Places

  • Suburbs of Pekin: Marquette Heights, Marquette Hts, Midway, Normandale, North Pekin, Pekin Heights, Pekin Ins Co, Pekin Mall, Schaeferville.

  • Pekin is also known as: Tazewell County / Pekin city.

  • Zip codes in the city: 61554, 61555, 61558.

  • Tazewell County funeral flowers can be purchased from one of the local funeral shops we partner with.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Susan Dey (model and actor), Erik Brann (musician), D. A. Points (golfer), Jack Truman (film producer and film director), and Ken Hackney (voice actor and sound designer).

The city of Pekin /ˈpiːkɨn/ is the county seat of Tazewell County in the U.S. state of Illinois. Located on the Illinois River, Pekin is the largest city of Tazewell County and part of the Peoria metropolitan area. As of the 2010 census, its population is 34,094. A small portion of the city limits extend into Peoria County. Pekin is the 13th-most populous city in Illinois outside of the Chicago Metropolitan Area.Pekin's Mineral Springs Park is located near Pekin Hospital and the Miller Senior Center. The city is also home to a high-rise residential facility of the United Auto Workers; the 1,538 megawatt, coal-fired Powerton Power Station (currently owned and operated by NRG Energy), the home of the Pekin Federal Correctional Institution; and the headquarters of a regional insurance company, Pekin Insurance.

History

The official website for the city of Pekin is http://www.ci.pekin.il.us.

There are currently 15 funeral home listings for the city of Pekin, Illinois. Looking for Pekin cemeteries?

Pekin Obituaries

It was noted by Peoria Journal Star on June 7th, 2016 that William D "Bill" Tucker passed on in Pekin, Illinois.  Tucker was 78 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor William D "Bill"'s life.

It was disclosed by Peoria Journal Star on June 6th, 2016 that Eileen J Brod (Perry) died in Pekin, Illinois.  Ms. Brod was 88 years old and was born in Atlanta, MO.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Eileen J's life.

It was revealed by Peoria Journal Star on June 6th, 2016 that Shannon Stocke (Lynn) died in Pekin, Illinois.  Ms. Stocke was 47 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Shannon's life.

It was revealed by Peoria Journal Star on June 4th, 2016 that Donald Anthony Doyle passed away in Pekin, Illinois.  Doyle was 86 years old and was born in Oxford, IN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Donald Anthony's life.

It was revealed by Des Moines Register on May 29th, 2016 that Elva Lego (Trobaugh) died in Grimes, Iowa.  Ms. Lego was 68 years old and was born in Pekin, IL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Elva's life.

It was written by Peoria Journal Star on May 28th, 2016 that Curtis James "Curt" Bruns died in Pekin, Illinois.  Bruns was 53 years old and was born in Billings, MT.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Curtis James "Curt"'s life.

It was reported by Peoria Journal Star on May 25th, 2016 that Larry Dean Byrd perished in Pekin, Illinois.  Byrd was 71 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Larry Dean's life.

It was written by Peoria Journal Star on May 25th, 2016 that Douglas Wayne Piper passed away in Cherokee Village, Arkansas.  Piper was 67 years old and was born in Pekin, IL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Douglas Wayne's life.

It was written by Peoria Journal Star on May 18th, 2016 that Christina Smith (Ohnemus) perished in Pekin, Illinois.  Ms. Smith was 63 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Christina's life.

It was written by Peoria Journal Star on May 13th, 2016 that Lois Oedewaldt (Madalozzo) died in Pekin, Illinois.  Ms. Oedewaldt was 85 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Lois's life.

Funeral Homes in Pekin

Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes, LLC

We at Preston-Hanley are proud to serve our fellow Pekin area residents in a home that was built in 1868... and once belonged to one of Pekin's founding fathers. The Honorable Teis Smith was born in Hanover, Germany and settled in Pekin in 1849....

Deiters Funeral Home

Having both a passion for their work and a desire to be closer to family, Gary and Stephanie Deiters acted upon the opportunity to provide the communities of Washington and East Peoria with a better funeral service option. Their dream of funeral...

Springdale Cemetery Mausoleum

Springdale Cemetery, founded in 1855, was part of the Rural Cemetery Movement that took cemeteries out of the control of the church and created non-denominational, architecturally designed burial places that were also attractive parks with ponds,...

Deiters Funeral Home

Having both a passion for their work and a desire to be closer to family, Gary and Stephanie Deiters acted upon the opportunity to provide the communities of Washington and East Peoria with a better funeral service option. Their dream of funeral...

