Dorothy Ann Doubet

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Dorothy Ann Doubet

Dorothy Ann Doubet

Trivoli – Dorothy Ann Doubet, 75, of Trivoli, IL passed away Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 4:00 am at her residence.
She was born September 18, 1937, in Peoria, IL to John and Dorothy (Hofer) Kitlan. Dorothy married Gerald Doubet on September 30, 1961 in Peoria. He survives.
Also surviving are five children, Cynthia (Terry Jr.) Lucas of Trivoli, Garold ”Beau” (Karen) Doubet of London Mills, Valerie Doubet of Norwood, Amy (Joe) Ciota of Trivoli, and Scott (Meghan) Doubet of Maquon; eight grandchildren, Alisha, Jeremy, Shayna, Kevin, Jacob, Corey, Mallorey, and Dakota; two great grandchildren, Breanna and Ethan; and one sister, Nancy (Roland) Kerker of Metamora.
Preceding her in death were her parents and two sisters, Jackie and Jeanne.
She graduated from the Academy of Our Lady in Peoria.
Dorothy was a member of St. Matthew’s Catholic Church, Farmington; TOPS, and the Peoria County Home Extension. She enjoyed joining her classmates in the monthly Class of ’56 Luncheons.
She enjoyed spending time with her grandkids and taking care of her family.
Visitation will be Wednesday, June 26th from 4 to 6:45 pm at Anderson-Sedgwick Funeral Home, Farmington with recitation of the Rosary at 6:45 pm.
Services will be Thursday, June 27th at 11:00 am at the funeral home with Father Paul Stiene officiating.
Cremation rites will follow the services.
Memorials may be made to the Logan-Trivoli Fire Protection District.
To view Dorothy’s memorial DVD or submit online condolences, you may go to www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com

Linda Ann Duchardt

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Linda Ann Duchardt

Linda Ann Duchardt

Cuba – Linda Ann Duchardt, 68, of Wee-Ma-Tuk Hills, Cuba, IL passed away Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 9:30 am at Heartland Health Care Center, Canton, IL. She was born September 19, 1944, in Macomb, IL, to Wendell W. and June Eloise (Mullen) Williams. Linda married John Kelly Duchardt, Jr on December 23, 1966 in Canton. He survives.
Also surviving are two daughters, Gretchen G. (Mike) Petrunich of Brownsburg, IN and Megan L. (Aaron) Donnelli of Germantown Hills; five grandchildren, Sydney, Jacob, and Marisa Petrunich and Anna and Katie Donnelli; and one sister, Susan K. (Peter) Glickman of Anaheim, CA.
Linda graduated from Drury College with a degree in education. She taught in the Pekin, Canton, Cuba, and Mendota School Districts, and retired from the Farmington School District in 1999. Linda gave her fullest effort in educating her students. She taught kindergarten thru third grade, except while in Mendota, and enjoyed the second grade class best.
Linda was a lifelong member of the Wesley United Methodist Church in Canton.
She was also a member of the BZ Chapter of PEO and past board member of the Parlin Ingersoll Library.
Linda’s primary life was caring for Gretchen and Gretchen’s family, Megan and Megan’s family, Kelly, Linda’s mother, father, Linda’s aunts and uncles and Kelly’s family. Linda would come to the aid of anyone or any group in need.
Cremation rites have been accorded.
There will be a Celebration of Life on Saturday, June 29th from 1 to 4pm at Wesley United Methodist Church, Canton.
Memorials may be made to the Parlin Ingersoll Library.
Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home, Canton is in charge of arrangements.
To view Linda’s memorial DVD or submit online condolences, you may go to www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com

Lois Louise Oatman

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Lois Louise Oatman

Lois Louise Oatman

Canton – Lois Louise Oatman, 85, of GreenValley, formerly of Canton, passed away Monday, June 17, 2013 at 2:15 pm at Hallmark House Nursing Center, Pekin, IL.
She was born July 2, 1927 in rural Fulton County, the daughter of Roy A. and Lena H. (Rutledge) Nebergall. She was raised in the Canton area and worked at Camp Ellis. She married Gerald Oatman on May 23, 1948 in Canton. He preceded her in death on June 13, 2011.
They were blessed with three children that survive, Gerald Leon (Dee Massey) Oatman of Green Valley, Diana L. Kohrt of Rochester, MN and Rebecca “Becky” Jo (Kenneth) Marold of Glasford; five grandchildren, two great grandchildren and five step-great grandchildren. Also surviving are her sister, Wilma (Ralph) Shank of Lewistown; two sisters in law, and many many nieces and nephews.
Lois was preceded in death by an infant son, Randol Craig; daughter in law, Sheila Oatman; and her siblings, Paul, William, and Homer Nebergall and Mary Johnson.
After her children were school age, Lois worked at Tempo Store in Canton for many years. In later years she cleaned homes in the Canton area. She was an accomplished seamstress. She canned a lot of fruits and vegetables and loved to cook large family dinners. She was known for her baked beans with little pieces of bacon precisely placed on top. Lois loved houseplants and had the ability to put a leaf in a flower pot and make it grow.
Visitation will be Friday, June 21st from 6 to 8 pm at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home, Canton where services will take place on Saturday, June 22nd at 10:00 am.
Pastor Paul Cook will officiate.
Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Canton.
Lois previously attended Glasford Baptist church where memorials may be made.
To view Lois’ memorial DVD or submit online condolences, you may go to www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com

