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  • Donald J. Ellwood, 94, of Galena, IL, died Tuesday morning, April 9, 2024. A funeral service will be held at 12:30 PM, Wednesday, April 17, 2024, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, where friends may call after 11 AM until the time of service. Burial will be at St. Michael’s Catholic Cemetery, Galena. He was […]

  • Roger John Weis, age 70, of Dubuque, IA, and formerly of Galena, IL, went peacefully to be with the Lord on Saturday, April 6, 2024, at home surrounded by his loving family. A funeral service will be held at 2 PM, Sunday, April 14, 2024, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, where friends may gather […]

  • It is with both joy and sadness that we announce the passing of Theresa “Terry” Darmofal Townsend, 93, of Galena, IL, who went peacefully to be with her Lord on April 1, 2024. A visitation will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena, on Monday, April 15, 2024, from 10 AM to Noon, with […]

  • Beverly Verneal Brandt, 93, of Galena, IL, passed away on Tuesday afternoon, March 26, 2024, at Midwest Senior Care Center, Galena, surrounded by her wonderful and loving family. A funeral service will be held at Noon on Thursday, April 4, 2024, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena where friends may call after 10 AM until […]

  • Amy Lynn Bainbridge, 52, of Galena, IL, passed away Friday, March 15, 2024, at Midwest Medical Center, Galena after a long battle with ALS.  A funeral service will be held at noon, Saturday, April 13, 2024, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, where friends may gather from 10 AM until the time of service. She was […]

  • Karen Elaine Wasson, 85, of Galena, IL, passed away Monday, March 18, 2024, at the Midwest Senior Care Center. A funeral service will be held at noon, Tuesday, March 26, 2024, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel in Galena, where friends may call after 11 AM until the time of service. A parish rosary will be […]

  • Theodore Martin DeBoor, 88, of Galena, IL, passed away peacefully surrounded by his wife and daughter on Wednesday, March 13, 2024, at Midwest Senior Community, Galena. A private family service will be held at a later date. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, is assisting the family. He was born August 15, 1935, in Indianapolis, IN, […]

  • Evelyn H. Vondran, 100, of Dubuque, IA, formerly Galena, IL, passed away Monday, March 11, 2024, At Stonehill Health Center. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 AM, Monday, March 18, 2024, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, where friends may call after 9:30 AM until the time of service. Burial will be in […]

  • Todd “Roundy” Shellhorn, 52, of Galena, IL, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2024, at his home surrounded by his loving family. A celebration of life will be held at Noon, Thursday, March 14, 2024, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, where friends may call after 10 AM until the time of service. The burial will […]

  • Larry D. Riley, 50, of Dubuque, IA, passed away Sunday, February 25, 2024, at his home surrounded by his loving family. A celebration of life will be held at 4 PM, Saturday, March 9, 2024, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, IL, where friends may call after 2 PM until the time of service. Military […]