19, 2014
DECATUR — Sarah A. “Sally”
Foster, 71, Decatur, Haines &
Essick employee, died Thursday
(May 15, 2014).
Graveside services: 10:45 a.m.
Monday, Boiling Springs Cemetery. Visitation: 10 to 10:30 a.m.
Monday, Moran & Goebel
Funeral Home. Memorials: Girl
Scouts of Illinois or National
Kidney Foundation. Send condolences: www.moranandgobel.
Decatur, Macon County
FOSTER, Sarah A., Decatur
GRAMLEY, Marlin F., Decatur
GRIDER, Carol Ann, Decatur
HOUSTON, Herbert K., Decatur
SCHUMAN, Richard, Decatur
Central Illinois
ACKLIN, Shirley Ann, Wheeler
BAKER, Gladys, Atwood
DYE, Donald, Lincoln
ELY, Wendell, Olney
GREGORY, Jim, Sullivan
HARDAWAY, William E.,
DECATUR — Marlin F.
“Buzz” Gramley, 71, Decatur,
died Friday (May 16, 2014).
Services: 11 a.m. Monday,
Dawson & Wikoff West Wood
Street Funeral Home. Visitation: one hour before services.
Burial: North Fork Cemetery.
Memorials: Good Samaritan
Inn or Cancer Care Specialists
of Central Illinois Charitable
Fund. Send condolences: www.
DECATUR — Carol Ann
Grider, 64, Decatur, St. Mary’s
Hospital dedicated medical
transcriptionist, died Thursday
(May 15, 2014).
Services: 11 a.m. Tuesday,
Moran & Goebel Funeral Home.
Visitation: 5 to 8 p.m. Monday.
Burial: Macon County Memorial
Park, Harristown. Memorials:
ALS Research, University of
Indiana Neurology Department.
Send condolences: www.moran
HORN, Leon J., Sullivan
JASON, Vincent James,
Mulberry Grove
MORRISON, Lillian Irene,
NELSON, Bruce D., Clinton
OWENS, Glenda K., Mattoon
ROBERTSON, Paul E., Hammond
ROE, Richard F., Bethany
SOLDNER, Lafern, Effingham
SWEETIN, Betty June, Pana
WATROUS, Keith, Taylorville
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Gladys Baker, 101, Atwood, dies
ATWOOD — Gladys Baker,
101, of Atwood, IL passed away
at 1:45 a.m. Friday, May 16,
2014 at the Tuscola Health Care
Center, Tuscola, IL.
Funeral Services will be held
at 11:00 a.m.,
Tuesday, May
20, 2014 at Lake
Fork United
Church of
Christ, rural
Atwood, IL with
Rev. Harold
Harmison officiGladys Baker
ating. Visitation
will be held from 5:00 p.m.
until 8:00 p.m., Monday, May
19, 2014 at the Hilligoss Shrader
Funeral Home, 66 East US
Highway 36, Atwood, IL. Burial
will be in the Lake Fork Cemetery, Atwood, IL.
Gladys was born September
22, 1912 in Douglas County, IL,
the daughter of Hans and Dorothea (Fay) Cordts. She married
Claude Baker on March 18,
1934. He preceded her in death
on February 11, 1994.
Gladys is survived by her
2 daughters: Dorothy (Lloyd)
Lowder of Fort Lauderdale, FL
and Barbara Harshbarger of
Atwood; 6 Grandchildren, 11
Great Grandchildren, 4 Great
Great grandchildren.
Gladys was preceded in death
by her parents, husband, sonin-law: Charles Harshbarger,
sister: Wilmina and 2 brothers:
Vernon and Ralph.
As a child, Gladys was
nicknamed “Happy” as she
always had a smile on her face
and touched the lives all those
who knew her. Gladys loved
cooking, gardening and being
a farmer’s wife for 60 years.
Gladys was a 1930 graduate
of Atwood High School. She
was active in the Lake Fork
Church Woman’s Fellowship,
Eastern Star and the Atwood
Woman’s Club.
The family would like to
thank Tuscola Health Care
Center and Dr. Roberts for taking such great care of Gladys for
the past several years.
Memorials are suggested to
the Lake Fork United Church
of Christ.
Online condolences may be
shared via hilligossshraderfh.
Obituary written by family members.
