Rockford Register Star Obituaries

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January 23, 2018

Joanne Sue Ballard

Joanne Sue Ballard

Rockford, IL

Joanne Sue Ballard 1937—2018 Joanne Sue Ballard, 80, of Rockford passed away Sunday, January 21, 2018. Born October 11, 1937, in Rockford, Illinois; daughter of Robert Clinton and Loretta Jane (Bowler) Kampmeier. United in marriage to Harlow S. Ballard on November 11, 1982, in...

Published in Rockford Register Star from Jan. 23 to Jan. 25, 2018.

Patricia Kay "Trish" Barr

Patricia Kay "Trish" Barr

Rockford, IL

Patricia "Trish" Kay Barr 1937—2018 Patricia "Trish" Kay Barr, 80, Rockford, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Saturday, January 20, 2018. She was born September 7, 1937, in Harvard, the daughter of Gerald and Eva (Frenk) Saloff. Trish's undeniable grace,...

Donald "Don" Buss

Donald "Don" Buss

Belvideree, IL

Donald "Don" Buss 1936—2018 Donald "Don" Buss, 81, Belvidere, passed away and returned home to his Heavenly Father on Friday, January 19, 2018, at OSF St. Anthony Medical Center. Don was a firm believer in the grace of God and accepted Jesus Christ as his one and only Savior....

Marjorie Grace Dittrich

Marjorie Grace Dittrich

Lakeland, FL

Marjorie Grace Dittrich 1922—2018 Marjorie Grace Dittrich, 95, of Lakeland, FL and formerly of Watseka passed away on January 9, 2018 at Lakeland Hospice in Lakeland, FL. She was born on June 22, 1922 in Sycamore, the daughter of Frank and Mary Knipprath Hoffman. Marjorie...

Dr. Virgil R. Grunkemeyer

Dr. Virgil R. Grunkemeyer

Rockford, IL

Dr. Virgil R. Grunkemeyer 1931—2018 Dr. Virgil R. Grunkemeyer, 86, of Rockford, IL passed Friday, January 19, 2018. Born December 25, 1931 in Brookville, IN son of Frank and Rose (Gallagher) Grunkemeyer. He attended 2yrs of H.S. at St. Meinrad Seminary, then entered the...

Evelyn M. Hart

Evelyn M. Hart

Woodstock, IL

Evelyn M. Hart 1924—2018 Evelyn M. Hart passed away at Hearthstone Manor on Saturday, January 20, 2018, at age 94. She was born January 3, 1924, on Seneca Ridge Farm, the family farm in McHenry Co. In 1946, she married Raymond J. Hart in Woodstock who predeceased her in 1979....

Vere Alden Hart

Vere Alden Hart

Leaf River, IL

Vere Alden Hart 1933—2018 Vere Alden Hart, 84, of Leaf River, IL passed away peacefully Sunday, January 21, 2018, at Northwoods Care Centre in Belvidere, IL. The son of the late Ephriam and Emma (Hollenbeck) Hart, he was born May 7, 1933, in Belvidere, IL. He married Alice Ann...

Betty Isley

Betty Isley

Rockford, IL

Betty Isley 1928—2018 Betty Isley, 89, passed away Saturday, January 20, 2018, at River Bluff Nursing Home in Rockford. Betty was born February 20, 1928 in Steward, IL, the daughter of Orin and Florance (Furman) Brown. She married Paul D. Isley in 1948. Betty worked at the Del...

Richard L. "Dick" Johnson

Richard L. "Dick" Johnson

Manteno, IL

Richard L. "Dick" Johnson 1927—2018 Richard L. Johnson passed away Friday, January, 19, 2018, at IL. Veterans Home in Manteno, IL. Born August 21, 1927, in Centerville, Iowa to Walter and Etta (Shanahan) Johnson. He was a veteran of WWII, serving in the US Navy Air Force. In...

Published in Rockford Register Star from Jan. 23 to Jan. 25, 2018.

Nicholas A. "Nick" Jones

Nicholas A. "Nick" Jones

Beloit, WI

Nicholas "Nick" A. Jones 1995—2018 Nicholas "Nick" A. Jones age 22, of Beloit died on Friday, January 19, 2018 as a result of a traffic accident. He was born May 7, 1995 to Ronald G. Jr. and Dawn (Schreier) Jones in Beloit. Nick graduated from Turner High School, class of...

Frederic Walter "Fritz" Kluth

Frederic Walter "Fritz" Kluth

Pecatonica, IL

Frederic "Fritz" Walter Kluth 1941—2018 Frederic "Fritz" Walter Kluth, 76, of Pecatonica, lost his fight on Saturday, January 13, 2018, at Alden Debes Rehabilitation and Health in Rockford, with Metastatic Prostate Cancer after four cancer trial attempts at the University of...

Published in Rockford Register Star from Jan. 19 to Jan. 23, 2018.

