Obituaries for Tuesday, October 21, 2014
SUMMERVILLE, Texas – Ruth Loretta Artz, 90, went to be with her Lord on Thursday (Oct. 16, 2014).
MONTICELLO – Marian Bateman of Monticello died at 12:02 a.m. Monday (Oct. 20, 2014) at home. Funeral arrangements were incomplete at Calvert-Belangee-Bruce Funeral Home, 106 W. Oliver St., Mansfield.
THAWVILLE – Donald Blakeley, 80, of Thawville died Sunday (Oct. 19, 2014) at the Veterans Affairs nursing home, Danville. Funeral arrangements were incomplete at Knapp Funeral Homes, 115 W. Seminary Ave., Onarga.
FAIRFIELD GLADE, Tenn. – Donald Buhrmester, 80, of Fairfield Glade, Tenn., formerly of Hoopeston, died at 5 p.m. Friday (Oct. 17, 2014) at Cumblerland House Hospice, Crossville, Tenn.
RANTOUL – Donald D. Funke, 84, of Rantoul passed away on Saturday (Oct. 18, 2014) at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.
RANTOUL – Robert F. Funkhouser, 92, of Rantoul passed away at his home, surrounded by family, on Sunday (Oct. 19, 2014).
URBANA – Patricia Garrett, 80, of Urbana died at 3:30 p.m. Friday (Oct. 17, 2014) at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.
CHAMPAIGN – A service of tribute for Gerold G. Gerdts, 85, of Champaign will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, at Heath and Vaughn Funeral Home, 201 N. Elm St., Champaign. Burial will be at Grandview Memorial Gardens, Champaign. Pastor Megan Thompson will officiate.
BISMARCK – Melody Hillard, 68, of Bismarck died at 7:47 p.m. Sunday (Oct. 19, 2014) at Presence United Samaritans Medical Center, Danville.
ST. JOSEPH – Odette M. Mabry, 79, of St. Joseph passed away at 4:54 a.m. on Saturday (Oct. 18, 2014).
MAROA – Herbert E. Marsh, 90, of Maroa, formerly of Clinton, died at 12:10 a.m. Monday (Oct. 20, 2014) at Manor Court, Clinton. Funeral arrangements were incomplete at Calvert Funeral Home, 202 S. Wood St., Maroa.
TUSCOLA – Leo Plaszczynski, 81, of Tuscola died at 1:30 a.m. Thursday (Oct. 16, 2014) at Tuscola Health Care Center, Tuscola.
MAHOMET – Lloyde F. Primmer Sr. passed away Saturday (Oct. 18, 2014) quietly and peacefully. He was born Sept. 23, 1924, to Adam Wheeler Primmer and Lizzie Jane "Pet" Primmer.
CHAMPAIGN – Charles Weber Sr., 90, of Champaign died at 10:36 p.m. Sunday (Oct. 19, 2014) at Bickford Assisted Living and Memory Care of Champaign. Funeral arrangements were incomplete at Morgan Memorial Home, 1304 Regency Drive West, Savoy.