K. Yvonne Kallenbach
Obit: Kathryn Yvonne Kallenbach, 75, of rural Versailles, passed away at 1:20 a.m. Friday, July 15, 2011, at Culbertson Memorial Hospital Long Term Care Facility in Rushville. She was born April 13, 1936, in Mount Sterling, the daughter of Earle and Grace Kathryn Williams Keith. She married Donald J. Kallenbach on Nov. 20, 1955, in Versailles, and he survives. Mrs. Kallenbach was a homemaker and assisted her husband with the operation of the family farm. She also had worked for Heritage Manor Nursing Home in Mount Sterling for several years and earlier in life had worked at several area grocery stores. Yvonne attended Brown County schools and graduated from Brown County High School with the class of 1954. She also attended the Zion Lutheran Church near her home for many years. Yvonne always enjoyed quilting, crocheting and was an avid reader. She was a true nature lover who enjoyed being outdoors, especially gardening, raising flowers and bird watching. Survivors include her husband, Don Kallenbach of Versailles; three children, Jon Kallenbach and his wife Patty of Versailles, Sue DeRose and her husband David of Lake Villa and Penny Hendricks of Mount Sterling; and six grandchildren, Jason and Justin (wife, Tammy) Kallenbach, all of Versailles, Adam and Brooke DeRose of Lake Villa and Jacob and Matthew Hendricks of Mount Sterling. One great-grandchild, Austin Kallenbach of Versailles also survives along with one sister, Ginny Gaffney of Springfield. She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Gene, George and Wes Keith; and one son-in-law, Dick Hendricks. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday in the Hendricker Funeral Home in Mount Sterling with Brian Ingram officiating. Burial will be at the Hebron Cemetery, south of Mount Sterling. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. on Sunday evening at the funeral home. Friends may also call from 8 a.m. until time of services on Monday at the funeral home. The Hendricker Funeral Home in Mount Sterling is in charge of the arrangements. [Quincy Herald Whig, Quincy, IL - Sub. by Ella Tittsworth]
Anna Price Kauffman
died: November 19, 1985
Mrs. Anna Kauffman, 75, of Versailles died at 12:05 p.m. Tuesday at Humana Hospital Springfield.
She was a retired cook from the Versailles School. Preceding her in death were her husband, Harold; parents, Seth and Nellie Turner Price; son, Kenneth; one brother; three sisters; and one greatgranddaughter.
Surviving are four children, Harold and Mrs. Ed (Donna) Logsdon, both of Springfield, and Gerald and Darlene Kauffman, both of Versailles; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday in the Versailles Christian Church and burial will be in Versailles West Side Cemetery.
Hufnagle Funeral Home, Mount Sterling, is in charge of arrangements [State Journal-Register, Springfield, IL, November 21, 1985]
Mrs. Gulielma KELLER was born in Roanoke County, North Carolina Aug. 30. 1804 and died Aug 1st, 1898. Was almost 94 year old. In her youth she married Joshua KELLER, now deceased 25 years 1day ago. Had 12 children, only 5 are living, those dying before her are, George V., William H., John R., Aletha GIDDINGS, Permelia PILE, Eliza THOMPSON, and Maria E. HARTLEY. Living are Clemetine A. McKINNEY of Washington, H.E. PILE of Olathe, Kansas, Lydia S. KELLER of California, T.E. KELLER of Clearwater and M. A. E. ORTON with who she lived at time of death. In her youth she was a member of Lutheran Church and later the United Brethren till death. Buried Mound Cemetery. Services by Elder H. G. Vandervoort at Christian Church in Mound, Tuesday PM.
[Clayton Enterprise Newspaper, Clayton, Illinois, August 2, 1898.]
Charles Lester Kelly, Jr.
