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Nancy Ann Bunger

Posted: Friday, Aug 28th, 2015
ASHTON, Nancy Ann Bunger, age 85, died Thurs., Aug. 20, 2015 at KSB Hospital in Dixon. She was born Nov. 21, 1929 in Sublette, Ill., the daughter of Claude and Mary Francis (Wilson) Horton.
She graduated from Dixon High School in 1947 and NIU with her Teaching Certificate. Nancy married Milford G. Bunger on Sept. 27, 1952 in Galena,

Albert M. Felker

Posted: Friday, Aug 28th, 2015
MOUNT MORRIS, Albert M. Felker, age 86, died Tues., Aug. 25, 2015 in The Serenity Hospice and Home, Oregon, Ill. Albert was born Feb. 17, 1929 in Oak Park, Ill., the son of Hugh W. & Ruth (Newcomer) Felker.
Albert served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean Conflict, and was stationed in Bangor, Maine. Albert graduated with a B.S. in

Doris R. Blake

Posted: Friday, Aug 28th, 2015
Mount Morris, Doris R. Blake, age 92, loving wife, mother, grandma, GG, and woman of great faith was called home on Aug. 24, 2015. 
Doris was born July 12, 1923 in Mount Morris, Ill., the daughter of William & Eunice (Fulton) Pieper.  She graduated from Mount Morris High School class of 1941. Doris married Arnold (Beanie) Blake on June 29, 1946.

Roger Karl Lapp

Posted: Friday, Aug 21st, 2015
BYRON, Roger Karl Lapp, 80, of Byron, crossed the finish line, on Aug. 11, 2015 with his loving family at his side. 
He was born on June 7, 1935, in Rockford; to parents, Roland and Elta (Seigmeier) Lapp.
Roger married his loving wife, Ellen Reedy in Rockford, at Fischer Chapel, on May 5, 1984. He worked as a Machine Tool Operator

Lorraine E. Krueger

Posted: Friday, Aug 21st, 2015
MOUNT MORRIS, Lorraine E. Krueger, age 86, died Thurs., Aug. 20, 2015 in Oregon Living and Rehabilitation Center, Oregon, Ill.  Lorraine was born March 18, 1929 in Chicago, Ill., the daughter of Loren & Marie (Vaughn) Allen; but was raised by Frank & Mena Marsh. 
Lorraine married Curtis C. Krueger on May 20, 1948 in Mount Morris, Ill., and

Pauline Ann Jones

Posted: Friday, Aug 21st, 2015
BYRON, Pauline Ann Jones born to Bernard and Caroline (Markham) Cook in Seward, Illinois Married to George M. Jones in Dubuque, Iowa.
Worked all her life in accounting, finished her career at Elco Textron as General Ledger Accountant for 3 divisions, Tooling, Heat Treat and Coatings.
Survivors: daughter Margaret, Beloit, Wisconsin sons James (Sharon) Holland, Michigan, David (Debbie)

Wayne Harvey Buettner

Posted: Friday, Aug 21st, 2015
KINGS, Wayne Harvey Buettner, 83, of Kings, Ill., and known as "Jim" by his family, died Aug. 11, 2015, in Swedish- American Hospital, Rockford.
Funeral services were Sat., Aug. 15 in Merritt Funeral Home, Mendota with chaplain Norm Shirk officiating. Burial will be at Restland Cemetery, Mendota. 
He was born Feb. 2, 1932, in Angier Hospital, Sublette to Raymond and Edna

Esther J. Appler

Posted: Friday, Aug 21st, 2015
OREGON, Esther J. Appler, 93, of Oregon, died peacefully at home on Sun., Aug. 2, 2015. She was born August 17, 1921 in Ashton, the daughter of Oswin and Clara (Wagner) Semmler.
Married to Raymond G. Appler June 18, 1950 in Ashton. As a young girl she attended Gooch School, a one room schoolhouse near Ashton. She graduated from

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