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  • Roger Stoddard
    Friday, May 18, 2018 2:38 PM
    ROCKFORD–Roger Laurin “One Putt” Stoddard, born March 15, 1947, to Laurin and Elsie Stoddard, passed away May 16, after a month-long roller coaster ride following a stroke.

    A public visitation will be held at Woodbine Bend, 3500 East Center Road, Stockton, on Sunday May 27, from 2-4 p.m. followed by a private family gathering.

    In lieu of flowers, we ask that you do a good deed for another and make a donation to a local food pantry such as Roger’s favorite, FACC, 514 South Chicago Ave., Freeport, IL 61032.

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  • Lynda Jane Ausmus
    Tuesday, May 15, 2018 4:37 PM

    GALENA–Lynda Jane Ausmus, 77, Galena, passed away Sunday, May 13, at home.

    Graveside services will be held at a later date in Oakwood Cemetery, Macomb.

    The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, is assisting the family.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Jerry Lopp
    Monday, May 14, 2018 2:37 PM

    SCALES MOUND–Jerry R. Lopp, 74, Scales Mound, passed away on Friday, May 11 at home surrounded by his family.

    Funeral services will be 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at the Miller & Steinke Funeral Home in Scales Mound, with Pastor Elizabeth Rutherford officiating. Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Scales Mound Township Cemetery. Friends and family may call from 2-7 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home.

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

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  • Anni Price
    Monday, May 14, 2018 2:35 PM

    PEORIA, Ariz.–In loving memory of Anni (Weber) Price, 74, who passed away Tuesday, May 8, in Peoria, Ariz.

    A memorial service will be held May 30 in Peoria, Ariz.

    Anyone wishing to send condolences or sentiments may do so to: The Family of Anni Price c/o Janet Potter, 3655 W. Anthem Way, A109-279, Anthem, Ariz. 85086.

    Memorials may be sent to Faith Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 423, Elizabeth, IL 61028.

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  • Edith Mensendike
    Friday, May 11, 2018 10:42 AM

    STOCKTON–Edith Mensendike, 90, Stockton, passed away Thursday, May 10, 2018, at Waverly Place Nursing Facility, Stockton.

    A funeral service will be held 11 a.m., Wednesday, May 16, at the Calvary United Methodist Church, Stockton. Interment will take place in the Elizabeth Cemetery at a later date. Visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. at the church prior to the service.

    Memorials may be given in Edith’s honor to the Stockton Library or Calvary United Methodist Church. Family and friends are invited to share in Edith’s life at lawjonesfuneralhome.com.

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  • Eric Lieberman
    Thursday, May 10, 2018 2:23 PM

    GALENA–Eric Joseph Lieberman, 67, Galena, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, May 8, at Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, Iowa.

    A celebration of life will be held at 6 p.m., Monday, May 14, 2018, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena and where friends may gather after 5 p.m. until time of service.

    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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  • Ann Mosher
    Wednesday, May 09, 2018 2:29 PM

    ROCKFORD–Anne M. Mosher, 67, Rockford, passed away Sunday, May 6, at Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, Iowa.

    Funeral service will be 4 p.m., Saturday, May 12, 2018, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, where friends may call after 2 p.m. until time of service. Cremation rites will follow the service. Burial will be held at a later date.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

    Memorial donations may be made to JDRF, the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation or to the family at Illinois Bank and Trust.

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  • Shirley Ray
    Monday, May 07, 2018 2:25 PM

    LOVELAND, Colo.–Shirley Ray, Loveland, Colo., formerly of Woodstock, was surrounded by her loving family as she passed away on Feb. 26, 2018.

    A celebration of Shirley’s life will be held at the Old Towne Hall, 54 Brink St., Crystal Lake, on May 26. We will hold a memorial service at noon followed by a luncheon. We invite all of Shirley’s family and friends to join us. There will be a private internment next to Charles in the Crystal Lake Union Cemetery.

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  • Gary Mullane
    Friday, May 04, 2018 3:51 PM

    HANOVER–Gary D. Mullane, 71, Hanover, passed away Wednesday, April 18, at home surrounded by his family and friends after a courageous battle with esophageal cancer.

    A funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 12, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Hanover, with the Rev. Dennis Morrissy as Celebrant. A visitation will be held from 10–11 a.m. prior to the Mass at the church.

    Burial of cremated remains will take place in Evergreen Cemetery, Hanover, with military rites accorded by the Hanover VFW Post 5300.

    In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to FHN Hospice of Freeport, St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church and/or the Hanover Volunteer Fire Department in Gary’s memory.

