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Rick E. Ried, 58, of Wellington

A visitation will be held 3:00 – 7:00 P.M. Sunday May 29, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL.  The funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Monday May 30, 2016 at the Rossville Church of Christ 514 E. Attica St. Rossville, IL, with Pastor Kevin Purdy officiating.  Burial will follow in the Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston.

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Benjamin J. Rudin, 97 of Cissna Park

Visitation:  3-6 pm, Saturday, May 28 at Knapp Funeral Home in Cissna Park and 1 hour prior to service at the church
Funeral:  1 pm, Sunday, May 29 at the Apostolic Christian Church in Cissna Park
Cemetery:  Apostolic Christian Cemetery in Cissna Park

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Curtis L. Knapp, 72 of Cissna Park

Visitation:  4-8 pm, Friday, May 27 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Cissna Park and 1 hour prior to service at the church
Funeral:  10 am, Saturday, May 28 at the Apostolic Christian Church in Cissna Park
Cemetery:  Apostolic Christian Cemetery in Cissna Park

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Kevin L. Jolley, known by friends and family as Pooh, 58, of Potomac

A Celebration of Life for Kevin Jolley will be at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 28, 2016 at Blurton Funeral Home, Potomac. Burial will follow the service at Potomac Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-7:00 p.m. on Friday, May 27, 2016 at funeral home .

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Stephanie Lee Bassham, 21 of Watseka

Visitation:  11:30 AM - Noon on Friday, May 27 at Iroquois Memorial Park in Watseka
Graveside Service:  Noon on Friday, May 27 at Iroquois Memorial Park in Watseka

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Larry D. Wienrank, 67 of Crescent City

Arrangements are pending at Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka

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Jacob M. Mundell, of Lafayette, IN

Memorial:  11 AM, Tuesday, May 31 at Grace Lutheran Church in Rankin
Visitation:  2 hours prior to service at the church
Cemetery:  Rankin Union Cemetery

Knapp Funeral Home in Rankin assisting with services

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Margaret Atkins, 82 of Watseka

Visitation:  Saturday, May 28, 2016 from 9a-11a at Baier Funeral Home In Watseka
Funeral:  Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 11a at Baier Funeral Home In Watseka
Burial to follow at Oak Hill Cemetery

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Lukas C. Frye, 25 of Goodwine

Funeral:  1 pm, Thursday, May 26 at Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka
Visitation:  2 hours prior to service
Cemetery:  Amity Cemetery in Goodwine

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Rick Reid, 58 of Wellington

Arrangements are pending at Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston

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Lloyd D. Hammerton, 94, of West Lafayette, Indiana, formerly of East Lynn

Arrangements are pending at the Blurton Funeral Home in Hoopeston.

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Margaret Atkins, 82 of Watseka

Arrangements are pending at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka

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Barbara Arseneau, 65 of Beaverville

Visitation:  Thursday, May 26, 2016 from 4-8 pm at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka
Funeral:  Friday, May 27, 2016 at 11 am at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Beaverville, Burial to follow at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery

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Joyce Regnier, 82 of Beaverville

Visitation:  Tuesday, May 24 at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka from 4-8 pm with prayer service at 7 pm
Funeral:  Wednesday, May 25 at 11 am at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Beaverville
Burial to follow at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery

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Rose Younger, 83 of Boaz, AL

Funeral:  3 pm, Tuesday, May 24 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka
Visitation:  2 hours prior to the service
Cemetery:  Gaffield Cemetery at Iroquois

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Pandora Joyce Harroun, 16 mos of Onarga

Arrangements are pending at the Knapp Funeral Home in Onarga

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Jacob M. Mundell, of Lafayette, IN

Arrangements are pending at the Knapp Funeral Home in Rankin

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Sheldon Hinderliter, 88 of Watseka

Visitation:  5-6:30 PM,  Monday, May 23 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka
Masonic Service:  6:30 pm Monday May 23 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka
Cemetery:  Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, IL

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Charles Eighner, 93 of Kankakee formerly of Watseka

Visiation:  Saturday May 21, 2016 from 10a-noon at Baier Funeral Home
Funeral:  Saturday May 21, 2016 at Noon at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka
Burial:  Following services at Iroquois Memorial Park Cemetery

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Glenn R. Scheiwe, 81 of Crescent City

Visitation:  4-8 pm Friday, May 20 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka and 1 hour prior to funeral services at the church
Funeral:  11 am, Saturday, May 21 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Woodworth
Cemetery:  Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery in Idaville

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Brock Pennington, 26, of Hoopeston

A visitation will be held from 4-7 pm Friday, May 20, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston.  After visitation he will be cremated and burial will be held at a later date.

