Shawgo Memorial Home

207 East Broadway
Astoria, Illinois 61501
Fulton County
(309) 329-2125

Check with Shawgo Memorial Home about which type of funeral services and products the funeral home, mortuary or memorial chapel provide at their Astoria, Illinois location.

Contact the Shawgo Memorial Home Funeral Director to ensure the services they provide match your personal needs. Call the Funeral Director at (309) 329-2125.

If there is a religious preference, make sure that Shawgo Memorial Home can accommodate your religious practices before, during and after the funeral ceremony and at any graveside service.



The Shawgo Memorial Home is one of the funeral homes in Astoria, Illinois. Listed below are other funeral homes, memorial chapels, mortuaries, and funeral service providers in Astoria, Illinois and Fulton County.

Astoria, Illinois Obituaries and News
Obituary: Blake C. Westlake August 28, 2016

Westlake, of Browning, Illinois, passed away 12:17 ... Visitation is 5 – 8 p.m. Aug. 29, 2016 at Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria. The funeral service is 11 a.m. Aug. 30, 2016 at Shawgo Memorial Home with Pastor Jeremy Westlake officiating. (mtcarmelregister.com)

Shawgo Memorial Home August 10, 2016

Nick L. Hamm ASTORIA - Nicholas L. "Nick" Hamm, age 69, of Astoria, IL, passed away at 9:48 a.m. Tuesday, August 9, 2016, in the ER at the Mason District Hospital In Havana, IL. He was born on September 30, 1946, in... (legacy.com)

Grace Bair July 31, 2016

Surviving are one son, Marty Bair of Astoria and two granddaughters, Lindy (and Troy) Schenck of Astoria and Libby Bair of Springfield, Illinois ... Church. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 2 at Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria, with ... (Canton Daily Ledger)

Virginia R. McCormick July 15, 2016

... was a member of the Astoria United Methodist Church and Pythian Sisters Lodge of Astoria. Services are at 3 p.m. on Sunday, July 17, 2016, at Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria with David Little officiating. Visitation is one hour prior to the Sunday service. (McDonough Voice)

WIU Mourns Death of Child Care Employee July 06, 2016

... development associate in the Western Illinois University Infant and Preschool Center, passed away July 4 at home. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 7 at Shawgo Funeral Home in Astoria. Visitation is this evening until 7 p.m ... (Western Illinois)


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Funeral Home Reviews
Pleasant Hill, Illinois
Our family has been taken care of by this funeral home for 40 years or more and we've never had a complaint. Mr. Lummis makes the entire ordeal easier and helps with so many of the minute details.
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Homewood, Illinois
Tews Funeral Home & Ryans Funeral Home are owned & operated by the same person, Mike Ryan. Please beware! Tews Funeral Home gave some of our sons ashes, after cremation, to people who attended the service without asking permission. We did not find this out until months later. My husband was never asked. IT WOULD HAVE NEVER BEEN AUTHORIZED. One of the people who received the ashes was his x-girlfriend. We feel she is part of the reason he is not with us anymore. My husband feels so violated. After finally getting ahold of Mt. Ryan, he kept beating around the bush and would not answer. Please beware. We wouldn't want this to happen to anyone else.
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Darien, Illinois
Be very careful with this funeral home. They may lack honesty, and or diligence. A year ago we lost a parent/In-Law. We used Modell because the parent's spouse was handled through them. During the arrangements ,with the owners daughter, we informed her that the Parent had changed it's mind, and instead of the full burial package, the Parent had previously decided on, the parent wanted Cremation, and a Memorial service at our Church. The Pastor had become a good friend. The Daughter worked with us on the Urn, cards and the arrangements of the remains. Yet, it appeared to us that she became preoccupied with other matters and wanted to give us over to someone else as soon as she could. On later reflection we questioned ourselves on her leaving us was due to the amount of money we were not spending. Months passed as I went through boxes of the parent's records, gotten food poisoning, and spent weeks sipping Broth and sleeping. As we did not pay in full immediately Modell put the account into collection. While recovering I spent an hour in the morning and another in the afternoon back in the boxes. Discovering, in a bundle of old Bank records, a Customer's copy of a Forethought Funeral Insurance policy written by Modell Funeral Home. I contacted Modell and the daughter answered. I told her what I had discovered, and her immediate response was how glad she was that she was not the person to have handled this. How that person should have checked the records. (She must have been doing something else when she spent over ten minutes checking, or she did find the records?, we do not know). She then asked to take care of the matter for us, for which I declined, having no confidence or trust in her or them. The story continues but the above is the essentials. I still question myself on whether or not she was diligent, or if she had found the policy. Did she have a lack of memory in handling us, or was she trying to cover herself. Did she put us in collection to further gain funds and cover themselves? What was nice, was that in the final meeting she never gave us or offer us any credit for there lack of service, Professional to the end. Oh, I forgot they messed up the cards.
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Harvey, Illinois
To Valencia and Terrance Moore and family, Our family extend our deepest condolences to you all. We know this is a difficult time for you, but have hope and faith in the beautiful promise OUR CREATOR has given to us. Revelations 21:3,4
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Aurora, Illinois
Do not use this funeral service,take your loved ones somewhere else.they are very unprofessional and unreliable.Do not recommend
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