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Lee, Ogle and Whiteside County property transfers: Jan. 12, 2019

Whiteside County property transfers recorded the week of Dec. 31. 2018

Warranty deeds

Craig A. and Kelly Hagel to Ah Ha Enterprises Inc., 345 and 347 Washington St., Prophetstown, $46,500.

Laverne E. and Mary A. Mickley to Mickley Brothers LLC, 5220 Matznick Road, Prophetstown, and two parcels on Mill Road near Tampico, $0.

Merle and Lillian A. Sterenberg to Vernon L. and Diane B. Johnson, 15001 Vans Road, Fulton, $342,500.

John M. Brady to Sterling Today Inc., 310 Second Ave., Sterling, $16,000.

Curtis L. Poff III to Sterling Today Inc., 105 Fourth Ave., Sterling, $204,000.

Gary A. and Diane R. Wade to Jodi K. Graff, 1206 Ave. A, Rock Falls, $114,000.

Francis A. Burke to Walter A. Pottenger Trust, 210 S. Fourth Ave., Albany, $87,000.

Federal National Mortgage to Global Premier Asset Management NJ LLC, 208 N. Church St., Albany, $8,400.

Richard Robeson to Kari A. Horack, 509 Jenkran St., No. 3, Morrison, $0.

Faith M. Spencer to Melanie A. Noyes, 511 W. Fifth St., Rock Falls, $77,000.

Jason A. Weinrich to Connor D. Cain and Olivia A. Workman, 1301 Eighth Ave., Rock Falls, $107,000.

Dennis D. and Liali Jo Thomas to Thomas P. Wyatt, 2817 Walnut St., Rock Falls, $55,000.

Susan and Marc Weeks, Tracy Nettleton, Shelley, Austin, and Trever Zinke, and Edward Stralow Estate to Austin and Trever Zinke, 1201 Fisher St., Sterling, $0.

Tristan Sturtz to Sterling Federal Bank, 405 Portland Ave., Morrison, $27,000.

Quit claim deeds

Constance A. Westfall, formerly Wallen, to Jennifer Lee Krein, 202 15th Ave. and 1506 E. Second St., both in Sterling, $0.

Wall Street Offices Inc. to Cantwall Smithsun LLC, one parcel in Hahnaman Township, $0.

Mark A. Ebersole and Krista M. McCloud, formerly Ebersole, to Mark A. Ebersole, 404 Ave. B, Rock Falls, $0.

Virgil D. Mittelberg to Tom Keogh, 300 W. 20th St., Rock Falls, $13,231.

Aaron Howard and Aimee Babin Howard to Aimee Babin Howard, 409 W. 12th St., Sterling, $0.

Trustee’s deeds

Sharon Robesin Horack Trust to Richard Robeson and Kari A. Horack, 509 Jenkran St., No. 3, Morrison, $0.

Calvin N. Williams Trust and Trust Number 1 to Sterling Estates LLC, 323 and 326 Fifth St., Prophetstown, $1,000,000.

Edward F. Hermes Trust to Nicholas Hermes, two parcels on West Science Ridge Road near Sterling, $0.

Howard and Gathe Thicksten Trust to Kurt and Brian Properties LLC, 301 W. 15th St., Rock Falls, $160,000.

Executor’s deeds

Jeanne E. Fiet Estate to SMC Rental Properties LLC, 513 11th Ave., Fulton, $85,000.

Edward F. Hermes Estate to Edward F. Hermes Trust, one parcel on West Science Ridge Road near Sterling, $0.


Mary K. Schwab to Sterling Federal Bank, 711 Fifth Ave., Sterling, $0.

Whiteside County clerk to Virgil D. Mittelberg, doing business as TMI, 300 W. 20th St., Rock Falls, $0.

Estate of Linda B. King, also Linda B. King Cox, Madonna Goldensoph, David and Ronald Gibson, Leroy and Melissa Vankampen, and Lyle Dirks, sale officer, to Sterling Federal Bank, 600 13th Ave., Fulton, $21,000.

Source: Whiteside County Recorder’s Office


Lee County property transfers recorded the week of Dec. 31, 2018

Warranty deeds

Diane D. and Douglas D. Meyer to Larry and Luann Beck, 234 Elizabeth St., Paw Paw, $19,500.

Flora G. Geltner Sweeney to Juan Ramon Gonzalez, block 25, lot 23, Woodhaven Lakes, Sublette, $3,000.

Fieldstone LTD to Everest Hospitality LLC, 345 Countryside Lane, Dixon, $11,000.

Robert T. Short to Carolyn L. Brechon Trust, Carolyn L. Brechon, trustee, 209 W. Morgan St., Dixon, $110,000.

Jodi and Thomas Elmendorf to Kevin and Nicole Susie, 315 N. Ottawa Ave., Dixon, $121,000.

Jesus and Marie Escalera to Clara and Julian Guerrero, 203 Willett Ave., Dixon, $39,500.

Edward D. Keen to Ashley Lambert, 315 W. 10th St., Dixon, $59,260.

