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.


ROACH, Amy Mirth (Pires); b: 15 Dec 1890, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 6 Apr 1981, Jacksonville, IL. (Meline Nursing Home); Bu: [Cremated]; M: Harry C. Roach; FA: John C. Pires; MO: Sarah Ellen Nunes; Husband preceded in death in 1955.; Resident of 230 Webster, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by a brother: Ernest Pires of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews, including Alden Pires, Mari Kane and Margaret Campbell, all of Jacksonville.

ROACH, Bernice (Lightle); b: 12 Sep 1899, Griggsvi11e, IL.; d: 14 Nov 1985, Pittsfield, IL. (I11ini Commty Hosp); Bu: Union Cemetery, Lincoln, IL.; M: Delbert B. Roach on 22 May 1920; FA: Ivan J. Lightle; MO: Evelyn Rader; Husband preceded in death 12 May 1946.; Resident of Griggsvi11e, II.; Survived by two grandsons; two granddaughters; two brothers: Eris Lightle of Columbia, Mo. and Roscoe Lightle of Chillicothe; and a sister: Mrs. Mildred Reese of Perry.; Preceded by two daughters: Mrs. Thelma Culleton an, Mrs. Lorraine Ayers.

ROACH, Carl Henry; b: 25 Apr 1899, Ranger Co., Tenn.; d: 26 Sep 1986, Jacksonville, II. (Barton Stone Home); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Robertine "Bobbie" DeFreitas on ll Aug 192l in Chicago II; FA: James Roach; MO: Elizabeth Harbin; Resident of 932 Edgehill Road, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by his wife.; Preceded by five brothers and two sisters.

ROACH, Charles C.; b: 8 Jul 1887, Rutledge, Tenn.; d: 24 Apr 1979, Jacksonville, IL., (Meline Nursing Home); Bu: Ashland Cemetery, Ashland, IL.; M: Mary E. Brown on 15 Oct 1916; FA: James R. Roach; MO: Elizabeth Harbin; Wife preceded in death 31 Jan 1975.; Resident of 301 W. Beecher, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by one son: Albert Roach of rural Ashland; a granddaughter: Candace Cox of Ashland; one sister: Mrs. Bertha Alexander of Jacksonville; and two brothers: Wade Roach of Jacksonville and Carl Roach of Granite City.; Preceded by three brothers and one sister.

ROACH, Ernest "B1ackie"; b: 27 Feb 1910, Literberry, IL.; d: 26 Mar 1983, Dover, Delaware; Bu: Arlington National Cemetery; FA: George Roach; MO: Hazel ; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife, Kay, three daughters, Kitty Montgomery of St. Louis, Mo, Barbara of Peoria and Betty of New Jersey; three brothers, Howard Roach and Reggie Kemp, both of Jacksonville, and Ronnie Kemp of New Berlin; three sisters, Dorothy Andell of Winchester Florence Bote of Jacksonville and Wanda Roseberry of Decatur.

ROACH, Etta (Hennessey); b: 18 Nov 1899, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 11 May 1993, Jacksonville, IL. (Barton Stone Nursing Home); Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: John M. Roach on 23 Nov 1924 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Thomas W. Hennessey; MO: Annastatia Gaul; Husband preceded in death in 1928.; Resident of Jacksonville.; Survived by a son: Robert W. Roach of Chicago; a daughter-in-law: Carol Roach of Alton; 11 grand and 17 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a son: John T. Roach; three brothers: William, Tom and Joe Hennessey; and a sister: Ann Davis.

ROACH, Evelyn Lucille (Dunsworth); b: 15 Nov 1920, Carrollton, II.; d: 20 Dec 1996, Decatur, II. (St. Mary's Hosp) ; Bu: St. John's Cemetery, Carrollton, II.; M: W. Paul Roach on 8 May 1943 in Carrollton, II.; FA: James Dunsworth ; MO: Matilda Hinrich; Husband preceded in death 21 Jun 1996.; Resident of Carrollton, II.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Gary (Kathy) Pfleger of Decatur; a son: Gene (wife, Janet) Roach of Jacksonville; seven grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Paul Mary) Hindelang of Carrollton.

ROACH, Helen L. (DeLong); b: 5 Jul 1903, near Waverly, II.; d: 17 May 1977, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Franklin Cemetery; M: Leonard Roach in 1922 ; FA: James H. DeLong; MO: Rebecca Hobaker; Husband preceded in death in 1947.; Resident of R.R. 1, Franklin, II.; Survived by a son: John Roach of Franklin; two daughters: Miss Leona Roach, who lived with her mother, and Mrs. Betty Lindsey of Jacksonville; and three granddaughters.; Preceded by three brothers, two sisters, a daughter and a grandchild.

ROACH, James R.; b: 29 Jul 1928, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 11 Nov 1978, Hillside, IL.; Bu: Hillside, IL.; M: Betty Ann Aontonson; FA: Robert F. Roach; MO: Edna Marie Ayers; Resident of Hillside, IL.; Survived by his wife; these brothers and sisters Mrs. Robert (Mary) Scanlan of Jacksonville, Mrs. John (Alma) Pederson of Madison, Wisc., Franlin Roach of Lawton, Okla, Shirley Barry of Lincoln, Mrs. Charles (Clara) Bender of Beason and Donald Roach of Lincoln.; several aunts and uncles.

ROACH, John P.; b: 28 May 1907, Hamburg, IL.; d: 28 Oct 1984, Pittsfield, IL. (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Nebo Cemetery, Nebo, IL.; M: Mildred Ramsey on 12 Dec 1940 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: Emmett Roach; MO: Mary Sutton; Wife preceded in death in June, 1984.; Resident of Pittsfield, IL. Survived by a son: Robert Roach, and a daughter, Bessie Ehret, both of Pleasant Hill; nine grand, 18 great-grand and four great-great-grandchildren; a brother: Owen of Hamburg; and three sisters: Sadie Baugh of Kampsville, Alice Hartman of Carr, and Florence Hartman of Waverly.

ROACH, Mary Frances (Yording); b: 28 Feb 1926, Jacksonville, II.; d: 14 Jun 1988. Jacksonville, II.; Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, II.; FA: Albert Yording; MO: Frances Graubner; Resident of 645 E. State, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by her mother: Mrs. Frances Yording of Jacksonville; two sons: Mike of Sakets Harbor, N.Y. and Randy of Glendale Heights, II.; five grandchildren; two brothers: Jack Yording of Jacksonville and William Yording of Colorado Springs, Colo.; and a sister: Mrs. Bernard (Marge) Shannahan of Jacksonville.

ROACH, Mildred E. (Ramsey); b: Calhoun Co., II.; d: 2 Jun 1984, Pittsfield, II.; Bu: Nebo Cemetery, Nebo, II.; M: John Roach on 12 Dec 1940 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: James Ramsey; MO: Edna Zumwalt; [Was 64 years of age at the time of death]; Survived by her husband; and her mother: Edna Ramsey of Pittsfield.

ROACH, Paul; b: 6 Oct 1919, Jerseyvi11e, IL.; d: 21 Jun 1996, Decatur, IL.; Bu: St. John's Cemetery, Carrollton , IL.; M: Evelyn Dunsworth on 8 May 1943; FA: Dennis Roach; MO: Nora Fitzpatrick; Resident of Carro11ton, IL.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; a son: Gene (wife, Janet) Roach of Jacksonville; a daughter: Kathy (husband, Gary) Pfleger of Decatur; seven grandchildren; and one sister: Marie Roach of Jerseyville.; Preceded by two sisters: Elizabeth and Beatrice Roach; and two brothers: Edward and Neil Roach.

ROACH, R. Wade; b: 30 Jun 1891, Granger Co., Tenn.; d: 1 Oct 1981, Jacksonville, IL.; Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Dorothy Mansfield on 23 Oct 1938 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: James R. Roach; MO: Elizabeth Harbin; Resident of 301 W. Beecher Ave., Jacksonville, IL.; Wife died 12 Ju1 1972.; WWI Vet.; Surviving are a brother, Carl Roach of Granite City, and nieces and nephews.; Six brothers and three sisters preceded in death.

ROACH, Robert W.; b: 10 Mar 1927, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 21 Dec 1994, Alton, IL.; Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Mary Frances Yording; FA: John M. Roach; MO: Mary Etta Hennessey; Wife preceded in death 14 Jun 1988.; Resident of Alton; formerly of Jacksonville.; WWII Navy Vet.; Survived by two sons: R. Michael (wife, Susan J.) Roach of Sackets Harbor, N.Y. and John R. (wife, Catrenia) Roach of Alton; and seven grand children.; Preceded by one brother: John T. Roach.

ROACH, Rick; b: 13 Jun 1955, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 15 Jul 1992, Springfield, IL. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Dimaond Grove Cemetery; FA: Howard E. "Sonny" Roach; MO: Joyce Wisdom; Resident of Murrayville, IL.; Survived by two sons: Dustin Roach of Athens, Tex. and Joshua Lee Roach of Jacksonville; his parents of Murrayville; one brother: Dane (wife, Tracy) Roach of Jacksonville; one sister: Mrs. Dennie (Vicki) Brown of Jacksonville; one grandmother: Clara Wisdom of Jacksonville; and several aunts and uncles.

ROACH, Robertine V. "Bobbie" (DeFreitas); b: 23 Jul 1901, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 2 Nov 1990, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Carl H. Roach, 11 Aug 1921; FA: Robert K. DeFreitas; MO: Mayme Nunes; Husband preceded in death 26 Sep 1986.; Resident of 932 Edgehill Road, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by two nieces and two nephews in Florida and several nieces, nephews and cousins in the Jacksonville area.; Preceded by one brother: Jerome DeFreitas.

ROACH, Stella Elizabeth (Scribner); b: 10 Dec 1898, Cooper, Iowa; d: 21 Aug 1994, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Arcadia Cemetery; M: Walter T. Roach on 1 Mar 1916 in Virginia, IL.; FA: Robert E. Lee Scribner; MO: Nettie Ellen Daniels; Husband preceded in death 8 Jan 1976.; Resident of rural Ashland, IL.; Survived by a son: Warren (wife, Beverly) Roach of Ashland; a daughter: Mrs. Phillip (Irma) Yeck of Arenzvi11e; 11 grand and 25 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson.; Preceded by a son: Arthur Lee Roach; a daughter: Ruth Brown; a brother: Wiley Scribner; and three sisters: Ada Ryman, Olive Lindsey and Edith Scribner.

ROACH, Walter T.; b: 23 Feb 1890, Granger Co., Tennessee; d: 8 Jan 1976, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Arcadia Cemetery; M: Stella Scribner on 1 Mar 1916 in Virginia, II.; FA: James Ruben Roach; MO: Elizabeth Harbin; Resident of R.R. 1, Ashland, II.; Survived by his wife; a son: Arthur Roach of Jacksonville; two daughters: Irma, wife of Phillip Yeck of Virginia and Ruth, wife of John W. Brown of Ashland; three brothers: Charles and Wade of Jacksonville and Carl Roach of Granite City; a sister: Mrs. Bertha Alexander of Jacksonville; twelve grand children, including Warren Roach of Ashland who was raised in the Roach home; and 10 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two brothers and a sister.

ROACH, William Howard; b: 22 May 1913; d: 19 May 1976, Galesburg, II.; Bu: Galesburg, II.; M: Mae on 22 Sep 1932; Resident of Galesburg, II.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. John Suter and Frieda, both of Galesburg; two sons: Kenneth and Edmund, also both of Galesburg; and one sister: Essie Cooper of Jacksonville. Relatives in Jacksonville are: Mrs. & Mrs. Robert Beard, Mrs. Marie Allen, Mr. and Mrs. George Davis, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Davis and Mrs & Mrs. Frank Watson.

ROACH, Zelma J. "Sue" (Wilson); b: 3 Jul 1911, Cass Co., II.; d: 8 Aug 1986, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Franklin Cemetery, Franklin, II.; M: Raymond L. Roach on 29 Jul 1939 in Palmyra, Mo.; FA: Charles L. Wilson; MO: Verna Pearl Jokisch; Resident of 1607 S. East St., Jacksonville, II.; Survived by her husband; several nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by three brothers.

ROACHE, Anna (Willen); b: 17 Nov 1897, Carrollton, II.; d: 24 Apr 1986, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: St. John's Cemetery, Carrollton , II.; M: Celestine Roache on 23 Jun 1931 in Carrollton, II.; FA: Henry Willen; MO: Mary Thien; Husband preceded in death 16 Jan 1980.; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Greene Co., II.; Survived by a daughter: Mary Catherine Roache of Jacksonville; two sisters: Mary Davis of Roodhouse and Agnes Call of Pontiac.; Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

ROACHE, Veronica; b: 20 Oct 1891, Carrollton, II.; d: 11 Dec 1978. Carrollton, II. (Boyd Hosp); Bu: St. John's Catholic Church Cemetery, Carrollton,Il.; FA: James Roache; MO: Catherine Pranger; Resident of Carrollton; more recently of the Mt. Gilead Nursing Home in Carrollton.; Survived by a brother: Celestine Roache of Carrollton; and a niece: Mary Catherine Roache of Jacksonville; and several cousins.; Preceded by a sister and a niece.

ROADS, Carolyn; b: 6 Dec 1926, Pittsfield, II.; d: 7 Jun 1989, Pittsfield, II. (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, II.; FA: Delmer H. Roads; MO: Carrie E. Heightman; Resident of Pittsfield, II.; Survived by a sister: Ellen Roads of Pittsfield.; Preceded by a sister: Anna Mae.

ROADS, Cleda V. (Nelson); b: 3 May 1921, Memphis, Mo.; d: 24 Aug 1984, Carrol1ton, IL. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Carrollton City Cemetery; M: Daniel Alan Roads on 2 Oct 1942 ; FA: H. M. Nelson; MO: Lena Fritz; Husband preceded in death in 1981.; Resident of Carro11ton, IL.; Survived by her mother, of Carrollton; one daughter: Mrs. Wayne (Pamela) Kester of New Berlin; one son: Robert of Jacksonville; two grandchildren; and one brother: Claire Nelson of Arizona.; Preceded by a son, Bruce.

ROADS, Daniel; b: 6 Nov 1923, Pittsfield, IL.; d: 25 Nov 1981, Carro1lton, II. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Carrollton City Cemetery; M: Cleda Nelson on 2 Oct 1942 in Shelbina, Mo.; FA: Daniel Roads; MO: Lavina Main; Was Mayor of Carrollton, II.; Army Air Corp WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Wayne (Pamila) Kester of New Berlin; a son: Robert Roads of Jacksonville; two grandchildren: Jennifer and Daniel Alan Roads of Jacksonville; a sister: Mrs. Robert (Marilyn) Threlkeld of Macon, Mo.; and two brothers: Wendell of Port Charlotte, Fla. and Don of Shelbina, Mo.; Preceded by a son: Bruce in 1975.

ROAMES, George W.; b: 31 Aug 1917, Arcola, IL.; d: 13 Dec 1988, Midland, Tex. (Mem Hosp); Bu: Winchester City Cemetery, Winchester, IL.; M: Kay Gunlock in 1951 in Michigan; FA: Frank Roames; MO: Matilda Richardson; Resident of Midland, Tex.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Judy Hunt of Redland, Calif.; two brothers: Ray of Las Vegas, Nev. And Ralph of Michigan City, Ind.; three sisters: Norma Jones of Sawyer, Mich., Jule Holtz of Michigan City, Ind. and Irene Hunt of Zionville, Ind.; and a niece: Mrs. Harold (Shirley) Crawford of Winchester.

ROAMES, Kay Louise (Gunlock); b: Kinderhook, IL.; d: 25 Mar 1993, Corpus Christi, Tex.; Bu: City Cemetery, Winchester, IL.; M: George William Roames on 12 Aug 1951 in Michigan City, Ind.; FA: Ed Gunlock; MO: Elizabeth Hinds; Husband preceded in death 13 Dec 1988.; Resident of Midland, Tex.; Survived by a niece: Mrs. Harold (Shirley) Crawford of Winchester; and two nephews, both originally from Winchester: Charles E. Rogers of Placerville, Calif. and Terry Rogers of Corpus Christi, Tex.; Preceded by three sisters: Sylvia Rogers, Gladys Burroughs and Micky Bonifield; and a nephew.

ROATE, Ellen M. (Whited); b: 29 May 1903, Brown Co., II.; d: 21 Nov 1987, Lindsey, California; Bu: Lindsey, California; M: Rollie Roate on 21 Sep 1921; FA: George Whited; MO: Clara Smyers; Husband preceded in death 21 Oct 1978.; Resident of Lindsey, Calif.; formerly of the Versailles, IL. area.; Survived by a son: Harold of Springfield; three daughters: Verna Avila of Lindsey, Calif., Vera Hardy of Coulton, Calif. and June Nanamura of Riverside, Calif.; three sisters: Helen Morrell of Mt. Sterling, Minnie Wainman of Griggsville and Essie Tomlinson of Rushville; one sister-in-law: Mrs. Eunice Whited of Versailles; 19 grand and several great-grandchildren.; Preceded by three half-brothers and two half- sisters.

ROATE, Frances Charlene (Steiger); b: 1 Dec 1912, Chambersburg, II.; d: 5 Sep 1996, Beardstown, IL.; Bu: West Cemetery, Versailles, II.; M: Randall Wainman Roate on 26 Mar 1929 in Quincy, II.; FA: Charles Steiger; MO: Mae Gillis; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of Beardstown (St. Luke's Long Term Care Facility); formerly of Jacksonville and Versailles.; Survived by ten children: Charles Roate of Clayton, Mary Friday of Augusta, Wynona Crooks of Rushville, Ellis Roate of Quincy, David Roate of St. Charles, Mo., Faye Henricks of Rushville, Lowell Roate of Pearl, Von Roate of Versailles, Marty Thompson of Arenzville and Cammy Burton of Jacksonville; 35 grand and several great-grand and great-great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two brothers: Giles Fagan and Ellis Steiger; a sister: Forrest Grover; two grandsons and a granddaughter.

ROATE, Randall W.; b: 30 Apr 1907, Brown Co., IL.; d: 21 Jan 1988, Beardstown, IL.; Bu: Versailles West Side Cemetery; M: Frances Steiger on 25 Mar 1929 in Quincy, IL.; FA: Willard Roate; MO: Laura Waiman; Resident of Versailles, IL.; Survived by five sons: Charles of Arenzville, Ellis of Quincy, David of St. Charles, Mo., Lowell of Pearl and Von S. of Versailles; five daughters: Mrs. Mary Hester of Versailles, Mrs. Gerald (Wynona) Crooks of Rushville, Mrs. George (Fay) Hendricks of Rushville, Mrs. Jim (Martha) Thompson of Arenzville and Mrs. Terry (Cammy) Burton of Woodson; five sisters: Mrs. Reba Brown of Griggsville, Mrs. Reff Surratt of Rushville, Mrs. Rachel Hall and Mrs. Ruzella Lacey, both of Jacksonville and Mrs. Ruby Wheeler of Versailles; 35 grand and 34 great-grand children.; Preceded by 6 brothers; 2 sisters and 3 grandchildren.

ROATE, Virginia Lee Gordley (Dennis); b: 8 Oct 1930, Pike Co., IL.; d: 10 Jan 1995, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: West Side Cemetery, Versailles, IL.; M: 1) James E. Gordley in 1950 in Chambersburg, IL. 2) Kenneth Roate on 16 Apr 1954 in Pittsfield, IL.; FA: James Oscar Dennis; MO: Nina Richards; 1st husband preceded in death.; Survived by her husband; one daughter: Mrs. Allen (Nina Kaye) Smith of Springfield; one son: David Lee Roate of Saukville, Wisc.; two grand and four step grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Francis (Myra) Leahr of Detroit and Nina Margine Dennis of Springfield.; Preceded by two sisters: Winefred Downey and Jane Reese; and one brother; Robert Dennis.

ROBB, Dare1 Jay; b: 11 Nov 1948, Peoria, II.; d: 20 Sep 1994, Urbana, II.; FA: Dale Willard Robb; MO: Arlene Verde11e Jay; Resident of Urbana, II.; Survived by his parents of Urbana; and a sister: Ronda Ardelle Robb Roberts of Lithonia, Ga.

ROBB, Edna (Casto); b: 15 Sep 1920, Dunbar, W. V.; d: 22 May 1985, Christina, Delaware (Hosp); Bu: Grafton, W. V.; M: Joe-Paul Robb in 1942 in C1arksburg, W. V.; FA: Luther Casto; MO: Hattie Ensminger; Husband preceded in death in 1964.; Survived by a son: Rev. Joe-Paul Robb Jr. of Winchester; a daughter: Mrs. Donald (Sylvia Sue) Hall of Wilmington, Del.; two grandchildren: Danny Hall of Wilmington, Del and Tammy Robb of Grafton, W.V.; and a brother: Harold O. Casto of Bradenton, Fla.

ROBB, George B.; b: 12 Mar 1902, Barry, II.; d: 12 May 1992, Pittsfield, II. (Illini Hosp); Bu: Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, II.; M: Ann Irene Ross on 2 Nov 1928 in Barry, II.; FA: Mortimer Robb; MO: Eliza Hutchison; Wife preceded in death.; Resident of Pittsfield; formerly of Barry.; Survived by one granddaughter: Flynn Robb of Sprngfie1d; one grandson: Christopher Robb of Hi11sboro; two sisters: Edith Mellon of Barry and Ethel Taylor of Oak Harbor, Wash.; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.; Preceded by a son: John R. .Robb; a daughter-inlaw: Ann Robb; one brother; and four sisters.

ROBB, Jon R.; b: 27 Apr 1936, Hannibal, Mo.; d: 21 Feb 1986, St. Louis, Mo. (Normandy Osteopathic); Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Pittsfield, II.; M: Mary Margaret McGann on 5 Jun 1965 in Pittsfield, II.; FA: George Robb; MO: Anne Ross; Resident of Pittsfield, II.; Survived by his wife; his father, who lives in Pittsfield; a daughter: Flynn Robb of Pittsfield; a son: Christopher, at home. Preceded in death by his mother in Nov, 1984.

ROBBINS, Agnes M.; b: 12 Oct 1915, Versailles, II.; d: 19 Feb 1988, Rushville, II. (Snyder-Vaughn Nursing Home); Bu: Versailles West Side Cemetery; FA: Martin E. Robbins; MO: Nellie Simmons; Resident of Rushville, II.; Survived by two daughters: Patsy of Sullivan and Rose Mary of Jacksonville; one brother: Martin E. Jr. of Centralia; three sisters: Faye Danley of Randolph, Wisc., Laura Newburn of Forest, Ohio and Ann Morrell of Beardstown.; Preceded by two brothers and one sister.

ROBBINS, Alta Mae (Van Order); b: 28 Aug 1912, Schuyler Co., II.; d: 5 Apr 1988, Beardstown, II.; Bu: Rushville Cemetery, Rushville, II.; M: 1) Everett Moore 2) Homer Robbins; FA: John Van Order; MO: Elizabeth Osborn; Both husbands preceded in death.; Resident of Beardstown; formerly of Rushville.; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Darlene Crumley of Beardstown and Mrs. Betty Ziegler of Norfolk, Va.; two sons: Lloyd T. Moore of Fayetteville, Ark. and Eugene D. Moore of Rushville; a sister: Irene Atwood of Rushville; a brother: Robert Van Order of Iowa; 17 grand and 11 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a son; a daughter; two brothers; and a sister.

ROBBINS, Blanche (Dunbar) b: 26 Jan 1891, Brown Co., II.; d: 28 Aug 1977, Rushville, II. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Mt. Sterling Cemetery; M: Earl G. Robbins on 6 Feb 1912 in Mt. Sterling, II.; FA: George D. Dunbar; MO: Elnora Perry; Resident of Mt. Sterling, II.; Survived by her husband; these children: Charles of LaGrange, Francis of Rushville and Nina Merservey of Timewell; two sisters: Lucy Moody of Mt. Sterling and Hallie Clinton of Jacksonville.; Preceded by one brother and one sister.

ROBBINS, Dollie (Fulton); b: 27 Feb 1906, Ashland, II.; d: 25 Jan 1988, Jacksonville, II. (Meline Nursing Home); Bu: St. Augustine Cemetery, Ashland, II.; M: Holman "Buck" Robbins on 20 Nov 1935 in Mexico, Mo.; FA: James Fulton; MO: Mary Reiser; Resident of Alexander, II.; Survived by her husband; a brother: Henry Fulton of New Berlin; four sisters: Mrs. Elizabeth Walsh of Ashton, Mrs. Rose Yates, Mrs. Alice Fuchs and Mrs. Ruth Ruble, all of New Berlin; and many nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two brothers: George and Edward Fulton; and one sister: Lena Germann.

ROBBINS, Earl G.; b: 17 Jan 1891, Brown Co., IL.; d: 4 Feb 1981, Rushvi11e, IL. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Mt. Sterling Cemetery; M: Blanche Dunbar on 6 Feb 1912; FA: Phillip Robbins; MO: Charlotte Blomberg; Wife preceded in death 28 Aug 1977.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL.; Survived by two sons: Charles Robbins of Countryside and Francis Robbins of Rushville; a daughter: Mrs. Lozelle (Nina) Meservey of Timewell; a sister: Mrs. Hattie Pitzer of Mt. Sterling; 11 grand and four great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a sister, a half-brother and a halfsister.

ROBBINS, Fred O.; b: 11 Apr 1909, Brown Co., IL.; d: 2 Apr 1978, Sterling, IL.; Bu: Versailles Cemetery, Versailles, II.; FA: James O. Robbins; MO: Eva Turner; A former Brown Co., IL. resident.; WWII Vet.; Survived by a brother: James D. Robbins of Chicago; and a sister: Mrs. Sherman (Lydia) Stewart of Rock Falls; along with nieces and nephews.; Preceded by three brothers and two sisters.

ROBBINS, Holman "Buck"; b: 26 Jul 1897, Hardinburg, Ky.; d: 18 Feb 1989, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: St. Augustine Cemetery, Ashland, II.; M: Dollie Fulton on 20 Nov 1935 in Mexico, Mo.; FA: Irvin Robbins; MO: Katherine Hale; Wife preceded in death.; Resident of Alexander, II.; Survived by two brothers: Edward Robbins of El Paso, Tex. and Irvin Robbins of Sanderson, Tex.; one sister: Sallie Stapleton of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one brother and three sisters.

ROBBINS, Homer E.; b: 19 Jul 1913, Brown Co., IL.; d: 29 Nov 1979, Rushville, IL. (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: Versailles Cemetery, Versailles, IL.; M: Alta Mae Moore on 30 Jul 1965 in Rushville, IL.; FA: Martin Robbins; MO: Nellie Simmons; Resident of Rushville, IL.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Rosemary Huff of Virginia; two stepdaughters: Mrs. Darlene Crumley of Beardstown and Mrs. Betty Yates of Rushville; two stepsons: Eugene Moore of Rushville and Lloyd Moore of Jacksonville; two sisters: Mrs. Anna Morrell of Beardstown and Miss Agnes Robbins of Rushville; a brother: Junior; and several grandchildren.

ROBBINS, Orville H.; b: 27 Nov 1910, Perry Township, IL.; d: 4 Jan 1986, Quincy, IL. (Blessing Hosp); Bu: Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, IL.; M: 1) Mildred Hymes in Jacksonville, IL. 2) Jeanette Dover on 27 Sep 1949 in Barry, IL.; FA: Laroy Robbins; MO: Lucinda Ann Johnson; 2nd wife preceded in death 15 Feb 1977.; Resident of Barry, IL.; WWI1 Army Vet.; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Donna Fae Westerfield of Chapin, two stepdaughters: Mrs. Edna Campbell of Barry and Mrs. Rose Helton of Wetumpka, Ala.; two grand, seven great-grand, 11 great-great-grand and one great-great-great-grandchild.

ROBBINS, Ruth (Beerup); b: 11 May 1920, Alexander, IL.; d: 10 Mar 1996, Pecos Co., Tex. (Hosp); M: Irvin Robbins in 1939 in Palmyra, Mo.; Resident of Sanderson, Tex.; formerly of Alexander, IL.; Survived by her husband of Sanderson, Tex.; two sons: Irvin Robbins Jr. of Cocoa, Fla. and Mike Robbins of Pilot Point, Tex.; daughters: Betty Jane Robbins of Norman, Okla., Susi Christman of Pilot Point, Tex; an adopted granddaughter; 11 grand and six great-grandchildren; three brothers: Ben Beerup of Jacksonville, Max Beerup of Kansas City, Mo. and Dale Beerup of Mt. Vernon; and a sister: Wanda Courier of New Berlin.

ROBBINS, Susanne Dr. (Koenigsberger); b: 11 Nov 1907, Berlin-Granau, Germany; : 30 Aug 1989, Jacksonville, II.; Bu: (Cremated); M: Dr. Ralph H. Robbins in 1938 in Hastings, Neb.; FA: Georg Koenigsberger; MO: Kate ; Husband preceded in death in 1987.; Resident of 141 N. Webster Ave., Jacksonville, II.; Survived by a son: Raymond Robbins of Grandview, Mo.; a daughter: Janet Robbins of Jacksonville; six grandchildren; two brothers: Helli Koenigsberger and Otto Koenigsberger, both of London, England; and two sisters: Marianne Stucliffe of Dymchurch, England and Elizabeth Bing of New York.

ROBBINS, William Bryan J.; b: 6 Sep 1905, Brown Co., IL.; d: 24 Mar 1977, Rushvi11e, IL. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: 1) Vera Murfin 2) Bertha Kerker; FA: Frank Robbins; MO: Myra Turner; 1st wife preceded in death.; A former resident of rural Rushvi11e, IL.; Survived by two sons: LaVerne Robbins of rural Rushville and David Alan Robbins of Rushville; six daughters: Mrs. Edward (Eileen) Boyer of Bloomington, Mrs. Charles (Joann) Estelle, formerly of Rushville, Mrs. James (Phyllis) Dodds and Miss Kathy Robbins, both of Macomb, Miss Linda Robbins and Miss Patsy Robbins, both of Rushville; and nine grandchildren.; Preceded by a brother.

ROBERSON, Dorothy Irene (Wood); b: 9 Dec 1929, Columbia, IL.; d: 16 Feb 1991, Godfrey, IL.; Bu: Richwoods Cemetery, near Roodhouse, IL.; M: William G. Roberson on 1 Sep 1950 in Worden, IL.; FA: Chester A. Wood; MO: Pearl Castleberry; Resident of Godfrey, IL.; Survived by her husband; two sons: Glenn David and Paul Stephen, both of Godfrey; one daughter: Debra Ann Roberson of Alton; one granddaughter: Makayla Roberson of Alton; and one sister: Esther Connor of East Alton.; Preceded by two brothers: Leonard and Laurence Wood; and one sister: Audrey Kelly.

ROBERSON, Frances "Berny" Spieth (Stark); b: 23 Oct 1926, Pittsfield, IL.; d: 11 Mar 1993, Miami, Fla. (Florida Care Club); Bu: Oakwood Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL.; M: 1) Otto "Bud" Spieth on 1 Jan 1946 in Pittsfield, IL. 2) Charles "Robby" Roberson in San Diego, Calif.; FA: Selby Stark; MO: Elizabeth "Babe" Saylor Cannon; Resident of Miami, Fla.; formerly of Pittsfield, IL.; Survived by three daughters: Trish Ramsay and Jeanne McJilton, both of Miami, Fla. and Rita Morgan of Kennard, Tex.; two sons: West Roberson of Santee, Calif. and Rob Roberson of Germany; 10 grandchildren; and one brother: Arthur Ray Saylor of Chula Vista, Calif.; and several cousins, including Ruth Ator and Joe Bryant, both of Pittsfield, II.

ROBERTS, A. C.; b: 20 Mar 1890, Hardinsburg, Ky.; d: 29 Nov 1982, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: [Probably Franklin Cemetery]; M: Nora D. Robbins on 23 May 1914; FA: William P. Roberts; MO: Irene Dooley; A resident of Franklin, IL.; Wife preceded in death 27 Aug 1982.; Survivors include two sons: Carl R. of Franklin; and Donald R. of Flint, Mich.; 10 grand and 13 great grandchildren; one brother: William P. Roberts of Alton; and one sister: E1izabeth Foiles of Shipman.; Preceded in death by one daughter; three brothers; and one sister.

ROBERTS, Alene (Barry); b: Roodhouse, IL.; d: 13 Nov 1982, Springfield, IL. (Lewis Mem Chrstn Vlg); Bu: Fernwood Cemetery; M: John W. Roberts; FA: Ray I. Barry; MO: Letitia Bowman; Former resident of Roodhouse, IL.; Husband preceded in death in 1955.; Survivors iuc1ude one son: Bill Roberts of Springfield, state's attorney of Sangamon County; and one sister: Hester Barry of Gulfport, Fla.

ROBERTS, Allene (Ahlquist); b: 22 Oct 1913; d: 30 May 1993, Peoria, II.; M: Harry Roberts on 30 Jun 1940 in St. Charles, Mo.; FA: Alvin Ahlquist; MO: Anna ; Resident of Peoria; formerly of Jacksonville.; Survived by her husband; a son: Allan Roberts of Chicago; a sister: Edna Ormond of Chesterfield, Mo.; and several cousins, nieces and nephews.; Preceded by a brother: Allan.

ROBERTS, Ben; b: 22 Feb 1924, Valley City, II.; d: 7 Oct 1987, Pittsfield, II.; Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: Estella Benham on 5 Sep 1945 in Pittsfield, II.; FA: Raymond Roberts; MO: Ola Holder; Resident of Pittsfield, II.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Darla Roberts of Colorado Springs, Colo. and Carolyn Williamson of Arnold, Mo.; one brother: Marshall Roberts of Griggsville; one sister: Ora Brockhouse of Jacksonville; and six grandchildren.

ROBERTS, Benjamin E.; b: 30 Oct 1905, Flint, Pike Co., IL.; d: 14 Dec 1979, Pittsfield, IL. (111ini Commty Hosp); Bu: Griggsville Cemetery; M: Margaret Smith on 4 Jun 1932 in Pittsfield, IL.; FA: Evan Roberts; MO: Estella Hobson; Resident of Griggsville, IL.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Carol Schramer of Naples, Italy and Mrs. Marjorie Beilstein of Springfield; four grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Lucille Doyle of Griggsville and Mrs. Ruby Metz of Valley City; and two brothers: Luther of Pittsfield and Herschel of Valley City.

ROBERTS, Beulah; b: 7 Dec 1892, Franklin, IL.; d: 2 Nov 1987, Jacksonville, IL. (Meline Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Franklin Cemetery; FA: George Douglas Roberts; MO: Laura Dickinson; Resident of the nursing home.; Survived by four nieces: Jo Ann Roberts and Mary Roberts Poindexter, both of Pennsylvania, Patty Roberts Rich of Chattanooga, Tenn. and Gloria Wright Taeckens of Flushing, Mich.; Preceded by four brothers and two sisters.

ROBERTS, Charles E.; b: 12 Jun 1910, Franklin, IL.; d: 22 Aug 1983, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Waverly Cemetery; M: Mildred Brown in 1931; FA: Charles Roberts; MO: Clara Woods; Resident of Springfield, IL.; Surviving are his wife; one son: Donald of Sterling Heights, Mich.; three daughters: Juanita Ringer of Virden; Linda Roberts of Springfield; and Shirley Berving of Barnhart, Mo.; six grand and two great-grandchildren.; Preceded in death by three sisters and one great grandson.

ROBERTS, Charles Leonard; b: 17 Dec 1898, Pittsfield, IL.; d: 26 May 1989, Mt. Sterling, IL. (Heritage Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Family Lot, Mt. Sterling Catholic Cemetery; M: Mary Elizabeth Ashbaker on 19 Jun 1926 in Mt. Sterling, IL.; FA: Eugene Roberts; MO: Elsie V. McKinney; Wife preceded in death 7 Oct 1963.; Resident of R.R. 1, Versailles, IL.; Survived by three sons: Francis Wayne of R.R. 1, Versailles, Leonard Eugene of Beardstown and Ronald Edward of Quincy; two daughters: Josephine Burkey of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. W. O. (Alberta) Manor of R.R. 1, Versailles; a sister: Mrs. Melvin (Fairy) Ashbaker of Mt. Sterling; 25 grand, 50 great-grand and five great great-grandchildren.; Preceded by an infant son; a brother: Jesse; two sisters: Anna Fitzjarro1d and Goldie Jones; a grandson; and a great-grandson.

ROBERTS, Charles R.; b: 21 Nov 1908, Jacksonville, II.; d: 7 Jul 1996, Moline, II. (Trinity Med Center); Bu: Greenview Memorial Gardnes, East Moline, II.; M: Anna Mae Hulett on 20 Feb 1932 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Charles J. Roberts; MO: Edna Smith; Resident of Rock Island, II.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Roberta Benshoof of San Diego, Calif.; two sons: Ronald (wife, Betty) Roberts of Peoria and Russell Roberts of Moline six grand and three great-grandchildren.

ROBERTS, Clara (Riggs); b: 29 Apr 1892, Murrayville, IL.; d: 3 Jul 1979, Jacksonville, II. (Meline Nursing Home); Bu: Murrayville Cemetery, Murrayville, IL.; M: Charles J. Roberts; FA: Albert Riggs; MO: Lavenia Steele; Husband preceded in death in 1960.; Resident of 321 East Morgan St., Jacksonville, II.; Survived by three children: Albyn Kitner and Mrs. Homer (Margarette) Beeley, both of Kansas City, Kans. and Mrs. Francis (Mary) Kramer of Beardstown; five grandchildren; and a sister: Sadie Million of Murrayville.; Preceded by a son: Tim Kitner.

ROBERTS, Chester R.; b: 29 Nov 1898, La Belle, Mo.; d: 18 Aug 1994, Barry, II. (Boarding Home); Bu: Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, II.; M: Jessie Lane on 2 Jan 1924 in Mt. Sterling, II.; FA: William Thomas Roberts; MO: Anna Myers; Resident of Barry, II.; Survived by his wife; three sons: Richard of Old Town, Fla., Bruce of Quincy and Verne Roberts of Jacksonville; one daughter: Mrs. Thomas (Barbara) Clary of Barry; four grand and six great-grandchildren.; Preceded by three brothers; two sisters; and one grandson.

ROBERTS, Daisy Marie Riley (Forth); d: 15 Ju1 1994, Carro11ton, II. (Reisch Nursing Home); Bu: Trinty Cemetery, Mayfield, Ky.; M: 1) Oliver Litho Riley 2) Robert Louis Roberts; FA: John Andrew Forth; MO: Sudie Cannon; Both husband preceded in death.; Resident of 1023 S. 9th St., Mayfield, Ky.; was 86 years of age at death.; Survived by three sons: Lindo Riley of Farmington, Ky., James Ross Riley of Detroit, Mich. and Wayne Riley of Carro11ton; 10 grand and nine great-grandchildren.; Preceded by her parents; two sons: Gene and Norman Riley; and one daughter: Or1enia Kelton.

ROBERTS, Dale J.; b: 5 Oct 1932, St. Louis, Mo.; d: 18 Aug 1991, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Camp Butler National CemeterYt Springfield, II.; M: Carol Waldron; FA: James Mack; MO: Lucille Hibbard; Resident of 654 S. Diamond, Jacksonville, II.; Air Force Vet.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Patrick Roberts, at home, and George Roberts of DeKalb; one daughter: Donna Roberts of Chicago; one stepson: Daniel Cook of Jacksonville; six grandchildren; one half-sister: Sister Mary Margaret of St. Louis; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

ROBERTS, Delores J. (Hayes); b: 1 Feb 1933, Woodson, IL.; d: 27 Oct 1995, Phoenix, Ariz.; Bu: (Cremated); M: James Roberts on 11 Oct 1963 in Indianapolis, Ind.; FA: Howard F. Hayes; MO: Emily Adams; Resident of Phoenix; formerly of Woodson, II.; Survived by her husband; one son: Howard Curtis Grubb of Phoenix, Ariz.; two brothers: Howard "Sonny" Hayes of Prescott, Ariz. and Alfred Joe Hayes of Salem, Ore.; and three sisters: Mrs. James (Annie) Craig of rural Jacksonville, Mrs. John R. (Donna) Mason of rural Winchester and Mrs. Elvin L. (Bonnie) Reynolds of Jacksonville.; Preceded by a sister: Bette Dickerson.

ROBERTS, Donald F.; b: 13 Jan 1907, Lynnville, II.; d: 21 Jan 1984, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. (Broward Hosp); Bu: Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.; M: Alice Belland; FA: Dr. F. M. Roberts; MO: Adelia Johnson; Resident of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla,; formerly of Jacksonville, II.; Survivors include his wife; and two cousins: Edgar Cooper of Marco Island, Fla. and Effie Guard of Lawrenceburg, Ind.; Preceded by a sister: Bertha Higgins.

ROBERTS, Dorothy I. (Ryan); b: 6 May 1921, Alsey, IL.; d: 24 Feb 1991, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: [Cremated]; M: David Roberts; FA: John Ryan; MO: Fern Drew; Resident of 800 Hoagland Blvd, J'ville, II.; Survived by one son: David W. Roberts of Phoenix, Ariz.; two grandchildren; one brother: Donald Ryan of Spokane, Wash.; and three sisters: Helen Savage of Ashland, Alice Dodge of Phoenix, Ariz., and Mary Jane Gardner of Laguna Beach, Calif.

ROBERTS, E. L. Jr.; b: 17 Mar 1921, Brown Co., II.; d: 9 Aug 1988, St. Louis, Mo. (John Cochran Vets Hosp); Bu: Hershman Cemetery, near Mt. Sterling, II.; M: Zita Walkter on 9 Nov 1951 in Carthage, II.; FA: Emery Roberts; MO: Gertrude Hetrick; Resident of Versailles, II.; WWII Navy Vet.; Survived by his wife; a son: John Dale of Versailles; a daughter: Linda Sue McDaniel of Versailles; two brothers: Paul and Leslie, both of rural Mt. Sterling; and a grandson: Brent McDaniel of Versailles.; Preceded by his parents; a sister: Geneva; and two brothers: Henry and Ralph.

ROBERTS, Earl C.; b: 24 Jan 1897, Eldon, Mo.; d: 23 Mar 1977, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Lutheran Cemetery, New Berlin, II.; M: Olga Loseke on 26 Jan 1928 in Columbus, Neb.; FA: John Roberts; MO: Nettie Grey; Wife preceded in death 6 Apr 1976.; Resident of New Berlin, II.; formerly of Alexander, II.; WWI Vet.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Richard (Mary Jane) Koehler of New Berlin; and three brothers: Toles of Versailles, Mo., Ralph of Sioux City, Ia. and Calude of Fairview Heights.; Preceded by a brother and three sisters.

ROBERTS, Edith (Allen); b: Pennsylvania; d: 10 Aug 1976, Jacksonville, II. (Meline Nursing Home); Bu: Anderson, Indiana; M: Orville F. Roberts; FA: Francis Allen; MO: Laura Wyland; Husband preceded in death.; Survived by one son: Robert of Cape Coral, Fla.; two daughters: Mrs. Robert (Agnes) Reschar of Jacksonville and Mrs. Keith (Wanda) Saxon of St. Louis; three grand and five great-grandchildren.

ROBERTS, Emma Blanche (White); b: 30 Jun 1903, Blue Mound, II.; d: 28 Nov 1978, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: White Hall Cemetery, White Hall, II.; M: Charles O. Roberts; FA: Ora White; MO: Helen Madlin; Husband preceded in death 12 Oct 1958. ; Resident of White Hall, II.; Survived by these children: Earl White of Springfield, Donald Roberts of rural Roodhouse, Mrs. Lonnie (Geneva) Whewell of Winchester, Delmar Roberts of Alton, Mrs. Robert (Betty) Whitthuhn of Linden, Mich., Mrs. Kenneth (Shirley) Cox of Winchester; 25 grand and 20 great-grandchildren; these brothers and sister: Adelia Keller of Jerseyville, Homer White of Decatur and Oliver White of Bunker Hill.; Preceded by two sisters and a brother.

ROBERTS, Fay Lucille (Houston); b: 8 Aug 1940, Mt. Sterling, II.; d: 26 Oct 1995, Mt. Sterling, IL. (Heritage Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Hersman Cemetery, near Mt. Sterling, II.; M: David Henry Roberts on l4 0ct 196l in San Diego, Calif.; FA: Homer Houston; MO: Mary Bernice Keith; Resident of Mt. Sterling; formerly of Ripley.; Survived by her husband; four sons: Neil, Brian, Troy and Shawn Roberts, all of Mt. Sterling; one granddaughter; one brother: Bill Houston of Creve Coeur; one sister: Barb Weaver of Quincy; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by her parents; and one daughter: Diane Roberts.

ROBERTS, Fay Winston; b: 15 Oct 1895, Beardstown, II.; d: 22 Feb 1979, Beardstown, II.; Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Frances Moeller on 5 Ju1 1958 in Bluff Springs, II.; FA: Frank Roberts; MO: Jessie Plummer; Resident of 1016 State St., Beardstown, II.; Survived by his wife; four step-daughters; Mrs. Albert (Lula May) Kamnick, Mrs. Thomas (Patricia) Copp and Mrs. Lorn (Norita) Hill, all of Springfield, and Mrs. Thomas (Bernell) Maddox of Treasure Island, Fla.; 16 step-grand and seven step-great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a brother: Clarence; and a sister: Jennie Schnepper.

ROBERTS, Fern M. (Butcher); b: 25 Oct 1908, Plymouth, IL.; d: 16 Jan 1984, Rushvi11e, IL. (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: Rushvi11e Cemetery; M: Willis F. Roberts on 25 Jan 1924; FA: Ross Butcher; MO: Annie Eddington; Husband preceded in death 17 Oct 1978.; Resident of Sugar Grove, IL.; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Betty Toland of Industry, Mrs. Patricia Thompson of Normal, and Mrs. Joan Terrell of Chatham; three sons: Bill Roberts of Huntsville and Robert Roberts and Steven Robert, both of Rushville; 14 grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and seven greatstep-grandchildren; the following sister and brothers: Mrs. Vera Ehrhart of Adair, Ransom Butcher of Camp Point, Clair Butcher of Industry, Kenneth Butcher of Macomb and Andrew Butcher of Colchester.

ROBERTS, Frances (Moeller); b: 1 Feb 1908, Beardstown, IL.; d: 6 Apr 1986, St. Petersburg, Fla. (All Childrens Hosp); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery ; M: Fay Roberts in Virginia, IL.; FA: William Moeller; MO: Estella Anderson; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of Treasure Island, Florida.; Survived by four daughters: Mrs. Lula Mae Kamnick, Mrs. Norita Hill and Mrs. Patricia Copp, all of Springfield, and Mrs. Bernell Maddox of Treasure Island, Fla.; one sister: Mrs. Betty Walters of Beardstown; 17 grand and 13 great-grandchildren.

ROBERTS, Frank W.; b: 12 Mar 1898, Scott Co., II.; d: 23 Mar 1979, Griggsville, II.; Bu: Griggsville Cemetery; M: 1) Bertha Ellen Durham on 6 Jul 19l8 in Pittsfield, II. 2) Ruth Carlson on 24 Jun 1950 in Galesburg, II.; FA: Louis Roberts; MO: Stella Lynn; 1st wife preceded in death 15 May 1924.; Resident of Griggsville, II.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. William (Eileen) Harshman of Griggsville and Mrs. Harry (Mildene) Maurer of Jacksonville; two sons: Frank Louis of Moline and William H. of Indianapolis, Ind.; a step-son: Richard L. Carlson of Elwood; 14 grand and 13 great grandchildren.; Preceded by a brother: Earl.

ROBERTS, Fred L.; b: 21 Feb 1908, near New Canton, II.; d: 13 Jan 1991, Pittsfield, II. (Illini Commnty Hosp); Bu: Baylis Cemetery, Baylis, II.; M: Marjorie Eckelberger; FA: John Roberts; MO: Pearl Sigler; Resident of Baylis, II.; Survived by his wife; eight daughters: Mrs. Robert (Hazel) Ghrist and Mrs. Larry (Ruby) Duke, both of Pittsfield, Mrs. Mary Ellen Clendenny of Godfrey and Mrs. Juanita Griffin, Mrs. Linda Schwalb, Mrs. Minnie Booker, Mrs. Freda Phillips and Brenda Roberts, all of Baylis; 22 grand, 12 great-grand and 2 great-great grandchildren; one sister: Ruby McCulloch of Hannibal, Mo.; and two half-brothers and one half-sister, all of California.; Preceded by one daughter; one brother; and one sister.

ROBERTS, Freda Mae (Wisdom); b: 4 Oct 1926, Scott Co., II.; d: 12 Dec 1982, Pittsfield, II. (Illini Commty Hosp); M: Paul W. Roberts on 18 Aug 1957 in Winchester, II.; FA: William Wisdom; MO: Annie Asborne; Resident of Winchester, II.; Husband preceded in death in 1979.; Surviving are these children: Paul Kevin Roberts and Robin Lyn Roberts, both of Winchester; Beverly Sue Roberts and Mrs. Tom (Judy) Lair, both of Jacksonville; two grandchildren; two brothers: Harold Wisdom of Winchester and Clarence Wisdom of White Hall; three sisters: Evelyn Powers of Jacksonville; Glenna Frazier of Kansas City, Mo.; and Annabelle Wisdom of East Alton.; Preceded in death by one brother and one sister.

ROBERTS, G. Leon; b: 22 Oct 1913, Brown Co., II.; d: 20 Jun 1988, Springfield, II. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Mt. Sterling City Cemetery; M: Dorothy Moore on 5 Oct 1941 in Hannibal, Mo.; FA: George G. Roberts; MO: Minnie McClelland; Resident of Mt. Sterling, II.; Survived by his wife; one son: Chris of Timewell; one brother: William Melvin Roberts of San Diego, Calif. four sisters: Mrs. L. L. (Maxine) Wallace of Quincy, Mary Louise Roberts of Oak Park, Mrs. Jack (Florence) Bottorff of Rushville and Mrs. William (Norma Jean) Wittner of Hoffman Estates; and three grandchildren: Mark, Kathy and Rita Roberts.; Preceded by one child and two grandchildren.

ROBERTS, Gaila (Hedges); b: 4 Feb 1917, Pleasant Hill, IL.; d: 24 Jun 1985, Pittsfield, IL. (I11ini Commty Hosp); Bu: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, IL.; M: 1) Wardell Guthrie in 1933 [Preceded in death] 3) Bernard Roberts in 1956 [Died in 1972]; FA: Bert Hedges; MO: Jessie Caylor; Resident of Nebo, IL.; Survived by her mother: Jessie Hedges of the Owen Care Center, Pittsfield; a daughter: Mrs. Ann Webb of East Alton; two brothers: Gordon Hedges of Milwaukee, Wisc. and Glenn Hedges of Barry; two sisters: Mrs. Geneva Maggart of Quincy and Mrs. Gwendalyn McKinnon of Pleasant Hill; five grand and two great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a son: Phillip Guthrie.

ROBERTS, George P.; b: 19 Sep 1932, Glasgow, Ky.; d: 27 Oct 1992, Pleasant Plains, IL.; Bu: Pleasant Plains, IL.; M: Norma Fegley on 20 Aug 1954; FA: William Roberts; MO: Rosie Abbott; Resident of Pleasant Plains.; Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Ronald Roberts of Ashland and Jeffrey Roberts of New Berlin; two daughters: Camellia Ermann and Susan Wetherington, both of Springfield; seven grandchildren; two sisters: Ruby Reid of Pretty Prairie, Kans. and Ethel Cissell of Fancy Farm, Ky.; three brothers: Tom Roberts of Ashland, Bill Roberts of Crystal Springs, Miss. and Frank Roberts of Pleasant Plains; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by his parents; a son: Michael; two grandchildren; and a brother: Grover.

ROBERTS, George S.; b: 8 Sep 1910, Valley City, IL.; d: 24 Jun 1978, Pittsfield, IL. (I11ini Hosp); Bu: Griggsvi11e Cemetery, Griggsvi11e, IL.; M: Henrietta Sarver on 29 Dec 1932 in J'ville, IL.; FA: Eben Roberts; MO: Estella Hobson; Resident of Griggsvi11e, IL.; Survived by his wife; a son: Harold E. of Peoria; two sisters: Mrs. Harold (Lucille) Doyle of Griggsville and Mrs. Ruby Metz of Valley City; three brothers: Luther of Pittsfield, Ben E. of Griggsville and Herschel of Valley City; four grand, two step grand and four great-grandchildren.

ROBERTS, Glenna E. (Griewe); b: 18 Nov 1921, Perry, IL.; d: 2 Jan 1996, Pittsfield, IL. (Illini Hosp); Bu: Hersman, IL.; M: Ralph Alfred Roberts on 25 Mar 1942 in Palmyra, Mo.; FA: Clarence O. Griewe; MO: Gladys K1ein1ein; Husband preceded in death 15 Nov 1956.; Resident of Versailles, IL.; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Roger (Ruth Anne) Liehr of Perry; one son: Ralph Lee (wife, Milly) Roberts of Jacksonville; one sister: Mrs. Delbert (Irene) Cooley of Perry; four grand, three step-grand and three step-great-grand children.

ROBERTS, Grace H. Murphy (Brannock); b: 3 Jan 1903, Danville, II.; d: 31 Dec 1994, Rushvi11e, II. (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: City Cemetery, Rushvil1e, II.; M: 1) John R. Murphy on 28 Jun 1919 2) Lewis M. Roberts on 4 Oct 1929; FA: William Joseph Brannock; MO: Sarah Alice White; 1st husband died 3 Apr 1927; 2nd died l7 May 1972.; Resident of Rushvi11e, II.; Survived by several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two brothers: John and Edward Brannock.

ROBERTS, Harold Dean; b: 5 Ju1 1940, Monticello, Ky.; d: 14 Jun 1995, Springfield, II. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: City Cemetery, Ashland, II.; M: Betty Jo Smith on 1 Sep 1963 in Ashland, II.; FA: Elmer O. Roberts; MO: Lydia Richardson; Resident of Ashland, II.; Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Angela Roberts of Ashland; two sons: Jason Roberts of Springfield and Derick Roberts of Ashland; two sisters: Mrs. Harold (Earlene) Pyle of Springfield and Mrs. Bob (Lois) Creel of Pleasant Plains; three brothers: Odell Roberts of Pleasant Plains, Merrill Roberts of Springfield and Orville Roberts of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one sister: Wilma.

ROBERTS, Helen (McCarter); b: 18 Mar 1929, Pittsfield, II.; d: 1 Oct 1990, Pittsfield, II. (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, II.; M: Gerald Roberts on 25 Oct 1947 in Pittsfield, II.; FA: J. J. McCarter; MO: Ellen Doyle; Resident of Pittsfield, II.; Survived by her husband; one son: Danny of Pittsfield; seven daughters: Kris Minor of Petersburg, Theresa and Sara Reel of Pittsfield, Mary Tipton of Quincy, Barb Hill of Rockport, Nanette Manker of Springfield, Pam Myers of Houston, Tex.; four brothers: Charles McCarter of Barry, Gene McCarter of East Moline, Joe McCarter of Titusville and Tom McCarter of Griggsvi11e; two sisters: Freda McCarter of Hollister, Calif. and Bette Richardson of St. Louis; and 15 grandchildren.

ROBERTS, Herschel E. "Jake"; b: 11 Jan 1915, Valley City, II.; d: 6 Feb 1988, Quincy, II. (St. Mary's Hosp); Bu: Griggsville Cemetery; FA: Evan Meredith Roberts; MO: Estella Gertrude Hobson; Resident of Valley City, II.; Survived by one brother: Luther Ira of Pittsfield; two sisters: Mrs. Ruby Metz of Valley City and Mrs. Lucille Doyle of Griggsvi11e; several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by four brothers: Raymond, George, John and Ben.

ROBERTS, Ida (Shaffer); b: 24 Aug 1879, Milton, IL.; d: 5 Jan 1978, Jacksonville, IL. (Meline Nursing Home); Bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Joseph Roberts; FA: William Franklin Shaffer; MO: Florence Edith Dabney; Husband preceded in death in 1934.; A former resident of 834 North East St., Jacksonville.; Survived by five grandchildren: Mrs. Fazel (Anita) Qureshi of San Clemente, Calif., Mrs. Ivan (Delores) Betcher of Osco, Illinois, Doris Roberts of Bloomington, Reginald A. Roberts of Moline and Mrs. Ronald (Janis) Clark of Silvis. and four great-grandchidlren.; Preceded by three children: Emma Mae Roberts, Howard Raymond Roberts and Marie Knight; one greatgrandson and three sisters.

ROBERTS, Iva {Alcorn); b: 1 Mar 1906, Brown Co., IL.; d: 17 Oct 1988. Quincy, IL. (Blessing Hosp); Bu: Mt. Sterling City Cemetery; M: Jesse James Roberts on 29 Aug 1925 in Brown Co., IL.; FA: Charles Alcorn; MO: Della Alexandra; Husband preceded in death 13 May 1975.; Resident of Clayton, IL.; Survived by the following children: Mrs. Moneta DeWitt of Timewell, Donald of Clayton, Mrs. Marjorie Knight of Augusta, Mrs. Orel (Peggy) Hess of Clayton, Earl of Quincy; 29 grand, 23 great-grand, one step great-grand and two great-great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a son.

ROBERTS, J. Eldridge; b: 18 Sep 1915, Morgan Co., IL.; d: 25 Mar 1990, Jacksonville, IL. (Convalescent Cntr); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Mary Hills on 26 Jun 1938 in Morgan Co., IL.; FA: John Roberts; MO: Mary Rawlings; Resident of 400 Melrose St., Jacksonville, IL.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Danny (Linda) Maddox of Murrayville; two sons: Dennis and Tom Roberts, both of South Jacksonville; seven grandchildren: Amy and Alice Maddox of Murrayville and Brian, Shawana, Shelby, Jennifer and Sarah Roberts, all of South Jacksonville.; Preceded by a daughter: Mary in 1973.

