Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: November 27, 1995

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 20

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Jennie Alexander, 90, of Springfield died Sunday at St. John's Hospice. She was born

 Nov. 24, 1905, in Springfield, the daughter of Demitrio and Ann Pescitelli Alexander.

 She had been a resident of Springfield all of her life. She worked in a shoe factory for 25 years,

 repairing damaged shoes. She was employed at St. John's Hospital for 10 years as nurse's aide in

 pediatrics. She was a member of St. Agnes Church.

 Survivors: a sister, Mary Alexander of Springfield; a niece; a nephew; two great-nieces; two

 great-nephews; three great-great-nieces; and four great-great-nephews.

 Services: 11 a.m. Tuesday, Staab Funeral Home, the Rev. Patrick Wright officiating. Burial:

 Calvary Cemetery.

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: December 26, 1996

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 17

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Rose A. Pescitelli Fiorucci, 90, of Springfield, formerly of Riverton, died Tuesday at

 Westabbe.

 She was born Dec. 22, 1906, in Riverton, the daughter of Angelo and Julia DiProfio Pescitelli.

 She married Julius Fiorucci; he preceded her in death. A Riverton resident for most of her life,

 she was a homemaker and a former employee of St. John's Hospital. She was a former member

 of St. James Church in Riverton.

 Survivors: a sister, Edith Prohaska of Riverton; three brothers, Fred and Angelo Pescitelli, both

 of Springfield, and William Pescitelli of Riverton; several nieces and nephews including Mrs.

 Frank (Susan) Owens of Springfield; several great-nieces, great-nephews and cousins. Funeral

 Mass: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Agnes Church, the Rev. Patrick Wright officiating. Burial: Calvary

 Cemetery.

 Staab Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

 

 Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: March 17, 1997

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 14

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: William George Pescitelli, 87, of Riverton died Sunday at St. John's Hospital.

 He was born April 26, 1909, in Riverton, the son of Angelo and Julia DeProfio Pescitelli. He

 married Livia "Lena" Santarelli in 1957.

 A lifelong Riverton resident, he was a coal miner at Springfield and Riverton coal mines for 17

 years. He also had worked for Producers Dairy and retired from The State-Journal Register after

 17 years in the maintenance department.

 A U.S. Army veteran of World War II, he was a member of St. James Catholic Church in

 Riverton.

 Survivors: wife, Livia "Lena"; a sister, Edith Prohaska of Riverton; two brothers, Fred and

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

 Funeral Mass: 1 p.m. Tuesday at St. James Catholic Church in Riverton, the Rev. Kenneth

 Steffen officiating. Burial: St. James Catholic Cemetery, Riverton.

 Staab Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 August A. Bordignon

 

 

 

 Headline: Charles White

 Publication Date: October 15, 1992

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: C5

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: EUREKA -- Charles E. White, 74, of rural Buckley, formerly of Eureka, died at 5

 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13, 1992, at his home.

 Born Nov. 11, 1917, in Woodford County to Richard and Margaret Boorn White, he married

 Mable I. Adams on June 16, 1940, in East Peoria. She died in 1985. He also was preceded in

 death by one daughter, Virginia.

 Surviving are two sons, Wayne of Champaign and Stanley of Thomasboro; three daughters, Joan

 White of Paxton and Cathy Newhart and Diane White, both of Anna; eight grandchildren; one

 brother, Louis of Eureka; and four sisters, Mary Underwood of Washington, Ill., Catharine

 Donnavon and Anna Mae Pescitelli, both of Peoria, and Dorothy Kamp of Eureka.

 He farmed in the Eureka, Chatsworth and Buckley communities and also was a carpenter. He

 played on numerous softball teams in east central Illinois.

 He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Loda where services will be at 11 a.m.

 Friday. The Rev. Gordon Mahoney will officiate. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 tonight at

 Ford-Baier Funeral Home in Paxton, with a rosary at 8. Cremation will be accorded.

 Memorials may be made to his church or any charity.

 

 Headline: George Kruzick

 Publication Date: January 17, 1992

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: B6

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: MORTON - George Kruzick, 64, of 134 Norwood St. died at 12:05 a.m. Thursday,

 Jan. 16, 1992, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

 Born April 22, 1927, in Taylorville to Andrew and Veronica Babich Kruzick, he married Julia A.

 Pescitelli on May 28, 1960, in Riverton.

 She survives along with one son, George A. of Morton; three daughters, Mrs. Michael (Rose)

 Zobrist and Mrs. Matthew (Paula) Morsch, both of Morton and Mary L. Kruzick of Peoria; four

 brothers, Joe of Springfield, Vincent of La Jolla, Calif., Bernard of Cahokia, and Philip of

 Atlanta, Ga.; three sisters, Ann Kruzick, Elizabeth Tobin and Celine Sestak, all of Springfield;

 and three grandchildren. One brother preceded him in death.

