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  • Wednesday, April 29, 2015 9:37 AM

    Alvin F. Neumeister, age 95, died Monday, April 27, 2015, at his home surrounded by his family.

    Cremation rites have been accorded. A private family service will be held at a later date.

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  • Monday, April 27, 2015 1:49 PM

    ELIZABETH, Ill.–Wayne LaVerle Trost, 84, of Elizabeth, died Monday, April 20, 2015, at Midwest Medical Center in Galena.

    Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 2, 2015, at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Elizabeth, with Pastor Mike Nesbit officiating. Inurnment will take place in Woodbine Cemetery at a later date.

    A visitation will be held from 9-11 a.m. prior to the services at the church.

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

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  • Friday, April 24, 2015 3:20 PM

    JORDAN–Hamid “Harry” Anwar, Wing Commander, Retired, (June 20th 1934-April 19th, 2015), passed away Sunday, April 19, 2015, in Jordan.

    A committal service will be held April 27 following the visitation in Greenwood Cemetery, Galena.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675 or the Galena Food Pantry, 971 Gear Street, Galena, IL 61036 in memory of Harry.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Tuesday, April 21, 2015 11:01 AM

    MILWAUKEE, Wis.–Joan McDermott, 85, of Milwaukee, Wis. passed away Friday, April 17, 2015.

    Services and burial will be in Milwaukee.

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  • Monday, April 20, 2015 9:14 AM

    BOYNTON BEACH, Fla.–John “Jack” Dimke, 68, of Boynton Beach, Fla., passed away Thursday, April 9, 2015, at Bethesda East Hospital, Boynton Beach, after a short illness.

    Burial will be in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Galena, at a later date. A celebration of life will be held in early summer.

    The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena is assisting the family.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015 3:57 PM

    DUBUQUE, Iowa–Audrey M. Cliff, 87, of Dubuque, Iowa, formerly of Hanover, passed away peacefully in her sleep April 12, 2015.

    A memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 25, 2015 at the Leonard Funeral Home, 2595 Rockdale Road in Dubuque. Friends may call from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., with the service starting at 2:00 p.m.

    In lieu of flowers, Audrey requested that donations be made in memory of her son, Brian, at tinyurl.com/Audrey-Memorial to help in the fight against Lou Gehrig’s disease. Family and friends will be participating in the Quad Cities Walk to Defeat ALS in August.

    Online condolences may be left at www.leonardfuneralhome.com.

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  • Tuesday, April 14, 2015 2:55 PM

    ELIZABETH–Betty “Joan” Fearheiley, 92, of Elizabeth and formerly of Apple Canyon Lake, passed away peacefully Friday, April 10, 2015 at the Elizabeth Nursing Home.

    A celebration of life will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, April 16, 2015 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Galena. Cremation rites will be accorded.

    Online condolences may be left at www.furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Monday, April 13, 2015 11:00 AM

    ELIZABETH–Evelyn M. Arnold, 91, of Elizabeth, died on Saturday, April 11, 2015, at the Elizabeth Nursing Home in Elizabeth.

    Cremation rites have been accorded. A private family burial will be held at a later date in the Elizabeth Cemetery. 

    Memorials may be given to FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Blvd, Suite 403, Freeport, IL 61032, or the Elizabeth Township Public Library, 212 E. Myrtle St, Elizabeth, IL 61028, in Evelyn’s memory. 

    Please share in Evelyn’s life at lawjonesfuneral home.com.

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  • Wednesday, April 08, 2015 9:30 AM

    ELIZABETH–Norman A. Steinkamp, 85 of Elizabeth, died Monday, April 6, 2015, at Big Meadows Nursing Home in Savanna.

    Cremation rites have been accorded.

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

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  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015 1:24 PM

    MERIDIAN, Idaho–Louise “Marea” Jones McKeague, beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend, cherished wife and daughter, passed away Thursday, April 2, 2015, in Meridian, Idaho, surrounded by loving family that mourns the loss of her incomparable grace, warmth, humor and kindness.