ROBERTS, Janet E. (Fay); b: 19 Dec 1935, Sydney, Australia; d: 13 May 1988, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); M: David S. Roberts on 26 Nov 1956; FA: Austin Fay; MO: Laurel Wood; Resident of 1236 W. College, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by her husband; her mother; a son: Simon Roberts of Jacksonville; and a brother: John Fay of Australia.; Preceded by two brothers.

ROBERTS, Joseph; b: 29 Oct 1912, Jacksonville, II.; d: 22 Aug 1986, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Rock Creek Cemetery, Rock Creek, II.; M: Eleanor A. Brodmarkler on 17 Feb 1936 in Havana, II.; FA: Albert E. Roberts; MO: Nellie P. Westrope; Resident of Rural Route, Tallula, II.; formerly of Springfield, II.; Survived by his wife; one son: Joseph E. Roberts of Springfield; one daughter: Joanne Trago of Springfield; four grand and four great-grandchildren; two brothers: George Roberts of Phoenix, Ariz. and David W. Roberts of El Cajon, Calif.; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by four sisters and one brother.

ROBERTS, Juanita (Hungerford); b: 23 Mar 1908, Murrayville, II.; d: 1 Sep 1987, Alton, II. (Eunice Smith Nursing Home); M: Leland Roberts on 8 Feb 1935 in Jacksonville, II.; FA: Frank Hungerford; MO: Maggie ; Resident of Godfrey, II.; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Edward (Joan) Phelps of Godfrey; two grand and two great grandchildren; four sisters: Mildred Wilkinson, Mable Bolton and Opal Freitag, all of Jacksonville, and Gladys Chappee of Alton; and two brothers: Marvin Hungerford of Beardstown and Chester Hungerford of Jacksonville.

ROBERTS, Kenneth P.; b: 9 Sep 1909, Pleasant Hill, IL.; d: 17 Jul 1982, Pittsfield, IL. (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Crescent Heights Cemetery; M: Mary A. Conboy on 16 Jan 1932 in New London, Mo.; FA: Lewis Roberts; MO: Hattie Scranton; Resident of rural Pleasant Hill, IL.; Surviving are his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Joyce Tinkey, Hazelwood, Mo.; and Mrs. Janet Nelson, Torrance, Calif; a brother: William, Pleasant Hill; three sisters: Mrs. Gladys Sheppard, Mrs. Maurine Stark and Mrs. Edith Crosby, all of Pleasant Hill; seven granddaughters; three great-grandchildren.; Preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters.

ROBERTS, Larry K.; b: 17 Sep 1948, Carrollton, II.; d: 24 Mar 1988, near Woodson, II.; Bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, II.; M: Joan Kadlec on 5 May 1973 in Brookfield, II.; FA: Orville Roberts; MO: Massie Burton; Resident of R.R. 2, Franklin, IL.; Survived by his parents of Greenfield; his wife; a brother: Johnny Roberts of Farmington, N.M.; and a sister: Mrs. Matt (Jennie) Jordan of St. Louis, Mo.

ROBERTS, Leonard Eugene; b: 26 Feb 1935, Brown Co., IL.; d: 26 Sep 1990, Beardstown, IL.; Bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL.; FA: Charles Roberts; MO: Mary Elizabeth Ashbacker; Resident of 1000 Elm St., Beardstown, IL.; Survived by two sons: Randolph Scott Hilz of Beardstown and Richard Leonard Roberts of Jacksonville; three daughters: Penny Lynn Hacker and Elizabeth Jean Coats, both of Beardstown, and Mary Beth Putnam of Peoria; four grandchildren; two brothers: Francis Wayne Roberts of Versailles and Ronald Edward Roberts of Quincy; two sisters: Josephine Violet Burkey of Mt. Sterling and Alberta Louise Manor of Versailles.; Preceded by his parents and one son.

ROBERTS, Leslie C.; b: 17 Jun 1907, Schuyler Co., IL.; d: 5 Jun 1989, Mt. Sterling, IL. (Heritage Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Hersman Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL.; M: Blanche Perrine on 6 May 1946 in Columbus, Kans.; FA: Emery L. Roberts; MO: Gertrude Hedrick; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL.; Survived by his wife; a brother: Paul N. Roberts of Mt. Sterling; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by three brothers and one sister.

ROBERTS, Louella Mae (Enlow); b: 25 Feb 1922, Crawford Co., Indiana; d: 26 Aug 1982, White Hall, IL. (Hosp); Bu: Pine tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL.; M: Charles Homer Roberts on 7 Oct 1961 in White Hall, IL.; FA: John Enlow; MO: Minnie ; Resident of rural White Hall, IL.; Surviving are her husband; a son: Steven Cooper of West Springfield, Mass.; two daughters: Carol Sue Formica of Swampscott, Mass.; and Betty Lou Quartarone of Salem, Mass.; a step-daughter: Mary Roberts of Sullivan; nine grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; a sister: Betty Cox of Fredonia, Ind.; and two brothers: Elmo Enlow of Evansville, Ind. and Cecil Enlow of Milltown, Ind.; Preceded in death by a son and two brothers.

ROBERTS, Luther; b 10 Mar 1901, Valley City, IL.; d: 29 Oct 1994, Pittsfield, IL. (Illini Hosp); M: Eva Elizabeth Daniels on 16 Aug 1919; FA: Evan Meredith Roberts; MO: Estella Hobson; Wife preceded in death 21 Jun 1957.; Survived by three daughters: Freida Marlin Cory of Barry and Getrude Hobbs and Kate Smither, both of Pittsfield; one son: Gerald Roberts of Pittsfield; 18 grand, 42 great-grand and three great great-grandchildren; two sisters: Ruby Metz and Lucille Doyle, both of Pittsfield; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one son: Harold Evan Roberts; one grandson; one great-grandson; and five brothers: Raymond, Ben, George, John and Herschel Roberts.

ROBERTS, Margaret Earline (Schone); b: 4 Feb 1934, Arenzville, II.; d: 21 Feb 1994, Anaheim, Calif.; Bu: Anaheim, Calif.; M: Dale E. Roberts; FA: Gus Schone; MO: Alma ; Resident of Anaheim, Calif.; Survived by her husband; three daughters: Karen Blank of Lake Forest, Calif., Janet Roberts of Corona, Calif. and Kathleen Bahn of Bloomington; one son: the Rev. Brian Roberts of Randolph, N.J.; five grandchildren; one brother: Robert Schone of Arenzville; and three sisters: Donna Scroggins of Jacksonville, Eunice Rabe of Clay Center, Kans. and Maxine Becker of Menomonee Falls, Wisc.

ROBERTS, Marietta (Elliott); b: 8 Jul 1890, Beardstown, IL.; d: 3 Feb 1982, Beardstown, II. (Long Term Care Fcly); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Clarence Roberts; FA: David Elliott; MO: Sarah Raycraft; Former resident of 1420 Washington St., Beardstown, II.; Husband preceded in death in January 1951.; Survivors include three Sons: Mylo, Decatur; Dale of Atlanta, Georgia; and Roy, Beardstown; a daughter: Mrs. Jane Deckenback, Edina, Minn.; 14 grand and 13 great-grandchildren.; Preceded in death by two brothers and a sister.

ROBERTS, Mary (Rawlings); b: 4 Mar 1890, the Durbin, IL. area; d: 2 Jan 1977, Jacksonville, IL. (Modern Care Nursing Home); Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; M: John T. Roberts on 12 Jan 1910; FA: Edward Rawlings; MO: Sarah ; Husband preceded in death 7 Jun 1949.; Resident of #7 Labor Drive, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by a son: Eldridge Roberts of Jacksonville; three grand and four great-grandchildren.; The last of her immediate family, she was preceded in death by one sister and two brothers.

ROBERTS, Max B.; b: 28 Apr 1926, Flint, IL.; d: 21 May 1983, Griggsvi11e, IL.; Bu: Griggsvi11e Cemetery; M: Genieve Hooper on 29 Dec 1944 in Pittsfield, IL.; FA: Raymond M. Roberts; MO: 01a M. Holder; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Robert (Jean) Sleight of rural Griggsville, Mrs. Bruce (Nancy) Zumwalt of Griggsville; five grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Ora (Marie) Brockhouse of Bluffs; two brothers: Ben M. of Pittsfield and Marshall L. of Griggsville; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one brother.

ROBERTS, Maxine O. (Cooper); b: 11 Jan 1897, Rutledge, Tenn.; d: 15 Jun 1985, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Franklin Cemetery; M: Raymond Roberts on 25 Apr 1917 in Murrayville, IL.; FA: James Cooper; MO: Cordel1ia Harpin; Resident of Murrayville, IL.; Survived by her husband; a brother: William Cooper of Minneapolis, Minn. and one sister: Pearl Boyd of Beardstown.; Preceded by five brothers and two sisters.

ROBERTS, Minerva L. (Gilbert); b: 7 Jun 1914, Missouri; d: 12 May 1985, Louisiana, Mo. (Nursing Home); Bu: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, IL.; M: Russell B. Roberts on 25 Apr 1934 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: Lorin Gilbert; MO: Cora Minor; Husband preceded in death 6 Oct 1973.; Resident of Pleasant Hill, IL.; Survived by a daughter: Sylvia Miller of Beecher, Illinois; and five grand children.

ROBERTS, Nellie Ethel (Willey); b: 12 Mar 1905, Brown Co., IL.; d: 22 Jun 1977, Beardstown, IL.; Bu: Versailles Cemetery; M: William F. Roberts on 30 Ju1 1966 in Mt. Sterling, IL.; FA: William Wateman Willey; MO: Susan Irene Baker; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL.; Survived by her husband; a step-son: the Rev. G. E. Roberts of Salmouth, Ky.; a brother: Harry Willey of Versailles; a niece: Mrs. Jane James of Meredosia; and five step-grandchildren; along with several cousins.

ROBERTS, Nora D. (Robbins); b: 7 Ju1 1892, Hardinsburg, Ky.; d: 27 Aug 1982, Jacksonville, IL. (Modern Care Nursing Home); Bu: Franklin Cemetery; M: A. Carlos Roberts in May, 1915 in Hardinsburg, Ky.; FA: Gid Robbins; Resident of Franklin, IL.; Surviving are her husband; two sons: Carl Roberts, Sr. of Franklin and Don Roberts of Flint, Mich.; a sister: Georgie Gibson of Hardinsburg, Ky.; nine grandchildren and several great-grand children.

ROBERTS, Olga (Loseke); b: 28 Apr 1908. Leigh, Nebraska; d: 6 Apr 1976, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Lutheran Cemetery, New Berlin, II.; M: Earl C. Roberts; FA: Henry Loseke; MO: Mathilda Bakenhaus; Resident of New Berlin, II.; formerly of Alexander, II.; Survived by her husband; one daughter: Mrs. Mary Jane Koehler of New Berlin; two sisters: Elvina Lindiman and Matilda Loseke. both of Nebraska.; Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

ROBERTS, Oran; b: 6 May 1890, Pennsylvania; d: 9 Fep 1979, Jacksonville, II. (Meline Nursing Home); M: Mary Peck; FA: William Roberts; Wife preceded in death.; A former resident of Scott Co., II.; Survived by a step-daughter: Helen Wesbrook of Branson. Mo.

ROBERTS, Orville R.; b: 24 Apr 1920, Kavito, Ky.; d: 30 Oct 1994, Greenfield, II.; Bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, II.; M: Mossie Burton on 25 Oct 1945 in Carlinville, II.; FA: Elmore Roberts; MO: Verda Anderson; Resident of Greenfield, II.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; one son: Johnny Roberts of Navajo Dam, N.M.; one daughter: Jeanne Jordan of Dale, Tex.; two grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Charles Shore of Urbana and Grace Johnson of Faubush, Ky.; three brothers: Frank and James, both of Ft. Wayne, Ind. and Russell of Huntington, Ind.; Preceded by one son: Larry Roberts; and three sisters: Lulla Mae Tompkins, Julia Tompkins and Ella Mae Roberts.

ROBERTS, Otis; b: 14 Mar 1916, Kentucky; d: 7 Feb 1987, St. Louis, Mo. (Jefferson Barracks); M: Lucy King on 12 Nov 1955 in Winchester, II.; FA: James Roberts; MO: Betty Ross; Resident of 25 Harlan St., Meredosia, II.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; the following children: Otis Roberts Jr. of White City, Ore, James Roberts of Medford, Ore, Bob Roberts of Meredosia and Diane Roberts of Tom Ball, Tex.; two grandchildren; and one sister: Geneva Cowman of Reno, Nev.; Preceded by one brother.

ROBERTS, Paul W.; b: 2 Feb 1927, Wrights, IL.; d: 20 Jul 1979, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Winchester City Cemetery; M: Freda Wisdom on 18 Aug 1957 in Winchester, IL.; FA: Arthur Manuel Roberts; MO: Clara Mae Buck; Resident of 150 North Elm., Winchester, IL.; WWII Navy Vet.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Paul Kevin of Jacksonville and Robin Lyn, at home; two daughters: Beverly Sue and Judy Ann, both at home; a brother: Harvey of Roodhouse; and a sister: Lucille of Missouri.; Preceded by his parents; three brothers: Henry, George and Glenn; and a sister: Marie.

ROBERTS, Raymond; b: 30 Sep 1895. Franklin, IL.; d: 12 Feb 1988, Quincy, IL. (St. Mary's Hosp); Bu: Franklin Cemetery; M: Maxine o. Cooper on 25 Apr 1917 in Murrayvi11e, IL.; FA: James P. Roberts; MO: Cora Boyer; Wife preceded in death 15 Jun 1985.; Resident of Murrayvi11e, IL.; WWI Vet.; No survivors listed.; Preceded by one sister: Meda Lovell; and a half brother: Roy Covey.

ROBERTS, Ruby; b: 1 Aug 1908, Oak Grove, II.; d: 12 Jun 1977, White Hall, II.; Bu: White Hall Cemetery; FA: Stanley Roberts; MO: Nelly Owdom; Resident of White Hall, II.; She was the last of her immediate family.

ROBERTS, Ruth Delores (Scoggins); b: 27 Aug 1936, Carrollton, II.; d: 30 Mar 1988, White Hall, II. (Hosp); Bu: Hickory Grove Cemetery, Wrights, II.; M: Glenn Leroy Roberts Sr. on 25 Sep 1955 in Greenfield, II.; FA: Nathan Scoggins; MO: Grace McGee; Husband preceded in death 11 Feb 1974.; Resident of Roodhouse, II.; Survived by five sons: Glen L. Jr. of Roodhouse, James H. of Jerseyville, Alan W. of Palmyra, Rodney R. of Roodhouse and Brian E. of Roodhouse; one daughter: Marsha Lou Walden of Roodhouse; two sisters: Mary Lou Wyatt of Roodhouse and Lauralea Barnes of Rockbridge; and 11 grandchildren.; Preceded by one brother and two sisters.

ROBERTS, Sandra K.; (Hullinger); b: 7 Mar 1961, Beardstown, II.; d: 7 Oct 1989, Springfield, II. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Pleasant Plains Cemetery; M: Michael Roberts on 29 Aug 1980 in Tallula, II.; FA: Murle L. Hullinger; MO: Gwendola M. Surratt; Husband preceded in death 22 Apr 1989.; Resident of Tallula; formerly of Pleasant Plains, II; Survived by two sons: Phillip Michael and Paul Michael Roberts, at home; her parents of Tallula; a grandmother: Mrs. Ressie Surratt of Rushville; four sisters: Sharon Shoemaker of Chandlerville, Joyce Box of Springfield and Connie Grogan and Lana Kern of Tallula; one brother: Murle Hullinger Jr. of Tallula; and several nieces and nephews.

ROBERTS, William H.; b: 26 Mar 1904, Jacksonville, II.; d: 22 Nov 1977, Indianapolis, Ind.; Bu: Indianapolis, Ind.; M: Thelma ; FA: William D. Roberts; MO: Ella Carriel; Survived by his wife; a step-son: Charles Kinsiey of Belleview, Wash.; two sisters: Mrs. Mary Ellison of Vermont and Mrs. Ruth Storm of Westmont; and a brother: Howard T. of Bicknell, Ind. [Mr. Roberts was the great-grandson of Jonathan Baldwin Turner, the father of the land grant colleges and universities.]

ROBERTS, William P.; b: Illiopolis, II.; d: 7 Aug 1977, Springfield, II. (Dirksen House); Bu: Illiopolis, II.; M: Ruth Taylor Jeffers on 9 Aug 1968 in New Berlin, II.; FA: Harvey Charles Roberts; MO: Laura Belle Turner; Resident of Route 1, New Berlin, II.; was 75 yrs of age at time of death.; Survived by his wife; two sons: William P. Jr. of Wheeling, II. and George H. of Tucson, Ariz.; two stepchildren: Bruce Jeffers and Gail Childers of New Berlin; two brothers: Kent of Illiopolis and Richard of Warrensburg; two sisters: Mrs. Corwin (Rachel) Dunn of Kewanee and Mrs. Isabel Banck of New Orleans, La.; several nieces and nephews and five grandchildren.; Preceded by a brother: John.

ROBERTS, William P. Jr. Dr.; b: 22 Apr 1907, St. Joseph, La.; d: 9 Jan 1988, Pittsfield, II.; Bu: Baton Rouge, La.; M: Myra Gary on 12 Sep 1930 in New Orleans, La.; FA: William Roberts; MO: Effie Albritton; Wife preceded in death in 1981.; Resident of Pittsfield, II.; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. C. A. (Carolyn) Barber III of Pittsfield and Mrs. Lynn (Marcia) Campbell of Baton Rouge, La.; and four grandchildren.

ROBERTS, Willis F.; b: 31 May 1904, Scotland, McDonough Co., II.; d: 17 Oct 1978, Rushville, II. (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: Rushville Cemetery, Rushville, II.; M: Fern Butcher on 25 Jan 1924 in Macomb, II.; FA: Charles F. Roberts; MO: Zella Baker; Resident of Route 2, Rushville, II.; Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. Betty Toland of Industry, Mrs. Patricia Thompson of Normal and Mrs. Joan Terrell of Chatham; three sons: Bill of Huntsville, Bob and Steve, both of Rushville; 14 grand and ten great-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Elizabeth Thomas of Pekin; and one brother: Lyman of Fairview.

ROBERTSON, Cory Joseph; b: 9 Oct 1983, Hannibal, Mo.; d: 13 Jan 1984, Pittsfield, II. (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; FA: Robin Robertson; MO: Dena Ruyle; Survived by his parents; maternal grandparents: Mr. and Mrs. Gail Ruyle of Pittsfield; paternal grand-parents: Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Robertson of Hull.

ROBERTSON, Donald Alexander; b: 2 Apr 1901, Berlin, II.; d: 15 Aug 1977, Sonoma, Calif. (Hosp); Bu: Berlin Cemetery; M: Vada ; FA: Marcus Browning Robertson; MO: Louisa Scott; Resident of Portland, Oregon.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Gail Kindler of Sonoma, Calif.; and two brothers: William B. of Berlin and Tom of McAllen, Tex.; Preceded by a sister and two brothers.

ROBERTSON, Edwin Dale; b: 15 Jun 1931, Cincinnati, Pike Co., II.; d: 28 Oct 1993, near Barry, II.; Bu: Kinderhook Cemetery, Kinderhook, IL.; FA: Charles Edwin Robertson; MO: Goldie Elizabeth Embree; Resident of rural Barry, II.; Army Vet.; Survived by his parents; five sisters: Mrs. Harold (Mary Ann) Myers of Rockport, Mrs. Larry (Freda) Rudolph of Wood River, Mrs. Frank (Alice Jean) Crain of Edwardsville, Mrs. Artie (Kathryn) Harris of Iberia, Mo. and Mrs. Nickey (Sharon) Brown of Barry; three brothers: James of Kinderhook, Robert of Colorado Springs, Colo. and Richard of Barry; and numerous nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one brother: Michael (Oscar) Robertson; and one sister: Betty L. Robertson.

ROBERTSON, Frances H. (Hensel); b: 11 May 1902, Jamestown, N.D.; d: 15 May 1993, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Carrington Cemetery, Carrington, N.D.; M: Haney M. Robertson on 30 May 1925 in Jamestown, N.D.; FA: Charles W. Hensel; MO: Maude Courtney; Husband preceded in death 19 Jan 1991.; Resident of 1006 Edgehill Road, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by one daughter: Judith, the wife of Dr. Oscar Zink of Jacksonville; one son: James O. (wife, Janet) Robertson of Hampton, Conn.; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and one sister: Dorothy Homan of Bismark, N.D.; Preceded by one brother: Dr. W. Hensel.

ROBERTSON, Gailard; b: 2 Dec 1909, Industry, II.; d: 26 Jan 1989, Mesa, Ariz. (Valley Lutheran Hosp); Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery, Pittsfield, II.; M: Muriel Frazier on 29 Jan 1933 in Havana, II.; FA: Floyd Robertson; MO: Bernice Allison; Resident of Pittsfield, II.; Survived by his wife; three sons: Delbert L. of Pittsfield, Gailard F. "Bud" of Arenzville, Floyd G. of Gray, Tenn.; one daughter: Mrs. Carl (Evelyn) Bartlett of Ursa; nine grand and four great-grandchildren; two brothers: J. H. of Mendon and Dale of Quincy; and two sisters: Mrs. Tom (Nadine) Frazier and Mrs. Richard (Breta) Cook, both of Quincy.

ROBERTSON, Haney M.; b: 12 Sep 1901, Carrington, N.D.; d: 19 Jan 1991, Jacksonville, Il.(Passavant Hosp); M: Frances Hensel on 30 May 1925 in Jamestown, N.D.; FA: James Oliver Robertson; MO: Lillie Morgan; Resident of 1006 Edgehill Road, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Dr. Oscar C. (Judith) Zink of Jacksonville; one son: James Oliver Robertson of Hampton, Conn.; four grandchildren; and one sister: Ellen Pennock of Rodchester, Minn.

ROBERTSON, Harriet Corinne (Coleman); b: 1 Nov 1899, Springfield, IL.; d: 23 Apr 1995 Winfield, IL. (Central DuPage Hosp); Bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, IL.; M: Floyd Alexander Robertson on 12 Aug 1933; FA: Horace Coleman; MO: Jessica Arenz; Husband preceded in death 15 Oct 1973.; Resident of Waverly, IL.; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. David (Barbara) Zink of Wheaton; one brother: Frederick W. Coleman of Minneapolis, Minn.; one sister: Florence W. Coleman of Waverly; three grand and three great-grandchildren.

ROBERTSON, Ina B. (Osburn); b: 16 Jun 1897, Scott Co., IL.; d: 16 Ju1 1987, Alton, IL. (Memorial Hosp); Bu: Upper Alton Cemetery; M: Rev. William Robertson on 1 Jan 1923 in Alton, IL.; FA: Charlie Osburn; MO: Grace C. Walk; Husband preceded in death 3 Mar 1972.; Resident of Alton, IL.; Survived by two sister-in-laws and several nieces and nephews.

ROBERTSON, James M. "Joe"; b: 10 Dec 1957, Rushvi11e, IL.; d: 11 Feb 1994, Vermont, IL.; Bu: Ridgevi11e Cemetery, near Browning, IL.; FA: Marvin "Jim" Robertson; MO: Helen Elizabeth Hopkins; Resident of R.R. 4, Rushvi11e, IL.; Survived by his parents of rural Rushville; one brother: Steve Robertson of rural Rushville; and two sisters: Joyce Foutch of Marion and Lisa Robertson of Macomb.; Preceded by his grandparents; and one infant sister: Tabatha Jane.

ROBERTSON, Joseph O.; b: 4 Mar 1890, Cass Co., IL.; d: 27 Sep 1979, Beardstown, IL. (Hosp); Bu: Beard Cemetery, Sangamon Valley, IL. area; M: Lou Thievagt in Oct, 1914 in Cass Co., IL.; FA: Jacob Robertson; MO: Dora Lee; Resident of Beardstown, IL.; Survived by his wife; these children: Joseph Jr. of Mapleton, Robert and William of Beardstown and Mrs. Raymond (Helen) Woodrow of Green Valley, II.; eight grand and four great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two sisters and five brothers.

ROBERTSON, Kathryn (Brewer); b: 16 Apr 1923, Beardstown, IL; d: 17 Feb 1992, Beardstown, IL.; Bu: Browning Cemetery, Browning, IL.; M: J. C. Robertson on 23 Apr 1941; FA: Thomas Brewer; MO: Ze1pha Gray; Resident of 505 W. Main St., Beardstown, IL.; Survived by her husband; three sons: Reginald J. and Kenneth Allen, both of Beardstown and Daniel Gordon of Alliance, Neb.; three grandsons; one granddaughter; three great-granddaughters; and one brother: Pat Bremer of Beardstown.; Preceded by two brothers; and one sister.

ROBERTSON, Kenneth; b: 18 Sep 1897, Browning, IL.; d: 29 Jan 1981, Beardstown, IL. (Hosp); M: Leona Dreshner on 5 Mar 1927,in Virginia, IL.; FA: Fred Robertson; MO: Cora Haffner; Resident of R.R. 1, Browning, IL.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Lester Robertson of rural Browning and Lyle Robertson of Beardstown; two daughters: Mrs. Judy Smart and Joyce Robertson, both of Browning; five grand and two great grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Gladys Glover of Perryville, Ind. and Mrs. Marie Hodgin of San Luis Obispo, Calif.; Preceded in death by two brothers and a sister.

ROBERTSON, Lou (Theivagt); b: 18 May 1890, Chand1ervi11e, II.; d: 29 Nov 1982, Beardstown, II. (Hosp); Bu: Beard Cemetery, Sangamon Valley; M: Joseph O. Robertson on 28 Oct 1915 in Cass Co., II.; FA: William Theivagt; MO: Belle Haywood; Husband preceded in death in 1979.; Survivors include one daughter: Mrs. Raymond (Helen) Woodrow of Green Valley; three sons: Joe Jr. of Mapleton and Robert and Wil1iam, both oŁ Beardstown; nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Carolyn Boeker of Bay City, Texas.; Preceded in death by one brother and two sisters.

ROBERTSON, Neal F.; d: 22 Aug 1983, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; Bu: Margate, Florida; M: Genevieve ; Was 63 years of age when death occurred.; Survivors include his wife; sons: William Robertson of Englewood, Colo. and Lawrence of Miami, Fla,; and four grandchildren.

ROBERTSON, Michael F. "Oscar"; b: 25 Sep 1953, Hannibal, Mo.; d: 4 May 1991, rural Barry, IL.; Bu: Kinderhook Cemetery, Kinderhook, IL.; FA: Charles Edwin Robertson; MO: Goldie Elizabeth Embree; Resident of rural Barry, IL.; Survived by his parents of rural Barry; five sisters: Mary Ann Myers of Rockport, Freda Rudolph of Wood River, Alice Jean Crain of Bunker Hill, Kay Harris of Iberia, Mo. and Sharon Brown of Barry; and four brothers: Dale and Richard Robertson, both of Barry, James Robertson of Kinderhook-Barry and Robert Robertson of Colorado Springs, Colo.; Preceded by a sister.

ROBERTSON, Pearl Rose; b: 15 Jan 1892, Iowa; d: Jul 1976, Beardstown, II. (Hosp); Bu: Oakwood Cemetery, Dixon, II.; FA: Harry L. Robertson MO:; Ingaletta Roane; Long-time resident of Omaha, Nebraska.; Survived by two sisters: Mrs. Edith M. Stanford of Meredosia and Maude Unmack of Waterloo, Iowa; Ingaletta Gehant, of Dixon; a niece: Mrs. Donald (Rose) Grisham of Meredosia; and also other nieces and nephews.; Preceded by three brothers and two sisters.

ROBERTSON, Richard H.; b: 8 Sep 1924, Rushville, II.; d: 22 Jun 1982, Peoria, II. (Methodist Hosp); Bu: Glendale Memorial Gardens, Pekin, II.; M: Helen L. Johnston on 18 Feb 1945 in Beardstown, II; FA: Ansel Robertson; MO: Hazel Kennedy; Resident of Pekin, II.; formerly of Rushville, II.; Survived by his mother of Quincy; his wife; two sons: Dr. Richard Robertson of Allentown, Pa. and Daniel Robertson of Chicago.

ROBERTSON, Thomas B.; b: 4 Aug 1895, Berlin, II.; d: 31 Aug 1983, Springfield, II. (Lewis Mem Nursing Home); Bu: Mason City Cemetery; M: Beatrice Lussenhop on 30 Sep 1938 in Springfield, II.; FA: Marcus Browning Robertson; MO: Louisa Scott; A resident of McAllen, Texas; formerly of Springfield.; Wife preceded in death 3 Jul 1983.; WWI Vet.; Survived by one brother: William B. of New Berlin; several nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by four brothers and one sister.

ROBERTSON, Vivian (Spurgeon); b: 22 Apr 1953, Kirksville, Mo.; d: 28 Jun 1991, near Kinderhook, II.; Bu: Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, II.; FA: Joe N. Spurgeon; MO: Murlie Helmiek; Resident of Barry, II.; Survived by her father of Barry; two daughters: Angela and Crystal Robertson, at home; three brothers: Marvin Ruschill of New Canton, Joe H. Spurgeon of Pittsfield and Bob Spurgeon of Griggsville; and a sister: Delores Weber of Bowling Green, Mo.; Preceded by her mother.

ROBERTSON, Wayne J.; b: 13 Dec 1916, Browning, II.; d: 14 Feb 1995, Lansing, Mich.; Bu: Browning Cemetery, Browning, II.; M: Elsie Brasher; FA: Fred Robertson; MO: Ethel McFetridge; Resident of Lansing, Mich.; formerly of Browning, II.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; one stepdaughter: Mrs. Jerry (Doreen) Wethy and one stepson: Ray Hoose, both of Dimonda1e, Mich.; seven stepgrand and 10 great=stepgrandchi1dren; four brothers: Keith of Gardner, Maine, Guy and Clarence, both of Browning, and J. C. of Beardstown; one sister: Maude Leighton of Canton.; Preceded by four brothers: Willard, Glen, Hiram and Are1ee; and one sister: C1ydede11 Young.

ROBERTSON, William; b: 6 Oct 1920, rural Beardstown, I1); d: 3 Ju1 1989, Springfield, II. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Beard Cemetery, near Beardstown, II.; M: Jeanne Brown on 7 Ju1 1945 in Beardstown, II.; FA: Joseph O. Robertson; MO: Lou Thievagt; Resident of Beardstown, II.; Survived by his wife of Beardstown; two sons: Bill and David, both of Beardstown; two daughters: Nancy Schnake of Beardstown and Tina Moorehead of Springfield; one sister: Mrs. Raymond (Helen) Woodrow of Green Valley two brothers: Robert of Beardstown and Joe Jr. of Map1eton; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and one aunt: Dora Lee Carson of Beardstown.; Preceded by his parents.

ROBESON, Mary H. (Tutt); b: 11 Mar 1899, Rushvi11e, IL.; d: 8 Feb 1984, Rushvi11e, IL. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Rushvi11e City Cemetery; M: Miles Robeson in Rushvi11e, IL.; FA: Columbus Tutt; MO: Anna Simpson; Husband preceded in death 29 Nov 1969.; Survived by a brother: James H. Tutt of Canton.; Preceded in death by a daughter, Margaret Ann and a brother.

ROBESON, William R.; b: 31 Dec 1913, Rushvi11e, IL.; d: 27 Sep 1981, Rushvi11e, IL. (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: Rushvi11e Cemetery; M: Leona M. Icenogle on 19 Nov 1934 in Rushvi11e, IL.; FA: Elza Robeson; MO: Lena Sandridge; Surviving are his wife; two sons, Robert E. of Beardstown and William J. of Rushville; a daughter, Mrs. Teresa Orr of Virginia; seven grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs. Thelma Robert, Mrs. John (Sarah) Root and Mrs. Robert (Harriet) Billingsley, all of Rushville.

ROBINETT, Mary Catherine (Maylor); b: 28 Dec 1890, Woodville, II.; d: 11 Mar 1984, White Hall, II. (Hosp); Bu: St. John's Cemetery, Carrollton, II.; M: Walker D. Robinett in 1919 in Rock Island, II.; FA: Pierre Mayor; MO: Angela ; Husband preceded in death 3 Aug 1968.; Survived by two sons: John D. Robinett, Rochester and Jules S. Robinett, Decatur; three grand and four great-grandchildren.; Preceded in death by one sister and two brothers.

ROBINSON, A. D. "Buck"; b: 27 Jan 1930, Martinsburg, II.; d: 3 Dec 1983, Independence, Mo.; Bu: Burbridge Cemetery, south of Pittsfield, II.; FA: Walter L. Robinson; MO: Mable L. Lewis; Resident of Napoleon, Mo.; formerly of Pike Co., II.; Vet.; Surviving are two daughters: Mrs. Rhonda Litchfield of Independence and Mrs. Debra Ault of Buckner, Mo.; eight grandchildren and a great-granddaughter.; A brother, a sister and infant twin sons preceded in death.

ROBINSON, Benjamin M. "Roby"; d: 5 Feb 1977, Washington, II.; Bu: Tennessee; M: Joan Frey Graham; Resident of Washington, II.; Survived by his wife; several children by a former marriage and five stepchildren: Lynda K. Graham of Peoria, Ralph Graham of Texas, Harold, Bobby and Kurtis Graham, all of Washington; his mother of Tennessee; and a brother, Edward of Tennessee.

ROBINSON, Bernice (Dodsworth); b: 15 Sep 1897, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 15 May 1990, Decatur, IL. (St. Mary's Hosp); Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: George W. Robinson on 7 Feb 1921; FA: Richard Dodsworth; MO: Alice Hunter; Husband preceded in death 5 Feb 1967.; Resident of 301 W. Beecher, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Jerry (Fran) Campbell of Decatur; one sister: Dorothy Seitz of Mount Zion; and one grandchild.; Preceded by seven brothers and sisters.

ROBINSON, Bobby P.; b: Shelbyville, Tenn.; d: Mar 1991, Shelbyvil1e, Tenn.; Bu: Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, She1byvi11e, Tenn.; M: Mayo1a Powell; A resident of She1byvi1le, Tenn.; was 60 years of age at death.; Vet.; Survived by his wife of Shelbyville, Tenn.; a son: Phillip Robinson of Nashville, Tenn.; two grandsons; and one brother: Hoyte Robinson of Nashville, Tenn. and also a nephew: Mark Stice of Ashland.

ROBINSON, Carl E.; b: 21 Dec 1915, near Manchester, IL.; d: 17 Ju1 1994, Phoenix, Ariz.; Bu: Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery, Phoenix, Ariz.; M: Evelyn ; FA: Charles Robinson; MO: Lena ; Resident of Phoenix, Ariz.; formerly of Jacksonville.; Survived by his wife; two stepdaughters; a sister and a brother: Mary Edna Albers and Leo Robinson, both of Winchester; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by a brother: Fredric.

ROBINSON, Carroll Oakley; b: 6 Aug 1916, Grayville, IL.; d: 5 Aug 1976, Ashland, IL.; Bu: Ashland Cemetery; M: Mildred E. Quinley on 17 Mar 1940 in Ashland, IL.; FA: Carroll R. Robinson; MO: Irene P. Stice; Resident of Ashland, IL.; Survived by his wife and mother of Ashland; two daughters: Mrs. Carole Ann Hinds of Springfield and Mrs. Cheryl Sue Bullerman of Chatham; one grandchild; and a brother: John N. Robinson of Virginia.

ROBINSON, Cecil Robert; b: 12 Dee 1906, Pike Co., IL.; d: 8 Nov 1977, Pittsfield, IL. (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: Evelyn Akins; FA: Charles Robinson; MO: Connie Mabel Cox; Resident of Pittsfield, IL.; WWII Navy Vet.; Survived by his wife; and one sister: Lenora Dell of Pittsfield.

ROBINSON, Charles W.; b: Jacksonville, II.; d: 2 Apr 1995, Springfield, II. (Heritage Manor); Bu: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, II.; FA: Charles P. Robinson; MO: Ethel Cordery; Resident of Springfield; was 81 yrs of age at death.; WWII Navy Vet.; Survived by one daughter: Connie Bear of Homer; two grandchildren; and one sister: Hermine Jung of Gulfport, Fla.

ROBINSON, Clarence; b: 25 Jan 1914; d: 8 May 1976, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; M: 1) Beulah Tucker 2) Dola Robinson; FA: Jettie Robinson; MO: Mattie Love; 1st wife preceded in death.; Resident of 831 Hackett, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Ruth Ann McPike of Madison, Wisconsin; a step-son: Charles McPike of Westland, Mich.; a brother: Henry Woodson of Springfield; two sisters: Ann Hammers of Jacksonville and Madeline Cansler of Springfield; and six grandchildren.

ROBINSON, Clarence Robert "Bob"; b: 6 Nov 1925, Fulton Co., II.; d: 11 Apr 1982, Beardstown, II.; Bu: Fairview Cemetery; M: Jessie Bruner; FA: Ward Robinson; MO: Bertha Akers; A former resident of Bluffs, II.; Surviving are his wife; two step-sons: William Newman and Doyle Newman, both of Arenzville; six stepgrandchildren; two brothers: Gene Robinson of Macomb and John Robinson of Bushnell.; Preceded in death by a step-daughter and two brothers.

ROBINSON, Cora (Elliott); b: 13 Jun 1900, Pike Co., Missouri; d: 22 Oct 1987, Pittsfield, II. (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: Guy "Ike" Robinson on Feb, 1920 in Pittsfield, II.; FA: John Elliott; MO: Emily Hoskins; Husband preceded in death in Jan, 1954.; Resident of Pittsfield, II.; Survived by a daughter: Kathleene Orrill of Pittsfield; a daughter-in-law: Hollie Crowder of Pittsfield; two stepsons: Bill Robinson of Bowling Green, Mo. and Sid Robinson of Allen Park, Mich.; nine grandchildren; four step grandchi1dren; 16 great-grandchildren; 22 great step grandchi1dren; 22 great-great-step grandchi1dren; a sister: Mabel Labby of Betha1to; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by a son; two stepsons; a great-greatstepgrandchi1d; two brothers; and four sisters.

ROBINSON, Corrine (Rodgers); b: 25 Sep 1897. Waverly, IL.; d: 23 Jun 1985, Jacksonville, IL. (Modern Care Nursing Home); Bu: Waverly Cemetery [Cremated]; M: Dr. Sol K. Robinson of Chicago in 1929; FA: John C. Rodgers; MO: Leoma Dennis; Husband preceded in death.; A resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Michigan City, Indiana.; Survived by a sister: Lola Beerup of Jacksonville.

ROBINSON, Courtney I. (Carter); b: 9 Jan 1898, Carrollton, II.; d: 20 Jan 1992,~ Alton, II. (Memorial Hosp); Bu: Carrollton City Cemetery; M: Carter Robinson on 24 Apr 1924 in Carrollton, IL.; FA: George A. Carter; MO: Mary I. Gano; Husband preceded in death 23 Ju1 1974.; Resident of Carrollton, II.; Survived by one daughter: Mary Gimmy of Carrollton; two sons: Carter R. and Keith W. Robinson, both of Carrollton; two grand and three great-grandchildren; and one sister: Jessie Kaiser of Carrollton.; Preceded by one son: George L. Robinson; three brothers: George, Leslie and Frank Carter; and two sisters: Lettie Carter and May Bowman.

ROBINSON, Edgar E.; b: 30 Jun 1894, Morgan Co., IL.; d: 9 Apr 1988, rural Ashland, IL. Bu: Berea Cemetery; M: 1) Minnie Foster Swain in 1926 2) Ruth Jackson Jones on 9 Nov 1953; FA: Joel Robinson; MO: Mae Boston; 1st wife preceded in death 4 Apr 1949.; Resident of rural Ashland.; WWI Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; a son: Edgar E. Jr. of rural Alexander; two step-sons: Kenneth Swain of Alexander and Sam Jones of Manchester; two stepdaughters: Mrs. Emma Grady of Alexander and Mrs. Hazel Cuoco of Moline; two grand children; a great-grandson; and several step grand and step-great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a son: Clyde Eugene Robinson; a stepson: John W. Swain; a brother: Leslie; and two sisters: Frances and Bessie.

ROBINSON, Edna I. (Black); b: 28 May 1905, Cameron, IL.; d: 6 Feb 1993, Beardstown, IL.; Bu: City Cemetery, Rushvi11e, IL.; M: Warren Robinson on 10 May 1954; FA: Frank B. Black; MO: Nellie Lung; Husband preceded in death in 1958.; Resident of 500 W. Third St., Beardstown, IL.; Survived by two great-nephews: Michael R. Frank of Beardstown and Stan Frank of Virginia; and one great-niece: Donna Cummins of Virginia.; Preceded by one sister.

ROBINSON, Edward L.; b: 10 Dec 1934, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 12 Jan 1996, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Carl E. Robinson; MO: Ruth Ann Leach; Survived by several cousins.; Preceded by a brother: John L. Robinson, who died in WWII.

ROBINSON, Elizabeth M. (Foster); b: 5 May 1886, Morgan Co., IL.; d: 6 Jul 1977, rural Ashland, IL.; Bu: Berea Cemetery; M: Howard L. Robinson in 1909; FA: George William Foster; MO: Emma Robinson; Husband preceded in death in 1968.; Resident of R.R. 1, Ashland, IL.; Survived by a daughter: Frances, at home; a brother: Harry Foster of Alexander; and a sister: Emma White of Springfield.; Preceded by a brother: Frank Foster; and a sister: Minnie Swain Robinson.

ROBINSON, Emma Oneta (Winter); b: 16 Aug 1896, Aurora, Neb.; d: 25 Sep 1988, Jacksonville, II. (Barton Stone Home); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Charles C. Robinson on 12 Feb 1918 in Aurora, Neb.; FA: James Winter; MO: Mary Lewis; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of the Barton W. Stone Christian Home, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by five daughters: Mrs. Roy (Irene) Smith, Mrs. Dean (Charlene) Strubbe and Mrs. Donald (Ella Louise) Lowe, all of Jacksonville, Mrs. James A. (Evelyn) Clayton of Alexander and Mrs. George (Mary Ann) Williams of East Alton; 11 grand and 24 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a son: James Roland Robinson; a grandson; two brothers; and a sister.

ROBINSON, Enola M. (Kuhnline); b: 5 Dec 1908, Greene Co., II.; d: 14 Mar 1995, Carrollton, II. (Reisch Mem Nursing Home); Bu: White Hall Cemetery, White Hall, II.; M: Jack Robinson; FA: George A. Kuhnline; MO: Eula Mae Bradley; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of Berdan, II.; Survived by a brother: Charles Kuhn1ine of Springfield; a sister: Julia Kidd of Springfield; and several nephews and nieces.; Preceded by five brothers: Fred, Lester, Ralph, Roy and Harold Lee Kuhn1ine.

ROBINSON, Ersa Marie (Neese); b: 17 Apr 1907, Willis, Texas; d: 13 Nov 1986, Jacksonville, IL. (Meline Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, IL.; M: Russell L. Robinson on 9 Aug 1925 in Pleasant Hill, IL.; FA: Harold Melvin Neese; MO: Alice Alma White; Husband preceded in death 29 Aug 1978.; Resident of Pleasant Hill, IL.; Survived by two sons: Wayne Robinson of Dumas, Tex. and Ralph Robinson of Pleasant Hill; a daughter: Sandra Smith of Milton; 11 grand and 14 great-grand children.; Preceded by an infant daughter, two grandchildren and two brothers.

ROBINSON, Eunice E. (Dakan); b: 4 May 1902, near Detroit, IL.; d: 12 Dec 1989, Carthage, IL. (Mem Hosp); Bu: Blue River Cemetery, near Detroit, IL.; M: Boyd H. Robinson on 12 Feb 1919; FA: Henry J. Dakan; MO: Mary Ann Shaffer; Husband preceded in death 6 Aug 1967.; Resident of Plymouth, IL.; formerly of Detroit, IL.; Survived by one son: Bob Robinson of Plymouth; one sister: Hazel Peterson of McKinleyville, Calif.; six grand and 12 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a son: Harold; six sisters; and two brothers.

ROBINSON, Evelyn A. (Akin); b: 29 Feb 1912, Perry, II.; d: 16 May 1995, Pittsfield, II.; Bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, II.; M: Cecil Robinson on 18 Nov 1934 in Barry, II.; FA: Russell Akin; MO: Mary Belford; Husband preceded in death in 1977.; Resident of Pittsfield, II.; Survived by a sister: Mrs. Elmo (Beulah) Staggs; two nieces: Mrs. Gene (Evelyn) Martin and Mrs. Don (Betty) Hayden, both of Pittsfield; a nephew: Donald Bell of Tower Hill; and many great-nieces, great nephews; and cousins.

ROBINSON, Floyd H.; b: 8 May 1906, south of Prentice, II.; d: 26 Apr 1990; Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Nellie Stewart on 24 Nov 1938 in Jacksonville, II.; FA: Harrison Robinson; MO: Alice Foster; Resident of 1517 W. Edwards, Springfield, II.; Survived by his wife; a son: James E. Robinson of West Hartford; following brothers & sisters: Marshall Robinson and Mrs. Lloyd (Elizabeth) Flinn of Jacksonville, Ralph Robinson and Mrs. Richard (Nelle) Thornley of Ashland, George Robinson of Nashville, Tenn.; and a number of nieces and nephews.; Preceded by a brother: Carroll; and two sisters: Eleanor Sullivan and Lucy Kellogg.

ROBINSON, Frances J. (Sellars); b: 19 Sep 1911, Greene Co., IL.; d: 31 Mar 1986, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Winchester City Cemetery; M: Frederic Robinson on 16 Apr 1930 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Thomas Sellars; MO: Fannie Jones; Resident of Winchester, IL.; survived by her husband; the following children: Colleen E. Knapp of Jacksonville, Reta G. Watkins of Raleigh, N.C., Gehrig M. of Louisville, Ky., Larry E. and Ronald F., both of Winchester; 12 grand and two great-grandchildren; two brothers: Ralph Sellars of Winchester and Thomas Sellars of Decatur; and a sister: Mildred Mason of Murrayville.; Preceded by a great-grandchild, a sister and three brothers.

ROBINSON, Frank A. "Brick"; b: 21 Dec 1895, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 22 Feb 1982, Jacksonville, Il. (Convalescent Centr); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Louise E. Wetzel on 24 May 1919 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Asa M. Robinson; MO: Lillie C. Krebs; Resident of 1794 Mound Road, Jacksonville, IL.; Vet.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Donald K. Robinson of Jacksonville and Robert A. Robinson of Olney; three daughters: Mrs. Frances L. Stephens of North Hollywood, Calif.; Mrs. Robert (Mary Beth) Strawn of Santa Fe, New Mexico; and Mrs. Russell (Helen) Kohr of Lake Forest; 10 grand and three great-grandchildren; four sisters: Mrs. Esther Sayre of Jacksonville; Mrs. Ruth Schultz of Springfield; Miss Louise Robinson and Mrs. John (Doris) May, both of Jacksonville.

ROBINSON, Glen W.; b: 23 Oct 1902, Schuyler Co., II.; d: 28 May 1983, Beardstown, II. (Myers Nursing Home); Bu: Messerer Cemetery, Frederick, II.; M: Allene Dunn on 5 Dec 1944 in Schuyler Co., II.; FA: Leonard Robinson; MO: Emma Van Fossen; Wife preceded in death 23 Sep 1977.; Survivors include several nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by three brothers.

ROBINSON, Grover Fe1s "Honky"; b: 4 Mar 1912, Florence, II.; d: 26 Feb 1995, Pittsfield, II. (I11ini Hosp); Bu: Blue River Cemetery, Detroit, II.; M: Leta Catherine Stice on 10 Feb 1934 in Pittsfield, II.; FA: John Robinson; MO: Sarah Davis; Resident of Florence, II.; Wife preceded in deatt in July, 1994.; Survived by three daughters: Martha Jean Gobel of Florence, Mrs. Richard (Beverly) Kinder of Joliet and Mrs. Dale (Patricia) Sturgeon of Waterloo, Iowa; a son: Jimmie C. Robinson of Jacksonville; 13 grand and 12 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two sisters: Juanita Wade and Fern Fletcher; and two brothers: Henry and George Robinson.

ROBINSON, Hanna (Brooks); b: Pike Co., II.; d: 29 Dec 1977, Orange, Calif.; Bu: South (Oakwood) Cemetery, Pittsfield, II.; M: Earl Robinson; FA: Joseph Brooks; MO: Rose Heck; Survived by her husband; a sister: Mrs. Frances Brockhouse; three nephews; and a niece.; Preceded by a brother: Joe Brooks.

ROBINSON, Harold b: 12 Jul 1915, Belleville, II.; d: 16 Jan 1976, Carrollton, II. (Boyd Hosp); Bu: Carrollton City Cemetery; M: Viola Janin on 4 Dec 1936 in Waterloo, II.; FA: Harry Robinson; MO: Loretta Cange; Resident of Carrollton, II.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Tom (Loretta) Vineyard of Carrollton and Mrs. Frank (Laura) Hardwick of Lincoln; two sons: Leroy and Charles, both of Carrollton; seven grandchildren; four sisters: Mrs. Juanita Whalen of Dupo, Mrs. Ernest Roff of Roodhouse, Mrs. Shirleen Mogg of Roodhouse and Mrs. Cleo Dixon of Caseyville; and two brothers: Leroy of Roodhouse and Ronald of East St. Louis.

ROBINSON, Helen (Dickinson); b: 6 Apr 1915, Carrollton, II.; d: 23 Nov 1983. Carrollton, II. (Boyd Memorial Hosp); Bu: Carroll ton City Cemetery; M: Jesse Robinson on 1 Feb 1933 in Carrollton, II.; FA: Charles Dickinson; MO: Vallie Crawford; Husband preceded in death 3 Apr 1980.; Surviving are four sisters: Dorothy Brannan, Hazel Wagener and Delores Edwards of Carrollton and Mary Walters of Terre Haute, Ind.; and two brothers: Robert Dickinson of Troy and Walter Dickinson of Bethalto.

ROBINSON, Henrietta (Campbell); b: 13 Ju1 1916, Schuyler Co., IL.; d: 30 Apr 1996, Houston, Tex. (Memorial S.E. Hosp); Bu: City Cemetery, Rushvi11e, IL.; M: Marcus Robinson on 17 Feb 1932 in Littleton, IL.; FA: Otis Campbell; MO: Florence McNeely; Husband preceded in death 17 Mar 1978.; Resident of Houston, Tex.; formerly of Littleton, IL.; Survived by two sons: Norman of Houston, Tex. and Sterling of Lake Charles, La.; two daughters: Phoebe Jackson of Macomb and Doris Distefano of Pearland, Tex.; 12 grand and 20 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchi1d; six sisters: Hallie Orton of Memphis, Mo., Mildred Crenshaw of Everton, Mo., Maxine Peacock of Rushville, Ruth Beebe of Lewistown, Evelyn O'Malley of Cumberland, Iowa and Luvenia McAlly of Rushville; and numerous nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one son: Edwin; one brother: Robert Campbell; and one sister: Betty Bennet.

ROBINSON, Inez D. (Davis); b: 5 Feb 1890, Marion, IL.; d: 13 Feb 1985, Jacksonville, IL. (Barton Stone Home); Bu: [Remains donated to medical science]; M: Leon L. Robinson; FA: Daniel Davis; MO: Mary A. Goodal; Husband preceded in death.; A former Chicago, IL. resident.; Survived by several nieces and cousins.

ROBINSON, Irene P. (Stice); b: 23 May 1895, Morgan Co., IL.; d: 8 Feb 1978, Virginia, IL. (Walker Nursing Home); Bu: Yatesville Cemetery; M: Carroll R. Robinson on 22 Mar 1916 in Chicago, IL.; FA: John M. Stice; MO: Lula Brown; Husband preceded in death.; Survived by a son: John H. of Virginia; a sister: Mrs. Leona Meyer of Ashland; two grand and three great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a son, five brothers and two sisters.

ROBINSON, James Everett; b: 24 May 1917; d: 11 May 1995, Pittsfield, IL. (Illini Hosp); Bu: Green Pond Cemetery, Pearl, IL.; M: June I. Wooldridge on 19 Apr 1947 in Pittsfield, IL.; FA: James A. Robinson; MO: Pearl Bell Kessinger; Resident of Pearl, IL.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; two sons: James W. of Springfield, Mo. and Jerry Lee of Milton; three daughters: Norma Jean McCarn of California, Cheryl Benz and Regina L. Wright, both of Milton; 13 grand and nine great-grandchildren.; Preceded by his parents; one great-grandson; five brothers; and one sister.

ROBINSON, John Frederic; b: 26 Nov 1911, Scott Co., IL.; d: 24 May 1991, Winchester, IL.; M: Frances J. Sellars on 16 Apr 1930 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Charles Andrew Robinson; MO: Lena McLaughlin; Wife preceded in death 31 Mar 1986.; Resident of Winchester, II.; Survived by two daughters: Coleen E. Knapp of Jacksonville and Mrs. Phillip (Reta) Watkins of Ra1eigh, N.C.; three sons: Gehrig M. Robinson of Louisville, Ky., Larry E. Robinson and Ronald F. Robinson, both of Winchester; 12 grand and five great-grand children; one sister: Mrs. Henry (Mary Edna) Albers of Winchester; and two brothers: Leo V. Robinson of Winchester and Carl Robinson of Phoenix, Ariz.; Preceded by one great-grandchild.

ROBINSON, Joyce Rosaline (Shutt); b: 7 Jan 1937, Springfield, II.; d: 26 Nov 1992, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Woodwreath Cemetery, Island Grove, II.; FA: John H. Shutt; MO: Violet Opal Speck; Resident of 401 Labor Dr., Jacksonville, II.; Survived by two sons: Mike Nutgrass of Jacksonville and Mark Nutgrass of Divernon; three granddaughters; one sister: JoAnn S. Jones of Gastonia, N. C.; and three brothers: Bill D. Shutt of Ft. Wayne, Ind., John A. Shutt of Crystal Lake and Dan W. Shutt of Jacksonville.

ROBINSON, Keith W.; b: 11 Oct 1934, Carroll ton , II.; d: 7 Apr 1994, Carrollton, II.; Bu: City Cemetery, Carrollton, II.; M: Barb Gilleland in 1968 in Carlinville, II.; FA: Carter Robinson; MO: Courtney Carter; Resident of Carrollton, II.; Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; one stepdaughter: Vickie Reese of Carrollton; one stepson: Reginald Reese of Kansas; one stepgranddaughter; one sister: Mary Gimmy of Carrollton; and one brother: Carter R. Robinson of Carrollton.; Preceded by his parents and one brother: George L. Robinson.

ROBINSON, Kelly Russell; b: 27 Jun 1973, Jacksonville, II.; d: 2 Oct 1995, rural Walshville, II.; Bu: Union Cemetery, Panama, IL.; M: Tracy Hancock on 6 May 1995 in Panama, II.; FA: Russell Robinson; MO: Bonnie Coats; Resident of rural Walshville, II.; Survived by his wife; his father of Jacksonville; his mother of Hillsboro; and a brother: Nathan Robinson of Hillsboro.

ROBINSON, Lela; (Ratliff); b: 10 Aug 1910, Literberry, IL.; d: 3 Mar 1979, Yuma, Arizona; Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL.; FA: George Ratliff; MO: Anna Beavers; A former resident of Palmyra, IL.; Survived by a son: Robert Collins of Yuma; five grand and 11 great-grandchildren.

ROBINSON, Leslie A.; b: 17 Jan 1890, Prentice, IL.; d: 14 Dec 1978, Ashland, IL.; Bu: Ashland Cemetery; M: Myrtle Smedley; FA: Joel Robinson; MO: May Boston; Wife preceded in death in July, 1938.; Resident of Ashland, IL.; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Frances Barnett of Virginia, Mrs. Stella May Hillis of Ashland, Mrs. Anna Pearl Smith of Springfield; one son: Thomas Leroy of Springfield; and a brother: Edgar Robinson of Ashland; eight grand and numerous greatgrandchildren.; Preceded by two sisters.

ROBINSON, Leta Catherine (Stice); b: 11 Aug 1912, Scott Co., II.; d: 20 Jul 1994, Pittsfield, II. (Illini Hosp); Bu: Blue River Cemetery; M: Grover Robinson on 10 Feb 1934 in Pittsfield, II.; FA: Arthur Lee Stice; MO: Katie Hoots; Resident of Florence, II.; Survived by her husband; three daughters: Martha Jean Gobel of Florence, Mrs. Richard (Beverly) Kinder of Joliet and Mrs. Dale (Patricia) Sturgeon of Waterloo, Iowa; one son: Jimmie C. Robinson of Jacksonville; 13 grand and 12 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Edna Peterson of Roodhouse and Mrs. William (Lecie) Campbell of Winchester; and one brother: Tom Stice of Alton.; Preceded by two daughters: Barbara Robinson and Shirley Springer; and two brothers: Floyd and Cordell Stice.

ROBINSON, Lola B. (Jackson); b: 30 May 1922, Bloomington Springs, Tenn.; d: 18 Sep 1995, Cookeville, Tenn. (General Hosp); Bu: Cedar Ridge Cemetery, Honey Bend, II.; M: Clifton H. Dyer; FA: Jube C. Jackson; MO: Daisy Huddleston; Resident of Litchfield, II.; Survived by 10 children: Nellie V. Crabtree of Bloomington Spring, Tenn, JoAnn Hollers and Louia Cowgill, both of Litchfield, Wanda Dyer of Warsaw, Mo., Carlo Ritchie of Jacksonville, Melvin Dyer of Humboldt, Russell Dyer of Hillsboro, Clifford Dyer of Ina, Stanley Dyer of Mt. Victory, Ohio and Roger Dyer of Arcola; 32 grand and several great-grandchildren; and one sister: Anna V. Ragland of Honey Bend.; Preceded by one child: Terry Ray Dyer; one grandchild and two great-grandchildren.

