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  • Ronald “Ron” C. Berlage, 64, of Galena, IL passed away Wednesday, July 4, 2018, after a courageous battle with stomach and gastroesophageal cancer at home. Funeral service will be 11:30 AM, Saturday, July 14, 2018, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena and where friends may gather after 10 AM until the time of service. Burial […]

  • Clifford R. Davenport, 95, a 72 year resident of Galena, passed away peacefully July 2, 2018. Funeral service will be 11 AM, Saturday, July 7, 2018 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Visitation will be from 4 to 6:45 PM on Friday, July 6, 2018. At the conclusion Masonic rites will be by Miners Lodge […]

  • John J. Redington, 93 of Warren, IL passed away Wednesday, June 13, 2018, at his home. In keeping with his wishes, a private family burial will be held at a later date. Cremation rites have been accorded. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena is assisting the family. John was born March 24, 1925, in Apple River, […]

  • Terrance L. “Terry” Gaber, 79, of Galena, IL passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at Big Meadows Nursing Home, Savanna, IL. Funeral service will be 11 AM, Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena and where friends may gather after 10 AM until time of service. Burial will be in […]

  • Donald R. O’Hara, 86, of Galena, IL passed away June 10, 2018 at home with his children.  Funeral service will be 11 AM, Saturday, June 16, 2018 at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, where friends may gather after 10 AM until time of the service. Burial will be in St. Michael’s Catholic Cemetery, Galena where military rites will […]

  • Max C. Sertle, 57 of Galena, IL died Saturday, June 9, 2018, at his home. Funeral service will be 7 PM, Friday, June 15, 2018, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena and where friends may gather after 5 PM until time of the service. Cremation rites have been accorded. Burial will be held at a […]

  • Julie A. Musich, 78 of rural Hanover, IL passed away Friday June 1, 2018 at University Hospital and Clinics, Iowa City, IA. A Celebration of Life will be held at 11 AM, Saturday, June 23, 2018 at Chestnut Mountain Resort, 8700 West Chestnut Mountain Road, Galena, IL. A reception at Chestnut Mountain Resort will immediately […]

  • Velma C. Frey, 84 of Galena, IL passed away Sunday, June 3, 2018, at the Elizabeth Nursing Home, Elizabeth, IL. A funeral mass will be 11 AM, Friday, June 8, 2018, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena. Burial will be held at a later date. Cremation rites have been accorded. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena […]

  • 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 […]