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Illinois Obituary and Death Notice Archive - Page 1269

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Date: Monday, 7 August 2017, at 11:35 p.m.

Lyman L. Fisher, Sr.
June 13, 2007
Lyman L. Fisher, Sr., age 83, of rural Lawrenceville, IL passed away on Wednesday, June 13, 2007 at his residence. He was born March 31, 1924, in Russell Township, the son of Willard and Martha (Timms) Fisher. He married Anna Smith on May 16, 1942 and she preceded him in death on January 31, 2007.

He is survived by four sons, Dave Fisher and wife Cindy, Will Fisher and wife Janice, Lyman Fisher, Jr. and wife Jeanette all of Vincennes, IN, and Michael Fisher and wife Susan of rural Lawrenceville; three daughters Patricia Newman of Cyress, TX, Yvonne Motteler of Newburgh, IN, and Tammy Miller of Lawrenceville, IL; two brothers Roy Fisher and Thomas Fisher of Vincennes, IN; and one sister Mary Jane Brown of Benton, KY; 20 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.

Mr. Fisher was a self-employed truck driver for 30+ years and belonged to the Teamsters Local 142. He was a member of the Rising Sun Church. He was also a member of the Lawrenceville Elks, the Harmony Society, and the FOP.

The funeral will be on Saturday at 11:00 AM at the Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home. Visitation will be on Friday evening from 5 to 8 PM at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Memorial Park Cemetery in Vincennes, IN.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Good Samaritan Hospice or to the Lawrence County Home Health through the funeral home.

Mary Patricia "Patty" Stallard
June 12, 2007
Mary Patricia "Patty" Stallard, age 60, of rural Lawrenceville passed away at 2:28 PM on June 12, 2007 at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, IN. Born December 20, 1946, she was the daughter of Hurshel Jeff and Goldie Pairilee (Medlin) Shelton. She married Danny Stallard on June 6, 1964 and he survives.

Also surviving are two sons Brian Keith Stallard and David Duane Stallard, both of Lawrenceville, IL; four brothers Lloyd Shelton of Flat Rock, IL, Ed Shelton of Santa Claus, IN, Louis Shelton of Lawrenceville, IL, Terry Shelton of Petrolia, IL; seven sisters Maxine Shelton of Sumner, IL, Wanda Belcher of Hammond, IN, Barbara Darnold of Lawrenceville, IL, Wilma Schroyer of rural Flat Rock, IL, Sharon Weiss of Sumner, IL, Linda Redell of Hammond, IN, Debbie Blockland of Hammond, IN, and one grandchild.

Patty was employed at the United Methodist Village in Lawrenceville as a Unit Assistant. She was a member of the Pinkstaff United Methodist Church.

A graveside service will be held on Friday at 11:00 AM at the Pollard Cemetery with burial at the Pollard Cemetery. There will be no visitation.

Lester B. Kirk
June 11, 2007
Lester B. Kirk, age 93, of Lawrenceville, IL passed away on Monday, June 11, 2007 at the Good Samaritan Hospital. He was born April 18, 1914 in Vincennes, IN, the son of George and Minnie (Buzan) Kirk. He married Mary Catherine Tolson on April 6, 1952 and she preceded him in death January 19, 2004.

He is survived by one sister, Marian Bonhomme of Houston, TX and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, three sisters and four brothers.

Mr. Kirk was a lifelong resident of the Lawrenceville/Vincennes area. He attended the Free Methodist Church in Lawrenceville and retired from the Vincennes Sun-Commercial where he was the circulation manager. He was a member of the Moose and a member and past president of the Elks.

The funeral will be held on Thursday June 14, 2007 at 10:30 AM at the Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home in Lawrenceville. Visitation will be on Wednesday evening from 5 to 7 PM with an Elks Memorial Service to be performed at 7:00 PM at the funeral home.

Burial will be in the Lawrenceville City Cemetery.

Marian Sue Clevy
June 10, 2007
Marian Sue Clevy, age 68, of Sumner, IL passed away June 10, 2007 at the Bridgepoint Health Campus in Vincennes, IN. Born September 6, 1938, in Vincennes, IN she was the daughter of Alvin and Frances (Williams) McKee. She married Jim Clevy and he preceded her in death in March of 2000.

She is survived by three sons, Jimmy Clevy, Jr. and David Joe Clevy of Sumner and Jeffery Alvin Clevy of Francisco, IN; one daughter Patricia Jean Lugo of Virginia Beach, VA; one sister Frances Earlene Bowers of Palmyra IN; 11 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and two brothers.

She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Latter Day Saints and the Free Methodist Church in Sumner, IL.

