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Ed Jelks, 1922–2021

01/17/2022 10:30 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Former Illinois State University archaeologist and IAS President Ed Jelks passed away on December 22 at the age of 99. His obituary appears in The Pantagraph.

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