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Passing of Sandra Jean Campbell, mother of District 4 Investigator Bob Campbell.

Friday, April 26th, 2019

It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of Sandra Jean Campbell, mother of District 4 Investigator Bob Campbell.

Obituary for Sandra Jean Campbell
Sandra Jean “Sandie” Vest Campbell, 81 of Bowen, IL died Wednesday, April 24, 2019 Memorial Hospital in Carthage, IL.

She was born August 15, 1937 in Carthage, IL, the daughter of Francis and Virginia Thompson Vest. On May 19, 1956 she was united in marriage to Robert Campbell in Carthage. He survives.

She is also survived by her children, Steve (Julie) Campbell of Augusta, IL, Robin (Roy) Scott of Keokuk, Darla (Fred) Birkhofer of Camdenton, MO, Marla (Rick)… Berry of Hamilton, IL, Robert (Oknan) Campbell of Girard, IL and Donna Campbell Amandus of Ft. Madison, IA, grandchildren, Tawnya (Kent) Boyd, Megan Ritter, Michael Homan, Nathan Campbell, Nic (Samara) Campbell, Preston Scott, Isaac Seay, Trent Justice (Charla Holmes), Shannon Homan (Dustin Racen), Jacquelyn Scott, Gwen Scott, Whittney Vigen, Raven Campbell, Dylan (Corbyn) Schrader, Mike (Erika) Berry, Jackson Amandus, great grandchildren, Alivia Nelson, Saydee Boyd, Maddie Boyd, Isaiah Seay, Emerson Glasgow, Illona Seay, Kyliee Vigen, Irelynn Seay, Robin Lauren Glasgow, Kloee Homan, Mary Claire Ritter, Callan Vigen, Birdie Schrader, Greyson Justice, Evie Berry and Miller Marie Racen, brother and sisters, Ronald (Marilyn) Vest of Bowen, IL, Terri (Pat) Sullivan of Colchester, IL and Ginger Rexroat of Colchester, IL.

She was preceded in death by her parents, sons, Chris and Randy Campbell in infancy, granddaughter, Deborah Ann Fuller, grandsons, Joshua Scott and Christopher Berry and her sister, Ann Whitaker.

Sandie graduated from Bowen High School.

She was a member of the Bowen Christian Church.

Sandie enjoyed being a homemaker and spent her life making a wonderful home for her husband and children.

Sandie was well known for her stunning handmade Santa Clause dolls known as “Sandie’s Santas”. She was a skilled seamstress and made quilts for every newborn member of her family. Sandie also had a love for writing and was gifted in poetry. Her grandchildren and great-grandchildren were the sunshine of her life and she loved spending time with them. Above all, her greatest pride and joy was her very large family. She loved hosting family gatherings and bringing everyone together as often as possible, but her favorite of all was the annual Campbell family Christmas Eve.

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, at Bowen Christian Church in Bowen, IL.

Memorials may be made to Memorial Hospital or the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

http://www.vigenmemorialhome.com/obituaries/Sandra-Jean-Campbell?obId=4345920#/obituaryInfo

Please keep the Campbell family in your thoughts and prayers.

Fraternally,

Frank Wallace, Secretary
F.O.P. SOS Investigators Lodge #95

Passing of Robert W. Cadwell, of Carthage., (Retired District 3).

Friday, February 22nd, 2019

It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of Robert W. Cadwell, of Carthage., (Retired District 3).

Robert Walker Cadwell

July 25, 1936 ~ February 19, 2019 (age 82)

Obituary

Robert W. Cadwell, 82, of Carthage, passed away at his home, Tuesday morning, February 19, 2019 in Carthage.

Robert was born July 25, 1936, in Keokuk, Iowa, the son of Phineas Mott and Helen Aurelia (Walker) Cadwell. He attended Carthage High School graduating in 1954. He was united in marriage to Sally JoAnn Tweedt from 1954 until 1968. In 1974 he was united in marriage to Nadine Howe Cameron. She preceded him in death in 1994. Robert had worked for the telephone company in Georgia from 1956 – 1961 and then moved back to Carthage and worked at the Maytag Store for 10 years. Robert then served 20 years in the Secretary of State Police from 1971 until his retirement in 1991. Robert was active in his community and enjoyed politics. He was a life-long Republican and served as a precinct committeeman. He continued his life of service on the Illinois Stolen Car Task Force from 1991-1994. He ran for Hancock County Sheriff in 1994 and then was elected Hancock County Coroner, a position he served from 1996-2000. He was also the Hancock Township Supervisor for many years and enjoyed his service as a member of the Carthage Clipper Fire Department for nearly 15 years. Robert was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Carthage.

