Richard A. Halfman

Richard A. Halfman, 72, of Forreston, passed away December 14, 2017, in Polo.  Richard was born July 3, 1945, in Savanna, the son of Ruth E. (Goldring) Halfman. He was a truck driver-business agent for the Teamsters Local 722 until retirement.  Richard enjoyed camping, fishing and riding his motorcycle back in the day.  He also enjoyed spending time with his family. Survivors includes sons...
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Sarah Rose Johnson

With great sadness the family of Sarah Rose Johnson (Smiley) announce her passing along with her son Oliver Daniel Michael Johnson. Sarah Johnson, 26, of Polo Illinois died pregnant with her baby boy in a tragic car accident on December 11, 2017 only a few miles from her home. Surviving the accident is husband, Daryl Allan Johnson age 27, and daughter, Kylia Olivia Ann Johnson age 4. Daryl and...
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Jeromy D. Marth

Jeromy D. Marth, 38, of Polo, passed away Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center in Rockford with family by his side. Jeromy was born August 10, 1979, in Dixon, the son of Daniel Marth and Pamela (Grobe) Mohr.  He was very active in sports all through school.  After high school he enjoyed fishing and camping with family and friends. Survivors include his mother Pam (Steve)...
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Betty J. Bailey

Betty J. Bailey, 80, of Polo, passed away Thursday, December 7, 2017, at her home in Dixon. Betty was born, April 2, 1937, in Maryland Station, IL, the daughter of William P. and Eldridge (McInturff) Peterson. On January 18, 1955, in Leaf River, she was united in marriage to Marvin J. Bailey (he preceded her in August of 2008). Betty worked as a school bus driver for over 30 years with the Polo...
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