• Monday, February 27, 2017 1:56 PM
    HANOVER–Bryan “Lynn” Fleming, 77, of Hanover, passed away Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, at the Elizabeth Nursing Home in Elizabeth.
  • Dennis Albrecht
    Wednesday, February 22, 2017 1:22 PM

    GALENA–Dennis Albrecht, 67, of Stockton, died on Feb. 20, 2017, surrounded by his wife, Denise (Ven Huizen) and family, after a six year, brave battle with prostate cancer. 

    In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Dennis’ name to UW Carbone Cancer Research Center for Prostate Cancer or FHN Hospice.

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

    Condolences may be shared with his family at hermannfuneralhome.com.

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  • Vincent Thiltgen
    Wednesday, February 22, 2017 12:18 PM

    GALENA–Vincent G. Thiltgen, 88, of Monroe, Wis., formerly of Warren, passed away on Jan. 14, 2017, at Azura Memory Care in Monroe.

    Cremation Rites were accorded and private family burial will be at a later date.

    The family is requesting that in lieu of flowers, a memorial donation be made to the Monroe Clinic Hospice Home. Checks should be made out to Monroe Clinic and Hospital foundation and designate Hospice Home in the memo line. Checks may be mailed to: Monroe Clinic and Hospital Foundation, 515 22nd Ave., Monroe, WI. 53566.

    Online donations can be made at monroeclinic.org/buildahome.

    Friends and family may send condolences to the family at leamonfh.com.

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  • Stella Teasdale
    Wednesday, February 22, 2017 12:10 PM

    GALENA–Stella Ann (Greene) Teasdale, 81, of Galena, passed away Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, at home, surrounded by her loving family.

    Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Galena. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 24, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Monday, February 20, 2017 1:30 PM
    ELIZABETH–Mildred Meyerhofer, 93, of Elizabeth, passed away Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017, at the Elizabeth Nursing Home in Elizabeth.
  • Leona M. Magee
    Wednesday, February 15, 2017 10:26 AM

    MATTOON–Leona M. Magee, 91, of Mattoon, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, at her residence. 

    The funeral service in her honor will begin at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 18, at the First United Methodist Church of Hanover. Pastor Tiffany Garcia will officiate. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery.

    Visitation will be held at the church from 10:00 a.m. until the service begins. Mitchell-Jerdan Funeral Home, Mattoon is handling the arrangements.

    Please visit mitchell-jerdan.com or
    facebook.com/mitchelljerdanfuneralhome to light a virtual candle in her honor or share a memory with her family.

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  • Lewis Hillard
    Tuesday, February 14, 2017 4:50 PM

    GALENA–Lewis G. “Lew” Hillard, 90, of Galena, passed away Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017 surrounded by his loving family at Galena Stauss Senior Care Community.

    In keeping with his wishes there will be no public services at this time. The Furlong Funeral Chapel is assisting the family.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Philip W. Cornelius
    Tuesday, February 14, 2017 2:23 PM

    EAST DUBUQUE–Philip Wayne Cornelius, 94, was called to the Staff of the Supreme Commander on Feb. 13, 2017.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, at St. Mary’s Church of East Dubuque, where friends may call after 9:30 a.m. Saturday. Phil will be buried near his parents in the East Dubuque Cemetery, where military honors will be accorded by members of the Dubuque Marine Corps League. Miller Funeral Home of East Dubuque is coordinating the arrangements.

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  • Ralph Greene
    Friday, February 10, 2017 2:34 PM

    GALENA–Ralph C. Greene, 93, of Galena, was called home Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017, surrounded by his loving family.

    To honor Ralph’s life, a funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 15, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena. Burial will be in the church cemetery, where military honors will be accorded graveside by Galena VFW Post 2665 and American Legion Post 193.

    Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 14, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, where a parish rosary will be recited at 4 p.m.

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  • Leslie Garland Miller
    Wednesday, February 08, 2017 10:07 AM

    MADISON, Wis.–Leslie Garland Miller, 58, passed away after a courageous battle with cancer on Thursday, Feb. 2, at Agrace Hospice Care in Fitchburg, Wis., in the presence of family.

