville area; Preceded by a sister: Isabell Hall in 1959; and by an infant brother: Harold.

KIRKPATRICK, Bertha (Woodall); b. 31 Jan 1891, Winchester, IL; d. 16 Jul 1978, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Winchester City Cem.; M. (not stated); Fa.: Robert Woodall; Mo.: Elizabeth Belle; Survived by one son: Albert Kirkpatrick of Jacksonville; four grandchildren: Robert and Joel hall of Saint David, Mrs. Joyce Price of Greenview and Mrs. Judy Ingle of Williamsfield; Preceded by a brother, a sister and a son and daughter.

KIRKPATRICK, Chester J.; b. 14 Apr 1894, Scott Co., IL; d. 23 Dec 1987, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: (not given); Resident of Winchester, IL; M. Mary Renner on 1 Nov 1915 in Winchester, IL, she died in 1973; Fa.: Loren Kirkpatrick; Mo.: Mary Campbell; Survived by the following children: Charles of Roodhouse, Leota McGlasson of South Roxanna, Maycel McManus of South Roxanna, Mary Neal of Cottage Hills, and James of Winchester; 16 grand and several great-grandchildren; two brothers and one sister: Edwin of Winchester, Ira of Wood River and Eva Carriger of Alsey; Preceded by one grandson: Dwight McGlasson; and three sisters: Kate Wisdom, Mary Maines and Flora; and two brothers: Oscar and Dick.

KIRKPATRICK, Edwin; b. 10 May 1897, Winchester, IL; d. 12 Jun 1991, Winchester, IL; bu.: Winchester City Cem.; M. Bessie Six (date & place not given), she died in 1956; Fa.: Loren Kirkpatrick; Mo.: Mary Campbell; Survived by one son: Eddie of Winchester; two grandsons: Dr. Dean Kirkpatrick and Danny Kirkpatrick, both of Jacksonville; four great-grandsons and one great-granddaughter; one brother: Ira of Alton; and one sister: Mrs. Eva Carriger of Alsey; Preceded by one son: Dean Robert; and five brothers and four sisters.

KIRKPATRICK, Ira; b. 1 Jul 1895, Winchester, Il; d. 11 Dec 1996, Edwardsville, IL; bu.: Rose Lawn Memory Gardens, Bethalto, IL; Resident of Edwardsville, IL; WWI Army Veteran; M. Ruby E. Blair on 15 Oct 1922 in Winchester, IL, she died 15 Jun 1980; Fa.: Loren A. Kirkpatrick; Mo.: Mary C. Campbell; Survived by a son: Ned Kirkpatrick of Wood River; seven daughters: Betty Grover of Alton, Wanda Lee Nulan of Pacific, MO; Darline Baugh of Hartford, Norma Sanders of Godfrey, Edith Telkamp of St. Charles, MO, Kathryn Landreth of Alton and Joan Rahn of South Roxanna; 39 grand, 80 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren; and a sister: Eva M. Carriger of Alsey; Preceded by four brothers; three sisters; and three grandchildren.

KIRKPATRICK, Josephine Marie (Saleme); b. 15 Dec 1914, Bryan, TX; d. 21 Jul 1993, Winchester, IL; Bu.: Forest Lawn Cem., Beaumont, TX; Resident of Florence, IL; M. Charles Kirkpatrick on 26 Oct 1988 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Tom Saleme; Mo.: Katie Palermo; Survived by her husband; a son: Donald Armstrong of Michigan; two grandchildren; five brothers: Roy, Vincent, Sam, Thomas and Carmello, all of Beaumont, TX; and two sisters: Minnie Collura of Houston, TX and Lena Auld of Willis, TX.

KIRKPATRICK, Ruby Ann (Surratt); b. 9 Apr 1911, Pike Co., IL; d. 28 Jan 1977, Springfield, MO; Bu.: (not given); Resident of Nebo, MO; formerly of Jacksonville and Virginia, IL; M. Charles Kirkpatrick on 21 Feb 1945; Fa.: Fred Surratt; Mo.: Maude Phillips; Survived by her husband; her mother: Maude Surratt of Meredosia; three children: Imogene Sumpter of Jacksonville; Gwenlyn Mefford of Winchester and Fred Montrey of Fairbanks, AK; five brothers and sisters: Francis Surratt, Dewey Surratt and Nellie Black, all of Meredosia, IL; Lillie Rose Pate of Beardstown and Charles Surratt of Pekin.

KIRKWOOD, Rowena (Rice); b. Arenzville, IL; she was 73 at the time of death; d. 21 Oct 1983, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: (not given); M. William Kirkwood (date and place not given), he preceded her in death; Fa.: Calvin Rice; Mo.: Laura Brockhouse; Survivors include one brother: Phillip Rice of Waterman; two sisters: Betty Hegener of Beardstown and Virginia Werries of Chapin; There are several nieces and nephews.

KIRKWOOD, William; b. 8 Mar 1911; d. 20 Apr 1977, Springfield, IL; bu.: Rose Lawn Cem., Springfield, IL; M. Rowena Rice (date & place not given); Parents (not given); WWII Navy Veteran; Resident of Springfield, IL; Survived by his wife of Springfield; two sisters: Edna Harris and Ruth Bortmess, both of Springfield; and a brother: Eugene of Champaign.

KIRTWRIGHT, Lucille (Beck) White ; b. 15 Dec 1908, Elsberry, MO; d. 8 Oct 1983, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Elsberry MO City Cem.; M. (1) Dewey F. White in 1927, he died in 1940; (2) John E. Kirtwright on 15 Aug 1942 in Troy, MO, he died on 26 Dec 1979; Fa.: Edgar L. Beck; Mo.: Blanche Robinson; Survivors include one daughter: Mrs. Wilma J. Sessions of Meadville, MO; one grandson: three sisters: Mrs. Virginia Auston of Elsberry, MO; Mrs. Frances Ross of Foley, MO; and Mrs. Dorothy Watts of Annada, MO.

KISER, Arthur L. "Jerry"; b. 7 Mar 1912, Ripley, IL; d. 10 Sep 1991, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Ripley Cem.; Fa: Arthur Kiser; Mo.: Eugena Bailey; M. (not stated), [Was to have been married 14 Sep 1991 to Irene Calder of Beardstown, IL]; Resident of Beardstown, IL; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Bettigall Dyche of Beardstown; three grandsons; and several cousins.

KISER, Donnie Arthur; b. 13 Oct 1900, Brown Co., IL; d. 5 Nov 1977, Waukegan, IL; Bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; Resident of Waukegan; formerly of Beardstown, IL; M. Pansy Griffin on 17 May 1921 in Virginia, IL, she died in June 1951; Fa.: John William Kiser; Mo.: Dora Burnett; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Nelson (Evelyn) Eifert of Rushville; a brother: Edward Kiser of Beardstown; nine grand and five great-grandchildren.

KISER, Emma L. (Koppmier); b. 11 May 1891, Morgan Co., IL; d. 2 Jan 1979, Decatur, IL; bu.: Fairlawn Cem., Decatur, IL; Resident of Decatur; formerly of Jacksonville; M. Dan Kiser, he died 11 Aug 1955; Fa.: (first not name) Koppmier; Mo.: (no stated); Survived by nieces, nephews and cousins in the Jacksonville area.

KISER, Kyle; b. 7 Oct 1911, Newburg Twp, IL; d. 29 Nov 1987, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Pittsfield West Cem.; Resident of Pittsfield; M. Margene Reel in May 1938 at Hannibal, MO; Fa.: Daniel Kiser; Mo.: Carrie Wood; Survived by his wife; preceded by two brothers.

