• Diane Hoftender
    Friday, February 05, 2016 10:36 AM

    GALENA–Diane M. Hoftender, 68, of Galena, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, at her home after a courageous battle with cancer.

    Funeral services will be at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 8, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Friends may call from 1 to 4 p.m., Sunday, February 7, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel. Cremation rites will follow the funeral service. Burial will be held at a later date in Nativity B.V.M. Cemetery, Menominee.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Jeffrey Tendick
    Friday, February 05, 2016 9:15 AM

    WESTMONT–Jeffrey Scott Tendick, 64, of Westmont, formerly of Galena, passed away Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016.

    A celebration of his life will be held from 12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 6 at the Westmont Community Center, 55 E. Richmond St., Westmont. All community members and friends who knew Jeffrey throughout his life are welcome to attend. Those would like to leave their sympathies, share memories or photos can do so online at jeffreytendick.com.

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  • Thursday, February 04, 2016 12:29 PM

    GALENA–James “Jim” L. Buziecki, 68, Galena, died Jan. 16, 2016.

    Services were held Jan. 21 at the Modell Funeral Home, Darien. Interment was private.

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  • William Brickner
    Thursday, February 04, 2016 10:59 AM

    SCALES MOUND–William D. “Bill” Brickner, 79, of Scales Mound, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, at Midwest Medical Center in Galena.

    Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 6, at Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, Schapville, with Pastor David Vidler officiating. Burial will be in St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery, Guilford Township.

    Visitation is from 2:00-8:00 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 5, and after 10:00 a.m. on Saturday at Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church. The Miller & Steinke Funeral Home of Scales Mound is in charge of arrangements.

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

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  • Nicholas Hilby
    Monday, February 01, 2016 2:27 PM

    MENOMINEE–Nicholas R. “Nick” Hilby, 31, of Menominee, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, at home of natural causes.

    A prayer service was held Monday, Feb. 1, at the Nativity BVM Church at Menominee. Burial was in the church cemetery.

    A Nicholas R. Hilby memorial fund has been established.

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

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  • Marion Parker
    Thursday, January 28, 2016 4:07 PM

    Stockton–Marion Parker, age 98 of Stockton, died January 27, 2016 at the Elizabeth Nursing Home.

    The funeral service will be held Saturday, February 6th at 11:00 am at the Hermann Funeral Home in Stockton with visitation beginning at 9:30 am. Interment will take place at the Morseville Cemetery in Stockton. A memorial fund has been established. Condolences may be shared with her family at www.hermannfuneralhome.com.

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  • Joseph Dieschbourg
    Wednesday, January 27, 2016 4:27 PM

    GALENA–Joseph Dieschbourg, 64, of Galena passed away suddenly, January 20, while on a cruise, snorkeling in the Cayman Islands.

    Funeral services will be held at Colonial-Wojciechowski Funeral Home in Niles. He will be buried at All Saints Cemetery in Des Plaines.

    The family plans to have an additional “Celebrations of Life” service in Galena for all his local friends, which will be announced at a later date.

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  • Monday, January 25, 2016 2:39 PM

    EVANSTON–Donald K. Prentiss, 75, of Evanston,  died Friday, Jan. 22, 2016.

    Memorial services will be held Saturday, Jan. 30, at 3 p.m. at the Wm. H. Scott Funeral Home, 1100 Greenleaf Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091. Interment will be private.

    Info at wmscottfuneralhome.com or 847-251-8200.
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  • Friday, January 22, 2016 3:38 PM

    TINLEY PARK–Dorothy A. (Ultsch) Marcotte, 86, of Tinley Park.

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  • Monday, January 18, 2016 3:03 PM

    DUBUQUE, Iowa–Jeannette M. Brenner, 82, of Dubuque, Iowa, died Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016, at Dubuque Specialty Care.

    Funeral services will be at 11:30 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 21 at the Egelhof, Siegert and Casper Westview Funeral Home and Crematory, 2659 Kennedy Road, Dubuque, where visitation will be held Wednesday from 2-8 pm. Burial will be in Linwood Cemetery.

    Memorials may be made to Jeannette Brenner Memorial Fund.

    For further information, or to leave an online condolence for the family, please visit egelhofsiegertcasper.com.

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  • Monday, January 18, 2016 3:00 PM

    SAVANNA–A family; mother, Haylee Hovis, 22; father, Scott Link, 26; baby daughter, Raelynn, 1; and their baby to be born, died Saturday morning, Jan. 16, 2016, as the result of a single vehicle accident near Hanover. Condolences may be shared at lawjonesfuneralhome.com.

