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. 

89-year-old Charles “Chuck” Corless of LaSalle, formerly of Oak Park, died Thursday, July 9, 2020 at the Illinois Veterans Home, LaSalle.

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    96-year old Doris Anderson, formerly of Ottawa, died Monday, July 6 at her home in Grimes, Iowa.

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Cherrill M. Lang, 85, of Spring Valley, died during the early morning hours of Friday at Richard L. Owens Hospice Home in Peoria.

Glenna D. Crosby, 80, of Ladd died Sunday night at St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.  

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John J. Corpus Jr., 64, of Bloomington, passed away May 15th at OSF St. Joseph’s Hospital, Bloomington. 

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   84-year old Joan Rutkowski of Peru died July 4 at Heritage Health in Peru.

   98-year old Merle Gascoyne of La Salle, formerly of Peru, died July 3 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital. He had resided in the La Salle Veterans Home for the past 5 years.

     75-year old Judith Thompson of Spring Valley died Wednesday, July 1 in OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

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   63-year old Wanda Fusinato of Spring Valley died Thursday, July 2 in her daughter's home in Crete.

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   66-year old Catherine J. “Cathy” Balzarini of Naperville died July 2 during heart surgery at Amita Health Mercy Medical Center in Aurora.

79-year-old Barbara Budach of Ottawa died Sunday at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

102-year old Viola Strout of Dimmick Township, died Saturday, June 27, in her home.

71-year old Sylvia Johnson of Cherry died Tuesday, June 23 in a house fire in Bureau Junction.

Richard T. Thompson, 63, of Peru, died Sunday in OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

Pamela J. Muilenburg, 61, of Peru, died on Tuesday at OSF in Peoria surrounded by her loved ones.

51-year-old Sharon Boles-Dodge of Spring Valley died June 2nd.

Florence Marie Pumo, 96, of DePue, died Monday at the Aperion Care Center in Spring Valley.

Marilyn (Mazurek) Woods, 73, of Chicago, formerly of Peru, passed away Thursday at St. Anthony’s Hospital, Chicago.

Aubert J. “Lem” Lemrise, age 92, of Peru, passed away Monday at his home surrounded by his loving family.

87-year old Joseph "Virgil" Cioni of LaSalle, passed away Friday, June 19th at Heartland Healthcare Center in Henry. 

78-year-old Michael Paglia of Hollowayville died Sunday at his home.

94-year old Clara Turigliatti of Peru died Friday, June 19 in Manor Court of Peru.

Julia Biagioni, 85, of Spring Valley, died Thursday afternoon at her home.

John R. Jagg, age 57, of La Salle, passed away at his home on Tuesday, surrounded by his family and friends.

82-year-old Joanne Rutgens of Cedar Point died Thursday, June 5th in her home.

85-year-old Rita Salz of Tonica died at home on June 14th.

88-year-old James "Jim" Sellmyer of Wenona died June 13 at Heritage Manor in Minonk.

74-year-old Paul Hess of Oglesby and St. Croix, V.I. died June 6th in Heritage Health of Peru.

102-year-old Louise Justi of Spring Valley, formerly of Manor Court of Peru died June 11th at St. Margaret's Hospital in Spring Valley.

82-year old Anita Gardner of Peru, formerly of Granville, died Friday, June 12 at St. Margaret's Hospital emergency room.

87-year old Nancy Uranich of Peru died Wednesday, June 10th in OSF St. Anthony's Medical Center in Rockford.

John S. Boe, age 87, of Ottawa, passed away on Wednesday afternoon at Aperion Care in Marseilles surrounded by his loving family.

Donald R. Gaston, 100, of Ottawa, passed away on Wednesday morning at OSF St. Elizabeth Medical Center.

Mary E. Denis, age 85 of Peru, died Tuesday in her home.

Justin Johnson, 34, of Ottawa, died unexpectedly on Saturday afternoon at OSF St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa. 

Anamae Bergandi, age 98, of Greenville, South Carolina and formally of Ladd, died Saturday at Poinsett Rehab and Healthcare Center in Greenville, South Carolina.

79-year-old Mary Haszler of Toluca died in her home on June 7th. 

84-year old Betty Ann Potthoff of Peru, died Friday, June 5 at Heritage Health Care Center in Peru.

95-year-old Betty Nelson of Peru, formerly of LaSalle, died Thursday at Manor Court of Peru.

Gary A. Puffpaff, age 48, of La Salle, died unexpectedly at home on Friday.

Shawna Rosenow, age 42, of La Salle and formerly of Buda, died unexpectedly in her home on Sunday.

66-year-old Matthew Koster of Ottawa died Monday, June 1st at his home.

51-year-old Sharon Boles-Dodge of Spring Valley died unexpectedly at her home on June 2nd.

71-year-old Paul Henson of Peru died in his home June 2nd after battling cancer.  

74-year-old John “Jack” Wlodarchak of La Salle died May 30  at St Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley.

Kirk Williams, 28, of Cherry, passed away Friday at his home, due to asthma related complications.

Robert W. Nixon, 91 a resident of the Illinois Veteran’s Home at LaSalle and formerly of Oglesby and Florida died at 12:40 p.m. May 27, 2020 in the Veteran’s Home.

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