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    William R. Hinkle

       William R. Hinkle, 92, of Maroa, IL passed away 1:25 P.M. Monday, August 3, 2015 at his family home in Maroa, IL.    Funeral services will be 11 AM Friday, August 7, 2015 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL with Pastor Nic Showalter officiating. Burial will follow at Maroa Cemetery, Maroa, IL. Friends may call from 9:30 – 11 AM Friday at the funeral home.    Memorials may be made to DMH Hospice or Maroa United Methodist Church.    William was born September 11, 1922 in Forsyth, IL the son of Orville and Ola (Gillen) Hinkle. He married Helen Ruth Atkins October 11, 1942 in Missouri. She passed away…

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    William G. Holley

       William G. Holley, 85 of Maroa, IL passed away June 27, 2015 at his home in Maroa, IL.    Memorial services will be 12 p.m. Noon Thursday, July 2, 2015 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL. Burial will follow at Maroa Cemetery, Maroa, IL with military honors. Friends may call from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Thursday at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL.    Memorials may be made to Land of Lincoln Honor Flights, 57 Country Place, Springfield, IL 62703.    Bill was born February 1, 1930 to Ancel and Lillie (Gentry) Holley in Decatur, IL. He married Barbara Masters May 29, 1976 in Decatur, IL.    His special…

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    Robert O. Daggett

       Robert O. Daggett 88 of Maroa, Illinois passed away 4:45 PM, May 27, 2015 at his family residence, Maroa, IL.    Services will be 11:30 AM, Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at the Maroa United Methodist Church with Pastor Nic Showalter officiating. Visitation will be 10:30 – 11:30 AM, Wednesday at the church. Cremation rites will follow the service. Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL is in charge of arrangements.    Memorials may be directed to the Land of Lincoln Honor Flight or the DMH Heart and Lung Institute or the Maroa United Methodist Church.    Robert “Bob” was born April 1, 1927 in Maroa, IL the son of Robert W.…

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    Jack Loren Agee

       Jack Loren Agee 69 of Maroa, Illinois passed away 6:05 PM April 9, 2015 at Decatur Memorial Hospital, Decatur, Il.   Services will be 11 A.M., Saturday, April 18, 2015 at the Maroa United Methodist Church, Maroa, Il. with Pastor Nic Showalter officiating. Burial will follow at the Maroa Cemetery, Maroa, Il. Visitation will be 10 -11 AM Saturday, April 18, 2015 at the Maroa United Methodist Church. Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, Il. is in charge of arrangements. Memorials may be directed to the Maroa United Methodist Church or American Cancer Society.    Jack was born April 13, 1945 in Clinton, Il., the son of Dale Loren and Regina…

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    Gwenievere E. Tozer

       Gwenievere E. Tozer 87 of Maroa, IL passed away 4:50 PM January 26, 2015 at Decatur Memorial Hospital, Decatur, IL.    Funeral services will be 10 AM, Friday, January 30, 2015 at the Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL with Pastor Bruce Jacobs officiating. Burial will follow at Texas Township Cemetery, Clinton, IL. Visitation will be 5 – 7 PM Thursday, January 29, 2015 at the Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL. Memorials may be directed to Decatur Humane Society c/o Irene Peters.    Gwenievere was born March 2, 1927 in Lane, IL the daughter of Lyle M. and M. Rebecca (Miller) Hartsock. She married Richard W. Tozer October 25, 1946…

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    Gary L. Setzer

    Gary L. Setzer, 61, of Maroa, IL passed away at 9:14 A.M. January 6, 2014 at Dr. John Warner Hospital, Clinton, IL. Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL assisted the family with cremation rites. Gary was born November 16, 1953 in Evanston, IL the son of Edward and Jean (Pflueger) Setzer. View Full Notice → Gary L. Setzer

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    Margaret (Fombelle) Dial

