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Friday, August 6, 2021
Heidi Downing
Heidi Downing 1942—2020Heidi Downing, of Freeport Illinois, had her continuation day on October 11th, 2020, and transitioned to her next journey peacefully at home. She has been an inspiration to generations of people living in Freeport. Her selfless love for all of her students,... Read More
Burke-Tubbs Funeral Home - Freeport
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 26 to Aug. 6, 2021.
Saturday, July 31, 2021
Charles Doxey
Charles Doxey 1936—2020Charles Doxey, 84, of Valparaiso, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, November 18, 2020. He was born March 21, 1936 in Freeport, IL to Willard C. and Tena (Broge) Doxey, graduated from Freeport High School and remained a proud Pretzel throughout his... Read More
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 24 to Jul. 31, 2021.
Wednesday, July 28, 2021
Lowell F. DeWall
Lowell F. DeWall 1952—2021On Sunday, July 25, 2021, Lowell DeWall, loving husband, amazing father, and papa, passed away at the age of 69. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Thursday July 29, 2021, at Burke Tubbs Funeral Home, Forreston. Rev. Jerry Martz will officiate. Visitation... Read More
Burke-Tubbs Funeral Home - Forreston
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 26 to Jul. 28, 2021.
Eileen Snapp
Eileen Snapp 1929—2021Eileen A. Snapp, 92, of Eleroy, Illinois passed away in her home on Saturday, July 24, 2021 with her family by her side. Eileen was born in Schapville, Illinois on April 30, 1929. She graduated from Scales Mound High School and was united in marriage to Ed Snapp... Read More
Leamon Funeral Home - LENA
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 24 to Jul. 28, 2021.
Edna Marie Southard
Edna Marie Southard 1924—2021Edna Marie Southard, 96, passed away July 25th, 2021 at Ascension St. Joseph Village. Edna was born Oct 23, 1924 in Freeport to George and Ruth (Maize) Remmers. On May 27th 1950 she married Delbert Southard. He died October 22nd, 1986. She enjoyed playing... Read More
Burke-Tubbs Funeral Home - Freeport
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 26 to Jul. 28, 2021.
Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Judith A. Alberstett Zimmerman
Judith A. Alberstett Zimmerman, 75, of Pecatonica, IL, died on July 21, 2021. Arrangements are pending with McCorkle Funeral Home- Durand Chapel. Read More
McCorkle Ltd Funeral Home
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 26 to Jul. 27, 2021.
Saturday, July 24, 2021
Carol W. De Jong
Carol W. De Jong 1945—2021Carol W. De Jong, 76, of Freeport, went home to be with Jesus, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at FHN Memorial Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. Carol was born February 19, 1945 in Grand Rapids, MI, the daughter of Gordon and Ethel (Hoekstra) Rooks. She married... Read More
Burke-Tubbs Funeral Home - Freeport
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 22 to Jul. 24, 2021.
Randall L. McFalls (Randy)
Randall (Randy) L. McFalls 1943—2021Randall (Randy) L. McFalls of Boise, Idaho, formerly of Freeport passed away July 16 after a long illness. There will be a Celebration of Life at Faith United Methodist Church, October 16 at 11 AM. A memorial has been established. Read More
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 22 to Jul. 24, 2021.
Rachel Ann Schmelzer
Rachel Ann Schmelzer 1971—2021Rachel Ann Schmelzer, 49, of Reedsburg, Wisconsin, and formerly of Freeport, Illinois, passed away, Thursday July 15, 2021, in Weatherford, Texas. Rachel was born September 18, 1971, in Freeport, the daughter of Rick and Debra (Knodle) Kuhlemeier. Surviving... Read More
Burke-Tubbs Funeral Home - Freeport
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 22 to Jul. 24, 2021.
Friday, July 23, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Delores Buss
Delores Buss 1939—2021Davis – Delores A. Buss, 81 of Davis passed away July 17th at home with her family at her side. She was born October 2, 1939 in Grant County, Boscobel, Wisconsin. The daughter of the late George Otto and Hazel (Burns) Young. On March 30, 1958, Delores and Richard... Read More
Daughenbaugh Funeral Home
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 19 to Jul. 23, 2021.
