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  • Robert "Bob" Pannell Obituary Photo
    Robert "Bob" Pannell, 87 Thomson, Illinois

    May 4, 1931 - August 8, 2018

    Robert "Bob" Pannell, 87 of Thomson, died Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at his home. Bob was born on May 4, 1931 in Fulton, the son of Edward and Katherine (Norman) Pannell. He married Dorothy Kustes on April 23, 1960...


  • Gerald E Phillips, 82 Fulton, Illinois

    June 14, 1936 - August 4, 2018

    Gerald E. Phillips, 82, of Fulton, IL, died Saturday, August 4, 2018, at Harbor Crest Nursing Home, Fulton, IL. Gerald was born June 14, 1936, in Savanna, IL; the son of Carlton and Emily (Rowland) Phillips. He...


  • Charles Henry Vos Obituary Photo
    Charles Henry Vos, 94 Fulton, Illinois

    September 15, 1923 - May 12, 2018

    Charles H. Vos, 94, of Fulton, formerly of Albany, died on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at Harbor Crest Nursing Home in Fulton. He was born on September 15, 1923 in Galesburg, ND to Henry and Emma Vos. He married Lois...


  • Stephen  Wilkins Obituary Photo
    Stephen Wilkins, 71 Fulton, Illinois

    January 16, 1947 - February 16, 2018

    Stephen P. Wilkins, 71, of Morrison, Illinois passed away on February 16th, 2018 at Mercy Hospital in Rockford, Illinois. Steve was born January 16th, 1947 in Morrison, Illinois to Paul B. Wilkins and Beverly ...


  • Denny R. Rynders Obituary Photo
    Denny R. Rynders, 75 Fulton, Illinois

    May 10, 1942 - January 2, 2018

    Denny R. Rynders, 75, of Fulton, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at home surrounded by his wife and children. Born May 10, 1942 in Hull, Iowa he was a son of Peter and Ida (Bonnema) Rynders. He...


  • Roger "Swede" Eshelman Obituary Photo
    Roger "Swede" Eshelman, 67 Morrison, Illinois

    July 21, 1950 - August 25, 2017

    Roger "Swede" James Eshelman, age 67 of Morrison, died Friday, August 25, 2017, at his home. Roger was born on July 21, 1950, in Dixon, IL, the son of Eugene and Lucille Eshelman. He married Ruth Dykstra on July 21,...


  • Willard D. Van Zuiden Obituary Photo
    Willard D. Van Zuiden, 78 Fulton, Illinois

    December 10, 1938 - August 15, 2017

    Willard D. Van Zuiden, 78, of Albany, died on Tuesday morning, August 15, 2017 at his home. Willard was born on December 10, 1938 in Morrison to William J. and Fannie (Ven Huizen) Van Zuiden. He married Evelyn...


  • Nancy L. Bennett Obituary Photo
    Nancy L. Bennett, 70 Albany, Illinois

    April 24, 1947 - May 8, 2017

    Nancy L. Bennett, 70, of Albany, died Monday, May 8, 2017 at University Hospital in Iowa City. Nancy was born on April 24, 1947 in Sheldon, Wisc., a daughter of Fay and Mabel (Appleman) Dickau. She married Paul E....


  • Christopher Dean Collins Obituary Photo
    Christopher Dean Collins, 24 Fulton, Illinois

    August 21, 1992 - April 14, 2017

    Christopher Dean Collins, age 24 of Fulton, passed away peacefully on Friday, April 14, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. Christopher was born on August 21, 1992 in Clinton, the son of Paul and Terri (Anderson)...


  • Wayne L. Van Zuiden Obituary Photo
    Wayne L. Van Zuiden, 84 Fulton, Illinois

    January 19, 1933 - April 6, 2017

    Wayne L. Van Zuiden, 84, of Fulton, IL, died Thursday, April 6, 2017 at Genesis Medical Center East, Davenport, IA. Wayne was born January 19, 1933, in Newton Township, Rural Albany, IL, the son of William J. and...


  • Ken  W. Matthew Obituary Photo
    Ken W. Matthew, 86 Fulton, Illinois

    June 17, 1930 - January 6, 2017

    Ken W. Matthew, 86 of Fulton, died Friday, January 06, 2017 at Mercy Living Center North in Clinton. Ken was born on June 17, 1930 in Clinton, the son of William and Marie (Hyer) Matthew. He was a United States Navy...


  • Judith Ann Larkins Obituary Photo
    Judith Ann Larkins, 73 Clinton, Iowa

    July 22, 1943 - August 18, 2016

    Judith Ann Larkins, age 73 of Clinton, died Thursday, August 18, 2016 at Mercy Living Center South. Judith was born on July 22, 1943 in Morrison, the daughter of Gerald and Marian (Tessman) Rummel. She married...


  • John R. Nagel Obituary Photo
    John R. Nagel, 88 Morrison, Illinois

    August 19, 1927 - July 7, 2016

    John R. Nagel of Morrison, Illinois, passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 7, 2016, at the age of 88, but his kind heart and strong will shall not be forgotten. He was born at home at 1293 Bluff Street, on August...


