Category Archives: Obituaries

Elaine Johnson

Elaine Johnson

Elaine I. Johnson, 84, of Bloomington, passed away at 6:16 a.m., Sunday, June 16, 2019 at her home.  She and her husband are together again. MORE

James Phillips

James W. Phillips, 95 of Bloomington, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington.MORE

Mary Schumacher

Mary Schumacher

Mary Schumacher, 94 of Normal, passed away at 7:15 a.m., Sunday, June 2, 2019 at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center in Normal.MORE

Corrine M. Foley

Corrine M. Foley

Corrine M. Foley, 81, of Bloomington, passed away at 11:25 p.m., Saturday, June 1, 2019 at her home.MORE

Elsie Marie Rebman

Elsie Marie Rebman

Elsie Marie Rebman, 87, of Normal, passed away at 5:49 p.m. on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at Heritage Health in Normal.MORE

Geraldine Boyle Becker

Geraldine Boyle Becker

Geraldine Boyle Becker, 83, of Bloomington, passed away at 4:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at the Loft Rehabilitation and Nursing Home, Normal.MORE

Donna Joyce Lindelof

Donna Joyce Lindelof

Donna Joyce Lindelof, 90, of the Bickford House in Bloomington, formerly of Sibley, passed away at 7:18 a.m., Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center in Normal. MORE

Shelia Ann Barker

Shelia Ann Barker

Shelia Ann Barker, 47, Colfax, died at 5:05 pm Thursday, May 23, 2019 at her residence, Colfax.MORE

Helen L. Fillipponi

Helen L. Fillipponi

Helen L. Fillipponi, 83, of Normal, passed away at 7:40 p.m., Friday, May 17, 2019 at Welbrook at Bloomington. MORE

Herbert Donald Bellot

Herbert Donald Bellot

Herbert Donald Bellot, 97, Fairbury, died at 8:05 pm Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at Good Samaritan Home, Pontiac.MORE

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No Neck and his Democratic buddies patted themselves on the back and told us how happy we should all be now that we have a “balanced” budget for the first time in years.

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Now that the spring legislative session is over, it’s amazing to reflect all that was completed: a balanced budget, legalized cannabis and a long-overdue infrastructure bill to fix our roads and bridges.