Mrs. Esther Beck DeHater, 51, Burbank, Calif., formerly of Mahomet, IL, died Saturday (Feb. 28, 1970) at Burbank,Calif. Funeral services will be Tuesday (Mar. 3, 1970) at Burbank, Calif. Mrs. Dehater was born March 31, 1918 near Mahomet,IL a daughter of Henry G. Beck and Emma A. Borowski Beck. Survivors include her husband, George, and a son, Pat, at home. Also surviving are five sisters; Mrs. Elsie Ingold, Paxton,IL; Mrs. Emma Godzesky, Mrs. Lena Dowling and Mrs. Dorothy Hemrich, all of Champaign,IL; and Mrs. Marie Hinds, Westlake Village,Calif. Mrs. DeHater was preceded in death by her parents, and three brothers, Oscar, Otto and Arthur Beck and one sister Minnie Chapman. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday for Esther DeHater who died Saturday (Feb. 28, 1970) in a local hospital at the age of 51. A resident of Burbank,CA for 25 years, Mrs. DeHater made her home at 524 N. Myers. She is survived by her husband, George; one son, Patrick, both of Burbank,CA; and five sisters. Mrs. Elsie Ingold of Paxton,Ill., Mrs. Marie Hinds of CA, Mrs. Emma Godzesky, Mrs. Lena Dowling, and Mrs. Dorothy Hemrich, all of Champaign, Ill. [News-Gazette Champaign,IL, 2 Mar 1970; Sub. by Pat Maley-Curtis]
CHAMPAIGN - Francis J. "Bud" Deters, 79, of 204 S. Van Doren St. C, died at 1:44 a.m. Saturday (Oct. 16, 1999) at Carle Foundation Hospital. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Cross Church, Champaign. The Rev. Monsigner Albert Hallin will officiate. Burial will be in Mount Hope Mausoleum. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Owens Funeral Home, 101 N. Elm St. C.
Mr. Deters was born June 29, 1920, at Sigel, a son of Herman and Bernadine Deters. He married Rita Anderson on Jan. 27, 1951. She survives. Also surviving are three sons, Patrick Deters of Mahomet, Bill Deters of Champaign and Brian Deters of Monticello; a daughter, Nancy Meyer of Sadorus; 10 grandchildren; and two brothers, Ally Deters of Effingham and Victor Deters of Teutopolis. He was preceded in death by four brothers and four sisters.
Mr. Deters was in the Holy Cross Choir, Sierra Club, Knights of Columbus Twin City Council 899 and Plumbers and Pipe Fitters Local 149. He served in the Navy during World War II in the Pacific. He worked for the University of Illinois from 1949 to 1977. [unknown newspaper, - 16 Oct 1999]
Matthias Lane Dunlap, died on his farm, Champaign County, Ill., about February 14, 1875, aged 60½.
[He was listed in the 1843 Chicago City Directory] Contributed by K. Torp
George W. Ewalt
At Champaign, Nov. 22, of apoplexy, George W. Ewalt, aged 63 years, formerly of Whitefield. [Henry Republican, December 3, 1874 - Sub. by Nancy Piper]
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