ROCHELLE — Catherine M. McGill, 87, of Rochelle, passed away on Saturday, April 20, 2013 in Rochelle.
She was born Feb. 22, 1926 in Flagg Township, the daughter of William and Jennie (Schmidt) Smith. She married Harold Thomas McGill on Oct. 9, 1946 in Custer, S.D. He preceded her on Dec. 15, 1974.
Catherine was also preceded by her parents; two sisters, Norma Cole and Mabel Moland; and one grandchild, Jeff Ewald.
Catherine is survived by her son, David McGill, of Rochelle; two daughters, Cheri (Jack) Stienmetz of Petersburg, and Wanda (Gary) Haub of West Brooklyn; two sisters, Dorothy Foss of Machesney Park, and Verda “Loi” (Ralph “Lefty”) Jury of Belvidere; five grandchildren, Tricia (Ty) Turek, Jennifer Haub, Andrea (Corey) McLaughlin, Michael McGill and Catherine McGill; and five great-grandchildren, Madison McGill, Gabriel McLaughlin,
Ryan Gronewold and Olivia and Sophie Turek.
The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 25 at Unger-Horner Funeral Home, 400 N. Sixth Street, Rochelle. The visitation will be held the same day from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial of cremated remains will be Friday, April 26 in the Ashton Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Serenity Hospice and Home.
Visit www.ungerhorner.com for an online guestbook.