Headline: Pete Bartolomucci

 Publication Date: September 12, 1993

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: C18

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Pete Bartolomucci, 79, of 9524 Brookview Drive died at 6:25 p.m. Friday, Sept. 10,

 1993, at Galena Park Nursing Home.

 Born May 19, 1914, in Riverton to Frank and Theresa Antonacci Bartolomucci, he married Jean

 Kelly on Jan. 19, 1946, in Peoria. She survives.

 Also surviving are two sons, Pete of Peoria and Patrick of Dunlap; three brothers, James and

 Joseph, both of Chicago, and John of Riverton; one sister, Ann Bartolomucci of Riverton; and

 five grandchildren. One brother preceded him in death.

 He worked for Midstate Tile & Terrazzo for many years. He was a World War II Army veteran.

 Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Wright & Salmon Mortuary. Monsignor Robert C.

 Livingston will officiate. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m Monday at the mortuary. Graveside

 services will be at 12:30 p.m Tuesday at Camp Butler National Cemetery in Springfield.

 Memorials may be made to any charity.

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: September 13, 1993

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 7

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Anthony V. Antonacci, 82, of Springfield, formerly of Riverton, died at 6:50 a.m.

 Sunday at St. John's Hospital.

 He was born Jan. 25, 1911, in Riverton, the son of Vito and Theresa Matarelli Antonacci. He

 married Evelyn Dove Sartain in 1950. He was preceded in death by a grandson and several

 brothers and sisters.

 Mr. Antonacci retired in 1973 from P.H. Broughton Asphalt Co. He was a World War II Navy

 veteran.

 Surviving are his wife, Evelyn; daughter, Mary Ann Fritchman of Springfield; two sons, Don and

 Tom Sartain, both of Springfield; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sister, Miss Ada

 Antonacci of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews.

 Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Staab Funeral Home, with the Rev. Peter Bertoldo

 officiating. Burial will be in Camp Butler National Cemetery.

 

 

Elizabeth Antonacci

 Elizabeth Antonacci of Springfield died at 7:10 p.m. Wednesday at St. John's Hospice.

 She was born in Springfield, the daughter of John and Marie Fasco Saccenti. She married Ernest

 Antonacci, and he preceded her in death in 1948. Mrs. Antonacci was a member of the

 Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. Surviving are a son, Ernest J. of Springfield; a

 daughter, Gloria Rebman of Springfield; 11 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; a

 great-great-granddaughter; two brothers, Dominic and Henry Saccenti, both of Springfield; a

 sister, Mrs. Jerome (Esther) Kelly of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews.

 Funeral Mass will be at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, with the

 Rev. John Ossola officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.

 Kirlin-Egan and Butler Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

 

 Headline: William Sisk

 Publication Date: December 02, 1994

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: C9

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: William James Sisk, 77, of Mission, Texas, for the past 15 years, formerly of Peoria

 and Chillicothe, died at 2:40 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 1, 1994, at Mission Hospital.

 Born March 26, 1917, in Mount Pulaski to Harry Carson and Grace A. Griffin Sisk, he married

 Wilma M. Gasaway on Nov. 6, 1938, in Libertyville. She survives.

 Also surviving are one daughter, Billie Jean Antonacci of Peoria; one son, Russell H. of Mission;

 three brothers, Don of Champaign, George of Las Vegas and Harold of Longmont, Colo.; two

 sisters, Elizabeth Purcell of Bloomington and Marianne Keough of East Peoria; two

 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

 He was a railroad conductor for UTV.

 He was a member of First United Methodist Church in Chillicothe; George Washington Masonic

 Lodge 222, AF&AM, in Chillicothe; Scottish Rite Bodies, Valley of Peoria; and Mohammed

 Temple, Shrine, Peoria.

 He was an associate member of the Smithsonian Institution.

 Memorial services will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at Split Rail Trailer Park Recreational Hall in

 Mission. There will be no visitation. Arrangements are by Virgil Wilson Mortuary in Mission.

 Memorials may be made to th

 

 Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: December 02, 1993

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 30

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Vicki Jo Woodard, 33, of Evanston, formerly of Springfield, died at 6:26 a.m.

 Wednesday at Memorial Medical Center.

 She was born March 19, 1960, in Springfield, the daughter of Rose M. Woodard and George

 W. Woodard. Preceding her in death were grandparents, George Woodard Sr. and Josephine

 Woodard.

