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Elizabeth A. ‘Betsy’ Colgan, 69, of Monticello, passed away at 12:22 a.m., Dec. 24, 2020 at the Piatt County Nursing Home, Monticello.

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Audine M. Moery-Severns, 91, of Bement, IL., passed away at 1:50 A.M., on Sunday, January 10, 2021, at the Piatt County Nursing Home, Monticello, IL.

Peggy A. Keeter, 83, of Monticello, passed away at 8:10 a.m., January 15, 2021 at the Piatt County Nursing Home, Monticello.

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William Alfred Hayes, 91, of Monticello, passed away at 3:50 a.m., January 14, 2021 at the Piatt County Nursing Home, Monticello.

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Paul M. Hannon, 93, of Farmer City, IL, passed away at 11:33 p.m., January 9, 2021 at his residence.

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Savanna LeAnne Rexroad, 22, of Monticello, passed away January 9, 2021 at home.

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Steven Larry Bundy, 61, of Indianapolis, Indiana passed away December 18, 2020. He was born in Decatur, Illinois on August 27, 1959 to his loving parents E. Larry and Carolyn Bundy. He graduated from Monticello High School in 1977, studied agriculture at Parkland College until 1979, and rece…

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Cathryn F. “Katie” Bentley, 87, of Bement, IL., passed away on Friday, January 1, 2021, at 10:44 P.M., at her residence in Bement, IL.

Fred Carroll Ross of Monticello, formerly of Tuscola, died on Wednesday, December 30, 2020

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George R. Leach, 85, of Monticello, went to be with the Lord at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 27, 2020, at Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy, IL.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

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William Alfred Hayes, 91, of Monticello, passed away at 3:50 a.m., January 14, 2021 at the Piatt County Nursing Home, Monticello.

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Paul M. Hannon, 93, of Farmer City, IL, passed away at 11:33 p.m., January 9, 2021 at his residence.

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Savanna LeAnne Rexroad, 22, of Monticello, passed away January 9, 2021 at home.

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Steven Larry Bundy, 61, of Indianapolis, Indiana passed away December 18, 2020. He was born in Decatur, Illinois on August 27, 1959 to his loving parents E. Larry and Carolyn Bundy. He graduated from Monticello High School in 1977, studied agriculture at Parkland College until 1979, and rece…

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Cathryn F. “Katie” Bentley, 87, of Bement, IL., passed away on Friday, January 1, 2021, at 10:44 P.M., at her residence in Bement, IL.

Fred Carroll Ross of Monticello, formerly of Tuscola, died on Wednesday, December 30, 2020

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George R. Leach, 85, of Monticello, went to be with the Lord at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 27, 2020, at Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy, IL.

Terry K. Young, 71, of Monticello, passed away at 6:35 p.m., December 22, 2020 at Carle Hospital, Urbana.

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Alberta L Stone, 85, of Mansfield passed away Monday Dec. 21, 2020. A graveside service will be held Saturday January 2, 2021 at 10 a.m. in Grandview Memorial Gardens, Champaign.

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On Saturday, December 26, 2020, Deana Yvonne Kallembach, known as “Bubba” to those who loved her, passed away at the age of 82 (Or 65 if she was ever asked).

Barbara Karen Woodard, 83, of Decatur, IL passed away December 23, 2020 at her residence.

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Suzanne “Susie” Marie Doering, 73, of Urbana passed away at 10:00 p.m. on Monday, December 21, 2020 at University Rehabilitation Center, Urbana. 

Frank James Ensign, Sr., of Monticello passed away on Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020 at his residence.

James Rhoades, 76 of Monticello passed away Sunday afternoon, December 20, 2020, at Carle Foundation Hospital.

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Gloria Audrey Weidner, 90, of Oregon, Wisconsin, formerly of Perrysburg, Ohio, passed away Monday, December 21, 2020.

Vera A. Trimble, 99 of Monticello, passed away 4:10 a.m. Dec. 21, 2020 at the Piatt County Nursing Home, Monticello.

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June Kelley, 100, of Monticello, passed away at 10:09 a.m., December 19, 2020 at her residence.

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Lawrence R. Trippiedi, 78, of Monticello, passed away at 6:42 p.m., December 15, 2020 at Kirby Medical Center, Monticello.

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Rowena Lee Hesler, 83, of Monticello passed away at 7:05 p.m., Thursday, December 10, 2020 at her residence.

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Joseph Dwight Blythe, 97, of Monticello, passed away at 12:54 a.m., December 10, 2020 at his residence.

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Roger Leroy Varner, 80, of Macon, IL - loving brother, father, grandfather & Uncle, passed away peacefully on Saturday December 5, 2020 at 10:20 a.m. at Sunrise Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Virden, IL. He was born on November 10, 1940 in Lovington, IL to Gordon and Cleta …

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Harvey L. Snell, 83, of Monticello, passed away on the evening of December 4, 2020 at his residence surrounded by his family.

