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Virgil F. “Bill” Wittler

Wittler, Virgil Bill

Virgil F. "Bill" Wittler, formerly of 1421 No. 13th, Quincy, IL died Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 1:40 am in the Whitehall Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Whitehall, Illinois. He was born January 30, 1926 in Quincy, Illinois the son of Edwin and Mary Tweedell Wittler. On December 7, 1946 he married Anne Landrum in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She passed away in 1967. On October 2, 1982 he married Eva Mitchell in Quincy, Illinois. She … [Read more...]

Carol J. Dierker

Dierker, Carol

Carol J. Dierker, formerly of 1201 S. 56th Street, died on Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 6:30 am in Good Samaritan Home. She was born on October 22, 1934 in Washington, Illinois the daughter of Emery K. and Catherine Stormer Bennett. On November 27, 1971 she married Donald J. Dierker in Quincy. He preceded her in death on February 3, 2009. She was a 1953 graduate of Quincy High School.  An avid Born Again Christian, Mrs. Dierker was a … [Read more...]

Dora “Dody” Rodefeld

Rodefeld, Dora

Dora E. 'Dody' Rodefeld, age 103, of 4221 Maine (Bickford Cottage), formerly of 619 No. 25th, died Friday, October 26, 2012, at 7:05 am in Bickford Cottage. Dody was born January 10, 1909 in Canton, Missouri, the daughter of David and Dora Hetzler Honaker. She married Carl F. Rodefeld on August 12, 1950 in Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Quincy. He preceded her in death May 8, 1999. Dody was a 1927 graduate of Quincy High School and a … [Read more...]

Charles E. “Chuck” Edgar

Chuck Edgar

Charles E. "Chuck" Edgar , age 74, of 2011 E. 2200th St., Camp Point, IL, died October 23, 2012, at 9:27 am in Blessing Hospital. Chuck was born July 21, 1938 in Cuba, Missouri, the son of Isaac and Ella Bland Edgar. He married Jacqueline Ann Greer on August 26, 1977 in Quincy, IL. She survives. Chuck proudly served in the U.S. Navy from November, 1955 - June 1959, at the U.S. Naval Hospital in Jacksonville, FL. In his younger years he ran … [Read more...]

Jack A. Arp

Arp, Jack

Jack A. Arp, age 85, of 1435 Ohio, Quincy, died on Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 12:45 a.m. in Good Samaritan Home. He was born January 21, 1927 in Quincy, Illinois, the son of William E. and Viola Julia Heilwagon Arp. Mr. Arp was a graduate of QHS and served in the U.S. Merchant Marines and U.S. Army. He was a former partner of William Arp Company. Mr. Arp was a life member of South Side Boat Club and was a former member of Carpenters … [Read more...]

David Egerton

Egerton, David

David Kent Egerton, age 63, of 4005 Maine, died October 19, 2012, at 11:35 p.m. in Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. David was born on June 21, 1949 in Hannibal, MO, the son of Gerald L. and Audrey P. Schultz Egerton. David worked at Transitions workshop and school. He was a member of Boy Scout Troop 225, and he had been involved in Special Olympics. David was an avid fan of NASCAR and Dale Earnhardt, both Senior and Junior. He was also … [Read more...]