Our Obituaries

Lorene Lindsay

February 13, 1922 - September 25, 2017

Bloomington - Lorene Lindsay, 95, of Bloomington, passed away Monday, September 25, 2017, at Heritage Health, Normal.Lorene was born February 13, 1922, in Bellflower, the daughter of Charles and Edith (Miller) Lee. She married Melvin Lindsay on November 23, 1940, in St. Louis. He preceded her in death.Surviving are their children, Kaywin (Ann) Lindsay of Greensburg, IN; and Carolyn (Richard)...
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Ann L. Mosier

November 11, 1958 - September 15, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Ghanshyambhai Purshohambhai Amin

December 23, 1951 - September 15, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Funeral Home, Bloomington, IL.
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Marcella Weakley

February 9, 1921 - September 14, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Marcella May Weakley

February 9, 1921 - September 14, 2017

Marcella May Weakley, 96 of Normal passed away on Thursday September 14, 2017 at McLean County Nursing Home. Her funeral will be at Eastlawn Funeral Home on Tuesday September 19 at 3:00 PM with visitation at 2:00 PM. Marcella was born on February 9, 1921, in Leroy, the daughter of Park and Norma Karr Simmons. She married William Weakley on May 12, 1942 in Fort Lewis, WA. She is survived by two...
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Grace P. Bonds

November 3, 1923 - September 12, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Gladys Fern CONNOUR

May 18, 1930 - September 12, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Grace P. Bonds

November 3, 1923 - September 12, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Fern Fern Connour

May 18, 1930 - September 12, 2017

Fern Connour, 87, of Bloomington passed away Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 2:45 a.m. She was born on May 18, 1930 in Hudson Township, Illinois, the daughter of John and Neola Tones Hinthorn. She married William West, and later married William Connour on February 1, 1964 in Hudson. He preceded her in death on March 19, 1999.Fern spent her entire life dedicated to her large family of kids and...
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Ralph E. Zebarth

May 9, 1922 - September 8, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Phyllis E. Davis

November 15, 1940 - September 4, 2017

Phyllis Elaine Logsdon (Yarbrough, Oates) Davis, age 76, recently from Dallas, TX passed away peacefully on September 4, 2017 at Heritage Health in Bloomington, Illinois.She was born November 15, 1940 to Lloyd Elson and Ethel May (Triplett) Logsdon of Armstrong County, in the family home just a few miles outside of Claude, Texas. Phyllis was a longtime member of First Baptist Church Claude where,...
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Gay SMITH

August 17, 1946 - September 2, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Victor E. Ryburn

May 8, 1945 - September 2, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Victor E. Ryburn

May 8, 1945 - September 2, 2017

Victor Eugene Ryburn, of Heyworth, went to be with the Lord at 5:52pm (9-2-17) surrounded by his wife and children. Vic was born May 8, 1945, in Bloomington (VE Day--the day that World War II ended in Europe) to Raymond and Hazel Peel Ryburn. He was named Victor Eugene (the initials of "Victory in Europe"). Immediately after he was born, his mother heard church bells ringing, car horns honking,...
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Barbara Louise Draper

October 20, 1921 - August 29, 2017

Barbara Louise Draper, 95, of Bloomington, went home to be with her Savior, Lord Jesus Christ on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at 11:40 a.m. at her home. She was born October 20, 1921, in Fairmont, Illinois, the daughter of Arthur and Mary Mitchell Sanks. She married Fredrick Draper, Sr. on March 6, 1941 in Batavia, Ohio. He preceded her in death on February 2, 1985.Barbara loved the Chicago Cubs,...
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Gladys B. Russell

August 19, 1933 - August 26, 2017

Downs - Gladys "Polly" B. Russell, 84, of Downs, passed away peacefully at 9:30 p.m. Saturday, August 27, 2017, at her residence.Polly was born August 19, 1933, in Clay, Alabama, the daughter of Joeseph Edward and Ruth Elliott Brown. She married Joe Russell in Birmingham, Alabama on June 18, 1955. He survives.She is also survived by her children, Richard (Stephanie Shoemaker) Russell of...
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Mary Ellen Williams

