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  • Wednesday, September 02, 2015 2:38 PM

    TUCSON, Ariz.–Una Wilhelmina (Einsweiler) Burrows of Tucson, Ariz., passed away peacefully on Aug. 28, 2015, at the age of 106.

    A memorial service will be held at St. Mark’s Presbyterian Church on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015, at 1 p.m.

    There will be an additional service in Galena, in the spring of 2016, as all she wanted to do was to “Go Home!”

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  • Monday, August 24, 2015 3:11 PM

    ELIZABETH–Michael S. “Wulf” Clifton, 67, of Elizabeth, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015, at University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City, Iowa.

    Services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 27 at the Haudenshield Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Cuba City, Wis. Burial in the Davenport Memorial Cemetery to be held at a later date.

    Friends may call on Thursday, Aug. 27 from 9 a.m. until time of services at the funeral home.

    In lieu of flowers a Michael S. “Wulf” Clifton Memorial Fund has been established.

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

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  • Monday, August 24, 2015 3:09 PM

    GALENA–Rosemary “Rosie” Kollman, 87, of Galena, died Aug. 22, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, Iowa.

    Friends may call from 4-7 p.m., Thursday Aug. 27, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, where the parish rosary will be held at 4 p.m. The Catholic Daughters of America service will follow the rosary.

    Funeral mass will be held Friday, Aug. 28 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Monday, August 17, 2015 4:23 PM

    Audrey E. (Bergman) Winter, 83, of Galena, passed away Monday, Aug. 17 at home.

    Public graveside services will be at 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 19 at Greenwood Cemetery in Galena, with Rev. Stacy Cavanaugh and Rev. Roy Lewis, a family friend officiating.

    There will be no public visitation. The Miller & Steinke Funeral Home of Galena is in charge of arrangements.

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  • Monday, August 17, 2015 3:26 PM

    Eugenia (Jeanne) Irene Trian, 83, passed away Monday, August 17 at her home after fighting long against the tragic aspects of Alzheimer’s.

    While the family privately says goodbye, we ask that you take time to show understanding and kindness in the life you know you have. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena is assisting the family.

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  • Tuesday, August 11, 2015 3:33 PM

    Cuba City, Wis.–Janet M. Bonich, 54, Cuba City, Wis., formerly of Galena, died Sunday, Aug. 9, at home.

    Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 13, at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Cuba City with Rev. David Flanagan officiating. Burial will be at a later date. Casey Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Cuba City is in charge of arrangements.

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  • Monday, August 03, 2015 11:42 AM

    DUBUQUE, Iowa–Kevin Robert Feldott, 61, of Dubuque, Iowa, peacefully lost his battle with cancer on Thursday, July 30, 2015, in the comfort of his home.

    A memorial will be held at Leonard Funeral Home, 2595 Rockdale Road, Dubuque, on Friday, Aug. 7, from 3-7 p.m. and a service will be held at 7 p.m. with the Rev. Dianne Grace of Hospice of Dubuque officiating. The family will be there to greet relatives and friends.

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  • Friday, July 31, 2015 11:33 AM

    GALENA–Victor G. “Rip” Knautz, 72, of Galena, passed away on July 26, 2015, after a three-year battle with lung cancer. 

    Vic requested no funeral arrangements, but rather a celebration of his life. The celebration will take place at noon until 6 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 8, at Recreation Park in Galena. Food will be provided and dad requests a few games of horseshoes be played.

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  • Friday, July 31, 2015 11:24 AM

    GALENA–Lois Jean Wienen, 67, of Galena, passed away Thursday, July 30, 2015, at her home after displaying a courageous battle in her fight against breast/bone cancer, surrounded by family and friends.

    Funeral mass will be 10:30 AM Monday, August 3 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church. Galena. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Galena. Friends may call from 1 to 5 PM Sunday, August 2 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena.

    A Lois Wienen memorial fund has been established.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Thursday, July 30, 2015 1:20 PM

    ELIZABETH–Viola Albrecht, 86, of Elizabeth, went to her heavenly home on Wednesday, July 29, 2015, while at the Elizabeth Nursing Home, Elizabeth.

    A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, August 3, at Faith Lutheran Church, Elizabeth. Burial will take place in Woodbine Cemetery, Woodbine. A visitation will be held from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. Sunday, August 2, at Law-Jones Funeral Home, Elizabeth. A second visitation will also be held from 9:30 until the time of the service at the church on Monday.

    A memorial fund has been established in Viola’s memory for Faith Lutheran Church.

