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  • Gertrude M. Klopf
    Monday, January 15, 2018 2:08 PM

    STOCKTON–Gertrude M. Klopf, 88, Stockton, passed away Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 at FHN Memorial Hospital in Freeport.

    The funeral service will be held Wednesday, Jan. 17 at 11 a.m. at Christ Lutheran Church in Stockton, with a visitation before the service beginning at 10 a.m. Interment will take place at Ladies Union Cemetery in Stockton.

    A memorial fund has been established for Safe Haven Humane Society in Elizabeth, and for Christ Lutheran Church. Condolences may be shared at hermannfuneralhome.com.

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  • Monday, January 15, 2018 1:23 PM

    ELIZABETH–Joan “Jo Ann” Olmsted, 87, of Elizabeth, passed away Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, at the Elizabeth Nursing Home in Elizabeth.

    Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, at Law-Jones Funeral Home, Elizabeth. A memorial visitation will be held from 1-3 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial of ashes will take place at a later date.

  • Nancy Kay Meneguin
    Monday, January 15, 2018 1:22 PM

    GALENA–Nancy Kay Meneguin, 79, Galena, passed away peacefully Friday, Jan. 12, 2018 at Galena Stauss Senior Care Community.

    Funeral service will be 11:30 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena where friends may call after 9 a.m., until time of service. Burial will be in St. Michael’s Catholic Cemetery, Galena.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Shirley Wasmund
    Monday, January 15, 2018 12:21 PM

    GALENA–Shirley Wasmund, 78, Galena, passed away Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 at Galena Stauss Senior Community.

    Friends may gather from 5-7 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Burial will be held at a later date. Cremation rites have been accorded.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Edward “Ed” C. Sanderson
    Tuesday, January 09, 2018 4:10 PM

    GALENA–Edward “Ed” C. Sanderson, 88, lifetime resident of Galena, passed away Monday, Jan.  8, 2018 at Galena Stauss Senior Care Community surrounded by his loving family.

    Funeral mass will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, Jan. 12, 2018 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena. Friends may call from 4-7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena where a parish rosary will be recited at 4 p.m. Burial will be in the church cemetery where military honors will be accorded graveside by Galena VFW Post 2665 and American Legion Post 193.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Monday, January 08, 2018 1:43 PM
    ROCKFORD–Connie Garman, 70, Rockford, formerly of Hanover, passed away Monday, Jan. 1, 2018 at home. Online condolences may be left for the family at lawjonesfuneralhome.com.
  • Janet Nelson Schlitt
    Monday, January 08, 2018 1:40 PM

    FAIRBAULT, Minn.–Janet Nelson Schlitt, 73, died Dec. 26, 2017 in Fairbault, Minn.

    Visitation will be Wednesday, Jan. 10 at 11 a.m. at Miller and Steinke Galena Chapels with a service at 12:00 p.m. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery, Galena, immediately following the service.

    Online condolences may be left at galenachapels.com.

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  • Shirley A. Kaiser
    Monday, January 08, 2018 10:21 AM

    GALENA–Shirley A. Kaiser, 81, Galena and formerly of Menominee, passed away Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018 at her home.

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

    Funeral mass will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018 at Nativity BVM Catholic Church, Menominee, where friends may call after 9 a.m. at the church until time of mass. Burial will be in the church cemetery. 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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  • Marcia Havens
    Monday, January 08, 2018 10:14 AM

    ELIZABETH–Marcia Havens, 59, Elizabeth, passed away Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, at Mercy Medical Center in Dubuque, Iowa.

    A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 10, at the United Methodist Church in Elizabeth. Burial will take place in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Elizabeth. Visitation will take place from 4–7 p.m., Tuesday, Jan.  9, at Law-Jones Funeral Home in Elizabeth.

    In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to the Safe Haven Humane Society in Elizabeth or University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center in Marcia’s memory.

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

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  • Carl Schoenhard, Jr.
    Thursday, January 04, 2018 8:59 AM

    GALENA–Carl B. Schoenhard, Jr. of Galena, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018 at his home surrounded by his loving family.

