Area Obituaries

Gene A. Hackstadt

Mr. Gene Hackstadt of Nashville, IL departed this life in the SSM Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon, IL on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at 5:31 A.M. He had attained the age of 64 years and 5 days. Gene was born in Belleville, IL on February 19, 1957 the son of Oscar and Mildred (nee…

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Doris J. Schleifer

Mrs. Doris J. Schleifer of Nashville, IL departed this life at the Washington County Hospital in Nashville, IL on Wednesday, February 23, 2021 at 8:39 P.M. She had attained the age of 84 years, 8 months and 6 days. Mrs. Schleifer was born on June 17, 1936 at Okawville, IL the daughter of Fred and…

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Laura E. Sullivan

Laura E. Sullivan, nee Engelmann, 90, of Mascoutah, IL born June 27, 1930 in Okawville, died Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021 at Brightly Senior Living in Mascoutah. Laura was a retired bookkeeper from Robert “Chick” Fritz Dist. After 30 years of service and a 1948 graduate of Okawville High School. She was a member of St.…

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Lawrence D. Lange

Mr. Lawrence D. Lange of Nashville, IL, departed this life at Friendship Manor Healthcare Center in Nashville, IL on Thursday, February 18, 2021 at 12:45 P.M.  He had attained the age of 86 years, 5 months and 17 days. Mr. Lange was born on September 1, 1934 in Beaucoup Township, Washington County, IL the son…

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David Luebbers

David Luebbers, 74, of Freeburg, IL, born June 30, 1946, died Tuesday, February 16, 2021, at Evelyn’s House, Creve Coeur, MO. Mr. Luebbers was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Freeburg, IL, the St. Libory American Legion, and the Southern Illinois Carpenters Union Local 662. David loved the outdoors, bird hunting, and was an…

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Sara E. Steinkamp

Ms. Sara Elizabeth Steinkamp of Pleasant Hill, IL formerly of Okawville, IL departed this life in the Illini Community Hospital in Pittsfield, IL on Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at 10:34 A.M. following a sudden illness. She had attained the age of 42 years, 4 months, and 11 days. Sara was born in Galesburg, IL on…

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Dolores C. Bergkoetter

Dolores C. Bergkoetter, nee Buescher, 84, of St. Libory, IL, born Sept. 25, 1936 in Fayetteville Twp., IL died Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021 at Freeburg Care Center. Dolores was a homemaker, loved to quilt and was an avid bowler. She was a member of St. Liborius Catholic Church, St. Libory, IL, St. Liborius CCW, American…

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Marion D. Helms

Marion D. Helms, 89, of Breese, died Friday, February 5, 2021 at Aviston Countryside Manor.  She was born February 7, 1931 in Venedy, the daughter of Fred and Marie (Steinkamp) Blumhorst.  She married Harlan Helms October 21, 1951 and he preceded her in death October 8, 2003.  She is survived by her daughter, Kim and…

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Maurice L. Dahncke

Mr. Maurice L. Dahncke of Nashville, IL, departed this life at Washington County Hospital in Nashville, IL on Monday, February 8, 2021 at 1:12 A.M.  He had attained the age of 83 years and 10 days. Maurice was born on January 28, 1938 in Oakdale, IL, the son of Thomas S. and Margaret M. (nee…

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Mary L. Kemper

Mary Louise Kemper, 92 of Nashville, passed away at 10:25 p.m. on Sunday, February 7, 2021 at Washington County Hospital Extended Care in Nashville.  She was born on March 2, 1928 in Blissville Township, Jefferson County, the daughter of James Clark and Lillian Lampa Green. She married Edward “Eddie” Kemper on August 26, 1946 in…

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