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Ross C. Butzow, 76 of Wellington

Funeral:  10 am Friday, May 20, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home
Visitation:  4-8 PM Thursday, May 19, 2016 and 1 hour prior to services
Burial:  Amity Cemetery in Goodwine

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Ronald D. Schroeder, 49 of Piper City

Arrangements are pending at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka

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Thelma Morgeson, 77 of Milford

Arrangements are pending at the Knapp Funeral Home in Milford

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Detmar J. “Dick” Corssen, 84, of Hoopeston

Per his wishes he will be cremated and a service will be held at a later date.

Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston is in charge of the arrangements.

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Christopher Jones, 41 of Clinton (Wapella), IL

Visitation:  Thursday, May 19 from 4-8 pm at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka
Funeral:  Friday, May 20 at 11 am.  One hour visit prior, Baier Funeral Home in Watseka
Burial:  Following Services at Oak Hill Cemetery

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Jimmy Marshall Jr., 34 of Donovan

Burial:  Thursday, May 19 at 4 pm at Prairie Dell

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Loeva Ennis, 75 of Winamac, IN

Visitation:  Wednesday, May 18 from 4 to 8 pm at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka
Burial:  Private

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Dale Janssen, 74 of Crescent City

Visitation: Tuesday, May 17 from 4-8 pm at Baier Funeral Home
Funeral:  Wednesday, May 18 at 11 am one hour visit prior to at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka
Burial:  Private

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Benita Mary Conn, 94 of Onarga

A joint memorial service will be held for Benita and Ronald Conn, her husband of 74 years, in the near future

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Sarah D. L. Dillon, 41 of Sheldon

Arrangements are pending at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka

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Maynard “MG” Mowrey, 94 of Stockland

Visitation:  4-8 PM, Wednesday, May 11 at the Milford Christian Church and 1 hour prior to the service on Thursday
Funeral:  10 AM, Thursday, May 12 at the Milford Christian Church
Burial:  Sugar Creek Cemetery in Stockland

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Max Lee Thomas, 90, of Rossville

Per his wishes, he will be cremated and a visitation will be held 4:00 – 7:00 P.M. Thursday May 12, 2016 at the old Rossville Grade School Gym 351 N. Chicago St Rossville, IL.  A memorial service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Friday May 13, 2016 at his home located at 15722 E. Attica St. Rossville

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Elizabeth Goldsberry, 70 of Watseka

Visitation:  Thursday, May 12, 2016 from 5-7 PM at Baier Funeral Home
Funeral:  Immediately following visitation

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Francis L. Sowers, 81 of Orlando, FL, formerly of Kentland, IN

Arrangements are pending at the Knapp Funeral Home in Sheldon

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Anita Henrichs, 88 of Milford

Arrangements are pending at the Knapp Funeral Home in Cissna Park

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Kendra Lauren Moser, 4 months of Cissna Park

Visitation:  3-8 PM, Friday, May 13, 2016 at Knapp Funeral Home in Cissna Park
Funeral:  10 AM, Saturday, May 14, 2016 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Cissna Park

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Barbara Moore, 76 of Watseka

Visitation:  4-7 PM, Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka
Funeral:  10:30 AM, Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka
Burial:  G.A.R. Cemetery in Watseka

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Leona Mae Smith, 98 of Woodland

Visitation:  2-5 PM, Sunday, May 7 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka and 1 hour prio to the service at the church
Funeral:  10 AM, Monday, May 9 at the Woodland Methodist Church
Cemetery:  Body Cemetery in Woodland

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Audrey C. Cyr, 87 of Watseka

Funeral:  10:30 AM Saturday, May 7 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka

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Max Thomas, 90, of Rossville

Arrangements are pending at Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston.

