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Betty McNett

Posted: Friday, Feb 5th, 2016
MOUNT MORRIS, Betty McNett, age 91, died on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016 in The Brookdale Senior Living, Rockford, Ill. Betty was born on Dec. 23, 1924, the daughter of Dudley and Florence (Stull) Allen.
Betty is a Graduate of Mount Morris High School Class of 1942. She married Richard McNett 2/19/46. Betty retired from Kable News 1986.

Gilbert Lowe

Posted: Friday, Feb 5th, 2016
MOUNT MORRIS, Gilbert Lowe, age 93, formerly of Rochelle, Ill., died Monday Feb. 1, 2016 in Pinecrest Manor Nursing Home, Mount Morris, Ill. Gilbert was born April 4, 1922 in Wayne County, Ill., the son of Charlie and Inez (Porter) Lowe.
Gilbert served in The United States Army during WWII in Normandy and Northern France. Gilbert married Dorothy E. Hood

Hannah Hall

Posted: Friday, Feb 5th, 2016
"Don't say 'she was surrounded by her loved ones', that is a given. And don't say 'she is now in heaven' because that is not a given, no one knows what happens, but I hope that is where I will be." One of the many lessons we learned from our mom.

Hannah Hall,

John Groen

Posted: Friday, Feb 5th, 2016
LEAF RIVER, John Groen of Diamond City, Ark.(formerly of Leaf River, Illinois) passed away on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016 at North Arkansas Regional Medical Center in Harrison, Arkansas. He was 75 years old.
The son of Harm and Jarrena (Johnson) Groen, John was born on Oct.12, 1940 in Parkersburg, Iowa.
John worked as a metallurgist with Barber Colman Company

David L. Coyne

Posted: Friday, Feb 5th, 2016
BYRON, David L. Coyne, age 65, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday Jan. 30, 2016 at his home in Byron. He was born on Sept. 6, 1950 in Richland Center, Wis., the son of Kerrin and Donna (Buroker) Coyne.
He took Nancy Wingo as his bride on Jan. 1, 1994 in Las Vegas, Nev. David was a graduate of Stillman

Donald F. Capes

Posted: Friday, Feb 5th, 2016
CEDARVILLE, Donald F. Capes, 85, longtime Cedarville resident and formerly of Oregon, died Friday Jan. 29, 2016 in Freeport Memorial Hospital.
Born Oct.10, 1930 in Oregon, the son of Floyd and Edith (Arbogast) Capes. He was a 1948 graduate of Oregon High School and received his Bachelor's and Master's Degrees from Northern Illinois University. Married to Dorothy Wagner Aug.

Roger C. Arend

Posted: Friday, Feb 5th, 2016
DIXON, Roger C. Arend, 73, of Dixon, died Monday, Jan. 25, 2016, at St. Anthony Medical Center in Rockford. He was a painter for 42 years, prior to his retirement.
Roger was born Dec. 1, 1942, in Hamilton, Ill., the son of Robert and Hazel (Herzog) Arend. He married Linda Pontnack on July 16, 1976. Roger served in the

Lea (Leona) Rose (LaFleur) (Gouker) Samples

Posted: Friday, Jan 29th, 2016
STILLMAN VALLEY, Lea (Leona) Rose (LaFleur) (Gouker) Samples, 90, passed from this life peacefully at 4 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015, at her home in Sun City West, Ariz., due to complications from Alzheimer's Disease.
She was born Leona Rose LaFleur, on Sunday, Sept. 6, 1925, in Byron Township, Buchanan County, Iowa, the first of 10 children of Joseph LaFleur

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