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

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  • Wednesday, July 29, 2015 4:38 PM

    Norris “Cliff” Clifford Petersen passed on to the eternal heavenly realm on Sunday July 26, 2015 at Midwest Medical Center, Galena.

    A tentative date for a Celebration of Life is scheduled for October 16, 2015. Further details will follow, such as time and location.

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  • Tuesday, July 28, 2015 12:15 PM

    EAST DUBUQUE–Gerald J. “Bud” MacFarlane, 83, of East Dubuque, passed away at home on Sunday, July 26, 2015, surrounded by his loving family.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, July 31, 2015, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in East Dubuque, with Fr. Dean Smith officiating. Burial will be in the East Dubuque Cemetery.

    Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 30, 2015, and 9:00-9:45 a.m. on Friday, July 31, 2015, at Miller Funeral Home in East Dubuque, where the parish rosary will be recited at 3:30 p.m. Thursday.

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  • Monday, July 27, 2015 2:57 PM

    GALENA–Betty J. Holland, 65, of Galena, passed away Tuesday, July 21, 2015, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.

    Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday Aug. 1, at the Galena Bible Church. Friends may gather after 9 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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  • Monday, July 27, 2015 2:56 PM

    ROCKFORD–Florence “Poemie” Mary Knobbe Dimke, 91, passed away on July 24, 2015, at Independence Village, Rockford, surrounded by her family.

    A committal service will be held at 4 p.m., Thursday, July 30, in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Galena. There will be fellowship immediately following the committal service at Emmy Lou’s Restaurant, Galena.

    In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be sent to the Rockford Park District’s Foundation, Help Me Play Kids’ Fund.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Monday, July 27, 2015 2:54 PM

    ELIZABETH–Edward H. Freeman, 89, passed away at his home on July 25, 2015.

    Visitation will be after 9:30 a.m., Thursday, July 30, at the Miller and Steinke Funeral Home in Galena. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, with the Rev. Stacy Cavanaugh officiating. Burial will be in Prospect Hill Cemetery.

    In lieu of flowers, the family recommends a contribution to Hospice of Dubuque in Edwards’s name.

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  • Monday, July 27, 2015 2:48 PM

    EAST DUBUQUE–James E. “Jim” Leibold, 75, of East Dubuque, passed away on Friday, July 24, 2015, at UPH-The Finley Hospital in Dubuque, Iowa, with his loving family by his side. 

    Mass of Christian Burial was held Monday, July 27, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in East Dubuque, with the Rev. Dean Smith officiating.  Burial was in the East Dubuque Cemetery.

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  • Wednesday, July 22, 2015 3:12 PM

    GALENA–Rita V. Holland, 98, of Galena, passed away Tuesday, July 21, 2015, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.

    Funeral Mass will be held Friday, July 24, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Wednesday, July 22, 2015 11:18 AM

    GALENA–Boyd David Dean, 65, of Galena, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Friday, July 17, 2015.

    In keeping with his wishes, there will be no public visitation and burial of his ashes will be held at a later date. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena is assisting the family.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Monday, July 20, 2015 2:02 PM

    GALENA–Elwyn H. Meyer, 91, of Galena, passed away Saturday, July 18, 2015, at the Galena-Stauss Senior Care Community in Galena.

    Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, July 25, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

    Friends may call from 4-7 p.m., Friday ,July 24, at Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, a parish rosary will be recited at 4 p.m. Military honors will be accorded at graveside by Galena VFW Post 2665 and American Legion Post 193.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Monday, July 20, 2015 2:00 PM

    GALENA–Marguerite “Maggie” Auman, 91, of Galena, passed away Saturday, July 18, 2015, at Manor Care, Dubuque, Iowa.

    Funeral Mass will be held Tuesday, July 21, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena. Burial will be in the church cemetery. 

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Monday, July 13, 2015 3:42 PM

    Arlene M. Eadie, 94, of Elizabeth, passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 12 at the Elizabeth Nursing Home in Elizabeth.

    A funeral service will be held at 12:00 Noon, Thursday, July 16, 2015 at the First United Methodist Church, Elizabeth. Burial will take place in the Elizabeth Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10:00-12:00 Noon, prior to the funeral at the church.

     

    Online condolences and tributes may be left for the family at www.lawjonesfuneralhome.com. A memorial fund has been established in Arlene’s memory.

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  • Monday, July 13, 2015 11:58 AM

    WASHINGTON–Harold S. Wurster, 95, formerly of Washington, passed away peacefully Friday, July 10, 2015, at Elizabeth Nursing Home in Elizabeth.