Jo' Vantae Ishmon
Jo' Vantae Ishmon 1990—2021Jo' Vantae "Tank" Ishmon, 30, of Rockford, IL, died Friday July 16, 2021. Funeral services will be 1:00 P.M. Saturday July 24, 2021 at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church in Freeport, IL with Rev. Ricky Stidmon officiating. Visitation will be from 11:00... Read More
Burke-Tubbs Funeral Home - Freeport
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 21 to Jul. 23, 2021.
Thursday, July 22, 2021
James J. "Jim" Franz
James J. "Jim" Franz 1933—2021James J. Franz, age 88 of Beloit, WI, died on Monday July 19, 2021 at Willowick Assisted Living in Beloit. He was born January 29, 1933 to the late Joseph and Marie (Scheidt) Franz in Freeport, IL. Jim graduated from Aquin Catholic High School in Freeport... Read More
Brian Mark Funeral Cremation & Pre-Planning
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 20 to Jul. 22, 2021.
Wednesday, July 21, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
James F. "Jim" Kneller
James "Jim" F. Kneller, 66, of Freeport, died on July 10, 2021. Arrangements are pending with Walker Mortuary. Read More
Walker Mortuary, Ltd. - Freeport
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 20 to Jul. 21, 2021.
Patricia Willging
Patricia Willging 1938—2021Patricia "Pat" Laverne (Lewis) Willging died unexpectedly at Tampa General Hospital in Tampa, FL on Tuesday, February 2, 2021, at the age of 82.Pat was born on June 18, 1938, in Cedar Rapids, IA to James and Naomi Lewis. She was a graduate of Luther College... Read More
Burke-Tubbs Funeral Home - Freeport
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 19 to Jul. 21, 2021.
William "Bill" Wire
William "Bill" Wire 1941—2021William "Bill" Wire, 80, of South Wayne, WI passed away at his home on Saturday, July 17, 2021. Bill was born on June 26, 1941 in Winslow Township to William and Lucile (Baker) Wire. Bill farmed all his life in Northwestern Illinois and Southwestern Wisconsin... Read More
Leamon Funeral Home - LENA
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 19 to Jul. 21, 2021.
Tuesday, July 20, 2021
Marcia J. Babb
Marcia J. Babb, 78, of Freeport, IL, died on July 15, 2021. Arrangements are pending with Schwarz Park Blvd Chapel. Read More
Schwarz Funeral Home - Park Blvd. Chapel
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 19 to Jul. 20, 2021.
Donald Milton Matthews
Donald Milton Matthews 1933—2021Donald Milton Matthews, 87, formerly from Morrison and Freeport, IL area, passed away unexpectedly December 15, 2020 at JFK Memorial Hospital in Indio, CA. He was born July 10, 1933 in Oak Park, IL and raised in Morrison, IL. He graduated from Morrison... Read More
Burke-Tubbs Funeral Home - Freeport
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 17 to Jul. 20, 2021.
Doris R. Trickel
Doris R. Trickel 1923—2021Doris R. Trickel, 98, of Freeport, died Friday July 16, 2021 in her home. She was born April 26, 1923 in Freeport, IL, the daughter of Ralph and Josie (Cheyney) Meads. Doris married Arlie G. Trickel December 15, 1940; he died in September 1979. Doris worked... Read More
Burke-Tubbs Funeral Home - Freeport
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 17 to Jul. 20, 2021.
Sunday, July 18, 2021
Mabel L. Baker
Mabel L. Baker 1956—2021Mabel L. Baker, 65, of Apple River, IL passed away Friday July 16, 2021 at FHN Memorial Hospital. She was born January 15, 1956 in Stephenson County, Illinois to Ferd E. and Wilma (Bardell) Euler Sr. Mabel was employed at Galena Workshop and Apple River Dairy... Read More
Burke-Tubbs Funeral Home - Freeport
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 16 to Jul. 18, 2021.
Bernard "BErnie" Schreck
Bernard 'Bernie' Schreck, 71, of Chehalis, WA, died on July 13, 2021. Arrangements are pending with Newell-Hoerling's Mortuary, Centralia, WA. Read More
NEWELL-HOERLINGS MORTUARY
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 16 to Jul. 18, 2021.
