4/17/2015 2:52:05 PM
This weekend will see a local historical committee present a play dedicated to Abraham Lincoln. The Lincoln Heritage Committee of DeWitt County will present "Remembering Lincoln" tonight and tomorrow afternoon commemorating the 150th anniversary of Lincoln's death. Larry Buss, with the committee, explains the original play by Helen Steitz features local community members in the cast. It was ...read more
Roberta Marie Meeks, 91 of Normal, IL formerly of Lane, IL passed away
8:04 P.M. April 16, 2015 at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington,
Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL is in charge of arrangements....read more
Rose M. Peavler, 54, of LeRoy, passed away at 9:35 a.m. Thursday (April 16, 2015) at her home.
A celebration of life service will be at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society of Central Illinois.
Rose was born Sept. 10, 1960, in Bloomington, to Arthur Ernest and Peggy Lou Jackson Peavler.
Survivors include her mother, Peggy L. Peavler, LeRoy; one brother, William...read more
Lyle G. Lindsey, 77, of LeRoy, passed away at 3:40 p.m. Wednesday (April 15, 2015) at Farmer City Rehabilitation and Health Care Center surrounded by his family after losing a battle with cancer.
His funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Calvert-Belangee-Bruce Funeral Home, Farmer City, with David O’Neall and the Rev. Chuck Anthony officiating. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery, LeRoy. V...read more
Vernon C. Haseley Sr., 87, of Lincoln, died at 1:42 p.m. Tuesday (April 14, 2015) at St. Clara’s Manor, Lincoln.
Service: 11 a.m. Saturday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home, Lincoln, with the Rev. Mark Thompson officiating.
Burial: Zion Cemetery, Lincoln, with full military rites accorded by the Lincoln American Legion Post 263.
Visitation: 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home....read more
Betty Jacqueline O'Daffer 77 of Clinton, Il. passed away 5:25 PM, April 14, 2015 at Manor Court, Clinton, Il.
Memorial services will be 11 AM Friday, April 24, 2015 at the Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, Il. with Rev. Stephen Killion officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery, Clinton, Il. Visitation will be 10–11 AM Friday, April 24, 2015 at the funeral home.