MATTOON -- Kenneth Lee Gank, age 75, of Mattoon passed away at 6:13 a.m. on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at his residence.

OAKLAND -- Rosemary Lee Duzan, 64, of Tuscola, passed away Sunday, November 19, 2017 at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

MATTOON -- Tracey L. Shuemaker, age 52, of Mattoon, IL, passed away at 8:19 A.M., Friday, November 17, 2017 at her residence.

MATTOON -- Katheryn S. Prosser, age 54, of Paris passed away at 9:40 a.m. on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at Carle Foundation Hospital.

CHARLESTON -- Michael Andrew Gann, age 64 of Charleston, entered his Heavenly Home on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center. Visitation will be held from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at Charleston Community Church, 2360 Shawnee Drive in Charlesto…

TUSCOLA -- Rosemary Lee Duzan, 64, of Tuscola died Sunday (Nov. 19, 2017) at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.

ARCOLA -- Adlai E. Yoder, 93, of rural Sullivan, IL passed away at 7:35 A.M. on Sunday, November 19, 2017 at his residence.

CHARLESTON -- Geradine Judith Wells, 99, of Charleston died at 7:27 p.m. Sunday (Nov. 19, 2017) at Hilltop Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

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JACKSONVILLE -- Helen V. Quinlan, 97, of Jacksonville died Saturday (Nov. 18, 2017) at her home.

GREENUP -- Madelyn E. Kuhn, 85, of Greenup, IL passed away at 7:15 AM on November 19, 2017 at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center in Mattoon, IL

SULLIVAN -- Adlai Yoder, 93, of rural Sullivan, died at 7:35 A.M. on Sunday, November 19, 2017 at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at the Edwards Funeral Home.

CHARLESTON -- Claude Cotterell, 92, of Charleston, IL passed away at 9:45 P.M. on Friday, November 17, 2017 at the Odd Fellow Rebekah Home in Mattoon, IL.

DECATUR -- Capt. Stephen Patrick Curtis (USN, Ret.), 62, passed away on November 15, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. He was a native of Decatur, IL, and the son of the late Jerry E. & Rosemary Jobe Curtis. A 1978 graduate of the United States Naval Academy, he was commissioned an E…

CASEY -- Jackie Ray Simpson, 84, of Casey, IL passed away Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017 in Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center.

WESTFIELD – Randall “Randy” Shoot, 62, of Westfield, passed away Thursday, November 16, 2017 at his home.

CHARLESTON -- Michael A. Gann, age 64 of Charleston, died on Saturday (November 18, 2017) at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center. Arrangements are pending at Adams Funeral Chapel in Charleston.

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MATTOON -- Lois Ann Kaminski, age 54, of Mattoon passed away at 8:58 a.m. on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center.

MATTOON -- Tracey L. Schuemaker, 52, of Mattoon died at 8:19 a.m. Friday (Nov. 17, 2017) at her residence.

MATTOON -- Funeral Services for Constance “Connie” Kendall were held on Thursday at St. John’s Lutheran Church with Pastor Adam Jacobsen officiating. Burial followed at Dodge Grove Cemetery. Organist, Miguel Ruiz played, “How Great Thou Art,” “Amazing Grace*” and “Be Still, My Soul.” Schilli…

MATTOON -- Funeral Services for Eunice Pearcy were held on Friday at Schilling Funeral Home with Father John Titus officiating. Burial followed at Dodge Grove Cemetery. Musical selections played were, “How Great Thou Art” and “The Old Rugged Cross.” Great granddaughter, Taylor Eaton played g…

GREENUP -- Catherine Arlene Finn, 60, of Greenup, Illinois passed away at 9:30 PM on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at her residence surrounded by her loving, caring family. Arlene and her family had dealt with the effects of Alzheimer’s for 12 years.

CHARLESTON -- The funeral for Jean Moody was held Tuesday morning at the Caudill-King Funeral Home with Pastor John Reside officiating. Pianist, Ruth Ann Craig, played “Amazing Grace” and “Nearer My God To Thee”. A recording of “A Mother Like Mine” was also played. Remembrances were shared b…

CASEY -- James Benjamin “Ben” Orrell, age 77 , of Casey IL passed away at 9:24 p.m. on Monday, November 13, 2017 at Union Hospital, Terre Haute, IN surrounded by his loving wife and three daughters. He was born December 7, 1939 in Moriah, IL, the son of Leo Ernest Orrell and Viola Maude Rhoa…

CASEY -- Samuel LeRoy Wallace, 90, of Casey died at 7:54 p.m. Monday (Nov. 13, 2017) at his home.   

SPRINGFIELD -- Phyllis Arlene Michael, 82, of Springfield died at 7:50 am, Sunday, November 12, 2017 at Memorial Medical Center. She was born March 29, 1935 in Charleston, IL to John and Aulsa Murphy Alexander.

CHARLESTON -- The Funeral Mass for Geraldina Ortiz-Muñiz was conducted at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church with Father Hyland Smith officiating. Those assisting were: Rosie Schniers, Joyce Madigan and Deacon Jeff Beals, Eucharistic Ministers; …

CHARLESTON -- Delbert E. Williams, 90, of Charleston died at 11:20 a.m. Tuesday (Nov. 14, 2017) at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center.

WINDSOR -- Margaret A. Bruzek, 81, of Windsor, formerly of Lockport, passed away Monday, November 13, 2017 at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.

CASEY -- Jessica Lynn Shutts, age 35, of Greenup, IL passed away at 1:10 p.m. on Sunday, November 12, 2017 in Cumberland County, IL from injuries sustained in a vehicle accident along with her fiancé, A.J. Scheiner. She was born February 28, 1982 in Lafayette Twp., Coles County, IL the daugh…

CASEY -- LaDonna Fitch Henderson, 92, of Indianapolis, Ind., formerly of Casey, died Monday (Nov. 13, 2017). 

MATTOON -- Eunice Mae Pearcy, age 95, of Mattoon passed away at 4:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at Mattoon Healthcare.

TOLEDO -- Thelma Marie Clark, 94, of Toledo, IL passed away at Cumberland Rehab & Health Care Center in Greenup, IL surrounded by family on Saturday November 11, 2017 at 6:37pm. Visitation will be held at the Barkley Funeral Chapel in Toledo, IL on Saturday November 18, 2017 at 1:00 pm w…

GREENUP -- Charles William (Bill) Griffith 76 of Hidalgo, Illinois passed away at 3:12pm on Saturday November 11, 2017 at his home.

MATTOON -- Constance “Connie” E. Kendall, age 92, of Mattoon passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at Memorial Medical Center, Springfield.

Constance Kendall, age 92, of Mattoon died at 2:13 p.m. on Saturday (Nov. 11, 2017) at Memorial Medical Center, Springfield. Arrangements are incomplete. Schilling Funeral Home is assisting the family.