April 23, 1925 - August 25, 2017

Mary was born April 23, 1925, in LeRoy, a daughter of Louis and Lenora Strange Hoover. She married Gerald E. "Whitey" Williams on April 28, 1944, at St. Matthew Episcopal Church, and they celebrated their 59th wedding anniversary in 2003.Mary was a member of St. Matthew Episcopal Church; Louis E. Davis Post 56 Auxiliary; a past member of Bloomington Delphi; a Bloomington High School 1943 graduate...
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Rosella M. Mitchell

September 1, 1928 - August 25, 2017

Rosella M. Mitchell, 88, of Bloomington, passed away at 1:00 p.m. Friday (August 25, 2017) at LeRoy Manor in LeRoy.She was born September 1, 1928, in Farmer City, the daughter of Oakley and Hanie Cox Franklin. She married Ross I. Mitchell on November 26, 1947. They were married for 57 years. He preceded her in death on December 16, 2003. She was also preceded in death by her parents and...
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Randall Dean Rhoades

February 11, 1963 - August 22, 2017

Randall "Randy" Dean Rhoades, 54, of Summersville, Missouri, formerly of Bloomington, passed away Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 4:14 a.m. at Mercy Hospital in Springfield, Missouri. He was born February 11, 1963 in Bloomington, the son of Dean and Katherine Wasson Rhoades.Randy was a 1990 graduate of Illinois State University. After graduation, he worked in archaeology in the southwest United...
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Jean E. Radcliff

May 24, 1939 - August 20, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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James William Turner

January 13, 1936 - August 20, 2017

Normal - James W. Turner, 81, of Normal, passed away Sunday, August 20, 2017, at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington.Jim was born January 13, 1936, in Murphysboro, IL, the son of William and Olive (Delaney) Turner. He married Janet Porter on December 2, 1961, in Murphysboro. She survives.Also surviving are their daughter, Christina Kilcoin of Bloomington; a granddaughter, Molly (John)...
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Rosemary Weaver-Wall

May 31, 1931 - August 20, 2017

Bloomington - Rosemary Weaver, 86, of Bloomington, passed away Sunday, August 20, 2017, at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center, Normal.Rosemary was born May 31, 1931, in Bloomington, the daughter of Glover and Bertha (Leigh) Swearingen. Surviving are her children, Kenneth (Karen) Weaver of Bloomington; James (Christine McIntire) Weaver of Florida; Marcia Weaver of Bloomington; Micki (Dennis) Weaver ...
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James Edward Morrissey

October 24, 1950 - August 15, 2017

James Edward "Mo" Morrissey, 66, of Bloomington passed away peacefully Tuesday evening, August 15th, 2017 at 8 o'clock in his home. He was born October 24, 1950 in Kewanee, the son of James Bernard and Floradean Ruth Matthews Morrissey. Jim grew up on a farm in rural Wyoming, Illinois making wonderful and often mischievous memories with his sisters, cousins and friends. He married the love of...
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Ann Keiser

August 22, 1945 - August 13, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Deborah Evelyn Weldt

February 8, 1957 - August 10, 2017

Deborah Evelyn Weldt, 60, of Bloomington passed away at 6:10 a.m. Thursday, August 10, 2017 at Heritage Health Normal. She was born February 8, 1957 in Oak Park, Illinois, the daughter of Frederick Jr. and Violette Garbe Bedard. She married Brian Weldt on June 6, 1981 in Brookfield, Illinois. He precedes her in death.Deborah was a caregiver for Marcfirst in Normal for many years. She also...
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Joseph Neeves

August 28, 1918 - August 9, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Diana J McLaren Osburn

March 1, 1949 - August 6, 2017

Diana J. McLaren Osburn, 68, of Normal passed away at 1:09 a.m. on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at her residence. She was born March 1, 1949 in Detroit, Michigan, the daughter of Douglas and Evelyn Claire Woodworth McLaren. She married Morris Osburn in Bloomington. He precedes her in death.Diana is survived by a son, Shane McLaren, of Normal; three stepsons, Robert (Jenna) Osburn of Western Springs,...
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Eleanor Jeanne Beyer

