YATES CITY — Patricia Ann Baird, 88, of rural Yates City, died peacefully on Thursday, June 6, 2019 at the home of her daughter Katherine in Mahomet.

URBANA — Joyce A. Butsch, 83, of Urbana passed away at 10:12 a.m. Sunday, June 2, 2019, at Meadowbrook Rehab Center, Urbana.

PESOTUM — Jean M. Jessee, 78, of Pesotum passed away at 11:03 a.m. Thursday, June 6, 2019, at home.

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MAHOMET — Jerome “Jerry” Ehr­sam passed over Wednesday, June 5, 2019, after a short illness at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana surrounded by family.

URBANA — Virginia Guthrie, 103, longtime resident of Urbana, died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019, at Martin Health Center of Westminster Village, Bloomington.

FAIRMOUNT — Earl Roscoe Tarter, 76, of rural Fairmount lived life to its fullest until the day of his passing, Saturday, May 18, 2019.

HOMER — Andrea Eloise Perry, 66, of Homer passed away at 6:05 p.m. Friday, May 31, 2019, at University Rehab, Urbana.

FARMER CITY — Robert P. O’Malley Jr., 74, passed away peacefully at 4:07 p.m. Saturday, May 25, 2019, at Farmer City Rehabilitation Center.

MANSFIELD — Tera Darlene Rhodes, 43, of Mansfield passed away at 12:12 p.m. Saturday, May 11, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

CHAMPAIGN — Harold Farley, 90 of Champaign passed away at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 29, 2019, surrounded by his family at Carle Hospital, Urbana.

URBANA — Norma Elkins, 92, of Urbana passed away at 1:36 a.m. Thursday, May 16, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

MAHOMET — (Carol) Margadene Bateman of Mahomet, formerly of Mansfield, went to be with her Lord at 8:17 p.m. Thursday, May 16, 2019, surrounded by family.

MONTICELLO — John “Jack” L. Hayes Jr., 90, of Monticello, formerly of Mahomet and Champaign, passed away Sunday, May 19, 2019, in Monticello.

BANNING, Calif. — Robert Eugene Mitchell, born Feb. 21, 1930, in Urbana, to Frank and Leona Mitchell of Mahomet, died peacefully in his home on Saturday, April 13, 2019.

CHAMPAIGN — Christine H. Johnston, 51, of Champaign passed away early Thursday morning, May 23, 2019, at her home surrounded by her loving family.

CHAMPAIGN — David M. Rexroad, 70, of Champaign passed away at 9:42 p.m. Friday, May 10, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

MAHOMET — Darrell Loren Dugan, 77, passed away Monday, May 13, 2019, at home in Mahomet from ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease).

MONTICELLO — John “Jack” Hayes, 90, of Mahomet died Sunday, May 19, 2019, at Piatt County Nursing Home. Funeral arrangements were incomplete at Owens Funeral Home, 101 N. Elm St., Champaign.

MAHOMET — Jimmy Nelson Hood, 76, of Mahomet died Monday, May 13, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

MAHOMET — Arlon “A.J.” McGuire, 80, of Mahomet, formerly of Piper City, passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at University Rehab, Urbana, after a very long illness.

MAHOMET — Jose Luis Melgarejo Sr., 80 years old, of Mahomet passed peacefully on Sunday, May 19, 2019, at Carle Hospital in Urbana with his wife and son by his side.

CHAMPAIGN — Harriett L. Miebach, 95, of Champaign died Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at Farmer City Rehab and Health Care Center.

MAHOMET — Carol Margadene Bateman, 88, of Mahomet, formerly of Mansfield, died at 8:17 p.m. Thursday, May 16, 2019, at Heritage Manor in Normal. Funeral arrangements were incomplete at Calvert-Belangee-Bruce Funeral Home, 106 N. Main St., Farmer City.

MAHOMET — Robert W. McCleary, 93, formerly of Tolono, departed this earth at 1:40 p.m. Thursday, May 9, 2019, at The Glenwood Assisted Living of Mahomet, surrounded by those he loved and those who loved him.

GIFFORD — Kathleen Louise Guymon passed away on Friday, May 10, 2019, at Country Health Care & Rehab, Gifford. There will be no visitation or funeral. The family will have a private viewing, followed by cremation and burial at Camp Butler National Cemetery in Springfield.

CLEARWATER, Fla. — Shirley Ann Goudie, 87 years young, passed into her Savior’s loving arms at 4:15 a.m. on Sunday, May 5, 2019, in Clearwater, Fla.