 Miss Woodard worked for the state Department of Commerce and Community Affairs Office of

 Tourism. She graduated from Riverton High School and Southern Illinois University.

 Surviving are her mother, Rose M. Woodard of Riverton; father, George W. Woodard of

 Springfield; sister, Julie Woodard of Springfield; brother, David Woodard of Minneapolis, Minn.;

 grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Nick (Anna) Antonacci of Riverton; three aunts; three uncles; and

 several cousins. Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Francis Cabrini Church, with the

 Rev. David Schauer officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Staab Funeral Home is in

 charge of arrangements.

 Stephen T. Pearson

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: December 08, 1993

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 11

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Joseph F. Bartolomucci, 74, of South Holland, formerly of Riverton, died at 2:20 p.m.

 Thursday at his residence.

 He was born July 28, 1919, in Riverton, the son of Frank and Teresa Antonacci Bartolomucci.

 He married Marcella Smolinski, who preceded him in death. Two brothers, Tony and Pete

 Bartolomucci, also preceded him in death.

 Mr. Bartolomucci was a resident of South Holland for 20 years, and was a meat cutter. He was

 a member of Holy Ghost Church in South Holland, a veteran of World War II, and member of

 Knights of Columbus of Holy Ghost, South Holland.

 Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Lynn Petronella Levaggi of Lansing; a son, Joseph F.

 Bartolomucci of Indiana; five grandchildren; a sister, Anna Bartolomucci of Riverton; two

 brothers, Jim Bartolomucci of Lansing and John Bartolomucci of Riverton; several nieces,

 nephews and cousins. Funeral Mass was held Saturday at Holy Ghost Catholic Church in South

 Holland. Burial was in Resurrection Cemetery in Chicago. Drumm Funeral Home was in charge

 of arrangements.

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: December 21, 1993

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 8

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Bamblina Marie Tribuzzi, 78, of Riverton died at 9:11 a.m. Monday at St. John's

 Hospital.

 She was born April 25, 1915, in Riverton, the daughter of Edward and Rose Bartolo Frasco.

 She married Benny Tribuzzi in 1946. Preceding her in death were her husband in 1986, and a

 sister, Prima Antonacci.

 Mrs. Tribuzzi was a resident of Riverton all of her life. She had been a member of St. James

 Church in Riverton.

 Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Andrew (Joan) Antonacci of Riverton; three grandchildren; two

 sisters, Josephine D'Alfonso of Peoria and Anna Marie Crawford of Springfield; two aunts; a

 niece; a nephew; and several cousins. Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Staab Funeral

 Home, with the Rev. Kenneth Steffen officiating. Burial will be in Camp Butler National

 Cemetery.

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: September 02, 1994

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 17

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: LITCHFIELD -- Anna Frances Hammond, 70, of Litchfield died Thursday at St.

 Francis Hospital.

 Survivors: husband, Bernard; a son, Dale Hammond of Litchfield; two daughters, Mary

 Antonacci of Carlinville and Lois Peper of Raymond; two granddaughters; two brothers, Glenn

 Karrick of Atwater and Carl Karrick of Litchfield; a sister, Dorothy Fenton of Carlinville; and

 several nieces and nephews.

 Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Plummer Funeral Home, Litchfield. Burial: Elm Lawn Cemetery.

 

 

 Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: October 11, 1994

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 6

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Ruby Sloman Jenkins, 89, of Springfield, formerly of Girard, died Monday at her

 residence.

 She was born Nov. 4, 1904, in Montgomery County, the daughter of Hampton and Anna Pearl

 Ferguson Stillwagon. She married Louis O. Sloman in 1923; he preceded her in death in 1940.

 She married Samuel E. Jenkins in 1968; he preceded her in death in 1982.

 Mrs. Jenkins retired as a department manager at the old South Grand Avenue Sears, Roebuck

 and Co. in 1968. She had also worked at the old Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing plant and

 Sangamo Electric. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Girard and Sears Retirees Club

 and a former member of Central Baptist Church and Zenobia Baptist Church.. Survivors: a

 stepson, Ray Jenkins of Pawnee; two daughters, Mrs. Ernie (Alice) Antonacci and Mrs. Gene

 (Mary Lou) Proctor, both of Springfield; three stepdaughters, Mrs. Dean (Lorraine) Martin of

 Watseka, Mrs. Lyle (Helen) Beckmier of Kincaid and Mrs. Bo (Marge) Housh of Carthage,

 Mo.; 14 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild; 15 stepgrandchildren;

 23 step-great-grandchildren; and two step-great-great-grandchildren.

