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Obituaries

  • Gordon E. Nelson

    MORRISON – Gordon Edward Nelson, 82, of Morrison, died Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, at Dixon Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center in Dixon. He was principal ...
    Aug. 23, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Dolores M. Smith

    DIXON – Dolores M. Smith, 89, of Dixon, formerly of Walnut and Milledgeville, died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, at her home. 
    Aug. 23, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Neil Partridge

    ROCK FALLS – Neil Partridge, 83, of Rock Falls, died Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
    Aug. 23, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Karon L. Hartzell

    ROCHELLE – Karon Lee Hartzell, 75, of Rochelle, passed away Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, at Bethany Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center in DeKalb. She wa ...
    Aug. 23, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Phyllis B. Higby

    DIXON – Phyllis Belle Higby, 98, of Dixon, died Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, at Franklin Grove Nursing Center. She worked for 25 years at Freeman Shoe Co ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Shirley Noble

    WALNUT – Shirley Noble, 78, of Walnut, died Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014 at Unity Point Health Methodist Hospital in Peoria.
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Eugene ‘Butch’ Dayboll Jr.

    MOUNT CARROLL – Eugene “Butch” Dayboll Jr., 72, of Mount Carroll, died Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, at Good Samaritan Nursing and Rehabilitation Center i ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Virginia M. Wyburn

    CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Virginia M. Boyer Wyburn, 89, of Cheyenne, Wyo., died Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, at Davis Hospice Center in Cheyenne.
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Emma L. Talbott

    EVANSVILLE, Wis. – Emma Lucille Talbott, 80, of Evansville, Wisconsin, formerly of Dixon, died Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, at Evansville Manor in Evansvil ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Edward L. Olds III

    MOUNT CARROLL – Edward Lewis Olds III, of Mount Carroll, died suddenly Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, in Venice, Italy.
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Lila V. Kaufman

    OREGON – Lila V. Kaufman died peacefully Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, at her home along the Rock River, after a short illness.
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Dana A. Baglin

    SAVANNA – Dana A. Baglin, 63, of Savanna, died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, at her home.Law-Jones Funeral ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Dora J. Quimby

    LAKELAND, Fla. – Dora Jean Ebersole Quimby, 61, of Lakeland, formerly of Dixon, died Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, at her home. She had been employed as a ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Dolores M. Smith

    DIXON – Dolores M. Smith, 89, of Dixon, formerly of Walnut and Milledgeville, died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, at her home.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Clyde L. Nelson

    STERLING – Clyde L. Nelson, 98, the second son of Josephine (Lundquist) Nelson and Fred Nelson Sr., was born Feb. 2, 1916, in Milan, Minnesota. He was ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:15 am
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