Obituaries

Lester D. Newman

Mr. Lester D. Newman of Okawville, departed this life at the Friendship Manor Healthcare Center in Nashville, on Monday, December 18, 2017 at 2:20 PM.  He had attained the age of 81 years, 1 month and 17 days. Mr. Newman was born on November 1, 1936 in Richview, the son of Vernon and Elsie (nee

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Joe G. Wilson

Joe G. Wilson of New Minden, passed from this life on December 10, 2017 at Friendship Manor Nursing Home in Nashville. He was preceded in death by his wife Carol L. Wilson. Joe was born in Corning, Ark., and per his request, he was taken home to be interred with his family. Surviving are seven

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Patricia Ann Rick

Patricia Ann Rick Patricia Ann “Pat” Rick, nee Pokojski, age 55 of Waterloo, passed away peacefully at 2:44 PM on Sunday, December 17, 2017 at Barnes Hospital in St Louis, surrounded by her devastated family. She had fought an exhausting battle with cancer that could not rob her of her beautiful smile or crush her

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Sister Martin (Irene) Ksycki

Sister Martin (Irene) Ksycki OLVM, 93, of DuBois, passed away December 11, 2017 at Our Lady of Victory Missionary Sisters Motherhouse in Huntington, Ind. Sister Martin was born November 12, 1924 in DuBois, the daughter of Joseph and Anna (Polczynski) Ksycki. Sister Martin graduated from St. Charles Grade School in 1937 in DuBois, and Ashley

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Lucille Moeller

Lucille Lillian Augusta Moeller 87 of Richview, passed away at 11:16 a.m. on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at SSM St. Mary’s Hospital in Centralia. She was born on July 18, 1930 in Plum Hill, the daughter of JoAnna Niemeier. She married Elroy Moeller on December 31, 1948 in Paducah, KY and he passed away on

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Barbara A. Schuessler

Mrs. Barbara A. Schuessler of Nashville, departed this life at the Friendship Manor Healthcare Center in Nashville on Monday, December 11, 2017 at 6:36 P.M. She had attained the age of 77 years, 10 months and 19 days. Barbara was born on January 22, 1940 at Collinsville, the daughter of Buck and Mary Ann (nee

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Lloyd Earl Patton

Mr. Lloyd Earl Patton of Nashville, departed this life at the Washington County Hospital in Nashville on December 1, 2017 at 2:28 P.M.  He had attained the age of 95 years and 16 days. Lloyd was born on November 15, 1922 at Oakdale, the son of Samuel David and Jennie Frances (Boyd) Patton. He was

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Betty B. Schnake

Betty B. Schnake, age 87, of Hoyleton, passed away on the 87th anniversary of her birth at 4:20 A.M. on Thursday, November 30, 2017 at Centralia Manor in Centralia. She was born on November 30, 1930 in Centralia, the daughter of the late Charles and Gladys (Myers) Talbott. She married Eugene R. Schnake on April

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Ralph H. Schilling

Ralph H. Schilling Mr. Ralph Schilling of rural Okawville, departed this life in Memorial Hospital West in Belleville, on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 3:30 P.M. He had attained the age of 90 years, 2 months and 6 days. Ralph was born on the family farm near Okawville on September 23, 1927 the son of

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Maude Baldwin

Maude Baldwin Mrs. Maude E. Baldwin of Nashville, departed this life at the Washington County Hospital in Nashville on Thursday, November 23, 2017 at 12:58 P.M. She had attained the age of 85 years, 2 months and 22 days. Mrs. Baldwin was born on September 1, 1932 in Colombia, Mo., the daughter of Henry W.

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