Real Estate & Personal Property Auction

10:00 AM Saturday, October 17, 2020

Kankakee, IL

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*Attention: Address Update* 

Located at 2833 E. River Road, Kankakee, IL, 60901 (watch for signs). 

Saturday, October 17th, 2020 Beginning at 10:00 AM Central Standard Time


Selling at Public Auction for the Estate of Thomas A. Vadbunker of Kankakee Personal Property, Including a Complete Line of Household Furnishings, Metal Working and Machinist Tools, Construction and Woodworking Tools, Hunting and Fishing Equipment, Boats, Trailers, Lawn and Garden Tools, Mowers, Loader Tractor, Honda Motorcycle and More.


Real Estate being sold is located at 2202 S. Kensington Avenue, Kankakee, IL. 60901. Auction will be conducted at the Thomas A. Vadbunker Estate Auction which will be held at 2833 River Road, Kankakee, IL. 60901. Property being sold is zoned “m-1” Commercial with a 30’ x 56’ Building, Wood Frame w/ 4’ up concrete side walls and concrete floors, one bay is Insulated for Shop Area. Building sits on 1.75 acres and also includes 3 enclosed storage trailers.


Terms for Real Estate: 10% down day of the auction, (Non-Refundable). Buyer will enter into a contract with balance due at closing, approximately 30 days within end of auction. Sellers have the right to refuse any and all bids. Real Estate is being sold AS-IS, where is with no warranties expressed or implied. More info. contact Mike at 815-474-7748. 



Guns sell at 11:00.   Real Estate sells at Noon.



BOATS – TRAILERS – TRACTOR – MOWERS – LAWN & GARDEN: Oquawka Custom Built Boat w/150 h.p. Yamaha Jet Drive Motor. This 22’ boat is made out of aluminum plate on bottom, sides & top. The Pilot House has a roomy aft & seating area in front. It is durable, practical & drivable in shallow waters; Oquawka Aluminum Tandem Axle Trailer, (; 2003 Honda VT1100 Shadow Motorcycle (20,600 mi.), Corbin Seats, Windshield, Hard Bags, Highway Bars; Alumacraft T-14S Aluminum John Boat w/Honda 15 h.p. Motor & Seats; Alumacraft Canoe; Massey-Ferguson 40 Gas Utility Tractor w/Loader, 3-pt. PTO & Shuddle Shift; Land Pride 25-72, 6’ Finishing Mower; Simplicity Legacy 20 h.p. Hydro Garden Tractor w/3-pt., PTO and Front Mount 42” Simplicity Snow Blower;  Simplicity Broadmoor 20 h.p. Riding Lawn Mower, Hydro w/ 50” Deck, 545 hrs.; Wheel Horse C-101 Lawn Tractor, 10 h.p. Long Stroke Kohler, 42” Deck; Montgomery Wards 14 h.p., 42” Lawn Tractor; Agri-Fab Powered Grass Catcher w/32 c.u. ft. Cart & Tecumseh 318CC Engine; Mow N Vac Lawn Vacuum; Craftsman 38” Lawn Sweeper; 2) 5’x 8’ Single Axle Titled Trailers; Sears Lawn Cart; Stihl MS460 Chainsaw w/25” Bar; Stihl FS55R String Trimmer; Homelite Gas Leaf Blower; Earthway Push Fertilizer Spreader; 3) 21” Push Mowers; Custom Built Covered Wagon; Portable Gas-powered Log Splitter; Troy-Bilt 2850 psi Power Washer w/6.75 h.p. Briggs; Portland 1750 psi Electric Power Washer; Mac 3200 14” Chain Saw; Craftsman 19” Gas Powered Hedge Trimmer; Champion 4000 Portable Generator; Wheel Barrows; Various Garden Hand Tools; Werner Type IA 28’ Aluminum Extension Ladder; 16 Ft Alum Ladder; DuraCraft 10-gal 5 h.p. Shop Vac; 12v, 14-gal Chemical Sprayer on Wagon; Universal Lawn Tractor Snow Cab; Metal & Plastic 25-gal Portable Fuel Tanks & Pump; 3600 Watt Portable Generator; 20# LP Tanks; Milwaukee 16” Elec. Chain Saw; Flower Pots; Garden Chemicals; Picnic Tables; Gas Cooking Grills; Custom Built Wheelchair Lift for Home Entry;  15’L x 5’W x 6’H Dog Kennel w/Cover; Sm Pet Carriers; 36” x 48” x 27” Animal Cage; Bikes, Trikes & Unicycle.


