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Wanda R. Dyson, 96, of Savoy passed away at 2:05 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at the Champaign-Urbana Regional Rehab Center in Savoy.Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30, at Renner-Wikoff Chapel, 1900 S. Philo Road, Urbana, with burial to follow at Glen Cemetery in Paxton. Visitation was from 10:30 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Woody Dale Eastham passed away on July 15, 2014, at home.He was born Jan. 8, 1939, to Lora and Woodrow Eastham in Jamestown, Ky. He was raised by his mother, Lora, and stepfather, Harry Brown.
Charles D. Johnson, 78, of Champaign passed away at 12:05 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, at his home.He was born on June 16, 1936, in Edwards County to Albert and Ona Ibbotson Johnson. He married Marilyn Orr in Mattoon on Feb. 1, 1959, and she survives.
Berdina Logan, 100, of Sidney passed away at 2:02 p.m. Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, in Monticello.Mrs. Logan was born Oct. 18, 1913, in Cumberland County, the first of six children born to Thomas Denison and Beulah May Roberts. They preceded her in death, as did three brothers, Shelby E. Roberts, Dowe Roberts and Waldo Roberts; and two sisters, Helena Maxine Ragon and Gayle Mary Tharp.
Elaine S. Patterson, 83, passed away Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.There will be no visitation. Interment was at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30, at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Pesotum. Family and friends are welcome to attend.
Winnie R. Wilson, a beloved special education teacher and administrator in the Champaign public school district, died on Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, at C-U Regional Rehab Center. She would have been 93 in November.Her late husband, James C. Wilson, was an All American college football player who was an assistant track coach at the University of Illinois at the time of his death.
Richard J. Zwilling, 91, of Olney died Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney.Mass of Christian Burial was at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Olney. The Rev. Father Ron Weber officiated. Burial was in St. Joseph Cemetery, Stringtown, following the service.