Both Kewanee High School and Wethersfield High School have announced that tonight’s scrimmages for the Boilermakers and the Titans have been canceled because of excessive rainfall and weather conditions.
At Kewanee High School, Athletic Director Tim Atwell has announced that the scrimmage has been canceled however, parents and fans will have the opportunity to meet the Kewanee Boilerm...read more
Betty J. Kipp, 87, of Geneseo, passed away Thursday, August 21, 2014 at Geneseo Good Samaritan Village. A funeral service celebrating her life will be held at 10:30 am on Monday August 25, 2014 at First Lutheran Church in Geneseo. Rev. Dr. Arthur Bergren will officiate. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery. A visitation for Betty will be from 2-4 pm on Sunday at V...read more
GALVA - Mark J. VanDeVelde, 58, of Galva, died at 11:50 AM, Sunday, August 17, 2014 at his home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 AM, Friday, August 22 at St. John’s Catholic Church in Galva. Celebrant will be Rev. John Burns. Visitation will be held from 4:00-8:00 PM, Thursday, August 21 at Rux Funeral Home in Galva with a rosary being recited at 3:30 PM. Buria...read more
John F. Mortonson, 80 of Geneseo, Il passed away August 17, 2014 at Good Samaritan Society, Geneseo Village. Funeral services for John will be held 10:30 Thursday, August 21, 2014 at Vandemore Funeral Home in Geneseo. Rev. Dr. Chris Ritter will officiate. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery where military rites will be accorded by the Don Cherry VFW Post #5083....read more
GALVA - Dolores Marie Justus, 97, of Galesburg, formerly of Galva, died at 3:35 AM, Saturday, August 16, 2014 at Heartland Health Care Center in Galesburg. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, August 23 at Rux Funeral Home in Galva. Pastor Karen Martin will officiate. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the services at the funeral home. Burial will be in Galva Cemetery. Me...read more
SHEFFIELD - Barbara Ann (Barry) Bush, died peacefully at the age of 88 at 6:20 PM, Saturday, August 16, 2014 in Cincinnati, OH. She was born in Sheffield, the daughter of John and Margaret (Kane) Barry and moved to the Quad Cities following high school where she met her husband. She was the beloved wife of the late Samuel R. Bush Jr. and sister of the late Jack Barry and Dorothy Maes. The devot...read more