---- — CHARLESTON — William F. Buckellew, 85 of Charleston, Ill., died Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, in Charleston.
Memorial Services will begin at 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18, at Wesley United Methodist Church in Charleston. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the memorial service.
Memorials can be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children or to Wesley United Methodist Church and may be mailed to Adams Funeral Chapel, 2330 Shawnee Dr., Charleston, IL 61920.
Bill was born on June 10, 1928, in Georgetown, Ill., a son of the late Franklin and Verla (Haworth) Buckellew.
He is survived by his wife, Lois, of Charleston; three sons; six grandchildren; and a brother, Dean Buckellew.
Bill’s memorial website is available at www.adamsfuneralchapel.com where a complete obituary appears and condolences may be sent to the family by clicking on obituaries.