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Dixie Keeling

Posted: Friday, May 22nd, 2015
MAROA -- Dixie Keeling, 72, of Maroa, Ill., formerly of Clinton, Ill., passed away 10:26 p.m. May 16, 2015 at Decatur Memorial Hospital, Decatur, Ill.
Graveside services will be 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at Woodlawn Cemetery, Clinton, Ill., with Pastor Nick Blacklidge officiating.  A Celebration of Life luncheon will follow at the Assembly of God Church, Clinton. Calvert

Steven W. Dawson

Posted: Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
CLINTON -- Steven W. Dawson, 62, Clinton, Ill., passed away at 6:45 p.m. on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 from injuries sustained in a single vehicle accident on Birkbeck Road, in DeWitt County.
 Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, May 21, 2015, at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, with cremation rites to be accorded following. 
Memorials may be

Margaret E. Long

Posted: Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
CLINTON -- Margaret E. Long, 82, of Las Vegas, N.V., formerly, of Weldon, Ill., passed away on March 7, 2015, from complications due to quadruple bypass surgery and congestive heart failure at Hospital Sunrise, in Las Vegas.  Private family services were held.  Bunkers Memory Gardens assisted the family with cremation rites. 
Margaret was born on April 26, 1932, in Weldon,

Dr. Robert E. Myers

Posted: Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
CLINTON -- Dr. Robert E. Myers, 90, of Clinton, Ill., passed away 1 a.m., Sunday, May 10, 2015, at his family residence in Clinton.
Memorial services will be conducted at noon, Friday, May 22, 2015, at the Clinton Presbyterian Church, with Rev. Benjamin Keller and Rev. Samantha Keller officiating. Burial will follow at the Memorial Park Cemetery, Clinton. Visitation

John M. 'Jack' Eikenberg

Posted: Friday, May 1st, 2015
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. -- Johm M. "Jack" Eikenberg, 77, of Bonita Springs, Fla., formerly of Clinton, Ill. passed away peacefully at his home on April 7, 2015, after a valiant fight against cancer and Parkinson's disease.
Born in Baltimore to John H. and Evelyn Weber Eikenberg, Jack attended Clarkson University, where he was a member of Lambda fraternity, later known

Avon 'Bud' Lee Byers

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 28th, 2015
CLINTON -- Avon "Bud" Lee Byers, 67, Clinton, Ill., passed away at 10:55 p.m. on Thursday, April 23, 2015 at his residence. 
There are no services planned.  The family has entrusted Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, with handling cremation rites.  Memorials may be made to a local food pantry of the donor's choice.
Bud was born October 20, 1947,

Rosie C. Foster

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 28th, 2015
DEWITT -- Rosie C. Foster, 79, of DeWitt, Ill., passed away at 5:40 p.m. on April 23, 2015 at her family residence.
Funeral services were conducted at 11 a.m. on Monday, April 27, 2015 at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, Ill., with Pastor Dan Bell officiating. Burial followed at DeWitt Cemetery, DeWitt, Ill. Friends called on Sunday, April

Jayvion Latrelle Watkins

Modified: Tuesday, Apr 28th, 2015
LINCOLN -- J Latrelle Watkins, still born son, of Lincoln, Ill., passed away at 5:13 a.m. on April 26, 2015, at BroMenn Regional Medical Center, Normal, Ill.
No services are planned at this time. Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, Ill., assisted the family with cremation rites.
Jayvion was born on April 26, 2015, in Normal, Ill., the son of Ashley Marie

Edna Mae Spann

Posted: Friday, Apr 24th, 2015
CLINTON -- Edna Mae Spann, 89, of Clinton, formerly of Sesser, Ill., passed away on April 19, 2015, at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center, Normal, Ill.
A visitation will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, April 24, at Brayfield-Gilbert Funeral Home, Sessor. Services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday at Brayfield- Gilbert, brother Larry Cook officiating.

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