Erich Gottfried Konrad

Erich Gottfried Konrad

Franklin, TN

Erich Gottfried Konrad 1929—2018 Erich Gottfried Konrad, 88, of Franklin, TN passed away January 13, 2018. Erich was born April 11, 1929, in Neuenkirchen (Stettin), Germany. Preceded in death by wife of 54 years, Gertraud T. Konrad. Survived by son, Pete (Stephanie) Konrad;...

James Eurley Lingelbach

James Eurley Lingelbach

Machesney Park, IL

James Eurley Lingelbach 1950—2018 James Eurley Lingelbach, 67, of Machesney Park passed away Thursday, January 18, 2018. Born July 31, 1950 in Russellville, AL to James L. and Viola (King) Lingelbach. Veteran of the US Marines. Married Jacqueline S. Hollar on July 28, 1972 in...

Thomas Wayne Magin Sr.

Thomas Wayne Magin Sr.

Rockford, IL

Thomas Wayne Magin Sr. 1937—2018 Thomas Wayne Magin Sr., 80, of Rockford passed away Monday, January 22, 2018, with family by his side. Thomas married Janet Phillips on August 18, 1956. Service to celebrate Thomas' life will be at noon Friday, January 26, 2018, at Advantage...

Russell R. Main

Russell R. Main

Capron, IL

Russell R. Main 1926—2018 Russell R. Main of Capron, son of Marion Main and Laura Sawyer, raised later by Howard and Pearl Larson. Husband to Violet. Served in WWII from 1944-1946, as an AOM in the Navy. Survived by daughter, Gayle (Daniel) Evans; sisters, Joyce Baker, and...

Justin T. Matthews

Justin T. Matthews

Rockford, IL

Justin T. Matthews 1998—2018 Justin T. Matthews, 19, of Rockford, IL died Saturday, January 20, 2018. Born October 27, 1998, in Rockford to James and RaeAnn Matthews. Survivors include parents, RaeAnn (fiancé, Adam Traeger) Matthews, James (fiancé, Megan McMillen) Matthews;...

Published in Rockford Register Star from Jan. 23 to Jan. 25, 2018.

Thomas M. McCann

Thomas M. McCann

Rockford, IL

Thomas M. McCann 1958—2018 Thomas M. McCann, 59, lifelong Rockford resident, died on Friday, January 19, 2018 in Swedish American Hospital. Born February 26, 1958, son of William M. and Barbara J. McCarville McCann. Graduated from East High School and attended Rock Valley...

Emma M. Powles

Emma M. Powles

Loves Park, IL

Emma M. Powles 1928—2018 Emma M. Powles, 89, of Loves Park passed away Sunday January 21, 2018 with family by her side. Emma was born in Tallula, IL, the daughter of Louis and Mona West. Emma married Howard Burriell in 1946 and he preceded her in death, she then married...

Published in Rockford Register Star from Jan. 22 to Jan. 24, 2018.

Kenneth Gerald "Ken" Reinders

Kenneth Gerald "Ken" Reinders

Rockford, IL

Kenneth "Ken" Gerald Reinders 1930—2018 Kenneth "Ken" Gerald Reinders, 87, of Rockford, died Wednesday afternoon, January 17, 2018 at home following a sudden illness. Born October 13, 1930 in Ogle county Illinois, to Reiner and Gertrude (Gocken) Reinders and attended Byron...

Published in Rockford Register Star from Jan. 22 to Jan. 24, 2018.

Daniel Leo Richardson

Daniel Leo Richardson

Rockford, IL

Daniel Leo Richardson 1942—2018 Daniel Leo Richardson (Dr. Dan as he was known by his students), 75, formerly of Rockford, passed away January 20, 2018, after a short illness, at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove, surrounded by family and friends. Dr. Dan was...

Barbara L. Runestad

Barbara L. Runestad

Rockford, IL

Barbara L. Runestad 1926—2018 Barbara L. Runestad, 91, of Rockford died Saturday, January 20, 2018, at Wesley Willows Senior Living Community. Born October 2, 1926, in Morris, IL, the daughter of Karl and Lucille (Horth) Aarrestad. Married Rev. Luverne T. Runestad, June 19,...

Monsignor Philip E. O'Neil S.t.l

Monsignor Philip E. O'Neil S.t.l

Rockford, IL

Monsignor Philip E. O'Neil S.T.L 1928—2018 "God of mercy and love, grant your servant and priest a glorious place at your heavenly banquet, for You made him here on earth a faithful minister of your word and sacrament." Monsignor Philip E. O'Neil, S.T.L. entered eternal life...

Published in Rockford Register Star from Jan. 22 to Jan. 24, 2018.

Marie A. Sherman

Marie A. Sherman

Rockford, IL

Marie A. Sherman 1929—2018 Marie A. Sherman, age 88 of Rockford passed away Saturday January 20, 2018. She was born December 30, 1929 in Rockford the daughter of Anthony & Josephine Paris. She lived her entire life in Rockford. She graduated from East High School. She married...

Doreen Trunnelle

Doreen Trunnelle

Janesville, WI

Doreen Trunnelle 1925—2018 Doreen Trunnelle, age 92, passed away Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018 at Cedar Crest Nursing Home. She was born in Rockford on Feb. 5, 1925, the daughter of Thomas and Veronica (Gable) Cleary. She married Robert Trunnelle on April 12, 1947, and he preceded her...

