USA: Illinois, Death Records

Rhoda Gillespie BLOOM, birth 1818, death Sept 2, 1893. Burial Woodland Cemetery, Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States of America

Margaret Hall “Maggie” Gillespie EDWARDS, birth Oct. 24, 1870. Death Aug. 17, 1928. Burial Oakridge-Glen Oak Cemetery, Hillside, Cook County, Illinois, United States of America.

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Albert Gillespie, birth Nov. 24, 1883. Death July 17, 1962. Burial Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, United States of America. Second record lists name as Albert A. Gillespie.

Alberta Gillespie, birth Aug. 29, 1920. Death Nov. 21, 1992. Burial Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois, United States of America. Second record gives name as Alberta Kellum Gillespie.

Alice Gillespie, birth Sept. 15, 1908. Death Oct. 21, 1997.

Andrew Gillespie, birth Apr. 13, 1887. Death Sept. 1964.

Anna Gillespie, birth June 16, 1889. Death Mar. 1967. Burial All Saints Catholic Cemetery and Mausoleum, Des Plains, Cook County, Illinois, United States of America.

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Beulah Gillespie birth Dec. 4, 1887. Death Jan. 1973.

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Calvina A Martin Gillespie “Callie“, birth June 7, 1852. Death March 10, 1939. Burial Bridgeport City Cemetery, Bridgeport, Lawrence, Illinois, United States of America. Maiden name Martin.

Carrie Gillespie, birth March 24, 1888. Death Aug. 1965Note: Social Security Death Index also lists this record event as being in Wisconsin.

Cecilia Gillespie, birth Jan. 13, 1914. Death July 5, 1999.

Charles M Gillespie, birth 1882. Death Oct 15, 1902. Burial Mount Carmel Cemetery, Hillside, Cook, Illinois, United States of America

Clara F Phemister Gillespie, birth Jan 19, 1919. Death Sept 1993. Burial Maplewood Cemetery, Marion, Williamson, Illinois, United States of America

Claybrone Gillespie, birth Aug. 30, 1912. Death Jan. 1973.

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Daphne A Gillespie, birth June 17, 1922. Death June 20, 1974. Burial Valhalla Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Godfrey, Madison, Illinois, United States of America

David Gillespie, birth May 1806. Death Feb. 10, 1881. Burial Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States of America.

David Gillespie, birth Apr. 6, 1830. Death Aug. 22, 1908. Burial Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States of America.

Delmar Gillespie, birth Feb. 20, 1916.  Death June 1976Second record gives a possible name as Delmar C. Gillespie and *year of birth as 1917, burial in Missouri (see findagrave.com).

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Edward Gillespie Sr., birth Aug. 18, 1881. Death Dec. 1963. Burial Oak Hill Cemetery, Taylorville, Christian County, Illinois, United States of America.

Effie Gillespie, birth Dec. 29, 1896. Death Sept. 1969Death occurred in Missouri.

Elva Gillespie, birth Oct. 2, 1894. Death Jan. 1970. Burial Chenoa Cemetery, Chenoa, McLean County, Illinois, United States of America. Second record gives name as Elva Payne Gillespie.

Ethelbert Gillespie, birth Nov. 3, 1934. Death Jan. 27, 1999. Burial Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri, United States of America.

Eugene Lee Gillespie, birth Nov 8, 1928. Death Aug 28, 1982. Burial Saint Francis Cemetery, Teutopolis, Effingham, Illinois, United States of America

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Forrest Eugene Gillespie , birth Aug 1, 1922. Death Jan 10, 1996. Burial Maplewood Cemetery, Saint Elmo, Fayette, Illinois, United States of America

Francis Gillespie, birth April 19, 1894. Death Aug. 1964. Burial Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Freeport, Stephenson County, Illinois, United States of America. Second record gives name as Francis H. Gillespie.

Francis Marion Gillespie, birth April 21. 1843. Death Nov 14, 1900  Burial Wise-Robinson Cemetery, Ozark, Johnson, Illinois, United States of America

Frankie Gillespie death Oct 24, 1942. Booker T Washington Cemetery,  Centreville, St. Clair, Illinois, United States of America

Fred Gillespie, birth Feb. 13, 1904. Death Mar. 1977.

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Gerald Dean “Gip” Gillespie, 83, of Bement passed away at 11:08 a.m. Thursday (Jan. 24, 2019) at Champaign-Urbana Nursing and Rehab, Savoy.

Gip was born Sept. 24, 1935, in Champaign, the son of Dean and Clara (Allison) Gillespie. He married Helen McKee on Sept. 24, 1989, in Las Vegas.  Gip is survived by his wife, Helen Gillespie of Bement; son, Timothy Dean Gillespie of Garrett; daughters, Terresa Lynn Gillespie of Monticello and Ashley Denise Magos of Urbana; stepdaughter, Sheri Robeck of Mahomet; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and sister, Gwen Thompson of Florida. He was preceded in death by his parents; sons, Tony and Teddy; stepson, David; and grandson, Josh.