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Roger A. ‘Perk’ Perkins, 55, of Monticello, passed away at 2:40 a.m., Dec. 3, 2020 at Carle Hospital, Urbana.

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Janice Diane (Reynolds) Dick went to meet her Lord, Savior, and family at the gates of heaven at 6:54 a.m. on November 26, 2020 at the Kirby Medical Center, Monticello.

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Tommy L. Rodgers, 83, of DeLand, passed away at 9:05 p.m., November 22, 2020 at the Piatt County Nursing Home, Monticello.

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Paul L. Bell, 64, of Monticello, passed away at 1:51 a.m., November 20, 2020 at his residence.

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Pearl M. Crawford, 95, of Monticello, entered into the loving arms of Jesus at 6:38 p.m. on November 10, 2020 at Carle Hospital, Urbana.

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Jeffrey Jerome Topol, 70, of Monticello, passed away at 9:10 p.m., November 10, 2020 at Danville VA Hospital, Danville.

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Stephen C. Long, 70, of White Heath, passed away suddenly at 11:12 a.m., November 9, 2020 at his residence.  

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Patricia Jane Boze, loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother, and friend, passed away at the age of 68 on November 7th in Monticello, Illinois.

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Edward A. Robeck, 86, of Seymour, IL., passed away at 9:15 P.M., on Saturday, November 7, 2020, at the OSF Heart of Mary Medical Center, Urbana, IL.

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It is with great sadness that we must announce that Irma Maxine Joynt (Curry), Age 90 of Cerro Gordo passed away on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at Mason Point Nursing Facility in Sullivan, Illinois.

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Beloved wife, mother, grandmother & sister, Barbara Lynn Greenarch, 68 of Monticello, IL passed away peacefully at Arbor Rose Nursing home in Monticello and was reunited with her mother in Heaven at 11:00 am on Friday October 30th, 2020.

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Dwaine ‘Hap’ Merriman, 82, of Monticello, IL passed away peacefully at Kirby Medical Center on October 27, 2020 due to complications of Covid-19.

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Patricia Ann Purcell, 90, of Monticello, passed away at 10:05 a.m., October 27, 2020 at Arbor Rose, Monticello.

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James Arnold Gregory, Jr., 89, of Monticello, passed away at 4:29 p.m., October 21, 2020 at Kirby Medical Center, Monticello.

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Shirley L. Marty was born on November 23, 1932 and died peacefully on October 19, 2020. She was born in Lesterville, Missouri, the only child of Roy L. and Glenna Chapman Plunk. She attended Emmaus Lutheran School in St. Louis and was part of the first freshman class to attend Lutheran High …

Carl L. Wienke, age 90 of Champaign, died at 5:15 p.m. on Thursday, October 8, 2020 at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

Robert L. Chumbley, 77, of Cisco, Illinois passed away on Sunday, October 11, 2020 at his home after a long, hard fought battle with Parkinson’s Disease and Lewy Body Dementia.

Thomas A. Koss, 53, of Champaign, formerly of Monticello, passed away at 12:45 p.m., Oct. 7, 2020 at his residence.

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L. Richard Robson, 95 of Monticello, formerly of Cisco, passed away at 12:33 a.m., October 9, 2020 at the Piatt County Nursing Home, Monticello.

Michael Stewart Reeves, age 74 of Monticello, passed away Tuesday, October 6, 2020, at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock, AR. He was born September 8, 1946, in Decatur, IL to the late Wilfred Reeves and Ruth Davis Reeves.

Darrell Lee “Butch” Fritz, 76, of Oakland, IL., was granted his Angel wings at 4:44 P.M., on Tuesday, September 29, 2020, at the Sarah Bush Lincoln Hospital in Mattoon, IL.

Dennis Wayne Wells, 66, of Arcola, IL., passed away at 9:26 P.M., on Thursday, October 1, 2020, at his residence in Arcola, IL.

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Mary C. Prahl, 101, of Champaign, formerly of Monticello passed away at 7:35 a.m., September 30, 2020 at Bickford Assisted Living, Champaign.

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Ruth Lorraine Herter Proch, 94, of Savoy, Illinois, formerly of Niles, Illinois and Hot Springs Village, Arkansas, left this earth to be with the Lord and join her husband on Wednesday, September 30, 2020. She passed away peacefully at her home at the Windsor of Savoy. On more than one occas…

Sandra K. Jones, 71, of Urbana, IL passed away at 11:09 pm on Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at her home.

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Betsy Frances Elkins Wharton, age 79, of Trenton, IL and formerly of Monticello, IL and Columbia, MO, passed away Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital in Breese, IL.

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John Paul Record, 85, of Monticello, passed away at 2:57 p.m., September 26, 2020 at Carle Hospital, Urbana.