Sharon Konkler - 7112/18/1944 - 10/5/2016
Sharon Konkler age 71 of Macomb, Illinois passed away, Wednesday, October 5, 2016, at the Rushville Nursing and Rehab Center in Rushville, Illinois. She was born December 18, 1944, in Rushville, Illinois, to Ed and Lucille Lefler Zimmerman.
Surviving to mourn her passing are 2 Sons: Jack Konkler, Oglesby, Illinois, John Konkler, Macomb, Illinois, 7 Grandchildren, 4 Great Grandchildren, 1 Great Great Grandchild, 1 Brother: Jerry and Michele Zimmerman, Roseville, Illinois, 2 Sisters; Linda Fowler, Macomb and Sandy Hamm, Macomb.
Sharon was preceded in death by her parents, 1 Brother: Larry Zimmerman and 1 Daughter In Law: Connie Konkler.
Sharon had been employed at Western Illinois University in food service. She enjoyed fishing, watching people perform karaoke, time spent doing crossword puzzles, but most of all she loved the time spent with her family.
Cremation rites have been accorded. Graveside services were 3:30 P.M. Saturday, October 15, 2016, at Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Colchester, with Rev. Mark Smith. Memorial is to the family of Sharon. Jones Mortuary in Colchester handled arrangements for the family. Condolences may be expressed to the family at jonesmortuaryfh.com
Janas Marie Morrell - 9112/19/1924 - 9/10/2016
Janas Marie Morrell age 91 of Macomb, passed away Saturday, September 10, 2016, at Heartland Health Care Center in Macomb. She was born December 19, 1924 in Sciota, Illinois to Eldie and Goldie Camden O’Brien.
Surviving to mourn her passing are 3 Sons: Scott Morrell (Wanda), Oklahoma, Todd Morrell (Carrie), Florida, J.D. Morrell (Mary), Rushville, Illinois, 2 Daughters: Rebecca Wallin (Ray), Colchester, Illinois, Carol Londrie, Hamilton, Illinois, 19 Grandchildren,19 Great Grandchildren, and 4 Great Great Grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, 1 Great Grandson, 3 Brothers, 1 Sister, 3 Daughters, 1 Son in Law.
Janas attended Rushville Methodist Church, she was a homemaker, and care giver to the elderly. Janas had been employed at Snyder Van Haven Nursing Home in Rushville and The Elms Nursing Home in Macomb.
Cremation rites have been accorded. No services are planned at this time. Jones Mortuary in Colchester is handleing arrangements for the family.
Jennie Rose Adcock - 454/7/1971 - 8/24/2016
Jennie Rose Adcock age 45 of Keokuk, Iowa, passed away at her home in Keokuk on Wednesday, August 24, 2016. She was born April 7, 1971, in Fort Pierce, Florida, to William L. and Mary Ann Flaherty Jacobs.
Surviving to mourn her passing is her Mother, of Florida, 2 Daughters: Jody Anderson (Jordan), Macomb and Hannah Starbuck, Colchester, 1 Granddaughter: Eden Anderson, along with Aunts and Cousins.
Jennie was preceded in death by 1 Brother: John Jacobs.
Jennie was employed at Vicky’s in Keokuk, Iowa. "Jennie loved her family and friends deeply, her smile and contagious personality could light up a room. She loved cooking, soaking up the sun by beach or pool, riding on the back of a Harley any chance she could, and wearing her exuberant boots. Jennie will be greatly missed by everyone she loved and called friend.
Cremation Rites have been accorded. Visitation with the family will be 11:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. Saturday, September 10, 2016, at the Jones Mortuary in Colchester, followed by a memorial ride to Keokuk. Friends may sign the register book at the funeral home after 9:00 A.M. Friday. Memorial is to the Family. Condolences may be expressed to the family at jonesmortuaryfh.com
Martin E. Wingo Sr. - 741/24/1942 - 8/13/2016
Martin E. Wingo Sr. (Marty), age 74 of Colchester, passed away Saturday, August 13, 2016, at Heartland Health Care Center in Macomb. He was born January 24, 1942, in Macomb, Illinois, to Max Earl and Hazel Ara Wingo. He was united in marriage to Marilyn Ruth Wingo on September 11, 1982, in McDonough County.
