Teresa DiPaolo Fabry, 89, of Rantoul died Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, at home.

John Rypski, 88 of Paxton died at 12:25 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, at OSF Heart of Mary Medical Center, Urbana.

John Dalton, 52, of Rantoul died at 3:31 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

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Bradford “Wayne” King, 82, of Gibson City died at 11:55 a.m. Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, at the Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Gibson City, surrounded by his family.

Thelma L. Berbaum of Champaign, a native of Fisher, sister of a Rantoul resident, died Monday, Sept. 16, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

Joan L. Crawford, 91, of Potomac died at 10:50 p.m. Sept. 17, 2019, at Hawthorne Inn, Danville.

Larry “Jack” Deason, 84, of Paxton, died at 3:36 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019, at OSF Healthcare, Urbana.

David E. Geiken, 67, of Cissna Park, son of a Rantoul resident,  died Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Urbana.

Todd A. Farney, 57, of Paxton died at 2:17 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center, Mattoon.

Johnny Windom, 82, of Rantoul, formerly of Champaign, died Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019.

Patricia Ewing, 84, of Las Vegas, formerly of Armstrong, died Monday, July 1, 2019.

Michael D. Henderson, 64, of Alma, Wis., formerly of Armstrong, died Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, at his residence.

John A. “Grasshopper” Hopper, 75, of Rantoul Sunday, morning, Sept. 15, 2019, at home.

Judith Hacker 79 of St. Joseph, sister of a Potomac resident, died at 10:09 A.M. Sunday Sept. 15, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospitaal, Urbana.

Roger N. “Nick” Carter, 78, of Penfield died in the early morning hours of Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019,  at home surrounded by family.

Janice Evens, 81, of Urbana, mother of a Paxton resident,died at 6:29 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

Dr. H. D. "Doug" Wright, 88 a Rantoul dentist of 58 years, died at 1:03 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, at Accolade Healthcare of Paxton Senior Living.

John W. Hubbard, 84, of Rantoul died Thursday morning, Sept. 12, 2019, at home.

Anetta “Nettie” Henry, 87, of St. Joseph, sister of a Rantoul resident, died at 11:25 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, at OSF Healthcare Heart of Mary Medical Center, Urbana.

Gladys I. Thilmony, 78, of Urbana, formerly of Paxton, died at 7:41 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, at home.

Steward C. ”Bud” Lemin, 93, of Rantoul, formerly of Fort Worth, Texas, died Tuesday evening, Sept. 10, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

Lawrence “Larry” J. Richardson, 67, of Rantoul died at 7:05 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, at home.

David L. Orwig, 67, of Seymour, father of a Gifford resident, died at 6:22 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019, at OSF Heart of Mary Medical Center, Urbana.

Archie H. McCallister, 78, of Rantoul at 12:10 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, at home, surrounded by his family.  

Louise Fruhling, 92, of Potomac died at 9:55 a.m. Saturday, Sept 7, 2019, at Country Health, in Gifford.

Dorothy Shields-Lawless, 84, of Gibson City, mother of Foosland and Fisher residents,died at 5:43 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, at Gibson Area Hospital-Annex.

June Leonard, 88, of Gibson City, mother of a Fisher resident,died at 9:05 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, at Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Gibson City, surrounded by her family.

Robert Harris Jr., 66, of Rantoul, formerly of Chicago, died Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

Family and friends of Mattie L. Garris, 73, of Rantoul will gather at noon Saturday, Sept. 7, to celebrate her life at the Grove Street Church of God in Christ, 501 E. Grove St., Champaign, with Bishop Robert L. Perry Jr. officiating.

Nelle Downs Wilkes Rollins, 75, of Farmer City, formerly of Rantoul, died at 8:15 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, at Farmer City Rehab Center.

Marsha Calderone, 66, of Rantoul died Monday, Sept. 2, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

Lester Gray, 68, of Champaign, formerly of Danville, father of a Rantoul resident, died at 9:14 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital.

Glenn Pondenis, 78, of Rantoul died Monday, Aug. 19, 2019, after a long illness.

Ruth Buck, 92, of Armstrong died at Country Health Care, Gifford.

Mattie Garris, 73, of Rantoul died on 5:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 30, 2019, at Urbana.

Funeral services for Benjamin “Bennie” Dover, Paxton, will be at noon Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019 at Evangelical Covenant Church, 260 S. Union St., Paxton.

Harry O. Swenson, 95, who taught both vocal and instrumental music in the Paxton school system from 1949 to 1964, died Friday, Aug. 9, at home in Wheaton.

Tammy McConkey, 52, of Champaign, brother and stepdaughter of two Armstrong residents, died Friday, Aug. 23, 2019.

Ruby Jacobs, 97, of Rantoul died at 1:45 a.m. Friday, Aug. 23, 2019, at Country Health Care & Rehab, Gifford

Louise Bullock, 92, of Urbana, formerly of Newman and mother of a Rantoul resident, died at 5:18 a.m. Friday, Aug. 23, 2019, at Newman Rehabilitation & Health Care Center, Newman.

Arthur McElwee, 89, of Champaign, who attended Armstrong High School, died at 10:13 p.m. died Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019, at OSF Medical Center, Urbana.

Jeannette M. Winder, 83 of Buckley, mother of a Paxton resident, died at 2:20 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019, at Accolade Healthcare of Paxton on Pells.

Pamela "Pam" (Nalley) Spivey, 62, of Rantoul died Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana, after a long battle with cancer.

William “Mike” Haley, 42, of Potomac died at 10:32 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019, at OSF Sacred Heart Medical Center, Danville.

Clara Shortt, 82, of Portland, Ore., formerly of Gifford, died Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019.

On Aug. 20, 2019, Dan Cole’s work on this Earth was finished.  He was sent to meet his Savior at Carle Hospital, in Champaign, IL, while being surrounded by his loving family.

Daniel Mowry, 89, of St. Joseph, father of a Fisher resident, died at 5:50 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, at Meadowbrook Health Center, Urbana.

Deborah “Debbie” Harper, 58, of Mansfield, mother of a Rantoul resident, died at 12:05 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16, 2019) at home.

Joe L. Brown, 76, of Oakwood, father of a Potomac resident, died at 7:53 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019, at OSF Sacred Heart Medical Center in Danville.

Charles Moefield, 76, of DeLand, father of Rantoul and Paxton residents, died at 4:46 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

Kenneth M Zahnd, 71, of Fisher died Sunday evening, Aug. 18, 2019, at Gilman Health Care Center, Gilman.