Real Estate – Oct 3 – Prophetstown 10:00 am

409 West Riverside Drive, Prophetstown IL 61227

Saturday Oct 3 – 10:00 am

OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY SEPT 27, 2015 12:00-2:00

Description of Real Estate: Built in 1960 this 3 bedroom ranch offers 1370 sq. ft of living area with a nice sized eat-in kitchen with sliding glass doors that open to a screened in porch overlooking a large back yard. New roof in 2011, central air, freshly painted interior, attached 2 car garage, partially finished basement, and hardwood floors are all added features. Located across the street from Prophetstown High School.

Legal Description: RE Sub Pt Blk 1-2 & 3 of Mosher’s Add Lot 5 and W35 of Lot 4 Blk 2 (sub). PIN: 15-32-479-003

Joetta Davis Camp – Seller

Virginia Beach, VA 23464

Attorney for Seller  - Rod Copeland Prophetstown, 815-537-2201

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Public Auction – August 30 – 10:30 am

Sunday August 30, 2015 10:30 am

600 N. Lexington Ave., Kewanee, IL 61443 – Franklin School

Antiques and Collectibles:  Oak serpentine princess dresser, walnut 3 tier bookshelf, oak cabinet top, 1930’s buffet, platform scale, oak art deco dining table and 6 chairs, oak high back bed, Pachino machine, misc. depression and imperial glass, etched decanter, salt and pepper sets, several Longaberger baskets, kitchen primitives, gone with the wind style lamp, silver plate flatware, oak top soda fountain table, old radio cabinet, female mannequin, old sewing machine table, porch swing, cedar chest, several pcs of Amish handmade furniture, pitcher pump, cookbooks, many knickknacks, and more.

Appliances, Modern Furniture, and Misc.:  Frigidaire 22.6 cu ft. refrigerator with bottom freezer, Maytag 18.5 cu ft. refrigerator, 4 recliners, all in good condition, 2 sofas, 5 bedroom sets, including king, queen, and single sizes, several chests of drawers (oak finish), maple kitchen table and chairs, coffee and end tables, regulation size pool table with accessories, salmon colored couch and matching love seat (nice), linens, bedding, clown collection, oak mirrored wardrobe, maple top deep well dresser, walnut finish china cabinet, plus other misc. good quality furniture, lots of kitchenware, silverware, Tupperware, glassware, several bar stools, plastic and wood shelving, plus much more.

Tools, Outdoors, and Misc.:  Rovantis and Brinkman gas grills (nice), 12 gal shop vac, leaf blowers, lots of good yard tools, shovels, spades, rakes, etc., many hand tools, wrenches, sockets, screwdrivers, hammers, hardware, etc.

Auctioneer’s Note:  This is a Big Auction…many items not listed.

Sellers:  Marcelene “Tootie” Godke, Kewanee, IL

Rita Fischer, Kewanee, IL and Others

Annawan, IL – Office:  309-935-6918  Mobile:  309-945-6120












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Real Estate – Friday August 28 – 5:30 pm

806 N Burr Street, Kewanee, IL

Friday August 28th 5:00 pm

Description of Real Estate:  Built in 1907, this one-story, eight-room, three-bedroom home would make a great starter home or rental property.  Some remodeling has already been started.  Newer furnace, central air, and large fenced in back yard with storage shed are added features. Newer stove, refrigerator, washer and dryer are included.  Located in quiet neighborhood close to schools and parks.

PIN#:  20-28-452-006                Lot Size:  60’ x 159’                      Taxes:  $227.00 in 2014

Legal Description:  Lot 8 Blk 3 WH Lyles 2nd Add City of Kewanee.

Girkin Estate – Seller

Attorney for Seller:  Justin Raver/Barash & Everett LLC

211 W. 2nd St.  Kewanee, IL     309-852-5555


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Gleason – Friday August 7th – 5:00 pm

Friday August 7th – 5:00 pm

124 Payson Street – Kewanee, IL

(Take Main St. to West Division St. then turn south on Payson St. and watch for signs)

Antiques and Collectibles:  Mahogany bow front china cabinet with mahogany table and chairs, cedar chest, oak side chair, 1952 Walworth catalog, spoon collection (including app. 50 sterling silver), several pcs. of flash ruby, misc. crackle glass, maple dressing mirror, maple one drawer stand, sev. hand painted bowls, milk glass salt and peppers, lots of pink depression glass, lots of American Fostoria, tea leaf gravy boat, miniature Gone With The Wind lamp, mahogany desk and chair, Kewanee collectibles, including ruby hatchet, “Kewanee In Pictures” book (1922-23), 1930’s and 1940’s Star Couriers, Allen’s Dairy bottle, old quilt top, advertising memorabilia, old electric fans, folding wire basket, Roseville vase, Griswold grill, old Sunbeam iron in metal box, silver plate napkin rings, plus other silver plate pcs., 1933 Century of Progress water bottle, 2 Shawnee planters, misc. pottery, old books, lots of costume jewelry, oak child’s rocker, small oak stool, 2 yard long 1920’s fire department pictures, old work table, old coal pails, kerosene lamps, Juice King juicer, stoneware mixing bowls, misc. Blue Willow pcs., porch swing, picnic table and benches, plus much more.

