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Randall K. Garner, 64, of Hoopeston

Arrangements are pending at Blurton Funeral Home in Hoopeston.

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Ronald Dunn 69 of Florida, Formerly of Watseka.

There will be a memorial service for family and friends to honor Ron July 29th, 2017 at Legion Park in Watseka over the Watseka Alumni Golf Tournament Weekend.

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Forrest Quentin Coleman, 84, of Loda

A visitation and funeral will be held at 10:00 am on Friday, December 9, 2016 at 1900 E. Main St., Building 49 at the Danville VA Complex in Danville. Immediately following the visitation and funeral will be an 11:00 am committal service held at the Danville VA National Cemetery with military graveside rites by the Danville American Legion Post #210. Pastor Levi Deatrick will officiate. Everyone is invited to a luncheon at the Grace Baptist Church in Paxton following the committal service in Danville. A Celebration of Life visitation will be held from 4:00-6:00 pm on Friday at the Grace Baptist Church in Paxton.

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Kenneth “Kenny” Caisse, 65, of Paxton

A memorial visitation will be held on Friday, December 9, 2016 from 10:30 am - 12:30 pm at Knapp-Miller Funeral Home in Paxton. Private services for the family will be held at a later date.

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Marvin Rahn, 87, of Danforth

Visitation will be Monday 12/12/16 4-8pm at Knapp Funeral Home in Clifton, also one hour prior to the 10:30 Tuesday service at the Zion Lutheran Church in Chebanse. Burial will follow in the Evergreen Cemetery.

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Celestia Davis, 86, of Hoopeston

Arrangements are pending at Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston.

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Raymond L. Young, 85, of Cissna Park

Funeral services will be at 10:00 am on Friday, December 9, 2016 at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Cissna Park. Rev. Tim Hahn will officiate. Burial will be at Sugar Creek Cemetery in Stockland with military graveside rites by the Cissna Park American Legion Post #527.

Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 pm on Thursday, December 8, 2016 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Cissna Park and 1 hour prior to the service at the church.

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Sheriff Mohammed, 73, of Rossville

A visitation will be held 11:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. Thursday December 8, 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. Thursday at the funeral home, with Pastor Jeff Alexander officiating.  Burial will follow in Mann’s Chapel Cemetery in rural Rossville, IL, with military rites being accorded by the Hoopeston American Legion Post 384 and VFW Buddy Egnew Post 4826.

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Phyllis J. “Mickey” Anderson

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Thursday, December 8, 2016 at Baier Family Funeral Services, 406 E Pells, Paxton with Rev. Deb Domeier officiating. Burial will follow in Glen Cemetery, Paxton.
Visitation will Thursday from 2:00-3:00 p.m. at the funeral home prior to the service.

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Maria Claypool, 67, of Hoopeston

 Per her wishes, she will be cremated.  A visitation will be held 5:00 – 7:00 P.M. Wednesday December 14, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL.  A memorial service will follow the visitation and will begin at 7:00 P.M. Wednesday December 14, 2016 at the funeral home.  No burial will be held.

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Shirley Boudreau, 84 of Martinton

Visitation will be held 4-8pm Friday at Knapp Funeral Home in Clifton, services will be 10AM Saturday at St. John the Baptist Church in L’Erable. Burial in the L’Erable Catholic Cemetery.

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Marvin Leigh, 86, of East Lynn

A visitation will be held 4:00 – 8:00 P.M. Wednesday December 7, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL.  The funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday December 8, 2016 at the First Church of God 1004 E. Orange St. Hoopeston.   Burial will follow in the East Lynn Cemetery in East Lynn, IL.  Military rites will be accorded by the Hoopeston American Legion Post #384 and the Hoopeston VFW Buddy Egnew Post #4826.

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Danny McGinley, 75, of Hoopeston

A visitation will be held 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. Wednesday December 7, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL.  The funeral service will follow the visitation and will begin at 12:00 P.M. Wednesday at the funeral home.  Following the funeral service, cremation rites will be accorded.  Military rites will be accorded by the Hoopeston American Legion Post 384 and VFW Buddy Egnew Post 4826 at the funeral home following the service.

