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You can hear obituaries on Classic Hits 103.9 WLPO seven days a week.  In Memoriam runs at 6:40 and 9:40 weekday mornings and at 9:40 on weekend mornings. 

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40-year-old Ryan Kramarsic of Granville died unexpectedly in a snowmobile accident February 23rd in Iron County, Wisconsin.

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William Joseph White, age 60, of LaSalle, passed away, Sunday, February 23, 2020.

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72-year old Gary Smith of La Salle died on February 22 in Illinois Valley Community Hospital.

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85-year old Eleanor Mattern of Wenona died in Henry Healthcare.

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Thomas J. Wagner, 70, of La Salle, passed away peacefully on Sunday at Illinois Valley Community Hospital.

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Shari Ann Cook, 72, of Triumph, passed away Thursday, February 20, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

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Lorence G. Davis, 64, of Ottawa, passed away Thursday, February 20, at OSF St. Anthony Medical Center in Rockford. 

70-year-old Deborah (Sobin) Edwards of Buena Park, California, formerly of Spring Valley died February 10th.

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Elaine A. (Slomian) Zimmer, age 82, of LaSalle, passed away Wednesday, at Heritage Health Care Center in Peru.  Private graveside services will be held in St. Hyacinth’s Cemetery, LaSalle.  Arrangements have been entrusted to the Mueller-Pagani Funeral Home, LaSalle.

65-year-old Richard Chandler of Peru died Wednesday in his home.

Harriet Roberts, 101, of Mankato, Minnesota passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 15, after a brief stay at Pathstone Assisted Living in Mankato, Minnesota.

John B. Oberholz, 92, of Peru, passed away at home on February 16.

Karen Jean Burkart, 79, of Peru, passed away at home February 16. A Mass of Christian burial will be 11:00 AM Wednesday at St. Joseph’s Church in Peru. Burial will be in St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Webster Park, Spring Valley. Visitation will be in the church on Wednesday from 9:00 AM until tim…

Paul O. Philippe, 99, of Malden, passed away on Sunday, February 16, at his home. Private graveside services will be held  at a later date in the Elm Lawn Memorial Park, with  Miliatary Honors will by the Princeton Veterans Memorial Group . Arrangements are through the Fiocchi-Jensen Funeral…

77-year-old Henry "Butch" Valero of Oglesby died Saturday unexpectedly at IVCH in Peru.

84-year old Raymond Schallhorn of LaMoille died Saturday, February 15 at Heritage Healthcare Center in Mendota.

97-year old Lillian Fitzpatrick of Spring Valley died February 14 in her home.  

Gayle P. (Haywood) Revels, 79, of Peru, passed away Wednesday, at Heartland Healthcare Center in Henry.

Margaret M. Busgen, 87, of Bolingbrook, formerly of Cedar Point, Lisle and Downers Grove, passed away Monday, February 10, at Meadowbrook Manor in Bolingbrook.

Norman Penoyer, 81, of Ottawa passed away Thursday night, February 13, at the Parker Nursing Home in Streator.

89-year old Betty Brue of Ottawa, died Wednesday, February 12 at the Ottawa Pavilion.

63-year Ralph Nikischer of Marseilles died Thursday, February 13 at his home.

90-year-old Shirley Olszewski of Peru died Tuesday at IVCH in Peru.

Lowell Orrin Ostrem, 90, of Ottawa passed away Monday, at LaSalle Veterans’ Home in LaSalle.

83-year-old Colleen "Suzie" Wolfe of La Salle died Sunday at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru. 

92-year-old Jane Kolowski of Oglesby died February 7th at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.

71-year old James “Jimmy” Lucas of La Salle died in his home Friday, February 7.

95-year old Willis Allen of Ottawa died Friday, February 7 at the Ottawa Pavilion.

67-year old Susan Billhorn of Spring Valley died Thursday, February 6 in OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria after a short battle with cancer.

93-year-old Arlene Mertel of Oglesby died Wednesday at Heritage Healthcare Center in Peru.

82-year-old Weldon "Oggie" Oetken of rural Marseilles died Wednesday at his home.

64-year-old Sharon Cress-Bennett of Granville died Thursday at Heritage Health Care in Peru.

90-year-old Patricia Flahaven of Wenona died Sunday in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

85-year-old Harold Dzierzynski Sr. of Spring Valley died Sunday at his home.

61-year-old Elizabeth "Beth" Harris of Peru died Saturday in Manor Court of Peru.

Anita L. Glatz, age 70, of Peru. Passed away Friday in her home.

Linda G. Does, 68, of Tonica, died Friday at Manor Court in Peru.  

Al S. Ablett, 89, of rural Granville, formerly of Peru, passed away, Thursday at OSF St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria.

77-year-old Judy Mount of Princeton died January 18.

58-year-old Robert Weistart of La Salle died Tuesday at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.

90-year-old Lorraine Kasperski of Oglesby died January 26th at Aperion Care in Spring Valley.

97-year-old Dorothy Murphy of Peru died Monday at Heritage Health Care Center in Peru.

94-year-old Bernice Brue of Ottawa died Saturday at the La Salle County Nursing Home.

Daniel E. Reichen, 84, of Utica died January 26 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru. Mass of Christian burial will be at 10:00 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Utica with the Reverend Mike Driscoll officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery in Utica. Visitatio…

83-year old Edith Metcalfe of Oglesby, died Friday, January 24 at St. Margaret's Hospital in Spring Valley.

Leroy Montgomery, 79, of Toloca died peacefully in his home Thursday, January 23, of natural causes.

Barbara J. Griffith, age 84, of Peru passed away Thursday, January 23, at Heritage Health Care of Peru. Funeral services will be at 11 Tuesday, January 28, at St. John's Lutheran Church in Peru. Burial will be in Peru City Cemetery.

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