STANTON L. CARY, 56 DAKOTA - Stanton L. Cary, 56, of Dakota died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at his home. Born Feb. 13, 1956, in Freeport, he was the son of William and Elaine (Last) Cary. He was a 1975 graduate of Winnebago High School. Stanton was a member of Rock Grove Lutheran Church before its closing. Surviving are four brothers, Ron Pottratz of Pecatonica, Joseph (Kristine) Pottratz of Stevens Point, Wis., Brandon Cary of Freeport and Wesley Cary of Oregon; two sisters, Norma (Richard) Doty and Linda Howard, both of Pecatonica; many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Preceding him in death were parents; sisters, Candice Diestelmeier and Donna Swift. Cremation rites will be accorded and a memorial service will be held at a later date. Burial of cremains will be in the Dakota Cemetery. Daughenbaugh Funeral Home is assisting the family.