Gip retired as a maintenance supervisor at General Cable. Gip served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was a member of the Albert Parker American Legion Post 620. Gip enjoyed hunting, guns, fishing, camping and traveling and was a St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Bears fan.

A visitation will be from 11 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, at Mackey-Wright Funeral Home, Monticello. Funeral services will be at noon Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, at Mackey-Wright Funeral Home with Pat Tieman officiating. Interment will be held in Bement Township Cemetery. Casual dress is requested by the family.

Gertrude Gillespie, birth Nov. 24, 1887. Death July 1965.

Gertrude M Nelson Gillespie, Dec 12, 1901. Death Oct 25, 1994, Henry Cemetery, Henry, Marshall, Illinois, United States of America. Maiden name Nelson.

George Gillespie, birth March 24, 1887. Death Feb. 24, 1963. Burial Farmers Cemetery, Shobonier, Fayette County, Illinois, United States of America. Second record lists name as George Wilson Gillespie.

George B. Gillespie, birth Sept. 30, 1848. Death Oct. 12, 1918. Burial Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States of America.

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Harry Gillespie, birth Nov. 23, 1885. Death Jan. 1963.

Harry S Gillespie, birth Nov. 26, 1924. Death Nov. 20, 2001Death occurred in Minnesota.

Harvey Gillespie, birth Dec. 15, 1900. Death Mar. 19, 1975. Burial College Hill Cemetery, Lebanon, St. Clair County, Illinois, United States of America. Second record gives name as Harvey B. Gillespie.

Hattie L. Gillespie, birth 1879. Death 1954. Burial Graceland Cemetery, Fairbury, Livingston, Illinois, United States of America. Second record gives name as Hattie Lorene Hanna Gillespie.

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Irene Gillespie, birth July 20, 1890. Death May 1965.

Iverna Gillespie, birth Apr. 19, 1900. Death Jan. 1978. Burial Higginsville City Cemetery, Higginsville, Lafayette County, Missouri, United States of America. Second record gives name as Iverna J. Gillespie.

Izora Gillespie, birth Sept. 19, 1909. Death Sept. 1995. Burial Sunset Gardens of Memory, Millstadt, St. Clair County, Illinois, United States of America. Second record gives name as Izora P. Gillespie.

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James Gillespie, birth June 14, 1850. Death Mar. 17, 1880. Burial Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States of America.

James Gillespie, birth March 31, 1899. Death Jan. 1963.

James R. Gillespie, birth Sept. 3, 1913. Death Feb. 24, 2004.

John Gillespie, birth Dec. 25, 1835. Death Jan. 6, 1902. Burial Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States of America.

John Gillespie, birth Nov. 5, 1893. Death Dec. 1963.

John Gillespie, birth Jan. 8, 1915. Death July 1969Death occurred in Tennessee. 

John Gillespie, birth July 24, 1898. Death Sept. 1975. Burial Sunset Gardens of Memory, Millstadt, St. Clair County, Illinois, United States of America. Second record gives name as John W. Gillespie.

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Lillian Gillespie, birth Apr. 9, 1890. Death Aug. 1973.

Lulu Mae Gillespie, birth 1878. Death 1931. Burial Fancy Creek Cemetery, Sherman, Sangamon, Illinois, United States of America

Lyle Gillespie, birth Oct. 24, 1923. Death Nov. 1982.

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Mae Jane Penney Gillespie, birth March 21, 1926. Death March 31, 2006. Burial Mount Emblem Cemetery, Elmhurst, DuPage, Illinois, United States of America. Maiden name Penney.

Maggie Gillespie, birth Dec. 9, 1920. Death Jan. 21, 1997.

Margaret Buckley Gillespie, birth Oct 3, 1874. Death June 11, 1938. Burial Mount Carmel Cemetery, Belleville, St. Clair, Illinois, United States of America

Margaret “Maggie” Murray Gillespie, birth Jan. 1845. Death Feb. 14, 1940. Burial Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States of America.

Mary Charmichael Gillespie, birth Nov. 19, 1844. Death Dec. 28, 1913. Burial Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States of America.

Mary Jane Gillespie, birth Dec. 13, 1864. Death Aug. 26, 1865. Burial Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States of America.

Mary Jane Gillespie, birth July 15, 1868. Death July 7, 1869. Burial Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States of America.

Myrtle Gillespie, birth April 7, 1900. Death Aug. 1972.

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Patrick J Gillespie, birth March 18, 1877. Death Nov 19, 1944. Burial Calvary Cemetery, Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States of America

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Raymond Gillespie, birth April 21, 1919. Death May 1983.

Reginald Gillespie, birth Oct. 3, 1882. Death June 1967Death occurred in Missouri.