    A memorial gathering will be held from 3:00-7:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 20, at the Law-Jones Funeral Home, Savanna.

  • Daniel O’Keefe
    Monday, January 18, 2016 2:52 PM

    GALENA–Daniel R O’Keefe, 70, passed away suddenly in his home in Galena.

    Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena. Friends may call after 10 a.m. at the church. Burial will be held at a later date. Cremation rites have been accorded.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Edward McCarthy
    Friday, January 15, 2016 1:46 PM

    GALENA–Edward F. “Bitsy” McCarthy, 88, of Galena, passed away with his loving family by his side, Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, at Galena-Stauss Senior Care Community in Galena.

    Funeral Mass will be held 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 19, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena. Friends may gather from 4 to 7 p.m., Monday, January 18, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel in Galena, and after 10 a.m. at the church on Tuesday. A scripture wake service will be held at 4 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Military honors will be accorded by Galena VFW Post #2665 and American Legion Post #193 immediately following the funeral mass at church. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Cremation rites have been accorded. 

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  • Thursday, January 14, 2016 1:48 PM

    OKEECHOBEE, Fla.–Doris L. Morehead, 98, of Okeechobee, Fla., formerly of Sterling, completed her life’s journey on Jan. 11, 2016.

    Burial was in Okeechobee. The Buxton Bass Funeral Home assisted the family.

    There will be a homecoming/memorial service in Sterling this spring at a date to be determined. For information call Steve at 815-777-0513.

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  • John Reddington
    Monday, January 11, 2016 3:02 PM

    SCALES MOUND–John J. Reddington, 80, of Scales Mound, passed away surrounded by his family, Friday, Jan. 8, 2016, at Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, Iowa.

    Funeral service will be held Wednesday, Jan. 13, at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral chapel and burial will be in the Council Hill Cemetery rural Scales Mound.

    Friends may call from 3-8 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 12, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel in Galena.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • LeRoy Fields
    Monday, January 11, 2016 3:00 PM

    SHULLSBURG, Wis.–LeRoy R. Fields, 83, of Shullsburg, passed away on Jan. 8, 2016, at Memorial Hospital of Lafayette County in Darlington, Wis,

    A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, Jan. 14, at 11 a.m., at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church (344 N. Judgment St., Shullsburg) with Rev. Joji Reddy officiating. Burial will be in St. Matthew’s Cemetery where military graveside rites will be accorded by McCann-Richards American Legion Post 105 of Shullsburg. A visitation will be held Wednesday, Jan. 13, from 4-8 p.m. at Erickson Funeral Home (235 N. Judgment St., Shullsburg) where a scripture service will be held at 4 p.m. and on Thursday, Jan. 14 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 LeRoy’s name.

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  • Friday, January 08, 2016 4:27 PM

    ELIZABETH–Dorothy J. Ellinor, 84, of Stockton, formerly of Derinda, died Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016, at her home, surrounded by her family.

  • Beryle Mullen
    Monday, January 04, 2016 2:03 PM

    SHULLSBURG, Wis.–Beryle Jean Mullen, 91, of Shullsburg, Wis., passed away Monday, Dec. 14, 2015, at her home.

    Funeral services were held, Friday, Dec. 18, 2015, at the Furlong Funeral Home, Shullsburg, with Pastor Jeff Meyer officiating. Burial was held in Evergreen Cemetery, Shullsburg.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Dean Hartlep
    Monday, January 04, 2016 2:02 PM

    DUBUQUE, Iowa–Dean E. Hartlep, 47 of Dubuque, Iowa, passed away on Dec. 29, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque.

    The family requests no flowers. A Dean Hartlep memorial fund will be established.

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  • Carl Trebian
    Monday, January 04, 2016 1:57 PM

    GALENA–Carl Michael Trebian, 58, of Galena, passed away Friday, Jan. 1, 2016, at the Galena Stauss Senior Care Community, Galena, after a courageous battle with cancer.

    Funeral service will be 7 PM, Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena where friends may gather after 4 P.M. Military honors will be accorded by Galena VFW Post 2665 and American Legion Post 193 immediately following the services on Tuesday. A private family burial will be held at a later date in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Galena. Cremation rites have been accorded.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Dorothy Musselman
    Thursday, December 31, 2015 1:28 PM

    HANOVER–Dorothy Musselman, 78, of Hanover, died Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015, at the Lena Living Center, Lena.

