Bert Tranel

Posted 3/24/23

GALENA–Bert J. Tranel, 85, Galena, passed away on March 22, 2023, at his home.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, March 28, at St. Michael Catholic Church, Galena, where friends may call after 10:30 a.m. until the time of Mass. Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. Monday, March 27, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, where a parish rosary will be recited at 6:45 p.m. The burial will be in East Dubuque, Cemetery, East Dubuque. Military honors will be accorded graveside by members of the American Legion Post 787 of East Dubuque, VFW Post 2665 and American Legion Post 193 of Galena.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Michael Catholic Church, Galena, Catholic Relief Services, St. Jude’s Hospital or a charity of your choice.

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