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Gayle D. Merkle, 82 of Claytonville

Vistitation:  10:30-11 AM, Saturday, May 7 at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Hoopeston
Funeral:  11 AM, Saturday, May 7 at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Hoopeston

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Donald Marion Ween, 100 of Watseka

Visitation:  1:30-2 PM, Saturday, May 7 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka
Funeral:  2 PM, Saturday, May 7 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka
Burial:  Private burial will take place at Pleasant Valley Cemetery in Kenney, IL

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Joseph McNeely, of Rankin

The family of Joseph McNeely will be having a Celebration of Life in his honor.  The Celebration will be held on May 7, 2016 from Noon until 5 PM at the Rankin Methodist Parrish Hall.

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Thomas Evan Dawson, 87 of Milford

Visitation:  4-8 PM, Friday, May 6 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Milford
Funeral: 10:30 AM, Saturday, May 7 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Milford
Cemetery: Maple Grove Cemetery in Milford

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Clarence Edward Catron, 95 of Hoopeston

A visitation will be held 4-6 pm, Friday, May 6, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston.  The funeral service will be held at 11 am Saturday, May 7, 2016 at the funeral home.  Burial will follow in the Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston, with military rites being accorded by the Hoopeston American Legion Post #384 and the Hoopeston VFW Buddy Egnew Post #4826

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Eileen G. Prickett, 97 of Hoopeston

A Celebration of Life for Eileen will be at 11 am on Thursday, May 5, 2016 at First Baptist Church in Hoopeston.  Burial will follow the service at Floral Hill Cemetery.  Visitation will be at 10 am at the church.  The family has entrusted the Blurton Funeral Home to assist them in honoring Eileen’s life.

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Kendra Moser, 4 months of Cissna Park

Arrangements are pending at the Knapp Funeral Home in Cissna Park

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Thomas J. McHale, 85 of St. Anne

Arrangements are pending at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka

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Eileen G. Prickett, 97, of Hoopeston

Arrangements are pending at the Blurton Funeral Home in Hoopeston.

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Clarence E. Catron, 95, of Hoopeston

A visitation will be held 4:00 – 6:00 P.M. Friday May 6, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL.  The funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday May 7, 2016 at the funeral home, with Pastor Jeff Alexander officiating.  Burial will follow in the Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston, with military rites being accorded by the Hoopeston American Legion Post #384 and the Hoopeston VFW Buddy Egnew Post #4826.

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Rodney D. Kraft, 72 of Clifton

Funeral Services scheduled for:  Mass of Christian Burial 11:00 am Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at Assumption BVM Catholic Church in Ashkum.
Burial:  L’Erable Catholic Cemetery with Full Military Honors.

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Betty Conrad, 82, of Watseka

Graveside Service:  Friday, May 6, 2016 at 12 pm NOON at Cemetery
Cemetery:  St. Peter’s Lutheran Cemetery in Crescent City

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Cathy Brown, 63, of Hoopeston

Per her wishes she will be cremated.  A visitation will be held 12:00 – 1:00 P.M. Tuesday May 3, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St Hoopeston, IL.  A memorial service will follow the visitation at 1:00 P.M. at the funeral home.  No burial will be held.

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Earl J. Blair, 47 of Watseka

Visitation:  Friday, April 29, 2016 from 4-7 pm at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka
Cremation rites will be recorded following services.