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Janet K. Huff Krohe

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Janet Krohe

Janet Krohe

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Janet K. Huff Krohe, 78, of 105 Middle Park Drive Canton passed away at 9:42 pm Friday, June 14, 2013 at her residence. She was born on December 4, 1934 in Pickneyville, IL. to Harold and Evelyn (Ritter) Patterson. Janet first married Frank Huff and later married Tom Krohe. Surviving is 2 sons; Pat Huff and John Huff both of Canton, 3 grandchildren; Kallie Huff Atti, Jesse Huff, and Kody Huff, brother Gene Patterson of San Diego, CA. and sister Glee Ann Schroeder of Albuquerque,NM., and friend Kristal Grady. She was preceded in death by her parents and brother Bill. Janet worked at Coleman Clinic as a bookkeeper and also at Fulton County Highway Department. She was of the Methodist faith and was the 1951 Canton Homecoming Queen. Janet loved to follow all the local sports. Services will be 6 pm Wednesday, June 19, at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home where visitation will be from 4-6 pm. The Rev. Rick Atchley will officiate. Cremation rites have been accorded. Burial of ashes will take place at a later date in White Chapel Memory Gardens in Canton. Memorials can be made to the Susan B. Komen Breast Cancer Research or local booster clubs. To view Janet’s DVD or make online condolences you can go to www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com

Evelyn “Judy” Williams

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Evelyn "Judy" Williams

Evelyn "Judy" Williams

Canton – Evelyn “Judy” Williams, 86, of Canton, IL passed away Friday, June 14, 2013 at 5:45 pm at Graham Hospital, Canton, IL
She was born September 12, 1926, in Dunfermline, IL to Donald and Evelyn (Snider) MacPhee. Judy married Carrol Williams on October 23, 1943 in Canton. He survives.
Also surviving are two daughters, Carol Sue (Alan) Welch of Lewistown and Sally (Paul) Sonneman of Jamestown, OH; four grandchildren, Eric (Christy) Welch, Jenny (Scott) McMahan, Christopher (Tiffany) Sonneman, and Matthew (Tracy) Sonneman; seven great grandchildren; and one sister, Kathryn Root of Canton.
Preceding her in death were her parents; one brother, and one sister.
Judy had worked as a telephone operator and retired from Canton Union School District, where she worked in the cafeteria.
She was a member of the First Christian Church in Fiatt and volunteered for various organizations.
Judy was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend. She traveled extensively with her husband, loved to cook and read, and loved her dog and companion, Abby.
She will be greatly missed by many.
Cremation rites have been accorded.
There will be a Graveside service on Friday, June 21, 2013 at 2:00 pm at White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton. Rev. Jim Menne will officiate.
Memorials may be made to the Fulton County Humane Society or Donor’s Choice.
Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home, Canton is in charge of arrangements
Online condolences may be sent to www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com

Marie (Dare) Moffitt

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Marie Moffitt

Marie Moffitt

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Marie (Dare) Moffitt, 58, of 21741 E. US 24 Hwy Lewistown, IL. passed away at 4:55 am, June 11, 2013 at her residence. She was born on April 27, 1955 in Canton to William Clyde and Rosie (Davidson) Dare. Marie married David Moffitt on December 1, 1995 in Fulton County. He survives along with 2 brothers; Charles (Terry) Dare and Danny (Helen) Dare both of Canton, 3 nephews; Jeremy (Debbie) Dare, Derek (Elizabeth) Dare, and Michael Moffitt, 2 nieces; Kaitlynn Moffitt, and Hallie Moffitt, 2 great nieces and 1 great nephew. Marie was preceded in death by her parents and a sister Linda. She worked as a housekeeper for many years and was a member of Assemble of God Church in Canton. Services will be 10 am Friday, June 14, at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home in Canton where visitation will be Thursday, June 13, from 5-7 pm. The Rev. Barbara Nelson will officiate. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery in Canton. Memorials can be made to Graham Hospital Hospice. To view Marie’s DVD or make on line condolence you can go to www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com

