Obituaries

Monday, August 26, 2019

NEWMAN — Louise Bullock, 92, of Urbana, formerly of Newman, died at 5:18 a.m. Friday (Aug. 23, 2019) at Newman Rehabilitation & Health Car…

HARRISONBURG, Va. — Edna Helmuth, 97, formerly of Arthur, died at 11:36 p.m. EST Saturday (Aug. 24, 2019) at Virginia Mennonite Retirement Com…

URBANA — Kip Hunt, 29, of Urbana died at 10:54 p.m. Friday (Aug. 23, 2019) at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana. Funeral arrangements were inc…

FARMER CITY — Joanna June Newberry, 89, of Farmer City died at 8:23 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19, 2019, at home.

DANVILLE — Mary Rosebraugh passed peacefully Thursday evening (Aug. 22, 2019) at Gibson City Annex, Gibson City.

Sunday, August 25, 2019

RANTOUL — Pamela “Pam” (Nalley) Spivey, 62, of Rantoul passed away Thursday (Aug. 22, 2019) at Carle Foundation Hospital after a long battle w…

URBANA — Grace Dorene Stahl of Urbana passed away early Wednesday morning (Aug. 21, 2019) at Carle Hospital.

CLINTON — Joyce D. Whittington, 67, of Clinton died at 11:25 a.m. Friday (Aug. 23, 2019) at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana. Funeral arrange…

BUCKLEY — Jeannette M. Winder, 83 of Buckley, passed away at 2:20 a.m. Saturday (Aug. 24, 2019) at Accolade Healthcare of Paxton on Pells.

BROOMFIELD, Colo. — Kenneth Walter Zimmerman Jr., 77, passed away on Sunday, July 21, 2019.

URBANA — Darwin J. Hursey, 91, of Urbana, formerly of Cisco, passed away at 11:25 p.m. Tuesday (Aug. 20, 2019) at University Rehab Center, Urbana.

GILMAN — Tori Jessilyn Irvin, 21, of Gilman died at 8:20 p.m. Tuesday (Aug. 20, 2019) at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.

RANTOUL — Ruby Jacobs, 97, of Rantoul, died at 1:45 a.m. Friday (Aug. 23, 2019) at Country Health Care & Rehab, Gifford. Funeral arrangeme…

URBANA — Elizabeth “Betty” Ann Johnson of Urbana passed away peacefully Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, at Meadowbrook Health Center.

CLINTON — Bonnie Lewis, 69, of Clinton died at 12:54 p.m. Friday (Aug. 23, 2019) at Decatur Memorial Hospital, Decatur. Funeral arrangements w…

CHAMPAIGN — Arthur McElwee, 89, of Champaign passed away at 10:13 p.m. Wednesday (Aug. 21, 2019) at OSF Medical Center, Urbana.

South Elgin — Richard Menzer, 86, of South Elgin, formerly of St. Joseph, passed away Thursday morning (Aug. 22, 2019) at Heritage Woods in So…

MANSFIELD — Mary Helen Moxley, 73, of Mansfield, passed away at 9:15 a.m. Friday (Aug. 23, 2019) at her residence. Her funeral will be at 11 a…

CHAMPAIGN — Mary Beth Muehling of Champaign, beloved wife, daughter and friend to many, died on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hos…

GIBSON CITY — Sandra S. Reynolds, 77, of Gibson City passed away Monday, Aug. 12, 2019, at Gibson Area Hospital.

URBANA — Phyllis Louise Scaff, 96, of Urbana passed away at 12:26 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

DeLAND — Beverly Jean Smith, 75, of Sullivan died at 9 p.m. Wednesday (Aug. 21, 2019) at her family residence.

URBANA — Milford Ray Allen, 95, died at home at 1:22 p.m. Tuesday (Aug. 20, 2019), surrounded by family. He was reunited with his wife, Bee, a…

ATWOOD — Glen A. Crist, 83, of Atwood passed away at 11:20 a.m. Friday (Aug. 23, 2019) at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.

DANVILLE — Stefphon Forthenberry, 51, of Brooklyn, N.Y., formerly of Danville, died at 7:10 p.m. Tuesday (Aug. 20, 2019) at VA New York Harbor…

PARIS, Ill. — Richard Hartsough, 93, of Paris died at 8:55 a.m. Thursday (Aug. 22, 2019) at Heritage Healthcare in Paris, Ill.