    A celebration of Leslie’s life will be an Open House, held at her sister Deb Polster’s home, 9710 Hill Creek Dr., Verona, Wis., on Saturday, Feb. 11, from 2 until 6 p.m. We look forward to everyone stopping by to celebrate Leslie’s life and all of the love she has shared with each and every one of us.

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  • Francis Mahoney
    Monday, February 06, 2017 2:31 PM

    FREEPORT–Honorable Retired Judge Francis X. Mahoney of Freeport passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Friday Feb. 3, 2017. 

    Funeral Mass will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 10, 2017 at St. Mary Catholic Church, Freeport, with a visitation from 9:30 until the time of service. There will also be a visitation Thursday Feb. 9, 2017 from 5-8 p.m. at Burke-Tubbs Funeral Home. Memorials have been established for Freeport Library Foundation and Freeport Catholic School Foundation in Judge Mahoney’s memory. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Please visit and sign his guest book at burketubbs.com.

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  • Roxanne Krohmer
    Monday, February 06, 2017 2:29 PM

    GALENA–Roxanne R. Krohmer, 55, of Galena, passed away Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, at Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, Iowa.

    Funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 11, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, Friends may gather after 9:30 a.m. at the funeral chapel until time of service. Burial will be at a later date. Cremation rites have been accorded.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • James Kemp
    Monday, February 06, 2017 2:26 PM

    GALENA–On Feb. 6, James Kemp wandered off with peace in his heart, surrounded by his wife Laura and his four children.

    Visitation will be Thursday, Feb. 9 from 4-8 p.m. at the Miller & Steinke Galena Chapel. Funeral will be private at the Log Cabin Cemetery.

    Online condolences may be left at galenachapels.com.

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  • Barbara Lynn Sabin
    Wednesday, February 01, 2017 3:29 PM

    ELIZABETH–Barbara Lynn Sabin, 77, of Elizabeth, died on Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017 at the Elizabeth Nursing Home after a long illness.

    A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017 at the First United Methodist Church, Elizabeth, with Pastor Tiffany Garcea officiating. A visitation will be held from 11-1 p.m., prior to the service at the church

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

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  • Robert Johnson
    Wednesday, February 01, 2017 2:07 PM

    EAST DUBUQUE–Robert H. “Bob” Johnson, Sr., 63, of East Dubuque, passed away at Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, at home.

    Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 4, at the First Presbyterian Church in Galena, with the Rev. Jim McCrea officiating. Burial will be in the East Dubuque Cemetery, where military honors will be accorded by members of the Dubuque Marine Corps League.

    Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 3, at the Miller Funeral Home in East Dubuque, where members of Miner's Masonic Lodge 273 A.F. & A.M. will conduct services at 7 p.m.

    A Robert H. Johnson, Sr., memorial fund has been established.

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

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  • Beverly Jean Friede
    Tuesday, January 31, 2017 9:59 AM

    GALENA–Beverly “Bev” Jean Friede, 82, of Galena, passed away Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017, at her daughter Lori’s home surrounded by her loving family.

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

    In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Hospice of Dubuque in Bev’s memory.

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  • Jane Ann Wickler
    Tuesday, January 31, 2017 9:55 AM

    GALENA–Jane Ann Wickler, 78, of Galena, passed away Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017 at OSF St. Anthony’s Hospital, Rockford.

    Friends may call from 5 to 7 PM, Thursday, February 2, 2017 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. A private family burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Galena.

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  • Monday, January 30, 2017 4:53 PM

    OREGON–Lois H. Miller, 83, originally of Galena and longtime Oregon resident, died Monday, Jan. 30, 2017 in her home.

    Christian Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 2 in St. Mary Catholic Church, Oregon, with Rev. Joseph Naill as celebrant. Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery, Oregon.

    Visitation will be Wednesday 4:30-7:30 p.m. at Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, Oregon, with a 7:30 p.m. rosary service.

    Memorials may be made in Lois’s name to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, Serenity Hospice or Village of Progress. Online condolences may be left for the family at farrellhollandgale.com.

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  • Lucille ‘Bootsie’ Panico
    Monday, January 30, 2017 2:40 PM

    ELIZABETH–Lucille “Bootsie” Panico, 65, of Elizabeth, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, at her home.

    A celebration of Bootsie’s life will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 11 at the Jug’s Main Street Tap in Elizabeth.