Surviving to mourn his passing are his Wife: Marilyn of Colchester, 2 Sons: Martin E. Wingo Jr. of Macomb, Fabian Eugene Wingo (Darlene) , Macomb, 2 Step Sons: Leonard Kevin Miller, Taylorville, Illinois, Keith Edward Miller, Galesburg, Illinois, 4 Daughters: Darlene Joann Groover (Rick) , Canton, Illinois, Wannetta Irene McMurl, (John), Colchester, Illinois, Sandi Mae Burton, Macomb, Illinois, Kelly Marie Shirley (Dave), Bremerton, Washington, 18 Grandchildren, 17 Great Grandchildren, and 1 Sister: Sandra Byers (Jack), North Carolina.
Marty was preceded in death by his parents, 1 Grandchild, along with several Aunts, Uncles and Cousins.
Marty served his country in the United States Army from 1962 to 1963. He is a member of the Plymouth American Legion Post #0912, Faith Tabernacle Church in Colchester, Coldwell Baptist Church in Brookfield, Missouri. He had retired from McGraw Edison in Macomb, Illinois. Martin liked to attend auctions where he and Marilyn bought their first home. He was a Deacon at the Brookfield Baptist Church and later at the Colchester Faith Tabernacle of God at Colchester. Loved church activities, enjoyed playing with his pets. He said his dog Gabby had him well trained. Loved spending time with family and seeing the many pictures of grandkids and great grandkids on Face Book. Before computers he was known as Teaberry Kidd on his C.B. radio, where he made many friends.
Funeral Services will be 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, August 17, 2016, at the Jones Mortuary in Colchester with Rev. John McMurl Sr., burial will follow the services at Stoneking Cemetery with full Military Rites by the Macomb V.F.W. and Macomb American Legion. Visitation with the family will be 1 hour prior to the services at the funeral home. Friends may view and sign the register book at the funeral home after 9:00 A.M. Tuesday. Memorial is to the American Cancer Association. Condolences may be expressed to the family at Jonesmortuaryfh.com.
Paul Hotten McGrann - 834/9/1933 - 8/8/2016
Raleigh, North Carolina
Paul Hotten McGrann of Raleigh, North Carolina, died in the late afternoon of Monday, 8 August 2016. He was born on 9 April 1933 in Colchester, Illinois to the late Samuel and Mae Hotten McGrann.
Funeral services will be graveside at the Mount Auburn Cemetery in Colchester, Illinois on Saturday, 3 September 2016, at 2:00 p.m.
He is grieved for and survived by his children; Paula K. McGrann, William H. McGrann, and Joseph L. McGrann, all of Raleigh, North Carolina; sisters, Ann Powell of Macomb, Illinois, and Rachel Louderman of Colchester, Illinois; as well as by his three granddaughters.
Paul graduated from Western Illinois University after proudly serving on an aircraft carrier in the Mediterranean for the United States Navy during the Korean Conflict. He then worked as an engineer for the Department of Defense until he retired from the Rock Island Arsenal and moved to Raleigh with his now-deceased wife, Claudia Jane McGrann (nee Hodges), in 1993. In addition to spending time with his family, Paul enjoyed learning and traveling throughout the United States - as well as playing bridge in several bridge clubs and online.
Memorials may be made to any Veteran’s support organization or to the charity of the donor’s choice. You may leave condolences and sign the guest book online at either funeral home’s website: brightfunerals.com, legacy.com or jonesmortuaryfh.com.
Sandra K. Royer - 737/8/1943 - 7/20/2016
Sandra K. Royer age 73 of Macomb, Illinois, passed away Wednesday, July 20, 2016, at O.S.F. Saint Francis Hospital in Peoria, Illinois. She was born July 8, 1943, in Macomb, Illinois, to Lewis Burdette and Betty Jean Wisslead Breeden. Sandra was united in marriage on August 20, 1961, in Industry, Illinois, to Dannie Lee Royer.