      Margaret (Fombelle) Dial, 77 of Maroa, IL passed away 11:13 A.M. December 1, 2014 at her family home in Maroa, IL. Funeral services will be 10 A.M. Friday, December 5, 2014 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL with DMH Hospice Chaplain Jan Dial officiating. Burial will follow at Maroa Cemetery, Maroa, IL. Friends may call from 5 – 7 P.M. Thursday, December 4, 2014 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL.   Memorials may be made to the Maroa Christian Church.   Margaret was born April 15, 1937 in Dyer, KY the daughter of Jackson Lloyd and Bessie (Butler) Butler.   She married Robert L. Fombelle in 1957. Later she married…

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    Michael Edward Quick

         Michael Edward Quick, 67 of Maroa, IL passed away 7:30 A.M. November 24, 2014 at Manor Court, Clinton, IL.      No services are planned at this time. Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL assisted the family with cremation rites.      Michael was born December 1, 1946 in Halls, TN the son of Edward W. and Imogene (Watts) Quick.      Survivors include his children: James Quick, APO, AE, Alexander Quick, Portage, IN, Nicholas E. Quick, Portage, IN, Daniel M. Fleck, Portland, OR, Michael L. Quick, Decatur, IL; siblings: Brenda Stephens, Dennis Quick and Sandra Wardingly. View Full Notice → Michael Edward Quick

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    Janet Elizabeth Kinder

       Janet Elizabeth Kinder, 62 of Maroa, IL passed 3:35 P.M. November 20, 2014 at her family home in Maroa, IL.    Memorial services are planned for a later date. Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL assisted the family with cremation rites.    Memorials may be made to the Maroa Christian Church Clothing Room.    Janet was born April 24, 1952 in Clinton, IL the daughter of Virgil and Eloise (Haines) Kinder.    Survivors include her children Rodney Kinder, Bloomington, IL and Kristen Hines, Mt. Zion, IL; siblings: Mary (Richard) Burk, Wapella, IL, Pam Miller, Noble, IL. Also 3 grandchildren survive.    She was preceded in death by her parents, brother:…

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    Pamela Jean (Peterson) Hoffman

         Pamela Jean (Peterson) Hoffman, 60, of Maroa, IL passed away at 3:45 AM, Friday, October 31, 2014 at Decatur Memorial Hospital, Decatur, IL.      There will be no funeral services.  Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL assisted the family with cremation rites.  Memorials may be directed to the Decatur Pulmonary Rehab.      Pamela was born on July 5, 1954 in Rockford, IL the daughter of Sigurd and Nancy (Fairclough) Peterson.  She married Steven E. Hoffman on August 31, 1974 in Decatur, IL.      Survivors include her husband, Steven E. Hoffman, Maroa, IL; parents, Sigurd (Nancy) Peterson, Rockford, IL; children, Michael Allen (Joanna) Hoffman and Lisa Ann Hoffman, both of Maroa,…

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    Connie L. Wattles

         Connie L. Wattles, 60 of Maroa, IL passed away 3:30 A.M. October 30, 2014 at McKinley Court, Decatur, IL.      A gathering of family and friends will be 10 A.M. Thursday, November 6, 2014 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL. Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL assisted the family with cremation rites.      Memorials may be made to a Food Pantry of the donor’s choice.      Connie was born September 3, 1954 in Peoria, IL the daughter of Larry Livingston and Jerry Doyle. She married Roger Wattles September 25, 1984 in Decatur, IL.      Survivors include her father: Larry Livingston, Decatur, IL; husband: Roger Wattles, Maroa, IL; daughter: Jessica Wattles,…

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    Herbert E. “Pete” Marsh

         Herbert E. “Pete” Marsh, 90 of Maroa, IL passed away 12:10 A.M. October 20, 2014 at Manor Court, Clinton, IL.      Funeral services will be 10 A.M. Thursday, October 23, 2014 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL with Pastor Steve DeVore officiating. Burial will follow at Maroa Cemetery, Maroa, IL. Friends may call from 6 – 8 P.M. Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL.      Memorials may be made to the Herbert E. Marsh memorial fund.      Herbert was born November 23, 1923 in Maroa, IL the son of Charles Herbert and Janie Mae (Stogsdill) Marsh. He married Doris E. Hill September 7, 1944 in…