Beth C. Vowles

Beth C. Vowles

Belvidere, IL

Beth C. Vowles 1938—2018 Beth C. Vowles, 79, peacefully passed away Sunday, January 21, 2018. She was born May 2, 1938, in Rockford to Seth and Hilabel Marvin. Beth attended West High School, then married Ernest Vowles Jr. on November 9, 1956. She was a loving wife and mother...

January 22, 2018

Sherry Brownstein

Sherry Brownstein

Rockford, IL

Sherry Brownstein 1934—2018 Sherry Brownstein, 83, died peacefully in her home, surrounded by loved ones on Jan. 20, 2018. She was born in St. Louis on February 10, 1934. Her family moved to Chicago when she was a young girl. She attended Senn High School and went on to...

Published in Rockford Register Star from Jan. 20 to Jan. 22, 2018.

Cleta C. Cassady

Cleta C. Cassady

Rockford, IL

Cleta C. Cassady 1927—2018 Cleta C. Cassady, 90, of Rockford, passed away on Friday, January 19, 2018 in Presence St. Anne Center. Born on October 26, 1927, in Glenwood, MO, the daughter of Ace Albert and Bertha Leona (Montgomery) Saulsbury. Cleta married Edwin Cassady, Sr. on...

Wanda J. Diesner

Wanda J. Diesner

Rockford, IL

Wanda J. Diesner 1936—2018 Wanda J. Diesner, 81, of Rockford, IL passed away Wednesday, January 17th 2018 following a brief struggle with colon cancer. Born June 1st 1936 in Dwight, Illinois to William and Ruth Wyllie. Married Roy W. Diesner on June 16th 1957. Wanda attended...

Published in Rockford Register Star from Jan. 20 to Jan. 22, 2018.

Elizabeth Ann Duppler

Elizabeth Ann Duppler

Cherry Valley, IL

Elizabeth Ann Duppler 1953—2018 Elizabeth Ann Duppler, 64, of Cherry Valley, IL passed away at home on January 17, 2018. She was born in England to Stanley and Elizabeth Napadow on June 10, 1953. Growing up in Chicago, Liz was an avid Bears and Cubs fan. She will be remembered...

Published in Rockford Register Star from Jan. 20 to Jan. 22, 2018.

Arlene P. Harms

Arlene P. Harms

Rockford, IL

Arlene P. Harms 1920—2018 Arlene P. Harms, 97, of Rockford, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 19, 2018 at Alpine Fireside. Born August 5, 1920, in Esmond, Illinois, the daughter of Harry and Sadie (Carson) Gustafson. Arlene graduated from Fairdale High School and moved...

Steven Eugene Kotz

Steven Eugene Kotz

Rockford, IL

Steven Eugene Kotz 1946—2018 Steven Eugene Kotz, 71, of Rockford died on January 18, 2018 in his home. Born October 7, 1946 in Presho, SD; son of Al and Mabel (Knudtson) Kotz. Graduate of Presho High School. Steven served in the United States Navy as a radar operator. United...

Gerald B. "Jerry" Lee

Gerald B. "Jerry" Lee

Rockford, IL

Gerald "Jerry" B Lee 1946—2018 Gerald "Jerry" B. Lee, 71, passed away on January 16, 2018. Visitation from 5:00pm to 7:00pm on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 in Honquest Family Funeral Home with Crematory, 4311 N. Mulford Road, Loves Park 61111. Private family burial. In lieu of...

Jack R. Manley

Jack R. Manley

Belvidere, IL

Jack R. Manley 1938—2018 Jack R. Manley, 79, of Belvidere, passed away peacefully, Saturday morning, January 13, 2018 at Alden Debes. He was born June 12,1938 in Rockford, IL the son of Ronald and Pauline Manley. Jack married the love of his life Gail on July 17,1965 in...

Marilyn O'Keefe

Marilyn O'Keefe

Rockford, IL

Marilyn O'Keefe 1933—2018 Marilyn O'Keefe, 84, of Rockford passed Wednesday, January 17, 2018 in Rockford. Born September 11, 1933, in Rockford, daughter of Frank and Myrtle O'Keefe. She graduated from Muldoon High School. She was employed by National Lock and retired from...

William L. Oslund

William L. Oslund

Rockford, IL

William L. Oslund 1948—2018 William L. Oslund, 70, of Rockford, passed away on Thursday, January 18, 2018 in his home. Born on January 8, 1948, in Rockford, the son of Forest and Matilda (Scott) Oslund. William was an Army veteran who served in the Vietnam War. He enjoyed...

Arthur G. Peterson

Arthur G. Peterson

Rockford, IL

Arthur G. Peterson 1953—2018 Arthur G. Peterson, 64, of Rockford passed peacefully Wednesday, January 17, 2018. Born September 6, 1953 to Arthur and Audrey (Lindstrom) Peterson. Survivors include wife, Marcia Peterson; son, Bob Peterson; daughter, Jamie (Bryan) Donaldson; and...

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