Rortvedt Funeral Home
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Phyllis Georgette Seibert, 78, of Danville, passed away peacefully Thursday, September 6, 2018.
Born June 8, 1940, she was the daughter of Harold and Hazel (Fuller) Seibert.
An attendee of Danville High School, she married Frank Edenburn in...
George Cody Gumm, 36, of Georgetown, passed this life on Sept. 1, 2018. He was born Oct. 29, 1981, to George and Nancy (Gasior) Gumm. Cody is survived by his parents; sister, Jillian Gumm (Mike Boyle); brother, Jake Gumm; paternal grandmother,...
Betty Lucille Priest, 75, formerly of Georgetown, Ill., passed away August 27, 2018, at GardenView Manor nursing home.
Betty was born in Vermillion County, Indiana, on July 8, 1943, the daughter of James Phillip Priest and Sarah Martha...
Loretta Mae "Sis" Sandlin, 59, of Danville, went to be with the Lord on Monday, August 20, 2018, at her home.
Sis was born April 24, 1959, in Danville to Wayne and Janice (Shanks) Sandlin. She attended Danville schools and graduated from Danville...
Norma "Jean" Day Meeker peacefully passed this life Friday, April 13, 2018.
Jean was born Aug. 25, 1927, in Danville. Her parents were the late William and Ruth Bennett Day. She is survived by her younger sister, Patricia (the late John) Lacey...
Martin Mullen, 59, of Westville Ill., passed away June 29, 2018, at home surrounded by his loving family.
Marty was born March 8, 1959, in East Towas, Mich. He was the son of Harold Mullen and Elizabeth Sandlin.
He married Shirley Priest June...
Glen Edward Meeker, 69, left this earth on Friday, June 15, 2018, after a long, hard battle with declining health.
He was born Arnold Mann Rogers, Jr. in Chicago and was adopted as a baby and welcomed into a loving home by Edward and Thelma...
James "Critter" Ritter passed away May 21, 2018, at home after a lengthy illness.
He was born June 19, 1959, to Jim and Wilma Ritter in Williamsport, Ind.
He is survived by his wife, Maggie; mother, Wilma Gholson of Hoopeston; brother, Jeff...
William R. Collins Sr., 86, of Danville, passed away Sunday May 20, 2018.
Bill and wife Velma spent winters in Florida.
Per his wishes he was cremated. There will be no services. Rortvedt Funeral Services & Crematory in Tilton is assisting the...
Mark Allen Harper passed away at 11:54 a.m. Monday, April 23, 2018, at OSF Sacred Heart Medical Center, Danville, Ill., at the age of 65.
His remains will be cremated, and a memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 5, at Central...
Janice Lynn Johnson, 66, of Kingman, Ind., went to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ at 1:10 p.m. April 21, 2018. She passed away at home with her husband and daughters by her side.
Janice was born July 5, 1951, in Danville, Ill., to...
Susan Jean Hathaway Glynn, 62, passed away in the comfort of her family at the home of her special niece on Monday, April 9, 2018.
Sue was born August 19, 1955, to Robert E. Lee Hathaway and Betty Ruth (Hearrington) Hathaway. Both of her parents...
Connie Gallagher-Green, 70, of Tilton, passed away peacefully in her home Sunday, April 8, 2018, after a short battle with cancer.
Connie was born in Danville in 1947 to Francis "Muggs" Cottrell and Marjorie (Stewart) Cottrell.
She is survived...
Martha E. Nelson, 86, of Danville passed away Sunday, March 25, 2018.
She was born March 22, 1932, in Danville to John W. and Gertrude (Jacks) Pichon.
On April 14, 1951, she was married to Alvin (Pete) Nelson Sr. Pete passed away January 27,...
Karen L. Peterson, 78, of Tilton, passed away at 1:07 p.m. Friday, March 2, 2018, at OSF Heart of Mary Medical Center in Urbana.
She was born August 20, 1939, in Danville to Austin and Mildred (Culp) Kimball.
She married Tom Tyler July 2, 1960,...
Helen (Dolores) Connelly, 93, of Danville, Ill., passed from this life on Feb. 2, 2018, at OSF Sacred Heart, Danville.
She was born Nov. 10, 1924, in Georgetown, Ill., daughter of William R. and Kathryn (Rowland) Holmes.
She was preceded in...
Norman Burton, 70, of Tilton, passed away at 11:40 a.m. Sunday, January 21, 2018, at
Presence United Samaritans Medical Center.
Norman was born January 4, 1948, in Somerset, Ky., the son of Linville and Zelma (Tarter) Burton.
He married his...
Frederick Erwin Wheeler, 66, of Danville, passed away at PUSMC Emergency room, January 15, 2018, with Joy by his side.
He was born in Pittsfield, Mass., on June 26, 1951, the son of Frederick and Louise Gavin Wheeler. He was known as Sonny to...
Donna Louise Moulton passed from this life on November 10, 2017, at Pleasant Meadows Senior Living in Chrisman, Ill., after losing her courageous battle with cancer.
Donna was born December 10, 1952, in Danville Ill. She was preceded in death by...
Daniel "Danny Joe" Cook was born May 13, 1959, in Danville, Ill., the son of the late Russell H. Cook and Barbara J. (Lee) Cook.
He was married to Elizabeth J. Borgwald on December 16, 1995. She survives and will miss him dearly.
Daniel also is...
Daniel E. Williams, 78, of Danville passed away at 7:12 p.m. Monday, September 25, 2017, at North Logan Health Care with all of his family present.
He was born August 19, 1939, to Medford and Alice Williams.
He married Linda Lyman April 5,...
Joshua A. Draper, 27, of Danville, passed away at 4:20 p.m. Sunday, September 24, 2017, at Presence Covenant Medical Center in Urbana.
He was born June 28, 1990, in Urbana to Randy and Norma (Watson) Draper.
He is survived by his mother, Norma...
Chad Alan Ray Lanham, 38, of Georgetown, passed away at 2:50 p.m. Wednesday September 20, 2017.
Chad was born February 26, 1979, to Steven (Wynne) Lanham and Debra (Eric) Sawyer. They survive.
He also is survived by a stepsister, Alyssa Sawyer;...
E. Kathleen Jones, 82, of Danville, passed away at 2:17 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017 at Gardenview Manor Nursing home in Tilton. She was born May 9, 1935, in Danville, to Thomas and Jennie (Newman) Grayson.
She married Donald Jones Dec. 6, 1968,...
Maria Rebelo Hays, 40, of Danville, passed away at 2:41 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, at Carle Hospital in Urbana.
She was born July 15, 1977, in Murtosa, Portugal, to Julio and Cacilda Rebelo, where she lived until they immigrated to the U.S. when...