Decatur Obituaries

Decatur Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Decatur, IL

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  • Monday Aug 17 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Rebecca Diane Griggs

    Rebecca Diane Griggs, 62, of Bethalto, IL, died at 11:37 p.m. Sat. Aug. 15, 2015 at her home surrounded by her family.

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  • Monday Aug 17 | via Breeze Courier 

    Norma D. Protko

    Norma D. Protko, 86, of Taylorville, IL, formerly of Decatur, passed away at 10:15 p.m. August 14, 2015 at Decatur Memorial Hospital. Norma was born March 16, 1929 in Herrick, IL, the daughter of Charles and Ruth Blankenship.

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  • Thursday Aug 13 | via Breeze Courier 

    Charles "Stanley" Summers

    Charles "Stanley" Summers, 62, of Decatur, IL, passed away at 8:45 p.m. Saturday, August 8, 2015. Stanley was born March 3, 1953, in Decatur, IL, the son of Arthur Van and Lucille E. Summers.

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  • Thursday Aug 6 | via Breeze Courier 

    Jo Ann Swinger

    Jo Ann Swinger, 75, of Weldon, IL passed away at 5:58 a.m., August 4, 2015 at Decatur Memorial Hospital, Decatur, IL. Jo Ann was born June 18, 1940 in Hartsville, TN the daughter of Cordell and Elizabeth Huffins.

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  • Sunday Aug 2 | via WAND-TV Decatur 

    Sefton Memorial Drive Raises Funds and Stirs Memories

    DECATUR More than 38 tractors traveled the back roads for today's 2nd Annual Emmett Sefton Memorial Drive. Emmett passed away in 2013, but his influence in Central Illinois agriculture is one that is worth celebrating.

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  • Wednesday Jul 29 | via The Republic 

    Judith Ann Sout Wolbers Hannula, Decatur, Illinois

    Judith Ann Stout Wolbers Hannula, 71, of Decatur, Illinois, passed away at 7:15 p.m. Wednesday, July 29, 2015, at Hickory Point Christian Village. Funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. Monday, August 3, 2015, at Brintlinger and Earl Funeral Home, Decatur, Illinois, with visitation from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, August 2, 2015, at the funeral home.

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  • Jul 21, 2015 | via Worcester County Times 

    Longest serving Decatur principal dies at 96

    Longest serving Decatur principal dies at 96 Virginia Burbage Markham remembered for her dedication to education, the community Check out this story on delmarvanow.com: Virginia Burbage Markham, the longest serving principal at Stephen Decatur High School, died Friday, July 10, at the age of 96. She served as Decatur's principal from 1968-1987. Prior to that, she was a guidance counselor from 1959-1968 and an English teacher from 1956-1959.

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