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....
Funeral Homes in Pekin, IL
Below you fill find all funeral homes and cemeteries in or near Pekin.
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.
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. 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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Facts about Pekin, Illinois
- 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.
It was disclosed by Peoria Journal Star on November 9th, 2018 that Emily L Wieburg (Mott) perished in Pekin, Illinois. Ms. Wieburg was 94 years old. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Emily L's life.
It was reported by Peoria Journal Star on November 3rd, 2018 that Kenneth Eugene Cochran passed on in Pekin, Illinois. Cochran was 78 years old and was born in Safe, MO. Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Kenneth Eugene's life.
It was disclosed by Peoria Journal Star on November 3rd, 2018 that Harry Jr Stein died in Pekin, Illinois. Stein was 90 years old. Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Harry Jr's life.
It was revealed by Peoria Journal Star on November 2nd, 2018 that Thomas F Trumpy perished in Pekin, Illinois. Trumpy was 85 years old. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Thomas F's life.
It was disclosed by Peoria Journal Star on October 31st, 2018 that D Virginia Bailey (Hackler) passed on in Pekin, Illinois. Ms. Bailey was 98 years old. Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor D Virginia's life.
It was reported by Peoria Journal Star on October 31st, 2018 that Nora Frye (Ogle) died in Pekin, Illinois. Ms. Frye was 87 years old and was born in Cherokee Co, SC. Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Nora's life.
It was reported by Peoria Journal Star on October 30th, 2018 that Patricia Jean "Pat" Crawford (Spiesz) died in Pekin, Illinois. Ms. Crawford was 85 years old and was born in Charlestown Twp Lee Co, IA. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Patricia Jean "Pat"'s life.
It was written by Peoria Journal Star on October 27th, 2018 that Dianna Jean Howell (Harper) passed away in Pekin, Illinois. Ms. Howell was 69 years old. Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Dianna Jean's life.
It was written by Peoria Journal Star on October 25th, 2018 that Thomas L "Thom" Matheney died in Pekin, Illinois. Matheney was 87 years old and was born in Deavertown, OH. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Thomas L "Thom"'s life.
It was disclosed by Peoria Journal Star on October 24th, 2018 that Sue A Murphy (Bellmay) passed away in Pekin, Illinois. Ms. Murphy was 70 years old. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Sue A's life.
After a county surveyor laid out a "town site," an auction of this town plat and site was held in Springfield, Illinois. As of the 2000 census, itss population is 33,857.
In January 1680, Sieur de La Salle de LaSalle and 33 fellow explorers landed their canoes on the eastern bank of the Illinois River. The village site was awarded to Major Isaac Perkins, Gideon Hawley, William Haines and Major Nathan Cromwell, the last of whose wife named the City of Pekin after Beijing, China, which was at that time spelled "Peking" or "Pekin," spellings still common in German and French. A group of 11 men gathered on June 25, 1862, in Pekin to establish the first council of the Union League of America, to promote patriotism and loyalty to the Union. They built a winter refuge in what is now the southeast quarter of section 1 of Pekin Township, Tazewell County, Illinois Township. The Union League movement focused on providing medical supplies, training nurses, and advocating equality for slaves.
The official website for the city of Pekin is http://www.ci.pekin.il.us.
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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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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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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 ...