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  • Dolores Bonnet
    Wednesday, January 25, 2017 2:17 PM

    EAST DUBUQUE–Dolores M. “Dee” (Maus) Bonnet, 97, of East Dubuque, passed away Monday, Jan. 23, 2017, at home.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 28, at St. Mary’s Church in East Dubuque, with the Rev. Dean Smith officiating. Burial will be in the East Dubuque Cemetery.

    Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. on Friday at the Miller Funeral Home in East Dubuque, where the parish scripture service will be recited at 3:30 p.m. Friday. Visitation will also be from 9:30-10:15 a.m. on Saturday at St. Mary's Church.

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

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  • Wednesday, January 25, 2017 12:06 PM

    GALENA–Marilyn J. Musselman, 75, of Galena, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 24, 201, at Galena-Stauss Senior Care Community in Galena.

    Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 28, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Friends may gather after 9 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral chapel. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Galena. Cremation rites have been accorded.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Tuesday, January 24, 2017 11:17 AM

    GALENA–Keith K. Wiegman, 79, of Galena, passed away Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017.

    Graveside services will be held at a later date this spring in St. Michaels Catholic Cemetery, Galena. Military honors will be accorded graveside by Galena VFW Post 2665 and American Legion Post 193. Cremation rites have been accorded. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena is assisting the family.

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  • Doris Anne Vincent
    Monday, January 23, 2017 2:15 PM

    GALENA–Doris Anne (Ortscheid) Vincent, 93, of Galena, passed away Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017.

    Funeral mass will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 26, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Galena. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Galena.

    Friends may call from 4-7 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 25, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, where a parish rosary will be recited at 4 p.m. Friends may also call from 10-10:30 a.m., Thursday at the church.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Monday, January 23, 2017 2:13 PM

    GEORGETOWN, Texas–Carol Pfile Banner, 78, of Georgetown, Texas, was born Feb. 13, 1938, in Elizabeth; she passed away on Jan. 8, 2017, surrounded by loved ones.

    Carol’s memorial service will be held Sunday Jan. 29 at 10 a.m. at the Cook-Walden Davis Funeral Home, 2900 Williams Dr., Georgetown, Texas.

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  • Jack Graves
    Monday, January 23, 2017 1:45 PM

    ELIZABETH–Jack Oliver Graves, 80, of Elizabeth, died Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, at the Elizabeth Nursing Home after an extended illness.

    Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 28, at the Elizabeth United Methodist Church.

    A memorial visitation will be held from 9-11 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 28, at the church prior to the service.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Jack’s name to the Elizabeth Fire Department or Elizabeth Ambulance Association.

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  • Shirley Campbell
    Friday, January 20, 2017 3:55 PM

    GALENA–Shirley Jane Day Campbell, 95, of Galena, passed away on Jan. 11, 2017, in the home in which she was born, surrounded by her loving family.

    Cremation rites have been accorded; a private service will be held in the spring.

    The Miller and Steinke Galena Chapels were in charge of arrangements. 

    Condolences can be left at galenachapels.com.

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  • BMSC Raymond Houy, USN, Ret.
    Thursday, January 19, 2017 4:01 PM

    LEXINGTON, Ky.–BMSC Raymond A. Houy, USN, Ret., 65, died Jan. 6, 2017, at the University of Kentucky Hospital, Lexington, Ky., after a long illness.

    A celebration of life will be held Saturday, Jan. 21 in Lexington. Ray’s ashes will be scattered on the Atlantic in the early Spring.

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  • Wayne McDermott
    Thursday, January 19, 2017 3:53 PM

    Wayne D. McDermott, 86, of Galena, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 at Midwest Medical Center, Galena.

    Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 23, 2017 at the United Methodist Church, Galena. Friends may gather from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena and after 10 a.m. Monday at the church. Burial will be held at a later date. Cremation rites have been accorded. Military honors will be accorded following the service at the church by the Galena VFW Post 2665 and American Legion Post 193.

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  • Thursday, January 19, 2017 9:19 AM

    ELIZABETH–Robert Miles Breed, 67, of Elizabeth, passed away Friday, Jan. 13, 2017.

    Cremation rites will be accorded. No services will be held at this time.

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

  • Monday, January 16, 2017 1:30 PM

    ELIZABETH–Glenn L. Adamson, 68, Elizabeth, passed away Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, at Finley Hospital, Dubuque, Iowa. 

