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  • Bob Reid, influential journalism professor at Illinois, dies at age 64

    Robert D. Reid, a recently retired professor of journalism at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, suffered a heart attack and died early today at his home in Champaign. He was 64.

     

  • Chemist Kenneth L. Rinehart dies at 76

    CHAMPAIGN -Kenneth L. Rinehart, a chemistry professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign who was internationally known for his research on organic compounds involved in biological activity, died Monday at his Urbana home after a long illness. He was 76.

  • David L. Swanson, associate provost at Illinois, dies at age 60

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - David L. Swanson, the associate provost at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, died early today of a heart attack at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana. He was 60.

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    Betty Jo Brown ... Richard A. Collier ... Elaine Burris “Granny” Cornwell ... Leland “Lee” E. Eversole ... Richard A. Garves ... Mary Margaret Graham ... George E. Gravely ... Beverly Ann Greger ... Cheryl O. Hedrick ... George “Bullet” Russell ... Ronald Eugene Schaede ... Russell E. Winterbottom

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    Paulette J. (Kaminski) Graziano … David H. Offner … Loren W. Wardlow … and Memorial Service: Elizabeth Kelly-Fry

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    Nancy Abelmann … James E. Barden Sr. … Dr. Sol Barnett … Diana Jane Fillenwarth Ganley … Lois J. Seibold … Dominic O. Skaperdas and Memorial services: Verlin B. “Andy” Anderson … Martha Rae Swartz Barbee … Alfred “Bud” Cler

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    Charlotte Jane (Honn) Brownfield ... Mary L. Giles ... Margaret McLaren Jensen ... Martin L. Maehr ... Robert J. Nelson ... Dorothy Ann (Sturdivant) Schoeps

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    John R. Dahl … Malcolm Gale Davis … Beverly D. Rodriguez

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    Cody A. Breitenfeldt ... Hazel C. Cacioppo ... David M. Grothe ... Luther H. Holmes ... David F. Mulliken ... Dan White

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    Sorab Pirozshah Mistry

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    Robert C. Corum ... Charles M. Draper ... Norma Bartholomew Kent 

     

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     Ernest Dawn

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    Lawrence Bouton

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    Douglas Einar Applequist … Beth E. Morrison Carbonneau … Albert Ehmen … Joan L. Mitchell … Jared Cleveland Risken

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    Robert J. Carr ... Linda Kay Jenkins ... Brenda Ann Le’Noir ... John O. Marxmiller ... Adlon Dohme Jorgensen Rector ... Paul Stone ... Patricia Ruth Gueritey Weston 

     

     

     

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    Allan Paul

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     Marilyn E. Adleman … Daniel Bowers Kennedy … Jeff D. Kindhart … Theo “Bow” Oliver

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    Peter James Garlick ... Sheldon Ward Williams

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    John W. Andresen … Gerald Brighton … Artha L. Chamberlain … Margaret Ann Harsacky … Martin Donald Ignazito … Plessa Edward Mast … Frederick A. Rodgers … Joseph T. Verdeyen; and Memorial service for Frances Jo Freeman Crawford.

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    Frederic Kris Lehman

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    Frances “Francie” Bridges ... Richard Charles Meyer ... John Thomas Pfeffer ... John Thompson

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    William Leno Anderson ... Gaylord Frederick ... Zoltan Ujhelyi

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    Larry Dornhoff ... Willie T. Summerville

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    Vivian Gladis Reid ... Thomas Dale “Tim” Roberts ... Russell E. Winterbottom

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    Frederic Magill Jenkins … Reiner "Tom" Zuidema
    Memorial Services: Bonnie B. Armbruster … Thomas S. Elliott … Frances M. Johnson.

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    Hillel V. Gauchman … John R. Shumard … Andrew “Tippy” Young Jr. III

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    Louis Vincent DiBello ... Paul Stanley Hursey ... Jane Knop ... Eugene (Gene) Andrew Schum

     

     

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    Catherine “Katie” Ruth (Hedrick) Dorsey ... William C. Widenor

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    Robert L. Sprague

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    Werner Baer … Andrew Bendel … Paul Wayne Dollins … Jerry D. "Squirrel" Exum, … Betty June (Brooks) Smith Golladay … Bill Hawn … Donna Mae Menacher

    Memorial services: Paul Clifton Jr. and Gail Scherba 

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    Jules Rodger DeHaven Sr. ... Becky Frances Duffield ... Harriet McKean Fields ... Frederick Clyde Ford ... Iva Fern Galyath ... Anna-Irmgard Haken ... Thomas George Kovacs ... James Robert “Bob” Lodge ... Lyle Curtis “Papaw” Smith ... Stuart F. Yoos Jr. 

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    Margaret R. Henry … Clarence Lee "Pete" Phillips … Daniel Keith Slack

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    Frank Carter ... Julie Ann Elliott ... Willard Thouston Garrison ... Ralph L. “Bud” Lieb ... Lottie Russell ... Nancy “Jan” Scott ... Melvyn Skvarla

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    Kimbra Lisa Burris … Gerald L. Fuoss … Danuta Maria Gorecka… Fred Monroe Gottheil … JoAnne Porter … M. Mobin Shorish

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    Clifton G. Bergeron … Sally Kemp Dawson Buford … Carl S. Coad … Melbourne David "Pete" Eveland … William Hall Christie Maxwell … Burr Nelson … Audrey Louise (Handley) Trees

    Memorial Service: Kathryn Avery Cobb Burtness 

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    Betty Ann Nelson … Roger A. Sommer … Jane Terry … Pauline Elizabeth Thrasher

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    Bryan D. Stewart ... Vivian Ilene (Ohl) Alsip ... Mary Alyce (Carpenter) Pearson ... Delwyn (Del) Lynn Harnisch

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    Kenneth J. Frantz ... David Ledbetter Nanney ... Joyce F. Norris ... Jessica Giannerini-Thomas ... Marjorie Lou Castle ... Roy J. Charles ... Norman D. Busboom ... Walter W. "Buddy" Holt ... Robert J. Silver ... Bryan D. Stewart

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    Harry R. Wetenkamp

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    Annie (Anne) Council Daley

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    Nolan McNeely ... Jean Colee "Jeanie" Mullen ... Kathryn Jean Glasper ... Mary Matilda (Brownfield) Ebert ... Junetta Blythe Gillespie ... Jerome B. Kaufman

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    David Russell Opperman ... Paul Everett Parker ... Sharon Holt

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    Donald Eugene Ebeling ... E. Wayne Martin ... Jeremiah David Sullivan

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    Audrey Hodgins ... Louise Van Buskirk Milroy ... William Gaines