Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: November 20, 1995

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 14

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Mary E. Ippolito, 83, of Riverton died Sunday at Villa Health Care East, Sherman.

 She was born Dec. 20, 1911, in Riverton, the daughter of Joseph and Mary Ciota DeMarco.

 She married John A. Ippolito in 1934; he died in 1977. Mrs. Ippolito had been a lifelong resident

 of Riverton. She was employed by Fiatallis. She was a member of St. James Church, Riverton.

 Survivors: a son, John C. Ippolito Sr. of Riverton; a grandson; a stepgrandson; seven

 step-great-grandchildren; four sisters, Lenore Ross of Rochester, Ann Seitz of Peoria, Rosalie

 Kendall of Springfield and Julie Bratton of Riverton; two brothers, Angelo and George

 DeMarco, both of Riverton; and several nieces, nephews and cousins Services: Mass, 9 a.m.

 Wednesday, St. James Church, Riverton, the Rev. Kenneth Steffen officiating. Burial: Calvary

 Cemetery. Staab Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

 Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: February 20, 1997

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 16

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Charles Melvin "Trea" Morgan II, 26, of Springfield died Tuesday in Riverton.

 He was born April 27, 1970, at Great Lakes Naval Base, Ill., the son of Melvin Lynn and

 Cynthia Davis Morgan. He married Caprice Camile Ciota in 1995.

 A Springfield resident for most of his life, he was a self-employed artist, a member of Grace

 Lutheran Church and a veteran of the U.S. Army Reserve. Survivors: wife, Caprice; a son,

 William Harley "Billy" Morgan of Springfield; parents, Melvin and Marguerite Morgan of Athens

 and Robert and Cynthia Wanless of Riverton; three half sisters, Stephanie and Melanie Morgan

 of Springfield and Kayla Morgan of Athens; two stepsisters, Jennifer Milner of Athens and

 Sabrina Michalov of Baltimore; a brother, Henry Morgan of Springfield; a stepbrother, Robbie

 Wanless of Springfield; grandparents, Charles and Delores Morgan of Springfield and Hank and

 Lola Marbold of Sherman; great-grandmother, Marjorie Baichley of Springfield; six aunts; five

 uncles; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Services: 1 p.m. Friday at Staab Funeral Home, the

 Rev. Heidi Hyland officiating. Burial: Oak Hill Cemetery, near Riverton.

 

Headline: Carl Olson

 Publication Date: October 13, 1991

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: D5

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: BUSHNELL - Carl A. Olson, 81, of 670 Cole St. died at 2:27 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11,

 1991, at McDonough District Hospital in Macomb.

 Born Sept. 19, 1910, near Blandinsville to Andrew and Florence May Bice Olson, he married

 Beulah A. Anderson on April 1, 1933, in Blandinsville.

 She survives along with one son, Gustav "Gus" of Galesburg; and two sisters, Ethel Markham of

 LaHarpe and Mildred Roberts of Macomb. One son, one daughter, three brothers, and four

 sisters preceded him in death.

 He farmed in the Good Hope and Ciota areas for 53 years. He was later a seed corn salesman at

 Watson Seed Farms in Macomb from 1940-65.

 He also worked at Mid-West Control in Bushnell and C.S. Norcross Co. in Bushnell.

 He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Macomb.

 Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Martin-Hollis Funeral Home, Bushnell, the Rev. David

 Swan officiating. Visitation will be from 7 to 8:30 tonight at the funeral home. Burial will be in

 Glade City Cemetery, Blandinsville.

 

Headline: Joanna Venzon

 Publication Date: June 17, 1992

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: D6

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Joanna Marie Venzon, 56, of 2108 W. Barker, West Peoria, died at 8:15 p.m.

 Monday, June 15, 1992, at Saint Francis Medical Center.

 Born May 19, 1936, in Peoria to Emmet and Joanna Ciota Dunne, she married John A. Venzon

 on Aug. 17, 1957, in Peoria.

 He survives, along with two sons, John A. Jr. and Bradford A., both of Peoria; two daughters,

 Andrena Lynne Venzon of Peoria and Mrs. James (Stephanie) Fussner of Washington; one

 brother, John "Jack" Dunne of Bartonville; and five grandchildren. One grandchild preceded her

 in death.

 A graduate of Brown's Business School in Peoria, she was secretary-treasurer of Venzon

 Heating and Air Conditioning in Peoria for 25 years. She later worked for Fritch Heating and

 Cooling for five years, retiring in April 1992.

 She was a member of St. Mark's Catholic Church, American Businesswomen's Association and

 Reach for Recovery.

 Services will be at noon Thursday at her church. The Rev. Robert Schladen will officiate.

 Visitation will be from 6 to 8 tonight at Davison-Fulton Woodland Chapel, where a rosary will be

 recited at 7:30. Additional visitation will be one half-hour before services at the church. Burial will

 be in St. Mary's Cemetery.

 Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or Easter Seals.

 

 Headline: Anna Geier, 101, of Morton dies

 Publication Date: September 21, 1993

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: D5

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: MORTON -- Anna M. Geier, 101, of Morton Terrace died at 2:25 p.m. Sunday,

 Sept. 19, 1993, at the terrace.

 Born Feb. 14, 1892, in Burlington, Iowa, to John and Mary Gahn Jacoby, she married James W.

 Risburg on Oct. 14, 1912, in Burlington. He died Feb. 11, 1930. She later married Charles

 Geier. He died Sept. 22, 1966, in Peoria. One daughter, Mildred Kaps, one sister and one

 granddaughter also preceded her in death.