  • LaVonne Heitkamp
    Monday, January 16, 2017 1:25 PM

    MENOMINEE–LaVonne C. (Theill) Heitkamp, 83, of Menominee, passed away Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, at her home in Menominee.

    The Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17, at Nativity BVM Catholic Church in Menominee, with the Rev. Dean Smith officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

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

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  • Patsy Streight
    Monday, January 16, 2017 1:23 PM

    GALENA–Patsy Lee (Green) Streight, 80, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017.

    Funeral service will be held at noon, Saturday, Jan. 21, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Friends may call after 10 a.m. at the funeral chapel until time of service. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Galena.

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

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  • Monday, January 09, 2017 10:06 AM

    DUBUQUE, Iowa–William Heinz, 72, the former owner of Galena Teddy Bear Co. on Main Street in Galena, died at home in Dubuque on Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017.

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  • Georgean Reisen
    Friday, January 06, 2017 2:16 PM

    EAST DUBUQUE–Georgean T. “Jean” Reisen, 83, of East Dubuque, entered peacefully into eternal life at 10:45 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017, at home, surrounded by her family, following a brief battle with pancreatic cancer.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017 at St. Mary’s Church in East Dubuque, with Fr. Dean Smith officiating.  Burial will be in the East Dubuque Cemetery.

    Visitation will be from 2:30-8:00 p.m. on Monday at St. Mary’s Church, 170 Montgomery Ave. in East Dubuque, where the parish rosary will be recited at 2:00 p.m. Visitation will continue on Tuesday from 9:15-10:15 a.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers, a Georgean T. Reisen Memorial Fund has been established.

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  • Wednesday, January 04, 2017 4:10 PM
    Hanover–Randy Paul Crandall, 61, of Hanover, died unexpectedly on Sunday, Dec. 31, 2016, at home.
  • Marjorie Schultz
    Wednesday, January 04, 2017 4:06 PM

    Stockton–Marjorie Schultz, age 80, of Stockton, passed away on Jan. 2, 2017 at home.

    Private family services will be held. Interment will take place at Townsend Cemetery in Stockton. A memorial fund has been established. Remembrances and condolences may be shared with Marjorie’s family at hermannfuneralhome.com.

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  • Richard Mattas
    Wednesday, January 04, 2017 4:01 PM

    Elizabeth–Richard Frank Mattas, 69, of rural Elizabeth, passed away peacefully at home on Dec. 31, 2016, after a short struggle with cancer.

    A private memorial service will be held. The family will welcome all to a celebration of Rich’s life at the Galena Territory Homeowner’s Club, 2000 Territory Dr., Galena, IL on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, from 2-5 p.m. Burial will be held at a later date. Cremation rites have been accorded.

    In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation, P.O. Box 216, Elizabeth, IL or at www.jdcf.org.

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  • Johannes C. “Hans” van Beers
    Tuesday, January 03, 2017 3:39 PM

    Omaha, Neb.–Hans van Beers, 58, died on Jan. 1, 2017 after a brief illness.

    In honor of his wishes, there will be no services.

    To leave a condolence, visit bramanmortuary.com.

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  • Tuesday, January 03, 2017 2:48 PM

    ST. GEORGE, Utah–Carol Ellen Flack Wilson, 77, passed away Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016, at St. George Nursing Home in St. George, Utah.

    Brian Mortuary in Mesquite, Nev., will honor her cremation rites per her wishes.

    There will be no services or visitation. 

    Interment will be in Log Church Cemetery, Hanover.

  • Geraldine Ray
    Friday, December 23, 2016 1:01 PM

    CLARE–Geraldine M. Ray, 80, of Clare, died Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016, at the DeKalb County Rehab and Nursing Center.

    Visitation will be on Tuesday, Dec. 27, from 3-7 p.m. at the Butala Funeral Home and Crematory in Sycamore, with a wake service being recited at 6:45.

    Funeral mass will be on Wednesday, Dec. 28 at 10:30 a.m. at the Church of St. Mary, 244 Waterman St., Sycamore,with the Rev. Paul Lipinski officiating. Burial will be at Mt. Carmel Cemetery.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made for the Country View Square Unit at the DeKalb Co. Rehab and Nursing Center in care of the Butala Funeral Home and Crematory, 1405 DeKalb Ave., Sycamore, IL. 60178. For info or to sign the online guest book, go to butalafuneralhomes.com or call 815-895-2833.