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

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  • LoAnn Robb
    Thursday, May 03, 2018 3:30 PM

    GALENA–LoAnn A. Robb, 72, Galena, known as Ann or Annie to her family and many friends, passed away peacefully in her sleep with her husband, Ken, by her side on Monday, April 30, 2018, at Finley Unity Point Hospital in Dubuque Iowa.

    Funeral service will be 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 9, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, where the family will greet friends beginning at 12:30 p.m. prior to the service. Cremation rites will follow the service. Burial will be held at a later date.

    Memorials, as desired, may be given in memory of Ann to a church or community organization in the Galena area.

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  • Jeanette Hartman
    Tuesday, May 01, 2018 6:00 AM

    GALENA–Jeanette Frances Hartman, 94, Galena, died peacefully on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at home with Jeannie and Mary by her side.

    A funeral Mass will be at 10:30 a.m., Friday, May 11, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena where friends may gather after 9:30 a.m. 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 may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Raymond ‘Willie’ Powers
    Thursday, April 19, 2018 4:24 PM

    MACHESNEY PARK–Raymond R. “Willie” Powers, 75, Machesney Park, passed away peacefully Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in his home surrounded by family.

    Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, April 23, in Delehanty Funeral Home, Ltd., 401 River Lane, Loves Park. Burial will be in Harlem Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3-5 p.m. Sunday, April 22, in the funeral home.

    Online condolences may be left at delehantyfh.com.

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  • Diane Bussan
    Tuesday, April 17, 2018 11:05 AM

    NORMAL–Diane W. Bussan, 73, Normal, passed away at 2:02 p.m. on Sunday, April 15, 2018, at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center, Normal.

    Her Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at Historic St. Patrick Catholic Church in Bloomington with Fr. Jeff Stirniman officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to mass at the church. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery in Pana, Illinois.

    Memorials may be directed to the Epiphany School Music Program or The Parkinson’s Foundation.

    Online condolences and memories of Diane may be shared with the family at kiblerbradyruestman.com.

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  • Mary Julian
    Monday, April 16, 2018 2:02 PM

    GALENA– Mary K. Julian, 98, Galena, died on Saturday, April 14, 2018, at Mercy Medical Center Dubuque, Iowa.

    According to her wishes, there will be no public visitation or services. Private family services will be held at a later date. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena is assisting the family.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Roy Clingman
    Friday, April 13, 2018 9:27 AM

    GALENA–Roy Clingman, 89, Galena, passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at Prairie Ridge, Galena.

    Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, April 14, 2018, at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church, Galena. The family will greet friends beginning at 10 a.m. at the church prior to the service. Friends may call from 4-7 p.m. Friday, April 13, 2018, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena.

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  • Betty Bell
    Monday, April 09, 2018 1:32 PM

    HANOVER–Betty Jean Bell, 89, Hanover, died Friday, April 06, 2018 at Galena Stauss Senior Care Community.

    Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Egelhof, Siegert and Casper Westview Funeral Home and Crematory, 2659 Kennedy Road, Dubuque, Iowa. Burial will be in Linwood Cemetery, Dubuque.

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  • Helen Thies
    Monday, April 09, 2018 1:29 PM

    GALENA– Helen G. Thies, 94, Galena, passed away Saturday, April 7, 2018, at Ennoble Skilled Care and Rehabilitation Center, Dubuque, Iowa.

    Funeral Mass will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, April 11, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena, where friends may call after 10 a.m. at the church until time of Mass. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

    The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena is assisting the family. Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Donna Greene
    Thursday, April 05, 2018 12:11 PM

    GALENA–Donna J. Greene, 77, of Galena, passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2018, surrounded by her loving family at Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, Iowa.

    Funeral service will be noon, Saturday, April 7, 2018, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena where friends may call after 9 a.m. until the 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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  • Amanda Deininger
    Tuesday, April 03, 2018 1:53 PM

    GALENA–Amanda Elizabeth Deininger, 29, Galena, was called home to be with the Lord, March 31, 2018.

    A celebration of life will be 7 p.m., Friday, April 6, 2018 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena where friends may gather after 4 p.m. until time of service. Cremation rites have been accorded. Burial will be held at a later date.

    The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, is assisting the family.

    In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established at First Community Bank, Galena in memory of Amanda.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Bonnie Gillogly
    Monday, April 02, 2018 3:18 PM

    HANOVER–Bonnie Gillogly, 83, of Hanover, passed away Sunday, April 1, 2018, at Bell Tower Assisted Living in East Dubuque.