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Earl J. Pruitt, 90, of Paxton

A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 am on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Paxton. Fr. Thomas Theneth will officiate. Burial will be at Glen Cemetery in Paxton.

Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 pm on Monday, December 5, 2016 at the Knapp-Miller Funeral Home in Paxton.

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Darlene McGunigal, 83, of Clearwater Beach, FL

Graveside Services will be held on Monday, December 5, 2016 at 11:30 am, at Oak Hill Cemetery in Watseka, IL.

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Michael R. Carswell, 36, of Hoopeston

A visitation will be held 4:00-7:00 P.M. Monday December 5, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL.  The funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Tuesday December 6, 2016 at the funeral home, with Pastor Micah Mobley officiating.  Burial will follow in Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston.
 

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Kathryn M. Bennett, 90, of Kankakee and formerly of Clifton

Funeral services will be at 1:00 pm on Monday, December 5, 2016 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Clifton. Her son-in-law, Rev. Kenneth Castello, will officiate. Friends may call from 12:00 noon until the time of services on Monday. Burial will be in Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Aroma Twp.

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Sheila K. Goff, 71, of Danville

Arrangements are pending at Blurton Funeral Home in Potomac.

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Janet Lynn Coulman Shumpert, 61, of Paxton and formerly of Watseka

A memorial service will be held at 10:00 am on Saturday, December 3, 2016 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka. Pastor Jerry Parker will officiate.

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Virgil Cartwright 86, of Hoopeston

A visitation will be held 3:00 P.M.-7:00 P.M. Sunday December 4, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston.  The funeral service will be held at 10:30 A.M. Monday December 5, 2016 at the First Christian Church Disciples of Christ 502 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL, with Rev. Thomas Cici officiating.  Burial will be in 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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John Jackson, 59, of Hoopeston, IL

A graveside service will be held 2:00 P.M. Tuesday December 6, 2016 at Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston, IL.

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Cyndi Houston, 59, of Chenoa, IL

Cremation rites will be accorded and a graveside service will be held at 2:00 P.M. Tuesday December 6, 2016 at the Floral Hill Cemetery Chapel.

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Kiva Hansen

Cremation rites will be accorded by the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka. A private memorial service will be held at a later date.

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Elsie Reder, 87 of Watseka.

Cremation Rites have been accorded, Services will be held January 14th 10am at the Calvary Lutheran Church in Watseka.

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Julie Dawn Hasselbring, 59 of Watseka

Visitation will be on Monday November 28, 2016 from 4-7 pm at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka. Funeral services will be on Tuesday at 10:00 am at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka with Pastor Jerry Parker officiating. Burial will be in the G.A.R. Cemetery in Watseka.

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Marie Elizabeth Sturm, 94, of Watseka

Funeral services are scheduled for 1:00 pm on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at Faith Lutheran Church in Watseka. Pastor Jordan Cooper will officiate. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery in Watseka.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the church service on Tuesday from 12:00-1:00 pm at Faith Lutheran Church.

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Louise Hodge, 95, of Hoopeston, IL

A visitation will be held 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. Saturday December 3, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL.  The funeral service will follow the visitation and will begin at 12:00 P.M. Saturday at the funeral home, with Pastor Cathy Najmon officiating.  Burial will follow in Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston.

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June Gholson, 86, of Hoopeston, IL

 A visitation will be held 11:00 A.M.-1:00 P.M. Friday December 2, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston.  The funeral service will follow the visitation at 1:00 P.M. Friday December 2, 2016 at the funeral home with Pastor Adam Taubert officiating. Burial will follow in Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston.

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Lila Foster, 93, of Wellington, IL

A visitation will be held 11:00 A.M.-1:00 P.M. Thursday December 1, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston.  The funeral service will follow the visitation at 1:00 P.M. Thursday December 1, 2016 at the funeral home, Burial will be at Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston.

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Lewis E. Mershon Jr., 89, of Hoopeston, IL

A visitation will be held 4:00 – 7:00 P.M. Wednesday November 30, 2016 at the First Church of God 1004 E. Orange St. Hoopeston, IL.  The funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday December 1, 2016 at the church, with Pastor Micah Mobley officiating.  Burial will follow in 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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James Edward Farney, 81, of Hebron, Indiana, formerly of Hoopeston

Arrangements are pending at Blurton Funeral Home in Hoopeston.