August 10, 1934 - August 5, 2017

Eleanor Jeanne (Kirby) Beyer, 82, of Normal, died on Saturday (August 5, 2017) at Heritage Health in Bloomington surrounded by her family. She is survived by her husband, Robert E. Beyer, Normal; Steven Beyer (Laurie), Bloomington; Robert K. Beyer (Jackie), Bloomington; grandsons Scott Beyer and Daniel Beyer, and step-grandchildren Abbey Verfurth and Glen Verfurth.Eleanor was born on August 10,...
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Rose A. Roberts

December 14, 1921 - August 4, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Jessie L. HENDERSON

November 16, 1940 - August 2, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Jessie L. Henderson

November 16, 1940 - August 2, 2017

Jessie Lee Henderson, 76, of Bloomington passed away Wednesday morning, August 2, 2017 at 5:18 a.m. at Bloomington Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center. She was born November 16, 1940 in Ellisville, Mississippi, the daughter of Robert and Maggie Perryman Evans. She married Archie Henderson on April 3, 1972 in Bloomington. He survives.Jessie attended school at Bay St. Louis, Mississippi. ...
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Elmer L. Wulf

June 23, 1939 - July 29, 2017

LEXINGTON - Elmer L. Wulf, Jr. 78, of Bloomington, passed away Saturday, July 29, 2017 at his residence.Elmer was born June 23, 1939, in Bloomington, the son of Elmer and Sylvia (Miller) Wulf. He married Mary Batterton on March 10, 1961. She survives.Also surviving are their two daughters, Echo Fisher and Jill (Mark) Kastello, both of Bloomington; four grandchildren, Keegan, Tia, Alexis, and...
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Jill Lynn Peterson

August 12, 1962 - July 28, 2017

Jill Lynn (Kolker) Peterson was brought into this world on August 12, 1962 by Jay & Joann Kolker. She was raised in Dubuque, Iowa, graduating from Hempstead High in 1980. Jill married Rick Peterson on October 6, 1984, and they lived their lives together throughout Texas, Minnesota, and Illinois. In 1986, they welcomed their daughter, Brittany, to the family, and in 1994, their son, Garrett,...
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RuthAnn A. Mandrell

July 16, 1944 - July 21, 2017

CLINTON - RuthAnn Mandrell, 73, of Clinton, passed away Friday, July 21, 2017 at Bloomington Rehabilitation and Health Care Center.RuthAnn was born July 16, 1944, in Clinton, the daughter of Virgil and Ruby (Gardner) Florey. She married Joe Mandrell on November 10, 1962, in DeWitt. He survives.Also surviving are their children, Jim (Sharon) Mandrell and Sharon Day, both of Clinton; six...
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Raymond Gene Myers

September 25, 1941 - July 20, 2017

Bloomington - Raymond G. Myers 75, of Bloomington, IL, passed away on July 20, 2017 at St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, IL.He was the son of Kenneth and Grace (Woith) Myers. Raymond was born on September 25, 1941 in Bloomington, IL. His parents preceded him in death. He then married Mary Jane Herring in Bloomington, IL. in 1987.Raymond served 5 years as a Marine. He then worked at G.E. for...
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Gerald D. Nafzinger

November 5, 1940 - July 19, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Angela L. Sutter

October 22, 1975 - July 15, 2017

GRIDLEY - Angela L. Sutter, 41, of Gridley, passed away Saturday, July 15, 2017 at her residence.Angela was born October 22, 1975, in Normal, the daughter of Daniel and Helen (Hardman) Sutter. Surviving are her mother, Helen Sutter; a brother, Aaron (Lisa) Sutter, Cooksville; a niece, Sara Marie Sutter; and a nephew, Cody Daniel Sutter; several aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.Angela worked at...
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Darwin L. Ropp

