William ‘Bill’ Farrell

Posted 7/12/21

GALENA–William “Bill” Farrell, 84, passed away on July 3, 2021, after battling lymphoma.

A funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 15, 2021, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena. Immediately following the funeral Mass, all are invited to attend a celebration in Bill’s honor at the Council Hill Station, 6521 N. Hill Road, Scales Mound, with live music from 1 to 4 p.m.

In honor of Bill’s lifelong commitment to education, commemorative gifts can be donated to the Bill Farrell Memorial Scholarship Fund at the Galena ARC. Funds will help relieve the financial burden for youths interested in pottery classes at the Galena ARC. Follow the link for more information: galenaarc.org/farrell-memorial-scholarship-fund.

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

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