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PAXTON — Kenneth T. Bots, 77, of Loda, died Monday, Oct. 24, 2016, at the Illinois Knights Templar Home in Paxton.Arrangements were incomplete at the Knapp-Miller Funeral Home in Paxton.
CLIFTON — Delores Anne Lauterbach Cushman, 85, of Clifton, the mother of former Gibson City Police Chief Steven Cushman, died Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016, surrounded by her family.A private family service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, at Zion Lutheran Church in Clifton. Arrangements are being handled by the Knapp Funeral Home in Clifton.
GIBSON CITY — Danny Dawson, 59, of Gibson City, died at 2:22 a.m. Monday, Oct. 24, 2016, at the Heritage Manor nursing home in Gibson City.A private graveside service will be held in Elliott Cemetery, Elliott. Lamb Funeral Home in Gibson City is in charge of arrangements.Mr. Dawson was born July 29, 1957, in Champaign, a son of Alfred and Julia (Hines) Dawson.
PAXTON — Lois Ellis, 80, of Paxton died on Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016, at Paxton Healthcare & Rehab.Funeral arrangements were incomplete at Knapp-Miller Funeral Home, 142 W. Patton St., Paxton.
MILFORD — Wilma Louise Farquhar, 95, died at 2:45 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016, in Mahomet.Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, at Knapp Funeral Home in Milford. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, with the Rev. Gary Milton officiating. Burial will be in Sugar Creek Cemetery, Stockland.
LODA — John A. Klein, 77, a lifelong Loda resident, died at 8:34 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016, at the Illinois Knights Templar Home in Paxton.
GIBSON CITY — Violet M. Koonce, 84, of Gibson City, died at 7:23 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016, at her home in Gibson City.
CLEARWATER, Fla. — Ed Milligan, 86, of Clearwater, Fla., formerly of Melvin, died Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016.Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Melvin United Methodist Church, with the Rev. John Tennyson officiating.
LONG LAKE, Minn. — Everett V. Moburg, 95, of Long Lake, Minn., died at 9:52 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, at Haven Homes in Maple Plains, Minn.
RANKIN — Lois J. Parsons, 95, of Rankin, died at 3:20 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, at the Knights Templar Home in Paxton.
PAXTON — DeLores M. Tarlton, 90, of Paxton, died at 11:57 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, at the Illinois Knights Templar Home in Paxton, where she had been a resident for 2 1/2 weeks.