Obituaries 9-3-2014: Leslie Harlin

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A reception celebrating the life of Leslie L. ‘Weasel’ Harlin, 39, of Mattoon, formerly of Sullivan, was held Sunday in Reed Funeral Home in Sullivan. Burial was in Pea Cemetery in Sullivan.
He died at 8:25 p.m. Wednesday August 27, 2014 in rural Sullivan.
‘Weasel’ was born March 18, 1975 in Decatur, a son of Gary and Brenda Rader Harlin. Read More

Obituaries 8-27-2014: Roy Fultz

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Funeral Services for Roy A. Fultz, 67, of Arcola were held at 10 a.m. Saturday in Edwards Funeral Home in Arcola with Pastor Dave Dolan officiating. Burial with military rites conducted by Arcola VFW was in Arcola Cemetery.

He passed away at 4:49 p.m. Tuesday, August 19, 2014 in Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.   Read More

Obituaries 8-27-2014: Madonna Meredith

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Madonna “Donna” Lee Meredith at age 73 died peacefully at 7:55 p.m. Sunday, August 24, 2014 in Decatur Memorial in the loving presence of her entire family.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in McMullin-Young Funeral Home in Bethany. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. today (Wednesday) in the funeral home. Burial will be in Marrowbone Township Cemetery in Bethany. Donna was born August 6, 1941 in Decatur, a daughter of Kenneth E. and Frances C. McCready Dowd. Read More

Obituaries 8-27-2014: Audrey Riley

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Audrey H. Riley, 86, of Lovington passed away at 10:50 p.m. Sunday, August 24, 2014 in Mason Point in Sullivan.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in McMullin-Young Funeral Home in Lovington. Visitation will be held one hour before the service. Burial will be in Keller Cemetery in Lovington.  Read More

Obituaries 8-27-2014: Mary Jeffers

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Graveside services for Mary Eileen Jeffers, 90, of Sullivan were held at 1:30 p.m. Friday in Marrowbone Township Cemetery in Bethany. Arrangements were by McMullin-Young Funeral Home in Sullivan.

She passed away at 12:30 a.m. Wednesday Aug. 20, 2014 in St. Mary’s Hospital in Decatur surrounded by her family. Read More

Obituaries 8-27-2014: Harry Lumpp

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Funeral services for Harry Paul Lumpp, 91, of Shelbyville were held at 4 p.m. Sunday in Howe and Yockey Funeral Home in Shelbyville with the Rev. Jim McClarey officiating. Burial was in Glenwood Cemetery in Shelbyville with military rites by the Shelby County Honor Guard.

He died at 12:30 p.m. Friday, August 22, 2014 in his residence at the Villas of Holly Brook in Shelbyville with his family at his side. Read More

Obituaries 8-20-2014: June Queen

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A funeral service for Katherine “June” Queen, 91, of Washington, Ill. was held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday in Deiters Funeral Home and Crematory in Washington with Pastor Roberta Shultz officiating. Interment was in Hillcrest Memory Gardens in Morton.

She died at 9:58 a.m. Saturday Aug. 9, 2014 in Rosewood Care Center in East Peoria.  Read More