The Henry County Sheriff’s Department and the Kewanee Police Department are investigating a fatal accident that occurred on Kewanee’s west edge around 5 o’clock Thursday night.
The Henry County Sheriff’s Department reports that the Kewanee Police Department observed a red four door Chevy Cavalier vehicle that appeared to be in a ditch area near Baker Park on Thursday...read more
KEWANEE - Leonard E. Bengston, 78, of Kewanee, passed away at 2:35 a.m., Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at the Kewanee Care Home. Cremation will be accorded and a memorial visitation will be held from 1:00-3:00 p.m., Saturday, November 22 at Rux Funeral Home in Kewanee. Memorials may be directed to the family for a memorial to be established. He was born February 12, 1936 in Rock Island, the son of ...read more
Kenneth LaVern Wildemuth, 88, of Annawan, died Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, IL. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, November 21st at Fairview United Methodist Church, rural Annawan. Rev. Dan Wright will officiate. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday at Stackhou...read more
Wataga... Anna J. Kuelper, 74, of Wataga, formerly of Hoopole, died at 6 p.m. Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at Seminary Manor in Galesburg. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, November 15 at Rux Funeral Home, Kewanee. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services at the funeral home. Burial will be at the Evergreen Memory Gardens, rural Kewanee. Memorials can be directed to the Americ...read more
Corrine “Connie” Vespermann, 81, of Geneseo passed away Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at Good Samaritan Village, Geneseo. Private graveside services will be held Saturday, November 15, 2014 at Oakwood Cemetery, Geneseo. Per her request, cremation rites have been accorded. There will be no visitation. Memorials may be left to the Hammond-Henry Hospital Found...read more
Wilma Jane “Billie” Pratt, 83, of Geneseo passed away Monday November 10, 2014 at Genesis Senior Living Center in Silvis. A funeral service celebrating her life will be at 10:00 am on Saturday, November 15 at Vandemore Funeral Homes, Geneseo. Pastor Chet McCoy will officiate. Burial will follow at Dayton Corners Cemetery. A visitation will be from 3-7pm ...read more