Wood River Obituaries

Wood River Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Wood River, IL

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  • 4 hrs ago | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    John Allen Laslie Jr

    John Allen Laslie Jr, 70, of Brighton passed away at 2:53 am on Sat Aug 19, 2017 at Passavant Hospital in Jacksonville, IL. He was born on Dec 30, 1946 in Alton, IL to John A & Della May Laslie..He married Tamara R Laslie on April 3, 1993 in Wood River, IL.

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  • Wednesday Aug 16 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Gerald Beers

    Gerald Beers, 84, peacefully left us to meet his Lord in the early morning hours of Wednesday August 16, 2017 at his home in Rosewood Heights.Born on July 31, 1933 in Alton, he was the fifth and last son of Wintha and Leona Beers. Jerry went to Rufus Easton Elementary School in Alton and graduated from East Alton-Wood River High School in 1952 when his family moved to Hartford.Jerry worked at Colonial Dairy while he was in high school making ice cream, butter and cottage cheese.

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  • Tuesday Aug 15 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Peggy A. Balsters

    Peggy A. Balsters, age 83, went to be with the Lord at 11:15 am on Saturday, August 12, 2017 at Meridian Village in Glen Carbon, IL.She was born December 6, 1933, in Wood River, the daughter of the late Leslie Earl and Laura Sawyer.She married Harold W. Balsters on April 18, 1953 in Wood River. He passed away on November 15, 1999.Peggy was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Bethalto, ZONTA, the Madison County Extension Homemakers and Bethalto Woman's Club.

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  • Tuesday Aug 15 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Lana Sue Rhodes

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  • Monday Aug 14 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Linda Suellen Floyd

    Linda Suellen Floyd, 65 died at 6:32 a.m. on Sunday, August 13, 2017 at Integrity of Wood River. She was born January 5, 1952 in Fort Riley, Kansas the daughter of the late James H. and Margaret L. Troy.

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  • Friday Aug 11 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Randy Ray Stormer

    Randy Ray Stormer, 67, passed away at 7:55am on Thursday, August 10, 2017, at his residence. He was born on January 6, 1950, in Wood River, the son of Betty Stormer of Wood River and the late Ed Stormer.

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  • Wednesday Aug 9 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Jeffrey A. Newton

    On July 4, 1975, Jeff married his wife of 42 years, Elizabeth "Libby" Dalhaus at 1st United Methodist Church in Wood River. She survives.

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  • Tuesday Aug 8 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Jeffrey Louis 'Scooter' Wilkins, Jr.

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  • Monday Aug 7 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    JoAnn Eubanks

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  • Tuesday Aug 1 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Darlene Marie Lobmaster

    Darlene Marie Lobmaster, 83, passed away at 10:10 p.m. on Monday, July 31, 2017, at her home in Wood River.She was born November 5, 1933, in Alton, Illinois, the daughter of the late Herbert and Helen Rathgeb.Darlene married her first husband, Earl Fay. After he passed away, Darlene married Louis Lobmaster on June 10, 2001, in Wood River.

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  • Monday Jul 31 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Shelly Colleen Davidson

    Shelly Colleen Davidson, 58, of Wood River, IL, passed away at 5:57 p.m. Sun. July 30, 2017 at Alton Memorial Hospital in Alton, IL.

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  • Sunday Jul 30 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    James Roe

    He served in the U.S. Army from 1958-61 and then was employed as a forklift and tractor driver for the Olin Corporation for 39 years before retiring in 1994. Surviving also are a son, Tracy Roe of Alton; daughter, Michelle Johnson of East Alton; four grandchildren, Jessica, Lindsay, Ashley and Brandon Johnson; great grandson, Braxton Johnson; and sister, Mary Lou Campbell of Rosewood Heights.

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  • Sunday Jul 30 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Irene

    Irene Lois Bowen, 96, passed away 4:45 a.m., Saturday, July 29, 2017 at her daughter's residence, where she had been living since 2015, where her family had gathered by her side to wish her "God speed". A homemaker until her children were grown, Irene then worked for the Madison County Circuit Clerk's Office for 25 years before retiring.

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  • Thursday Jul 27 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Paul E. Osborne

    He had worked as a lineman for Illinois Bell Telephone for over 40 years before retiring in 2001.On November 19, 1960 in Alton, he married Carolyn "Kay" Winterberger. She survives.

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  • Sunday Jul 23 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Carol R. Marks

    Carol R. Marks, 80, graduated to her heavenly home at 5:08 am, Saturday, July 22, 2017 at her home. She was born August 14, 1936 , in Wood River IL, she was the daughter of the late Paul and Lucille Heathcott.She survived by a daughter, Paula Carach of Bunker Hill.

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  • Jul 17, 2017 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    John William 'Bill' Kirsch

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