WESTVILLE — Joyce Briggs, 76, of Westville passed this life at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at her home with her son, Davey, and daughter, Lisa, beside her.

URBANA — A memorial service for Larry Aaron Coffey, 79, of Urbana, was from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at Heath and Vaughn Funeral Home, 201 N. Elm St., Champaign.

FRANKLIN, TENN. — James Melvin Emmett, age 86 of Eagleville, Tenn., went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 5, 2019.

LONGVIEW — Karen Marie Tatman, 68, of Longview passed away at home peacefully on Sunday, April 28, 2019, surrounded by her family.

MAHOMET — Christine Casteel, 58, of Mahomet died at 11:07 p.m. Sunday, April 28, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

MONTICELLO — David W. Moore, 78, of Monticello passed away at 2:21 p.m. Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at the Kirby Medical Center, Monticello.

MAHOMET — Stephen Ray Hodges, beloved husband, dad, grandpa and friend, passed away at 6:59 a.m. on the 23rd of April, 2019. He was 65 years old.

MAHOMET — Jill Doreen (Lehto) Burnett, 56, passed away at 11:47 p.m. Monday, April 29, 2019, at Carle Hospital in Urbana, with her family by her side.

MAHOMET — Annie Lee (Kemp) Jessup passed away on Good Friday, April 19, 2019, at the Waterford at Bridle Brook in Mahomet, after a lifetime of service to her family and friends.

MAHOMET — Thomas Wayne Perkins, 88, passed away Saturday, April 27, 2019, at 7:05 p.m. at The Glenwood Assisted & Supportive Living, Mahomet.

MAHOMET — Ronald Lee Bohlen, 72, of Mahomet passed away Wednesday, April 24, 2019, at 5 p.m. at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana, surrounded by his family.

MAHOMET — William Harum, 85, died at 10:18 p.m. Friday, April 26, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana. Funeral arrangements were incomplete at Heath and Vaughn Funeral Home, 201 N. Elm St., Champaign.

CHAMPAIGN — Samuel Edward Whiteside, 76, of Champaign, formerly of Mahomet, passed away at 12:45 p.m. Wednesday, April 24, 2019, at OSF Heart of Mary Medical Center, surrounded by his family.

MAHOMET — Christine Casteel, 58, of Mahomet died at 11:07 p.m. Sunday, April 28, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana. Funeral arrangements were incomplete at Owens Funeral Home, 101 N. Elm St., Champaign.

MAHOMET — Annie Jessup, 93, died at 8:35 a.m. Friday, April 19, 2019, at The Waterford at Bridle Brook, Mahomet. Funeral arrangements were incomplete at Owens Funeral Home, 101 N. Elm St., Champaign.

MAHOMET — Carol Mathews, 75, of Mahomet died at 11:58 p.m. Monday, April 15, 2019, at home. Burial will be in East Lawn Cemetery, Urbana, with no graveside services. Renner-Wikoff Chapel and Crematory, 1900 S. Philo Road, Urbana is in charge of arrangements.

URBANA — George Henry Peters, 76, of Urbana passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2019, at home.

MAHOMET — Paul Sieber, 97, died Friday, Feb. 22, 2019.

GIBSON CITY — Nancy Ehmann, 88, formerly of Mahomet, died at 9:55 p.m. Monday, April 15, 2019, at Heritage Health Nursing Home, Gibson City.

CHAMPAIGN — Robert Franklin Adams, age 83, passed away on Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, in Northwest Heart and Vascular Institute in Margate, Fla., where he had been a patient since late November.

MAHOMET — R. Thomas Heinhorst, 78, of Mahomet passed away at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana on Thursday, April 11, 2019. He was born on March 29, 1941, the son of Ralph E. and Alberta Thomas Heinhorst in Peoria. He was raised on a farm on rural route near Forest City in Mason County.

MAHOMET — Eric Catron, 48, of Mahomet died Monday, April 15, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

BLOOMINGTON — Michael Builta, 52, of Bloomington passed away at 9:38 a.m. Monday, April 8, 2019, at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington.

MONTICELLO — Norma M. Booty, 92, of Monticello passed away at 3:33 p.m. Friday, April 5, 2019, at home.

LOS FELIZ, Calif. — Patricia Scarbrough, 77, of Los Feliz, Calif., formerly of Champaign, lost her battle with cancer Tuesday, March 19, 2019.

CHAMPAIGN — Robert “Bob” Asherman died Sunday, March 31, 2019, at Carriage Crossing in Champaign.

MAHOMET — Hayden Ade, 23, of Mahomet passed away Friday, March 29, 2019.