Robert is survived by three children, Rauna (Rob) Brown of Augusta, Mary Beth Howell of Keokuk and Robert E. Cadwell of Carthage; two step-children, Malinda “Mindi” (Greg) Gronewold of Carthage and Randy (Cate Sceli) Cameron of London, Ontario, Canada; his companion of 23 years, Esther Huls of Carthage; grandchildren, Justin (Deanna) Twaddle, Cassandra (Ricky) Phiri, Carianna (Travis) Davison, Jonathan Wustrow, Jordan, Brandon (Amy), Nathan, Alexandra and Randall Cadwell; step-grandchildren, Dana Scarlett (Brandon), Jaired Anderson (Rebecca), Kara (Jeremy) Kalmus, Cody Cameron, Justin Cronin, Hannah (Bryan) Huff and Kayla (Daniel) Burr; eight grandchildren; eight step-great grandchildren; and two sisters, Jean McCallister of Macomb and Rosalie (Claus) Tanner of Mt. Pulaski, Illinois; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Nadine Cadwell; a son, Mark Alan Cadwell; and two sisters, Margie Trovillion and Georgia Douglas.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, February 27, 2019, at Printy Funeral Home in Carthage with burial to follow in Moss Ridge Cemetery in Carthage. Visitation will be held Tuesday evening at Printy Funeral Home in Carthage from 3:00 – 8:00 P.M. with family meeting friends from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. Memorials may be directed to the Carthage Clipper Fire Department. Printy Funeral Home of Carthage is in charge of arrangements.

Donations may be made to:

Carthage Clipper Fire Department

Please keep the Cadwell family in your thoughts and prayers.

Fraternally,

Frank Wallace, Secretary
F.O.P. SOS Investigators Lodge #95

Passing of George Harchous, (Retired District 4)

Friday, December 28th, 2018

George Harchous

September 14, 1932 – December 26, 2018

 

George R. ‘Junior’ Harchous, 86, of Sullivan, passed away at 9:20 p.m. Wednesday December 26, 2018 in his residence.

Celebration of Life services will be 4:00 p.m. Sunday in the Reed Funeral Home, Sullivan with John Plummer officiating . Visitation will be from 2 – 4 p.m. Sunday. Burial will be at a later date in the Greenhill Cemetery, Sullivan. Memorials are suggested to Lincolnland Hospice or to the Alzheimer’s Association. View complete obituary and send online condolences to the family at reedfuneralhome.net.

George was born September 14, 1932 in Allenville, the son of George F. and Ila Olive Hoseney Harchous. George graduated from Sullivan High School. He had worked for his uncle, Oliver Myers, at the Shell Service Station in Sullivan. He later owned and operated the Harchous Marathon Station in Sullivan for about ten years. He then began a twenty year career as a police officer for the Illinois Secretary of State. George was a member of the Sullivan Masonic Lodge # 764 AF & AM, the Sullivan Ambucs and the Sullivan Ambucs Big Hat Club, the Fraternal Order of Police, the Sullivan First Christian Church and had attended the Allenville Christian Church and most recently the Mason Point Chapel. George married the love of his life, Janet Marlow on October 11, 1951 and they were married for 65 wonderful years. They loved camping, square dancing and their grandchildren. For seven years they took their camper to Weslaco, Texas for the winter. They had many friends.

Surviving are his children Jennie Harchous of Sullivan, Joe (Sandy) Harchous of Allenville and Tracy (Kyle) Cochran of Lunenburg, Massachusetts; grandchildren Ashley Cochran, Seth Cochran, Lindsay Cochran all of Lunenburg, Massachusetts, Josh (Sarah) Cole of Sullivan, Kaci (Kyle) Crafton of Lovington; great grandchildren Madisyn, Alivia, Emmalynn and Greyson Crafton and Makenzie and Rachel Cole; step grandchildren Crystal (Chris) Keepes of Clarksville, Tennessee, Heather (Chris) Graham of Lexington, Kentucky and Stephanie (Kyle) Finney of Sullivan, a niece and several nephews..

