DONNA (MOLUF) KRAHENBUHL, 84 ROCHELLE - Donna (Moluf) Krahenbuhl, 84, of Rochelle died Tuesday, March, 26, 2013, at her home in Rochelle. She was born Feb. 13, 1929, to Arne and Frances (Anderson) Moluf in Omaha, Nebraska. Her father died in 1939. She moved to Rochelle when her mother married Nels Hetland. Donna graduated from RTHS in 1946. She was crowned Miss Rochelle in 1946 and Miss Ogle County in 1947. After high school, she briefly lived in Chicago and worked as a model. She married her high school sweetheart, LaVerne "Bub" Krahenbuhl, on Feb. 5, 1949, in Rochelle. She worked at Morgan Dye until her children were born and then worked part-time at the family business. She loved spending time with her family at the lake house in Wisconsin, and traveling to Marco Island, Florida with friends. Donna was a member of the Rochelle United Methodist Church. Donna is predeceased by her parents; her husband, Bub on Dec. 12, 2012; her son, Keneth; and brother, Arne. Surviving are her daughter, Lynn (Ed) VanVickle; son, Roger (Mary) Krahenbuhl; grandchildren, Brian (Marla) VanVickle and Amy (Casey) Kilduff; and great-grandchildren, Zechariah and Alexandra VanVickle, Braylon and Brooklyn Kilduff. The family would like to thank Serenity Hospice and Home for their guidance and care. Visitation from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, March 29, at Unger-Horner Funeral Home, 400 N. 6th St., Rochelle. Funeral service at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 30, at Rochelle United Methodist Church. Memorial is established to the Rochelle
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Published in Rockford Register Star from Mar. 28 to Mar. 29, 2013