Arlene M. Blum

Arlene M. Blum, 96, of Polo, passed away Friday, Dec. 23, 2016, at Polo Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center.  Arlene was born Oct. 21, 1920, in Dixon, the daughter of Fred and Louise (Stanley) Odenthal.  On October 19, 1940 in Dixon, she was united in marriage to Byron Blum.  She and Byron were married for 63 years when Byron passed on January 25, 2004. Arlene graduated from Amboy High School...
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John L. Siddens

John L. Siddens, 75, of Polo, passed away Friday, Dec. 23, 2016 at Polo Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center.   John was born July 24, 1941 in Equality, IL, the son of Charles and Freida (Moore) Siddens. On February 16, 1963 in Polo he was united in marriage to Margaret Wiederhold. John was a veteran of the United States Navy.  He worked as Plant Manager for over 36 years with Daubert Coated...
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Ames J. Schryver

Ames J. Schryver, 85, of Polo, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016, at Polo Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center.   Ames was born April 25, 1931 in Milledgeville, the son of John L. and Marie (Winkey) Schryver.  On June 3, 1961 in Lanark he was united in marriage to June Stone (she preceded him on August 12, 2010).   Ames worked at the City of Polo, Sanitation and Street Dept., for over 20...
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Dorothy M. Broege

Dorothy M. Broege, 75, of Polo, passed away Saturday, Dec. 17, 2016 at home with family by her side.  Dorothy was born Oct. 12, 1941 in Freeport, the daughter of Elmer and Della (Bingham) Hybarger.  She loved her family and dog Holly dearly.  Dorothy enjoyed running errands with her grandson Aaron Coffman, collecting owls, teddy bears and any knickknack she could get her hands on. Survivors...
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Joan M. Villa

Joan M. Villa, 80, of Polo, passed away Dec. 16, 2016, at St. Anthony’s Medical Center, Rockford.  Joan was born May 21, 1936, in Spring Valley, IL, the daughter of Linto and Dina (Bonuchi) Guerrerie.  In the summer of 1953 in Rock Falls at St. Andrew Catholic Church she was united in marriage to Thomas Villa.  Joan and her family are members of St. Andrew Catholic Church.  She graduated...
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