Rudy J. Richter

BREESE — Rudy J. Richter, 90, of Breese, died Saturday, February 21, 2015, at Breese Nursing Home. Funeral Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, February 24, 2015, at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Breese, with Fr. Chuck Tuttle and Deacon Bob Lippert officiating. Interment will follow in St. Dominic St.

Carolyn S. Jett

SANDOVAL — Carolyn S. Jett, 63, of Sandoval, died on Friday, February 20, 2015 at her home. She was born on March 31, 1951 the daughter of Henry and Fern Eileen (Rippy) DeWeese in Centralia. She married Donnie Jett on May 14, 1979 at Bethel Baptist Church in Odin. Survivors include her husband, Donnie Jett;

William H. Holthaus

BREESE — William H. Holthaus, 86, of Breese, died Sunday, February 15, 2015, at Missouri Baptist Medical Center in St. Louis, Mo. Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, February 21, 2015, at St. Dominic Catholic Church in Breese, with Fr. Patrick Peter officiating. Interment will follow in St. Dominic/St.

Rosalie Marie Law

PATOKA — Rosalie Marie Law, 87, Patoka, died Friday, February 13, 2015 at Fayette County Hospital in Vandalia. She was born on May 18, 1927 the daughter of Walter and Mary (Spinnie) Bumann in Sparta. She married Harold Law on January 9, 1942 in Chester. He preceded her in death in 1996. Survivors include daughter

Linda Madison

CENTRALIA — Linda J. Madison, 68, of Centralia, passed away at 7:55 p.m. on Sunday, February 15, 2015 at Centralia Manor in Centralia. She was born on October 26, 1946 in Alton, the daughter of Donald and Frances Hand. Linda married David R. Madison on July 1, 1967 in Alton. He preceded her in death

Dennis Wilkes

SANDOVAL — Dennis Leon Wilkes, 51, of Sandoval, and formerly of Odin, passed away Saturday, February 14, 2015, in Sandoval. He was born on April 7, 1963 in St. Louis, Missouri, the son of Sterling W. and  Alice (Vaughn) Wilkes. He married Vickie White, and she preceded him in death on December 26, 2005. Mr.Wilkes

Billye Jean Crane

ODIN — Billye Jean Crane, 90, of Odin, passed away at 3:47 a.m. Thursday, February 12, 2015 at St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital in Centralia. She was born on February 2, 1925 in Crosbyton, Texas, the daughter of Nadine Wheeler. She married Bobby Crane and he preceded her in death. Mrs. Crane is survived by

Evelyn C. Drees

TRENTON — Evelyn C. Drees, 88, of Trenton, died Monday, February 9, 2015, at her residence. Funeral Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, February 13, 2015, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Trenton, with Fr. Joseph Rascher officiating. Interment will follow in St. Mary Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9

Harold Allen Farthing

ODIN — Harold Allen Farthing, 77, of Odin, passed away on Sunday, February 8, 2015 at Gulf Coast Medical Center in Fort Myers, Fla. He was born on October 17, 1937 in Odin, the son of William Oscar and Mildred (Shanafelt) Farthing. Harold married Shirley Jean (Purvis) Farthing on October 19, 1957 in Odin. Mr.

Celestine "Stine" Niebur

BREESE — Celestine E. “Stine” Niebur, 78, of Breese, died Monday, January 26, 2015 at Gulfside Center for Hospice at Heather Hill, New Port Richey, Fla. Memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, February 14, 2015 at St. Dominic Catholic Church in Breese with Fr. Patrick Peter officiating. Private family inunrnment will follow