Marion Dewayne Schrodt, 46, of 446 W. Locust St. Canton, IL passed away Friday, July 31, 2009 at 6:05 am at his residence. Born in Canton, IL July 4, 1963, the son of George and Beverly (Bohanan) Schrodt, he married Patty Myers. She survives along with his father and step-mother, George (Twila) Schrodt of Colchester; one daughter, Hannah Schrodt of Canton; one son, Otis (Kim) Schrodt of Afghanistan; three step-sons, Jonathon Myers of Cuba and Ricky and Adam Jump both of Canton; one granddaughter, Allison Schrodt; one step-grandson, Bryce; four half brothers, Boyd (Kathy) Bramer of Tennessee, IL, Brian Bramer of Vermont, IL, Tim (Gina) Schrodt of Canton, and Daniel (Susan) Schrodt of LaGrange, Ohio; and two half sisters, Becky Hart and Holly Burgess both of Canton. He was preceded in death by his mother. He was a self-employed contractor and was a member of the AMA. Services will be Tuesday, August 4th at 10:00 am at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home, Canton where visitation will be on Monday, August 3rd from 5 to 7 pm. Rev. David Utt will officiate. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery, Glasford. Memorials may be made to the family % Ipava State Bank.
Norman C. Harvey, 79, of 620 French Court, passed away at 11:09 a.m. Friday (July 31, 2009) at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
Born June 24, 1930, in Cherry Creek, NY, the son of Clive and Florella (Crumb) Harvey. He first married Roberta Lee Deane. He then married Phyllis M. (Morelli-Welker) on March 31, 1984 in Farmington.
Other survivors include four sons, Steven Harvey of Washington State, Mike Harvey of South Pekin, David Harvey of Tampa, Fl, and Eugene (Jan) Welker of Canton. Norman also has nine grandchildren, Eric and Joshua Harvey of Tampa, FL. Toni (Carl) Sofranko of Columbus, OH, Christa (Travis) Ledford of Raleigh, NC, Julianna Anderson of Canton, Kimberly (Stan) Markland of Canton, Christie (Casey) Little of Canton, Darrell Adams Jr. of Canton and Larry (Donna) Adams of Canton, He also has 20 great-grand children.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one daughter, Lisa Lee Harvey, and one great-granddaughter, Jessica L. Adams.
Norman was a United States Army veteran serving during the Korean Conflict and was stationed in Germany. He had worked for the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus traveling throughout the United States and Canada for several years. He is a member of the UAW Local 974 of East Peoria and had worked at Caterpillar Tractor Co. in East Peoria retiring with 30 years service in 1994 as a Quality Control Inspector. He had a passion of several hobbies including hunting, fishing, and camping. He was involved in building and maintaining Stock Cars thoroughly enjoying the sport. He enjoyed building and operating CB Radios. He also had built and flew several Radio Controlled airplanes and had been a past member of the Pekin RC Club in Pekin.
Norman was such a joy to be around, being well mannered, having a love of the outdoors, life itself, his family, and will be sorely missed by his family and all that knew him. God, you’ve received a true angel when you called Norman home.
Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home in Canton with Pastor David Utt officiating. Visitation will be 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Oak Ridge Cemetery in Farmington. Pallbearers are Jimmy Deane, Larry Adams, Darrell Adams Jr., David McCleery, Casey Little, and Brandon Adams.
The family will be receiving friends and relatives at the Eastside Nazarene Church at 325 N. 8th Ave, Canton immediately following the services
Memorials may be made the American Cancer Society or to a charity of the donor’s choice
Evelyn M. Gold, 96, formerly of Farmington, IL passed away Monday, July 27, 2009 at 2:40 pm at the Belwood Nursing Home, Peoria, IL. Born in Yates City, IL July 7, 1913, the daughter of Walter C. and Vada (Clark) Bliss, she married Donald E. Gold on December 26, 1933 in Galesburg, IL. He died June 28, 1977. Also preceding her in death were her parents, one brother and two sisters. Surviving are one son, Gene (Maryette) Gold of Bartonville; and one granddaughter, Lori Thurman. Evelyn was a baker at Hunts Drive-in in Peoria for several years. She then managed the café at the First National Bank in Peoria for several years. Graveside services will be Thursday, July 30th at 11:00 am at the Trivoli Cemetery, Trivoli, IL. Rev. David Swain will officiate. Anderson-Sedgwick Funeral Home, Farmington is in charge of arrangements. Memorials may be made to the Belwood Nursing Home, Peoria.
