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Miriam J. Hagen

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
CLINTON -- Miriam J. Hagen, 91, of Clinton, passed away at 5 a.m. on May 22, 2016, at Memorial East Hospital, Shiloh, Ill.
Services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Thursday, May 26, 2016, at the Clinton United Methodist Church, Clinton, with Rev. David Huff and Rev. Leanne Noland officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery, Clinton.
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Nancy D. Perkins

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
Jesus took Nancy D. Perkins, 72, home on May 21, 2016, at 12:25 a.m. She was the eldest daughter of Richard and Helen (Bratcher) Perkins, born on August 29, 1943, in Springfield, Ill.
Services will be conducted at noon on Saturday, May 28, 2016, at the Baptist Church, Weldon, with Pastor Clyde Shreve officiating. Burial will follow at Weldon Cemetery,
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Walter R. Perkins

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
CLINTON -- Walter R. Perkins, lifelong resident of Clinton, passed away early Sunday morning with his family by his side. Walter was 94, a local artist and musician. Per his self-written obituary, he died at the bar when he choked on an olive in his martini.
Graveside services will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 25, 2016,
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Clarence Pruser

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
CLINTON -- Clarence Pruser 88 of Clinton, passed away 1:10 a.m. on May 20, 2016 at Manor Court, Clinton.
Services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, May 24, 2016, at the Christ Lutheran Church, Clinton, with Rev. David Dunlop officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Park Cemetery, Clinton, with military honors. Visitation will be held from
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Christopher Lee Jones

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016
CLINTON -- Christopher Lee Jones, 41, of Clinton, Ill., passed away on Friday, May 13, 2016, at his home of natural causes.
He was born on February 8, 1975, the son of Larry Jones and Linda (Worthey) Jones. Mr. Jones was a seed tech for Monsanto. He enjoyed fishing, playing pool and working on cars.
Surviving Mr. Jones
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Bud Rowe

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016
CLINTON -- Bud Rowe, 72, of Clinton, Ill., passed away at 8:50 p.m. on May 12, 2016, at his family residence, Clinton.
Bud requested a small private memorial.  Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, assisted the family with cremation rites. 
Dennis was born on November 10, 1943, in Texas.  He married Lenna Funk on December 17, 1965.
Survivors include his two
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William I. Ellis

Posted: Tuesday, May 17th, 2016
CLINTON -- William I. Ellis, 84, of Clinton, passed away at 12:30 a.m. on May 13, 2016, at his family residence, Clinton.
No services are planned at this time. Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, assisted the family with cremation rites.
Memorials may be directed to Second Chance Pet Adoption.
William was born on November 17, 1931, in Randolph Township, Ill.,
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Boyce D. Humphreys

Posted: Tuesday, May 17th, 2016
POLO, Ill. -- Boyce D. Humphreys was born on July 11, 1929. He entered Heaven's gates on May 14, 2016.
He was the beloved husband of Naoma F. Humphreys. Boyce grew up in Kenney, Ill. and was a longtime resident of Lanark, Ill. He graduated from the University of Illinois with a degree in animal science.
After 37 years
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Cobina D. Reynolds

Posted: Tuesday, May 17th, 2016
FARMER CITY -- Cobina D. Reynolds, 76, of Farmer City, passed away at 8:41 p.m. on May 11, 2016, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.
A celebration of life service will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 21, 2016, at Calvert-Belangee-Bruce Funeral Home, Farmer City, with Pastor Steve Ingram officiating. Inurnment will be at DeWitt Cemetery, DeWitt, Ill. Visitation
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Jeanette Lee Daugherty

Posted: Friday, May 13th, 2016
CLINTON -- Jeanette Lee Daugherty, 78, of Clinton, Ill., passed away on Monday, May 9, 2016, at her residence.
Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, May 12, at Brintlinger and Earl Funeral Home, Decatur, and one hour prior to services on Friday, May 13, at Clinton United Methodist Church, 308 E. Main, Clinton.  Funeral services will
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Dorothy Virginia Lowe

