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  1. Catherine L. FarrellRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Catherine L. Farrell, age 89, of Maryville, IL, formerly of Wood River, IL, Lansing, IL and Northbrook, IL, passed away on February 7, 2016 at Liberty Village, Maryville, IL. Catherine was born on July 9, 1926 in Brussels, IL, a daughter of the late John and Hattie Schleeper.

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  2. Merle C. BassettRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | RiverBender.com Obits

    He married Norine Burk on March 28, 1948 at St. John's United Church of Christ in Wood River. She survives.

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  3. James R. CoatneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | RiverBender.com Obits

    He was born March 22, 1963 in Alton, and worked construction most of his life. He loved the outdoors, particularly fishing and camping.

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  4. Robert Eugene TuckerRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Born in Wood River on February 22, 1947, he was the son of Webb Graham and Betty Tucker Payne. He was raised by his grandparents, Harley and Lela Tucker.

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  5. Gregory Gale StanleyRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Gregory Gale Stanley, 64, of Moro, IL passed away at 9:00 a.m. Wed. Feb. 3, 2016 at Alton Memorial Hospital in Alton, IL.

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  6. Beiser Brings Satellite Office Hours to East AltonRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | RiverBender.com

    EAST ALTON On Thursday, January 21, State Rep. Dan Beiser, D-Alton , hosted his monthly satellite office hours meeting in East Alton to make his staff more easily accessible to area residents that do not live in Alton and help constituents gain access to state services. "I believe that satellite office hours provides a great resource to the community," said Beiser.

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  7. Dynamo Pro Wrestling live at the Douglas ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | RiverBender.com

    Dynamo Pro Wrestling is proud to announce an all ages, live, professional wrestling event on Saturday, February 27th, 2016. This professional wrestling event, sponsored by AlignLife Chiropractic, AllState Insurance The John Standefer Agency, Slackers - Music, Movies, Games, Toys & Comics, and Computer Specialists, will be held at the Douglas Club, located at 102 Whitelaw Avenue in Wood River, Illinois.

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  8. James GowinRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | RiverBender.com Obits

    He married the former Barbara Sue DeShasier on July 9, 1966 in Carrollton and she survives in Jacksonville. Surviving are their granddaughters: Aliya and Anya Kurz of Ellisville, MO., a brother John Gowin of Wood River, a sister Doris Gowin of Bethalto, son-in-law: Matt Kurz of Ellisville, MO, sister-in-law: Kathy Gowin of Bunker Hill.

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  9. Teddy Ray 'Ted' ElliottRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Teddy Ray "Ted" Elliott, 62, died at 10:00 a.m., Friday, January 29, 2016 at the home of his sister in Grafton, under the care of Blessing Hospice of Greene County.He was born on Feb. 27, 1953 at Wood River Township Hospital in Wood River, Il., one of three children born to Strait B. & Imogene Elliott.Ted graduated in 1973 from Jersey Community High School, and had worked as a CNA for various nursing homes in the Jerseyville area, until the passing of his father, at which time he became a caregiver to his mother until her death in 2011.Surviving are two sisters, Sandra Rowling of Grafton and Diana Travis of Bethalto; a niece, Kim Zimmerman of Grafton; four nephews, Keith Klopfer of Springfield, Bradley Klopfer and his wife, Kim of Valparaiso, In., Dickie Rowling and Gary Rowling both of Grafton; great nieces and nephews, as well as three great great nephews, Jessica Klopfer, Jake & ... (more)

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  10. Ray Alan LewisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Ray Alan Lewis, 57, died at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, February 1, 2016 at his residence. He was born September 8, 1958 in Wood River the son of the late Clarence and Doris Mays Lewis.

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  11. Two arrested for robbery of Wood River Vantage Credit UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | RiverBender.com

    After a joint investigation involving the Wood River Police, Alton Police, FBI and the U.S. Marshals the two suspects were identified and ultimately arrested today for the Armed Robbery on Nov. 10 at the Wood River Vantage Credit Union. Alton Police arrested Soloman on an unrelated incident shortly after the robbery.

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  12. L&C Named Military Friendly for Sixth Consecutive YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | RiverBender.com

    GODFREY For the sixth consecutive year, Lewis and Clark Community College has been named to the Military Friendly Schools list. The 2016 Military Friendly Schools list honors the top 20 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools that are doing the most to embrace America's military service members, veterans and spouses as students and ensure their success on campus.

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  13. Mary 'Rosie' Rosetta PavishRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home 727 E. Bethalto Blvd Bethalto, IL 62010 377-4000 Dateline: East AltonMary "Rosie" Rosetta Pavish, 87, passed away at 4:30 am Friday, January 29, 2016 at Integrity Nursing Home in Wood River under the care of Unity Hospice.She was born on September 16, 1928 in Raleigh, IL, the daughter of Charles Esco and Mary Etta Wiseman. She married Paul Pavish on February 11, 1978 in East Alton.

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  14. James L. JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | RiverBender.com Obits

    James Lee Jackson, age 65, of Troy, Ill., born August 21, 1950 in Wood River, Ill., passed away Tuesday morning, January 26, 2016, at his home, after a 19-month valiant battle against multiple myeloma. Jim attended SIU-Edwardsville and Eastern Illinois University and was an educator for 30 years as an Audio-Visual Director and Social Studies teacher in Edwardsville.

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  15. George M. StanichRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | RiverBender.com Obits

    On January 23, 2016 at 8:30 pm surrounded by his family, the dear Lord took our beloved love one, George M. Stanich to heaven. Our father was born July 27, 1927 in Wood River, IL to George and Agnes Stanich.

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  16. Wood River explores options to avoid water flowing over Illinois 143 againRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | RiverBender.com

    Wood River City Manager Jim Schneider has been affiliated with the city for 35 years and he never remembers Illinois 143 between Illinois Route 255 being closed due to flooding over the road. During the post-Christmas torrential rains, water flowed over that area and caused it to be closed for two-plus weeks.

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  17. Merle Janet (Acord) AlexanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Merle Janet Alexander , 79, passed away early Thursday morning, January 21, 2016. Born August 10, 1936 in Wood River, Illinois she was the daughter of Hallard Eugene Acord and Merle Geneva Acord Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother James E. Acord, her daughter Jody L. Walker, and her granddaughter Crystal N. Walker.

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  18. Multiple fire departments brave cold weather, fight difficult blaze in HartfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | RiverBender.com

    HARTFORD Hartford, Roxana, Wood River and South Roxana firemen all responded rapidly to a fully engulfed fire in the 100 block of Second Street in Hartford after 8 p.m. on Friday. By the 10 p.m. range, the fire was under control and firemen were packing up and leaving the scene.

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  19. Essie LaVonne MellorRead the original story

    Friday Jan 22 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Essie LaVonne Mellor, 89, passed away 9:40 a.m. Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at Eunice Smith Nursing Home in Alton. A past member of the Wood River VFW Post 2859 Ladies Auxiliary, she worked as a sales clerk at the Tri-City Grocery in Wood River and then at the K-Mart Store in Edwardsville.

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  20. James H. Sparks, Jr.Read the original story

    Friday Jan 22 | RiverBender.com Obits

    A U.S. Navy veteran from 1946-49, he worked in the maintenance department of Wood River Township Hospital for 20 years before retiring in 1988. He was a member of the Wood River Eagles Lodge Aries 2773 and enjoyed, golf, pool and bowling.

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