Grand Tower, Illinois Funeral Homes

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Grand Tower, Illinois Funeral Homes
105 S Maple
Grand Tower, Illinois 62942
(618) 457-4139
Grand Tower, Illinois Obituaries and News
Community calendar February 16, 2017

Grand Ave., Fox Lake, free, 847-587-0198 Grayslake Park District ... 6:45 p.m. Tuesday, Gorton Community Center, 400 E. Illinois Road, Lake Forest, free, 847-828-1412 Advocate Condell Medical Center Bereavement Group: This is asupport group for widows ... (Chicago Tribune)

Problem nominations are pretty much inevitable for new presidents February 16, 2017

Bill Richardson withdrew his name after the word surfaced that a grand jury was investigating allegations of ... President George H.W. Bush's effort to make former Texas Sen. John Tower his defense secretary went down in flaming defeat. (Associated Press)

Philip W. Cornelius February 15, 2017

After Esther passed away, Phil returned to Illinois and spent the next 17 years with his good ... Affectionately known as “Phil the Pill” at Bell Tower Retirement Community, he spent most of his last few years in the same building he went to high ... (Telegraph Herald)

Norma JoNell Turner Hardison February 15, 2017

From Daviess County, she taught at Grand Chain Elementary in Illinois and retired from teaching at Graham School in 1991. She was honored as elementary teacher of the year by Kentucky Music Educator Association in 1986. She was an active member and officer ... (Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer)

Stephanie D. Gill February 15, 2017

She is preceded in Death by her beloved Grand Mother Ceola Priest In addition to her husband ... James (Kasey) Gill of Mt. Carmel, Illinois, Morgan Gill of Godfrey, Ethan Gill of Godfrey; one grandchild, Ryleigh Gill; five siblings, Charles "Chip ... (Alton Daily News)

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Funeral Home Reviews
Chenoa, Illinois
The sympathy flowers where more beautiful than on the picture. Very fresh and the arrangement was just wonderful. I would buy from this store any time again with confidence. Thanks for your outstanding and friendly service.

Harvey, Illinois
To Valencia and Terrance Moore and family, Our family extend our deepest condolences to you all. We know this is a difficult time for you, but have hope and faith in the beautiful promise OUR CREATOR has given to us. Revelations 21:3,4

Homewood, Illinois
Please see 'Tews Funeral Home' review. These two funeral homes are owned & operated by the same person, Mike Ryan. ** please read my review **

Darien, Illinois
Be very careful with this funeral home. They may lack honesty, and or diligence. A year ago we lost a parent/In-Law. We used Modell because the parent's spouse was handled through them. During the arrangements ,with the owners daughter, we informed her that the Parent had changed it's mind, and instead of the full burial package, the Parent had previously decided on, the parent wanted Cremation, and a Memorial service at our Church. The Pastor had become a good friend. The Daughter worked with us on the Urn, cards and the arrangements of the remains. Yet, it appeared to us that she became preoccupied with other matters and wanted to give us over to someone else as soon as she could. On later reflection we questioned ourselves on her leaving us was due to the amount of money we were not spending. Months passed as I went through boxes of the parent's records, gotten food poisoning, and spent weeks sipping Broth and sleeping. As we did not pay in full immediately Modell put the account into collection. While recovering I spent an hour in the morning and another in the afternoon back in the boxes. Discovering, in a bundle of old Bank records, a Customer's copy of a Forethought Funeral Insurance policy written by Modell Funeral Home. I contacted Modell and the daughter answered. I told her what I had discovered, and her immediate response was how glad she was that she was not the person to have handled this. How that person should have checked the records. (She must have been doing something else when she spent over ten minutes checking, or she did find the records?, we do not know). She then asked to take care of the matter for us, for which I declined, having no confidence or trust in her or them. The story continues but the above is the essentials. I still question myself on whether or not she was diligent, or if she had found the policy. Did she have a lack of memory in handling us, or was she trying to cover herself. Did she put us in collection to further gain funds and cover themselves? What was nice, was that in the final meeting she never gave us or offer us any credit for there lack of service, Professional to the end. Oh, I forgot they messed up the cards.

Homewood, Illinois
Tews Funeral Home & Ryans Funeral Home are owned & operated by the same person, Mike Ryan. Please beware! Tews Funeral Home gave some of our sons ashes, after cremation, to people who attended the service without asking permission. We did not find this out until months later. My husband was never asked. IT WOULD HAVE NEVER BEEN AUTHORIZED. One of the people who received the ashes was his x-girlfriend. We feel she is part of the reason he is not with us anymore. My husband feels so violated. After finally getting ahold of Mt. Ryan, he kept beating around the bush and would not answer. Please beware. We wouldn't want this to happen to anyone else.