Thomas (Tom) H. Richardson

Thomas (Tom) H. Richardson, 63, passed away on February 17, 2014 at his home in Peru.

Tom was born on August 16, 1950 to Howard (Jim) and Ruth (Tressler) Richardson. He married Kimberly Kay on September 17, 1987 in Akron, Indiana. He was preceded in death by his father Jim Richardson and a son-in-law Donovan McAlpine. Continue reading

Sean Michael Mahoney

Sean Michael MahoneySean Michael Mahoney, 51, of Springfield, passed away at 12:30 AM Saturday April 12, 2014 at his residence. Born January 20, 1963 in Springfield, Massachusetts, he is the son of Thomas F. Mahoney and Audrey (Murphy) Mahoney. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force, serving from April, 1982 thru April, 2014. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), the Maennerchor, the Literary Aid Society, the Elks and the Moose, all of Peru. Continue reading

Helen Louise (Rife) Baldwin

Helen Louise (Rife) BaldwinHelen Louise (Rife) Baldwin passed away on Tuesday morning, April 8, 2014 after taking her morning walk and talking with her friends. Her passing was sudden and unexpected. Helen was born on November 16, 1927 to Paul B. and Jennie May (Glassburn) Rife. She was married to Robert Charles Baldwin on December 3,1949. She was a Registered Nurse working in the offices of Drs. Sixbey and Crates in Denver, Dr. Rendel in Mexico, and Drs. Snyder and Hill in Peru. She also worked at Dukes Hospital and the V.A. Hospital in Marion. Continue reading