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“We shared so much over the years of friendship. You are one of a kind. You will be deeply missed my friend. ”
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“Julia, I will miss getting to visit with you. You always gave me a smile with your stories, and made me chuckle at your 'gruff' exterior. Rest in...Read More ยป
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Julia A. Vacherlon, 77, of Chadwick, died on Wednesday, March 2, 2022, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. Julie was born on October 9, 1944, in Crete, IL, the daughter of James and Julia (Laue) Lancaster.

Survivors include three sons, Robert (Donna) Schauer of Mt Carroll IL, Robert (Angie) Lancaster of Union, MO, and Charles Lancaster of FL; one daughter, Leslie Watts of RI; two brothers, Sonny Lancaster of Acapulco, Mexico, and James Lancaster of FL; three sisters, Martha (Bill) Jenkins of FL, Rena (David) Little of IN, and Maryellen (Richard) Wydner of FL; and eight grandchildren.

Julie was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, George Vacherlon.

Cremation rites will be accorded. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.