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Obituaries

  • Gerald R. 'Jerry' Drozda

    PRINCETON – Gerard R. “Jerry” Drozda, 63, of Princeton, formerly of Dixon, died Saturday, April 11, 2015, at his home. He was a teacher for the Rock F ...
    April 13, 2015 - 10:13 pm
  • Lester A. 'Les' Krug

    FREEPORT – Lester A. "Les" Krug, 94, of De Pere, Wisconsin, formerly of Orangeville, died Sunday, April 12, 2015, at Angels Touch Assisted Care Facili ...
    April 13, 2015 - 10:13 pm
  • William D. 'Bill' Messer

    MOUNT MORRIS – William D. “Bill” Messer, 86, of Mount Morris, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and mentor, passed away Sunday, ...
    April 13, 2015 - 10:13 pm
  • Wilbur E. King

    MANLIUS – Wilbur E. King, 85, died Saturday, April 11, 2015 at his farm in rural Manlius.He was born ...
    April 12, 2015 - 10:14 pm
  • John Lee Bush

    PEORIA – John Lee Bush, 72, of Sharon Elms Nursing Home in Peoria, and formerly of Morrison, died Wednesday, April 8, 2015, at Proctor Hospital in Peo ...
    April 12, 2015 - 10:14 pm
  • Michael J. McCoy

    STERLING – Michael J. McCoy, 65, of Sterling, died Friday, April 10, 2015, at Rockford Memorial Hospital.
    April 12, 2015 - 10:14 pm
  • Gary W. Isom

    DIXON – Gary Wallace Isom, 87, of Dixon, died Sunday, April 5, 2015, at Pfluggerville Care Center in Pfluggerville, Texas. He was an engineer at Borg ...
    April 12, 2015 - 10:14 pm
  • Evelyn M. Arnold

    ELIZABETH – Evelyn M. Arnold, 91, of Elizabeth, died Saturday, April 11, 2015, at Elizabeth Nursing Home. 
    April 12, 2015 - 10:14 pm
  • Iris L. Kelly

    FRANKLIN GROVE – Iris L. Kelly, 85, of Franklin Grove, formerly of the Ashton area, died Friday, April 10, 2015, at Serenity Hospice & Home in Oregon.
    April 12, 2015 - 10:14 pm
  • Alice E. Henneman

    ROCK ISLAND – Alice E. Henneman, 93, of Rock Island, formerly of Rock Falls, died Friday, March 27, 2015, at UnityPoint Health-Trinity Rock Island. Sh ...
    April 11, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • LaVonne Byrd Frey

    POLO – LaVonne Byrd Frey, longtime Polo resident, died Wednesday, April 8, 2015, at Pinecrest Manor in Mount Morris.
    April 11, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Sheila J. Duncan

    ROCK FALLS – Sheila J. Duncan, 75, of Rock Falls, died Thursday, April 9, 2015, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
    April 11, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Wilma J. Wolfley

    POLO – Wilma J. Wolfley, 83, of Polo, died Thursday, April 9, 2015, at her home.Polo Family Funeral ...
    April 11, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Martha A. Myers

    ROCK FALLS – Martha A. Myers, 93, of Rock Falls, died Friday, April 10, 2015, at Sauk Valley Senior Living and Rehabilitation in Rock Falls.
    April 11, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Donald H. Shelly

    ALBANY – Donald H. Shelly, 74, of Albany, died Thursday, April 9, 2015, at his home.Bosma-Renkes Fun ...
    April 11, 2015 - 1:15 am
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