    A funeral service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, January 2, 2016 at Hanover United Presbyterian Church with Pastor Cathy Morris officiating. Visitation will be held from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, January 2, 2016 prior to the service at the church. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Hanover.

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

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  • Thomas Shellhorn
    Monday, December 28, 2015 2:11 PM

    GALENA-—Thomas J. “Tom” Shellhorn, 70, of Galena, passed away Friday, Dec. 25, 2015, at Midwest Medical Center, Galena, at 9:45 p.m.

    Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 30, at the Miller and Steinke Funeral Home in Galena, with the Rev. Jim McCrea officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery at a later date.

    Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 29 at the funeral home.

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  • Monday, December 28, 2015 2:10 PM

    SAVANNAH, Ga.–Joseph M. Gassen, 59, of Savannah, Ga., and formerly of Galena, went home to our Lord on Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015, at Hospice Savannah House.

     A Mass and burial will take place in Galena at a later time.
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  • Socorro Vasquez de Velasco O.
    Monday, December 28, 2015 2:07 PM

    GALENA–Socorro Vasquez de Velasco O., 74, of Galena, passed away Friday, Dec. 25, 2015, after a seven-month battle with Guillain-Barre Syndrome.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 30, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena, with Celebrant the Rev. Christopher Kuhn and Con-Celebrants, the Rev. David Reese, the Rev. Stanislaw Kos and the Rev. Max Lasrado. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

    Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. prior to the funeral Mass on Wednesday, Dec. 30. A parish rosary will be recited at 9:45 a.m. by St. Mary’s Altar and Rosary Society. 

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  • James Furlong
    Thursday, December 24, 2015 3:25 PM

    James T. “Digger” Furlong, 91, of Galena passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 23, 2015 at Stonehill Care Center, Dubuque, Iowa after a long battle with Alzheimer’s.

    Funeral mass will be 10:30 AM, Monday, December 28, 2015 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Galena. Friends may call from 1 to 4 PM Sunday, December 27, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Burial will be in Vinegar Hill Cemetery, Galena. Military honors will be accorded graveside by Galena VFW Post #2665 and American Legion Post #193.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Henry Bunyer
    Thursday, December 24, 2015 3:21 PM

    GALENA–Henry L. “Shady” Bunyer, 96, of Galena, passed away Dec. 21, 2015, at the Galena-Stauss Senior Care Community in Galena.

    Funeral mass will be 11 AM, Saturday, December 26, 2015 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena. Friends may call after 9:30 AM at the church. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena is assisting the family.

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  • Robert Brotheridge
    Monday, December 21, 2015 3:43 PM

    GALENA –Robert P. “Bob” Brotheridge, 77, of Galena, passed away peacefully with family at his side after a brief battle with lung cancer on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015. 

    Friends may greet the family on Tuesday, Dec. 22, at the Furlong Funeral Home from 3-7 p.m., where the Knights of Columbus will hold a prayer service at 7 p.m.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be at St. Michael’s Catholic Church on Wednesday, Dec. 23, at 10:30 a.m., with Celebrant the Rev. David Reese, Con-Celebrants the Rev. Jack Dennerlein and the Rev. Kos. Burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery in Galena.

    Memorials may be made to St. Michael’s Church, the Galena Food Pantry, the Galena EMS or Hospice of Dubuque.

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  • Marvin Palm
    Friday, December 18, 2015 4:17 PM

    PEKIN–Marvin Walter Palm, 78, of Pekin, formerly of Galena, passed away at Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015, at Unity Point Health–Methodist in Peoria. 

    Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 21, at St. John’s (Sand Prairie) Lutheran Church in rural Green Valley, with Pastor Chris Sansom, Pastor Kevin Bueltmann and William Krueger, DCE, officiating. Visitation will be from 1 to 3 p.m., Sunday at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin, and also from 10 to 10:45 a.m. Monday at the church. Burial will be in Sand Prairie Cemetery in rural Green Valley. 

    Memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Lutheran Church, 13443 Townline Road, Green Valley, IL 61534; Alzheimer’s Association, Central Illinois Chapter, 612 West Glen Avenue, Peoria, IL 61614 or to American Cancer Society, 4234 North Knoxville Avenue, Peoria, IL 61614. 

    To express condolences online, visit www.preston-hanley.com.

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  • Mabel Ferguson
    Friday, December 18, 2015 4:06 PM

    EVERETT, Wash.–Mabel May (Ward) Ferguson, 97, died Nov. 23, 2015, in Everett, Wash., surrounded by her family.