Donald R. Hose and Judith A. Schier to Carol A. Cavato, 813 Morgan St., Dixon, $74,000.

Charles F. Torri, 748 state Route 251, Compton, to Briana N. and Nicholas A. Ganz and Kevin W. and Kimberly A. Ganz, $246,032.53.

Jillian Chavez and David Valentin to Michael E. and Pamela Kruswicki, block 24, lot 234, Woodhaven Lakes, Sublette, $6,200.

Quit claim deeds

Kelsey E. Firkins, formerly MIller, to estate of the late Rory H. Miller, Kathy S. Miller, independent executor, five parcels in Nachusa Township, $0.

Trustee’s deeds

Trust Number 4004147, Chicago Trust Land Trust Co., successor trustee, to Christina L. Carr, 412 E. Everett St., Dixon, $0.

Edward F. Hermes Trust, John Hermes and Janalee Politsch, successor trustees, to Nicholas Hermes, two parcels in Dixon Township, $0.

Rita M. Dixon Trust, Rita M. Dixon, trustee, and Jane T. McCarthy T 1996 Trust, Jane T. McCarthy, trustee, 748 state Route 251, Compton, to Briana N. and Nicholas A. Ganz and Kevin W. and Kimberly A. Ganz, $492,065.06.

Executor’s deeds

The late Rory H. Miller, Kathy S. Miller, independent executor, to Kelsey E. Firkins, one parcel in Amboy Township, $277,598.

The late Richard Lee Watkins, Steven J. Hill, independent executor, to Matthew Hey, 2169 state Route 26, Dixon, $50,000.

Deed in trust

Poplar Farms Land LLC to Catherine H. and William R. Muetze Revocable Living Trust, Catherine H. and William R. Muetze, trustees, four lots in Lee Center Township, $0.


Rustin J. Floto-Blackorby and Jacqueline F. Parker, Lyle Dirks, sale officer, to Two4Five LLC, 1112 Hemlock Ave., Dixon, $55,000.

Source: Lee County Recorder’s Office


Ogle County property transfers recorded Dec. 28, 2018-Jan. 3, 2019

Warranty deeds

Shawn Early to Steven and Cheryl Wittlock, 506 S. Eighth St., Oregon, $66,000.

Hickory Ridge III LLC to Rene Rodriguez Jr., 10289 E. Shagbark Lane, Flagg Township, $254,000.

Hub City Horsman LLC to Errett warehousing LLC Series Two, 600 S. Seventh St., Rochelle, $190,000.

Rene Rodriguez III to Miguel T. and Maria G. Solis, 913 Garfield Drive, Rochelle, $120,000.

George and Carol L. Eckerd to Pamela J. Somerville, 201 Jones Terrace, Oregon, $35,000.

John G. Pieper and Robert R. Pieper, individually and as heirs of Morris R. Pieper and Elaine A. Pieper, and John G. Pieper, as successor trustee of Trust No. MRP 31880, to John G. Pieper and Robert R. Pieper, 35.76 acres on Northwest Road, Mount Morris Township.

Jon W. Murray and Mark R. Murray, heirs at law of Frances L. Murray, deceased, to Jon W. and C. Diane Murray, 404 N. Hannah Ave., Mount Morris, $32,500.

Kevin M. and Judith I. Johnson to Paul D. Holden, Hitt Road, Mount Morris Township, $41,500.

Diana Artnzen, Brenda Humphrey, and Steven Fike to Eva and Alojzy Czaplinski, 5280 Harlan Drive, Rochelle, $77,500.

Dina M. and John B. Bearrows to T&R Rentals LLC, 6928 James Drive, Rochelle, $110,000.

John A. and Nancy R. Karceski to Kyle E. and Tahlia C. Provancher, 7680 N. Kylewood Drive, Stillman Valley, $260,000.

Carl D. and Kristy A. Smith to Kyle and Kayla Gluck, 1120 Santa Fe Ave., Davis Junction, $209,500.

Brett and Stefanie Rupp to Joseph A. Wolf, 313 S. Fourth St., Oregon, $150,000.

William F. and Paula M. Smith to Donovan C. Weigel, trustee of Donovan C. Weigel Living Trust, 3214 N. Silver Creek Drive, Rockvale Township, $160,000.

Quit claim deeds

Vickie and Douglas J. Wiersema to Randall L. Gaul, 3402 S. Freeport Road, Eagle Point Township.

Randall L. Gaul to R.L. Gaul Properties LLC, 3402 S. Freeport Road, Eagle Point Township.

Skyler Barringer and Jade M. Parks, formerly Barringer, to Jade M. Parks, 300 Lake Lida Lane, Rochelle.

Vickie Wiersema to Vicki and Douglas J. Wiersema, 3402 S. Freeport Road, Eagle Point Township.

Jeffery S. Tilton and Timothy J. Hayden to JTH Storage LLC, 939 N. 10th St., Rochelle.

Sheriff’s deed

Ogle County Sheriff to Lori and Gary Greenfield, 205 Mix St., Oregon, $48,000.

Source: Ogle County Recorder’s Office

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