Du Quoin Obituaries

  • Jane Kimmel Colten
    Jane Kimmel Colten, a native of Du Quoin, passed away peacefully among family members on Nov. 12, 2013 in Frankfort, Kentucky.Born in Du Quoin, Illinois in 1923 to Roberta Pyatt Kimmel and Maurice Edward Kimmel, she grew up with her sibling, Joe Robert Kimmel, and attended school in Du Quoin, before graduating from DePauw University […]
  • Floyd E. Dehne
    Floyd E. Dehne, age 86, of Pinckneyville, Ill., passed away on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 at 2:40 p.m. in Pinckneyville Health Care, Pinckneyville, Ill.Floyd was born on Sept. 2, 1927, in Road District #52 in Perry County, Ill., a son to Charles Dehne and Katherine (Krupp) Dehne. On Sept. 20, 1945, he was married to […]
  • James Edward Kiehn
    James Edward Kiehn, age 67, of Du Quoin, Ill., passed away on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013 at 6:48 a.m. in his home.Jim was born on Aug. 2, 1946 in Pinckeyville, Ill., a son to Arthur Joseph and Mary Irene (Johnson) Kiehn. On Dec. 30, 2005, he married Judith Ann Fitzpatrick in Panama City, Fla. and […]
  • Maria Eaton
    Maria Eaton
    Maria Eaton, age 88, of Du Quoin, Ill., passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. at her daughter’s home.Maria was born on June 14, 1925 in Du Quoin, Ill., a daughter to Rocco and Josephine (Graft) Polito. She was the first-born American citizen in her family. On June 4, 1948, she married […]
  • Percy Pavloff
    Percy Pavloff, 80, of Du Quoin, passed away at 12:12 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013 at the Parkway Manor in Marion.Percy had been the senior pastor at the Christian Fellowship Church in Du Quoin since 1983. He was the pastor and member of the Christian Fellowship Church in Du Quoin. He was a U.S. Navy […]
  • Frances V. McLuckie
    Frances V. McLuckie, 93, of Du Quoin, passed away at 7:00 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 at the Memorial Hospital of Carbondale.Frances had worked as a secretary for 46 years working at the Du Quoin Coca-Cola plant and Du Quoin State Fair. She had also worked as an administrative secretary at Southern Illinois University, College […]
  • William E. Varnum
    Mr. William E. “Bill” Varnum, of Nashville, Ill., departed this life at Friendship Manor Healthcare Center in Nashville, on Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013 at 2:55 a.m. He had attained the age of 82 years and 28 days.Mr. Varnum was born on Nov. 12, 1930 at St. John, Ill. the son of Clifford and Elizabeth (Davison) […]
  • JoAnn Waltemate
    JoAnn Waltemate, 77, of Du Quoin, passed away at 10:21 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 at the Marshall Browning Hospital in Du Quoin.JoAnn was a homemaker. She was of Baptist faith.She was born June 18, 1936 at Du Quoin, Ill. the daughter of Earl and Florence (Stevens) Killingsworth.She married Larry Joe Waltemate on March 29, […]
  • Richard D. Barnes Sr.
    Richard D. Barnes Sr., 57, of Du Quoin, passed away at 3:20 p.m. Monday, Nov. 4, 2013 at his residence.Richard had been a Head Sawer in the lumber business.He was born July 15, 1956 at Granite City, Ill. the son of William Edward and Elizabeth Maude (Prater) Barnes.He is survived by children-Rick Barnes and Molly […]