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Janet O’Quinn

O'Quinn, Janet

Janet O'Quinn, age 83, of 3431 Hwy 96 South, Quincy died Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at 11:22 pm in Blessing Hospital. Janet was born December 17, 1928 in Lebanon, Tennessee, the daughter of Charles Edwin and Cordius King Gregory.  She married Arthur Moreland O'Quinn on June 1, 1951 in VanBuren, Arkansas.  He survives. Janet graduated from Waukegan High School in Waukegan, Illinois and the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville.  Janet had … [Read more...]

Connie M. Dierking


Connie M. Dierking , age 57, of 1436 Pheasant Run, died April 10, 2012, at 8:15 am in her home. Connie was born August 26, 1954 in Kirksville, Missouri, the daughter of Emmit and Edith Dorman Ray. She married Douglas Dierking on June 9, 1972 in Quincy, Illinois. He survives. Connie was an intelligent and creative woman who enjoyed painting, gardening, and landscaping. She was a member of Bethel Assembly of God. In addition to her … [Read more...]

John Kohl

kohl, john

John Edward Kohl, age 41, of 1625 Cedar, died April 9, 2012, at 3:42 PM in Blessing Hospital. John was born February 20, 1971 at St. Mary Hospital in Quincy, Illinois, the son of Ronald Edward Kohl and Judith Lea McClinthen. John was employed at Cedar Crest Country Club where he worked on the grounds crew. He was an avid sports fan and his favorite team was the Dallas Cowboys.  John enjoyed traveling and taking road trips with his … [Read more...]

Gail Wassel

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Gail E. Wassel , age 59, of 504 Wake Ct., Chatham, IL, died April 6, 2012, at 8:37 am in her home. Gail was born June 19, 1952 in Chicago, IL, the daughter of Eugene Stanley and Olga Agnes Morgantini Wassel. Gail was a graduate of Lyons Township High School in LaGrange, IL. She went on to receive a Bachelor's Degree from S.I.U.. She taught elementary school for a while in southern, IL. However, the bulk of her career was spent in mortgage … [Read more...]

Joyce B. McElyea

McElyea, Joyce

Joyce B. McElyea, age 88, of 3202 Crestview Dr., died April 3, 2012, at 3:45 pm in Blessing Hospital. Joyce was born July 28, 1923 in Quincy, a daughter of Edward J. and Celia Lammers Dittmeyer She married John A. McElyea on April 3, 1948 in St. Francis Solanus Catholic Church in Quincy. He preceded her in death on June 8, 1993. Joyce was a 1941 graduate of Quincy Notre Dame High School, and she graduated from Quincy Business College. She … [Read more...]

Evelyn Althoff

Althoff, Evelyn

Evelyn E. Althoff, age 80 of 1308 Spring Lake Hills, Apt 1, Quincy died Monday, April 2, 2012 at 8:35 p.m. in Blessing Hospital.  She was born July 12, 1931 in Edina, Missouri, the daughter of Ellis Lee and Irene Grace Eyler Little.  On July  27, 1952, she married Lawrence E. Althoff in Luther Memorial Church.  He preceded her in death on September 1, 2001.  She was department manager at Moorman Mfg. Co. from August 16, 1949 to … [Read more...]