 He was a tax auditor for 33 years for the Internal Revenue Service in Peoria, retiring in 1983.

 A World War II Navy veteran, he was a member of Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in

 Morton and was a third-degree knight with the Morton Knights of Columbus.

 Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at his church, the Rev. Eugene Finnell officiating. Visitation

 will be from 6 to 9 tonight at Knapp-Johnson Funeral Home, Morton. Burial will be in

 Resurrection Cemetery, Peoria.

 Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or his church.

 

 

 Headline: Silvio Pescitelli

 Publication Date: April 14, 1994

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: D6

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: PEORIA -- Silvio A. "Al" Pescitelli, 74, of 611 E. Republic died at 5:15 p.m.

 Tuesday, April 12, 1994, at Saint Francis Medical Center.

 Born Sept. 7, 1919, to Domenic and Elizabeth Antonacci Pesci telli, he married Anna Mae

 White on June 12, 1948, in Peoria. She sur vives.

 Also surviving are two sons, A. Richard of Plantation, Fla., and Philip Douglas of Greenfield,

 Ind.; four brothers, Maurice of Creve Coeur, David of Ancona, Donald of Crystal Lake and

 Adolph of Toluca; one sister, Josephine Kovacevich of Streator; and six grandchildren. Two

 brothers preceded him in death.

 He was a World War II Army veteran.

 He worked for the United States Postal Service in Peoria for 24 years, retiring in 1982 from the

 special delivery department.

 He was a member of St. Bernard's Catholic Church and its Men's Club.

 He was a member of American Legion Post 2; Third Degree Knights of Columbus, Spalding

 Council 427; Old Timers Baseball Association; and the Chicago Cubs Boosters.

 Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at his church. The Rev. Thomas Miller will officiate. Visitation

 will be from 6 to 8 tonight at Wright & Salmon Mortuary, with recitation of the rosary at 6 p.m.

 Additional visitation will be a half-hour before services at the church. Entombment will be in

 Resurrection Mausoleum.

 Memorials may be made to St. Bernard's School Foundation.

 

 Headline: Louis White

 Publication Date: January 05, 1997

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: C14

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: EUREKA -- Louis R. White, 80, of 106 S. Callendar died at 2:22 p.m. Saturday,

 Jan. 4, 1997, at his residence.

 Born July 3, 1916, in rural Eureka to Richard C. and Margaret Boorne White, he married

 Dorothy Crossman on July 1, 1939, in East Peoria. She survives.

 Also surviving are one son, Stewart of Eureka; one daughter, Amy White of Eureka; four sisters,

 Mary Underwood of Washington, Catherine Donnovan and Anna Mae Pescitelli, both of Peoria,

 and Dorothy Kamp of Eureka; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. One brother

 preceded him in death.

 He was a farmer all of his life, retiring in 1983. He also formerly worked at Caterpillar Inc. and

 was a foreman for the Illinois Department of Transportation. He later served as road

 commissioner of Montgomery Township in Woodford County.

 He was a member of Illinois Agriculture Association and Woodford County Farm Bureau. He

 was a former member of Unit District 140 Advisory School Council.

 He played on the Caterpillar Baseball Team, where he was a pitcher.

 A member of Central Illinois Pony Club, he was a leader for the 4-H clubs in the Eureka area

 and helped introduce the Horse and Pony Class.

 He was a member of St. Luke's Catholic Church in Eureka, where services will be at 10 a.m.

 Monday. The Rev. James Purcell will officiate. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 tonight at Otto-Argo

 Funeral Home, with recitation of the rosary at 8 p.m. Further visitation will be 30 minutes before

 services at the church. Burial will be in Olio Cemetery.

 Memorials may be made to Home Health Care Plus Inc., 514 Court St., Pekin, Ill. 61554.

 

 Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: July 08, 1993

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 16

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Theresa Pescitelli

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: July 08, 1993

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 16

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Theresa Pescitelli, 82, of Springfield, formerly of Riverton, died at 1:59 a.m.

 Wednesday at St. John's Hospital.

 She was born July 7, 1911, in Jessup, Pa., the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Angelo Tranquilli. She

 married Dominic "Rick" Pescitelli in 1935; he died in 1969. Also preceding her in death were

 three brothers, Joseph, Ethelo and Roland Tranquilli; a sister, Mary Weber; a daughter, Lucy

 Ann Hudson in 1992; and a grandson.

 Mrs. Pescitelli was an assembler at Pillsbury Mills for several years before retiring. She was a

 member of St. James Church in Riverton.

 Surviving are a sister, Mrs. Emily Fullenwider of Riverton; a brother, Eugene Tranquilli of

 Riverton; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Friday at St.