    A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, April 17 at Meadow Lake Village in Meridian, Idaho, followed by a private graveside service in Galena.

    In lieu of flowers, friends may send memorial gifts to the Galena-Jo Daviess County Historical Society in Galena, or the Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation, in support of the Gordon and Marea McKeague Scenic Outlook at Horseshoe Mound.


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  • Monday, April 06, 2015 2:55 PM

    NATIONAL CITY, Calif.–Charles “Chuck” Mathey, 77, of National City, Calif., died Saturday, April 3, 2015.

    Services will be held in California on Saturday, April 11.

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  • Thursday, April 02, 2015 11:18 AM

    GALENA–David M. O'Donnell, 57, died Wed., March 11, 2015.

    Condolences may be sent to www.ryanfuneralhome.com.

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  • Thursday, April 02, 2015 9:43 AM

    GALENA–Robert W. Stafford, 93, of Galena, passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at Galena-Stauss Senior Care Community.

    Friends may call from noon to 2 p.m., Monday, April 6, 2015 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. A committal service will be held immediately following the visitation at Prospect Hill Cemetery, rural Galena.

    Online condolences may be left at www.furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Thursday, April 02, 2015 9:39 AM

    POTOSI, Wis.–Ernest H. “Skip” Schuckert, 67, of Potosi, Wis., died Tuesday, March 31, 2015, at home after a courageous battle with cancer.

    Services will be held Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at Holy Ghost Church in Dickeyville, Wis., with the Rev. Bernard Rott officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.

    An Ernest H. “Skip” Schuckert Memorial Fund has been established.

    Online condolences may be left for the family at caseyfuneralhome.net.

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  • Tuesday, March 31, 2015 3:25 PM

    Delcialee “Tiny” R. Frank, 78, of Galena, passed away at her home surrounded by her family on Monday, March 30, 2015.

    There will be no public service and a private family burial will be held at a later date in Greenwood Cemetery, Galena. Cremation rites have been accorded. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena is assisting the family.

    Online condolences may be left at www.furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Tuesday, March 31, 2015 2:48 PM

    GALENA–James O. Barnhart, 80, of Galena, passed away Friday, March 27, 2015.

    A Celebration of Life will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, April 11, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Elizabeth; where friends may gather after 10 a.m.  Burial of the cremated remains will be held at a later date.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Tuesday, March 31, 2015 1:52 PM

    GALENA–Ralph G. Benson, 91 of Galena, passed away Monday, Dec. 22, 2014, at Galena-Stauss Senior Care Community in Galena.

    A memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, April 11, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena. Burial of his cremated remains will be held at a later date in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.

    The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, is in charge of arrangements.

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  • Monday, March 30, 2015 12:54 PM

    DARLINGTON, Wis.–Jim J. Foecking, Sr., 69, of Darlington, Wis., died Friday, March 27, 2015, at his son’s home with his family by his side.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, April 1, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Darlington, with the Rev. John Bosco Pudhota officiating. Burial will follow in Holy Rosary Catholic Cemetery.

    Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m., Tuesday, March 31, at Steil Camacho Funeral Home, 206 E. Harriet Street, Darlington.

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

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  • Monday, March 30, 2015 10:51 AM

    EAST DUBUQUE–John Norman Bingham, 92, of East Dubuque, passed away Saturday morning, March 28, 2015, at Stonehill Care Center, Dubuque, Iowa, following a short illness, with family at his side.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, April 1, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in East Dubuque, with the Rev. Dean Smith officiating. Burial will be in the East Dubuque Cemetery, where military honors will be accorded by members of American Legion Post 787.

    To celebrate John’s life, friends may call from 3-7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 31, at the Miller Funeral Home in East Dubuque, where the parish rosary will be recited at 2:45 p.m. and members of American Legion Post 787 will meet at 6:30 p.m. Friends may also call from 9-10 a.m., Wednesday at the funeral home.

