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N. Jeane (Keene) Van Getson

November 25, 1934 ~ April 14, 2021 (age 86)


N. Jeane Van Getson, 86, of Woodhull, IL died Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at OSF St. Mary’s Medical Center in Galesburg.  Mass of Christian Burial is 11:00 AM Monday April 19, 2021 at St. John’s Catholic Church in Woodhull.  Burial is in the St. John’s Catholic Cemetery.  There is no visitation.   A memorial fund will be established.  Peterson Wallin Knox is in charge of arrangements and online condolences can be made at

She was born a coal miner’s daughter, November 25, 1934 in Cutler, IL to William and Ruby Throop Keene.   Jeane graduated from Moline High School.  On June 20, 1953 she was united in marriage to Edward A. Van Getson III at St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Milan, IL.  He died February 17, 2017.

Jeane was a homemaker and owned and operated the Landmark Lounge and Hotel in Macomb, IL.   She was a volunteer for many years in the gift shop at OSF St. Mary’s Medical Center in Galesburg. Her memberships include St. John’s Catholic Church and the Altar and Rosary Society

Jeanne was an avid Illini and Cardinals fan and especially enjoyed reading and watching basketball.  She loved her family.

Survivors include 4 daughters, Deborah (Jeffery) Kelly of Alpha, IL, Maria Mungo and Lisa Van Getson both of Rochester, MN, Angela Van Getson of Galesburg, IL, 1 son, Edward IV (Pam) Van Getson of Tolono, IL, 9 grandchildren, Megan Kelly Hubbell, Jared Kelly, Michelle Mungo, Nicole Santel, Jessica Miers, Christine Greene, Edward Van Getson V, Shawn Hendricks, Wendi Regal, 12 great grandchildren and one lovingly expected; one sister, Betty Cooper of Macomb, Il and several nieces and nephews.

Her parents, husband, 1 sister, Nadine and one brother William preceded her in death.


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 Service Program


Mass of Christian Burial
April 19, 2021

11:00 AM
St. John's Catholic, Woodhull

, IL

April 19, 2021

St. John's Catholic Cemetery
432 East Hwy. Avenue
Woodhull, IL 61490

Please note
There is no visitation


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