Saturday, July 17, 2021
Norma Jean Fleming
Norma Jean Fleming 1939—2021Norma Jean Fleming, 82, of Freeport, IL, passed away on July 14, 2021 at home. A visitation will be held from 1PM - 3PM on Sunday July 18, 2021, at the Schwarz Park Blvd Chapel, 608 S. Park Blvd in Freeport, IL. Read More
Schwarz Funeral Home - Park Blvd. Chapel
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 15 to Jul. 17, 2021.
Wayne W. Marassa
Wayne W. Marassa, 74, of Freeport, IL, died on July 11, 2021. Arrangements are pending with Schwarz Funeral Home. Read More
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 12 to Jul. 17, 2021.
Thursday, July 15, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Genene St. John
Genene St. John, 77, of Freeport, IL, died on 7/12/2021. Arrangements are pending with Walker Mortuary. Read More
Walker Mortuary, Ltd. - Freeport
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 14 to Jul. 15, 2021.
Wednesday, July 14, 2021
Roger D. Deroche
Roger D. Deroche 1933—2020Roger D. DeRoche, age 87, formerly of Orangeville, IL, passed away on Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at Manor Court in Freeport, IL. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, July 15, 2021 at Orangeville Cemetery, where military honors will be... Read More
Cramer-Leamon Funeral Home - Orangeville
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 12 to Jul. 14, 2021.
Tuesday, July 13, 2021
Dorothy M. Lower
Dorothy M. Lower, 88, of Lanark, IL, died on July 8, 2021. Arrangements are pending with Law-Jones Funeral Home. Read More
Law-Jones Funeral Home Eastland - Lanark
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 12 to Jul. 13, 2021.
Richard P. Nieman
Richard P. Nieman 1969—2021Richard Nieman of Freeport, IL formerly of Rock Grove, IL died July 8th, 2021 surrounded by family. He was born on August 16, 1969 in Freeport, IL. The son of Robert E. and Dixie Nieman. Rick attended Dakota High School and received his GED from Highland... Read More
Burke-Tubbs Funeral Home - Freeport
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 9 to Jul. 13, 2021.
Sunday, July 11, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Diane Chambers
Diane Chambers 1948—2021Diane M. Chambers, age 73 of Pearl City, IL passed away Wednesday, July 7, 2021 at FHN Memorial Hospital in Freeport. She was born on June 24, 1948 in Freeport to the late Donald and Maebelle (Eells) DeVries. Diane married Dean Chambers on April 29, 1966 in... Read More
Hermann Funeral Home - Pearl City
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 9 to Jul. 11, 2021.
Dennis Lee Bartch
Dennis Lee Bartch 1971—2021Dennis Lee Bartch, 49, of Rockton passed away July 3, 2021 at Javon Bea Hospital in Rockford, Illinois. He was born on September 22, 1971 in Freeport, Illinois, the son of Wayne and Jean Bartch. Dennis grew up in Stockton, Illinois and graduated from Stockton... Read More
Cremation Society of Illinois - Rockford
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 9 to Jul. 11, 2021.
Joyce E. Connors
Joyce E. Connors 1946—2021Joyce Elaine Connors, 75, of Freeport, IL went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday July 9, 2021 in her home surrounded by her family. She was born May 14, 1946 in Freeport to Warren and Florence (Ratmeyer) Kaney. On February 6, 1970 she married... Read More
Burke-Tubbs Funeral Home - Freeport
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 9 to Jul. 11, 2021.
Richard J. Connors
Richard J. Connors 1937—2021Richard J. "Dick" Connors, age 84, of Freeport, IL, passed away at his home in the early morning hours of Saturday, July 3, 2021, with his wife, Judy, by his side. Dick was born May 21, 1937, the eldest of six children born to the late John J. and Margaret... Read More
Burke-Tubbs Funeral Home - Freeport
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 3 to Jul. 11, 2021.
Rudolph R. "Rudy" Nielsen
Rudolph R. "Rudy" Nielsen 1944—2020Rudolph R. "Rudy" Nielsen, age 75, of DeForest, WI (formerly of Freeport, IL), passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Monday, December 7, 2020, after navigating Parkinson's Disease for 5 years. He was born December 16, 1944 in Fenton, IA... Read More
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 3 to Jul. 11, 2021.
