10/30/2014 1:10:25 PM
Halloween is here and area communities have set their times where the young and old will be out collecting candy as they go door to door.
Clinton 5-8pmMonticello 5-8pmLincoln 5-8pmFarmer City 5:30-7:30pmChampaign 6-8pmDecatur- 6-8pmMaroa 5-8pmForsyth 5-8pmBloomington 5-8pmHeyworth 5-8pmMt. Pulaski 5-8pmLatham 5-8pmWarrensburg 5-8pmAtlanta 5-8pmMcLean 5-8pmArgenta 5-8 pmOreana 5-8pmCerro Gordo 5...read more
Thomas C. “Tom” Lawler, 73, of Lincoln, died at 11:55 p.m. Monday (Oct. 27, 2014) at his home.
Service: 10 a.m. Friday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home, Lincoln, with the Rev. Roger David officiating.
Burial: following service in Zion Cemetery, Lincoln, with full military rites accorded by American Legion Post 263.
Visitation: 4 to 7 pm. Thursday at the funeral...read more
Robert Arthur Colvin, 72, of Newman, formerly of LeRoy, died Monday (Oct. 27, 2014) at Newman Rehabilitation & Health Care Center, Newman.
Service: Cremation rites were accorded with East Lawn Funeral Home, Bloomington.
Survivors: Two daughters and two sisters....read more
William R. Ayers, 62, of Bement, IL., passed away at 5:38 A.M., on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at the Kirby Medical Center, Monticello, IL.
Visitation will be held from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at the Bement United Methodist Church,249 N. Piatt St., Bement. Funeral services will be at 11:00 A.M. on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 also at the church, with Pastor Jeremy Lafary...read more
Lillian Viola (Rucker) Edgecombe, 91, of Argenta died Saturday October 25, 2014 at Keystone Meadows.
Funeral services will be 1:00 P.M. Saturday, November 1, 2104, at Brintlinger and Earl Funeral Home, with visitation one hour prior to the funeral. Burial will be in Friends Creek Cemetery, Argenta.
Lillian was born in Rockwell, Iowa on January 8th, 1923 to James and Ella (Peterson) Rucker. She m...read more
Lawrence L. Caldwell, 74, of Danvers, passed away at 9:53 p.m. Saturday (Oct. 25, 2014) at Heartland Health Care, Normal.
A visitation celebrating his life will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Otto-Argo-Calvert Memorial Home, Danvers. Private inurnment will be at Park Lawn Cemetery, Danvers. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to First Security Bank, Danvers, for funera...read more