SHOP TOOLS & EQUIPMENT:  Airco Model 2.5A/DDR-24P-A AC/DC Welder w/Argon; Airco Model HF-15-1WG Tig Welder including Argon Tank; Lincoln 125 Weld-Pak Mig Welder; Oxy-Acetylene Torch w/Tanks, no Cart; Assorted Welding Rod; Auto Darkening Welding Mask; Makita Model 2414 Chop Saw; Ramco Metal Hacksaw, floor model; CompuDyne Vertical Milling Machine w/Tools; Large Metal Lathe w/Tools; Duracraft Floor Model Drill Press w/Vise; Duracraft 10”-2hp Bench Grinder; Allied 6” Bench Vise; Campfeld-Hausfeld 20 gal. Air Compressor; Rolling Tool Chest w/Top Box; 11 Drawer Custom Built Tool Chest w/20 Drawer Parts Cabinet; Heavy Gauge Extension Cords; Walker-Turner 14” Metal and Wood Cutting Bandsaw; 2) Larin Motorcycle Jacks; Reese Hitch Mounted Vise; Milwaukee Hand Tools Including ½” Hammer Drill, Drill Driver w/Assort. Bits, 3) Screw Shooters, Hand Held Bandsaw, Reciprocating Saw, Rotary Hammer w/Bits, Sawzall, Model 5391-1 Hammer Drill, 9” Angle Grinder and 12v Cordless Drill Kit; DeWalt 20 vt. Cordless Drill Kit w/2 Batteries and Charger; Hitachi G12SA Angle Grinder; No. 12 Anvil w/Tools on Wood Log; Bostitch 6-gal., 1.5 hp Air Compressor; Metric and Standard Tap and Die Sets; Craftsman 6” Jointer and 12” Radial Arm Saw; Craftsman 12” x 36” Wood Lathe w/Knives; 25+ Various Hand Saws, Sharpened; Milwaukee 5910 4” Belt Sander and Router w/Case; Palm and Finishing Sanders; Makita AN451 Roofing Nailer; Porter Cable Door Frame Guide; Scroll Saws; Milwaukee and Skillsaw Worm Drive Saws; Makita 10” Compound Miter Saw w/Laser; Makita 2703 10” Portable Table Saw; Porter Cable Hand Planer and Router in Case; Punch No. 5 JR; Wood Chisels; Roto Zip Spiral Saw; Grizzley Saw Blade Sharpener; Rockwell Oscillating Multi Tool; Dremel Tool; 2) Pipe Alignment Jigs; Pony ¾” Pipe Clamps; Vintage Wooden Screw Clamps; David White Transit Level w/Stand and Pull; ¼”-2 1/8” Forstner Bit Set; Trowels and Floats; Masonry Levels w/Case; Hammers, Sledges and Bars; Assort. Ratchet Straps, Chains, Ropes and Slings; Shackles, Cable Pullers and Come-A-Longs; Tall 3’ – 5’ Jack Stands; Magnesium 2 Wheel Hand Cart; ¼” Angle Die Grinder; 5 Pulley Block and Tackle; Halogen Work Lights; Larkin 3 Ton Floor Jack; Challenger 16 pc. ½” Drive and 24 pc. ¾” Drive Socket Sets; 5 Sections of Metal Scaffolding; Several Shop Hand Tools; Finishing and Framing Nailers; Large Assort. Of Framing and Regular Nails, Screws and Hardware; Ceramic Tile Cutters; Large Ratcheting Chain Come-A-Long; 24’ of 44” W Pallet Racking; Plywood and other Lumber; Pair of Aluminum Wheel Chocks; Honda Powered Karcher Power Washer/Bad Pump;


