Visitation held for Illinois’ oldest man, dead at 112

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MAYWOOD, Ill. — Family and friends are mourning the loss of Wash Wesley.

He was 112 years old and the oldest man in Illinois.

Wesley passed away Nov. 14 after a short illness.

His visitation was underway Sunday night at Second Baptist Church in Maywood, Ill., where he was the oldest deacon.

His funeral is tomorrow.