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  • Lois Moran
    Friday, November 17, 2017 4:01 PM

    CORTLAND–Lois Moran, 89, Cortland, formerly of Galena, died peacefully on Nov. 3, 2017, at Big Meadows Nursing Home in Savanna, from complication due to Alzheimer’s.

    Cremation rites were accorded and interment with family, will be held at a later date.

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  • Friday, November 17, 2017 3:33 PM

    ELIZABETH–Eddie G. Ansell, 63, of Elizabeth, formally of Morris, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, after a lengthy battle with cancer.

    A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 25, at the Law-Jones Funeral Home in Elizabeth. A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. at Evergreen Cemetery in Morris.

    Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 24, at Law-Jones Funeral Home in Elizabeth.

    Friends and family are invited to share in Ed’s life at lawjonesfuneralhome.com.

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  • LaVerne A. Morhardt
    Thursday, November 16, 2017 11:01 AM

    STOCKTON–LaVerne A. Morhardt, 63, of Stockton, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, at home.

    The funeral service will be held Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 at the Unitarian Universalists Church in Stockton at 1 p.m. There will be a visitation before the service beginning at 11 a.m. Interment will take place at Ladies Union Cemetery at a later date.

    Condolences may be shared atwww.hermannfuneralhome.com. A memorial fund has been established.

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  • Ruth “Ruthie” Shuey
    Thursday, November 16, 2017 10:52 AM

    GALENA–Ruth “Ruthie” A. Shuey, 74, of Galena, passed away after a brief illness, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, at Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, Iowa.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena, with Bishop John Manz and Reverend David Reese officiating. Friends may call after 9:30 a.m. at the church until time of Mass. Burial will be held at a later date. Cremation rites will follow the mass. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena is assisting the family.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Elizabeth “Betty” Enright
    Tuesday, November 14, 2017 9:46 AM

    SCALES MOUND–Elizabeth “Betty” Enright, 88, of Scales Mound, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017 at the Elizabeth Nursing Home in Elizabeth.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Scales Mound, with Fr. David Reese officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

    Visitation will be from 9-11 a.m. on Friday at Holy Trinity Church. The Miller & Steinke Funeral Home of Scales Mound is serving the family.

    Online condolences may be left for the family at millerfhed.com.

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  • Steven “Steve” Langas
    Monday, November 13, 2017 1:43 PM

    GALENA–Stephen “Steve” Langas, 81, of Galena, was chosen to meet with God on Monday, Nov. 13, 2017.

    Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, at the United Methodist Church, Galena. Friends may gather after 10 a.m. until time of services. Friends may also call from 3-7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 17, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Cremation rites will be accorded following the visitation on Friday. Burial will be held at a later date.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Mae L. Hoster
    Monday, November 06, 2017 3:21 PM

    STOCKTON–Mae L. Hoster, 94, of Stockton, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, surrounded by her loving family at her home.

    A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 11, at the First United Methodist Church, Elizabeth. Burial will take place in Woodbine Cemetery. Visitation will take place from 4-7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 10, at Law-Jones Funeral Home, Elizabeth.

    A memorial fund has been established in Mae’s memory.

    Online condolences may be left for the family at lawjonesfuneralhome.com.

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  • Mary S. Leinen
    Monday, November 06, 2017 3:19 PM

    GALENA–Mary S. Leinen, 75, of Galena, died Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, at home with her children at her side.

    A funeral Mass will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, Nov. 10, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Galena, where friends may gather after 11:30 a.m. until time of mass. Burial will be held at a later date in Holy Cross Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wis.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to St. Michael’s/St. Mary’s Churches in Galena, and Hospice of Dubuque. Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Terry James Parsons
    Friday, November 03, 2017 3:03 PM

    GALENA–Terry James Parsons, 80, longtime resident of Galena, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017.

    A private family service and burial is planned.

    In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in his name be made to Bethany Rehabilitation and Health Care Center, 3298 Resource Parkway, DeKalb, IL 60115.