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Janet and sister Betty Moutria.

LODGE 95 MEETING/CHRISTMAS PARTY

Thursday, November 15th, 2018

FRATERNAL ORDER OF POLICE
LODGE 95
MEETING/CHRISTMAS PARTY

DECEMBER 8th 2018

Board Meeting: at 3:00 pm
Eagle ridge Resort Villa
1507 long Bay Drive #LB07
Galena Illinois 61036

DINNER: 6:00 P.M.
Members’ and a guest Dinners are paid for.

HOTEL rooms are available at the RATE OF $80.00 PER NIGHT + taxes (Check in: 4:00 p.m. check out: 12:00 p.m.)
(RATE Also available for the night before and after):

EAGLE RIDGE RESORT AND SPA
444 EAGLE RIDGE DRIVE
GALENA, ILLINOIS 61036

Phone: (800) 892-2269 – ADVISE them to reserve a room out of F.O.P Lodge 95, block on 12/08/2018.

If you have questions, please feel free to contact 1st Vice-President Kevin Stewart (sos149@gmail.com)

Lodge 95 wins scholarships

Friday, September 28th, 2018

Children of Kevin Stewart, Kurt Male’, and Bob Allen all won a $500 college scholarship from the IL State FOP on 09-27-18. Congrats, Terry Trueblood President

Passing of Robert B. Louden, (Retired Sergeant District 3)

Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of Robert B. Louden, (Retired Sergeant District 3) ( I just received this information).

Robert’s Obituary

Robert B. Louden, age 89, of Stronghurst, Illinois, passed away at 4:49 a.m.
Friday September 7, 2018 at Oak Lane Nursing & Rehab in Stronghurst. He was born September 28, 1928 in LaHarpe, Illinois, the son of Benjamin and Ruth Smiddy Louden. On September 4, 1945, he married Joyce Stevenson in Burlington, Iowa.

Bob attended the South School, (country school) and Terre Haute High School in Terre Haute, Illinois. He later graduated from the Police Academy in Springfield, and several seminars and training classes in law enforcement.
He served as a police officer for over thirty years. He was an Illinois Conservation Officer, the Henderson County Sheriff, and was a Sergeant with the Illinois Secretary Of State Police, for several years.

He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting, fishing, and trapping, and mushrooming. He also enjoyed shooting pool, and played adult baseball and softball in his younger years. He was a volunteer fireman for the Terre Haute Fire Dept and served on the school board for the Terre Haute elementary school. He was a private pilot and a former member of the Civil Air Patrol. Bob was a 50 year member of the LaHarpe Lodge #195 AF & AM, and a member of the Terre Haute United Methodist Church and in later years, attended the Stronghurst United Methodist Church.

Survivors include his wife, one son, Larry (Pat) Louden of Hot Springs, AR, five grandchildren, Stacey (Mitch) Allen, Jeff (Jamie) Louden, Krystal
(Mark) Van Worth, Katie Ball, Benjamin (Kelli) Louden, numerous great grandchildren and great great grandchildren, and three sisters, Barbara Sutter of Burlington, IA, Marilyn Ingram of Carthage, MO, and Linda Louden of Apache Junction, AZ. He was preceded in death by his parents, one son, Rodney Louden, one daughter, Laura Ball, one granddaughter, Bethany Neppl, one sister, Elizabeth Moore, and three brothers, Don, Roger, and David Louden.

Masonic Rites will be at 4:45 p.m. Monday at Banks & Beals Funeral Home in Stronghurst, followed by visitation with the family from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. The funeral will be at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday September 11, 2018 at Banks & Beals with Rev. Lee Unger and Pastor Lisa Unger officiating. Burial will follow in the Terre Haute Cemetery. Memorials have been established for the Terre Haute United Methodist Church and the Stronghurst United Methodist Church. Please visit banksandbeals.com to sign the guest book and leave a condolence.

Please keep the Louden family in your thoughts and prayers.

Fraternally,

Frank Wallace, Secretary
F.O.P. SOS Investigators Lodge #95

Passing of Gary Spurling, (Retired District 3)

Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of Gary Spurling, (Retired District 3).

Obituary for Gary L Spurling

Gary L. Spurling, 70 of Bloomington, passed away on Monday, September 24,
2018 at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington.