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  • Kenneth Hoppe
    Friday, December 18, 2015 3:55 PM

    ELIZABETH–Kenneth John Hoppe, 59, of Elizabeth, passed away Sunday, Dec. 13, 2015.

    Services are pending.

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  • Thomas Ballard
    Thursday, December 17, 2015 10:15 AM

    FT. MYERS, Fla.–Thomas “Tom” Brian Ballard, 56, of Ft. Myers, Fla., formerly Hanover, passed away Friday, Dec. 11, 2015 in Ft. Myers.

    Memorial service will be held Jan. 29, 2016, in Ft. Myers, at the Veterans Club of America. Burial will take place at a later time.

    In lieu of cards or flowers, memorials may be given to the Veterans Club of America, 16701 San Carlos Blvd, Ft. Myers, Fla. in Tom’s memory.

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  • Lorraine Haas
    Monday, December 14, 2015 2:58 PM

    ELIZABETH–Lorraine Ellen Haas, 90, of Elizabeth, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family, Sunday, December 13, 2015 at the Elizabeth Nursing Home.

    A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, December 19, 2015 at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Elizabeth. Burial will take place in the Woodbine Cemetery, Woodbine. Visitation will be held from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Friday, December 18, 2015 at the church. A second visitation will also be held from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. prior to the service on Saturday, at the church. In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to the church in Lorraine’s memory. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.lawjonesfuneralhome.com.

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  • Friday, December 11, 2015 4:33 PM
    HANOVER–Lynn C. Eadie, 72, Hanover, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015, at the Midwest Medical Center in Galena.
  • Friday, December 11, 2015 4:30 PM

    MORTON–Robert I. Reigle, 74, of Morton, formerly of Galena, passed away Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

    Cremation will be accorded. Private family services will be held at a later date.

    Knapp-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Morton is handling arrangements.

    Memorial contributions may be made to the Morton Community Foundation, 105 E. Jefferson St., Morton, Ill. 61550, for the veterans memorial to be built in the new downtown plaza in Morton.

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  • Wendell Roberts
    Tuesday, December 08, 2015 11:20 AM

    ELIZABETH–Wendell Gene Roberts, 78, died as the result of a workshop related accident near his home in Elizabeth, Illinois.

    A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, December 11, 2015 at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Elizabeth, with Pastor Mike Nesbit officiating. A visitation will be held from 10:00-11:00 a.m., prior to the service, at the church. Burial will take place in Woodbine Cemetery. A visitation will be held from 4:00-7:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 10, 2015 at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Elizabeth.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Elizabeth Ambulance Association, the Elizabeth Fire Department or St. Paul Lutheran Church in Wendell’s memory. Friends may share in Wendell’s life at www.lawjonesfuneralhome.com.

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  • Monday, December 07, 2015 4:11 PM

    EAST DUBUQUE–Judith “Judi” A. Reifsteck, 65, East Dubuque, formerly of Hanover, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 3. 2015, at home. Keep checking galenagazette.com or next week's Gazette for more information.

  • Robert Hoppe
    Friday, December 04, 2015 1:37 PM

    ELIZABETH–Robert Henry Hoppe, 60, of Elizabeth, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015, after a courageous battle with cancer.

    Services will be held in Ft. Myers, Fla.
     
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  • Vincent Busch
    Thursday, December 03, 2015 12:02 PM

    GALENA–Vincent G. Busch, 96, of Galena, was called to Heaven on Tuesday, Nov. 24.

    Funeral Mass will be held at noon, Saturday Dec. 12 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena. Friends may gather after 10 a.m. at the church. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Galena. Cremation rites have been accorded.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Mildred Doyle
    Wednesday, December 02, 2015 2:11 PM

    HAZEL GREEN, Wis.–Mildred Heim Doyle, 86, of rural Hazel Green, Wis., passed away at her home with her daughter, Mary, and her dog by her side on Nov. 30, 2015.

    In accordance with her wishes, a private funeral Mass will be held at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Galena. Burial will be in the church cemetery. 

    Memorials may be directed to her daughter Mary.  They will be used for Masses, the charity of the donor’s choice, or will be given to Pilot Knob Cemetery, c/o John Schultz, treasurer, 362 N. Pilot Knob Road, Galena, IL 61036 and the Hazel Green Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 407, Hazel Green, WI  53811 in Mildred’s name.

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  • Monday, November 30, 2015 3:45 PM

    GALENA–Tacie Lee Campbell, 83, of Galena, passed away peacefully with her two sons, Robert and Michael, at her side on Oct. 22, 2015, at the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City, Iowa.