Saturday, August 24, 2019

NEWMAN — Louise Bullock, 92, of Urbana, formerly of Newman, died at 5:18 a.m. Friday (Aug. 23, 2019) at Newman Health and Rehabilitation Cente…

ATWOOD — Glen Crist, 83, of Atwood died at 11:20 a.m. Friday (Aug. 23, 2019) at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.

DANVILLE — Stefphon Forthenberry, 51, of Brooklyn, N.Y., formerly of Danville, died at 7:10 p.m. Tuesday (Aug. 20, 2019) at Veterans Affairs N…

GEORGETOWN — Larry Glascott, 71, of Georgetown died at 11:40 p.m. Thursday (Aug. 22, 2019) at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

CHAMPAIGN — Gerald Hearnley, 82, of Champaign, formerly of Mahomet, died at 8:18 a.m. Friday (Aug. 23, 2019) at home. Funeral arrangements wer…

MANSFIELD — Mary Helen Moxley, 73, of Mansfield died at 9:15 a.m. Friday (Aug. 23, 2019) at home. Funeral arrangements were incomplete at Calv…

MONTICELLO — Karen S. Norrie, 78, of Monticello passed away at 4:32 p.m. Thursday (Aug. 22, 2019) at her residence.

CHARLESTON — Charles Strange, 64, of Charleston died at 11:50 a.m. Wednesday (Aug. 21, 2019) at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

DANVILLE — Kenneth Ubren, 77, of Hoopeston, formerly of Streator, died Monday (Aug. 19, 2019) at Heritage Health Hoopeston.

BROADLANDS — Helen M. Walls, 83, of Broadlands died at 4:03 p.m. Thursday (Aug. 22, 2019) at the Newman Rehabilitation and Health Care Center,…

MONTEZUMA, Kan. — Dorothy Wedel, 90, of Montezuma, Kan., formerly of Arthur, died Tuesday (Aug. 20, 2019) at Bethel Home in Montezuma, Kan.

Friday, August 23, 2019

URBANA — Curtis A. Brown, 52, of Urbana died at 8:10 p.m. Tuesday (Aug. 20, 2019) at home. Funeral arrangements were incomplete at Perry's Twi…

MANSFIELD — Connie Wilson Burse went to meet her Lord, savior and family at the gates of heaven Wednesday (Aug. 21, 2019) at home.

MILWAUKEE, Wis. — Victor Butler, 52, of Milwaukee, Wis., formerly of Champaign, was born Jan. 31, 1967, to Bessie Butler and Richard Ross.

BELLA VISTA, Ark. — Lowell W. Davis Jr., 88, of Bella Vista, Ark., formerly of Sidney, died Monday, Aug. 5, 2019.

DANVILLE — Wayne Foreman, 95, of Danville died Wednesday (Aug. 21, 2019) at North Logan Health Care Center, Danville.

URBANA — A casual open house party to celebrate and honor the life of Ron Gerrietts, who passed away Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019, will be held at Ur…

POTOMAC — William Michael "Mike" Haley, 42, of Potomac died at 10:32 a.m. Wednesday (Aug. 21, 2019) at OSF Sacred Heart Medical Center, Danville.

PARIS, Ill. — Richard Hartsough, 93, of Paris, Ill., died at 8:55 a.m. Thursday (Aug. 22, 2019) at Paris Healthcare Center. Funeral arrangemen…

HAZEL CREST — John C. Martin of Hazel Crest, formerly of Pontiac, died Sunday (Aug. 18, 2019) in Hazel Crest.

CHAMPAIGN — Carol Ann McCoy, 71, of Champaign passed away Saturday (Aug. 17, 2019) at Vonderlieth Living Center, Mount Pulaski.

CHAMPAIGN — Heaven gained a beautiful angel, while Earth lost a vibrant soul, with the unexpected passing of Alyson “Aly” Cortney McDuffy, 30,…

URBANA — Arthur McElwee, 89, of Champaign died at 10:13 p.m. Wednesday (Aug. 21, 2019) at OSF Heart of Mary Medical Center, Urbana. Funeral ar…

SOUTH ELGIN — Richard Menzer, 86, of South Elgin, formerly of St. Joseph, died at 6:54 a.m. Thursday (Aug. 22, 2019) at Heritage Woods, South …