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  1. Emergency Preparedness Training ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | RiverBender.com

    ... session, call 296-6096, or click on the e-mail link below. The training will be held at the Health Department inn Wood River from 5:30-7:30pm on March 23, but the registration deadline is March 16.

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  2. Sharon J VonderheidtRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... 3, 1969. She was a member of the Red Hats Society, Alton Moose Lodge 951 and the Fraternal Order of the Eagles in Wood River. She is survived by her husband, James Vonderheidt Sr. of East Alton, son, James Vonderheidt Jr. and his fianc Paula Tyler ...

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  3. Berna Marie Buhman OhleyRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... Travel Group, she enjoyed bowling and playing bridge. She is survived by two daughters; Judy Ohley Nohava of Wood River, IL and Nancy Ohley Hannold (Edgar) of Goshen, KY. She also is survived by three grandchildren; Tracey Virgin Hurley (Jack) of ...

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  4. Betty Lee MorganRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | RiverBender.com Obits

    She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Beth and James Null of Bethalto; a son, William D. Morgan II of Wood River; nine grandchildren and their spouses, Spencer Giles, Derek Weeks, Pearl Ramillosa, Ilafaye Weeks, Brandon Null, Christian Bazoian, William Morgan III, Emerald Bazoian and Sean Morgan; great grandchildren and their spouses, Samantha Weeks-Beck, Darien Weeks, D.J. Weeks, Drew Weeks, Morgan Weeks, Chase Weeks, Zack Ramillosa, B. Ramillosa, Sierra Ramillosa, Jacob Ramillosa, and Addie Morgan; two great, great grandchildren, Noah and Elijah Beck; her siblings and their spouses, Norman Kopp, Virginia Kopp, Glendora Hines, Charlotte Colbert, and Jimmy Kopp and her nieces and nephews.

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  5. Esther L HardinRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Born in Alton on September 14, 1962, she was the daughter of Doris Torres of Alton and the late Jessie Frank Torres. In addition to her mother and husband surviving are two daughters, Dede Vinyard of Hartford, Lanora Mott of South Roxana; step-son, Chris Hardin of Monroe City, AL; six grandchildren; five sisters, Lisa Lee of Wood River, Theresa Bunker, Mona Lawson and Sue Holt all of Alton, Mary Valenzuela of Granite City.

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  6. Ande F YakstisRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | RiverBender.com Obits

    A Korean War army veteran, he was a dedicated member of St. John United Church of Christ in Wood River; and a licensed United Church of Christ minister and served on the evangelism team as well as 'clown' ministries. Ande was a feature writer and investigative reporter for 'The Telegraph", where he nominated twice for Pulitzer awards.

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  7. Mary Elizabeth McGrewRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... berta G. Smith. Visitation will be from 11:30 a.m. until time of service 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Marks Mortuary in Wood River.

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  8. Steven A Gold SrRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Steven A. Gold, Sr., 46, died 2:01 p.m. Thursday, February 26, 2015 in the emergency room at Gateway Regional Medical Center. Born September 24, 1978 in Sommerset, NJ, the son of Lynn MacFarland Hatfield of Roxana and Lance Michael Gold of Wood River.

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  9. Nancy Darlene HamiltonRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... Hospital in Alton and a member of the Godfrey Baptist Church. On June 26, 2010 she married Carl Hamilton in Wood River. He survives. Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until time of funeral service at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at Gent ...

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  10. Steven Eliot BushoreRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | The Messenger

    ... is survived by his father: David Bushore, Fort Dodge, IA; Mother: Mary Bushore; Newark, TX; Brother: Kenneth, Wood River, IL; Sister: Lelania Sullivan (John), Newark, TX; Step-Mother: Joyce Bushore; Step-Brother: Richard (Kristine) Anderson, Fort ...

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  11. Diana Elizabeth GrantRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Diana Elizabeth Grant, 50, passed away at 3:12pm on Wednesday, February 25, 2015, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. She was born on February 1, 1965, in Wood River, Illinois the daughter of Leslie and Dolores Murphy of South Roxana.

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  12. Christopher Lee SnyderRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... n addition to his mother and wife are a daughter, Kristen Snyder of Godfrey; three sisters, Toni (Jamie) Adams of Wood River, Beth Snyder of Cottage Hills, Micki (Bob) Berrey of Wood River; several nieces and nephews.

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  13. Ida May HowardRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | RiverBender.com Obits

    She was a second grade teacher in the Roxana School District for many years; a member of the FC P.E.O., United Presbyterian Church in Wood River, having served as a Deacon and Sunday School Teacher; and a volunteer for the American Red Cross. Surviving are two sons and daughters-in-law, David and Laura Howard of Glen Carbon, Jerry and Kimberly Howard of Galena; two grandchildren, Derek Howard, Stephan Howard; two step-grandchildren, Whitney and Kellon; a great granddaughter, Samantha Howard; brother and sister-in-law, Troy and Magdalene Mallory of Quincy.

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  14. Lowell M PhelpsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... son of the later Cecil and Harriett (Gaul) Phelps. He married the former Linda J. Graczyk on August 23, 2003, in Wood River and she survives. Other survivors include several grandchildren, one great granddaughter: Faith Teets, one sister and brother ...

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  15. Phillip Ray BodaRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | RiverBender.com Obits

    He was born in Wood River, IL on October 25, 1968, the son of Melvin J. Boda and Barbara A. Boda. Phil was an independent bricklayer.

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  16. Guilty plea in toddler death case set asideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Hawk Eye

    The guilty plea of a man charged in the death of a 2-year-old girl last May was set aside Monday. Phillip Michael Evans, 34, of Wood River, ... An Illinois man has been charged with vehicle homicide in the hit-and-run death Saturday night of a two-year-old girl killed in the parking lot of a Burlington motel.Phillip Michael Evans, 34, Wood River, Il., is being held in the Des Moines County jail on felony charges he ran over Dniyah Angelique Noel Brider about 9:30 p.m. at the Mid-Town Motel, 2731 Mount Pleasant Street.

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  17. John Edward PerrinRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | RiverBender.com Obits

    John Edward Perrin, 78, passed away at 3:30 am Tuesday February 17, 2015 at Integrity Health Care in Wood River, IL. He was born on December 22 1936 in St. Louis, MO to the late Clyde "Milton" and Mildred Bernice Perrin.

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  18. James H Jim MitchellRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... son of the late Henry and Mayme (Hassmann) Mitchell. He married the former Genia Roberts on August 19, 2006, in Wood River and she survives. Other survivors include two daughters and a son in law: Renee and Hardy Woodward of Rosewood Heights, Kay ...

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  19. George M Teasley JrRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | RiverBender.com Obits

    George M. Teasley, Jr., 89, passed away 4:20 a.m. Sunday, February 15, 2015 at Rosewood Care Center of Alton. Born in Wood River on July 1, 1925, he was the son of George M. Sr., and Blanch E. Teasley.

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  20. Tula Mae NeuhausRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... Mary and Marvin Meyer. Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Wood River. Pastor Martin Schultz will officiate. A special thank you is extended to the staff of Glen Haven, Eunice Smith Home and BJC ...

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