Watson Funeral Home

1517 Locust Street
Eldorado, Illinois 62930
Saline County
(618) 273-7916

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

Contact the Watson Funeral Home Funeral Director to ensure the services they provide match your personal needs. Call the Funeral Director at (618) 273-7916.

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



The Watson Funeral Home is one of the funeral homes in Eldorado, Illinois. Listed below are other funeral homes, memorial chapels, mortuaries, and funeral service providers in Eldorado, Illinois and Saline County.

Eldorado, Illinois Obituaries and News
Ora Mae Sigler April 13, 2015

Her funeral ... Memorial Home, Bloomington. The family suggests memorials be made to Eastview Christian Church or Community Cancer Center, Normal. Please mail your memorials to her daughter, Beverly Lauritson, 815 E. Elm, LeRoy, IL 61752. (Pantagraph)

Delores Hunt April 13, 2015

Hunt, 80, of Rio, Illinois ... the Wagler Funeral Home in Bloomfield; Rev. Dwight Johnson and Rev. Bert Johnson officiating. Burial will be at the Taylor Cemetery in Appanoose County. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Wednesday at the Watson-Thomas ... (Ottumwa Courier)

Register, David Paul April 11, 2015

Dave was born on August 2nd, 1950 in Kilbourne, IL, the son of Charles and Ruth M. (McGlothin) Register. Dave grew up in Eldorado Springs ... at Brintlinger and Earl Funeral Home, Decatur. A Memorial service to celebrate Dave’s life will be held at ... (Herald & Review)

James 'Jim' William Watson April 11, 2015

Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Joyce; two sons, Mike (Gina) of Mount Zion, Il ... Mack Funeral Home in Montezuma at 1:00 p.m., with Steve Gommel and Keith McIntyre officiating. Pall bearers will be Mike, Randy, Chad, Brandon and Kyle Watson ... (Tribune-Star)

Spieth sets another scoring record, keeps lead at Masters April 10, 2015

He had a two-shot lead early in the round last year but faded down the stretch, finishing as a runner-up behind Bubba Watson. This year ... McIlroy starts fast, but stumbles home in Masters finish McIlroy starts fast, but stumbles home in Masters finish ... (KFVS12)


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Funeral Home Reviews
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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Wood River, Illinois
Marks needs an updated web site
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Geneva, Illinois
May 13, 2013 was my Dads wake, let me tell ya Dennis could not have made us more comfortable then what he did. He paid attention to all the details, large and small; under the circumstances it is a comfort to have someone looking over these things. We had 90+ attend the wake and many people asked me if we personally knew Dennis and those who worked for him, I said no but that's how they treated all of us.
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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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Savoy, Illinois
I would so like to make a donation in honour of my friend who passed away two days ago; however, all that is possible is thye purchase of flowers - how very disappointing
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