Obituaries

Imogene Stoneking

Imogene L. Stoneking died Thursday, July 30, 2020 at the age of 81 in Rochelle, Ill. ... more

Timothy Wooten

Timothy Wooten, 43, of Grand Rapids, Michigan, passed away peacefully in the early morning hours of July 29, 2020 surrounded by love from his family, his sons, Devin, Drake and Payton Wooten of Grand Rapids, Michigan and Chicago; his sisters, Lisa Kurtzman of Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, and Mary (Craig) Ritchie of Ashton; his cousins, who were like his brothers, Nate (Lori) and Adam Wooten of Rochelle; and his mother and step-father, Vickie and Joe Nelson of Ashton. ... more

Barry Tilton

Barry Lee Tilton, 65, of Rochelle, passed away on Aug. 2, 2020.... more

Gilbert DeWitt

Gilbert G. DeWitt, 97, died Thursday, July 30, 2020 at his home near Chana. He was born Nov. 9, 1922 near Mill Creek, the son of James and Murray (Miller) DeWitt. ... more

Charlaine Maris

Charlaine Lynette Maris, 67, of Fishers, Indiana, passed away at 6:35 a.m. Saturday July 25, 2020 at The Bridgewater Healthcare Center in Carmel, Indiana. ... more

Donald Higgs

Donald P. Higgs, 86, resident of Oakcrest Nursing Home since October of 2017, a long-time resident of Rochelle since 1968, died at 2:40 p.m. on Saturday, July 25, 2020 at Oakcrest Nursing Home in DeKalb from prostate cancer.... more

Ramona McCaslin

Ramona “Moni” Rose Bogue McCaslin, long time Texas and Illinois resident, died July 22, 2020 in Dallas at 93. ... more

 

Rosemary Simpson

Rosemary “Rosie” Simpson, 64, of Rochelle, formerly of Mendota, left this world on July 25, 2020 at JourneyCare Hospice Center in Barrington where she had been a patient for several days and family said their goodbyes in her final struggle with COPD.... more