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

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  • Friday, March 20, 2015 9:41 PM

    STOCKTON–Ray A. Mensendike, 88, of Stockton, died Thursday, March 19, 2015, at the Stockton Healthcare and Rehab Center.

    A funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m., Saturday, March 28, 2015, at the Calvary United Methodist Church, Stockton.

    Cremation rites have been accorded. Inurnment will be in the Elizabeth Cemetery, Elizabeth.

    A visitation will be held 10:00-11:00 a.m. prior to the service at the church. Memorials may be given to the Calvary United Methodist Church. Family and friends are invited to share in Ray’s life at www.lawjonesfuneralhome.com.

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  • Friday, March 20, 2015 2:41 PM

    CHICAGO–Commander Nikki Louise Rosenthal, U.S. Navy (Retired), 71, died on March 12, 2015, at Vitas Hospice, Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago.

    Commander Rosenthal’s ashes will be interred at the gravesite of her parents at Oak Hill Cemetery, Neenah, Wis. Plans are pending for a military graveside service and a memorial celebration in Wisconsin.

    Donations in Commander Rosenthal’s memory may be made to Women in Military in Service for America Memorial Foundation, Inc.

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  • Friday, March 20, 2015 11:45 AM

    MANCHESTER, Iowa–Louis Fredrick Holz, 93, of Manchester, Iowa, died on Wednesday, March 18, 2015, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

    The family will greet friends: 2–6 p.m., on Sunday, March 29 at the Leonard-Muller Funeral Home, Manchester.

    Online condolences may be sent to leonard-mullerfh.com.

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  • Wednesday, March 18, 2015 12:33 PM

    Thomas George Lininger, 81, of Hot Springs Village, Ark., and formerly of Galena, passed away on March 15, 2015 while at home with family.

    Arrangements have been entrusted to CedarVale Funeral Home in Hot Springs Village, Ark. For online condolences visit us at www.cedarvalefuneralhome.com.

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  • Wednesday, March 18, 2015 10:48 AM

    Elizabeth–Alvin W. Roberts, 100, of Elizabeth, formerly of Scales Mound, passed away Monday, March 16, 2015, at the Elizabeth Nursing Home, Elizabeth.

    A gathering will be held Saturday, March 21, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Burial will be held at a later date at Rose Hill Cemetery, Parker, S.D. Cremation rites have been accorded.
    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 2:24 PM

    ROCKTON–Helyn Marie Swartz, 96, of Rockton, died Monday, March 16, 2015 in her own home after a brief illness.

    A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Cremation Rites to be accorded. Final resting place will be in Galena Cemetery. McCorkle Funeral Home-Rockton Chapel in Rockton is assisting the family. In lieu of flowers a memorial will be established.

    To share a memory or send an online condolence, visit www.mccorklefuneralhome.com.

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  • Thursday, March 12, 2015 12:51 PM

    WALNUT RIDGE–Michael Corey Smith, 41, of Walnut Ridge, passed away Monday, March 9, 2015.

    Funeral services were held Thursday, March 12 in the Bryan Funeral Home Chapel with Brother David Emery officiating. Interment was in Mount Zion Cemetery.

    Pallbearers were Brent Smith, Adam Smith, Dwain Bagwell, Randy Maggard, Barry Wolverton, Tony Dulaney and Randy Robins.

    Online registry at bryanfh.com.

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  • Wednesday, March 11, 2015 2:19 PM

    Robert Thomas Steger 44, of Galena, IL passed away suddenly Sunday, March 8, 2015 at Midwest Medical Center, Galena.

    Funeral service will be noon, Saturday, March 14, 2015 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena where friends may call after 10 AM at the funeral chapel. Burial will be at a later date.

    Online condolences may be left at www.furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Monday, March 09, 2015 3:09 PM

    GALENA–Marie V. Tranel, 93, passed away March 8, 2015 at Galena-Stauss Senior Care Community.