 Services: 1 p.m. Wednesday, Kirlin-Egan and Butler Funeral Home, Dr. Roger Compton

 officiating. Burial: Morrisonville City Cemetery.

 

 

 

 Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: April 15, 1994

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 15

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Richard "Dick" Paul Antonacci, 49, of Springfield, formerly of Mount Zion, died at

 12:45 p.m. Thursday at St. John's Hospital.

 He was born Sept. 7, 1944, in Springfield, the son of Mario and Rita DiBartolomeo Antonacci.

 He was preceded in death by his mother, Rita Antonacci, in September 1971; and stepmother,

 Rose Antonacci, in 1988. Mr. Antonacci was a resident of Springfield most of his life. He was

 coordinator of nursing services for Aaron Nursing Service. He was a U.S. Army veteran.

 Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Jason (Audra Lynn) Moffit of Jacksonville, N.C., Amelia

 "Mimi" Antonacci and Angela Antonacci, both of Riverton; a son, Aaron Antonacci of Riverton;

 a granddaughter; father, Mario Antonacci of Springfeild; a sister, Mrs. Charles (Linda) Loyd of

 Springfield; a step-sister, Becky Meyer of Springfield; several aunts and uncles; a niece, a

 nephew; and several cousins. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Staab Funeral Home,

 the Rev. James O'Shea officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: April 20, 1994

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 11

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Thomas K. Sartain, 54, of Springfield died at 11 a.m. Tuesday at his residence.

 He was born Dec. 31, 1939, in Riverton, the son of Elwood "Bus" and Evelyn Dove Sartain.

 Preceding him in death were his father in 1945; and stepfather, Anthony V. Antonacci in 1993.

 Mr. Sartain lived in Springfield most of his life. He had been an auditor for the secretary of state.

 Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Tom (Erin Ann) Farmer of Rocklin, Calif., and Kelly Sartain

 and Shannon Sartain, both of Springfield; son, Chris C. Sartain of Springfield; seven

 grandchildren; mother, Mrs. Evelyn Antonacci of Springfield; sister, Mrs. Mary Ann Fritchman of

 Springfield; brother, Don Sartain of Springfield; two aunts; and several nieces, nephews and

 cousins.

 Services will be at 8 p.m. Thursday at Staab Funeral Home, with the Rev. Peter Bertoldo

 officiating.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: May 13, 1994

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 36

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Diamond DiGirolamo, 70, of Springfield died at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. John's

 Hospital.

 He was born July 30, 1923, in Toluca, the son of Pietro and Concetta Antonacci DiGirolamo.

 He married Mary Milkovich in 1948. Preceding him in death was a brother, Ernest.

 Mr. DiGirolamo was a resident of Springfield most of his life, retiring in 1986 as foreman in the

 machine shop at Fiatallis after serving 39 years. He was a veteran of World War II and a

 member of Church of the Little Flower and the Society of Manufacturing Engineers. Surviving are

 his wife, Mary; four daughters, Dr. Diane DiGirolamo-Ladner of Chicago, Sandra Sutton of

 Phoenix, Ariz., Mrs. Dave (Michele) Hurrelbrink of Springfield, and Mrs. Brett (Patricia) Fink of

 Chesapeake, Va.; four grandchildren; a sister, Della Antonacci of Sun City, Ariz.; a brother,

 Adolph DiGirolamo of Springfield; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

 Funeral Mass will be at 9 a.m. Monday at the Church of the Little Flower, the Rev. Henry

 Schmidt officiating. Burial will be in Camp Butler National Cemetery. Staab Funeral Home is in

 charge of arrangements.

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: June 09, 1994

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 12

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Helen Schmidt, 93, of Sherman died at 1:45 a.m. Wednesday at St. John's Hospital.

 She was born April 5, 1901, in Riverton, the daughter of Wesley and Albina Kobeck Prehoda.

 She married Joseph Schmidt in 1922. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1962; a

 granddaughter; three brothers, John, Wesley and Bartholomew Prehoda; four sisters, Mary

 Prehoda, Albina Vala, Josephine Went and Theresa Carey.

 Mrs. Schmidt had been a resident of Riverton most of her life, Springfield for 20 years and

 Sherman since 1987. She was a homemaker and a member of St. John Vianney Church.

 Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. R.E. (Virginia) Barnacastle of Brookville, Pa.; a son, Robert J.