    Graveside services for Harold were held Monday, July 13, at Glendale Cemetery in Washington, with Pastor Mike McCoskey officiating. Military rites will were accorded by the United States Army.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed for Harold to the Hopewell Grange.

    Online condolences to the family may be made at masonfuneralhomes.com.

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  • Friday, July 10, 2015 3:11 PM

    ELIZABETH–Wayne Allen Hesselbacher, 71, of Elizabeth, passed away Friday, July 10, 2015, at the Elizabeth Nursing Home in Elizabeth.

    A celebration of life service will be held Tuesday, July 14, at the First United Methodist Church in Elizabeth. Cremation rites will be accorded.

    In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Elizabeth Community Fire Protection District or the Elizabeth Community Ambulance Service.

    Friends and family are invited to share in Wayne’s memory at lawjonesfuneralhome.com.

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  • Thursday, July 09, 2015 1:29 PM

    EAST DUBUQUE–Mrs. Ed (Doris M.) Splinter, 73, of East Dubuque, passed away on Tuesday, July 7, 2015, at home surrounded by her loving family.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, July 13, at St. Mary’s Church in East Dubuque, with the Rev. Francis Steffen officiating.  Burial will be in the East Dubuque Cemetery.

    In lieu of flowers, a Doris M. Splinter memorial fund has been established.

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  • Monday, July 06, 2015 9:45 AM

    DUBUQUE, Iowa–Doris L. Sodemann, 92 of Dubuque, Iowa, formerly of Galena, passed away Thursday, July 2, 2015, at Stonehill Care Center, Dubuque. 

    Private family services will be held at a later date in Mt. Emblem Cemetery, Elmhurst. 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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  • Friday, July 03, 2015 9:50 AM

    GALENA–Lawrence “Larry” O’Reilly, 77, of Galena, passed away Wednesday, July 1, 2015, at the Epione Pavilion, Cuba City, Wis.

    Family and friends may gather from 2-6 p.m., Saturday, July 11, 2015, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Burial will be held at a later date. Cremation rites have been accorded.

    The family requests donations be made to Hospice of Dubuque in memory of Larry.

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  • Monday, June 22, 2015 11:37 AM

    GALENA–Donald James Anthony, 87 of Galena, passed away Saturday, June 20, 2015, at the Galena-Stauss Senior Care Community in Galena.

    A Celebration of Life will be held at 7 p.m., Thursday, June 25,  at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena.

    Friends may gather from 4-7 p.m., Thursday, June 25 at the funeral home until time of services. Military honors will be accorded by Galena VFW Post 2665 and American Legion Post 193 following the services. Burial will be held at a later date.

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Monday, June 22, 2015 11:36 AM

    HANOVER– Joe Simon Pash, 89, of Hanover died Saturday, June 20, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center in Dubuque IA surrounded by his family.

     
  • Monday, June 22, 2015 11:34 AM

    TUCSON, Ariz.–Deborah Ruth (Chapin) Becerra, 55, of Tucson, Ariz., formerly of Elizabeth, died unexpectedly at home on June 10, 2015, of complications due to lupus disease.

    Private services were held in Arizona; a family memorial service will be held at the Church of St. Mary, Elizabeth, in July.
     
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  • Friday, June 19, 2015 4:23 PM

    CHICAGO–James P. Mahoney, 76, of Chicago, formerly of Galena and Wilmette, passed away on June 18, 2015.

    Visitation will be held Wednesday, June 24, 3 p.m. until time of memory service at 6 p.m. at the Drechsler, Brown and Williams Funeral Home, 203 South Marion St., Oak Park. Interment will be private.

    In lieu of flowers, donations to the American Diabetes Association (diabetes.org) are appreciated. Funeral info: 708-383-3191 ordrechslerbrownwilliams.org.

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  • Thursday, June 18, 2015 9:03 AM

    HANOVER–William “Billy” D. Brink 65, of Hanover, passed away on Saturday, June 13, 2015, at the Galena-Stauss Senior Care Community in Galena.

    In keeping with his wishes, cremation rites will be accorded and services will be held at a later date. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, is assisting the family.  

    Online condolences maybe left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Thursday, June 18, 2015 9:02 AM

    GALENA– Jerald “Barney” Allen, 68, of Galena, died peacefully at home on Monday, Dec. 1, 2014, surrounded by family.

    A committal service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, June 27, 2015 in St. Michael’s Catholic Cemetery, Galena. Military honors will be accorded graveside by Galena VFW Post 2665 and American Legion Post 193. 

