Thomas Ackeberg

Thomas “Tom” Ackeberg, 63, of Polo, passed away Friday, November 24th at KSB Hospital in Dixon, Illinois. Tom was born May 21st, 1954, in Morrison, the son of Robert and Hazel (Thompson) Ackeberg.  He graduated from Prophetstown High School in 1972.  He married Leslie Fisk on October 17th, 1975. Tom was a lover of Case IH and began working for Prophetstown Equipment upon graduating.  In 1988, he...
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Elizabeth “Betty” J. Deuth

Elizabeth “Betty” J. Deuth, 94, of Polo, passed away Sunday, November 12, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling with family by her side. Betty was born July 15, 1923, in Polo, the daughter of Floyd and Nellie (Walker) Cross. On February 14, 1951, in Polo, she was united in marriage to Elwin M. Deuth (he preceded her on March 11, 2002). Betty was a loving mother, grandmother and...
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Ronald Erdman

Ron Erdman, 84, of Polo, Illinois, died Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at home. Ron was born August 17, 1933 in Elkhorn, Wisconsin, the son of Gilbert Erdman and Elaine (Oleson) Erdman. He attended elementary and high school in Elkhorn, Wisconsin and graduated with a Bachelors degree in animal science from the University of Wisconsin – Madison. Ron received his Masters Degree in Education and...
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Clifton L. Bowser

Clifton L. Bowser, 79, of Polo, passed away Monday, November 6, 2017, at Dixon Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. Clifton was born November 4, 1938, in Woosung, the son of Roy and Emma (Brown) Bowser. He loved watching youth baseball, mowing lawns, bowling and fishing with his brother Herbie. Survivors include sisters Isabelle Meier of Trepealeau, WI; brothers Richard Bowser of Dixon, Donald...
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Judy S. Kitzmiller

Judy S. Kitzmiller, 65, of Forreston passed away on Thursday November 2, 2017 at the FHN Memorial Hospital, Freeport. She was previously employed by World Color. Judy was born December 20, 1951, in Dixon, the daughter of Russell and Dorothy (Lenhart) Shuman. She married John Kitzmiller June 8, 1990, he preceded her in death. Survivors include daughters, Tracy (Fred) Hilleman and Kelly (Terry)...
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