  • Myron L. Van Buskirk Obituary Photo
    Myron L. Van Buskirk, 61 Albany, Illinois

    April 29, 1955 - July 4, 2016

    Myron L. Van Buskirk, 61, of Albany, died Monday, July 4, 2016 at his home. Born April 29, 1955 in Savanna, he was a son of Robert and Virginia (Thompson) Van Buskirk. He married Marlene Rose on January 11, 1986 in...


  • Russell N. Garrett Obituary Photo
    Russell N. Garrett, 86 Fulton, Illinois

    May 23, 1930 - June 30, 2016

    Russell N. Garrett, age 86 of Fulton, died Thursday, June 30, 2016 at his home. Russell was born on May 23, 1930 in Breckenridge, MN, the son of William and Zelma (McDougal) Garrett. He married Dorothy Dahlberg on...


  • Mary Elaine Gibson Obituary Photo
    Mary Elaine Gibson, 78 Thomson, Illinois

    September 29, 1937 - June 11, 2016

    Mary Elaine Gibson, 78, of Thomson, died Saturday morning, June 11, 2016 at Harbor Crest Nursing Home in Fulton. Born September 29, 1937 in Clinton, Iowa she was a daughter of Robert and Marie (Kelly) McGowan. She...


  • Belva J. Bielema Obituary Photo
    Belva J. Bielema, 90 Fulton, Illinois

    July 20, 1925 - May 25, 2016

    Belva Jean Bielema, 90, of Fulton, IL, died Wednesday, May 25, 2016, at University of Iowa Hospitals in Iowa City after a brief illness. Born July 20, 1925 in Clinton, IA, she was a daughter of Albert Norman and...


  • Carol E. Gallagher Obituary Photo
    Carol E. Gallagher, 75 Rock Falls, Illinois

    November 5, 1940 - January 10, 2016

    Carol E. Gallagher, 75, of Rock Falls, died Sunday morning, January 10, 2016 at Sauk Valley Senior Living in Rock Falls. Born November 5, 1940 in Chicago she was a daughter of Claude and Barbara (Goetz) Johnson. She...


  • George N. Ziegler Obituary Photo
    George N. Ziegler, 89 Fulton, Illinois

    September 13, 1926 - January 9, 2016

    George N. Ziegler, age 89, of Fulton died Saturday, January 09, 2016, at Harbor Crest Nursing Home in Fulton, IL. George was born September 13, 1926, in Luana, IA; the son of George H. and Clara C. (Nelson) Ziegler. ...


  • John Alan VanKampen Obituary Photo
    John Alan VanKampen, 71 Fulton, Illinois

    December 9, 1944 - December 22, 2015

    John Alan VanKampen, age 71 of Fulton, died Tuesday, December 22, 2015 at Mercy Medical Center in Clinton. John was born on December 9, 1944; the son of Roy and Marie (Gretencord) VanKampen. He was employed by the...


  • Evelyn  "Jean" Parker Obituary Photo
    Evelyn "Jean" Parker, 95 Fulton, Illinois

    July 25, 1920 - November 16, 2015

    Evelyn "Jean" Parker, age 95, of Fulton, died Monday, November 16, 2015 at The Alverno Health Care Facility. Jean was born July 25, 1920 in Albany the daughter of William and Mary (Leahy) Hurley. She married James F...


  • Lorna G. Thayer Obituary Photo
    Lorna G. Thayer, 68 Fulton, Illinois

    June 8, 1947 - November 14, 2015

    Lorna G. Thayer, 68, of Fulton, died Saturday, November 14, 2015 at Hammond-Henry Hospital in Geneseo. Born June 8, 1947 in Tuscola, IL she was the daughter of Loran and Gueretta (Anglen) Lewis. She was united in...


  • Robert Doescher, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Robert Doescher, Sr., 88 Fulton, Illinois

    June 21, 1927 - August 25, 2015

    Robert Doescher, Sr., age 88 of Fulton, died Tuesday, August 26, 2015 at Mercy Living Center North in Clinton. Robert was born on June 21, 1927 in Lyons, Iowa; the son of William and Ida (Winkel) Doescher. He married...


  • William "Bill" R. Remrey Obituary Photo
    William "Bill" R. Remrey, 61 Clinton, Iowa

    October 15, 1953 - April 8, 2015

    William "Bill" R. Remrey, Jr., age 61, of Clinton, IA, passed away at his home surrounded by his family on Wednesday, April 8, 2015. Bill was born October 15, 1953 to William "Bob" and Lucille (Sullivan) Remrey at St...


  • Gerald Ray Barsema Obituary Photo
    Gerald Ray Barsema, 64 Fulton, Illinois

    May 14, 1950 - February 18, 2015

    Gerald Ray Barsema, age 64 of Fulton, died Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at his home. Gerald was born on May 14, 1950 in Clinton, the son of Zepe and Charlotte Bell (Remrey) Barsema. On October 25, 1969, he married...