John W. Holland, 79, Clinton, Army veteran and Holland Brothers Plumbing owner/operator, died Saturday (Sept. 22, 2012). Services: 10 a.m. Tuesday, Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, with military rites. No visitation. Memorials: Carle Hospice or American Cancer Society.
William P. Gehlbach, 87, Lincoln, died Monday (Sept. 17, 2012) at St. Clara’s Manor, Lincoln. At his request, no service will be held. Arrangements for cremation and later interment are being handled by Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to St. John United Church of Christ. Condolences may be sent to 422 Sixth St., Lincoln, or 515 Fifth St., Lincoln.
Lillian M. Overton, 92, beloved and loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother joined God’s heavenly family at 11:28 a.m. Sunday (Sept. 16, 2012) at Heritage Health Nursing Home, Normal. A visitation will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Calvert-Belangee-Bruce Funeral Home, Farmer City. A memorial service will follow at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Dennis Smith officiating. Inurnment will be at Maple Grove Cemetery, Farmer City. Memorial contributions may be made to the Farmer City United Methodist Church or the National Parkinson’s Foundation.
William Joseph Jordan, 74, Argenta, Vietnam War Army veteran and retired from Growmark Inc., died Friday (Sept. 14, 2012). Services: 10 a.m. Monday, Argenta United Methodist Church. Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday in the church. Burial: Friends Creek Cemetery, Argenta. Arrangements by: Tanzyus-Logan Funeral Service and Care. Memorials: Argenta United Methodist Church or American Cancer Society.
Ralph B. McCormick, 54, Lincoln, passed away Tuesday (Sept. 11, 2012) at home surrounded by his family. His funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home, Lincoln. Burial will follow in Bethel Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the family to help with funeral expenses. There has been a memorial fund established at CEFCU or memorials will be accepted at the funeral home.
Elmer L. Jacoby, 86, of Oreana, passed away Tuesday, September 11, 2012. Funeral services will be 10 am Saturday, September 15, 2012 in Resurrection Life Church with visitation from 5 to 7 pm Friday in the Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home. Burial with Military rites conducted by the Macon County Honor Guard will be in Macon County Memorial Park with a “Flight Home Ceremony.” Memorial gifts may be made to: Oreana Baptist Church.
John Milton Groves, 72, Dewitt, Army veteran and retired Revere Copper & Brass Inc. employee, died Monday (Sept. 10, 2012). Services: 11 a.m. Thursday, Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton. Visitation: one hour before services. Burial: DeWitt Cemetery, with military rites. Memorials: Clinton VFW Color Guard or American Legion Post 1133 Kenney.
Laura Prewitt, 94, of Heyworth passed away at 4:10 a.m. Saturday (Sept. 8, 2012) in LeRoy Manor Nursing Home, LeRoy. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, with the visitation one hour prior, starting at 10 a.m., both at Calvert-Belangee-Bruce Funeral Home, Heyworth. The Rev. Richard Gray will officiate. Burial will be in Heyworth Cemetery, Heyworth. Memorials may be made to Heyworth Ambulance Service or Shriner’s Children Hospitals.
Dixie Lou Finn, 88, Clinton, died Tuesday (Sept. 4, 2012). Services: 2 p.m. Friday, Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton. Visitation: one hour before services. Burial: Memorial Park Cemetery, Clinton. Memorials: First Christian Church.
John F. “Jack” Barrick, 68, Lincoln, died at 6:30 a.m. Sunday (Sept. 2, 2012). Jack’s funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Holy Family Catholic Church, Lincoln, with the Rev. Simon Taabu officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Lincoln, with full military rites accorded by Lincoln American Legion Post 263. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home, Lincoln, with a prayer service at 3 p.m. and a VFW ritual memorial service at 3:30 p.m. prior to visitation Friday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, Midwest Affiliate or to Logan County Animal Rescue.
Evelyn L. Golden, 80, of Oreana, IL, was called to join her Lord on Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012 at 7:55 AM at St. John’s Hospital, Springfield, IL. Funeral services will be 12 Noon Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012 at Calvert Funeral Home, Argenta, IL with Pastor Dan Perry officiating. Burial will be at Friends Creek Cemetery, Argenta, IL with a luncheon to follow at the Oreana Christian Church. Visitation is Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012 at Calvert Funeral Home, Argenta, IL from 10-12 Noon. Memorials may be made to the Oreana Christian Church.