George S. Thompson

George S. ThompsonHanna City – George S. “Steve” Thompson, 70, of 13710 W. Sommerfield Rd Hanna City, IL passed away Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at 11:52 am at Methodist Medical Center, Peoria.
He was born December 18, 1941, in Peoria, IL the son of George W. and Eileen (Devries) Thompson. He married Melinda K. “Pinky” Morgan March 1, 1963 in Farmington. She preceded him in death on May 2, 2010.
Surviving are two brothers, Roger W. Thompson and Michael E. Thompson both of rural Hanna City; one sister, Judith I. Bird of Gardenridge, TX; and several nieces and nephews.
George had worked at Pabst Brewing for 23 ½ years and then retired from the Farmington School District, where he worked as a custodian for 15 years.
He was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Glasford and the Illinois Trappers and National Trappers Associations.
He was a US Army veteran, serving during the Vietnam War from 1966 to 1968.
Services will be Monday, February 27th at 11:00 am at Anderson-Sedgwick Funeral Home, Farmington where visitation will be on Sunday, February 26th from 4 to 6 pm. Scott Nickerson will officiate. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery, Oak Hill, IL.
Memorials may be made to the Logan-Trivoli Rescue Squad.

 

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Marian J. Deppermann

Marian J. Deppermann, 70, of 124 S. Pekin Lane, Hanna City passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2006 at 7:24 pm at Proctor Hospital, Peoria. Born, April 6, 1935 in San Jose, IL. to John and Mildred (DePue) Heitzman, she married Ralph Deppermann on April 4, 1954 in Glasford, IL. He survives. Also surviving are one son; Gary (Susana) Deppermann of Lemont, two daughters; Janet (Tom) McGhee and Carolyn (James) Williams both of Peoria, five grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren, two step-grandchildren, one step-great-grandchild and two brothers; John R. (Judy) Heitzman of Mapleton and Bruce (Linda) Heitzman of Metamora. Preceding her in death were her parents, one brother; Donald Hertzman and one sister; Doris Hubner. He worked at Jean & Jerry’s Restaurant, Dan & Karla’s Restaurant and Hannah’s Parlor all of Hanna City for a total of thirty five years. Services will be Monday, Feb. 27th at 11:00 am at Anderson-Sedgwick Funeral Home, Farmington with Pastor Jim Reed officiating. Visitation will be Sunday, Feb. 26th from 5-7 pm. Burial will be at Lancaster Cemetery, Glasford. Memorials may be made to the Logan-Trivoli Fire Department.

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Ronald Craig Estes

Ronald Craig Estes, 49, of Vienna, IL. formerly of Canton, passed away at 4:10 pm Sunday, Feb. 19, 2006 at Massac Memorial Hospital, Metropolis, IL. Born March 30, 1956 in Greenbush Township, Warren County, IL, to LaVern C. “Bim” and (Maeanna) “Mickey” (Schulthes) Estes, he married Deborah Gay Bundren on Dec. 31, 1987 in Benton, KY. She survives. Also surviving are one daughter; Laura Danielle Estes of Carterville, one granddaughter; Tonielli Jade Estes, one brother; Marc (Shannon) Estes of Fair Hope, AL, one sister; Susan (Steve) Behrens of St. Charles, one niece and four nephews. He was preceded in death by his father. He was an independent livestock dealer. He was a member of the Maples Mill Methodist Church near Canton and the Johnson County Farm Bureau. He enjoyed the outdoors and was an avid sportsman, enjoying hunting, fishing and camping. Services will be Friday, Feb. 24th at 11:00 am at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home, Canton with Pastor Dianne Duncan officiating. Visitation will one hour prior. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery, Canton.