Hurley Funeral Home

Justice C. Pfetzing moved to Havana, Illinois from Hanover, Germany in 1857. He was a cabinetmaker and undertaker. He had ten children, two of which, Oscar and Henry Pfetzing, carried on the funeral service. Oscar had two daughters. The eldest...

Mason Funeral Home

Since 1932, Mason Funeral Homes have been owned and operated by dedicated, local funeral service professionals. Even today, Robert Mason, and Melvin White assist present owners Ross Giesler and Mike Malott and their staff, to make sure family...

Weber Hurd Funeral Home

Weber-Hurd Funeral Home. For over 150 years the residents of Chillicothe and the surrounding communities have trusted the Weber Family to care for then in their time of need. The tradition of trust continues with Greg and Margaret Hurd in 2002.

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Abts Mortuary
905 S 5th St
Pekin, IL 61555
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Cremation Society of Mid-Illinois Company
905 S 5th St
Pekin, IL 61554
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Glendale Memorial Gardens
18119 State Route 9
Pekin, IL 61554
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Henderson Funeral Home and Crematory
2131 Velde Dr
Pekin, IL 61555
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Lakeside Cemetery Association
1917 N 8th St
Pekin, IL 61558
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Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes, LLC
500 N 4th St
Pekin, IL 61554
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Shields Funeral & Cremations
3222 Court St
Pekin, IL 61554
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Woolsey Funeral Home
301 Broadway St
Pekin, IL 61555

Nearby Funeral Homes for Pekin

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Advance Planning
2021 N University St
Peoria, IL 61606
Affordable Funeral & Cremation Services of Central Ilinois
20 Valley Forge Rd
Washington, IL 61571
Anderson & Sedgwick Funeral Hm
341 E Fort St
Farmington, IL 61553
Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral
508 S Main St
Eureka, IL 61530
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Central Illinois Mortuary Services Limited
400 N Hightower St
Peoria, IL 61629
Chillicothe Mortuary
1259 N 4th St
Chillicothe, IL 61523
Clary Funeral Consultant Incorporated
1625 W Candletree Dr
Peoria, IL 61614
Cumerford-Diggle-Hurd Funeral Home
428 W Mcclure Ave
Peoria, IL 61636
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Davis Haensel Funeral Home
204 E Central Ave
Minier, IL 61759
Davis Mortuary
328 S Locust St
Tremont, IL 61568
Davis Mortuary
204 2nd St
Hopedale, IL 61747
Davison Fulton Anderson Chapel
815 N 4th St
Chillicothe, IL 61523
Davison Fulton Funeral Chapels
121 W 3rd St
Delavan, IL 61734
Davison-Fulton Anderson Chapel
815 N 4th St
Chillicothe, IL 61523
Davison-Fulton Funeral Chapels
2021 N University St
Peoria, IL 61604
Davison-Fulton Funeral Chapels
1203 W Garfield Ave
Bartonville, IL 61607
Deiters Funeral Home
444 E Washington St
East Peoria, IL 61611
Deiters Funeral Home
2075 Washington Rd
Washington, IL 61571
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Endsley Funeral Home
1107 W Garfield Ave
Bartonville, IL 61607
Endsley Funeral Home
4200 N Knoxville Ave
Peoria, IL 61603
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Farmington Wilbert Vault Corporation
22413 E State Route 116
Farmington, IL 61531
Fondulac Township Cemetery
266 E Washington St
East Peoria, IL 61610
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Greenwood Cemetery
640 S Main St
Canton, IL 61563
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Haensel Funeral Home
501 Orchard St
MacKinaw, IL 61755
Hammitt Hott Funeral Home
304 N Walnut St
Princeville, IL 61559
Hurley Funeral Home
120 W Race St
San Jose, IL 62682
Hurley Funeral Home
120 West Race St.
San Jose, IL 62682
Hurley Funeral Home
603 E Chestnut St
Mason City, IL 62664
Hurley Funeral Home
217 N Plum St
Havana, IL 62644
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Knapp Johnson Funeral Home
140 Detroit Ave
Morton, IL 61550
Knapp Johnson Harris Funeral
204 W Husseman St
Roanoke, IL 61561
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Lamb Funeral Home
108 Walnut Ct
Peoria, IL 61635
Laurel Hills Cemetery
1105 E Laurel Ave
Havana, IL 62644
Ludwig Mortuary
220 E Jackson St
Morton, IL 61550
Lutheran Cemetery
914 S Pleasant St
Peoria, IL 61605
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Maas Funeral Home
301 S Washington St
Manito, IL 61546
Mason Funeral Home
375 Old Germantown Rd
Metamora, IL 61548
Mason Funeral Home
219 E Partridge St
Metamora, IL 61548
Mason White Funeral Home
20 Valley Forge Rd
Washington, IL 61571
Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home
209 E Chestnut St
Canton, IL 61563
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Oaks Hines Funeral Home
702 W Main St
Elmwood, IL 61529
Oaks Hines Funeral Home
590 Carter St
Fairview, IL 61432
Oaks-Hines Funeral Home
1601 E Chestnut St
Canton, IL 61520
Olio Township Cemetery Association
1015 S Main St
Eureka, IL 61530
Otto Argo Calvert Funeral Home
111 W Park St
Danvers, IL 61732
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Parkview Cemetery
2001 N University St
Peoria, IL 61606
Peoria Hebrew Cemetery
2807 W Heading Ave
West Peoria, IL 61633
Peoria Wilbert Vault Company Incorporated
510 Townhall Rd
Metamora, IL 61548
Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes LLC
405 Rusche Ln
Creve Coeur, IL 61610
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Quiram Funeral Home
202 Nw Vine St
Atlanta, IL 61723
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Remmert Funeral Home
204 W Husseman St
Roanoke, IL 61561
Remmert Funeral Home
521 E Washington St
East Peoria, IL 61610
Resurrection Cemetery
7519 N Allen Rd
Peoria, IL 61615
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Schmidt Haller Funeral Parlors
521 E Washington St
East Peoria, IL 61610
Simons Mortuary
912 W John H Gwynn Jr Ave
Peoria, IL 61656
Springdale Cemetery Mausoleum
3014 N Prospect Rd
Peoria, IL 61603
Swan Lake Memory Gardens
4601 W War Memorial Dr
Peoria, IL 61615
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Tw Parks Colonial Chapel
201 N Macarthur Hwy
Peoria, IL 61656
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Valley Mortuary & Cremation
1417 S Stanley St
Peoria, IL 61605
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Weber Hurd Funeral Home
1107 N 4th St
Chillicothe, IL 61523
White Chapel Memory Gardens
24550 N County Highway 6
Canton, IL 61524
Wilton Mortuary
2101 N Knoxville Ave
Peoria, IL 61636
Woolsey-Wilton Funeral Home
2408 W Willow Knolls Dr
Peoria, IL 61615
Wright & Salmon Mortuary
2416 N North St
Peoria, IL 61636

