The Kewanee Police Department is again receiving reports of scammers trying to take advantage of citizens. Today’s reports include calls being made purporting to be the Publisher’s Clearing House. The callers are requesting the “winner” go to a local CVS and purchase a high value gift card to be collected by Publisher’s Clearing House when they arrived wit...read more
Agnes Irene Greicius, 84, of Kewanee, died 8:00 p.m. Monday, July 21, 2014 at Royal Oaks Health Care. Agnes was born on September 14, 1926 in Laura, Il, to Oliver and Grace (Yelm) Phelps. She attended a one-room country school and graduated from Williamsfield High School in May of 1944. Agnes married Anton Stanley Grecicius on June 2, 1946 in Kewanee. He preceded her in death January 7...read more
W. Gail Glenn, 85, of Geneseo passed away unexpectedly Sunday, July 20, 2014 at the Hammond Henry Hospital Emergency Room, Geneseo. Funeral services celebrating Gail’s life will be held 10:30 AM Thursday, July 24, 2014 at Geneseo Evangelical Free Church, Geneseo. Rev. Frank Brozenec and Rev. Stephen Palm will officiate. Burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery, Genese...read more
Toulon – Beverly A. Dorsey, 81, of Toulon, passed away at 7:40 p.m. on Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Toulon Rehabilitation & Health Care Center in Toulon, IL.
She was born on June 11, 1933 in Muscatine, IA., the daughter of Cecil F. and Lettie I. Newcomb. She married H.R. Dorsey on June 29, 1958, in Muscatine, IA. He preceded her in death on June 20, 1991.
Those left to h...read more
Ruth B. Clapper, 89, of Kewanee, went home to be with the Lord at 9:08 p.m., Friday, July 18, 2014 surrounded by family and friends at Kewanee Care Home.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, July 24th at First Baptist Church, Kewanee. ...read more
William R. Goard, 83, of Kewanee, Il. died at 11:45 P.M. Friday, July 18, 2014 at Kewanee Care Home. Bill was born August 10, 1930 in Kewanee the son of Virgil and Katherine (Ray) Goard. Bill served in the U.S Navy during the Korean Conflict. He married Lucille F. Fortman on February 20, 1949 in Kewanee. She survives along with several nieces and nephews. He was prece...read more