Places

  • Peoria is also known as: Peoria County / Peoria city.

  • Peoria tourist attractions include: Peoria Civic Center, O'Brien Field, George L. Luthy Memorial Botanical Garden, Par-A-Dice Hotel and Casino, and WeaverRidge Golf Club.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Shaun Livingston (basketball player), Jim Thome (baseball player), Ryan Martinie (bassist), Mark Staff Brandl (artist), Joe Girardi (baseball player and coach), Allan Frank (songwriter and musician), and Sherrick McManis (american football player).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: East Peoria Times-Courier, Peoria Times-Observer, and Journal Star.

  • Peoria is home to the following sports teams: Bradley Braves men's basketball and Peoria Rivermen.

History

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Peoria was one of the first European settlements in Illinois, dating back to 1680. The inital settlement was a fort built by French explorers. Settlers continued to migrate to area and by 1835 Peoria became an incorporated village. Though the town did not have a mayor, they interestingly elected a president, Rudolphus Rouse. Rouse served as president for one year, form 1835-1836, before the mayoral system was installed.

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

There are currently 18 funeral home listings for the city of Peoria, Illinois. Looking for Peoria cemeteries?

Peoria Obituaries

It was disclosed by Peoria Journal Star on June 8th, 2016 that Aldridge Sr "Al" Hightower perished in Peoria, Illinois.  Hightower was 89 years old and was born in Tucker, AR.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Aldridge Sr "Al"'s life.

It was revealed by Peoria Journal Star on June 8th, 2016 that John Martin Jr Lobberecht passed away in Peoria, Illinois.  Lobberecht was 82 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John Martin Jr's life.

It was revealed by Peoria Journal Star on June 7th, 2016 that John A Baker passed away in Peoria, Illinois.  Baker was 55 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor John A's life.

It was reported by Peoria Journal Star on June 7th, 2016 that Jane Ann Kamin (Beach) died in Peoria, Illinois.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Jane Ann's life.

It was revealed by Peoria Journal Star on June 4th, 2016 that Daniel Jude Aspell passed on in Peoria, Illinois.  Aspell was 56 years old and was born in Cleveland, OH.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Daniel Jude's life.

It was revealed by Peoria Journal Star on June 4th, 2016 that Gordon Kupper died in Peoria, Illinois.  Kupper was 90 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Gordon's life.

It was revealed by Peoria Journal Star on June 4th, 2016 that Katherine L miss "Kathy" Orth passed away in Peoria, Illinois.  Orth was 56 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Katherine L miss "Kathy"'s life.

It was disclosed by Peoria Journal Star on June 4th, 2016 that Clifford E Jr Stammer passed on in Peoria, Illinois.  Stammer was 68 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Clifford E Jr's life.

It was revealed by Peoria Journal Star on June 4th, 2016 that William Frederick "Fred" Stubbs passed on in Peoria, Illinois.  Stubbs was 68 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor William Frederick "Fred"'s life.

It was noted by Peoria Journal Star on June 3rd, 2016 that Elvera Lydia Seeds (Lemkemann) perished in Peoria, Illinois.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Elvera Lydia's life.

Funeral Homes in Peoria

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...

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...

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...

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....

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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Advance Planning
2021 N University St
Peoria, IL 61606
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Central Illinois Mortuary Services Limited
400 N Hightower St
Peoria, IL 61629
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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Davison-Fulton Funeral Chapels
2021 N University St
Peoria, IL 61604
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Endsley Funeral Home
4200 N Knoxville Ave
Peoria, IL 61603
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Lamb Funeral Home
108 Walnut Ct
Peoria, IL 61635
Lutheran Cemetery
914 S Pleasant St
Peoria, IL 61605
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Parkview Cemetery
2001 N University St
Peoria, IL 61606
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Resurrection Cemetery
7519 N Allen Rd
Peoria, IL 61615
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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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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

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Plenty of Central Illinois frights for Halloween
Gounod's ghoulish "Funeral March of the Marionettes" (Alfred Hitchcock ... just a witch's cackle north of Peoria along the Illinois River, via Route 29. Per the park's tri-partite name, Spider Hill sports a triad of attractions: Massacre Mansion, Haunted ...
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Veterans Day parade should be bigger this year
Organizers say this year's Veterans Day parade through Downtown Peoria will follow the same route as last year ... 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 ...
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Obituary: Ruth B. Sturm Schweizer, devoted mother and grandmother, has died
A resident of Cranford for the past 70 years, she was born in Peoria IL and later resided in Brooklyn NY ... Services were held at Gray Memorial Funeral Home, 12 Springfield Ave, Cranford NJ, 11 am on Wednesday October 27, 2010, with visitation from 10 a.m ...
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Anderson-sedgwick Funeral Home. 341 E. Fort Farmngtn, Peoria, IL ( Map ) - (309) 245-2452 ... 2021 N. University Street, Peoria, IL ( Map ) - (309) 688-5700 ...
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