ROBINSON, Louise E. (Wetzel); b: 22 Mar 1894, San Jose, II.; d: 24 Apr 1994, Jacksonville, II. (Barton Stone Nursing Home); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, II.; M: Frank A. Robinson; FA: George Wetzel; MO: Lucy Light; Husband preceded in death 22 Feb 1982.; Resident of 1794 Mound Road, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by five children: sons, Donald K. (wife, Betty) Robinson of Jacksonville and Robert A. (wife, Iva May) Robinson of Winter Haven, Fla., daughters, Frances Robinson Stephens of Laguna Hills, Calif., Mrs. Robert (Mary Beth) Strawn of Santa Fe., N.M. and Mrs. Russell (Helen) Kohr of Lake Forest; nine grand and 10 great-grandchildren; and one brother: Theodore Wetzel of Gurnee.; Preceded by three grandchildren; four sisters; and one brother.

ROBINSON, Louise E.; b: 17 Aug 1902, Jacksonville, II.; d: 22 Sep 1992, Jacksonville, II. (Barton Stone Nursing Home); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, II.; FA: Asa M. Robinson; MO: Lillie Krebs; Survived by two sisters: Doris A. May of Jacksonville and Ruth W. Schulz of Springfield.; Preceded by one brother: Frank A. Robinson and one sister: Esther U. Sayre.

ROBINSON, Louise F. (Weder) b: 17 Aug 1914, Morgan Co., IL.; d: 14 Mar 1983, Jacksonville, IL. (Meline Nursing Center); Bu: Winchester City Cemetery; M: Leo Robinson on 6 Apr 1938 in Brentwood, Mo.; FA: Albert Weder; MO: Ruby Perkins; Lived in Winchester, IL.; Survivors include her mother of rural Winchester, husband, three children, Mrs. Robert (Wanda) Peck of Madison, Wis., Bill of Winchester, and Mrs. Don (Beverly) Nelson of Jacksonville, four grandchildren, four brothers, Herman, Roy, William and Albert Weder, all of Winchester, six sisters, Mrs. Robert (Edna) Lawless of Jacksonvi11e, Mrs. Milton (Anna Marie) Newberry of St. Louis, Mrs. Edward (Helen) Ruenzi of Horse Shoe Bend, Ark., Mrs. Leslie (Ina Mae) Stice and Mrs. Lyman (Lois) Stice, both of rural Winchester, and Mrs. David (Donna) Means of Springfield.; One sister preceded her in death.

ROBINSON, Lucy Brooks (Smith); b: 14 Oct 1913, Carro11ton, IL.; d: 18 Aug 1996, Carro11ton, IL.; Bu: Carter Cemetery, near Carro11ton, IL.; M: 1) Leroy Brooks 2) Burns "Dick" Robinson on 21 Apr 1989; FA: Hal Smith; MO: Grace Carter; Both husbands preceded in death; 2nd on 1 May 1993.; Resident of Carro11ton, IL.; Survived by one son: Don Reese of Cripple Creek, Colo.; two stepsons: Jim and Jerry Robinson, both of Carrollton; two stepdaughters: Sue Weinman of Carrollton and Pat Warmbeier of Champaign; four grand and two stepgrandchildren; and five great grandchildren.; Preceded by two brothers: Paul and Glenn Smith; and two sisters: Susie Wade and Mary O'Brian.

ROBINSON, Lura I. (Settles); b: 18 Dec 1897, Schuyler Co., IL.; d: 26 Aug 1979, Beardstown, IL.; Bu: Rushville Cemetery, Rushville, IL.; M: 1) Glenn Moore 2) Harlan E. Robinson in Jun, 1929 in Rushville, IL.; FA: Leander Settles; MO: Jessie Rebman; Both husband preceded in death; 2nd in June, 1977.; Resident of Rushville, IL.; Survived by these daughters: Miss Maxine Moore and Mrs. Dwight (Eloise) Baxter, both of Rushville; one granddaughter. and four great-grandchildren; and a sister: Hila Garrison of Rushville.; Preceded by one sister and one brother.

ROBINSON, Mable "Irene" (Cook); b: 22 Aug 1914; d: 19 Dec 1992, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: James R. Robinson on 5 Apr 1936; FA: Daniel Cook; MO: Sarah E. Baker; Husband preceded in death 3 Jun 1968.; Resident of 845 W. Superior Ave., Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by a sister: Martha Mosley of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by her parents and two brothers: Ralph and Raymond.

ROBINSON, Marcus L.; b: 18 Mar 1906, Schuyler Co., IL.; d: 17 Mar 1978, Rushville, IL. (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: Rushville Cemetery; M: Henrietta Campbell on 17 Feb 1932 in Littleton, IL.; FA: Leonard Robinson; MO: Emma VanFossen; Resident of rural route, Frederick, IL.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Roger (Phoebe) Jackson of Macomb, Mrs. Charles (Doris) Distefano of Houston, Tex.; two sons: Norman Robinson of Houston, Tex. and Sterling of Sulphur, La.; 14 grand and nine great-grandchildren; and two brothers: Oscar Robinson of Camden and Glen Robinson of Rushvi11e.; Preceded by a son: Edwin; and three brothers.

ROBINSON, Marguerite (Brown); b: 12 Nov 1914, Brown Co., IL.; d: 23 Aug 1985, Springfield, IL. (St. John's North); Bu: Cooperstown Cemetery; M: Arthur Robinson; FA: John Brown; MO: Pearl Reisch; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of Greenview; formerly of Mt. Sterling, IL.; Survived by two sons: Kenneth M. Brown of Pekin, John Robinson of Griggsvi11e; two daughters: Mrs. Robert (Karen) Butts of Joliet and Iris Dinora of Springfield; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.; Preceded by a brother, a sister and a grandchild.

ROBINSON, Nellie S. (Stewart); b: 4 May 1910, Jacksonville, II.; d: 21 Feb 1994, Springfield, II. (Abbe Nursing Home); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, II.; M: Floyd H. Robinson in 1938; FA: John M. Stewart; MO: Elma Browning; Husband preceded in death in 1990.; Resident of Springfield, II.; Survived by a son: James E. of West Hartford, Conn.; a brother: A. John Stewart of Jacksonville; two sisters: Ethel Stewart of Springfield and Mrs. Carlton (Beulah) Schumacher of Chapin; two grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two brothers: Byron and Leon; and three sisters: Mrs. Henry (Edith) Mason, Ina Stewart and Mrs. Barnard (Clara) Camm.

ROBINSON, Ora L. (Mitchell); b: 21 Mar 1894, Greene Co., II.; d: 18 Nov 1979, Carrollton, II. (Boyd Hosp); Bu: Carrollton City Cemetery; M: William D. Robinson in 1923; Resident of rural Carrollton, IL.; Survived by her husband; a daughter: June Robinson, at home; a son: William M. Mitchell of Carrollton; two grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Verna Schroeder of Carrollton.

ROBINSON, Oscar, Rev.; b: 11 Nov 1908, Oakland Township, Schuyler Co., IL.; D: 22 Feb 1983, Culbertson Memorial Hospital; Bu: Messerer Cemetery, south of Pleasant View, IL.; M: Elsie Summers on 20 Mar 1932 in Littleton, IL.; FA: Rev. Leonard Robinson; MO: Emma Van Fosson; Formerly of Camden, IL.; Survived by wife, three sons, Richard of Astoria, Marvin of Camden, and Raymond of Beardstown, two daughters, Mrs. Norman (Joan) Cox of Galesburg, and Mrs. Charles (Lucille) Utter Jr. of Camden, l2 grandchildren, and one brother, Glen Robinson of Rushville.; He was preceded in death by his parents, one infant son and four brothers.

ROBINSON, Patricia Ann; b: 3 Apr 1955, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 4 Dec 1991, South Pasadena, Calif.; Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Donald K. Robinson; MO: Cordah E. "Betty" Munsell; Resident of South Pasadena, Calif.; Survived by her parents of Jacksonville; one sister Mrs. Charles (Cordah Beth) Pearce of Bloomington, Ind.; one grandmother: Mrs. Frank A. Robinson of Jacksonville; and one nephew.; Preceded by infant twin brothers.

ROBINSON, Pearl Tressie (Beal); b: 12 Jan 1922, Hillsboro, II.; d: 28 Nov 1988, Monticello, Ky. (Wayne Co. Hosp); Bu: Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Sunnybrook, Ky.; M: Rolin Robinson; FA: Newton Beal; MO: Nellie Short; Survived by six daughters: Sherry Pfeifier and Sharon Altevogt, both of Albany, Ky., Mary E. Robinson of Denver, Calif., Florence Sexton and Georgia L. Robinson, both of Monticello, Ky. and Patricia Loskat of Hillsboro; six sons: Mark R. Robinson, Paul W. Robinson and Bradley M. Robinson, all of Sheridan, Wyo., J. Russell Robinson of Jacksonville, Kenneth R. Robinson of Pana and Walter N. Robinson of Montana; 30 grand and 2 great-grandchildren.

ROBINSON, Ray E.; b: 14 Jul 1922, McDonough Co., II.; d: 3 Mar 1993, Beardstown, II.; Bu: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, II.; M: Gladys Franklin Kennedy on l7 0ct 1972 in Beardstown, II.; FA: Percy C. Robinson; MO: Amy Myrle Oakman; Resident of 316 E. Second St., Beardstown, II.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife of Beardstown; three stepdaughters: Christine Bacon of Beardstown, Cathy Derry of Havre, Mont. and Sharon Steininger of Pittsfield; five stepsons: Paul Kennedy of LaMarque, Tex., Benjamin Kennedy of Centralia, John Kennedy of Rushville, Frankie Kennedy of Arenzville and Kevin Kennedy of Jacksonville; 15 stepgrand, five stepgreat-grandchildren; five sisters: Margaret Kaiser of Casselberry, Fla. and Louise Hall, Norma Bland, Anna Jean Robinson and Virginia Dunn, all of Macomb; and one brother: Ralph Robinson of Macomb.; Preceded by three brothers and one stepgrandson.

ROBINSON, Raymond L.; b: 31 Dec 1947, Rushville, II.; d: 7 Nov 1995, Bloomington, II. (St. Joseph's Hosp); Bu: Messerer Cemetery, near Frederick, II.; M: Carolyn S. Holthoff on 22 Jun 1973 in Rushville, II.; FA: Rev. Oscar Robinson; MO: Elsie Summers; Resident of Bloomington, II.; Survived by his wife; one son: Randy L. David and his wife, Beth, of Mackinaw; two daughters: Angela and Nikki Robinson, both of Bloomington; three grand children; his mother of Camden; two brothers: Richard of Astoria and Marvin of Canton; and two sisters: Mrs. Norman (Jo) Cox of Galesburg and Mrs. Charles (Lucille) Utter Jr. of Camden.; Preceded by his father and one brother: Larry.

ROBINSON, Robin A.; b: l7Jun 1953, Philadelphia, Penn.; d: 22 Nov 1991, near Versailles, Mo.; Bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, II.; FA: Bob Robinson; MO: Bonnie Springer; Resident of Osage Beach, Mo.; formerly of Pittsfield, II.; Survived by his mother of Sedalia, Mo.; two daughters: Nassara Starr Sloan of Peoria and Roselle Desiree Robinson of Eldon, Mo.; three sisters: Tressie Brown of Chilhowee, Mo., Cindy Lou Gosnell of Lafayette, Ind., and Juanita Fay Smith of Sedalia, Mo.; and aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.; Preceded by his father.

ROBINSON, Ronald Lee; b: 19 Nov 1939, East St. Louis, II.; d: 20 May 1994, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Williams Edwards Cemetery, Roodhouse, II.; M: Linda Robinson; FA: Harold Robinson; MO: Loretta Gage; Resident of Jacksonville, II.; Survived by two children: Robert Robinson of New Baden and Tanya Fage of California; one brother: Leroy Robinson of Roodhouse; one sister: Shirleen Mogg of Roodhouse; and one grandchild.; Preceded by one brother: Harold Robinson; and three sisters: Cleo Dixon, Doris Ross and Juanita Whalen.

ROBISON, Rossie Marie (Miller); b: 14 Feb 1895, Canton, II.; d: 30 Jan 1995, Virginia, II. (Walker Nursing Home); Bu: City Cemetery, Ashland, II.; M: William Henry Robison on 3 Mar 1914 in Canton, II.; FA: George Miller; MO: Lucile Apperson; Husband preceded in death in 1971.; A former resident of Ashland, II.; Survived by one son: Raymond Lewis Robison of Centralia, Mo.; 11 grand and several great-grandchildren; one sister: Ocea Eyerly of Canton; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two sons: George and Harold Robison; one daughter: Mildred Vestal; and three sisters: Hattie Florie and Bessie.

ROBINSON, Roy H.; b: 13 Nov 1897, Nebraska; d: 13 May 1979, Jacksonville, IL. (Norris Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: Lula Bell in July, 1923; FA: James Robinson; MO: Annamae Leibhart; Wife preceded in death 14 Aug 1971.; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of the Sinclair area.; Survived by these children: Roy E. "Bud" of Jacksonville, Charles of rural Jacksonville, Mrs. Frank E. (Annabelle) Birdsell of Jacksonville and Mrs. Norman (Lula Mae) Suttles of Murrayville; 18 grand and 9 great grandchildren.; One of 7 children, he was preceded by a son: James William in 1975; two grandchildren; two brothers and one sister; and two dying in infancy.

ROBINSON, Russell L.; b: 12 Feb 1904, Pleasant Hill, IL.; d: 29 Aug 1978, Pittsfield, IL. (Illini Hosp); Bu: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, IL.; M: Ersa Marie Neese on 9 Aug 1925 in Pleasant Hill, IL.; FA: Alonzo Robinson; MO: Esther DeCamp; Resident of Pleasant Hill, IL.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Wayne of Dumas, Tex. and Ralph of Pleasant Hill; a daughter: Mrs. Sandra Smith of Milton; four brothers: Orville of Gresham, Ore., Max of Webster, Fla. and Clyde and Norman, both of Pleasant Hill; five sisters: Mrs. Hallie Tilly of Louisiana, Mo., Mrs. Blanche Booth of Lampasas, Tex., Mrs. Mamie Heavner of Pittsfield, Mrs. Doris Pearson of Jacksonville and Mrs. Bea Guthrie of Pleasant Hill; 11 grand and four great grandchildren.; Preceded by a daughter, two brothers, a sister and two grandchildren.

ROBINSON, Ruth (unknown maiden name); b: 3 Oct 1888, Iowa; d: 13 Mar 1983, Jacksonville, IL. (Modern Care Convalescent Facility); Bu: Murrayville Cemetery; M: S. B. "Robbie" Robinson on 24 Dec 1907; Husband died 16 Dec 1979.; Was living at 7 Jones Place, Jacksonville, IL.; Surviving are a nephew, Carl Robinson of Jacksonville, several other nieces and nephews and greatnieces and nephews.

ROBINSON, Ruth Della Jones (Jackson); b: 1 Mar 1905, Winchester, II.; d: 17 May 1988, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Winchester City Cemetery; M: 1) Jackson H. Jones in 1923 2) Edgar E. Robinson Sr. in 1953; FA: William W. Jackson; MO: Jennie Louise Wilcox; Last husband preceded in death in 1988.; Resident of Ashland, but formerly of Winchester, IL.; Survived by a son: Samuel E. Jones of Roodhouse; a daughter: Mrs. Pete (Hazel) Cuocuo of Moline; a stepson: Edgar E. Robinson Jr. of Alexander; 14 grand, 2 stepgrand, 37 great-grand, a stepgreat-grand, three great-great-grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Lee (Flora) Fletcher of Winchester; and a sister-in-law: Mrs. Wiley (Rose) Jackson of Jacksonville.; Preceded by five brothers and three sisters.

ROBINSON, S. B. "Robbie"; b: 11 Apr 1888, Ashland, II.; d: 16 Dec 1979, Jacksonville, II. (Norris Hosp); Bu: Murrayville Cemetery, Murrayville, II.; M: Ruth Prose on 24 Dec 1907; FA: George Robinson; MO: Martha Nichols; Resident of 7 Jones Place, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by his wife; and several nieces and nephews. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family.

ROBINSON, Stella Mae (Walker); d: 26 Sep 1987, Minneapolis, Minn.; Bu: Minneapolis, Minn.; FA: Frank Walker; MO: Viola ; Survived by one son: Richard Walker of Brooklyn Park, Minn.; two stepchildren: Mary Sue Bradley of New York, N.Y. and Paul Robinson of Jacksonville; three brothers: Richard Walker of Elkhart, Ind., Lambert Walker of Los Angeles, Calif. and Fornaldo Frank Walker Sr. of Jacksonville; four grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by her mother; her father; two sisters: Darlene and Ella Louise.

ROBINSON, Teresa C. (Becker); b: 25 Aug 1891, Berdan, II.; d: 7 Nov 1984, White Hall, II. (Hosp); Bu: St. John's Cemetery, Carro11ton, II.; M: Bradley Robinson on 1 Sep 1920 in Carro11ton, II.; FA: Louis Becker; MO: Sophia Unger; Husband preceded in death in 1960.; Resident of Carro11ton, II.; Survived by one sister: Rose Carmody of Alton and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by seven brothers and sisters.

ROBINSON, William C.; b: 15 Jan 1935, Ross Co., Ohio; d: 1 Feb 1994. Springfield, II. (Memorial Med Cntr); M: Joyce E. Horchem on 21 Jun 1958 in Lincoln, II.; FA: Clark W. Robinson; MO: Dorothy A. Allison; Resident of Winchester, II.; Korean War Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; his mother of Winchester; one son: Andrew B. Robinson of Oregon, II.; one daughter: Lynn A. Robinson of Macomb; one brother: James Robinson of Pekin; and three grandchildren.; Preceded by his father.

ROBINSON, William D.; b: 2 Oct 1892, Ky.; d: 22 Dec 1979, Carrollton, II. (Boyd Hosp); Bu: Carrollton City Cemetery; M: Ora Mitchell in 1923; FA: Richard Robinson; MO: Elizabeth Lewis; Wife preceded in death 18 Nov 1979.; Resident of Route 1, Carrollton, II.; WWI Vet.; Survived by these children: Miss June Robinson, at home, and William M. Robinson of Carrollton; and two grandchildren; and a brother: Jesse Robinson of Carrollton.; Preceded by five sisters and four brothers.

ROBINSON, William Edward; b: 10 Aug 1910, Detroit, Pike Co., II.; d: 26 Apr 1978, Pittsfield, II. (Illini Hosp); Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Pittsfield, II.; M: Edith R. Wheeler on 2 Aug 1930 in Winchester, II.; FA: William P. Robinson; MO: Anna Darmody; Resident of Griggsville, II.; Survived by his wife; these children: Mrs. Edwin (Frances) Hartman and William H. Robinson, both of Morton, Mrs. Patricia Welty of Deer Creek, Ill., Rosemary Robinson of Griggsville, Joseph Robinson of Myrtle Beach, S.C., Richard L. Robinson of Green Valley, Donald Robinson of Peoria, James E. Robinson of Kankakee and John Robinson of Ellisville, Ill.; 12 grandchildren; these sisters and brothers: Kate Crawford and Mary Steinbaker, both of Griggsville, Sally McManus of Jacksonville, Rosetta Stice of White Hall, Harry and James Robinson of Pittsfield and Joseph Robinson of Barry.

ROBINSON, William M.; b: 29 Nov 1924, Greene Co., IL.; d: 19 Feb 1992, Carro11ton, IL.; Bu: Carrollton City Cemetery; M: Betty Flatt on 1 Mar 1957 in Carroll ton, IL.; FA: William D. Robinson; MO: Ora Mitchell; Resident of Carrollton, IL.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Catherine Smith of Nebo and Patricia Robinson of Streamwood; one grandson; and one sister: June Robinson of Carrollton.

ROBINSON, William S.; b: 24 Mar 1922, Alton, IL.; d: 8 Jan 1992, Alton, IL. (Mem Hosp); M: Bernadette Jones; FA: Jesse Robinson; MO: Ethel Steward; Resident of Carro11ton, II.; WWlI Vet.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Barb Onderchanin of St. Charles, Mo. and Sharon Lane of Carrollton; three grand and two great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Betty Nischwitz of Edwardsville and Martha Helen Allen of Nashville, Tenn.

ROBISON, Ethel Irene; b: 21 Aug 1916, rural Concord, IL.; d: 29 Apr 1985, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Concord Cemetery; FA: John C. Robison; MO: Mary L. Nickel; Resident of R.R. 1, Concord, II.; Survived by a sister: Adah Hungate of Greenrock, Illinois; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one brother and three sisters.

ROBISON, George H.; b: 18 Jan 1915; d: 28 Feb 1982, Havana, II. (Mason District Hosp); Bu: Laurel Hill Cemetery, Havana, II.; M: Vesta Wallace on 28 Feb 1935; FA: William H. Robison; MO: Rosie M. Miller; Resident of Kilbourne, II.; Surviving are his wife; two sons: Melford, Chandlerville, and Ivan, Kilbourne; two daughters: Mrs. Myrl (Beverly) Daniels, Kilbourne, and Mrs. Michael (Shirley) Maletic, Phoenix, Ariz.; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild; a sister: Mrs. Mildred Vestal, Ashland; and a brother: Raymond, Centralia, Mo.

ROBISON, Julia Ellen; b: 15 Jun 1913, Concord, IL.; d: 22 May 1983, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Concord Cemetery; FA: John C. Robison; MO: Mary Nickel; Resident of R.R. 1, Concord, II.; Surviving are two sisters: Ethel Robison of Concord and Ada Hungate of Green Rock.; A brother and two sisters preceded in death.

ROBISON, Ralph; b: 13 Aug 1904, Barr, Macoupin Co., II.; d: 12 Jun 1979, Palmyra, II.; Bu: 0ak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL.; FA: John P. Robison; MO: Ida Butler; Resident of Palmyra, II.; Survived by a son: Ralph L. of Springfield; two sisters: Mrs. Hazel Whittaker of Carlinville and Mrs. Beulah Stevenson of Kirkwood, Mo.; a brother: Johnie of Quincy; and a grandson.

ROBISON, Roger; b: 9 Sep 1947, Springfield, IL.; d: 23 Apr 1996, Okeechobee, Fla. (Raulerson Hosp); Bu: Laurel Hill Cemetery, Havana, IL.; FA: Harold E. Robison; MO: Nina Fay Conklin; Resident of Okeechobee, Fla.; formerly of Bath, IL.; Survived by his mother: Nina Patrick of Bath; one daughter: Leah Smith of Okeechobee, Fla.; two sons: Shawn and Andy, both of East Peoria; two grandchildren; and one brother: Larry Robison of Oklahoma.

ROBISON, Ruby Ellen Cammire (Holmes); b: 16 Dec 1900, Baylis, IL.; d: 7 Aug 1992, Pittsfield, IL. (Clarkston Ct. Nursing Home); Bu: Baylis Cemetery, Baylis, IL.; M: 1) Walter James Cammire in 1919 2) Hamill Robison in 1954 in Barry, IL.; FA: Abraham Holmes; MO: Fanny Seaborn; 1st husband died in 1947; 2nd died in 1980; Resident of Pittsfield, IL.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Alfred Hilda Long of Pittsfield; two stepdaughters: Dorothy Grimsley of Barry and Bessie Wainman of Pittsfield; three grand and six great-grandchildren; one sister: Lenora Randle of Quincy.; Preceded by one son; one sister; and four brothers.

ROBISON, Velma E. (Turner); b: 12 Nov 1912, Arenzville, IL.; d: 2 Feb 1990, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Concord Cemetery; M: Carl C. Robison on 29 May 1934; FA: Asa E. Turner; MO: Ida Lea Miller; Husband preceded in death 2 June 1969.; Resident of 1335 S. Diamond St., Jacksonville; formerly of Concord, IL.; Survived by a sister: Clara Scott of Springfield; and numerous nieces and nephews.; Preceded by a daughter: Patricia; two brothers; and three sisters.

ROBLEY, Celeste (Schmitz); b: 8 Oct 1915, Carrollton, II.; d: 6 Apr 1976, Carrollton, II. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: St. John's Catholic church cemetery, Carrollton, II.; M: Arthur Robley in Dec 1941; FA: Alois Schmitz; MO: Frances Schnelton; Husband preceded in death in May, 1967.; Resident of Carrollton, II.; Survived by her mother: Mrs. Frances Schmitz of Carrollton; two sisters: Mrs. Joe (Marjorie) Mirabella, Sr. of Wheaton and Mrs. Al (Elizabeth) Field of Carrollton; four nephews and two nieces.

ROBLEY, Gilda; b: 26 Mar 1897, Bluffdale, II.; d: 1 Nov 1994, Jerseyville, II. (Greenwood Manor Nursing Home); Bu: White Hall Cemetery, White Hall, II.; FA: Arthur Robley; MO: Gertrude Dayton; Resident of Jerseyville, II.; Survived by a sister-in-law: Sally Robley of Alton; and nieces, nephews and cousins.; Preceded by her parents; five brothers: Lester, Yates, Ross, Arthur Jr. and Harley Robley; and a sister: Clover Hackley.

ROBLEY, J. Ross; b: 22 Nov 1909, Greene Co., II.; d: 29 Oct 1984, Springfield, II. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: White Hall Cemetery, White Hall, II.; FA: Arthur Robley; MO: Gertrude Dayton; Resident of Carrollton, II.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Edward (Mary Ann) Trittschuh, Alton; one son: Richard Robley, St. Louis, Mo.; and one sister: Gilda Robley, Carrollton.; Preceded by four brothers and one sister.

ROBLEY, Kenneth E.; b: 4 Feb 1906, Independence, Kansas; d: 2 Aug 1987, Carrollton, II. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Rose Hill Cemetery, Greenfield, II.; M: Eliza Parks on 16 Aug 1941 in Galesburg, II.; FA: Alva E. Robley; MO: Lulu Bell Moses; Resident of Greenfield, II.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; one son: Robert E. of Red Bud; one granddaughter: Faye Robley of Red Bud; one half sister: Betty Rouse of Mexico, Mo.; three half brothers: Glenn Robley and Richard Robley, both of Mexico, Mo. and Henry Robley of St. Charles, Mo.

ROBLEY, Nellie Borman (Bromley); b: 1894, Jersey Co., II.; d: 11 May 1976, Alton, II.; Bu: Carrollton City Cemetery; M: Elmer Robley in 1917; FA: John Bromley; MO: Emily Armstrong; Husband preceded in death in 1974.; Resident of Route 1, Eldred, II.; The only survivor is a sister: Edna Simpson of Carrollton.; Preceded in death by a daughter, Betty, one brother and two sisters.

ROBSON, Amanda Sue; b: 15 Jun 1977, Jacksonville, II.; d: 8 Jul 1995, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Hillcrest Cemetery, Bluffs, II.; FA: Lloyd Robson; MO: Debbie Caldwell; Resident of Concord.; Survived by her parents of Concord; a brother: James Daniel Robson, at home; a sister: Venus Rae Robson, at home; her fiance: Deon Frederick of Bluffs; maternal grandparents: Roy and Leda Caldwell of Hot Springs, Ark.; paternal grandmother: Eleanor Robson of Jacksonville; and one nephew. Preceded by a brother; Bo Wayne Robson.

ROBSON, Floyd Allen; b: 17 Apr 1926, Franklin, IL.; d: 10 Mar 1984, Quincy, IL. (St. Mary's Hosp); Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; FA: Charles Otto Robson; MO: Alma Allen; WWII Vet.; Former Jacksonville, IL. resident.; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Linda Woods and Becky Robson, both of rural Murrayvi11e, and Jill Robson, Mesa, Arizona; and a son: Bruce Robson of Houston, Tex.; four grandchildren; and a brother: Don Robson of Jacksonville.; Preceded in death by a brother.

ROBSON, Kenneth James; b: 18 Feb 1919, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 8 Feb 1996, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Marie I. Crawley on 13 Oct 1940 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Roy L. Robson; MO: Minnie C. Robinson; Resident of South Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by his wife; two sons: David L. (wife, Vicki) Robson of rural Murrayvi11e and Daryl (wife, Pam) Robson of Jacksonville; six grand and two greatgrandchildren; and one brother: Cecil Roy Robson of Jacksonville.; Preceded by one son: Dale E. Robson; one brother: Laurence Robson; and an infant sister.

ROBSON, Laurence; b: 2 Jan 1924; Jacksonville, IL.; d: 23 Jun 1984, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; FA: Roy L. Robson; MO: Minnie Robinson; Resident of 311 Labor Drive, Jacksonville, IL.; WWII Navy Vet.; Surviving are a son: Eddie of Jacksonville; a grandchild; and two brothers: Cecil and Kenneth, both of this city.; A sister preceded in death.

ROBSON, Lloyd; b: 17 Apr 1926, Morgan Co., IL.; d: 12 Mar 1978, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Eleanor Anderson in June, 1956 in Chicago, IL.; FA: Otto Robson; MO: Alma Allen; Resident of 213 1/2 West Morgan, Jacksonville, IL.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Lloyd and Marc, both of Jacksonville; two grandchildren; two brothers: Donald of Jacksonville and Floyd of Quincy; and his stepmother: Mrs. Brenda Robson of Jacksonville.; Preceded by a daughter in 1956.

ROBSON, Morris R.; b: 1 Dec 1897, Scottvi11e, IL.; d: 7 Nov 1986, White Hall, IL. (North American Nursing Home); Bu: Franklin Cemetery; M: Nellie Myrtle Allen on 1 Jan 1924; FA: John William Robson; MO: Lucinda Morris; Wife preceded in death 4 July 1982.; Resident of Franklin, IL.; Survived by three daughters: Marjorie R. Long of Franklin, Doris Windle of Pekin and Mrs. James (Twila) Copley of Roodhouse; two sons: Richard Robson of Cisco and Wendell Robson of Coat City; 20 grand and 23 great grandchildren.; Preceded by one daughter; four brothers; and one sister.

ROBSON, Myrtle (Allen); b: 20 Apr 1899, E1izabethtown, Kentucky; d: 4 Ju1 1982, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Franklin Cemetery, Franklin, IL.; M: Morris Robson on 1 Jan 1924; FA: James Allen; MO: Mary Tabb; Resident of Franklin, IL.; Surviving are her husband; three daughters: Marjorie Long of Franklin; Doris Windle of Pekin; and Twila Copley of Roodhouse; two sons: Richard Robson of Cisco; and Wendell Robson of Coal City; and 18 grand and 21 great-grandchildren; two brother: Gilbert Allen of Springfield and Harry Allen of Virden.; Preceded in death by one daughter, one sister and two brothers.

ROBY, Charles D. Sr.; b: 17 Jun 1898, Forsythe, IL. d: 27 Mar 1982, Rushvi11e, IL. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Rushville Cemetery; M: Sarah Rowley on 19 Apr 1919 in Belleville, IL.; FA: Henry W. Roby; MO: Mary E. Merris; Resident of DeWitt Co from 1938-1952.; Surviving are his wife; two sons: Charles (Bud) Jr. of Rushville and Richard (Dick) of Minneapolis, Minn.; five grand and seven great-grandchildren.; An infant daughter and a sister preceded in death.

ROBY, Sarah Helen (Rowley); b: 4 Feb 1898, Belleville, IL.; d: 25 Nov 1991, Rushvi11e, IL. (Snyder-Vaughn Nursing Home); Bu: Rushville City Cemetery; M: Charles D. Roby Sr. on 19 Apr 1919 in Belleville, IL.; FA: Isaac Rowe1y; MO: Emma Heier; Husband preceded in death 27 Mar 1982.; Resident of Rushvi11e, IL.; Survived by two sons: Charles Roby Jr. of Rushville and Richard Roby of Minneapolis, Minn.; five grand and 11 great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; and one sister: Delores Blockyou of Belleville.; Preceded by one infant daughter: Gloria Edna; one sister: Edna Kinderman; and one brother: Walter Rowley.

ROCHESTER, Leo H.; b: 1 Oct 1900, Morgan Co., II.; d: 1 Oct 1981, White Hall, II. (White Hall Hosp); Bu: Fernwood Cemetery; M: 1) Ada Cumming in 1921 2) Beulah Admire; MO: Belle Forrester; Resident of Roodhouse, II.; WWI Vet.; 1st wife died in 1951. 2nd wife died (date unknown).; Survivors include two sons: Paul Rochester, Bath, and Wendell Rochester, Smyrna, Delaware; two daughters: Mrs. John (Virginia) Sing, New Providence, New Jersey and Mrs. Don (Leona) Reagor, Abington; two brothers: Leslie Forrester, Springfield, and Gerald Forrester, Godfrey; a sister: Helen Powell, White Hall; 12 grand and 16 great-grandchildren.; Preceded in death by a sister.

ROCHESTER, Martha (Lakin); b: Berdan, II.; d: 4 May 1976, St. Louis, Mo. (Missouri Baptist Hosp); Bu: Manchester Cemetery, Manchester, II.; M: Arthur Rochester; FA: Frank Lakin; MO: Julia Hodge; Husband preceded in death.; A former resident of Manchester and Roodhouse, II.; Survived by one brother: James Lakin, formerly of Jacksonville and now of Florida; and three sisters: Lucille Coleman of Jacksonville, Irma Harp of Roodhouse and Bertha Cunningham of Granite City.; Preceded by five brothers, a sister.

ROCHESTER, Mary Frances James (Lee); b: 6 May 1892, Hickman, Ky.; d: 16 Feb 1981, White Hall, II. (Hosp); Bu: White Hall Cemetery; M: 1) Frank James 2) James Rochester; FA: James Lee; MO: Henrietta; Both husbands preceded in death.; Resident of White Hall, II.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Vernon (Eleanor) Crabtree of Kansas City, Mo. ; and two sons: Archie James of Kalamazoo. Mich. and Donald Rochester of Montecca, Calif.; nine grand and 18 great-grand children.

ROCHESTER, Paul Elmer; b: 4 Jul 1922, Manchester, II.; d: 29 Jun 1984, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, II.; M: Edna DeShasier of White Hall in 1944; FA: Leo Rochester; MO: Ada Cummings; A resident of Virginia, II.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Bob and David L. of Virginia; three grandchildren and one step-grandchild; two sisters: Virginia Lee Sing of Providence, N. J. and Leona Reagor of Abingdon.; Preceded by one brother.

ROCHESTER, Ruth E. (Nolan); b: 6 Mar 1914, Greene Co., IL.; d: 28 Aug 1978, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: White Hall Cemetery, White Hall, IL.; M: John L. Rochester on 13 Feb 1935; FA: Jasper J. Nolan; MO: 1va Lenora Short; Husband preceded in death 13 Feb 1974.; Resident of White Hall, IL.; Survived by three sons: Lyndell of Waverly, Lionel Dee of McAlester, Okla. and James Francis Rochester of Germany; nine grandchildren; these brothers and sisters: Mrs. Goldie Rienbolt of Jacksonville, Mrs. Ethel Ash of Kansas City, Mo., Mrs. Mary Hilda Vincent of Napelsville, Indiana, John P. Nolan of White Hall, Paul R. Nolan of Colchester, Howard R. Nolan of Riverside, Calif. and Robert Nolan of Grand Island, Neb.; Preceded by one son and one brother.

ROCK, Clara (Buchanan); b: 3 Aug 1879, Pisgah, IL.; d: 17 Aug 1978, Clifton Forge, Va.; M: Jess Rock; FA: Benjamin Franklin Buchanan; MO: Amanda Gimlin; Husband preceded in death in 1968.; Survived by two half-brothers: Curtis and Calvin Buchanan; and three half-sisters: Mrs. Mary Stewart, Mrs. Harriett Moss and Mrs. Julia Lamb, all of Jacksonville.

ROCKFORD, Marie Spencer (Morrell); b: 29 May 1901, Brown Co., II.; d: 27 Aug 1979, Springfield, II.; Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, II.; M: 1) George Spencer on 12 Apr 1922 2) Jack Rockford in Dec, 1965; Both husbands preceded in death; 1st 11 Jul 1956.; Resident of 1240 N. 4th St., Springfield, II.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Lawrence Nunes of Jacksonville; a grandson: David Nunes; and three great grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Pauline Weisent of Versailles.

ROCKWELL, Marsha Jo (Hobrock); b: 23 Jan 1952, Beardstown, II.; d: 3 Apr 1981, south of Rushville, II.; Bu: [Probably Beardstown, II.]; M: Er1in Rockwell on 3 Nov 1973; FA: Howard Hobrock; MO: Hester Reining; Resident of Airport Road, Beardstown, II.; Survived by her husband; two sisters: Mrs. Marilyn Settles of Meredosia and Ms. Margie Mayes of Beardstown; and three brothers: Ruel, Robert and Larry Hobrock, all of Beardstown.

ROCKWELL, Paulis (Geiman); b: 4 Apr 1905, Bader, IL.; d: 3 Dec 1982, Beardstown, IL. (Hosp); Bu: Messerer Cemetery, near Frederick, IL.; M: Harry Rockwell on 7 Sep 1921 in Frederick, IL.; FA: Christopher Geiman; MO: Sarah Young; Husband preceded in death 12 Mar 1960.; Resident of Elmwood Manor Nursing Home, Beardstown; formerly of Frederick, IL.; Survived by a sister: Mrs. Virginia Luken of Beardstown; a nephew and seven great-nieces and great-nephews.

ROCKWOOD, Benjamin N.; b: 23 Dec 1900, Bluffs, IL.; d: 15 Mar 1982, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Green Cemetery, Bluffs, IL.; M: Helen Burbank in 1928; FA: George Rockwood; MO: Ella Mathews; Resident of 31 Eisenhower Drive, Jacksonville, IL.; Wife preceded in death on 14 Sep 1981.; Survivors include one daughter: Bette Ohlenkamp of Normal and four grandchildren: Benjamin Johnson of Bowling Green, Ky.; Mark, Michael and Scott Ohlenkamp, all of Normal; three sisters: Mrs. Jean (Pearle) Dunbar and Mrs. Ben (Ruth) Johnson, both of Bessemer, Ala. and Mrs. Harvey (Mabel) Vortman of Bluffs. There are several nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by one daughter. [Member of Green Cemetery Board at Bluffs; charter member of Scott County Historical Society]

ROCKWOOD, Helen (Burbank); b: 10 Jul 1900, Pittsburg, Kansas; d: 14 Sep 1981, Jacksonville, IL.; Bu: Green Cemetery, near Bluffs, IL.; M: B. N. Rockwood in 1928; FA: Erwin Burbank; MO: Carrie Morrison; Resident of 31 Eisenhower Drive, Jacksonville, IL.; formerly of Riverside.; Surviving are her husband; a daughter, Betty Ann Ohkenkamp, Bloomington; four grandsons; a brother, Arch Burban, Concordia, Kansas; and a sister, Gladys North, Pittsburg, Penn.; She was preceded in death by a daughter, a brother and a sister.

ROCKWOOD, Verna S. (Summers); b: 25 Jun 1892, Lynnville, IL.; d: 7 Dec 1986, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, IL.; M: Sam D. Rockwood in 1913 in Springfield, IL.; FA: Charles Summers ; MO: Elizabeth Reece; Husband preceded in death in 1971.; Resident of Springfield, IL.; Survived by a son: Sam C. Rockwood of Redondo Beach, Calif.; two daughters: Mrs. Frank L. (Ethel) Arrowsmith of Springfield and Mrs. Mazy Hurley of Sun Valley, Calif.; four grand and ten great-grand children; and several nieces and nephews.

RODGERS, Bessie A. (New); b: 6 Aug 1894, Greeley, Colorado; d: 4 May 1983, Jacksonville, II. (Meline Nursing Home); Bu: Franklin Cemetery, Franklin, II.; M: Edgar Rodgers in 1917; FA: Joshua New; Surviving are her husband; one daughter: Mrs. Lawrence (Ethel) Watson of Jacksonville; three sons: Robert of Wheeling, Ill.; Dean and Gean, both of Franklin; one brother: Charles New of Grand Rapids, Neb.; three sisters: Louise Christensen of Arimo, Idaho; Margaret Rice of McMinnville, Ore.; and Helen Wilson of Cottage Grove, Ore.; 11 grand and five great-grandchildren.

RODGERS, Edgar O.; b: 15 Mar 1886, Franklin, II.; d: 5 Jul 1986, Jacksonville, II. (Skyview Nursing Home); Bu: Franklin Cemetery; M: Bessie New on 10 Jan 1917 in LaSalle, Colo.; FA: Robert Rodgers; MO: Dora Cox; Wife preceded in death 4 May 1983.; Resident of Franklin, II.; Survived by One daughter: Mrs. Lawrence (Ethel) Watsou of Jacksonville; three Sons: Robert of Wheeling, Dean and Gean both of Franklin; 11 grand and six great-grandchildren.; Preceded in death by one brother.

RODGERS, Edith May (Tidwell); b: 4 Apr 1902, Bon Aqua, Tenn.; d: 20 Feb 1992, Canton, II. (Heartland Nursing Home); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery, Beardstown, II.; M: William W. Rodgers on 18 Jan 1920 in Bon Aqua, Tenn.; FA: Moses Allan Tidwell; MO: Mary Adaline Yates; Resident of Canton; formerly of Beardstown.; Survived by her husband; three daughters: Mrs. Lloyd (Allene) Bacon of Washington, Mrs. Clifford (Edna) Roudebush of Canton and Mrs. Larry (Ruby) Upp of Richardson, Tex.; seven grand, 13 great-grand and 3 great great-grandchildren; two brothers: Alvin and Elton Tidwell both of Lyles, Tenn.; and one sister: Mrs; Floyd (Eunice) Donegan of Dickson, Tenn.; Preceded by one infant daughter, three brothers and two sisters.

RODGERS, Frank Wilbur; b: 26 May 1908, Morgan Co., II.; d: 18 Jan 1982, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Vera (Six) Angelo on 12 Sep 1959; FA: Gregory B. Rodgers; MO: Emma S. Nelson; Resident of 414 Lake St., Jacksonville, II.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; one stepdaughter: Mrs. Lorreta Vaniter of Jacksonville; a brother: Marshall Rodgers of Wisc.; and two sisters; Preceded by one sister and one stepdaughter.

RODGERS, Helen Robinson (Cooley); b: 6 Mar 1916, St. Louis, Mo.; d: 11 Feb 1990, Car1invi11e, IL. (Country Care Nursing Home); Bu: Carrollton City Cemetery; M: 1) Kenneth Robinson on 2 Dec 1939 in St. Louis, Mo. 2) Truman Rodgers on 4 Mar 1978; FA: George Cooley; MO: Maude Stone; A former Greene Co., IL. resident.; Both husbands preceded in death; 1st on 14 Dec 1972.; Survived by two daughters: Virginia Reid of Decatur and Agnes Pocklington of Shipman; a son: Fred Robinson of Lebanon; and eight grandchildren.; Preceded by a sister: Ruth Rhodes.

RODGERS, Henrietta S. (Seymour); b: 4 Feb 1903, Franklin, IL.; d: 26 Jun 1992, Virden, IL. (Sunrise Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Franklin Cemetery, Franklin, IL.; M: William A. Rodgers on 10 Feb 1921 in Peoria, IL.; FA: George Newton Seymour; MO: Callie Wilson Jones; Husband preceded in death 1 Dec 1963.; Resident of Auburn, IL.; Survived by two sons: James of Auburn and George of Yakima, Wash.; one daughter: Grace Rodgers of Auburn; three grand and four great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter.; Preceded by one son: William A. Rodgers Jr. and four sisters.

RODGERS, Iris M. (Becker); b: 23 Dec 1907, Murrayville, IL.; d: 24 Aug 1990, West Allis, Wisc. (Methodist Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Marshall Gregory Rodgers on 21 0ct 1933; FA: Phillip A. Becker; MO: Sarah Preston; Resident of West Allis, Wisc.; Survived by her husband; one son: Dr. Richard Rodgers of Brookfield, Wisc.; one daughter: Mrs. Lee (Carol Ann) Davis of Alton; and four grandchildren: Richard Davis, Steven Davis, Gregory Rodgers and Elizabeth Rodgers.; Preceded by one son: James; one brother; and one sister.

RODGERS, James H.; b: 23 Sep 1913, Eagle, IL.; d: 25 Oct 1994, Carrollton, IL.; Bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL.; M: Helen Glenna Dawdy on 18 Mar 1961 in Carrollton, II.; FA: John Rodgers; MO: Stella Milligan; Resident of Carrollton; formerly of Alton.; Survived by his wife; two sisters: Marie Raymer of East Alton and Norma Larch of Fla.; four brothers: Haskele Rodgers of Alton, Paul Rodgers of East Alton, Eugene Rodgers and Willard Rodgers, both of Brighton.; Preceded by his parents and one sister.

RODGERS, Marshall Gregory; b: 2 Jun 1910, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 31 Aug 1990, West Allis, Wisc. (Methodist Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Iris Marie Becker on 21 Oct 1933; FA: Gregory B. Rodgers; MO: Emma S. Nelson; Wife preceded in death 24 Aug 1990.; Resident of West Allis, Wisc.; Survived by a son: Dr. Richard Rodgers of Brookfield, Wisc.; a daughter: Mrs. Lee (Carol Ann) Davis of Alton; four grandchildren: Richard Davis, Steven Davis, Gregory Rodgers and Elizabeth Rodgers; and two sisters: Lois Trenter and Cecile Watts, both of White Hall.; Preceded by a son: James Rodgers; a brother: Wilbur Rodgers; and a sister: Verna Barwick.

RODGERS, Richard E.; b: 12 Aug 1936, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 4 Sep 1995, Milwaukee, Wisc.; M: Ann Pearce; Resident of Milwaukee, Wisc.; Survived by his wife; one son: Gregory (wife, Emily) Rodgers; one daughter: Mrs. Paul (Elizabeth) Butler; one grandson; a sister: Mrs. Lee (Carol) Davis; and other relatives.

RODGERS, William W.; b: 2 Feb 1899, Fulton, Tenn.; d: 25 Dec 1993, Canton, II. (Heartland Nursing Home); Bu: City Cemetery, Beardstown, II.; M: Edith Tidwell on 18 Jan 1920 in Hickman Co., Tenn.; FA: Tom Rodgers; MO: Susy Hambrick; Wife preceded in death 20 Feb 1992; Resident of Beardstown, II.; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Lloyd (Allene) Bacon of Washington, Mrs. Cliff (Edna) Roudebush of Canton and Mrs. Larry (Ruby) Upp of Richardson, Tex.; seven grand, 13 great-grandchildren and three great great-grandchildren.; Preceded by one infant daughter; six brothers; and two sisters.

RODHOUSE, Beatrice Evelyn (Ayers); b: 30 Aug 1908, Baylis, II.; d: 22 May 1986, Louisiana, Mo. (Pike Co Mem Hosp); Bu: Wells Cemetery, near Pleasant Hill, II.; M: Louis P. Rodhouse on 5 Oct 1932 in Pleasant Hill, II.; FA: Harry A. Ayers; MO: Ida Moran; Husband preceded in death 7 Oct 1979.; Resident of rural Pleasant Hill, II.; Survived by four sons: Fred of rural Pleasant Hill, Bruce of Clarksville, Mo. and Donald "Joe" of Orlando, Fla. and Jerry of rural Pleasant Hill; one daughter: Bonnie L. Sitton of Pleasant Hill; 12 grandchildren; one great-grandchild.; Preceded by a sister; two grandsons and one great-grandchild.

RODHOUSE, Louis; b: 27 Nov 1897, near Pleasant Hill, II.; d: 7 Oct 1979, Quincy, II. (St. Mary's Hosp); Bu: Wells Cemetery, near Pleasant Hill, II.; M: Beatrice Ayers on 5 Oct 1932 in Pleasant Hill, II.; FA: Thomas W. Rodhouse; MO: Louise Prist1y; Resident of rural pleasant Hill, II.; Survived by his wife; four sons: Fred and Jerry, both of Pleasant Hill, Bruce of Clarksville, Mo. and Donald of Orlando, Fla.; and a daughter: Mrs. Bonnie Sitton of Pleasant Hill; 12 grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Helen Walker of Pleasant Hill and Mrs. Elizabeth Stark of Edina, Mo.; and a stepbrother: Fred Shelton of Pittsfield.

RODOLF, Anne R. (Waters); b: 14 Nov 1903, Mt. Sterling, II.; d: 28 Mar 1991, Mt. Sterling, II.; Bu: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cemetery; M: A. J. Rodolf on 26 Sep 1925 in Mt. Sterling, II.; FA: Daniel Waters; MO: Abbie Hosfsess; Husband preceded in death 30 Jul 1955.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, II.; Survived by one daughter: Joan Roma of Portland, Maine; one son: John D. Rodolf of Tampa, Fla.; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and one sister: Claire Montgomery of Mt. Sterling.; Preceded by two brothers and her parents.

ROE, Anna Bell (Bryan); B: 20 Apr 1894, near Winchester, IL.; d: 16 May 1989, Roodhouse, IL.; Bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL.; M: Wi11iam A. Roe on 24 Ju1 1915 in Carrollton , IL.; FA: Henry C. Bryan; MO: Lucy Vestel; Husband preceded in death 20 Dec 1955.; Resident of Roodhouse, IL.; Survived by a son: Virgil Roe of Lynwood, Calif.; four grandchildren: Bill Roe of Santa Barbara, Calif., and Ann Vargas, Ruth Brooks and Les Roe, all of Denver, Colo.; Preceded by a son: Edward; and five sisters: Etta Griffets, Emma Goings, Lillie Schofield, Nellie Smock and Mary J. Hudson.

ROE, Benjamin C. "Benny"; b: 9 Oct 1915, Manchester, IL.; d: 9 Dec 1983, Dallas, Texas; Bu: Dallas, Texas; M: Dorothy Barry; FA: Frank C. Roe; MO: Maude Sly; Resident of Dallas, Texas.; WWII Navy SeeBee's Vet.; Surviving are his wife one daughter: Mrs. Steve (Sharon)Dundon, and one grandson: Brandon, both of Dallas; three brothers: Kenneth of Brandenton, Fla.; Hubert of Desert Hot Springs, Calif. ,and Lloyd of East Alton.; Preceded in death by four sisters and two brothers.

ROE, Donna Kay Lightfoot (McCollum); b: Kansas City, Kans.; d: 16 Nov 1993, Kansas City, Kans.; Bu: Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Kansas City, Kans.; FA: Cecil F. McCollum; MO: Florine M. ; Resident of Kansas City, Kans.; Was 31 years of age at time of death.; Survived by her father and stepmother: Cecil F. and Marilyn McCollum of Winchester; her mother: Florine M. McCollum of Kansas City, Kans.; a son: Kristofer Lee Lightfoot at home; a daughter: Amber M. Roe at home; two brothers: Cecil F. McCollum Jr. of Kankakee and Mark I. McCollum of Kansas City, Kans.; a sister: Florine Marie Southworth of Great Falls, Mont.; and two grandmothers.

ROE, Esther Lulu (Shaw); b: 1 Dec 1890, Roodhouse, IL.; d: 1 Aug 1976, Quincy, IL. (Blessing Hosp); Bu: a Springfield, IL. cemetery; M: Thomas S. Roe; FA: John T. Shaw; MO: Laura Orr; Wife preceded in death.; Resident of Sunset Home, Quincy, IL.; formerly of Springfield, IL.; Survived by these brothers and sister: Kathryne Wilkinson and Kenneth S. Shaw, both of Roodhouse and John T. Shaw of Horseshoe Bend, Ark.; Preceded in death by two brothers and a sister.

ROE, Floyd Donald; b: 25 Mar 1921, Manchester, IL.; d: 27 Nov 1982, Columbia, Mo.; Bu: Manchester Cemetery; M: 1) Marjorie Prather 2) Marva Von Umenhoffer on 4 Feb 1961 in Dallas, Texas; FA: Frank Roe; MO: Maude Crabtree; Resident of Doniphan, Mo.; formerly of Manchester, IL.; 1st wife preceded in death in Aug 1958.; WWII Vet.; Surviving are his wife; a daughter: Saundra Heilich of St. Louis; a son: Richard Lee Roe of Merced, Calif.; three stepsons: Raymond Robins or Lansing, Mich.; Ronald Robins of Pendleton, Ore.; and Russel1 Robins of Tacoma, Wash.; eight grandchildren; four brothers: Lloyd Roe of East Alton; Hubert Roe of Desert Hot Springs, Calif.; Kenneth Roe of Florida and Ben Roe of Dal1as, Texas; and a sister: Leotta Ruyle of Huntington Beach, Calif.; Preceded in death by a brother and a sister.

ROE, Harry L.; b: 28 Jun 1893, Roodhouse, IL.; d: 10 Ju1 1976, White Hall, IL. (Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Helen Howard in 1914; FA: John Roe; MO: Rosetta VanDoren; Resident of Roodhouse, IL.; Survived by his wife; a sister: Mrs. Romer (Goldie) Thrope of Englewood, Florida; and several nieces and nephews.

ROE, Helen H. (Harney); b: 30 Jan 1908, Morgan Co., IL.; d: 19 Aug 1986, Bradenton, Florida; Bu: Wood River, IL. (Cremated); M: Kenneth C. Roe on 10 Nov 1927 ~ Wood River, IL.; FA: John Harney; MO: Jennie Greenwalt; ADOPTED BY: Charles & Minnie Greenwalt Smith.; Resident of Bradenton, Fla.; formerly of J'ville, IL.; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Richard (Cynthia Ann) Woolridge of East Alton; a son: Thomas Dean Roe of Bradenton, Fla.; and several grandchildren.; Preceded in death by her parents; two sons; and one grandson.

ROE, Helen I. (Howard); b: 28 Sep 1892, Manchester, IL.; d: 17 Aug 1976, White Hall, IL. (Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Harry I. Roe in 1914; FA: Sevier Howard; MO: Mattie Wright; Husband preceded in death in 1976; Resident of Roodhouse, IL.; Having no children, she is survived by these sisters and brothers: Hildred Craig of Jacksonville, Grace Wallace of Rock Falls, Bernice Anthony and W. W. Howard of Roodhouse, Roberta Howard of Camp Point and George Howard of Fort Worth, Tex.; Preceded by two sisters and a brother.

ROE, Kenneth C.; b: 17 Sep 1906, Roodhouse, IL.; d: 9 Dec 1992, Wood River, IL. (VIP Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Manchester Cemetery, Manchester, IL.; M: Pansy Helen Smith on 10 Nov 1927 in Wood River, IL.; FA: Frank Roe; MO: Minnie Maude Sly; Wife preceded in death 19 Aug 1986.; Survived by a son: Thomas Dean Roe of Sarasota, Fla.; a daughter: Mrs. Richard (Cynthia Ann) Wooldridge of Louisville, Ky.; 10 grand and eight great-grandchildren; two brothers: Hubert O. Roe of Desert Hot Springs, Calif. and Lloyd D. Roe of East Alton; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two sons: Jack Lee and Robert Joe Roe; four sisters; and three brothers.

ROE, Neva (unknown maiden name); d: 29 Nov 1984, Denver, Colorado; Bu: Denver, Colo.; M: William Edward Roe; Survived by her husband, who is a native of Roodhouse; two sons: Les of Denver, Colo. and Bill of Los Angeles, Calif.; two daughters: Ann Vargo of Inglewood, Colo. and Ruth Brooks of Denver, Cola; four grand and a great-grandchild.

ROE, Paul. b: 22 Sep 1936, Illinois; d: 30 Oct 1983, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); FA: James Roe; MO: Fannie Johnson; Surviving are his mother, of Pana; one brother: John J. Roe of Nokomis; and one sister: Norma Jean Roe of Pana.

ROE, Rosalie; b: 24 Aug 1925, Beardstown, IL.; d: 1 Mar 1981, Beardstown, IL. (Hosp); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; FA: Henry Roe; MO: Edna Haley; Resident of Elmwood Manor Nursing Home, Beardstown.; Survived by three half-sisters: Mrs. Pauline Dryden of Wyoming and Mrs. Ernestine Lowther and Mrs. Lola Smith, both of California; and two aunts: Mrs. Elsie Haley of Beardstown and Mrs. Laura Franta of Santa Maria, Calif.

ROE, William A.; b:22 Feb 1922, Blackwater, Mo.; d: 26 Aug 1994, Pittsfield, II. (Illini Hosp); Bu: (Body donated to Washington University School of Medicine); M: Carol ; FA: Lewis Hamilton Roe; MO: Willella Sears; Resident of R.R. 1, Nebo, II.; formerly of Alton, II.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; and three daughters.

ROE, William Edward; b: 1 May 1910, Winchester, II.; d: 21 Dec 1985, Denver, Colorado; Bu: Denver, Colorado; M: Neva Miller; FA: William A. Roe; MO: Anna Bell Bryan; Wife preceded in death in January, 1985; Resident of Denver, Colo.; II. formerly of the Winchester, IL. area.; Survived by his mother in Roodhouse; two daughters: Ruth Brooks and Ann Vargo, both of Denver; two sons: Bill Roe of California and Less Roe of Denver; nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and one brother: Virgil of Englewood, Calif.; Preceded in death by one grandson.

ROEDER, Helen S. (Savoie); b: 17 Feb 1912, Naples, IL.; d: 18 May 1988, Kankakee, IL. (Riverside Hosp); Bu: Winchester Cemetery, Winchester, IL.; M: Raymond L. Roeder in 1933; FA: Archie E. Savoie; MO: Mable Howard; Husband preceded in death in 1982.; Resident of Gilman, IL.; Survived by two brothers: Howard Savoie of Bluffs and John Savoie of Jacksonville; and three nieces: Theresa Savoie of Jacksonville, Virginia Brax1er of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisc., and Mary Ellen Robbins of Troutdale, Ore.

