Elma M. Bray, 90, of DeKalb, Ill., formerly of Sycamore, passed away Monday, Oct. 16, 2006, at Pine Acres Rehab & Living Center in DeKalb.
Born April 10, 1916, in Waterman, she was the daughter of John Wesley and Edna Mildred (Johnson) Suddeth.... More
Betty Jean Brayfield, 76, of DeKalb, Ill., passed away Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2008, at Pine Acres Rehab & Living Center in DeKalb.
She was born July 25, 1932, in Christopher, Ill., the daughter of Adam and Alta (Overturf) Thomas. She married Robert... More
DeKALB – Jesse James Bridges, 65, of DeKalb, Ill., on Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, at Kishwaukee Community Hospital, DeKalb, made a peaceful transition into the welcoming arms of his Savior. Jesse was a passionate, caring educator who loved to play... More
Published in Daily Chronicle on December 29, 2012
Emily G. Brieant, 86, of DeKalb, Ill., formerly of Saranac Lake, N.Y., died Friday, Oct. 9, 2009, at DeKalb County Rehab & Nursing Center.
She was born Aug. 27, 1923, in New Britain, Conn., the daughter of Edward and Emily (Adamac) Willametz. She... More
Wallace R. Britton, 83, of DeKalb, Ill., passed away Saturday, Feb. 6, 2010, at Bethany Health Care & Rehabilitation Center in DeKalb. He was born Aug. 14, 1926, in Belvidere, the son of Ralph and Flossie (Parent) Britton. Wallace attended... More
ENGLEWOOD, Fla. – Harry L. "Bob" Bronson Jr., 79, of Englewood, Fla., formerly of Waterman and Genoa, Ill., passed away March 27, 2013, at Englewood Community Hospital. Born June 12, 1933, in Streator, the son of Harry L. Bronson Sr. and Anna... More
Published in Daily Chronicle on April 6, 2013
Mildred Sallee Brook, 93, of Sycamore, Ill., passed away Saturday, May 10, 2008, at Kishwaukee Community Hospital in DeKalb. Born Sept. 29, 1914, in Oregon, Ill., she was the daughter of Elbert T. and Mary (Bergsmith) Sallee. She married Gilbert B.... More
Jean Harold Brooks, 91, died Wednesday, May 6, 2009, at Oak Crest DeKalb Area Retirement Center in DeKalb, Ill.
Jean was born Sept. 22, 1917, in Ottawa, Ill., to Ira and Sadie (Merwin) Brooks. In 1924, the family moved to Randolph County, Ind., to... More
John J. Bross, 84, of DeKalb, Ill., passed away Monday, July 17, 2006, at SwedishAmerican Hospital in Rockford, Ill.
Born Jan. 8, 1922, in Sycamore, he was the son of Julius and Elizabeth (Coffey) Bross. He married Charlotte D. Lindelof on Oct.... More
Joseph Edwin Bross, 74, of Clare, Ill., died Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011, at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, following a short battle with pancreatic cancer. Born Sept. 27, 1937, in DeKalb, the son of Joseph and Eva Viola (Jacobson)... More
Audrey Jeanice Brown, 89, of DeKalb, died Wednesday, April 27, 2011, at Oak Crest DeKalb Area Retirement Center, DeKalb. Born Oct. 26, 1921, in Pontiac, the daughter of Merton and Florence (Brunskill) Baughman, she was baptized and confirmed at... More
Cordia Valentine Brown, 71, of DeKalb, Ill., went home to her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2008, due to complications from a massive heart attack and kidney failure.
Cordia was born Feb. 19, 1937, in Greeneville, Tenn., the youngest of... More
Danny R. Brown Sr., 63, of Waterman, Ill., passed away Saturday, May 3, 2008, at home.
Born Aug. 8, 1944, in Ecru, Miss., he was the son of Robert L. and Lucille F. (Conlee) Brown. He married Linn Kay Leach on Nov. 17, 1963, in Aurora, Ill.
Ilene Norma Brown, 85, of DeKalb, Ill., died Thursday, May 10, 2012, at home. Born Nov. 25, 1926, in DeKalb, the daughter of Ray E. and Ella (Kubat) Davis, she married Kenneth F. Brown on Nov. 15, 1946, in Malta. She was employed first by Brody Coat... More
Published in Daily Chronicle and The MidWeek on May 12, 2012
DeKALB – Marilyn Lee Brown, 79, of DeKalb, Ill., passed away Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at Kishwaukee Community Hospital, DeKalb, after a valiant struggle with heart and kidney disease. Born Feb. 18, 1934, in Kankakee, the daughter of Walter and... More
Published in Daily Chronicle on April 23, 2013
Merle O. Brown, 49, of DeKalb, Ill., passed away Friday, Oct. 5, 2007, at Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora.
Born Nov. 1, 1957, in Rochelle, he was the son of Charley and Dorothy (Warner) Brown.
Merle graduated from DeKalb High School in... More
Michael Charles Brown, 26, of Chicago, Ill., formerly of DeKalb, died peacefully Jan. 31, 2009, from a brain tumor.
Born Sept. 24, 1982, the son of Martha and Charles Brown, he attended DeKalb schools, excelling in sports and scholastics. He was a... More
Patricia Dale Glassberg Ihnenfeld Brown, 58, of Ottawa, Ill., passed away Thursday, May 24, 2007, at Bethany Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center in DeKalb.
She was born July 22, 1948, in Chicago. She married Marvin Brown on July 21, 1989, in... More
Rita Elizabeth Brown, 93, of DeKalb, Ill., died Sunday, Feb. 6, 2011, at DeKalb County Rehab & Nursing Home, DeKalb. Born Dec. 4, 1917, in Maytown, Lee County, Rita was the fourth of nine children born to Joseph A. and Mary Ann (Montavon) Faivre.... More
Brown, Robert L. Of Sycamore, Illinois, died Saturday, April 7, 2012, at Bethany Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center, DeKalb. Born September 29, 1925, in Anderson, South Carolina, the son of Robert C. and Kate (Steedly) Brown, he first married... More
Published in Beacon News on April 10, 2012
SYCAMORE – Robert L. Brown, of Sycamore, Ill., died Saturday, April 7, 2012, at Bethany Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, DeKalb. Born Sept. 29, 1925, in Anderson, S.C., the son of Robert C. and Kate (Steedly) Brown, he first married Betty... More
Published in Daily Chronicle on April 10, 2012
Villetta (Allen) Brundage, 97, went to be with her Lord April 25, 2011. She was born in Milledgeville, Ill., to Orville and Clara Allen. The oldest of five children, she graduated from Milledgeville High School as valedictorian and went on to... More
Bryer, Joyce L. (nee Vardeman), 63, of Sycamore, IL, passed away Monday, January 3, 2011, at OSF St. Anthony Medical Center, Rockford. Born March 26, 1947, in Waukegan, the first of three children to Charles and Gertrude (Selzer) Vardeman, she... More
Published in News Sun from January 7 to January 13, 2011
Joyce L. Bryer, 63, of Sycamore, Ill., passed away Monday, Jan. 3, 2011, at OSF St. Anthony Medical Center, Rockford. Born March 26, 1947, in Waukegan, the first of three children to Charles and Gertrude (Selzer) Vardeman, she married Thomas W.... More
John H. Buehler, 77, of DeKalb, Ill., passed away Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2009, at Kishwaukee Community Hospital.
John was born Jan. 27, 1932, in DeKalb, the son of Clarence and Grace (Dugan) Buehler. He married Paula Hart at St. Mary Catholic Church in... More