Robert “Bob” Duley, 59, of 1836 Bear School Rd Farmington, IL passed away Saturday, July 25, 2009 at 2:15 pm at his residence. Born in Peoria, IL August 12, 1949, the son of Donald and Rosemary (Stenger) Duley, he married Cindy Westerby on March 20, 1971 in Farmington. She survives. Also surviving are his father of Hanna City; one son, Craig (Tammy) Duley of Maquon; one daughter, Shannon Duley of Mapleton; one granddaughter, Gracie Jo Duley; four brothers, Steve (Sandie) Duley of Pulaski, WI, Ron Duley of Livermore, CA, Tom (Pat) Duley of Lexington, and Gary (Tammy) Duley of Hanna City; and one sister, Charlene (Chuck) McCollum of Peoria. He was preceded in death by his mother. He farmed in the area for over 40 years. He was a wonderful son, brother, husband, father, and grandfather who will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Cremation rites have been accorded. There will be a visitation Wednesday, July 29th from 5 to 7 pm at Anderson-Sedgwick Funeral Home, Farmington. Memorials may be made to Whitney’s Walk.
Katrina L. Schrodt, 27, of 760 W. Locust St. Canton, IL passed away Wednesday, July 22, 2009 at 10:00 am at Graham Hospital, Canton. She was born in Canton, September 9, 1981, the daughter of Timothy and Gina (Grisolano) Schrodt. Surviving are her parents of Canton; paternal grandparents, George and Twila Schrodt of Colchester; maternal grandparents, Arlene and Larry Cluney of Lewistown; paternal great grandmother, Eileen Madison of Chetek, WI; one sister, Katie Schrodt of Canton; and four nephews, Trevor, Blake, Timothy, and Chase Adams all of Canton. Preceding her in death were her maternal grandfather, Cecil Grisolano and her paternal grandmother, Alice Bowlin. Katrina was a 2002 Canton High School graduate. She was a member of the Eastside Church of the Nazarene, Canton. She died following a 10 month battle with cancer. She always had a smile on her face that lit up her beautiful blue eyes. Services will be Monday, July 27th at 11:00 am at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home, Canton where visitation will be on Sunday, July 26th from 5 to 8 pm. Rev. David Utt will officiate. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Canton. Memorials may be made to the family % Mid America National Bank of Canton.
Ethelyn Nebergall, 81, of 27648 N. Co 27 Highway, Canton, IL passed away Sunday, July 19, 2009 at 9:33 pm at Graham Hospital, Canton. Born in Peoria, IL, June 9, 1928, the daughter of Ulysses and Christine (Kubicek) Courtney, she married Homer Nebergall on May 25, 1947 in Canton. He died October 11, 2004. Surviving are three sons, Philip (Alicia) Nebergall of Farmington, Blake (Shirley) Nebergall of Elmwood, and Kent Nebergall of St. Charles; two daughters, Bethany (Ron) Wenger of Normal and Jill Ekland of Rockford; eight grandchildren, three great grandchildren; one brother, Vernon Courtney of Canton; and one sister, Lorraine Rosenberg of Glencoe. She was also preceded in death by her parents and one brother. Ethelyn was a member of the Glasford Baptist Church, serving the Lord in many ways all of her life. She quilted at White Chapel United Methodist Church for 32 years. She loved to travel, quilt, and read. Services will be Friday, July 24th at 11:00 am at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home, Canton where visitation will be on Thursday, July 23rd from 6 to 8 pm. Rev. Paul Cook will officiate. Burial will be in White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton.