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Frances “Fran” Peters, 87, of Watseka

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at Calvary Lutheran Church in Watseka with Rev. Donald Love officiating. Burial will be at the Oak Hill Cemetery in Watseka. Visitation will be on Friday from 4:00-7:00 pm at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka and one hour prior to the funeral service at the church.

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Kacie Prairie 28, Clifton

Arrangements are pending at Knapp Funeral Home in Clifton.

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James Edward “Jimi” McPherson, 51, of Milford, IL

A visitation will be held 4:00 – 7:00 P.M. Thursday, November 17, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL.  The funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Friday, November 18, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home, with Pastor Micah Mobley officiating.  Burial will follow in Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston.

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Jesus Cintora Villafuerte, 35, of Milford, formerly of Mexico City

Arrangements are pending at the Blurton Funeral Home in Hoopeston.

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Janice Herman, 75, of Hoopeston

Per her wishes, she will be cremated. A visitation will be held 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. Saturday November 19, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL.  The memorial service will follow the visitation and will begin at 12:00 P.M. Saturday November 19, 2016 at the funeral home, with Steve Unger officiating.  Burial will follow in Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston.

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Judith “Judi” F. Sharp, 75, of Hoopeston

According to her wishes cremation rites will be accorded by the Blurton Funeral Home in Hoopeston.  There will be no services scheduled at this time.  Memories or photos may be shared with the family on her memorial page at:  www.blurtonfuneralhomes.com.

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Iona A. Hoshauer, 81, of Paxton, Illinois, formerly of Armstrong

A Celebration of Iona A. Hoshauer’s   Life will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, November 6, 2016, at Blurton Funeral Home, in Potomac, with Pastor Sally Swaim officiating.  Visitation will be from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home

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Georgia “Jo” Betka, 92, of Champaign

A Celebration of Georgia “Jo” Betka’s   Life will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, November 7, 2016, at Blurton Funeral Home, in Hoopeston, with Pastor Cathy Najmon officiating.  Burial will follow the service in Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston.  Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. The family has entrusted the Blurton Funeral Home to assist them in honoring Georgia’s life.  Memories or photos may be sent to the family at:  www.blurtonfuneralhomes.com.

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Margaret Shields, 96, of Rossville

A visitation will be held 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. Monday November 7, 2016 at the Rossville Church of Christ 514 E. Attica St. Rossville, IL.  The funeral service will follow the visitation and will begin at 12:00 P.M. Monday at the church.  Burial will follow in Mann’s Chapel Cemetery in rural Rossville, IL.
 

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Anna Rae Swim, 89, of Hoopeston

A visitation will be held 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. Friday November 4, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL.  The funeral service will follow the visitation and will begin at 12:00 P.M. Friday at the funeral home, with Pastor Silas Montgomery officiating.  Burial will follow at Mann’s Chapel in rural Rossville.

Memorials may be made to Heritage Health Therapy and Senior Living 423 N. Dixie Highway, Hoopeston, IL 60942.

Please visit www.anderson-funeral-home.com to view Anna’s eternal tribute page and to send the family condolences.


Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston is handling the arrangements.

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Colt Gerald Boyne, of Hoopeston

A visitation will be held 1:00 P.M.-2:30 P.M. Wednesday November 2, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston.  The funeral service will follow the visitation at 2:30 P.M. Wednesday November 2, 2016 at the funeral home with Neil Larimore officiating.  Burial will be at Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston.

Memorials may be made to the family.

Visit www.anderson-funeral-home.com to view Colt’s eternal tribute page and to send the family condolences.

Anderson Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

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Eugene “Gene” Absher, 91, of Hoopeston

A visitation will be held 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. Monday October 31, 2016, at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL.  The funeral service will follow the visitation and will begin at 12:00 P.M. Monday October 31, 2016 at the funeral home, with Terry Polson officiating.  Burial will follow in Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston.