Owens, Rakya Phillips, Lane
Rose, Kira Sarver, Hunter
Schilling, IIasia Scruggs,
Morgan Shingleton, Amerikel
Smith, Thalia Thompson,
Achaunti Ward
Johns Hill: Ava Alldridge,
Fourth grade
Amanda Allgeier, Rececca
Baum: Gavon Dunker,
Allgeier, Ryan Bartley, Owen
Christopher Edwards, LetiBrinkley, Amir Bond, Lanie
cia Jackson
Briscoe, Alyssa Eilers, Katie
Dennis: Amilliyn Boykin,
Forbes, Kyler Griggs, Olivia
Nevaeh Crenshaw, Kaylynn
Harmison, Christopher Hodge,
Neibuhr, Trinity Rice, MakhDelaney Kwasny-Black, Caleb
iya Taylor
Maxey, Hope Moore, Hannah
Durfee: Keron Jones,
Neal, Alejandra Perez-Estrada,
Michael Swanson
Rosa Rodriguez Arguijo, Laif
Franklin: Deviron Bass,
Sheumanker, Jabree Smith,
Nikeriya Boston, Faith KenAllison Stewart, Britney Valennedy, Carizell Smith, Peytine-Ruis, Fernanda Vazquezton Stewart
Mata, Steed Welford
Hope Academy: Asjia
Muffley: Jadaeshiana Bell,
Letcher, Jaelynn Norman, DilMentor Ballazhi, Zach Burlon Phillips
ris, Jhalani Carson, Justin
Johns Hill: Audrey BuenDong, Gracie Davis, Kayley
rosto, Tristen Ewing, Camila
Dennison, Alphonso GrifSolano-Hernandez
fin, Nicholas Gude, Jayda
Muffley: Taiylor Daykin,
Houston, Cheyenne Johnson,
Corey Ellis, Jaelynn Lee
Ashaleay Lebaugh, Azian
Oak Grove: Kayla JackMaddox, Shonntrez Mooreson, Shakaria Selvy, ZachJackson, Danasia Nelson,
ery Summers
Michael Pundt, Talon Sandage,
Stevenson: Zamyan Day,
Mekhi Smith, Abigail Tate,
Anthony Ramos
Keshia Taylor, Madison Tenn,
Our Lady of Lourdes:
Jayden Turner, Caleb Whaley,
Morgan Flatt, Mylee Venters
Raven Yadon
Oak Grove: Nate Ferriell,
Fifth grade
Kari Garver, Makayla Locke,
Baum: Jamie Allen, Delvin
Allie Moffett, Izabel Pender,
Antwine, Tyler Bontrager,
Kerrigan Bovyn, Ashley Camp, Madyson Pope, Tristen Riley,
Mackenzie Suka, Olivia Tate
Natalie Cool, Cheyanne
Parsons: Nathan Gonzalez,
Critchfield, Brock Deckard,
Santiahn Johnson, Maddie
Myia Floyd, Breanna GallaLong, Carsons Williams
gher, Autumn Gordon, Adam
Stevenson: Jayce BerGordon, Joseph Heiber, Andrea
toldo, April Brown, Jacaria
Kelly, Reuben Kohn, Ben Lin,
Jarrett, Saniya Lofton, Jaya
Caleb McKinley, Kristen MerSoftley, Christian Tran,
riman, Taylor Sheets, Jillian
Cierra Woodard
Shorey, Terrence Tally, Jonah
Decatur Christian: Cody
Tolbert, Karlee Webb, Xander
Altevogt, Cameron Bee, Lizzy
Wilber, Trey Williams, BriCooley, Liza Echols, Calle
anna Wood
Hairston, Ben Kirby, Emma
Dennis: Alyssia ChaMacomb, Alexis Shew
vira, Miruna Eyon,
Our Lady of Lourdes:
Tarra McLaughlin
Abaigeal Aydt, Emily BirschDurfee: Angel Arauz, Brycbach, Morgan Brummer, Jackton Curry, Jahmel Harding,
son Fishel, Zoey Mayo, Logan
Angel Hodges
Shumaker, Abby Tacud, Megan
Enterprise: Sawyer CampThompson, Maxwell Trotter,
bell, Miranda Davis, Josiah
Angel Urbina
Fonville, Trinity McBride,
Illiopolis: Katelyn Block,
Madison Weimer
Triston Dennison, Connor
Frankin: Jazmyne AyresDavis, Tyannaya Barnes, James Fryman, Nadia Genet, Emma
Hembrough, Addison Hortin,
Comage, Jayden Deberry,
Braeden Killian, Madeleine
Caitlyn Ellis, Betty Grider,
Luna, Addison Milligan,
Gage Hayman, Jayla Jordan,
Kylee Mitchell, Avery PierMalcolm Jones, Alayshionna
McGee, Jeremiah Palmer, Har- son, Mason Pevler, Haylie
monie Rucker, Dajanique Selvy, Pocklington, Spencer Rice,
Jonathan Sack, Tim Schmidt,
Cooper Stephens, GabriStanley Smith, Braden Wickelle Williams
line, Samantha Weiffenbach,
Hope: Quineshia Bradford,
Naseem Cobb, Kyndall Flesch, Nathaniel Woods
St. Patrick: Sydney Becker,
Nayah Haley, Isiaha Hedding,
Tara Becker, Jacy Boatman,
Dawson Hilligoss, Honore’
Katie Frankovich, Emily
Holmes, Amia Jackson, QuinHuttes, Will Jameson, Jalyn
cenia Jackson, Nicayla Moy,
Pearce, Jayden Stewart.
