Obituaries for Wednesday, February 10, 2016
URBANA – Shirley Atkins-Reed, 63, of Urbana went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, at Presence Covenant Medical Center, Urbana.
TITUSVILLE, Fla. – Mary Vandeventer Barker, 83, of Titusville, Fla., passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016.
URBANA – B. Louise Carwile Bartholomew, 88, of Urbana died at 7:20 p.m. Sunday (Feb. 7, 2016) at Presence Covenant Medical Center, Urbana.
URBANA – Beth E. Carbonneau, 76, of Urbana died Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, at Meadowbrook Healthcare Center, Urbana.
DANVILLE – Craig Chambers, 79, of Danville died at 10 a.m. Monday (Feb. 8, 2016) at Presence United Samaritans Medical Center in Danville.
OAKWOOD – Norman J. Clendenen, 84, of Oakwood died at 8:11 p.m. Friday (Feb. 5, 2016) at North Logan Healthcare Center, Danville.
PENSACOLA, Fla. – Charles Edward Coleman Sr., 76, of Pensacola, Fla., formerly of Champaign, passed away peacefully on Saturday (Feb. 6, 2016) at West Florida Medical Center.
BROADLANDS – Jared Michael Crain, 72, of San Diego, Calif., formerly of Broadlands, passed away on Jan. 22, 2016, at UCLA Medical Hospital in Los Angeles.
CHAMPAIGN – Ricky Junior Gill, 45, of Champaign, formerly of Danville, died at 10:15 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.
GRANTSBURG – Jeff D. Kindhart, 51, of rural Grantsburg passed away at 11:45 a.m. Monday (Feb. 8, 2016) at his home.
LOVINGTON – Betty M. Kleiboeker, 76, of Lovington, formerly of Arcola, died at 5:40 a.m. Tuesday (Feb. 9, 2016) at Heartland Health Care Center, Champaign.
GLENDALE, Ariz. – James Edward Lewis, 63, of Glendale, Ariz., formerly of Fairmount and Champaign, passed away from natural causes at 2:20 a.m. Saturday (Feb. 6, 2016).
URBANA – Don Merritt, 88, of Urbana, formerly of Champaign, died at 7:30 a.m. Sunday (Feb. 7, 2016) at Helia Healthcare of Champaign.
DANVILLE – Earl Theodore Miller was born Jan. 16, 1927, to John Samuel and Margaret (Flaharty) Miller in Danville. Earl died peacefully in his sleep early Friday morning, Jan. 22, 2016, from Alzheimer's disease.
ALLERTON – Russell Newlin, 97, of Allerton died at 2:45 p.m. Saturday (Feb. 6, 2016) at Newman Health and Rehab Center. Private burial services will be held Wednesday, Feb. 10, in Oak Hill Cemetery, Crawfordsville, Ind. Arrangements are by Joines Funeral Home, 401 W. Gillogly, Newman.
URBANA – Theo V. Oliver, 91, of Urbana died at 7:38 p.m. Monday (Feb. 8, 2016) at Heartland Healthcare in Champaign. Funeral arrangements were incomplete at Leek & Sons Funeral Home, 304 E. Williams St., Danville.
FISHER – Wanda Dean Ralph was born Oct. 6, 1928, on her family's farm near Fisher. She was the youngest child of Sam and Tina (Shoemaker) Dean and was one of eight siblings, including Boyd, Karl, Hattie, Dorothy, Nellie, Frieda and Frances.
MAHOMET – Ronald (Ron) Saathoff, 70, of Mahomet passed away unexpectedly on Saturday (Feb. 6, 2016) at home.
FARMER CITY – Dennis Simmons, 67, of Farmer City died at 8:32 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center, Normal.
AMANA, Iowa – Charlotte J. Spang, 84, of Amana, Iowa, formerly of Olivet, died at 7:06 p.m. Sunday (Feb. 7, 2016) in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.