The Henry County Farm Bureau received several awards at the recent Illinois Farm Bureau Meetings in Chicago.
Farm Bureau Manager Katie Laleman ( loll-uh-mun ) says one of those to receive an award was Dennis Verbeck…
Another local award went to the Bushels for Hunger Program which originated in Henry County…...read more
GALVA - Carl R. Wallenfeldt, 71, of Galva, died at 1:20 PM, Monday, December 15, 2014 at his home.
Cremation has been accorded and a memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM, Friday, December 19 at Rux Funeral Home in Galva. Pastor Don Reul will officiate. Visitation will be held one hour prior to services at the funeral home. Inurnment will be in Evergreen Memory Gardens in rural Kewanee...read more
Wyoming – Elma M. Streitmatter, 80, of Wyoming, passed away at 7:25 a.m. Sunday, December 14, 2014, at St. Joseph Nursing Home in Lacon.
Elma was born February 4, 1934, in Bradford, IL, to Harry and Lillian Zollman Crady. She married John Knell in 1953, and had four children. She later married Richard R. Streitmatter in September of 1983. He died Se...read more
Wyoming – Shirley J. Patrick, 70, of Wyoming, passed away at 6:10 p.m. on Saturday, December 13, 2014, at her residence surrounded by her family.
Shirley was born on May 1, 1944, in Peoria, Illinois, to William and Florence Moran King. She married Dan Patrick on March 24, 1968, in Kewanee. He survives.
Also surviving are their 2 daughters...read more
GALVA - William W. “Bill” Patterson, 76, of Galva, died at 6:25 PM, Saturday, December 13, 2014 at Rosewood Care Center in Galesburg. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM, Thursday, December 18 at the First United Methodist Church in Galva. Rev. Ann Champion will officiate. Visitation will be Wednesday, December 17 from 5:00-8:00 PM at Rux Funeral Home in Galva. Burial will be...read more
GALVA - Leola Matzen, 91, a resident at the Hillcrest Home in Geneseo, formerly of Galva, passed away at 5:49 PM, Thursday, December 11, 2014 in the emergency room at Hammond-Henry Hospital in Geneseo. Funeral services will held at 11:00 AM, Tuesday, December 16 at the First United Methodist Church in Galva. Rev. Ann Champion will officiate. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the services ...read more