KISER, Myrtle Malone (Worley) Malone; b. 30 Dec 1911, Platteville, WI; d. 2 Jun 1995, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; M. (1) William Albert Malone in June 1934, he preceded in death; (2) Frank Kiser in Nov. 1963, he died in Apr. 1964; Fa.: George W. Worley; Mo.: Carrie Alice Sutton; Survived by three daughters: Patricia A. Mayes of Chandler, TX; Alberta E. Walters of Beardstown and Myrtle Alice Bennett of Vermont; 10 grand and 24 great-grandchildren; and one sister: Esther Pilgrim; Preceded by one son: William "Bucky" Malone; and one grandson.

KISER, Olive "Ollie" (McMillen); b. 6 Dec 1908, Edinburg, Christian Co., IL; d. 19 Jun 1993, Burlington, IA; bu.: Ripley Cem., near Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Burlington, IA; M. Hazel "Slim" Kiser on 31 Dec 1930 in Virginia, IL, he died on 6 Jun 1964; Fa.: Charles McMillen; Mo.: Cora Campbell; Survived by several nieces and nephews.

KISER, Sophia Eva (Kirby); b. 17 Jan 1897, Schuyler Co., IL; d. 28 Aug 1994, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; M. Vern Kiser on 11 Nov 1913 in Galesburg, IL, he died 11 Aug 1968; Fa.: John Kirby; Mo.: Nettie Knouse; Survived by one son: Raymond "Snoz" Kilser (wife, Doris) of Jacksonville; two grandsons; and several nieces and nephews; Preceded by one son: Francis, in infancy; her parents; one sister; and three brothers.

KISER, Verdella (Davidsmeyer); b. 29 Nov 1910, rural Virginia, IL; d. 8 Oct 1985, Beardstown, IL; Bur.: St. John's Lutheran Cem., Beardstown, IL; Resident of Virginia; M. James Russell Kiser on 1 Oct 1935, Beardstown, IL, he died 25 Sep 1980; Fa.: Edward Davidsmeyer; Mo.: Frieda Koehne; Survived by five sisters; Mrs. Herman (Thelma) Doux of Virginia, Mrs. Clifford (Freda) Wallace of Ashland, Mrs. Richard (Joann) McGill of Galesburg, Mrs. Martin (Mary) Pond of Virginia and Mrs. Leslie (Charles) Little of Joliet; three brothers: Norman Davidsmeyer of Elk Grove Village, James and John Davidsmeyer, both of Virginia; and numerous nieces and nephews; Preceded by her parents and one sister: Marcella DeSollar.

KISH, Albert G.; b. Staten Island, NY, he was 68 years of age at death; d. 25 Nov 1991, New Smyrna Beach, FL; Bu.: Bellevue Memory Gardens Cem., Daytona Beach, FL; Resident of New Smyrna Beach, FL; WWII Air Force Veteran; M. Ann (no maiden given) (date & place not given); Parents; (not given); Survived by his wife; one son: Thomas of Union Beach, NJ; three daughters: Mary Kish of New Smyrna Beach, FL; Deborah Starr of Winchester and Linda Delfino of Port Orange, FL; a brother: Daniel of Staten Island, NY; a sister: Elizabeth Konkel of Newburgh, NY; and five grandchildren.

KISMANOFF, Kathleen (Glynn); b. (not given, 40 years of age at time of death); d. 11 May 1984, Champaign, IL; bu.: Champaign, IL; M. Mitse Kusmanoff (date & place not given); Fa.: John Glynn; Mo.; Catherine Schnelten; Survived by her husband; two children: Alec and Katherine, all of Champaign; two brothers: John Glynn of Hamburg and Tom Glynn of Jerseyville; and a sister: Mary Ann Boies of Sycamore.

KISSEE, Willis H.; b. 13 Sep 1919, OK; d. 10 Nov 1993, Pittsfield, IL; Bur.: Oakwood Cem., Pittsfield, IL; Army Veteran; M. Esther Baughman (date & place not given); Army Veteran; Parents (not given); Survived by his common-law wife of Pittsfield; several sons and daughters in the Quincy area; several grandchildren; three stepsons: Rusty Baughman of Vandalia, Robert Baughman of Griggsville and Mark Baughman of Pittsfield; and a stepdaughter: Sharon Baughman of Alaska.

KISSELBACH, Michael C.; b. 22 Feb 1969, Carrollton, IL; d. 27 Sep 1996, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: White Hall, IL; Resident of White Hall, IL; M. Amber Ross on 26 Aug 1995 in Roodhouse, IL; Fa.: Calvin Kisselbach; Mo.: Letha Ford; Survived by his wife; his parents; one brother: Calvin Kisselbach, Jr; and his maternal grandfather: Arthur Ford, all of Roodhouse.

KISSICK, Benjamin; b. 28 Feb 1928, Tallula, IL; d. 31 Oct 1982, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Camp Butler Cem., Springfield, IL; A resident of Waverly; Korean War Veteran; M. Virginia Vance on Dec 1978; Fa.: Benjamin Harrison Kissick; Mo.: Katie Caudill; Surviving are his wife; two sons: Richard Lyons of Jacksonville and Larry Lyons, who serves in the U.S. Marine Corps; and two daughters: Judy Turner of Concord and Trudy Pond of Texas; and 11 grandchildren; six sisters: Virginia Stringfield, Clacy Pauly and Katie Reynolds, all of Springfield; Bernice Heyen of New Holland; Oleta Shafer of Pleasant Plains; and Racel Keebler of Chatham; four brothers: Henry Kissick of Springfield; Calvin Kissick and Ray Kissick, both of Athens; and Robert Kissick of Tallula; Preceded in death by two brothers and one son.

KISTLER, Harold F.; b. 27 Jan 1901, White Hall, Il; d. 26 Dec 1993, Carrollton, IL; bu.: City Cem., White Hall, IL; M. (1) Edna Stiltz on 23 Feb 1921 in Palmyra, IL, she died 25 Aug 1968; (2) Flossie Seely in 1977; Fa.: Frank Kistler; Mo.: Amy Stout; Resident of White Hall; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Marian Edwards of White Hall and Virginia White of Goodfield; seven grand; 15 great-grand and two great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by a daughter: Maxine Cox; and one great-grandchild.

KISTLER, Max A.; b. 13 Aug 1894, Rushville, IL; d. 1 Feb 1981, Rushville, IL; bu.: Rushville City Cem.; WWI Army Veteran; M. Ruby H. Euyler on 7 Oct 1919 in Virginia, IL; Fa.: William Kistler; Mo.: Caroline Schug; Survived by his wife; two sons: Max William Kistler of Camarillo, CA and George Kistler of Tallula; a daughter: Mrs. Gerald (Nancy) Pryor of Rushville; seven grand and two great-grandchildren; A brother and a sister preceded in death.

KISTLER, Ralphina S. (Reay) Sleight; b. 18 Apr 1898, Old Mission, MI; d. 25 Dec 1990, Monmouth, IL; Bu.: Griggsville Cem.; Resident of Monmouth; formerly of Griggsville; M. (1) Harvey Sleight on 11 Aug 1918 in Chicago, IL, he died in 1965; (2) Glen D. Kistler on 12 Dec 1976 in Monmouth, IL; Fa.: Matthew Reay; Mo.: Ella Thompkins; Survived by her husband; a son: Ralph Sleight of Traverse City, MI and San Jose, CA; a daughter: Mrs. Marcel Henson of Decatur; a stepson: Dan Kistler of Monmouth; a stepdaughter: Carolyn Boggs of Oakland, CA; eight grand and seven great-grandchildren; Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

KISTLER, Ruby H. (Euyler); b. 10 Nov 1893, Woodstock Twp., Schuyler Co., IL; d. 7 Jan 1986, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Rushville City Cem.; M. Max Kistler on 7 Oct 1919 in Virginia, IL, he died on 1 Feb 1981; Fa.: Philip Euyler; Mo.: Lillian Swisher; Survived by two sons: Max of Camarillo, CA and George of Tallula; one daughter: Mrs. Gerald (Nancy) Pryor of Rushville; one sister: Mrs. Lela Ball of Falmouth, MA; seven grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by two sisters.