Saturday, July 10, 2021
Mary Determan
Mary Determan 1944—2021Mary K. Determan, age 76, passed away on Wednesday July 7, 2021 at FHN Memorial Hospital. Born on October 21, 1944 in Lancaster, WI to Vincent and Mary (Eisele) Philipps, Mary received her degree in education from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville and... Read More
Bartell-Leamon Funeral Home - Warren
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 8 to Jul. 10, 2021.
James Elbridge Griffes
James Elbridge Griffes 1927—2021Rev. Dr. James E. Griffes of Freeport, IL passed away Saturday evening, May 29, 2021, at the age of 93 years. He was born in Presbyterian Hospital (now Rush University Medical Center) in Chicago, IL to Lt. Col. James L. and Dorothy (Blackwell) Griffes... Read More
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 2 to Jul. 10, 2021.
Friday, July 9, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Merci R. Rodriguez
Merci R. Rodriguez, 81, of Freeport, IL, died on Sunday, July 4, 2021. Arrangements are pending with Walker Mortuary. Read More
Walker Mortuary, Ltd. - Freeport
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 8 to Jul. 9, 2021.
Mary Thiltgen
Mary Thiltgen 1930—2021Mary Elizabeth Thiltgen, age 90, of Waunakee, formerly of Sun Prairie and Monroe, WI passed away on July 3, 2021 at Agrace Hospice Inpatient Care Facility. Mary was born on December 19, 1930 in Shullsburg, WI. The daughter of George and Florence (Mullen) Geyer... Read More
Cress Funeral & Cremation Service - Sun Prairie
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 7 to Jul. 9, 2021.
Thursday, July 8, 2021
James S. "Bucky" Bangs
James "Bucky" S. Bangs 1949—2020James "Bucky" S. Bangs, 71, of Freeport, Il, died at home November 13, 2020. Funeral Services will be 3:00 P.M. Saturday July 10, 2021 at Burke-Tubbs Funeral Home. A visitation will be held from 1:00 P.M. until the time of service. Please view and sign... Read More
Burke-Tubbs Funeral Home - Freeport
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 6 to Jul. 8, 2021.
Terry Hay
Terry Hay 1950—2021Terry S. Hay, 71, of Lena passed away at his home on Saturday, July 3, 2021. He was born on May 25, 1950 to John, Jr. and Lusetta (Olson) Hay in Monroe, WI. Terry was a 1968 graduate of Warren High School. He married June Sedwick on August 23, 1980. Terry was a... Read More
Leamon Funeral Home - LENA
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 6 to Jul. 8, 2021.
Roger W. Willing
Roger W. Willing 1937—2021Roger W. Willing, 84 of Pecatonica, IL passed away Saturday, July 3, 2021 at 5:02 a.m. at Javon Bea Hospital-Riverside, Rockford, IL after a brief illness.A funeral ceremony will be held on Friday, July 9, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. in St. John's Lutheran Church... Read More
McCorkle Ltd Funeral Home
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 6 to Jul. 8, 2021.
Wednesday, July 7, 2021
Jack Zaugg
Jack Zaugg, 82, of Stockton, Illinois, formerly of Freeport, Illinois, died on July 6, 2021. Arrangements are pending with Leamon Funeral Home. Read More
Leamon Funeral Home - LENA
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 6 to Jul. 7, 2021.
Tuesday, July 6, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Janet C. Bausman
Janet C. Bausman 1936—2021Janet C. Bausman, age 85 of Freeport, IL, passed away on Saturday, July 3, 2021 at Swedish American Hospital in Rockford, IL. She was born June 2, 1936 in Muscatine, IA; the daughter of the late Elmer and Joyce (Wardle) Swanson. Janet married Darryl Bausman... Read More
Walker Mortuary, Ltd. - Freeport
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 3 to Jul. 6, 2021.