 Surviving are one daughter, Evelyn Ciota of Washington; four grandchildren; 15 great-

 grandchildren; two stepgreat- grandchildren; 10 great-great- grandchildren; and three

 stepgreat-great-grandchildren.

 Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Davison-Fulton Woodland Chapel in Peoria. The Rev.

 Paul Tolo will officiate. Visitation will be one hour before services at the chapel. Burial will be in

 Springdale Cemetery in Peoria.

 Memorials may be made to any charity.

 

 Headline: Joy Epley

 Publication Date: July 26, 1993

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: C6

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Joy R. Epley, 59, of Elk Grove Village, formerly of Peoria, died at 8:50 a.m. Sunday,

 July 25, 1993, at Alexian Brothers Medical Center in Elk Grove Village.

 Born June 8, 1934, in Peoria to Armond and Evelyn Risburg Ciota, she married Donald L. Epley

 in Peoria. He survives.

 Also surviving are her mother of Washington; her grandmother, Anna Geier of Peoria; two

 daughters, Mrs. David (Crystal A.) Mack and Jennifer L. Epley, both of Elk Grove Village; one

 son, Patrick D. of Elk Grove Village; one brother, Armond B. Ciota of Peoria; and two

 grandchildren.

 She was past president of Music Parents of Elk Grove High School.

 Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Queen of the Rosary Church, 750 Elk Grove Blvd.,

 Elk Grove Village. Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Grove Memorial Chapel, 1199

 S. Arlington Heights Road, Elk Grove Village. Burial will be in St. Michael the Archangel

 Cemetery in Palatine.

 

 Headline: John Dunne

 Publication Date: December 29, 1994

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: D7

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: PEORIA -- John L. "Jack" Dunne, 55, of 5607 Sioux Trail died at 3:20 p.m.

 Tuesday, Dec. 27, 1994, at his residence.

 Born Aug. 19, 1939, in Peoria to Emmet J. and Joanna C. Ciota Dunne, he married Nora J.

 Wamsley on Sept. 8, 1962, in Peoria. She survives.

 Also surviving are two daughters, Kathleen M. Dunne of Bartonville and Jill A. Dunne at home;

 and one grandson. He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister.

 He was a machine operator at Fleming Potter for 34 years. He was a member of the board of

 directors of Peoria Graphic Arts Credit Union.

 He was an Air Force veteran.

 He was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church in Bartonville, where services will be at 10

 a.m. Friday. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Davison-Fulton Woodland Chapel, with

 recitation of the rosary at 8 p.m. Visitation also will be 30 minutes before services at the church.

 Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery in West Peoria.

 Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, American Cancer Society or St.

 Anthony Church Building Fund.

 

 Headline: Donald Epley

 Publication Date: July 08, 1995

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: D8

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: PEORIA -- Donald L. Epley, 62, of Elk Grove Village for 30 years, formerly of

 Peoria, died at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 6, 1995, at his home.

 Born March 24, 1933, in Bloomington to Ernest and Viola Moulton Epley, he married Jocelyn R.

 "Joy" Ciota. She died in 1993.

 Surviving are one son, Patrick D. of Aurora; two daughters, Crystal A. Mack and Jennifer L.

 Epley of Elk Grove Village; and two grandchildren.

 He was an industrial arts teacher at Maine Township High School for 33 years. He was a

 graduate of Illinois State University.

 He was a Marine Corps veteran.

 Chapel prayers will be at 9:30 a.m. Monday at Grove Memorial Chapel in Elk Grove Village.

 Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Julian Eymard Catholic Church in Elk Grove Village.

 Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the memorial chapel. Burial will be in St. Michael

 Cemetery in Palatine.

 Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.

 

 Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: September 25, 1993

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 11

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: James Richard "Dick" Edmonds, 68, of Bloomington died at 7 a.m. Thursday at

 Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago.

 He was born Feb. 27, 1925, in Bloomington, the son of Robert and Helen Naylor Edmonds. He

 married Betty Jean Patterson in 1950. A son preceded him in death.

 Mr. Edmonds was a graduate of the University of Illinois and owner/operator of Copy

 Consultants, retiring in 1986. He was a Presbyterian and a 50-year member of Phi Gamma

 Delta.

 Surviving are his wife, Betty Jean of Riverton; seven sons, Robert F. and Michael S., both of Los

 Angeles, James R. II of Indianapolis, Jeffrey B. and Christopher D., both of Springfield, Andrew

 C. of Divernon and Timothy J. of Atlanta, Ga.; three daughters, Kathryn S. Ciota, Riverton,

 Mary J. Edmonds of Addison, N.J., and Diane Moler of Boston; 12 grandchildren; and a

 brother, Tom of Chicago.

 Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Metzler-Froelich Memorial Home, Bloomington, with the

 Rev. William H. Stryker officiating. Entombment will be in Park Hill Mausoleum, Bloomington.

 James Brinkmeyer Sr.

 

 Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: July 16, 1993

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 29

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Marguerite K. Ciota, 80, of Springfield, formerly of Riverton, died at 9:20 a.m.

 Wednesday at St. John's Hospital.

 She was born June 1, 1913, in Bloomington, the daughter of Louis and Margaret Ryan Vogel.

 She married Julius "Pat" Ciota in 1934; he died in 1976. Also preceding her in death was a son,

 Robert L., in 1991.

 Mrs. Ciota was a retired registered nurse from St. Francis Convent. She was a member of St.

 James Church in Riverton.

 Surviving are three grandsons; two great-granddaughters; a sister, Mrs. Joseph (Eileen) Kaup of

 Bloomington; several nieces and nephews.

 Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Staab Funeral Home, with the Rev. Barry Harmon

 officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.