KISTNER, Gladys S. (Pond); b. 1 Nov 1893, near Meredosia, IL; d. 7 Apr 1993, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Oakland Cem., Meredosia, IL; Resident of Meredosia; M. John Kistner on 29 Sep 1922 in Quincy, IL, he died in Jan 1970; Fa.: Edward Pond; Mo.: Florence Wilday; Survived by one daughter; Myra M. Hoelscher of Peoria; and two nephews: Leland McCallister of Meredosia and Ronald McCallister of Jacksonville; Preceded by three brothers: Leland, Harlan and Warren Pond; and two sisters: Helen McCallister and Maude Butcher.

KISTNER, Laura Catherine (Ommen); b. 20 Jun 1904, Chapin, IL; d. 25 Mar 1982, White Hall, IL; bu.: White Hall Cem.; M. Lawrence Kistner on 16 Nov 1928 in Bluffs, IL; Fa.: Herman Ommen; Mo.: Amelia Gilbert; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Richard (Barbara) Ridings, Meredosia; six grand and two great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by a daughter, two sisters and a brother.

KISTNER, Lawrence E.; b. 19 Dec 1897, Fishhook, IL; d. 13 Mar 1988, Springfield, IL; Bur.: White Hall Cem.; Resident of White Hall; M. Laura Catherine Ommen on 16 Nov 1928 in Bluffs, IL, she died 25 Mar 1982; Fa.: George Kistner; Mo.: Anna Saxer; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Richard (Barbara) Ridings of Meredosia; six grand and seven great-grandchildren; and a sister: Edna Ford of Lewistown; Preceded by a daughter; sister and three brothers.

KISTNER, Raymond F.; b. 21 Jun 1904, near Fishhook, IL; d. 16 Oct 1983, Beardstown, IL; bu.: First Evangelical Lutheran Church Cem., Beardstown, IL; M. Ada Clark on 15 Apr 1926 in Rushville, IL; Fa.: George W. Kistner; Mo.: Anna E. Saxer; Survived by his wife; a son: Larry Kistner of Moline; four daughters: Mrs. Louise Sexton of Springfield; Mrs. Bernita Kleinschmidt of Beardstown; Bonnie Kistner of Santa Rosa, CA; and Mrs. Georgia Fulscher of Gibson City; 16 grand and six great-grandchildren; a brother: Lawrence of White Hall; and a sister: Mrs. Edna Ford of Lewistown; Preceded in death by two brothers, a sister and a great-granddaughter.

KITCH, Floyd; b. 21 Apr 1912, Bowling Green, IN; d. 24 Dec 1992, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Rushville City Cem.; M. Geraldine Nell on 26 Dec 1948 in Carthage, IL; Fa.: Alva Kitch; Mo.: May Stahl; Survived by his wife; one son: Wayne Kitch of Cicero, IN; two grand and three great-grandchildren; and two sisters; Nelle Royer of Bowling Green and Florence Mason of Brazil, IN; Preceded by four brothers and one sister.

KITCHEN, Clifford; b. 10 Feb 1910, Seeleyville, IN; d. 10 Mar 1986, Springfield, IL; bu.: (cremated) Bradford Cem., Bradford, IL; M. (not stated); Fa.: O. D. Kitchen; Mo.: Ethel Cole; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; Survived by a daughter: Eleanor Denner of Chicago; one grandson: Lorenz Denner of Chicago; and a sister: Mrs. Dorothy Kruskop of Galva, IL; Preceded by his parents and infant brother; (No mention made of wife).

KITCHEN, Ethel A. (Davidsmeyer); b. 3 Dec 1903, Oklahoma Territories; d. 28 Sep 1991, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Harold H. Kitchen on 4 Jul 1928 in Springfield, IL, he died 8 Jul 1983; Fa.: Ernest Davidsmeyer; Mo.: Kate Shutten; Survived by a son: Bill Kitchen of Franklin; a daughter: Joan Smith of Jacksonville; six grand, 10 great-grand and two great-great-grandchildren; and a brother: Homer Davidsmeyer of Jacksonville; Preceded by a brother.

KITCHEN, Harold H.; b. 31 Mar 1909, White Hall, IL; d. 8 Jul 1983, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Ethel Davidsmeyer on 4 Jul 1928 in Springfield, IL; Fa.: William F. Kitchen; Mo.: Leah (maiden not given); Surviving are his wife; one son: William E. Kitchen; one daughter: Joan Smith, both of Jacksonville; six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.

KITCHEN, Ralph; b. 6 Jul 1900, Keysport, IL; d. 28 Jan 1986, Kankakee, IL; Bu.: Beardstown City Cem., Beardstown, IL; M. (1) Annette Kimble in 1926, she died in Oct 1947; (2) Ruth Herren in Sept. 1951 in Burlington, IA, she died in Sept. 1951; Fa.: Owen Kitchen; Mo.: Malinda Wilson; Survived by one stepdaughter: Mrs. Frances Chandler of Bradley; and two step grandchildren; Preceded by two sisters and one brother.

KITCHEN, Ruth (Geinen); b. 23 May 1907; d. 7 May 1977, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; M. Ralph Kitchen on 21 Sep 1951; Fa.: Christopher Columbus Geinen; Mo.: Sara Mayes Young; Survived by a son: Lee Herrin of Heber Springs, AR; two sisters: Mrs. Paulis Rockwell of Frederick and Mrs. William Luken of Beardstown; four grand and two great-grandchildren.

KITCHENS, Anderson Albert "Andy"; b. 30 Oct 1896, Greene Co., IL; d. 24 Jul 1981, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem.; M. Evelyn L. Nunes on 23 Jun 1917 in St. Louis, MO; Fa.: Joseph Kitchens; Mo.: Mary Conlee; Survived by his wife; a son: Gerald A. Kitchens of Decatur; four grand, nine great-grandchildren and a great-great-granddaughter; Preceded by four sisters and three brothers.

KITCHENS, Evelyn L. (Nunes); b. 17 Nov 1896, Jacksonville, IL; d. 9 Aug 1981, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Diamond Grove Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Anderson A. Kitchens on 23 Jan 1917 in St. Louis, MO, he died 24 Jul 1981; Fa.: Edward P. Nunes; Mo.: Eva L. Vasconcellos; Surviving are a son: Gerald A. Kitchens, of Decatur; four grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; a great-great-granddaughter; five brothers: Harold E of Lake Petersburg, Lee of Niles, Alden and Lawrence of Jacksonville, and Raymond of Peoria; a sister: Lucy Cully of Jacksonville; two brothers and a sister preceded in death.

KITE, Valmo; b. (not given); d. 18 Aug 1984, Jacksonville, IL; Resident of Manchester, IL; Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; M. (1) Ray Conlee; (2) John Kite, both husbands preceded in death; Survived by a son-in-law: Donald Bridges of Manchester; Preceded in death by a daughter: Mary Lee Bridges.

KITNER, Harry Allen; b. 24 Apr 1913; d. 11 Aug 1982, Springfield, IL; bu.: Fairview Cem., Bluffs, IL; Resident of Springfield; formerly of Jacksonville; M. (Not stated); Fa.: Fred Kitner; Mo.: Margaret Fitzsimmons; Survived by three children: JoAnn Taylor and Nancy Lambie, both of Murrayville, and Carol Skenadore of Springfield; 12 grand and five great-grandchildren; two sisters: Margaret May of Jacksonville and Mary Whitmeyer of FL; several nieces and nephews in the Jacksonville area; Preceded by two brothers, a sister and a grandchild.

KITNER, Marjorie Frances; b. Jacksonville, IL; d. 27 Apr 1982, Springfield, IL; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Harry Kitner; Mo.: Edna Shields; Surviving are two sisters: Ms. Helen Crabtree of Simpsonville, KY and Mrs. Martha Brown of Phoenix, AZ; several nieces and nephews.

