Funeral Homes in Rock Island, IL

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Below you fill find all funeral homes and cemeteries in or near Rock Island.

Suburbs of Rock Island: Rock Island Arsonal.

Rock Island is also known as: Rock Island County / Rock Island city.

Their current mayor is Mayor Dennis Pauley.

Zip codes in the city: 61201, 61204, 61299.

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

Wheelan Pressly Funeral Home

Ownership of the funeral home changed hands in 1928 with the death of Charles R. Wheelan. His son, Charles W. Wheelan, became the president working along side his brother William J. Wheelan. This was also the year the funeral home changed its...

Van Hoe Funeral Home Limited

With the number of corporately owned funeral homes these days, we want you to know that we are FAMILY OWNED AND OPERATED. Our family has served the Quad-Cities area for 4 generations and our goal is to keep providing the same level of service...

Speer Funeral Home

The Murphy Undertaking Business, established in 1895, began the business we are in today. John w. Murphy began this business on College Avenue. He built a new facility at 103 SW 3rd Street in 1939. Retiring in 1944, Mr. Murphy sold both his...

Cities near Rock Island offering funeral homes and cemeteries
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Calvary Cemetery
2901 12th St
Rock Island, IL 61201
Chippiannock Cemetery
2901 12th St
Rock Island, IL 61201
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Hodgson Funeral Home
608 20th St
Rock Island, IL 61201
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Memorial Park Cemetery
4205 30th St
Rock Island, IL 61201
Memorial Park Cemetery
30th
Rock Island, IL 61204
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Orr's Mortuary
1326 4th Ave
Rock Island, IL 61201
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Rock Island National Cemetery
Building 118
Rock Island, IL 52801
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Wheelan Funeral Home
520 18th St
Rock Island, IL 52801

Nearby Funeral Homes for Rock Island

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Bewley Funeral Home & Crmtn
103 Sw 3rd St
Aledo, IL 61231
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Cunnick-Collins Mortuary Service
1200 E 39th St
Davenport, IA 52807
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Esterdahl Mortuary & Crematory Limited
6601 38th Ave
Moline, IL 61265
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Family Heritage Group
838 E Kimberly Rd
Davenport, IA 52807
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Muscatine Memorial Park
3300 Mulberry Ave
Muscatine, IA 52761
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Nelson Funeral Home
423 8th St
De Witt, IA 52742
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Orr's Mortuary
428 W 12th St
Davenport, IA 52803
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Schroder Mortuary Incorporated
701 1st Ave
Silvis, IL 61282
Schultz Funeral Homes
722 8th St
De Witt, IA 52742
Speer Funeral Home
2502 SE 3rd St
Aledo, IL 61231
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Trimble Funeral Homes
601 21st St
Moline, IL 61265
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Van Hoe Funeral Home Limited
1500 6th St
East Moline, IL 61244
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Weerts Funeral Home
E Kimberly Rd
Davenport, IA 52807
Wendt Funeral Home
1811 15th Ave
Moline, IL 61265
Wheelan Pressly Funeral Home
201 4th Ave E
Milan, IL 61264

Facts about Rock Island, Illinois

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Lane Evans (lawyer and politician), Pete Mickeal (basketball player), Brian Jones (basketball coach), John Allred (trombonist), Jeffrey Gold (playwright and filmmaker), Madison Keys (tennis player), and Bobby Schilling (restaurateur and politician).

Rock Island is a city in and the county seat of Rock Island County, Illinois, United States. The original Rock Island, from which the city name is derived, is the largest island on the Mississippi River. It is now called Arsenal Island. The population was 39,018 at the 2010 census. Located on the Mississippi River, it is one of the Quad Cities, along with neighboring Moline, East Moline, and the Iowa cities of Davenport and Bettendorf. The Quad Cities has a population of about 380,000. The city is home to Rock Island Arsenal, the largest government-owned weapons manufacturing arsenal in the US, which employs 6,000 people.Rock Island has great neighborhoods where residents feel at home. There’s a wide variety of housing available in Rock Island including historic homes, new downtown condos, new construction in the heart of the city, and wooded retreats. The Rock Island-Milan School District, Rockridge School District (southwest portion of city) along with private schools, are innovative and prepare students for life. Rock Island offers plenty of options to play. The District (Downtown Rock Island) has art galleries and theatres, nightclubs and coffee shops, and restaurants of all flavors. Golf courses, parks, a casino, botanical center, marina, historic tours, bike paths, and festivals will keep you entertained.Rock Island has been named one of the 10 most exciting places in Illinois. Movoto Real Estate, a national real estate company, put Rock Island behind only Evanston and Woodstock and ahead of Chicago in its list of the state's 10 most fun cities.Rock Island ranked No. 1 in nightlife locales per capita in Illinois and No. 6 in music venues per capita. The city also has "a ton of comedy clubs and off the grid venues."In 2015 Rock Island was ranked the 32nd "Best Small City" in the country based on economic health, affordability, and quality of life.

Rock Island Obituaries

It was reported by San Diego Union-Tribune on October 7th, 2018 that Orba Lee Brees passed away in Escondido, California.  Brees was 85 years old and was born in Rock Island, IL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Orba Lee's life.

It was revealed on May 25th, 2018 that Norman I Rich died in Rochester, Minnesota.  Rich was 91 years old and was born in Rock Island, IL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Norman I's life.

It was disclosed on May 2nd, 2018 that Joyce E Trevor (Henning) passed away in Tulsa, Oklahoma.  Ms. Trevor was 91 years old and was born in Rock Island, IL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Joyce E's life.

