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Elizabeth Birk Marcheschi

DENVER, Colo. — Elizabeth Birk Marcheschi, born July 3, 1957, Martha Elizabeth Birk (Marbeth to her astonishingly old friends and family), d…

Florence Russell

LADD — Florence Russell, 90, of Ladd passed away Tuesday, June 20, 2017, in Colonial HealthCare and Rehabilitation Centre in Princeton.

Traffic court

The following information was recently collected at the Bureau County Courthouse: Traffic court El…

Marriages/divorce

The following information was recently collected at the Bureau County Courthouse: Marriage licenses…

ISP releases May activity report

LASALLE – Illinois State Police (ISP) District 17 announced during the month of May, troopers handled 1,674 calls for service and assistance…

Property Transfers

The following property transfers were recently recorded at the Bureau County Recorder of Deeds’ office in the Bureau County Courthouse:

Joseph Durbin

PRINCETON — Joseph “Joe” Durbin, 89, passed away Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at Liberty Village - Manor Court in Princeton.
James Swearingen

James Swearingen

BRADFORD — James D. Swearingen, 83, of Bradford, passed away peacefully surrounded by loving family members at University Medical Center in …
Fred King

Fred King

LAMOILLE — Fred H. King, 81, of LaMoille, formerly of Bloomington, passed away at 9 a.m. Monday, June 19, 2017, at his residence.

Paula Brown

PERU — Paula Brown, 71, of Peru, formerly of Cherry, died peacefully in her daughter’s home in Tonica on Sunday, June 18, 2017.

Dale Nelson

LOS ANGELES — Dale A. Nelson, 69, of Los Angeles, Calif., passed away Thursday, June 15, 2017. He w…
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