Obituaries 8-10-2016: Mark Wildman

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Mark S. Wildman, 58, of Strasburg died at 1:42 a.m. Sunday, August 7, 2016 in St. John’s Hospital in Springfield, Ill.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. today (Wednesday, Aug. 10) in St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Strasburg with the Rev. Steven Becker officiating. Burial was in St. Paul’s Cemetery in Strasburg. Arrangements were by Howe and Yockey Funeral Home in Strasburg. Read More

Obituaries 8-10-2016: Linda Breedlove

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Linda L. Breedlove, 76, of Lovington, passed away at 11:20 p.m. Monday, August 1, 2016 in Decatur Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 6 in McMullin-Young Funeral Home in Lovington. Burial was in Arcola Cemetery in Arcola.  Read More

Obituaries 8-3-2016: Dianah Birdwell

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Dianah Lynn (Galvin) Birdwell, 60, of Sullivan, passed away July 31, 2016 in her residence.

Cremation rites have been accorded. Private family graveside services will be held. Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home in Lincoln has been entrusted with her care.

Dianah was born November 21, 1955 in Pana, a daughter of Carl Galvin and Patricia McCarty. She married Phillip Dean “Herb” Birdwell December 18, 1976 in Latham, and he survives.   Read More

Obituaries 8-3-2016: Jaron Hollingsworth

Jaron Hollingsworth 

Jaron A. Hollingsworth, 19, of La Salle died July 21, 2016 as a result of a motor vehicle accident.

A funeral service was held in United Pentecostal Church in Mendota. Burial followed at St. Hyacinth Cemetery in LaSalle. Schwarz Funeral Home in Mendota handled arrangements. Read More