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Obituaries

Dolores M. ‘Dee’ Cassens

Dolores M. 'Dee' Cassens
Dolores M. 'Dee' Cassens

POLO – Delores M. “Dee” Cassens, 83, of Polo, died Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. 

She was born March 8, 1934, in Whiteside County, the daughter of William and Gertrude (Johnson) Tornow. She married Elwin Cassens on Jan. 6, 1968, in Sterling. He preceded her in death on April 12, 2009.

Survivors include her daughters, Lisa (Charles Poper Jr.) Cassens of Polo and Linda (Tom) Gaul of Polo; brother, George (Nancy) Tornow of Tampico; three grandchildren; and one great-grandson.

She also was preceded in death by her sister, Pat Fritsch, and her brother, Donald Tornow.

Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Polo Family Funeral Home. Cremation rites will be accorded. A private burial will be at a later date.  

In lieu of flowers, memorial has been established.

Visit polofamilyfuneralhome.com to send condolences.

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