Charles Lester Kelly Jr., 84, of 208 Beacon St. Interlachen, Fla., died July 2, 2011, in Lewisville, Texas. Kelly, as he preferred to be called, was born in Macomb on March 10, 1927, a son of Lester and Frieda Allen Kelly.Kelly served with honor and valor in the Korean War and was awarded the Bronze Star, Korean service medal with three Bronze Campaign Stars, United Nations Service Medal and a Meritorious Unit Commendation. He was a professional auctioneer, earning his colonel title in auction school in Iowa. He conducted many sales throughout Illinois and a few in Florida. He was a former president of the Illinois Auctioneers Association and a board member of the Certified Livestock Marketing Association. For many years he was in business with his father and uncle, Mike Kelly. He was an owner of Brown County Livestock Market. After moving to Florida in 1987, Kelly worked for the state of Florida in the maintenance department of Tacachale Center in Gainesville until his retirement. He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Hope Hougham Kelly of the Interlachen address; two daughters, Konnie Kelly of Evansville, Ind., and Kathleen Kelly Davis and spouse, Joel, of Denton, Texas, and a son, Charles (Chuck) L. Kelly III of Coppell, Texas, from his first marriage to their mother, Mary Alice Oldfather Kelly. In addition, he is survived by two daughters from his marriage to Hope Kelly, Jeannette Kelly and Heather Kelly Prox and spouse, Todd, also of Interlachen; two stepsons, Christopher Fleming of Key Largo, Fla., and Terry Fleming of Gainesville, Fla.; two stepdaughters, Cathleen Fleming Roy and spouse, Randy, of Lake Butler, Fla., and Juliet Stage of Deland, Fla; his sisters, Betty Kelly Keyes of Port Charlotte, Fla., and Tina Kelly Cox and spouse, Charles, of Macomb; nine grandchildren; five stepgrandchildren; one great-grandchild; seven stepgreat-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and devoted friends. He was preceded in death by two children, Louella Kelly Byers and Todd Allen Kelly; his parents; and three sisters, Dorothy Kelly Stauffer, Mavis Kelly Jackson and Shirley Kelly Gallaher. SERVICES: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in the Hersman (Ill) Cemetery, with military honors. There will be a memorial service at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church in Interlachen and a celebration of Kelly's life at his home in August. ARRANGEMENTS: Hendricker Funeral Home, Mount Sterling. [Quincy Herald Whig, Quincy, IL - Sub. by Ella Tittsworth]
Dwight "Duff" Claude Kerley
Dwight Claude "Duff" Kerley age 86 of Mt. Sterling, Illinois died at 1:20 p.m. Monday, Oct. 25, 2004, at Heritage Manor Nursing Home in Mt. Sterling.
He was born Dec. 3, 1917, in Lee Township in Brown County, the son of Claude and Ada McDannold Kerley. He married Frieda Margaret Womelsdorf Sept. 11, 1948 at Madison Park Christian Church in Quincy. She survives.
Mr. Kerley was a farmer and also worked as a machinist for Bohn Aluminum and Brass in Beardstown for 19 years, retiring in 1986.
Mr. Kerley was a veteran of World War II, having served his country in the United States Navy as Aviation Machinist Mate First Class. Local survivors include Mary Ann Kerley, Plymouth.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Lyle Kerley.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 29, 2004, at the Timewell Baptist Church with the Rev. Dale Gadberry officiating Burial will be in the Mounds Cemetery near Timewell. Military services will be conducted at the graveside.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Thursday Oct. 28, 2004, at the Hendricker Funeral Home, Mt. Sterling. Friends may also call one hour prior to services on Friday at the church.
The Hendricker Funeral Home, Mt. Sterling, is in charge of the arrangements. [Eagle Publications, November 4, 2004]
Cornelius "Blackie" Marcellus Kindhart
died: February 27, 1993
MOUNT STERLING - Cornelius Marcellus "Blackie" Kindhart, 77, of Mount Sterling, died at 12:06 p.m. Saturday at St. John's Hospital.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Hendricker Funeral Home, Mount Sterling, with burial in Versailles West Side Cemetery.
Surviving are his wife, Mabel Alice Sorrells Kindhart; a son, Gary of Browning; two daughters, Mrs. Clarence (Marcella) Herald of Mount Sterling and Mrs. Fred (Cheryl) Johnson of Jacksonville; four grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; two brothers, Charlie of Clayton and Bernard of Greer, S.C.; two sisters, Frances Sullivan of Mount Sterling and Ruth Means of Clayton; several nieces and nephews. [State Journal-Register, Springfield, IL, February 28, 1993, Page: 29]
Doran F. Kindhart
Doran F. Kindhart, 79, of Macomb, died at 5 a.m. Monday, Sept. 24, 2001, at McDonough District Hospital. He was born Jan. 10, 1922, in Brown County, the son of Walter and Anna Pratt Douglas.
He is survived by two sons, Don (Pat) Kindhart, Good Hope, and Mike (Thelma) Kindhart, Macomb; one daughter, Letha Beghtol, Macomb; one sister, Nellie Ford, Macomb; 12 grandchildren; 20
great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; his twin brother, who died in early childhood; two other brothers; three stepbrothers; and one stepsister.
Doran had lived in Media for more than 30 years, where he worked as a farmer for Archie and Gene Heap, until his retirement. He then moved to Macomb to be closer to his children; later, for a short time, he was a resident of the Elms Nursing Home in Macomb.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, 2001, at Clugston-Tibbitts Funeral Home in Macomb, with Pastor John Keck officiating. Burial will be at Walnut Grove Cemetery in Media. Clugston-Tibbitts Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. [Eagle Publications, September 27, 2001]
Funeral services were held Thursday at Mt. Sterling for the mother of Tony Kunkel. [True Republican, 7 July 1959]