Digital Access

Digital Access
Access saukvalley.com from all your digital devices and receive breaking news and updates from around the area.

Home Delivery

Home Delivery
Local news, prep sports, Chicago sports, local and regional entertainment, business, home and lifestyle, food, classified and more! News you use every day! Daily, Daily including the e-Edition or e-Edition only.

Text Alerts

Text Alerts
Choose your news! Select the text alerts you want to receive: breaking news, prep sports scores, school closings, weather, and more. Text alerts are a free service from SaukValley.com, but text rates may apply.

Email Newsletters

Email Newsletters
We'll deliver news & updates to your inbox. Sign up for free e-newsletters today.
The Holiday Gift Auction is Live! Click here and bid now on great local gifts!
Obituaries

Albert Lopez

DIXON – Albert Lopez, 53, of Dixon, died suddenly Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012, at Morrison Community Hospital. He was employed as postmaster at the Morrison post office.

Albert was born April 4, 1959, in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, the son of Martin and Maria Lopez. He married Rhonda Ledford on Aug. 13, 1983, in Elmhurst.

Survivors include his wife, Rhonda of Dixon; his foster mother, Irene Sieverson of Elmhurst; one daughter, Alyssa (Gene) Anderson of Springfield; two sons, Andrew Lopez of Dixon and Adam (Duranne Frank) Lopez of Glen Ellyn; four sisters, Blanca, Beatrice, Maria and Aida; one brother, Rick; many, many foster brothers and sisters; and three grandchildren, Autumn, Austin and Avin Anderson.

Albert’s main pride and joy in life was his family. He was a loving husband, father, and foster father.

He was preceded in death by his biological parents; and foster father, Robert Sieverson.

Visitation will be from 1 to 4 p.m., followed by the memorial service at 4:15 p.m., Sunday at Schilling Funeral Home in Sterling, with the Rev. Jeff Coester, pastor of First Congregational Church in Sterling, officiating. Cremation rites will be accorded.

A memorial has been established.

Visit www.schillingfuneralhome.com to send condolences. 

Loading more