Clarendon Mower III

CLARENDON 'RANDY' MOWER III, 57 ROCKFORD - Clarendon "Randy" Mower III, 57, of Rockford, died at 4:25 p.m. Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, in his home. Born Aug. 21, 1955, in Chicago; the son of Clarendon Jr. and Alice F. (Denny) Mower. Randy enjoyed listening to music, reading, and crossword puzzles. He is survived by his sister, Susan M. Ford of Waukesha, Wis.; nieces, Katherine Ford of Chicago, Elizabeth (Jason) Garcia of Sussex, Wis., and Rebecca (fiancé, Alex Lookatch) Ford of Kansas City, Kan.; great-nephews, Devon and Brady Garcia; aunts, Ruth Ellen Mower and Gloria Mower; dear friend, Sharyn Booth of Rockford; and many cousins. Predeceased by his parents. Memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, in Olson Funeral & Cremation Services, Ltd., North Main Chapel, 2811 N. Main St., with Pastor David Poust officiating. Visitation from 2 to 2:45 p.m. prior to the service in the funeral home. Private family burial in Cedar Bluff Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Crusader Clinic, 1200 W. State St., Rockford, IL 61102. To share a memory or condolence, visit

Published in Rockford Register Star from Jan. 16 to Jan. 17, 2013