Cornelius "Dean" Vance

Nov 17, 1942 - Jun 07, 2022

Cornelius "Dean" Vance

November 17, 1942 - June 07, 2022


Cornelius "Dean" Vance
Farmington-Cornelius "Dean" Vance, 79, passed away on Tuesday, June 7, 2022, in Canton.
He was born on November 17, 1942, in Peoria, IL, to Cornelius and Mary (Hedrick) Vance.
Surviving are his children, Sherry (Gary) Evans, Doug Vance, and Chelsey (Jacob) Minder; one brother, Dennis (Pam) Vance; one sister, Claudia Galbreath; and three grandchildren, Ellaina, Colton, Clayton and one-on-the-way.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Tammy Sue Vance; and one sister, Mary Anne Meehan.
Dean was a retired Teamster from Local #627. He served in the U.S Air Force and was a member of the Masonic Lodge and the Farmington Moose.
A visitation will be held on Saturday, June 11, 2022, at Oaks-Hines Funeral Home in Elmwood from 10:00 a.m. until noon. There will be no funeral service. A meal will be served immediately following at the Farmington Moose. Cremation rites will follow the visitation.
To view Dean's video tribute or to leave online condolences, please visit

Oaks-Hines Funeral Home and Crematory in Elmwood is in charge of arrangements.


Sat, Jun 11, 2022 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Oaks-Hines Funeral Home - Elmwood

702 West Main Street
Elmwood, Illinois 61529

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