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Bentley James Thurman

7/9/2017 - 10/10/2017

EAST PEORIA ~ Bentley James Thurman, three-month-old son of Timothy Paulsgrove, Jr. and Danielle Clelland of East Peoria, passed away at 2:29 p.m. Tuesday, October 10, 2017 in the emergency room at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

Bentley was born July 9, 2017 in Peoria.

He is survived by his parents; maternal grandfather, Brian Clelland of Peoria; paternal grandparents, David and Mary Thurman of East Peoria; great-grandmothers, Robin Hallberg of Milwaukee, WI, Karen Dunbar of Peoria and Connie Eggers of Lewistown and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

Bentley was a very loved and cared for little boy by all that knew him.

A gathering celebrating Bentley’s life will be at a later date. Cremation has been accorded by Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Creve Coeur.

Memorial contributions may be given to the donor’s choice.

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