 Schmidt of Sherman; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a sister, Mrs. Elizabeth

 Antonacci of Riverton; and several nieces and nephews.

 Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Friday at St. John Vianney Church, the Revs. James Fanale,

 Eugene Costa and Ralph Zetzel officiating. Burial in Camp Butler National Cemetery.

 Staab Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: June 11, 1994

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 9

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Evelyn Sartain Antonacci, 82, of Springfield, formerly of Riverton, died at 1:30 p.m.

 Friday at Walnut Ridge Nursing Home.

 She was born March 1, 1912, in Springfield, the daughter of George "Dode" and Anna

 Wondrock Dove. She was married to Elwood "Bus" Sartain from 1930 to 1945; he preceded

 her in death. She married Anthony V. Antonacci in 1950; he died in 1993. She was also

 preceded in death by a grandson; and son, Tom Sartain in 1994.

 Mrs. Antonacci had been a resident of Springfield since 1955. She was a statistician/bookkeeper

 for 15 years for Kurt Hitke Insurance Co. She was a member of St. Cabrini Church.

 Surviving are her daughter, Mary Ann Fritchman of Springfield; son, Don Sartain of Springfield;

 six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Naomi McGee and Lorene Dove,

 both of Springfield; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

 Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Staab Funeral Home, with the Rev. David Schauer

 officiating. Burial will be in Camp Butler National Cemetery. Glenn E. Tuxhorn

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: January 27, 1994

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 31

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Rex Allen Antonacci, 25, of Harvest, Ala., formerly of Loami, died at 7:15 a.m.

 Sunday at his residence.

 He was born Oct. 27, 1968, in Springfield, the son of Clarence E. and Joyce A. Barnett

 Antonacci.

 Surviving are his parents, Clarence E. "Bud" and Joyce A. Antonacci of Riverton; grandparents,

 Tony and Charlotte Antonacci of Riverton and Betty Lindsay of Springfield; great-grandmother,

 Ruth Gant of Riverton; four sisters, Mrs. Jim (Charlotte) Moffit of Gillette, Wyo., Mrs. Brian

 (Cindy) Cloyd of Loami, Mrs. Ray (Ruth) Mercer of Pleasant Plains and Lillian Catherine

 "Cathy" Antonacci of Riverton; a brother, Bruce Antonacci of Auburn; four nieces; and three

 nephews.

 Remains were cremated.

 Burial will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Oak Grove Cemetery, in rural Loami, with the Rev. Ken

 Gennicks officiating.

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: March 23, 1994

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 16

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Beatrice Cappelli, 90, of Springfield died at 5:10 p.m. Monday at her residence.

 She was born Nov. 5, 1903, in Calascio, Italy, the daughter of Dominic and Concetta Antonacci.

 She married Nicholas Cappelli in Toluca. Preceding her in death were her husband; and two

 sisters, Mary Spina and Lucy Rusciolelli.

 Mrs. Cappelli worked for many years in Springfield as a seamstress at Sherman Clothiers

 downtown and at Wozniak Interior Decorators. She was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic

 Church and St. Anthony's Study Club. Surviving are her son, Robert Cappelli of Springfield; two

 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; a sister, Mrs. Amelia Titone of Springfield; and several

 nieces, nephews and cousins.

 Funeral Mass will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, with the Rev.

 Victor Kaltenbach officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.

 Kirlin-Egan and Butler Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: October 11, 1995

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 10

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Nicholas Henry Antonacci, 83, of Riverton died Tuesday at Heritage Manor Nursing

 Home.

 

 He was born Nov. 10, 1911, in Riverton, the son of Biago and Rose Colomac Antonacci. He

 married Ann P. Pescitelli in 1932.

 Mr. Antonacci was a lifelong resident of Riverton. He was employed as a Coal Miner for

 Peabody Mine No. 59, a laborer for Evans Construction and a custodian for Riverton

 Elementary School. He was a member of St. James Church in Riverton, Riverton Athletic Club,

 Central Laborers Union No. 477 and United Mine Workers District No. 12 Local 9819.

 Survivors: wife, Ann P.; a daughter, Rose M. Woodard of Riverton; a son, Andrew J. Antonacci

 of Riverton; five grandchildren; a great-grandchild; two sisters, Mary Antonacci and Regina

 Hankley, both of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews.

 Services: Mass, 8:30 a.m. Thursday, St. James Catholic Church, Riverton, the Very Rev. John

 Renken VG officiating. Burial: Calvary Cemetery. Staab Funeral Home is in charge of

 arrangements.

