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  1. Wanda Faye GeistRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    In addition to her husband, she is survived by her mother of Nebo, Ill.; a daughter, Kimberly Albrecht of Wood River; a son, Bernard J. Geist, Jr. of Roxana; 6 grandchildren, Kyle Geist, Ryan Geist, Brianne Hammond, Austin Hammond, Addisonn Faye Albrecht and Averie Albrecht; a sister, Erma Koerner of Bethalto; and a brother, David Goewey, Sr. of Nebo.

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  2. Deliah Lila E SunderlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... spending time with her family and friends. She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Phillip & Joan Ford of Wood River; a daughter and son-in-law, Sharon & Mike Schreiber of Alton; 7 grandchildren and their spouses, Bradley Ford, Beth & Jason ...

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  3. Julie Ann TuckRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Julie Ann Tuck, 41, passed away at 2:14 a.m. Saturday, September 27, 2014 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Born Aug. 20, 1973 in Alton, she was a daughter of Denise "Niecy" Hinkle of Wood River and Butch Farrow of West Alton, Mo.

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  4. Dorothy Renee MaloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Born on December 20, 1956 in Alton, she was the daughter of Mary Malone of Wood River and the late Anthony Malone, Sr. Dorothy was a 1975 graduate of East Alton Wood River High School, and later was elected to the district's school board, serving as secretary for 13 years. She had been a volunteer for Boy Scout Troop #101 for 14 years; attended Enjoy Church in Alton; was an avid BUNCO player; and was known for her great food.

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  5. James Thomas NeeceRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    James Thomas Neece, 96, passed away 1:20 p.m. Thursday, September 25, 2014 at VIP Manor in Wood River. He married the former Frances Pauline Kelley, who preceded him in death, then later married Nellie F. Woods, who survives.

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  6. Charles D LeadyRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... Olin Corporation for 42 years before retiring; and had been an active member of the United Pentecostal Church in Wood River for over 25 years. Surviving are his daughters, Tonya (Roger) Risinger of Bremen, KY, Dawn (Terry) Williams of Alton, Robin ...

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  7. Tom WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Tom Williams, 56, went to be with the Lord at 11:27 pm Sunday, September 21, 2014 at his home with his family by his side. He was born on February 21, 1958 in Wood River, IL, the son of Bernard and Ruby Opal Williams.

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  8. Gertrude D TilleryRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... He preceded her in death on Oct. 4, 2004. Gertrude was a seamstress while in Germany and retired as a CNA from Wood River Township Hospital in 1993. She loved traveling, crocheting and cooking. Survivors include: 2 sons and daughters-in-law, Joe & ...

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  9. Elsie I WestbrookRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Elsie I. Westbrook 81, formerly of East Alton, passed away at 4:55 a.m. Sunday, September 21, 2014 at VIP Manor in Wood River. Surviving are two daughters, Marcia Giberson of East Alton and Edna Williams of Lakeland, Fla.; four sons, Jim Sheets of Cynthiana, Ind., Jackie Sheets of Fort Worth, Tex., John Sheets of Prairie Village, Kan., and Joe Sheets of East Alton; 11 grandchildren, Michelle, Andy, Kimmy, Jesse, Jennifer, Jesse, Taylor, John, Courtney, Jason and Shawn; and 14 great grandchildren.

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  10. Martin J RamirezRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Martin J. Ramirez, 79, went to be with the Lord at 5:18 pm on Friday, September 19, 2014 at Alton Memorial Hospital. He was formerly married to Margaret Hesh, she passed away in 1982 and Debi Weiss who survives in Wood River.

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  11. Truman F HarvillRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Truman F. Harvill, 79, passed away at 11:21 pm Sunday, September 14, 2014 at The Carpenter House in Baton Rouge, LA, with his children by his side. He was born on March 7, 1935 in Wood River, IL, the son of William P. and Ella R. Harvill.

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  12. Leaf Burning ReminderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    ... the fire starts to spread beyond the pile. Burning is allowed on Wednesdays and Saturdays in Alton, Godfrey and Wood River. East Alton allows burning during daylight hours October 1- March 31 between 8:00am and 5:00pm, and the fire must be attended ...

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  13. Sister Dolores DrosteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... is from Fontbonne College in St. Louis. She was an excellent primary teacher serving schools in Alton, Staunton, Wood River, and Collinsville, Illinois; and Arnold, Festus, and DeSoto, Missouri. She gave eleven years of internal service to the ...

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  14. Franklin B KovarikRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    OCCUPATION: Retired Electrician worked at Olin Corporation and worked for 20 years for Joe Locklear of Locklear Electric in Wood River. He was a professional tinker and an avid gardener, and he loved helping others and delivering vegetables MEMBERSHIPS: 1st United Methodist Church in Jerseyville and I.B.E.W. of Alton, Treasurer for Otter Creek Fire Protection Dist.

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  15. Kenneth A Kenny Grump Arnold SrRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Kenneth A. "Kenny" "Grump" Arnold Sr., 64, passed away at 8:39am on Friday, September 12, 2014, at his residence. He was born on March 7, 1950, in Wood River, Illinois the son of the late Wilson and Verline Arnold.

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  16. Terry L WilliamsRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... daughters, Kelly Moore (Steve) of Godfrey and Katie Griggs (Sean) of Alton, two sons, Chris Williams (Sarah) of Wood River, and Adam Williams of Alton, six grandchildren, Chelsea Williams, Jacob Moore, Josie Williams, Grace Williams, Owen Williams, ...

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  17. Armed Robbery Suspect CapturedRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    After nearly a month on the run, the suspect in a Wood River armed robbery is behind bars. 41-year-old Christopher Booker of St. Louis had eluded police since charges were filed a few of weeks ago, but the United States' Marshall's Service has taken him into custody and he will be returning to Madison County to face his charges.

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  18. Veterans Resource Fair at MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    Alton Square Mall is the host site of a special military and veterans appreciation day sponsored by Rotary Clubs from Alton-Godfrey, Bethalto, East Alton, Granite City, Riverbend and Wood River on Saturday. The event will include access to local resources for veterans and their families, along with entertainment, games and children's activities.

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  19. Shirley Ann OGradyRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Shirley Ann O'Grady, 77, passed away 4:35 p.m. Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at Eunice Smith Nursing Home in Alton. Shirley had worked as a waitress for the Pancake Ranch in Wood River and then as a checker for Schnucks before retiring.

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  20. Police Reports for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    In local police reports provided this morning to the Big Z, Wood River Police were holding 22 year old Zachary Kindle of the 100 block of Illini in Wood River for DUI. 45 year old Dawn Nicholas of the 200 block of Illinois in East Alton, also held for DUI.

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