Obituaries for Sunday, February 26, 2017
PAXTON – Joan Eleanor (Sullivan) Burnett, 82, of Paxton passed away 4:45 p.m. Friday (Feb. 24, 2017) at Illinois Knights Templar Home, Paxton.
DANVILLE – Mickey Carrington of Danville died on Thursday (Feb. 23, 2017) in Danville. Funeral arrangements were incomplete at Rortvedt Funeral Services, 3 S. Hodge St., Tilton.
PORT RICHEY, Fla. – Dennis Eddy Sr., formerly of Champaign-Urbana, passed away peacefully on Feb. 12, 2017, at his home in Port Richey, Fla.
MONTICELLO – Nelda M. Farrar, 83, of Monticello passed away at 8:07 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, at the Piatt County Nursing Home, Monticello.
LODA – Judith Garbaciak, 74, of Lake Iroquois, Loda, died at 7:35 a.m. Saturday (Feb. 25, 2017) at Illinois Knights Templar Home, Paxton. Funeral arrangements were incomplete at Baier Family Funeral Services, 406 E. Pells St., Paxton.
URBANA – Donald Edward Keeler, 90, of Urbana passed away at 9:44 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.
MAHOMET – Robert Koegler, 93, of Mahomet died at 8:49 a.m. Saturday (Feb. 25, 2017) at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana. Funeral arrangements were incomplete at Blair-Owens Funeral Home, 102 E. Dunbar, Mahomet.
PASO ROBLES, Calif. – The Rev. Dr. Russ Wayne Mueller, 85, of Paso Robles, Calif., died on Jan. 9, 2017, at French Hospital, San Luis Obispo, Calif. He had been in failing health after a broken hip in November.
RANTOUL – Marthena "Martha" Nonneman, 102, of Rantoul passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, at Country Health Care and Rehab, Gifford.
DANVILLE – Delores Phillpott, 84, of Danville died at 7:58 a.m. Saturday (Feb. 25, 2017) at Presence Covenant Medical Center, Urbana. Funeral arrangements were incomplete at Leek & Sons Funeral Home, 304 E. Williams St., Danville.
GIFFORD – Phil Rubarts, 71, of Gifford passed away at home peacefully on Friday (Feb. 24, 2017).