Robert Gillespie, birth July 25, 1895. Death Dec. 1965.

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Sharon Kay Gillespie, 71, of San Antonio, Florida passed April 15, 2019. Sharon was born to Wilford and Nellie Thannert, October 26, 1947, in Peoria, ILLINOIS. She graduated from Academy of Our Lady High School and received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Southern Illinois University.

She married Jack Leroy Gillespie in 1974, and they lived together most recently in San Antonio, Florida. Together they raised 2 children. She leaves as her legacy: Mary Ellen (Gillespie) Drennen and Joseph Patrick Gillespie. She also leaves to cherish her memory two siblings, Stephen Michael (Cherie) Thannert and Julia Ann (Dale) Moore. Her children remember her as a fun-loving, and hard-working mother.

She is preceded in death by her father Wilford C. Thannert. Sharon is survived by her mother Nellie Thannert, Morton Illinois, her husband Jack, her daughter Mary Ellen Drennen, Thornton, Colorado, and her son Joseph Patrick Gillespie, Thornton, Colorado. She is also survived by her 3 grandchildren, John Connor Drennen, 19, Jack Ryan Drennen, 16, and Maia Hollyn Drennen, 12.

Services will be held Thursday, May 2, at 11:30 a.m. at Horan & McConaty Family Chapel, 3101 S. Wadsworth Blvd., followed by burial at Fort Logan National Cemetery (in Colorado)  at 1 p.m.

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Susan Richardson Gillespie, birth Jan. 6, 1810. Death Aug. 27, 1878. Burial Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States of America.

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Tom Gillespie, 74, of Claremont, passed away on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at Carle Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney. Tom was born on May 29, 1944 in Rock Falls, IL, the son of Conrad and Maggie (McCleary) Gillespie. He married Carolyn Sue “Susie” (Burget) on June 30, 1965 in Olney and she survives him.

Tom worked at IGA for many years, later in his career he worked at The Opportunity Center as well as Gumbel Car Sales. Tom enjoyed antiquing and auctions. He also took pleasure in working in his yard. Tom was a devoted family man and enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He volunteered for Big Brothers/Big Sisters and enjoyed working with children. Tom had a genuine smile, a good sense of humor, a big heart, and the gift of gab.
Tom is survived by his wife of 53 years, Susie Gillespie of Claremont; Son, Tom (Sarah Tomlinson) Gillespie of Claremont; Son, Tim Gillespie of Olney; Daughter, Tammy (Tony Jarvis) Gillespie of Vincennes, IN; Daughter, Nikole Gillespie of Claremont; Grandchildren, Jason Gillespie, Shayda Noble, Kennedy Leighty, and Wyatt Rule; and several great grandchildren; Sisters, Joyce Smith of Olney and Sharon (John) Mosser of Arthur, IL; Sister-in-law, Hope Gillespie; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, 4 brothers, and 1 sister.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at the Kistler-Patterson Funeral Home in Olney with a visitation beginning at 10:00 AM. Cremation rites will be accorded following services.

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Thomas Gillespie, death April 11, 1881. Burial Saint Joseph Cemetery, Ivesdale, Champaign, Illinois, United States of America

Thomas Gillespie, birth Feb. 4, 1838. Death Jan. 29, 1902. Burial Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States of America.

Thomas J Gillespie, birth 1910. Death 1933. Burial Mount Olivet Cemetery, Joliet, Will, Illinois, United States of America

Thurman Gillespie, birth June 19, 1910. Death June 1979. Burial Sunset Gardens of Memory, Millstadt, St. Clair County, Illinois, United States of America. Second recordgives name as Thurman R. Gillespie.

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Wilbert C Gillespie, birth June 22, 1913. Death Oct. 19, 1998.

William Gillespie, birth March 23, 1880. Death Nov 14, 1954. Burial Spring Hill Cemetery and Mausoleum, Danville, Vermilion, Illinois, United States of America

William Gillespie, birth Apr. 17, 1893. Death Jan. 7, 1978. Burial Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Lemay, St. Louis County, Illinois, United States of America. Second record gives name as William A. Gillespie.

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Susan “Susie” Gillespie MCKAY, birth Sept. 16, 1862. Death Jan. 30, 1896. Burial Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States of America.

Agnes Bell Hamilton Gillespie PARK, birth Sept. 2, 1841. Death May 25, 1892. Burial Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States of America.

Laura D Gillespie WELTY, birth Feb 23, 1892. Death Aug 30, 1975. Burial Tolliver Cemetery, Louisville, Clay, Illinois, United States of America

Anna Elizabeth Gillespie WOODEN, birth Nov 26, 1863. Death July 23, 1909. Burial Crawford Campground Cemetery, Ridgway, Gallatin, Illinois, United States of America. Maiden name Gillespie


Source of Records: Mormon Website,  Find A Grave Index. Online obituaries

Record Count: 77

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