James Holcombe
B: 1940-07-30
D: 2017-01-17
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Holcombe, James
Charles Wilda
B: 1938-10-06
D: 2017-01-06
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Wilda, Charles
Helen McCoy
B: 1927-12-28
D: 2017-01-05
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McCoy, Helen
John Buzinski
B: 1942-10-25
D: 2017-01-02
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Buzinski, John
Theodore Leslie
B: 1943-06-28
D: 2017-01-02
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Leslie, Theodore
Kathleen Young
B: 1922-10-20
D: 2016-12-30
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Young, Kathleen
Daniel Randolph
B: 1971-12-26
D: 2016-12-20
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Randolph, Daniel
Elizabeth Douglas
B: 1919-06-03
D: 2016-12-16
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Douglas, Elizabeth
Jones Peace
B: 1937-11-23
D: 2016-12-14
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Peace, Jones
Donald Lockwood
B: 1942-01-19
D: 2016-12-11
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Lockwood, Donald
Twila Shafer
B: 1958-10-17
D: 2016-12-10
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Shafer, Twila
Harrison Peters
B: 2016-12-06
D: 2016-12-10
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Peters, Harrison
Patricia Janjecic
B: 1937-08-09
D: 2016-12-06
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Janjecic, Patricia
Virginia Jackson
B: 1946-05-01
D: 2016-12-05
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Jackson, Virginia
Kevin Missak
B: 1950-12-19
D: 2016-12-03
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Missak, Kevin
Paul Williams
B: 1943-04-25
D: 2016-12-03
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Williams, Paul
Bernard Fredericks
B: 1958-02-17
D: 2016-12-01
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Fredericks, Bernard
John Buendgen
B: 1957-01-15
D: 2016-11-14
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Buendgen, John
Thomas Hrpcha
B: 1946-07-17
D: 2016-11-11
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Hrpcha, Thomas
Nancy Otruba
B: 1954-08-27
D: 2016-11-08
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Otruba, Nancy
Florence Irwin
B: 1925-08-08
D: 2016-10-31
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Irwin, Florence


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The Life and Assassination of President Abraham Lincoln will be presented twic on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017 at Woodlawn Funeral Home by manager Chuck Lyons. We are once again honored to host the traveling authentic replica of Abraham Lincoln’s coffin. The free exhibit features other Civil War era artifacts and reproduction pieces and will be open to the public. RSVP NOW


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Phone: 815-725-0100
Fax: 815-725-0306

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