7/3/2015 8:39:28 AM
The 4th of July will bring communities together once again in 2015.
The annual Celebrate Clinton 4th of July Celebration on the square gets going bright and early Saturday.
Things kick off at 8 am with a free breakfast on the square served by the Fire Department and Police Department.
At 8:45 am, there will be a flag raising conducted by the color guard and Clinton's Marcia Wise will sing the n...read more
Kathryn Bell Strohl, 95, of Monticello, Illinois passed away Monday, June 29, 2015 at the Piatt County Nursing Home.
She was born January 2, 1920 in Philo, Illinois the daughter of Media and Truman Cord. She married Charles C. Strohl, who preceded her in death.
Kate proudly volunteered at the Piatt County Nursing Home. For 30 years her caring personality and warming smile lifted the spirits of b...read more
Mary Catherine Marcum, 84, of LeRoy, passed away at 6:45 p.m. Sunday (June 28, 2015) at LeRoy Manor, LeRoy.
Her funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at First United Methodist Church, LeRoy. The Rev. Eric Swanson will officiate. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery, LeRoy. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Calvert-Belangee-Bruce Funeral Home, LeRoy, and from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Thu...read more
Melvin L. "Jim" Haseley, 86, of Lincoln, passed away at 9:28 p.m. Sunday (June 28, 2015) at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital, Lincoln.
The funeral for Jim will be at noon Thursday at Faith Lutheran Church, Lincoln, with the Rev. Mark Peters officiating. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until time of service Thursday at the church. Burial will be in New Union Cemetery, Lincoln.
Melvin L. "Ji...read more
Judith Ann Charron, 68, of Lincoln, passed away at 7:30 p.m. Sunday (June 28, 2015) at her home with family by her side.
Judy was born May 1, 1947, in Lincoln, the daughter of Delbert and Faye Boward Gresham. She was married and later divorced. Her father preceded her in death. Her mother survives in Atlanta.
She is also survived by a sister, Debbie (Alan) Siltman, Atlanta; nieces and nephews, M...read more
William G. Holley, 85 of Maroa, IL passed away June 27, 2015 at his home in Maroa, IL.
Memorial services will be 12 p.m. Noon Thursday, July 2, 2015 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL. Burial will follow at Maroa Cemetery, Maroa, IL with military honors. Friends may call from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Thursday at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL.
Memorials may be made to Land of Lincoln Honor Fligh...read more