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8/21/2014 11:19:47 AM
The Farmer City Police Department and the DeWitt County Sheriff's office are investigating a rash of crimes that occured in the early morning hours Thursday. According to DeWitt County Sheriff, Jered Shofner, over 25 vehicles were burglarized in Farmer City between midnight and 7 am Thursday morning. Several GPS units among many electronic devices were stolen along with many vehicles being more
Robert H. “Bob” Hutton, 80, of LeRoy, passed away at 8:47 p.m. Sunday (Aug. 17, 2014) at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington. His funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Calvert-Belangee-Bruce Funeral Home, LeRoy, with the Rev. Ron Woodrum officiating. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery, LeRoy. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Memorials more
Jessie L. Reed, 87, of Clinton, passed away Saturday, August 16, 2014 in her home surrounded by her loving family. Jessie was born October 1, 1926 in Clinton, IL, the daughter of William Lee and Osie D. (Short) Carter. She was a homemaker and farmer’s wife for many years. In later years she worked as a hairdresser for a time and also worked for a while at Revere Copper and Brass. Jessie more
Russel Steven Richey, 77, of Farmer City, passed away at 3:45 A.M. Saturday-August 16, 2014 at Farmer City Rehab and health Care Center, Farmer City. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Saturday-August 23rd at Hopewell Cemetery, Downs with military rites accorded. Pastor Mike Jenkins will officiate. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. Friday-August 22nd at Calvert-Belangee-Bruce more
Bernice L. Hackett, 94, of Lincoln, died 2:16 p.m. Friday (Aug. 15, 2014) at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital. Funeral: 11 a.m. Thursday at Zion Lutheran Church, Lincoln, with the Rev. Mark Thompson officiating. Burial: Graveside service at 1 p.m. Saturday at Tuscola Cemetery. Visitation: 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home, Lincoln, and from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday more
Frank Reed Holleman, 98, of Clinton, died at 5:45 p.m. Wednesday (Aug. 13, 2014) at Manor Court, Clinton.  A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Riverside Cemetery, Mahomet, with military honors. The Rev. Greg Taylor will officiate. Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, is in charge of arrangements. Memorials may be made to Frank Reed Holleman Memorial Fund. Frank was born on more
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