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Ora Halvorson

Posted: Tuesday, Sep 2nd, 2014
ASHTON -- Ora Marie Halvorson, 83, of Ashton, passed away on Sept. 1, 2014 at Franklin Grove Nursing Center. She was born on Sept. 20, 1930 in Rushford, Minn., to Ordin and Alice (Ness) Torkelson. She married Donald M. Halvorson on April 23, 1955 in Lanesboro, Minn. He passed away March 31, 2011.
Ora retired in 1990 after 20 years

Eleanor Gatz

Posted: Tuesday, Sep 2nd, 2014
ASHTON -- Eleanor Marie Gatz, 99, of Ashton, passed away Aug. 31, 2014 at Serenity House Hospice in Oregon. She was born on Nov. 28, 1914 in Dixon, to the late Rummery and Mary (Pierson) Gatz.
She was married to J. Walter Spratt in 1936 and together they both owned and operated a trucking company. He passed away in

Howard Schoenholz

Posted: Tuesday, Aug 26th, 2014
PAW PAW -- Howard A. Schoenholz Sr., 97, of Paw Paw, passed away Aug. 25, 2014 at Rochelle Community Hospital. He was born June 29, 1917 in Paw Paw, the son of Arthur W. and Alma (Baxter) Schoenholz. He was united in marriage to Bernice Hansen on June 30, 1937 in Rochelle.
Howard served as Lee County Farm Bureau president

Jacquelyn Morrison

Posted: Tuesday, Aug 26th, 2014
ROCHELLE -- Jacquelyn Faith Morrison, 65, of Rochelle, passed away peacefully after a long illness at home with family by her side. Jacque was born in Lockhaven, Pa., on May 5th, 1949 to the late Raymond and Virginia Phillips.
She was a graduate of Dover High School, Dover, Del., class of 1967. She moved to Rochelle in 1975 and

Karon Hartzell

Posted: Saturday, Aug 23rd, 2014
ROCHELLE, Karon Lee Hartzell, 75, of Rochelle, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, at Bethany Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center in DeKalb. She was a dietary technician at Heritage Square in Gibson City prior to her retirement.
Karon was born on Aug. 22, 1938, in Dixon, the daughter of Lawrence Eugune Lario and Dalphine Virginia Berogan. She married Melvin

James Robertson

Posted: Thursday, Aug 21st, 2014
ROCHELLE -- James C. Robertson, 80, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 in Davis Junction. J.C. was born Feb. 1, 1934 to John C. and Elzie (Woolbright) Robertson in Cherry Valley, Ark. He honorably served our country with the U.S. Navy on the USS Iowa. J.C. married Glenna Krigbaum on April 17, 1954 in Hernando, Miss. He retired from Del

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