Surviving to mourn her passing are her husband of 54 years, Dannie of Macomb,2 Daughters: Theresa J. Royer, San Mateo, California, Christina K. and Robert Hughes, Kenosha, Wisconsin, 3 Grandchildren: Amanda M.Hughes, Zachary D. Hughes and Kaylin Hughes.
Sandra was preceded in death by her parents.
Sandra was a member of the Macomb Church of Christ. She had been an Avon Representative for 37 years of which, she received many Merit awards, along with the Avon Presidents Club. Sandra had also been a Girl Scout Leader.
Graveside services will be 10:30 A.M. Tuesday, July 26, 2016, at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in Macomb, Illinois, with Pastor Ted Shirley. Visitation with the family will be from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Monday at the Jones Mortuary in Colchester. Friends may view and sign the register book at the funeral home after 9:00 A.M. Monday. The family wishes in lieu of flowers give to the Congestive Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Foundation. Condolences may be expressed to the family at Jonesmortuaryfh.com.
Margaret Denise Sprinkle - 625/11/1954 - 7/17/2016
Margaret Denise Sprinkle, 62, of rural Industry, passed away Sunday, July 17, 2016, at OSF St Francis in Peoria surrounded by her family. Denise was recently diagnosed with cancer and died from complications of the cancer. She was very brave. Denise was born May 11, 1954, in Macomb, Illinois, to Virgil L. and Helen F. Renner Parker.
Denise married Donald L. Sprinkle on February 27, 1979, they later divorced; he survives of rural Industry. Also surviving to mourn her passing are her father, Virgil L. Parker; two brothers, Virgil Paul Parker and Russell Scott Parker; three daughters, Brandy M. Hammond, Shawna C. Sprinkle, and Brooke L. Sprinkle; two step-daughters, Donna L. Sprinkle and Amy J. McKee; many grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and cousins. Denise was loved by everyone who knew her.
Denise was preceded in death by her mother Helen; grandparents John William and Beulah Parker, Charlie and Eva Helen Renner; and two brothers, Donnie J. Parker and Tommy E. Parker.
Denise kept herself busy being a wonderful mother and homemaker. She was loving, supportive, full of compassion, and always having a welcoming hug. After raising her children, she babysat for many other children for many years. Most recently, Denise was employed by Western Illinois University at Document and Publication Service, where she was a route driver. In this position she spent just moments with many different people everyday, but moments can be everything, and she made them so. She loved to listen to live music (especially her brother’s bands) and being with family and friends. You could often find her driving around the countryside, reading a book, or just sitting outside enjoying the scenery.
Cremation rites have been accorded. Private family services will be held at a later date. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, August 6 at the American Legion in Macomb, IL, from 2:00-10:00 pm for friends and family. Memorials can be made to the Tommy Parker Pay it Forward Fund, a fund that was set up in honor of her brother in which proceeds help other friends and family in times of need.
The memorials may be left at the Jones Mortuary, Colchester or sent to the manager of the fund, Tami Kreps, 8508 North 125th road, Plymouth, 62367. Jones Mortuary in Colchester is handling arrangements for the family. Online Condolences may be expressed to the family at jonesmortuaryfh.com
Roger A. McCoy - 469/21/1969 - 7/7/2016
Roger A. McCoy age 46 of Macomb, Illinois, passed away Thursday, July 7, 2016 at O.S.F. Hospital in Peoria, Illinois. He was born September 21, 1969 in Macomb, to Eldon and Janice Tones McCoy. Roger was preceded in death by his father
Surviving to mourn his passing are his Mother: Janice McCoy of Good Hope, Illinois, 1 Brother: Rick and Michelle McCoy, Big Spring, Texas, along with many nieces and nephews.
Roger was a member of Fandon Christian Church and was employed at Vaughn and Bushnell manufacturing in Bushnell, Illinois.
Funeral Services will be 10:30 A.M. Monday, July 11,2016, at the Jones Mortuary, in Colchester with Rev. Aaron Baker. Burial will follow the services at Good Hope Cemetery in Good Hope, Illinois. Visitation with the family will be from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Sunday at the funeral home. Friends may view and sign the register book at the funeral home after 9:00 A.M. Sunday. Memorial is to the family. Condolences may be expressed to the family at Jonesmortuaryfh.com.
