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Obituaries

Sandra G. Rothermel

POLO – Sandra G. Rothermel, 57, of Polo, died Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, at her home.

Sandra was born Feb. 19, 1956, in Sterling, the daughter of Carroll and Doris (Masterson) Berg Sr. She married Lester “Rae” Rothermel on May 23, 1987, in Coleta. She received her associate degree in radiology from Sauk Valley Community College in Dixon, and was employed by Freeport Memorial Hospital as a radiology technician for 12 years. She then drove an over-the-road truck for several area trucking companies for 17 years, most recently for Nestlé in DeKalb.

Survivors include her husband, Rae Rothermel of Polo; two sons, Jason (Kimberly) Berg of Monroe, Wis., and Cody Rothermel of Polo; two grandchildren, Ian and Barrett Berg; two sisters, Dnita (Daniel) Russel and Linda (Larry) Ebersole, both of Polo; and a brother, Carroll (Karen) Berg Jr. of Rock Falls.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Cremation rites will be accorded. A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls.

A memorial has been established.

Visit www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com to send condolences.

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