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Ina J. Colclasure, 82 of Monticello died at 7:43 a.m. Monday, Sept. 15, 2014 at the Piatt County Nursing Home, Monticello.
Betty C. Downey, 93, of Monticello, passed away at 11:03 a.m., Monday, September 15, 2014 at Decatur Memorial Hospital.Betty was born on January 7, 1921 in Monticello the daughter of Portius and Clara (Russell) Wheeler. She married Shelton Downey on June 25, 1936 in Monticello.
Marjorie Jolly Meyer, 89 of Monticello, formerly of Champaign, died at 9:45 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014 at Kirby Hospital.
Helen (Joann Martin) Nixon, 81, of Bement died at 4:30 p.m. Sept. 16, 2014 at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana. Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20 at Calvary Baptist Church, Monticello with Pastor Randy Dempsay officiating.Entombment will be in Monticello Columbarium. There will be no visitation.
Clyde Parker, 87, of Monticello passed away on Sept. 13 at Kirby Hospital. He was born April 20, 1927 in Valley Park, Missouri. He married Gloria Jean Thies, his wife of 60 years on April 17, 1954. He is survived by a sister, Betty Swain and brother, Pat Parker both of St. Louis.
James L. Womer, 92 of Bement, passed away at 10 p.m. on Monday, September 15, 2014 at the Piatt County Nursing Home, Monticello.