    A celebration of life service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018 at Galena Bible Church. A celebration of life reception with family will be held from 4-7 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 5, 2018 at the Galena Bible Church. Burial will be at a later date. Cremation rites have been accorded. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena is assisting the family.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • William “Bill” Tippett
    Tuesday, January 02, 2018 3:08 PM

    ELIZABETH–William “Bill” Harry Tippett, 91, of rural Galena, died Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017 at the Elizabeth Nursing Home.

    A visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018 at the Law-Jones Funeral Home, Elizabeth. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 8, 2018 at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church in Elizabeth. A visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m., prior to the funeral service, at the church. Burial with military rites will take place in Greenwood Cemetery, Galena.

    Memorials may be given to Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church in Bill’s memory. Please visit lawjonesfuneralhome.com for more information.

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  • Daniel E. “Dan” Levens
    Tuesday, January 02, 2018 1:07 PM

    GALENA–Daniel E. “Dan” Levens, 79, of Galena, passed away Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017 at his home.

    Funeral mass will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Galena. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Military honors will be accorded graveside by Galena VFW Post 2665 and American Legion Post 193.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Pamela Picard
    Friday, December 29, 2017 2:15 PM

    AUSTIN, Texas–Pam was a gifted writer who pursued a professional career in communications that began in Chicago in 1975, and spanned direct marketing, advertising, A-V production, business television, PR-marketing as well as marketing communications strategy and development until her death on Dec. 21, 2017, at the age of 71.

    A celebration of Pam’s life is being held Jan. 13, 2017, at Gray Plantation, Evergreen Room, Lake Charles, from 2-5 in the afternoon.

    In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hemopet Canine Blood Bank; 6 Diagnostics (hemopet.org), Mobile Loaves and Fishes in Austin, Texas, and Ladies of Charity Lake Travis, Lakeway, Texas.

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  • Charles Asp
    Wednesday, December 27, 2017 11:10 AM

    GALENA–Charles H. Asp, 79, of Galena, lost his battle with cancer on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017.

    Private family services were held. Cremation rites have been accorded.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Safe Haven of Jo Daviess County, Hospice of Dubuque or The Northwestern Memorial Foundation.

    Online condolences may be left at galenachapels.com.

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  • Nancy Lee Crow
    Wednesday, December 27, 2017 11:07 AM

    GALENA–Nancy Lee Crow, 81, of Galena, passed away Saturday, Dec. 23, 2017 at Galena Stauss Senior Care Community.

    In keeping with her wishes, there will be no public visitation or services. She will be laid to rest next to her husband in Greenwood Cemetery, Galena.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Galena Foundation in memory of Nancy.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Mary Gertrude Donar
    Wednesday, December 20, 2017 1:23 PM

    MENOMINEE–Mary Gertrude (Richard) Donar, 88, of Menominee, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017, at home.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 23, 2017, at Nativity BVM Catholic Church, Menominee, with Rev. Dean Smith officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

    Visitation will be from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 22, 2017, at the Miller Funeral Home, East Dubuque, where the parish and St. Ann’s Society rosary will be recited at 3:15 p.m. Friday, and from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 23, at the Church.

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

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  • Wednesday, December 20, 2017 1:21 PM

    ELIZABETH–Joan “Jo Ann” Olmsted, 87, of Elizabeth, passed away Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, at the Elizabeth Nursing Home in Elizabeth.

    Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, at Law-Jones Funeral Home, Elizabeth. A memorial visitation will be held from 1-3 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial of ashes will take place at a later date.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Joan’s honor to the Erin E. Olmsted Scholarship Fund; 15336 TeeBrook Drive, Orland Park, Illinois 60462, or online at erinsaaimforchange.org.

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

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  • Edward E. “Eddie” Edwards
    Wednesday, December 20, 2017 12:28 PM

    SCALES MOUND–Edward E. “Eddie” Edwards, 62, of rural Scales Mound, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, at Midwest Medical Center in Galena.

    Memorial services will be 11:30 a.m. Thursday, December 21, 2017 at the Miller & Steinke Funeral Home in Scales Mound, where friends and relatives may call after 9:00 a.m. Thursday.

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

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  • Ernest W. Wieters Jr.
    Wednesday, December 20, 2017 12:20 PM

    GALENA–Ernest W. Wieters Jr., 90, of Galena, passed away Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017, at Epione Pavilion Southwest Health Center, Cuba City, Wis.

