Brown-Alkire Funeral Home

309 E Washington Street
Hoopeston, Illinois 60942
Vermilion County
(217) 283-5128

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

Contact the Brown-Alkire Funeral Home Funeral Director to ensure the services they provide match your personal needs. Call the Funeral Director at (217) 283-5128.

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



The Brown-Alkire Funeral Home is one of the funeral homes in Hoopeston, Illinois. Listed below are other funeral homes, memorial chapels, mortuaries, and funeral service providers in Hoopeston, Illinois and Vermilion County.

Hoopeston, Illinois Obituaries and News
Geraldine Johnson July 23, 2014

Graveside services will be at 11:30 a.m. Friday at Floral Hill Cemetery, Hoopeston. The Rev. Ted Pracz will officiate. Burial will be in Floral Hill Cemetery. Brown-Alkire Funeral Home, 309 E. Washington St., Hoopeston, is in charge of arrangements. (The News-Gazette)

Nicholas William Saathoff July 07, 2014

died at his home surrounded by his family following a 14-month illness. His funeral service was at 11 a.m. Monday, July 7, at St. Peter Lutheran Church, Crescent City, with the Rev. Joel Brown officiating. Burial was in Wenger-Green-Ridge Cemetery ... (Paxton Record)

Betty Jean Matlock July 03, 2014

Visitation will be today, July 4, 2014, from 4 until 8 p.m. in DeBaun Funeral Home, Wabash Avenue Chapel, 2425 Wabash Ave. Private family services are scheduled for a later time with Pastor Kenneth Alkire officiating. Burial will be in Black Cemetery. (Tribune-Star)

Birth Announcements July 02, 2014

Sister is Jessalyn, 7. Brothers are Wyatt, 8, and Wade 18 mo. Grandparents are Norman and Eunice Miller of German Valley, Dean and Sandy Eisenmann of Hoopeston, and Rita and Terry Wasmer of Roberts. Conor P. Mitchell, Pecatonica John and Laura Mitchell of ... (Freeport Journal Standard)

What Changed? Council Approves One Halfway Home, Blocks Another June 19, 2014

Which home's program could pass, and if one may not have the chance. "Motion passes 7-3." And with that, the city council gave Calvin Jones and his Adulthood Transition Center (ATC) a break, whereas not 5 months ago, they turned down House of Rainbow. (FOX Illinois)


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Funeral Home Reviews
Country Club Hills, Illinois
I attended the services of Vicki Pittman yesterday and was very disappointed in your services. With today technology you should have known due to the weather, there will have to be a DELAYED BURIAL. The family should not had to put through that long ride from the church to Washington Memory Gardens walk in the mud and standing water to be told this. The Family entrusted you to make this a less painful experience as possible. But LEAKS & Sons let the family and friends down. I will never use your services or refer you to any one. This was very insensitive on Leaks & Sons!!!!!!!!
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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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Eureka, Illinois
My friend wanted a simple no frills send off. Well I suppose that is exactly what she recieved. Parked in a corner of the basement (as in concret floor, pipes and crummy walls). She was a beautiful woman that could at times be excentric in her style. You would never have guessed that by the plane sheet that covered her. The array of headstones that were in the other corner were a nice touch, all that was missing were some spiderwebs and an errie tape in the back ground. There was not even a place to pray! I know that money plays a part, and that some people want simple but this was disrespectful. If they would donate a corner for the poor I would be willing to decorate it in memory of my friend, so no one elses family has to say good bye in such deplorable conditions.
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Dwight, Illinois
I tried to leave a condolence message for the Bennington family, but could only find where I could leave a card for $6.90. I will try later, but was disappointed that I couldn't since we will be out of town for the service.
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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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