KITSELMAN, James R.; b. 31 Aug 1915, Scott Co., IL; d. 26 Jan 1993, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Jacksonville East Cem.; Resident of Roodhouse, IL; formerly of Jacksonville; M. Lonnie Martin on 28 Apr 1941, she died on 24 Apr 1990; Fa.: J. D. Kitselman; Mo.: Katherine Andell; Survived by one daughter: Katherine Ashbaker of Roodhouse; one son: James R. Kitselman Jr of Murrayville; six grand and nine great-grandchildren; Preceded by one sister.

KITSELMAN, Lonnie (Martin); b. 15 Jan 1922, Sterns, KY; d. 24 Apr 1990, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Jacksonville East Cem.; M. James R. Kitselman on 28 Apr 1941 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa. : James Martin; Mo.: Lona Denney; Survived by her husband: a daughter: Katherine Ashbaker of Roodhouse; a son: James R. Kitselman Jr of Murrayville; six grand and five great-grandchildren; and a brother: Harry Martin of Jacksonville; Preceded by a brother and two sisters.

KITSMILLER, Dora M. (Kesinger); b. 30 Aug 1906, Wrights, IL; d. 14 Jul 1978, White Hall, IL; Bu.: Hickory Grove Cem.; M. Frank Kitsmiller on 13 Sep 1924 in Carrollton, IL; Fa.: John B. Kesinger; Mo.: Maybelle Featherstone; Survived by her husband; four sons: Wesley C of Carrollton, John R of Roodhouse, Beverly Franklin of Rock Falls and William B of Dixon; two daughters: Mrs. Donald (Doris Imogene) Hardwick and Shirley Hardwick, both of White Hall; 27 grand and 14 great-grandchildren a sister and two brothers: Ruby Dunn of Mt. Sterling, John Kesinger of Sioux St. Marie, MI and Darrell Kesinger of Louisiana, MO; Preceded by a daughter; two sisters; and a brother.

KITSMILLER, Frank; b. 4 Nov 1902, IL; d. 2 Dec 1982, White Hall, IL; Bu.: Hickory Grove Cem., Wrights, IL; M. Dora M. Featherstone on 13 Sep 1924 in Carrollton, IL, she died 14 Jul 1978; Fa.: Edward Kitsmiller; Mo.: Emma Lorton; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Don (Imogene) Hardwick and Shirley Hardwick, both of White Hall; four sons: Wesley Eugene of Carrollton, John Ray of Roodhouse, Beverly of Rock Falls and William Barnett of Dixon; 28 grand and 28 great-grandchildren; and a brother: Edward of Alton; and sister: Nellie Story of Carrollton; Preceded by a daughter and a brother.

KITSON, Charles E.; b. 10 Dec 1912, Annada, MO; d. 3 Oct 1993, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Jacksonville East Cem.; Resident of Franklin, IL; M. (1) Alma Covey on 23 Feb 1934, she died on 3 Apr 1965; (2) Catherine Sajack; Fa.: Ellison Kitson; Mo.: Dora Wheeler; Survived by his wife; one son: Charles W of Jacksonville; five daughters: Mrs. John (Marie) Coonen of Franklin, Mrs. Howard (Dorothy) Anders of Jacksonville, Mrs. Larry (Helen) Downes of Dothan, AL, Nancy Brogdon of Jacksonville and Betty Flenniken of Atlanta, GA; 20 grand and 26 great-grandchildren; and one brother: James Elmer Kitson of South Roxanna; Preceded by one brother and two sisters.

KITTEL, Gladys F. (Galaway); b. 14 Jul 1896, Weldon, IL; d. 19 May 1982, White Hall, IL; Bu.: White Hall Cem.; M. Rev. Peter Kittel on 22 Jul 1930, he died on 18 Aug 1953; Fa.: James Galaway; Mo.: Melissa Totten; Surviving are a sister: Miss Beryl Galaway of White Hall; a sister-in-law; Mrs. Lois E. Galaway of Urbana; and several nieces and nephews; A brother preceded her in death.

KITTINGER, Grace V. (Gentry); b. 27 Aug 1895, Hardin Co., IL; d. 21 Feb 1986, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Hebron Cem.; Resident of Jacksonville; M. Walter Kittinger in 1944, he preceded her in death; Fa.: Alexander Gentry; Mo.: Clara Stevens; Survived by a son: David Gentry of Jacksonville; She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

KLAAS, Ronald A.; b. 8 Nov 1953, Wood River, IL; d. 7 Aug 1990, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Farrow Cem., Kampsville, IL; Resident of Pearl, IL; Fa.: Fred Klaas; Mo.: Maude L. Ross; Survived by his mother: Maude L. Ross Klaas Angelo of Pearl; and one sister: Bonnie McClain of Wood River.

KLASING, William E.; b. 10 Aug 1901, Beverly Twp., Adams Co., IL; d. 25 Sep 1982, Barry, IL; Bu.: Mound Prairie Cem.; Resident of Barry, IL; Fa.: Joseph Klasing; Mo.: Margaret Balzar; Surviving are two brothers: Paul of rural Liberty and Homer of Barry; and a sister: Mrs. Ed (Tracy) Stauffer of Bentley.

KLAUS, Lucy (Marko); b. Carlinville, IL, she was 85 years of age at death; d. 8 Mar 1977, Carlinville, IL; Bu.: Mayfield Memorial Cem., Carlinville, IL; M. Ivan Klaus on 10 Mar 1920; Fa.: Paul Marko; Mo.: Margaret Beyer; Survived by her husband; a son: George Eldon of Jacksonville; two granddaughters: Linda and Diane, both of Jacksonville; three sisters: Mrs. Edna Walk of Girard, Mrs. Bertha Meirincky of New York City, NY and Miss Flora Marko of Carlinville; and a brother: Paul Marko of Carlinville.

KLEIDON, Earl W.; b. 14 Jul 1926, Chicago, IL; d. 23 Mar 1988, White Hall, IL; Bu.: Pine Tree Cem., near Patterson, IL; WWII Veteran; M. Barbara Menezes on 19 Feb 1957 in Chicago, IL; Fa.: Harry Kleidon; Mo.: Minnie Byer; Survived by his wife of Jacksonville; two sons: Earl Jr of Percy and Michael of White Hall; two daughters: Diana of White Hall and Bonnie Ruyle of White Hall; a brother: Harry of Clearwater, FL; three sisters: Violet Tucker of Roodhouse, Pearl Brown of Chicago and Evelyn Tucker of the state of Virginia; and six grandchildren.

KLEIN, Glenda (March); b. 27 Sep 1910, Carrollton, IL; d. 24 May 1993, Carrollton, IL; Bu.: Carrollton City Cem.; M. Samuel Klein on 2 Dec 1945, he died 20 Mar 1966; Fa.: Dr. Samuel F. March; Mo.: Alta Witt; Survived by one sister: Mrs. Guy (Martha) Quick of Alton; Preceded by one sister: Jane Black; one brother: Franklin March; and an infant brother and sister.

KLEIN, Mary Grace (Shea); b. 2 Dec 1910, Moberly, MO; d. 15 Mar 1981, St. Louis, MO; Bu.: St. Mary's Catholic Cem., Moberly, MO; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; M. Lawrence T. Klein on 30 Aug 1929, he died in Dec. 1963; Fa.: Thomas M. Shea; Mo.: Rose Matthai; Survived by a niece raised in the Klein home: Mrs. Kent (Kathy) Zimmerman of Pittsfield; a brother: Thomas Shea of Moberly; four sisters: Mrs. Julia Ferner of St. Louis, Mrs. Theresa Booth of Plano, TX, Mrs. Dorothy Maxwell of St. Charles, MO and Mrs. Ann Donnelly of St. Ann, MO.

