Headline: Joseph Vegich

 Publication Date: December 14, 1991

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: B8

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: GLASFORD _ Joseph R. Vegich, 72, of Glasford died at 10:50 p.m. Thursday, Dec.

 12, 1991, at Danville Veterans Administration Hospital.

 He was born March 18, 1919, in Bartonville to Andro and Julia Preininger Vegich.

 Surviving are one brother, Emil of Bartonville; three sisters, Mrs. Mary Peters, Mrs. Ann Bartolo

 and Mrs. Rose George, all of Peoria; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death

 by one brother.

 He worked in the galvanizing department at Keystone Steel & Wire Co. for 36 years, retiring in

 1981. He raised, bred and raced standard breed horses and also was a former member of

 various horseman's associations. He was Catholic and a World War II Army veteran.

 Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Davison-Fulton Bartonville Chapel. The Rev. Richard

 Horvath will officiate. Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the chapel, with a Scripture

 service at 3:30. Burial will be St. Joseph Cemetery in Peoria.

 Memorials may be made to any charity.

 

Headline: Vincent Meizelis

 Publication Date: March 11, 1993

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: C5

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Vincent J. Meizelis Sr., 77, of 1615 E. Crestwood for 44 years, died at 2:25 p.m.

 Tuesday, March 9, 1993, at Rosewood Care Center in Peoria.

 Born May 4, 1915, in Springfield to Jo seph and Kazemer S. Meizelis, he married Lorraine

 Harper on Sept. 23, 1939, in Peoria. She survives.

 Also surviving are one son, V. James Jr. of Danvers; two daughters, Mrs. Adam (Kathryn)

 Bartolo of Peoria and Mrs. Nathaniel (Patricia) Graley of Falls Church, Va.; six grandchildren;

 two brothers, Stanley of Peoria and John of Springfield; and many nieces and nephews. He was

 preceded in death by one son, Thomas, and two grandchildren.

 He was a supervisor in the tool and die department at Caterpillar Inc. for many years, retiring in

 1977. He was co-developer of Grand Park subdivision in Peoria.

 He was a member of St. Thomas Catholic Church in Peoria Heights, its Mens Club and the

 Caterpillar Retirees Club.

 Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at his church. The Rev. William Watson will officiate.

 Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Wright & Salmon Mortuary, with recitation of the

 rosary at 7:30. Visitation also will be one half hour before services at the church. Burial will be in

 Resurrection Cemetery in Peoria.

 Memorials may be made to the St. Thomas Church Building Fund or Alzheimer's Disease and

 Related Disorders Association.

 

Headline: Mary Peters

 Publication Date: July 20, 1994

  Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: D7

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: PEORIA -- Mary A. Peters, 81, of 1200 W. Merle Lane died at 9:35 a.m. Tuesday,

 July 19, 1994, at Proctor Hospital.

 Born Oct. 3, 1912, in Farmington to Andrew and Julia Preiniger Vegich, she married George T.

 Peters on Feb. 22, 1936, in Peoria. He survives.

 Also surviving are two sons, William G. of Brimfield and David M. of Peoria; one daughter, Mrs.

 Kevin (JoAnn) Bandle of Peoria; one brother, Emil Vegich of Bartonville; two sisters, Mrs.

 Samuel (Rose) George and Ann Bartolo, both of Peoria; and seven grandchildren. One son,

 Daniel, and two brothers preceded her in death.

 She was a member of St. Philomena Catholic Church and its Ladies Guild. She also was a

 member of St. Bernard's Mother's Club and the Itoo Society.

 Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Philomena Catholic Church. The Rev. Stephen Barch

 will officiate. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Wright & Salmon Mortuary, with

 recitation of the rosary at 7:30 p.m. Additional visitation will be one half-hour before services at

 the church. Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery.

 Memorials may be made to any charity or St. Philomena School endowment fund.

 

 

 Headline: Earl Simon

 Publication Date: August 25, 1995

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: C6

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: PEORIA -- Earl T. Simon, 79, of 1822 California died at 7:49 a.m. Thursday, Aug.

 24, 1995, at Proctor Hospital.

 Born Feb. 20, 1916, in Peoria to Arnold F. and Stella Gimperle Simon, he married Vera Bartolo

 on June 22, 1944, in California. She survives.

 Also surviving are one daughter, JoAnne Winkler of Peoria; two sons, Gary of Bartlett and

 Arnold of Lampe, Mo.; one brother, Tom of East Peoria; eight grandchildren; and 11 nieces and

 nephews. He was preceded in death by two brothers.

 He worked for Peoria Park District for 27 years.

 He was a World War II Navy veteran.

 He was a member of St. Bernard Catholic Church, where services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday.

 The Rev. David Heinz will officiate. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 tonight at Wright & Salmon

 Mortuary, with a Scripture service at 7:30 p.m. Visitation also will be 30 minutes before services

 at the church. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery in West Peoria.

 Memorials may be made to St. Bernard's Foundation Fund.

 

Headline: Mary Cardinal

 Publication Date: November 13, 1996

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: D6

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: PEORIA -- Mary A. Cardinal, 88, of 2530 N. Victoria died at 7:10 p.m. Monday,

 Nov. 11, 1996, at Parkhill Medical Complex in Chillicothe.

 She was born May 5, 1908, in Dawson to Louis and Maria Capranica Cardinal.

 Surviving are one sister, Mrs. Adam (Rose) Bartolo of Peoria, and many nieces and nephews.

 She was preceded in death by one brother and four sisters.

 She worked as a clerk at the John Cardinal Market, retiring in 1974.

