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  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015 2:20 PM

    HANOVER–Walter H. “Wally” Mercer, 61, of Hanover, died suddenly as the result of a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Thursday, May 21, 2015, in Jo Daviess County.

    Cremation Rites were accorded. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

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

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

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  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015 1:14 PM

    ELIZABETH–Rita L. Dittmar, 91, of Elizabeth, died Monday, May 25, 2015, at Midwest Medical Center in Galena.

    Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, May 30, at the Church of St. Mary, Elizabeth. Burial will take place in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Elizabeth.

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

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  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015 12:51 PM

    OWOSSO, Mich.–Jane A. Cordier, 81 of Owosso, Mich., passed away Saturday, May 23, 2015, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.

    Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 28, at Nelson-House Funeral Home in Owosso, Mich. with Pastor Mark Kincaid officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.

    Memorial contributions are suggested to Memorial Healthcare Hospice.

    Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelson-house.com.

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  • Tuesday, May 26, 2015 9:25 AM

    GALENA–William D. “Bill” Burroughs, 81, of Galena, formerly of Menominee, passed away on Friday, May 22, 2015, at the Galena-Stauss Senior Care Community in Galena.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 27, 2015, at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Galena, with the Rev. David Reese officiating. Burial will be in Nativity BVM Cemetery at Menominee, where military honors will be accorded by members of VFW  Post 2665.

    Visitation will be from 3:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday at the Miller Funeral Home in East Dubuque and after 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday at St. Michael’s Church in Galena. The Knights of Columbus Rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home.

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  • Friday, May 22, 2015 12:42 PM

    MOUNT PROSPECT–Kathleen McGovern Straus, 62, of Mount Prospect, died Wednesday, May 20, 2015.

    Visitation will be held Tuesday, May 26 at St. Andrew Church, 3546 N. Paulina, Chicago from 10:00 a.m. to 12 noon with a mass at 12 noon. Interment will be private. Please omit flowers; mass cards preferred.

    Arrangements by Cooney Funeral Home, 847-685-1002; cooneyfuneralhome.com.

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  • Wednesday, May 20, 2015 11:35 AM

    SCALES MOUND–Elizabeth “Betty Rae” Baus Holland, 86, of Scales Mound, died May 18, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, Iowa.

    Visitation will be held on Friday, May 22 from 2 pm until 8 pm at the Miller-Steinke Funeral Home in Scales Mound, IL and on Saturday from 9:30 am until 10: 45 am at St. Joseph’s Church, Apple River. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, May 23 at 11:00 am at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Apple River, IL. Burial will follow in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Apple River, IL. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to a charity of one’s choice or the memorial fund that has been established in Betty’s memory.

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  • Monday, May 18, 2015 2:38 PM

    ELIZABETH–Phillip H. “Phil” Williams Jr., 68, of Elizabeth, and formerly of Dubuque, Iowa, died peacefully at home on Thursday, May 14, 2015.

    Graveside burial services with full military honors by American Legion Post 6 will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 20, at Dubuque Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

    Friends may call from 4-7 p.m., Tuesday, May 19, at the Leonard Funeral Home and Crematory, 2595 Rockdale Road, Dubuque.

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  • Monday, May 18, 2015 2:36 PM

    GALENA–Patrick M. McGuire, 53 of Galena, passed away suddenly at his home Friday, May, 15, 2015.

    Family and friends may gather from 5-8 p.m., Thursday, May 21, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Burial will be held at a later date. Cremation rites have been accorded.

    The family requests no flowers.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Friday, May 15, 2015 2:01 PM

    GALENA–Ruth M. Lutzow, 81, of Galena, passed away Wednesday, May 13, 2015,  at home.

    Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 16, at 12:00 (noon) at St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Galena, with The Rev. Dr. Fred Baltz officiating. Visitation will be from 9:00 – 11:45 a.m. on Saturday at the church. The Miller & Steinke Funeral Home of Galena is in charge of arrangements.

    Memorials may be given to St. Matthew Lutheran Church.

    Ruth’s family wishes to express their appreciation to Dr. Eric Engelman and staff, Mercy Medical Center 3-West nurses and staff and to Hospice of Dubuque for the wonderful care provided to Ruth.

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

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  • Wednesday, May 13, 2015 3:25 PM

    ELIZABETH–Walter E. Ege, 79, of Elizabeth, died Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center in Dubuque, Iowa.

    Funeral services were held Saturday, May 9, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Elizabeth. Burial was in the Elizabeth Cemetery. 

    Memorials may be given to St. Paul Lutheran Church in Elizabeth in Walter’s memory.

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

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  • Wednesday, May 13, 2015 3:23 PM

    GALENA–Teresa C. Durling, 77, of Galena, passed away Monday, May 11, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, Iowa.

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

    The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena is assisting the family.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Wednesday, May 13, 2015 3:11 PM

    GURDON, Ark.–Donna Marie Gentry, 72, of Gurdon, Ark., went to be with the angels after a fierce battle with cancer on Friday, March 6, 2015.

    A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 23 at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Galena.

    Friends may gather at 1:30 p.m. at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Friday, May 08, 2015 2:22 PM

    GALENA–Elaine A. Olson, 83, of Galena, passed away Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at the Galena-Stauss Senior Care Community in Galena.

    Funeral service will be 11 AM, Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Burial of the cremated remains will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Galena. Friends may call from 4 to 7 PM, Monday, May 11, 2015 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Friday, May 08, 2015 12:35 PM

    EFFINGHAM–Ronald L. “Ron” Westemeier, 80, of Effingham, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 28, 2015, at Heartland Christian Village in Neoga, surrounded by his loving family.

    Funeral services were held Thursday, April 30, at Hall Funeral Chapel in Effingham. Burial was in St. Anthony Cemetery.

    Memorials may be made to the Ballard Nature Center.

    Condolences may be left online at hallfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Monday, May 04, 2015 2:17 PM

    ELIZABETH–Virginia Dee Hill, 57, Elizabeth, passed away Sunday, May 3, 2015 at Midwest Medical Center, Galena. 

    A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m., Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at Law-Jones Funeral Home, Elizabeth. A visitation will be held from 1 to 3 p.m., prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will take place at 2 p.m., Friday, May 8, in the Murray Cemetery, Murray, Iowa. A memorial fund has been established in Virginia’s memory. Online condolences may be left for the family at lawjonesfuneralhome.com.

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  • Monday, May 04, 2015 2:05 PM

    Robert J. “Bob” Martin, 74, of Hazel Green, Wis., passed away Saturday, May 2, 2015 at home.

    A Celebration of Life will be held 11 a.m., Friday, May 8, at the Hazel Green United Methodist Church, Hazel Green. Burial will be at a later date. A gathering will be held from 4 to 8 p.m., Thursday, May 7, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Cremation rites have been accorded.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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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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