    Cards and notes may be sent to the family, in care of Olson Funeral and Cremation Services, Quiram Chapel, 1245 Somonauk St., Sycamore, IL 60178.

    To share a memory or leave a condolence visit olsonfh.com.

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  • Robert John “R.J.” Shanley
    Monday, October 30, 2017 4:38 PM

    GALENA–Robert John “R.J.” Shanley, 21, of Galena, was granted his angel wings on Oct. 28th, 2017 passing away peacefully in his sleep.

    Friends may gather from 4-7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Burial will be at a later date. Cremation rites have been accorded.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Louise “Billie” Larson
    Monday, October 30, 2017 3:24 PM

    GALENA–Louise M. “Billie” Larson, 98, of Galena, died Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017, at home with her son at her side.

    A service of worship commemorating Billie’s life will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 8, at the Westminster Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. Stacy Cavanaugh officiating. A private burial has already taken place at Greenwood Cemetery.

    Arrangements by Miller and Steinke Galena Chapels.

    Online condolences may be left at galenachapels.com.

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  • Ila Jean Selleck
    Thursday, October 19, 2017 1:30 PM

    DODGEVILLE, Wis.–Ila Jean Selleck, 81, of Dodgeville, Wis., entered eternal rest on Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, at Agrace HospiceCare in Fitchburg, Wis.

    Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017 at the Dodgeville United Methodist Church with Pastor Jim Droste officiating. A luncheon will then be served at the church followed by burial in the West Wiota Cemetery near South Wayne. Friends may call at the church on Saturday after 9:30 a.m.

    Memorials to the Dodgeville United Methodist Church would be greatly appreciated.

    The Lulloff-Peterson-Houck Funeral Home, Dodgeville, is serving the family.

    Online condolences may be made at houckfuneralhomes.com.

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  • Monday, October 16, 2017 2:37 PM
    HANOVER–Robert “Bob” Lee Locke Jr., 54, Hanover, passed away Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at the Good Samaritan Society in Mt. Carroll.
  • Monday, October 16, 2017 2:36 PM
    ELIZABETH–Harold J. Miller, 87, of Elizabeth, passed away Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, at Big Meadows Nursing Home in Savanna.
  • Monday, October 16, 2017 2:35 PM

    GALENA–Louise “Billie” Larson, 98, of Galena, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017 at home, with her loving son at her side.

    A private burial will take place at Greenwood Cemetery, Galena, with a memorial service at Westminster church at a later date and time.

    Online condolences may be left at galenachapels.com.

  • Anabel Mason
    Monday, October 16, 2017 2:33 PM

    PORT WASHINGTON, Wis.–Anabel Sue Richardson Schoff Mason, 81, of Port Washington, Wis., passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s Disease.

    A celebration of her life will be held at Westminster United Presbyterian Church with a visitation at 10 a.m., followed by a service at 11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 21. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery immediately following the funeral service.

    Memorials appreciated to the Alzheimer Association or Girl Scouts of the United State of America.

    Miller and Steinke Galena Chapel, Galena, is assisting the family.

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  • Joseph Unfried
    Thursday, October 12, 2017 3:32 PM

    HANOVER–Joseph Eugene Unfried, 77, of Hanover, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017 at FHN Hospital, Freeport.

    A Funeral Mass will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Hanover. Burial will take place in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Elizabeth, with a luncheon to follow. Visitation will be held 5-8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 16, 2017, at Law-Jones Funeral Home, Hanover with a Rosary Service at 4:30 p.m. A second visitation will also be held at 10 a.m. prior to the Mass at the church. Full Military Rites will be accorded.

    A memorial fund has been established for the family. Friends are invited to share in Joe’s life at lawjonesfuneralhome.com.

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  • Kenneth Schablowsky
    Thursday, October 12, 2017 11:32 AM

    GALENA–Kenneth Basil Schablowsky, 89, of Galena, passed away with strength and dignity in the ICU unit of Mercy Hospital on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017.

