Obituaries Wednesday April 10th

Dr. Robert M. Pogue, 68 of Stronghurst, Illinois died at 3:51 a.m.Tuesday April 9, 2013 in OSF SaintFrancisMedicalCenter in Peoria.  Arrangements are pending at Banks & Beals Funeral Home in Stronghurst.



Frederick Paul Duszynski, 74, of Burlington, died at 7:45 am Tuesday, April 9, 2013, at the Great River Hospice House in West Burlington.




Born June 4, 1938, in Buffalo, NY, he was the son of Stephen and Frances Tomczak Duszynski. On April 8, 1961, he married Patricia Napierski in Buffalo, NY.




Frederick worked as a maintenance foreman for various companies.




He was a U.S. Army Veteran.




Survivors include his wife, Patricia; two daughter, Cindy (David) Anderson of Burlington, and Shelly Anne Duszynski of Salem, OR; one son, Mark (Debra) Duszynski of TX; four granddaughters including Christy Lynn Anderson of Burlington; several great-grandchildren; one brother, Thomas (Lois) Duszynski of Romulus, NY; and several nieces and nephews.




He was preceded in death by his parents.




Cremation has been entrusted to Thielen Crematory.




There will be no visitation or services.




Thielen Funeral Home & Crematory is in care of the arrangements.




Condolences can be sent to the family by visiting Frederick’s obituary at