 She was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church, its Mary and Martha Society and Daughters

 of Isabella.

 Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at her church. The Rev. Charles E. Karl will officiate.

 Visitation will be from 6 to 8 tonight at Wright & Salmon Mortuary, with recitation of the rosary

 at 7:30 p.m. Visitation also will be 30 minutes before services at the church. Burial will be in St.

 Joseph Cemetery in West Peoria.

 Memorials may be made to St. Augustine Manor or any charity.

 

 

 Headline: Milton Hasty

 Publication Date: May 02, 1996

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: D5

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: PEORIA -- Milton J. "Skeez" Hasty, 67, of 6707 W. Middle Road died at 3:40 p.m.

 Tuesday, April 30, 1996, at his residence.

 Born Oct. 17, 1928, in Peoria to Milton and Mildred White Hasty, he married Pat Roberts on

 June 9, 1977, in Belleville. She survives.

 Also surviving are his mother, Mildred Hornung of Peoria; one daughter, Sherry Bartolo of

 Peoria; two sons, Tyson C. Hasty and Michael E. Hasty, both of Peoria; one stepdaughter, Gail

 Newtson of Bartonville; one stepson, Bret Slater of Peoria; eight grandchildren; one

 great-grandson; and one brother, Melvin of Peoria. He was preceded in death by his father and

 one son, Michael R. Hasty.

 He worked for Laborers Local 165 for 48 years, retiring in 1990. He served as its

 secretary-treasurer for 33 years.

 Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Davison-Fulton Western Chapel. The Rev. Dr. Alan Newhall

 will officiate. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the chapel. Burial will be in Lutheran

 Cemetery.

 Memorials may be made to Methodist Medical Center Home Health Care or any charity.

 

Headline: Linda Hunter

 Publication Date: July 16, 1997

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: D7

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: PEORIA -- Linda L. Hunter, 46, of 430 W. Virginia died at 7:40 p.m. Sunday, July

 13, 1997, at Lindenwood Healthcare Center.

 Born Oct. 15, 1950, in Peoria to Arnold and Evelyn Bredeman Bartolo, she married Jessie R.

 Hunter Sr. on July 14, 1971, in Peoria.

 Surviving are her mother and stepfather, Evelyn and John L. Bouchard of Peoria; one son, Jessie

 R. Jr. of Peoria; one daughter, Buffy M. Hunter of Peoria; and two granddaughters. Her father

 and one infant son preceded her in death.

 A member of United Food and Commercial Workers Local 536 in Peoria, she was a meat

 wrapper at Ben Schwartz Food Mart for more than 25 years, last working in April.

 She was a life member of AMVETS Post 64 Ladies Auxiliary in Peoria.

 Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Davison-Fulton Woodland Chapel, where visitation will

 be one hour before services. The Rev. Jack Thompson will officiate. Cremation will be accorded.

 Burial of ashes will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery in West Peoria at a later date.

 Memorials may be made to OSF Saint Francis Medical Center Hospice Program or to the

 American Cancer Society.

 

 Headline: Arnold Simon

 Publication Date: April 26, 1997

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: D8

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: PEORIA -- Arnold "Arnie" G. Simon, 42, of Lampe, Mo., formerly of Peoria, died at

 5:55 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, 1997, at St. John's Regional Health Center in Springfield, Mo.

 Born July 22, 1954, in Peoria to Earl T. and Vera Bartolo Simon, he married Judith Marie

 Vanous on May 3, 1993, in Lampe. She survives.

 Also surviving are his mother of Peoria; one brother, Gary of Lake Zurich; one stepson, Michael

 VandeBerg of Peoria; one stepdaughter, Shannan Hoffman of Marquette Heights; three

 stepgrandchildren; one sister, JoAnne Winkler of Peoria; and seven nieces and nephews. He was

 preceded in death by his father.

 He was self-employed at Simon & Simon Construction Co. in Lampe. Prior to that, he worked

 at the Grand Slam Sports Complex in Palatine.

 He was a former member of St. Bernard Catholic Church in Peoria, where services will be at 11

 a.m. Monday. The Rev. David Heinz will officiate. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at

 Wright & Salmon Mortuary, with a Scripture service at 6:45 p.m. Visitation also will be 30

 minutes before services at the church. Cremation will be accorded, and burial of ashes will be in

 Swan Lake Memory Gardens.

 Memorials may be made to the Arnie Simon Medical Defib rillator Fund established at

 Kimberling City Bank in Kimberling City, Mo. 65686.

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: August 09, 1993

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 14

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Mrs. Viola "Vi" Daly, 78, of Auburn died at 11:03 a.m. Sunday at St. John's Hospice.

 She was born May 17, 1915, in Riverton, the daughter of Joe and Rosa Collebrusco Tomarelli.

 She married Daniel Daly in 1937 in Taylorville; he died in 1980. Also preceding her in death

 were two sisters, Helen Bartolo and Mafalda Tomarelli.

 Mrs. Daly was owner and operator of Vi's Beauty Shop in Auburn for 25 years prior to her

 retirement. She was a member of St. Benedict's Church. Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Robert

 (Fran) Frisina of Taylorville; two grandchildren; a brother, Charles Tomarelli of Phoenix, Ariz.; a

 sister, Mrs. Lou (Norma) Draoulec of Springfield; and two nieces and two nephews. Services

 will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Benedict's Church in Auburn, with the Rev. Peter Donohoe

 officiating. Burial will be in Auburn Cemetery. Bramley Funeral Home, Auburn, is in charge of

 arrangements.