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Obituaries

  • Linda S. Nolte

    SAVANNA – Linda S. Nolte, 71, of Washington, Illinois, formerly of Savanna, died Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • Alfred E. ‘Al’ Breid

    GALVA – Alfred E. “Al” Breid, 96, of Galva, formerly of Sterling, and in his early years, Wadena, Minnesota, died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, at Courtya ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • William M. Bell

    STERLING – William M. Bell, 91, of Sterling, died Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, at his home.McDonald Funera ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • Patricia K. 'Pat' Benson

    THOMSON – Patricia “Pat” Kay Benson, 75, of Thomson, died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, at Good Samaritan Society in Mount Carroll.
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 11:16 pm
  • Zelda J. King

    ROCK FALLS – Zelda J. King, 84, of Rock Falls, died peacefully Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, at her winter home in Ellenton, Florida.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 6:40 am
  • Wayne Boom Jr.

    MADISON, Wisconsin – Wayne Boom Jr., 38, of Rock Falls, died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, at the University of Wisconsin Hospitals in Madison.  
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 6:40 am
  • Richard L. Snyder

    STERLING – Richard L. Snyder, 68, of Sterling, died Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, at his home.Richard was ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 12:33 pm
  • Connie S. Charwood

    MILLEDGEVILLE – Connie S. Charwood, 59, of Milledgeville, died Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 11:15 pm
  • Ronald L. Biester

    AMBOY – Ronald L. Biester, 79, of Amboy, died Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, at Dixon Rehabilitation and Health Care Center.
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 11:16 pm
  • Linda D. Chriest

    STERLING – Linda D. Chriest, 71, died Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, at Regency Health Care Center. She was employed at Steelworkers Credit Union, before her ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 6:40 am
  • Kelwyn Kovars

    ROCKFORD – Kelwyn Kotel Kovars, 66, passed from this earth Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017, in Rockford, after a lengthy illness.
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 10:00 pm
  • Ruth J. Blazier

    WALNUT – Ruth Jean Blazier, 98, of Walnut, died Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, at Heritage Health in Walnut, after suffering a stroke.
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 10:00 pm
  • Linda D. Chriest

    STERLING – Linda D. Chriest, 70, died Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, at Regency Health Care Center in Sterling. 
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 10:00 pm
  • Joseph D. Henderson

    STERLING – Joseph David Henderson, 85, of Sterling, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, at CGH Medical Center, of septic pneumonia.
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 10:00 pm
  • Phyllis J. Bryson

    POLO – Phyllis JoAnn Bryson, 80, of Polo, passed away Monday, Feb. 20, 2017.She was born March 20, 1 ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 10:00 pm
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