September 20, 1936 - July 11, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Wilbur O. Oliver

October 31, 1925 - July 9, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Wilbur O. Oliver

October 31, 1925 - July 9, 2017

NORMAL - Wilbur "Bud" Oliver, 91, of Normal, passed away Sunday, July 9, 2017 at Heartland Health Care Center, Normal.Bud was born October 31, 1925, in Downs, the son of William and Nell (Fisher) Oliver. He married Thelma Faye Oliver on January 16, 1949, in Lexington. She preceded him in death on October 30, 2015.Surviving are their children, Deb (Bob) Strong and Carol Robinson; nine...
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Michael E. Sigler

December 2, 1952 - July 8, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Ronald W. Blemler

January 26, 1943 - July 4, 2017

Normal - Ronald W. Blemler, 74, of Normal, passed away July 4, 2017 at 1:44 a.m. in Bloomington.Visitation will take place from 4:30-8:00 p.m. Friday, July 7, 2017 at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Normal. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, July 8, 2017 at the church. A luncheon will follow the service. Ron was born January 26, 1943, in Olympia, WA, the son of John and...
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Mary Carper

June 18, 1952 - July 3, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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John W. Smith

February 4, 1921 - July 1, 2017

Normal - John William "Bill" Smith, 96, of Normal, passed away Saturday, July 1, 2017, at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center, Normal.Bill was born February 4, 1921, in Milan, Indiana, the son of Eugene F. and Pauline (Hiestand) (Schockley) Smith.He married Thelma I. King on April 8, 1945 at Second Presbyterian Church Grace Chapel.Surviving are three children, Cheryl Salvato of Normal;...
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James Michael Bateson

June 20, 1951 - June 30, 2017

James Michael Bateson, 66, of Clinton, passed away June 30, 2017 at his residence.Graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, July 22, 2017 at Memorial Park Cemetery in Clinton with military honors.Memorials may be made to the donor's choice.Michael was born June 20, 1951, in Clinton, the son of John D. and Florence (Eveland) Bateson.Surviving are his children, Michael Bateson, Oregon;...
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Joan M. Reeves

July 15, 1933 - June 23, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Joan M. Reeves

July 15, 1933 - June 23, 2017

BLOOMINGTON - Joan M. Reeves passed away peacefully at 9:22 p.m. Friday (June 23, 2017) at Advocate BroMenn, Normal surrounded by her loving family.Joan was born July 15, 1933 in Bloomington, a daughter of Jerome Michael Larkin and Sadie Irene Leary Larkin. She graduated from Downs High School. She attended Illinois State Normal University. She married Leo Reeves on July 23, 1953 in Kenai, Alaska...
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Verna R. Eastham

May 14, 1940 - June 23, 2017

Bloomington - Verna R. Eastham, 77, of Bloomington, passed away Friday, June 23, 2017 at her residence surrounded by her family.Verna was born May 14, 1940, in Cromwell, KY, the daughter of Ira and Avie Smith Phelps. She married Paul Eastham on August 20, 1956, in Clinton, IL. He survives.Also surviving are their children; Daniel Eastham of Bloomington; Mike Eastham of South Bend, IN; and Lisa...
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Betty J. Finfrock

October 31, 1922 - June 20, 2017

Betty Jewel Finfrock, 94, of Bloomington passed away at 3:13 p.m. on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at Heritage Health Center in El Paso. She was born October 31, 1922 in Waynesville, the daughter of Alexander and Hattie Matthews Armstrong. She married Dale Finfrock on November 14, 1942 in St. Louis. He preceded her in death on October 7, 2002. Betty worked as a sales clerk for Roland's Department...
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Fred H. King

January 21, 1936 - June 19, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Judy L. Moberly

July 30, 1938 - June 18, 2017

Judy Lee Wheeler Moberly, 78, of Bloomington passed away Sunday, June 18th 2017 surrounded by her family.She was born in Philadelphia, moving to Normal in 1970 where she raised her five boys who were the joys of her life. She retired from State Farm in 2003.Judy was a loving mother, wife, sister, aunt, and friend. She was a devoted Christian who never missed an opportunity to tell others about...
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Marguerite A. Deutsch

