Plans continue to move forward for an expansion of the downtown Kewanee Business District near the Amtrak Station after an Amtrak Corridor Meeting that was held at the Station House Restaurant on Monday morning.
Officials unveiled a couple of different plans that depending on final details will come in at a price tag of anywhere from $8 to $20 million.
The plans in general consist of dev...read more
Francis E. Beuseling, 87, of Geneseo passed away Monday, July 28, 2014 at Hammond Henry Hospital, Geneseo. Per his request, cremation rites have been accorded and private graveside services will take place Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at Oakwood Cemetery. Deacon Harley Chaffee will officiate. There will be no visitation. Memorials may be left to th...read more
L. Eileen Gunning, 75, of Neponset, Il. died at 4:30 A.M. Sunday, July 27, 2014 at OSF St Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Il. Eileen was born October 13, 1938 in rural Buda, Il. the daughter of W. Wayne and Mary Ann (Hood) Miller. She graduated from Neponset High School in 1956.
Eileen married Merrill Gunning on November 9, 1956 in Neponset, Il. He survives along with tw...read more
Agnes Irene Greicius, 84, of Kewanee, died 8:00 p.m. Monday, July 21, 2014 at Royal Oaks Health Care. Agnes was born on September 14, 1926 in Laura, Il, to Oliver and Grace (Yelm) Phelps. She attended a one-room country school and graduated from Williamsfield High School in May of 1944. Agnes married Anton Stanley Grecicius on June 2, 1946 in Kewanee. He preceded her in death January 7...read more
W. Gail Glenn, 85, of Geneseo passed away unexpectedly Sunday, July 20, 2014 at the Hammond Henry Hospital Emergency Room, Geneseo. Funeral services celebrating Gail’s life will be held 10:30 AM Thursday, July 24, 2014 at Geneseo Evangelical Free Church, Geneseo. Rev. Frank Brozenec and Rev. Stephen Palm will officiate. Burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery, Genese...read more
Toulon – Beverly A. Dorsey, 81, of Toulon, passed away at 7:40 p.m. on Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Toulon Rehabilitation & Health Care Center in Toulon, IL.
She was born on June 11, 1933 in Muscatine, IA., the daughter of Cecil F. and Lettie I. Newcomb. She married H.R. Dorsey on June 29, 1958, in Muscatine, IA. He preceded her in death on June 20, 1991.
Those left to h...read more