Funerals

Shirley Ann Stead – Visitation 12/20/22

Shirley Ann Stead, 86 of Viola, passed away quietly Saturday, December 17, 2022, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf, Iowa, succumbing to the dreadful effects of Alzheimer’s Disease. Visitation is 12 to 2 p.m., Tuesday, December 20, at…

Donovan L. Stineman – Graveside Services 12/28/22

Donavan L. Stineman, 76 of New Boston, IL died Friday, December 16, 2022 at home. Cremation has been accorded and graveside services are 11 a.m., Wednesday, December 28, at the New Boston Cemetery. There is no visitation. A memorial fund…

John K. Schmidt – Services 12/17/22

John K. Schmidt DDS, 78 of Sherrard, passed away on Saturday, December 10, 2022. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, December 17, at First Lutheran Church, 3117 175th Ave., Sherrard. Visitation will be from 10 to 11…

Blaine E. Shoemaker – Services 12/14/22

Blaine E. Shoemaker, beloved husband, father, brother, uncle, and grandfather, 85 of Oklahoma City, OK, died peacefully at home on Tuesday, December 6, 2022. Funeral Services will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, December 14, at the College Avenue Presbyterian Church in…

Patricia A. Stancliff – Services 12/14/22

Patricia A. Stancliff, 81 of Aledo, IL, died Friday, December 9, 2022 at OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home in Peoria. Services are 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, December 14, at Fippinger Funeral Home in Aledo. Burial will be in the Aledo…

Bernice R. Anderson – Private Services At A Later Date

Bernice R. Anderson, 95 of Geneseo, formerly of Woodhull, IL, passed away Wednesday, December 7, 2022 at Hillcrest Home in rural Geneseo. Cremation has been accorded and private services will be held at a later date. Memorials may be left…

C. Dean McCreight – Visitation 12/8/22

C. Dean McCreight, 87 of Aledo, died Saturday, December 3, 2022, at Mercer Manor, Aledo. Visitation will be held from 4 to 6 p.m., Thursday, December 8, at Speer Funeral Home, Aledo. Private family graveside services with Military Honors will…

Marna Jane Stewart – Services 12/5/22

Marna Jane Stewart, 86 of Keithsburg, Illinois, a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and sister, left this world on Wednesday, November 30, 2022 – gone too soon. Visitation is at Keithsburg First Christian Church from 10 to 11 a.m., Monday,…

Hollie Ann Doyle – Services 12/2/22

With her earnest prayer that God allows her to enter into his Kingdom, Hollie Ann Doyle, 53, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus on November 24, 2022. Hollie Ann Doyle, 53 of Aledo, died Thursday, November 24,…

William ‘Bill’ Brown – Visitation 12/1/22

William “Bill” Brown, 66 of New Boston, died Sunday, November 27, 2022, at his home. Visitation will be held 4 – 7 p.m., Thursday, December 1, at Speer Funeral Home, Aledo. Memorials may be made to the Brown family for…