12/1/2015 7:05:40 AM
The stray cat or loose dog is something that one DeWitt County entity has always taken care of, but has actually not had the legal authority to do.
DeWitt County Board Chair David Newberg indicates DeWitt County is working towards getting the authority to take care of calls of loose animals in several parts of the county through to an intergovernmental agreement discussed at the latest County Boa...read more
M. Eleanor Hoffman, 86, of Clinton, passed away 9:30 p.m. Thursday (Nov. 26, 2015) at Manor Court, Clinton. Her service will be at 11 a.m. Dec. 12 at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, with Donovan Gardner officiating. Burial will follow at Texas Township Cemetery, Clinton. Visitation will be two hours prior to the service at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton. Memorials may be directed to the Clinton YMCA...read more
John T. Mosier, 88, of Lincoln, passed away at 12:12 a.m. Wednesday (Nov. 25, 2015) at Memorial Medical Center, Springfield.
John was born Sept. 7, 1927, in Atlanta, the son of Charles Theodore and Myrtle Hazel Werhley Mosier. He married Patricia E. Buchanan on Sept. 4, 1949, in Lincoln. Patricia preceded him in death June 21, 2001.
John is survived by one daughter, Rhonda (Michael) Donovan, Nor...read more
Earl Leroy “Buck” Lamb, 91, of Decatur, IL, formerly of Shelbyville, IL died at 12:55 p.m., Wednesday, November 25, 2015 in Decatur Memorial Hospital, Decatur, IL.
Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m., Monday, November 30, 2015 in Howe and Yockey Funeral Home, Shelbyville, IL with Rev. Steve DeVore officiating. Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Monday i...read more
Linda Violet Fieldman Dolan, 67, of Dwight, died Wednesday (Nov. 25, 2015) in Dwight.
Service: 2 p.m. Saturday at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Dwight. The Rev. Ognoskie will officiate.
Burial: Round Grove Cemetery, Campus.
Visitation: noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at the church.
Memorials: the charity of the donor’s choice.
Survivors: her children, Edwin “Jim” (Amanda) Emmons, ...read more
Kelly Marie Weber, 50, of LeRoy passed away Wednesday (Nov. 25, 2015) at her residence. A Private family service will be at a later date. Memorials may be made to Humane Society of Central Illinois, 423 Kays Drive, Bloomington, IL 61704. Duffy-Pils Memorial Home, Colfax, is in charge of arrangements. Kelly was born June 27, 1965, in Normal, the daughter of W.H. and Mary Stewart Weber. They survive...read more