HUNTING – FISHING – RADIOS – GUNS: Beretta Model 948, 22 cal.; JC Higgins, 22 cal. w/Scope; Lefever Ithaca 12 ca./ Double Barrel; Remington M10 12 ga., Pump; Replica A712 44 cal. Revolver, Cap and Ball; Sako 222 cal., Bolt Action; Thompson Muzzle Loader 50 cal. w/Scope; Winchester Model 12, 16 ga.; Winchester Model 63, 22 cal. Rifle; Star (Mexican) 9mm.; The American Revolver, Double Action; Pellet and BB Guns; Clay Target Throwers; Ammo Reloaders; Caldwell Mag Charger, Universal Pistol Loader; Gun Cabinet, Glass Front Doors, 39”W x 10” D x 70” H; Animal Traps; HCA High Country Compound Bow; Assort. Pocket Knives; Day Light Binoculars; 50+ Fishing Poles and Reels of Several Makes and Models; Tackle Boxes, Bait Buckets Coolers, Vests and Nets; Hip Wader Boots; Duck Decoys Callers; Fishin Buddy 1101 Fish Finder; Aqua Cam Under Water Viewing System; Primos Power Dogg Model 3751 Predator Caller; Uniden Submersible UM14 Marine Radio; Canteens and Flasks; Bausch and Lomb Discover Zoom Telescope; Johnson 4 hp. OB Motor; Evinrude 6 hp Fisherman OB Motor; Boat Anchors; Canoe, Boat and Kayak Paddles; Handbooks and How to do Books on Hunting, Fishing, Camping, Firearms and Boating; Wagner and Other Cast Iron Skillets and Pots w/Lids; Deer Skin, Roughly 60” H x 38” W; Mounted Steer Horns; Suede Leather Fringed Vest; Dietzgen Stop Watch; Aluminum Framed Camping Tents; Ham Radio System: Kenwood Station Monitor Oscilloscope SM-220, Kenwood Antenna Tuner AT-200, Kenwood SSB Transceiver, Kenwood Digital Display DG-5, Kenwood SP-820 and MC-50 Table Microphone.


ANTIQUES – TOYS – COLLECTIBLES: Nickel Table Top One Arm Bandit Slot Machine (Serial #864AMLB), Works; Arrow Heads; Milk Bottles; Piano Stool w/Glass Ball Claw Feet; Primitive 2-Man Cross-cut Saws; Log Roller; Miner & Firemen Axes & Picks, Dunlap Double-bladed Ax; Oil Lamps; Lanterns, Logging Tongs; Philco Wooden Console Tube Radio; Montgomery Ward Hawthorne Bicycle; Ball Canning Jars w/Glass Lids; Several Fisher Price Toys; Tonka Trucks; Some Very Old Board Games (Tight Rope Tom by Novel Products, Gotham Big Shot Pin Ball Game; Army Cadet Tin-Pin Set); Marx 30’s Stake Bed Truck; 60’s Lehmann Western Germany Hop Hop Tin Rabbit; Irwin Mechanical Motor Boat w/Box; Woodhaven Metal Co. Tin Toy Cannon; Allis Chalmers 200 w/Barge Wagon; Wyandotte Toys Flash Strat-O-Wagon; American Bricks (Lego Type) Building Blocks; Tinker Toys; Barbie Doll w/Case; Custom Built Wooden Pick-ups; Clipper Ship; Kyosho Jet Stream 800 Radio Controlled Racing Boat; 5-Start Champion AC/DC Charger; Futaba Digital Proportional Radio Control System; Passport & Realistic Walkie-Talkies; Costume Jewelry; Jewelry Boxes; Elgin 31-Day Wall Clock; Canon AE-1 Program Camera & Flash, Rokinon Lens; Chinese Flute; Avon Plates (Christmas & Other); Music Boxes; Milk Glass Knick-knacks; Children’s Books & Games, Crayons; Quilts, Afghans, Doilies; Steins, Mugs and Jugs; Japanese Tea Set, 6 Cups & Saucers, Sugar + Creamer Dishes, & Pitcher; Amber 6 Etched glasses and #27 pitcher; Jadite Salt & Pepper Shakers; Dining Linens; Flour Sack Embroidered Dish Towels; Marbles; Cherubs; Various Knick-knacks & Figurines; Dazey Churn No.4; Chick Waterers; Egg Basket; Wooden Egg Crate w/Cardboard Dividers; World Globe w/Stand.