KLEINLEIN, Donald Edward; b. 20 Aug 1924, Brown Co., IL: d. 26 Apr 1994, Quincy, IL; Bu.: Zion Lutheran Cem., Brown Co., IL; Resident of Versailles, IL; M. Dorothy Campbell on 16 Apr 1948 in Hersman, IL, she died 26 Feb 1986; Fa.: William Edward Kleinlein; Mo.: Elsie Hoelscher; Survived by two sons: Eddie Wayne Kleinlein of Rock Springs, WY and James Douglas Kleinlein of Jacksonville; one brother: Virgil Kleinlein of Versailles; three grand and two great-grandchildren.

KLEINLEIN, Dorothy (Lantz); b. 30 Jun 1911, Mt. Sterling, IL; d. 9 May 1995, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: (cremated); Resident of Beardstown; formerly of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. (not stated); Fa.: Ora Lanta; Mo.: Myrtle Miller; Survived by three children: Mrs. Arnold (Delores) Rogers of Streator, Michael D. Cain of Bluff Springs and Mrs. James (Karen) Cobern of Quincy; one brother: Walter Lantz of Salem, OR; six grand and five great-grandchildren; Preceded by two sisters.

KLEINLEIN, Dorothy M. (Campbell); b. 8 Nov 1927, Pike Co., IL; d. 26 Feb 1986, Quincy, IL; Bu.: Zion Lutheran Cem., near Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Versailles, IL; M. Donald Kleinlein on 16 Apr 1949 in Hersman, IL; Fa.: Clarence Campbell; Mo.: Ethel Carpenter; Survived by her husband; two sons: Eddie and Wayne Kleinlein, both of Rock Springs, WY and James Douglas Kleinlein of Jacksonville; one brother: Robert Lee Campbell of Great Falls, MT; two sisters: Donna Holmes of Jacksonville and Helen Irene Frank of Kansas City, KS; and three grandchildren; Preceded by one brother: Richard Campbell.

KLEINLEIN, Essie Mae (Miles); b. 30 Jul 1954, Urania, LA; d. 15 Aug 1988, Springfield, IL; Bu.: McCord Cem., Perry, IL; Resident of Meredosia, IL; M. Kenneth Kleinlein on 19 Oct 1985 in Meredosia, IL; Fa.: Hollie Miles; Mo.: Nettie Mills; Survived by her husband; her parents of Olla, LA; three children: Christy Messex, Eric Messex and Kristopher Kleinlein, all at home; five sisters: Yvonne Butler of Jena, LA, Mary Smith of Olla, LA, Bobbie Vistine of Crowley, TX, and Barbara Parsons of Ft. Worth, TX; and Elizabeth Nussbaum of Elkhart; a brother: Hollis Miles Jr of Ft. Worth, TX; and her grandmother: Elma Miles of Jena, LA.

KLEINLEIN, Herschel; b. 21 Aug 1905, Chambersburg, IL; d. 23 Aug 1979, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Versailles Cem., Versailles, IL; Resident of Chambersburg; M. Marie Turner on 12 Mar 1926; Fa.: Henry Kleinlein; Mo.: Belle Bennett; Survived by his wife; two sons: Richard of Meredosia and Paul of Chambersburg; five grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Dorothy Magnuson of Good Hope; Preceded by a brother: Floyd; and a sister: Freda.

KLEINLEIN, Mahala W. (Irving); b. 28 Dec 1900, Chambersburg, IL; d. 24 Feb 1989, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Versailles West Cem., Versailles, IL; Resident of Beardstown; formerly of Versailles; M. Floyd A. Kleinlein on 13 Aug 1919, he died in Dec. 1957; Fa.: Henson Irving; Mo.: May Metz; Survived by three daughters: Bessie Rigg of Clayton, Mrs. Cecil (Eva) Pruden of Versailles and Mrs. Harold (Ida) Kauffman of Springfield; a son: Glenn "Bud" Kleinlein of Versailles; a half-brother: Edward of Chambersburg; seven grand and 12 great-grandchildren; Preceded by a sister.

KLEINLEIN, Marie Evelyn (Turner); b. 10 Apr 1903, Versailles, IL; d. 10 Aug 1991, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Versailles West Cem., Il; former resident of Chambersburg; M. Herschel Kleinlein on 12 Mar 1926 in Versailles, IL, he died 23 Aug 1979; Fa.: Harvey Turner; Mo.: Addie Fields; Survived by two sons: Richard L of Meredosia and Paul H of Chambersburg; five grand and seven great-grandchildren; Preceded by one sister: Gladys Turner; and three brothers: Homer, Howard and Hubert Turner.

KLEINLEIN, Oliver Lyle; b. 4 Feb 1924, rural Versailles, IL; d. 12 May 1990, Springfield, IL; resident of Versailles; Bu.: Zion Lutheran Cem., near Mt. Sterling, IL; M. (1) Mary Alice Hillman on 17 Feb 1945 at New Salem, IL; (2) Esther Casteen Miller on 19 Mar 1970 in Pueblo, CO; Fa.: Oliver R. Kleinlein; Mo.: Minnie Mae Dennis; Survived by his wife; two sons: Rodney of Downs and Bruce of LaSalle; two daughters: Mrs. Gary (Janet) Chapman of Burlington, IA and Mrs. Steve (Bonnie) Sorrel of MN; three stepdaughters: Mrs. Larry (Carlene) Spangler of New Freedom, PA, Mrs. Gerald (Barbara) Western of Vermilion, OH and Mrs. Marylou Slaid of Jacksonville; three brothers: Robert of Mt. Sterling, Lloyd of Meredosia and Harold of Bridgeton, MO; a sister: Mrs. James (Virginia) McFarland of Oklahoma City, OK; and 19 grandchildren.

KLEINLEIN, Oliver R.; b. 17 Mar 1900, Brown Co., IL; d. 22 Dec 1985, Mt. Sterling, IL; Bu.: Mt. Zion Lutheran Cem., Mt. Sterling, IL; Resident of Versailles; M. (1) Minnie Dennis in 1920, she died in 1932; (2) Ruby Wheeler in 1978; Fa.: Andrew Kleinlein; Mo.: Emma Kallash; Survived by his wife; four sons: Lyle of Versailles, Lloyd of Meredosia, Robert of Mt. Sterling and Harold of Bridgetown, MO; one daughter: Mrs. Raymond (Irene) Bradbury of Versailles; two sisters: Mrs. Gladys Griewe of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Minnie Bauch of Versailles; 15 grand and 15 great-grandchildren; Preceded in death by an infant son, one brother, one sister and one grandson.

KLEINLEIN, Robert Andrew; b. 27 Sep 1925, near Versailles, IL; d. 17 Mar 1992, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Catholic Cem., Mt. Sterling, IL; WWII Navy Veteran; resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Mary Wagner on 7 Jul 1948 in Mt. Sterling, IL; Fa.: Oliver Ralph Kleinlein; Mo.: Minnie Mae Dennis; Survived by his wife; three sons: Robert E and William Kleinlein, both of Mt. Sterling, and Tim Kleinlein of Kirkwood, MO; one sister: Mrs. Raymond (Irene) Bradbury of Versailles; one brother: Lloyd Kleinlein of Meredosia; one stepsister: Mrs. James (Virginia) McFarland of Oklahoma City, OK; one half-brother: Harold Kleinlein of Bridgeton, MO; three grandchildren; and one aunt: Gladys Griewe of Mt. Sterling, IL; Preceded by one brother: Lyle Kleinlein and his parents.

KLEINSCHMIDT, Alma (Westermeyer); b. 18 Nov 1888, Scott Co., IL; d. 26 Nov 1979, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Hillcrest Cem., south of Bluffs, IL; resident of Jacksonville; M. William C. Kleinschmidt on 3 Aug 1921, he died 27 Jul 1960; Fa.: William Westermeyer; Mo.: Elizabeth Pelker; Survived by two sons: Marvin of Jacksonville and William of Winchester; and five grandchildren; Preceded by three brothers and one sister.

