12/5/2013 2:35:58 PM
The city of Gifford continues to try and recover from a devastating tornado that ravaged the city in mid-November.
One DeWitt County community has stepped up to provide them with a massive item they lost in the damage. Farmer City earlier this week donated an unused dump truck with a snow plow to Gifford. City Manager Larry Woliung says he started contacting the leaders of Gifford to find out if ...read more
Mary Katherine Kerley, 96, Waynesville, passed away at 10:10 p.m. Wednesday (Dec. 4, 2013) at her residence.
Her funeral will be at noon Saturday at Otto-Argo-Calvert Memorial Home, Danvers. The Rev. Steve Evans will officiate. Burial will be at Park Lawn Cemetery, Danvers.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday at the memorial home. The family suggests memorials be made to Wapella Chr...read more
Robert W. Brown, 79, Olathe, Kan., Marine Corps veteran, died Wednesday (Dec. 4, 2013).
Graveside services: 10 a.m. Saturday, DeWitt Cemetery, Dewitt, with military rites. Arrangements by: Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton. Memorials: donor’s choice....read more
Lee Ann Boyd, 65, Clinton, passed away at 6:35 p.m. Monday (Dec. 2, 2013) at Manor Court, Clinton.
Services will be at a later date. There will be no visitation. The family has entrusted Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, with cremation rites.
Memorials may be made to the DeWitt County Animal Shelter.
She was born Nov. 21, 1948, in Clinton, daughter of Robert Dane Burns and Harriett J. Hensley. She...read more
James Carl Rueger, 78, Clinton, died at 3:35 a.m. Sunday (Dec. 1, 2013) at Manor Court, Clinton.
His funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, with J. Kent Hickerson officiating. Interment will be at Oak Park Cemetery, Clinton, with military honors. A visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to American Legion Post 103, Clin...read more
Gordon I. Massey, 72, of Clinton died 4:17 p.m. Saturday (Nov. 30, 2013) in OSF St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria.
Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday in Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, with Dennis Corley and Ethan Paulsen officiating. Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, Clinton. Memorials: Da Vita Dialysis Center, Lincoln. Send condolences: www.calver...read more