ROEGGE, Addie E. (Waters); b: 6 Nov 1906, Morgan Co., IL.; d: 9 Feb 1981, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: Homer J. G. Roegge on 16 Feb 1930; FA: Harry G. Waters; MO: Beulah Homer; Resident of 357 Franklin St., J'ville, IL.; Survived by her husband; following children: William Glenn Roegge of Jacksonville, Carl Roegge of Beardstown, Mrs. Lloyd (Helen) Large of Hardin, Mrs. Ronald (Betty) Reno of Carrollton and Mrs. James (Carol) Pryor of Hudson; 24 grand and 12 great-grandchildren; following brothers & sisters: Harry Lee Waters of Chapin. Floyd Waters and Ernest Waters, both of Springfield. Nellie Ingels and Mary McKinley, both of Jacksonville, and Mabel Phillipson of Springfield.; Preceded by two grandchildren and one brother.

ROEGGE, Alma S. (Weisheit); b: 6 Jan 1890, Clayton, II.; d: 8 Nov 1987, Yorkville, II. (Hillside Living Cntr); Bu: Immanuel Cemetery, near Meredosia, II.; M: Edward J. Roegge on 5 Oct 1943; FA: Wilson Weisheit; MO: Anna Humpke; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of Batavia; formerly of Jacksonville.; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Ted (Anna) Vieweg of Muenster, Ind.; two step-daughters: Mrs. Herbert (Verna) Tegeder and Mrs. Elta Korsmeyer, both of Jacksonville; 10 grand, 20 great-grand and 8 great-great grandchildren.; Preceded by one son, one brother and three sisters.

ROEGGE, Anna M. (Hering); b: 10 Feb 1914, Beardstown, II.; d: 1 Apr 1993, Peoria, II. (St. Francis Med Cntr); Bu: Parkview Mausoleum, Peoria, II.; M: Paul J. Roegge on 3 Apr 1937 in Beardstown, II.; FA: William Hering; MO: Grace Thompson; Resident of Peoria; formerly of Beardstown.; Survived by her husband; a son: Ronald G. Roegge of Peoria; two grand and three great-grandchildren; three sisters: Betty Loughary and Dotti Orr, both of Beardstown, and Dorothy Hollenback of Rushville; and a brother: William Hering of Beardstown.; Preceded by a son: Richard L. Roegge.

ROEGGE, Carl H.; b: 18 Feb 1933, Hagener, II.; d: 24 Oct 1994, Springfield, II. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Arenzvi11e, II.; M: Gloria Meyer on 8 Mar 1953 in Beardstown, II.; FA: Homer J. Roegge; MO: Addie E. Waters; Resident of Beardstown, II.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Doug and Scott Roegge, both of Beardstown; four daughters: Deborah Worthington of Rushville, Theresa Roegge of Beardstown, Kathleen Roegge of Jacksonville and Nancy Moranville of Beardstown; a brother: Wilbur Glenn Roegge of Danville; two sisters: Betty J. Reno of Carrollton and Carol M. Pryor of Joliet; and 10 grandchildren.; Preceded by a grandson and a sister: Helen J. Large.

ROEGGE, Edgar; b: 26 Ju1 1901, Arenzville, II.; d: 24 Oct 1976, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Arenzvi11e Lutheran Cemetery; M: Ruth Bettefeld on 22 Feb 1921; FA: John Roegge; MO: Emma Paul; Resident of Route 1, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by his wife; these children: John of Paris, Mo., Lucille, wife of Paul Mason of Jacksonville, Esther, wife of Dick Snelling of Beardstown, Jean, wife of Robert Harrison and Rosalie, wife of Robert Miller, both of Virginia; 11 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and two step-great-grandchildren; these brothers & sisters: Walter Roegge, Miss Laura Roegge, both of Arenzville, Paul Roegge of Peoria, Mrs. Olga Werries of Meredosia and Mrs. Selma Kelly of Carrollton.

ROEGGE, Edward H.; b: 17 Jan 1909, Arenzville, II.; d: 4 Feb 1985, d: Orlando, Florida; Bu: Palm Cemetery, Winter Park, Florida; M: Mary ; FA: William H. Roegge; MO: Elizabeth Witte; Resident of 1706 Ferris Dr., Orlando, Fla; formerly of Jacksonville, II. [Moved from Jacksonville to Orlando in 1960.]; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Marily J. Eagle of Orlando and Colleen R. Burlingame of Lake City, Fla.; one sister: Mrs. Anna Lovekamp of Beardstown; six grandsons; and two great-grandsons.; Preceded by a daughter: Earldeane Roegge.

ROEGGE, Elmer H.; b: 15 Dec 1902, near Arenzville, IL.; d: 14 Aug 1979, Beardstown, II. (Hosp); Bu: North Cemetery, Arenzvi1le, II.; M: Lula Hansmeier on 14 Jun 1934; FA: Charles Roegge MO: Lucinda Lovekamp; Resident of Beardstown, II.; Survived by his wife; two children: Herman and Melvin, both of Arenzville; four grandchildren; and a brother: Homer Roegge of Jacksonville.; Preceded by a sister.

ROEGGE, Elta E. (Eilers); b: Chapin, II.; d: 27 Apr 1986, Edina, Minn.; Bu: St. Paul's Lutheran Church Cemetery, Pittsfield, II.; M: Rev. Alex Roegge on 31 Dec 1930; FA: John H. Eilers; MO: Elizabeth Perbix; Husband preceded in death 14 Apr 1971.; Resident of Edina, Minn.; Survived by two daughters: Elizabeth Ann Passi of Onanoka. Minn. and Jane Apman of Roseville. Minn; three sons: John of Edina, Minn. Charles of San Francisco. Calif. and James of Bloomington, Minn.; and three sisters: Meta Eilers (a twin) of Chapin. Letha Eilers of Chapin and Dorothy Beeskow of East Lansing. Mich.

ROEGGE, Emelia; b: 2 Sep 1885, near Arenzville, II.; d: 10 Feb 1979, Beardstown, II.; Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; FA: Herman Roegge; MO: Marie Schnelle; Resident of Beardstown, II.; Survived by a sister-in-law: Mrs. .Theodore Roegge. with whom she made her home; and several nieces and nephews, including Elmer Roegge of Beardstown and Homer Roegge of Jacksonville.

ROEGGE, Harold G.; b: 29 Ju1 1905, Cass Co., II.; d: 9 Nov 1983, Jacksonville, II. (Modern Care Nursing Home); Bu: Trinty Lutheran Church Cemetery, Arenzvi11e, II.; M: Lorna Lovekamp on 24 Feb 1927 in Arenzvi11e, II.; FA: Henry Roegge; MO: Alma Lovekamp; Resident of Route 1., Arenzvi11e, II.; Survived by his wife; a son: Gerald of Arenzville; three daughters: Mrs. Leon (Beverly) Maw of Decatur; Mrs. William (Eloise) K1einschmidt of Meredosia; and Mrs. Clinton (Joyce) Olson of Wodinville, Wash.; 12 grand and three great-grand children; two sisters: Mrs. Norma Wessler and Mrs. Velma Ommen, both of Jacksonville.; Preceded in death by one son.

ROEGGE, Helen C. (Hoppe); b: 20 Nov 1906; d: 4 Mar 1995, Springfield, II.; Bu: Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, near Arenzville, II.; M: Robert Paul Roegge on 27 Apr 1935 in Chicago, II.; FA: Frederick Hoppe; MO: Helena Jasmund; Husband preceded in death 30 Sep 1967.; Resident of 1209 Jefferson, Beardstown, II.; Survived by one son: Fred (wife, Dixie) Roegge of Springfield; one daughter: Laverne Stephens of Holingbrook; five grandchildren; one great-grandson; and 29 nieces and nephews.; Preceded by four brothers: Fred, Edwin, Bernard and William Hoppe; three sisters: Louise Brand, Freida Pluister and Alvina Kopping; two nieces; and a nephew.

ROEGGE, Homer J.; b: 5 Sep 1907, Arenzville, IL.; d: 26 Aug 1989, Rushville, IL. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Addie E. Waters on 16 Feb 1930 in Beardstown, IL.; FA: Charles H. Roegge; MO: Lucinda E. Lovekamp; Wife preceded in death 9 Feb 1981.; Resident of Beardstown; formerly of J'ville.; Survived by two sons: Wilbur Glenn Roegge of J'ville and Carl H. Roegge of Beardstown; three daughters: Helen J. Large of Fieldon, Betty J. Reno of Carrollton and Carol M. Pryor of Bloomington; 24 grand and 29 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.; Preceded by three grandchildren; a brother; and a sister.

ROEGGE, Joann Winner (Robinson); b: 16 Jun 1930, Beardstown, II.; d: 27 Oct 1990, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: 1) Winner 2) Glenn Roegge; FA: Leon Robinson; MO: Erma Antle; Resident of R.R. 1, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by her husband; two daughters: Judith Anderson of Springfield and Deborah Probst of Jacksonville; one son: Timothy Roegge of Springfield; 12 grandchildren; and a half brother: William Beck.; Preceded by three sons: Wayne, Gary Eugene and Gregory Allen Winner; one daughter: Georgeann Winner; and two grandchildren.

ROEGGE, Katherine E. (Streeter); b: 11 Nov 1912, Arenzville, II.; d: 10 Sep 1996, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, II.; M: Elmer L. Roegge on 18 Sep 1929 in Jacksonville, II.; FA: Dallas E. Streeter; MO: Dollie J. Charlesworth; Husband preceded in death 26 Feb 1974.; Resident of Jacksonville.; Survived by one son: Darrell Roegge of Jacksonville; five grand and four great-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. William (Betty) DeFrates of rural Jacksonville.; Preceded by one son: Max E. Roegge; and two brothers: Melvin Streeter and Virgil Streeter.

ROEGGE, Laura C. (Fricke); b: 3 Jun 1887, Corder, Mo.; d: 1 Apr 1981, Beardstown, II. (Hosp); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Theodore H. Roegge on 31 Aug 1924; FA: Herman Fricke; MO: Louisa Oetgen; Husband preceded in death 8 Sep 1944.; Resident of Beardstown, II.; Survived by several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by three sisters and four brothers.

ROEGGE, Lawrence E.; b: 1 Dec 1902, Meredosia, II.; d: 23 Jul 1992, Springfield, II. St. John's Hosp); M: Martha Wessler; Resident of Pontiac; formerly of Jacksonville.; Wife preceded in death in 1985.; Survived by his children: A1leane Taebel of Atlanta, Ga. and L. Roland Roegge of Grand Rapids, Mich.; one sister: Etta Fricke of Springfield; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

ROEGGE, Lorna A. (Lovekamp); b: 16 May 1904, Cass Co., II.; d: 24 Jul 1985, Jacksonville, IL. (Comm Convalescent Cntr); Bu: Trinity North Cemetery, Arenzville, IL.; M: Harold G. Roegge on 24 Feb 1927; FA: George Lovekamp; MO: Louise Heine; Husband preceded in death 9 Nov 1983.; Resident of Arenzville, IL.; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Leonhard (Beverly) Mau of Mt. Zion, Mrs. William (Eloise) Kleinschmidt of Meredosia and Mrs. Clinton (Joyce) Olson of Woodinville, Wash.; one son: Gerald of Arenzville; one sister: Mrs. Homer (Renata) Fricke of Arenzville; two brothers: Walter Lovekamp of Arenzville and Theodore Lovekamp of Jacksonville; 12 grand and three great-grandchildren.; Preceded by one son, five sisters and two brothers.

ROEGGE, Lula (Hansmeier); b: 28 Jan 1899, Arenzville, II.; d: 26 Nov 1990, Beardstown, II.; Bu: Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Arenzville, II.; M: Elmer H. Roegge on 14 Jun 1934 in Arenzville, II.; FA: Edward A. Hansmeier; MO: Minnie Henkinnseier; Husband preceded in death 14 Aug 1979.; Resident of rural Beardstown, II.; Survived by two sons: Herman of Arenzville and Melvin of Franklin and four granddaughters.; Preceded by three brothers.

ROEGGE, Martha W. (Wessler); b: 24 Oct 1903, Arenzville, II.; d: 23 Jan 1985, Bloomington, II.; Bu: Parkhill Cemetery, Bloomington, II.; M: Lawrence E. Roegge on 18 Oct 1928; A former resident of Arenzville and Jacksonville, II.; Survived by her husband; a daughter: A1leane Taebel of Atlanta, Ga.; a son: L. Roland Roegge of Grand Rapids, Mich.; a sister: Edna Middendorf of Jacksonville; and five grandchildren.

ROEGGE, Martin W.; b: 28 Feb 1918, Meredosia, IL.; d: 19 Sep 1993, Springfield, IL. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Rose Hill Cemetery, Petersburg, IL.; M: Bette J. Higgs on 9 Apr 1942 in Petersburg, IL.; FA: Arthur H. Roegge; MO: Agnes Wessler; Resident of Petersburg, IL.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; three daughters: Suzanne Springer of South Hill, Va., Deborah Roegge of Mt. Prospect and Denise Ball of Clayton, N.C. ; three grand children; one sister: Mrs. John (Mildred) Root of Petersburg; one niece and three nephews; Preceded by one brother: Col. Alvin L. Roegge.

ROEGGE, Max Eugene; b: 25 Apr 1937, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 26 Apr 1984, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Sharon Dowland on 10 Aug 1958 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Elmer L. Roegge; MO: Katherine E. Streeter; Resident of 16 Ivywood, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Jill Elizabeth; and a son: Jeffrey Max, both at home; a brother: Darrell Roegge; his mother: Mrs. Katherine E. Roegge; and maternal grandmother: Mrs. Dollie Streeter, all of Jacksonville.

ROEGGE, Mildred M.; b: 6 Mar 1919, Morgan Co., II.; d: 5 Jun 1992, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery, Arenzville, II.; FA: Clarence Roegge; MO: Eda Lovekamp; Resident of Jacksonville, II.; Survived by two sisters: Mrs. Wilbur (Marjorie) Natemeyer and Mrs. Willard (Dorothy) Peck, both of Arenzville; three nieces and two nephews.

ROEGGE, Ruth E. (Battefeld); b: 24 May 1902, Scott Co., II.; d: 30 Mar 1981, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Arenzville Lutheran Cemetery, Arenzville, II.; M: Edgar Roegge on 22 Feb 1921; FA: Henry Battefeld; MO: Florence Bailey; Husband preceded in death 24 Oct 1976.; Resident of Route 1, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by one son: John Roegge of Paris, Mo.; and four daughters: Mrs. Paul (Lucille) Mason and Mrs. Dick (Esther) Snelling, both of Jacksonville, and Mrs. Robert (Jean) Harrison and Mrs. Robert (Rosalie) Miller, both of Virginia; 11 grand and eight great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two half-brothers and two half sisters.

ROEGGE, Walter W.; b: 18 Sep 1903, Arenzvi11e, IL.; d: 6 Aug 1984, Beardstown, IL. (Hosp); Bu: Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Arenzvi11e, IL.; M: Selma Nobis on 19 Feb 1927 in Arenzvi11e, IL.; FA: John Roegge; MO: Emma Paul; Wife preceded in death 9 May 1966.; Survived by the following children: Mrs. Baird (Lorraine) Quigg of Jacksonville, Kenneth Roegge of Beardstown, Harlan Roegge of Arenzville, Mrs. William (Vera) Patterson of Western Springs, Mrs. Ray (Joy) Schnitker of Arenzville, George Roegge of Jacksonville, Mrs. Larry (Freida) Hines of Independence, Mo., and Charles Roegge, Mrs. Ken (Martha) Phelps and David Roegge, all of Arenzville; 25 grand and two great grandchildren; a brother: Paul Roegge of Peoria; and a sister: Olga Werries of Meredosia.; Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

ROEHRS, Margaret M. (Dinger); b: 15 Ju1 1909, Ironton, Mo.; d: 8 Jan 1988, Festus, Mo. (Commty Care Nursing Home); Bu: Rose Lawn Memorial Gardens, Crystal City, Mo.; M: Paul M. Roehrs; FA: Christian Dinger; MO: A1zeda Jane Hasty; Husband preceded in death 18 Dec 1987.; Resident of Festus, Mo.; Survived by six sons: Robert C. of Denver, Colo., Donald S. of Jacksonville, David W. of Milwaukee, Wisc., James J. of Festus, Mo., Gerald W. of Denver, Colo. and Randy T. of Festus, Mo.; four daughters: Mrs. Don (Jane) Atkins of Hesston, Kans., Mrs. Dave (Norma) Robinson of Jacksonville and Mrs. Don (Karen) DeClue and Mrs. Fred (Patricia) Lalumondier, both of Festus, Mo.; 32 grand and 24 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a son: Paul Roehrs Jr.; five brothers; and three sisters.

ROEHRS, Paul M.; b: 28 Aug 1905, St. Louis, Mo.; d: 18 Dec 1987, Crystal City, Mo.; Bu: Rose Lawn Memorial Gardens, Crystal City, Mo.; M: Margaret Dinger; FA: Martin Roehrs; MO: Anna Veld; Resident of Festus, Mo.; Survived by his wife; ten children: Donald F. Roehrs and Mrs. Dave (Norma) Robinson, both of Jacksonville, Robert Roehrs of Denver, Colo, Mrs. Jane Atkins of Kansas, David Roehrs of Wisconsin, Karen De Clue, James Roehrs, Randy Roehrs and Patricia Lalumondier, all of Festus, Mo. and Gerald Roehrs of Colorado; 32 grandchildren, one of whom is Thomas Atkins of Jacksonville; 23 great-grandchildren; a brother: Otto Roehrs of Tenn.; and a sister: Estella Siebert of Pilot Knob, Mo.

ROELLIG, Margaret R. (Ross); b: 5 Nov 1896, Cass Co., IL.; d: 25 Aug 1982, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery; M: Theodore Roellig; FA: Robert Ross; MO: Elizabeth Betz; Resident of Rt. 1., Virginia, II.; Husband preceded in death in 1951.; Survivors include one sister: Mrs. Alma Drinkwater; one brother: Earl Ross, both of Virginia; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by two children, two sisters and one brother.

ROEMER, Arthur B.; b: 18 Jan 1886, Hampton, Ia.; d: 31 Jan 1985, Car1invi11e, IL. (Friendship Home); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL.; M: Alma Leeder on 26 Sep 1906; FA: Charles Roemer; MO: Rosa VanWert; Wife preceded in death in Jan. 1980; Resident of Palmyra, IL.; Survived by five daughters: Ama Roberts of Momence, Fae Turner of Des Moines, Ia., Vera Beck of Alton, Mrs. Roma May Rees of Holmen, Wisc., and Rosemary Harbaugh of Palmyra; four sons: Conrad of Godfrey, Claude of Shipman, Calvin of Hettick, and Clark of Naples, Fla.; one brother: Earl V. of Red River, N. M.; Preceded by two sons, two daughters and one sister.

ROEMER, Jo Ann (Butcher); b: 22 Jun 1928, Scottvi11e, IL.; d: 22 Nov 1995, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hospice); Bu: Land Cemetery, rural Palmyra, IL.; M: Calvin Charles Roemer on 26 May 1946 in Scottvi11e, IL.; FA: William Glenn Butcher; MO: Ila Mae Ballard; Resident of Scottville, IL.; Survived by her husband; four sons: Arthur (wife, Ella May) of Gillespie, Alfred (wife, Sarah) of Patoka, Melvin of Scottvi1le and Marvin (wife, Cynthia) of Hettick; two brothers: James Woodrow Butcher of Roodhouse and Glenn Butcher of Marion; and six grandchildren.

ROEMER, Lyman H.; b: 14 Dec 1927, Alton, IL.; d: 19 Nov 1982, Springfield, IL. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL.; M: Marian Redfern on 26 Aug 1954; FA: Arthur B. Roemer; MO: Alma Leeder; WWII Vet.; Surviving are his wife; two daughters: Carolyn Roemer of Jacksonville; and Brenda Gibbs of Modesto; a son: Harvey Roemer at home; his father of Palmyra; five sisters: Ama Roberts, Momence; Fae Turner, Des Monies, Iowa; Vera Beck, Alton; Rosemary Harbaugh, Palmyra; and Romamay Reese of Holman, Wisc; four brothers: Conrad of Alton; Claude, Shipman; Calvin, Hettick; and Clark of Saybrook; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by his mother, two sisters, a brother and a grandson.

ROESCH, Arthur J.; b: 5 Apr 1900; d: 21 Apr 1983, Springfield, IL. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: St. Mary's Catholic Church Cemetery, New Ber1in, II.; M: Opal Leigh on 26 Dec 1928 in Springfield, IL.; FA: Edward A. Roesch; MO: Mary Eisele; Resident of New Berlin, IL.; Survived by his wife, one daughter: Mrs. Lemuel (Alice) Moss of New Berlin; one son: Arthur L. of Springfield; seven grand and two great-grand children; several nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by a daughter, four brothers and three sisters.

ROESCH, Blye C. (Cheney); b: 4 Aug 1898, Nokomis, II.; d: 25 Aug 1987, Springfield, II. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: St. Mary's Cemetery, New Berlin, II.; M: Elmer Roesch on 6 Jan 1938 in St. Louis, Mo.; FA: Walter Cheney; MO: Jennie Hamel; Resident of New Berlin, IL.; Survived by her husband and several nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.; Preceded by two brothers and three sisters.

ROESCH, Earl T.; b: 15 Jul 1908, New Berlin, II.; d: 17 Jul 1994, Girard, II. (Pleasant Hill); Bu: Sulphur Springs Cemetery, Loami, II.; M: Doris Newenham on 31 Dec 1936 in Petersburg, II.; FA: William Roesch; MO: Gertie Cooksey; Resident of Loami, II.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; one son: William E. Roesch of Springfield; one daughter: Mrs. Dallas (Darlene) Witt of Loami; seven grand and nine great grandchildren; two brothers: Frank Roesch and Clyde Roesch, both of Springfield; one sister: Lucy Williamson of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one great-granddaughter: Jessica Roesch; and a sister: Lois Roesch.

ROESCH, Elmer F.; b: 24 Jun 1906, New Berlin, IL.; d: 19 May 1991, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: St. Mary's Cemetery, New Berlin, IL.; M: Blye C. Wenneborg on 6 Jan 1938 in St. Louis, Mo.; FA: Benedict Roesch; MO: Elenor Clark; Wife preceded in death 25 Aug 1987.; Resident of New Berlin, II.; WII Army Vet.; Survived by one sister: Mrs. Herman (Wilma) Hofferkamp of Springfield; two nephews: Ed Hofferkamp of Springfield and Ben Roesch Jr. of Downey, Calif.; three nieces: Mrs. Michael (Blye) McSweeney of Safety Harbor, Fla., Mrs. Daniel (Sally) Petrone of Springfield and Mrs. Jerry (Margie) Hall of Bellingham, Wash.; and one sister-in-law: Mary E. Roesch.; Preceded by two brothers: Ben and Russell Roesch.

ROESCH, Jessica Lynn; b: 26 Feb 1981, Springfield, IL.; d: 6 Oct 1982, Chicago, IL. (Wyler's Children Hosp); Bu: Sulphur Springs Cemetery, Loami, IL.; MO: Tammy ; Surviving are her mother, of Hoffman Estates; grandparents: William E. and Sandra K. Roesch of Hoffman Estates; great-grandparents: Earl T. and Doris Roesch and Wilton and Louise Moffitt, all of Loami; and great-great-grandmother: Ruth Johnson of New Berlin; and three uncles: William K. Troy and T. C. Roesch, all of Hoffman Estates.

ROESCH, Mildred L. (Barnes); b: 26 Apr 1909,Winchester, II.; d: 16 Dec 1983, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: St. Mary's Cemetery, New Berlin, II.; M: Louis Roesch; FA: Burl Barnes; MO: Ina Barnhart; Resident of 510 N. Diamond, Jacksonville, II.; Husband preceded in death in 1942.; Three children survive: Mrs. Gilbert (Joyce) Todd of Jacksonville, a son: Lewis of Normal, and Mrs. Jerry (Gloria) Kurtz of Seattle, Wash.; 13 grand and two Great grandchildren; the following brothers and - sisters; Mrs. Julia Ballard of Milstead, Russell, James and Edward Barnes, all of Jacksonville, and Betty Jane Knight of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.; Preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.

ROGALA, Alice R. (Lonergan); b: 13 Mar 1915, Murrayville, II.; d: 20 Jul 1996, Lakewood, Wash.; Bu: New Tacoma Cemetery, Wash.; M: Marion "Bud" Rogala; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of Lakewood, Wash.; WWII Army Nurse Corps Vet.; Survived by a son: Mark W. Rogala of Lakewood, Wash.; six grandchildren; two brothers: Frank Lonergan of Jacksonville and Tom Lonergan of Macomb; and two sisters: Heleu Widmer of Highland and Catherine Skinner of Largo, Fla.; Preceded by two sisters: Elizabeth Gephart and Patricia Bircher.

ROGALA, Marion A. "Bud"; b: 6 Apr 1924, Middletown, Conn.; d: 31 Dec 1993, Tacoma, Wash.; Bu: New Tacoma Cemetery, Tacoma, Wash.; M: Alice Lonergan on 17 Ju1 1946 in Phoenix, Ariz.; FA: Charles Rogala; Resident of Tacoma, Wash.; Army Vet. (1942-1963); Survived by his wife; a son: Mark W. Rogala of Gig Harbor, Wash.; a daughter-in-law: Marcia A. Rogala; two sisters: Euphemia and Eugenia of Connecticut; two brothers: Alfred and Robert of Connecticut; and six grandchildren.

ROGERS, Alice J. (Coover); b: 17 Jun 1908, Woodward, Okla.; d: 9 Apr 1991, Rushvi11e, II. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: E1mwood Cemetery, Woodward, Okla.; FA: Jerry Coover; MO: Jennie Wiley; Resident of Woodward, Okla.; Survived by one son: Jerry Easton Williams of Edmond, Okla.; one daughter: Mrs. Victor (Beverly) Jackson of Rushville; four grand and six great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two grandchildren; five brothers; and one infant sister.

ROGERS, Anna Lee (Darringer); b: 6 Mar 1929, Roodhouse, IL.; d: 8 Jan 1978, St. Charles, Mo.; Bu: St. Charles, Mo.; M: Thomas R. Rogers; FA: William Darringer; Resident of St. Charles, Mo.; Survived by her husband; six children: Jay, Judy, Jerry, Jackie, Jocelyn and Jimmy; two grand and four stepgrandchildren; two brothers: Charles of Roodhouse and Raymond of Manchester; a half-brother: Lynn Carmean of Roodhouse; these sisters: Minnie Looper and Shirley Briggs, both of Jerseyville, and Arlene Hutton of Tucson, Ariz.; Preceded by an infant child.

ROGERS, Arthur Monroe; b: 28 Jan 1905, St. Mary's, Mo.; d: 15 Jun 1982, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Rawlins Cemetery, north of Patterson, IL.; M: Malvina Griffith on 15 Jan 1927 in St. Louis, Mo.; FA: William Rogers; MO: Mary Alice Shelton; Resident of White Hall, IL.; Surviving are his wife; six daughters: Mrs. Delmar (Doris) Johnson of Scottville; Mrs. Fred (Frances) Seifers of White Hall; Mrs. Robert (Patricia) Pollard of Roodhouse; Mrs. James R. (Mary) Powell of White Hall; Mrs. Charles Robert (Rita) Young of Hillview and Mrs. John (Donna) Helenthal of Illiopolis; three sons: Arthur W. of White Hall; Dewain of Arenzville and George of Roodhouse; 25 grand, 19 great-grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Cecil (Mabel) Browber of Wood River.; A son, a sister and five brothers preceded in death.

ROGERS, Edwin "Jack"; b: 30 Nov 1927, Pike Co., II.; d: 10 Nov 1977, Winchester, II.; Bu: Winchester City Cemetery; FA: Ralph Rogers; MO: Sylvia Gunlock; Resident of Winchester, II.; Survived by his parents; a sister: Mrs. Harold (Shirley) Crawford of Winchester; and two brothers: Charles E. Rogers of Placerville, Calif. and Terry Lee Rogers of Robstown, Tex.

ROGERS, Finis T.; b: 19 Sep 1886, Greensburg, Ky.; d: 23 Nov 1977, New Berlin, II.; Bu: Woodwreath Cemetery, Island Grove, II.; M: Susie Kern on 14 Oct 1917 in Farmingda1e, II.; FA: Acey Rogers; MO: Mary Rogers; Resident of New Ber1in, II.; Survived by his wife; these children: Kenneth Rogers, Harold Rogers and Mrs. Richard (Shirley) Clark, all of New Berlin; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild.; The last of his immediate family, he was preceded in death by four brothers and one sister.

ROGERS, Flora E. (Taylor); b: 15 Dec 1896, Cass Co., II.; d: 8 Jan 1993, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, II.; M: Herbert W. Rogers in Dec, 1914; FA: John William Taylor; MO: Ida Collins; Husband preceded in death 5 Mar 1972.; Resident of Virginia, II.; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Larry (Mary Margaret) Yearse of Springfield; two sons: Jim Rogers of Oakley and Ed Rogers of Virginia; 10 grand and eight great-grandchildren; two sisters: Margaret Shultz of Virginia and Wilma Sepich of Galesburg; two nieces; and one nephew.; Preceded by one son: Herbert W. Rogers Jr.; three sisters: Edith Pettis, Mary Hare and Leota Koppelman.

ROGERS, Franklin Farmer; b: 18 Oct 1915, Philadelphia, II.; d: 5 Aug 1990, Springfield, II. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, II.; M: Mary Ellen Harney on 20 May 1946 in Mt. Vernon, II.; FA: James F. Rogers; MO: Minnie Farmer; Wife preceded in death 26 Nov 1981.; Resident of 1065 S. Clay Ave., Jacksonville, II.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by a son: Thomas H. Goldsmith of Mesa, Ariz.; three daughters: Mrs. O'Neil (Sandra) Hess of Peoria and Susan Craigmiles and Mrs. John (Toni) Fulkner, both of Jacksonville; four sisters: Louise Sheets of Jacksonville, Lucille Kindred of Alexander, Ida Mae Schuler of Dixon and Mrs. Robert (Mildred) Hartzell of Canton; seven grand and six great-grandchildren.

ROGERS, Gertrude J. (Book); b: 16 Oct 1891, near White Hall, II.; d: 22 Dec 1990, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, II.; M: Nathan Rogers; FA: Charles Book; MO: Matilda Martz; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of Jacksonville; most recently of Murrayville.; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Wesley (Nell) Duncan of Murrayville; three grandsons; 12 great-grand children; two great-great-grandchildren; and three sisters: Alma Vail of Wood River, Maude Crabtree of Roodhouse and Verna Smith of Wrights.; Preceded by three daughters and two sons.

ROGERS, John Kenneth; b: 24 Sep 1919, Springfield, II.; d: 12 Jun 1995, Springfield, II. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Woodwreath Cemetery, Island Grove, II.; FA: Finis Rogers; MO: Susie Kern; Resident of New Berlin, IL.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Theodore (Susan) Farley of Olathe, Kans., Mrs. Nick (Sherry) Fafoglia of Chesterfield, Mo. and Mrs. Mike (Terri) Rogers of Rockford; five grandchildren; one brother: Harold Rogers of New Berlin; one sister: Mrs. Richard (Shirley) Clark of New Berlin; and several nieces and nephews.

ROGERS, Lena (Martin); b: 10 Feb 1892, Palmyra, II.; d: 9 Jan 1982, St. Petersburg, Florida; Bu: [Probably Palmyra, II.]; M: William E. Rogers in 1942; FA: Richard Martin; MO: Kate Padget; A former Palmyra, II. resident.; Husband died in 1973.; Survivors include three daughters: Mrs. Ross Sims and Mrs. Galen Gates, both of Palmyra and Mrs. Maurice Eldridge, Waverly; 12 grand and 27 great-grandchildren.

ROGERS, Loren G.; b: 12 Sep 1914, Jacksonville, II.; d: 10 Jun 1981, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Calvary Cemetery; M: Ann C. Flynn on 16 Nov 1936 in Jacksonville, II.; FA: Charles E. Rogers; MO: Nettie Fernandes; Resident of 345 E. Wolcott, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Thomas E. Rogers of Jacksonville and Loren J. Rogers of Colona; four daughters: Theresa Pate of Jacksonville, Mary V. Davis of Springfield, Margaret Ann Brant of Jacksonville and Cherie A. Gregory of Colorado Springs, Colo.; nine grandchildren; and a sister: Mary K. Dahl of Peoria.; Preceded by a brother and a grandson.

ROGERS, Lula Shaw (Chrisman); b: 1 Feb 1911, Carlinville, II.; d: 3 Aug 1994, Jerseyville, II. (Jersey Commty Hosp); Bu: Kane Cemetery, Kane, II.; M: Shaw; FA: Arthur Chrisman; MO: Susan Adcock; Resident of Kane, II.; Survived by four sons: William Shaw and Ronald Shaw, both of Kane, Wayne Shaw of Portland, Ore. and Kenneth Shaw of Jacksonville; one daughter: Romona Baurer of Oregon; several grand and great-grandchildren; and one sister: Viola Smith of Jerseyville.; Preceded by three sons: Buford, Ervin L. and Robert Shaw; two brothers: Kenneth and Earl Chrisman; and one sister: Lillian Maynard.

ROGERS, Marybeth (Fox); b: 2 Feb 1901, Sinclair, IL.; d: 30 Jun 1977, Winter Haven, Fla. (Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: Wilbur B. Rogers on Sep, 1919 in Kansas City, Mo.; FA: N. T. Fox; MO: Enna Holding; Resident of 11 Bass Circle, Boards Mobile Park, Winter Haven, Florida; formerly of Jacksonville, II.; Survived by her husband; three daughters: Mrs. John B. (Barbara) Major of Michiana, Mich., Mrs. Robert (Ella Jane) Spink of Jacksonville and Mrs. William L. (Betty) Alexander of Conover, Wisc.; 22 grand and several great-grandchildren.

ROGERS, Mary Ellen (Harney); b: 13 Oct 1915, Morgan Co., II.; d: 26 Nov 1981, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: Franklin Rogers on 20 May 1946; FA: James Harney; MO: Ann Mae Lawson; Resident of 1065 S. Clay, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by her husband; four children: Mrs. O'Neil (Sandra) Hess of Peoria, Thomas H. Goldsmith of Salt Lake City, Utah, Mrs. John (Toni) Faulkner and Mrs. William (Susan) Craigmiles, both of Jacksonville; 11 grand and five great-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. R. H. (Georgia) Godfrey of South Jacksonville.; Preceded by a sister: Virginia.

ROGERS, Melvin E.; b: 25 Ju1 1924, Joplin, Mo.; d: 13 Dec 1986, Roadhouse, II.; Bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, II.; FA: Charles Rogers; Resident of Roodhouse, II.; Survived by a close friend: Isabel Johnson of Roodhouse; three foster children: Mrs. Donald (Anna) Scoggins of Eldred, Mrs. Calvin (Peggy) Bick of Roodhouse and Kenny Johnson of Eldred; one daughter: Vera E. Hutchens; one brother: Jack N. Rogers of Crystal City, Tex.; two sisters: Evelyn Bookout and Thelma Dillingham, both of Crystal City, Tex.; 15 foster-grandchildren.

ROGERS, Nell B.; b: 18 Mar 1892, Athensville, II.; d: 5 Mar 1984, Carrollton, II. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Union Cemetery, northwest of Greenfield, II.; FA: George W. Rogers; MO: Sophia Maberry; Resident of Carrollton, II.; Preceded in death by her entire family, including four sisters and six brothers.

ROGERS, Susie J. (Kern); b: 23 Sep 1900, rural Springfield, II.; d: 24 Mar 1990, Jacksonville, II. (Modern Care Nursing Home); Bu: Woodwreath Cemetery, Island Grove, IL.; M: Finis T. Rogers on 14 Oct 1917 in Farmingdale, II.; FA: William Kern; MO: Lottie Lacey; Husband preceded in death 23 Nov 1977.; Resident of New Berlin, II.; Survived by two sons: Kenneth and Harold, both of New Berlin; a daughter: Mrs. Richard (Shirley) Clark, also of New Berlin; four grand and four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by her parents; four brothers and two sisters.

ROGERS, Sylvia (Gunlock); b: Pike Co., IL.; d: 8 Feb 1979, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Winchester City Cemetery, Winchester, IL.; M: Ralph Rogers; FA: Ed Gunlock; MO: Elizabeth ; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of Winchester; was 72 years of age at death.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Harold (Shirley) Crawford of Winchester; two sons: Charles Eugene of Placerville, Calif. and Terry Lee of Robstown, Tex.; nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and a sister: Kay Roames of Davenport, Iowa.; Preceded by a son: Jack; and two sisters.; Husband died in 1970.

ROGERS, Wilbur; b: 14 Jun 1899, Waverly, II.; d: 10 Apr 1983, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); M: 1) Mary Beth Fox 2) Catherine Fanning; FA: Walber B. Rogers; MO: Ella Woods; Resident of Murrayville, II.; WWI Vet.; 1st wife preceded him in death.; Surviving are his wife, three daughters: Mrs. John B. (Barbara) Major of Coronada, Calif.; Mrs. Robert (Ella Jane) Spink of Jacksonville; and Mrs. William (Betty) Alexander of Boyd, Mont. There are 21 grand and 31 great-grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. George W. Adams of Cape Girardeau, Mo. and one brother, Andrew J. Rogers of Boulder, Colo.

ROGERS, William H.; b: 3 Dec 1891, Dunlap, IL.; d: 26 Jan 1979, Davenport, Iowa; Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Norena Smith in 1912; Wife preceded in death in Nov, 1961.; Resident of Davenport, Iowa.; Survived by his daughters: Mrs. H. Dale (Lula) Rose of Jacksonville and Mrs. Harry (Luella) Driver of Route two, Jacksonville; six grand and seven great grandchildren.; The last of his immediate family, he was preceded by a son: Charles.

ROGERS, William W.; b: 26 Dec 1916, Kamp, Ky.; d: 1 Apr 1996, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Island Grove Cemetery, Island Grove, IL.; M: Anna Dudley on 20 Jan 1939 in St. Louis, Mo.; FA: William Stamper Rogers; MO: Mary Emma Pickett; Resident of Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by his wife of Jacksonville; one daughter: Mrs. Michael (Linda) Dawdy of Jacksonville; one granddaughter; one brother: Dennis Rogers of Virginia; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by three brother: Fred, Carse and Ezra Rogers; and three sisters: Mae Acree, Clara Dudley and Lydia Rogers.

ROHLFING, Anna "Marie" (Kramer); b: 23 Apr 1909, Mason Co., IL.; d: 15 Oct 1995, rural Beardstown, IL., Bu: Fairview Cemetery, rural Mason Co., IL.; M: Ze1mer Rohlfing on 24 Jan 1940 in Beardstown, IL.; FA: John H. Kramer; ; MO: Anna Marie No1temsmeier; Husband preceded in death 1 Aug 1990.; Resident of R.R. 1, Beardstown, IL.; Survived by three sons: Jack Rohlfing of Murrayville, Ronald Rohlfing of Beardstown and Eldon (wife, Diana) Rohlfing of Beardstown; two brothers: Henry Kramer of Chandlerville and John Paul Kramer of Bath; two sisters: Louise Bassett and Dorothy Turner, both of Beardstown; and special friends: Ardith Moran and Ruth Huston, both of Beardstown, and Barbara Garman of Jacksonville; seven grand and two great-grandchildrens.; Preceded by one son: Zelmer Rohlfing Jr.; one granddaughter; one sister: Jennie Lane; and two brothers: Art and Alvin Kramer.

ROHLFING, Ernest; b: 4 Jan 1912, Mason Co., IL.; d: 19 Jan 1994, Beardstown, IL. (St. Luke Nursing Home); Bu: Fairview Cemetery, north of Chand1ervi11e, IL.; M: Bessie Lauder on 11 Jun 1973; FA: John Rohlfing; MO: Georgia Vaughn; Resident of Beardstown, IL.; Survived by his wife; two stepdaughters: Ethel (husband, Sam) Sporkam and Bobbie (husband, Jack) Vincent, both of Beardstown; six stepgrandchildren; one step-great-grandson; and one sister: Rosie McCoy of Beardstown.; Preceded by four brothers and one sister.

ROHLFING, Ze1mer "Buzz"; b: 14 Dec 1907, Mason Co., II.; d: 1 Aug 1990, Springfield, II. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Fairview Cemetery, Beardstown, II.; M: Anna Marie Kramer on 24 Jan 1940 in Beardstown, II.; FA: John Rohlfing; MO: Georgina Vaugh; Resident of rural Beardstown, II.; Survived by three sons: Jack of Hanover Park and Ron and Eldon, both of Beardstown; seven grandchildren; two sisters: Nettie Steele of Michigan City, Ind. And Rosie McCoy of Beardstown; and one brother: Ernest Rohlfing of Beardstown.; Preceded by an infant son and three brothers.

ROHLING, Anna B. (Henken); d: 20 Feb 1985, Carlyle, II. (Health Care Center); Bu: St. Francis Catholic Church Cemetery, Aviston, II.; FA: Norbert Henken; MO: Lena Pohlmann; A former resident of Jacksonville and Aviston, II.

ROHLING, Paul A.; b: 21 Sep 1922, Sugarcreek, IL.; d: 22 Oct 1995, Breese, IL. (St. Joseph's Hosp); Bu: St. Mary's Cemetery; M: Margie Korte on 19 Aug 1947 in Pierron, IL.; FA: Frank Rohling; MO: Ella Bellm; Resident of Trenton, IL.; Survived by his wife of Trenton; one son: Keith (wife, Wendy) Rohling of Trenton; and two daughters: Joyce (husband, Don) Schmidt of Jacksonville and Geralyn (husband, Jerry) Rehkemper of Highland; one sister: Marie Vaninger of Trenton; and seven grandchildren.; Preceded by two brothers: Noe and Cyril Rohling.

ROHN, Amos M.; b: 1 Mar 1919, Bainbridge. Schuyler Co.. IL.; d: 4 Jun 1990, Rushvi11e, IL. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Rushvi11e City Cemetery; M: Eileen Wells on 14 Aug 1946 in Rushvi11e, IL.; FA: Frank Rohn; MO: Minnie Kanous; Resident of 222 S. Jackson St.. Rushvi11e. IL.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; one son: Larry of Rushville; two daughters: Sue Tolle of Vernon Hills and Jeanne Lee of Hayworth; one brother: Don of Dallas City; three sisters: Olive Langeland, Clarine Fulks and Marietta Ackman, all of Rushville; ten grand and two greatgrandchildren.; Preceded by one brother: James.

ROHN, Barbara (Bowman); b: 22 Jun 1912, Illinois; d: 25 Jan 1985, Dayton, Ohio; Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Howard J. "Smiley" Rohn on 11 May 1941 in Beardstown, Il.; FA: Joseph Bowman; MO: Bertha Lovell; Husband preceded in death 26 Feb 1976.; Resident of Dayton, Ohio; formerly of Beardstown, IL.; Survived by two daughters: Shirley Jockish of Illinois and Dorothy Smith of Union, Ohio; a son: Edwin Rohn of West Milton, Ohio; nine grand and six great-grandchildren; and a brother: William Bowman of Jay, Okla.

ROHN, Charles A.; b: 21 May 1886, Cass Co., IL.; d: 22 Ju1 1986, Rushvi11e, II. (Snyder Vaugh Haven Nursing Home); Bu: Rushvi11e Cemetery; M: 1) Berty Downs on 21 Sep 1907 in Brown Co., IL. 2) Faye Root on 21 May 1935 in Lewistown, IL.; FA: Caspar Rohn; MO: Delilah Dunn; 1st wife died 30 Jun 1934; 2nd died 1 Ju1y 1975.; Resident of Rushvi11e, IL.; Survived by one son: Dwight of Birmingham, Ala.; three daughters: Mrs. Alice Gabbart of East Peoria, Mrs. Vera Langdon of Galesburg and Mrs. Carl (Marguerite) Crum of rural Rushvi11e; 12 grand, 33 great-grand and 14 great-great-grandchi1dren; one sister: Mrs. Etta Humphreys of Jamestown, Mo.; Preceded by three brothers, three sisters, two half-brothers and one half-sister.

ROHN, Homer; b: 9 Mar 1905, Schuyler Co., II.; d: 17 May 1989, Mt. Sterling, II.; Bu: Hersman Cemetery, near Mt. Sterling, II.; M: Minnie Thompson on 14 Apr 1923; FA: Walter Rohn; MO: Ida Brown; Wife preceded in death 17 Feb 1989.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, II.; Survived by three sons: Walter W. of Silsbee, Tex., Roy L. of East Peoria and Jerome C. of Hersman; six grand and 11 great-grandchildren.

ROHN, Howard J. "Smiley"; b: 15 Jul 1896, Beardstown, II.; d:26 Feb 1976, Beardstown, II. (Hosp); Bu: Beardstown Cemetery; M: Barbara Bowman on 11 May 1941 in Beardstown, IL.; FA: William Rohn; MO: Anna Mann; Resident of 1401 E. 6th St., Beardstown, IL.; Survived by his wife; a son: Edwin J. Rohn and a daughter: Mrs. Dan (Dorothy) Smith, both of Beardstown; a step-daughter: Mrs. Bradley Jockisch of Chapin; a sister: Mrs. Myrtle Harn of San Antonio, Tex.; four grand, five step-grand; and two step-great-grandchildren.; Preceded by three brothers and tour sisters.

ROHN, Julia E. (Bowen); b: 26 Mar 1895, Schuyler Co., IL.; d: 6 Aug 1982, Rushvi11e, IL. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Langford Cemetery, south of Rushvi11e, IL.; M: 1) Thomas Bunfill on 17 May 1914 [Died 17 May 1940] 2) Walter Rohn [Died 17 Dec 1953]; FA: Andrew Bowen; MO: Rachel Elizabeth Ridenour; Resident of Rushvi11e, IL.; Survived by 10 nieces and four nephews. Preceded by five sisters and seven brothers.

ROHN, Minnie M. (Thompson); b: 23 Feb 1903, Lewisvi11e, IL.; d: 17 Feb 1989, Rushvi11e, IL. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Hersman Cemetery; M: Homer Rohn on 14 Apr 1923 in Rushvi11e, IL.; FA: John Thompson; MO: Ellen Robinson; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL.; Survived by her husband; three sons: Walter W. Rohn of East Peoria and Jerome C. Rohn of Hersman; six grand and 11 great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Edna Hills of Pekin and Mrs. Ivar (Lara) Classon of Pontiac, Mich.; Preceded by two brothers, a sister, three grandchildren and a great-grandchild.

ROHN, Walter Wayne; b: Rushville, IL.; d: 28 Jul 1996, Beaumont, Tex. (St. Elizabeth Hosp); Bu: R. S. Farmer Memorial Cemetery, Silsbee, Tex.; M: Evelyn ; Resident of Silsbee, Tex.; was 71 years of age at death.; Survived by his wife of Silsbee, Tex.; three sons: Roger of Mt. Sterling, Ronnie of Caribou, Maine and Rodney of Silsbee, Tex.; one daughter: Constance Bruns of Silsbee; nine grand and three great-grandchildren; and two brothers: Roy of East Peoria and J.C. of California.

ROHRL, Josef; d: 9 Sep 1989, Regensburg, West Germany; M: Katharina Meisinger; Survived by a son: Heribert Rohrl of Manching; 3 daughters: Gertraud "Trudy" Crawford, wife of Lawrence Crawford Jr. - formerly of Jacksonville, Ida Kammermeier of Hunderdorf and Monika Jung of Munich; 18 grandchildren - 13 in West Germany and 5 in the United States; many great-grandchildren; six sisters and two brothers.; Preceded by a son: Georg.

ROLAND, Earl A.; b: 19 Jul 1922, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 24 Nov 1992, Jacksonville, IL.; Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Mary L. Carter on 22 Dec 1950 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Bert Roland; MO: Mary Arthur; Resident of 932 Goltra Ave., Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by his wife and several nieces and nephews.

ROLEY, Joseph; b: 23 Oct 1907, Camp Point, IL.; d: 17 Apr 1990, Beardstown, IL.; Bu: Oakland Cemetery, Petersburg, IL.; M: Jean Gerdes on 16 May 1943 in Petersburg, IL.; FA: Chester Raymond Roley; MO: Edith Yancy Farlow; Resident of 211 W. Ninth St., Beardstown, IL.; Survived by his wife; one son: Robert Roley of Champaign; four daughters: Patricia Lafary of Bushnell, Sharon Becker of Beardstown, Kathy Fischer of Baltimore, Md. and JoDeen Roley of Beardstown; six grand and 13 great-grandchildren; two brothers: Harry Rolley and Chester Roley, both of Macomb; and one sister: Maude Portaleous of Yankton, S.D.; Preceded by one sister and one grandchild.

ROLF, Albert; b: 5 Oct 1890, Scott Co., IL.; d: 30 Aug 1983, Jacksonville, IL. (Convalescent Cntr; Bu: Nee1yvi11e Cemetery; M: Alegunda Placke; FA: Henry Rolf; MO: Mary Elizabeth Marsh; A resident of Bluffs, IL.; Wife preceded in death.; Survivors include one daughter: Mrs. J. D. (LaVern) Shull of Quincy; one son: Ver1in Rolf of Bluffs; nine grand and 17 great-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Flora Redshaw of Jacksonville.; Preceded in death by one daughter; one son; six brothers; and four sisters.

ROLF, Bernida L. (Meyer); b: 14 Apr 1918, Arenzvi11e, IL.; d: 19 Oct 1984, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Arcadia Cemetery; M: Harold Rolf on 26 May 1943 in Arenzvi11e, IL.; FA: Henry L. Meyer; MO: Minnie Winkelman; Resident of Arenzvi11e, IL.; Survived by her husband; two sisters: Mrs. Louise Schroeder of Arenzvi11e and Mrs. Robert (Bernice) Lovekamp of Bluffs.

ROLF, Charles Jr.; b: 20 Jun 1918, Exeter, II.; d: 6 Jan 1994, rural Bluffs, II.; Bu: Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, rural Bluffs, II.; M: Emmalee Koch on 20 Jun 1940 in rural Bluffs, II.; FA: Charles Rolf Sr.; MO: Freda Buescher; Resident of R.R. 1, Bluffs, II.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Kenneth (Sharon) Wright of Jacksonville and Mrs. Mike (Margi) Winkleman of Morrison; four grandchildren; and one brother: John H. Rolf of Beardstown.; Preceded by an infant son: David Charles Rolf; and an infant daughter: Judy Kay Rolf.

ROLF, Freda (Buescher); b: 19 Mar 1895; d: 24 Dec 1987, Beardstown, II.; Bu: St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, near Arenzvi11e, II.; M: Charles Rolf on 3 Feb 1916; FA: Fred Buescher; MO: Augusta; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of Beardstown, IL.; Survived by two sons: Charles of Bluffs and John of Beardstown; six grand and 11 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by her parents; and one brother: John Buescher.

ROLF, Helen C. (McPherren); b: 7 Sep 1918, Winchester, II.; d: 1 Aug 1988, Winchester, II. (Scott Co. Nursing Home); M: Leroy Rolf on 13 Sep 1936 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: William McPherren; MO: Ora Ellen Cline; Resident of Winchester, II.; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Carol Moore of Winchester; a granddaughter: Mrs. J. D. (Bobbi Sue) Fearneyhough of rural Winchester; and two great-grand children; a brother: Homer McPherren of Corona, Calif.; and two nieces: Virginia Vortman of Bluffs and Marsha Gores of Corona, Calif.

ROLF, Leonard; b: 24 Dec 1920, Brown Co., II.; d: 22 Jul 1990, Mt. Sterling, II. (Heritage Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cemetery; M: Marjorie Gibson on 9 May 1945 in Mt. Sterling, II.; FA: John Rolf; MO: Christine Kassing; Wife preceded in death 28 Jun 1988.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, II.; Survived by three sons: Larry, Ronald and Michael, all of Mt. Sterling; two sisters: Verna Veith and Mrs. Gerald (Marjorie) Wagner, both of Mt. Sterling; two grandchildren: Mrs. Laura Davis of Arenzville and Jim Rolf of Mt. Sterling.; Preceded by one brother.

ROLF, LeRoy Frank; b: 28 Jun 1913, Oxvi11e, IL.; d: 10 Jan 1989, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Winchester City Cemetery; M: Helen McPherren on 13 Sep 1936 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: Henry Rolf; MO: Catherine Stegemann; Wife preceded in death in Aug, 1988.; Resident of Winchester, IL.; Survived by a daughter: Carol Moore of Winchester; a granddaughter: Mrs. J. D. (Bobbi Sue) Fearneyhough of R.R. 2, Winchester; and two great-grandchildren: Robby and Marcy Fearneyhough.; Preceded by a brother: Leonard; and a sister: Vera Stinebaker.

ROLF, Marjorie F. (Gibson); b: 8 Mar 1924, Schuyler Co., IL.; d: 28 Jun 1988, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cemetery; M: John Leonard Rolf on 9 May 1945 in Mt. Sterling, IL.; FA: Edwin Gibson; MO: Lola Bowen; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL.; Survived by her husband; three sons: Larry, Ronnie Eugene and Michael John, all of Mt. Sterling; two grandchildren: Laura and Jim of Mt. Sterling.; Preceded by her parents, a brother and a sister.

ROLF, Rachae1 A. (Veith); b: 27 May 1923, Tony, Wisc.; d: 8 May 1995, Mt. Sterling, IL. (Heritage Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL.; M: A. C1etus Rolf on 1 Feb 1951; FA: Frank J. Veith; MO: Edith A. Kunkel; Husband preceded in death 14 Feb 1964.; Resident of 307 N. Capitol Ave., Mt. Sterling, IL.; Survived by one brother: Lawrence Veith of Mt. Sterling; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by four brothers: Edward, Louise, Clemens and Philip; and two sisters: Anna Wagner and Dorothy.

ROLFE, Grace E. (Hill); b: 31 Mar 1893, Newington, Ontario, Canada; d: 12 Sep 1985, Seminole, Florida; Bu: Family Cemetery, Liston, N.Y.; M: Homer S. Rolfe on 2 Feb 1920; FA: William Hill; Husband preceded in death in 1959.; Resident of Madeira Beach, Fla.; Survived by the following children: Ann Rolfe of Madeira Beach, Fla. Mary R. Heller of Jacksonville, Mrs. Betty Schaeffer of Pittsford, N.Y., Helen O'Brien of Norwich, N.Y., Robert C. Rolfe of Boca Raton, Fla. and Eleanor Holden of Clifton Park, N.Y.; 17 grandchildren, one of whom is Mrs. Nanette Applebee of Jacksonville; and 11 great-grandchildren.

ROLLER, Brayton D.; b: 27 Nov 1912, Western Mounds, IL.; d: 6 Aug 1979, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Keller Cemetery; M: Pauline Rands on 4 Oct 1939 in Union, Mo.; FA: David A. Roller; MO: Lulu Holmes; Resident of Greenfield, IL.; Survived by his wife; two children: Mary Kay Raffety of Carlinville and Robert of Greenfield; four grandchildren; and a brother: Kenneth.

ROLLER, Eula (Lady); b: 10 Ju1 1900, Fordtown, Tenn.; d: 21 Dec 1981, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery; M: Arch Roller; FA: George Lady; MO: Florence Snodgress; Resident of Palmyra, IL.; Husband died in 1965.; Surviving are four brothers: Walter Lady of Normal and Roy, Joustine and Arthur Lady, all of Tennessee.

ROLLER, Mildred G. (White); b: 20 Apr 1895, Palmyra, II.; d: 7 Mar 1985, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, II.; M: Henry H. Roller; FA: Henry White; MO: Nellie Crum; Husband preceded in death in 1980.; Resident of Palmyra, II.; Survived by one son: Clarence of Girard; a sister: Edith Costello of Springfield; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a brother and a sister.

ROLLET, Dorothy Louise (Singleton); b: 4 Apr 1923, Chicago, II.; d: 11 Dec 1989, Springfield, II.; M: Paul Rollet in 1943 in Chicago, II.; FA: John Singleton; MO: Josie Lockhart; Resident of Springfield, II.; Survived by her husband; a son: John Charles of Chatham; three daughters: Dorothy Ann Rollet of Lawrence Kansas, Linda Sue Singer of Park City, Utah and Barbara Jo Hortsman of Melrose Park; a sister: Ruth Lind of Downers Grove; and four grandchildren: Lindsay Nicole Singer, Daniel Joel, Paul Jacob and Bethany Allison Rollet.

ROLLINS, Ivan Rex; b: 3 Oct 1901, Walkership, II.; d: 10 Apr 1977, rural Hillview, II.; Bu: White Hall Cemetery; FA: Fred Rollins; MO: Rosanna Collins; Resident of Route 1, Hillview, II.; WWII Air Force Vet.; Survived by an aunt: Mrs. Neita Schutz of White Hall; and several cousins.

ROLOFF, Doris Elizabeth (Shoemaker); b: 17 Nov 1903, Mason Co., II.; d: 31 Oct 1982, Springfield, II. (St. John's North Hosp); Bu: Bethel Cemetery; M: Fred Roloff on 30 Nov 1919; FA: Louis Shoemaker; MO: Mussa Force; A resident of Chandlerville, II.; Surviving are her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Eileen Sturdy of Springfield; a son: Wilbur Roloff, Edinburg; four grand and six great-grandchildren.; two brothers: Hubert Shoemaker of Virginia and Gilbert Shoemaker of Chandlerville.; Preceded in death by a brother, a sister and a grandchild.

ROLOFF, Fred; b: 12 Aug 1901, Mason Co., II.; d: 3 Oct 1992, Springfield, II. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Bethel Cemetery, Mason Co., II.; M: Doris E. Shoemaker on 30 Mar 1919; FA: Frank Roloff; MO: Minnie Vanauken; Wife preceded in death 31 Oct 1982.; Resident of Chandlerville, II.; Survived by one daughter: Eileen Sturdy of Springfield; three grand daughters; eight great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; and a number of nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one son: Wilbur; two granddaughters; one sister; and five brothers.

