Mt. Vernon Register-News

Obituaries

Obituaries
  • James Polczynski Mr. James E. Polczynski, of Chicago, formerly of Dubois, departed this life in the Hines VA Hospital in Chicago on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. He had attained the age of 78 years and 7 months. James was born in Dubois, on July 10, 1935, the son of Dominic

    February 12, 2014

  • Bruce Carter Bruce Carter Jr., 80, of Yellville, Ark., passed away at his home on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014. He was born Sept. 23, 1933, in Rochelle, the son of the late Bruce and Eva Lou (Isley) Carter Sr. He served his country in the U.S. Army and was a farmer and

    February 12, 2014

  • Charles Brown Charles J. Brown, age 84, of Woodlawn, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Funeral arrangements are pending at Newell Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon where you may call 246-0100 for further information or visit us o

    February 12, 2014

  • Betty Westermeier Betty Jane (Brown) Westermeier, 89, of Zeigler, passed away at 1 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at the Herrin Hospital. Betty was born Aug. 20, 1924, in Cambria, to Fred F. and Viola May (Richey) Brown. She married William C. "Bill" Westermeier in Oct.

    February 11, 2014

  • 2-11 sharon leffler Sharon Leffler Sharon K. Leffler, 74, of Mt. Vernon, died 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at her home in Mt. Vernon. She was born Saturday, Feb. 3, 1940, in Jefferson County, the daughter of Kelly Rector and Doris (Hand) O'Neal. She married Donald Leffler on Dec.

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  • 2-11 leota bancroft Leota Bancroft Leota M. Bancroft, 86, of Opdyke, died 8:14 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at her home in Opdyke. She was born Saturday, March 19, 1927, in Franklin County, the daughter of Floyd and Mary Ann (Cockrum) Dethrow. She married Harry L. Bancroft on May 20, 19

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  • Ben Rost Ben "Pike" Rost, 69, of Camden, S.C. and formerly of Piopolis, passed away 8 a.m. Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at his home. Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at St. John Baptist Catholic Church in Piopolis with Father Slawomir Ptak officiating.

    February 11, 2014

  • 2-11 zola aydt Zola Aydt Zola Ann Kiefer Aydt, 81, of Dahlgren and a former resident of Port Orange, Fla., passed away at 9:50 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, of pneumonia and complications from congestive heart failure. Her sister Georgia and all her loving children were at h

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  • 2-11 obit melvin mercer Melvin Mercer Melvin Otis Mercer, age 87, of Centralia, passed away Sunday morning, Feb. 9, 2014, at St. Mary's Hospital in Centralia. He was born on Nov. 7, 1926, in Mt. Vernon, the son of Edward and Edith (Harmon) Mercer. He married Bernice "Bea" (Westcott) on J

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  • 2-11 obit ruth roeder Ruth Roeder Ruth Roeder, 95, of Opdyke, died 10:17 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at Mt. Vernon Countryside Manor Residential Living Center in Mt. Vernon. She was born Monday, May 6, 1918, in Jefferson County, the daughter of William Samuel and Ora (Marlow) Bumpus.

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