Genoa, Illinois Funeral Homes

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Genoa, Illinois Funeral Homes
202 E Main Street
Genoa, Illinois 60135
(815) 784-2518
132 W Main Street
Genoa, Illinois 60135
(815) 784-5191
Genoa, Illinois Obituaries and News
Wednesday evening obituary update July 01, 2015

The following obituaries have been provided by local funeral homes ... Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday, Morris Funeral Home, Wayne; burial following in Genoa Cemetery. Visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. ALICE LORENA BLAKE ... (Herald-Dispatch)

Finley, Robert “Bob” June 16, 2015

in Genoa, Ill., the son of Richard and Anne (Kramer) Finley, who, in 1943, moved to Maple Park, Ill., to a farm at the edge of town “where the sidewalk ends.” Early on, Bob exhibited a talent for farming. A member of both 4-H and the Illinois ... (Winona Post)

Bruce Followell June 14, 2015

Followell of Freeman Spur, Franklin Followell of Mulkeytown, Willard and Ann Followell of Houston, Phyllis Gibson of West Frankfort, Linda and Richard Jarvis of Genoa, Betty Burks ... made to Hospice of Southern Illinois, 204 Halfway Road, Marion, IL ... (The Southern)

Merle L. Whipple June 11, 2015

He was a member of St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church and the American Legion Post in Genoa City. He served in the U.S. Army ... Shirley Whipple, McHenry, Illinois, and Sheryl (Charlie) Bock, Antioch, Illinois;, two sons, Michael (Lorna) Whipple, Silver ... (Lake Geneva Regional News)

Marie A. (Salz) Miller 1911-2015 May 31, 2015

She is survived by her children, Charles Miller, of Genoa, and Mary Ann Finch, of Verona; five grandchildren, Danny (Jackie) Miller, Brian (Nicole) Miller, David Miller, Jennifer (Ron) Frye and Jeff (Jeanette) Finch; 12 great-grandchildren; two great-great ... (The Times)


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Funeral Home Reviews
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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Savoy, Illinois
Most obit's have an area where condolences may be sent, however this one is only possible to send flowers. Crass commercialization at the begining and the end I see.
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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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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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Melrose Park, Illinois
Terrible service, untrustworthy, state closed him down for nonpayment
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