Ford Heights, Illinois Funeral Homes

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Ford Heights, Illinois Funeral Homes
1621 East Lincoln Highway
Ford Heights, Illinois 60411
(708) 758-2880
Ford Heights, Illinois Obituaries and News
Francis Balkenbush, 86 July 13, 2015

In addition to his wife, he is survived by four sons, Paul (wife Bridget) Balkenbush of Florissant, MO, William Balkenbush of Arizona, David Balkenbush of Maryland Heights ... 6th St., Springfield, IL, 62702, or a charity of the donor's choice. (The Journal News)

Skokie Obituary: Gary Schneier July 06, 2015

The following obituary is courtesy of Chicago Jewish Funerals ... Graveside service Monday 12:30PM at Shalom Memorial Park (Section IV Carmel), 1700 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights, IL Memorial contributions may be made to Libenu Foundation, 7247 N. (Patch)

High school senior receives Air Force Academy appointment June 28, 2015

Johnson recently announced that Joshua Phil Crum, a graduating senior at O’Fallon Township High School, Illinois ... and Mrs. Julie Crum of Fairview Heights, Illinois, and the grandson of Phil and Dr. Gloria Crum of McAllen. (McAllen Monitor)

Thomas Spalla June 24, 2015

Home, AR, and his memory and good works there will be missed by Pastor Greg Ford and the Congregation ... (7700W), Palos Hills, IL. Funeral Saturday 11:00 a.m. from the funeral home to St. Alexander Church, 7025 W. 126th St., Palos Heights, IL for 11:30 ... (Chicago Sun Times)

EDUCATION: Noah Crum to attend Congress of Future of Science and Technology Leaders in Boston June 23, 2015

FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS — Noah Crum, a senior at O’Fallon Township High School of Fairview Heights, Illinois, has been nominated to attend the Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders from June 28 to 30 in Boston. Crum is the grandson of Phil and ... (McAllen Monitor)

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Funeral Home Reviews
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.

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.

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.

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

Bloomington, Illinois
Your computer system is of no value, other than posting you phone number. I wasn't able to use it to find a funeral let alone the obituary. totally unacceptable.