• World traveler, James Sebanc, PhD, embarked on his final journey, on January 30, 2021, Jim passed away peacefully from complications of Alzheimer’s disease.  Jim and his twin brother, John were born to Slovenian immigrants, Anton, and Josephine (Pecak) Sebanc, on July 20, 1941 in West Allis WI.  Forever to be referred to by their four […]

  • Joyce Ellen Christensen, nee Dobbert, passed away peacefully on January 30, 2021. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena, IL is assisting the family. Born March 1, 1933, to Bert and Mabel Dobbert, Joyce grew up in Chicago, attending Nixon School and Calvin Park High School. The North Side Gospel Center was where she met J. Robert […]

  • Megan M. Sproule, 60 of Galena, IL passed away Monday, January 25, 2021, at home after a courageous battle with cancer. Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, a private family service will be held on Friday, January 29, 2021, at the Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena. Masks and social distancing will be required. Burial of the cremated […]

  • Leonard F. “Lenny” Norman Jr., 74 of Galena, IL passed away Thursday, January 21, 2021, at Unity Point Finley Hospital, Dubuque. Due to Current COVID-19 restrictions, a private funeral mass will be held Saturday, February 13, 2021, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena and burial will be in the church cemetery. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, […]

  • Carole J. Koester, 83 of Galena, IL passed away on Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at Ennoble Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Dubuque, IA. Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, a private graveside service will be held Monday, January 11, 2021, at St. Michael’s Catholic Cemetery, Galena. A memorial mass will be held at a later date. The Furlong […]

  • Lisa K. Wasson, 58 of Galena, IL passed away unexpectedly Sunday, January 3, 2021, at her home. In keeping with her wishes, there will be no public services and cremation rites will be accorded. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena is assisting the family. She was born March 21, 1962, in Hazel Green, WI the daughter […]

  • Patricia Ann Berg, 80 of Galena, IL passed away Friday, January 1, 2021, at Galena Stauss Senior Care Community. A private family mass will be held Friday, January 8, 2021, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Galena. Cremation rites will follow the mass and burial will be held later in the church cemetery. The Furlong Funeral […]

  • Alexander Scott von Keltz, 57, of Galena, IL passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, December 29, 2020, at Unity Point Finley Hospital, Dubuque, IA. In keeping with his wishes cremation rites will be accorded. The Furlong Funeral Chapel, Galena is in charge of arrangements. He was born February 12, 1963, in Washington the son of Clifford and […]

  • Sophie Marie Fiedler (nee Schlachter) was born on August 4, 1941, to Arnold and Hedwig Schlachter in Chicago, IL. Sophie met the love of her life, Howard A. Fiedler during their junior year at Lake Geneva High School (renamed Badger High) in Lake Geneva, WI. She graduated from The University of Wisconsin Madison with a […]

  • Penny L. (Price) Cummings, 63, passed peacefully and painlessly on December 10, 2020, at her home in Sierra Vista, AZ. She had courageously fought through several bouts with cancer, but ultimately could not defeat the devastating after-effects of all the Chemotherapy that she had endured. She was born October 7, 1957, the daughter of Donald […]