KLEINSCHMIDT, Arthur H.; b. 25 Jan 1904, Arenzville, IL; d. 15 Nov 1984, Hannibal, MO; Bu.: Arenzville Lutheran Cem.; Resident of Hannibal, MO; formerly of Arenzville, IL; M. Verna Middendorf on 19 Feb 1928 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.: Fred Kleinschmidt; Mo.: Amanda Lovekamp; Survived by his wife; four daughters: Mrs. Marjorie Drake, Fortuna, CA, Mrs. Betty Colwell, Champaign, Mrs. Virginia Nickel, Colorado Springs, CO, and Mrs. Barbara Beard, Arenzville; one son: Ronald Kleinschmidt, Amarillo, TX; 12 grand and three great-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Verna Lovekamp, Zionville, IN and Mrs. Elda Saylor, Herrin; Preceded by one son, Donald Kleinschmidt; and one brother: Robert Kleinschmidt.

KLEINSCHMIDT, Bertha (Lovekamp); b. 19 Dec 1894, near Arenzville, IL; d. 8 Feb 1985, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Trinity Cem., north of Arenzville, IL; M. August Kleinschmidt on 14 Apr 1920 in IL, he died 2 Mar 1962; Fa.: George Lovekamp; Mo.: Louise Heine; Survived by six sons: Walter and Elmer Kleinschmidt of Jacksonville, Herbert Kleinschmidt of Chapin, Lorenz and George Kleinschmidt of Arenzville, and Paul of El Paso, TX; 12 grand and 13 great-grandchildren; two brothers: Theodore and Walter Lovekamp; and two sisters: Mrs. Lorna Roegge and Mrs. Renata Fricke; Preceded by one son: Edwin, who was declared missing in action in Korea; two brothers and four sisters.

KLEINSCHMIDT, Dorothy Ann (Staake); b. 10 Dec 1926, Arenzville, IL; d. 17 Jun 1987, Macomb, IL; Bu.: Trinity Lutheran Cem., Arenzville, IL; Resident of Bushnell, IL; M. Norman Kleinschmidt on 20 Aug 1944 in Arenzville, IL; Fa.: Elmer Staake; Mo.: Elda Korsemeyer; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Judith Eyer of Waverly; a son, Duan E. Kleinschmidt of Chapin; three grandchildren; and a brother: Marlin "Dick" Staake of Arenzville.

KLEINSCHMIDT, Robert A.; b. 16 Jul 1941, Jacksonville, IL; d. 20 Apr 1994, Peoria, IL; Bu.: Walnut Cem., Banner, IL; Resident of rural Canton, IL; Army Veteran; M. Carolyn Mathews on 3 Sep 1966 in Beardstown, IL; Fa.: Robert Kleinschmidt; Mo.: Lydia Hammer; Survived by his wife; his mother of Jacksonville; one son: Joe Kleinschmidt of Canton; two daughters: Lisa Brooke and Mardi Kleinschmidt, both of Peoria; two brothers: Jack Kleinschmidt of Canton and Fred Kleinschmidt of Jacksonville; and three grandchildren; Preceded by his father

KLEINSCHMIDT, Ruth Nitz; b. (not given); d. 18 Sep 1977, Shawano, WI; Bu.: Racine, WI; M. Wilbur Kleinschmidt (date & place not given); Parents (not given); Survived by her husband; four children: Mara, Drew, Dell and Lori, all at home; her father, age 90, who lived in the Kleinschmidt home; and a brother: Clifford of Kenosha; Preceded by her mother and a brother.

KLEINSCHMIDT, Verna (Middendorf); b. 30 Jun 1907, Bluffs, IL; d. 9 Sep 1994, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Lutheran Cem., Arenzville, IL; M. Arthur Kleinschmidt on 28 Jan 1928 in Jacksonville, IL, he died in 1984; Fa.: John R. Middendorf; Mo.: Anna Englebrecht.

KLEMME, Helen C. (Hayden); b. 28 Aug 1909, Newburg Twp., Pike Co., IL; d. 24 Mar 1987, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Pittsfield West Cem.; M. (1) Russell Chamberlain; (2) Paul Klemme, he died in 1972; Fa.: Louis Hayden; Mo.: Augusta Lightle; Survived by a son: Donald Chamberlain of Jacksonville; two grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

KLEMME, Hugh; b. 24 Sep 1918, Pittsfield, IL; d. 16 Apr 1995, Alton, IL; resident of Jerseyville, IL; Bu.: Carrollton City Cem.; WWII Veteran; M. Ellen Brannan on 5 Jan 1941 in Keokuk, IA; Fa.: Louis Klemme; Mo.: Helen White; Survived by his wife; and several nieces, nephews and cousins; Preceded by his parents; his twin brother: Haskell Klemme; and another brother: Milburn Klemme.

KLEMME, Milburn; b. 16 Nov 1914, Pittsfield, IL; d. 17 May 1990, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Pittsfield West Cem.; resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Pittsfield, IL; Fa.: Louis Klemme; Mo.: Helen W. White; Survived by one brother: Hugh Klemme of Jerseyville and two nephews; Preceded by his parents and one brother.

KLEMME, Helen (White); b. 7 Feb 1892, Pittsfield, IL; d. 20 Jan 1987, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Pittsfield West Cem.; M. Lewis Klemme in 1914, he died in 1922; Fa.: Charles White; Mo.: Margaret Bright; Survived by two sons: Hugh of Jerseyville and Milburn of Jacksonville; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; Preceded by one brother and six sisters.

KLINE, Lorraine (Frater); b. 14 Jan 1919, Columbus, OH; d. 1 Oct 1987, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Elmwood Cem., Litchfield, IL; M. Thomas K. Kline on 13 Jun 1942 in Akron, OH, he died 8 Jun 1960; Fa.: Leo Douglass Frater; Mo.: Edna Dillon; Survived by two sons and a daughter: Thomas F of Columbia, MD, William A of Latrobe, PA and Martha Kline of Baltimore, MD; Preceded by an infant sister.

KLINEFELTER, Geneva (Bickerdike); b. 12 Feb 1896, Griggsville, IL; d. 1 Mar 1983, Pittsfield, IL; Bu.: Griggsville Cem.; M. Paul K. Klinefelter Sr on 8 Oct 1913 in Decatur, IL, he died 3 Dec 1973; Fa.: Albert Bickerdike; Mo.: Lottie Burns; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Ralph (Pauline) Ratto of Hayward, CA and Mrs. Loraine (Dorsi) Williams of Plainville; three sons: William Hubert and Paul (Buster) Jr of Pittsfield, and Deal Gene of Waukegan; 12 grand and 27 great-grandchildren; one nephew; Preceded by one sister.

KLINEPETER, Anita (Stuart); b. 1918; d. 20 Aug 1986, Texas City, TX; Bu.: Glasgow Cem., Glasgow, IL; resident of Texas City; formerly of LaSalle & Scott Counties, IL; M. Ray Klinepeter (date & place not given); Fa.: Harry Stuart; Mo.: Gladys Young; Survived by her husband: three children: Barbara Bangert of Cottontown, TN, Lynne Karp of Dallas, TX and Gary of Redondo Beach, CA; and four grandchildren; Preceded by two sisters: Vivian and Frances.

KLINGELE, Anthony R.; b. 14 Dec 1905, St. Louis, MO; d. 23 Jun 1993, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Fernwood Cem., Roodhouse, IL; resident of Jacksonville; M. Mabel Elliott on 9 Apr 1929 in Edwardsville, IL; Fa.: Reinhold Klingele; Mo.: Rose Walter; Survived by his wife; two sons: James (wife, Nadine) Klingele of Columbus, OH and Robert Klingele of Jacksonville; a daughter: Mrs. Robert (Mary Ann) Sullivan of Berwyn; eight grand and six great-grandchildren; Preceded by two sisters.

