• Obituaries

    Obit: Paul D. Forehand

    by  • August 31, 2014 • Obituaries

    PATOKA — Paul D. Forehand, 85, of Patoka passed away Sunday, August 31, 2014, at Odin Health Care Center. He was born the son of Clarence and Florence (Gillett) Forehand on September 12, 1928 in Patoka. In 1979, he married Mila Cain in Vandalia. She survives in Patoka. Other survivors include two step-sons Mike...

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    Obit: Edna Caraker

    by  • August 27, 2014 • Obituaries

    CENTRALIA — Edna Marie Caraker, 90, of Centralia, passed away at 5:20 p.m. Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at the Centralia Manor in Centralia. She was born December 3, 1923 in her home in Centralia, the daughter of Frank William and Rose Marie (Lolling) Hanseman. She married Donald Caraker on December 5, 1950 at the...

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    Obit: David Charles Cottone

    by  • August 26, 2014 • Obituaries

    CENTRALIA — David Charles Cottone, 63, of Centralia, passed away at 12:09 p.m. Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in Saint Louis, Mo. He was born on May 22, 1951 in Anna, the son of Eddie, Sr. and Stella (Foster) Cottone. He married Judy Ring on August 6, 1983 in Centralia, and she...

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    Death notice: Michael Daiber

    by  • August 25, 2014 • Obituaries

    BREESE — Michael S. Daiber, 39, of Breese, died Sunday, August 24, 2014, at his residence. Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. Wednesday, at Moss Funeral Home in Breese. Funeral Services will be at 8 pm. Wednesday, at Moss Funeral Home in Breese. Memorials may be made to the family and will...

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    Obit: Debra Lee Watson

    by  • August 22, 2014 • Obituaries

    CENTRALIA — Debra Lee “Debbie” Watson, age 56, of Centralia, entered heaven at 11:35 p.m. Wednesday, August 20, 2014,  at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in Saint Louis, Missouri. She was born in Hillcrest, October 16, 1957, the daughter of Donald Gene and Anna Belle (Christian) Slusher, She married Jerry Michael “Mike” Watson on October 30, 1977...

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    Obit: Bertha Louise Knapp

    by  • August 15, 2014 • Obituaries

    CENTRALIA — Bertha Louise Knapp, 74, of Centralia, passed away at 7:15 a.m. Friday, August 15, 2014 at Good Samaritan Regional Health Center in Mount Vernon. She was born on October 17, 1939 in Centralia, the daughter of Leo and Louise “Toots” (Williams) Jolliff. Mrs. Knapp is survived by her daughter Connie Ivers of...

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