Posted: Friday, May 13th, 2016
CLINTON -- Dorothy Virginia Lowe, 70, of Clinton, passed away on May 11, 2016 at Symphony of Lincoln Nursing Home.
Beck Memorial Home is in charge of arrangements.
Dorothy was born on December 28, 1945, in Ironton, Mo., daughter of James L. Charlton and Bessie May Brooks. Dorothy married Robert E. Lowe.
Her parents, loving husband, granddaughter Ashley Marie
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Bill Lee Ledbetter

Modified: Tuesday, May 10th, 2016
CLINTON -- Bill Lee Ledbetter, 82, of Clinton, formerly of Greenville, Ill., passed away at 8:15 p.m. on May 8, 2016, at Farmer City Rehab, Farmer City.
Services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Thursday, May 12, 2016, at the Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, with Phil Yakey officiating. Burial will follow at Crum Cemetery, Wapella, with military honors. 
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Darrel N. Sickles

Modified: Tuesday, May 10th, 2016
CLINTON -- Darrel N. Sickles, 63, of Clinton, passed away on Friday, May 6, 2016, at his family residence after a long and courageous battle against Alzheimer's disease. 
 Visitation will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2016, from 1 p.m.-2 p.m. followed by a memorial dervice at 2 p.m. at Kenney Christian Church, of Kenney, with Pastor Ernie Harvey, Jr.
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Rickie J. Handley

Posted: Tuesday, May 10th, 2016
CLINTON -- Rickie J. Handley, 56, of Clinton, passed away at 6:14 p.m. on May 5, 2016, at Galesburg Cottage Hospital, Galesburg, Ill.
No services are planned at this time.  Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, assisted the family with cremation rites.
Memorials may be directed to the DeWitt County Friendship Center.
Rickie was born on September 25, 1959, the
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James Emmett Trent, Jr.

Posted: Friday, May 6th, 2016
LAKE LIVINGSTON, Texas -- It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Jim Trent, educator and beloved friend, loving husband to Doris and devoted father of Jason (Cathi) Trent and Christy Trent Day. Jim was a doting grandfather to Stephanie and Allison Day and Jacob and Jaxon Trent, as well as a loyal brother to Michael
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Louis E. Golden

Posted: Friday, May 6th, 2016
OREANA, Ill. -- Louis E. Golden, 85, of Oreana, Ill., was called to join his Lord on Sunday, May 1, 2016, in the evening at Manor Court, Clinton.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. on Friday, May 6, 2016, at Dawson & Wikoff North Chapel, Decatur, with Pastor Dan Perry officiating. Visitation was held on Thursday
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Betty Bianucci

Posted: Friday, May 6th, 2016
TUCSON, Ariz.-- Betty Bianucci, of Tucson, Ariz., formerly of Clinton, passed away on May 3, 2016, in Tucson.
Graveside services will be held at a later date at Memorial Park Cemetery, Clinton. Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, is in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be directed to Betty Bianucci memorial fund c/o Calvert Funeral Home, 201 S. Center St. Clinton, IL
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Charles Eugene Thompson

Posted: Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016
TUCSON, Ariz. -- Charles Eugene Thompson, 80, of Tucson, Ariz., formerly of Las Vegas, Nev. and Clinton, passed away at 9:05 a.m. on April 23, 2016, at Brookdale Ventana Memory Care, Tucson, Ariz.
Services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 7, 2016, at the Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, with J. Kent Hickerson officiating. Burial will follow
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James 'Ham' Coffey

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 26th, 2016
MAGNOLIA, Ky. -- James "Ham" Coffey, age 92, of Magnolia, Ky., passed away on Thursday, April 21, 2016, at the Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown, Ky.
He was retired from the Kentucky Department of Transportation Highway Maintenance Department and a lifelong farmer.  Ham had a great love of family, never met a stranger and had a unique sense of humor.
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Robert Dale Meade

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 26th, 2016
CLINTON -- Robert Dale Meade, 89, of Clinton, passed away at 12:02 p.m. on April 24, 2016, at Manor Court, Clinton.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 28, 2016 at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, with Greg Taylor officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery, Clinton, with military honors. Visitation will be held from 10,11
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