KLINGELE, Henry E.; b. 19 Nov 1914, Pea Ridge, IL; d. 8 Jun 1996, Quincy, IL; Bu.: Mt. Sterling City Cem.; WWII Army Veteran; resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Velma Moke on 29 Apr 1947 in Mt. Sterling, IL; Fa.: Minerad Klingele; Mo.: Mary Hills; Survived by his wife; one son: Robert H. Klingele of Tampa, FL; one daughter: Mrs. Jeff (Jeanette) Barfield of Mt. Sterling; one brother: Cletus Klingele of Mt. Sterling; six grand and four great-grandchildren; Preceded by one sister: Anna McKeown.

KLINGELE, Josephine; b. (not given), she was 84 years of age at the time of death; d. 23 Jan 1983, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Resurrection Cem., St. Louis, MO; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of St. Louis, MO; Fa.: Reinhold Klingele; Mo.: Rosalie Walters; Surviving is a brother, Anthony Klingele of Jacksonville.

KLINGELE, Mary A. "Mamie" (Hills); b. 15 Jun 1892, Adams Co., IL; d. 24 Aug 1978, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Catholic Cem., Mt. Sterling, IL; resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Minor Klingele on 16 Apr 1921 in Mt. Sterling, IL, he died 15 Oct 1962; Fa.: Henry Hills; Mo.: Mary Waner; Survived by two sons: Henry E. And Cletus N., both of Mt. Sterling; eight grand and 15 great-grandchildren; Preceded by a daughter and a sister.

KLINGELE, Regina I. (Geisler); b. 6 Jun 1921, Brown Co., IL; d. 3 Jan 1994, Mt. Sterling, IL; Bu.: Catholic Cem., Mt. Sterling, IL; M. Cletus Klingele on 9 Feb 1944 in Mt. Sterling, IL; Fa.: Joseph Geisler; Mo.: Elizabeth Markert; Survived by her husband: two daughters: Mrs. Nateer (Mary) Ahmed of Las Vegas and Kathi Klingele of Tucson, AZ; one son: William Klingele of Westchester; one sister: Mrs. Cletus (Eleanor) Koch of Mt. Sterling; and one granddaughter; Preceded by a brother: Raymond Geisler.

KLINGER, Arthur Frederick; b. 29 Aug 1892, Ottumwa, IA; d. 23 Mar 1979, Mt. Sterling, IL; Bu.: Mound Cem., near Timewell, IL; a former resident of Timewell, IL; M. Dorothy Belle Shepherd on 3 Sep 1917 in Brown Co., IL, she died 29 May 1964; Fa.: Lafayette Klinger; Mo.: Minerva Thomas; Survived by a son: Ira of Springfield; two daughters: Mrs. Earnest (Mildred) Lichtsinn and Mrs. Lloyd (Minerva) Watt, both of Timewell; a sister: Mrs. Minnie Jones of Monmouth; nine grand, 17 great-grand and two great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by two sons; three brothers; seven sisters; and three grandchildren.

KLINGER, Robert H.; b. 28 May 1921, Wicsonisco, PA; d. 29 Apr 1988, Glendale Heights, IL; Bu.: Scottville West Cem.; WWII & Korean War Veteran; M. Mildred VanBebber (date & place not given), she died 22 Mar 1980; FA.: Hayden Klinger; Mo.: Julia Reedinger; Survived by two sisters: Dorothy A. Adams of Hegins, PA and Arlene J. Deitrich of Wicsonisco, PA.

KLOCKENGA, Myrtle L. (Cleek) Peterson; b. 14 Dec 1892, Schuyler Co., IL: d. 13 Jan 1993, Rushville, IL; Bu.: West Camden Cem.; resident of Rushville; formerly of Camden; M. (1) Walter Peterson on 13 Apr 1912 in Camden, IL, he died 4 Mar 1932; (2) Nanke Klockenga on 30 Nov 1942 in Palmyra, MO, he died 7 Feb 1948; Fa.: Marion M. "Cel" Cleek; Mo.; Alice Stone; Survived by a son: Robert Peterson of Brooklyn; two daughters: Leona Chapman of Marietta and Audrey Quinn of Camden; three stepsons: George Klockenga, Frank Klockenga and Nanke Klockenga Jr, all of Lincoln; a stepdaughter: Martha Sloan of Lincoln; 17 grand, 12 step grand, 27 great-grand and seven great-great-grandchildren; Preceded by one son: Thomas Peterson; one daughter: Mary Buff; five brothers: Elmer, Luster, Lawrence, Roy and Maurice Cleek; and two sisters; Mina Holmes and Mabel Shelts.

KLOEPPING, Samuel H.; b. 9 Jul 1911, near Pearl City, IL; d. 24 May 1990, Shannon, IL; Bu.: Church of Christ Cem., Pearl City, IL; resident of Pearl, IL; M. Luella M. Dreibelbis on 21 Nov 1937 in Freeport, IL; Fa.: Charles W. Kloepping; Mo.: Henrietta Koertner; Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. John (Elizabeth) Birchen of O'Fallon, MO, Mrs. Harold (Patricia) Boldt of Chapin and Mrs. Normal (Annette) Caudle of Dakota, IL; two sons: William of Pearl City and James of Chana; 11 grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; six great-step grandchildren; and three sisters: Louise Kloepping of Pearl City, Mrs. Ted (Emma) Erbsen of Lanark and Mrs. Francis (Lillian) Artman of Shannon; Preceded by a brother and a sister.

KLOKER, Florence J. (Treadway); b. 6 Oct 1901; d. 12 Aug 1986, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; M. Clarence C. Kloker on 18 Oct 1923 in Virginia, IL, he died 7 Jun 1976; Fa.: Hans Treadway; Mo.: Kate Bockemeier; Survived by two sons: Donald G of Beardstown and Richard J of Chicago Heights; two grandsons: Norman D. Kloker of Rushville and Kevin L. Kloker of Chicago Heights; and a granddaughter: Marsha Kloker of Chicago; and a great-grandson: Grant Kloker of Rushville; Preceded in death by three brothers.

KLOKER, Glenn C.; b. 19 Jan 1897, near Beardstown, IL; d. 7 Jun 1976, Beardstown, IL; Bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; M. Florence Treadway on 18 Oct 1923 in Virginia, IL; Fa.: Edward H. Kloker; Mo.: Emma Nordsieck; Survived by his wife; two sons: Donald G of Beardstown and Richard C of Chicago Heights; and three grandchildren; Preceded in death by two sisters and two brothers.

KLOKER, Helen V. (Cox); b. 27 Jun 1911, Beardstown, IL; d. 17 Mar 1995, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Beardstown City Cem.; resident of Springfield; formerly of Beardstown; M. Edward L. Kloker on 19 Apr 1930 in Springfield, IL, he died in Sep. 1972; Fa.: William Cox; Mo.: Rosa Heitz; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Norma J. Cramer of Springfield; six grand and nine great-grandchildren; Preceded by three sons: Gordon, James and Edward; one brother; two sisters; and one half-sister.

KLOKER, James A.; b. 10 Jan 1934, Beardstown, IL; d. 7 Dec 1993, Springfield, IL; Air Force Veteran of 21 years; resident of Arenzville, IL; M. Clara Ross in Apr. 1952 at Beardstown, IL; Fa.: Edward Kloker; Mo.: Helen Cox; Survived by his wife; his mother of Springfield; one son: Daniel Kloker of Tulsa, OK; two daughters: Diane DeVore of Meredosia and Debra Clements of Beardstown; one sister: Norma Jean Cramer of Springfield; and six grandchildren; Preceded by his father; a son: David; and one brother.