Memorials may be made in Gene’s honor to the Alzheimer’s Association Greater Illinois Chapter 207 S. Prospect Road, Suite 1, Bloomington, IL 61704.

Please visit www.anderson-funeral-home.com to view Gene’s eternal tribute page and to send the family condolences.

Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston is handling the arrangements.

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Wendy L. Dunavan, 66, of Rossville

Arrangements are pending at Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston.

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Katherine Layden, 67, of Oakwood

Arrangements are pending at Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston.

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Carol Ann Flint, 77, of Hoopeston

A visitation will be held 4:00 – 7:00 P.M. Friday October 21, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL.  The funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, October 22, 2016, at the funeral home, with Rev. Wade Meranda and Rev. Ann Schwartz officiating.  Burial will follow in Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston, IL.

Memorials may be made to the Hoopeston Miracle Tree or the Grant Township Food Cupboard.

Please visit www.anderson-funeral-home.com to view Carol’s eternal tribute page and to send the family condolences.

Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston is handling the arrangements.

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Judith M. Gossett, 73 of New Port Richey, FL and formerly of Woodland

Visitation:  2 Hours prior to the service
Funeral:  11 am on Friday, October 21 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Milford

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Jon R. Hall, 69 of Crescent City

Visitation:  4-7 pm on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka and 1 hour prior to the church service on Thursday
Funeral:  11 am on Thursday, October 20, 2016 at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Crescent City

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Melissa Frederick, 52, of Hoopeston

Cremation rites will be accorded and a memorial service will be held at 1:00 P.M. Saturday, October 15, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL, with Pastor Micah Mobley officiating.

Memorials may be made to Presence United Cancer Center 806 N. Logan Ave., Danville, IL 61832.

Please visit www.anderson-funeral-home.com to view Melissa’s eternal tribute page and to send the family condolences.

Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston, IL is handling the arrangements.

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Lula B. Wood, 94 of Watseka

Arrangements are pending at Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka

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Anna M. Gagnon, 97 of Watseka

Arrangements are pending at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka

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Jean Staton, of Danville

Arrangements are pending at the Blurton Funeral Home in Hoopeston

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Adam E. Hoskins, 79, of Alvin

A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, October 9, 2016, at the Blurton Funeral Home in Potomac, with Pastor Randy Holden officiating.  According to his wishes cremation rites have been accorded.  Memorials may be made to the Potomac American Legion.  The family has entrusted the Blurton Funeral Home to assist them in honoring Mr. Hoskins’ life.  Memories or photos may be shared with the family at:  www.blurtonfuneralhomes.com.

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Justin Ray Plecker Booher, 33, of Hoopeston

A gathering of friends will be held from 2:00 – 4:00 P.M. Sunday, October 9, 2016 at Kennekuk Cove County Park, 22296 Henning Road, Danville, IL.

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Jean Staton, of Danville

Arrangements are pending at the Blurton Funeral Home in Hoopeston.

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Adam E. Hoskins, 79, of Alvin

Arrangements are pending at the Blurton Funeral Home in Potomac.

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Molly Irene (Parker) Culbert, 92, of Rossville

A visitation will be held from 2:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. Sunday October 16, 2016 at the Rossville United Methodist Church.  A memorial service will follow at 4:00 P.M. at the church.  A family burial will be held at a later date.

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Louise Mae Tincher, 95, of Hoopeston

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, October 1, 2016, at Floral Hill Cemetery.  Memorials may be made to the First Christian Church or to Heritage Health.  According to her wishes cremation rites will be accorded.  The family have entrusted the Blurton Funeral Home to assist them in honoring her life.  Memories or photos may be shared with the family on her memorial page at:  www.blurtonfuneralhomes.com.

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Carol Sue Arrowsmith, 68, of Danville, formerly of Potomac

A Memorial Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Thursday, September 29, 2016, at the Blurton Funeral Home, in Potomac.  Graveside Service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, September 30, 2016 at the Potomac Cemetery, with Pastor Dan Mikel officiating.  Memorials may be made to the family.  According to her wishes cremation rites will be accorded.  The family has entrusted the Blurton Funeral Home to assist them in honoring her life.  Memories or photos may be sent to the family at www.blurtonfuneralhomes.com.