    A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, April 5, at the Hanover United Methodist Church. Burial of ashes will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Hanover. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, April 5, at the church. A memorial fund has been established. Family and friends are invited to share in Bonnie’s life at lawjonesfuneralhome.com.

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  • Jacob Stilson
    Monday, April 02, 2018 3:13 PM

    SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz.–Jacob Richard Stilson, 14, San Tan Valley, Ariz., lost his hard fought battle with leukemia on Wednesday, March 28, 2018.

    Friends may call from 1 to 4 p.m., Sunday, April 8 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Burial will be held at a later date.

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

    Online condolences may be left for Jacob’s family at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Joel Dexter
    Monday, April 02, 2018 3:11 PM

    SCHAPVILLE–Joel M. Dexter, 61, rural Schapville, passed away suddenly on Friday, March 30, 2018, of an apparent heart attack due to possible inhalation of smoke from a controlled burn in rural Scales Mound.

    Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, April 5, at Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in Schapville, with the Rev. Mark Oehlert officiating. Burial will be in the Shepherd of the Hills Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9 to 10:45 a.m. on Thursday at the 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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  • Rosalinda Wubben
    Monday, April 02, 2018 3:09 PM

    SCALES MOUND–Rosalinda M. Wubben, 91, Scales Mound, formerly of Menominee, passed away on Wednesday, March 28, 2018, at the Galena Stauss Senior Care Community.

    Mass of Mass of Christian burial will be at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at Nativity BVM Church, Menominee, with Rev. Dean Smith officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

    Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday and from 8:45 to 9:45 a.m. on Wednesday at the Miller Funeral Home in East Dubuque, where the Parish and St. Ann’s Society rosary will be recited at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday.

    A Rosalinda M. Wubben memorial fund has been established.

    Online condolences may be left for the family at millerfhed.

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  • Jim Lander
    Friday, March 30, 2018 10:32 AM

    GALENA–James Hollis “Jim” Lander, 71, of Galena, died March 25, 2018 in his home.

    Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. at Miller and Steinke Galena Chapel Monday, April 2.

    Services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, April 3rd, at the First Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. James McCrea officiating.

    Burial will be at Riverview Cemetery, Oregon later that same day.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the First Presbyterian Church of Galena.

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  • Shirley Ray
    Friday, March 30, 2018 10:31 AM

    LOVELAND, COLO.,–Shirley Ray, Loveland, Colo. formerly of Woodstock, was surrounded by her loving family as she passed away on Feb. 26, 2018.

    A celebration of Shirley’s life will be held at the Old Towne Hall, (54 Brink St, Crystal Lake, IL 60014) on May 26, 2018. We will hold a memorial service at noon followed by a luncheon. We invite all of Shirley’s family and friends to join us. There will be a private internment next to Charles in the Crystal Lake Union Cemetery.

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  • Neil Anderson
    Friday, March 30, 2018 10:21 AM

    SCALES MOUND–Neil Thomas Anderson, 46, Scales Mound, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at the Medical Associates Clinic in Galena.

    Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. on Monday, April 2, 2018 at Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, Schapville. The Miller & Steinke Funeral Home of Scales Mound is in charge of arrangements.

    A private celebration of Neil’s life will be held at a later date. Interment will be in Shepherd of Hills Lutheran Cemetery, Schapville.

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

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  • Monica Schumacher
    Monday, March 19, 2018 3:31 PM

    ELIZABETH–Monica Schumacher, 91, Elizabeth, passed away Saturday, March 17, 2018, at Galena Stauss Senior Care Community.

    A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 23, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Elizabeth. Burial will be in the Elizabeth Cemetery. Visitation will be held 4-8 p.m. Thursday, March 22, at the Law-Jones Funeral Home, Elizabeth. Family and friends are invited to share in Monica’s life at lawjonesfuneralhome.com.

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  • Emmett Engel
    Monday, March 19, 2018 3:01 PM

    LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz.–Emmett Joseph Engel, 73, formerly of Hanover, passed away at Havasu Regional Medical Center on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018.

    A memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 24, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Law Jones Funeral Home, 309 Chicago Ave, Savanna.

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  • Delbert C. Cotten
    Monday, March 19, 2018 2:14 PM

    ELIZABETH–Delbert C. Cotten, 90, Elizabeth, passed away March 17, 2018.

    Visitation will be Tuesday, March 20, from 3-9 p.m. and Wednesday morning from 9-10 a.m. at Markiewicz Funeral Home, P.C., 108 Illinois St., Lemont. Funeral services will be Wednesday, March 21, 2018, at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be in Mt. Vernon Memorial Estates. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Hospice of Dubuque, 1670 JFK Rd, Dubuque, IA 52002.

