Wyatt Daniel DeJesus, 3, of Linton, passed away at 1:16 p.m. Monday at Carle Foundation Hospital in Champaign, Il.
He was born April 22, 2005 in Terre Haute to Rommel L DeJesus , of Champaign, Ill. and Heather L Grounds of Linton.
Other survivors include: a brother, Waylon Dudley of Linton; maternal grandparent, Nan West and Papaw Bob of Jasonville and Mark Grounds of Navarre, FL; paternal grandparents Constacia DeJesus of Philippines and Narciso DeJesus of Philippines; maternal great grandparents, Woody and Gertrude West of Linton, Kenny and Christy Kennett of Jasonville, Devonna and Paul Johnson of Midland, Sondra and Rick Dayhoff of Lyons, Beckie Grounds of Bloomington; maternal great-great grandparents, James Yeryar of Midland, Dorothy Kennett of Jasonville and Dorothy and Jim Grady of Jasonville; aunt, Mercy Oliphant, uncle, Uretz John Oliphant; cousins, Kathryn Oliphant, Michael Oliphant and Jonathan Oliphant; and many other aunts, uncles and cousins
He was preceded in death by maternal grandfather, Daniel Grounds; great-grandmother, Laura Yeryar; great- Grandfather, Lyle Kennett; great-grandmother, June West; great-great grandparents, Robert "Pop" and Winona Grounds; great-great grandfather, Robert Eccles; paternal great-hrandparents, Jamen and Filomena DeJesus.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Peavey Cemetery in Howesville with Pastor Mark Messmer officiating.
Arrangements are being handled by McClanahan-Lee Funeral Home in Jasonville.