Brianna Murray, Cornelius
The following elementary
school students received
Bring Up Grades awards from
the Golden K Kiwanis Club
of Decatur:
BETHANY — Richard F.
‘Dick’ Roe, 71, of Bethany,
died at 12:37 p.m. Friday, May
16, 2014 at Decatur Memorial Hospital.
Celebration of Life services
will be 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday at the
Reed Funeral
Home with
Deacon Jim
Ghiglione officiating. Visitation
DECATUR — Elder Herbert
will be from
K. Houston, 78, Decatur, Pen5—7 p.m. at the
tecostal preacher, died May
Dick Roe
funeral home.
11, 2014.
Casual attire is requested.
SULLIVAN — Lillian Irene
Services: 1 p.m. Tuesday,
Memorials are suggested to the
Carroll Morrison, 92, Sullivan,
Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral
St. Jude Children’s Hospital.
died Friday (May 16, 2014).
Home. Visitation: 4 to 6 p.m.
Online condolences may be sent
Services: 2 p.m. Tuesday,
Monday. Burial: Fairlawn Cemto the family at reedfuneralMason Point Chapel, Sullivan.
etery. Send condolences: www.
Visitation: one hour before
Dick was born March 19, 1943
services. Burial: Locust Grove
Cemetery, Moweaqua. Arrange- in Monroe, Michigan, the son of
SULLIVAN — Leon J. Horn,
Elria and Bessie Poshipsal Roe.
ments by: McMullin-Young
88, of Sullivan passed away
DECATUR — Richard
2:15 a.m. Saturday, May 17, 2014 Funeral Home, Sullivan. Memo- Dick retired from HydroGear
rials: Cumberland Presbyterian in Sullivan as a Quality Control
Schuman, 83, Decatur, died
at Mason Point, Sullivan.
Supervisor. He was a memChurch, Bethany. Send condoSaturday (May 17, 2014).
Funeral services will be held
ber of the Ducks Unlimited,
lences: www.mcmullinyoung.
Arrangements incomplete:
11:00 a.m. Wednesday, May
St. Isidore Catholic Church,
Dawson & Wikoff Funeral Home
21, 2014 at the
Bethany and was a Bethany
North Chapel.
Village Council member. Dick
Funeral Home,
grew up on his family farm in
Sullivan. VisitaDeerfield, Michigan. He loved
CLINTON — Bruce D. Neltion will be held
going to Plow Days at Blissfield,
son, 61, Clinton, died Sunday
one hour prior
MI, going hunting and working
(May 18, 2014). Arrangements
to the service
WHEELER — Shirley Ann
on his John Deere tractor. He
incomplete: Calvert Funeral
especially loved spending time
Acklin, 78, Wheeler, died SunHome,
Leon Horn
with his family and friends.
day (May 18, 2014). Arrangehome, Sullivan.
Dick married Cindy Gibbons on
ments incomplete: Meyer
Burial will be in
October 9, 1999 in Bethany and
Funeral Home, Newton.
she survives.
etery, Sullivan,
Also surviving are his sons,
Robertson, 69, Hammond,
with Military
Every day in the
Richard Roe (Angie) of Bethdied Saturday (May 17, 2014).
Rites by the Sullivan American
Herald & Review
any, Ryan Roe (Bobbi) of WenArrangements incomplete:
LINCOLN — Donald Dye, 87, Legion Post #68. Memorials
Sales Associate
dell, NC, Shane Weybright
Hilligoss-Shrader Funeral
Lincoln, died Saturday (May 17, may be made to the Sullivan
(Erin) of Bethany; daughter,
American Legion Post #68 or to Home, Atwood.
