James “Big Jim” McKee, 78, of Harding, IL, passed away Thursday, September 19, 2019 at his home. He was born February 22, 1941 in Gobi, TN, the son of John W. Harris and Betty Jean McKee. He married Carole J. Morris on September 26, 1988 in Ottawa, IL. Jim was a former member of the Moose, where he enjoyed many good drinks with great friends. … Read more
Gary M. Sumita, age 55 of Yorkville, IL passed away on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at Season’s Hospice in Naperville, IL. He was born on May 29, 1964 in Chicago, IL the son of John and Karen (Eustich) Sumita. Read more
Lucille Orris (nee Rierson) left this earth on August 18, 2019 at 90 years old. She was an avid quilter, tremendous mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Born on April 5, 1929 she grew up on a farm in Leland Illinois with her parents and 5 siblings Jeanette, Marilyn, Jerome, Margaret (Bob) and Ted (Cinda) and has always loved farm country. As… Read more
David L. Stewart, age 77 of Yorkville, IL passed away on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora, IL. He was born on December 24, 1941 in Aurora, IL the son of John Earle and Dorothy Elaine (Lee) Stewart. Read more
Shelly Shrader, age 55, of Hinckley, IL passed away on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at Mercy Medical Center in Aurora, IL. She was born on January 2, 1964 in Aurora, IL the daughter of James R. and Elaine (Furbush) Shrader.Shelly was an avid Chicago Cubs, Blackhawks, and Bears fan. She was a loving mother, daughter, sister, and aunt who will be dee… Read more
Uvana C. Hill, 101, of Sandwich, IL formerly of Earlville, passed away Sunday, September 8, 2019 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich. She was born July 15, 1918 in Fayette County Southern, IL the daughter of Hendricks and Vertie (Seaton) Casey. She married Ernest J. Hill in Earlville, IL. Uvana and her husband Ernie resided in Earlvill… Read more
Marilyn Jeanne Schmoker Anderson long time resident of Black Mountain, NC and the past 6 years in Illinois passed away Friday, September 6, 2019 at 88 years of age at Mendota Lutheran Home in Mendota, IL. Read more
Richard “Dick” Nelson Munson, 91, Somonauk, IL rejoined the love of his life Sunday, September 8, 2019 at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, IL. He was born September 16, 1927 in Aurora, IL, the son of George and Gladys (Nelson) Munson. Read more
Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 50s.
SSW at 15 mph
Chance of Rain:
Scattered thunderstorms this morning, then mainly cloudy during the afternoon with thunderstorms likely. High around 75F. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Locally heavy rainfall possible.
Thunderstorms during the evening will give way to partly cloudy skies after midnight. Low 54F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80%.