Places

  • Decatur is also known as: Macon County / Decatur city.

Facts

  • Decatur has been featured in films like: The Informant! (2009).

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Alison Krauss (musician and singer), Chad Gray (singer and musician), John Doe (actor and musician), Luke Harangody (basketball player), Adam Bouska (photographer), Brian Snitker (coach), and Brit Miller (american football player).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Prairie Shopper, Herald & Review, and Decatur Tribune.

History

Prior to the 2010 census,Decatur was the sixth-most populous city in Illinois, but is no longer listed in the top ten cities outside of the Chicago Metropolitan Area. Decatur is a classic Midwest USA small city situated with homes and park areas facing Lake Decatur, and with many historic brick buildings downtown. This city is home of private Millikin University and public Richland Community College. Decatur is a college town with treelined streets and vast industrial and agricultural processing production and is located in the Interior Plains of North America. The corporate headquarters of international agricultural conglomerate Archer Daniels Midland is located in Decatur, and on Jan. 11 2012 the company announced layoffs of 1100. ...

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

There are currently 9 funeral home listings for the city of Decatur, Illinois. Looking for Decatur cemeteries?

Decatur Obituaries

It was noted by The News Tribune on April 22nd, 2016 that Barbara Anne Gronewold (Painter) passed on in Tacoma, Washington.  Ms. Gronewold was 83 years old and was born in Decatur, IL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Barbara Anne's life.

It was revealed by Lincoln Courier on April 21st, 2016 that Harriet G Taylor (Graham) passed on in Decatur, Illinois.  Ms. Taylor was 95 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Harriet G's life.

It was noted by Lincoln Courier on March 29th, 2016 that Victor M Buth passed on in Decatur, Illinois.  Buth was 93 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Victor M's life.

It was revealed by The Daily Herald on March 18th, 2016 that Cornelia E Kahila (Trappe) passed on in Decatur, Illinois.  Ms. Kahila was 93 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Cornelia E's life.

It was disclosed by Lincoln Courier on March 18th, 2016 that Mary Ruth Ater (Ballard) perished in Decatur, Illinois.  Ms. Ater was 70 years old and was born in Columbus, OH.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Mary Ruth's life.

It was reported by Monterey Herald on March 9th, 2016 that Richard Frank Dr Sebok passed on in Carmel, California.  Sebok was 77 years old and was born in Decatur, IL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Richard Frank Dr's life.

It was reported by Chicago Tribune on March 2nd, 2016 that Sara Vana (Olmstead) perished in Decatur, Illinois.  Ms. Vana was 78 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Sara's life.

It was written by Lincoln Courier on March 2nd, 2016 that Robert L "Bob" Romer perished in Decatur, Illinois.  Romer was 79 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Robert L "Bob"'s life.

It was noted by The Pantagraph on February 28th, 2016 that Barbara Whtaker passed away in Decatur, Illinois.  Whtaker was 83 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Barbara's life.

It was written by Des Moines Register on February 27th, 2016 that Robert G Nereim perished in Iowa.  Nereim was 71 years old and was born in Decatur, IL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Robert G's life.

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Brintlinger & Earl Funeral Homes
2827 N Oakland Ave
Decatur, IL 62526
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Dawson & Wikoff Funeral Home
515 W Wood St
Decatur, IL 62522
Dawson Winkoff Colonial Chapel
4020 N Water St
Decatur, IL 62526
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Graceland-Fairlawn Funeral Home & Cemetery
2091 N Oakland Ave
Decatur, IL 62526
Graceland-Fairlawn Funeral Home & Cemetery
2091 N Oakland Ave
Decatur, IL 62526
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Impressive Affordable Funerals
225 N 22nd St
Decatur, IL 62521
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Moran & Goebel Funeral Home
2801 N Monroe St
Decatur, IL 62526
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Tanzyus-Logan Funeral Svc Incorporated
3085 N Kandy Ln
Decatur, IL 62526
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Walker Funeral Service
566 N Water St
Decatur, IL 62523

Decatur Funeral Home News

Nora J. Forcum Graham, 87
Mrs. Graham was born in Decatur, IL to the late Archie and Irene Jones Forcum ... constant companion and pet cat Priscilla. Funeral services will be at 2 PM, Wednesday, November 3 at the chapel of Little-Ward Funeral Home with Rev. Kevin Burgess officiating.
http://www.accessnorthga.com/access/obituaries.php?m=detail&id=39401

Billy William Blackburn, 79
The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 7, at Kirlin-Egan & Butler Funeral Home, Springfield ... Clement Blackburn of Decatur; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents; an infant son; sisters, Opal ...
http://thejournal-news.net/articles/2010/11/05/obituaries/25obit.txt

Scott T. Powers, 45
ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral services were held privately earlier this week ... Nov 4, 2010 Joan E. Carter Repetto, 79 DECATUR, Ga. Mrs. Joan E. Carter Repetto, 79, of Decatur, Ga., (formerly of Salem), died Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010. Nov 4, 2010 June Marie ...
http://www.salemnews.com/archive/x104127809/Scott-T-Powers-45

OBITUARY: Kelly O. McGuire
of Decatur and Roger D. McGuire of Harrisburg ... Memorials are suggested to the Southern Illinois Hospice in care of Stendeback Family Funeral Home in Enfield. On-line condolences may be left at Kittinger-fairfuneralhome.com
http://www.carmitimes.com/obituaries/x2115299339/OBITUARY-Kelly-McGuire

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