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Gerald K. Meier
Gerald K. Meier 1949—2021Gerald "Gerry" K. Meier, age 72 of Freeport, IL, passed away at FHN Memorial Hospital in Freeport on Wednesday, June 30, 2021. He was born June 13, 1949; the son of the late Alfred and Myrna (Koch) Meier. He was a graduate of Pearl City High School. He was... Read More
Walker Mortuary, Ltd. - Freeport
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 3 to Jul. 6, 2021.
Meralyn Ione Buford (Schubert)
Meralyn Ione (Schubert) Buford 1921—2020Meralyn Ione (Schubert) BufordBorn April 14, 1921Left her Earthly Home November 20, 2020MEMORIAL SERVICE: OAKLAND CEMETERY, 11:00 A.M. July 17, 2021Parents: Ora R. Schubert and Grace Eaton Schubert, deceased; Brother: Gailen Earl (Wife, Mary)... Read More
Burke-Tubbs Funeral Home - Freeport
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 3 to Jul. 6, 2021.
Thomas Alan Free
Thomas Alan Free 2021Thomas (Tom) Alan Free, 65, of Monmouth, IL, passed away at 6:08 a.m. on Thursday, July 1, 2021 in his home. He was born July 15, 1955, in Monmouth, Illinois and grew up outside Little York, Illinois as the second of four sons born to Jim and Gladys Free. He graduated... Read More
McGuire & Davies Funeral Home and Crematory - Monmouth
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 3 to Jul. 6, 2021.
Sunday, July 4, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
David M. Walker
David M. Walker 1958—2021David (Dave) M. Walker passed away peacefully at home on June 28, 2021 at the age of 63 after a hard-fought battle with liver cancer; his close friend and companion Deborah Stenback and his brother Steve at his side. Dave was a lifelong resident of Freeport... Read More
Walker Mortuary, Ltd. - Freeport
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 1 to Jul. 4, 2021.
Glenn Richard Broge (Dick)
Glenn Richard (Dick) Broge 1927—2021Glenn Richard (Dick) Broge, 93, of Freeport, IL, passed away on July 1, 2021. He was born on September 29, 1927, in Waddams Grove, IL, to Lester and Margaret (Tieman) Broge. He married Nancy Crouse on January 22, 1950. Glenn and Nancy farmed in... Read More
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 2 to Jul. 4, 2021.
Dennis Earl Recoy
Dennis Earl Recoy 1945—2021Dennis Earl Recoy, 75, of Machesney Park, IL passed away on Wednesday, June 30, 2021 at his home surrounded by family after a long battle with cancer. Dennis is survived by his wife of 52 years, Katie (Durham) Recoy; his 3 children, Denise (Andy) Appelgren... Read More
Honquest Family Funeral Home with Crematory - Loves Park
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 2 to Jul. 4, 2021.
Saturday, July 3, 2021
Lee K. Freedlund
Lee K. Freedlund, 82, of Stockton, Illinois, died on June 30, 2021. Arrangements are pending with Leamon Funeral Home. Read More
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 2 to Jul. 3, 2021.
Linda A. Orr
Linda A. Orr, 72, of Lena, IL, died on July 1, 2021. Arrangements are pending with Leamon Funeral Home. Read More
Leamon Funeral Home - LENA
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jul. 2 to Jul. 3, 2021.
Friday, July 2, 2021
Beverly K. Matteson
Beverly K. Matteson 1934—2020 Beverly K. Matteson, 86, of Durand, IL died at 2:13 a.m., Thursday, December 31, 2020 in Monroe Clinic Hospice Home after a lengthy illness. She was born December 24, 1934 in Rockford Illinois, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John F. and Hazel (Saunders)... Read More
McCorkle Ltd Funeral Home
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jun. 29 to Jul. 2, 2021.
Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Jeffrey Heldt
Jeffrey Heldt 1952—2021Jeffrey A. Heldt, age 68, of Lanark, IL, passed away Saturday, June 26, 2021, at his home with his family by his side. A memorial gathering will be held Friday, July 2, 2021 at Law Jones Funeral Home in Lanark from 3pm to 6pm. Family and friends are also invited... Read More
Law-Jones Funeral Home Eastland - Lanark
Published in The Freeport Journal Standard from Jun. 28 to Jun. 30, 2021.
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