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Dawson & Wikoff Funeral Home was founded in 1890 on the belief of, "serving others as we ourselves would want to be served."

Since it's inception, Dawson & Wikoff has been a full service funeral home serving all churches, religions, and cemeteries. Our funeral directors and staff have over 100 years of experience providing a service to meet the needs of all the families that come into one of our five locations.

Our first responsibility is meeting the needs of the families we serve. We pledge to provide the highest quality of care and service, with the finest facilities and products, all at a fair price. We believe that the families' satisfaction determines our future.

Dawson & Wikoff

Mark Shepherd

Mark A Shepherd

10/20/53 - 10/01/15

Mark Allen Shepherd, 61, of Decatur passed away on Thursday (Oct. 1, 2015) Memorial Medical Center, Springfield, IL. ... View full obituary

Lexie Cook

Lexie ( Cook

10/31/32 - 09/30/15

Lexie (Myers) Cook, 82, of Moweaqua passed away on Wednesday (Sept. 30, 2015) at St. Mary’s Hospital, Decatur. ... View full obituary

Esther Wilking

Esther I Wilking

12/06/28 - 09/30/15

Esther I. Wilking 86, of Decatur, IL passed away at 8:18 a.m., Wednesday, September 30, 2015, in St. Mary’s Hospital, ... View full obituary

Theresa Hobson Larimer

Theresa J Hobson Larimer

07/05/30 - 09/27/15

Theresa “Joan” Hobson Larimer, 85, of Decatur, formerly of Blue Mound and Paris, entered into eternal rest Sept. 27, 2015. ... View full obituary

Gary Sebens

Gary L Sebens

10/03/40 - 09/27/15

Gary Lee Sebens 74, of Mt. Zion, IL passed away Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 7:00 a.m., in his residence. ... View full obituary

Donald Eddings

Donald E Eddings

08/04/42 - 09/22/15

Donald E. Eddings, 73, of Decatur, IL passed away at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at Decatur Memorial ... View full obituary

Carter Jackson

Carter W Jackson

08/01/15 - 09/22/15

Carter William Jackson, 7 weeks old, went to be with Jesus on Tuesday, September 22, 2015 in his residence. A ... View full obituary

Richard Strocher

Richard E Strocher

09/18/29 - 09/22/15

Richard E. “Dick” Strocher, 86, of Decatur, IL passed away at 8:40 p.m. on Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at Eastview ... View full obituary


William "Bill" Bachstein

05/02/28 - 09/19/15

William “Bill” Bachstein, 87, of Decatur passed away on Saturday (Sept. 19, 2015) in his residence. A service to celebrate ... View full obituary


William "Bill" C Chaney

04/11/35 - 09/18/15

William “Bill” C. Chaney, 80, of Decatur passed away on Friday (Sept 18, 2015) at his home surrounded by his ... View full obituary

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