    A Celebration of Life picnic will be held immediately following at the Grey Eagle Pavilion Recreation Park, Galena. Food will be provided by the family. So bring a lawn chair, sit and relax and share some memories.  To honor Jerry’s love for muscle cars, motorcycles and vintage vehicles feel free to bring them out and show them off.

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  • Tuesday, June 16, 2015 12:15 PM

    Mary C. Mills, 80, of Dubuque, Iowa, passed away Saturday, June 13, 2015 at Mercy Medical Center with her family at her side.

    Visitation will be at 11:30 a.m. until services at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 17 at St. Raphael Cathedral Church in Dubuque, with Mass of Christian Burial at 1:30 p.m. at St. Raphael Cathedral with Msgr. Thomas Toale officiating. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery in Dubuque. There will be a luncheon to follow at the Garden Cafe, 801 Davis Street, Dubuque. Mary resided at the Windsor Apartments for the past two years and loved her new friends.

    Hoffmann-Schneider Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 1640 Main St. is assisting the family.

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

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  • Tuesday, June 16, 2015 11:12 AM

    Paul E. Deininger, age 43, of Amboy, died Thursday, June 4, 2015, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

    Funeral services were held on Monday June 8 in the Mihm-Jones Funeral Home in Amboy with the Rev. Frank Brozenec, officiating. Burial followed in Prairie Repose Cemetery.

    A memorial has been established. Condolences may be sent online at www.thejonesfh.com.

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  • Friday, June 12, 2015 3:10 PM

    GALENA–David H. Thiltgen, 66, of Galena, died Dec. 8 , 2014.

    Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, June 18, 2015, at the Nativity BVM Catholic Church in Menominee. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

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  • Wednesday, June 10, 2015 4:41 PM

    ELIZABETH–Frederick “Fred” Haas, age 96, of Elizabeth, died June 10 at home.

    A funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 13, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Elizabeth, with Reverend Michael Nesbit officiating. Burial will take place in Woodbine Cemetery, Woodbine, Illinois, with full military rites accorded by the Hanover and Elizabeth VFW. A visitation will be held from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. at the church prior to the service on Saturday, June 13. Family and friends are invited to share in Fred’s life and history at lawjonesfuneralhome.com.

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  • Friday, June 05, 2015 4:57 PM

    GALENA–James L. “Jamie” Herrick, 63, of Galena, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 3, 2015, at home after a long and courageous battle with cancer.

    Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, June 8, at the Miller and Steinke Funeral Home in Galena, with the Rev. Gloria Hopewell officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Galena. Visitation will be from 3-7 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home.

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

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  • Tuesday, June 02, 2015 2:28 PM

    GALENA–Thelma B. Hicks, 102, of Galena, formerly of Forreston, passed away on Sunday, May 31, at the Galena-Stauss Senior Care Community.

    Graveside services will be at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, June 5, at the Chapel Hill Memorial Park Cemetery in Dixon. The Miller & Steinke Funeral Home of Galena is in charge of arrangements. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

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

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  • Monday, June 01, 2015 4:39 PM

    ELIZABETH–Marilyn “Lynne” Hesselbacher, age 70, of Elizabeth, Illinois, passed away Sunday, May 31, 2015, at the Elizabeth Nursing Home, Elizabeth.

     A memorial service will be held 11 a.m., Friday, June 5, 2015, at the Elizabeth United Methodist Church. Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial visitation will be held 9-11 a.m. prior to the service at the church.

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  • Monday, June 01, 2015 3:07 PM

    GALENA–Catherine G. “Mitzie” Murphy, 85, of Galena, died Sunday, May 31, 2015, at the Galena-Stauss Senior Care Community in Galena.

    Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m., Tuesday, June 2 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, where the scripture wake service will be held at 4 p.m.

    Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m., June 3 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Galena. Burial will be in St. Michael Cemetery, Galena.

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  • Friday, May 29, 2015 3:13 PM

    STOCKTON–Benjamin F. “Ben” Meusel, 79, of Stockton, formerly of Galena, passed away at 12:30 a.m., Thursday, May 28, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center in Dubuque, Iowa.

    Visitation will be from 3:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Sunday at the Miller & Steinke Funeral Home in Scales Mound, IL.  Graveside committal services will be at Zion Presbyterian Church Cemetery at Schapville, IL, with Rev. Dottie Morrizo officiating.

    Graveside committal services will be held at Zion Presbyterian Church Cemetery at Schapville, with the Rev. Dottie Morrizo officiating.

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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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