February 28, 1924 - June 14, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Marian J. Homan

August 3, 1936 - June 12, 2017

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Marian Homan

August 3, 1936 - June 12, 2017

BLOOMINGTON - Marian Josephine Homan, 80, of Bloomington passed away Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at 11:50 p.m. at Aperion Care in Bloomington. She was born August 3, 1936, the daughter of Fred and Helen Jurd Stiles. She married Emmett (Bob) Homan on November 15, 1968 in Bloomington. He precedes her in death.Marian was known as a "jack of all trades," and especially enjoyed singing and cooking,...
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Eileen Verna LANCASTER

December 13, 1926 - June 10, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Jane Amerman

March 22, 1921 - June 9, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Charlene Alice McCarthy

November 14, 1930 - June 9, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Jane Amerman

March 22, 1921 - June 9, 2017

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Beverly MURPHY

May 24, 1944 - June 9, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Harry S. RAFFETY

February 15, 1959 - June 8, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Samuel Phillip Cook

August 1, 1993 - June 7, 2017

Samuel Phillip Cook, age 23, died at 1:43 a.m. on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. He was born on August 1, 1993 in Bloomington, the son of Patrick and Rose Anne Standaert Cook.Sam worked as a meat wrapper at Jewel-Osco in Bloomington for two years, and most recently worked as an inventory specialist at Illinois Voices Theatre. Sam was an active member of the...
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Harry Michael Raffety

February 15, 1959 - June 6, 2017

BLOOMINGTON - Harry Michael Raffety, age 58, of Bloomington passed away at 2:12 p.m. on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago. He was born February 15, 1959 in Bloomington, the son of Harry and Eloise Woodburn Raffety. He married Nancy Wilke on November 26, 1988 in Bloomington. She survives.Harry most recently worked as a cook at Olive Garden in Bloomington, after...
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Lois Dee ann Krieg

January 4, 1941 - June 4, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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David A. Nygaard

August 24, 1938 - June 4, 2017

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Edwin H. White

August 12, 1938 - June 3, 2017

DOWNS - Edwin H. White, 78, of Downs, passed away Saturday, June 3, 2017 at his residence.Edwin was born August 12, 1938, in Bloomington, the son of Nolan and Velma "Marie" Randolph White. He married Alyce Nicolaysen on September 7, 1973, in Downs. She survives.Also surviving are their children, Julianna (Bart Jackman) Schaubert of Effingham, William (Debra) White of Downs, and Derek (Amber)...
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Estella HENSLEY

August 9, 1919 - June 1, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Michael A. Burge

December 21, 1946 - May 31, 2017

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Bryce C. House

September 24, 1952 - May 31, 2017

Bloomington - Bryce Charles House, age 64, of Bloomington passed away at 8:40 p.m. on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at Advocate-BroMenn Medical Center in Normal. He was born September 24, 1952 in Morris, Illinois, the son of William and Bernetta Thompson House. He married JoAlice Root on August 26, 1972 in Assumption, Illinois. She survives.He worked at State Farm for 40 years, working at both...
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Michael Allen Burge

December 21, 1946 - May 31, 2017

LaSalle - Michael Allen Burge, age 70, of LaSalle passed away Wednesday, May 31st at 6:14 a.m. at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru. He married Pauline Pomerleau on October 4, 1969 in Florida. She precedes him in death.Michael and his family moved to Lexington in 1978. He worked at Napa Auto Parts for 20 years. He is an Army veteran, and served his country in the Vietnam War. In his...
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Marjie Mae Bailey

July 10, 1932 - May 29, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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William Clayton Barber

March 12, 1971 - May 29, 2017

W. Clayton Barber III, 46 of Bloomington passed away at his home on May 29, 2017. Clayton was born on March 12, 1971. He is survived by his wife Betty White-Barber of Bloomington.Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Funeral Home, Bloomington, IL.
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Barbara Monninger