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Cheryl A. Rutledge, 59 of Milford

Visitation:  4-8 pm, Wednesday April 27 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Milford
Funeral:  10:30 am Thursday, April 28 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Milford
Burial:  Maple Grove Cemetery in Milford

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Darlene T. Hansen, 88 of Clifton

Visitation:  4-8 pm Wednesday at the Knapp Funeral Home in Clifton.  Prayer Service at 5 pm
Funeral:  Mass of Christian Burial 10 am, Thursday, April 28 at St. Peters Catholic Church in Clifton
Burial:  L’Erable Catholic Cemetery

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Paul W. Cluver, 97 of Watseka

Visitation:  2 Hours prior to Funeral
Funeral:  11 am, Friday, April 29 at Calvary Lutheran Church in Watseka
Burial:  Oak Hill Cemetery in Watseka

Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka in charge of services

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Edith “Trudie” Reed, 84 of Ferguson, MO

Visitation:  Friday 4-8 pm at Knapp Funeral Home in Clifton & 1 Hour prior of Funeral Services at Zion Lutheran Church in Ashkum
Funeral:  11 am Saturday April 30, 2016
Burial:  Ashkum Township Cemetery

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Earl Eberhart, 90 of Renssalaer, IN

Funeral Services will be held Saturday, April 30, 2016 at 1 pm at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka with Burial to follow at Iroquois Memorial Park in Watseka.

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Robert “Bob” L. Bezely, 85, of Potomac

At Bob’s request, no visitation or funeral services will take place.  A memorial celebration of Bob’s life will be held on Sunday May 1st, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. at Bob’s namesake, the Robert L. Bezely Gymnasium, located at Armstrong High School, Armstrong, Illinois.  The family has entrusted the Blurton Funeral Home in Potomac, to assist them in honoring Bob’s life.

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Paul W. Cluver, 97 of Watseka

Arrangements are pending at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka

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Cheryl Rutledge, 59 of Milford

Arrangements are pending at the Knapp Funeral Home in Milford

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Esta “Alphie” German, 89 of Watseka

Visitation:  4-6 pm, Tuesday, April 26 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Milford
Funeral:  10 am, Wednesday, April 27 at St. Edmund Catholic Church in Watseka
Burial:  At Sugar Creek Cemetery in Stockland

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Nadeen P. Crose-Eastburn, 86, of Hoopeston, IL

A visitation will be held 12:00 – 2:00 P.M. Tuesday April 26, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston.  The funeral service will follow the visitation at 2:00 P.M. Tuesday April 26, 2016 at the funeral home, with Pastor Gary Milton officiating.  Burial will follow at Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston.

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William “Bill” Harrington, 87, of Bloomingdale, Indiana and formerly of Hoopeston and Peoria

Services will be 11:00 am Monday, April 25, at the Marshall Federated Church, 105 N. Main Street in Marshall.  Burial will be 3:00 pm (Indiana time) at Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston, Illinois. Visitation will be from 10:00 am until 11:00 am Monday at the church.

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Larry D. “L.D” Shipman, 78, of Hoopeston

A visitation will be held 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. on Monday April 25, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home, 427 E. Main Street, Hoopeston, Illinois.  The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday April 26, 2016 at The Church of the Nazarene in Hoopeston, 402 E. Honeywell Ave..  Burial will be at Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston.

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Scott Leemon, 53, of Hoopeston

A visitation will be held 2:00 – 6:00 P.M. Sunday April 24, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston.  The funeral service will be held 11:00 A.M. Monday April 25, 2016 at the funeral home.  Per his wishes he will be cremated and his ashes will be scattered at the family farm.

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Anthony Tuminello III, 49, of Watseka

Visitation:  Monday, April 25, from 3-7 pm at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka
Funeral:  Monday, April 25 at 7 pm at Baier Funeral Home
Burial:  Private interment following day at Oak Hill Cemetery

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Ronald W. Wood, 90, of Hendersonville, TN

A Celebration of Life for Ron Wood’s will be at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday April 27, 2016 at Hoopeston United Methodist Church with Pastor Cathy Najmon officiating. Burial will follow the service at Floral Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at the church.

The family has entrusted the Blurton Funeral Home in Hoopeston to assist them in honoring Ron’s life.

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Helen L. Husted, 95, of Armstrong

According to her wishes private family services will be held at Blurton Funeral Home with Brian Blackford officiating.  Burial will follow the service at Partlow Cemetery in Armstrong.  Memorials may be made in Helen’s name to Carle Hospice.  The family has entrusted the Blurton Funeral Home, 400 North Vermilion Street, Potomac, to assist them in honoring Helen’s life.

