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Obituaries

  • Ann T. Linn

    NAPERVILLE – Ann T. Linn (née Lehan), 93, of Naperville, formerly of Prophetstown and Elmhurst, died Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. She was a veteran of the Ar ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 10:47 pm
  • Dr. Vernon A. Brickley

    DIXON – Dr. Vernon Arthur Brickley, 80, of Dixon, died Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016.Visitation will be fr ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 10:47 pm
  • Amy M. Hardesty

    MORRISON – Amy M. Hardesty, 41, of Morrison, died Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, at her home.Amy was born Mar ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 10:47 pm
  • Kenneth M. Helfrich

    DIXON – Kenneth M. Helfrich, 64, of Dixon died Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, at Serenity Hospice & Home in Oregon. 
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • Travis W. Levan

    AMBOY – Travis W. Levan, 35, of Amboy died Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, at his home. He was born Sept. 1, 1 ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • Rita L. Ray

    DIXON – Rita L. Ray, 71, of Dixon, died Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.She was bor ...
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 9:24 pm
  • Hazel Strauch

    CHADWICK – Hazel Strauch, 98, of Chadwick, died Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, at Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Mount Carroll.
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 5:05 pm
  • Flora J. ‘Jeanie’ Samuel

    POLO – Flora Jean “Jeanie” Samuel, 74, of Polo, died Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, at her home. Jeanie wa ...
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 9:24 pm
  • Rachel S. Saenz

    STERLING – Rachel Sue Saenz, 68, of Sterling died Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, at Regency Care Center in Sterling.
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 5:05 pm
  • Kenneth Helfrich

    DIXON – Kenneth Helfrich, 64, of Dixon died Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, at Serenity Hospice & Home in Oregon.
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 5:05 pm
  • Bernard Edward “Bud” Gerdes

    HARMON – Bernard Edward “Bud” Gerdes died Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, at OSF St. Anthony Medical Center in Rockford, with family at his side.
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 9:24 pm
  • Robert “Bob” Philip Pfeifer Sr.

    DIXON – Robert “Bob” Philip Pfeifer Sr., 88, of Dixon, died Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, at Kishwaukee Hospital in DeKalb. He was a farmer, carpenter, and ...
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 5:05 pm
  • Phyllis J. Wagenknecht

    STERLING – Phyllis J. Wagenknecht, 90, of Sterling died Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, at Parkway Center in Sterling.
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 5:05 pm
  • Seasonal worship focuses on Jesus

    DIXON – The Dixon Area Christian Ministerial Association will have community Lenten services from Feb. 14 until March 13.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Gianna Nancy Nichole Ankney

    DIXON – Gianna Nancy Nichole Ankney, 3 months, of Dixon, died Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, at Rockford Memorial Hospital.
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 9:03 pm
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