ROLOFF, Edith M. (Rawlings); b: 5 Mar 1922, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 2 Apr 1983, Springfield, IL. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Bethel Cemetery; M: Wilbur Roloff in Mar 1949; FA: Edwin Rawlings; MO: Belvia Hicks; Resident of Edinburg, IL.; Survived by her husband, one daughter, Mrs. Shirley Ann Foutch of Canton., and four grandchi1dren. Four brothers, Richard Rawlings of Lincoln, Edwin Rawlings, Robert Rawlings and Frank Rawlings, all of Springfie1d, a1so survive. Preceded in death by one daughter.

ROLSON, James "Jack"; b: 15 Sep 1886, Nortonville, IL.; d: 31 Mar 1977, Jacksonville, IL. (Meline Nursing Home); Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; M: 1) Catherine McAllister in 1906 (died in 1959) 2) Martha E. Fanning (died in 1972); FA: James M. Rolson; MO: Mary G. Rogers; Resident of 1316 E. Railroad St., Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by three children: Mrs. William (Hazel) Due of Jacksonville. Mrs. Helen Mills of Moline and Howard Rolson of Jacksonville; a brother: Bruce Rolson of Pleasant Plains; three sisters: Mrs. Bessie Kratchmeier of Waco. Tex.. Mrs. Minnie Dodsworth of Springfield and Mrs. Ora Kelly of Nortonville; ten grand and 26 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two sisters; a brother; and a grandson. who was killed in military service.

ROLSTON, Wayne; b: 22 Apr 1908, Franklin, IL.; d: 17 Feb 1993, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Franklin Cemetery, Franklin, IL.; M: Bernice Margaret Spires on 26 0ct 1927 in Franklin, IL.; FA: J. O. Rolston; MO: Lucy Meredith; Resident of Franklin, IL.; Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. Rex (Jane) Redfern of Chesterfield, Mo., Mrs. Gene (Carol) Brown of Little Canada, Minn. and Mrs. Edward (Clada) Harrell of Hugo. Minn.; one son: Richard Rolston of Lincoln; 13 grand and seven great-grandchildren; and three sisters: Alma Williamson of Staunton, Urla Haynes of Elkhart and Evelyn Scott of Franklin.; Preceded by one daughter: Marian Joan Rolston.

ROMAN, De1phino "Del"; b: 12 Oct 1896, Udine, Italy; d: 22 Apr 1987, Jacksonville, IL. (Meline Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Hazel L. Davidson on 9 Mar 1929 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Louis Roman; MO: Marie ; Resident of 215 E. Pennsylvania, Jacksonville, IL.; Was raised in Citrone1le, Ala.; moving to Benld in 1910.; WWI Vet.; Survived by his wife; a brother: John Romans of Rock Island; a sister: Mrs. Mary Audi of Benld; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by a brother: Dante.

ROMAN, Hazel L. (Davidson); b: 9 Mar 1904, Pike Co., IL.; d: 26 Sep 1994, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: De1phino Roman on 9 Mar 1929 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Robert E1za Davidson; MO: Mary Jane Coonrod; Husband preceded in death 22 Apr 1987.; Resident of 215 E. Pennsylvania Ave., S. Jacksonville.; Survived by two nieces: Marian Houston and Blanche Peplow, both of Pekin; a nephew: Leslie Davidson Jr. of Pekin; and several great-nieces and nephews.; Preceded by a brother: Leslie Augustus Davidson.

ROMANG, Amelia L.; b: 10 Oct 1908, Waverly, IL.; d: 14 Nov 1985, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: St. Sebastian Church Cemetery, Waverly, IL.; FA: Godfrey Romang; MO: Hannah Cushen; Resident of Springfield, IL.; Survived by a sister: Mrs. Harold Yaffee of Sioux City, Iowa; a sister-in-law: Florence Romang of Waverly; two nieces and two nephews.; Preceded by a brother: John Romang.

ROMANG, Florence (Gorman); b: 22 Aug 1904, Farmersville, II.; d: 11 Nov 1996, Jacksonville, II. (Modern Care Nursing Home); Bu: St. Sebastian Cemetery, Waverly, II.; M: John Christian Romang on 3 Mar 1930; FA: Martin Lawrence Gorman; MO: Mary Ann McGrath; Husband preceded in death 23 Jan 1975.; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Waverly, II.; Survived by two sons: Donald (wife, Joann) of Waverly and Lawrence (wife, Josephine) of Springfield; one daughter: Mrs. Don (Kathy) English of Jacksonville; 10 grand and 10 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by three brothers and five sisters.

RONAT, Darwin W. "Ronnie"; b: 7 Jan 1912, Carlyle, II.; d: 10 Aug 1996, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Ruth Imboden on 12 Nov 1938; FA: Arthur Ronat; MO: Mayme Lowe; Resident of 7 Baldwin Rd., Jacksonville, II.; WWII & Korean War Army Vet.; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Steven (Cheri) Crew of Lagrangeville, N.Y. and Mrs. Ray (Helen) Greenfield of Jacksonville; one son: Bill Ronat of West Melbourne, Fla.; and three grandchildren.; Preceded by one brother: Lowe Ronat.

RONAT, Lowe A. "Ronnie"; b: 13 Feb 1914, St. Louis, Mo.; d: 1 Oct 1977, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; FA: Arthur N. Ronat; MO: Mayme Lowe; Resident of 651 S. Prairie, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by his mother: Mrs. Mayme Fitzsimmons of Jacksonville; and a brother: Darwin W., also of Jacksonville.

ROODHOUSE, Anna Frances (Chapman); b: 19 Jan 1910, Manchester, IL.; d: 28 Apr 1995, Carrollton, IL. (Reisch Nursing Home); Bu: White Hall Cemetery, White Hall, IL.; M: Ernest C. Roodhouse on 7 Mar 1943 in Manchester, IL.; FA: Charles D. Chapman; MO: Emma Blevins; Resident of White Hall, IL.; Survived by her husband; a sister-in-law: Dorothy Whtie of Sun City, Ariz.; and a nephew: Curtis Blevins of East Alton.; Preceded by one brother: Russell Chapman.

ROODHOUSE, Avis A. (Moulton); b: 14 May 1894, White Hall, IL.; d: 5 Mar 1991, Greenville, IL. (Memorial Hosp); Bu: White Hall Cemetery; M: Henry Benjamin Roodhouse on 9 Feb 1916 in White Hall, IL.; FA: Fred Moulton; MO: Ella Giller; Husband preceded in death 17 May 1983.; Resident of Greenvil1e; formerly of White Hall.

ROODHOUSE, Cecile Alam (Taylor); b: 20 May 1892, Patterson, IL.; d: 12 Aug 1981, White Hall, IL. (White Hall Hosp); Bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL.; M: George B. Roodhouse; FA: Leslie Taylor; MO: Ida Mae Hicks; Resident of White Hall, IL.; Husband died 28 Sep 1944.; Survivors include three sons: Byron Roodhouse of Pittsfield, William Franklin Roodhouse of San Francisco, Calif., and Edward Clair Roodhouse of White Hall; three daughters: Mrs. Howard (Kathryn) Blake of White Hall, Frances Isabel Cariss of Granite City and Mrs. Paul (Louise) Pittman of Carrollton; 24 grand and 43 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by one brother.

ROODHOUSE, Charles Edward Sr.; b: 13 Oct 1895, White Hall, II.; d: 30 Jan 1977, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); M: Louise E. Gardnier on 20 Dec 1916; FA: Charles B. Roodhouse; MO: Abbie T. ; Wife preceded in death in 1967.; Resident of Route 1, White Hall, II.; Survived by two Sons: James Warren of Frankfurt, Germany and Charles Edward Jr. of Port Huron, Mich.; a daughter: Mrs. Rosetta Erb of West Lafayette, Ind.; two grandsons; two granddaughters; and two brothers: Henry B. and Ernest C., both of White Hall.

ROODHOUSE, Dennis Lee; b: 23 Jun 1953, Granite City, IL.; d: 3 Jan 1990, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Gridley, California; M: Cindy Jackson on 8 Aug 1987 in Reno, Nev.; FA: Edward C. Roodhouse; MO: Vivian E. ; Resident of White Hall, IL.; Air Force Vet.; Survived by his wife; his father and stepmother: Edward C. and Rose Roodhouse of Jacksonville; his mother: Vivian E. Moody of Mesa, Ariz.; a son: Matthew Roodhouse, two daughters: Cherish Roodhouse of Jacksonville and Amanda Kay Roodhouse of San Jose, Calif.; a brother: Mark Edward Roodhouse of Apache Junction, Ariz.; a half-brother: Edward C. Roodhouse II of Jacksonville; five sisters: Colleen Sue LeGrand of Paradise Valley, Ariz., Nancy Louise Roodhouse and Betty Ann Clemens, both of Mesa, Ariz., Rebecca Jean Anderson of Fulson, Calif. and Robin Lynn LaCorte of Phoenix, Ariz.

ROODHOUSE, Henry Benjamin; b: 1 Apr 1894, White Hall, IL.; d: 17 May 1983, Greenvi11e, IL. (Fair Oaks Nursing Home); Bu: White Hall Cemetery; M: Avis Moulton on 9 Feb 1916; FA: Charles B. Roodhouse; MO: Abbie Tunison; A former resident of White Hall, IL.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Robert (Dorothy) Rimington of Freeport; two sons: Charles M. of Freeport and C. Bennett of Greenville; ten grand and ten great-grandchildren; and one brother: Ernest of White Hall.; Preceded by two brothers and one sister.

ROODHOUSE, John; b: 6 Mar 1903, Roodhouse, IL.; d: 10 Sep 1994, Jacksonville, IL. (Barton Stone Nursing Home); Bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL.; FA: William C. Roodhouse; MO: Lovezi1a Hasford; Resident of Roodhouse, IL.; Survived by his wife of J'ville; three sons: John (wife, Naomi) Roodhouse Jr. of Rogers, Ark., Jim (wife, Darlene) Roodhouse of Peoria and Dick (wife, Bonnie) Roodhouse of Franklin; two daughters: Mrs. Home (Nancy) Briggs of Groveland and Mrs. Enneth (Mary Lou) Newby of Springfield; 16 grand, 26 great grand and two great great-grand children; and one sister: Ruth Schraeder Carmel of Indiana.; Preceded by two brothers: Benjamin and George of Roodhouse; two sisters: Evelyn Neal and Meda Neal; one grand and one great-granddaughter.

ROODHOUSE, Lillie Belle "Jill" (Hanes); b: 7 Ju1 1926, Chillicothe, Mo.; d: 10 May 1987, Pittsfield, IL.; Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: Byron Roodhouse on 14 Aug 1949 in Kirksville, Mo.; FA: Rev. Fred Hanes; MO: Velma Cannon; Resident of Pittsfield, IL.; Survived by her husband; one son: George of Macomb; three daughters: Deborah Roodhouse Reed of Kansas City, Kans., Beth Roodhouse of Boulder, Colo. and Sarah Roodhouse Ervin of Bloomington; two brothers: William of Kansas City, Kans. and Fred of San Mateo, Calif.; three sisters: Sarah Thorington of Ft. Wayne, Ind., Velma Yeoham and Anna Hecket of Pleasant Plains, Iowa; and seven grandchildren.

ROODHOUSE, Mary Jo. (Brown); b: 17 Sep 1921, Edwardsvi11e, IL.; d: 22 Sep 1976, St. Louis, Mo. (Barnes Hosp); Bu: White Hall Cemetery; M: Weston Roodhouse on 28 Feb 1942 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Elmer Brown; MO: Pearl Binney; Resident of White Hall, IL.; Survived by her husband; these children: Mrs. John (Linda) Cochraen of Sacramento, Calif., Dr. Peter Roodhouse of Jacksonville, Mrs. Anthony (JoEllen) Carmone of Angel City, Luzon, Philippines; Harry Roodhouse of Springfield, and Mrs. Roger (Rosemary) Davis of Overland Park, Kansas; four grandchildren; her mother, Mrs. E. E. (Pearl) Crabtree of Jacksonville; these sisters: Mrs. Harris (Alice Mary) Rowe of Jacksonville and Mrs. Owen (Betty) Gardner of San Francisco, Calif.; Preceded in death by her father.

ROODHOUSE, Mary Rose (Mulligan); b: 27 Aug 1950, Peoria, IL.; d: 28 Aug 1990, Springfield, IL. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL.; M: Edward Roodhouse on 8 Oct 1978; FA: William Mulligan; MO: Cora Keppel; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of White Hall, IL.; Survived by her husband; a son: Edward Roodhouse II of Jacksonville; and a brother: Harry Mulligan of Peoria.; Preceded by her parents and one brother.

ROODHOUSE, Mildred P. (Mosier); b: 1 Dec 1901, Wyconda, Mo.; d: 21 Feb 1990, Carrollton, II. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: White Hall Cemetery; M: Russell W. Roodhouse on 8 Feb 1921 in White Hall, II.; FA: Clarence Mosier; MO: Louisa Kesinger; Husband preceded in death 19 Oct 1973.; Resident of White Hall, II.; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Victor (Betty) Long of East Alton, Mrs. Joe (Jane) Gound of Ashkum and Mrs. Don (Marilyn) Goben of White Hall; eight grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and one great-greatgrand child; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

ROODHOUSE, Rose Elizabeth (Goss); b: Ferguson, Mo.; d: 26 Mar 1993, Jacksonville, II. (Barton Stone Nursing Home); Bu: White Hall Cemetery, White Hall, II.; M: Weston Roodhouse on 22 Apr 1977 in Clayton, Mo.; FA: Edward Goss; MO: Josephine Witt; Resident of White Hall, II.; Survived by her husband; one son: Tim Maupin (wife Judy) of Kansas City, Mo.; and three grandchildren.; Preceded by one brother: Joseph Goss; and one sister: Virginia Goss.

ROOK, Clara C.; b: 21 Nov 1895, Morgan Co., IL.; d: 17 May 1988, Jacksonville, IL. (Convalescent Cntr); Bu: Calvary Cemetery; FA: Robert Rook; MO: Julia Doolin; Resident of 925 S. Diamond, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by a nephew: Robert Rook of Kansas City, Mo.; a niece: Mrs. Herbert Kratoska of Shawee, Kans.; and several cousins.; The last of her immediate family, she was prececed by two brothers and a sister.

ROOKS, Elizabeth (Scoggan); b: 8 Jun 1895, Timewell, IL.; d: 7 Mar 1976, Quincy, IL. (St. Mary's Hosp); Bu: Howe Cemetery, Brown Co., IL.; M: Arthur Rooks in June, 1914 in Brown Co., IL.; FA: William Scoggan; MO: Susie Long; Husband preceded in death in 1965.; Resident of Route one, Timewell, IL.; Survived by a brother: W. D. Scoggan of Timewell.; Preceded by a daughter and a son.

ROOSA, Eva Belton (Bertram); b: 22 Apr 1920, Sunnybrook, Ky.; d: 26 Aug 1992, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Antioch Cemetery, east of Jacksonville, IL.; M: 1) Thurman Belton on 25 Jun 1938 in Rockville, Ind. 2) Roosa; FA: Leslie C. Bertram; MO: Cora Irene Lester; 1st husband preceded in death 15 Dec 1961.; Resident of Alexander, IL.; Survived by four children: William Earl and Jimmy Joe Belton, both of Alexander, Mrs. Gary (Barbara Jean) Goacher of Taylorville and Virginia Lee Bergschneider of Jacksonville; two grandchildren; three brothers: William of Worthington, Ind., A.D. of Chicago and James Bertram of Ironwood, Mich.; three sisters: Rose Brown of Pekin and Ruth Ann Workman and Evelyn Morgan, both of Indianapolis.; Preceded by three brothers: Hubert, Roy and Brady Bertram.

ROOSA, Nellie May; b: 5 Sep 1910, Winchester, IL.; d: 3 Nov 1984, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Winchester City Cemetery; FA: Washington Roosa; MO: Mary Towell; Resident of Winchester, IL.; Survived by two brothers: Jim of Green River, Wyo.; and George of Winchester; one sister: Mrs. Mary Pennell of Winchester; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one brother.

ROOSA, Nona B. (Guthrie); b: 10 Mar 1900, Nebo, II.; d: 15 Aug 1984, White Hall, II. (American Nursing Home); Bu: White Hall Cemetery; M: Ronald A. Roosa on 10 Jan 1928 in Chicago, IL.; FA: Oscar Guthrie; MO: Emma Sidwell; Husband preceded in death 22 Sep 1953.; Survived by a sister: Lela Craddock of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by six sisters and a brother.

ROOSA, Ruth E. (Browning); b: 14 Mar 1917, Chambersburg, II.; d: 19 Aug 1994, Springfield, II. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Astoria Cemetery, Astoria, II.; M: Howard W. Roosa on 28 Nov 1943 in Griggsvi11e, II.; FA: Russell H. Browning; MO: E1ma V. Howell; Resident of Astoria, II.; Survived by her husband; one son: Kenneth Roosa of Butler, Penn.; three daughters: Carol Rynyon of Lincoln, Sharon Allen of San Antonio, Tex. and Marlene Roosa of Richmond, Va.; six grandchildren; one brother: Howell Browning of Chambersburg; and one sister: Evelyn Davis of Galesburg.

ROOT, Alice Rose (McHatton); b: 8 Aug 1920, Mt. Sterling, II.; d: 18 Aug 1994, Chicago, II. (Holy Cross Hosp); Bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, II.; FA: John McHatton; MO: Bertha Ebbing; Resident of Chicago; formerly of Mt. Sterling, II.; Survived by two sons: James Edward and John Thomas Root, both of Chicago; one brother: Charles McHatton; and two sisters: Mary Smith of Peoria and Mrs. Jack (Judy) Hibbs of Rushville.; Preceded by two brothers: Joseph and William; and three sisters: Margie Dierker, Norma Marcellus and Janet McHatton.

ROOT, Elizabeth C. (Cameron); b: 5 Jul 1912, Woodstock, Schuyler Co., IL.; d: 5 May 1978, Rushville, II.; Bu: City Cemetery, Rushville, II.; M: Lloyd C. Root on 21 Oct 1957 in St. Louis, Mo.l FA: Robert G. Cameron; MO: Myra Longsdon; Husband preceded in death 18 Mar 1978.; Resident of 419 Bessie St., Rushville, II.; Survived by two sons: Gene Kirkham of Rushville and David Kirkham of Pompton Lakes, N.J.; five grandchildren; a sister: Miss Edith Cameron of Rushville; and a brother: Wayne Cameron of Rushville.; Preceded by two brothers: Harley and Robert; and a sister: Evelyn.

ROOT, Emma E. (Hopping); b: 13 Jan 1923, Astoria, II.; d: 28 Oct 1990, Rushville, II. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Union Chapel Cemetery, north of Astoria, II.; M: Eldred Root on 26 Feb 1958 in Macomb, II.; FA: Ernest W. Hopping ; MO: Grace M. Dutton; Resident of Industry, II.; Survived by her husband; four sons: David Lee Palmer of Las Vegas, Nev., James Allen Palmer and Verle Eugene Root, both of Macomb, and Darryl Dwight Root of Reno, Nev.; two daughters: Mary Lou Schoonover of Colchester and Dianne Kay Prewitt of Macomb; 13 grand and 12 great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Opal Stambaugh of Astoria and Melba Davis of Bardolph.; Preceded by two brothers and one sister.

ROOT, Helen Augusta (Rutledge); b: 16 Apr 1924, Riverton, II.; d: 28 Jul 1984, Jacksonville, II.; Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; M: John Root on 17 Sep 1974 in Jacksonville, II.; FA: Charles Rutledge; MO: Lizzie May Hustler; Resident of 304 N. Clay Ct., Jacksonville, II.; Survived by her husband; a sister: Mrs. Bill (Ann Rutledge) Wilson of Aurora; and several nieces and nephews.

ROOT, Jeanne L. (Drum); b: 7 Aug 1923, Decatur, IL.; d: 8 Sep 1994, Decatur, II. (St. Mary's Hosp); Bu: Star of Hope Mausoleum, Graceland Cemetery, Decatur, IL.; M: Edward D. Root Sr. on 15 Sep 1950; FA: Kenneth L. Drum; MO: Dorothy Stark; Resident of Decatur, II.; Survived by her husband; her stepmother: Doris Drum of Manchester, Me.; four children: Linda A. (husband, John) Meece of Jacksonville, Russell J. Grant of Boulder Creek, Calif., Jade L. Elliot of Hayward, Calif. and Edward D. (wife, Karen) Root Jr. of Decatur: two sisters: Betty (husband, Allen) Coykendall of Farmington, Conn. and Nancy (husband, Bryce) Meldrum of Lewistown, Me.; one brother: Jim (wife, Glenda) Drum of Damariscotta, Me.; 10 grand and four great-grandchildren.; Preceded by one sister.

ROOT, Julia B. (Howell); d: 7 Jan 1981, Minneapolis, Minn. (Itel Hosp); Bu: Mt. Sterling City Cemetery; M: James A. Root; FA: Hezekiah Howell; MO: Laura Persinger; Husband preceded in death 21 Nov 1974.; Resident of Richfield, Minn.; formerly of Brown Co., II.; Survived by a niece: Mrs. Emma Herche of Rushvi11e; and a nephew: William Howell of Middletown, Rhode Island.

ROOT, Lloyd D. "Mutt"; b: 1 Oct 1913, Bainbridge, Schuyler Co., II.; d: 18 Mar 1978, Rusvhi11e, II.; Bu: Rushvi11e Cemetery; M: Bessie Cameron Kirkham on 21 0ct 1957 in St. Louis, Mo.; FA: George Root; MO: Della Lang; Resident of Rushville, II.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Bennie (Holly) Cain of R.R. 2, Rushville; four brothers: Clarence, John and Chester Root of Rushville and Virgil Root of Macomb; two step-sons: Gene and David Kirkham; and five step-grandchildren.; Preceded by a sister and four brothers.

ROOT, Louise M. (Salrin); b: 5 May 1935, Brown Co., II.; d: 2 Dec 1987, Quincy, II. (St. Mary's Hosp); Bu: Mt. Sterling, II. Catholic Cemetery; M: Robert W. Root on 15 Jan 1955; FA: Russell Salrin; MO: Emmogene Koch; Resident of Quincy; formerly of Mt. Sterling, IL.; Survived by her husband; her parents of Mt. Sterling; and eight children: Steven of Quincy, David of Menden, Michael of Phoenix, Ariz., Douglas and Kevin, both at home; three daughters: Mrs. Charles (Kathy) Buehler and Karen of Quincy and Keri, at home; seven grandchildren.; Preceded by a grandson and one aunt.

ROOT, Olive F. (McCoy); b: 26 Mar 1898, Brown Co., IL.; d: 15 Mar 1982, Rushvi11e, IL. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Versailles West Side Cemetery; M: Charles H. Root on 24 Feb 1923 in Pike Co., IL.; FA: John McCoy; MO: Emma Northern; Resident of Versailles, IL.; Husband preceded in death 19 Dec 1974.; Survivors include two sons: Charles T., Heidelberg, Germany, and William M., Salt Lake City, Utah; a brother: Curtis McCoy, Yucaipa, Calif.; two sisters: Mrs. W. C. (Imogene) Miles, Redlands, Calif. and Mrs. T. A. (Ruby) Thompson, Quincy; seven grand and eight great-grandchildren.; Preceded in death by two brothers and a granddaughter.

ROOT, Rolland Eugene; b: 16 Sep 1893, Versailles, IL.; d: 19 Oct 1982, Beardstown, IL. (Long Term Care Fc1ty); Bu: Versailles Cemetery; M: Susie Candace Spoonamore on 10 Feb 1916 in Versailles; FA: Moses Albert Root; MO: Emma Jane Fields; A former resident of 200 E. South St., Mt. Ster1ing, Il.; Surviving are his wife, of the Beardstown Long Term Care Facility; a daughter: Mrs. Ilbert (Emma) Snyder of rural Mt. Sterling; three sisters: Mrs. Georgia Wilson of Mt. Sterling; Mrs. Pauline McCaskill of Timewell; and Mrs. Margaret Haney of Paradise, Calif.; six grand, 25 great-grand and 23 great-great-grandchildren.

ROOT, Susie (Spoonamore); b: 8 Aug 1895, Brown Co., IL.; d: 11 Sep 1996, Beardstown, IL. (St. Luke's Nursing Home); Bu: Family Lot, West Side Cemetery, Versailles, IL.; M: Rolland Eugene Root on 10 Feb 1915 in Versailles, IL.; FA: Zachery Taylor Spoonamore; MO: Sarha Ann Logsdon; Husband preceded in death 19 Oct 1982; Resident of Versailles, IL.; Survived by six grand, 26 great-grand, 48 great-great grandchildren; and one great-great-great-grandchild.; Preceded by two daughters: Emma Snyder and Glenna Herron; six brothers; two sisters; and two grandsons.

ROOT, Vera J. (Vandeventer); b: 17 Aug 1906, Versailles, IL.; d: 29 Jul 1992, Rushville, II. (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: West Side Cemetery, Versailles, IL.; M: Norlyn Root on 10 Jun 1928 in Jacksonville, II.; FA: Fred Vandeventer; MO: Coral Simpson; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL.; Survived by her husband; one son: Horace Root of Frankfort, Ky.; two grand and two great-grandchildren.

ROPP,Dorothy Hughes (Benedict); b: 23 Apr 1911, McLean, II.; d: 21 Mar 1995, McClean, II. (BroMenn Reg Med Cntr); M: 1) E. L. "Dick" Hughes 29 Jun 1932 2) Raymond Ropp on 12 Oct 1968; FA: Ollie Benedict; MO: Mabel Johnson; 1st husband died 31 Aug 1966; 2nd died 10 May 1988.; Resident of McLean, IL.; Survived by one son: Jack Hughes of Jacksonville; one daughter: Jill Foley of McLean; six grand and two stepgrandchi1dren and 12 great-grandchildren;. Preceded by one brother; and on stepdaughter.

RORABAUGH, Doris Marie (Willis); b: 17 Aug 1914, White Hall, II.; d: 3 Ju1 1995, Carrollton, II. (Reisch Nursing Home); Bu: City Cemetery, Carrollton, IL.; M: 1) Harvey C. Locke on 23 Apr 1932; 2) Frederick Rorabaugh on 30 Apr 1968; FA: Amos Willis; MO: Mary Elizabeth Patterson; 1st husband died in 1950; 2nd died in 1977.; Resident of Carro11ton, IL.; Survived by four stepdaughters: Marsha Robinson of Sacramento, Calif., Babe Loyer of Payson, Ariz. And Ann Ammons and Ginger Luton, both of San Bernardino, Calif.; one sister: Rosa May Foster of Carrollton; Preceded by one sister: Olive Willis; and one brother: Coy Willis.

ROSALEZ, Stephanie Rae; b: 18 Dec 1985, Honolulu, Hawaii; d: 18 Dec 1985, Honolulu, Hawaii; FA: Steve Rosalez; MO: Sandra ; Survived by her parents; two brothers: Steven Ray and Richard Anthony; maternal grandparents: Joy L. James of Limestone, N.Y. and Robert L. James Sr. of Kalispell, Mont.; paternal step-grandparents: Leland and Mary Bingham of Virginia, II.; maternal great grandmother: Helen Scacchi of Limestone, N.Y.; and paternal step-great-grandmother: Grace Bingham of Virginia, II.

ROSE, Arvin; b: 2 Mar 1913, Fry, Ky.; d: 7 Aug 1994, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Irene Dudley on 21 May 1943 in Santa Barbara, Calif.; FA: Henry Rose; MO: Martha ; Resident of Lot 20, Rolling Acres, Jacksonville.; WII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; one son: Ron (wife, Debbie) Rose of Bluffs; one daughter: Mrs. Gary (Kaye) Evans of Winchester; two brothers: Ulis Rose of Rogers, Ark. and Robert (wife, Lora) Rose of Shelbyville; one sister: Dora Jones of Greensburg, Ky.; eight grand and four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by his parents; one brother: Oscar Rose; and three sisters: Lula Rose, Bessie Houk and Eva Cincebox.

ROSE, Charles W.; b: 14 Jun 1900, Roodhouse, II; d: 21 Aug 1976, Carro11ton, II. (Boyd Memorial Hosp); Bu: Jones Cemetery; M: Lillie Turek on 26 Apr 1947; FA: Charles Rose; MO: Charletta ; Resident of Roodhouse, II.; WWI Vet.; Survived by his wife; a son: C. R. Rose of Downey, Calif.; a step-son: Delbert Rees of California; two sisters: Lillie Reed of Caseyville and Lola Buchanan of St. Louis.; Preceded by two brothers and a sister.

ROSE, Edward Paul; b: 11 Ju1 1934, St. Louis, Mo.; d: 8 Aug 1987, Media, Pa. (Riddel Mem Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; FA: Pastor Herbert Rose; MO: Vera Schuessler; Resident of 106 Caldwell St., Jacksonville, II.; Survived by his mother; four brothers: Robert H. of West Point, N.Y., Fred C. of Hot Springs, Ark., Walter E. of St. Louis, Mo. and Richard J. of Philadelphia, Pa.; and one sister: Eleanor V. Siess of Minneapolis, Minn.

ROSE, Elizabeth L. (Rath); b: 25 Nov 1901, St. Francis, Kansas; d: 21 Aug 1981, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Browning Cemetery; M: Lee Rose on 11 Apr 1928 in St. Francis, Kansas.; FA: Jacob Rath; MO: Emma Karnatz; Husband died in 1981.; Resident of Frederick, IL.; Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Mildred Goldsberry and Mrs. Dorothy Livington, both of Springfield and Mrs. Geneva Black of Frederick; two sons, Robert Rose of Edinburg and Gary Rose of Chino, Calif.; 22 grand and 21 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Edward Rath and Lloyd Rath of St. Francis, Kansas; a sister, Louella of St. Francis, Kansas.

ROSE, Florence (Chapin); b: 17 Oct 1901, White Hall, IL.; d: 5 Apr 1990, St. Louis, Mo.; Bu: White Hall Cemetery; M: G. Lynde11 Rose on 19 Sep 1926; FA: Dr. H. A. Chapin; MO: Grace Danforth; Husband preceded in death 1 Jun 1985.; Resident of White Hall, IL.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Robert (Joyce) Bills of Jacksonville; three grandchildren: Robert Searcy Bills Jr. of G1encoe, Thomas Chapin Bills of St. Louis and Thomas Chapin Rose II of Charleston.; Preceded by a son: Thomas C. Rose; and a granddaughter: Constance Chapin Bills.

ROSE, Gail H.; b: 23 Jan 1928, Pittsfield, IL.; d: 7 Oct 1990, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Ashland City Cemetery; M: Mary ; FA: Daniel Rose; MO: Mary Ethylene Ellis; Resident of Ashland, IL.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife of Ashland; one son: Rick Rose of New Berlin; two daughters: Michelle Rose of Ashland and Mrs. Keith (Gailla) Freeman of Johnson City, Tenn.; one granddaughter: Melissa Loundsberry of Johnson City, Tenn.; two brothers: Daniel Rose of High Falls, N.Y. and Jean Rose of Independence, Mo.; one sister: Mrs. Darrell (Kay) Dunham of Pittsfield; and numerous nieces and nephews.

ROSE, George Lyndell; b: 22 Nov 1902, Milton, IL.; d: 1 Jun 1985, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: White Hall Cemetery; M: Florence Danforth Chapin on 29 Sep 1926; FA: Thomas Nathaniel Rose; MO: Beryl Foreman; Resident of White Hall, II.; Survived by his wife; a son: Thomas Chapin Rose of Godfrey; one daughter: Mrs. Robert S. (Joyce) Bills of Jacksonville; and three grandchildren: Robert Searcy Bills Jr. of San Francisco, Calif., Thomas Chapin Bills of St. Louis and Thomas Chapin Rose II of Springfield.; Preceded by one granddaughter: Constance Chapin Bills of Jacksonville.

ROSE, Harry; b: 7 Sep 1885, Alton, IL.; d: 30 May 1979, White Hall, IL. (Hosp); Bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL.; M: Cora Edwards in 1918; FA: Ben Rose; MO: Mary Miller; Wife preceded in death in 1964.; Resident of Hi11view, IL.; Survived by a son: Kenneth Grizzle of Godfrey; one grandchild; and two great-grandchildren; and one sister: Bertha Hoffman of Alton.; Preceded by three brothers and five sisters.

ROSE, Lee; b: 8 Sep 1895, Kay Co., Oklahoma; d: 31 Mar 1981, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Browning Cemetery, Browning, IL.; M: Elizabeth L. Rath on 11 Apr 1928 in St. Francis, Kans.; FA: Andy Rose; MO: Mary Penton; Resident of Frederick, IL.; Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. Mildred Goldsberry and Mrs. Dorothy Livingston, both of Springfield, and Mrs. Geneva Black of Frederick; two sons: Robert of Edinberg and Gary of Los Angeles, Calif.; 22 grand and 21 great-grandchildren; three sisters: Mrs. Birda Kern of Phillipsberg, Kans, Mrs. Bertha Ludwig of St. Francis, Kans. and Mrs. Nellie McFarland of Eckert, Colo; and a brother: Ralph of Eckley, Colo.; Preceded by a daughter; two brothers; and a sister.

ROSE, Lillie A. (Turek); b: 13 May 1915, Nebraska; d: 27 Ju1 1982, White Hall, IL. (Hosp); Bu: Jones Cemetery, east of White Hall, IL.; M: Charles Rose on 26 Apr 1947; FA: Frank Turek; MO: Stacy Anna Peltz; Husband preceded in death in 1976.; Resident of Roodhouse, IL.; Survived by a brother: Frank Turek of Hemingford, Neb.; and a sister: Libbie Prochazka of Wilber, Neb.

ROSE, Lola (Dobey); b: 6 Dec 1916, Brown Co., IL.; d: 2 Jan 1995, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Hersman Cemetery, near Mt. Sterling, IL.; M: Wilbur Leroy Rose on 30 Jan 1935 in Rushvi11e, IL.; FA: Cicero Dobey; MO: Amanda Huston; Resident of 211 E. South St., Mt. Sterling, IL.; Survived by her husband; one son: Wilbur Wayne of Palmyra, Mo.; four daughters: Mrs. Robert (Virginia) DeWitt of Mt. Sterling, Vera Rose of Brighton, Shirley Clark of Meredosia and Mrs. Ronald (Barbara) Garthaus of Mt. Sterling; one brother: Seldon Dobey of Dunedin, Fla.; 14 grand and 30 great-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Gerald (Alta) Christner of Mt. Sterling; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by her parents; 10 brothers: Oren, Estel, Golden, Walter, Raleigh, Ralph, Austin and Luther Dobey, and Roy and Truman Dobey, both in infancy.

ROSE, Robert Dale; b: 2 Jun 1939, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 12 Jun 1994, Decatur, Ala.; M: Mary Lou ; FA: H. Dale Rose; MO: Lu1a ; Resident of Decatur, Ala.; Survived by his parents of Naples, Fla.; his wife; one son: Brian Rose of Decatur, Ala.; one daughter: Andrea Rose of Decatur, Ala.; and one sister: Mrs. Norman (Cheryl) McHarg of Bi1oxi, Miss.

ROSE, Vera (Schuessler); b: 31 Dec 1905, St. Louis, Mo.; d: 2 Aug 1993, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Herbert C. Rose on 1 Jun 1927 in St. Louis, Mo.; FA: Ernst Schuessler; MO: Magdalene Koestering; Resident of 873 Grove, Jacksonville, IL.; Husband preceded in death in 1975.; Survived by four sons: Robert H. Rose of Highland Falls, N.Y., Frederick Rose of Hot Springs, Ark., Walter E. Rose of New Orleans, La. and Richard J. Rose of Philadelphia, Pa.; one daughter: Mrs. Kenneth (Eleanor) Siess of St. Paul, Minn.; 11 grand and several great-grandchildren.; Preceded by one son: Edward P. Rose; two grandsons; two brothers and two sisters.

ROSE, Wesley Eugene; b: 29 Sep 1926, Jacksonville, II.; d: 22 Sep 1993, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, II.; FA: Johnathon Wesley Rose; MO: Pearl Stucker; Resident of 301 West Beecher, Apt 510, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by three sisters: Iva Myers, twin sister Lorene Witwer, both of Jacksonville, and Grace Savastano of Show Low, Ariz.; and one brother: Johnathon Arthur Rose of Wilmington.

ROSEBERRY, Donald L.; b: 22 Oct 1929, Springfield, IL.; d: l3Dec 1986, southwest of Pittsfield, IL.; Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: Marjorie "Midge" Schwasberg on 10 Oct l95l in Springfield, II.; FA: Robert L. Roseberry; MO: Mary E. Lyon; Resident of Pittsfield, II.; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Tom (Marilee) Casteel of Springfield; two sons: Michael and Mark, both of Pittsfield; four grandchildren; one brother: Frank of Hopedale.; Preceded by his parents and one brother in infancy.

ROSENBERGER, Maya L. (Stover); b: 6 Nov 1902, Marion, IL.; d: 18 Aug 1996, Centra1ia, IL. (St. Mary's Hosp); Bu: Hillcrest Cemetery, Sandoval, IL.; M: Roy G. Rosenberger on 20 Oct 1920 in Marion, IL.; FA: Will Stover; MO: Ida Mettebarger; Husband preceded in death 3 Sep 1986.; Resident of Sandoval, IL.; Survived by one son: Elvis Al (wife, Georgina) Rosenberger of Jacksonville; two granddaughters; and two great-grandsons.; Preceded by one brother: Clyde Stove; and two sisters: Edna Metcalf and Verna Laws.

ROSENBERGER, Roy Glen "Rosie"; b: 13 Oct 1899, Woodlawn, IL.; d: 3 Sep 1986, Centra1ia, IL. (St. Mary's Hosp); Bu: Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery, near Sandoval, IL.; M: Maya Louise Stover on 20 Oct 1920 in Marion, IL.; FA: Eugene Rosenberger; MO: Ada Mandrell; Resident of rural Sandoval, IL.; Survived by his wife; a son: Al Rosenberger of Jacksonville; two granddaughters: Mrs. Bunny Pero of Laguna Hills, Calif. and Mrs. Gaylon Sue Sabin of University City, Mo.; two great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Loretta Loyd of O'Fallon, Mo. and Anna Frazier of St. Louis, Mo.; Preceded in death by a brother.

ROSENTRETER, Evelyn B. (Boente); b: 27 Sep 1924, Carlinville, IL.; d: 2 Mar 1995, Alton, IL. (Memorial Hosp); Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Carlinville, IL.; M: Harold Rosentreter on 28 May 1960 in Carlinville, IL.; FA: Frank Boente; MO: Mary Reznicek; Resident of Carro11ton, IL.; Survived by her husband; three daughters: Drs. John (Kathie) Wuellner of Godfrey, Mrs. Kris (Suzanne) Lister of Memphis, Mo. and Mrs. Keith (Mary) Winkler of St. Charles, Mo.; two sons: Kris (wife, Theresa) Rosentreter of Carlinville and Stephen (wife, Cindy) Rosentreter of Carrollton; nine grandchildren; two sisters: Genevieve Godar of Hardin and Beatrice Watson of Carlinville; and one brother: Edward Boente of Carlinville.

ROSS, Alan; b: 27 Aug 1948, Quincy, IL.; d: 8 Dec 1992, Brown Co., IL.; Bu: Benvi11e Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL.; M: Stacey Fluckiger on 31 Oct 1987; FA: George Lyle Ross; MO: Minnie David; Resident of Springfield, IL.; Survived by his wife; his mother of Mt. Sterling; four sons: Curt, Casey, Robbie and Richie Ross, all of Springfield; a stepson: Troy Rachford of Springfield; two sisters: Mary Herron of Chandlerville and Janet "Kay" Williams of Mesa, Ariz.; a granddaughter; four nieces; and several cousins.; Preceded by his father.

ROSS, Alford A.; b: 2 Feb 1909, Springfield, II.; d: 5 Jun 1989, Roodhouse, II.; Bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, II.; M: Louise Wyatt in 1943; FA: George Ross; MO: Lydia Retherford; Resident of Roodhouse, II.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Sharlet Crum of Las Vegas, Nev. and Mrs. David (Brenda G.) Henson of Roodhouse; two sons: Grover Andy Ross of Roodhouse and Rodney C. Ross of Roodhouse; a brother: Ernest of Roodhouse; a sister: Beatrice Taylor of Seattle, Wash.; several half-brothers and half-sisters; 12 grand and six great-grandchildren.; Preceded by three grandchildren.

ROSS, Charles H.; b: 31 Mar 1903, Greenfield, IL.; d: 31 Aug 1977, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, II.; M: Inez ; FA: Luther Ross; MO: Jennie ; Resident of Palmyra, II.; Survived by his wife; four sons: Charles Jr. of Greenfield, Robert of Quincy, Gerald of Urbana and William of Belleville; a daughter: Mrs. Audrey Blalock of Springfield; a sister: Mrs. Elsie Butler of Urbana; and 17 grandchildren.; Preceded by a sister.

ROSS, Cornelia S. Tatum (Sikes); b: 10 Dec 1896, Fentress, Miss.; d: 11 Dec 1991, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: 1) Thomas M. Tatum in Apr, 1920 in Meridian, Miss. 2) Herman H. Ross on 1 Aug 1937; FA: James S. Sikes; MO: Margaret Tomlinson; Both husbands preceded in death; 2nd on 31 May 1982.; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Ralph (Mary Margaret) Withee of Jacksonville; two grandsons; five great-grand children.; Preceded by five brothers, one sister and one granddaughter.

ROSS, Curtis Howard; b: 17 Mar 1914, Calhoun Co., IL.; d: 11 Apr 1996, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); M: Marie Cary on 7 Feb 1942; FA: Milton Ross; MO: Maude Retherford; Resident of Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by his wife; four sons: David Ross of Arizona, Aubery Ross of Illinois, Allen Ross of Jacksonville and Richard Ross of Louisiana; five daughters: Sharon Mattes of Chapin, Donna Greenwood and Diane Short, both of Springfield, Carol Ward of Texas and Linda Kennedy of Arenzville; and 12 grandchildren.

ROSS, David; b: 15 Feb 1958, Racine, Wisc.; d: 30 Mar 1989, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Urbana, IL.; FA: Origen Ross; MO: Ruth Lee; Resident of Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by his mother of Urbana; and a sister: Donna Ross, also of Urbana.

ROSS, Dora I. (Anderson); b: 14 Aug 1901, Oneida, II.; d: 28 Oct 1995, Burlington, Iowa Bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, II.; M: Jack A. Ross on 26 Jan 1924 in Galesburg, II.; FA: Nels Anderson; MO: Mary Larson; Husband preceded in death in May 1973.; Resident of Burlington; formerly of Greenfield.; Survived by a sister-in-law: Plommie Anderson of Burlington, Iowa; three nieces and eight nephews.; Preceded by one sister and five brothers.

ROSS, Doris May (Robison); b: 29 Jun 1931, Chester, IL.; d: 20 May 1985, White Hall, IL. (Hosp); Bu: Williams-Edwards Cemetery, Barrow, IL.; M: Ernest G. Ross on 21 Dec 1948 in Jerseyvi11e, IL.; FA: Harry Robison; MO: Loretta Cange; Resident of R.R. 1, Roodhouse, IL.; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Gleeda Ross of Chandlerville; and three sons: Ernest David of White Hall, Robert of Hi11view and Michael of Roodhouse; two sisters: Juanita Whalen of Dupo and Shirleen Mogg of Roodhouse; and two brothers: LeRoy of Roodhouse and Ronald of Jacksonville.; Preceded by one brother and one sister.

ROSS, Earl; b: 11 Oct 1891, Cass Co., II.; d: 18 Feb 1985, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, II.; M: Ethel Geuder; FA: Robert B. Ross; MO: Elizabeth Betz; Wife preceded in death in 1971.l WWI Vet.; Resident of Virginia, II.; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Melvin (Katherine) Ring of Virginia, Mrs. John (Helene) Irlam of Murrayvi11e and Mrs. Sherwood (Thelma Ann) Cronk of P1ainview; two sons: Robert of Clearwater, Fla. and Roy of Springfield; a sister: Alma Drinkwater of Virginia; 12 grand and 13 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by one sister and three brothers.

ROSS, Eleanor A. (Auwarter); b: 29 May 1905, Troy, IL.; d: 6 Feb 1985, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Carrollton City Cemetery; M: Kenneth Ross on 13 Mar 1932; FA: Robert F. Auwarter; MO: Caroline Dollinger; A resident of Carro11ton, IL.; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. John (Helen) Nichols of Greenville, Penn.; three sons: Truman Ross of Carrollton, Russell Ross of Fisher and Weiland Ross of Park Ridge, N.J.; nine grandchildren; and a brother: Charles Auwarter of Troy.

ROSS, Ethel May (Rickart); b: 27 Dec 1891, Liberal, Kansas; d: 15 Dec 1982, White Hall, IL. (Hosp) Bu: White Hall Cemetery; M: Ernest Franklin Ross; FA: Jacob Henry Rickart; MO: Sophronia Giller; Husband preceded in death 20 Oct 1920.; Surviving are one son: Richard Ross of Burlington, Iowa; and one daughter: Mrs. Don (Betty) Lakin of Murrayville; five grand and eight great-grandchildren.; Preceded in death by three sisters and one brother.

ROSS, Fay H. (Strong); b: 25 Jul 1889, Browning, II.; d: 18 Feb 1986, Beardstown, II. (Hosp); Bu: Astoria Cemetery; M: Winfield B. Ross on 22 Feb 1911 in Browning, II.; FA: Lewis Strong; MO: Rosalie Minton; Husband preceded in death 30 Apr 1976.; Resident of Beardstown; formerly of Schuyler Co., II.; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. William (Rosalie) Thompson of Marion, Iowa and Mrs. Gilbert (Marjorie) Lebkuecher of Beardstown; a son: Winfield Ross of Trenton, Mo.; six grand and 11 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a brother; two sisters; and two grandchildren.

ROSS, Franklin Joseph; b: 9 Dec 1943, Virginia, II.; d: 11 Ju1 1982. Bremerton, Washington (Harrison Hosp); Bu: [Probably in Virginia, II.]; FA: Paul Ross; MO: Versie ; Resident of Washington; formerly of Virginia, II.; Surviving are his mother; three brothers: Sonny Ross of Olympia, Wash.; Wayne Ross of Bremerton, Wash. and Larry Ross of Glasford; two sisters: Juanita Caldwell of Ogalala, Neb.; and Wasetta Sidebottom of Virginia.

ROSS, Gary L.; b: 9 Jun 1951, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 6 Ju1 1992, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, IL.; FA: Carl M. Ross; MO: Shirley L. Hickman; Resident of Waverly, IL.; Survived by his parents of Waverly; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

ROSS, George Lyle; b: 26 Mar 1910, Griggsvi11e, IL.; d: 26 Sep 1984, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Family lot, Clayton South Side Cemetery, C1ayton,IL.; M: Minnie Loretta Davis on 21 Dec 1940 in Mt. P1easant,Ia.; FA: George Ross; MO: Stella Shinnebarger; Resident of 1335 S. Diamond, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by his wife, of Jacksonville; two daughters: Mrs. Donald (Mary) Herron of Chandlerville and Mrs. Blain (Kay) Williams of Scottsville, Ariz.; one son: Alan L. Ross of Springfield; and seven grandchildren.; Preceded in death by his parents and two brothers.

ROSS, Hazel May (Escue); b: 21 Jun 1919, Egypt, Ark.; d: 14 Mar 1983, Faraday, Peoria, II.; Bu: Bethel Cemetery, Mason Co., II.; M: Ernest Ross on 26 Oct 1936; FA: Jack Escue; M0: Agnes Fort; Survived by her husband; two sons: Bobby Ross of Olympia, Wash., and Bill Ross of Huntington, Calif.; eight grandchildren; and four Sisters: Mrs. Lucy Ballard of Egypt, Ark., Mrs. Mildred Williams, Mrs. Faye Golden and Mrs. Freda Crowe, all of Rockford.

ROSS, Herman H.; b: Unit City, Tennessee; d: 31 May 1982, Florence, Alabama (Rolling Acres Nursing Home); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Cornelia Tatum; Resident of Florence, Ala.; formerly of Anchorage, Alaska.; Was 81 years of age at time of death.; Surviving are his wife; a stepdaughter: Mrs. Ralph (Mary Margaret) Withee, Jacksonville; a sister: Mrs. Nettie Bryant, Memphis, Tenn.; two stepgrandsons: Richard and Tom Withee, both of Jacksonville; and five step-great-grandchildren.

ROSS, Inez H. (McGarvey); b: 3 Oct 1903, Ceres, II.; d: 21 Jun 1986, Springfield, II. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, II.; M: Charles H. Ross on 21 Oct 1923; FA: Thomas McGarvey; MO: Mary Phillips; Husband preceded in death 31 Aug 1977.; Resident of Palmyra, II.; Survived by one sister: Mrs. Le1a Casteel of Champaign; one daughter: Mrs. Audrey Blalock of Springfield; four sons: Charles Jr. of Greenfield, Rev. Robert of DeKa1b, Gerald of Champaign and William of Belleville; 19 grand and ten great-grandchildren.

ROSS, Irma C. (Mullen); b: 8 Jul 1912, Modesto, II.; d: 13 Jul 1989, Springfield, II. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, II.; M: Lawrence N. Ross on 6 Dec 1941; FA: Aaron Mullen; MO: Maude Forth; Husband preceded in death 14 Feb 1947.; Resident of Palmyra, II.; Survived by two sisters: Evelyn Lythe11 of Waverly and Gwendolyn Reller of Tay1orvi11e; two brothers: George E. Mullen of Tucson, Ariz. and Dr. Marvin A. Mullen of Lombard; and several nieces and nephews.

ROSS, Josephine; b: 3 Nov 1892, Olathe, Kansas; d: 14 Nov 1982, Pomona, California; Surviving are several nieces and nephews, including the following: Warren Ross, Peoria; Wilma Ross Riggs, Los Angeles; and Jo Erickson Cockrell, San Leandro, Calif.

ROSS, Kenneth; b: 7 Jun 1909, New Canton, II.; d: 2 Jan 1986, Carro11ton, II. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Carro11ton City Cemetery; M: Eleanor Auwarter on 13 Mar 1932 in Troy, II.; FA: Alexander Ross; MO: Anna McIntire; Wife preceded in death 6 Feb 1985.; Resident of Carro11ton, II.; WWII Vet.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. John (Helen) Nichols of Greenville, Pa.; three sons: Truman Ross of Carrollton, Russell Ross of Fisher and Weiland Ross of Park Ridge, N.J.; 9 grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Fannie Gunlock of Barry and Mrs. Ruth Larimore of Springfield, Mo.; Preceded by three brothers and three sisters.

ROSS, Kenneth; b: 10 Mar 1910, Beardstown, IL.; d: 13 May 1990, Rushville, IL. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Faye Logsdon on 25 Aug 1931 in Beardstown, IL.; FA: Albert Ross; MO: Anna Mulhern; Wife preceded in death on 19 Feb 1989.; Resident of rural Arenzville, IL.; Survived by a son: Robert Ross of Beardstown; three daughters: Mrs. James (Clara) Kloker of Arenzville, Mrs. Don (Helen) Long of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Charles (Betsy) Birdsell of Chandlerville; 10 grand and nine great-grand children; three sisters: Irene Cisco and Beatrice White, both of Beardstown and Jeanette Wethington of Pueblo, Colo.; and one brother: Robert Ross of Beardstown.

ROSS, Lavada (Bosse); b: 22 Jan 1916, Morgan Co., IL.; d: 17 Oct 1977, Jacksonville, IL. (Norris Hosp); Bu: Gladstone, Mo.; M: 1) Walter Thompson [Died in 1944] 2) Paul Ross [Died in 1967]; FA: Carl Bosse; MO: Carrie May Frowhitter; Resident of Skyview Manor Nursing Home, Jacksonville; formerly a resident of Kansas City, Mo.; Survived by a daughter: Anna Mae Gardner of Plattsburg, Mo.; a sister: Mrs. Everett (Cordelia) Birdsell of Jacksonville; two brothers; three grandchildren; several step-children, step-grandchildren and step great-grandchildren.

ROSS, Lillian A.; b: 17 Jun 1889, White Hall, IL.; d: 6 Dec 1976, California; Bu: White Hall Cemetery; FA: Milan Ross; MO: Christine Hutner

ROSS, Luella B. (Burden); b: 14 Mar 1920; d: 17 Jan 1982, Mt. Pleasant, Iowa (Henry Co. Hosp); Bu: White Hall Cemetery, White Hall, IL.; M: Richard Ross; FA: Henry Moore Burden; MO: Lillian Belle Burden; Resident of Burlington, Iowa; formerly White Hall, IL.; Surviving are her husband; three children: Dewey Lu Cottingham of Chicago: Richard B. Ross of Burlington, Iowa; and Frank Ross of Fresno, Calif.; and several grandchildren.

ROSS, Margaret (Chapman); b: 6 Jan 1921, Palmyra, IL.; d: 8 Oct 1977, Palmyra, IL.; Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL.; M: Eldon Ross in 1948; FA: John Chapman; MO: Eva Stults; Resident of Palmyra, IL.; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Eva Kathleen Wood of Palmyra; a son: George Ross of Scottsburg, Indiana; two grandchildren; and her mother: Mrs. Eva Chapman.

ROSS, Paul L.; b: 14 Mar 1907, Chand1ervi11e, IL.; d: 24 Mar 1977, Virginia, IL.; Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL.; M: Versie Stidman; FA: James Ross; MO: Odessa Stewart; Resident of Virginia, IL.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Juanita Caldwell of Big Springs, Neb. and Waseeta Sidebottom of Virginia; four sons: W. L. "Sonny" Ross of Olympia, Wash., Wayne of Bremerton, Wash., Frankie Joe of Hacienda Heights, Calif., Larry Dale of Glasford; and three brothers: Frank and James Ross of Washington and Ernie Ross of Peoria; a sister: Beulah Hobbs of Peoria; 13 grand and six great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a son: James.

ROSS, Rayetta J. (Morgan); b: 2 Jun 1923, Schuyler Co., IL.; d: 12 Nov 1996, Rushvi11e, IL. (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: City Cemetery, Rushvi11e, IL.; M: Byron D. Ross on 5 Nov 1946 in Woodstock, IL.; FA: ° Raymond Morgan; MO: Lu1a McConahay; Resident of Rushvi11e, IL.; Survived by her husband; a son: John of rural Rushville; two daughters: Dorcas Wood of rural Macomb and Phyllis Prentice of Macomb; seven grandchildren; one brother: Gerald Morgan of Rochelle; one sister: Monnebelle Beadles of Rushville; and 15 nieces and nephews.

ROSS, Raymond E.; b: 14 Apr 1892, Griggsvi11e, IL.; d: 11 Nov 1976, Pittsfield, Il. (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Griggsvi1le Cemetery; M: Lelia Johnson on 20 May 1913 in Pittsfield, II.; FA: Charles A. Ross; MO: Lauretta Black; Wife preceded in death 25 Mar 1974.; Resident of Griggsvil1e, II.; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Kermit (Maxine) Burgner of Jacksonville and Mrs. Harold (Thelma) Newman of Griggsville; a son: Winfred Ross of Ashland. Ore.; eight grand and 13 great-grandchildren.

ROSS, Richard L.; b: 12 Oct 1935, Jerseyvi11e, IL.; d: 1 Nov 1992, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Kane Cemetery, Kane, IL.; M: Wanda Walker on 4 May 1957 in Mt. Gilead, IL.; FA: Richard Harvey Ross; MO: Ethel Turner; Resident of Carrollton, IL.; Survived by his wife; his parents of Carrollton; two sons: Donald L. Ross and Terry L. Ross, both of Carrollton; two daughters: Sharon Bowman of Greenfield and Jennifer Ross, at home; six grandchildren; and a brother: Rodney Ross of Carrollton.

ROSS, Robert "Eddie"; b: 18 Aug 1907, Palmyra, IL.; d: 9 Sep 1985, Car1invi11e, IL. (Area Hosp); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra. IL.; FA: Joseph Edwin Ross; MO: Harriett Alberta Mahan; Resident of Palmyra, IL.; WWII Vet.; Survived by a sister: Dorothy Humphrey of San Luis Obispo, Calif.; and a brother: Leland Ross of Glenview.

ROSS, Robert W.; b: 30 Jun 1920, Beardstown, IL.; d: 2 Feb 1993, Springfield, IL. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: City Cemetery, Beardstown, IL.; M: Patricia Ingalls on 30 Mar 1947 in Beardstown, IL.; FA: Albert G. Ross; MO: Anna Mary Mulhern; Resident of Beardstown, IL.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Robert (Sandy) Osborne and Mrs. John (Kathleen) Quigley, both of Beardstown; a sister: Mrs. Albert (Jeannett) Wethington of Pueblo, Colo.; five grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two sisters and two brothers.

ROSS, Roy C.; b: 23 Jan 1924, Virginia, IL.; d: 30 Nov 1990, Springfield, IL. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, IL.; M: Betty Simmerman in June, 1953 in Virginia, IL.; FA: Earl Ross; MO: Ethel Gueder; Resident of Springfield, II.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; three sons: Bob, Ron and Jim all of Springfield; one brother: Bob of Redford, Mo.; three sisters: Helene Irlam of Murrayville, Katie of Virginia and Thelma Ann Cronk of Plainview; four grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

ROSS, Ruby (Helm); b: 2 Oct 1891, Greene Co., II.; d: 11 Apr 1981, White Hall, II. (Hosp); Bu: White Hall Cemetery; M: Merle Ross; FA: William Helm; MO: Addie Bricky; Husband preceded in death in June, 1974.; Resident of R.R. 1, White Hall, Il.; Survived by a son: Kenneth of Wood River; a sister: Pauline Elam of Wood River: three brothers: Frank Helm of White Ha1l, Paul Helm of Edwardsville and William Helm of Springfield; and two grandchildren.; Preceded by a son and a brother.