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Ellen Elizabeth Forney Finley, 92, Roscoe, IL

passed away on Wednesday, December 9, 2015 at the NorthPointe Terrace Assisted Living facility in Roscoe, IL.  A visitation will be held 1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M. Saturday April 23, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston.  A memorial service will follow the visitation at 2:00 P.M. at the funeral home.  Burial will follow at the Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston.

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Blaze Michael Robinson, 17, of Hoopeston

A visitation will be held 4:00 – 8:00 P.M. Wednesday April 20, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston.  The funeral service will be held 11:00 A.M. Thursday April 21, 2016 at the funeral home, with Pastor Max McElhaney officiating.  Burial will follow at the Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston.

Memorials may be made to the family C/O Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL 60942.

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Gerald “Jerry” Fordyce, 76 of Beaverville

Visitation:  Friday, April 22, 2016 from 10 am to 12 pm at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka
Funeral:  Friday, April 22, 2016 at 12 pm at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka
Burial:  To follow services at Oak Hill Cemetery

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Elizabeth Hickman, 97 of Sheldon

Visitation:  Tuesday 4-7 pm at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka
Funeral:  11 am Wednesday at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka
Burial:  Oak Hill Cemetery in Watseka

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Roger W. Brown, 86, of Nashau, NH, formerly of Alvin, IL

A celebration of Roger’s life will be held at 11:00am, Saturday, April 16, 2016, at the Rossville United Methodist Church.  Graveside rites with military services will be immediately following the celebration at the Rossville Cemetery, in Rossville.

Anderson Funeral Home of Hoopeston is assisting the family with arrangements

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Beulah V.(Bonnie) Chesnut, 91 of Holmes Beach, Florida formerly of Hoopeston

Graveside Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 19, 2016, at East Lynn Cemetery.  The family has entrusted the Blurton Funeral Home in Potomac, Illinois to assist them in honoring Mrs. Chesnut’s life.  Memories or photos may be sent to the family on her memorial page at:  www.blurtonfuneralhomes.com.

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Mathew Dean Smith, 47, of Clifton

Per Mathew’s wishes, there will be no services but at his request, there will be a Celebration of Life on Saturday, April 16 from 2:00-5:00pm at St. Peter’s Parish Hall, 450 E. 3rd Ave, Clifton.

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Billy Carl, 84, of Cissna Park

isitation will be held 10:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. Tuesday April 12, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL. The funeral service will follow the visitation and will begin at 1:00 P.M. Tuesday at the funeral home.  Burial will be at Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston, with military rites being accorded by the Hoopeston American Legion Post #384 and the Hoopeston VFW Buddy Egnew Post #4826.

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Marilyn Gayle Hemmerling, 78, of Frankfort, IN, formerly Hoopeston

A visitation will be held 10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. Monday April 11, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston.  The funeral service will follow the visitation at 11:00 A.M. at the funeral home,  Burial will be held at East Lynn Cemetery in East Lynn, IL.

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Darlene Mohler, 78, of Watseka

Visitation will be held on Thursday, April 7, 2016 from 4-7pm, at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka. Funeral Services will be held on Friday, April 8, 2016 at 11:00 am, at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka. A one hour visitation will take place prior to services. Pastor Ben Stone will officiate. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in Watseka

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Jody Hint, 31, of Bismarck

Cremation rites have been accorded and a memorial service will be held by her family in New York at a later date.

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Patricia A. Wiessner, 63, of Milford

Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until the 1:00 p.m. funeral service on Thursday, April 7, 2016 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Milford. Rev. Neil Larimore will officiate. Burial will be in Sugar Creek Cemetery at Stockland.

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Doris Hamilton Price, 86, of Onarga

Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 7, 2016 at Onarga Christian Church in Onarga. Burial will be at Onarga Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at Knapp Funeral Home in Onarga as well as one hour prior to the funeral services on Thursday at church.

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Jon Lloyd “Turtle” Rayls, 47, of Hoopeston

A visitation will be held 4:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. Thursday April 7, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL.  Masonic rites will be held at 7:45 P.M. The funeral service will be held 11:00 A.M. Friday April 8, 2016, at the funeral home, with Larry Baughn officiating.  Burial will follow in the Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston.