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: December 23, 1995

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 12

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Jill Patricia Henry, 36, of Dawson, formerly of Springfield and Riverton, died Friday at

 St. John's Hospice.

 She was born July 11, 1959, in Springfield, the daughter of Jefferson L. and Fannie C. Beck

 Heninger. She married Harold L. Henry III in 1993. Mrs. Henry had lived in Dawson since 1982

 and had been an operation supervisor at Bank One since 1976. She was a member of the United

 Methodist Church of Dawson.

 Survivors: husband, Harold; a daughter, Ashley Ann Cole of Dawson; a stepdaughter, Rebecca

 L. Henry of Springfield; a stepson, Harold L. "Bill" Henry of St. Louis; parents, Jefferson and

 Fannie Heninger of Springfield; two sisters, Mrs. John (Becky) Antonacci of Mahomet and Mrs.

 Mark (Jennifer) Boston of Springfield; a brother, Jeffrey Heninger of Springfield; two aunts; an

 uncle; several nieces, nephews and cousins; two great-nephews and a great-niece.

 Services: 10 a.m. Wednesday, Staab Funeral Home, the Rev. J. Steven Smith officiating. Burial:

 Camp Butler National Cemetery.

 

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: February 04, 1995

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 14

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Amelia G. Titone, 87, of Springfield died Thursday at her residence.

 She was born April 7, 1907, in the province of Aquila Calascio, Italy, the daughter of Dominic

 and Concetta Antonacci Antonacci. She married Andrew Titone in 1922; he died in 1972.

 Mrs. Titone had lived in Springfield since 1928. She worked as a seamstress for Wozniak

 Drapery and Upholstery and Stern's Furniture.

 She was a member of St. Anthony Study Club.

 Survivors: a daughter, Mrs. William (Vickie) Bredemeyer of Springfield; two sons, John R. and

 Dominic P. Titone, both of Springfield; 22 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; a

 great-great-grandson; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

 Services: Mass, 9:30 a.m. Monday, St. Aloysius Church, the Rev. Thomas J. Dennis officiating.

 Burial: Calvary Cemetery.

 Staab Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: June 28, 1995

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 16

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Carolyn E. "Carrie" Hatfield, 84, of Springfield died Tuesday at St. John's Hospital.

 She was born July 3, 1910, in Riverton, the daughter of Isadore and Theresa Cicci Fanale. She

 married John Dillsaver in 1944; he died in 1961. She married Donald L. Hatfield in 1969.

 Mrs. Hatfield was a resident of Springfield for most of her life. She retired in 1980 after 25 years

 as a clerk with the Illinois secretary of state. She also was co-owner and a beautician at her own

 beauty shop. She was a farmer in the Mount Pulaski area for several years. She was a member

 of St. Aloysius Church.

 Survivors: husband, Donald L.; two daughters, Mrs. Dewey (Carol) Kalmer of Peoria and Joan

 M. Malerich of South Dakota; two stepdaughters, Mrs. Darrell (Patty) Ward of West Chicago

 and Mrs. Mike (Donna) Seitz of Rockford; four grandchildren; two sisters, Margaret Cooke of

 Springfield and Gilda Antonacci of Riverton; a brother, Henry Fanale of Riverton; and several

 nieces, nephews and cousins. Services: Mass, 9:30 a.m. Friday, St. Aloysius Church, the Rev.

 James O'Shea officiating. Committal service: 11 a.m. Friday, Mount Pulaski Cemetery.

 Staab Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: July 13, 1995

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 11

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Ada M. Iocca, 82, of Springfield died Tuesday at St. John's Hospital.

 She was born May 6, 1913, in Riverton, the daughter of Pasquale and Marie Antonacci Iocca.

 Miss Iocca worked at the Illinois secretary of state's office in Springfield for 48 years, retiring in

 December 1991. She was a member of St. Aloysius Catholic Church.

 Survivors: a brother, Mario Iocca of Springfield; two sisters, Mrs. John (Jean) Trello and Mrs.

 Victor (Pat) Ranalletta, both of Springfield; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

 Services: Mass, 10 a.m. Friday, St. Aloysius Catholic Church, the Rev. James O'Shea officiating.

 Burial: Calvary Cemetery.

 Kirlin-Egan and Butler Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 Russell C. Anderson

 Memorial services for Russell C. "Andy" Anderson of Springfield will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday

 at Hope Presbyterian Church, the Rev. John Buzza officiating. Private burial will be held in

 Clinton.

