Places

  • Champaign is also known as: Champaign-Urbana and Champaign County / Champaign city.

Facts

  • Champaign has been featured in films like: Leading Ladies (2010).

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Ryan E. Heppe (screenwriter and film producer), Mark Kirk (politician), Jeremy Leman (american football player), Seth Michael Donsky (screenwriter), Trenesha Biggers (wrestler and model), Ludacris (actor and rapper), and M. David Lee III (film director).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Daily Illini, CU Cityview, and Champaign News-Gazette.

  • Champaign is home to the following sports teams: Illinois Fighting Illini men's basketball, Illinois Fighting Illini men's tennis, and Illinois Fighting Illini women's basketball.

History

Champaign is also the home of Parkland College. As reported in the 2010 U. S. Census, the city was home to 81,055 people. Champaign is the 11th-most populous city in Illinois, and the fourth-most populous city in the state outside of the Chicago Metropolitan Area. Champaign was founded in 1855, when the Illinois Central Railroad laid its rail track two miles (3 km) west of downtown Urbana. Originally called "West Urbana", it was renamed Champaign when it acquired a city charter in 1860. Both the...

The official website for the city of Champaign is http://www.ci.champaign.il.us/.

There are currently 8 funeral home listings for the city of Champaign, Illinois. Looking for Champaign cemeteries?

Champaign Obituaries

It was reported by Centralia Sentinel on September 5th, 2015 that Claire Elizabeth Huck (Hammer) died in Champaign, Illinois.  Ms. Huck was 80 years old and was born in Detroit, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Claire Elizabeth's life.

It was disclosed by Peoria Journal Star on July 31st, 2015 that Corey Pope passed on in Champaign, Illinois.  Pope was 44 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Corey's life.

It was revealed by Arizona Republic on July 19th, 2015 that Robert G Shelby died in Chandler, Arizona.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Robert G's life.

It was noted by Beatrice Daily Sun on July 6th, 2015 that Chad E Eldridge died in Beatrice, Nebraska.  Eldridge was 40 years old and was born in Champaign, IL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Chad E's life.

It was disclosed by Orange County Register on July 2nd, 2015 that Betty Ruth Fisher passed on in San Diego, California.  Fisher was 95 years old and was born in Champaign, IL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Betty Ruth's life.

It was disclosed by Peoria Journal Star on February 6th, 2015 that Helen M Beers (Copeland) died in Champaign, Illinois.  Ms. Beers was 92 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Helen M's life.

It was written by Centralia Sentinel on January 20th, 2015 that Don Greer passed on in Champaign, Illinois.  Greer was 84 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Don's life.

It was revealed by Kalamazoo Gazette on December 2nd, 2014 that Philip Schubert passed on in Kalamazoo, Michigan.  Schubert was 85 years old and was born in Champaign, IL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Philip's life.

It was disclosed by Ocala Star Banner on November 10th, 2014 that Peggy Ann Stacy (Brooks) passed away in Florida.  Ms. Stacy was 73 years old and was born in Champaign, IL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Peggy Ann's life.

It was written on October 29th, 2014 that Stanley R Cato passed away in Champaign, Illinois.  Cato was 71 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Stanley R's life.

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Grandview Memorial Gardens
5423 21st Ave Ne
Champaign, WA 98185
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Hambrick & Miller Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Champaign, WA 98185
Heath & Vaughn Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Champaign, WA 98185
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Melker Bluitt Parker Mortuary
5423 21st Ave Ne
Champaign, WA 98185
Mittendorf Calvert Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Champaign, WA 98185
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Owens Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Champaign, WA 98185
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Roselawn Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Champaign, WA 98185
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Twin City Memorial Chapel
5423 21st Ave Ne
Champaign, WA 98185

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Illinois News at 4:30 a.m.
LIBRARY THEFTS, from URBANA: University of Illinois police say a raid on the apartment of two Champaign women has led to the recovery ... MISIDENTIFIED REMAINS, from LIBERTYVILLE: A Lake County funeral director says his funeral home recently sent two ...
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OBITUARY: W. Warren Spring
Warren attended Blackburn College and University of Illinois in Champaign. He was employed as a teacher of ... Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6, at Delehanty Funeral Home Ltd., 401 River Lane, Loves Park, with visitation from 1 p.m. to ...
http://www.journalstandard.com/obituaries/x1775209719/OBITUARY-W-Warren-Spring

William J. "Bill" Ziegler (1926-2010)
He graduated from the University of Illinois in Champaign after an honorable discharge ... Public visitation from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Geilenfeld Funeral Home, where there will be a 7 p.m. military service led by Oelwein American Legion Ross Reid Post 9 ...
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Bernard Schoenburg: Simon brand, creationism might have aided Quinn
Illinois has problems to rival any states ... given to him by Sheila Simon at her fathers funeral in Carbondale in 2003. But what about creationism? I think its just one of many issues that might have helped Quinn win over some teetering independents.
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