    Funeral mass will be 10:30 am on Thursday, March 12, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena and burial will be in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 7 pm on Wednesday, March 11, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena where a parish rosary will be recited at 4 p.m.; the Catholic Daughter prayer service will follow.

    The family wishes to thank the employees of Galena-Stauss Assisted Living and Galena-Stauss Senior Care Community for all their tender loving care.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Jo Daviess County Workshop, 706 West Street, Galena, Ill., 61036 or the Galena Foundation, P.O. Box 1, Galena, Ill., 61036 in memory of Marie.

    Online condolences may be left at www.furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Monday, March 09, 2015 10:22 AM

    MAPLE PARK–Forrest G. Zeal, 79, of Maple Park, passed away at his home Friday, March 6, 2015.

    In keeping with his wishes, there will be no public visitation. A private family burial will be held at a later date in Greenwood cemetery, Galena. Cremation rites have been accorded. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, is assisting the family.

    The family requests no flowers.

    Memorials may be given to Kaneville United Methodist Church, Kaneville, or the American Heart Association in memory of Forrest.

    Online condolences may be made at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Thursday, March 05, 2015 12:07 PM

    GALENA–Lila M. Schablowsky, 83, of Galena, passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday, March 3, 2015.

    Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, March 7, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena. Burial will be in St. Michael’s Cemetery, Galena.

    Friends may call from 4-7 p.m., Friday, March 6, at Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. where a scripture wake service will be held at 4 p.m.

    Memorial donations can be made in Lila’s name to the Galena Public Library, 601 S. Bench Street, Galena, IL 61036 OR to the Galena Education Foundation, c/o Galena Unit School District Office, 1206 N. Franklin Street, Galena, IL  61036.

    Online condolences may be left at www.furlongfuneralchapel.com.

     

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  • Thursday, March 05, 2015 11:33 AM

    ELIZABETH–Rowline M. Reusch, 94, of Elizabeth, died Tuesday, March 3, 2015, at the Elizabeth Nursing Home, Elizabeth.

    A private family service will be held with burial following in Derinda Cemetery, Elizabeth.

    A memorial fund has been established. Condolences may be left for the family at www.lawjonesfuneralhome.com.

     

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  • Tuesday, March 03, 2015 3:14 PM

    Charles J. Kveton, 87, of Galena, IL, passed away Thursday, February 26, 2015 at his home.

    In keeping with his wishes, there will be no public visitation or service. Cremation rites have been accorded. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena is assisting the family.

    In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to Dubuque Symphony Orchestra, 2728 Asbury Road, Dubuque, IA 52001-2970 or Safe Haven Humane Society, 1471 US Highway 20, Elizabeth, IL 61028. Online condolences may be left at www.rememberchuck.com. 

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  • Friday, February 27, 2015 11:52 AM

    BETTENDORF, IOWA–Lawrence (Larry) J. Kueter, 84, of Bettendorf, Iowa, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf.

    Funeral services and Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, March 2, at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 1506 Brown Street, Bettendorf.

    Visitation will be held from 1-4 p.m., Sunday at Weerts Funeral Home, Kimberly at Jersey Ridge Road, Davenport, Iowa, where the Rosary will be recited at 3:30 p.m.  Burial will be in National Cemetery, Rock Island Arsenal, where military honors will be presented.

    Memorials may be given to Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church or Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in memory of Larry.

    Online remembrances and condolences may be expressed to the Kueter family by visiting Larry’s obituary at www.WeertsFH.com.

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  • Wednesday, February 25, 2015 1:40 PM

    ROCK CITY–Cheryl M. Bradt, 66, of Rock City passed away Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, at her home surrounded by her family.

    Celebration of life will be 3 p.m.–7 p.m., Friday, Feb. 27, at St. Paul Church of Epleyanna.  Memorial service will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday at St. Paul Church with the Rev. Scott Naevestad and the Rev. Dick Thompson officiating.  Cremation rites will be accorded and burial will be at St. Paul Church Cemetery.
    A memorial has been established in her name.
    Cheryl’s family invites friends to share a story or light a candle in her honor at www.daughenbaughfh.com.

