Obituaries

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Felix Jones

April 7, 2024

Felix Jones, 66 of Bloomington, IL passed away Sunday April 7, 2024 at OSF St. Joseph. Felix was born on November 2, 1957 in Louisville, KY, son of Jalinn and Corine (Risen) Jones. Felix married his wife, Jennifer Brinley on December 19, 1976 in Lo...
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Jimmie Kaye Jestis

April 6, 2024

Jimmie Kaye Jestis, 78 passed away on April 6, 2024 at DMH with her family by her side. She was born December 1, 1945, raised in Crossville TN, graduated Steven Decatur High School, lived in Decatur IL all of her adult life, worked in busines...

Nancy Winn

April 11, 2024

Passed away April 11, 2024, at Taylorville Estates Resident of Taylorville Arrangements provided by Central Cremation Center...
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William Sly

April 5, 2024

William Porter “Bill” Sly died Friday morning, April 5, 2024, from the effects of lymphoma (cancer). Bill was born May 26, 1936, to Harlow and Ethel Shaw Sly, the second of four children in the farming communities of Vantown and Dansville, M...

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John L. Duncan

March 25, 2024

John L. Duncan, 80, of Decatur, Illinois, died March 25, 2024 at home with his wife and daughters by his side. John was born on October 13, 1943 in Ottawa, Illinois, to the late James and Madolyne Harty Duncan. He was preceded in death by his brot...
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Rita Jean Whitney

March 31, 2024

Our beloved mother, Rita Jean Whitney, of Decatur, IL passed away peacefully on March 31, 2024, at home. Rita was born May 10th, 1929 in DeKalb IL to Charlotte (nee Nachtigall) and Walter Eric Carlson. She was baptized, confirmed, and married in...

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JAMES G. MILLER

March 7, 2024

On March 7, 2024, James G. Miller, age 85, passed away in his home surrounded by family. A visitation will be held Wednesday, March 13, 2024, from 4:00-7:00 pm at Adams Funeral Home in Charleston, Il. A graveside service will be held March 1...

Glenda Mae Yeaman

March 5, 2024

The family of Glenda Mae Yeaman would like to announce her passing on March 5th, 2024. Glenda leaves behind her husband, Jimmie Yeaman of Tovey, IL along with her sons Christopher, Conner, and Mitchell. She also leaves behind her daughter Jennife...
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William Hutchins

March 24, 2024

William ‘Bill’ Ray Hutchins, 74 of Decatur, IL. Bill was born in Monmouth, IL on June 28, 1949 to Raymond Ray Hutchins and Avis Amner (Lawhorn) Hutchins. Died on Sunday, March 24th at 6:15 in the morning at St. John’s Hospital in Springfi...

Jason Ullrich

April 2, 2024

Passed away April 2, 2024, in Effingham Resident of Effingham Arrangements provided by Central Cremation Center...

Raymond Bielert

April 2, 2024

Passed away April 2, 2024, at his residence Resident of Champaign Arrangements provided by Central Cremation Center...
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Jerry Cole

April 1, 2024

Passed away April 1, 2024, at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana Resident of Mattoon Arrangements provided by Central Cremation Center...

John Perschall

March 26, 2024

Passed away March 26, 2024, in Bloomington Resident of Bloomington Arrangements provided by Central Cremation Center...

Russell Garmon

March 26, 2024

Passed away March 26, 2024, at Jacksonville Skilled Nursing & Rehab Resident of Virginia Arrangements provided by Central Cremation Center...

Jennifer Dennis

March 23, 2024

Passed away March 23, 2024, at Lincoln Village Resident of Lincoln Arrangements provided by Central Cremation Center...

Virgil Calvert

March 8, 2024

Virgil E. Calvert of Tower Hill, Illinois passed away Friday, March 8th 2024 after a brief illness. In keeping with Virgil’s wishes, there will be no services. Virgil E. Calvert was born December 26th 1954 to Barbara Cole Calvert Mitchell ...

Elizabeth Marie “Betsy” Buccini

March 12, 2024

Elizabeth Marie “Betsy” Buccini, 79, of Aliquippa, PA passed March 12, 2024, holding her daughters’ hand at her home in Clinton,Il. She was born October 29,1944. Betsy, an excellent listener, avid Steelers fan and cat lover was known for her no...

Ruth Bolton-Slusser

March 16, 2024

Passed away March 16, 2024, at her residence Resident of Farmer City Arrangements provided by Central Cremation Center ...
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William Emil Furio Graminga, Jr.

March 16, 2024

William Emil Furio II, age 70, of Oreana Illinois, peacefully passed away on March 16th, 2024. William, also known as Bill, was born on August 6th, 1953 to William Gramigna and Delores Stewart. Bill is proceeded in death by his parents, his b...
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Marion C. Lowe

March 20, 2024

Marion Carroll Lowe Sr of Warrensburg passed away March 20, 2024, at his home surrounded by his family. Carroll was born June 5, 1941, in Warrensburg, IL as the son of Caleb and Letty (Woodside) Lowe. Carroll married Pamala Sunderland on March 30, 19...

Kimberly Burns Schafer

March 15, 2024

Kimberly Sue Burns (Schafer) passed away on March 15, 2024, in Decatur, IL, at the age of 55. She was born on October 24, 1968, in Decatur, IL. Kimberly was a nurturing and loving individual who cherished her family and friends, always willing to...

Donna Stanton

March 21, 2024

Donna Annette Stanton passed away March 21, 2024 from kidney failure at The Loft Peoria. She was born on May 8, 1963. She lived in East Peoria during her formative years and graduated from East Peoria High School in 1981, she was a member of the sc...

Wendell Smith

March 19, 2024

Passed away March 19, 2024, at his residence Resident of Jacksonville Arrangements provided by Central Cremation Center...

Billy Sanders

March 11, 2024

Billy Joe Sanders of Rosine, Kentucky, passed away peacefully at home on March 11, 2024, surrounded by his loving wife, Joy, while under Hospice Care. Born on October 26, 1952, in Hartford, Kentucky, Billy Joe was the son of Charles and Rosetta Sande...
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Albert Diener, Jr.

March 17, 2024

Albert J. Diener, known as Al, passed away peacefully on March 17, 2024, in Forsyth, IL, at the age of 82. He was born in Dunkirk, Indiana. Al was an intelligent and strong-willed man; he enjoyed gardening and nature, traits no doubt borne planting...