ROSS, Russel; b: 24 Feb 1900, near Hettick; d: 30 Jul 1981, Car1invi11e, II. (Hosp); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, II.; M: 1) Martha Brown in 1919 [Died in 1939] 2) Justine Lyons in 1941 [Died in 1959]; FA: John Ross; MO: Dora Cooper; Resident of Palmyra, II.; Survived by two sons: Zane of Palmyra and John of Summerville, Mo.; six grand and eight greatgrandchildren.

ROSS, Ruthail I.; b: 16 Apr 1896, Palmyra, IL.; d: 16 Sep 1986, Manassas, Va. (Prince William Hosp); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL.; FA: Robert Ross; MO: Esther Huson; A resident of Washington, D.C,; formerly of Palmyra.; Survived by a niece: Carolyn Szczeblewski of Palmyra; and one nephew: Larry Ross of Godfrey.; Preceded by one brother and one sister.

ROSS, Truman Robert; b: 4 Mar 1941, Highland, IL.; d: 20 Jun 1996, Carrollton, IL.; Bu: City Cemetery, Carrollton, IL.; FA: Kenneth Ross; MO: Eleanor Auwarter; Resident of Carrollton, IL.; Navy Vet.; Survived by two brothers: Russell Ross of Marshall and Weiland Ross of Park Ridge, N.J.; one sister: Helen Nichols of Greenville, Penn.; four nieces; and five nephews.

ROSS, Virginia (Williams); b: 9 Mar 1919, Lexington, Tenn.; d: 7 May 1985, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Walter Ross on 23 Dec 1949 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Avery Williams Sr.; MO: Nola Wilson; Resident of 418 E. Lafayette, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by her husband; following brothers and sisters: Eugene Williams, Avery Williams Jr. and Betty Jane Wiley, all of Jacksonville, Mary Williamson, Joan McDonald and Coreen Jones, all of Los Angeles, Calif., and Arnell Simington of Maywood, IL; and a step-brother: Terry Bates of Foster City, Calif.

ROSS, Walter Kohl; b: 8 May 1916, Keokuk, Iowa; d: 12 Jun 1985. Jacksonville, IL. (Convalescent Cntr); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: 1) Maggie Reading 2) Virginia Williams on 23 Dec 1949; FA: William Ross; MO: Lydia Tucker; 2nd wife preceded in death in May, 1985.; Resident of 418 E. Lafayette, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by one daughter from his first marriage: Alyce Seay Ross of Chicago; three grandchildren: Jeanne Luck, Cheryl Tracy and Jacques Seay, all of Chicago; and eight great-grandchildren.; Preceded by one sister and two brothers.

ROSS, Wayne A. Jr.; b: 16 Nov 1918, White Hall, II.; d: 26 Aug 1996, Carrollton, II. (Boyd Hosp); Bu: White Hall, II.; FA: Wayne A. Ross Sr.; MO: Nona Steelman; Resident of White Hall, IL.; Survived by one sister: Mrs. James (Doris) Carmody of Carrollton; one niece: Debbi Gerson of Carrollton; and one nephew: Robert Carmody of Murrayville.; Preceded by one sister: Betty Ross.

ROSS, Wayne Outen; b: 3 Feb 1897, White Hall, II.; d: 24 May 1976, rural White Hall, II.; Bu: White Hall Cemetery; M: Norabelle Steelman in March, 1918; FA: Elliott Ross; MO: Susan Winters; Wife preceded in death in March, 1967.; Resident of rural White Hall, II.; Survived by two children: Wayne, Jr. of White Hall and Mrs. James (Doris) Carmody of rural Carrollton; five grandchildren.; Preceded by a daughter, Betty Lou, one sister and eight brothers.

ROSS, William "Bill"; b: 16 May 1899, Macoupin Co., II.; d: 25 Dec 1983, Carlinville, II. (Barry Care Center); Bu: St. Catherine's Cemetery, Hagaman, II.; M: Kathleen on 3 Jan 1943; FA: James W. Ross; MO: Anna Belle Standefer; Resident of Palmyra, II.; WWI Vet.; Survived by his wife; several nieces and nephews, and a brother: Virgil Ross of Tusco1a.

ROSSI, Josephine (Hock); b: 4 Nov 1894, Mystic, Iowa; d: 13 Dec 1979, Jacksonville, II. (Meline Nursing Home); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, II.; M: William Rossi; FA: Henry Hock; MO: Mary Sense; Husband preceded in death in 1958.; Survived by two children: Mrs. Robert (Mary) Middleton of Virginia and William Rossi, also of Virginia; six grand and 17 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a son, a brother and two sisters.

ROSSI, Wilma H. (Wallner); b: 12 Mar 1915, Chatham, IL.; d: 18 Dec 1993, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, II.; M: William Rossi on 1 Sep 1935 in Chatham, II.; FA: Otto Wallner; MO: Carrie Krueger; Resident of Virginia, II.; Survived by her husband; a son: Henry Rossi of Virginia; two daughters: Mrs. H. B. (Mary Jo)Smith of Virginia and Mrs. James (Donna) Smith of St. Augustine, Fla.; 12 grand and 14 great-grandchildren; a brother: Herman Wallner of Palmer, Iowa; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by 11 brothers and sisters.

ROSZELL, Dorothy (Perrine); b: 28 Aug 1885, Mason Co., II.; d: 1 Apr 1985, Beardstown, IL. (Myers Nursing Home); Bu: Snicarte Cemetery; M: Bruce Roszell; FA: M. L. Perrine; MO: Martha Hopkins; Husband preceded in death in 1943; Resident of Chandlerville, II.; Survived by a half-brother: Martin Luther Perrine of Moline.

RATCLIFFE, Daniel J.; d: 3 Jan 1981, Shreveport, La. (Vet's Admin Hosp); Resident of Elm Grove, La.; was 83 years of age at death.; The last of his immediate family, he made his home with his daughter, Virginia Wood, formerly of Jacksonville.; [Word of his death was received by a nephew: Edward Konrad of 632 N. Main, Jacksonville, II.]

ROTH, Arthur E.; b: 17 Sep 1902, White Co., II.; d.: 27 Sep 1996, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: City Cemetery, Ashland, II.; M: Esther May Parrot on 2 Dec 1928 in Virginia, II.; FA: Charles Roth; MO: Emma Pearce; Wife preceded in death 29 Feb 1995.; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of rural Alexander.; Survived by a brother: Norbert Roth of Williamsville; a nephew, a niece; a daughter-in-law; and several great-nieces and nephews.; Preceded by a son: Arthur Edward Roth; and a brother: Virgil Roth.

ROTH, Arthur E.; b: 28 Jul 1928, Cartwright, Sangamon Co., II.; d: 3 Feb 1992, Springfield, II.; Bu: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, IL.; M: Marjorie Strukel on 21 Aug 1974; FA: Arthur Roth; MO: Esther Parrott; Resident of Springfield, II.; Korean War Vet.; Survived by his wife; his parents of Alexander; one stepson: Charles F. Stockus of Springfield; three stepdaughters: Mrs. Gary (Charlene) Churchill of Mundelein, Mrs. Stephen (Gayle) Chrana of Chatham and Mrs. Peggy Silberstein of California; eight grandchildren; one aunt; two uncles and several cousins.

ROTH, Bernard "Bud"; b: 10 Jun 1915, Carro11ton, II.; d: 25 Sep 1915, Quincy, II. (Blessing Hosp); Bu: St. John's Cemetery, Carro11ton, II.; M: Juanita Causey on 24 Apr 1945 in Greenvi11e, II.; FA: John Roth; MO: Mary C. Naber; Resident of Carro11ton, II.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Larry (Janet) Franklin of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Fran (Mary Beth) Lorsbach of Marquette, Mich.; two grandchildren; three brothers: Francis of Carrollton, Jake and Mary Roth, both of Granite City; and one sister: Loretta Bechdoldt of Carrollton.; Preceded by one brother: Louis Roth.

ROTH, Clayton Parker; b: 27 Dec 1992, Columbia, Mo.; d: 1 Jan 1993, Columbia, Mo.; Bu: Columbia, Mo.; FA: Theodore P. Roth; MO: Susan M. Eilering; Survived by his parents; one sister: Page Marie Roth of Columbia; his grandparents: Lucille and Clarence Ei1ering of Jacksonville and Donald and Shirley Roth of Mt. Prospect; and his great-grandmother: Lois Roth of Hendersonvi11e, N.C.

ROTH, Esther May (Parrot); b: 30 Sep 1909, Bath, IL.; d: 20 Feb 1995, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: City Cemetery, Ashland, IL.; M: Arthur E. Roth on 2 Dec 1928 in Virginia, IL.; FA: Edward Parrot; MO: Nellie ; Resident of 1024 W. Walnut St., Ashland; formerly of R.R. 1, Alexander, IL.; Survived by her husband; of Jacksonville; a sister: Iola; a brother: Logan Parrot; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by her parents; a son: Arthur Edward Roth in 1991; and four brothers.

ROTH, Evelyn M. (Meng); b: 15 Mar 1910, Greenfield, II.; d: 16 Feb 1979, Carrollton, II. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Greenfield, II.; M: Martin D. Roth on 3 Jun 1934; FA: C. W. Meng; MO: Lillie Bell; Resident of Greenfield, IL.; Survived by a sister: Mrs. Dorothy Stringer of Greenfield.; Preceded by one sister.

ROTH, Frank J.; b: 28 Feb 1888, Kampsville, II.; d: 28 Apr 1981, West Palm Beach, Fla. (St. Mary's Hosp); Bu: St. Anslem's Cemetery, Kampsville, II.; M: Lena Farnbach in 1916; FA: Joseph Roth; MO: Julia Grumlin; Wife preceded in death in 1973.; A former resident of Carro11ton, II.; Survived by two daughters: Elaine Roth of Royal Palm Beach, Fla. and Mrs. Gilbert (Catherine) Lewis of Scottsdale, Ariz.; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.; Preceded in death by a brother.

ROTH, Grace Cowgur (Hart); b: 8 Nov 1894, Waverly, IL.; d: 16 May 1976, Jacksonville, IL. (Modern Care Nursing Home); Bu: Franklin Cemetery, Franklin, IL.; M: 1) Huston Cowgur on 27 Oct 1915 2) William Roth in Oct, 1963; FA: John William Hart; MO: Anna Jones; 1st husband preceded in death 31 Nov 1957; 2nd in May 1974.; Survived by an uncle: Grover Hart of Morton; seven stepchildren; and several cousins.

ROTH, Howard Eugene; b: 29 Sep 1952, Carro11ton, IL.; d: 26 Apr 1991, Rock Island, Il. (Franciscan Med Cntr); M: Kathleen Schanne11 on 29 Oct 1988 in Milan, IL.; FA: Rolland Roth; MO: Vera Henne1; Resident of Rock Island; formerly of Rockbridge, IL.; Survived by his wife; his parents of rural Rockbridge; two daughters: Amanda Roth of Rock Island and Heather Roth of Polacca, Ariz.; one son: Jason of Hannibal, Mo.; two stepsons: Brian and Brad Colley of Moline; one step-grandson; four sisters: Patricia Roberts of Scott AFB in Belleville, Myra Siemer of Greenfield, Angela Scott of Rockbridge and Janis Roth of Jacksonville; four brothers: Gregory Roth of Wichita Falls, Tex., Paul Roth of Carrollton, Dennis Roth of New Braunfels, Tex. and Kevin Roth of Hondo, Tex.

ROTH, John J.; b: 15 Sep 1896. Athens,. II.; d: 6 Jun 1977, Springfield, II. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: St. Augustine Cemetery, Ashland, II.; M: Eula Reiser; FA: Frederick Roth; MO: Agnes Schieffer; Wife preceded in death.; Resident of rural Ashland, II.; WWI Vet.; Survived by three children: Joh M. Roth of Montgomery, Ala., William C. Roth of Ashland and Mrs. Mary Thompson of Springfield; and 13 grandchildren.; Preceded by one brother.

ROTH, Juanita J.; (Causey); b: 27 Mar 1911, Greenvil1e, II.; d: 21 Aug 1996, Quincy, II. (Blessing Hosp); Bu: St. John's Cemetery, Carro11ton, II.; M: Bernard Roth on 24 Apr 1945 in Greenvi11e, II.; FA: William R. Causey; MO: Bertha M. Gottgetreu; Husband preceded in death 25 Sep 1995.; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Larry (Janet) Franklin of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Frank (Mary Beth) Lorsbach of Marquette, Mich.; three grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two brothers: David and Lee Causey; and two sisters: Clare Berniece Causey and Wennoah Love.

ROTH, Marie (McSherry); b: 14 Aug 1906, Bloomington, II.; d: 2 Apr 1981, Springfield, II. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, II.; M: Lawrence Roth in 1926; FA: George McSherry; MO: Nancy Moroney; A former resident of Jacksonville, II.; Survived by her husband; these children: Richard Roth and Mrs. Wesley (Anna Marie) Vala of Springfield, Raymond Roth of Rochester, Ill., Paul Roth of Lemont, Ill., and Dr. Jerry Roth of Marquette, Mich.; 25 grand and 17 great-grandchildren; these brothers & sisters: Joseph and Edward McSherry of Springfield, Mrs. Alvin (Helen) Goings of Lebanon, Tenn, James McSherry and Mrs. Herl (Kathryn) Jordan of Jacksonville.; Preceded by two children and one brother.

ROTH, Martin D.; b: 31 Dec 1911, Knoxville, II.; d: 17 Oct 1983, Alton, II. (St. Anthony's Hosp); Bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, II.; M: 1) Evelyn Meng on 3 Jun 1934 2) Marie Gerdsmeyer Osborne; FA: Henry Roth; MO: Hattie Griffin; A former resident of Greenfield; wife preceded in death in 1979; WWI Vet.; Survivors include his wife; one step-daughter: Mrs. Michael (Mary) Eckhard Jr.; and one step-son: Michael Osborne, both- of Godfrey; and two grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Clara Roth Hendrix of Ventura, Calif.; and one brother: Albert J. Roth of Lake Havasu City, Ariz.; Preceded in death by a sister: Mrs. Julia Marsh.

ROTH, Mathias "Mat"; b: 23 Jul 1898, Michael, Illinois; d: 23 Aug 1976, Carrollton, Illinois (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Hickory Grove Cemetery, near Wrights, IL.; M: Margaret Becker on 13 Feb 1923; FA: Peter M. Roth; MO: Anna Klunk; Resident of rural Greenfield, IL.; Wife preceded in death 30 Jun 1974.; Survived by these children: Mrs. Robert (Bernadene) Postlewait of Godfrey, Mrs. Fred (Alberta) Baker of Hettick, Mrs. Bill (Margaret) Wester of St. Louis, Mrs. George (Betty) Witt of Greenfield, Albert, Gerald and Roland, all of Rockbridge, Jerome and Cletus of Greenfield, Vincent of Springfield and Fred of Carlinville; 36 grand and 14 great-grandchildren; these brothers & sister: Peter of Carrollton, Joseph of Jerseyville, Lawrence of Springfield and Mrs. Catherine Kelley of Medora.

ROTH, Michael Alan; b: 23 Aug 1963, Jerseyvi11e, IL.; d: 30 Apr 1979, southwest of Rockbridge, IL.; Bu: Witt Cemetery, near Rockbridge, IL.; FA: Albert Roth; MO: Shirley Tucker; Resident of Rockbridge, IL.; Survived by his parents; a brother: Rodney Roth of Charleston; and maternal grandparents: Oliver and Ruby Tucker of Jerseyville.; Preceded by one sister.

ROTH, Peter Michael; b: 5 Sep 1888, Michael, IL.; d: 4 Feb 1977, Carrollton, IL. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: St. John's Cemetery, Carrollton, IL.; M: Margaret Kelly on 27 Feb 1919 in Michael, IL.; FA: Peter M. Roth; MO: Anna Klunk; Resident of R.R. 2, Carro11ton, IL.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Florence B. Roth of R.R. 4, Jerseyville; three sons: Robert J. of Carrollton, Donald P. of Ft. Collins, Colo. and Ronald D. of R.R. 3, Jerseyville; nine grandchildren; a sister: Catherine Kelly of Medora; two brothers: Joseph Roth of Jerseyville and Lawrence Roth of Springfield.; Preceded by a sister and three brothers.

ROTH, Shirley (Tucker); b: 13 Dec 1932, Jersey Co., IL.; d: 2 May 1984, Carro11ton, IL. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Witt Cemetery, Rockbridge, IL.; M: Albert A. Roth on 6 Dec 1952 in Jerseyvi11e, IL.; FA: Oliver Tucker; MO: Ruby Freels; Resident of Greenfield, IL.; Survived by her husband; one son: Rodney of Bloomington; and her mother of Jerseyville.; Preceded in death by a son, Michael and a daughter, Marilyn.

ROTH, Virgil; b: 7 Nov 1903, White Co., II.; d: 13 Feb 1984, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL.; M: Grace Davis; FA: Charles E. Roth; MO: Emma Pearce; Wife preceded in death in 1975.; Survived by two brothers: Norbert Roth of Williamsville and Arthur Roth of Alexander; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by three sons.

ROUDEBUSH, Alva; b: 27 Nov 1897, Rushvi11e, II.; d: 13 Ju1 1990, Rushvi11e, II. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Rushvi11e City Cemetery; M: Freida M. Montooth on 20 Aug 1919 in Astoria, II.; FA: Johnathon M. Roudebush; MO: Nora M. Fulk; Wife preceded in death 31 Mar 1982.; Resident of Rushvi11e, II.; Survived by a son: Robert Roudebush of Rushville; three daughters: Mrs. Kenneth (Geraldine) Toland and Mrs. Lora Vail (Louise) Agans, both of Rushville, and Mrs. Harold (Betty) Bader of Morrisonville, Wisc.; 15 grand, 33 great-grand and 7 great-great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a son: Richard; a great-grandson; four brothers; and three sisters.

ROUDEBUSH, Freida (Montooth); b: 19 Nov 1901, Oakland Township, Schuyler Co., IL.; d: 31 Mar 1982, Rushville, IL. (Snyder-Vaughn-Haven Nursing Home); Bu: Rushville City Cemetery; M: Alva Roudebush on 20 Aug 1919 in Astoria, IL.; FA: John W. Montooth; MO: Hattie J. Ashwood; Resident of Rushville, IL.; Surviving are her husband; three daughters: Mrs. Kenny (Geraldine) Toland and Mrs. Lora Vail (Louise) Agans, both of Rushville; and Mrs. Harold (Betty) Bader, Morrisonville, Wisc.; two sons: Robert, Rushville, and Richard, Hull; 15 grand, 31 great-grand and two great-great-grandchildren.; Preceded in death by a brother, Roland Montooth.

ROUDEBUSH, H. Delbert; b: 11 Nov 1900, near Rushville, IL.; d: 7 Nov 1989, Rushville, IL. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Rushville City Cemetery; M: Hazel L. Ritchey on 22 Jun 1922 in Virginia, IL.; FA: Jonathan Roudebush; MO: Nora Fulks; Wife preceded in death 25 Mar 1987.; Resident of Rushvi1le, IL.; Survived by two sons: Keith of San Diego, Calif. and Donald of Littleton, Colo.; two daughters: Mary Ann Vrohovnik of Milwaukee, Wisc. and Louisa Replogle of Tempe, Ariz.; nine grandchildren; one brother: Alva D. Roudebush of Rushville; and one sister: Minnie L. Rebman of Mt. Sterling.; Preceded by three brothers and two infant sisters.

ROUDEBUSH, Richard D.; b: 11 Mar 1933, Schuyler Co., IL.; d: 10 Sep 1986, Springfield, II. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Rushville City Cemetery; FA: Alva Roudebush; MO: Freida Montooth; Resident of Hull, II.; formerly of Rushville, II.; Survived by his father of Rushville; one son: Michael J. of Hull; one daughter: Mrs. Page Carlin of Hull; one brother: Robert of Rushville; three sisters: Mrs. Geraldine Toland and Mrs. Louise Agans of Rushville and Mrs. Betty Bader of Morrisonville, Wisc.; and one grandchild.; Preceded in death by his mother.

ROUDEBUSH, William; b: 16 May 1897, Schuyler Co., II.; d: 17 Mar 1989, Rushville, II.; Bu: Rushville Cemetery; M: 1) Lola Hillyer in 1917 2) Marie Smith Hulvey on l3 May 1979 in Mt. Sterling, II.; FA: Rolla Roudebush; MO: Anna E. Strong; 1st wife preceded in death 3 Apr 1976.; Resident of Rushville, II.; Survived by his wife; two stepsons: Eugene Hulvey of Camden and Maynard Hulvey of Rushville; a stepdaughter: Mrs. Max (Arlene) Briggs of Rushville; seven step-grand and eight step-great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a daughter: Hildreth in 1933.

ROULAND, Almeda; b: 6 Mar 1910, near Waverly, IL.; d: 28 Feb 1978, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Waverly Cemetery; FA: Charles Rou1and; MO: Luella ; Formerly of Waverly; more recently a resident of 616 North Church St., Jacksonville.; Survived by a brother: Richard of Jacksonville; and a sister: Mrs. Susan Pruitt of California; a niece and two nephews.

ROULAND, Audrey Jean (Dixon); b: 10 May 1927, Alexander, IL.; d: 12 Apr 1992, Jacksonville, IL.; Bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Leonard W. Rou1and on 17 Jun 1942 in Missouri; FA: Alonzo Dixon; MO: Ada Barnes; Resident of 1242 Allen Ave., Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by her husband; two sons: Leonard R. "Butch" of rural Ashland and Audy of Jacksonville; three grandsons; one granddaughter; a brother: Joe Dixon of Alton; two sisters: Ada Wright of Alexander and Dorothy Covey of Chatham; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by four brothers.

ROULAND, Harold J.; b: 14 May 1929, Modesto, IL.; d: 27 Mar 1992, Gerard, IL. (Pleasant Hill Village Nursing Home); M: Patricia Lemon; FA: Vern Rou1and; MO: 01a White; Wife preceded in death 3 Jun 1982.; WWII Army Vet.; Resident of Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by two daughters: Kathy Crouse and Missy Rouland, both of Waverly; one brother: Leonard Rouland of Jacksonville; one sister: Ruth Kelsey of Godfrey; and four grandchildren.

ROULAND, Maggie (Hubbell); b: 6 Aug 1897, Athensvi11e, IL.; d: 10 Sep 1984, Virden, IL.; Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL.; M: Henry Rou1and on 8 Jan 1916; FA: William Hubbel; MO: Jessie Bell; Husband preceded in death in 1960.; Resident of Virden, IL.; Survived by one daughter: Genevieve Young, Virden; one son: Howard Rouland, Oreville, Wash.; nine grandchildren and several great-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Hattie Branham, Girard and Mrs. Alice Cole, Carlinville; and one brother: William Hubbell, Jacksonville.; Preceded by one daughter, two brothers and two sisters.

ROULAND, Mary (Rouland); b: 29 Apr 1886, near Waverly, II.; d: 23 Dec 1976, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); M: Willie Rouland on 3 Sep 1908; FA: Ezra Rouland; MO: Amelia Colwell; Resident of Waverly, II.; Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mrs. Nellie Miner of Jacksonville and Mrs. Viana Motley of Waverly; a sister: Mrs. Lula Dwyer of Smithboro; four grand and 11 great-grandchildren.

ROULAND, Mildred (Mayberry); b: 28 Nov 1902, Athensville, II.; d: 8 Apr 1979, Springfield, II. (Dirksen Home); Bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, II.; M: Myron D. Rouland; FA: Moses Mayberry; MO: Mary Cardwell; Husband preceded in death 30 Oct 1978.; Resident of Springfield, II.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Ellis Kindelon of Atlanta, Ga.; one sister: Mrs. Charlotte McDevitt of Springfield; and four brothers: Arthur, Kent and Harley, all of Waverly, and William Mayberry of Morrisonville.

ROULAND, Ollie (Brandon); b: 2 Ju1 1892, d: 11 May 1991, Virden, IL. (Nursing Home); Bu: Waverly East Cemetery, Waverly, IL.; M: Henry Rou1and; FA: William Brandon; Husband preceded in death in 1953.; Resident of Virden; formerly of Waverly, IL.; Survived by one son: Andy Rouland of Waverly.

ROULAND, Patricia (Lemons); b: 5 Dec 1932, Greenfield, IL.; d: 4 Jun 1982, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Waverly East Cemetery; M: J. Rou1and on 24 Feb 1950; FA: Howard Lemons; MO: Helen Haley; Resident of Franklin, IL.; formerly of Jacksonville.; Surviving are her husband; two daughters: Kathy Ann Barrow of Franklin and Melissa Sue at home; two grandchildren; a sister: Anna Fortney of Beardstown; and a brother: Howard Lemons of Cleveland, Tenn.; A brother preceded her in death.

ROULAND, Richard Charles; b: 14 Oct 1915, rural Waverly, II.; d: 31 Dec 1995, Springfield, II. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, II.; M: Ruth Wright on 30 Jun 1950 in Jacksonville, II.; FA: Charles Rouland; MO: Louella ; Resident of Jacksonville, II.; Survived by his wife; a son: Mark Rou1and of Springfield; a daughter: Mrs. Charles (Patricia) Goacher of Waverly; a grandson; a granddaughter; two great-grandchildren; and a sister: Susan Prewitt of Pismo Beach, Calif.; Preceded by a sister: Almeda Rou1and.

ROULAND, Willie; b: 9 May 1882, Morgan Co., II.; d: 9 Nov 1978, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Waverly Cemetery, Waverly, II.; M: Mary Rou1and on 3 Sep 1908; FA: William Rouland; MO: Mary Dennis; Wife preceded in death in Dec, 1976.; Resident of Waverly, II.; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Nellie Miner of Jacksonville and Mrs. Viana Motley of Waverly; four grand, 11 great-grand and five great-great-grandchildren.

ROUNDEBUSH, Hazel L. (Ritchey); b: 28 Nov 1900, Schuyler Co., IL.; d: 25 Mar 1987, Rushville, IL. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Rushville City Cemetery; M: Delbert Roundebush on 22 Jun 1922 in Virginia, IL.; FA: Fred Ritchey; MO: Nora Ashwood; Resident of R.R. 4, Rushville, IL.; Survived by her husband; two sons: Keith of San Diego, Calif. and Donald of Littleton, Colo.; two daughters: Mary Ann Vrhovnick of Milwaukee, Wisc. and Louise Replogle of Tempe, Ariz.; and nine grandchildren; and two sisters: Mabel Anderson of Rushville and Ruth Yeast of Tempe, Ariz.; Preceded by two infant children and a brother.

ROUNDS, Bertha P. (Parks); b: 18 Sep 1883, Cooperstown, II.; d: 12 Jan 1984, Rushville, II. (Snider-Vaughn-Haven Nursing Home); Bu: Mt. Sterling City Cemetery; M: Clarence W. Rounds on 7 Nov 1904 in Springfield, II.; FA: Joseph Parks; MO: Elizabeth Rigor; A former resident of Mt. Sterling, IL.; Husband preceded in death 19 Mar 1954.; Surviving are one son: C. Park Rounds of McAllen, Tex. and a granddaughter: Mrs. Gene (Ann) Garrett of Columbus, Ind.; and three great-grandchildren.

ROURKE, John Aron; b: 23 Aug 1930, Waverly, IL.; d: 28 Mar 1994, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Memorial Cemetery, Chatham, IL.; M: Sandra Lipe in 1988 in Chatham, IL.; FA: Cyril Bernard Rourke; MO: Gwendlolyn Marie Mullen; Resident of Chatham.; Navy Vet.; Survived by his wife; one son: Michael Sean Rourke of Chicago; three daughters: Kelly Ann Garcia of St. Louis, Kathleen Prior of Springfield and Erin Lynn Nebel of Wadsworth; two stepsons: Mark Andrew Butchek, at home, and Dennie Michael Butchek of Springfield; one brother: Conrad Rourke of Jacksonville; one sister: Marjorie Kerasotes of Springfield; two stepbrothers: James Reller of Overland Park, Kans. and William Reller of Detroit, Mich.; two grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one brother: James Eldon Rourke.

ROUSE, Coral "Carmen" (Neher); b: 29 May 1921, Springfield, IL.; d: 8 Nov 1994, Palmyra, IL.; Bu: Hettick Cemetery, Hettick, IL.; M: Travis W. Rouse on 17 Apr 1946 in Quincy, IL.; FA: Herman Neher; MO: Pearl Dees; Resident of Palmyra, IL.; Survived by her husband; four sons: Reg of Hettick, Ted of Spring Valley, Rodney of Steger and Eric of Palmyra; one daughter: Marilyn Lane of Milwaukee, Wisc.; seven grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.; Preceded by her parents; two brothers: Estil and Kermit; and six sisters: Ruby Miller, Garnet Howard, Emerald Moffett, Opal Neher, Amber Horning and Billy Gerdner.

ROUSE, Irma A. (Walker); b: 11 Jun 1904, Scott Co., IL.; d: 5 Apr 1988, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Winchester City Cemetery; M: E. Y. Rouse; FA: Charles W. Walker; MO: Hettie Diller; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of 1405 Village Lane, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. John (Mardell) Gotschall of Jacksonville, A1vadeen Doty of Azusa, Calif. and Gloria Johnson of Redding, Calif.; 10 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren; a brother: William Kenneth Walker of Jacksonville; and a sister: Marie Patrick of Jacksonville.; Preceded by a brother, three sisters and a ha1fbrother.

ROUSEY, Fawnie V. (Wilson); b: 27 Aug 1895, Greene Co., IL.; d: 16 Aug 1976, Jacksonville, II. (Norris Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: Carl E. Rousey on 24 Dec 1914; FA: Thomas Wilson; MO: Sarah Jane Smith; Husband preceded in death 22 Sep 1969.; Resident of 602 Jordan St., Jacksonville, II.; Survived by a daughter: Martha Bowles of Springfield; five grand and three great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a son, Thomas, several brothers and sisters.

ROUSEY, Nellie (Ray); b: 12 Jan 1906, Williamson Co., IL.; d: 17 Feb 1985, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: Clyde N. Rousey on 3 Apr 1927; FA: Roy Ray; MO: Belle Milligan; Husband preceded in death 27 Aug 1965.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Noel E. Rousey of Milwaukee, Wisc. and Robert L. Rousey of Winchester; a daughter: Mrs. Jerry (Mary Ruth) McArtor of Jacksonville; seven grand and four great-grandchildren.; Preceded by three sisters and one brother.

ROUSEY, Stella M. (Covington); b: 7 Nov 1893, Murrayville, II.; d: 14 Feb 1978, Moline, II. (Lutheran Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville II.; M: Terry F. Rousey on 31 Jan 1917 in Jacksonville, IL.; Husband preceded in death in 1941.; Resident of Moline; formerly of Jacksonville.; Survived by two children: Dale Rousey of Moline and Clyde Rousey of Topeka, Kansas; and five grand children. Preceded by a son: Kenneth in 1953.

ROUSH, Delbert William; b: 14 Oct 1921, Worthington, Mo.; d: 4 Mar 1982, Jacksonville, II.(Passavant Hosp); Bu: Centerville, Iowa; M: Mary Stotler on 28 Sep 1946 in Centerville, Iowa; FA: Howard Roush; MO: Goldie Johnson; Resident of Winchester, II.; WWII Vet.; Surviving are his wife; one daughter: Mona Roush of Jacksonville and one grandchild, Aaron Roush; four sisters: LaVelle Conn of Centerville; Edna Dolen of St. Louis, Mo.; Marie Roberts of Green Castle, Mo.; and Ellen Roberts of Rockford.; One sister, three brothers and one granddaughter preceded in death.

ROUSTIO, Melvin P. "Bud"; b: 3 Oct 1918, East St. Louis, II.; d: 27 May 1994, St. Louis, Mo. (Barnes Hosp); Bu: Valhalla Gardens of Memory, Belleville, II.; M: Lucille Bennett; FA: Frank P. Roustio; MO: Rosedelle Laudermilk; Resident of Collinsville; formerly of East St. Louis.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; three sons: Mel J. (wife, Gerry) of Jacksonville, Tom (wife, Vicky) of Glen Carbon and Mary (wife, Denise) Roustio of Manchester, Mo.; eight grandchildren; two sisters: Verla (husband, Paul) Stratton and Janiece (husband, William) Swalley, both of Caseyville; and six great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two sisters; Mildred Kukla and Velma Beuckman; and a brother: LaRue Roustio.

ROWDEN, Hardin J. "Packey"; b: 14 May 1909, Loami, IL.; d: 9 Nov 1981, Springfield, IL. (St John's Hosp); Bu: Oak Grove Cemetery; M: Bertha Ross on 15 Sep 1932 in Virginia, IL.; FA: Joseph Rowden; MO: Clara Large; Resident of rural Loami, IL.; Survived by his wife; three sons: Bill of Chatham, Kenneth of Emden, Mo. and Carl of Hallsville, Mo.; five daughters: Mrs. John (Janet) McCormick of Las Vega, Mrs. William (Karen) Campbell of Kirkwood, Illinois, Mrs. Marvin (Helen) Wrightsman of Virden, Mrs. Richard (Barbara) Koertge of Macomb and Mrs. Gary (Peggy) Dodge of Loami; 18 grand and 5 great-grand children; three brothers: John and Ross of Phoenix, Ariz., and Jim of Springfield; one sister: Lerna McCray of Loami; several nieces and nephews.

ROWDEN, James Dale; b: 15 Jun 1913, Sangamon Co., II.; d: 23 Oct 1990, Pittsfield, II. (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Sulfur Springs Cemetery, Loami, II.; FA: Archie Rowden; MO: Lerna Weir; Resident of Winchester, II.; Survived by one son: Raymond A. of Springfield; and three grandchildren: Raymond T., Michael and Christopher, all of Springfield.

ROWDEN, Lester A.; b: 27 Jan 1924, Springfie1d, Mo.; d: 21 Mar 1987, Omaha, Nebraska (V. A. Hosp); M: Ruth Hiatt; FA: Lester A. Rowden Sr.; MO: Mildred Phillips; Resident of Omaha, Nebraska; Survived by his wife; his mother of Arenzville; a sister: Shirlee Wessler of Arenzville; a daughter: Gail Bermudez of Louisiana; and one granddaughter.

ROWDEN, Mildred (Phillips); b: 4 May 1906, Springfield, Mo.; d: 16 Feb 1988, Omaha, Neb. (Archbishop Bergan Hosp); Bu: East Lawn Cemetery, Springfield, Mo.; M: Lester A. Rowden on 6 Aug 1922 in Springfield, Mo.; FA: Floyd B. Phillips; MO: Cynthia Keeling; Husband preceded in death 2 Aug 1969.; Resident of Arenzville, II. [Resided in Ferguson, Mo. from 1925 to 1971.]; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Don (Shirlee) Wessler of Arenzville; three grandchildren: Gail Rowden Bermudez of Omaha, Neb. and Jay and Jeff Wessler, both of Arenzville; six great-grandchildren; and a sister-in-law: Ruth Rowden of Omaha.; Preceded by one son: Lester Jr.; two brothers; and one sister.

ROWE, Catherine G. (Gustafson); b: 11 Mar 1901, Jacksonville, II.; d: 23 Jul 1991, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Cole Yates Rowe; FA: Fred Gustafson; MO: Anna Anderson; Husband preceded in death 9 Aug 1961.; Resident of 873 Grove St., Jacksonville; formerly of Millwood Manor.; Survived by three nieces: Mrs. Jack (Virginia) McNeely of Jacksonville, Mrs. Edward (Eleanor) Hill and Mrs. Jeanne Schafer.; Preceded by two sisters.

ROWE, Cranston L. (Laningham); b: 27 Jan 1922, Pennington Gap, Va., d: 9 Mar 1996, South Florida; M: Dick Rowe on 19 Jun 1943; FA: Earl Laningham; MO: Mabel ; Resident of Jacksonville.; Survived by a daughter: Janet Hoffman of Chicago; a son: Ric Rowe (wife, Donna) of Jacksonville; and six grandchildren.; Preceded by a sister: James Alyce Jacobs.

ROWE, Evaleen (Reining); b: 27 Jul 1904, Cass Co., II.; d: 28 Sep 1985, Winchester, II. (Barry Commty Cntr); Bu: Winchester City Cemetery; FA: Charles Henry Reining; MO: Emma Jane Morgan; Resident of Winchester, II.; Survived by tbe following cbildren: Mrs. Bernard (Garnet) Parker of Torrence, Calif., Mrs. Gerald (Genieve) Rayden of Pittsfield, Mrs. Edna Thompson of Springfield, Mrs. Wayne (Vivian) Stadley of Fresno, Calif., Mrs. Leo (Maxine) Horatb of Thermopolis, Wyo., Russell O. Rowe of Bethalto and Everett C. Rowe of East Alton; a sister: Elda Crews of Jacksonville; 26 grand, 10 step-grand and 29 great grandchildren.; Preceded by three brothers and four sisters.

ROWE, Jane Winifred (Norton); b: 5 Aug 1920, Jacksonville, I1.; d: 3 Jul 1986, Springfield, II. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; M: Allen Rowe; FA: John H. Norton; MO: Mollie B. Allen; Husband preceded in death in March, 1961.; Resident of 413 Anna St., J'ville, II.; Survived by two daughters: Patricia Jackson of Jacksonville and Janet Florence of San Jose, Calif.; five grand and three great-grandchildren; four sisters: Hazel B. Nurse, Mazie Banks and Eugenia Riddlespriger, all of Jacksonville, and Lavada Wilson of Chicago; two brothers: John E. of Jacksonville and William A. of Springfield.

ROWE, Mary (Mincy); b: 1 Jun 1924; d: 30 Sep 1990, St. Louis, Mo. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Ferguson, Mo.; M: Warren Rowe in 1945 in St. Louis, Mo.; FA: Warren Mincy; MO: Velma Mallicoat; Resident of 1075 Shackelford, Florissant, Mo.; Survived by her husband; one brother: Harold Mincy of Beardstown; one sister: Mrs. W. F. (Irene) Holt of Franklin; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.; Preceded by her parents, two brothers and one sister.

ROWE, Robert H. "Shorty"; b: 22 Nov 1913, Norris City, II.; d: 6 Jul 1992, Pittsfield, II. (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Pittsfield, II.; FA: Thomas Rowe; MO: Ella Hogan; Resident of Pittsfield, II.; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Becky Brown of California and Mrs. Barbara Mott of Pittsfield; two grandchildren; and one nephew.; Preceded by one granddaughter; one brother; and three sisters.

ROWE, Virgil T.; b: 11 Ju1 1932, Scott Co., IL.; d: 2 Feb 1976, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, IL.; M: Carol Prather on 23 May 1970; FA: Taylor G. Rowe; MO: Evelyn Reining; Resident of 221 Webster, Jacksonville, IL.; Korean War Vet.; Survived by his mother, of Winchester; his wife; five sons: Ronald Ray of Roodhouse and Virgil Anthony, Gerald Alan, James Charles and Michael Gregory, all of Jacksonville; following sisters and brothers: Mrs. Bernard (Garnett) Parker of Torrance, Calif., Mrs. Wayne (Vivian) Stadley of Fresno, Calif., Mrs. Edna Mae Thompson of Springfield, Mrs. Leo (Maxine) Horath of Thermopolis, Wyo., Mrs. Gerald (Genevieve) Hayden of Pittsfield, Russell Rowe of Alton and Everett Rowe of Wood River; and two cousins: Jack Rowe and Bill Wood, both of Jacksonville.

ROWE, William; b: 10 Dec 1893, New Jersey; d: 9 Dec 1978, Pittsfield, IL. (Illini Hosp); Bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL.; M: Lena Haerr on 7 Sep 1917; FA: Frank Rowe; MO: Susan Simple; Wife preceded in death 3 Nov 1969.; Resident of Pittsfield, IL.; WWI Vet.; Survived by a son: William Jr. of Cinnaminson, N.J.; and six grandchildren.

ROWLAND, Frank T.; b: 13 Dec 1905, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 16 Oct 1991, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Kathryn Louise Bailey on 9 Jan 1942 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: Homer Rowland; MO: Velma ; Wife preceded in death 3 APr 1990.; Resident of 703 W. Lafayette Ave., Jacksonville. IL.; Survived by a son: Gail Rowland of Jacksonville. Preceded by one brother.

ROWLAND, Kathryn Louise (Bailey); b: 16 Apr 1912, Winchester, II.; d: 3 Apr 1990, Springfield, II. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Frank Rowland on 9 Jan 1942 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: Louis Bailey; MO: Stella Mae Carlton; Resident of 703 W. Lafayette Ave., Jacksonville, II.; Survived by her husband; and a son: Gail Rowland of Jacksonville.; Preceded by a brother.

ROWLAND, Lily M. (Patterson); d: 8 Nov 1976, Alton, IL. (Memorial Hosp); Bu: Rose1awn Memory Garden Cemetery, Betha1to, IL.; M: George E. Rowland in 1954 in Alton, IL.; Resident of 2623 Union School Rd, Alton, IL.; Was 70 years of age at time of death.; Survived by her husband; a son: Richard Pyle, at home; and a brother: Herman Patterson of Calumet City; and a sister: Madge Fowler of Harco, IL.

ROWLAND, Rurand Joaquin "Randy"; b: 28 Jan 1953, Sheridan, Wyoming; d: 8 May 1984, Kirby, Montana; Bu: Kirby Cemetery, Hardin, Montana; M: Kathryn Jeanette Coats on 29 Nov 1974; FA: Benjamin Rowland; MO: Florence Wilson; (Wife was from Roodhouse, IL.); Survived by his wife; his mother of Kirby; a son: James Durand Rowland of Roodhouse; a stepdaughter: Michelle Ann Preston; and a stepson: Russell Howard Preston, both of Roodhouse; three sisters: Norma Eagle of Kirby, Mont., Beck Hatfield of Billings, Mont. and Esther Rowland of Busby, Mont.; Preceded by a brother: Zachary.

ROWLAND, Wilbur B.; b: 28 Apr 1902, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 17 Aug 1978, Jacksonville, IL.; Bu: Versailles Cemetery, Versailles, IL.; FA: Homer M. Rowland; MO: Velma Pearl Taylor; Resident of 128 Richards St., Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by a brother: Frank; a nephew: Gail Rowland; and a cousin: Margaret Wendling of Jacksonville.

ROWLEY, James Almy; d: 20 Mar 1982, Nebo, IL.; Bu: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, IL.; M: Leona Hankins on 3 Jul 1972 in Winchester, IL.; FA: Clarence Rowley; MO: Agnes Hemphill; Army WW11 Vet.; Was 73 years of age at time of death.; Surviving is his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Wayne (Dorothy) Shaw of Hamilton, Mont.; five grand, five great-grandchildren and eight step grandchildren; three stepsons: Larry White of Jacksonville; Donald White of Griggsville and Richard White of Quincy; two stepdaughters: Mrs. Dennis (Shirley) Page of Pleasant Hill and Mrs. Sharon Syrcle of Quincy; one brother: Lee Rowley and one sister: Mrs. David (Martha) Scranton, both of Nebo.; Preceded in death by two sons, two sisters and one granddaughter.

ROWLEY, Leona M. White (Hankins); b: 12 May 1923, Detroit, II.; d: 6 Jan 1996, Pittsfield, II.; Bu: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, II.; M: 1) E. White in 1942 2) A1my Rowley on 3 Ju1 1970; FA: Gilbert Hankins; MO: Bertha Mae Knox; 1st husband died in 1968; 2nd on 20 Mar 1982.; Resident of Pittsfield, II.; Survived by two daughters: Shirley Page of Bowling Green, Mo. and Sharon Buskirk of Griggsville; three sons: Donald White of Griggsville, Larry White of Pleasant Hill and Dickie White of Griggsville; nine grand and 15 great-grandchildren; and six brothers: Charles Hankins of New Orleans, Cecil Hanks of Pittsfield, Donald Knox of Decatur, Luther Knox of Vancouver, Wash. and Leslie and Leonard Hankins, addresses unknown.; Preceded by a sister: Ada Main; and one grandson.

ROWLEY, Viva S. (Main); b: 27 Apr 1893, Pike Co., II.; d: 5 Aug 1977, Quincy, II. (Blessing Hosp); Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: Clifford Rowley in 1911 in Nebo, II.; FA: Hardin Main; MO: Margaret Hare; Husband preceded in death in 1959.; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Betty Hogan and Mrs. Russell (Adrain) Johnson, both of Durham, Mo. and Mrs. Don (Dorothy) Dungy of Wood River; two brothers: Frank Main of Pittsfield and Ola Main of Calif.; 17 grand, two step-grand, 25 great-grand and six great great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two sons, one daughter, three sisters and two brothers.

ROY, E1sye Fay (Thompson); b: 29 Jan 1936, Versailles, IL.; d: 11 Ju1 1981, Ventura, Calif. (County Hospital); Bu: Versailles Cemetery; FA: Bert Thompson; MO: Irene Hall; Resident of 1049 Ca11e-Ruiz, Thousand Oaks, Calif.; Survived by her mother, Irene Settles of Mt. Sterling; two sons, Bill, Colorado Springs, Colorado, and Joe Thousand Oaks, Calif.; a daughter, Renee Dawn Roy, Thousand Oaks; and two brothers, Burton Thompson, Versailles, and Orville Thompson, Beardstown.; Preceded in death by her father.

ROY, Joseph A.; b: 24 Sep 1922, Brookfield, IL.; d: 7 Feb 1989, St. Louis, Mo. (St. Mary's Hosp); Bu: Resurrection Cemetery, South St. Louis Co., Mo.; M: Betty Oxley; FA: Joseph A. Roy Jr.; MO: Irene Paysee; Resident of St. Louis, Mo.; Survived by his wife; a son: Stephen J. Roy of St. Louis; two daughters: Diane Missey of St. Louis and Suzanne Randolph of Highland Park, N.J.; seven grand children; a brother: Edward W. Roy of Tacoma, Wash.; and a sister: Carol Roach of Godfrey.

ROY, Robert M. Sr.; b: 13 Sep 1910, Sussex, N.J.; d: 22 Nov 1989 Jacksonville, IL. (Convalescent Cntr); Bu: (Cremated); M: Ruth Webb on 13 Sep 1934; FA: Bert William Roy ; MO: Nellie Beyerel; Resident of Chicago, IL.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Dr. Robert M. Roy Jr. of Jacksonville and William Roy of Chicago; four grandchildren; and one sister: Elsie Beemer of Sussex, N.J.; Preceded by his parents.

ROYALTY, Paul D.; b: 27 Apr 1906, Pike Co., IL.; d: 13 Dec 1993, Danville, IL. (Vets Med Cntr); Bu: Taylor Martin Cemetery, El Dara, IL.; FA: Charles Otis Royalty; MO: Ida Jones; Resident of St. Joseph, Mo.; formerly of Quincy and Pike Co., IL.; Survived by one son: Burdette of Council Bluffs, Iowa; one grandchild; five great-grandchildren; three brothers: Thomas of Clayton, Wendell of Quincy and Charles of Camp Point; and one sister: Rachel Tipton of Quincy.; Preceded by one infant son and two sisters.

ROYER, Everett O.; b: 7 Oct 1894, Schuyler Co., IL.; d: 15 Nov 1986, Rushvi11e, IL. (Snyder Vaughn Nursing Home); Bu: Round Prairie Cemetery, Plymouth, IL.; M: Edith Knowles; FA: John E. Royer; MO: Martha E. Burkhardt; Wife preceded in death in 1945.; Resident of Rushville, IL.; WWI Army Vet.; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Larry (Sarah) Avery of Beardstown; three grand and three great grandchildren; one brother: William Royer of Birmingham; one sister: Mrs. Nina Robinson of Macomb.; Preceded by one sister and one granddaughter.

ROYER, Margaret Verna (Heaton); b: 6 Jan 1906, Fulton Co., IL.; d: 7 Oct 1995, Rushvi11e, IL. (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: Industry, IL.; M: Roy Royer on 9 Feb 1927 in Rushvi11e, IL.; FA: Cornelius Heaton; MO: Minnie O. Richey; Resident of Rushvi11e, IL.; Survived by her husband; two sons: Keith Royer of Carlinville and Karl Royer of Macomb; two daughters: Ruthana Bent of Rushville and Mary Watkins of Macomb; 14 grand, 26 great-grand and five great-great-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Temple (Wilma) Teel of Industry.; Preceded by one great-grandson; and one sister: Ruth Helen Aten.

ROYER, Mary R. (Richardson); b: 18 Dec 1894, Camden Township, Schuyler Co., II.; d: 10 Jun 1985, Rushvi11e, II. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Rushvi11e Cemetery; M: Joseph Earl Royer on 4 Mar 1914 in Camden, II.; FA: Benjamin Richardson; MO: Iva Haley; Husband preceded in death 7 Mar 1967.; Resident of Rushvi11e, II.; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Lozelle (June) Fuqua, Mrs. Russell (Twila) Rice and Mrs. Francis (Sylvia) Harrison, all of Rushville; two sons: Russell Royer of Industry and Wayne Royer of West Point; 27 grand, 49 great-grand and three great-great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two sons, one brother and one sister.

ROYER, Roy Henry; b: 2 Jun 1908, Schuyler Co., II.; d: 16 Aug 1996, Springfield, II. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Industry, II.; M: Margaret Verna Heaton on 9 Feb 1927 in Rushvi11e, II; FA: Jesse Royer; MO: Myrtle Vaughn; Wife preceded in death 7 Oct 1995.; Resident of Rushvi11e, II.; Survived by two sons: Keith of Carlinville and Karl of Macomb; two daughters: Ruthana Bent of Rushville and Mary Watkins of Macomb; 14 grand, 26 great-grand and five great-great-grandchildren; and a sister: Ruth King of Macomb.; Preceded by a great-grandson and a brother: Gilbert Royer.

ROZINA, Leroy D.; b: 31 Jul 1922, Kewanee, II.; d: 20 Dec 1993, Hannibal, Mo. (Regional Hosp); Bu: City Cemetery, Beardstown, II.; M: Ethelmae Wilkins on 9 Jul 1943 in La Crosse, Wisc.; FA: Eli Rozina; MO: Julia Covich; Resident of 12 Pioneer Trail, Hannibal, Mo.; WWII Coast Guard Vet.; Survived by his wife; four daughters: Nikki Frankenrider of Genoa, Glenda Case of St. Joseph, Mo. and Cindy Hobrock of Roxie Shores, both of Beardstown; a sister: Ann Butler of Ft. Worth, Tex.; seven grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.; Preceded by three brothers and one sister.

RUARK, Amy (Carey); b: 5 Aug 1881, Pike Co., IL.; d: 10 Feb 1976, Jacksonville, IL. (Convalescent Cntr); Bu: Winchester City Cemetery; M: Frank Ruark on 8 Apr 1913; FA: George W. Carey; MO: Jane Hoskins; Husband preceded in death; Resident of Winchester, IL.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Eloise Gillham of Winchester; and two grandchildren: Carol and Karen Gillham, both of Winchester.

RUBLE, Beryl C. (Waggoner); b: 28 Mar 1907, Pike Co., IL.; d: 25 Dec 1991, Pittsfield, IL. (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL.; M: Lee Ruble on 29 Aug 1925 in Pittsfield, IL.; FA: George Waggoner; MO: Carrie ; Husband preceded in death in 1967.; Resident of Pittsfield, IL.; Survived by a daughter: Leona Lemons of Pittsfield; three granddaughters; and eight great-grandchildren.

RUBLE, Carolyn L. (Constable); b: 16 Aug 1943, Pike Co., II.; d: 31 Jul 1985, Pittsfield, II. (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: David Ruble on 26 Dec 1964 in Pittsfield, II.; FA: Clarence Constable; MO: Edna Pittsworth; Resident of Pittsfield, II.; Survived by her husband; one son: Greg of Pittsfield; two daughters: Susan and Hope at home; five brothers: Harold and Gary of Pittsfield and Alfred, Charles and Donald of Barry; two sisters: Freda Predmore of New Salem and Patsy Smith of Barry; her grandmother: Bertha Tittsworth of Barry; and her mother: Edna Constable of Pittsfield.

RUBLE, D. E. "Gus"; b: 26 Aug 1919, Time, II,; d: 27 Sep 1994, Jacksonville, II.; Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, II.; FA: Ora Lee Ruble; MO: Opal Pearl Long; Resident of 423 W. College Ave., Jacksonville, II.; WWII Navy Vet. & Korean War Army Vet.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Harold (Pamela) Adams of Plantation, Fla.; and three grandchildren.; Preceded by his parents; two sisters; and two brothers.

RUBLE, Eda (Doyle); b: 12 Jul 1905, Pike Co., II.; d: 2 Oct 1990, Pittsfield, II. (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Burbridge Cemetery, near Independence, II.; M: Charles Ruble on 1936 in Pike Co., II.; FA: Lee Doyle; MO: Nerva Couch; Resident of Nebo, II.; Survived by two sons: Archie of Nebo and Ora of Pittsfield; a daughter: Linda Hayes of New Hartford, Conn.; eight grand and three great-grandchildren; and three brothers: Clarence Doyle of Medora, Leo Doyle of Nebo and Ivy Doyle of Barry.

RUBLE, Elmore "Dutch"; b: 18 Sep 1902, Alexander, II.; d: 31 Mar 1986, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Woodwreath Cemetery; M: Ruth Fulton in 1953; FA: Milton Ruble; MO: Laura Elmore; Resident of New Berlin, II.; formerly of Alexander, II.; Survived by his wife; two sisters-in-law; and several cousins.; Preceded by a sister: Josephine Muckleston; and two brothers: Dee and Richard.

RUBLE, Geraldine N. (Sowers); b: 24 Jul 1903, Pearl, II.; d: 5 Oct 1993, Pittsfield, II. (Clarkston Court Nursing Home); Bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, II.; M: Henry T. Ruble on 19 Mar 1922 in Hannibal, Mo.; FA: Otis Evans; MO: Gracie Mae Holloway Sowers; Husband preceded in death in 1953.; Resident of Pittsfield, II.; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Marion (Doris) Smith of Pittsfield and five sons: Harold E. of Hannibal, Mo., David G., Frank C. and Richard H., all of Pittsfield, and Ronald G. of Antioch; 22 grand and 30 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by one son: Bob; a daughter: Betty Russman; one brother: Kenneth; and one sister: Ethel.

RUBLE, John C.; b: 6 Dec 1903, Berlin, II.; d: 11 Sep 1978, rural New Berlin, II.; Bu: Berlin Cemetery; M: Elsie Harris on 30 Aug 1939; FA: John Barry Ruble; MO: Ada Ellis; Resident of R.R. 1, New Berlin, II.; Survived by his wife; a son: Robert of California; four daughters: Ada Clark of Springfield, Mary Smith and Carol Loyd, both of New Berlin and Barbara Koyne of Loami; two stepsons: Charles and Kenneth Sheppard, both of New Berlin; 13 grand and seven step grandchildren; and a brother: Ellis of Pine11as Park, Fla.; Preceded by two sisters.

RUBLE, Kathleen Mary (Luby); b: 6 Aug 1905, Morgan Co., II.; d: 6 Jun 1987, Jacksonville, II.; Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Richard H. Ruble in Nov, 1923; FA: William Luby; MO: Laura Baker; Husband preceded in death in March, 1972.; Resident of 723 Jordan, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by one foster son: Harry Evans of Green Cove Springs, Fla.; and one brother: Lawrence Luby of Goleta, Calif.; Preceded by one son in 1925 and two brothers.

RUBLE, Leland L.; b: 3 Dec 1924, Time, Il.; d: 21 Aug 1996, Pittsfield, II. (Illini Hosp); Bu: Gray Cemetery, New Salem, II.; M: Pearl Blacketter on 9 May 1945 in Pittsfield, II.; FA: Harry Ruble; MO; Grace Watkins; Resident of Pittsfield, II.; WWII Navy Vet.; Survived by his wife; a son: Larry Ruble of Pittsfield; one grandson; and one great-grandson.; Preceded by three brothers: Neal, Paul and Doss Ruble.

RUBLE, Paul I.; b: 15 Nov 1910, Milton, IL.; d: 20 Mar 1979, Jacksonville, IL. (Convalescent Cntr); Bu: Blue River Cemetery, near Milton, IL.; M: Juanita Daniels on 23 Oct 1935 in Pittsfield, IL.; FA: Harry Ruble; MO: Grace Watkins; Resident of Pittsfield, IL.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Donald (Greta) Shipley of Jacksonville; four sons: Gene and Harold, both of Pittsfield, Delbert of Nebo and Jack of Kinderhook; 19 grandchildren; one great-grandson; and a brother: Leland of Pittsfield.; Preceded by a granddaughter: Sarah Mae Ruble; and two brothers: Doss and Neil.

RUBLE, Richard H.; b: 5 Oct 1934, Pittsfield, IL.; d: 24 Oct 1993, Pittsfield, IL. (Illini Hosp); Bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL.; M: Laura V. Sewell in Apr, 1957; FA: Henry T. Ruble; MO: Geraldine N. Sowers; Resident of Pittsfield, II.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Richard T. and John H., both of Pittsfield; one daughter: Marjorie Manson of Pittsfield; two grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Tunney (Doris) Smith of Pittsfield; and four brothers: Harold E. of Hannibal, Mo., Ronald G. of Antioch and David G. and Frank C., both of Pittsfield.; Preceded by one sister: Betty Huffman; and one brother: Robert.

RUBLE, Ruth M. (Fulton); b: 11 Feb 1916, Sangamon Co., IL.; d: 23 May 1994, Jacksonville, IL. (Sky View Nursing Home); Bu: St. Mary's Catholic Church, New Berlin, IL.; M: Elmore "Dutch" Ruble in 1953; FA: James Fulton; MO: Mary Reiser; Husband preceded in death 31 Mar 1986.; Resident of New Berlin, IL.; Survived by one brother: Henry Fulton of New Berlin; two sisters: Rose Yates of Springfield and Alice Fuchs of Missouri; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two brothers: George and Edward; and three sisters: Elizabeth Walsh, Dollie Robbins and Lena German.

