Carol Burwell

CAROL VIVIAN BURWELL, 67 BELVIDERE - Carol Vivian Burwell, 67, of Belvidere died Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012, at home. Born Sept. 9, 1945, in Brighton, England, daughter of Willis and Hannah (O'Farrell) Wilcox. Married Sterling Burwell on Aug. 28, 1981, in Belvidere. Carol worked for Chrysler as a materials handler for seven years. She loved spending time with her husband, Sterling, and her grandchildren were her life. She loved to cook and enjoyed going out to dinner and a movie. She was the best wife, mom and grandma you could dream of and she will be greatly missed. Survivors include loving husband, Sterling; son, Sean (Laura Douthat) Davenport of Roscoe; daughters, Siobain (David) Daughenbaugh of Belvidere and Shannon (Ryan King) Davenport of Rockford; grandchildren, Shawna and Austin Daughenbaugh, Taelor and Jaden Davenport, Savannah Mitchell; sister, Maureen (Dave) Love; and brother, Kevin (Leona) Wilcox. Predeceased by parents. Funeral service at 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, at Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Funeral Home, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave. Visitation from 11 a.m. to service time Thursday, at the funeral home. Cremation accorded after the services. Memorials to the family. To share condolences, please visit

Published in Rockford Register Star from Oct. 2 to Oct. 3, 2012