Gary’s service will be held on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 12pm at Calvert & Metzler Memorial Home, Bloomington with Pastor Dan Jassman officiating. Following the service burial will be held in East Lawn Memorial Gardens, Bloomington with military honors conducted by the Bloomington/Normal American Legion Honor Guard.

Calvert & Metzler Memorial Home is in charge of arrangements.

Gary was born on February 10, 1948 in Lincoln, Illinois. He is the son of Merlin and Mary (Langley) Spurling. He married Barbara Kiper on March 24,
1995 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Gary is survived by his wife Barbara, Bloomington; children, Angela Snyder, Pontiac; Amy Veach, Kama Snyder and Briannon Snyder all of Bloomington. Also surviving are his grandchildren, Hayden and Austin Veach, his brother, Larry
(Cindy) Spurling, Ohio and sister-in-law, Coleen Spurling of Ottawa, IL.

He is preceded in death by his parents, his son, Troy Spurling and a brother, Terry Spurling.

He served in the US Marine Corps and worked as a Police Officer for the Secretary of State Police, retiring in 2001 after 23 years. He was a member of the National Fraternal Order of Police and the American Legion Post 1150, Downs.

Gary enjoyed boating, camping and spending time with his family. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.

Online condolences may be made to www.calvertmemorial.com

Please keep the Spurling family in your thoughts and prayers.

Fraternally,

Frank Wallace, Secretary
F.O.P. SOS Investigators Lodge #95

SB2640 – c-5 update

Saturday, August 25th, 2018

(625 ILCS 5/2-116) (from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 2-116)
7 Sec. 2-116. Secretary of State Department of Police.
8 (a) The Secretary of State and the officers, inspectors,
9 and investigators appointed by him shall cooperate with the
10 State Police and the sheriffs and police in enforcing the laws
11 regulating the operation of vehicles and the use of the
12 highways.
13 (b) The Secretary of State may provide training and
14 education for members of his office in traffic regulation, the
15 promotion of traffic safety and the enforcement of laws vested
16 in the Secretary of State for administration and enforcement
17 regulating the operation of vehicles and the use of the
18 highways.
19 (c) The Secretary of State may provide distinctive uniforms
20 and badges for officers, inspectors and investigators employed
21 in the administration of laws relating to the operation of
22 vehicles and the use of the highways and vesting the
23 administration and enforcement of such laws in the Secretary of
24 State.

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1 (c-5) The Director of the Secretary of State Department of
2 Police shall establish a program to allow a Secretary of State
3 Police officer, inspector, or investigator who is honorably
4 retiring in good standing to purchase either one or both of the
5 following: (1) any Secretary of State Department of Police
6 badge previously issued to that officer, inspector, or
7 investigator; or (2) if the officer, inspector, or investigator
8 has a currently valid Firearm Owner’s Identification Card, the
9 service firearm issued or previously issued to the officer,
10 inspector, or investigator by the Secretary of State Department
11 of Police. The cost of the firearm shall be the replacement
12 value of the firearm and not the firearm’s fair market value.
13 (d) The Secretary of State Department of Police is
14 authorized to:
15 (1) investigate the origins, activities, persons, and
16 incidents of crime and the ways and means, if any, to
17 redress the victims of crimes, and study the impact, if
18 any, of legislation relative to the criminal laws of this
19 State related thereto and conduct any other investigations
20 as may be provided by law;
21 (2) employ skilled experts, technicians,
22 investigators, special agents, or otherwise specially
23 qualified persons to aid in preventing or detecting crime,
24 apprehending criminals, or preparing and presenting
25 evidence of violations of the criminal laws of the State;
26 (3) cooperate with the police of cities, villages, and

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1 incorporated towns, and with the police officers of any
2 county, in enforcing the laws of the State and in making
3 arrests;
4 (4) provide, as may be required by law, assistance to
5 local law enforcement agencies through training,
6 management, and consultant services for local law
7 enforcement agencies, pertaining to law enforcement
8 activities;
9 (5) exercise the rights, powers, and duties which have
10 been vested in it by the Secretary of State Act and this
11 Code; and
12 (6) enforce and administer any other laws in relation
13 to law enforcement as may be vested in the Secretary of
14 State Department of Police.
15 Persons within the Secretary of State Department of Police
16 who exercise these powers are conservators of the peace and
17 have all the powers possessed by policemen in municipalities
18 and sheriffs, and may exercise these powers anywhere in the
19 State in cooperation with local law enforcement officials.
20 These persons may use false or fictitious names in the
21 performance of their duties under this Section, upon approval
22 of the Director of Police-Secretary of State, and shall not be
23 subject to prosecution under the criminal laws for that use.
24 (e) The Secretary of State Department of Police may charge,
25 collect, and receive fees or moneys equivalent to the cost of
26 providing its personnel, equipment, and services to

