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
Danner, Victor H. January 22, 2017

Visitation will take place on Tuesday, January 24th from 2-3 pm at Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria, IL. Graveside military honors will be at 3:30 pm at the Astoria Cemetery provided by the Astoria American Legion Post 25. In lieu of flowers, memorials may ... (Herald & Review)

Shawgo Memorial Home February 08, 2017

Ruby A. Hickle ASTORIA - Ruby A. Hickle, age 87, of Astoria, IL, passed away at 9:35 p.m. on Wednesday, January 18th, in the McDonough District Hospital in Macomb, IL. She was born on April 29, 1929, in Vermont, IL, the... (legacy.com)

Harry Wayne Danner December 16, 2016

He was a man that enjoyed his family and loved having them round him. He will be sadly missed by all who knew him. Funeral services will be held Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock in the Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria. Burial will be in the Astoria cemetery. (findagrave.com)

Robert W. “Artie” Shaw November 23, 2016

He delighted in seeing and spending time with his grandchildren. Services are at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 26, 2016 at Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria with Pastor Ken Peterson officiating. Visitation is 5-7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 25, 2016, at Shawgo Memorial Home ... (McDonough Voice)

Robert William 'Artie' Shaw November 21, 2016

LINDALE, Texas — Robert William "Artie" Shaw, 89, of Lindale, Texas, formerly of Astoria, Illinois, and Davenport, passed away Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016, at his home in Lindale. Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016, at Shawgo Memorial Home ... (Quad-Cities Times)


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Funeral Home Reviews
Homewood, Illinois
Please see 'Tews Funeral Home' review. These two funeral homes are owned & operated by the same person, Mike Ryan. ** please read my review **
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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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Melrose Park, Illinois
Terrible service, untrustworthy, state closed him down for nonpayment
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Chenoa, Illinois
The sympathy flowers where more beautiful than on the picture. Very fresh and the arrangement was just wonderful. I would buy from this store any time again with confidence. Thanks for your outstanding and friendly service.
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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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