Micheal “Burner” E. Grant

Micheal “Burner” E. Grant, 67, of Jarrell, TX, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016, at his home.  He was born Jan. 17, 1949, in Dixon, IL, the son of Harold Junior and Beatrice (Rinard) Grant.  Burner graduated from Lanark High School in 1967.  He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Lanark and worked for Jerry Grove in Cement Construction since the age of 16 until moving to...
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Marcia L. Struck

Marcia L. Struck, 68, of Polo, passed away at 12:30 PM Monday (October 24, 2016) at O.S.F. St. Anthony’ Medical Center in Rockford. She retired from Charley’s True Value in Polo. Private funeral services were held Thursday at the Polo Family Funeral Home in Polo with Rev. Karen Hundrieser officiating.  Interment was in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens in Dixon. She was born June 23, 1948 in Dixon to...
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Avis Hays

Avis Hays, 93, passed away October 15, 2016. Avis Marie Trump Hays was born December 9, 1922, on her family farm on Judson Road, Pinecreek Township, Polo, IL, the fifth child of Andrew Jerome and Almira Kriebel Trump. She attended Loughridge country school, graduated from Polo High School in 1940, attended Cornell University in Iowa, and returned home to marry Herbert C. Hays on March 14, 1942....
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Kandee Kerwin

Kandee Kerwin, age 42 passed away at her home in Polo, IL on Sunday Sept. 25. She was a loving and caring mother. Her greatest joy was helping other people’s health with her company New View Massage & Bodywork in Polo, IL. She is survived by her four children:  Christopher (Chewey), Autumn, Deacon, and Kannon.  Her Parents Edward Boyd of Sandwich, IL and Sharon Sutherland Armstrong of...
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Robert D. Cunningham

Robert  “Bob” D. Cunningham, 87, of Mt. Morris, passed away Monday, Oct. 3, 2016, at Swedish American Hospital, Rockford.  Bob was born Oct. 22, 1928, in Polo, the son of John and Gertrude (Stoner) Cunningham Sr.  On August 30, 1947, in Dixon, he was united in marriage to Phyllis Phalen (she preceded him in December 2012).   Bob was a good steward of the land, he had a dairy farm for...
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