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Virginia Osborne Vogeler

Posted: Saturday, Jul 25th, 2015
WAYNE CITY -- Virginia Osborne Vogeler, 86, former resident of Deforest, Wis. died on July 21, 2015 at 4:15 pm at the home of her daughter, Connie Gregory, of Wayne City.
Virginia was born Oct. 1, 1928 in Rochelle, the daughter of Clarence and Orpha Walker Osborne.
She was a member of the Methodist Church and the VFW in Rochelle,

Merlene Vulpitta

Posted: Saturday, Jul 25th, 2015
CHICAGO ­-- Merlene Vulpitta, 77, of Chicago, and formerly of Rochelle and New Port Richie Fla., joined her beloved late husband Ralph Vulpitta on July 18, 2015.
Merlene was a loving mother of Ralph Jr., Vincent, Kathleen, Anthony, Colleen, and Maureen. She was a beloved Grandmother of 16 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
She is also survived by siblings

Charles Ball

Posted: Thursday, Jul 23rd, 2015
FRANKLIN GROVE ­-- Charles Klingel "Chuck" Ball, 88, of Franklin Grove, passed away at 12:50 a.m. on July 20, 2015, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.
He was born June 28, 1927, in Waukegan, to Elbridge F. and Anne Elizabeth (Klingel) Ball. He grew up in Waukegan, Raco, Mich., Rhinelander and Wabeno, Wis., and eventually back in Hampshire from 1939.

Marjorie Bruns

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 21st, 2015
ROCHELLE -- Marjorie J. Bruns, 91, passed away Sunday, July 19, 2015 at Serenity Hospice and Home in Oregon. She was born March 30, 1924 in Kings, the daughter of Simon and Ida (Alderks) Doeden.
She was united in marriage to Venice Wilbur Bruns on Feb. 19, 1949 in Kings. He preceded her in death on Sept. 2, 2005.

Roger Fisher

Posted: Thursday, Jul 16th, 2015
FRANKLIN GROVE -- Roger F. Fisher, 78, of Franklin Grove, died Monday July 13, 2015 at the Franklin Grove Nursing Home. His loving wife was by his side throughout his long battle with cancer.
Roger was born June 29, 1937 in Dixon, the son of Fred and Catherine (Preston) Fisher. He graduated from Dixon High School in 1955 and

Joy Helton

Posted: Thursday, Jul 16th, 2015
ROCHELLE -- Joy A. Helton, 67, passed away Tuesday, July 14, 2015 in Rockford. Joy was born Dec. 22, 1947 to Thomas and Dorothy (Winchester) Chambers in DeKalb. She married Junior Wayne Helton on Aug. 4, 1978.  Joy worked for Caron International for 24 years and then was a quality inspector for Rochelle Foods.  
She is preceded in death

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