RUBLE, William Ellis "Zeke"; b: 18 Sep 1905, Berlin, IL.; d: 21 Ju1 1987, Pine11as Park, Fla.; Bu: Rose1awn Memorial Park, Springfield, IL.; M: Ethel Ross Courier on 6 Nov 1938 in Peterson, Iowa; FA: John Ruble; MO: Ada Ellis; Wife preceded in death 22 Mar 1948.; Resident of Pine1las Park, Fla.; Survived by a daughter: Nancy Heidel of Pinellas Park, Fla.; a stepdaughter: Sally Epple of Wiley, Tex.; three stepsons: Ray Courier of Murrayvi11e, Glen Courier of Denver, Colo. and Dan Courier of New Berlin; 21 grand and several great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.; Preceded by a brother: John; and two sisters: Mary Simpson and Ruth Johnson.

RUBLY, Sister M. Florence Ida; b: 22 Apr 1899, Chicago, II.; d: 16 Apr 1991, South Bend, Ind. (St. Mary's Convent); Bu: Our Lady of Peace Cemetery, St. Mary's College Campus, South Bend, Ind.; FA: Theodore Rubly; MO: Amanda Martin; A former resident of Jacksonville, II.; serving at Our Saviour's Hospital.

RUBY, Etta Mae (Sanders); b: 30 Dec 1895, near Glasgow, II.; d: 8 Feb 1993, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Glasgow Cemetery, Glasgow, II.; M: Joseph Ruby on 19 Apr 1919; FA: Andrew Sanders; MO: Amanda Blair; Husband preceded in death 30 Sep 1962.; Resident of 800 Hoagland Blvd, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by a niece raised in the Ruby home: Mrs. Robert (Veta) Clayton of Palmyra; two great-nieces raised in her home: Mrs. Jay (Virginia) Claus of Pittsfield and Mrs. Carl (Armetta) K. Randall of Modesto; and several nieces and nephews.

RUBY, LaDora Ellen (Ketner); b: 28 Dec 1914, Murrayvi11e, IL.; d: 4 May 1982, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Lloyd S. Ruby on 10 Apr 1939; FA: Basil C. Ketner; MO: Ida Mae Riggs; Resident of 7 St. Andrews Drive, Jacksonville, IL.; Surviving are her husband; two sons: Lynn Shelton Ruby and Jan Cameron Ruby, both of Jacksonville; one grandchild: Benjamin Gregory Ruby; three brothers: Basil B. Ketner of Jacksonville; Charles Albert Ketner of Rockford, and Paul Francis Ketner of Aledo.

RUBY, Russell Lee; b: 27 Dec 1909, A1sey, IL.; d: 24 Ju1 1990, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: Ida Mae Thompson on 4 Nov 1932; FA: John H. Ruby; MO: Martha L. Watkins; Wife preceded in death 8 Dec 1980.; Resident of Jacksonville, IL.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by several nieces and nephews.; He was the last of his family of nine children.

RUCK, Fern (Brown); b: 4 Aug 1915, Manchester, II. Area; d: 24 Jan 1991, Louisville, Ky.; Bu: St. Matthews, Ky.; M: William E. Ruck on 5 Apr 1939; FA: Carl Brown; MO: Lois ; Resident of Louisville, Ky.; formerly of the Manchester, II. area; Survived by her husband; a son: Jack of Louisville, Ky.; a daughter: Barbara A. Leathers of Detroit, Mich.; three grandchildren; a brother: F. Weldon Brown of Danville; and a sister: Norma Brown Witty of Mt. Sterling.; Preceded by a sister: Louise; and a brother: Lynn.

RUCKEL, Virginia (MacElhern); b: Oct 1905, Roodhouse, II.; d: 7 Feb 1978, Rockville, Md.; Bu: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, II.; M: Horace Ruckel; FA: Arch MacElhern; MO: Minnie Good; Husband preceded in death in 1975.; A former resident of Roodhouse, II.; Survived by two children: Martha Firling of Duluth, Minn. and Anthony Ruckel of Denver, Colo.; and two grandchildren.

RUDISILL, Clyde L.; b: 23 Jul 1894, Morgan Co., II.; d: 19 Jun 1986, Jacksonville, Il.(Passavant Hosp); Bu: Arcadia Cemetery; M: 1) Cecile White 2) Virginia Corbley on 11 Jun 1977; FA: Charles Rudisill; MO: Mary Neil; 1st wife preceded in death in Nov, 1970.; Resident of 500 W. State, Apt. 2F, J'ville, IL.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Edward E. (Virginia) Bahan of J'ville; two grandchildren: Mrs. Sandra Haas of West Palm Beach. Fla. and Daniel E. Bahan Jr. of J'ville; five great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Roscoe (Cora) Goodpasture of Good Hope. Ill. and Mrs. Vic (Jessie) Walz of Joliet.; Preceded by three brothers and a sister.

RUDISILL, Leonard Dale; b: 6 Nov 1912, near Arcadia, II.; d: 19 Aug 1992, rural Jacksonville, II.; Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: Viola Lillian Reed on 7 Mar 1936 in Concord, II.; FA: Ralph R. Rudisill; MO: Mayme Delaney; Resident of R.R. 1, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Joe (Carolyn Mae) Gregory of Jacksonville; three grand and great-grandchildren; one Sister: Bernita Benner of Jacksonville; two nieces and two nephews.; Preceded by one sister: Irene Standley.

RUDISILL, Nellie (Campbell); b: 29 Apr 1890, Cass Co., II.; d: 3 Apr 1976, Jacksonville, II. (Norris Hosp); Bu: Arcadia Cemetery; M: Harry Rudisill; FA: William Campbell; MO: Emma Shields; Husband preceded in death in 1955.; Resident of Virginia, II.; Survived by these children: Mrs. Roy (Hildredth) Smith of Virginia and Mrs. Evelyn Brown of Sunnymead, Calif.; five grand and 16 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

RUDISILL, Ralph; b: 8 Apr 1882, Arcadia, II.; d: 29 Jan 1977, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); M: Mamye Delaney on 7 May 1907; FA: Charles Rudisill; MO: Mary Neill; Wife preceded in death 31 Jan 1963.; Resident of R.R. 1, Jacksonville.; Survived by a son: Dale of Jacksonville; two daughters: Irene Stanley and Bernita Benner, both of Jacksonville; two brothers: Fred of Calif. and Clyde of Port Charlotte, Fla.; two sisters: Mrs. Roscoe Goodpasture of Concord and A. V. Waltz of Tampa, Florida; five grand and 12 great-grandchildren.

RUDOLPH, Ernest Lynn; b: 15 Apr 1942, Kane, II.; d: 1 Nov 1992, Jerseyvil1e, II. (Jersey Commty Hosp); Bu: Kane Cemetery; FA: Ernest L. Rudolph; MO: Mary Edith Shaw; Resident of White Hall, II.; Navy Vet.; Survived by his mother: Mary Edith Shaw Rudolph Mallicott of Jerseyville; a brother: Larry Rudolph of Wood River; a half-brother: Thomas R. Beach of Minnesota; two half-sisters: Pam Atteberry and Rebecca Hare, both of Greenfield.; Preceded by his father and a sister: Mary H. Thievagt.

RUEBLING, Doris W. (Turner); b: 21 Nov 1911, near Modesto, II.; d: 7 Nov 1984, Springfield, II. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Blue Grass Cemetery, Modesto, II.; M: George Ruebling; FA: Edgar Turner; MO: Clara Zelmer; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of Modesto, II.; Survived by four sons: Kerry R. Turner of Jacksonville; Lowell E. Turner of Modesto; L. Roger Turner of Madison, Wis., and Mark Ruebling of Modesto; 11 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and one sister: Florence Odell of Champaign.

RUEBLING, John Charles Jr.; b: 23 Feb 1960, Carrollton, IL.; d: 27 Nov 1979, Franklin, II.; Bu: Franklin Cemetery; FA: John Charles Ruebling Sr.; MO: Carol Cunningham; Resident of Franklin, II.; Survived by his father of Chatham; his mother: Mrs. Carol Rees of Franklin; a brother: Charles of Ft. Benning, Ga.; two sisters: Susan and Kathy, both of Franklin; and a grandmother: Mrs. Tassie Reubling of Springfield.

RUEBUSH, Carl; b: 24 Apr 1896, Sciota, II.; d: 24 Jun 1987, Good Hope, II.; Bu: Oakwood Cemetery, Macomb, II.; M: Huldah Paulsgrove on 5 Oct 1918 in San Diego, Calif.; FA: David Ruebush; MO: Elizabeth Yeats; Resident of Good Hope, II.; WI Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Robert (Maxine) Goodpasture of Good Hope, two grandsons; three great-grandchildren; and several relatives in the Jacksonville area.; Preceded by one daughter; five brothers; and one sister.

RUEBUSH, Huldah L. (Paulsgrove); b: 17 Jun 1898, Walnut Grove, McDonough Co., II.; d: 4 Aug 1991, Macomb, II. (McDonough Dist Hosp); Bu: Oakwood Cemetery, Macomb, II.; M: Carl Ruebush on 5 Oct 1918; FA: Thomas Paulsgrove; MO: Lucy Locke; Husband preceded in death 24 Jun 1987.; Resident of Good Hope, IL.; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Robert (Maxine) Goodpasture of rural Good Hope, formerly of this area; two grandchildren; three great-grand children; and one brother: Herbert Paulsgrove of Macomb.; Preceded by one daughter and three brothers.

RUEHMANN, Elizabeth "Betty" (Walter); b: 10 Nov 1902, Australia; d: 27 Dec 1983, Carrollton, II. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Carroll ton City Cemetery; M: William L. Ruehmann on 16 Oct 1926 in Chicago, II.; FA: Valentine Walter; MO: Philipine Wendel; Resident of Carrollton, II.; Surviving are her husband; a son: Donald Ruehmann of Ft. Collins, Colo; two grand and one great-great grandch11d; the following sisters and brother: Phyllis Walter and Theresa Ekstam,both of Chicago; Katherine Sickinger of Tullahoma, Tenn.; and Rudolph Walter of Tuscon, Ariz.

RUEHMANN, William L.; b: 7 Aug 1903, Chicago, II.; d: 6 May 1984, Ft. Collins, Colorado; Bu: City Cemetery, Carrollton, II.; M: Elizabeth Walter on 16 Oct 1926; FA: William E. Ruehmann; MO: Anna Reinke; Wife preceded in death 27 Dec 1983.; A resident of Carrollton, II.; Survived by one son: Donald of Ft. Collins; two grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.

RUETER, Ervin Fred; b: 4 Apr 1903, Scott Co., II.; d: 10 Jan 1987, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Hillcrest Cemetery, Bluffs, II.; FA: Benjamin Rueter; MO: Cora Nolte; Resident of Winchester, II.; formerly of Bloomfield.; Survived by three nephews: Jack Rueter of Winchester, Donald Rueter of Buena Park, Calif. and Billie Rueter of rural Winchester.; Preceded by four brothers: Harvey, Jess, Elmer and Martin; and an infant sister.

RUETER, Freda Maria; b: 9 Jan 1904, Bloomfield, IL.; d: 28 Dec 1995, Winchester, II. (Scott Co. Nursing Home); Bu: Hillcrest Cemetery, south of Bluffs, IL.; FA: William F. Rueter; MO: Clara Rolf; Resident of Winchester, IL.; Survived by one sister: Lena Mitchell of Winchester; one niece; one nephew; and several great nieces and nephews. Preceded by one brother: Walter Rueter; and four other siblings in childhood.

RUETER, Helen Margaret (Albers); b: 31 Aug 1916, Scott Co., IL.; d: 1 Mar 1992, Winchester, II. (Scott Co. Nursing Home); Bu: Hillcrest Cemetery, near Bluffs, II.; M: Jesse F. Rueter on 16 Mar 1940 in St. Louis, MO.; FA: Fred Albers; MO: Mary Grace Mayes; Husband preceded in death 2 Oct 1977.; Resident of rural Winchester, II.; Survived by one brother: Henry Albers of Winchester; two sisters: Mrs. Otis (Eda) Wren of Olney and Mrs. Wil1iam (Mabel} Ehlert of: rural Winchester; and two nieces; and two nephews.

RUETER, Jesse F.; b: 1 Jan 1912, Scott Co., II.; d: 2 Oct 1977, rural Winchester, II.; Bu: Hillcrest Cemetery, Bluffs, II.; M: Helen Albers on 16 Mar 1940 in St. Louis, Mo.; FA: Ben Reuter; MO: Minnie Nolte; Resident of Route 1, Winchester, II.; Survived by his wife; two brothers: Ervin Rueter of Winchester route one and Martin Rueter of Winchester.; Preceded by two brothers and one sister.

RUETER, Lois Elizabeth (Batley); b: 22 Sep 1901, Scott Co., II.; d: 9 Apr 1986, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Hillcrest Cemetery, near Bluffs, II.; M: Harry B. Rueter; FA: George Batley; MO: Emma Little; Resident of Winchester, II.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Rex (Marian) Worrell of Carpentersville; three grandchildren: Dean Worrell of Maringo, Dianne Schroeder of Woodstock and Deanna Gibson of Woodstock; five great-grandchildren; and a brother: George Batley of Winchester.; Preceded in death by eight brothers and sisters.

RUETER, Martin H.; b: 6 Mar 1900, Morgan Co., IL.; d: 30 Aug 1981, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Hillcrest Cemetery, Winchester, IL.; FA: Benjamin Rueter; MO: Minnie Nolte; Resident of Winchester, IL.; WWII Vet.; Survivors include one brother, Erin Rueter of Winchester; three nephews, Jack Rueter and Billie Rueter, both of Winchester, and Don Rueter of Anaheim, Calif.; Preceded in death by three brothers and one sister.

RUETER, Mary (Hardister); b: 27 May 1903, Winchester, IL.; d: 25 May 1991, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Hillcrest Cemetery, Bluffs, IL.; M: Harvey Rueter on 12 Nov 1930; FA: William A. Hardister; MO: Cora F. Harper; Husband preceded in death in Sep, 1938.; Resident of Winchester, IL.; Survived by two sons: Jack L. Rueter of Winchester and Donald Gene Rueter of Henderson, Nev.; seven grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two brothers and three sisters.

RUETER, 0la H. (Christison); b: 12 Nov 1894, Winchester, IL.; d: 30 Nov 1991, - Winchester, IL. (Scott Co. Nursing Home); Bu: Winchester City Cemetery; M: Clarence Rueter on 5 Jan 1925 in Winchester, IL.; FA: Henry M. Christison; MO: Mary Butzbach; Husband preceded in death 7 Sep 1972.; Resident of Winchester, IL.; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. William (Helen) Cumby of Winchester; one step granddaughter; four step great-grandchildren.; Preceded by one grandson; three brothers: Elmer, Russell and Clyde; and one sister: Cecile Sterrett.

RUFFIN, Evelyn S. (Suiter); d: 13 Apr 1981, Gardena, Calif.; Bu: Gardena, Calif.; M: Joseph Ruffin; FA: Floyd Suiter; MO: Etta Ferguson; Resident of Gardena, Calif.; formerly of Jacksonville.; Was 64 years of age at death.; Survived by her husband; a son: Tom, both of Gardena; a half-sister: Gladys Ahlquist Johnson of Grady, N.C.; and a half-brother: Albert Ahlquist of Fairfield, Ohio.; Preceded in death by her parents; her stepfather: Walter Ahlquist; and a sister: Eleanor Suiter Bergschneider.

RUH, Charles Richard; b: 10 Apr 1923, rural Morgan Co., II.; d: 14 Nov 1979, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, II.; M: Eloise Leonhard on 18 Oct 1941 in Palmyra, Mo.; FA: Lawrence Ruh; MO: Lillian Kopf; Resident of R.R. 1, Meredosia, II.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Richard (Alberta) Bradley and Mrs. Gary (Carol) Clark, both of Meredosia; four sisters: Mrs. Jack (Anna Kathryn) Bader and Mrs. George (Edna) Kingsburg, both of Wayne, Mich., Mrs. Robert (Bernice) DuRocher of Jacksonville and Mrs. Richard (Jean) Horn of Franklin; a brother: Leland of Jacksonville; and six grandchildren. He is also survived by his mother of Jacksonville.

RUH, Lillian M. (Kopf); b: 14 Apr 1897, Logan Co., II.; d: 18 Jun 1996, Jacksonville, II. (Barton Stone Nursing Home); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, II.; M: Lawrence Ruh on 25 Feb 1920; FA: Henry August Kopf; MO: Anna Koke; Husband preceded in death 23 Sep 1961.; A former resident of 208 Franklin St., J'ville.; Survived by 4 daughters: Mrs. John (Anna Kathryn) Bader of Kerrville, Tex., Mrs. George (Edna) Kingsbury of Wayne, Mich., Mrs. Robert (Bernice) DuRocher of Jacksonville and Mrs. Richard (Jean) Horn of Franklin; one son: Leland (wife, Carla Jo) Ruh of Jacksonville; several grand, great-grand and great-great-grandchildren; and one sister: Emma Heidbreder of Lincoln.; Preceded by one son: Richard Ruh; five sisters; one brother; one granddaughters; and three great grandsons.

RUIZ, Alexander James; b: 22 Mar 1991, Springfield, IL.; d: 6 Jun 1991, Rushvi11e, IL. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Ridgeville Cemetery, near Browning, IL.; FA: Steven Ruiz; MO: Penny Woods; Resident of R.R. 3, Rushvi11e, IL.; Survived by his parents; one brother: Aaron, at home; two sisters: his twin, Allison, and Ashley, both at home; and his paternal grandfather and stepgrandmother: Joseph and Olivia Ruiz of Cairo.; Preceded by one grandfather and both grandmothers.

RUKGABER, Warren Burdette; b: 6 Aug 1918, Mt. Pleasant, Iowa; d: 20 Jan 1995, Pittsfield, IL. (1llini Hosp); Bu: Goodin Cemetery, rural Pittsfield, IL.; M: Violet Taylor on 17 Ju1 1940 in Milton, IL.; FA: Henry Rukgaber; MO: Ada Goodin; Resident of Pittsfield, IL.; WWI1 Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; one sister: Mrs. Don (Dorothy) Apps of Pittsfield; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one son: Harold Warren Rukgaber; and one sister: Nancy Ann Rukgaber.

RULE, Lois Stewart (Stewart); b: 8 Nov 1930, Jacksonville, II.; d: 2 May 1988, Springfield, II. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, II.; M: Edward L. Rule Sr. in 1954; FA: A. John Stewart; MO: Helen Dumas; Resident of Springfield, II.; Member: D.A.R.; Survived by her parents of Jacksonville; her husband; a son: Edward L. Rule Jr. of Normal; a daughter: Christine Moore of Springfield; a grandson; a sister: Mary Martzke of Menomonie Falls, Wisc.; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by a brother. J. Marlin Stewart.

RUMBLE, Mary R. "Mae" (Millner); b: 25 Jun 1890, Cass Co., II.; d: 14 Jul 1995, Virginia, II. (Walker Nursing Home); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, II.; M: Charles F. Rumble on 6 Oct 1909 in Springfield, II.; FA: Henry Clay Millner; MO: Rebecca Needham; Husband preceded in death 15 Dec 1943.; Survived by three sons: John M. of Virginia, James of West Memphis, Ark. and George Rumble of Winchester; two daughters: Marge Collins and Lucille Rumble, both of Virginia; 12 grand, 23 great-grand and several great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by a son: Chase; a daughter: Louise Maul; two grandchildren; two brothers: James and Paul Millner and three sisters: Flo Salzman, Lettie Millner and Tilly Maddor.

RUMBLE, Paulette; b: 29 Sep 1950, Quincy, II.; d: 3 Sep 1984, Quincy, II. (St. Mary's Hosp); Bu: Shiloh Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, II.; FA: Martin Rumble; FA: Darlene Brown; Resident of 1440 N. 10th St., Quincy, II.; Survived by her mother: Mrs. Darlene Bigger; and a step-father: Rubin Bigger, of Mt. Sterling; three brothers: Richard Brown, Burlington, Criss Brown, Redwood City, Cal., Michael Bigger, Wyoming; three sisters: Mrs. Frances Cookson, Quincy, Mrs. Kringle Lindsey, 29 Palms, Calif., and Mrs. Linda Fleming, Pekin; and several nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles.

RUMBLE, Sally E. (Wallace); b: Ky.; d: 10 Dec 1986, Virginia, II. (Walker Nursing Home); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, II.; M: Martin Rumble in 1920 in Beardstown, II.; FA: Martin Wallace; MO: Lottie ; Husband preceded in death in 1967.; Resident of Beardstown; was 88 years of age at death.; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Robert (Jeannetta) Van Winkle of Palm Bay, Fla. and Mary Rumble of Chicago; and one grandson.;Preceded by two brothers.

RUMFORD, James; b: 6 Ju1 1915, Cass Co., IL.; d: 8 Feb 1989, Rushville, IL. (Snyder-Vaughn Haven Nursing Home); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL.; FA: Charles Rumford; MO: Katherine Ruppel; Resident of Rushvi11e, IL.; Survived by a brother: Joe of Rushville.; Preceded by a sister: Elizabeth

RUMPLE, George M.; b: 23 Aug 1918, Griggsvi11e, IL.; d: 8 Feb 1987, Griggsvi11e, IL.; Bu: Griggsvi11e Cemetery; M: Eileen Shelton on 18 Jun 1945 in East Moline, IL.; FA: William M. Rumple; MO: Cora A. Cross; Resident of Griggsvi11e, IL.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; three sons: Val Rumple of J'ville, Van Rumple of Griggsville and Vern Rumple of Quincy; five grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Alma Thrasher and Mrs. Ruth Craven, both of Griggsville.

RUMPLE, Jacquline M. "Jackie" (Gray); b: 16 Jan 1928, Griggsville, II.; d: 24 May 1991, Pittsfield, II. (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Griggsville Cemetery; M: Herschel Rumple on 3 Jun 1978 in Griggsville, II.; FA: Doyle Gray; MO: Stella May Northup; Resident of Griggsville, II.; Survived by her husband; two sisters: Helen Pluckett of Navada, Mo. and June Lehr of Buckner, Mo.; and one brother: Wendel Gray of Navada, Mo.; Preceded by her parents; one sister: Wilma Gray; and one brother: Walter Gray.

RUMPLE, Mildred (Northcut); b: 5 Nov 1910, Winchester, II.; d: 3 Jan 1992, Winchester, II.; M: Virgil "Mike" Rumple on 9 Dec 1929 in Pittsfield, IL.; FA: John Northcut; MO: Ollis ; Husband preceded in death 21 Aug 1987.; Resident of Winchester, II.; Survived by one daughter: Jowayne Malambri of Antioch, Calif.; two grand and several great-grandchildren; and one sister: Mary Bell Vanetten of Flora.; Preceded by one son: Gary Rumple; and several brothers and sisters.

RUMPLE, V. O. "Mike" b: 28 Jul 1908, Griggsville, IL.; d:. 21 Aug 1987, Springfield, IL. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Winchester City Cemetery; M: Mildred Northcutt in 1929 in Pittsfield, IL.; FA: Charles Rumple; MO: De1pha Zimmerman; Resident of Winchester, IL.; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Jowayne Malambri of Antioch, Calif.; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; one brother: Herschel Rumple of Griggsville; and one sister: Mrs. Nelson (Thelma) Davis of Alton.

RUNKEL, Betty Jane (Smith); b: 19 Sep 1930, Murrayvi11e, IL.; d: 29 Jan 1991, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; M: Kenneth Runkel on 16 Feb 1962 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Ralph Smith; MO: Alice Thady; Resident of 738 N. East St., Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by her husband; two sons: Larry Gilbert of Anderson, Ind. and Ron Gilbert of Jacksonville; two daughters: Mrs. Steve (Mary Jane) Esslinger and Tina Runkel, both of Jacksonville; four grandchildren: Mark Gilbert, Rhonda Gilbert, Brent Esslinger and Kyle Esslinger, all of J'ville; and one brother: John Edgar Smith of Jacksonville.; Preceded by a grandson.

RUNKLE, Arlene A. (Daniel); b: 12 Oct 1914, Hagers Grove, Mo.; d: 13 Sep 1981, Rushville, II. (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: Rushville City Cemetery; M: 1) Hallie Nell on 19 Aug 1938 in Palmyra, Mo. 2) Harold Runkle on 4 Sep 1965 in Rushville, II.; FA: Harry Daniel; MO: Amanda Barr; First husband died 4 Oct 1960.; Surviving are her husband; one son, Charles Nell of Quincy; two step-daughters: Mrs. Paul (Nancy) Moore of Champaign and Mrs. Max (Janet) Greer of Winchester; two step-sons: Larry Runkle of LaPrairie, and [portion of newspaper missing here]; two grandchildren and six step-grand children; five sisters: Mrs. Russell (Hazel) Spillers of Macomb; Mrs. Helen Burk of Cincinnati, Ohio; Mrs. Charles (Daisy) Cox of Versailles; Mrs. Don (Betty) Sinnock of Macomb and Mrs. Charles (Bebe) Reische of Rushville.; She was preceded in death by one brother and one sister.

RUNKLE, Bernice F. (Fowler); b: 26 Nov 1911, Eldorado, McDonough Co., II.; d: 28 Aug 1990, Rushville, II. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Littleton Cemetery, Littleton, II.; M: Vernon Runkle on 11 Sep 1937 in Palmyra, Mo.; FA: George Fowler; MO: Amy Olson; Resident of rural Rushville, II.; Survived by her husband; two sons: George of Littleton and Paul of Sherman; and five grandchildren.; Preceded by one daughter: Mary; and one brother: Burdette.

RUNKLE, Bobby Hugh; b: 7 Oct 1928, Littleton, II.; d: 30 Jul 1995, Little Rock, Ark. (Vets Hosp); Bu: Goodhope Cemetery, east of Rushville, II.; M: Rosemary Helen Gibbons on 26 May 1950 in Littleton, II.; FA: Floyd Bert Runkle; MO: Mary Lillian Wells; Resident of Horseshoe Bend,-Ark.; formerly of Littleton, IL.; Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Andy Leroy Runkle of Horseshoe Bend, Ark. and Bobby Lee Runkle of LaCygne Kans.; his twin sister: Betty Stratton of High Ridge, MO.; three brothers: Vernon and Wayne Runkle, both of Rushville, and Ralph Runkle of Jacksonville.; Preceded by one son: Jimmy Runkle; two sisters: Margaret Young and Helen Royer; and one brother: Harold Runkle.

RUNKLE, Erica (Vincent); b: 20 Sep 1905, Brooklyn, Schuyler Co., II.; d: 28 May 1988, Hillsboro, II. (Hosp); Bu: Littleton Cemetery; M: Kenneth Runkle in 1930 in Littleton, II.; FA: Robert Lee Vincent; MO: Mary Florence Burmood; Husband preceded in death in 1965.; Survived by one grandson: Gary Follis of San Diego. Calif.; one granddaughter: Sherry Goering of Davenport, Ia.; and five great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two daughters: Mrs. Elaine Follis and Wilma Runkle; twin infant sons; two brothers; and one infant sister.

RUNKLE, Harold E.; b: 23 Nov 1915, Schuyler Co., II.; d: 21 Jun 1982, Macomb, IL. (McDonough Dist Hosp); Bu: Rushville City Cemetery, Rushville, IL.; M: 1) Arlene Daniel on 4 Sep 1965 in Rushville, IL. 2) Frances Day on 23 Jan 1982 in Macomb, IL.; FA: Floyd Runkle; MO: Mary Wells; Resident of 919 Penneyoaks, Macomb, IL.; formerly of Rushvi11e, IL.; 1st wife preceded in death 13 Sep 1981.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Paul (Nancy) Moore of Champaign and Mrs. Max (Janet) Greer of Winchester; two sons: Larry of Hadden Lake, Idaho and Dave of LaPrairie; six grand daughters; two sisters: Mrs. Helen Russell of Industry and Mrs. Betty Stratton of High Ridge, Mo.; and four brothers: Verne and Wayne of Rushville, Ralph of Carrollton and Bob of Plymouth.; Preceded by a sister: Margaret Young.

RUNKLE, Lorena M. (Newell); b: 22 Apr 1922, Littleton, IL.; d: 22 Sep 1994, Springfield, II. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Littleton Cemetery; FA: Carl H. Newell; MO: Blanche Crawford; Resident of the Mindale, II. area.; Survived by two sons: Larry Runkle of Coeur D'Alene, Idaho and Dave Runkle of Rushville; two daughters: Mrs. Max (Janet) Greer of Carrollton and Mrs. Paul (Nancy) Moore of Champaign; a sister: Mrs. Ralph (Imogene) McCormick of Springfield; six granddaughters; one step-grandson and two great-grandchildren.; Preceded by her parents.

RUNKLE, Mary O.; b: 16 Feb 1939, Littleton, II.; d: 14 Feb 1988, Lincoln, II. (Developmental Center); Bu: Littleton Cemetery; FA: Vernon Runkle; MO: Berniece Fowler; A former Rushville, II. resident.; Survived by two brothers: George Runkle of Littleton and Paul Runkle of Sherman; two nieces; and three nephews.

RUNKLE, Nancie R. (Steele); b: 7 Feb 1903, Pleasant View, II.; d: 26 Jul 1988, Peoria, II. (Proctor Hosp); Bu: Rushville City Cemetery; M: Donald W. Runkle on 27 Jun 1921; FA: George B. Steele; MO: Bertha Bestler; Husband preceded in death 5 Aug 1972.; Resident of Peoria; formerly of Rushville, II.; Survived by three sons: Donald of Quincy, George and Robert, both of Peoria; nine grand and four great grandchildren.; Preceded by a brother and a great-grand daughter.

RUNKLE, Vernon W.; b: 23 Ju1 1911, Littleton, IL.; d: 11 Dec 1996, Rushvi11e, IL. (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: Littleton, IL.; M: Berniece Fowler on 11 Sep 1937 in Palmyra, Mo.; FA: Floyd Runkle; MO: Mary Wells; Wife preceded in death 28 Aug 1990.; Resident of Rushvi11e, IL.; Survived by two sons: George of Littleton and Paul of Sherman; five grand and three great-grandchildren; two brothers: Wayne of Rushville and Ralph of South Jacksonville; one sister: Betty Stratton of High Ridge, Mo.; Preceded by one daughter: Mary; two brothers: Harold and Bob; and two sisters: Margaret Young and Helen Royer.

RUNYAN, Marjorie E.; d: 27 Dec 1981, Cincinnati, Ohio (Deaconess Hosp); Bu: Indiana; Resident of Aurora, Indiana; Survived by two sisters: Mrs. Thelma Berkman of Jacksonville and Miss Pauline Runyan of Aurora; and one brother: Omer Runyan of Merton, Wisc.

RUNYAN, Pauline Frances; b: 24 Mar 1921, Aurora, Indiana; d: 24 Ju1 1986, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Riverview Cemetery, Aurora, Indiana; FA: Eugene Runyan; MO: Frances Marie Bildner; Resident of 1133 S. Diamond, Jacksonville, IL. Moved to J'ville in Nov, 1983; Survived by one brother: Orner J. of Hartland, Wisc.; one sister: Mrs. Vincent (Thelma) Berkman of Jacksonville; two nieces; and five nephews.; Preceded by a sister: Marjorie E. Runyon.

RUNYON, Roma C. (unknown maiden name); d: 4 Jun 1988, - Ironton. Mo.; Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Ernest L. Runyon; Survived by Genelle A. Payne of Missouri and Naomi F. Black of California; five grandchildren; and great grandchildren.

RUNYON, Ruth M. (Meier); b: 3 Nov 1915, Bluffs, IL.; d: 19 May 1991, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; M: Gerald Loren Runyon on 7 Dec 1939 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Henry H. Meier; MO: Louise M. Loehrs; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of 466 S. Mauvaisterre, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by two sons: Damon L. Runyon of New Berlin and Darrell J. Runyon of Jacksonville; one daughter: Mrs. William (Lavonne L.) Matthew of Mt. Auburn; six grandchildren: Jennifer, Jeffrey, Jodelle and Scott Runyon of Jacksonville and Kimberly Frey of St. Louis and Douglas Cox of Denver, Colo.; two step grandchildren: John and Lindsay Matthew, both of Alton; one niece: Janis Grissom of Jacksonville; and one nephew: Robert Meier of Charleston.; Preceded by three half-brothers: George H. Meier, Alfred W. Meier and Russell R. Meier; and two half sisters: Emma K. Frohwitter and Louisa Marie Meier.

RUPERT, Catherine (Reinbold); b: 2 Feb 1890, Pittsfield, IL.; d: 21 Dec 1988, Pittsfield, IL.; Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: James Rupert on 20 Aug 1914 in Quincy, IL.; FA: Charles Reinbold; MO: Louise Schadel; Husband preceded in death in 1953.; Survived by a son: Charles of Pittsfield; a daughter: Mrs. Eugene (Charlene) Belford of Pittsfield; three sisters: Marie Buss of Denver, Ia., Louise Johnson of Springfield and Allene Allen of Pittsfield; eight grand, six great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter.

RUPERT, Gertrude E. (Williams); b: 11 Dee 1904, Pike Co., II.; d: 25 Nov 1991, Pittsfield, II. (Illini Hosp); Bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, II.; M: James Rupert on 22 Apr 1922 in Hannibal, Mo.; FA: William Williams; MO: Luella Winslow; Husband preceded in death 29 Oct 1986.; Resident of 602 N. Dutton St., Pittsfield, II.; Survived by several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by an infant daughter.

RUPERT, James C.; b: 23 Feb 1902, Atlas, II.; d: 29 Oct 1986, Pittsfield, II. (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: Gertrude Williams on 22 Apr 1922 in Hannibal, Mo.; FA: Cornelius Rupert; MO: Gertie Lanum; Resident of Pittsfield, II.; Survived by his wife, along with several nieces and nephews.

RUPERT, Wally; b: 24 Aug 1929, Pittsfield, IL.; d: 18 Ju1 1981, Pittsfield, IL.; Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL.; M: Mary Agnes Venvertloh on 6 May 1961 in Quincy, IL.; FA: Harrison Rupert; MO: Katie Reinbold; Resident of R.R. 2, Pittsfie1d, IL.; Surviving are his wife, five children: Jane, Carol, Robert, Susan and Jeffrey, all at home; a brother, Charles of Pittsfield; and a sister, Mrs. Eugene (Charlene) Belford of Pittsfield.

RUPPEL, Amelia M. (Davidsmeier); b: 9 Sep 1894, Bluff Springs, II.; d: 5 Jan 1981, Beardstown, IL. (Hosp); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Emil H. Ruppel on 31 Jan 1916 near Bluff Springs,IL.; FA: Fred Davidsmeier; MO: Elizabeth Strubbe; Husband preceded in death 28 Apr 1975.; Resident of 1408 Washington St., Beardstown, IL.; Survived by a son: Arthur E. Ruppel; a granddaughter: Mrs. William (Beverly) Loxley; two great grandsons: Jason and Lance Loxley, all of Beardstown; three sister: Mrs. Alma Carls of rural Beardstown, Mrs. Amanda Sweatman of rural Virginia and Mrs. Hilda Dour of Virginia; a brother: William Davidsmeier of Springfield; and numerous nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters.

RUPPEL, Arthur E.; b: 8 Mar 1917, Cass Co., II.; d: 11 Sep 1991, Beardstown, II. (Myers Nursing Home); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Geraldine Turner on 1 Sep 1940 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: Emil Ruppel; MO: Amelia Davidsmeier; Resident of 1306 Lafayette St., Beardstown, II.; Vet.; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Beverly Loxely of Beardstown; two grandsons; and one granddaughter.

RUPPEL, Charles E.; b: 31 Dec 1897, St. Louis, Mo.; d: 14 Aug 1977, Springfield, II. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, II.; M: Doris Schaad on 15 Sep 1920; FA: Charles Ruppel; MO: Elizabeth George; Wife preceded in death in Nov, 1970.; Resident of Chapin, II.; Survived by three children: Harold and Raymond of Virginia and Louise, wife of Robert Wildt of Chandlerville; eight grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; two brothers: Fred Ruppel of Beardstown and Henry Ruppel of Florida; and one sister: Mrs. Adeline George of Dayton, Ohio.; Preceded by one sister and three brothers.

RUPPEL, Clarence J.; b: 20 Jul 1914, Cass Co., II.; d: 31 Jul 1981, Springfield, II. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery; M: Mary Louise Geriets; FA: Alvin Ruppel; MO: Della Hoeschen; A resident of Virginia, II.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife, two daughters: Patti Ruppel of Los Angeles, Calif., and Marilyn Ruppel of Virginia; a son, Douglas Ruppel of Denver, Colo.; a grandchild, Christopher; and a sister, Mrs. Joanne Clough of St. Louis.

RUPPEL, Fred; b: 9 Jun 1906, Cass Co., near Newmansville, II.; d: 16 Apr 1994, Beardstown, II.; Bu: City Cemetery, Beardstown, II.; M: Erma Vette in 1944; FA: Charles Ruppel; MO: Elizabeth George; Resident of Beardstown, II.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Tim (Jud) Rawlins of Beardstown and Mrs. Robert (Marilyn) Wilkerson of Virden; six grand and five great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one son: Donald Eugene; two sisters; and five brothers.

RUPPEL, Marilyn; b: 13 Jun 1951, Jacksonville, II.; d: 4 May 1995, rural Greene Co., II.; Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, II.; FA: Clarence J. Ruppel; MO: Mary Louise Geriets; Resident of Virginia, II.; Survived by her mother of Virginia; her grandmother: Anna C. Geriets of Petersburg; a sister: Patti Ruppel of West Los Angeles, Calif.; a brother: Doug Ruppel of Aurora, Colo.; a niece; a nephew; and two aunts.; Preceded by her father in 1981.

RUSH, Clay D.; b: 8 Feb 1896, Pike Co., II.; d: 5 Mar 1979, Pittsfield, II. (I11ini Commty Hosp); Bu: Blue River Cemetery, south of Detroit, II.; FA: Creed Rush; MO: Susan Davis; Resident of Detroit, II.; Survived by a son: Arthur of Marine; a daughter: Mrs. Robert (Hazel) Chappell of Jacksonville; six grand and eight great-grandchildren.

RUSH, Eileen Angel (Wolke); b: 17 Jun 1915, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 2 Jun 1984, Largo, Florida (Medical Cntr Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Linton V. Rush; FA: John Lee Wolke; MO: Lillian Marie Angel; Husband preceded in death in 1970.; A resident of Clearwater, Florida.; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Larry (Doris) Schmaljohn, Jacksonville, and Deborah Rush, Clearwater; a son: Virgil Rush, Clearwater; five grandchildren; a twin sister, Mrs. Bernadine Hyatt; and two other sisters: Mrs. Marcel Zulauf and Mrs. Doris Tomlovich, both of Jacksonville; and three brothers: John Wolke, Concord, Max Wolke, Donaldson, Tenn., and Bruce Wolke, Arieta, Calif.

RUSH, Robert E. Jr.; b: 8 Sep 1911, Detroit, IL.; d: 17 Nov 1982, Pittsfield, IL. (I11ini Commty Hosp); Bu: Blue River Cemetery; M: Mary Frances Smith on 4 Aug 1935; FA: Robert Rush; MO: Cammie Belle Bradburn; A resident of rural Pittsfield, IL.; Surviving are his wife; a daughter: Judith Miller, and a son: Terry Rush, both of Pittsfield; and five grandchildren.

RUSH, Russell Junior; b: 16 Apr 1932, Pittsfield, IL.; d: 9 Aug 1984, Pittsfield, IL. (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Gray Cemetery, near New Salem, IL.; M: 1)Maxine Ridenour 2)Sue Waters on 27 Jun 1970 in Hannibal, Mo.; FA: Russell Rush; MO: Mary Evans; Korea and Vietnam Navy Vet.; Survived by his wife, of Pittsfield; three daughters: Shelly Phillips of Mobile, Ala., Diane Shaw of Griggsville and Mrs. Gary (Carol) Harshman of Piggott, Ark.; four sons: Mike Rush of Hannibal, Mo., Jerry Waters of Jacksonville, Bill Waters of Key West, Fla., Jim Waters of Pittsfield; six brothers: David, Bruce and Ronnie, all of New Salem, Lester of Griggsville, Paul of Quincy, and James of Decatur: five sisters: Mrs. Donna Buckley of Winchester, Mrs. Lucille Kisewater of Metamora, Mrs. Dorothy Brown, Mrs. Diana Kroeschel and Mrs. Delores Shaffer, all of Decatur; and 14 grandchildren.

RUSH, Russell Michael Sr.; b: 17 May 1956, Norfolk, Va.; d: 22 May 1993, Westfield, N.Y. (Westfield Mem Hosp); Bu: Gray Cemetery, New Salem, IL.; FA: Russell Rush Jr.; MO: Maxine Ridenour; Resident of Westfield, N.Y.; formerly of Pittsfield, IL.; Survived by his fiance: Patty Bivona of Westfield, N.Y.; his mother of Mobile, Ala.; three sons: Russell Mike Rush and Lance E. Rush, both of Hannibal, Mo. and Cody Rush of Westfield, N.Y.; one sister: Shelly Smith of Mobile, Ala.; one step-sister: Diane Shaw of Griggsville; stepmother: Sue Zumwalt of Pittsfield; one half-sister: Carol Hernandez of Naples, Fla.; and three stepbrothers: Jerry Waters of Jacksonville, Jim Waters of Pittsfield and Bill Waters of Norfolk, Va.; Preceded by his father 9 Aug 1984.

RUSHER, John W.; b: 12 Oct 1900, Indiana; d: 6 Feb 1978, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, II.; Resident of Skyview Nursing Home, Jacksonville.; Survived by a daughter: Elsie Rusher of Terre Haute, Ind.; and two sons: John Rusher, Jr. in West Germany and Lester Rusher.

RUSHING, Delbert; b: 18 Apr 1916, Griggsville, II.; d: 17 Dec 1992, Pittsfield, II. (Illini Hosp); Bu: Griggsville Cemetery; M: Nellie Hale on 11 May 1937, Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: Raymond Rushing; MO: Helen Beard; Wife preceded in death 4 May 1971.; Resident of Griggsville, II.; Survived by several cousins.

RUSHING, Helen B. (Beard); b: 7 Jun 1895, Pittsfield, IL.; d: 4 Oct 1985, Pittsfield, IL. (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Griggsville Cemetery; M: Raymond Rushing on 26 Oct 1915 in Hannibal, Mo.; FA: Will Beard; MO: Anna; Husband preceded in death 2 Dec 1972.; Resident of Griggsville, IL.; Survived by a son: Delbert of Griggsville.

RUSKOSKI, Florence E. (Shoop); b: 4 Jul 1907, Sycamore, IL.; d: 26 Nov 1993, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Tower of Memories, Carson Hill Cemetery, Denver, Co.; M: Frank Ruskoski on 9 Dec 1944; FA: Ross Shoop; MO: Bessie Lovell; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of 800 Hoagland Blvd, J'ville.; Survived by a nephew: Howard Smith of Jacksonville.; Preceded by one brother: George Shoop; and one sister: Dorothy Gautcher.

RUSSEL, Andrew B.; d: 2 Apr 1979, Tucson, Arizona; Bu: Tucson, Arizona; M: Jerome Hicks; FA: Andrew Sinclair Russell; MO: Grace ; Wife preceded in death.; Resident of Tucson; formerly of J'ville and White Hall; was 74 years of age at death.; Survived by one granddaughter: Kristin Sherman of Monaca, Penn.; a sister: Miss Mary Scott Russel of Tucson, Ariz.; and two brothers: Lang Russel of Walnut Creek, Calif. and Donald W. Russel of Tulsa, Okla.; Preceded by a son: Thomas Andrew.

RUSSEL, Donald Wright; d: 4 Jan 1987, Tulsa, Okla. (Doctor's Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: V. Romina Veste1 on 12 Aug 1950 in White Hall, IL.; FA: Andrew Sinclair Russel; MO: Grace Wright; Resident of 3503 East 15th St., Tulsa, Okla.; was 77 years of age at time of death.; Survived by his wife; twin sons: Gordon Romine Russel of Tahlequah, Okla. and Donald Wright Russel Jr. of Holtz Summitt, Mo.; three grandchildren; and a sister: Mary Scott Russel of Tucson, Ariz.

RUSSEL, John Hamilton Jr.; b: 19 Apr 1910, Jacksonville, II.; d: 9 Mar 1991; Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, II.; M: Lois Russel on 16 Dec 1939 in Carlinville, II.; FA: John Hamilton Russel; MO: Louise Barr; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Sarah Salizzoni of Wayne, N.J.; one son: John Hamilton Russel III of London, Ontario; five grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Harold (Helen) McCarty and Mrs. Henry (Leila) Finch, both of Jacksonville.

RUSSEL, John S.; b: 22 Dec 1905, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 17 Jan 1986, Boise, Idaho (Hosp); Bu: Morris Hill Cemetery, Boise, Idaho; M: Vera Edith Morris on 31 May 1931 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Andrew Russel; MO: Clara Elizabeth Robbins; Resident of Boise, Idaho.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Frank (Susanne) Urban of Huntsville, Ala. and Mrs. Edward (Ruth) Ellis of Boise; two grandsons and two stepgrandsons.; Preceded by four brothers and four sisters.

RUSSEL, Martin; b: Woodson, II.; d: 14 Aug 1982, Springfield, II. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Mary N. ; FA: William G. Russel; MO: Virginia Martin; Resident of Springfield; formerly of this area.; Preceded in death by his wife in 1975.; WWI Vet.; 87 years of age at time of death.; Surviving are two sons: William R. Russel of Springfield and James M. Russel of Anderson, Ind.; two daughters: Mrs. Duncan Dawkins of Marietta, Ga.; and Mrs. William Neat of Springfield; eight grand and three great-grandchildren.

RUSSELL, Charles; b: 20 Sep 1925, Bowling Green, Mo.; d: 19 May 1979, Springfield, II. (St. John's Hosp); Bu, St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, New Berlin, II.; M: Rose Marie Hohmann on 2 Feb 1960; FA: Frank Russell; M0: Edna Douglas; Resident of 339 E. College Ave., Jacksonville, II.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Ira Dotson of Rushville; his mother: Edna Russell of Elsinore, Calif.; a stepson: Marty Morris of Decatur; a stepdaughter: Shirley Siegle, at home; a brother: Thomas Russell of Dayton, Ohio; a grandson: Marty Morris, Jr. of Decatur.

RUSSELL, Daisy A. (Eby); b: 22 Mar 1913, Woodville, II.; d: 7 May 1996, Jerseyville, II. (Jersey Commty Hosp); Bu: Kane Cemetery, Kane, II.; M: 1) David Shaw on 25 Jul 1925 2) Paul Russell, Sr.; FA: William Eby; MO: Lucy Shaw; 1st husband died in 1949; divorced 2nd husband in 1966.; Resident of Jerseyvi11e; formerly of Greene Co.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Ray (Edna) Briggs of Patterson; two sons: Kenny Shaw of White Hall and Jerry Shaw of Central City, Ky.; 23 grand and several great-grandchildren; and one sister: Nellie Clothier of White Hall.; Preceded by three sons: Sherman, Everett and Dewey Shaw; two daughters: Dorothy Entrekin and Viola Douglas; an infant grandson; two brothers: Charles and Floyd Eby; and three sisters: Pearl Varble, Mary Vroman and Martha Anderson.

RUSSELL, Edith Meldrum (Dowdall); b: 10 Sep 1898, White Hall, II.; d: 2 Nov 1992, Jerseyville, II. (Garnet's Chateau); Bu: Carrollton Cemetery; M: 1) Charles Meldrum 2) Paul J. Russell Sr. on 3 Sep 1966 in Hardin, II.; FA: Edward Dowdall; MO: Carrie Linker; 1st husband died in 1961; 2nd died 17 Sep 1971.; Resident of Jerseyville; formerly of Carrollton.; Survived by a stepson: Paul Russell Jr. of Eldred; a step daughter: Marjorie Scheffel of Jerseyville; 12 grand and several step-great grand children.

RUSSELL, Florence (unknown maiden name); : 15 Jun 1894, England; d: 1 Aug 1976, Mt. Vernon, IL.; Bu: Pine tree Cemetery, near Patterson, IL.; M: Walter Russell; Husband preceded in death in 1967.; A former Scott Co., IL. resident; Survived by two sons: Mark of Jacksonville and Clarence of Waltonville; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild; two sisters: Mrs. Thomas Russell of Jacksonville and Mrs. Rose McCormick of Canada.

RUSSELL, Jeanette; b: 26 Aug 1885, Morgan Co., IL.; d: 24 Nov 1978, Jacksonville, IL. (Meline Nursing Home); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Charles Russell; MO: Ella Go1tra.

RUSSELL, John J.; b: 15 Nov 1892, Havana, II.; d: 14 Feb 1986, Havana, II. (Mason Dist Hosp); Bu: Woodlawn Cemetery, Clinton, II.; M: Florence E. Day; FA: John Russell; MO: Mary McMahon; Resident of Havana, II.; Survived by a son: James Russell of Pittsfield; four grandchildren; two step grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.; Preceded in death by a son: John E.; two brothers and four sisters.

RUSSELL, Lorine B. (Bloomfield); b: 3 Jun 1902, Astoria, II.; d: 9 Sep 1990, Jacksonville, II. (Modern Care Nursing Home); Bu: Yatesville Cemetery; M: Dale M. Russell on 3 Oct 1939 in Jacksonville, II.; FA: Arthur Bloomfield; MO: Rhoda Robinson; Husband preceded in death 9 Jun 1968.; Resident of R.R. 1, Ashland, II.; Survived by two sisters: Freida Pearl Wright and Lillian Doolin, both of Ashland; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by three brothers and two sisters.

RUSSELL, Lyle (Sigler); b: 20 May 1883, Schuyler Co., II.; d: 16 Feb 1987, Rushville, II. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Rushville City Cemetery; FA: Andrew Sigler; MO: Alice James; Resident of Rushville, II.; Survived by one daughter: Mary Alice Russell of El Reno, Okla.; one sister: Susan Thurston of Rushville.; Preceded by one daughter and three sisters.

RUSSELL, Mark V.; b: 30 Sep 1921, Saskatchewan, Canada; d: 26 Aug 1996, Quincy, II. (Blessing Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, II.; M: Barb Goodey on 21 Jan 1950 in Pocahontas, Ark.; FA: Walter Russell; MO: Florence Brackenbury; Resident of 223 W. College, Jacksonville, IL.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Robert Russell and Roger (wife, Jo) Russell of Jacksonville; four grandchildren; a brother: Clarence Russell of Mt. Vernon; and several nieces and nephews.

RUSSELL, Mary Elizabeth (Brackenborough); b: 14 Mar 1891, Lincolnshire, England; d: 14 Jan 1978, Jacksonville, IL. (Modern Care Nursing Home); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: John Thomas Russell in May, 1913; FA: William Brackenborough; Resident of 1841 South Main, J'ville, Il.; Survived by her husband; a son: William of Jacksonville; three grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; and a sister: Rose McCormick of Yorktown, Canada.

RUSSELL, P. William; b: 9 May 1918, Herschel, Saskatchewan, Canada; d: 19 May 1987, Jacksonville, IL.; Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: Marian L. Rees on 7 May 1950 in Roodhouse, IL.; FA: Thomas Russell; MO: Mary Elizabeth Brackenborough; Resident of 102 Dewey Drive, Jacksonville, IL.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Anne Shenkel of St. Louis, Mo.; two sons: Gary Russell of Urbana and Dean Russell of Prairie Village, Kans.; and a grand daughter: Kathy Wagner of Des Plaines.

RUSSELL, Robert Ray; b:1934/5; d: 13 Jun 1991, Riverside, Calif.; Bu: Olivewood Cemetery, Riverside, Calif.; M: Shirley Joan Reed in 1952 in Jacksonville, IL.; Wife preceded in death 29 Apr 1991 in Riverside, Calif.; Former resident of Jacksonville & Mt. Prospect, IL.; Survived by his children: Robert O. Russell of Orlando, Fla., Richard L. Russell of Denver, Colo., Julie Beth Gebel of Ontario, Calif. and Randall G. Russell of Riverside, Calif.; seven grand children; his mother & stepfather: Verna and Herschel McKee of Horseshoe Bend, Ark,; and a brother: Ronald Russell of Missoula, Mont.

RUSSELL, Shirley Joan (Reed); b: 1934; d: 29 Apr 1991, Riverside, Calif.; Bu: Olivewood Cemetery, Riverside, Calif.; M: Robert Ray Russell in 1952 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Robert G. Reed; MO: Mildred ; Former resident of Jacksonville & Mt. Prospect, IL. Husband died 13 Jun 1991 in Riverside, Calif.; Survived by her children: Robert O. Russell of Orlando, Fla., Richard L. Russell of Denver, Cola, Julie Beth Gebel of Ontario, Calif. and Randall G. Russell of Riverside, Calif.; seven grandchildren; her mother: Mildred Brown of Riverside, Calif.; her father of Orlando, Fla.; and two brothers: David Reed of Tucson, Ariz. and Jerry Reed of Riverside, Calif.

RUSSELL, Steve; b: 23 May 1955, Chicago, II.; d: 4 Feb 1985, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; FA: York Russell; MO: Mary Springs; Resident of 502 Sherman, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by his mother, Mrs. Mary Russell of Chicago; two brothers: Tom of Anaheim, Calif., and Kenneth of Chicago; and three sisters: Rosemarie Adams, Diana Lynn and Beulah Russell, all of Chicago.

RUSSELL, Steve J.; b: 20 Oct 1949, Mattoon, IL.; d: 13 Mar 1994, Murrayvi11e, IL.; M: Rose Mary Cox on 18 Oct 1969 in Jewett, IL.; FA: John F. Russell; MO: Maxine Ruth Lemmons; Resident of Murrayvi11e, IL.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Jeanne Jo Russell and Melissa Ann Russell, both of Murrayville; one sister: Mrs. Elmer A. (Mildred) Brosman of Petersburg, Ind.; and a half-brother: Bill Lane of Michigan.; Preceded by his mother and an infant son: Jason Eugene Russell.

RUSSELL, Virginia M. (Norby); b: 13 Nov 1928, Cook Co., IL.; d: 9 Jun 1987, Carro11ton, IL. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Oak Grove Cemetery, Jerseyvi11e, IL.; M: Robert Russell; FA: Leroy Norby; MO: Alice Olin; Husband preceded in death in 1979.; Resident of Carro11ton, IL.; Survived by two sons: Otto Kinser of Roodhouse and Dave Kinser of Springfield; one granddaughter: Julie Ann Dunham; two sisters: Caroline McKellin of Minneapolis, Minn., and Barb Norby of Michigan; and one brother: Ray Norby of California.; Preceded by one daughter: Janet Dunham.

RUSSIAN, Michael E.; b: 20 Dec 1912, Newburg, N.Y.; d: 14 Mar 1992, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, II.; FA: Michael Russian; MO: Mary ; Resident of 1224 S. Main St., Jacksonville, IL.; WWII Navy Vet.; Survived by one son: Michael Russian; one daughter: Lucy Russian; six grandchildren; one sister: Mary of Cornwall, N.Y.; and several nieces and nephews, including John Russian of Brooklyn, N.Y.; Preceded by his parents and several brothers and sisters.

RUSSWINKEL, Arthur; d: 30 Mar 1978, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Meredosia Cemetery, Meredosia, IL.; M: Henrietta Rolphs on 9 Apr 1919; Wife preceded in death.; A resident of Bluffs; was 87 yrs of age at death.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Verla Lovekamp of Jacksonville; two brothers: Virgil and Clarence Russwinkel; and two sisters: Bernice Fuelling and Lena Leonhard; four grand, ten great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandson.; Preceded by two sisters and three brothers.

RUSSWINKEL, Helen Louise (Kunzeman); b: 15 Apr 1916, Cass Co., II.; d: 6 Oct 1986, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Virgil L. Russwinkel on 27 Oct 1937 in Bluffs, II.; FA: Louis Kunzeman; MP: Anna Eilers; Resident of 1450 S. Main, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by her husband; a daughter and three sons: Mrs. James (Glenna) Mason, Ivan, Wayne and James, all of Jacksonville; four sisters and three brothers: Doris Taylor of Big Bear, Calif, Dorothy Hock of Fieldon, Ernest "Bud" Kunzeman of Winchester, Martha Pence of Woodson, Mary Wease of Big Bear, Calif., Dale Kunzeman of Carrollton and Roy Kunzeman of Jacksonville, 8 grandchildren and one great-grandson.

RUSSWINKEL, Oren H.; b: 23 Feb 1928, Meredosia, II.; d: 5 Sep 1996, Jacksonville, II.; Bu: Grace Cemetery, Chapin, II.; M: Mary Hart on 2 Apr 1961 in Chapin, II.; FA: Henry Russwinkel; MO: Elma Berghaus; Resident of Meredosia, II.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Oren Jacob, at home, and Marvin Henry of Macomb; a daughter: Mrs. William (Mary Lorene) Hibbert of Jacksonville; a sister: Lorene Heitbrink of Quincy; and a niece.

RUSSWINKEL, Virgil L.; b: 8 Oct 1910, near Meredosia, II.; d: 3 Dec 1993, Jacksonville, II. (Skyview Nursing Home); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, II.; M: Helen L. Kunzeman on 27 Oct 1937 in Bluffs, II.; FA: George Russwinkel; MO: Kate Werries; Wife preceded in death 6 Oct 1986.; Resident of 1450 S. Main, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. James (Glenna) Mason of Jacksonville; three sons: Ivan Russwinkel, Wayne (wife, Crystal) Russwinke1, and James Russwinkel, all of Jacksonville; 10 grand and seven great grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Louis (Bernice) Fuelling of Meredosia.; Preceded by six brothers and three sisters.

