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Patricia Foster, 81, of Paxton, formerly of Penfield, died Monday, April 21, 2014, at Presence Covenant Medical Center, Urbana.Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, April 25, at St. Lawrence Catholic Church, Penfield. The Rev. Michael Menner will officiate. Burial will follow in St. Lawrence Cemetery.
Charles “Perry” Herbert, 61, of Rantoul died Thursday morning, April 17, 2014, after a battle with cancer at Helia Healthcare, Champaign.A celebration of life reception will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 24, at the Knights of Columbus, North Ohio Avenue, Rantoul.Lux Memorial Chapel, Rantoul, is in charge of arrangements.
James Kirk, 69, of Ludlow died Monday morning, April 21, 2014, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana, surrounded by his loved ones.Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 26, at Lux Memorial Chapel, 1551 E. Grove Ave., Rantoul. The Rev. Joseph Donton will officiate. Burial will follow in Ludlow Cemetery.Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Friday at Lux Memorial Chapel.
Margaret L. Lipinski of Rantoul died Sunday, April 20, 2014, at Brookstone Estates, Rantoul, her home since 2009.Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 26, at Maplewood Cemetery, Rantoul. Lux Memorial Chapel, Rantoul, is in charge of arrangements.
Charles “Bud” Marcellus, 81, of Champaign died Friday, April 18, 2014, at home. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 23, at St. John Lutheran Church, Champaign, with the Rev. Mark Elliott and the Rev. Jeff Caithamer officiating. Burial will be in Grandview Memorial Gardens, Champaign.
Vernon Rademacher, 76, of Royal, father of a Gifford resident, died at 3:45 p.m. Monday, April 21, 2014, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday, April 24, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Gifford, with the Rev. Steve Lombardo officating. Burial will be in Stanton Cemetery, St. Joseph.
James Sparks, 75, of Rantoul died Saturday, April 19, 2014, at home.A gathering of friends and family will be held from 1-3 p.m. Sunday, April 27, at Lux Memorial Chapel, Rantoul.Mr. Sparks was preceded in death by his wife of almost 34 years, Addie Summerlin Sparks, and her extended family of North Carolina and Tennessee.
Kenneth E. Suits, 75, of Penfield died at 5:18 a.m. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at home, surrounded by family.Funeral services will be at 10:30 Friday, April 25, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Flatville. The Rev. James Lehmann will officiate. Burial will follow in Beckman Cemetery, Thomasboro.Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Thursday at the church.