    Friends may call Friday, Dec. 22, 2017 from 4-7 p.m. at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. A committal service will be held graveside at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 23, 2017 at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Galena. Military honors will be accorded graveside by Galena VFW Post 2665 and American Legion Post 193.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Dean E. Wright
    Wednesday, December 13, 2017 4:30 PM

    STOCKTON–Dean E. Wright, 78, of Stockton, passed away at home on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017 after a courageous battle with cancer.

    There will be a celebration of life on Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017 at Calvary United Methodist Church in Stockton from 3-6 p.m. where food will be served.

    A memorial fund has been established with the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Condolences may be shared with Dean’s family at hermannfuneralhome.com.

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  • Muriel D. Bahr
    Tuesday, December 12, 2017 3:46 PM

    SHULLSBURG, Wis.–Muriel D. “Babe” Bahr, 87, of rural Shullsburg, Wis., passed away Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017 at home.

    Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Friday, Dec. 15, 2017 at the New Diggings Primitive Methodist Church, with Rev. Bill Vasey officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Galena.

    Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. on Thursday at the Miller & Steinke Funeral Home in Scales Mound, and after 9:00 a.m. on Friday at the church until the time of service.

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

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  • Tuesday, December 12, 2017 3:44 PM

    PAPILLION, Neb.–Miriam Bahr, 88, of Papillion, Neb., where she resided the past 2 years, passed away Dec. 9, 2017.

    A memorial service will be held Friday, Dec. 15, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. at John A. Gentleman Mortuaries Bellevue Chapel in Bellevue, Neb. Inurnment will be at Omaha National Cemetery. Memorials may be sent to Scales Mound United Methodist Church.

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  • Delos John “De” Welp
    Monday, December 11, 2017 1:52 PM

    GALENA–Delos John “De” Welp, 87, of Galena, died peacefully from natural causes with his family at his side on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at Galena-Stauss Senior Care Community, Galena.

    Funeral Mass will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, December 11, 2017 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, where a scripture wake service will begin at 4 p.m. Burial will be in the church cemetery where military honors will be accorded by VFW Post 2665 and American Legion Post 193.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Carolyn Pickard Handy
    Monday, December 04, 2017 12:13 PM

    BISMARCK, N.D.–Carolyn Pickard Handy, 91, of Bismarck, N.D., died on Dec. 2, 2017, in Bismarck.

    A memorial gathering will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, at Parkway Funeral Service, 2330 Tyler Parkway, Bismarck.

    Go to parkwayfuneral.com to share memories of Carolyn and sign the online guest book.

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  • James Edward Storjohann
    Monday, December 04, 2017 12:08 PM

    GALENA–James Edward Storjohann, 92, of Galena, formerly Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, at Midwest Medical Center, Galena with his daughter at his side.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Deborah “Deb” Louise Erickson
    Wednesday, November 29, 2017 3:39 PM

    GALENA–Deborah “Deb” Louise Erickson, 62 of Galena passed away Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017 at her home.

    Friends may gather from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. There will be no services and burial will be held in Greenwood Cemetery, Galena immediately following the gathering. Cremation rites have been accorded.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Patricia Kopper
    Wednesday, November 29, 2017 10:14 AM

    GALENA–Patricia Kopper, 92, of Galena, passed away Nov. 20, 2017.

    Cremation rites have been accorded with a burial at Prospect Hill Cemetery. Online condolences may be left at galenachapels.com.
     
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  • Nicholaus “Nic” Urban
    Monday, November 20, 2017 1:35 PM

    STOCKTON–Nicholaus “Nic” V. Urban, 23, of Stockton, died unexpectedly Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017.

    Friends may gather from 2-5 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 25, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena.

    A Celebration of Life will follow the gathering at Jug’s Main Street Tap, 200 North Main Street, Elizabeth. Cremation rites have been accorded.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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

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

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

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  • Friday, November 17, 2017 3:33 PM

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    A private family service and burial is planned.

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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

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

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

    Arrangements by Miller and Steinke Galena Chapels.

    Online condolences may be left at galenachapels.com.

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

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

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

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

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

    Online condolences may be made at houckfuneralhomes.com.

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

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

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

    Online condolences may be left at galenachapels.com.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Click on name above for more information.

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

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

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

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

    Click on name above for more information.

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