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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. Lois KastenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... Hospital in Alton. Lois married Maurice "Gene" Kasten on September 9, 1946 at St. Bernard's Catholic Church in Wood River. He preceded her in death on January 8, 1982. Lois retired as a secretary from Olin Corporation and was a life-long member of ...

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  10. 'Armed and dangerous' suspect sought following armed robbery in Metro EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    Police have located one suspect and are searching for another following an armed robbery at an AT&T store in Wood River, Illinois on August 14. Stacey Graham, 38, of Jerseyville, Illinois is in custody while authorities continue to search for Christopher Booker, 41, of St. Louis. Police say Booker is considered armed and dangerous.

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  11. Suspects Sentenced in RobberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    ... to armed robbery and was sentenced to 18 years. Freeman was accused of armed robberies at convenience stores in Wood River and East Alton, and pleaded guilty to the robbery in Alton in which he followed home a convenience store clerk and robbed them ...

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  12. William Edward Bill Patterson JrRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... his grandchildren. He had been employed as a mechanic and shop manager for the Penske Auto Centers at K-Mart in Wood River. Surviving are three daughters, Lori (Jeff) Hastings of Brighton, Carrie Patterson of Alton, Kelly Holmes of Jerseyville; ...

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  13. Few Problems with Recent RainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    Now about a year old, the Wood River sewer separation project proves to have been a successful one, with no significant flooding to report after a spring and summer full of heavy rains. In fact, there have been relatively few reports of problems with the downpours of recent months.

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  14. Howard Eugene BostRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... 31, 2014 at his daughter's house with his family by his side. He married Marilyn Sue McNeil on June 19, 1964 in Wood River. She preceded him in death on October 7, 2010. Howard served his country in the U.S. Air Force as an Airman 2nd Class from ...

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  15. Richard Aubrey CrandallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... 88, died at 1:40 a.m. on Friday, August 29, 2014 at Alton Memorial Hospital. He was born February 12, 1926 in Wood River, IL the son of the late Raymond Gardner and Hester (Huitt) Crandall. He served in the Marines during WWII and he retired as a ...

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  16. Billy Vernon CrewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... passed away 9:18 p.m. Wednesday, August 27, 2014, peacefully, surrounded by his family at his residence. Born in Wood River on April 21, 1930, he was the son of William Crews and Minnie (Hamilton) Crews-Gimmeson. A U.S. Air Force veteran, he worked ...

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  17. Virginia E Jenny NeerRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    She had been a housekeeper at Foxes Grove Living Community in Wood River and had been an active member of the East Alton American Legion Post 794 Ladies Auxiliary and the Wood River VFW Post 2859 Ladies Auxiliary.

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  18. Rodger M EakerRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... spouses, Tonia and Kent Unterbrink of Godfrey, Troy and Tammy Eaker of White City, IL, Trisha and Mike Null of Wood River and Tammy and Josh Corrington of Cottage Hills; fifteen grandchildren, Corey, Cyle, Cayla, Jacob, Lucas, Elizabeth, Sierra, ...

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  19. William B Fitzgerald JrRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... Weigel (David) of Smithville, MO, Aaron Fitzgerald (Catherine) of Jerseyville, W. Leonard Fitzgerald (Shelley) of Wood River, IL and Sylvia Fitzgerald-Berry (David) of Alton, 10 grandchildren; Stephen Fitzgerald, Angela Weigel, Lori Weigel, Kelly ...

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  20. Daniel R BrooksRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... 55, passed away at 6:40am on Saturday, August 23, 2014, at his residence. He was born on March 20, 1959, in Wood River, the son of Lila (Ballard) Brooks of Cottage Hills and the late Donald Brooks. In addition his mother in Cottage Hills, other ...

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