Donald A. Vaughan

Donald A. Vaughan, age 55, of Dixon, passed away Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at Polo Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center.  Donald was born October 12, 1961 in Dixon the son of Donald L. and Susanna (Hanson) Vaughan.  He worked for WLLT Radio as an on air announcer. He is preceded in death by his both of his parents. A memorial service will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 3, 2017, at Faith Discovery...
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Robert “Bob” A. Karrow

Robert “Bob” A. Karrow, 80, of Polo, passed away Thursday, February 9, 2017, at Pinecrest Manor in Mt. Morris. Bob was born July 19, 1936, in Sterling the son of Clarence and Helen (Helms) Karrow.  On June 18,1957 in Milledgeville he was united in marriage to Sharon L. Rassmussen (she preceded him in 2004).  He was a veteran of the Army National Guard serving for 16 years.  Bob owned and...
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Marian I. Ditzler

Polo – Marian I. Ditzler, 97, of Polo, passed away Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at Polo Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center.  She was born March 12, 1919, in Polo, the daughter of Floyd and Nellie (Walker) Cross.  Marian was united in marriage to Russel Cheeseman in February of 1938 till his passing in December of 1951.  She later met and married Harold Ditzler in November of 1954 till his...
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Robert Lee Donegan

Robert Lee Donegan passed away on February 7, 2017 in Largo, Florida.  He was 77.  Robert, originally from Milledgeville, Illinois was the son of Lee and Lois Donegan.  He attended Milledgeville High School and graduated in 1957.  He married his high school sweetheart, Georgeanne, in 1959. He attended Bradley University in Peoria, IL and was in involved in ROTC., he would return to further his...
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George “Maynard” Hammer

George Maynard Hammer, 93, of Polo, passed away Sunday, February 5, 2017, at Pinecrest Manor Nursing Home, Mt. Morris with family by his side.   Maynard was born January 15, 1924, in Lincoln Township,  Ogle County, the son of George M. and Sarah May “Sadie” (Zumdahl) Hammer.  On March 28, 1948, he married Vernabell Quest until her passing in August of 1982.  Maynard then met and later married...
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