Mayor Bruce Tossell is calling for one school district in the City of Kewanee. Mr. Tossell says it's time for that concept to be put before voters of Kewanee.
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Mayor Tossell is hoping that enough interested citizens will step forward to form a study group to further investigate the possibilities.
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Charles E. Dilenbeck, 87, of Geneseo died on Wednesday, August 27, 2014. at Hammond Henry Long Term Care, Geneseo. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 30th at First United Methodist Church, Geneseo. Rev. Christopher Ritter will officiate. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Geneseo. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday at Stackho...read more
Neponset – Margaret L. Wallace-Painter, 60, of Neponset, passed away at 5:21 a.m. Monday, August, 25, 2014, at OSF Saint Luke Medical Center in Kewanee.
Margaret was born January 23, 1954, in Peoria, IL, the daughter of Elam and Lura Osborn Hamilton.
Surviving are two sons, David (Sheri) Painter and Jeremy (Nicole) Painter, both of Bradford; three daughters, Valerie Painter of Toul...read more
William H. “Red” DeSpain, 81, of Geneseo- On the morning of Monday, August 25, 2014, a wonderfully loving and gentle heart stopped beating at Hammond Henry Hospital, Geneseo. Red passed away surrounded by those he loved. A celebration of life service for Red will be held 10:30 AM Saturday, August 30, 2014 at Geneseo Evangelical Free Church. Rev. Greg Che...read more
Rux Funeral Home (309) 853-4100 KEWANEE - Maxine Rose Adkins, 75, of Kewanee, died at 10:03 AM, Sunday, August 24, 2014 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident near West Jersey. Cremation has been accorded and a memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM, Friday, August 29 at Rux Funeral Home in Kewanee. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the services at the funera...read more
B. Ben Johnson, 90, of Cambridge died peacefully surrounded by his family at Good Samaritan Village, Geneseo, on Saturday, August 23, 2014. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 28th at Cambridge Lutheran Church, Cambridge. Rev. Randall Swanson will officiate. Burial will follow in Andover Cemetery, Andover, with military rites by Cambridge America...read more