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    Dorothy F. Himes

    Dorothy F. Himes, 87 of Decatur, IL formerly of Maroa, IL passed away at 1:05 A.M. August 14, 2014 at McKinley Court Nursing Home, Decatur, IL Private family graveside services will be Saturday, August 16, 2014 at Maroa Cemetery, Maroa, IL with Jeff Brunsman officiating. There is no visitation, Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL is in charge of arrangements. Dorothy was born October 26, 1926 in Knox County, TN the daughter of Grover Cleveland and Lillie Alice (Loveday) Mashburn. She married Nelson C. Himes Nov. 20, 1949 in Maroa, IL. Surviving are her daughters: Nancy Covey, Decatur, IL and Jo-Jo Carman, Naples, FL; grandchildren: Jason Wiegard, Christa Garcia, Laura Wiegard…

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    Jerry Orval Kuykendall

         Jerry Orval Kuykendall, 80, of Maroa, Illinois, died Sunday, July 27, 2014, at Lincoln Rehabilitation Center in Decatur.      Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, August 1, 2014, at the Maroa United Methodist Church with the Rev. Nic Showalter, officiating. Family will meet with friends at the church from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 31. Burial will be in Maroa Township Cemetery following the services. Memorials may be given to Maroa-Forsyth High School FFA, Maroa United Methodist Church, or St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.      Jerry was born on February 12, 1934, in White County, Illinois, near Grayville, the son of Charles Elbert and Nellie John Robinson Kuykendall. After graduating from Grayville High School in 1952, Jerry attended the University…

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    Emily Jane Braden

         Emily Jane Braden, 29, of Maroa died 6:03 p.m. Friday (July 4, 2014) in OSF St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria.Services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday in Maranatha Assembly of God with pastor Doug Lowery officiating. Visitation will be 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday and 8:30 to 10 a.m. Wednesday in the church. Burial: Maroa Cemetery. Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, is in charge of arrangements. Memorials: Cystic Fibrosis, Maranatha Assembly of God or Stand for Grace.      Emily was born Dec. 28, 1984, in Decatur, the daughter of Robert Edwin and Vera Pasisinic Braden. She was a graduate of Richland Community College and was attending the University of Illinois, studying…

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    Arthur J. Canning

         Arthur J. Canning, 74, of Maroa, IL passed away at 4:31 PM, July 2, 2014 at his family residence in Maroa, IL.       Funeral services will be at 11 AM, Monday, July 7, 2014 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL with Pastor Nic Showalter officiating.  Burial will follow in Graceland Cemetery, Decatur, IL.  Visitation will be from 3 – 5 PM, Sunday, July 6, 2014 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL.      Memorials may be directed to the Chris Canning Scholarship Foundation.      Arthur was born on January 1, 1940 in Moline, IL the son of Arthur Joseph and Mildred Jean (Hamersmith) Canning, Sr.  He married Melissa J. Tipton.…

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    Helen Ruth Hinkle

    Helen Ruth Hinkle, 92 of Maroa, IL passed away 12:10 A.M. June 17, 2014 at Fair Haven Christian Home, Decatur, IL. Funeral services will be 11 A.M. Saturday, June 21, 2014 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL with Pastor Nic Showalter officiating. Burial will follow at Maroa Cemetery, Maroa, IL. Friends may call form 10-11 A.M. Saturday at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL. Memorials may be directed to the Alzheimer’s Foundation or the Maroa United Methodist Church. Helen was born January 12, 1922 in Maroa, IL the daughter of Fred Nathan and Nelly Grace (Frizzell) Atkins. She married William R. Hinkle October 11, 1942 in Missouri. Survivors include her husband:…

