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PAXTON — Marie Ann Fairchild, 86, of rural Paxton, passed away at 1 a.m. Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, at her home.
PAXTON — Clifford D. Foster, 93, a lifelong Paxton farmer, died at 6:16 a.m. Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.
RANTOUL — Brian B. Gerdes, 56, of Rantoul, father of a Ludlow resident, died at 1:45 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, at Heartland Healthcare Center in Paxton, after a battle with cancer.A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, at Lux Memorial Chapel, 1551 E. Grove Ave., Rantoul. The Rev. Jeffray Greene will officiate. Burial will follow in Ludlow Cemetery.
BOURBONNAIS — Grant Alan Harrison, 23, of Bourbonnais, nephew of an Onarga couple, died suddenly at his home at 8:11 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014.
PAXTON — Albert “Merle” Lundeen, 87, of Paxton, died at 7:35 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, at the Illinois Knights Templar Home, Paxton.
DEWEY — Lelah I. Seim, 89, of rural Dewey, died Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, at her home.Her funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, at the Pontoppidan Lutheran Church in rural Elliott, with the Rev. Priscilla Geerdes officiating. Burial will be at a later date in the church cemetery.
PAXTON — Jeffrey R. Wilson, 58, of Paxton, passed away at 3:24 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, at Gibson Area Hospital, Gibson City.