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THAWVILLE — Donald E. Blakeley, 80, of Thawville, died Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, at the Danville VA Nursing Home.Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 24, at the Knapp Funeral Home in Onarga, immediately followed by a celebration of life service at 11 a.m. The Rev. Stanley Rapp will officiate. Military rites by the Onarga American Legion will follow the service.
THAWVILLE — Donald Blakeley, 80, of Thawville, died Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, at the Veterans Affairs nursing home in Danville.Funeral arrangements were incomplete at Knapp Funeral Homes, 115 W. Seminary Ave., Onarga.
LAHOGUE — Henry Eugene “Bud” English, 86, of LaHogue, died at 6:19 a.m. Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.
PAXTON — Anita Louise Gibbs, 92, of Paxton, died at 9:15 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, at the Illinois Knights Templar Home in Paxton.
BUCKLEY — John “Jack” Weldon Havener, 88, of Buckley, died at 8:51 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at his home.A private family service will be held. Baier Family Funeral Services in Paxton is handling arrangements.
GILMAN — Kathryn “Kaddy” Lee Hawthorne, 88, of Gilman, died at 2:56 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, at Iroquois Memorial Hospital in Watseka, following a short illness.
CRESCENT CITY — John Leo Lubben, 84, of Crescent City, died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at his home.
BELLFLOWER — Jewel Doreene Morrow, 69, of Bellflower, died at 4:07 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.
KANKAKEE — Sandra “Sandy” Jean Purcell, 78, of Kankakee, formerly of Piper City, died Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, at her home with family by her side.
ONARGA — Mary Mae Talbert, 90, of Onarga, died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, at Heartland Health Care Center in Paxton.