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: August 11, 1995

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 14

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Irene E. Kelly, 72, of Springfield died Thursday at Heritage Manor.

 She was born Oct. 15, 1922, in Springfield, the daughter of Joseph and Nora Antonacci

 Flammini. She married Amos Calvin Kelly in 1945 in Springfield; he died in 1977.

 Mrs. Kelly was a resident of Springfield for most of her life. She was a member of St. Joseph

 Catholic Church.

 Survivors: three sons, Thomas C., James V. and Joseph A. Kelly, all of Springfield; two

 daughters, Mrs. Stanley (Barbara) McDonald of Girard and Mrs. Steven (Irene) Pasley of

 Springfield; seven grandchildren; two great-grandsons; two sisters, Jessie Garrett and Mrs.

 Walter (Josephine) Chekas, both of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews. Services: 10

 a.m. Monday, Vancil Memorial Funeral Chapel. Burial: Camp Butler National Cemetery.

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: January 12, 1996

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 12

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Fred A. Antonacci, 82, of Riverton died Wednesday at St. John's Hospice. He was

 born April 8, 1913, in Riverton, the son of Luca and Mary Josephine Iocca Antonacci. He

 married Della A. Gantt in 1937.

 Mr. Antonacci was a lifelong resident of Riverton. He was a carpenter for Union Local 16,

 retiring in 1980, and had been a welder at Allis-Chalmers. He was a member of St. James

 Catholic Church of Riverton, Union Local 16 of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters for 40

 years and a past member of Knights of Columbus Marian Council 3914 in Riverton, of the

 Riverton Volunteer Fire Department and the United Mine Workers.

 Survivors: wife, Della Antonacci of Riverton; a daughter, Barbara Antonacci Hampson of

 Springfield; a son, Ron L. Antonacci of Huntington Beach, Calif.; three grandchildren; a sister,

 Mrs. Lee (Violet) Bumgarner of Springfield; four brothers, Frank and George Antonacci, both of

 Riverton, Armond Antonacci of Chatham and Daniel Antonacci of Springfield; and several

 nieces, nephews and cousins.

 Services: 11 a.m. Saturday, Staab Funeral Home, the Very Rev. John Renken V.G. officiating.

 Burial: St. John's Hospice.

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: February 16, 1996

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 26

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Mario "Mel" Iocca, 74, of Springfield died Wednesday at St. John's Hospital.

 

 He was born March 20, 1921, in Springfield, the son of Pasquale and Marie Antonacci Iocca.

 He married Rosemary Koenig in Springfield in 1950. Mr. Iocca, a graduate of Lanphier High

 School, retired from The Office Store Co. in 1988. He was a member of St. Aloysius Catholic

 Church and the Elder Tree Club.

 Survivors: wife, Rosemary; three sons, Stephen, John and Matthew Iocca, all of Springfield; five

 daughters, Mrs. James (Rainie) Dallavis, Mrs. Richard (Janet) Porter, Mrs. Gordon (Linda)

 Wells and Mrs. Ralph (Marti) Thompson, all of Springfield, and Mrs. Mark (Colette) Hohimer of

 Park Ridge; 15 grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. John (Jean) Trello and Mrs. Victor (Pat)

 Ranalletta, both of Springfield; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Services: Mass, 10 a.m.

 Saturday, St. Aloysius Catholic Church, the Rev. Kevin Sullivan officiating. Burial: Calvary

 Cemetery. Kirlin-Egan and Butler Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

 

 

 Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: February 02, 1997

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 11

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Madeline M. Blue, 73, of Springfield died Friday at St. John's Hospital. She was born

 Sept. 18, 1923, in Auburn, the daughter of Pietro and Giovanna Oldra Colameco. She married

 Donald F. Blue in 1948 in Springfield. Mrs. Blue worked for Kresge's for 10 years. She retired

 from Sears, Roebuck and Co. in 1982 after 30 years of service. A volunteer, she had worked in

 the gift shop at St. John's Hospital.

 Survivors: husband, Donald; two sisters, Anna M. Burge and Esther A. Antonacci, both of

 Springfield; and several nieces and nephews.

 Funeral Mass: 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Agnes Church, the Rev. Thomas Hagstrom officiating.

 Burial: Camp Butler National Cemetery.

 Bisch and Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

 Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: February 03, 1997

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 13

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Valentino John "T.J." Antonacci, 68, of Riverton died Saturday at St. John's Hospital.