Modern Furniture and Misc.;  3 Maple single beds, 2 maple highboy dressers, oak quilt rack, maple night stand, Singer sewing machine, sofa and matching chair, lots of vision ware cookware, many pictures and frames, maple kitchen table and chairs, lamps, end tables, several occasional chairs, misc. bedroom furniture, linens  fancy work, towels, bedding, blankets, etc., wicker patio set, lots of misc. kitchen supplies including pots and pans, silverware, small appliances, Dirt Devil vacuum, misc. dishes and dish sets, glassware, etc., holiday decorations, outdoor patio set, Jacobsen snow blower, 4 hp walk behind mower, misc. lawn and garden tools, step ladders, yard cart, and more.

Shirley Gruszecka, Executor 


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Community State Bank – Sat Aug 1 10:00 am

Commercial Real Estate Sale – Saturday August 1 10:00 am

Community State Bank  - 409 Tenney Street, Kewanee, IL 61443

Description of Real Estate:  Built in 1925 this 2 story commercial bld offers an outstanding business opportunity or would be a great investment property. Let your income from 3 upstairs, apts, (1) 2 bedroom, (2) 1 bedroom, and 1st floor massage clinic, photography studio and hair salon (all currently being rented), make your payments. Also there is a 30’x50’ warehouse with loading dock, 10 ft overhead door and office area with extra lot on east side, city gas, water and sewer.  All located in a high traffic area in downtown Kewanee.

Legal Description: Lot 1 & 2 blk 14 orig. Town of Kewanee (EZ). Taxes $2,629.26. PIN: 20-33-252-021

Attorney for Seller – Barash & Everett LLC

211 W. Second St., Kewanee, IL 309-852-5555

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Commercial Real Estate & Personal Property – Sunday July 19 – 10:00

219 & 227 W 2nd Street, Kewanee, IL 61443

10:00 am Start - Real Estate to sell at 1:00 pm

Description of Real Estate:  Offering 2 adjoining buildings, built in 1900, in As Is Condition.  PIN:  203-318-0017, 227 W. 2nd St., has 9600 sq.ft. plus basement and Lot size of 40×128.  PIN: 203-318-0018 has 7762 sq.ft.  plus basement and lot size of 32×138.  1st and 2nd floor of both buildings are interconnected.  Basements are not divided between buildings.  The building has a working elevator that had a new shaft in 2008.  2 central air units for 1st and 2nd floors, and boiler heating system with new element in 2013.

1st Floor is equipped with two handicapped accessible restrooms, new light fixtures, kitchen area, large display area and more.  There is also a 5 room apartment with a separate outside entrance.

2nd Floor has approx. 8 offices, 2 restrooms (1 handicapped accessible), newer windows, and kitchen area with walk in refrigerator and freezer.

Excellent opportunity to own a 17,362 Sq. Ft. building with many options in the heart of downtown Kewanee.

Zoned B-2.

Collectibles-Office Equipment-Glassware-Medical Supplies & Equipment-Furniture-Tools and Misc.:  3 8’ wood and glass showcases, 1 Glass showcase, lg. Yale Safe, Approx. 50 Display/Clothes Racks (various sizes), hundreds of hangers, mannequins, approx. 20 luggage/clothes carriers on wheels, exercise bikes and other exercise equipment, medical supplies (braces, etc.), handicap accessories, Rascal 710 electric scooter (as is),   many folding and stackable chairs (different sizes and colors), sev. 8’ tables, video equipment, TVs, recorders, keyboards, monitors, Toshiba copy machine, HP Color laser printer/copier, file cabinets, many desks (various sizes), sev. Office chairs, misc. office supplies, misc. shelving of all sizes, bench grinder, sev. Aluminum step ladders, misc. hand tools, wrenches, hammers, screwdrivers, etc., drop cords, sev. Electric heaters and box fans, misc. cleaning supplies, vacuums, window air conditioners, Hoover steam vac, 1500 RPM 1.5 HP Floor Buffer, portable kerosene heater, gas stove, small kitchen appliances, Nesco roaster, misc. serving dishes, plates, cups, etc., quilting frame and material, many holiday decorations, old Avon bottles, elec. Fireplace, many pictures and frames, sm. Lanterns, misc. glassware, sev. Advertising signs, lots and lots of knickknacks.