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Gladys Malmgren

Gladys Malmgren, 87, of 676 N. 6th, Canton passed away at 4:10 pm on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2006 at Graham Hospital Extended Care, Canton. Born Nov. 10, 1918 in Minnesota to Daniel D. and Ida (King) Stansbury, she married William H. Malmgren on Jan. 10, 1942 in Palmyra, MO. He survives. Also surviving are one son; James H. Malmgren of Tucson, AZ,
one daughter; Sonja Lee (Rick) Roudebush of Canton, four grandchildren, Zach (Elvia) Malmgren of Peoria, Matthew Malmgren of Canton, Erik Malmgren of Tucson, AZ and Cassandra (Aaron) Taraboletti of Peoria, two great-grandchildren; Rhiannon and Thorin Isaiah, one sister; Muriel Anderson of WA, two special friends; Joyce Cook and Marilyn Grubor and a family friend; Carl (Linda) Walter. She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother; Wilton Stansbury. She was a beautician during WWII. She was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church of Canton and its sewing circle. She was a fifty year member of the American Legion Auxiliary and the Eastern Star Lodge. Services will be Monday, Feb. 2nd at 11:00 am at the Trinity Lutheran Church with Rev. Maureen Stein officiating. Visitation will be Sunday Feb. 1st from 4-6 pm at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home, Canton. Memorials may be made to her church.

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Gertrude Roudebush

Gertrude Roudebush, 91 of 625 E. Monroe St. Cuba, IL, died at 10:50 am Tuesday, February 14th at the Clayberg Nursing Home in Cuba. Born April 26, 1914 in Adrian, IL. to Ernest and Mona (Barnard) Lehman, she married Glen Roudebush June 5, 1933. He died in 1999. Also preceding her in death were two sons; Glen Jr. and Jim and one brother Oliver Lehman. Surviving are one son; Gary of Canton, two daughters; Janet Stein of Canton and Sharon Churchill of Pekin, 13 grandchildren, including Nicole Kelly, who was her caretaker, 26 great-grandchildren and 1 great great-grandchild. She was a member of the First Christian Church in Canton and graduated from Canton High School. Services will be 12:00 pm (noon) Saturday, February 18th at the Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home with the Rev. Matthew Keith officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery in Canton. Memorial’s maybe made to the American Heart Association or the American Society of Nephrology.

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Mildred Keiken

Mildred Keiken, 95, of Farmington passed away Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2006 at 6:20 am at Farmington Country Manor. Born Jan. 31, 1911 in Farmington to Domenico and Madalema (Bertotti) Perardi, she married Joseph C. Keiken on June 5, 1933 in California. He died June 12, 2000. Surviving are two nieces; Sharron Owen of Washington, D.C. and Carolyn Higgs of Dunlap, three nephews; John Perardi of Trivoli and William and Richard Perardi both of Farmington and one brother-in-law; Louis Princis of Joliet. Preceding her in death were her parents and five brothers; Frank, John, Clifford, Robert and Albert Perardi. Services will be Friday, Feb. 17th at 11:00 am at Anderson-Sedgwick Funeral Home, Farmington with Pastor Jim Reed officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior. Burial will be at Oak Ridge Cemetery, Farmington. Memorials may be made to the Farmington Rescue Squad.

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Van E. Chaney

Van E. Chaney, 61 of 628 N. Third Ave, Canton passed away at 4:48 am on Feb. 12, 2006 at Graham Hospital, Canton. Born May 27, 1944 in Banner to Oscar Bryan and Hazel (Oldham) Chaney, he married Judith Lillie on May 24, 2002 in Canton. She survives. Also surviving are two sons; Bryan Chaney of Florida and Van E. Chaney II of Bushnell, one daughter; Vanessa (Bill) Anderson of Bushnell, three step-sons; Ed, Craig and Jay Monette, one step-daughter; Courtney Monette, eighteen grandchildren, one brother; Virgil E. Chaney of Canton and one sister; Vivian E. Foster of Canton. Preceding him in death were his parents and one sister; Verla Ford. He worked for Easley Mechanical Services in Canton for the last fifteen years. He was a forty year member of the Canton Loyal Order of the Moose #784. Cremation rites have been accorded. Burial of ashes will be Sunday, Feb. 19th at 1:00 pm at Banner Cemetery, Banner. Memorials may be made to his family % Mid America National Bank of Canton