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Louise Mae Tincher, 95, of Hoopeston

Arrangements are pending at the Blurton Funeral Home in Hoopeston.

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James “Jim” Siebert, 82 of Watseka

Visitation:  4-7pm on Wednesday, September 28 at Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka with a 6:45 masonic service
Funeral:  10am Thursday, September 29 at Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka

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Paul William “Bill” Thornsbrough, 61 of Rossville

Visitation
will be 4-7 p.m. Tuesday at Sunset Funeral Home
and Cremation Center, Danville. A celebration of his life
will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial
will be in Mann’s Chapel Cemetery.

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Daniel Jay Morrissette, 72 of Herscher

Visitation:  4-8pm Monday, September 26 at the Herscher Christian Church
Funeral:  3pm Graveside on Tuesday at Iroquois Memorial Park in Watseka
Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka is in charge of services

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Mary Ralph, 79 of Watseka

Arrangements are pending at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka

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Carol Sue Arrowsmith, 68, of Danville, formerly of Potomac

Arrangements are pending at the Blurton Funeral Home in Potomac.

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Mary C. Wood, 64, of Hoopeston

Per her wishes cremation rites were accorded.

Visit www.anderson-funeral-home.com to view Mary’s eternal tribute page and to send the family condolences.

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Molly Culbert, 92, of Rossville

Arrangements are pending at Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston.

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Sam Fanning, 67 of Milford

Cremation Rites have been accorded.  Visitation will be at noon Sunday, September 25 until a 3:00 pm memorial service.  Both the visitation and memorial service will be held at Sam Fanning Football Stadium at Milford High School

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Patricia McGill, 82 of Martinton

Visitation:  Friday, September 23 from 4-6pm at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka

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William Ailey Hanson, 16 of Clifton

Visitation:  3-8pm, Wednesday, September 21 at the 4-H Center at the Iroquois County Fairgrounds
Funeral:  11am, Thursday, September 22 at the Grandstands at the Iroquois County Fairgrounds, north of Crescent City

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Rhonda K. Greenburg, 63 of Burnham, IL and formerly of Clifton

Visitation: 1 hour prior to service at the church
Memorial Mass: 11am, Wednesday, September 21 at St. Peters Catholic Church in Clifton

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Harry Manning, 68 of Milford

Arrangements are pending at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka

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Ralph Russell Vogel, 89 of Rankin

Graveside Service:  2pm Saturday, September 17 at the Rankin United Union Cemetery with military rites by the Cissna Park American Legion Post #527

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Conrad W. Cyr, 90 of Watseka

Memorial Service:  1pm Saturday, September 17 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka
Burial:  Private at later date

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Sam Fanning, 67 of Milford

Arrangements are pending at the Knapp Funeral Home in Milford

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Randy Earl Carter, 67, of Hoopeston

A Celebration of Randy’s Life will be held at the Hoopeston American Legion from 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. on Sunday.  Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Monday, September 12, 2016, at the First Presbyterian Church. Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m. Monday at the church.  Burial will follow the service at Floral Hill Cemetery.

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Debbie Kaye (Compton) Chandler, 62, of Hoopeston

A visitation will be held 4:00 P.M.-6:00 P.M. Thursday September 8, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston.  The funeral service will follow the visitation at 6:00 P.M. Thursday September 8, 2016 at the funeral home.  Cremation rites will be accorded following the service.  No burial will be held.

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Eileen Louise Hamilton, 92, of Hoopeston

A visitation will be held 12:00 P.M.-1:30 P.M. Thursday August 25, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston.  The funeral service will follow the visitation and will begin at 1:30 P.M. Thursday August 25, 2106 at the funeral home with Pastor Cathy Najmon officiating.  Burial will be at the Floral Hill Cemetery.

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Frances Louise Petty, 54, of Hoopeston

Arrangements are pending at Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston.

