Joliet Obituaries

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  • Wednesday Jan 21 | via Bureau County Republican 

    Emma 'Toddy' Mikuska

    Emma Jean "Toddy" Mikuska , 79, was welcomed into heaven on Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, with her loving family by her side. She passed away following a brief illness while being cared for by St. Thomas Hospice at Adventist LaGrange Hospital.

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  • Wednesday Jan 21 | via Daily Chronicle 

    Joliet friends, neighbors and customers remember sla...

    JOLIET – The death of Mohammad Eid shocked and saddened dozens of his friends, neighbors and customers of the Gardner Food Mart in Joliet, where he worked until he was killed Monday in a botched armed robbery. Those who loved him gathered outside the Joliet store near Nowell Park on a cold Tuesday evening to pay their respects to Eid, who knew many of them by name, including the neighborhood children.

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  • Tuesday Jan 20 | via Chicago Tribune 

    Dozens attend vigil for slain Joliet store clerk

    Mohammad Y. Eid, who police say was also the store owner's son, was killed after two masked men attempted to rob the Gardner Food Mart, at 1000 Gardner St. One of the men showed a handgun and demanded money from Eid. The 24-year-old clerk grabbed a handgun kept behind the counter and shots were fired by both men, police said.

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  • Tuesday Jan 20 | via WLS-AM Chicago 

    Joliet man dies in crash off I-55 in southwest suburbs

    Steve R. McMullan, 34, was driving southbound on Interstate 55 when his vehicle left the roadway and struck multiple trees, the Will County coroner's office said. The vehicle then came to a rest in a ditch off Frontage Road.

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  • Thursday Jan 8 | via PRWeb 

    161 Year Old Family Business Heals Hearts Across Ame...

    Jeffrey Dames of the Fred C. Dames Funeral Homes is proud to announce the fifth year anniversary of Professional Partners, LLC, a nationwide company formed by a small group of family-owned and operated funeral home directors, who have made it their mission to lower their operational expenses, directly benefiting all the families who call upon them. Jeffrey Dames of the Fred C. Dames Funeral Homes is a founding partner of Professional Partners, LLC which was formed specifically to help the individual family-owned and operated community of funeral directors throughout the United States, pool resources and purchase products and services as a group, not as an individual.

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  • Wednesday Jan 7 | via Free Press 

    Ryan Soltysik

    Ryan Michael Soltysik, 20, of Bradley, IL, passed away Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, at the University of Chicago in Chicago, IL after a battle with a six month illness. He was born Feb. 27, 1994 in Joliet, IL.

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  • Tuesday Jan 6 | via Herald-Citizen 

    Linda Brown

    Funeral services for Linda Jane Brown, 68, of Sparta, will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 7, from the chapel of Whitson Funeral Home in Cookeville. Burial will follow in LaFever Cemetery in White County.

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  • Tuesday Jan 6 | via Free Press 

    Russell Huston

    Russell "Mike" Huston, 99, of Braceville, IL, passed away Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015 at the Morris Hospital in Morris, IL. Born May 20, 1915 in Braceville, he was the son of Russell A. and Rose E. Huston.

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  • Sunday Jan 4 | via Northwest Herald 

    Wight Sr., George

    George Wight, Sr. Born: June 7, 1928; in Joliet, IL Died: Jan. 1, 2015; in Crystal Lake, IL George Wight, Sr., 86, of Crystal Lake, passed away peacefully January 1, 2015, in Crystal Lake. He was born on June 7, 1928, in Joliet, IL to Raulin and Rose Wight.

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  • Dec 15, 2014 | via Free Press 

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    Geraldine "Geri" Wiseman, 85, of Braceville passed away Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015 at her daughter's home in Braidwood under the care of Joliet Area Community Hospice. BRADLEY-Ryan Michael Soltysik, 20, of Bradley, IL, passed away Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, at the University of Chicago in Chicago, IL after a battle with a six month illness.

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  • Dec 15, 2014 | via Free Press 

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    Geraldine "Geri" Wiseman, 85, of Braceville passed away Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015 at her daughter's home in Braidwood under the care of Joliet Area Community Hospice. BRADLEY-Ryan Michael Soltysik, 20, of Bradley, IL, passed away Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, at the University of Chicago in Chicago, IL after a battle with a six month illness.

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