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Vivian DeOnne Hopp

Vivian DeOnne Hopp, 90 of 900 N. Cooper St. Peoria, formerly of Lewistown passed away at 12:20 am on Feb. 12, 2006 at Methodist Medical Center, Peoria. Born July 26, 1915 at Duck Island Farms, Lewistown, to Clyde J. and Verda B. (Weaver) Routson, she married Frank J. Hopp on Sept. 2, 1932 in Quincy, IL. He died Feb. 9, 1975. Surviving are one son; A. Conrade (Wanda) Hopp of Peoria, four grandchildren; Conrade E. (Rose) Hopp of Sugar Hill, GA, Lisa D. Hopp and Karl W. Hopp both of Peoria and Steven J. Hopp of Seattle, WA, and two great-grandchildren; Ryan W. and Zachery J. Hopp. Also preceding her in death were her parents, one grandson; Brian K. Hopp and one brother; Chester E. Routson. She was an administrative secretary and bookkeeper for the Lewistown Grade School District #141, retiring in 1980. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Lewistown and the Spoon River Professional Women’s Club.
Graveside services will be Thursday, Feb. 16th at 2:00 pm at White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton. Rev. Danie deBeer will officiate. Visitation will be from 12 to 1:45 pm at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home, Canton. Memorials may be made to her church.

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Frances E. Hedden

Frances E. Hedden, 88, of Farmington passed away on Friday, Feb. 10, 2006 at 7:30 am at Farmington Country Manor, Farmington. Born March 18, 1917 in Marietta to Charles and Ruth Ann (Smith) Moon, she married Kenneth E. Hedden on Jan. 20, 1940 in Jefferson City, MO. He died Aug. 17, 2005. Surviving are one daughter; Chris (Cliff) Moore of Farmington, three grandchildren; Cara Ford of Canton, Charles (Coleen) Moore of East Peoria and George Moore of Peoria, two great-grandchildren and one brother; Mark (Dona) Moon of Abingdon. Preceding her in death were her parents, two brothers; Demming and Eldon Moon and two sisters; Cordia Foutch and Edna Ackley. She worked at the Blue Bell Globe Overall Factory in Abingdon for five years. She was a member of the Farmington United Methodist Church and its United Methodist Women. Services will be Monday, Feb. 13th at 11:00 am at Farmington United Methodist Church with Rev. Joe Richard officiating. Visitation will be Sunday, Feb. 12th from 5-7 pm at Anderson-Sedgwick Funeral Home, Farmington. Burial will be at Oak Ridge Cemetery, Farmington. Memorials may be made to the Farmington Public Library or the Farmington United Methodist Women.

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Mary Belle Corbitt

Mary Belle Corbitt, 94, of 129 S. First, Canton passed away at 11:24 pm on Thursday, Feb. 9, 2006 at Sunset Manor, Canton. Born Sept. 30, 1911 in Canton to Charles and Betty (Malmgren) Palmer, she married Herschel “Bud” Corbitt on July 25, 1936 in Canton. He died Dec. 10, 1977. Surviving are one son; James (Carole) Corbitt of Ocala, FL, one granddaughter, Mari Mason of Canton, two great-granddaughters, Rylie and Allyx Mason of Canton and one sister, Kathryn Hogan of Ann Arbor, MI. Also preceding her in death were one grandson, Martin J. Corbitt and two brothers, Lawrence and Ernest Palmer. She was an Executive Secretary for the American Red Cross for fifteen years. She was a lifetime member of the Trinity Lutheran Church of Canton and its Dorcas Circle. She was a charter member of the Sigma Phi Gamma Society and was a volunteer for the American Red Cross and Meals on Wheels. Services will be on Tuesday, Feb. 14th at 11:00 am at the Trinity Lutheran Church, Canton with visitation one hour prior. Rev. Maureen Stein will officiate. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery, Canton. Memorials may be made to her church.
Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home handled the arrangements.

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