Hansen-Spear Funeral Home – Quincy, Illinois

50 Years Later – It’s OK to Cry

Today we celebrate Brent H. Morton, a 13 year old boy, who was tragically killed in a farm accident while mowing a field not for from his home in Paloma, […]

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February 1, 2014
by Deb Buehler

Learning About Stillbirth Loss

My husband and I were living in another state when our friend’s long-awaited child was born still. I am afraid that across the distance, we weren’t very supportive of this […]

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May 3, 2013
by William Spear

Grieving the death of an infant

 “There is no foot so small that it cannot make an imprint on the world.”  This anonymous quote speaks to the heart of a family grieving the death of a […]

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The staff was very helpful concerning the service.  Will helped me immensely in planning the service.

— S. I.

Everyone at Hansen-Spear was comforting, nice, and very professional.  They made a very difficult time easier.  I thank them for everything.  My mom wanted Hansen-Spear and now I know why. […]

— E. S.

When both of my children were unexpectedly born still (just two years and two days apart) I was devastated. I didn’t know where to begin the process of laying my […]

— M.M.