December 22, 1926 - May 29, 2017

Bloomington - Barbara "Pinky" Monninger, age 90, of Bloomington passed away Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 10:03 a.m. in her home. She was born December 22, 1926 in Macomb, the daughter of Hansel and Marguerite Saffell Martin. She married Donald Monninger on June 30, 1946 in Macomb.She was a depression era kid, an only child raised on a farm. She had no indoor bathroom until she was in high school....
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Harriet R. Flanagan

September 14, 1928 - May 28, 2017

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Betty Lou Wittenborn

September 7, 1931 - May 25, 2017

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Betty Lou Wittenborn

September 7, 1931 - May 25, 2017

Normal - Betty Lou Carroll Wittenborn, of Normal, passed away Thursday May 25, 2017 at Heritage Health, Normal. Betty was born September 7, 1931, in Norris City, IL, the daughter of Elton and Evelyn Hill Bishop. She married Fred Carroll Jr. on March 8, 1953. Fred preceded her in death. Betty then married Lawrence "Mel" Wittenborn on August 28/1990. Mel also preceded her in death.Surviving...
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Florence Skinner

December 14, 1926 - May 18, 2017

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Allyne R. Roach

February 24, 1926 - May 18, 2017

Allyne Rose Roach, 91, of Bloomington, passed away Thursday, May 18, 2017 at home. Allyne was born February 24, 1926, the daughter of Albert and Hulda Simpsen. She married Terry Roach on July 31, 1982, in Bloomington. He survives.Also surviving are their children, Michelle (Lionel) Parker of Bloomington, and Terry J. Roach of Normal; two grandchildren, Shawn and Matt Parker; a brother, Daryl ...
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Lawrence Edward Mann

July 7, 1948 - May 16, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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John S. Duffy

June 28, 1924 - May 12, 2017

NORMAL - John S. Duffy, 92, of Normal, died 11:45 a.m. Friday (May 12, 2017) at his home.A private family service and a celebration of life service will be in August.He was born June 28, 1924, in Melvin. He married his sweetheart and love of his live, Barbara Hochhalter, on May 18, 1957, in Melvin. They would have celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary this year.He is survived by his wife,...
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Judith Feezor

January 14, 1946 - May 12, 2017

Bloomington - Judith Rose Feezor, 71 of Bloomington, passed away Friday, May 12, 2017, at Aperion Care of Bloomington.Judi was born January 14, 1946, in Bloomington. The daughter of Pauline Whitesell. Surviving are her husband, Larry Feezor of Palm Coast, FL; a son, Mike Gaddy Jr. of Santa Clara, CA; two daughters, Kathie Gaddy of Santa Clara, CA; and Karla Gaddy-Hasty of Morton; three...
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Irma Mae Thompson

August 5, 1932 - May 11, 2017

BLOOMINGTON -- Irma Mae Neuhaus Thompson 84, of Bloomington passed away on May 11, 2017 at the McLean County Nursing Home. Irma was born on August 5, 1932 in Pekin, IL. Her parents, Gilbert and Anna Neuhaus both preceded her in death. Irma married James Norman Thompson on January 19, 1951 and he preceded Irma in death. Irma is survived by her daughters Jo (Don) Denniston of Bloomington, Valerie ...
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Rex Bean

December 24, 1950 - May 10, 2017

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Clonnie Back

April 5, 1942 - May 9, 2017

Bloomington - Clonnie E. Back, 75, of Bloomington, passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at his residence.Clonnie was born April 5, 1942, in Osceola, AR, the son of Jacob and Hallie Kyle Back. Surviving are one child; four sisters, Jessie (Eldon) Hinshaw of Bloomington; Donna Davis of Joliet; Barbara (Danny) Shepherd of Bloomington; and Marion Davey of Bloomington; several nieces and nephews. He was...
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Delbert R. WHITTET