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  • Patrick M. “Mike” Farrell
    Friday, March 16, 2018 9:25 AM

    GALENA–Patrick M.“Mike” Farrell, 71, Galena, passed away Wednesday, March 14, 2018, at Midwest Medical Center, Galena.

    Funeral Mass will be 11 a.m., Thursday, March 22, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m on Wednesday, March 21 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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  • Iola Cline
    Wednesday, March 14, 2018 10:15 AM

    APPLE RIVER–Iola M. Cline, 96, passed away Tuesday, Feb., 27, 2018 at the Memorial Hospital of Lafayette County, Darlington, Wis.

    A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 24, at the Apple River United Methodist Church in Apple River. A visitation will be from 10 a.m. until time of service at the church. Pastor Libby Rutherford will officiate the services. Cremation rites have been accorded. Private family burial will be at a later date.

    In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established in her name for the Apple River United Methodist Church.

    Condolences may be sent to the family at leamonfh.com.

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  • Patricia Schuler
    Monday, March 12, 2018 2:15 PM

    GALENA–Patricia J. Schuler, 80, Galena, passed away Sunday, March 11, 2018, at her home.

    Funeral Mass will be 11 a.m., Friday, March 16, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

    Friends may call from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Friday prior to the funeral Mass at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Sharon McGuire
    Monday, March 12, 2018 2:11 PM

    GALENA–Sharon Ann McGuire, 75, Galena, was welcomed home by Our Lord and Savior on March 10, 2018, surrounded by her loving family.

    Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m., Thursday, March 15, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. In keeping with her wishes there will be no public service. Burial will be held at a later date. Cremation rites will be accorded following the visitation.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Janet Spoerl
    Monday, March 12, 2018 2:10 PM

    ELIZABETH–Janet Marie Spoerl, 79, Elizabeth, passed away March 2, 2018, at Big Meadows Nursing Home in Savanna.

    A visitation will be held from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Friday, March 16, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Elizabeth.

    A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, March 17, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Elizabeth, with a second visitation from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., prior to the service. Burial will take place in Elizabeth Cemetery. Memorials may be made in Janet’s name to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Elizabeth.

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

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  • Mary Cate
    Monday, March 12, 2018 2:08 PM

    ANDOVER, Minn.–Mary Filomena Cate, 73, Andover, Minn., formerly of Galena, passed away peacefully at her home March 6, 2018.

    Funeral service will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, March 21, 2018, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 20, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Galena.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Sharon Snyder
    Monday, March 12, 2018 2:06 PM

    EAST DUBUQUE–Sharon A. (Bonnet) Snyder, 68, East Dubuque, formerly of Galena, passed away on Sunday, March 11, 2018, at home with her family by her side.

    Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, March 14, at the Miller Funeral Home in East Dubuque, where the parish scripture service will be at 3:30 p.m. There will also be a visitation on Thursday morning from 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church, East Dubuque.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 15, at St. Mary’s Church in East Dubuque. Burial will be in the East Dubuque Cemetery.

    In lieu of flowers, a Sharon A. Snyder memorial fund has been established.

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

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  • Kevin L. Upmann
    Friday, March 09, 2018 2:30 PM

    WARREN–Kevin L. Upmann, 52, Warren, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, March 8, 2018, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison, Wis.

    A visitation will be held from 2:00-6:00 PM on Sunday, March 11, 2018 at the Bartell-Leamon Funeral Home in Warren, IL. A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

    A memorial has been established in Kevin’s name.

    Condolences may be sent to the family at leamonfh.com.

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  • Angeline “Angie” Lentis
    Wednesday, March 07, 2018 2:32 PM

    GALENA–Angeline “Angie” Lentis, 88, Galena, passed away Sunday, March 4, 2018, at Galena Stauss Senior Care Community.

    Funeral service will be 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, March 14, 2018, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena where friends may call after 11 a.m. until the time of service. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Galena.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • James William Wirth
    Tuesday, March 06, 2018 3:56 PM

    GALENA–James William Wirth, 58, Galena, passed away Monday, March 5, 2018 at Galena Stauss Senior Care Community.

    A funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, March 13 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

    Cremation rites have been accorded. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

  • Dale L. Hillary
    Thursday, March 01, 2018 11:00 AM

    GALENA–Dale L. Hillary, 89, Galena, passed away Tuesday, Feb., 27, 2018, at Galena Stauss Senior Care Community.