    Please join us in Tacie’s honor at the National River Boat Museum in Dubuque, Iowa, on Dec. 12, 2015, from 5-7 p.m. for a celebration of her life. Please use the entrance by the Big Paddle Wheel.

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  • Monday, November 30, 2015 3:43 PM

    STOCKTON, Calif.–Dr. Hazel Hill, 66, formerly of Council Hill, died Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, at St. Joseph Hospital, Stockton, Calif., after suffering a massive stroke, with her husband and family by her side.

    A private celebration of Hazel’s life will be held in the spring.

    The family is requesting that memorials, in Hazel’s name, be made to Grant Hill Cemetery in Council Hill, C/O Carla Stadel, 1344 E. Schapville Road, Elizabeth, IL 61028.

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  • Friday, November 27, 2015 2:02 PM

    ST. PETE BEACH, Fla.–Gunther Jakel, 87, of St. Pete Beach, Fla., passed away Nov. 17, 2015, after a long fight with cancer.

    A gathering will be held from 10 a.m. until noon, Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Cremation services were held in Florida.  A private family burial will be held at a later date. 

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  • Wednesday, November 25, 2015 11:50 AM

    KENOSHA, Wis.–Dorothy Brinkman,90, of Kenosha, Wis., passed away on Nov. 20, 2015, at Hospice House, Pleasant Prairie, Wis.

    In accordance with Dorothy’s wishes, private funeral services will be held.

    In lieu of flowers, memorial remembrances to Hospice Alliance, Inc., 10220 Prairie Ridge Blvd., Pleasant Prairie, Wis. 53158 (hospicealliance.org) or a charity of your choice, would be appreciated.

    Online condolences to: piasecki-althaus.com.

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  • Wednesday, November 25, 2015 11:19 AM

    GALENA–Cletus C. Tranel, 82, of Galena, formerly of Menominee, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, at home.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday, Nov. 28, at the Nativity BVM Church, Menominee, with the Rev. Dean Smith officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery, where military honors will be accorded by members of American Legion Post 787 of East Dubuque.

    Visitation will be held from 2-7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 27 and from 8:45-9:45 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 28 at the Miller Funeral Home in East Dubuque, where complete arrangements are pending.

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

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  • Tuesday, November 24, 2015 4:34 PM

    ELIZABETH–Thomas C. Wild, 70, passed away on Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at the Elizabeth Nursing Home, Elizabeth.

    A Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 28, 2015 at the Holy Cross Catholic Church, Stockton, Illinois. Visitation will be held 9:00 to 11:00 a.m., prior to the service at the church. Burial will take place in Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery, Stockton. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.lawjonesfuneralhome.com.

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  • Tuesday, November 24, 2015 9:59 AM
    ELIZABETH–Irene Crandall, 87, of Elizabeth, passed away peacefully Nov. 19, 2015, with her loving husband, John by her side.
  • Monday, November 23, 2015 2:36 PM

    GALENA–Patricia “Lady” Fallon Doyle, 90, of Galena, passed away Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015, at the Elizabeth Nursing Home.

    A gathering will be held from noon until 2 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Cremation rites have been accorded. Burial will be held at a later date.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Monday, November 16, 2015 2:17 PM

    GALENA–Lary L. Sommers, 75 of Galena, passed away Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015, at his home.

    A celebration of life will be held at noon, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Family and friends may gather after 11 a.m. at the funeral chapel. In keeping with his wishes, cremation rites were accorded. Burial will be at a later date.

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  • Monday, November 16, 2015 2:08 PM

    FAIRPLAY, Wis.–Bernice C. Fleege, 89, of Fairplay, Wis., died Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015.

    Visitation will be from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 17 and from 10 - 10:45 a.m. on Wednesday at the Miller Funeral Home in East Dubuque, where the Parish Prayer Service will be at 3:45 p.m. and members of the Menominee-Dunleith Fire Department will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015, at St. Joseph’s Church, Sinsinawa, Wis., with the Rev. Ken Frisch and the Rev. Ron Kruel officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

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

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  • Friday, November 13, 2015 11:20 AM

    OSPREY, Fla.–Helen Joan Allen, 86, formerly of Galena, passed  away on Oct. 29, 2015, in Sarasota, Fla., with her family by her side.

    A funeral Mass was held in Joan’s parish, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Nov. 3, 2015, in the town in which she resided, Osprey, Fla. Burial was in Rose Hill Cemetery, Chicago, Nov. 6, with the Rev. Vincent Costello, pastor of Holy Cross Church, her former parish, in Deerfield.

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