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PAXTON — Dorothy “Jean” Anderson, 77, of Paxton, died at 1:20 a.m. Tuesday, May 24, 2016, at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.
SIBLEY — Delmar D. Brucker, 85, of Sibley, died at 5:50 p.m. Tuesday, May 24, 2016, at the Gibson Area Hospital Annex in Gibson City.
GIBSON CITY — George C. Cramer, 82, of Gibson City, formerly of Colfax, died peacefully on Tuesday, May 24, 2016.
KEMPTON — James H. “Hollis” Edwards, 81, of Kempton, died at 5:12 p.m. Sunday, May 22, 2016, at his residence.
PAXTON — Barbour R. “Bob” Gulley, 87, of Paxton, died at 4:30 a.m. Saturday, May 21, 2016, at Heartland Healthcare Center in Paxton.A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 26, at Baier Family Funeral Services, 406 E. Pells St., Paxton, with the Rev. Jimm Wood officiating.
GIBSON CITY — Leo Hewson, 84, of Gibson City, died Saturday, May 21, 2016, at the Heritage Health Nursing Home in Gibson City.A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 2, at Drummer Township Cemetery in Gibson City, with military rites accorded.
CISSNA PARK — Curtis L. Knapp, 72, of Cissna Park, died Tuesday, May 24, 2016, at his residence.
CULLOM — Joseph Malone, 98, of Pontiac, formerly Kempton and Cullom, died Thursday, May 19, 2016, at the Evenglow Lodge, where he had resided since November 2011.
FAIRBURY — Stanley Eugene McCulloh, 78, of Normal, formerly of Fairbury, father of a Gibson City resident, died at 10:19 p.m. Monday, May 23, 2016, at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center in Bloomington.
GIBSON CITY — Lauretta (Elkin) McGuire, 94, died peacefully on Friday, May 6, 2016. After spending her early years in Streator, she graduated from Gibson City High School in 1941. She married LaRue H. Elkin and raised two children, Larry and Robin (Jones), both of whom graduated from Paxton High School.
PAXTON — Timothy James “Tim” Nelson, 22, died at 2:55 a.m. Sunday, May 22, 2016, at his home.Funeral services will be at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 25, at Baier Family Funeral Services, 406 E. Pells St., Paxton, with the Rev. Dave Hohulin officiating. Burial will follow in Glen Cemetery, Paxton. Visitation will be from noon to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 25.