KLOPFER, Arthur E.; b. 15 Jul 1905, Verdel, NE; d. 21 Jun 1976, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Oakland Cem., Meredosia, IL; resident of Meredosia; M. Helena Mock on 11 Jul 1928 in Cheyenne, WY; Fa.: Arthur E. Klopfer; Mo.: Margaret Caley; Survived by his wife; the following children: Robert Arthur of Jacksonville, Ernest Edward and Francis Keith, both of Meredosia, Mrs. Darold (Lois Mae) VanHyning and Mrs. Jerald (Bonnie Lee) Sullinger, both of Meredosia; three brothers: Byron, Stuart and Phil, all of Cheyenne, WY; 14 grand and four great-grandchildren; and his father of Cheyenne, WY; Preceded by his mother; a son, Richard Leroy and two grandchildren.

KLOPFER, Robert E.; b. 16 Jul 1949, Jacksonville, IL; d. 19 Mar 1976, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. Iris V. Pitman on 31 Aug 1968 in Jacksonville, IL; Fa.; Robert A. Klopfer; Mo.: Florecia Dobson; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Karla Sue and Trina Valetta, both at home; his parents of Jacksonville; and two sisters: Mrs. Michael (Judy) Boston and Tina Lynn Klopfer, both of Jacksonville; grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Arthur Klopfer of Meredosia, Mr. & Mrs. Harry Dobson of New Berlin and Mr. & Mrs. Lester Oettle of Jacksonville; and great-grandfather: Arthur Klopfer of Cheyenne, WY; Preceded in death by a brother.

KLOPPE, Albert C.; b. 28 Jun 1901, Island Grove, IL; d. 22 Mar 1986, Springfield, IL; Bu.: St. John's Lutheran Cem., New Berlin, IL; WWII Veteran; Fa.: Henry J. Kloppe; Mo.; Elizabeth Krezow; Survived by a brother: Walter; a sister: Freda; one nephew and several cousins; Preceded by a sister.

KLOPPE, Anna Charlotte (Luken); b. 16 Apr 1886; d. 19 Mar 1979, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Luken Cem., Alexander, IL; M. Fred Kloppe on 1 Jan 1929, he died in 1953; Fa.: Casper Luken; Mo.: Johanna Mollenbrock; Survived by a stepdaughter: Miss Marguerite Kloppe of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews.

KLOPPE, Donald P.; b. 7 Oct 1931, Springfield, IL; d. 29 Oct 1988, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Lutheran Cem., New Berlin, IL; Korean War Army Veteran; resident of New Berlin, IL; M. Ethel Horn on 29 Jul 1956 in New Berlin, IL; Fa.: Henry Kloppe; Mo.: Elizabeth Horn; Survived by his wife; two sons: Donald and Dale, both of New Berlin; two daughters: Mrs. Richard (Lara) King and Linda Kloppe, both of New Berlin; two grandsons; one uncle; and one aunt; Preceded by his parents.

KLOPPE, Frieda A.; b. 22 Oct 1911, Sangamon Co., IL; d. 27 Sep 1994, Springfield, IL; Bu.: St. John's Lutheran Cem., New Berlin, IL; resident of New Berlin, IL; Fa.: Henry John Kloppe; Mo.: Elizabeth Kremzow; Survived by a number of nieces, nephews and cousins; Preceded by her parents; four brothers: Henry, Herman, Walter and Albert Kloppe; and a sister: Lena Kloppe.

KLOPPE, Marguerite; b. 2 Jun 1912, Loami, IL; d. 7 Mar 1995, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Luken Cem., Morgan Co., IL; Fa.: Fred Kloppe; Mo.: Sarah Luken; resident of Springfield; formerly of Loami; Survived by several cousins; Preceded by a brother: Frederick Kloppe.

KLOPPE, Walter W.; b. 17 Oct 1899, Island Grove, IL; d. 25 May 1990, Springfield, IL; Bu.: St. John's Lutheran Cem., New Berlin, IL; Resident of New Berlin; Fa.: Henry J. Kloppe; Mo.: Elizabeth Kremzow; Survived by a sister: Frieda Kloppe of New Berlin; and two cousins; Preceded by three brothers: Henry, Herman and Albert; and a sister: Lena Kloppe; and a nephew.

KLOPPIE, Gerald Roscoe; b. 23 Oct 1910, Morgan Co., IL; d. 6 May 1993, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Roselawn Memorial Park Cem., Springfield, IL; resident of Springfield, IL; M. (1) Winora C. Price (date & place not given), she died 5 Oct 1980; (2) Harlan Opal Crawford Ryan in 1985; Fa.: John Kloppie; Mo.: Agnes Horton; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Beverly J. Chase of Mulberry, FL; one granddaughter; two nieces and one nephew; Preceded by two sisters.

KLOTZ, Minnie; b. 18 Oct 1885, Pleasant Plains, IL; d. 18 Feb 1984, Springfield, IL; Bu.: Island Grove Cem.; Fa.: Jacob Klotz; Mo.: Frederica Wangel; Survived by several nieces and nephews which include: Mrs. Freida Danenberger of Normal, Mrs. Carrie Horn of Jacksonville, William Long of Hudson, FL, Mrs. Jan Howard and Mrs. Billie Miner, both of Pleasant Plains; and Mrs. Betty Hoffman of Springfield.

KLUGE, Helmut; b. 29 Apr 1907, Brandenburg, Germany; d. 29 Aug 1990, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: (cremated); M. Martha Bolke on 2 Apr 1931 in Brandenburg, Germany; Fa.: Paul Kluge; Mo.: Eda Hakert; Survived by his wife; one son: Heinz (wife, Dodie) Kluge of Jacksonville; three daughters; Mrs. Heinz (Hildegurd) Spanousky of Peine, West Germany, Mrs. Bob (Rotranut) Best of Las Vegas, NV and Mrs. Robert (Giesela) Miller of Chesapeake Beach, MD; 12 grand and 11 great-grandchildren; and one sister: Hildegurd Kluge of Germany; (Moved to the U.S in 1956 from Germany).

KLUMP, J. D. "Skipper"; b. 2 Jul 1903, Blue Mound, IL; d. 30 Jun 1983, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; Army and Merchant Marine Veteran of WWII; M. Mary Jane Sparling on 21 Jul 1937 in Moweaqua, IL; Fa.: John L. Klump; Mo.: Molly Doner; Surviving are his wife; one son: John D. Jr of Portland, OR; and one daughter: Gloria Stahlman of Jacksonville; three grandchildren: Christy Conlee and Jamie Stahlman, both of Jacksonville; and Matthew Klump of Portland, OR.

KLUMP, Mary Jane (Sparling); b. 21 May 1918, Moweaqua, IL; d. 9 Jul 1990, Jacksonville, IL; Bu.: Memorial Lawn Cem., Jacksonville, IL; M. J. D. "Skipper" Klump on 21 Jul 1937 in Moweaqua, IL, he died 30 Jun 1983; Fa.: Dr. James L. Sparling; Mo.: Elsie Rae Messenburger; Survived by a son: John D. Jr of Portland, OR; a daughter: Gloria Stahlman of Jacksonville; four grandchildren: Christy Graham of Jacksonville, Jamie Stahlman of Savannah, TN and Mathew and Sara Klump, both of Portland, OR; and a brother: James Sparling of Moweaqua.

KLUNK, Margaret A. (Hazelwonder); b. 23 Feb 1901, Michael, IL; d. 4 Feb 1994, Carrollton, IL; bu.: St. Michael Cem., Michael, IL; resident of Carrollton; formerly of Hardin, IL; M. William Frank Klunk on 19 Apr 1919 in Michael, IL, he died 5 Oct 1960; Fa.: Michael Hazelwonder; Mo.: Caroline Sprong; Survived by two daughters: Betty Hubbard of Carrollton and Lorraine Lumley of Alton; two sons: William Klunk of Moro and Robert Klunk of Carrollton; 12 grand, 19 great-grand and six great-great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Sadie Roth of Jerseyville and Lorraine Carpenter of Alton; Preceded by two daughters: Eileen Godar and Eleanor Cunningham; a grandson: Mark Klunk; a great-grandson: Cletus Godar III; a sister: Mary Gress; and five brothers: Frank, Guy, Michael, George and John Hazelwonder.


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