4/25/2015 1:37:37 PM
The Warner Public Library in Clinton is normally closed on Sundays, however, this Sunday they are making an exception and are opening their doors for a few hours.
According to Librarian Bobbi Perryman, the library has long possessed a book they had been told had the handwriting of Abraham Lincoln. Since much of the Lincoln narrative in central Illinois can often get worn out, they did not think m...read more
George J. "Buss" Laun, 93, of Lincoln, formerly of Hartsburg, died at 11:22 p.m. Tuesday (April 21, 2015) at St. John’s Hospital, Springfield.
Service: 11 a.m. Saturday at Hartsburg United Methodist Church with the Rev. Tami Werschey-Kissinger officiating.
Burial: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Hartsburg. Arrangements were entrusted to Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home, Lincoln.
Clyde O. Leggett, Jr. 95 of Wapella, Il. passed away 3:30 PM April 17, 2015 at his family residence, Wapella, Il.
Services will be 10 AM, Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at the Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, Il. with Phil Yakey officiating. Burial will follow at Sugar Grove Cemetery, Wapella, Il. With Military Honors. Visitation will be 5 – 7 PM, Monday, April 20, 2015 at the Calvert Funera...read more
Kristin Nicole Thomas, 30, Wapella, Illinois passed away at 2:45 PM Friday, April 17, 2015 at her residence.
Private family graveside services will be held at Sugar Grove Cemetery, Wapella, Illinois with J. Kent Hickerson officiating. There will be no visitation. The family has entrusted Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, Illinois with handling arrangements.
Memorials may...read more
Roberta Marie Meeks, 91 of Normal, IL formerly of Lane, IL passed 8:04 P.M. April 16, 2015 at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington, IL.
Memorial services will be 11 A.M. Monday, April 20, 2015 at the Lane Christian Church, Lane, IL with Jim Kilson officiating. Private family burial will be at the Weldon Cemetery, Weldon, IL at a later date. Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL assisted the fam...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