Mamie Imogene Terry, 76, of Canton passed away Saturday, July 18, 2009 at 12:06 pm at Graham Hospital Emergency Room, Canton. Born in Peoria County, IL, December 22, 1932, the daughter of Elmer and Margaret (Daly) Vaughn, she married James E. Terry October 9, 1949 in Peoria. He survives along with three daughters, Sharon Barton of Rio, and Betty Hale and Shirley Davis both of Rock Island; eight grandchildren, seventeen great grandchildren; one brother, Walter Vaughn of Bellvue, one sister, Mildred Ennis of Brimfield; and other family members, Carey Barton of New Windsor and Bill Lutjens of Moline. She was preceded in death by her parents, one son, James E. Terry Jr; one daughter, Linda S Seams; one brother, and three sisters. She worked for the railroads as a cook and also as an aid in several nursing homes. She was baptized in the Methodist Church. Services will be Saturday, July 25th at 10:00 am at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home, Canton where visitation will be on Friday, July 24th from 6 to 8 pm. Rev. Roger Russell will be officiating. Burial will be in Combs Cemetery, Edwards, IL. Memorials may be made to the Donor’s choice.
Gene C. Anderson, 65, of 100 W Pearl St, Farmington, IL, passed away Friday July 17, 2009 at 12:54pm at his residence. He was born September 26, 1943 in Farmington to Weldon O. and Thelma (McCann) Anderson. He is survived by two sons, Gene Anderson Jr. and Christopher Anderson, both of Illinois and one daughter, Elizabeth Cooks of Utah, three brothers; David (Brenda) Anderson of Marquette Heights, Weldon Paul (Anna) Anderson of Paragouldy, AK and Roger (Ramona) Anderson of Pekin, three sisters; Ida (John) Record of Farmington, Sue (Joe) Garnett of North Pekin and Crystal Dietz of Nashville, TN, seven grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, an infant son, Michael Anderson and one brother, Blair Anderson. He worked at the Belwood Nursing Home as a custodian. He was a member of the Farmington Bible Church. There will be a funeral service Tuesday July 21 at 11:00am at the Anderson-Sedgwick Funeral Home, Farmington. Visitation will be one hour prior. Cremation rites will be accorded following the service. Burial of ashes will be at a later date. Memorials may be made to the family.
Boyd “Frank” Johnson, 48, of 970 W. Carter Fairview, IL passed away Thursday, July 16, 2009 at 11:22 am at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. Born in Canton, IL, August 27, 1960, the son of Everett Franklin and Rosemary (Nicholes) Johnson, he married Theresa M. Caughey February 22, 1999 in Lewistown. She survives. Also surviving are his mother of Yates City; one son, Skyler Ryan Johnson of Fairview; two step-sons, Douglas L. Johnson of Farmington and Colt Wilcoxen; one step-daughter, Brandy Sarton; one step-grandson, James Wilcoxen; two brothers, Shawn Johnson and Troy Johnson both of Farmington; and two sisters, Lorna (John) Long of Yates City and Tammi (Jeff) Lansford of Farmington.
He was preceded in death by his father. He was an operating engineer with the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 649 where he was a member since 1992. He was also a member of the Union Church of Rapatee and the Farmington Moose Lodge #1571. He was a US Army veteran. Cremation rites have been accorded. There will be a memorial service Sunday, July 19th at 5:00 pm at Anderson-Sedgwick Funeral Home, Farmington with an hour prior visitation. Rev. David Swain will be officiating. Burial will be at a later date. Memorials may be made to the Autism Foundation.
Betty J. Formhals, 84, of 1100 W. Locust St. Canton passed away Wednesday, July 15, 2009 at 12:10 pm at the Graham Hospital Extended Care Unit in Canton. She was born in Marshalltown, Iowa on April 18, 1925, the daughter of Edward and Dorothy (Simon) Bridgeman. Surviving are four sons, Roger (Sharon) Formhals of Youngstown, Ohio, Eldon Formhals of Del Rio, TN, David Formhals of Canton, and Dan Formhals of Dunfermline; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Preceding her in death were her parents; two brothers, Edward and Bob Bridgeman; and two sisters, Mary Snedeker and Ruth Bridgeman. Betty worked for Gale products in Galesburg for several years. She also worked for Bluebell Clothing in Bushnell and Creve Coeur Manufacturing of Bushnell for several years. She was an Avon representative in the Canton Area for over 25 years and was in the presidents club with Avon. She was a member of the East Side Church of the Nazarene and the Canton Women of the Moose. She was an avid bowler. Services will be Saturday, July 18th at 2:00 pm at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home, Canton where visitation will be on Friday, July 17th from 6 to 8 pm. Rev. David Utt will be officiating.
Burial will be in Wiley Cemetery, Ellisville. Memorials may be made to the Kidney Foundation.