    Funeral mass will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, Oct. 16, 2017 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Galena. Friends may call from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena where the scripture wake service will begin at 1 p.m. Burial will be in the church cemetery where military honors will be accorded graveside by Galena VFW Post 2665 and American Legion Post 193.

    Memorial donations can be made in Ken’s name to the Galena Education Foundation, c/o Galena Unit School District Office, 1206 N. Franklin Street, Galena, IL 61036, a Humane Society, or other charity of your choice.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Norma Jean Gilmour Westbrook
    Tuesday, October 10, 2017 11:51 AM

    MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C.–Norma Jean Gilmour Westbrook, passed away Oct. 6, 2017, at her home in Mt. Pleasant, SC of heart failure.

    To honor Norma’s wishes, services will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to PBS at pbs.org, South Carolina Public Broadcasting at scetv.org, or East Cooper Meals on Wheels at ecmow.org.

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  • Joyce Ruth Lawlor
    Thursday, October 05, 2017 1:48 PM

    McGREGOR, Iowa–Joyce Ruth Lawlor, 89, McGregor, Iowa, passed away peacefully Sept. 3, 2017.

    There will be a Mass and Christian Burial at 11 a.m., Friday, Oct. 13 at St. Mary’s Parish, McGregor, followed by a celebration of life from 12:30-2:30 at Backwoods Bar and Grill. Friends may call one hour prior to the service on Friday at the courtyard of the church.

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  • Marvin M. Krug
    Wednesday, October 04, 2017 10:29 AM

    ELIZABETH–Marvin M. Krug, age 92, of Elizabeth, passed away Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017, at home.

    Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 9, 2017, at Trinity Lutheran Church, Derinda. Burial will take place in Derinda Trinity Lutheran Cemetery.

    A memorial fund has been established in Marvin’s memory.

    Family and friends are invited to share in Marvin’s life at lawjonesfuneralhome.com.

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  • Joan M. Hermann
    Tuesday, October 03, 2017 3:38 PM

    GALENA–Joan M. Hermann, 89, of Galena, passed away after a lengthy illness on Monday, Oct. 2, 2017 at Grand Meadows, Asbury, Iowa.

    In keeping with her wishes there will be no public services. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Galena. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena is assisting the family.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Tuesday, October 03, 2017 3:35 PM

    GALENA–James W. Winter, 83, of Galena, passed away Monday morning, Oct. 2, 2017 at home.

    Graveside services will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, October 5, 2017 at Greenwood Cemetery in Galena, with Rev. Stacy Cavanaugh officiating.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Hospice of Dubuque and Westminster Presbyterian Church of Galena or the Galena EMTs.

    The Miller Funeral Home of East Dubuque is serving the family.

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  • Tuesday, October 03, 2017 10:42 AM

    CHICAGO–Wayne Robertson, 81, of Chicago, passed away Sept. 13, 2017.

    Cremation rites have been accorded.

    Online condolences may be left at galenachapels.com.

  • Gerald “Jerry” Imbus
    Monday, October 02, 2017 1:50 PM

    MENOMINEE–Gerald G. “Jerry” Imbus, 80, of Menominee, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017, at Unity Point-Finley Hospital, Dubuque, Iowa.

    Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Thursday at the Miller Funeral Home in East Dubuque, where the parish scripture service will be held at 3:45 p.m. on Thursday. Visitation will also be held from 9:30–10:15 a.m. on Friday at the Church.

    Online condolences may be left for the family at millerfhed.com.

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  • Monday, October 02, 2017 1:49 PM

    GALENA–Sally Krauss Bischel, formerly of Evanston and Galena, passed away on Sept. 27, 2017, at age 75.

    Funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m., Friday, Oct. 6, at the Schapville Zion Presbyterian Church.

    In lieu of flowers, Sally requested that donations be made to the Schapville Zion Presbyterian Church, 1006 E. Schapville Road, Elizabeth, IL 61028, or the Sonshine Center, 1012 E. Schapville Road, Elizabeth.

    Arrangements are being handled by the Hoffmann-Schneider and Kitchen Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Dubuque.