Gerald L. ( Katsy ) Humes - 879/4/1928 - 5/22/2016
Gerald L. ( Katsy ) Humes age 87 of Colchester, passed away at 11:30 P.M. Sunday, May 22, 2016, at McDonough District Hospital in Macomb. He was born September 4, 1928, in Colchester to Merle and Mable Bennett Humes . He was united in marriage on January 10, 1951, in Yellville, Arkansas, to Joan Valentine.
Surviving to mourn his passing are his wife of 65 years, Joan of Colchester, 1 Son: Dennis Humes, Colchester, 1 Daughter: Teri and (Kevin) Paul, Colchester, 5 Grandchildren: Jessica Smith Dana Point, California, Hillary Humes, Haley Humes both of Macomb, Brittney Paul, St.Louis, Missouri, Trenton Paul, Colchester, 2 Great Grandchildren: J.J. and Jacob Smith, Dana Point, California.
Katsy was preceded in death by his parents, 1 Brother: Zanel Humes, 4 Sisters: Betty Sartore, Frances Mesick, Donna Coghill, Rachel Creasy and 1 Granddaughter: Mary Paul.
Katsy was a 50 year retired Operating Engineer with #649 Peoria. He was a member of the Quarter Horse Association, Coon Hound Association, Macomb American Legion. He was an avid sports fan of the St.Louis Cardinals. He had coached little league baseball, soft ball and colt league baseball. He was of the Christian Faith.
Funeral services will be 10:00 A.M. Friday, May 27, 2016, at the Jones Mortuary in Colchester, with Rev. Mark Smith. Burial will take place at Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Colchester with Military Rites by the Macomb V.F.W. and Macomb American Legion. Visitation with the family will be from 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. Thursday at the funeral home. Friends may view and sign the register book at the funeral home after 9:00 A.M. Thursday. Memorial is to Colchester Rescue. Online Condolences may be expressed to the family at jonesmortuaryfh.com
Jean Danielson - 736/7/1942 - 5/20/2016
Jean Danielson age 73 of Colchester, passed away at 9:59 P.M. Friday, May 20, 2016, at Blessing Hospital, Quincy, Illinois. She was born June 7, 1942, in Macomb, Illinois, to Jesse O. and Marie E. Baldner Douglas. Jean was united in marriage on June 24, 1962, in Colchester to J. Ray Danielson.
Surviving to mourn her passing are her husband of 53 years, 2 Sons: Mark and (Carol) Danielson, Carthage, Missouri, Mike and (Donna) Danielson, Colchester, Illinois, 5 Grandchildren: Kyle Danielson, Jesse Danielson, Joshua Danielson, Cheyenne Wilson, Laramie Wilson, 2 Great Grandchildren: Lukas and Emmett Wilson, 1 Brother: Kenneth and (Karen) Douglas, Jacksonville, Illinois, 3 Sisters: Cora and (Danny) Cavett, Mankato, Minnesota, Clara and (Dana) Rabideau, Fort Smith, Arkansas, Carole and (Gary) Turner, Duluth, Minnesota.
Jean was preceded in death by her parents.
Jean had taught Home Economics and Family Living at Colchester High School for 9 years. She was a graduate of Western Illinois University with a Bachelors in Home Economics and a Masters in Education. She retired from Western Illinois University Education Foundation after 22 years in 2005. She was a member of the Colchester United Methodist Church, where she had been a Sunday school teacher and Chairman of the Mission Committee, Sew & So Club, Card club, and retired Tuesday lunch bunch. She had been a member of Colchester Jolly Housekeepers. She had tutored children at the Colchester Grade School, Kids Hope U.S.A. She was a loving and devoted Wife, Mother, and Grandmother.
Funeral services will be 10:00 A.M. Thursday, May 26, 2016, at Colchester United Methodist Church, with Rev. Mark Smith. Visitation with the family will be from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. Wednesday, at the Jones Mortuary in Colchester. Burial will take place at Oakwood Cemetery in Macomb. Friends may view and sign the register book at the funeral home after 9:00 A.M. Wednesday. Memorial is to Colchester United Methodist Church. Online Condolences may be expressed to the family at jonesmortuaryfh.com
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