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  • Wednesday, February 25, 2015 1:06 PM

    GALENA–John F. Diedrich, 89, of the Galena Stauss Assisted Living Center, formerly of Scales Mound, passed away Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at Midwest Medical Center in Galena. (Dad joined Mom in Heaven on his birthday). 

    Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 28, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Apple River, with the Rev. David Reese, the Rev. Andrew Skrobutt, and the Rev. Joji Reddy concelebrating. Burial will be in St. Joseph’s Cemetery. Apple River. 

    Visitation will be from held from 4–8 p.m., Friday, Feb. 27 and from 10-10:45 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 28, at St. Joseph’s Church, Apple River, where the parish rosary will be recited at 3:45 p.m.

    The Miller-Steinke Funeral Home of Scales Mound is in charge of arrangements.

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  • Monday, February 23, 2015 10:08 AM

    ELIZABETH–John Millerschone, 87, of Elizabeth, died Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, at Finley Hospital, Dubuque, Iowa.

    Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 26, at Christ Lutheran Church, Stockton. Burial will be in the Elizabeth Cemetery, Elizabeth.

    Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service from 1-2 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 26,  at the church.

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

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  • Friday, February 20, 2015 9:32 AM

    Evelyn M. Knautz, 83 of Galena, IL passed away Monday, February 16, 2015 at Midwest Medical Center, Galena.

    Funeral service will be 11 AM, Saturday, February 21, 2015 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, where friends may call after 9 AM at the funeral chapel. Burial will be in St. Michaels Cemetery, Galena.

    Online condolences may be left at www.furlongfuneralchapel.com.

     

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  • Monday, February 16, 2015 12:05 PM

    Dorothy M. Oldenburg, 95, of Galena,  passed away Friday, Feb. 13, 2015, at the Galena Stauss Senior Care Community, Galena.

    Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, Feb. 23, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena.

    Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 22, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, where a scripture wake service will be held at 2 p.m. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

    In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Mary’s Altar and Rosary Society in memory of Dorothy.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

     

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  • Friday, February 13, 2015 2:48 PM

    GALENA–Mrs. Clyde (Vivian M.) Sisler, 93, of Galena, passed away Friday morning, Feb. 13, 2015, at the Galena-Stauss Senior Care Community in Galena.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 17, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Galena, with the Rev. Stanislaw Kos officiating. Burial will be in St. Michael's Cemetery, Galena.

    Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m., Monday, Feb. 16 at the Miller-Steinke Funeral Home in Galena, where the parish scripture service will be held at 4 p.m.

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

     

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  • Friday, February 13, 2015 12:06 PM

    HANOVER–Charlotte A. “Sis” Miller, 95, of Iowa City, Iowa, formerly of Hanover, passed away peacefully Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015, at Mercy Hospital-Hospice Care Unit.

    A funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m., Monday, Feb. 16, at the Law Jones Funeral Home, 202 Monroe Street, Hanover, IL 61041.

    Visitation will be held from 11–1:30 p.m. prior to the service. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery, Hanover.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Alzheimer’s Association-Greater Illinois, American Heart Association or the Hanover Ladies Auxiliary to VFW.

    Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.lensingfuneral.com.

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  • Friday, February 06, 2015 3:58 PM

    GALENA–Margaret “Peggy” Otis, 86, died Jan. 25, 2015, in Galena.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation, 126 North Main Street, P.O. Box 216, Elizabeth, Illinois 61028-0216.

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  • Friday, February 06, 2015 3:46 PM

    FREEPORT–Nicholas R. Thomas, 86, of Freeport, died Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015, at Rockford Memorial Hospital.

    Memorial services will be held at 12 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, at United Presbyterian Church, with Pastor Kathleen Luke officiating.

    Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the time of services at the Church.

    A memorial has been established in his memory.

    Please sign Nick’s guestbook and share a memory at burketubbs.com.

