A large portion of Kewanee went without power from late night Monday into Tuesday morning.
Crews from Ameren Illinois had to move a transmission line at the site of the remediation work on North Main Street and had to shut down the power in order to complete that task.
Businesses and homes alike were without power in an area that roughly bounded Tremont Street east to the city limits and also fr...read more
Almeda R. Geirnaeirt, 96, formerly of Kewanee, died at 10:45 p.m. Sunday, November 29, 2015 at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. She was a resident at Heritage Woods in Sterling, IL. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, December 2 at Visitation Church, St. John Paul II Parish. Fr. Johndamaseni Zilimu will be officiatin...read more
Carl W. Cochran, 82, of Geneseo, passed away Thursday, November 26, 2015 at V.A. Hospital & Clinics, Iowa City, IA. A Funeral Mass celebrating his life will be held at 10:30 am on Tuesday, December 1st at St. Malachy Catholic Church, Geneseo. Father Michael Pakula will celebrate. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery in Geneseo, where military honors will be ...read more
Delbert C. Price, 82, of Kewanee, Il. died at 11:25 A.M. Saturday, November 21, 2015 at Kewanee Care Home. Delbert was born December 6, 1932 in Neponset, Il. the son of Isham and Bessie (Adams) Price. He graduated from Kewanee High School with the class of 1950.
Delbert married Beatrice Joy Wirtanen on June 22, 1957 in Chicago. She survives along with two daughters Annette (Jay)...read more
KEWANEE - Leonard Weiss, 89, formerly of Kewanee, died at 9:59 p.m., Friday, November 20, 2015 at his home in Gilbert, AZ where he resided with his daughter, Kathy and son-in-law, Dan. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 28 at Rux Funeral Home in Kewanee. Linnea Gustafson will officiate. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the services at the...read more
KEWANEE - Connie L. Elgin, 68, of Kewanee, died at 10:08 a.m., Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at the Kewanee Care Home and is now with the love of her life and her mother.Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, November 21 at Rux Funeral Home in Kewanee. Visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00 p.m., Friday, November 20 at the funeral home. Burial w...read more