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    Ina May Fugate

                   Ina May Fugate, 100 of Maroa, IL passed away 9:10 P.M. June 1, 2014 at Manor Court, Clinton, IL.                 Funeral services will be 1 P.M. Thursday, June 5, 2014 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL with Jim Dann Officiating. Burial will follow at Weldon Cemetery, Weldon, IL. Friends may call from 11 A.M. – 1 P.M. Thursday at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL.                 Memorials may be made to Homeward Bound Animal Rescue, Decatur, IL.                 Ina was born January 29, 1914 in Bible Grove, IL the daughter of Harry and Lilly May (Gibson) Wattles. She married John Fugate and he passed away May 6, 1980.                 Survivors include…

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    Mary C. Miller

         Mary C. Miller, 93, of Maroa, IL, passed away peacefully at her daughter and son-in-law’s home in DeWitt County at 5:08 p.m. Monday, May 19, 2014.  She was born at home in Maroa, IL on May 12, 1921, the daughter of Carter Harold and Etoile (Deacon) Wilkey.  With the exception of two years she lived her entire life in Maroa.  She married Marvin S. Miller Nov. 24, 1940 in her parent’s home in a double wedding ceremony.      She is survived by her son Edwin H. (Cheryl) Miller, Maroa; daughter Mary Lynnette Miller-Ishmael and son-in-law Jerry Ishmael, Clinton; and youngest son James M. (Cathy) Miller, Argenta.  Her brother Carter…

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    Patricia “Patti” Lynn Marlatt

         Patricia “Patti” Lynn Marlatt, 55, of Maroa, IL passed away at 6:50 AM, April 20, 2014 at her family home in Maroa, IL after a short battle with pancreatic cancer.  Her family was at her side.    Funeral services will be 11 AM, Friday, April 25 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL with Pastor Richard Ratts officiating.  Interment will follow in Maroa Cemetery, Maroa, IL.  Visitation will be from 5 – 7 PM, Thursday, April 24, 2014 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL.  Memorials may be directed to the Patti Marlatt Memorial Fund.      Patti was born July 15, 1958 in Decatur, IL, the second daughter of Charles and Genevieve…

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    Bill Brown

                    Bill Brown, 79 of Maroa, IL passed away 3:20 A.M. April 201, 2014 at Decatur Memorial Hospital, Decatur, IL.                 Funeral services will be 10 A.M. Thursday, April 24, 2014 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL with Pastor Nic Showalter officiating. Burial will follow at Maroa Cemetery, Maroa, IL. Friends may call from 5 – 7 P.M. Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL. Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice.                 Bill was born May 28, 1934 in Sims, IL the son of William and Bernest (Marshel) Brown. He married Sue Harris October 5, 1957 in Aniston, AL. She passed away December 14, 2013.…

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    Elston Edward Mitchell

    Elston Edward Mitchell, 94 of Bloomington, IL passed away 1:20 P.M. March 12, 2014 at Heritage Healthcare, Normal, IL.                 Private graveside services will be at Maroa Cemetery, Maroa, IL. Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL in charge of arrangements. Memorials may be made to the Illinois State University Baseball Program.                Elston was born July 23, 1919 in Casey, IL the son of Joseph and Nealy (Perisho) Mitchell. He married Clarice Jean Brock October 1, 1940 in Fairfield, IL. She passed away June 17, 2001.                 Survivors include his children: Elston E. (Joan) Mitchell, Bloomington, IL and Roger (Diane) Mitchell, Bloomington, IL; 4 grandchildren: Todd (Christine) Mitchell, Bloomington, IL; Kimberly…

