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Heather Egland

Posted: Sunday, Dec 21st, 2014
ROCHELLE -- Heather Rebecca Egland, 30, of Rochelle, passed into Heaven to be with her Grandparents Amos and Genevieve Egland on Dec. 18, 2014.
She is survived by her parents, Steven C. Egland of Rochelle and Sandra D. Edmiston of New Mexico and her two children, Benjamin Joseph Clark of Ashton and Abigail Rebecca Edmiston of New Mexico.
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Kenneth Dodillet

Posted: Sunday, Dec 21st, 2014
DIXON -- Kenneth Paul Dodillet, 79, of Dixon, died Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, at Franklin Grove Living and Rehabilitation Center in Franklin Grove. He was an engineering technician for the Illinois Department of Transportation for 32 years, prior to his retirement in 1991.
Kenneth was born July 25, 1935, in Centralia, the son of Paul and Ruth (Snider)
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Rosalia Stotmeister

Posted: Friday, Dec 19th, 2014
OREGON -- Rosalia Stotmeister, 87, a longtime resident at the Oregon Living and Rehabilitation Center, Oregon, passed away from heart failure in late August at the Center. Rosalia was born on Feb. 16, 1927 in Hazel Green, Wis. She was the youngest of Frank and Mary Stockel's eight children, all of whom preceded her in death.
She received Bachelors
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Lois O’Donnell

Posted: Friday, Dec 19th, 2014
CRESTON -- Lois O'Donnell, 81, passed away peacefully on Monday, Dec. 15, 2014 at her home in Creston. Lois was born Jan. 8, 1933 to Raymond and Hazel (Brewer) McCord in Mt. Vernon. She married Richard O'Donnell on Oct. 11, 1958 in Lee. He preceded her in death on June 15, 1984.
Lois is survived by her 11 children,
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Gale Thornton

Posted: Wednesday, Dec 17th, 2014
ELIZABETHON, Tenn. -- Gale Eugene Thornton (known as Gene), 93, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 9,2014, at Hermitage Nursing Home in Elizabethton, Tenn.
He is survived by his two adopted daughters, Cathy Carey of Elizabethton, Tenn., and Jenny Thornton of Chicago.
Gene Thornton grew up with his grandparents on a farm in Creston and later met Laura Thornton and were married
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James Busse

Posted: Wednesday, Dec 17th, 2014
ROCHELLE -- James F. Busse, 71, of Rochelle, died Saturday Dec. 13, 2014 at OSF St. Anthony's Hospital in Rockford.
James Frederick Busse was born on Sept. 13, 1943 in Oak Park, the son of the late Frederick and Evelyn Seaman Busse. On Nov. 21, 1980 in Moline, James was united in marriage to Julia Heatherington. He lived
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Harvey Seebach

Posted: Sunday, Dec 14th, 2014
ROCHELLE -- Harvey J. Seebach, 76, passed away peacefully, with his loving family by his side Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014 at his home in Rochelle.
Harvey was born Dec. 2, 1938 in Rochelle to Robert H. and Evelyn V. (Ewald) Seebach. He served our country with the United States Army from 1958 to 1963. He married Judy T. Lofton
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Laura Ramsey

Posted: Sunday, Dec 14th, 2014
Shabbona, Laura J. Ramsey, 78, of Shabbona, formerly of DeKalb and Rochelle, died Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014 at the Prairie Crossing Living & Rehab Center, Shabbona.
Lawra was born Jan. 7, 1936, in Russellville, Ky., the daughter of Timmy and Ina Lee (Morgan) Rains. She married James Ramsey. He preceded her in death in 1966.
She is survived by
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Virgil Page Jr.

Posted: Sunday, Dec 14th, 2014
MOUNT MORRIS -- Virgil C. Page, Jr., 82, formerly of Dixon, passed away Dec. 10, 2014, at Pinecrest Terrace in Mt. Morris.  
He was born Oct. 11, 1932, in Greenville, Mo., to Virgil, Sr. and Eunice Page, he graduated from Franklin Grove High School in 1950 and DeVry Technical Institute in 1958.
He was briefly married to Shirley Wilson. Virgil
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Gerald O. Wine

Posted: Friday, Dec 12th, 2014
ROCHELLE -- Gerald O. Wine, 90, of Rochelle, passed away Monday, Dec. 8, 2014 peacefully at home. Jerry was born Dec. 31, 1923 in Chicago to Olan M. and Ruth M. (Heckman) Wine. He married Luan Bown on June 6, 1948 in Bushnell. He received his bachelors in 1947 and masters in 1948 from Western Illinois State Teachers College (now
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Wallace Davis

Posted: Friday, Dec 12th, 2014
WEST BROOKLYN -- Wallace (Wally) F. Davis, 92, of West Brooklyn, died peacefully at the Rochelle Community Hospital on Dec. 1, 2014.
Wally had arranged for his remains to go to the Anatomical Gift Association of Illinois. A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, Dec. 13 at the Compton Methodist Church (139 West Chestnut Street). Visitation will be from
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Robert Colville

Posted: Friday, Dec 12th, 2014
ROCHELLE -- Robert B. Colville died Monday, Dec. 8, 2014 at Rochelle Rehabilitation and Health Center. He was born Jan. 31, 1923 to James and Mary (Beedy) Colville in Floydada, Texas. He resided there until enlisting in the Army in 1942.
He was assigned to the 10th Mountain Division and participated in both the Aleutian and Italian campaigns. After
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Gerald O. Wine

Posted: Friday, Dec 12th, 2014
ROCHELLE -- Gerald O. Wine, 90, passed away at his home on Monday, Dec. 8, 2014 with his wife at his side.
Arrangements are pending at the Unger Horner Funeral Home, 400 N. Sixth Street, Rochelle. For a full obit and guestbook visit www.UngerHorner.com.
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Joan Mae Hart

Posted: Friday, Dec 12th, 2014
FRANKLIN GROVE -- Joan Mae Hart, 81, passed away on Friday, Dec. 5, 2014 at the Franklin Grove Nursing Home, with her family at her side. She was born on April 18, 1933 in Sublette, the daughter of Clarence and Hazel Utz Sword.
Joan raised her children in Arizona and enjoyed those memories. She retired from Del Monte and, in
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Robert Colville

Posted: Friday, Dec 12th, 2014
ROCHELLE -- Robert Colville, 91, of Rochelle, passed away at Rochelle Rehab and Healthcare Center on Monday, Dec. 8, 2014. 
Arrangements are pending at the Unger Horner Funeral Home, 400 N. Sixth Street, Rochelle. For a full obit and guestbook visit www.UngerHorner.com.
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