 He was born Feb. 14, 1928, in Riverton, the son of Ike and Helen Frasco Antonacci. He

 married G. June DeWitt in 1957.

 Mr. Antonacci was a lifelong Riverton resident and a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. A

 construction worker, he was a member of Laborers Union Local 477. He was also a member of

 St. James Catholic Church and Sparrows Club, both in Riverton.

 Survivors: wife, G. June; two daughters, Mrs. Gregory (Vicky) Petitt of Springfield and Sandra

 Antonacci of Riverton; five sons, John Antonacci of Manassas, Va., Staff Sgt. Thomas Antonacci

 of Robbins AFB, Ga., Edward Antonacci of Riverton, William and Michael Antonacci, both of

 Champaign; a sister, Susie Antonacci of Riverton; a brother, Vito Antonacci of Chicago; three

 aunts; two uncles; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral Mass: 10 a.m. Wednesday at St.

 James Catholic Church. Burial: Camp Butler National Cemetery.

 Staab Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: March 04, 1997

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 14

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Josephine L. Chekas, 78, of Springfield died Monday at St. John's Hospice. She was

 born June 2, 1918, in Riverton, the daughter of Joseph and Nora Antonacci Flammini. She

 married Walter Chekas on Oct. 19, 1944.

 A Springfield resident for most of her life, Mrs. Chekas was a homemaker and had worked at

 Sangamo Electric and Ursuline Convent.

 She was a member of St. Joseph's Church and Altar and Rosary Society.

 Survivors: husband, Walter C.; a daughter, Mrs. Thomas M. (Terry L.) Mahoney of Springfield;

 a sister, Mrs. Jessie Garrett of Springfield; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

 Funeral Mass: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Joseph Church, the Rev. Pat Render officiating.

 Burial: Calvary Cemetery.

 Staab Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

 Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: April 13, 1997

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 20

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Burldine Dennis, 70, of Springfield died Friday at St. John's North.

 She was born Nov. 23, 1926, in Williamsville, the daughter of Virgil T. and Glenna M. Parsons

 Dennison. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Dennis in 1975.

 Survivors: five brothers, Earl F. Dennison of Whitefish, Mont., Wilbur M. Dennison of Cantrall,

 Walter L. Dennison of Williamsville, John R. and Norman B. Dennison, both of Springfield; three

 sisters, Lydia Thelma Dambacher, Evelyn D. Freeman and Janet L. Antonacci, all of Springfield;

 and several nieces and nephews.

 Services: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Mott and Henning Funeral Home in Athens, the Rev. Norman

 Mendell officiating. Burial: Walnut Hill Cemetery, Williamsville.

 Relatives

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: May 13, 1997

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 10

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Frank Antonacci, 87, of Spaulding, died Monday at St. John's Hospital. He was born

 June 29, 1909, in Riverton, the son of Luke and Mary Josephine Iocca Antonacci. He married

 Georgia A. Warren in 1929.

 Mr. Antonacci, a resident of Spaulding most of his life, was a coal miner and laborer for Union

 Local 477. He was a member of St. James Church in Riverton, Laborer's Union Local 477 and

 the United Mine Workers of America Local in Pawnee, Knights of Columbus Marion Council

 3914 of Riverton and served as a member of the Spaulding Village Board for 42 years.

 Survivors: wife, Georgia A.; two daughters, Virginia Stone and Mrs. Frank (Norma Jean)

 Parrish, both of Springfield; 10 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; four

 great-great-grandchildren; a sister, Mrs. Lee (Violet) Baumgarner of Springfield; three brothers,

 Armond Antonacci of Chatham, and Dan and George Antonacci, both of Riverton; and several

 nieces, nephews and cousins.

 Services: 1 p.m. Wednesday, Staab Funeral Home, the Rev. Kenneth Steffen officiating. Burial:

 Oak Hill Cemetery, near Riverton.

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: May 26, 1997

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 22

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: LITCHFIELD -- Bernard Lyman Hammond, 78, of Litchfield died Saturday at St.

 Francis Hospital, Litchfield.

 Survivors: a son, Dale Hammond of Litchfield; two daughters, Mary Antonacci of Carlinville and

 Mrs. Lester (Lois) Peper of Raymond; and two granddaughters.

 Services: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Plummer Funeral Home, Litchfield. Burial: Elm Lawn

 Cemetery, Litchfield.

