Betty Evelyn Ledbetter, 79, of Harrisburg, IL., formerlyRosic
She is survived by two daughters Janice Lynn and FrankJoiner(Sulfer Louisiana), Sheila and D.J. McGuire, (New Haven, Illinois) Granddaughters: Angie(Danny) Sweet, Jennifer(Brandon) Milligan and Alyssa McGuire. Grandson: Billy(Steffanie) Ferrell and three great-grandchildren. One brother, four sister-in-laws, twobrother-in-laws, and several nieces and nephews.
She was proceeded in death by her parents, husband, sister Lucille Keaton and brother Richard Croft.
Hardin County Funeral Services, Cox Funeral Home is in charge of services. Visitation will be
In Lieu of Flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Jordan Kull is the son of Lynn & Debbie (Drone) formerly of Ridgway and the grandson of Bill & Dot Drone of Ridgway. Jordan also lived in Ridgway for awhile with his grandparents.
Jordan Joseph Kull, age 31, of Alamont, IL, died on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014 at the St. Anthony Hospital in Effingham, IL. Jordan was born March 27, 1982 at St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital, Effingham, IL. He was the second child born into the Christian family of Lynn A. and Debra Ann (Drone) Kull. Jordan grew up with older sister, Audrey and younger brother, Trenton. Jordan was baptized and confirmed into his faith at the Immanuel Lutheran Church. He was the 5th generation as a life-long member of Immanuel Lutheran Church. Jordan received his education from the Altamont Lutheran Interparish School, Altamont Community High School, Lakeland and Galesburg Community College.
Jordan was most proud of is his son; Noah Kadan Kull Klimpel. Jordan loved to play and watch Noah in all of his sport activities. Athletics, weight lifting and boxing was a hobby where Jordan found so much enjoyment. Jordan never met a stranger. His charming smile, good heartedness and generosity touched so many lives.
He was especially fond of his grandparents, Gramms and Papa, his Aunt Patty and mentor, Pastor Lowell Donnelley.
He is survived by His:
Parents: Lynn A. and Debra Ann (Drone) Kull of Altamont, Illinois
Grandparents: Bill and Dorothy (Rash) Drone of, Ridgway Illinois
2 -Sons: Noah Kadan Kull Klimpel of Altamont, Illinois
Desmond James Klimpel of Altamont, Illinois
1- Brother: Trenton William (companion, Amber Schultze) Kull of Altamont, IL
1-Sister: Audrey Ann (companion, Lucas Lilly) Kull of New Orleans, LA
2-Uncles: Tony Kull of Altamont, Illinois
Jeff Drone of Altamont, Illinois
2 – Aunts: Patricia (husband, David) Emerson of Indianapolis, IN
Angela (husband, Larry) Ohnesorge of Sun City, Arizona
Several Relatives and Friends
He was preceded in death by His: Grandparents: Woodrow A. and Vera (Munzel) Kull
Visitation for family and friends will be conducted from 4:00pm-8:00pm on Friday evening, January 17, 2014 at the Kull Funeral Chapel, Altamont, Illinois. A second visitation will be held at Immanuel Lutheran Church from 10:00 am until 11:00 am or the time of the funeral services at the church. Rev. Dr. James F. Wright will be officiating and interment will follow at the Union Cemetery in Altamont.
In Lieu of flowers: Memorials they may be directed to the ALIS Athletic Department, Whoo Hoo Sisterhood or Donor’s Choice
Roy E. Lane
6/9/1940 - 1/13/2014
Roy E. Lane, age 73 of Ridgway died on Monday, January 13, 2014 in Ferrell Hospital in Eldorado, IL after an extended illness. Roy was born in Old Shawneetown on June 9, 1940 to the late Willie and Mae (Blakley) Lane. Roy had worked his entire life as a mechanic. He was married to Nina (Reeder) Lane who preceded him in death in 2012. Roy love the outdoors and was a really good fisherman on the river. He always enjoyed visiting and being around his friends. Roy was a member of the Church of God. He will be missed.
Roy is survived by 4 Daughters, Carolyn Sauls of Shawneetown, Marlene (Teddy) Moore of Shawneetown, Tina (Ray) Wright of Sturgis, KY, and Jeannie (Frank) O’Neal of Ridgway.
3 Step Daughters, Rosalie Jackson and Debbie McCarty both of Junction, IL, and Marilyn(Russell) Martin of Texas. 2 Brothers, Bill (Pat) Lane of Cave in Rock, IL, and Mack (Debbie) Lane of Eldorado. 2 Sisters, Melva Chapman of Ridgway and Ellen Darter of Marion, Il., 14 grandchildren, 19 great Grandchildren. Many nieces and nephews. A special friend Dot Winters.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Nina, a son Kenneth Lane, 2 brothers, John and Larry Lane and sisters, Betty Kerley, Della Price and Lillie Lane and great grandchild Riley Rhodes.
Visitation for Roy will be on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at the Cox & Son Funeral Home in Ridgway from 2:00PM to 3:00 PM. His funeral will immediately follow at the funeral home with Rev. Lyndal Sork officiating. Interment will follow at the Westwood Cemetery in Shawneetown.
Sherry Lynn Boulds
Sherry Lynn Boulds, age 57 of Ridgway died suddenly in Deaconess Hospital in Evansville IN from an apparent heart problem. She was surrounded by her family when she left this life. Lynn as most knew her was born a career military child, being born at the Eglin Air Force Base in Florida. Her parents were Charles and Evelyn (Shepard) Porter both deceased. The Porter family moved to Ridgway in the early 1970’s and Lynn graduated high school in Ridgway. On September 28, 1973 she married the love of her life, Jim Boulds who was tragically killed in an automobile accident in 1996. She started working for the Wabash Area Development Area (WADI) in the dietary department. Her love was to help the Head Start Families.
Lynn loved to read and was a very intelligent person. She loved her family as that was so important to her. She was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend and will be greatly missed.
Lynn is survived by 2 sons, Jason Boulds of Ridgway, and Jared Boulds of Tucson, AZ, and a daughter Dana Boulds of Ridgway, she is also survived by 3 grandchildren, Jaime Reynolds, Cassidy & Caleb Boulds. Lynn is also survived by 2 sisters, Kim Tipton and Myra Willis of Ridgway and her mother in law, Margaret Boulds of Ridgway. Lynn is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Jim, her brother, Wes Porter and her father in law, Ed Boulds.
Visitation for Lynn will be on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at the Cox & Son Funeral Home in Ridgway from 12 Noon till 1:00PM. A graveside service will follow at the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery with family and friends presiding.
In lieu of flowers Lynn had requested that donations be made to the Head Start Program at WADI. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
You may leave a note of comfort to the family at www.coxandson.com