FURNITURECatnapper Genuine Italian Leather Sofa.  This sofa includes a Seat, Recliner & Bed in one, w/Center Console, & Power Headrest w/Power Lumbar. 2 panels for power options, Separate Control of Recline, Headrest, & Lumbar functions. USB Charging Port for Phones, Tablets, & Music Players. Thick Metal Cross-bar & Brackets for maximum strength. Centered Lift Mechanisms. Anti-pinch Safety Feature on Head- & Footrests; Leather (faux) Couch, Sangria in color; Oak Oval Dining Table, with a 22” Leaf, Two 11” Leafs & 6 Chairs (2 Captain); Oak Dining Table 45” Round w/4 High Back Chairs; Bar Stools, 4 Swivel Oak Chairs;  Samsung 65” Flat Screen Television Model #QN65Q60RAF; Samsung Flat Screen 55” TV Model #UN55RU800F; Yamaha Digital Sound Projector YSP-1400; Tempus Fugit/Howard Miller 79” Grandfather Clock; Victorian Style Antique Rocker; Petite Ladies Padded Rocker; Sm. Padded Stool w/Spindle Legs;  Coffee Table 48” w/Glass Inserts; Sofa Table with Glass Insert; Ottlite Reading Light; Upholstered Footstool; Brown Parlor Chair, Flowers w/Queen Anne Legs; Table Lamps; Antique Oak Parlor Table w/Glass Ball Claw Feet; Tan Rocker-Recliner; Over-stuff Sofa w/Built in recliners; 32” Oval Drop-leaf Table, Cherry Wood; 2) Coffee Tables w/Glass Inserts; Oak Hall Tree w/Mirror; Antique Upholstered Rocking Chair; Samsung 42” TV; Display Cabinet w/Glass Door Front, 3 Shelves; Antique Vanity w/Mirror; Vanity Stool; Jewelry Box, 8-Drawer Floor Model w/Side Doors & Mirror 40” H x 18.5” W x 14.5” D; Corner Shelf, 5 Shelve; End Tables; Oak Coat Rack; Wooden Plant Stand 34” H; Tiffany-style Lamp; 2) Gone with the Wind-style Lamps; Centurion 35-Day Clock; Linden 31-Day Wall Clock; 3-Pc Full-size Bed, 5-Drawer Chest of Drawers, & Dresser w/Mirror; Night stands; 3-Pc Full-size Bed, Chest of Drawers w/Handkerchief Drawer, & Dresser w/Mirror; Twin-size Bed; Hammond Pump Organ w/Bench; Sheet Music; Singer Athena 2000 Electronic Sewing Machine w/2-Door Storage Cabinet; 5-Pc Technique Stereo System w/Cabinet; Two 4-Drawer Filing Cabinets; Two Matching Wooden Office Chairs; Office Desk;


HOUSEHOLD: GE Lg. Upright Freezer; Magnalite GHC Cast Aluminum Dutch Oven with Lid,13 Qts/12 Liters (15-1/2 x 11-1/2 x 5”);  Wagner Ware Magnalite Sidney-O 5Qt 4248-M Aluminum Dutch Oven w/Lid; Amway Queen Cookware; 2 Emerson Microwaves; Ball Pint & Quart Jars; Hamilton Beach Toaster Oven; Sm. Kitchen Appliances; Hamilton Beach HealthSmart Contact Grill; Coffeemakers; Assorted Cookbooks; Corning Ware Dish Sets; Faberware Stainless Steel Electric Fry Pan; Assorted Glassware, some vintage; Flatware; Turkey Platters; Card Tables & Folding Chairs; Verilux Floor Reading Lamp; Thermometer & Barometer Wall Hanging; Crosley Dehumidifier;  Bissell SpotBot Deep Carpet Cleaner; Multiple Upright Vacs; CD/Movie Cabinet; Assorted Movies; Wall Hangings & Pictures of Hunting, Fishing, Boating; Accent Mirrors; Vases; Household Cleaning Supplies; Sm. Sewing Box; Sewing Supplies, Patterns, & Zippers; “How-To” Sewing Books; The First Years Baby Monitor; Alarm Clock; Blankets, Sheets, Linens; Sentry Valueguard 1330 Fire Resistant Safe; Lanier 6514 Copier; HP Pavilion Desktop 570-p054 Computer S/N: CNV7420G32, Dell Monitor & Keyboard; Programmable Scanning Monitor; Royal 410 Typewriter; Bulletin & Chalk Boards; Assorted Builders’ Rulers & Calculators & Reference Resource Books (Masonry, Plumbing, Elec, Cost Analysis; Other Books (Cooking, Wine Making, Lawns, Fiction); General Office Supplies (Sm Postal Scale, Magnifying Glass, Royal Calculator); Blood Pressure Monitor; Dumbbell Weights; Pro-Form EXP542S Treadmill (Model #831.29505.2); Health Rider Aerobic Rider 2 Exercise Bicycle; Plant Containers/Pots; Christmas & Seasonal Decorations; Stetson Hat Size 57 or 7-1/8; Elders Hat, Size 7-3/8; Assorted Hats, Coats & Jackets and Much More;


Auctioneers Note: Bring a Friend as we will sell in two Auction Rings throughout the Day. We will be Practicing Social Distancing so Please be fair to others around You and do the same. Also, there WILL NOT be a Food Service Provided so Plan Accordingly.


*For anyone planning to buy guns at this auction, please bring a current form of ID & FOID card.

Forms of payment accepted: Cash, check or credit card with 3% courtesy fee. 




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