obituaries

Delbert Doehring

Delbert E. “Butch” Doehring, 88, of Nashville, passed away at 1:05 a.m. on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at Washington County Hospital in Nashville. He was born on July 21, 1928, in Shelby County, the son of Martin A. and Florence Jones Doehring.  He married Dorothy Mae Utley on January 4, 1949 in Madisonville, Ky., and

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Bernard Flerlage, Jr.

Bernard Flerlage, Jr., 69, of Mt. Vernon, Illinois passed away April 17, 2017 at Christian Northeast Hospital in Florissant, Missouri. He was born January 31, 1948 in Saint Charles, Missouri to parents, Bernard J. Flerlage, Sr. and Mary (Trost) Flerlage.  He married Elsie Kujawa on November 11, 1967 and she survives. A Funeral Mass was

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Phyllis (Copple) Diedrich

Mrs. Phyllis Diedrich of Nashville, departed this life at Mercy Hospital in St. Louis, Mo., on Wednesday, April 5, 2017. She had attained the age of 88 years, 2 months and 18 days. Phyllis was born in Walnut Hill, on January 17, 1929, as the youngest child, and only daughter to Effie and Eulace “Deacon”

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Bertha A. Randoll

Bertha A. Randoll, 93, of Nashville, passed away at 11:45 a.m. on Thursday, April 6, 2017 at Friendship Manor Health Center in Nashville. She was born on May 31, 1923 in Washington County, the daughter of John and Ella Bordewisch Obermeier. She married Carl F. Randoll on March 10, 1945 at Ebeneezer Lutheran Church in

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Hazel Waeltz

Hazel May “Nut” Waeltz, 96, of Nashville, passed away at 8:02 a.m. on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at Friendship Manor Health Center in Nashville. She was born on July 15, 1921, in Nashville, the daughter of Arthur J. and Lizzie Sophie Meyer La Marr. She married Marvin Waeltz on September 16,1972 in Belleville and he

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Sylvia Czapla

Sylvia F. Czapla, (nee Polaske) died peacefully on April 3, 2017. Sylvia was the beloved wife of the late Joseph W. Czapla; loving mother of Kim (Harrell) Duff, Mary (Robert Layton) Czapla and Steven (Patricia Johnson) Czapla;  devoted grandmother to Jessica (Kevin) Webster and Christina (Todd) Smick and Babu to great-grandchildren Trevor and Holly; loving

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Clarence Howard

Mr. Clarence C. “Sonny” Howard of Evansville, previously of McLeansboro, departed this life at Deaconess Charlier Hospice Center in Evansville, on Friday, March 31, 2017 at 2:42 A.M.  He had attained the age of 71 years and 13 days. Mr. Howard was born on March 18, 1946 at Centralia, the son of Floyd A. and

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Joseph Novack

Joseph  W.  Novack, 96, of Nashville, formerly of Cahokia, born December 29, 1920, in East St. Louis, died Wednesday, March 29, 2017, at Friendship Manor in Nashville. Joe was retired from Fairmont Park Race Track. Along with his brother, he was the former owner/operator of Joe and Ted’s Tavern in East St. Louis.  He was

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Hon. Francis E. Maxwell

The Honorable Francis Edgar Maxwell, retired Judge 20th Judicial Circuit, Nashville, died March 21, 2017. Francis Edgar Maxwell (known to many of his friends as Max) was born on Nov 7, 1923, in Hoyleton, to Ruth Edgar Maxwell and Joseph Daniel Maxwell, who was then teaching school in Hoyleton. Francis moved to Nashville after his

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Leonard Chwarczinski

Leonard Chwarczinski, 65, of Christopher passed away on Saturday March 25, 2017 at 11:05 AM at the Herrin Hospital. Leonard was born on November 2, 1951 in Christopher, to Joseph and Anna (Krolikowski) Chwarczinski. He is survived by his children George and Julie Chwarczinski of St Louis, Mo, Joseph and Jeanine Chwarczinski of Boonville, Ind.,

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