4/18/2014 12:22:58 PM
Earth Day will be here this Tuesday and a local zoo is planning an event that will promote its' mission this weekend.
The Miller Park Zoo in Bloomington will be hosting "Party for the Planet" this Saturday. The event will feature various conservation groups who will inform visitors of ways to protect and conserve the World. Jay Tetzloff, Superintendent of the Miller Park Zoo, explains both childr...read more
Dean M. Scott, 93, Mount Pulaski, farmer, died Tuesday (April 15, 2014).
Services: 11 a.m. Friday, First United Methodist Church, Mount Pulaski. Visitation: one hour before services in the church. Burial: Mount Pulaski Cemetery. Arrangements by: Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home, Mount Pulaski. Memorials: First United Methodist Church. ...read more
Lowell D. "Tony" Burton, 81, DeWitt, died at 4:35 a.m. Tuesday (April 15, 2014) at Decatur Memorial Hospital, Decatur.
There will be Masonic rites at 10 a.m. Friday with the service following at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton. Jim Kilson, Rory Isaac and Ryne Isaac will officiate. Burial will be in Rose Cemetery, Lane, with military honors. Visitation will be from 5 to...read more
Marjorie Ellen Weiss, 90, of Clinton passed away Tuesday (April 15, 2014).
Services will be noon Monday in Donnell-Wiegand Funeral Home, Greenville. Visitation will be one hour before services. Burial will be in Mount Auburn Cemetery, Greenville. Memorials: Golden Years, Brownstown.
Surviving are her son, Lloyd Weiss and wife Kathy of Clinton; daughter-in-law, Linda Weiss and husband...read more
Jess R. Clemons Jr., 87, Bayou Vista, La., born in Farmer City, died Monday (April 14, 2014) at Teche Regional Medical Center, Morgan City, La.
Service: 10 a.m. today (April 17) at Hargrave Funeral Home, Morgan City, La., with the Rev. Greg Pratt officiating.
Burial: Morgan City Mausoleum.
Visitation: 9 to 10 a.m. today at the funeral home.
Survivors: three children, Mark (Cind...read more
Betty Jean Cherry, 86, LeRoy, formerly of Bellflower and Sullivan, passed away at 1:05 a.m. Monday (April 14, 2014) at LeRoy Manor.
Her funeral will be at 11:30 a.m. Friday at Calvert-Belangee-Bruce Funeral Home, LeRoy, with the Rev. Jim Boswell officiating. Burial will be in Bellflower Township Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made t...read more