 

 

 

 Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: February 03, 1997

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 13

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Talmadje DeWitt Mansfield, 62, of Springfield died Tuesday at his residence.

 

 He was born Oct. 17, 1934, in Orange, Va., the son of Spurgeon and Leander White Mansfield.

 His first wife, Elizabeth Mansfield, preceded him in death. He then married Lurlene Northern in

 1970.

 Mr. Mansfield worked as a cook at the St. Nicholas for 20 years.

 Survivors: wife, Lurlene; three sons, Anthony Mansfield of North Carolina, Aaron Ricky

 Mansfield of Washington, D.C., and Seneca J. Johnson of Springfield; two stepsons, Michael

 Northern of Carbondale and Maurice Northern of Houston, Texas; a daughter, Darlene

 Mansfield of Washington, D.C.; two stepdaughters, Seletha Mehundrew of Detroit and Connie

 Northern of Houston; 22 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two sisters, Emily Fuller and

 Henrietta Green, both of Philadelphia. Services: noon Tuesday at James D. Memorial Chapel, the

 Rev. James A. Johnson officiating. Burial: Oak Hill Cemetery.

 

 

 

 

 Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: October 10, 1997

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 12

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Marilyn Lee Watts, 54, of Loami died Monday in rural Sangamon County.

 She was born July 15, 1943, in Springfield, the daughter of Clifford and Pauline Marx Miller. She

 married Donald L. Watts in 1962.

 Mrs. Watts, a resident of Loami for 30 years, was a self-employed housekeeper.

 Survivors: husband, Donald L. Watts; two daughters, Mrs. Stan (Pam) Cheung of Springfield,

 and Mrs. Bruce (Polly) Antonacci of Auburn; six grandchildren; mother, Pauline A. Miller of

 Springfield; a brother, Gary D. Miller of Loami; several aunts and uncles; and several nieces,

 nephews and cousins.

 Funeral Mass: 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sacred Heart Church, the Rev. John Ossola officiating. Burial:

 Calvary Cemetery. Staab Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Headline: ALICE L. ANTONACCI

 Publication Date: February 02, 1993

 Source: Buffalo News

 Page: C8

 Subjects: 

 Region: New York

 Obituary: Alice L. Antonacci, 74, of Rivershore Drive, office manager of the family-owned

 Como Restaurant, died Monday (Feb. 1, 1993) in Cleveland (Ohio) Clinic.

 A native of Niagara Falls, the former Alice L. DiRuscio was a 1936 graduate of Niagara Falls

 High School. She and her husband, Nick, were partners in Como Restaurant, and she was office

 manager until she became ill a few months ago. Her husband died in 1987.

 Mrs. Antonacci was a member of the St. Joseph Senior Citizens Club and Lodge 838, Loyal

 Order of Moose.

 Survivors include a son, Anthony of the Town of Niagara; three daughters, Mary Rose

 Antonacci, Cynthia Antonacci and Kathleen Hall; four sisters, Viola Grandinetti, Lily Metro,

 Linda Bagneschi and Hilda Wygonik; and five grandchildren.

 A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10:30 a.m. Thursday in St. Joseph's Catholic

 Church, 1413 Pine Ave., with prayers at 10 in M.J. Colucci & Son Funeral Chapel, 468 19th St.

 Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery. {Baldwin}.

 

Headline: SANTA A. FRASCA

 Publication Date: January 25, 1997

 Source: Buffalo News

 Page: C4

 Subjects: 

 Region: New York

 Obituary: Santa A. Frasca, 88, who worked for 23 years at Niagara Falls' Como Restaurant,

 which her father founded, died Friday (Jan. 24, 1997) in her home on Callan Drive after a long

 illness.

 The former Santa Antonacci was born in Calascio, Province of Aquila, Italy, and came to

 Niagara Falls with her family in 1937.

 She worked in the kitchen of her father's restaurant at 2220 Pine Ave. until the late 1950s. The

 Antonacci family still operates the restaurant.

 Mrs. Frasca's hobbies included needlework, cooking and gardening.

 Her husband, Peter, died in 1990.

 Survivors include a son, Vincent of Sanborn; a brother, Mario Antonacci, and a sister, Adeline

 Colucci, both of Niagara Falls; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

 A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10:30 a.m. Monday in St. Joseph's Catholic

 Church, 1413 Pine Ave., after prayers at 10 in M.J. Colucci and Son Funeral Chapel, 468 19th

 St. Entombment will be in Gate of Heaven Mausoleum. {N/String}.