RUST, Amanda H. (Miller); b: 6 Feb 1887, Kirksville, Iowa; d: 6 Sep 1979. Rushville, II. (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: New Loraine Cemetery, Loraine, II.; M: Benjamin Rust in 1962 in Quincy, II.; FA: John Miller; MO: Sarah McAllister; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of Rushville, II.; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Dixie Hollenback of Beardstown; and one son: Sherman Bragg of Loraine; several grand and great-grandchildren.; Preceded by five daughters, one son, three sisters and four brothers.

RUST, George E.; b: 31 Aug 1929, Jacksonville, II.; d: 16 Aug 1994, Springfield, II. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, II.; M: Katherine Anders on 7 Sep 1952 in Jacksonville, II.; FA: Emil Rust; MO: Lola Tuttle; Resident of 841 W. Morton, Lot 56, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by his wife; three sons: Tom (wife, Tammy) of Alexander, Randy (wife, Teresa) of Jacksonville and Ted (wife, Sara) Rust of Rushville; two daughters: Mrs. Howard (Marilyn) Leverton of Nolanville, Tex. and Leann Landers Ward of Troy, Ohio; one grandson; three granddaughters; one brother: Henry Rust of Virginia; one sister: Betty Spaenhower of Jacksonville; one halfbrother: John Wingler of Jacksonville; one half-sister: Mary White of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one great-grandson.

RUST, Glenna June (Lawson); b: 9 Feb 1936, Hillview, IL.; d: 4 Jul 1984, Springfield, IL.; Bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, IL.; M: Henry Rust on 6 Feb 1961 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Glenn Lawson; MO: Lois Wells; A resident of Virginia, IL.; Survived by her husband; the following children: Julia, Richard, Donna, Michel and Angela, all at home; and her grandmother: Mabel Wells of White Hall.

RUST, Henry R.; b: 7 Feb 1934, Morgan Co., IL.; d: 18 Ju1 1996, Virginia, IL.; Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL.; M: Mary Lou Gentry on 30 May 1992 in Virginia, IL.; FA: Emil Rust; MO: Esther Thomas; Resident of. Virginia, IL.; Survived by his wife; a son: Richard (wife, Lynne) of Virginia; four daughters: Mrs. Arturo (Julia) Covarrubias of Rushville, Donna Rust of Lincoln, Mrs. Rob (Michelle) Coons and Mrs. Tom (Angela) McClure, both of Virginia; two step-daughters: Mrs. Danny (Vanessa) Avery of Virginia and Mrs. Kevin (Pam) Collins of Chandlervi11e; 16 grandchildren; a brother: John Wingler of Woodson; two sisters: Betty Spaenhower and Mrs. Gene (Mary) White, both of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by his parents; his step-father: John Wingler; a granddaughter; a brother: George Rust; and two nephews.

RUST, Mary E. (Gunnels); b: 8 Apr 1901, Morgan Co., II.; d: 9 May 1982, Springfield, II. (Nursing Home); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Floyd Rust on 28 Feb 1925 in Jacksonville, II.; FA: Washington D. Gunnels; MO: Minnie Large; Husband preceded in death 4 Apr 1967.; Resident of Springfield, II.; Survived by a daughter: Lu1a Mae Rohraff of Riverside, Calif.; one son: Bill Collins of Oliver Springs, Tenn.; 10 grand, 10 great-grand and 2 great-great grand children; and one sister: Bertha Baker of Jacksonville.

RUTH, Opal M. (Geiman); b: 6 Jan 1913, Fulton Co., II.; d: 7 Oct 1989, Rushvi11e, II. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Woodland Cemetery, Astoria, II.; M: Charles Ruth on 25 Oct 1930 in Astoria, II.; FA: Joseph Geiman; MO: Etta May Schisler; Resident of Rushvi11e, II.; Survived by her husband; a son: Delbert of Sparta; two daughters: Mrs. Harvey (Doris) Bubb Jr. of Bethany, Okla. and Joanne McCurdy of Oklahoma City, Ok1a; 11 grand, four stepgrand, 20 greatgrandchi1dren; a brother: Marvin Geiman of Astoria; and two sisters: Mrs. Herman (Frances) Ward of East Moline and Mrs. Dean (Gladys) Chock1ey of Normal.

RUTH, Rowena (Oppermann); b: 9 Sep 1919, Indianapolis, Ind.; d: 15 Nov 1990, Jacksonville, IL. (Meline Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Rose Hill Cemetery, Petersburg, IL.; FA: Karl Oppermann; MO: Edith Perrin; Survived by four grandchildren: Sue Cassens of Athens, Julie Baze of Beardstown, David Campbell of Machesney and Joanne Campbell of Springfield; three great-grandchildren: Sarah and Jeremy Cassens and Brent Campbell; and one aunt: Christina Marsh of Portland, Ore.

RUTHARDT, Mark; b: 5 Jun 1950, Aurora, IL.; d: 7 Mar 1986,near Clayton, Adams Co., IL.; Bu: St. Alexius Cemetery, Beardstown, IL.; FA: Kenneth C. Ruthardt; MO: Olive M. Gunnell; Resident of Beardstown, IL.; Survived by his parents of El Paso, Tex.; one daughter: Celeste Ruthardt of Chandlerville; three brothers: George of Beardstown, John of Houston, Tex. and Kenneth of El Paso, Tex.; four sisters: Mrs. Ceceli Beckstrand of Dugway, Utah, Monica Davis of Chandlerville and Mary Lauderback and Norma Ruthardt, both of El Paso, Tex.; a paternal grandmother: Mrs. Eriv Ruthardt of Downers Grove; and a maternal grandmother: Olive Gunnell of El Paso, Tex.

RUYLE, Anna L. (Brannan); b: 16 Feb 1914, Greene Co., II.; d: 25 Sep 1984, Carrollton, II. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Memorial Gardens, Eldred, II.; M: Walter Ruyle on 16 Mar 1930 in Greene Co., II.; FA: William Brannan; MO: Lena Keys; Resident of Eldred, II.; Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mrs. Howard (Wanda) Portwood of Eldred and Mrs. Gordon (Nancy) Smith of Winchester; three sons: David Leon Ruyle of Eldred, Billy Ruyle of Patterson and Ronnie Ruyle of Springfield; 13 grand and six great-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Keith (Ada) King of Waverly.

RUYLE, Arthur; b: 29 Apr 1897, Calhoun Co., II.; d: 1 Oct 1986, Carrollton, II.; Bu: Richwoods Cemetery, west of Carrollton, II.; M: Pansy Cox in 1916 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: Oscar Ruyle; MO: Nancy Fields; Resident of Carrollton, II.; Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. Alberta Preston of Carrollton, Mrs. Helen Meneley of Greenfield and Mrs. Roberta Gibson of Godfrey; two sons: Howard Ruyle and Arthur W. Ruyle, both of Carrollton; 27 grand, 48 great-grand and 15 great-great-grand-children; two sisters: Mrs. Mildred Snyder of Carrollton and Mrs. Edna Cox of White Hall; and three brothers: Roy Ruyle and Walter Ruyle, both of Eldred, and Clyde Ruyle of Kane.; Preceded by two daughters and three sisters.

RUYLE, Arthur R. C.; b: 13 Mar 1930, Eldred, IL.; d: 21 Feb 1994, Carro11ton, IL. (Boyd Hosp); Bu: Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Eldred, IL.; M: Ida Jeanette Lawson on 18 Sep 1949 in White Hall, IL.; FA: Arthur Ruyle; MO: Pansy Cox; Resident of Carro11ton, IL.; Korean War Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; four daughters: Janice Hardwick, Janelle Griffith and Deborah Davis, all of Carrollton, and Patricia Walkington of Jerseyville; two sons: Bradney and Rex Ruyle of Carrollton; 13 grand and three great-grandchildren; three sisters: Helen Meneley and Alberta Preston, both of Greenfield, and Roberta Gibson of Godfrey; and one brother: Howard Ruyle of Carrollton.; Preceded by two sisters: Neta Brown and Courtney Snyder; and a grandson: Arthur Hardwick.

RUYLE, Bernice (Johnisee); b: 1 Ju1 1925, Eldred, IL.; d: 17 Feb 1983, Carro11ton, IL. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Memorial Gardens, Eldred, IL.; FA: Ralph Johnisee; MO: Le1a Bushnell; Survivors include her mother, Lela Giberson of Roodhouse, one daughter, Mrs. Kenneth (Brenda) Nolan of Denton, Texas, and two grandchildren. One sister, Kathryn Shaw of Carrollton, survives with two brothers, Emert Johnisee of Roodhouse and Clyde Johnisee of Mason City.

RUYLE, Clarence W. "Dutch"; b: 11 Apr 1909, Kampsville, IL.; d: 23 Apr 1992, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Auburn Cemetery, Auburn, IL.; M: Helen Siebuhr on 8 Jun 1946 in Virginia, IL.; FA: George Ruyle; MO: Luna Kitzen; Resident of Waverly, II.; Survived by his wife; three sons: Clarence William of Tovey, Bruce Wayne of New Berlin and Donald Eugene of Waverly; one daughter: Sandra Kay Toler of Mt. Vernon, Ind.; and nine grandchildren.; Preceded by one brother: Gilmer; and three sisters: Flossie Fuchs; and two in infancy.

RUYLE, George; b: 22 Oct 1906, Athensville, IL.; d: 25 Aug 1978, rural Rockbridge, IL.; Bu: Witt Cemetery, near Rockbridge, II.; M: Geraldine W. Hardin on 7 Sep 1966; Resident of R.R. 1, Rockbridge, II.; Survived by his wife.

RUYLE, Gertrude (Walker); b: 3 Feb 1880, Scottville, IL.; d: 2 Jun 1976, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Scottville West Cemetery; M: Henry Lee Ruyle on 3 Oct 1906; FA: James Walker; MO: China Owens; Husband preceded in death 9 Apr 1964.; Resident of the Scottville, IL. vicinity.; Survived by a daughter: Miss Alene E. Ruyle; and a son: Henry W. Ruyle, both at home.

RUYLE, Gladys M.; b: 14 Oct 1903, Vandalia, Mo.; d: 14 Mar 1983, Logan, Ohio; Bu: Asbury Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Albert W. Ruyle; MO: Frances Rufus; Formerly lived in Detroit, Mich.; Two sisters survive, Mrs. Wilma Skaggs of Logan, Ohio and Mrs. Hazel Sager of Jacksonville. She was preceded in death by two sisters.

RUYLE, Helen Jane (Siebuhr); b: 18 Feb 1924, Divernon, II.; d: 12 Aug 1995, Waverly, II.; Bu: Auburn Cemetery, Auburn, II.; M: Clarence Ruyle on 8 Jun 1946; FA: Fred Siebuhr; MO: Della Burt; Husband preceded in death in 1992.; Resident of Waverly, II.; Survived by three sons: Bill Ruyle of Tovey, Bruce Ruyle of New Berlin and Donald Ruyle of Waverly; one daughter: Sandra Toler of Mt. Vernon, Ind.; one brother: Clarence Siebuhr of Moberly, Mo.; two sisters Florence Woodside of Tinley Park and Marjorie Siebuhr of Auburn; 10 grand and two great-grandchildren.

RUYLE, John Sr.; b: 26 Oct 1902, Calhoun Co., II.; d: 1 Dec 1985, Meredosia, II.; Bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, II.; M: Lena Newman on 13 Dec 1924 in Jacksonville, II.; FA: Luther Ruyle; MO: Gabraella Foiles; Resident of 327 Orange St., Meredosia, II.; Survived by his wife; six children: Lawrence Ruyle, Mrs. David (Doris) Hilton Sr., Ronald Dean Ruyle, Leon Ruyle, John Ruyle Jr. and Mrs. John (Connie) Petri, all of Meredosia; a brother: Sam Ruyle of Meredosia; three sisters: Courtney Newman and Beth Seymour, both of Meredosia, and Lucille Sublett of St. Augustine, Fla.; 31 grand and several great and great-great-grandchildren.; Preceded by three daughters, two brothers and a sister.

RUYLE, Kimberly S. (Nolan); b: 11 Sep 1960, New Orleans, La.; d: 3 Mar 1996, Alton, II. (Memorial Hosp); Bu: Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Eldred, II.; M: Rex L. Ruyle on 14 Jan 1978 in Hillview, II.; FA: Clyde V. Nolan; MO: Ora Schorfield; Resident of Carrollton, II.; Survived by her husband; her maternal grandmother Eva Schofield of White Hall; a daughter: Brandi Ruyle at home; two sons: Chad and Brett Ruyle, also at home; three sisters: Eva Conwell of Springfield, Carol Bennett of Picayune, Miss. and Jackie Laird of Riverside, Calif.; and a brother: Robert Nolan of Picayune, Miss.; Preceded by her father; a brother: Clyde "Pete" Nolan; and a sister: Julia Brown.

RUYLE, Leotha (Roe); d: 25 Sep 1983, Huntington Beach, Calif.; M: Forrest Ruyle; FA: Frank Roe; MO: Maude Sly; A former Manchester, II. resident.; Was 80 years of age at time of death.; Surviving are her husband; a son: Donald of Anaheim California; four brothers: Kenneth of Bradenton, Fla.; Benny of Dallas, Tex.; Lloyd of East Alton, Hubert of Desert Hot Springs, Calif.; three grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.; Preceded in death by three sisters and two brothers.

RUYLE, Lloyd A.; b: 6 Jul 1909, Kemper, II.; d: 19 Oct 1978, Carrol1ton, IL. (Boyd Hosp); Bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, IL.; M: Teresa Connolly on 14 Sep 1940 in Murrayvil1e, IL. FA: George Ruyle; MO: Catherine McA1iney; Resident of rural Greenfield, IL.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Charlene Ruyle of Springfield; two sons: Michael, at home, and Patrick Ruyle of Springfield; and a brother: Walter Ruyle of Kemper.; Preceded by a brother and a sister.

RUYLE, Maude E. (Hinckle); b: 15 Apr 1883, Barr, Macoupin Co., IL.; d: 25 Apr 1978, Pittsfield, IL. (Illini Hosp); Bu: Hettick Cemetery, Hettick, IL.; M: Fred Ruyle in 1907; FA: Jacob P. Hinck1e; MO: Mary Bennett; Husband preceded in death in 1950.; A former resident of Scottville, IL.; Survived by a brother: Charles Hinckle of Rantoul; a foster-daughter: Joyce Ashby of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews.

RUYLE, Opal Celesta (Rausch); b: 16 Jan 1909, Meredosia, IL.; d: 12 Jul 1993, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL.; M: Roy Sam Ruyle on 6 Dec 1924 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Charles William Rausch; MO: Sarah Hodges; Husband preceded in death 5 Jul 1990.; Resident of Meredosia, IL.; Survived by one son: Hubert E. (wife, Zelma) of Meredosia; seven grand and 17 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two daughters: Betty Whited and Phyllis Battefeld; one sister: Alma Dickman; two brothers: Clarence and Elmer Rausch; and two grandchildren.

RUYLE, Pansy (Cox); b: 18 Dec 1899, Bluffdale, II.; d: 19 Apr 1989, Carrollton, II. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Richwoods Cemetery, west of Carrollton, II.; M: Arthur Ruyle in 1916 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: Benjamin Cox; MO: Delilah Painter; Husband preceded in death 1 Oct 1986.; Resident of Carrollton, IL.; Survived by three daughters: Alberta Preston of Carrollton, Helen Meneley of Greenfield and Roberta Gibson of Godfrey; two sons: Howard Ruyle and Arthur W. Ruyle, both of Carrollton; 27 grand, 58 great-grand and 20 great-great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two daughters: Courtney Snyder and Neta Brown; four brothers: Paul Cox, Othel Cox, Walter Cox and William Cox; and a sister: Blanche Cox.

RUYLE, Pauline; b: 6 Apr 1899, Hamburg, II.; d: 3 Mar 1988, Carrollton, II. (Mt. Gilead Nursing Home); Bu: Fox Creek Cemetery, west of Kampsville, II.; FA: Marshall Ruyle; MO: Molly Roth; A former resident of Calhoun.

RUYLE, R. Dean Sr.; b: 10 Feb 1933, Meredosia, II.; d: 3 Sep 1989, Springfield, II. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, II.; M: Daisy Jackson on 21 Aug 1953 in Meredosia, II.; FA: John Ruyle; MO: Lena Newman; Resident of Meredosia, II. ; Korean War Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; his mother of Meredosia; a son: Ronald Ruyle Jr. of Valley City; three daughters: Tena DeWitt and Mrs. David (Rhoda) Herald, both of Versailles, and Mrs. Michael (Lila) Tolbert of Meredosia; seven grandchildren; two sisters: Doris Hilton and Connie Petri, both of Meredosia; and three brothers: Lawrence W. Ruyle, Leon Ruyle and John Ruyle Jr., all of Meredosia.; Preceded by three sisters: Loretta Flynn, Linda Asbury and one in infancy.

RUYLE, Rollie; b: 4 Dec 1892, Rockbridge, IL.; d: 16 Oct 1988. Carro11ton, IL. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Witt Cemetery, near Rockbridge, IL.; M: Opal Read on 4 Ju1 1929 in Carro11ton, IL.; FA: Ben Ruyle; MO: Cora Cannedy; Resident of Rockbridge, IL.; WWI Vet.; Survived by his wife.

RUYLE, Roy L.; b: 10 Oct 1914, Calhoun Co., IL.; d: 4 May 1996, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: City Cemetery, Carro11ton, IL.; M: Eliza Bernice Merriman on 15 Sep 1937 in Carro11ton, IL.; FA: Oscar Ruyle; MO: Nancy Field; Wife preceded in death 11 Aug 1972.; Resident of Carrollton, IL.; Survived by four sons: David Ruyle of Jerseyville, Larry Ruyle of Stanley, N.C., Jim Ruyle of Carrollton and Tom Ruyle of Jacksonville; two daughters: Delores Young of Clover, S.C. and Gail Henson of Carrollton; 22 grand and 30 great-grandchildren; and one sister: Edna Cox of White Hall.; Preceded by one son: Billie Ottis Ruyle; four brothers: Arthur, Clyde, Hubert and Walter Ruyle; and four sisters: Dorothy Coonrod, Helen McEvers, Lillie Camerer and Mildred Synder.

RUYLE, Sam; b: 9 Sep 1900, Kampsvi11e, II.; d: 5 Ju1 1990, Beardstown, II. (Myer's Nursing Home); Bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, II.; M: Opal Rausch on 6 Dec 1924; FA: Luther Ruyle; MO: Gaybrie11a Foiles; Resident of 114 Railroad St., Meredosia, II.; Survived by his wife; a son: Hubert E. Ruyle of Meredosia; a daughter: Mrs. Archie (Phyllis) Battefeld, also of Meredosia; seven grand and 15 great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Lucille Sublett of St. Augustine, IL. and Bessie Seymour of Meredosia.; Preceded by a daughter: Betty Whited; two grandchildren; three brothers; and two sisters.

RUYLE, Tereda G. (Dolan); b: 15 Nov 1896, Roodhouse, II.; d: 4 Jun 1979, White Hall, II. (Hosp); Bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, II.; M: Cloyd Ruyle in 1922 in Jerseyvi11e, II.; FA: Charles Dolan; MO: Mary Devitt; . Husband preceded in death in 1971.; Resident of Roodhouse, II.; Survived by these children: Alfred and Joan Ruyle and Mrs. Duane (Mary Lou) Bell of Roodhouse; six grandchildren; a sister: Anna Mitchell of Carrollton; and a cousin: Loyd Yonker of Alton, who was raised in her home.

RUYLE, Walter H.; b: 8 Nov 1908, Calhoun Co., IL.; d: 23 Jan 1989, White Hall, IL.; Bu: Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Eldred, IL.; M: Anna Brannan on 16 Mar 1930; FA: Oscar Ruyle; MO: Nancy Fields; Wife preceded in death 25 Sep 1984.; A former resident of Eldred, IL.; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Howard (Wanda) Portwood of Eldred and Mrs. Gordon (Nancy) Smith of Dallas, Tex.; three sons: David Leon Ruyle of Eldred, Billy Ruyle of Patterson and Ronnie Ruyle of Houston, Tex.; 13 grand and 9 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Mildred Snyder of Carrollton and Edna Cox of White Hall; and two brothers: Roy and Clyde Ruyle, both of Carrollton.

RUYLE, William A.; b: 5 Dec 1895, Hamburg, IL.; d: 22 Nov 1977, Carrollton, IL. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Hardin Cemetery; M: 1) Carlean Geske[Died in 1935] 2) Lucy Suttles in Feb, 1945; FA: Andrew Ruyle; MO: Addie Jones; Resident of Berdan, IL.; Survived by his wife; these children from the first union: William Ruyle Jr. of Carrollton, Vera Black of East Alton, and Minnie Buchanan of Berdan; 18 grand and 17 great-grandchildren; a stepdaughter: Mrs. Alfreda Steinacher of Carrollton; two sisters: Printha Fairfield of El Monte, Calif. and Mossie Anderson of Hardin.; Preceded by a brother; three children; and one grandchild.

RUTHERFORD, Albert James; b: 14 Dec 1900, Scott Co., IL.; d: 16 Nov 1982, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Gillham Cemetery, Winchester, IL.; M: Mabel Ki1ver on 6 Jan 1923 in Winchester, IL.; FA: Louis Rutherford; MO: Peark Adkisson; Resident of R. R. 2, Winchester, IL.; Surviving are his wife; two sons: John Rutherforg of R. R. 2, Winchester; and James Rutherford, of R. R. 1, McLean; five grand and four great-grandchildren; two sisters: Mildred Drombroski of Redwood City, Calif. and Ruth Cody of Loami.; A brother and two sisters preceded in death.

RUTHERFORD, Berniece (Ohmart); b: 3 Feb 1910, Girard, IL.; d: 16 Nov 1989, Bloomington, IL. (Heritage Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Waverly Cemetery; M: Edgar K. Rutherford in 1947; FA: Chester Ohmart; MO: Ada McMahan; Husband preceded in death in 1972.; Resident of Bloomington; formerly of Waverly.; Survived by a sister-in-law: Mary Ohmart; seven nephews; and two nieces; Preceded by three brothers.

RUTHERFORD, Donald R.; b: 16 Aug 1915, Beardstown, IL.; d: 8 Apr 1987, Springfield, IL. (Humana Hosp); Bu: Waverly Cemetery; M: Marie Carlton on 8 Mar 1945; FA: John Rutherford; MO: Grace Marion; Resident of Auburn, IL.; Survived by his wife; five daughters: Janet Pendal of Springfield and Sandra Mort, Sharon David, Beverly Rutherford and Pamela Rutherford, all of Auburn; four sons: Harold Robson of Warner Robins, Ga., Donald Rutherford of Oklahoma City, Okla. and Robert and Dale Rutherford of Auburn; one brother: Kenneth Rutherford of Missouri; 26 grand and 8 great-grand children.

RUTHERFORD, Jennie (Freitag); b: 11 Aug 1892, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 7 Apr 1977, Richton Park, IL.; Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: Pete Rutherford on 24 Ju1 1916 in St. Louis, Mo.; FA: Louis Freitag; MO: Hattie Black; Husband preceded in death in 1958.; Resident of 22803 Redwood Dr., Richton Park, IL.; Survived by two children: Ray Rutherford of Alsip and Mrs. Joseph (Helen) Costello of Richton Park; four sisters: Dorothy Sitton of Peoria, Irene Yeager of Chicago, Caroline Fuller of Chicago and Christine Weinberger of Jacksonville; two brothers: Louie Freitag of Lomax and Wilbur Freitag of Jacksonville; and three grandchildren.

RUTHERFORD, Mabel Louise (Kilver); b: 6 Jan 1904, Scott Co., IL; d: 16 Jan 1984, Winchester, IL. (Scott Co. Nursing Home); Bu: Gillham Cemetery; M: Albert James Rutherford on 6 Jan 1923; FA: Frank Ki1ver; MO: Dortha Placke; Husband preceded in death in 1982.; Resident of R.R. 2, Winchester, IL.; Survived by two sons: James L. Rutherford of McLean and John K. Rutherford of R.R. 2, Winchester; five -grand and four great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a brother: Clifford Kilver, and a sister: Verna Sommers.

RUTHERFORD, Mildred A.; d: Dec 1986, Tucson, Arizona; Bu: Evergreen Cemetery, Tucson, Ariz.; FA: Ernest Rutherford; A resident of Tucson, Ariz., she was 64 years of age at time of death; Preceded by her parents; she being a former reporter for the Jacksonville Journal Courier.

RUTLEDGE, Ida F. (Heimlich); d: 31 Jan 1976, Ann Arbor. Mich. (Hillside Terrace Home); Bu: Dearborn. Michigan; M: A. R. Rutledge; Surviving is a niece: Mrs. Richard F. Lynn of Morton, II.; and a nephew: Ronald K. Heimlich of Jacksonville.

RUTLEDGE, Rose M. (Day); b: 17 Jul 1893, Scott Co., II.; d: 26 Aug 1979, White Hall, II. (Hosp); Bu: Williams-Edwards Cemetery, west of Roodhouse. II.; H: Llewellyn Rutledge; FA: Charles Day; MO: Minnesota Wilder; Husband preceded in death in Feb 1956.; Resident of White Hall. II.; Survived by two sons: Vivian of White Hall and Gene of Granite City; these daughters: Virginia Sipes of Patterson, Ina Bell, Irene Painter, both of White Hall, Edith Stoops of Caseyville, Nilah Mean of Nova Scotia, Canada and Mary Wisinger of Bossier City, La.; 31 grand, 57 great-grand and ten great-great-grandchildren; these sisters: Mae Mius of Alsey, Thelma Barnett of Bluffs and Vida Jefferson; and a brother: Chester Day, both of Manchester.; Preceded by two grand and one great-grandchild.

RUTLEDGE, Velma R. (Crum); b: 21 Jan 1912, Be11town, IL.; d: 28 Aug 1991, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: .Be11town Cemetery; M: Vivian L. Rutledge on 7 May 1934 in Troy, Mo.; FA: Joseph Crum; MO: Stella Green; Resident of White Hall, IL.; Survived by her husband; one son: Joseph L. of Roodhouse; and one granddaughter.; Preceded by a sister: Cecil Stone; and a brother: Oren.

RUTOLI, Mary (unknown maiden name); d: 17 Dec 1990, Lake Worth, Fla.; M: Anthony Rutoli; Resident of Lake Worth, Fla.; was 96 yrs of age at death; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Robert A. (Rigi) Fay of Palm Beach, Fla, formerly of Jacksonville, II. and Mrs. Anthony (Charlotte) Buccino of Lake Worth, Fla. two granddaughters: Mrs. Steve (Jane Fay) Finn of London, England and Judith S. Fay, wife of John R. Power of Jacksonville; and two great-grandchildren: Phoebe Jane and Litton Worth Power, both of Jacksonville.; Husband preceded in death.

RYAN, Anna C. (Kumle); b: 5 Jun 1896, New Berlin, IL.; d: 14 Oct 1986, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Sacred Heart Cemetery, Franklin, IL.; M: Harold A. Ryan; FA: August Kum1e; MO: Mary Frances Keller; Husband preceded in death 20 Jun, 1970.; Resident of Franklin, IL.; Survived by a daughter: Connie Splain of West Palm Beach, Calif.; and four grandchildren: Martha A. Blesse, Steven V. Bergschneider and Gregory R. Bergschneider, all of Jacksonville, and Therese M. Schultz of Kankakee; and six great-grandchildren.; Preceded by five brothers.

RYAN, Agnes I. "Peggy" (Mernin); b: 26 Mar 1919, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 30 Apr 1996, Chicago, IL. (Swedish Covenant Hosp); Bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL.; M: George T. Ryan on 17 Apr 1946; FA: Thomas Mernin; MO: Bridgett I. Kelly; Husband preceded in death 27 May 1968.; Resident of 2649 W. Hollywood Ave., Chicago, IL.; Survived by one stepson: Patrick Ryan of Chicago; one sister: Helen F. Albright of Maywood; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two brothers: Thomas W. and Edward J. Mernin; and one sister: Mary A. Munis.

RYAN, Barbara (Hazelwood); b: 10 May 1924, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 24 Feb 1977, Decatur, IL. (Mem Hosp); Bu: Rock Island Arsenal National Cemetery; M: Raymond Wayne Ryan; FA: Edward Hazelwood; MO: Dorothy Evans; Husband preceded in death 27 Nov 1976.; Resident of 1028 Regal Ave., Decatur, IL.; Survived by her mother of Decatur; two brothers: Edward and Martelle Hazelwood of Jacksonville; and two sisters: Mrs. Howard (Hallie) Cooper and Mrs. Bernie (Lowanda) Bachstein, both of Decatur.; Preceded by her father and a sister: Mrs. Dorothy Browser.

RYAN, Barbara "Joyce" (Sexton); b: 31 Dee 1929, Waverly, IL.; d: 11 Feb 1994, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, IL.; M: Paul Ryan on 6 Jun 1947; FA: Porter Sexton; MO: Lu1a Roberts; Resident of Waverly, IL.; Survived by her husband; three sons: Mike and Bob Ryan, both of Waverly, and Kelly Ryan of Franklin; three daughters: Carol Peterson, Becky Gideon and Madonna White, all of Waverly; 17 grandchildren; three brothers: John of Roodhouse, Perry of Jacksonville and Dale Sexton of Waverly; and a sister: Shirley Ashbaugh of Waverly.; Preceded by two sisters; a brother; and an infant son: Richard.

RYAN, Bernard; b: 7 Jan 1913, Buena Vista, Schuyler Co., II.; d: 28 Ju1 1991, rural Rushvi11e, II.; Bu: Rushvi11e City Cemetery; M: Verna Wells on 5 Jun 1938 in Rushvi11e, II.; FA: j. Herman Ryan; MO: Esther Naught; Resident of R.R. 1, Rushvi11e, II.; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Dennis (Judy) Quillen of Rushville; one sister: Marguerite Anderson of Forest, Miss.; and two grandsons.

RYAN, Cairl D.; b: 22 Jan 1905; d: 18 Nov 1976, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: [Probably Rushville, II.]; Resident of Apt 214, 301 W. Beecher Ave., J'ville, II.

RYAN, Charles D.; b: 9 Jan 1909, Franklin, II.; d: 27 Feb 1977, St. Louis, Mo. (Jewish Hosp); Bu: Sacred Heart Church Cemetery, Franklin, II.; M: Harlan Crawford in 1934; FA: John Ryan; MO: Zora Seymour; Resident of Franklin, II.; Survived by his wife; these children: Mrs. Mary Kaiser of Alexander, Mrs. Nancy Cully of Jacksonville, Mrs. Becky Bergschneider of Greenfield, Mrs. Sally Zachary of Alexander and Charles Ryan Jr. of Franklin; 9 grand children; two sisters: Mrs. Dorothy Smith and Mrs. Mary Claussen, both of Jacksonville; and a brother: Jack Ryan of Centralia.; Preceded by a sister: Irene Shanahan.

RYAN, Charles Martin; b: 27 Jan 1892, Franklin, II.; d: 29 Jun 1976, Jacksonville, II. (Modern Care Nursing Home); Bu: Sacred Heart Cemetery, Franklin, II.; M: Stella Flynn on 11 Feb 1920 in Murrayville, II.; FA: Jerry Ryan; MO: Mary Harmon; Wife preceded in death in 1970.; Resident of the Dunlap Hotel, Jacksonville, II.; WWI Vet.; Survived by four children: Mrs. William P. (Maureen) Zachar of Jacksonville, Mrs. Robert (Jane) Milligan of Grosse Point, Mich., Charles J. Ryan of Jacksonville and Jerry E. Ryan of Council Bluffs, Iowa; a sister: Rosemary Ryan of Jacksonville; 15 grand and two great grand children.; Preceded in death by four brothers.

RYAN, Daniel J.; b: 24 Aug 1901, Brown Co., II.; d: 10 Aug 1982, Chicago, II. (Resurrection Hosp); Bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, II.; M: 1) Ethel Edwards on 15 Jun 1940 2) Mary Harvey in Sep 1972; FA: John Ryan; MO: Margaret Salrin; 1st wife preceded in death 27 Feb 1971.; Resident of Chicago, II.; Survived by his wife; a brother: George Ryan of Chicago; a sister: Mrs. Calvin (Mary Margaret) Hill of Peoria; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by four brothers.

RYAN, Dola (unknown maiden name); d: 15 Sep 1977, Bahama Islands; Bu: Alexandria, Va.; M: William A. Ryan; Resident of the Bahama Islands; a former resident of Jacksonville.; Survived by her husband; two sons: Michael Ryan of New Orleans and Rodney Ryan of Alexandria, Va.; and a brother: Alden Ryan of Jacksonville.

RYAN, Esther I. (Naught); b: 26 Sep 1887, Woodstock Township, Schuyler Co., IL.; d: 20 Jun 1983, rural Rushvi11e, IL; Bu: Rushvi11e City Cemetery; M: J. Herman Ryan on 21 Jun 1908 in Woodstock, IL.; FA: George Naught; MO: Minnie Stremme1; Husband preceded in death 6 Feb 1964.; Survivors include a son: Bernard Ryan of R.R. 1, Rushvi11e; a daughter: Mrs. Richard (Marguerite) Anderson of Forest, Miss.; three grand and eight great-grandchildren; a brother: Harold Naught of rural Rushville.; A brother and a sister preceded in death.

RYAN, Eulala B. (Baldwin); b: 11 Sep 1915, Morgan Co., IL.; d: 24 Oct 1989, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Joseph William Ryan on 11 Jul 1942 in Kirkwood, Mo.; FA: Roy E. Baldwin; MO: Myrtle E. Demumbrun; Husband preceded in death 17 Mar 1945 in WWII.; Resident of 1319 W. College, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Tom (Joyce) Winner of Jacksonville; two granddaughters: Leigh J. and Lindsay Jo Winner of Jacksonville; two brothers: Jack H. Baldwin of Chapin and Roy E. Baldwin Jr. of Tulsa, Ok1a; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by a sister: Lu1a Mae Davenport.

RYAN, Eva E. (Bullard); b: 22 Oct 1912, Brown Co., IL.; d: 3 Jan 1982, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cemetery; M: Leo E. Ryan on 28 Feb 1933; FA: Nova Bullard; MO: Martha Kenderick; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL.; Husband preceded in death 12 Nov 1979.; Survivors include one daughter: Mrs. Donald L. (Janet) Smith and one son: Edward L. Ryan, both of Peoria; eight grandchildren; four sisters: Mrs. Cletus (Hazel) Houston of Baszo; Mrs. Gertrude Still of Quincy; Mrs. Ruby Saathoff of Camp Point and Mrs. Velma Parker of Rushville.; Preceded in death by her parents, one brother and one sister.

RYAN, F. Carroll; b: 27 May 1919, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 20 Aug 1988, Springfield, IL.; Bu: Sacred Heart Cemetery, near Franklin, IL.; M: Betty Joan Miles on 11 Apr 1945 in South Gate, Calif.; FA: Francis Patrick Ryan; MO: Anna Louise Carroll; Resident of 17 North Oxford, Springfield, IL.; formerly of Jacksonville.; WWII Navy Vet.; Survived by his wife; five sons: Michael of Naples, Fla., Patrick of Jacksonville, Kieran "Kerry" of San Diego, Calif., Sean of Fresno, Calif. and Damon of Springfield; a daughter: Mrs. Paul (Rochelle) Coughlin of Springfield; and 15 grandchildren.; Preceded by a son: Kevin on 7 July 1967; and a daughter: Mary Bridges. [A grandson of three Irish immigrant families who came to Jacksonville in 1850.]

RYAN, Florence (Glaves); b: 26 Feb 1905, Lewis Co., Mo.; d: 26 Dec 1990, Quincy, II. (Good Samaritan Home); M: Milton Ryan in Jun, 1927; FA: Emmett Glaves; MO: Anna Bowles; Husband preceded in death in 1972.; Survived by numerous nieces and nephews.; Preceded by three brothers and two sisters.

RYAN, George T.; b: 3 May 1914, Brown Co., II.; d: 27 May 1986, Chicago, II. (Swedish Covenant Hosp); Bu: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cemetery; M: Agnes I. Mernin on 17 Apr 1946; FA: John Ryan; MO: Margaret Salrin; A resident of Chicago; formerly of Mt. Sterling, II.; Survived by his wife; a son: G. Pat Ryan of Chicago; one sister: Mrs. Calvin (Mary Margaret) Hill of Peoria; and one grandchild.; Preceded by five brothers.

RYAN, Helen V. (Dunn); b: 13 Feb 1905, Schuyler Co., IL.; d: 9 Oct 1984, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Messerer Cemetery; M: Cairl Ryan on 2 Sep 1936 in Peoria, IL.; FA: Albert Dunn; MO: Lula Park; Husband preceded in death 18 Nov 1976.; Resident of Springfield; formerly of Rushville, IL.; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Donald (Millie) Koppelman of Rushville, Mrs. Robert (Carolyn) Wenneborg of Springfield and Mrs. Merv (Mary) Beets of Freeport; six grand and two great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two brothers and three sisters.

RYAN, Howard; b: 11 Nov 1905, Scott Co., IL.; d: 26 Sep 1984, Jacksonville, IL. (Skyview Nursing Home); Bu: Winchester City Cemetery; M: Sue Gladhill on 26 Dec 1939; FA: George Ryan; MO: Jessie L. Cochran; Wife preceded in death 6 Oct 1979.; WWII Vet.; Survived by a sister: Kathryn Alm of Chicago; a nephew: Frank Long of Florissant, Mo.; and a cousin: Emma Flynn of Jacksonville.

RYAN, Irene (Watts); b: 17 Mar 1906, Franklin, II.; d: 1 Jan 1977, Hinsdale, II.; Bu: Hinsdale, II.; M: Robert E. Ryan; FA: Charles S. Watts; MO: Alice Ryan; A resident of Hinsdale, II.; formerly of Franklin.; Survived by her husband; two sons: Donald of Chicago and Robert Jr. of California; two daughters: Mrs. Mary Alice Eckman and Mrs. Patricia Crane, both of Downers Grove; 19 grandchildren; a brother: Charles M. Watts of Jacksonville; and two sisters: Mrs. Leo Allen of Franklin and Mrs. Robert Reiners of Hinsdale.; Preceded in death by two brothers.

RYAN, J. Alden; b: 30 Aug 1914, near Franklin, II.; d: 8 Dec 1978, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, II.; M: Marjorie Jewsbury on 28 Nov 1942; FA: William A. Ryan; MO: Anna Lukeman; Resident of 250 E. Vandalia, Jacksonville, II.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; a son: Thomas J. of Kankakee; a daughter: Mrs. Thomas (Susan) Weeks of Jacksonville; three grandchildren: Jeff, Amy and Megan Weeks; two brothers: Jerome of Bunkie, La. and Bill of Alexandria, La.; and two sisters: Ursula Ryan of Jacksonville and Ann Magner of Dayton, Ohio.; Preceded by a brother: Edward.

RYAN, James Michael "Mike"; b: 2 Oct 1927, Winchester, II.; d: 4 Mar 1982, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Hillcrest Cemetery, near Bluffs, II.; M: Betty Cloninger on 5 Jul 1947 in Bluffs, II.; FA: Michael Ryan; MO: Hazel Fowler; Resident of Bluffs, II.; Surviving are his wife; one son: James Carl Ryan of Beardstown; three grandchildren; several brothers and sisters, including: Lloyd Ryan of Alsey; Roberta Gregory of Winchester; Mary Splain; Frances Lindsay and Mary Longcor, all of Pittsfield; Hazel Cole of Quincy; Betty Dugan of Jerseyville and Margaret Sanderson of Detroit.; Preceding in death was one brother.

RYAN, Jennie B. (Bianco); b: 1 May 1903, Provo, Utah; d: 27 Nov 1995, Jacksonville, II. (Convalescent Cntr); Bu: Sacred Heart Cemetery, rural Franklin, II.; M: Joseph Harmon Ryan on 8 Feb 1934 in Jacksonville, II.; FA: Joseph Bianco; MO: Maria Marietti; Husband preceded in death in 1966.; Resident of Franklin, II.; Survived by a nephew and three nieces.; Preceded by three brothers and two sisters.

RYAN, Jerry E. "Eb"; b: 4 Nov 1925, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 1 Nov 1994, Council Bluffs, Iowa; Bu: Memorial Park Cemetery, Council Bluffs, Iowa; M: Beverly Peterson; FA: Charles M. Ryan; MO: Stella Flynn; Resident of Council Bluffs, Ia.; formerly of Jacksonville, IL.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; three sons: Peter of Mainville, Ohio, Jonathan and Connor, both of Council Bluffs; two grandchildren; and one sister: Maureen Zachary of Jacksonville.; Preceded by his parents; one sister: Jane Milligan of Grosse Pointe, Mich.; and one brother: Charles J. "Bud" Ryan of J'ville.

RYAN, Jessie L.; (Haycraft); b: 11 Oct 1903, McQuady, Ky.; d: 13 Nov 1989, Springfield, IL. (Dirksen House); Bu: Sacred Heart Cemetery, Franklin, IL.; M: Robert T. Ryan in 1935; FA: Hugh Haycraft; MO: Mary Laura Bland; Resident of Springfield, IL.; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Norma L. Commer of Springfield; three sons: Pay Ryan, Thomas H. Ryan and Joseph M. Ryan, all of Springfield; 14 grand and 7 great-grandchildren; four sisters: Bessie Bowlds, Cova O'Connell, Tillie Eve and Fannie Ryan, all of Louisville, Ky.; a brother: Arthur Haycraft of McQuady, Ky.; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.; Preceded by four brothers: Everett, Allie, Paul and Lafe Haycraft.

RYAN, John B.; b: 7 Dec 1929, Waverly, IL.; d: 7 Jun 1977, Waverly, IL.; Bu: Sacred Heart Cemetery, Franklin, IL.; M: Catherine Wallbaum in 1958; FA: Morgan J. Ryan; MO: Mary M. Mollenbrok; Resident of 363 East Tanner, Waverly, IL.; Survived by his wife; four daughters: Mrs. Ann Anderson of Charleston, S.C., Rita, Mary Kay and Regina, all at home; three sons: John, Joe and Tony, all at home; and two brothers: James of Waverly and Edwin of Springfield.

RYAN, John T.; b: 17 Sep 1923, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 2 May 1979, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Thomas E. Ryan; M0: Mary Ellen Lahey; Resident of 228 Howe St., Jacksonville, IL.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by a son: John Thomas Ryan Jr. of Springfield; two brothers: Robert F. Ryan of Jacksonville and James A. Ryan of Chillicothe, Ohio; and a sister: Mrs. Mary E. Hart of Jacksonville; five nieces and seven nephews.; Preceded by an infant son and twin infant daughters.

RYAN, June (Winston); b: 5 Jun 1924, Adair, II.; d: 24 Apr 1993, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, II.; M: Donald E. Ryan on 16 Oct 1943; FA: John "Doc" Winston; MO: Dell Bollinger; Husband preceded in death 28 Mar 1979.; Resident of Springfield, II.; Survived by two daughters: Patricia Ryan of New Berlin and Mrs. Thomas (Melinda Ann) Barton of Taylorville; two sons: Ron Ryan of Mt. Olive and Gary Ryan of Edinburg; seven grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Hollis (Evelyn) Yordy of Divernon and Mrs. Medill (Helen) Paluska of Waverly; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.; Preceded by one sister: Lillie Mae Schwab.

RYAN, Lena (Nead); b: 4 Jul 1906, Murrayville, II.; d: 8 Oct 1984, Elmwood Park, II.; Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; M: James Ryan; FA: Carl Nead; MO: Sarah Fanning; Survived by two sons: Phillip D. of Evanston and Gerald D. of Arlington Heights; one granddaughter: Danielle Ryan of Arlington Heights.; Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

RYAN, Leo E.; b: 5 Apr 1908, Brown Co., II.; d: 12 Nov 1979, Mt. Sterling, II.; Bu: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cemetery; M: Eva E. Bullard on 28 Feb 1933 in Mt. Sterling, IL.; FA: John Ryan; MO: Margaret Salrin; Resident of Mt. Sterling, II.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Donald L. (Janet) Smith of Peoria; a son: Edward L. of Peoria; two brothers: Dan and George, both of Chicago; a sister: Mrs. Calvin (Mary Margaret) Hill of Peoria; and eight grandchildren.; Preceded by three brothers.

RYAN, Leola (Birchard); d: 17 Sep 1979, Arcadia, Calif.; Bu: Smith Cemetery, near Milton, IL.; M: Clarence Ryan on 27 Mar 1923; Husband preceded in death in 1977.; Resident of Arcadia, Calif.; formerly of the Milton, II. area; was 86 yrs of age at death.; Survived by a sister: Mrs. Margaret J. Russell of Arcadia, Calif.; two nieces; and several cousins.

RYAN, Letha M. (Lovekamp); b: 11 Sep 1924, Arenzvi11e, IL.; d: 30 Aug 1996, Peoria, IL. (St. Francis Med Center); Bu: Arenzvi11e, IL.; M: Gary O. Ryan on 22 May 1949 in Arenzvi11e, IL.; FA: Robert Lovekamp; MO: Minnie Marie Roegge; Resident of 819 Highview Court, Creve Coeur, IL.; WWII Army Nurse; Survived by her husband; one son: Cary Patrick Ryan of East Peoria; one daughter: Mrs. Larry (Christina Marie) Pa1uska of East Peoria; two brothers: Glen of Arenzvi11e and Dale Lovekamp of Beardstown; four sisters: Mrs. Jack (Janet) Foster, Mrs. R. E. (Frances) Cooper and Mrs. Don (Blanche) Chipman, all of Beardstown; and Mrs. Vincent (Alice) Binder of Denver, Colo.; and two granddaughters.; Preceded by one son: Timothy; and one brother.

RYAN, Lloyd Allan "Buckshot"; b: 16 Jan 1936, Winchester, IL.; d: 9 Mar 1991, A1sey, IL.; Bu: Bowers Cemetery, near A1sey, IL.; M: Beth Priest on 14 Jan 1961 in Florence, IL.; FA: Michael Ryan; MO: Hazel Fowler; Resident of A1sey, IL.: Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Michael David Ryan of Glasgow and Mark Ryan of R.R. 1, Winchester; one grandson: Dennis Ryan of R.R. 1, Winchester; six sisters: Margaret Sanderson of Detroit, Mrs. Lynd1e (Frances) Lindsey of Pittsfield, Mrs. Walt (Martha) Wassall of Pittsfield, Mrs. William (Hazel) Cole of Quincy, Mrs. Robert (Betty) Dugan of Jerseyvi1le and Mrs. Kenneth (Roberta) Gregory of Winchester.; Preceded by one sister: Louise Loncar; and two brothers: Bill and Jim Ryan.

RYAN, Mabel Marie (Burger); b: 19 Mar 1908, Greene Co., II.; d: 28 Apr 1994, Carro11ton, II.; Bu: Medora Cemetery, Medora, II.; M: Henry T. Ryan on 6 Nov 1926 in Jerseyvi11e, II.; FA: James Burger; MO: Minnie Coonrod; Husband preceded in death 19 Nov 1986.; Resident of Medora, II.; Survived by a daughter: Ruth Fraley of Carrollton; a son: Thomas Ryan of Piasa; 12 grand and 24 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Edna Coryell of East Alton and Ann Pruiett of Greenfield; and one brother: Russell Burger of Greenfield.; Preceded by a daughter: Marjorie Young; a granddaughter: Pamela Petry; five brothers; and four sisters.

RYAN, Maurice "Woody"; b: 7 Dec 1919; d: 5 Nov 1979, Springfield, II. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Sacred Heart Cemetery, Franklin, II.; FA: Frank Ryan; MO: Irma Kepler; Resident of Springfield; formerly of Waverly.; Survived by two sisters:. Rose and Mary Ryan, both of Springfield; and four brothers: Paul and Pete, both of Waverly, Gerald of Beardstown and Richard of Springfield.; Two brothers prededed.

RYAN, Opal (Hatcher); b: 22 Jun 1901, near Pearl, IL.; d: 3 Jul 1996, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Ray Ryan on 26 Feb 1923; FA: Richard E. Hatcher; MO: Lura Belle Ligon; Husband preceded in death in 1957.; Resident of Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Darlene (husband, G. William) Schildman of Vero Beach, Fla.; and a son: John E. "Jack" Ryan of Jacksonville; two granddaughter; three grandsons; and several great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a son: Raymond F. Ryan, Jr.; a daughter: Mrs. Donna Jean (husband, Myron B.) Jackson; a grandson; two sisters: Zella Black and Stella McPherson; and a half-brother: Harry Hatcher.; (Raised in Winchester by Mr. & Mrs. John Ligon and went by the name of Pearl Ligon until her marriage)

RYAN, Robert T.; b: 27 Aug 1907, Kirk, Ky.; d: 13 Dec 1991, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Sacred Heart Cemetery, Franklin, IL.; M: Jessie L. Haycraft in 1935; FA: William Percy Ryan; MO: Jennie Alice Mattingly; Wife preceded in death in 1989.; Resident of Springfield, IL.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Norma L. Sommer of Springfield; two sons: Pat Ryan and Joseph M. Ryan, both of Springfield; 14 grand and seven great-grand children; three sisters: Lucille Wallbaum of J'ville, Helen Haacke of LaPorte, Tex. and Mrs. James (Billie) Johnson of Jacksonville; one brother: Joseph Stewart Ryan of Springfield; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

RYAN, Stewart; b: 26 Sep 1912, Brackenridge Co., Ky.; d: 30 Dec 1993, Springfield, II. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Sacred Heart Cemetery, Franklin, II.; M: Ruby G. Witham in 1935; FA: William P. Ryan; MO: Alice Mattingly; Resident of Springfield; formerly of Franklin.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Robert (Marilyn) Maisenbacher of Springfield and Mrs. Marvin (Betty) Allen of Springfield; two sons: William Jack Ryan of J'ville and Richard A. Ryan of Bloomington; five grand and two great-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. James (Billie) Johnson of Jacksonville and Mrs. Ernest (Helen) Haacke of Roundrock, Tex.; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.; Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

RYAN, Sue A. (Gladhill); b: 7 Jul 1905, Macon Co., Mo.; d: 6 Oct 1979, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Winchester City Cemetery, Winchester, II.; M: Howard Ryan on 26 Dec 1939; FA: Frank Gladhill; MO: Ida Wing; Resident of 419 Labor Dr., Jacksonville, II.; Survived by her husband; a stepson: Forrest L. Ryan of Chatham; one step granddaughter; and several nieces and nephews.; The last of her immediate family, she was preceded by a brother and two sisters.

RYAN, Wayne R.; b: Jacksonville. IL.; d: 27 Nov 1976, Decatur, IL. (Memorial Hosp); Bu: Rock Island Arsenal National Cemetery; M: Barbara Jane Hazelwood; FA: Leo Ryan; MO: Tessie Cochran; Was 55 years of age at time of death; a resident of 1028 Regal Ave., Decatur, IL.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; his mother; a brother: Jack Ryan; and a sister: Edna Ryan; all of East Moline; two other sisters: Mrs. Mary Miller of Rock Island and Mrs. Helen Fischer of Nashville, Tenn.; Preceded in death by his father.

RYAN, William A.; b: 29 Jun 1913, Franklin, IL.; d: 25 Oct 1983, New Orelans, La.; Bu: Alexandria, La.; M: Do1a Bradley; Wife preceded in death.; WWII Vet.; Resident of Alexandria, La.; formerly of Franklin, IL.; Survivors include two sons: Dr. Michael W. Ryan and Rodney Ryan, both of New Orleans; two sisters: Ursula Ryan of Jacksonvi1le; Ann Magner of Dayton, Ohio; and a brother: Jerome Ryan of Bunkie, La.; Preceded in death by two brothers: Edward and Alden.

RYDER, Kermit; b: 21 Sep 1908, Woodbine, IL.; d: 2 Jan 1984, Carro11ton, IL. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Jones Cemetery, east of White Hall, IL.; M: Meda Hudson on 13 Sep 1946 in Chicago, IL.; FA: Ne1s Ryder; MO: Rosetta Siemen; Resident of White Hall, IL.; WWII Vet.; Suviving are his: wife; and the following brothers and sister: Carson Ryder of Elizabeth, Wayne Ryder of Stockton, and Mrs.-Esther Rahbar of Sebring, Fla.

RYDER, Meda (Hudson); b: 3 Aug 1910, White Hall, IL.; d: 11 Sep 1992, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Jones Cemetery, east of White Hall, IL.; M: Kermit C. Ryder on 13 Dec 1946 in Chicago, IL.; FA: Edward F. Hudson; MO: Floy Bradshaw; Husband preceded in death 2 Jan 1984.; Resident of White Hall, II.; Survived by one sister: Mrs. Jack (Marian) Neal of White Hall; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two brothers.

RYDER, Nellie C. (Clark); b: 12 Aug 1902, Pike Co., II.; d: 11 Mar 1978. Aurora, II.; Bu: Griggsvi11e Cemetery, Griggsvi11e, II.; M: Howard Ryder; FA: Harry O. Clark; MO: Mina Whitten; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of Aurora, II.; formerly of Pike Co., II.; Survived by a daughter: Mary K. Ryder of Aurora.

RYMAN, Ada A. (Scribner); b: 16 Oct 1907, near Literberry, IL.; d: 16 Dec 1988, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Ashland Cemetery, Ashland, IL.; M: Frank M. Ryman on 28 Oct 1924 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: R. Lee Scribner; MO: Nettie Ellen Daniels; Husband preceded in death in 1945.; Resident of 28 Labor Dr., Jacksonville.; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Albert (Mary Ellen) Gray of Ashland and Nancy Aileen Woods of Jacksonville; nine grand and 18 great-grandchildren; and a sister: Stella Roach of Ashland.; Preceded by two brothers: Albert and Wiley Scribner and three sisters: Judith and Ellen Scribner and Olive Lindsey.

RYNDERS, Albert D.; b: 25 Jun 1920, near Waverly, II.; d: 9 Mar 1982, Springfield, II.; Bu: Waverly Cemetery; FA: William Rynders; MO: Jessie Woods; WWII Vet.; Surviving are two daughters: Mrs. Karen Paoli of Springfield and Mrs. Diane Hoogerhyde of Colorado Springs, Colo.; three sons: Terry Rynders, stationed in South Korea with the Army; Donald Rynders, stationed in West Germany with the Air Force, and Roger Rynders, Springfield; a brother: Earl Rynders of Jacksonville; 15 grandchildren.

RYNDERS, Dorothy L. (Gregory); b: 30 Dec 1924, Meredosia, II.; d: 21 Oct 1989, Jacksonville, II. (Convalescent Cntr); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, II.; M: Earl L. Rynders on 19 Aug 1946 in Jacksonville, II.; FA: Ernest Gregory; MO: Pearl West; Husband preceded in death in 1985.; Resident of 806 E. College, Jacksonville, II.; Survived by two daughters: Heather Rynders, at home, and Mrs. Donald (Joyce) Lair of Romeo, Mich.; three sons: Ernest Loeffelholtz, Gary Rynders and Ronald Rynders, all of Jacksonville; 12 grand and five great-grandchildren; a sister: Ruby Gaines of Beardstown; and two brothers: Everett Blair of Meredosia and Harold Surratt of Woodbridge, Va.

RYNDERS, Earl L.; b: 5 Feb 1922; d: 2 Apr 1985, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Dorothy Gregory Loeffelholtz; FA: William I. Rynders; MO: Jessie Wood; Resident of 806 E. College, J'ville, II.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; children: Mrs. Donald (Joyce) Lair of Romeo, Mich., Ernest Loeffelholtz of Jacksonville, Gary Rynders of Virginia and Ronald Rynders of Jacksonville; 12 grandchildren (a granddaughter, Heather Brim, is being raised in the Rynders' home) and two great-grand children.; Preceded by three brothers, one sister and one grandson.

RYNDERS, Scotty; b: 13 Jul 1984, Jacksonville, II.; d: 13 Jul 1984, Jacksonville, II. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; FA: Ronald Frederick Rynders; MO: Rene Marie Newlun; Survived by his parents of 806 E. College Ave, Jacksonville, IL.; paternal grandparents: Mr. and Mrs. Earl Rynders of Jacksonville; maternal grandparents: Earl Newlun of Jacksonville and Jackie Clemmons of Danville; and maternal great-grandparents: Mr. and Mrs. Jack McMillin of Danville.

RYNDERS, Walter William; b: 1 Aug 1911; d: 24 May 1978, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Waverly Cemetery, Waverly, II.; M: Mary DeLay on 20 Jul 1956; FA: William Rynders; MO: Jessie Woods; Resident of Virden, II.; Survived by his wife; six daughters: Hilda Ladson of Chatham, Alice Cox of Tulsa, Okla., Jeanie Waters and Patty Wease, both of Scottville, Wanda Evans of Nebraska and Iris Jones of Ft. Madison, Iowa two sons: Walter Jr. of Springfield and Robert of St. Joseph, Mo.; two brothers: Albert of Springfield and Earl of Jacksonville; 17 grand and four great-grandchildren; three step-sons: Donald Lee Hubble of Waverly and Delbert Lee and Dale Morris Hubble, both of Virden; and a step-daughter: Dorothy June Biddle of Batesville, Ark.

RYON, Helen Ehlert (Ehlert); b: 24 Aug 1905; d: 19 Jan 1984, Lynchburg, Va.; Bu: Lynchburg, Va.; M: Johy Ryon in 1936; FA: John Ehlert; MO: Ida Cruse; Husband preceded in death.; A former Jacksonville, IL. resident.; Survived by two children: John and Christine; one grandchild; a brother: Carl Ehlert of Jacksonville; and two sisters: Eleanor Mahoney of Jacksonvi1le and Esther Lilja of Rockford; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.


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