HERRIN — Edward John Staszak, 62, of Herrin, passed away at 8:30 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018, at home.

ELKVILLE — Clara Ruth (Sills) Tripp, 85, of Elkville, passed away at 5:50 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, at her residence.

JOHNSTON CITY — Roberta Lynn Eldridge, 66, died at 10:25 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, at Herrin Hospital.

MULKEYTOWN — Dorothy May Price, 82, of Mulkeytown, passed away at 10:40 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, at Du Quoin Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Du Quoin.

WEST FRANKFORT — Peggy J. “Barnes” Dossett, 81, of West Frankfort, passed away at 5:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion.

JOHNSTON CITY — Kenneth A. Stroud, 95, of Johnston City, passed away at 6:45 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in the VA Medical Center in Marion.

MURPHYSBORO — Blanche Katherine Casey, 91, formerly of Murphysboro, passed away at 3:50 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, at Aperion Care in St. Elmo.

CARBONDALE — Dorothy Tucker, 89 of Carbondale, passed away Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018, in Manor Court.

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CARTERVILLE — Donald “Don” Gunnell, 87, of Carterville, passed away Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018, at Herrin Hospital.

CARTERVILLE — Bernice Joann Klopcic, 97, passed away Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, at Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion.

GALATIA — Galen Dalton departed from this life at the age of 81 on Jan. 13, 2018, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale in Carbondale. He was a resident of Galatia.

COBDEN — Rebecca Johnson, 52, of Cobden, died Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018, in Union County Hospital in Anna.

WEST FRANKFORT — James Ivan Singer, 73, died at 5:40 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 14, at Carrier Mills Nursing and Rehab.

HERRIN — Paul D. Lincoln, 64, died Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018, at home.

DONGOLA — Carolyn Ferguson, 72, of Dongola, died Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, at home.

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BUCKNER — Juliana “Judy” Smith (nee Vistart) of West Bend, Wisconsin, formerly of Buckner, died Sunday Jan. 14, 2018, at the age of 82.

THOMPSONVILLE — David Flannigan, 72, passed away Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, at his residence.

MURPHYSBORO — Shirley Roberta Koenig, 82, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, in St. Joseph Hospital in Murphysboro.

ANNA — Louise Westbrooks, 87, died at 12:25 a.m. Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, in Union County Hospital Long Term Care in Anna.

CARBONDALE – Tommy Glisson, 83, passed away at 11:45 p.m. Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, in his residence surrounded by his loving family.

FREEMAN SPUR — Helen Frances (Brookmyer) Westerfield, 70, of Mount Vernon, formerly of Freeman Spur, passed away Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, in White Oak Rehab and Healthcare in Mount Vernon.

BENTON — Erma Lorraine (Davis) Wyatt Price, of Benton, passed away Jan. 4, 2018, in Parkway Manor in Marion.

CREAL SPRINGS — Rose Morton, 78, passed away peacefully at 3:53 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, in Heartland Regional Medical Center of Marion.

MARION — Delilah Turner, 67, passed away Saturday morning, Jan. 13, 2018, at her home.

VERGENNES — Nadine M. Phoenix, 96, passed away at 12:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, in Manor Court in Carbondale.

WEST FRANKFORT — Peggy J. Dossett, 81, passed away at 5:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion.

MARION — Rachael Eileen Killian, 23, passed away Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, in Massac County from injuries sustained as the result of an automobile accident.

AVA — Dennis Benson, 66, passed away at 1:48 pm, Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, at his home.

BENTON — Juanita (Moore) Scrutchfield, passed away Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, in Des Moines, Iowa.

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AVA — Ronald J. Schuzer, 53, passed away Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, in Marshall Browning Hospital in Du Quoin.

MURPHYSBORO — Lester Hensley, 70, passed away at 11:57 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018.

CARBONDALE — Frances Key Lentz, 98, passed away peacefully in her sleep in the early morning of Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017, at home.

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PERCY — Leona R. Dreyer, 95, passed away Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, in Tranquility Hospice Facility in Marietta, Georgia.

PERCY — Leona R. Dreyer, 96, passed away Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, in Tranquility Hospice Facility in Marietta, Georgia.

MARION — Rachel Killian, 23, passed away Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018.

AVA – Dennis Benson, 66, passed away at 1:48 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, at his home.