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Edna Papke

Posted: Saturday, Jan 31st, 2015
ROCHELLE -- Edna Marie Papke, of Rochelle, passed away Friday, Jan. 30, 2015 at Rochelle Healthcare and Rehabilitation.
Services are pending with Unger-Horner Funeral Home, 400 N. Sixth Street, Rochelle. Visit www.ungerhorner.com for the full obituary.

Carol Tracey

Posted: Friday, Jan 30th, 2015
ROCHELLE -- Carol Louise Bradbury Tracey, loving mother, grandmother, sister, and aunt died on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. Carol was born on Nov. 12, 1932 in Aurora, the daughter of Donald and Bertha Ward Dunton. She was adopted and raised by William and Evelyn Dunton Bradbury. She graduated from Rochelle Township High School in 1950.
Carol married Arthur Ambrose

Moretta Scott

Posted: Tuesday, Jan 27th, 2015
DEKALB -- Moretta Belle "Reta" Scott, 91, of DeKalb, passed away Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at DeKalb County Rehab & Nursing Center, DeKalb.
Born Dec. 23, 1923, in Hickory Hills Township, Wayne County, the daughter of Clyde and Dorothy (Garrison) Crask, Moretta married Warren A. Scott Feb. 3, 1942, in St. Louis, Mo.
She retired from Northern Illinois University, where

Mary Rose Wagner

Posted: Tuesday, Jan 27th, 2015
ROCHELLE -- Mary Rose Wagner, 80, passed away Monday, Jan. 26, 2015 in Rockford. Mary Rose was born April 30, 1934 in Hardin to Frank Elmer and Mary Susan (Moore) Cook. She married Marvin Eugene Wagner on Aug. 13, 1955 in Sterling.
Mary Rose was active with Avon for 40 years and worked at Spurgeon's Department Store in Rochelle

Thomas J. Mahaffey

Posted: Tuesday, Jan 27th, 2015
MENDOTA -- Thomas J. Mahaffey, 62, of Mendota, died Jan. 25, 2015 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 29 at Holy Cross Church, Mendota, with Rev. Bo Schmitt and Rev. Tom Otto officiating. Burial will be at Holy Cross Cemetery. Pallbearers will be the Mendota Fire Department and

Sheila Jerding

Posted: Tuesday, Jan 27th, 2015
ROCHELLE -- Sheila I. Jerding, 69, passed away Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015 in Rockford, due to complications from a recent stroke.  Sheila was born Nov. 28, 1945 to Walter S. and Marjorie G. (Hiland) Engh in DeKalb. She married Michael P. Jerding on June 24, 1967 in DeKalb.
Sheila worked as a secretary/office manager for many years in the

Paul Bertrams

Posted: Sunday, Jan 25th, 2015
OROVILLE, Calif. -- Paul E. Bertrams, 81, of Oroville, Calif., formerly of Rochelle, passed on to join his savior on Oct. 23, 2014. He was born Aug. 23, 1933.
He is survived by his wife, Bertie; children, David, Mary, Cloyd, Susan, Baldwin and Michael; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and a sister, Alice Boise.
He was preceded in death by his

Michaela Myers

Posted: Thursday, Jan 22nd, 2015
DALLAS, Texas -- Michaela F. Myers, 22, of Dallas, Texas, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015. Michaela was born March 18, 1992 in Rochelle to David and Susan (Zuehl) Myers. Michaela graduated from Rochelle Township High School in 2010. She was a member of the Rochelle United Methodist Church.
Michaela is survived by her

Jerry Myers

Posted: Thursday, Jan 22nd, 2015
ASHTON -- Jerry M. Myers, 80, of Ashton, passed away Jan. 19, 2015 at the Freeport Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center. He was born on March 3, 1934 in Rochelle to Howard and Helene (Pilage) Myers.
He graduated from Byron High School in 1952. He joined the Navy and was active duty from 1952-1956. After active duty he continued with

Lucille Kenney

Posted: Thursday, Jan 22nd, 2015
ROCHELLE -- Lucille Elizabeth Kenney, 95, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015 at Northwoods Care Center in Belvidere. She was born on Aug. 12, 1919 in Rochelle, the daughter of Walter and Ethel Mae Taylor Willcox.
Lucille married Captain Paul Anderson Jr. on Dec. 31, 1940 in Iowa; he preceded her on July 13, 1950. She then married

Clarence Lang

Posted: Tuesday, Jan 20th, 2015
ROCHELLE -- Clarence "Pat" Lang, 91, of Rochelle, died peacefully in his home, Jan. 17, 2015 surrounded by his loving family. He was born Nov. 26, 1923 in Rochelle, the son of Fred and Helen (Doyle) Lang of Creston. Pat grew up in the Creston area and graduated from Rochelle High School in 1941.
He moved to Waukegan and

Glendolyn Carson

Posted: Tuesday, Jan 20th, 2015
ROCHELLE -- Glendolyn J. (Pat) Carson passed from this earthly life surrounded by her family and into the hands of God and her eternal home on Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015. Pat was born March 17, 1932 in Rochelle to William and Frances (Patrick) Hubbard of Kings. To her parents and siblings, Barbara and Bill, she was known as Glenny, while

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