August 13, 1918 - May 8, 2017

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Delbert Ross Whittet

August 13, 1918 - May 8, 2017

Normal - Delbert R. Whittet, 98, of Normal, passed away Monday, May 8, 2017, at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center, Normal.Delbert was born August 13, 1918, in Beswell, IN; the son of Claude and Lea Langelier Whittet. He married Mary L. Harding on November 1, 1942, in St. Charles, MO. She preceded him in death on December 7, 1995.Surviving is one child; Lawrence (Larry) A. Whittet of Granbury,...
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Junior Fletcher

October 3, 1930 - May 8, 2017

Junior Lodes Fletcher, 86, of Bloomington, IL., passed from this life Monday, May 8, 2017 at Heartland Health Care Center of Normal.He was born October 3, 1930, in Black Oak, AR., to the late Lodes and Rhoda Fletcher.Mr. Fletcher served in the United States Marine Corps during The Korean War in which he was a crane operator. He worked as a laborer most of his life. This year would mark his 50th...
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Herman Leischner

October 18, 1940 - May 6, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Sheilie Altieri

December 29, 1969 - May 5, 2017

HEYWORTH - Sheilie Altieri, 47, of Heyworth, passed away Friday, May 5, 2017 at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington.Sheilie was born December 29, 1969, in Peoria, the daughter of Dennis and Patricia Bohannon Carroll. She married Pete Altieri on December 29, 1989, in Danbury, CT. He survives.Also surviving are their children, Kaitlin (Dathan Engel) Altieri; and Joseph (Marsha) Altieri; a...
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Ralph Krueger

July 1, 1925 - May 4, 2017

BLOOMINGTON - Ralph William Krueger, 91, of Pekin passed away Thursday, May 4th, at 2 p.m. surrounded by his family. Ralph was born July 1, 1925 to Gephardt and Luella Bauer Krueger. He was preceded in death by his parents; two sons, Stephen and Mark Krueger; and siblings Richard, Robert, Lila, and Paul. He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Corinne Crosby Lawson Krueger; a son Daniel (Karen...
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Ina Pearl Webb

April 4, 1942 - May 4, 2017

BLOOMINGTON - Ina Pearl Webb, 75, of Bloomington passed away Thursday, May 4th, at her home. She was born April 4, 1942, the daughter of Carl and Edith Cummings. She married Herbert Cade. He precedes her in death. Over the years, Pearl worked for the Peoples Bank, Clinton Power, the Bloomington Pantagraph, and served as court clerk in McLean County. She was devoted to her family, kids, and...
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Levi Phoenix King

May 1, 2017 - May 2, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Funeral Home, Bloomington, IL.
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Norman L. Block

November 11, 1931 - May 1, 2017

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Robert Bean

November 16, 1920 - May 1, 2017

BLOOMINGTON -- Robert Bean, 96, of Bloomington passed away at 11:45 a.m. on Monday, May 1, 2017 at the Bloomington Rehabilitation and Health Care Center. He was born on November 16, 1920, the son of Arthur and Single Covan Bean. He married Erma Fitzpatrick on December 28, 1970 in Chicago. She survives.Mr. Bean was an auxiliary member of the Chicago Police Department for many years. He...
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Dorothy M. Cole

April 22, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Dorothy M. Cole

August 24, 1918 - April 22, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Funeral Home, Bloomington, IL.
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Iva Joann Coleman

September 12, 1926 - April 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Joyce A. Cosenza

September 4, 1941 - April 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Iva Joann Coleman

September 12, 1926 - April 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.
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Iva Joann Coleman

September 12, 1926 - April 21, 2017

Iva (JoAnn) Coleman90, of Lexington, IllThe morning of April 21, 2017, the Lord called home Iva JoAnn Coleman as she was surrounded by family. She was 90 years old.Visitation for JoAnn will be at 9 a.m. Wednesday, April 26, at Lexington Community Church, Lexington Ill. Memorial services will follow at 10 a.m. at the church. Burial will be at East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington Ill.,...
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Ingeborg Kreitler

July 26, 1940 - April 18, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of East Lawn Funeral Home, Bloomington, IL.
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