A Celebration of Eric Longest’s Life will be at 11:00 a.m. Friday, December 29, 2017, at Blurton Funeral Home, in Hoopeston, with Pastor Tom Cici officiating. Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. He will be laid to rest in Floral Hill Cemetery, with full military honors conducted by the Hoopeston American Legion. Memorials may be made to the Hoopeston American Legion Post #384. The family has entrusted the Blurton Funeral Home to assist them in honoring Eric’s life. Memories or condolences may be shared with the family on his everlasting memorial page at: www.blurtonfuneralhomes.com.