2014). Arrangements incomSee Fred for your next new
Katie Miller of Bethany;
plete: Fricke-Calvert-Schrader the Donor’s Choice.
pre-owned vehicle. He will
brothers, Robert Roe (Shirley)
Leon was born June 11, 1925 in
Funeral Home, Lincoln.
car shopping fun!!!
of Plymouth, MI, Raymond
Bruce, the son of Robert L. and
EFFINGHAM — Lafern Sold- Roe (Donna) of Deerfield,
Pearl (Abbott) Horn. He marEly
ner, 90, Effingham, formerly of MI; sister, Donna Ruswinkle
ried Doris England August 19,
(Bob) of Medina, OH; fourteen
Cowden, died Sunday (May 18,
1945 in Mattoon; she preceded
OLNEY — Wendell Ely, 75,
grandchildren and eight great
2014). Arrangements incomhim in death March 10, 2011.
Olney, Navy veteran, died
Leon was a Tech Sergeant in the plete: Lockart-Green Funeral
Thursday (May 15, 2014).
He was preceded in death by
Home, Cowden.
Services: 10 a.m. Wednesday, 371st Engineer Construction
his parents.
Battalion in the Army, and he
SummersObituary written by famwas a World War II Veteran. He
Kistler Funeral
ily members.
attended the Church of God in
Home, Olney.
Sullivan. Leon was a member of
PANA — Betty June Sweetin,
Visitation: 6 to
8 p.m. Tuesday. the Odd Fellow Lodge where he 90, Pana, died Wednesday (May
Providing the options you
served as Secretary and Trea14, 2014).
Burial: St. Joseph Cemetery,
need for celebrating a
surer. He was retired from the
Services: 11 a.m. WednesOlney, with military rites.
Decatur Memorial
USI Chemical Corp in Tuscola. day, McCracken-Dean Funeral
Memorials: St. Joseph School
life lived.
HILTON, Brandon and Misty,
Leon is survived by his son,
Home, Pana. Visitation: one
Building Fund. Send condoDecatur, boy, May 16.
Richard Horn of Hockley, TX;
hour before services. Burial:
lences: www.summers-kistler.
(217) 935-3166 • Serving All Faiths
daughters, Sandra (David)
Linwood Cemetery, Pana. Send
Cooper of Decatur, Pamela
CLIP & SAVE - CLIP & SAVE - CLIP & SAVE - CLIP & SAVE - (Jerry) Haynes of Gulfport, MS;
grandchildren Tami (Don) RobWatrous
SULLIVAN — Jim Gregory,
inson of Mt. Zion, Suzy (Mike)
74, Sullivan, retired Kite Wood- Hulligan of Springfield, Angela
working employee, died Thurs- Hughes of Decatur, Cindy (Tim) Watrous, 42, Taylorville, formerly of Decatur, Navy veteran
day (May 15, 2014).
Blankenship of Decatur, Mike
and Friis Trucking employee,
Services: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, (Rhonda) Castelli of Lovington
died Thursday
McMullin-Young Funeral Home, and David (Cheryl) Haynes of
(May 15, 2014).
Sullivan. Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m.
Decatur; fifteen great-grandServices:
Monday. Burial: Greenhill Cem- children, and three great-great10 a.m. Tuesetery, Sullivan. Memorials: to
grandchildren; sisters Ethelmae NAVY
day, Graceland/
the family. Send condolences:
(Dean) Dudley of Sullivan and
Fairlawn Funeral Home.
Helen East of Sullivan.
tion: 5 to 7 p.m. Monday. Burial:
He was preceded in death by
Graceland Cemetery with
his parents.
Condolences may be made to military rites. Memorials: to the
family. Send condolences: www.
the family at www.mcmullin
ALTAMONT — William
E. Hardaway, 83, Altamont,
Obituary written by famKorean War Air Force veteran
ily members.
and retired R.R. Donnelley
employee, died
Friday (May
16, 2014).
MATTOON — Glenda K.
11 a.m. Tuesday, First United
Owens, 70, Mattoon, Hair
Methodist Church, Altamont.
Benders employee, died
Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. MonWednesday (May 14, 2014).
day, Gieseking Funeral Home,
Services: 1:30 p.m. Tuesday,
Altamont, and one hour before
Schilling Funeral Home, Matservices in the church. Memori- toon. Visitation: two hours
Looking for something
als: Effingham Cancer Center or before services. Burial: Dodge
to do this weekend? Check
First United Methodist Church, Grove Cemetery, Mattoon.
out our calendar at
Altamont. Send condolences:
Memorials: Coles County AniCLIP & SAVE
mal Shelter.
MULBERRY GROVE — Vincent James Jason, 65, Mulberry
Grove, died Thursday (May
15, 2014).
Services: 11 a.m. Tuesday,
Bibleway House of Prayer
Church, Royal Lake. Visitation:
one hour before services in the
church. Burial: Mulberry Grove
Cemetery. Memorials: to the
family. Arrangements by: Donnell-Wiegand Funeral Home,
Mulberry Grove.
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