Archives for September 2012

Randolph Kinnard

In Memorial

Randolph J. Kinnard, Age 56 passed away suddenly on September 25, 2012.  Randy was a US Army Veteran. Devoted father of Chad (Kari) Kinnard, Jeremy Kinnard, Michelle Cleaver and the late Bruce Lee Kinnard. Proud grandfather of Elle Kinnard and Chelsea Cleaver. Loving brother of Eileen  Kinnard, Mark Kinnard, Bonnie Anderson and the late Keith Kinnard, a firefighter who died in the line of duty. Dear uncle of Stephanie, Tara and Madelyn Yates. Randy is also survived by his former wife of 20 ...Continue reading


Hankie, our beloved 9 month old micro pig passed away suddenly on September 25, 2012. She will be greatly missed by her owners Debby & Trudy Donnellan and David Fisher. She is also survived by her pet companions, Fonzie, Sam, Lupe and The Spider.  Even though she was only in our lives for 1 day, she has made a lasting impact on us that we will always remember.  Hankie will be cremated and her ashes will be kept at home. ...Continue reading

Lorenza Lyles

In Memorial

Lorenza Lyles, passed away on September 24, 2012. Private cremation services to be held. ...Continue reading

Mary Jo Carson

In Memorial

Mary Jo Carson passed away on September 23, 2012. Private cremation services to be held.  A Memorial Service is being planned for a later date. ...Continue reading

From Lewis Family

Dave, your kindness has made all the difference.  Thank you for all your help. ...Continue reading

Shirley Rhue

In Memorial

Shirley Marie Rhue, passed away on September 19, 2012. US Navy Veteran. Private cremation services to be held. Military honors to be held on Thursday, September 27th, 10:30 am at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, 20953 Hoff Rd., Elwood, IL. ...Continue reading

Paddy Kelly

In Memorial

Patrick "Paddy" Kelly of Chicago passed away on September 15, 2012. Beloved brother of Mary Kelly. Private cremation services with burial of ashes to take place at Queen of Heaven Cemetery. ...Continue reading

Virginia Johansen

Virginia Lee “Jinx” Johansen, nee Hawkins, late of Wheaton, Illinois, passed away Wednesday, September 5, 2012, at Central DuPage Hospital, in Wheaton. Born in Hood River, Oregon, August 8, 1926, to the late Joseph Warren and Sylvia Ruth (nee Rosenberry) Hawkins; beloved wife of the late Chester Johansen; beloved wife of the late Jerome D. Pilarski; loving mother of Karalee L. (nee Pilarski) Hawkins and her husband, Steve  Newman; Patricia A. (nee Pilarski) and Thomas Coe Morgan; and Thomas J. ...Continue reading

William Downey

In Memorial

William H. Downey passed away on September 5, 2012. US Army Veteran, cherished husband of the late Geraldine, nee Runowski; devoted father of Susan (Henry) Zuwala and Eric Downey; proud grandfather of Anthony Rosa and Leah Zuwala; loving brother of Gloria, Patricia, Patrick, late Rose and the late Beverley. Everyone is asked to meet at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, 20953 Hoff Rd., Elwood on Monday at 1:15 p.m. for a 1:30 p.m. service. ...Continue reading

Lorrathon Lewis

Lewis, Lorrathon Devonne Born July 29, 1980 in Joliet to Glorya Lewis and Timothy Sanders. He departed this life on Sept. 2, 2012. Lorrathon is preceded in death by maternal and paternal grandparents; and cousin, Brandon Lewis. Lorrathon leaves to cherish his memories to his mother, Glorya Lewis; father, Timothy Sanders; stepfather, Eustice Evans; brothers, Timjuan, Eustice and Eutacius. One sister, Timwania Lewis, three nieces, Temeri, Rashawnda, Ashtin; three nephews, Duan, Kadrian, Jayden ...Continue reading