Obituaries 2-25-2015: Frances Atteberry

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Funeral services for Frances Evelyn Davis Atteberry, 96, of Arthur were held at 11a.m. Saturday in the First Baptist Church in Arthur with the Rev. John Stewart officiating. A committal service was held at 2 p.m. Saturday in Greenhill Cemetery in Sullivan. Edwards Funeral Home in Arcola handled arrangements.
She passed away at 2:15 p.m. Monday, February 16, 2015 in the Arthur Home.
Frances was born August 26, 1918 in Moultrie County, a daughter of Clifford F. and Nancy Maye Harris Davis.   She married Dale D. Atteberry December 11, 1937 in Brazil, Ind., and he passed away January 26, 1992. Read More

Obituaries 2-25-2015: Michael Harl

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Michael Lewis Harl, 54, of Windsor passed away at 11:15 a.m. Sunday Feb. 22, 2015 in Shelby Memorial Hospital in Shelbyville.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in Lovins-Lockart Funeral Home in Windsor.  Visitation will be from noon until the time of service on Friday in the funeral home. Burial will be in Windsor Cemetery.
Michael was born May 22, 1960 in Shelbyville, a son of Lewis Franklin, Jr. and Phyllis June Cole Harl.
He was an outdoorsman who loved to hunt and fish. Read More

Obituaries 2-18-2015: Bob Stortzum

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Robert L. “Bob” Stortzum, Jr., 70, of Sullivan passed away at 11:14 a.m. Wednesday Feb. 11, 2015 in St. Mary’s Hospital in Decatur.

No formal visitation or funeral is planned, but a golf outing and service of remembrance will be held by family and friends at a later date. Reed Funeral Home is assisting the family.

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Obituaries 2-18-2015: Richard Stewart

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Richard F. Stewart, 75, of Sullivan, formerly of Hodgkins, Illinois, passed away at 8:45 a.m. Saturday February 14, 2015 in Sullivan Rehabilitation and Health Care Center.

Celebration of Life services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in Reed Funeral Home in Sullivan with Pastor Al Rennert officiating. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Friday. Burial will be in Liberty Cemetery in Sullivan with honor guard ceremony provided by the Hodgkins Police Dept.

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Obituaries 2-18-2015: Dean Dawson

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A memorial service celebrating the life of Dean H. Dawson, 85, of Lovington was held at 10:30 a.m. Friday in Reed Funeral Home in Sullivan with Pastor Rodney Houser officiating. Burial with military rites conducted by Lovington American Legion Post #409 were in Keller Cemetery in Lovington.

He died at 2:09 a.m. Tuesday February 10, 2015 in Decatur Memorial Hospital.

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Obituaries 2-18-2015: Kelley Conn

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Celebration of life services for Kelley Bowen Conn, 67, of Cary, Ill. were held Jan. 31 in Davenport Family Funeral Home in Crystal Lake.

He passed away Jan. 28, 2015 in Wauconda Critical Care Facility in Wauconda with his family beside him.

He was born Feb. 27, 1947 in Hutchinson, Kan., a son of Paul and Pauline Ryherd Conn. He was the first grandchild of the William G. Ryherds of Sullivan.

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