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Lloyd William Morts, 91 Rossville

Visitation:  Wednesday, April 6th from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston
Funeral Service:  Wednesday, April 6th at 1:00 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston
Burial:  Rossville Cemetery Military rites will be accorded

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Paul J. Simon, 68 Thawville

Visitation:  Wednesday, April 6th from 1-2 p.m. at Knapp Funeral Home in Onarga
Funeral Service:  Wednesday, April 6th at 2 p.m. at Knapp Funeral Home in Onarga
Burial:  Ridgeland Township Cemetery at Thawville

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MaryBeth Claire 52 of Watseka

Visitation Monday 4/4/16 from 4-8, with a 3:45 prayer service at Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka. Funeral Mass Tuesday at 10am at St. Edmund’s Catholic Church in Watseka.

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Donna Eastburn 79, of Watseka

Her wake service will be held on Sunday, April 3, 2016 from 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm at Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka, IL with a prayer service at 5:45 pm recited by Fr. Michael Powell. Her funeral service will be held on Monday, April 4, 2016 at 10:00 am at St. Edmund’s Catholic Church in Watseka. Burial will be at GAR Cemetery in Watseka.

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Wilbur E. “Bud” Warner Jr., 77, of Hoopeston

visitation will be held 11:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. Saturday April 2, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL.  The funeral service will follow the visitation at 1:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Per his wishes following the funeral service he will be cremated.  Burial will be held 2:00 P.M. Wednesday April 6, 2016 at Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston, with military rites being accorded by the Hoopeston American Legion Post #384 and the Hoopeston VFW Buddy Egnew Post #4826.

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Jody Lynn (Rodgers) Hint, 31, of Bismarck

Arrangements are pending with the Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston.

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Helen Busch 101 of Arkansas formerly of Cissna Park

A memorial visitation will be held from 10-11:00, with an 11:00 memorial service Saturday 4/2/16 all at Trinity Lutheran Church in Cissna Park. Burial in the Easy Lynn Cemetery.

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Judy Lynn Bice, 50, of Armstrong

A Celebration of Judy’s Life will be held at 11:00 a.m. March 31, 2016, at the Blurton Funeral Home in Potomac.  Burial will follow the service in Potomac Cemetery.  Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.  Memorials may be made to the family.

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Shirley Roach, 88, of Martinton, IL

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 30, 2016 from 4-8pm, at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka. Funeral Mass will be held Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 10:00 am, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Beaverville, IL.  Burial will follow at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Martinton.

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Carl Teig, 79 of Milford

Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 2, 2016 at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Milford.  Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery at Milford with military graveside services by the Watseka American Legion Post #23 and Iroquois County VFW Post #7450.

Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 p.m. on Friday, April 1, 2016 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Milford and 1 hour prior to the service at the church on Saturday.

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Cora May Baker Wernigk Stewart, 95, of Penfield, IL

A Celebration of Cora’s Life will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, April 1, 2016, at the Blurton Funeral Home, in Potomac.  Burial will follow the service in Potomac Cemetery.  Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. 

 

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Christian Sheehan 22 of Champaign

Visitation will be Thursday, March 31 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Morgan Memorial Home, 1304 Regency Drive West in Savoy. Funeral services will be held at the Apostolic Christian Fellowship Hall in Cissna Park on Friday, April 1 at 11:00 am. Burial will be next to his brother, Taylor at the Apostolic Christian Cemetery in Cissna Park. A Celebration of Life service will take place at the Twin City Bible Church, 806 W. Michigan, Urbana on the evening of Friday, April 1 at 6:00 pm.

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Johnnie Roach 86 of Clifton

Arrangements are pending at Knapp Funeral Home in Clifton.

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Donald Wene 100, of Watseka

Arrangements will be held at a later date at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka.

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Esther Reeder 92 of Milford

Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 26, 2016 at the Milford Christian Church. Burial will be at Maple Grove Cemetery in Milford.

Visitation will be from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 25, 2016 at the Milford Christian Church as well as one hour prior to the funeral services on Saturday at church.

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