 James Church, Riverton, with the Rev. David Lantz officiating. Burial will be in Calvary

 Cemetery. Staab Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: August 17, 1994

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 28

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Frances E. Bramlet, 88, of Springfield died Monday at St. John's North. She was

 born Feb. 1, 1906, in Springfield, the daughter of Gabriel and Caroline Boehle Adelman. She

 married Lyn C. Bramlet in 1924; he died in 1980.

 Mrs. Bramlet was a lifelong resident of Springfield and a homemaker. She was a member of

 Sacred Heart Church and Altar and Rosary Society, St. Mary's Branch 218 of Western Catholic

 Union, St. Joseph's Home Coterie, St. Louise De Marilac, Catholic Daughters of America and

 Sacred Heart Senior Citizens.

 Survivors: three daughters, Mrs. Thomas (Mary) Schnirring and Carolyn Bramlet, both of

 Springfield, and Mrs. Henry (Barbara) Pescitelli Jr. of Riverton; son, Robert L. Bramlet of

 Springfield; 17 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; and

 several nieces, nephews and cousins.

 Services: Mass, 9 a.m. Thursday, Sacred Heart Church, the Revs. Roger Simpson, John Eck

 and Eugene Cieslik officiating. Burial: Calvary Cemetery. Staab Funeral Home is in charge of

 arrangements.

 

 

 

 Headline: OBITUARIES
Publication Date: January 28, 1994
Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL
Page: 31
Subjects:  
Region: Illinois
Obituary: Dora E. Pescitelli, 75, of Grand Prairie, Texas, formerly of Springfield, died at 3 a.m. Wednesday at Dallas-Fort Worth Medical Center in Grand Prairie.
She was born June 12, 1918, in Bloomington, the daughter of Glenn and Mary Ellen Dilkey Horn. Preceding her in death were a son, Ronnie Robinson; two brothers, Jim McGinnis and Virgil McGinnis; a sister, Myrtle Klauzer; and a great-grandson.
Mrs. Pescitelli was employed as a lab technician at Pillsbury Mills for 37 years, retiring in 1984.
Surviving are two daughters, Lorene Moore of Grand Prairie, Texas, and Helen Bowers of Orcutt, Calif.; three brothers, Leo and Earl Horn, both of Springfield, and Jack Horn of Citrus Heights, Calif.; two grandsons; a granddaughter; two great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Remains were willed to Texas State University Southwestern Medical School in Dallas.

 

Headline: James Dentino

 Publication Date: October 01, 1997

 Source: Peoria Journal Star

 Page: D6

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: PEORIA -- James Dentino, 88, of 510 W. Westwood Drive died at 11:45 a.m.

 Monday, Sept. 29, 1997, at Rosewood Care Center in Peoria.

 Born Feb. 27, 1909, in Toluca to Thomas and Concetta Caruso Dentino, he married Ella

 Mucciante on June 15, 1935, in Riverton. She survives.

 Also surviving are one son, Richard of San Jose, Calif.; one daughter, Teresa Dentino of San

 Francisco; one brother, Mario of Cape Coral, Fla.; two sisters, Isolina Burke of Santa Barbara,

 Calif., and Angeline Wilson of Los Angeles; and seven grandchildren. Two sons, Dr. Ronald and

 Merle, and four brothers preceded him in death.

 He was a meat inspector for the United States Department of Agriculture for many years.

 He was a member of St. Philomena Catholic Church in Peoria and the Italian American Society.

 Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at his church. The Rev. Don Roszkowski will officiate.

 Visitation will be from 6 to 8 tonight at Wright & Salmon Mortuary, with recitation of the rosary

 at 7:15 p.m. Additional visitation will be 30 minutes before services at the church. Burial will be in

 St. Joseph's Cemetery in West Peoria.

 Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or to St. Philomena School

 Endowment Fund.

 

Headline: Anne Dugard
Publication Date: January 25, 1999
Source: Peoria Journal Star
Page:  
Subjects:  
Region:  
Obituary: PEORIA -- Anne C. Dugard, 98, of 611 W. Timothy Drive died at
11:35 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 23, 1999, at her residence.
Born Aug. 17, 1900, in Calascio, Italy, to Michael and Maria Del Grossi Pescitelli, she married Joseph W. Dugard on Nov. 24, 1927, in Peoria. He died March 30, 1973, in Peoria.
Three brothers and two sisters preceded her in death.
Surviving are two sons, Michael and Edward, both of Peoria; three daughters, Lorraine Dugard, with whom she made her home, Mrs.
Donald (Elizabeth) Spenard of Kankakee and Sister Marya Dugard of Sinsinawa, Wis.; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
She was a chief telephone operator in Beausejour, Manitoba, Canada.
She was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Peoria and its Women's Guild. She was a former member of the Legion of Mary and St. Bernard's Mother's Club.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at her church. The Rev.
Patrick Henahan will officiate. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m.
Tuesday at Wright & Salmon Mortuary, with recitation of the rosary at 5 p.m. Further visitation will be 30 minutes before services at the church. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery in West Peoria.