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  • Rita E. Brickle-Buhlman

    ROCK FALLS – Rita E. Brickle-Buhlman, 58, of Rock Falls, died Tuesday, May 25, 2015, at her home. She was a coil finisher at Micron for about 5 years.
    UPDATED: May 27, 2015 - 4:40 pm
  • Jacob ‘Jake’ Harms

    ALGONAC, Mich. – Jacob “Jake” Harms, 36, of Algonac, formerly of Sterling, died suddenly Friday, May 22, 2015.
    UPDATED: May 27, 2015 - 4:18 pm
  • Jessie K. Vandereide

    MORRISON – Jessie K. Vandereide, 90, of Resthave Home in Morrison, died Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at the home. She farmed with her husband in the rural C ...
    UPDATED: May 27, 2015 - 4:38 pm
  • Lawrence Slifer

    STERLING – Lawrence Slifer, 79, of Sterling, died Monday, May 25, 2015, at Rockford Memorial Hospital.
    UPDATED: May 27, 2015 - 4:18 pm
  • James R. Tompkins

    DIXON – James Roland Tompkins, 37, of Dixon, passed away Saturday, May 23, 2015, at Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield.
    UPDATED: May 27, 2015 - 4:34 pm
  • John R. Asbury

    DIXON – John R. Asbury, 48, of Dixon, died Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Dixon.McDonald Funeral Home & C ...
    May 27, 2015 - 3:54 pm
  • Robert Hampton

    STERLING – Robert Hampton, 83, of Sterling, died Wednesday, May 27, 2015, at Regency Care in Sterling.
    UPDATED: May 27, 2015 - 5:07 pm
  • Verna E. Kaiser

    TAMPICO – Verna E. Kaiser, 96, of Tampico, passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
    UPDATED: May 27, 2015 - 4:34 pm
  • Phyllis A. Brandt

    LINCOLN – Phyllis Ann Brandt, 72, of Lincoln, formerly of the Sauk Valley area, passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2015, at Memorial Medical Center in Spr ...
    UPDATED: May 27, 2015 - 4:18 pm
  • Vivian M. Unger

    MOUNT MORRIS – Vivian M. Unger, 94, of Mount Morris, died Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at Pinecrest Manor Nursing Home in Mount Morris. 
    UPDATED: May 27, 2015 - 4:45 pm
  • Verna Kaiser

    TAMPICO – Verna Kaiser, 96, of Tampico, died Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
    May 26, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Rita L. Dittmar

    ELIZABETH – Rita L. Dittmar, 91, of Elizabeth, died Monday, May 25, 2015, at Midwest Medical Center in Galena.
    May 26, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Sidney L. Butler Jr.

    DIXON – Sidney L. “Sid” Butler Jr., 88, formerly of Dixon, died Thursday, May 21, 2015, at Franklin Grove Living and Rehabilitation Center.
    May 27, 2015 - 1:34 pm
  • William H. Whistler

    MORRISON – William Henry Whistler, 67, passed away at 1 p.m. Monday, May 18, 2015, at Rosewood Care Center in Rockford after an extended illness.
    May 26, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Florine McCaffrey

    SCOTTSDALE, Arizona – Florine McCaffrey, 82, of Scottsdale, passed away Sunday, May 10, 2015. Florin ...
    May 26, 2015 - 11:01 pm
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