It was reported by Waterloo/Cedar Falls Courier on February 12th, 2018 that Sharon Ann Robbins (Sizemore) passed away in Waterloo, Iowa.  Ms. Robbins was 69 years old and was born in Rock Island, IL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Sharon Ann's life.

It was written by Des Moines Register on January 28th, 2018 that Leon Sr Dolquist passed away in Des Moines, Iowa.  Dolquist was 83 years old and was born in Rock Island, IL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Leon Sr's life.

It was disclosed on December 13th, 2017 that Sandra Edythe Hanson (Schmacht) perished in Perry, Kansas.  Ms. Hanson was 78 years old and was born in Rock Island, IL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Sandra Edythe's life.

It was reported on November 18th, 2017 that Mary Jo "Nonnie" Fuller (Fuller) passed away in Clearwater, Florida.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary Jo "Nonnie"'s life.

It was revealed on October 15th, 2017 that Lawrence R Dr Gray passed away in The Villages, Florida.  Gray was 87 years old and was born in Rock Island, IL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Lawrence R Dr's life.

It was revealed by The Villages Daily Sun on October 12th, 2017 that Larry R Gray died in The Villages, Florida.  Gray was 87 years old and was born in Rock Island, IL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Larry R's life.

It was noted on September 13th, 2017 that Georgia L Newberry passed away in Largo, Florida.  Newberry was 84 years old and was born in Rock Island, IL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Georgia L's life.

History

The population was 39,684 at the United States Census 2000 census. Rock Island is the county seat of Rock Island County, Illinois Island County, Illinois, United States. It is one of the Quad Cities, along with neighboring Moline, Illinois East Moline, Illinois Moline, and the Iowa cities of Davenport, Iowa and Bettendorf, Iowa The original Rock Island, from which the city gets its name, is the largest island in the Mississippi River and is now known as Arsenal Island. . .

The official website for the city of Rock Island is http://www.rocksolidrockisland.com/.

Rock Island Funeral Home News

Rock Island National Guardsman dies during training at Camp Dodge
A 34-year-old Illinois Army National Guardsman ... Burial with full military honors will follow at Rock Island National Cemetery, Arsenal Island. Visitation will be 3 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at McGinnis-Chambers Funeral Home, Bettendorf.
http://www.qconline.com/archives/qco/display.php?id=515949

Eugene Gene F. Belles
BETTENDORF Private funeral services for Eugene Gene F. Belles, 89, of Bettendorf were held on Thursday, November 4, 2010 at Cunnick-Collins Mortuary in Davenport. Interment was at the Rock Island Arsenal National Cemetery in Rock Island, IL ...
http://clintonherald.com/obituaries/x104128734/Eugene-Gene-F-Belles

Edward 'Bud' deSilva Jr.
He was born October 25, 1931 to Dr. Edward and Gretchen deSilva in Rock Island, Illinois. In 1949 he graduated from Rock ... Memorial gifts may be made to the charity of your choice. Weerts Funeral Home, Davenport, is assisting the family with arrangements.
http://www.qconline.com/archives/qco/display.php?id=517677

South Regional Member Exchange Digest for Sept. 30-Nov. 1
It's pursuing testing for a possible project on citrus land in western St. Lucie County while keeping its option open for a Hutchinson Island wind farm ... was never declared "presumed dead," a formal funeral was never held here. By Michael Barrett, The ...
http://www.nola.com/newsflash/index.ssf/story/south-regional-member-exchange-digest-for-sept-30-nov-1/a92a1f80d0b547009789e39a8313c641

Norman L. Knott Sr.
He was born on July 23, 1921 in Oregon, IL ... on Mantis Island, near New Guinea and Australia and operated a rescue boat. He was an electrician and had co-founded Ballard Electric of Rockford. He had lived in Avon Township, Rock County before moving to ...
http://www.beloitdailynews.com/articles/2010/10/29/announcements/obituaries/obit2902.txt

Tristate Regional News, Thursday 10/28
His funeral will be Friday at Voss Chapel in Seymour ... The university says bomb-sniffing dogs were brought in from McDonough and Rock Island Counties, but no bomb was ever found. Illinois High School Team Forced To Forfeit Games (East St. Louis) -- The ...
http://tristatehomepage.com/fulltext/?nxd_id=212296

Rock Island Funeral Homes and funeral services in Illinois
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Hodgson Funeral Home
Rock Island, IL 61201. 309-786-4433. Visit the website. Social Security ... 1415 River Drive. Moline, IL 61265. 309-764-1000. Rock Island Cemeteries ...
http://hodgsonfuneralhome.com/?page=pg__localresources

Hodgson Funeral Home
Hodgson Funeral Home. 608 - 20th St. Rock Island, IL 61201. Telephone: ... Please enter the letter displayed in the corresponding box below the column. ...
http://www.hodgsonfuneralhome.com/?page=pg__contactus

Funeral Services & Cemeteries Rock Island
Top Funeral Services & Cemeteries in Rock Island - Chippiannock Cemetery & Crematory, Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, Hodgson Funeral Home, Calvary Cemetery, ...
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Wheelan-Pressly Family of Funeral Homes of Rock Island and ...
In 2007 we opened our new location at 3030-7th, Avenue Rock Island. In 2009 we purchased the former Family Funeral Home at 801 W. Edgington Street Reynolds. ...
http://www.wheelanfuneralhome.com/AboutUs/

Cemeteries - Rock Island National Cemetery - Burial and ...
Rock Island National Cemetery - The VA National Cemetery Administration honors the military service of our Nation's veterans. We provide a dignified burial and ...
http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/rockisland.asp

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