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Wilma J. Wolfley

Posted: Thursday, Apr 16th, 2015
POLO - Wilma J. Wolfley, 83, of Polo, passed away Thursday, April 9, 2015, at her home with family by her side. She was a Housekeeper for 27 years in the Polo area. 
Wilma was born March 16, 1932, in Wethersfield Township, Illinois, the daughter of Fred E. and Orie (Weber) Smith.  On July 30, 1949 in Mt. Carroll she
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William D. “Bill” Messer

Posted: Thursday, Apr 16th, 2015
MOUNT MORRIS -- William D. "Bill" Messer, age 86, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, and mentor; passed away in his home on Sunday April 12, 2015 with his family at his side.  Bill was born September 16, 1928 in Mount Morris, the son of Kenneth and Mildred (Pittenger) Messer. 
Bill graduated from Mount Morris High school class of
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Michael D. McDanel

Posted: Thursday, Apr 16th, 2015
LOVES PARK -- Michael D. McDanel, 44, of Loves Park was welcomed into heaven Tuesday April 7th, 2015 from his home.
Michael was born September 17, 1970 in Rockford, the son of Donald and Kay (Nott) McDanel of Byron. Michael is lovingly survived by his parents; brother Sean (Linsey) McDanel of Freeport; children Richard, Harley, Amanda and Zachary McDanel of
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Jacklyn K. Klosa

Posted: Thursday, Apr 16th, 2015
FAIRDALE -- Jacklyn K. (Richardson) Klosa, 69, of Fairdale, IL, died suddenly, Thursday, April 9, 2015.
She was born October 16, 1945 in Rochelle, the daughter of Oliver and Elsie (Eckhardt) Richardson.  She was a retired Quality Control inspector from G.I.C. of 20+ years and a cancer survivor.
She is survived by her daughters Yvette (Peter) DeWispelaere of Rockford, Donna
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Mildred (Fransen) Schiferl

Posted: Thursday, Apr 9th, 2015
MOUNT MORRIS -- Mildred (Fransen) Schiferl passed peacefully on Good Friday, April 3, 2015 at Pinecrest Nursing Home in Mount Morris. She was born to Henry and Alma (Sloggett) Fransen on November 16, 1927. Mildred attended Byron schools graduating in 1946.
She married Wayne Reed in 1948 and had four children, Sherry (Al) Capes, Scott (Dawn) Reed, Steven Reed,
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Viola Amber Myers

Posted: Thursday, Apr 9th, 2015
OREGON -- Viola Amber Myers, 97, longtime Oregon resident, passed in her home, as she wished, after a brief illness, under the loving care of her daughter Judy and granddaughter Elisa on Thursday April 2, 2015. She was born March 11, 1918 in rural Mount Morris, the daughter of Clyde G. and Amber L. (Tholen) Koontz.
She graduated
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Lavonne Byrd Frey

Posted: Thursday, Apr 9th, 2015
POLO -- Lavonne Byrd Frey, longtime Polo resident, died Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at Pinecrest Manor in Mt. Morris. She was born May 28, 1918 in Polo, the only daughter of Ernest and Reba (Clark) Byrd. A 1937 graduate of Polo High School, she married Ervin Frey in Dubuque on December 11, 1937 (he preceded her in January 1993). 
 Her joys
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Donald Ray (Don) Brown Jr.

Posted: Thursday, Apr 9th, 2015
ROCKFORD -- Donald Ray (Don) Brown Jr., 33, died April 3, 2015 in Rockford. He was born December 9, 1981 in Sycamore. He was the son of Deborah (Peter) Oehler and Donald Ray Brown, Sr.
He graduated from Stillman Valley High School in 2000 and was proud to be a member of the State Champion football team.
Don loved sports,
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Squire Raymond Butt

Posted: Thursday, Apr 9th, 2015
BYRON, Squire Raymond Butt, 76, of Byron, died Friday, April 3, 2015, from heart complications, in Rockford Memorial Hospital, surrounded by his loving family.  Born December 16, 1938, in Rockford, the son of George A. and Evelyn (Miller) Butt.  He attended Byron Schools, class of 1956.  Squire married Cindy Cupp Svartoien, on January 22, 1971, in Rockford. 
He worked
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Richard Scott Clark

Posted: Thursday, Apr 9th, 2015
MOUNT MORRIS -- Once upon a time, on a sunny October day, Richard Scott Clark, three months old, dressed in a new yellow suit, laid in the arms of his new mommy. His new daddy drove very carefully down Route 2, turned at Mud Creek Road and slipped onto Emily Street in Mount Morris. Upon arrival, Richard was greeted with
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