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    Ellen Marie Sinkosky

                Ellen Marie Sinkosky, 79 of Maroa, IL passed away 12:55 A.M. November 26, 2013 at Hickory Point Christian Village, Forsyth, IL.             Funeral services will be 10 A.M. Saturday, November 30, 2013 at Maroa United Methodist Church, Maroa, IL with Pastor Nic Showalter officiating. Burial will follow at Maroa Cemetery, Maroa, IL. Friends may call from 5:30 – 7:30 P.M. Friday, November 29, 2013 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL. Memorials may be made to the Maroa United Methodist Church.             Ellen was born December 14, 1933 in rural Maroa, IL the daughter of Woodrow and Helen (Day) Agee. She married William Stanley Sinkosky January 16, 1953 in Argenta,…

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    Margie Lois (Dowd) Withers

                 Margie Lois (Dowd) Withers, 91 of Maroa, IL passed away 11:30 A.M. August 22, 2013 at Manor Court, Clinton, IL.             Funeral services will be 11:00 A.M. Monday, August 26, 2013 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL with Rev. C. Don Ferrill officiating. Burial will follow at Maroa Cemetery, Maroa, IL. Friends may call from 10-11 A.M. Monday at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL. Memorials may be made to the Weldon United Methodist Church.             Mrs. Withers was born November 18, 1921 in Lebanon, IL the daughter of George P. and Bessie (Ohl) Dowd. She married Edwin D. “Doc” Withers December 14, 1963 in Clinton, IL. He passed away…

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    Ivan Wesley Porter

         Ivan Wesley Porter, 82, of Maroa died 10:19 a.m. Sunday (Aug. 11, 2013) in Decatur Memorial Hospital.      Friends may visit the family form 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday in the Fireplace, Maroa. Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, is in charge of arrangements. Memorials: Decatur Veterans Administration Outpatient Clinic. Ivan was born Nov. 20, 1930, in Lovington, the son of Lowell C. and Lenora E. Watson Porter. He was a Korean War Air Force veteran and retired from Mueller Co. He farmed and enjoyed going to auctions. He was a member of Maroa Christian Church. He married Norma R. Koshinski on April 30, 1955, in Decatur.      Surviving are his wife; children, Debra…

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    Burneeta V. “Berne” Williams

    Burneeta V. “Berne” Williams, 54 of Whitefish Bay, WI passed away peacefully at her with her husband, George, by her side on April 28, 2013.             Graveside services will be 2 P.M. Saturday, May 4, 2013 at Maroa Cemetery, Maroa, IL with Rev. C. Don Ferrill officiating. Visitation will be from 1-2 P.M. Saturday at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or Alverno College.             She is survived by her husband George A. Williams of 30 some years; sisters: Vera, Connie (Doug) and Jeanie and brother: John; six nieces and nephews as well as other family members and many friends.             Berne…

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    Ronald Stanley Runyen

      Ronald Stanley Runyen, 64, of Maroa IL, passed away at 11:28 AM Saturday, March 23, 2013 at his family home in Maroa, IL.  Funeral services will be 10 AM Thursday, March 28, 2013 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL with Ron Rector officiating.  Burial will be in Maroa Cemetery, Maroa, IL.  Visitation will be from 5:00 -7:00 PM, Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL.  Memorials may be made to the Ronald Runyen Memorial Fund.   Ronald was born on October 11, 1948 in Decatur, IL, the son of Elmer S. “Fat” and Betty Ellen (Vantries) Runyen.  He married Joyce Marie Good on October 20, 1967…

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    Lynn Douglas Gardner

      Lynn Douglas Gardner, 58, of Decatur, IL passed away 3:15 P.M. February 3, 2013 at St. Mary’s Hospital, Decatur, IL.   Private graveside services will be Thursday 7, 2013 at the Maroa Cemetery, Maroa, IL with Rev. Dr. Connie Green officiating and military honors following. A private visitation will be held at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL. Memorials may be made to Lynn Gardner Memorial Fund.   Lynn was born March 15, 1954 in Decatur, IL the son of Mariaon F. and Dorothy M. (Riley) Gardner. He married Paula Richardson and later married Jane Eldridge.   Survivors include his parents: Marion F. and Dorothy M. Gardner, Decatur, IL; children: Tina…