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  • James D. Benson Jr., 84 of Galena, IL died Monday, June 4, 2018, at Midwest Medical Center, Galena, IL. Funeral service will 11 AM, Saturday, June 9, 2018, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Friends may call after 9 AM, Saturday until the time of service at the funeral chapel. Burial will be in Greenwood […]

  • Richard B. Pearce, 67, died Sunday May 27, 2018 at his home. Richard was known locally for his botanical artwork around Galena. There will be a Celebration of his life at the Galena Center for the Arts on June 14, 2018 beginning at 6 PM. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena is assisting the family. Richard […]

  •   Karon K. Stowe-Walters, 74 of Freeport, IL and formerly Galena, IL passed away Thursday, May 31, 2018, at FHN Memorial Hospital, Freeport. A gathering will be held Thursday, June 7, 2018 from 11 AM until Noon at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Services and burial will be held at a later date.

  • Gary Lapidus, 74 of Galena, IL passed away Sunday, May 27, 2018, at his home. A Celebration of Life will be held from 3 to 7 PM, Friday, June 1, 2018, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Military honors will be accorded following the Celebration of Life at 7 PM by Galena VFW Post #2665 […]

  • Mary L. Hoftender, 94 of Menominee, IL passed away peacefully Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at her home surrounded by her loving family. A mass of Christian burial will be 11 AM, Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at Nativity BVM Church, Menominee, IL. Friends may call from 4 to 8 PM, Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at the […]

  • Dr. Charles A. Sloan, 82, of Galena, IL passed away Sunday, May 20, 2018, at Midwest Medical Center, Galena. In keeping with his wishes there will be no public services and burial will be held at a later date. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena is assisting the family.

  • Eric Joseph Lieberman, 67 of Galena, IL passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, IA. A celebration of Life will be held at 6 PM, Monday, May 14, 2018, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena and where friends may gather after 5 PM until time of service. Burial will be […]

  • Anne M. Mosher, 67 of Rockford, IL passed away Sunday, May 6, 2018, at Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque. Funeral service will be 4 PM, Saturday, May 12, 2018, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, IL where friends may call after 2 PM until time of service. Cremation rites will follow the service. Burial will be […]

  • LoAnn A. Robb, 72, of Galena IL known as Ann or Annie to her family and many friends, passed away peacefully in her sleep with her husband Ken by her side on Monday, April 30, 2018 at Finley Unity Point Hospital in Dubuque IA. Funeral service will be 1:30 PM, Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at […]

  • Mary K. Julian, 98, of Galena, IL died on Saturday, April 14, 2018, at Mercy Medical Center in Dubuque. According to her wishes, there will be no public visitation or services. Private family services will be held at a later date. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena is assisting the family. Mary was born on March […]