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Obituary: Geraldine Pallesen Loved Traveling, Playing Schafskopf

Editor’s note: This obituary initially ran in September. However, the family has now set the funeral service. So we’re re-running the obituary. Geraldine Mae Pallesen, 89, passed away Friday, Sept. 9, 2016 at her residence. Born May 20, 1927 in Racine, she was the daughter of the late Patrick and Julia (Nee: Fitzgerald) Lavin. Geraldine […]

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Obituary: Penelope Gagnon

Penelope “Penny” J. Gagnon, 78, passed away Wednesday, at Wheaton Franciscan – All Saints Medical Center. She was born in Racine, January 24, 1938, daughter of the late Clarence and Elizabeth (Nee: Pritchard) Keller and was a lifelong resident of Racine. On Oct. 26, 1957 at the First United Methodist Church she was united in […]

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Obituary: Eliza Ward

Eliza L. Ward, 69, passed away Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at Wheaton Franciscan – All Saints Medical Center. Eliza was born in Decent, MS on November 15, 1946. She was the daughter of the late Cora (Berry) and Isaac Johnson Sr. On July 9, 1966 she was united in marriage to the love of her […]

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Week In Review: Firefighters Save The Day, Wheaton Employees Complain About Lunch, Break Pay

You were busy this week and didn’t have much time to keep up on the news, but we’ve got you covered. Here are our top 5 most read stories this week. Caledonia Firefighters Save The Day And A Deck Years Of Unpaid Lunches And Breaks At Heart Of Wheaton Complaints Homicide Victim From Sunday Night […]

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