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  • Rose Marie Klippert
    Thursday, December 22, 2016 12:07 PM

    ELIZABETH–Rose Marie Klippert, 94, of Elizabeth, previously of Savanna, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016, at the Elizabeth Nursing Home in Elizabeth.

    A Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 23, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Savanna. Burial will be in St. John’s Cemetery, Savanna. Visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. Friday at St. John's Antl Hall prior to the Mass.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Elizabeth Nursing Home, and in honor of Rose, please offer a Mass or prayer for a loved-one or someone in-need.

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

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  • Sheila Stoll
    Thursday, December 22, 2016 12:03 PM

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.–Sheila Engman Stoll (Clark), 75, passed away on Dec. 18, 2016, in Scottsdale, Ariz., as a result of a combination of liver disease and cancer.

    A celebration of Sheila’s life will be held in the summer of 2017 at a time and place to be decided.

    In lieu of flowers, Sheila’s daughters suggest a donation to Hospice of the Valley via their Fund Development Department: (602-530-6992) or funddevelopment@hov.org.

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  • Irvin Ronald Lawfer
    Monday, December 19, 2016 2:09 PM

    STOCKTON–Irvin Ronald Lawfer, 82, of Stockton, passed away Sunday morning Dec. 18, 2016, at home surrounded by his family.

    Visitation will be held from 3-7 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 21 at Hermann Funeral Home in Stockton.

    A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 22 at Christ Lutheran Church in Stockton. There will be a private burial at Wards Grove cemetery, which overlooks the Lawfer family farms.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to The Lawfer Legacy fund to promote agriculture in the area through scholarships and grants.

    Remembrances and condolences may be shared with Ron’s family at hermannfuneralhome.com.

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  • John Shillington
    Wednesday, December 14, 2016 1:47 PM

    GALENA–John Henry Shillington, 71, of Galena died Dec. 13, 2016. at his home with his wife and daughter at his side due to complications from ALS.

    Funeral service will be 6 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, where friends may call after 3 p.m. until time of service. Cremation rites will be accorded following the service. Burial will be held at a later date.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Murnice Dittmar
    Tuesday, December 13, 2016 3:27 PM

    ELIZABETH–Murnice Dittmar, 90, of Elizabeth, died Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016, at the Elizabeth Nursing Home.

    A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, Dec. 16, 2016 at the First United Methodist Church in Elizabeth.

    Burial will take place in the Elizabeth Cemetery.

    Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016 at Law-Jones Funeral Home, Elizabeth.

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

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  • Mary Spielman
    Monday, December 12, 2016 1:43 PM

    DUBUQUE, Iowa–Mary M. Spielman, 87, of Dubuque, Iowa, was called home peacefully on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016, at home, surrounded by her loving family.

    To honor Mary’s life, funeral services were held Monday, Dec. 12, 2016, at St. Joseph the Worker Church, with the Rev. Gabriel C. Anderson officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery.

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

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  • Monday, December 12, 2016 1:42 PM
    ELIZABETH–Wilmer Harold Walter, 91, of Elizabeth, passed away Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016, at Big Meadows Nursing Home in Savanna.

  • Monday, December 12, 2016 1:39 PM

    SANTA ROSA. Calif–John Kincaid, 51, Santa Rosa, Calif., previously of Elizabeth, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016, at his home in Santa Rosa.

    Cremation rites have been accorded, and a Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date.

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  • Clarence Ricke
    Thursday, December 08, 2016 2:03 PM

    MENOMINEE–Clarence M. Ricke, 89, of Menominee, passed away at Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016, at home surrounded by his loving family.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 10, at Nativity BVM Catholic Church at Menominee, with the Rev. Dean Smith officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

    Visitation will be from 9-10:45 a.m. on Saturday at Nativity BVM Catholic Church. The Miller Funeral Home of East Dubuque is in charge of arrangements.

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

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  • Monday, December 05, 2016 2:56 PM

    GALENA–Fern H. (Cook) Blodgett, 92, of Galena, entered Heaven’s gates on Dec. 1, 2016.

    There will be no local services.

    The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, is assisting the family.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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