Effingham Daily News, Effingham, IL

Death Notices

July 27, 2013

Mary Ozier

Mary Roberta (Bertie) Ozier, beloved sister, wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother, went peacefully at her home on July 26, 2013.

Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Christ the King Catholic Church, Greenup. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Sunday at Barkley Funeral Chapel, Greenup, with wake service at 5 p.m. Burial will be in Greenup Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Christ the King Catholic Church and Hospice of Lincolnland or the donor’s choice. Online condolences may be expressed at www.barkleyfuneralchapels.com.

Bertie was born to Franklin and Grace (Layman) Tharp of Greenup, on May 28, 1931. She married Noel Grant (Dooney) Ozier on April 11, 1953. He preceded her in death in 1972. She will be missed deeply and remembered always as the great woman she was.

Bertie was a member of Christ the King Catholic Church in Greenup. She spent her career as a licensed practical nurse at St. Anthony’s Hospital in Effingham, IL and the Cumberland Nursing Center in Greenup.

Bertie is survived by her nine children, Ben (Barb) Ozier of Cerro Gordo, Cathy (Frank) Funneman of Effingham, Dan (Cindy) Ozier of St. Joseph, Steve (Diana) Ozier of Woodbury, Vince Ozier, Lima, Ohio, Angie (Raymond) Watkins of Toledo, George Ozier of Greenup, Greg (Rosemary) Ozier of Greenup, and Roger (Julie) Ozier of Greenup; two stepsons, Jim Ozier of New Athens, and Bill (Jane) Ozier of Charleston; sisters, Virginia Quinter of Flower Mount, Texas, and Nancy (John) Gard of Casey; brothers, Jesse Tharp of Newton and Dan (Norma) Tharp of Mahomet; 32 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; stepson, Robert Ozier; and brother, Dale Tharp.

Sign the guestbook at www.effinghamdailynews.com.

1
Text Only
Death Notices
  • Damian Apke Damian J. “Joe” Apke, 73, of Effingham, died at 8:11 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center, Mattoon.A memorial service will be at a later date. Bauer Funeral Home, Effingham, is assisting the family with arrangements. Onl

    July 25, 2014

  • 7-25 Jeremy Vahling obit photo Jeremy Vahling Jeremy Alan Vahling, 33, of Bone Gap, died at 10:55 a.m. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at his home.Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. today, July 25, at Bone Gap Cemetery with Kirk Rowe officiating. Memorials may be made to the family and can be left at

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • 7-25 Helena Smith obit photo Helena Smith Helena M. Smith, 93, of Newton, passed away on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital, Effingham.Funeral services will be at noon Monday at Scott Avenue Christian Church, Newton, with the Rev. Gary Hall officiating. Burial will

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Gary Carroll Gary Lynn Carroll, 60, of Brownstown, died at 8:50 a.m. Sunday, July 20, 2014, at his son’s home.There will be no services. A private family burial will take place at a later date. Gieseking-Claggett Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangem

    July 25, 2014

  • 7-25 Michelle Dunn obit photo Michelle Dunn Michelle “Shelly” Eagleson Dunn, 43, of Oakland City, Indiana, formerly of Toledo, passed away at 12:55 a.m. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at Gibson General Hospital, Princeton, Indiana.Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Barkley Funeral Chapel,

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • 7-25 Peggy Black obit photo Peggy Black Peggy Joan Black, 81, of Casey, died at 11:20 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Heartland Nursing Center, Casey.Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Markwell Funeral Home with the Rev. Tom Marsh officiating. Burial will be in Casey Cumberla

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dennis Nichols Dennis W. Nichols, 61, of Altamont, died Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at his home.A memorial service will be at a later date. Bauer Funeral Home, Effingham, is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be left at www.bauerfh.com.

    July 25, 2014

  • Jeremy Vahling Jeremy Alan Vahling, 33, of Bone Gap, died away at 9:45 a.m. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at his home.Arrangements are incomplete at Meyer Funeral Home, Newton.

    July 24, 2014

  • 7-24 Raymond Boose Jr. obit photo Raymond Boose Jr. Raymond Vaughn Boose Jr., 70, of St. Elmo, died at 3 a.m. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at Lutheran Care Center, Altamont.Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Beecher City Church of Christ with Dennis Warner officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Mori

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Michelle Dunn Michelle “Shelly” Eagleson Dunn, 43, of Oakland City, Indiana, and formerly of Toledo, died at 12:55 a.m. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at Gibson General Hospital, Princeton, Indiana.Arrangements are incomplete at Barkley Funeral Chapel, Toledo.

    July 24, 2014

AP Video
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.