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The listings below represent the services of those men and women who have given their lives in the line of duty as a police officer, firefighter, or emergency medical technician. Our Fallen Heroes also include military personnel who died in active service, including members of the Coast Guard, or Army Reserve.

A hero is someone who does what he or she can, despite the personal cost, when it needs to be done. Our Fallen Heroes put themselves in harm's way while protecting and serving a community, and paid the ultimate price. We are honored to be entrusted with their memory.

In this way we know that we help you to remember the courage of those who put their lives on the line defending life, liberty, and the property of others.

If the person you are looking for is not here, please enter the name of the deceased or the next of kin in the search box below and click search. You may also view current and past listings to find the name of your Fallen Hero. Names are listed alphabetically.

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Albert Lynn Keigley

December 28, 1942 - - May 19, 2017

Albert Lynn Keigley, age 74, of Ashmore, IL passed away at 11:06 p.m. on Friday, May 19, 2017 at Carle Hospital, Urbana, IL. He was born December 28, 1942 in Ashmore, IL, the son of Charles Albert Keigley and Cecil Irene Childress Keigley. On January 19, 1963 he married Frances Ann Porter in Palestine, IL. Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Frances Keigley of Ashmore, ...

Carolyn Sue (Gardner) Daugherty

April 28, 1939 - - May 16, 2017

Carolyn Sue (Gardner) Daugherty, age 78, of Martinsville, IL passed away at 8:40 a.m. on Tuesday, May 16, 2017at Heartland Nursing Center in Casey, IL. She was born on April 28, 1939 in Casey, IL, the daughter of Leonard Gardner and Letha Mae Short Gardner. On September 7, 1962, she married John H. Daugherty in Casey, IL. He passed away on September 23, 2013 Survivors include ...

John Franklin Lorton

July 26, 1941 - - May 16, 2017

John Franklin Lorton, age 75, of Casey, IL passed away at 4:34 am on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at Heartland Nursing Center, Casey, IL. He was born July 26, 1941 in Fayette County, IL, the son of Louis Albert Lorton and Mildred Vivian Forbes Lorton. On August 16, 1995 he married Ruth Ella Odle in Jonesboro, TN. Survivors include his wife Ruth Lorton of Casey, IL; sons, Jerry (Gai ...

Wanda (Wolfe) Comer Schiver

August 29, 1932 - - May 14, 2017

Wanda (Wolfe) Comer Schiver, age 84, of Patoka, IL formerly of Casey, IL passed away at 8:20 a.m. on Sunday, May 14, 2017 at Centralia Manor, Centralia, IL. She was born August 29, 1932 in Casey, IL, the daughter of Robert Paul Wolfe and Dorothy Irene Robinson Wolfe. On February 27, 1949 she married Harold “John” Leonard Comer in Casey, IL; he passed away on November 22, ...

Patricia Ann "Patty" Wells

September 05, 1946 - - May 10, 2017

Patricia Ann “Patty” Wells, age 70, of Martinsville, IL passed away at 6:45 a.m. on Wednesday, May 10, 2017at her home with her family by her side. She was born September 5, 1946 in Wood River, IL, the daughter of Wayne Udell Toner and Pearl Lunoris Wells Toner. She is survived by her daughters, Sherri Alier of Martinsville, IL; Janet Gross of Martinsville, IL and Karla ...

Warren E. Pierce

November 08, 1956 - - May 09, 2017

Warren E. Pierce, age 60, of Casey, IL departed for an eternal fishing trip with his dad and father in law at 5:30 pm on Tuesday, May 9, 2017. He was born November 8, 1956, in Vincennes, IN, the son of Ralph Eugene and Laura Mae Hall Pierce. On February 23, 1976, he married Vicki Sue Stephens in Robinson, IL. Survivors include his wife, Vicki Pierce of Casey, IL; daughters ...

Carolyn Sue Cutright

January 11, 1941 - - May 06, 2017

Carolyn Sue Cutright, age 76, of Casey, IL passed away at 6:15 a.m. on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at her home. She was born January 11, 1941 in Casey, IL, the daughter of Charles Irwin Lamb and Helen Irene Morlan Lamb. On December 5, 1959 she married Toney Allen Cutright in Marshall, IL. He passed away on April 15, 2013. Surviving are sons, Toney Jay Cutright and Michael Wade ...

Eleanor Mae Mumford

November 30, 1920 - - May 06, 2017

Eleanor Mae Mumford, age 96, passed away at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Heartland Manor Nursing Center, Casey, IL with her family at her side. She was born November 30, 1920 in Casey, IL, the daughter of Charles Allen and Goldie Ann Swimm Funk. She was married October 12, 1940 in Henderson, KY to Pearl E. Mumford. He preceded her in death November 23, 1992. Eleanor was a 6 ...

Charles Glenn Finney

February 07, 1929 - - May 02, 2017

Charles Glenn Finney, age 88, of Casey, IL passed away at 12:48 p.m. on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at his home with his family at his side. He was born February 7, 1929 in Westfield, IL, the son of Kenneth M. “KM” Finney and Mildred Ione Hackney Finney. On April 18, 1954 he married Marcella Mae Anderson in Martinsville, IL. Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Marcella Fi ...

William Lawrence "Bill" Brubaker

March 06, 1926 - - April 24, 2017

William Lawrence “Bill” Brubaker, age 91, of Westfield, IL passed away at 11 am on Monday, April 24, 2017 Sarah Bush Lincoln Health center, Coles County, IL. He was born March 6, 1926 in Salem, IL the son of Lawrence Brubaker and Alma Irene Bozarth Brubaker. On February 9, 1946 he married Sarah Alice Litts in Eldorado, IL. Survivors include his wife of 71 years Sarah Br ...

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