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  • Thursday, February 05, 2015 10:27 AM

    HANOVER-Deborah J. Boris, 62, of Hanover, Illinois, passed onto heaven on Saturday, January 17th, 2015 in Rock Falls, Illinois with her family beside her.

    In lieu of flowers, donations for burial can be made to www.gofundme.com/kgqtw4.

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  • Tuesday, February 03, 2015 11:42 AM

    ROCKFORD–Rev. Msgr. Raymond Wahl, 87, JCD, PA, died Saturday, Jan. 31, at OSF St. Anthony Hospital, Rockford, after a brief illness.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, Feb. 6, at 11 a.m. at the Cathedral of St. Peter, 1243 North Church Street, Rockford.

    Visitation will be held from 3-8 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 5 at the church with rosary at 7:30 p.m. and visitation from 9:30-10:45 a.m. at the church prior to the Mass. Bishop David J. Malloy will be the main celebrant. Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery, Sterling.

    In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that memorials be given to Presence Cor Mariae Center at 3330 Mariae Linden Dr., Rockford, IL 61114, in his memory.

    Arrangements are being made by Anderson-Klontz-Long Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Ltd., 6825 Weaver Road, Rockford.

     

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  • Friday, January 30, 2015 1:49 PM

    GALENA–Doris Mae Truair, 89, of Galena, passed away Dec. 16, 2014, at Galena-Stauss Senior Care Community in Galena.

    A graveside service will be held in Pilot Knob Cemetery, rural Galena, at a later date.

     

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  • Monday, January 26, 2015 4:18 PM

    GALENA–RoseMary C. Meyer, 87, of Galena, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015 at the Galena-Stauss Serenity Room surrounded by family. Funeral mass will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 31, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m., Friday, Jan., 30, at Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. A parish rosary will be recited at 4 p.m. and the Catholic Daughters prayer service will follow. Online condolences may be left at www.furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Monday, January 26, 2015 4:09 PM

    EAST DUBUQUE–Bernard “B.L.” Murray, 89, of East Dubuque, and Punta Gorda, Fla., passed away peacefully surrounded by his family, Saturday, Jan. 24, at Manor Care Health Services, Dubuque, Iowa.

    Funeral Mass will be held at noon, Saturday, Jan. 31, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, East Dubuque. Friends may gather after 9 a.m. at the church. Burial will be in the East Dubuque cemetery where military rites will be accorded graveside by the American Legion Post 787 of East Dubuque. American Legion Post 787 will have their walk thru at 10 a.m. Cremation rites will be accorded at Bernie’s wishes.

    The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, is in charge of arrangements as James T. Furlong, owner, was a classmate and life-long friend of Bernie’s.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Monday, January 26, 2015 3:49 PM

    GALENA–Steven W. Paxton, 52, of Galena, died unexpectedly Monday, Jan. 19, 2015.

    Funeral service was held on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Burial will be held at a later date. Cremation rites have been accorded.

    Memorials may be given to NAMI of Dubuque, Iowa, and The Workshop of Galena.

    Online condolences may be left at www.furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Friday, January 23, 2015 2:51 PM

    ROSCOE–Frank Edward Hovar, Sr. 88, of Roscoe, died Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015, at his home, surrounded by his family.

    Funeral Mass was held at 10 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, at St. Bridget Church, 600 Clifford Avenue., Loves Park.

    Visitation was held from 4-7:30 p.m. with rosary at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 21, at Sunset Funeral Home, 8800 N. Alpine Road. and 1 hour prior to Mass at the church.  Interment was in Sunset Memorial Gardens.

    In lieu of flowers, please send contributions to: Northern Illinois Hospice and Grief Center, 4215 Newburg Road, Rockford, IL 61108.

    Online condolences may be submitted at www.sunsetfhmemgardens.com

     Click on name above for more information.

     
  • Wednesday, January 21, 2015 1:35 PM

    Hanover–Elizabeth “Betty” M. Pash, 90, of Hanover, died Tuesday, Jan. 13 at the Midwest Medical Center in Galena.

     
     
 
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