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Glen Roger Quin

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Glen Roger Quin

Glen Roger Quin

Farmington – Glen Roger Quin, 86, of Farmington, IL passed away Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 4:30 am at Farmington Country Manor.
He was born August 21, 1926 in rural Cramer, IL to Earl W. and Nellie (Rogers) Quin and married Dorothy Eileen Rapp on March 20, 1949 in San Jose, IL.
She preceded him in death on May 5, 2004.
Surviving are four children, Kent (Nancy) Quin of Waterloo, IA, Nancy (Jackson) Hilstad of Buffalo, WY, Mary (James) Harker of Belvidere, IL, and Carol (Brian) Parsons of Columbus, GA; eight grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and one brother, Keith Quin of Farmington.
His parents preceded him in death.
Glen was a lifelong farmer.
He was a member of the Farmington Presbyterian Church, a 50 year member of the Farmington Masonic Lodge #192 and 32nd degree Mason in the Peoria Consistory.
Glen was a lifetime member of the Illinois Farm Bureau and was a 4-H leader for 30 years.
He was a US Army Veteran serving in WWII.
Visitation will be Thursday, June 6th from 5 to 7 pm at Anderson-Sedgwick Funeral Home, Farmington, with Masonic Rites at 7:00 pm. Services will be at 11:00 am Friday, June 7th at the Farmington Presbyterian Church with a ½ hour prior visitation. Rev. Chris Deacon will officiate.
Burial will be in Oak Ridge Cemetery, Farmington.
Memorials may be made to his church.
To view Glen’s memorial DVD or submit online condolences, you may go to www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com

Ruth Ann Look

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Bartonville – Ruth Ann Look, 72, of Bartonville, IL passed away Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 1:15 am at her residence.
She was born September 12, 1940 in Peoria, IL to John and Louise (Stevens) Lane and married Donald Look on September 19, 1958 in Bartonville.
He survives along with three children, Jeff (Liz) Look of Kent, Washington, Carol Ann Look and Pekin and Rick (Janet) Look of Mapleton; three grandchildren; one brother, John (Pam) Lane of Bartonville, one sister, Mary Lou Frederick of Pekin, and several nieces and nephews.
Her parents preceded her in death.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Memorials may be made to the Bartonville Rescue Squad or American Lung Association.
Endsley-Sedgwick Funeral Home, Bartonville is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com

Charles Douglas Connor

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Charles Douglas Connor

Charles Douglas Connor

Peoria – Charles Douglas Connor, 92, of Peoria, IL passed away Monday, May 27, 2013 at 7:00 pm at Heritage Health Care, Chillicothe, IL.
He was born August 22, 1920 in Julesburg, CO to Charles and Mildred Nancy (Eckberg) Connor. He married Eleanor Irene Lasswell on May 17, 1941 in Palmyra, MO and she died February 23, 2004.
Also preceding him in death were his parents; his son, Charles Dean Connor; and his sister, Dorothy M. Jones.
Surviving are two daughters, Pamela (Raymond) Horton of Chillicothe and Joann Jones of Phoenix, AZ; four grandchildren; and eight great grandchildren.
Charles worked in the composing room at the Peoria Journal Star.
He was a member of Mossville United Methodist Church and was a USMC veteran, serving in WWII.
Visitation will be Monday, June 3rd from 9:45 to 10:45 am at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home, Canton followed by a graveside service at White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton at 11:00 am. Rev. Marc Brown will officiate.
Memorials may be made to Disabled American Veterans or the Mossville United Methodist Church.
Online condolences may be sent to www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com

Maxyne Doris Ferro

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Canton – Maxyne Doris Ferro, 90, of Canton, IL passed away Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 12:50 am at Prairie City Rehabilitation and Health Care Center, Prairie City, IL.
She was born March 5, 1923 in Shambaugh, Iowa to Fred and Millie (Miller) Payne. She first married Harlan Everett Barlow on June 19, 1945 in Canton and he died April 12, 1964. She then married Geno Ferro on July 31, 1969 and he died September 9, 1997. Also preceding her in death were her parents; two brothers, Sherman Payne of Springfield and Kenneth Payne of Dunfermline; and one sister, Pauline Strout of Canton.
Surviving are two daughters, Lynn Tracey of Ellisville and Cheryl Rogers of Spencer, IN; one son, Fred Barlow of Peoria; five grandchildren, Angie McLaughlin, Cliff Tracey, Tara Hudelson, Victor Tracey, and Brian Tracey; and twelve great-grandchildren.
She had worked at Newberry’s Dime Store in Canton and for Frank Ladda at Chic’s Tavern in Norris.
Maxyne was known by all to be a loving, caring, and generous mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend.
Visitation will be Saturday, June 1st from 12:30 to 1:20 pm at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home, Canton followed with a graveside service at 1:30 pm at White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton. Pastor Rick Weiss will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Leukemia Society.
Online condolences may be sent to www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com