To view property call Mark Guthrie at 309-945-6120

Henry County St. Center Corp – Seller


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Commercial Real Estate – June 20 – Kewanee

203 & 205 N. Tremont Street, Kewanee, IL 61443

Saturday June 20 2015 – 10:00 am

Description of Real Estate:  Offering 2 adjoining buildings in the heart of downtown Kewanee.

 205 N. Tremont St. is a 2-story, approx. 3,200 sq. ft. building with the 1st floor currently being rented to Security Finance Co.  2nd floor is currently not being used.  There is a full basement with newer heating and central air units.  Also on main floor are 2 restrooms and small kitchen area.

PIN:  20-33-177-024.  Real Estate Taxes approx.  $774.00 with no exemptions.

Legal Description:  Lot 24 County Clerk Sub. Of Blk 17 original town, city of Kewanee (EZ).

203 N. Tremont St. is a 3-story, approx. 4,800 sq.ft. building with the first floor currently being rented. 

PIN:  20-33-177-025.  Real Estate Taxes approx. $541.00 with no exemptions.

Legal Description:  Lot 23 County Clerk Sub. Of Blk 17 original town, city of Kewanee (EZ).

T. Vlahos LLC – Seller

LaGrange Park, IL

Jerry J. Pepping – Pepping Balk Kincaid & Olson, LTD – Attorney for Seller

105 7th Street, Silvis, IL 309-755-5096


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Commercial RE & Restaurant Equipment – Thursday May 21 – 10:00 am

1103 Railroad Ave, Kewanee, IL 61443

On Rt 34, East side of town

Thursday, May 21 10:00 am

Real Estate Sells at 12:30

Tractor and vehicles immediately after

Description of Real Estate: A 2 story commercial building built in 1940. The first floor features 2, 338 sq. ft. used as a restaurant with a snack bar, 2 restrooms, 2 door glass refrigerator (48”x7’), Vulcan 6 burner stove, and grill. The 2nd floor consists of 1950 sq. ft. including a 2 bedroom, full bath, 6-room apartment with unfinished area, which could be used as storage or living area. Both floors have gas forced air heat. Lot size 64’x150’. Real Estate taxes approx. $1,802.30 in 2013. PIN: 20-27-376-001. Excellent opportunity to have a business located in a prime location right along Rt. 34.

Commercial Restaurant Equipment:  Freezers, salad bars, coolers, stainless steel sinks, stoves, pizza warmer display cabinet, ice machines, slicing machines, deep fryers, malt/shake makers, microwaves, many restaurant booths and tables-all sizes, stackable chairs, drinking glasses, light fixtures, hot fudge warmer, cash register, coffee mugs, plates and saucers, food trays, SS 3 door refridge/cooler (7’x6 ½’), griddle, SS work/prep tables, hot food tables, lg. ss food trays, grills, ss pan/tray racks, char broilers, bar stools, convection oven, time card rack and Lathem time recorder w/key, 8’ tables, “Neon” Open sign, ss mixing bowls & stock pots, steam table pans/covers, Serv-o-lift plate dispenser, plastic dish/silverware racks, menu boards & letters, message boards, mop bucket, plus much more.

Tools/Shop Items: Hobart Iron Man 230 Mig Welder, bench grinder, Iron Horse 60 gal. air compressor, oxygen and acetylene tank set, lg tool box on wheels, Performax chop saw, Dewalt 50,000 BTU heater, Cub Cadet 29cc weed eater, push lawn mowers, car jacks, misc. car parts, 16 gal wet/dry shop vac, halogen lights, misc. saws, hand tools, wrenches, screwdrivers, etc., plus many more tools too numerous to mention.

Misc Items:  Many old Kewanee pictures, including various Kewanee people (Roger Reiman, Neville Brand, etc.), street scenes, buildings (City Hall, Kewanee House, etc.), Kewanee Boiler (40 ea. 75 HP Kewanee Boilers for US Army in France, 1918), old Sisler Ice picture-Ohio, IL, misc. Coke “chalk” signs, Pepsi “Cap” sign, bicycle, several metal office desks-5’, glass showcase – 50”x48”, old Toledo scale, lg. Major Safe Co. wall safe, 1980’s Playboys, old wooden high chair, old fireman clothes and accessories (hats, boots, oxygen tank, pictures, etc.), “Fun-e-ball” game machine (Fun Industries, Inc.), 4’ plastic Santa wall decoration (old), “South Bend” game machine, albums and 45’s, scrap iron pile, wood park bench-48”, hog days memorabilia and decorations.

Vehicles/Tractors/Etc.:  1998 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck w/Snow Plow – Laramie SLT V8 Automatic 4×4 w/new transfer case, 2000 Dodge Dakota Sport Pick-up Truck – Automatic transmission, 6 cylinder, 130,000 miles, 1997 Dodge Avenger – new water pump and timing belt, 1997 Dodge Avenger (Does Not Run?) 1996 Dodge Caravan – Like new in and out, new brakes, 100,000 miles, 1994 Mitsubishi 3000 GT – standard transmission, 5 speed, Massey Ferguson 1235 Tractor – SN# PE3805, 1907 hours, new tires, new front end w/1244 Loader, Suzuki 4 wheeler,, Honda Motorcycle (For Parts).

