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Marion, Illinois Funeral Homes
1704 N Court
Marion, Illinois 62959
(618) 997-5648
800 N Market Street
Marion, Illinois 62959
(618) 997-5462
900 N Court Street
Marion, Illinois 62959
(618) 993-2131
Marion, Illinois Obituaries and News
Dorothy May Sherman, 86 February 09, 2017

The family will greet friends from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 3, 2017, at Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Marion. Private family burial ... Stimson of Waukegan, Illinois. Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, Roy Orval and Hazel May ... (Marion Today)

Phillip Eugene Bennett February 08, 2017

Bennett; a son, Phillip Wayne (Tracy) Bennett; a daughter, Leigh Ann (Brad) Keyser of Marion; grandchildren Morgan Keyser ... Memorials may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois and/or the Alzheimer's Association. (The Messenger)

Jean Brenningmeyer February 07, 2017

Memorials may be made to Goreville United Methodist Church or Hospice of Southern Illinois and will be accepted at the church or Blue Funeral Home, P.O. Box 411, Marion, IL 62959. Blue Funeral Home in Goreville is assisting the family with arrangements. (The Southern)

Elizabeth Jean Banzhaf Smith, 95 February 07, 2017

IL, two step sons; Jackie (Trudy) Smith, of Marion, IA, Richard Smith, of Le Grand, IA; 13 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren and seven great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Paul Dieffenderfer and Kempton Smith ... (Times-Republican)

Joseph Todaro February 06, 2017

Joe later worked as a sheriff's deputy for Marion Co, Arkansas (AR ... 405 N Euclid Ave, Oak Park IL 60302. Burial will be March 6, starting at 11:00 a.m. at the Unity Church of Oak Park, 405 N Euclid Ave, Oak Park IL 60302. The procession will depart ... (Chicago Sun Times)

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Funeral Home Reviews
Geneva, Illinois
May 13, 2013 was my Dads wake, let me tell ya Dennis could not have made us more comfortable then what he did. He paid attention to all the details, large and small; under the circumstances it is a comfort to have someone looking over these things. We had 90+ attend the wake and many people asked me if we personally knew Dennis and those who worked for him, I said no but that's how they treated all of us.

Dwight, Illinois
I tried to leave a condolence message for the Bennington family, but could only find where I could leave a card for $6.90. I will try later, but was disappointed that I couldn't since we will be out of town for the service.

Country Club Hills, Illinois
I attended the services of Vicki Pittman yesterday and was very disappointed in your services. With today technology you should have known due to the weather, there will have to be a DELAYED BURIAL. The family should not had to put through that long ride from the church to Washington Memory Gardens walk in the mud and standing water to be told this. The Family entrusted you to make this a less painful experience as possible. But LEAKS & Sons let the family and friends down. I will never use your services or refer you to any one. This was very insensitive on Leaks & Sons!!!!!!!!

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.

Chicago, Illinois
This place sucks they will cheat you SHEILA REID IS A DISGRACE TO MR. BRANCH