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  • Edith Annella Dayton
    Monday, October 02, 2017 1:43 PM

    GALENA–Edith Annella (Norman) Dayton, 97, of Galena, passed away surrounded by her loved ones on Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, at the Galena-Stauss Senior Care Community in Galena.

    Services will be at 10:00 am Tuesday, October 3rd at Crossroads Community Church, 900 Galena Square Drive, in Galena, with Pastor Bill Longmore officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Monday, October 2nd at Crossroads Community Church.

    Memorials may be given to Crossroads Community Church of Galena.

    The Miller Funeral Home of East Dubuque is serving the family.

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  • Grace M. Fields
    Monday, September 25, 2017 3:14 PM

    SHULLSBURG, Wis.–Grace M. Fields, 86, of Shullsburg, Wis., passed away Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, at Pleasant View Nursing Home in Monroe, Wis.

    A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, Sept. 29, at 11 a.m. at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church, 344 N. Judgement St., Shullsburg, with the Rev. Sudhakar Devarapu officiating. Burial will be in St. Matthew’s Cemetery.

    A visitation will be held Thursday, Sept. 28, from 4-8 p.m. at Erickson Funeral Home, 235 N. Judgement Street, Shullsburg, where a rosary will be held at 3:30 p.m. A visitation will also be held Thursday from 10-10:45 a.m. at the church.

    Online condolences may be expressed to the family at ericksonfuneralhome.com.

    For those who prefer, a memorial fund has been established in Grace’s name.

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  • Monday, September 25, 2017 3:11 PM

    ROCKFORD–Michael Conway Wiedel, 74, of Rockford, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017.

    A private family service will be held on a later date.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials can be given in Michael’s honor to: The Michael J. Fox Foundation, P.O. Box 5014, Hagerstown, MD 21741-5014, www.michaeljfox.org.

    Funeral arrangements by Fitzgerald Funeral Home and Crematory, 1860 S. Mulford Road, Rockford, IL, 61108.

    Share condolences online at fitzgeraldfh.com.

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  • Frances ”Dimples” Skaggs
    Monday, September 25, 2017 3:02 PM

    GALENA–Frances (Dimples) Skaggs, 89, of Galena, passed away peacefully Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, at home with her family by her side.

    A memorial service was held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena, on Sept. 21, with a funeral service and burial at Grant Hill Cemetery.

    Miller and Steinke Galena Chapels were in charge of arrangements.

    Online condolences may be left at galenachapels.com.

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  • Francis ”Frank” McCann
    Monday, September 25, 2017 3:00 PM

    ELIZABETH–Francis “Frank” McCann, 86, of Elizabeth, passed away Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, at Mercy Medical Center in Dubuque, Iowa.

    A funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 27, at the Church of St. Mary Catholic in Elizabeth. Burial will take place in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Elizabeth.

    Visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. prior to the mass at the church.

    Friends and family are invited to share in Francis’ life at lawjonesfuneralhome.com.

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  • Donald C. "Don" Hasken
    Friday, September 22, 2017 2:00 PM

    DUBUQUE, Iowa–Donald C. "Don" Hasken, 85, of Dubuque, formerly of East Dubuque, IL, passed away Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017 at home surrounded by his family.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017 at St. Mary's Church in East Dubuque where military honors will be accorded by members of the Dubuque Marine Corp. League.

    Visitation will be from 3-8 p.m. on Monday at the Miller Funeral Home in East Dubuque, where complete arrangements are pending.

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  • Ruth Emma Casper
    Thursday, September 21, 2017 10:34 AM

    TUCSON, Ariz.–Ruth Emma (Ehrler) Casper, 95, Tucson, Ariz., passed peacefully on Sept. 17, 2017, in Tucson. Her passing was unexpected.

    There will be a private family service.

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  • Orville H. Streicher
    Tuesday, September 19, 2017 12:47 PM

    FREEPORT–Orville H. Streicher, 86, of Freeport and formerly of Elizabeth, passed away Saturday, April 8, 2017 at Manor Court, Freeport.