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Harriet Taranowski, 97 of Watseka

Arrangements are pending at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka

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Vernice Marcotte, 75 of Watseka

Visitation:  Tuesday, August 23rd from 4-7pm at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka
Cremation Rites will be made accordingly following services

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Eileen “Louise” Hamilton, 92 of Hoopeston

Arrangements are pending at Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston

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Eileen “Louise” Hamilton, 92, of Hoopeston

Arrangements are pending at Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston

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Betty Arlene Clifton, 87 of Laurens, SC formerly of Crescent City

Graveside Service:  2pm Friday, August 19 at GAR Cemetery in Watseka

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Maria Smith, 51 of Sheldon

Visiation:  4-7 pm on Tuesday, August 16 at Knapp Funeral Home in Sheldon

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Dennis R. Yohnka, 68 of Kankakee

Arrangements are pending at the Knapp Funeral Home in Clifton

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Richard McArtor Sr., 80 of Watseka

Visitation:  Sunday, August 14 from 1-4 pm at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka
Funeral:  Following Visitation

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Dolores “Dee” Allhands, 87 of Watseka

Visitation:  Friday August 12 from 10-11 am at Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka
Funeral:  Following Visitation

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Ryan Ahrens, 30 of Eagle Grove, IA

Visitation:  Saturday, August 13 from 10a-1p at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka
Funeral:  Following Visitation

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Marion Keith, 76 of Watseka

Visitation:  Friday August 12 from 10a-Noon at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka
Funeral:  Friday August 12 at Noon at the funeral home

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Velma J. Anderson, 84 of Ashkum

Visitation:  Wednesday from 5-8 pm at the Knapp Funeral Home in Clifton
Funeral:  11 am Thursday, August 11 at Zion Lutheran Church in Ashkum

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Carol Oyler, 79, of Hoopeston

Cremation rites will be accorded and a visitation will be held from 11:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. Thursday August 11, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL.  A memorial service will follow the visitation and will begin at 1:00 P.M. Thursday at the funeral home, with Rev. Thomas Cici officiating.  No burial will be held.

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Dolores M. Oakley, 81, of Casey, formerly of Hoopeston

Arrangements are pending at the Blurton Funeral home in Hoopeston.

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Claude W. Norenberg, 59, of Hoopeston

Cremation rites will be accorded and no services will be held at this time.

Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston is handling the arrangements.

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Evelyn Mae Spaur, 91, of Hoopeston

A visitation will be held 10:00 A.M.-11:00 A.M. Saturday, August 6, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston.  The funeral service will follow the visitation at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, August 6, 2016 at the funeral home, with Rev. Wade Meranda officiating.  Burial will be at Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston.

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Dorothy Magee, 92, of Hoopeston

Arrangements are pending at Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston.

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William Charles (Bill) Smidler, Jr. 86, of Rossville

A visitation will be held 4:30 P.M.-5:30 P.M. Wednesday July 27, 2016 at the Shiloh Apostolic Church in Henning.  The funeral service will follow the visitation at 5:30 P.M. at the Shiloh Apostolic Church in Henning.  A private burial will be held at Mt. Emblem in Elmhurst, IL.  Military rites will be accorded.

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Danny Lee Morgeson, 58, of Hoopeston

Cremation rites will be accorded.  A visitation will be held 5:00 – 7:00 P.M. Wednesday July 27, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL.  A graveside service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday July 28, 2016 at Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston.

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Georgia Willadean Stone, 80, of Hoopeston

A visitation will be held 4:00 – 7:00 P.M. Wednesday July 20, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL.  A graveside service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday July 21, 2016 at the Danville National Cemetery in Danville, IL, with Rev. Sid Payne officiating.  Burial will be in the Danville National Cemetery.

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John W. Huls, 91, of St. Joseph, Illinois

Graveside services for John Huls will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 21, 2016, at Beckman Cemetery, 2649 County Road 1800 East, Thomasboro, Illinois with Pastor Lehmann officiating. Military Rites will be accorded. According to his wishes cremation rites have been accorded by the Blurton Funeral Home.  The family has entrusted Blurton Funeral Home, Potomac to assist them in honoring Mr. Huls’ life. Memorials may be made to Immanuel Lutheran Church, Flatville, Illinois.  Memories or photos may be shared with the family on his memorial page at:  www.blurtonfuneralhomes.com.

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