All items sold in As Is condition.


Dzelil Osmani, Kewanee ~Seller

Dewulf Law Office ~ Attorney for Seller

108 E. Division St., Kewanee, IL 309.852.3022

See Terms & Conditions page for more info.


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April 26 – 10:30 am – Kewanee

Estate Auction – 10:00 am Sunday April 26

600 N. Lexington Ave, Kewanee, IL

Antiques & Collectibles: Round oak pedestal table, oak lamp table, oak folding chairs, 4 modern oak pressed back chairs, Planters Peanut jar, depression glass, old barn lantern, several crocks, anniversary clock, old pictures and frames, large piggy bank, advertising yardsticks, old violins, misc. reloading supplies, set of Fireking floral dishes, 3 old oak desk chairs, salt and pepper shakers (including Willie and Millie), lace table cloth, linens and fancywork, stop sign, old cookbooks, oak pedal sewing machine, old parking meter, world globes, and more.

Tools, Outdoor & Misc.: Floor model drill press, band saw, machinist vise, Craftsman stack-on tool box, Snowchief 3 HP snow blower, walk behind mower, good selection of wrenches, sockets, and socket sets, pliers, champs, saws, hardware,etc., Dewalt angle grinder, cordless drills and other cordless tools, gear pullers, Napa air tool, shop vacs, levels, Weber grill, patio table with 4 chairs, gold clubs, several new windows, lawn and garden tools, gas cans, mounted basketball rim and backboard, plus much more.

Modern Furniture & Household: Crosley upright freezer (like new), Coronado 18 cu. ft. refrig/freezer, 4 vertical file cabinets, (4) 4-drawer file cabinets, (2) two-drawer file cabinets, window air conditioner, misc. beds and bedroom furniture, several chests of drawers, curved glass china cabinet, curio cabinet, matching sofa and arm chair, end tables, lamp tables, floor lamps, misc. occasional chairs, lots of kitchenware, pots and pans, dishware, small kitchen appliances, silverware, Brother portable sewing machine (like new), Merlin enhanced vision machine, lots of holiday decorations, and more.

Multiple Estates

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Girkin – Franklin School – Feb 14 10:00 am

600 N. Lexington Ave, Kewanee, IL 61443

Franklin School Building – 2 blocks west of the Red Apple

Saturday, February 14th, 2015

10:00 am

ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES: 2 section oak stackable bookcase, 2 metal horse clocks, embossed cast-iron Coca-Cola sign base, depression and carnival glass, Kewanee advertising memorabilia including Allen’s and Richard’s Dairy bottles plus other Kewanee bottles, calendars, old photos and photo albums, banks, rulers, etc. Wall mount cistern pump, 1950s light fixture, old postcards, ice tongs, 2 man saw, piano rolls, old steel tractor seat, many frameable vintage ads, copper boiler, old license plates, old frames, retro drink set, old clock keys, silver plate flatware and other silver plate pcs, slag glass lamp, lead crystal biscuit jar, lots of etched and pressed glass, 2 Fenton rose bowls, ironstone pcs., quilting material & supplies, life size Harsman doll, small child’s manikin, several old dolls and doll parts, clothes etc., women’s hats, cook books and children’s books, small cast iron kerosene heater, doilies, fancy work, linens, blankets, etc., Boyds Bear collection, costume jewelry collection including brochure, necklaces, watches, earrings, rings, etc., Wall-mount cistern pump, 1970s Barbie Dolls, Franciscan dinnerware, old glass pcs., Russell Wright motel chair, antique reference books, refinishing supplies including paint, stripper, brushes etc., large selection of Hot Wheels, and more.

TOOLS & MISC: Like-new bench grinder, Delta Sckroll saw, circular saws, pipe cutter, router, levels, large selection of hand tools, wrenches, pipe wrenches, sockets, screwdrivers, drills and drill bits, kerosene heater, several small tool boxes, pry bars, lawn & garden tools, shovels, spades, malls, Toro & Poulan walk behind mowers, step ladders and more.

HOUSEHOLD & FURNITURE: Amana elc. Dryer, (2) kitchen tables with  4 chairs, couches, recliners, occasional chairs, tea cart, lots of kitchen items, glassware, pots and pans, cookware, small appliances, silverware, small curio cabinet, lamps and lamp tables, double bed, chest of drawers, several flat screen TVs (various sizes), hospital bed and mattress, microwave oven and lots more.


Millie Loncka, Annawan

Nancy Tudder, Kewanee

Kenneth Girkin Estate, Kewanee

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