Pekin Funeral Home News

Veterans Day parade should be bigger this year
Pekin Hospital will have a Veterans Day ceremony at 3 ... Bella McKnight, who received the flag at the funeral of her husband, who served in World War II. For more information, call 691-0303 or 696-7059. - As part of Marine Week, the U.S. Marine Corps has ...
http://www.pjstar.com/news/x307713786/Veterans-Day-parade-should-be-bigger-this-year

Betty Jane Heberer Rakestraw
Three daughters Alice Byers of Pekin, Illinois, Shirlene Vorgert and her husband Don of ... A visiting hour will be held Wednesday November 3rd from 1-2PM at Stetson's Funeral Home 12 Federal St. Brunswick, Maine 04011. A funeral service will follow at 2PM ...
http://www.timesrecord.com/articles/2010/11/02/obituaries/doc4cd0429f64ae0124138053.txt

Dennis E. Denny Goodman
Goodman of Chestnut, IL; two daughters: Melissa (Rick) Beals of Pekin, IL and Stacy (David ... Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 6, 2010 at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Mt. Pulaski, IL with Rev. Mark Smith and Rev. Rachel Stockle ...
http://www.lincolncourier.com/obituaries/x742792459/Dennis-E-Denny-Goodman

State race focuses on economy - FIP
The following are stories that you will find today only in the printed and e-edition of the Pekin Daily Times. In the race for the 94th District seat of the Illinois House ... I am a rabbi who was asked by a funeral director to talk with a family dealing w ...
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A funeral is a ceremony for celebrating, sanctifying, or remembering the life of a person who has died. Funerary customs comprise the complex of beliefs and ...
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Funeral (album) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Henderson Funeral Home: Home
Henderson Funeral Home promises to treat those we serve with respect, compassion and dignity. ... Henderson Funeral Home. 420 Walnut Street. Pekin, IL 61554. Map ...
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Pekin Funeral Homes and funeral services in Illinois
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Preston-Hanley Funeral Home in Pekin, IL
The Honorable Teis Smith was born in Hanover, Germany and settled in Pekin in 1849. ... The Pekin home is ADA compliant, allowing for easy accessibility with an ...
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