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  1. Victor Vic Lee LongRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Victor "Vic" Lee Long 96, of East Alton IL, died at 9:53 am with his family by his side on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at Jerseyville Nursing and Rehab in Jerseyville, IL. Victor graduated early from "Wrights University" where he went on to farm and hunt his family's land.

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  2. Mary Irene BondRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Mary "Irene" Bond, 93 passed away at 1:10 am, Tuesday, March 24, 2015 with her family by her side. She was born on November 5, 1921 in Alton, IL the daughter of the late George and Rebecca Tungett.

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  3. Ramona L SchultzRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Born in Alton on February 3, 1956, she was the daughter of Edgar and Juanita Elspherman, who preceded in death. She had worked as a sales clerk at the Dollar General Store in East Alton as well as a clerk at the FISCA service station in West Alton.

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  4. County Hands Out Park GrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | RiverBender.com

    Madison County's Park and Recreation Commission has awarded more than $1.3-million in park enhancement grants. This comes as good news for many park & recreation departments around the county, with the recent announcement that state funding for parks has been frozen.

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  5. David R WinnettRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | RiverBender.com Obits

    David R. Winnett, beloved husband, brother, father, grandfather and great grandfather has passed away in Jerseyville, Illinois at the age of 88. David R. Winnett was born on February 02, 1927 in a farmhouse two miles north of Greenup, Cumberland County, Illinois. He was the last surviving son of Benjamin Lee Winnett and Isa Winnett.

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  6. William C KeeneRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 15 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Born April 3, 1955 in Alton, he was the son of Norman and Lora Keene of Alton. He was a janitor for Wood River Refinery for the past year and a half.

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  7. William J LaffertyRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 15 | RiverBender.com Obits

    The U.S. Army veteran was a self-employed roofer, and retired from Local #2. He was an avid race fan, affiliated with Lafferty Racing, and was a flagman at Godfrey Speedway and Tri-City Speedway.

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  8. Boys Girls Club Sports RegistrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | RiverBender.com

    The spring sports season in is just around the corner, and in Bethalto, baseball, softball and t-ball registration now in progress. The Boys & Girls Club handles those sports up to age 16, and teams are now forming.

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  9. Patricia Pat HarpoleRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Patricia "Pat" Harpole, 73, passed away at 4:15pm on Wednesday, March 11, 2015, at her home. She was born on August 8, 1941, in Alton the daughter of the late Sarah Louise Whelan.

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  10. Paul E LewisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Paul E. Lewis, age 33, of Cottage Hills, passed away Sunday, March 8, 2015.Paul was born December 27, 1981, in Alton, the beloved son of Jerry Lewis of East Alton, and Leonora Coyle of Bremerton, WA. He was a graduate of Alton High School.

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  11. Linda Lee HammonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | RiverBender.com Obits

    She worked as a clerk for the U.S. Postal Service at the Cottage Hills Post Office for 25 years. Survivors include her daughter, Buffy Chappell of Alton; her son, Jason Hamlett of Bethalto; a grandson, Colton Hamlett; her mother, Bobbie Thompson of Wood River; a sister, Vickie Baker of East Alton; and her nieces and nephews, Britney and Lacey Baker, and Hayden and Mason Harp.

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  12. Rosalie Joyce ZimmermannRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Rosalie Joyce Zimmermann age 79 received eternal rest on Friday March 6, 2015 at her home.She was the daughter of George and Dorothy Robertson. She was a retired teacher of the East Alton School District.Rosalie was united in Holy Matrimony to James Zimmermann on August 2, 1952 at Fort Benning, Georgia.

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  13. Harold Eugene HolmesRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Harold Eugene Holmes, 75, died peacefully at 3:10 a.m, Monday, March 9, 2015 at his residence.He was born in Carrollton on June 30, 1939, one of two children born to the late Harold Lewis & Ellen Holmes.He attended Carrollton Community High School, and entered the U.S. Army where he served his country admirably.He worked at Olin Brass Mill in East Alton for ten years, until his heart issues forced him to retire. In his younger years he was an avid outdoorsman, enjoying hunting, trapping, and shooting trap.

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  14. Wilma C BarthRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | RiverBender.com Obits

    She married Carl L. Barth on May 21, 1949 at Concordia Lutheran in Cottage Hills, Illinois. He preceded her in death on March 24, 1984.

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  15. Edward O Hormann SrRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 8 | RiverBender.com Obits

    He was born December 13, 1937, in Iuka, IL, the son of the late Leonard & Freeda Hormann. He was formerly married to Mary Hormann on September 3, 1960, she passed away on February 9, 2011.

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  16. Mike J RayaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Mike J. Raya, 85, passed away on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 7:40 pm at Alton Rehabilitation and Nursing in Alton, IL. He was born in Hutchinson, Kansas on May 8, 1929 to the late Delfino and Pat Raya.

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  17. Sharon J VonderheidtRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Sharon J. Vonderheidt 69, of East Alton passed away Wednesday, March 3, 2015 at her home. She was born February 11, 1946 to William Peter and Ruth Mary Johnson.

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  18. Police Reports for ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | RiverBender.com

    In local police reports, Alton Police responded to an apparent accident across the street from the police station yesterday morning when the driver of a pick up drove through the front door of the BP Convenience Store at Washington and Broadway. The 82-year-old driver of the truck told police his gas pedal stuck, sending the vehicle into the front door and nearly striking an employee inside.

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  19. Edna Edie L SummersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Edna "Edie" L Summers, 69, passed away at 8:14 am on Sunday March 1, 2015 at Alton Memorial Hospital with her family by her side. Edna was a member of the East Alton Assembly of God Church, and loved spending time with her family and her parrot, Barney and dog, Bernie.

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  20. 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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