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. 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/.

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Champaign Obituaries

It was noted by The Daily Herald on May 11th, 2016 that Bret Vogt died in Champaign, Illinois.  Vogt was 21 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Bret's life.

It was reported by The Daily Herald on May 5th, 2016 that Lee A Fabri passed on in Champaign, Illinois.  Fabri was 70 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Lee A's life.

It was reported by The Daily Herald on May 3rd, 2016 that James P Fanella passed on in Champaign, Illinois.  Fanella was 21 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor James P's life.

It was written on April 17th, 2016 that Sally Irene Pittelkow (Stein) perished in Champaign, Illinois.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Sally Irene's life.

It was noted by Peoria Journal Star on April 10th, 2016 that Julia Mabel French (Yeater) passed away in Champaign, Illinois.  Ms. French was 95 years old and was born in Beattyville, KY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Julia Mabel's life.

It was revealed by Register Guard on April 10th, 2016 that Ruth Daron Keele died in Eugene, Oregon.  Keele was 56 years old and was born in Champaign, IL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Ruth Daron's life.

It was disclosed on March 5th, 2016 that John Erwin Schweitzer passed on in Champaign, Illinois.  Schweitzer was 63 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor John Erwin's life.

It was noted by Arizona Republic on January 31st, 2016 that Michael Ervin Huls died in Arizona.  Huls was 56 years old and was born in Champaign, IL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Michael Ervin's life.

It was revealed on January 30th, 2016 that Lois Schweighart passed on in Champaign, Illinois.  Schweighart was 88 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Lois's life.

It was reported by Chicago Tribune on January 13th, 2016 that Carol Burger (Dombrowski) passed away in Champaign, Illinois.  Ms. Burger was 68 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Carol's life.

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Funeral Homes in Champaign

Heath & Vaughn Funeral Home

The Mattis Mansion has welcomed visitors since 1883 and is officially designated as a Champaign County Historical Landmark.The stately Mattis Mansion is now Heath and Vaughn Funeral Home, an independently-owned funeral home.

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Grandview Memorial Gardens
4112 W Bloomington Rd
Champaign, IL 61826
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Hambrick & Miller Funeral Home
1203 N Market St
Champaign, IL 61824
Heath & Vaughn Funeral Home
201 N Elm St
Champaign, IL 61820
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Melker Bluitt Parker Mortuary
704 N 4th St
Champaign, IL 61820
Mittendorf Calvert Funeral Home
611 E Pennsylvania Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
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Owens Funeral Home
101 N Elm St
Champaign, IL 61820
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Roselawn Cemetery
611 E Pennsylvania Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
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Twin City Memorial Chapel
110 W Vine St
Champaign, IL 61820

Champaign Funeral Home News

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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