    Funeral service will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, March 10, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, where friends may gather after 9 a.m. until time of service. Dale’s grandson, Jared Hendricks, will be officiating. Military honors will be accorded by Galena VFW Post 2665 and American Legion Post 193 immediately following the service at the funeral chapel. 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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  • Billy Joe Swalley
    Wednesday, February 21, 2018 10:29 AM

    GALENA–Billy Joe Swalley, 70, Galena, passed away Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018 at home surrounded by his loving family.

    Friends may gather from 5-7 pm on Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Burial of Bill and his wife Kay’s cremated remains will be held at a later date.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Ronald Duster
    Friday, February 16, 2018 9:09 AM

    EAST DUBUQUE–Ronald Duster, 73, East Dubuque, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, at home, with his family by his side.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018 at St. Raphael’s Cathedral in Dubuque, Iowa, with Fr. Alan Dietzenbach officiating. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 16 and 9-9:45 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 17 at the Miller Funeral Home, East Dubuque.

    In lieu of flowers, a Ronald E. Duster memorial fund has been established.

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

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  • Joyce A. Potter
    Wednesday, February 14, 2018 4:19 PM

    ELIZABETH–Joyce A. Potter, 88, Elizabeth, passed away Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, at the Elizabeth Nursing Home.

    Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial visitation will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, at the First United Methodist Church, Elizabeth. A visitation will be held from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. at the church prior to the service.

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

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  • Joan Bussan Smith
    Monday, February 12, 2018 2:03 PM

    New Haven, Conn.–Joan Bussan Smith, 76, formerly of Galena, passed away Feb. 6, 2018, in New Haven, Conn.  

    In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Adam M. Wright ‘17 Memorial Fund at Dartmouth College, 6066 Development Office, Hanover, NH 03755.

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  • Thursday, February 08, 2018 10:49 AM

    ROCKFORD–Jimmy Wayne Walls, 55, formerly of Hanover, passed away Jan. 31, 2018, in Rockford.

    A benefit and remembrance will be held for Jimmy on Saturday, Feb. 17 from 3 to 6 p.m. at Mulligans in Rockford.

    A celebration of life service will be held in Hanover in April.

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  • Tuesday, February 06, 2018 4:14 PM

    BELLEVUE, Neb.–Calvin C. Bahr, 88, Bellevue, Neb., formerly of Schapville, passed away Monday, Feb. 5, 2018.

    A memorial service will be held Friday, Feb. 9, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at John A. Gentleman Mortuaries Bellevue Chapel., Bellevue, Neb. Interment with Military Honors at the Omaha National Cemetery will precede the memorial service.

    John A. Gentleman Mortuaries, Bellevue, Neb., is in charge of the arrangements.

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  • Dorrance N. Roth
    Monday, February 05, 2018 1:39 PM

    GALENA–Dorrance N. Roth, 96, formerly of East Dubuque, passed away Thursday evening, Feb. 1, 2018 at the Galena Stauss Senior Care Community in Galena.

    Private family services and burial will be held at the East Dubuque Cemetery at a later date. Military honors will be accorded by members of East Dubuque American Legion Post 787. The Miller Funeral Home of East Dubuque is serving the family.

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

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  • Emmett Joseph Engel
    Friday, February 02, 2018 2:45 PM

    LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz.–Emmett Joseph Engel, 73, formerly of Hanover, passed away at Havasu Regional Medical Center on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018.

    A memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 24, 2018, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Law Jones Funeral Home, 309 Chicago Ave, Savanna, IL 61074.

    Thoughts and condolences can be sent to the family at lietz-frazefuneralhome.com.

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  • Steven Frank Vincent
    Friday, January 26, 2018 2:40 PM

    GALENA–Steven Frank Vincent, 70, Galena, passed away from congestive heart failure on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018 at Union Hospital, Terre Haute, Ind.

    Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 29, 2018 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Friends may call from 1 to 5 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Galena.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Greenwood Cemetery, P.O. Box 326, Galena, IL 61036 in memory of Steve.

    Online condolences may be left at furlongfuneralchapel.com.

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  • Margaret Julia Service
    Wednesday, January 24, 2018 10:33 AM

    CLINTON, Iowa–Margaret Julia Service, 78, Clinton, Iowa, formerly of Hanover, died on Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018, at the Alverno Healthcare Facility in Clinton, Iowa.

    A funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Hanover. A visitation will be held prior to the mass from 9-10:45 a.m. Saturday at Law-Jones Funeral Home

    A memorial fund has been established. Family and friends are invited to share in Margaret’s life at lawjonesfuneralhome.com.

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