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Betty Turner – Services Pending

Betty Turner, 95 of Aledo, died Thursday 9/21/2017 at Genesis Senior Living, Aledo.  Services are pending at Bewley Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Aledo.

Helen S. McKinney – Graveside Services 9/26/17

Helen S. McKinney, 88 of Aledo, died Thursday, September 21, 2017 at Genesis Medical Center, Silvis. Graveside Services are 2 p.m., Tuesday, September 26,  at  Aledo Cemetery. There is no visitation. Fippinger Funeral Home, Aledo is in charge of the…

Michael ‘Mick’ Miller – Services 9/23/2017

Michael G. “Mick” Miller, 70 of Illinois City, died Tuesday, September 19, 2017 in his home. A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be 11 a.m., Saturday, September 23, at the Reynolds American Legion in Reynolds. Visitation will be from…

Lachelle Mitchell Schuch – Services 9/23/17

Lachelle Mitchell Schuch, 53 of Lombard, IL, formerly of Aledo, died Saturday, September 9, 2017, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Chicago. Services are 11 a.m., Saturday, September 23, at Marston Antioch Baptist Church. Private family burial will be in Oakridge Cemetery,…

Seaton Public Library Reading Program

Seaton Public Library is promoting its “Hooked on Reading” program to area residents, starting June 28th. The Library will be open on Wednesdays from 3 to 5:30 p.m., and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Story time for kids…

Trinity Presbyterian Church Bible Bunch

Area children ages kindergarten through 4th grade are invited to attend “Bible Bunch,” the free after-school ministry at Trinity Presbyterian Church. Bible Bunch is held the first and third Thursday of each month from 3:15 to 5 p.m. during the…

Wonderful Wednesdays at Preemption United Methodist Church

The Preemption United Methodist Church invites you to “Wonderful Wednesdays” each week at 6 p.m. This is a free meal site for those having financial difficulties or needing companionship & fellowship, or for busy parents who need an easy night…

Caregiver Support Group

The “Caregiver Support Group” meets the second Wednesday of each month, 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the Mercer County Senior Center, 137 West Main Street, Aledo. Support Group facilitator is Susan Kivista, LMSW. For additional information and resources, contact Susan…