Stephanie D. Duffield

Stephanie D. Duffield, 36, passed away Thursday afternoon July 30 at Liverpool. Cremation will be accorded. A graveside service will be held at 10:30 a.m Saturday August 8at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lewistown with Reverend Shane Smith officiating. Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Friday August 7th at the Henry-Lange Memorial Home in Lewistown…

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First installment due in Mason County

Mason County Treasurer, Cari Meeker, would like to remind the tax payers that the first installment of real estate taxes and mobile home privilege tax is due on Monday, August 3rd. At this time, a mask is required to enter the courthouse and the Treasurer’s office only allows one person at a time in the…

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David H. Cunningham

David H. Cunningham, 84, of Fremont, CA, formerly of Havana, passed away on Thursday, July 9 at his home. David was born on March 30, 1936, the son of Hugh B. and Fae E. Cunningham. He was preceded in death by his and his lifelong partner and companion, Mirra Morrison, his parents and sister, Anne…

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Ronald “Ron” Jay Fletcher

On Wednesday, July 22, the Lord peacefully called home Ronald “Ron” Jay Fletcher, 78, at 7:03 p.m. He was born June 11, 1942 in Mason City to W.J and Irma (Dierker) Fletcher. He married his wife Bonnie (Whitehead) June 15, 1962 who survives. Ron was the proud father of two children, Becky (Greg) Johnson of…

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Felix J. “Jack” Fowler

Felix J. “Jack” Fowler, 87, of Havana passed away at his home on Sunday, July 19. He was born on August 25, 1932 in Pawnee, to Alfred and Christine Walz Fowler. He married Sarah J. Smith on February 19, 1955 in Virden. She preceded him in death on July 16, 2011. Mr. Fowler is survived…

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Thomas E. Artman

It is with profound sorrow that the family of  shares the news of his death on July 5. Mr. Artman is a longtime Fulton County resident, having lived in his home in Wee-Ma-Tuk for the last 45 years. He had recently been staying with his daughter and her family in the Chicago suburbs. His wife…

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Joseph P. “Joe” Coleman

Joseph P. “Joe” Coleman, 57, of Lewistown, passed away at 8:50 p.m. Thursday July 9 at OSF S. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. He was born July 5, 1963 at Macomb, the son of Lawrence and Lois E. (Burgard) Coleman. Survivors include his mother, Lois Gorsage of Canton, three brothers, Terry (Liz) Coleman of Loves…

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Robert E. “Bob” Williams

Robert E. “Bob” Williams, 71, of Lewistown, passed away at 5:30 a.m. Friday July 10 at the Clayberg Nursing Home in Cuba. He was born May 15, 1949 the son of Jessie and Elsie Williams. Survivors include three children, six grandchildren, and several cousins. Bob last worked at Dickson Mounds Museum where he enjoyed his…

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Eva Mae Craggs

Eva Mae Craggs, 91, of Havana, passed away at her daughter’s home at 1:15 p.m., Saturday, July 11 surrounded by her loving family. She was born September 26, 1928, in Monticello, Kentucky to Lester and Zollie Velma (Powell) Morrow. She was raised by her mother and loving step-father, Charles H. Dearing. She married George D.…

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Charles E. “Gene” Haggerty

Charles E. “Gene” Haggerty, 87, of rural Smithfield passed away at 7:59 p.m. Wednesday July 8 at his residence. He was born February 21, 1933 at Cuba the son of Charles J. and Mary Rita (Ford) Haggerty. He married Iona Wells on April 2, 1965 at Checkrow. She survives along with four daughters, Tina Payne-Reed…

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