Obituaries for the week of Sunday, January 14, 2018

Robert Bross

Robert Bross, 58, of Savoy died morning of Monday, Jan. 15, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 19, at Lux Memorial Chapel, 1551 E. Grove Ave., Rantoul. The Rev. Robert Freeman will officiate. Burial will follow in Maplewood Cemetery, Rantoul.Visitation will be from 4-6 p.m. Thursday at Lux Memorial Chapel.

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James Crawford

James Crawford Sr., 75, of Potomac died at 7:54 p.m. Monday Jan. 15, 2018, at County Health, Gifford.Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, at Blurton Funeral Home, 400 N. Vermilion St., Potomac, with the Rev. Karen Jersild officiating. Burial will be in Partlow Cemetery, Danville.Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. 

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Marjorie Evans

Marjorie (Mag) M. Evans of Paris, formerly of Champaign, died Jan. 9, 2018 at Regional Hospital, Terre Haute, Ind.  Per her request, cremation rites will be accorded. 

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James Gorman

Dr. James E. Gorman of Savoy died at 4:37 a.m. Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, at Country Health Care and Rehab, Gifford.  Visitation will be held from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, with a funeral Mass immediately following at 11:30 a.m. at Holy Cross Catholic Church, 405 W. Clark St., Champaign. Burial at Woodlawn Cemetery in Urbana will be private.

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Edith Greer

Edith (Phillips) Greer, 89, of Champaign, formerly of Fisher, died Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018, at Champaign Urbana Nursing and Rehab in Savoy, surrounded by her daughters.Funeral services will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, at Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church, with the Rev. Kyle Emery officiating. Burial will follow in Zion Hill Cemetery.

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James Johnson

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James R. Johnson, 80, of Thomasboro died Thursday afternoon, Jan. 11, 2018, at Country Health Care & Rehab, Gifford.A gathering of friends and family will be held from noon-1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 18, at Lux Memorial Chapel, 1551 E. Grove Ave., Rantoul. Burial will follow in Elmwood Cemetery, Rantoul.

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Pamela Leonard

Pamela King Leonard, 63, of Thomasboro died at 5:34 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, at Prescence Covenant Medical Center, Urbana, with family at her side.Graveside services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, at Collison Cemetery, Collison, with the Rev. Sally Swaim officiating.Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m. Saturday at Blurton Funeral Home in Potomac.

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Eilert Osterbur

Eilert H. Osterbur, 92 of Royal died at 7:25 a.m. Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, at home with loved ones by his side.Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 19, at St. John Lutheran Church, Royal, with the Rev. Jay Johnson officiating. Burial will be in Kopmann Cemetery.Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Thursday at the church with a 7 p.m. prayer service.

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Esther Pagitt

Esther Pagitt, 84, of Rantoul died Friday morning, Jan. 12, 2018, at home, surrounded by her family.Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16, at Bible Baptist Church, Rantoul. The Rev. Albert Bennett will officiate. Burial will follow in Maplewood Cemetery, Rantoul.

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Heather Poll

Heather Poll, 35, of Ludlow died at 7:41 p.m. Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, at Presence Covenant Medical Center, Urbana.Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 19, at First Lutheran Church, 301 S. College St., Paxton, with the Rev. Debra Domeier officiating. Burial will follow in Glen Cemetery, Paxton.

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Barbara Rewerts

Barbara J. Rewerts, 84, of Thomasboro died in the early morning hours of Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, at The Green House at Clark-Lindsey, Urbana.Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 22, at Peace Lutheran Church, Thomasboro. The Rev. Larry Bell will officiate. She will be buried beside her husband in Beckman Cemetery, Thomasboro.

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Eugene Speers

Eugene Speers, 78, of Rantoul died Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at Prairie Winds, Urbana.Burial will be in the spring.Lux Memorial Chapel, 1551 E. Grove Ave., Rantoul, was in charge of arrangements.

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Barbara Sutton

Barbara Sutton, 61, of Buckley, formerly of Paxton, died at 5:28 a.m. Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, at home.

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Mary Williams

Mary E. Williams, 93, of Fisher died Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, at Gibson Area Hospital, Gibson City.Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 15, at River Valley Church of Christ, 17 Owlcreek Lane, Fisher. Burial will be in Shiloh Cemetery, Mahomet.Visitation will be from 11 a.m-1 p.m. Monday at the church.

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Sharon Yeley

Sharon Yeley, 73, of Covington, Ind., formerly of Loda, died at 1:05 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana. A memorial service will be held at a later date.Baier Family Funeral Services, Paxton, is in charge of arrangements. 

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