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Myra L. Francis, 90, of rural Champaign, mother of two Fisher residents, died at 8:10 p.m., Sunday, April 16, 2017, at Presence Covenant Medical Center, Urbana.A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 29, at Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church, rural Champaign, with the visitation one hour before.
The Rev. Dr. Clark E. Hobby, 87, of New Castle, Ind., formerly of Rantoul, died Friday, April 21, 2017, at Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, Ind.A festival service of eternal life will be at 5 p.m. Sunday, April 30, at First Christian Church, New Castle. The Rev. Dr. William Gafkjen will officiate.
Teresa Hoffman, 53, of Rantoul, died Monday, April 24, 2017, at Champaign Urbana Care and Rehab Center, Savoy.No services will be held.Lux Memorial Chapel, 1551 E. Grove Ave., Rantoul, is in charge of arrangements.She was born Dec. 11, 1963, in Urbana, a daughter of Virgil Collins and Lois Felkner.
Rueger Hudson, 18 months, of Dewey died Thursday, April 20, 2017, in his sleep. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday April 28, at Lamb Funeral Home, Gibson City, with the Rev. Andy Baker officiating. Burial will be in Drummer Township Cemetery, Gibson City.Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Vincent “Bud” Kaufman, 86, of Rantoul died Sunday afternoon, April 23, 2017, at Country Health Care and Rehab, Gifford.Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 26, at St. Malachy Catholic Church, Rantoul. The Rev. Joseph Donton will officiate. Burial will follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Garnet D. “Dean” Liggett, 78, of Mahomet, father of a Rantoul resident, died at 2:28 p.m. Friday, April 21, 2017, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.Mr. Liggett’s wishes will be followed with cremation rites through Sunset Funeral Home, 710 N. Neil St., Champaign.A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 28, at Prairieview Cemetery, Champaign.
Lucreta (Creta) Miller Meng, 70, of Urbana died Sunday, April 16, 2017, at home after a brief fight with cancer.According to her request, no services will be held.Morgan Memorial Home, Savoy, is in charge of arrangements..She was born Dec. 16, 1946, in Paxton, a daughter of Chestley E. and Frances Sutliff Miller.
Damon C. Moseley, 34, of Fisher died at 4:43 p.m. Sunday, April 23, 2017.Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Monday, May 1, at Renner-Wikoff Chapel. The Rev. Andy Baker will officiate. Burial will be in Stanton Friends Cemetery, St. Joseph, after the funeral.Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.