The funeral will be on Wednesday, June 13, 2007 at 11:00 AM at the Sivert-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home in Sumner, IL. Friends may call from 10:00 AM until the hour of service at 11:00 AM. Visitation will be on Tuesday evening from 5 to 8 PM at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Sumner City Cemetery.

William E. Jerrell
June 7, 2007
William E. Jerrell, 82, of Bridgeport, IL passed away at 8:07 AM on June 7, 2007 at the Lawrence County Memorial Hospital in Lawrenceville. Born May 23, 1925 in Lawrence County, he was the son of Moses Harrison and Rebecca (Hobbs) Jerrell. He married Alice M. Cessna on July 11, 1942 and she passed away March 12, 1999.

William is survived by one son Steven R. Jerrell of Altamont Springs, FL; two daughters Peggy Deloriea of Lawrenceville and Patty Stevenson of Bridgeport; one brother Carl Jerrell of Arizona; one sister Thelma Preston of Lawrenceville; 7 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, 5 step-great-grandchildren, and 2 great-great-granchildren. A special friend Clara Mathis of Sumner, IL also survives.

He was preceded in death by both parents, his wife, one son, five brothers, and one sister.

William was a member of the Church of God of Prophecy in Lawrenceville and he was a laborer for Marathon. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII.

The funeral will be on Monday at 10:00 AM at the Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home in Lawrenceville, IL. Visitation will be Sunday evening from 5 to 7 PM at the funeral home.

Burial will be in the Petty Cemetery.

Virginia M. Fiscus
June 7, 2007
Virginia M. Fiscus, 86, of Sumner, IL passed away on June 7, 2007 at the Lawrence County Memorial Hospital in Lawrenceville, IL. Born November 15, 1920 in Lawrenceville, IL she was the daughter of Corrie and Nellie (Henry) Wright. She married Vachel E. Fiscus on June 16, 1938 and he preceded her in death in 2005.

She is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Harold and Diana Fiscus of Sumner, IL one daughter and son-in-law Anita and Jack Couts of Evansville, IN, one sister Dorothy Wells of Sumner, IL, five grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by both parents and her husband.

Virginia was a member of the Beulah United Methodist Church. She was a homemaker and a school bus driver.

The funeral will be Monday afternoon at 1:00 PM at the Sivert-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home in Sumner, IL. Visitation will be Sunday evening from 6 to 8 PM at the funeral home.

Burial will be in the Sumner City Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Beulah United Methodist Church, Sumner, IL or the Sign of The Kingdom.

Carl R. Litherland
June 2, 2007
Carl R. Litherland, age 88, of Lawrenceville passed away on June 2, 2007 at the Lawrence Community Health Care Center in Bridgeport. Born May 13, 1918 in Lawrence County, he was the son of Victor and Alpha (Routien) Litherland. He married Anna McKeighan and she died February 1, 1996.

He is survived by two sons Carl Victor (Priscilla) Litherland of Merrillville, IN and Walker Litherland of Arizona, four daughters, Ruth (Gary) Harris, Mary Penick both of Lawrenceville, Loretta (Greg) Brown of Gary, IN, and Lucy Holstein of Pleasant Prairie, WI, as well as 11 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, one daughter Beverly Litherland, one grandchild, three brothers and three sisters.

Carl was a member of the Trimble Bible Church in Robinson, IL. He worked as a welder and electrician at the Gary Steel Mills for years. He also worked for CIPS and farmed in Flat Rock for 20 years.

The funeral will be Wednesday at 10:00 AM at the Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home in Lawrenceville. Visitation will be on Tuesday from 5 to 7 PM at the funeral home.

Burial will be in the May Chapel Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to the Trimble Bible Church.

Lucas E. Gosnell
June 1, 2007
Lucas E. Gosnell, age 27, of Lawrenceville passed away June 1, 2007 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, IN. Born November 20, 1979, he was the son of Edward and Sherry (Ferguson) Gosnell of Lawrenceville. He married Jessi Remster on March 17, 2007.

He is survived by his wife, Jessi, three sons Tyson, Lucas and Waylon Gosnell, his father Ed Gosnell, one brother and sister-in-law Cody and Jessica Gosnell, one sister and brother-in-law Mia and Shaun Wilson, maternal grandmother Jean Gosnell, two nieces Maddie and Olivia all of Lawrenceville.

He was preceded in death by his mother Sherry, paternal grandparents Bill and Evelyn Gosnell, and maternal grandfather Robert Ferguson.

Lucas was a member of the Highway Church of God. He was an independent contractor. Luke enjoyed spending time with his children and was an avid Colts fan who also enjoyed fishing.

The funeral will be Tuesday at 2:00 PM at the Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home. Visitation will be Monday from 5 to 7 PM at the funeral home.

Burial will be in the Lawrenceville City Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to Luke's children through the funeral home.

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