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1 governmental agencies when explicitly requested by a
2 governmental agency and according to an intergovernmental
3 agreement or memorandums of understanding as provided by this
4 Section, including but not limited to fees or moneys equivalent
5 to the cost of providing training to other governmental
6 agencies on terms and conditions that in the judgment of the
7 Director of Police-Secretary of State are in the best interest
8 of the Secretary of State. All fees received by the Secretary
9 of State Police Department under this Act shall be deposited in
10 a special fund in the State Treasury to be known as the
11 Secretary of State Police Services Fund. The money deposited in
12 the Secretary of State Police Services Fund shall be
13 appropriated to the Secretary of State Department of Police as
14 provided for in subsection (g).
15 (f) The Secretary of State Department of Police may apply
16 for grants or contracts and receive, expend, allocate, or
17 disburse moneys made available by public or private entities,
18 including, but not limited to, contracts, bequests, grants, or
19 receiving equipment from corporations, foundations, or public
20 or private institutions of higher learning.
21 (g) The Secretary of State Police Services Fund is hereby
22 created as a special fund in the State Treasury. All moneys
23 received under this Section by the Secretary of State
24 Department of Police shall be deposited into the Secretary of
25 State Police Services Fund to be appropriated to the Secretary
26 of State Department of Police for purposes as indicated by the

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1 grantor or contractor or, in the case of moneys bequeathed or
2 granted for no specific purpose, for any purpose as deemed
3 appropriate by the Director of Police-Secretary of State in
4 administering the responsibilities of the Secretary of State
5 Department of Police.
6 (Source: P.A. 92-501, eff. 12-19-01.)

7 Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
8 becoming law.

2018 Scholarship Awards Notice

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

Pleasse the attached link for the awards!!

https://www.randompicker.com/Project/Public/Protocol.aspx?Key=517332×82271

 

Congratulation to:

 

Reid Blackburn

Ryan Blackburn

Hannah DuMontelle

 

Frank Wallace, Secretary
FOP SOS Investigators Lodge #95

Passing of Arleen Pisano, mother of Kathy Pisano (Retired District 3)

Sunday, April 29th, 2018

It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of Arleen Pisano, mother of Kathy Pisano (Retired District 3).

Arleen Pisano
1928 – 2018 Obituary

Arleen Pisano Obituary

WASHINGTON — Arleen Doris Pisano, 89, of Washington, passed away at 12:22 p.m. Thursday, April 26, 2018 at UnityPoint Health – Proctor in Peoria.
Born July 21, 1928 in Bendon, Michigan to Fred and Jessie (McCuaig) Beaton, she married Joseph Pisano on July 5, 1952 in Traverse City, Michigan. He died September 27, 2007 in Peoria. She was also preceded in death by her parents; one brother and sister-in-law, Eldon and Cleora Beaton.

Surviving are three sons, Tom (Jackie) Pisano of Germantown Hills, Chris (Brenda) Pisano of East Peoria, and Michael (Cheryl) Pisano of Belleview, Florida; one daughter, Kathy Pisano of Washington; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. She was looking forward to the birth of two great-grandchildren.

She was a member of Christ Bible Church in Creve Coeur.

A homemaker, Arleen enjoyed being outdoors, gardening, going to church, watching Alaska shows on television, and was an avid reader. She also enjoyed her time in Michigan and traveling with Eldon and Cleora.

Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Creve Coeur. The Rev. Tom Pisano, her son, will officiate. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Inland Township Cemetery in Interlochen, Michigan at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Christ Bible Church, 133 Elmridge Place, Creve Coeur, IL 61610 or to UnityPoint Hospice, 221 Northeast Glen Oak Avenue, Peoria, IL 61636.

To express condolences online, visit www.preston-hanley.com

Published in Peoria Journal Star from Apr. 27 to Apr. 29, 2018

Please keep the Pisano family in your thoughts and prayers.

Fraternally,

Frank Wallace, Secretary
F.O.P. SOS Investigators Lodge #95