Martha H. Murphy

Martha H. Murphy , age 88, of 510 East Avenue E, Lewistown, Illinois passed away July 17, 2019 at Richard L. Owens Hospice House, Peoria. Martha Murphy was born in Lakewood, Ohio on January 9, 1931. She was preceded in her death by her parents, Walter and Virginia Quallich and sister Nancy Shipman. She is…

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Rosalyn Conway

Rosalyn Conway, 91, of Havana, passed away at her home at 8:22 p.m. on Wednesday, July 17, 2019. She was born April 29, 1928, in Bath to Harold and Clara (Bishop) Heye. She married Theodore “Ted” Vehslage on December 21, 1947. He preceded her in death on April 5, 1989. She later married George Conway…

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James Franklin Hamm

James Franklin Hamm, 86, of Peoria, formerly of Havana, passed away at 11 a.m. on July 12, 2019 at Generations Nursing Home in Lincoln. Cremation rites have been accorded and a burial of ashes will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions can be made to the donor’s choice. Online condolences can be left…

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Pat Clark

Pat Clark, 86, of Canton, passed away at 3:53 p.m. Wednesday July 17, 2019 at his home. A graveside service was held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lewistown. Memorial contributions may be made to Methodist Hospice. Condolences may be made at henrylange.com

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Betty Louise Hummel

Betty Louise Hummel, 84, of Canton passed away at 6 a.m. at the Loft Nursing Home in Normal. She was born on September 14, 1934 in Havana to Dewey and Minnie (Towery) Birchfield. Betty is survived by 3 children: Marc (Ann) Hummel of Clifton, Marilyn (Gary) Jenkins of Algona, WA, and Nancy (John Drew) Newlon…

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Ellen Louise Shawgo

Ellen Louise Shawgo, 62, of Mason City passed away on July 8, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center at 11:05 a.m. She was born on December 30, 1956, the daughter of Wayne and Dorothy (Rentschler) Shawgo in Lincoln. Ellen is survived by two brothers, Dale (Wanda) Shawgo of Decatur, Glenn Shawgo of Warrenton, MO, ten nieces…

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Barbara S. Thomas

Barbara S. Thomas, 84, of Lewistown, passed away at 7:02 a.m. Monday July 8, 2019 at The Loft in Canton. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Henry-Lange Memorial Home in Lewistown, where visitation will be held one hour prior to services. Burial will take place in White Chapel Memory Gardens at Canton.…

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Walter Doyle Parsley

Walter Doyle Parsley, 89, of Havana, passed away at Havana Health Care at 12:25 p.m. on Wednesday, July 3, 2019. He was born June 15, 1930, near Lewistown, IL, to Arthur and Flora (Stuart) Parsley. He married Ruth Stockham on July 6, 1949 in Havana. She survives. Mr. Parsley is survived by his wife, Ruth;…

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Wilma Jean “Jeannie” Hood

Wilma Jean “Jeannie” Hood, 74, of Havana, passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at Sunset Manor in Canton. She was born on October 2, 1944 to William and Lola “Jean” (Bishop) Hall. Jeannie married Larry Hood on June 2, 1962 in Cuba. He preceded her in death on May 29, 2019. She is survived by…

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Dana Marie Sturgeon

Dana Marie Sturgeon, 64, of Kilbourne, passed away at her home at 3:01 p.m. on Wednesday, July 3, 2019. She was born July 13, 1954, in Danville, to Joseph and Marie (Wielgorka) Morris. She married Charles Sturgeon on July 29, 1972, in Danville. He survives. Mrs. Sturgeon is survived by her husband, Charles, of Kilbourne;…

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