    A memorial service will be held Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Faith United Methodist Church, 1440 S. Walnut Ave., Freeport. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to time of service.

    Memorials in Orville’s memory may be given to Sleezer Youth Home, P.O. Box 895, Freeport, IL 61032.

    Condolences may be shared at walkermortuary.com.

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  • Thomas Francis Knautz
    Monday, September 18, 2017 2:57 PM

    MONROE, Wis.–Thomas Francis Knautz, 64, went home to be with the Lord Sept. 2, 2017. Tom lost his eight-month battle with stage IV melanoma cancer.

    A celebration of life will be held in Tom’s honor on Saturday, Sept. 23, at the Martintown Community Church, Martintown, Wis. (just north of Winslow) at 1 p.m. with a luncheon to follow the service in the fellowship hall.

    Condolences may be sent to the family at: shriner111.com.

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  • Richard L. Babcock
    Monday, September 18, 2017 2:54 PM

    GALENA–Richard L. Babcock, 72, of Galena, passed away Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, at Galena Stauss Senior Care Community in Galena.

    Funeral service will be held Saturday Sept. 23, at 11 a.m. at Grace Episcopal Church, Galena, where friends may gather after 10 a.m. until time of service. Burial will be held at a later date in Resurrection Garden, Galena.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Sharon Miles Bartell
    Friday, September 15, 2017 10:08 AM

    APPLE RIVER–Sharon Lynn Miles Bartell, 73, of Apple River, passed away peacefully Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, in her home.

    Memorial services were held Friday, Sept. 15 in the Delehanty Funeral Home, Loves Park.

    A memorial will be established.

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  • Dolores B. Kilroy
    Monday, September 11, 2017 2:13 PM

    ELIZABETH–Dolores B. Kilroy, 99 of Elizabeth, passed away Friday, Sept. 8, 2017, at Galena-Stauss Senior Care Community, Galena.

    Funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, Sept. 18, at Holy Cross Catholic Church, Stockton, where friends may call after 9 a.m. until time of mass. A committal service will be held at noon, Tuesday, Sept. 19, at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, is assisting the family

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Aimee C. Bishop
    Monday, September 11, 2017 2:08 PM

    DUBUQUE, Iowa–Aimee C. Bishop, 93, of Dubuque, Iowa, formally of Elizabeth, died on Sept. 8, 2017, at the Hawkeye Care Center.

    Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 12 at the United Methodist Church in Elizabeth. Burial will be in the Elizabeth Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 11, at the Law-Jones Funeral Home, Elizabeth, and one hour prior to service time at the church on Tuesday.

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  • Darlene Reifsteck
    Friday, September 08, 2017 5:32 PM

    HANOVER–The family of Darlene Reifsteck cordially invites you to join in celebrating her life on Saturday, Sept. 23, at 1:30 p.m.

    Darlene passed away on Saturday, July 8, 2017, surrounded by her loved ones.

    Please join us at United Presbyterian Church at 110 N. Washington in Hanover. There will be a reception following the service.

  • Dr. Martin Eden Farbstein
    Wednesday, September 06, 2017 1:30 PM

    GALENA–Dr. Martin Eden Farbstein, Galena, passed peacefully from this world to the next on Sept. 3, 2017. He was 91 years of age.

    Respecting his wishes, a private memorial service will be held.

    In memoriam, the family would request any donations of remembrance go to the Dubuque Symphony Orchestra Fund, as a testimonial to his lifelong love of music.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Frances Wills
    Tuesday, September 05, 2017 11:48 AM

    HANOVER–Frances M. Wills, 88, of Hanover, died on Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017 at Waverly Place Nursing Facility, Stockton.

    A funeral service will be held from 11:00 a.m. Saturday, September 9, 2017, at the Law-Jones Funeral Home, Hanover. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 8, 2017 at the funeral home.

    Please share in Frances’ life at lawjonesfuneralhome.com.

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  • Melvin Heins
    Tuesday, September 05, 2017 11:46 AM

    DUBUQUE, Iowa–Melvin L. Heins, 84, of Dubuque, formerly of Galena, died Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017 at his home.

    Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 3 at the Egelhof, Siegert & Casper Westview Funeral Home and Crematory, with Sister Margaret Anne Kramer officiating.

    For more information or to leave an online condolence please visit egelhofsiegertcasper.com.

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  • Tuesday, September 05, 2017 11:45 AM

    MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.–Al Sicherman, 75, died Aug. 27, 2017 at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, Minn.

    Pursuant to his wishes, there will be no funeral service. Friends will gather in late fall to celebrate his life.

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  • Marie Arensdorff
    Thursday, August 31, 2017 3:08 PM

    EAST DUBUQUE–Marie B. (Wagner) Arensdorff, 92, of the Bell Tower Retirement Center, East Dubuque, formerly of rural Hazel Green, Wis., passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017 at Luther Manor in Dubuque, Iowa.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Sinsinawa, Wis., with Fr. Ken Frisch officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

    Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 4 and from 9:45-10:45 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 5 at the Miller Funeral Home in East Dubuque, where the parish scripture service will be at 3:30 p.m. Monday.

    Online condolences may be left for the family at millerfhed.com.

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  • Naida A. Glick
    Thursday, August 31, 2017 1:17 PM

    RENO, Nev.–Naida A. Glick, 90, formerly of Modesto, Calif., passed away after a brief illness at Renown Hospital in Reno, Nevada on Aug. 26, 2017.

    A graveside funeral service will be held at Alta Mesa Memorial Park, 695 Arastradero Road in Palo Alto, Calif., Wednesday, Sept. 6 at 11 am. A memorial service will also be held in October at Trinity United Presbyterian Church in Modesto.

    The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her memory to Trinity United Presbyterian Church of Modesto, 1600 Carver Road, Modesto, Calif. 95350 (www.tupc.org).

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  • Jay M. Parisi
    Thursday, August 31, 2017 10:55 AM

    HANOVER–Jay M. Parisi, 48, of Hanover, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wis.

    Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, Sept. 8, at the Law-Jones Funeral Home in Hanover. Burial will take place in Evergreen Cemetery in Hanover.

    Visitation will be held from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Friday, Sept. 8, at the Law-Jones Funeral Home.

    Memorials may be given in Jay’s memory.

    Friends and family are invited to share in Jay’s life at lawjonesfuneralhome.com.

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  • Patrick C. O’Rourke
    Thursday, August 31, 2017 10:51 AM

    DUBUQUE, Iowa–Patrick C. O’Rourke, 85, of Dubuque, Iowa, formerly of Galena, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, at Unity Point/Finley Health Center, Dubuque.

    Funeral Mass will begin at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Galena where friends may call after 9:30 a.m. Tuesday until time of Mass. Friends may call from 4-7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 4, 2017 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Burial will be in the church cemetery, where military honors will be accorded graveside by VFW Post 2665 and American Legion Post 193 of Galena.

    The family requests donations be made to the Galena Foundation in memory of Pat.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Melvin C. Brodrecht
    Tuesday, August 29, 2017 1:43 PM

    GALENA–Melvin C. “Mel” Brodrecht, 83, of Galena, passed away Tuesday morning, Aug. 29, 2017 at home.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017 at St. Mary's Church in Galena, with the Rev. David Vogel officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery.

    Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. on Friday at the Galena Bible Church, 11108 Rt. 20 West, where members of the Galena Volunteer Fire Department will meet at 7 p.m. and members of the Galena EMS will meet 7:30 p.m. Visitation will continue from 8:45-9:45 a.m. on Saturday at St. Mary's Church. The Miller Funeral Home in East Dubuque is serving the family.

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  • Jean Ann Linenfelser
    Monday, August 28, 2017 3:10 PM

    GALENA–Jean Ann Linenfelser, 82, of Galena, passed away Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, at Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, Iowa.

    Friends may gather from 11 a.m. to noon, Wednesday, Aug. 30, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. A committal service will follow the gathering at 12:15 p.m. in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Galena. Cremation rites have been accorded.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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