Evonne J. Welsh

Evonne Janet (LaRoche) Welsh was born on April 1, 1935, in Quinn, South Dakota to Ben and Irma LaRoche.  She was raised in Wall, South Dakota, where she met and eventually married G. Arthur Welsh.  They were the parents of 8 children. Evonne’s Christian Faith, Lakota Sioux Heritage, and the Love of her family gave her comfort and strength throughout her lifetime. Evonne enjoyed music, as...
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George Edward (Ed) Isley

George Edward (Ed) Isley of Ventura, California passed away on Sunday, August 12 at St. John’s Regional Medical Center in Oxnard, California. Ed was born in Dixon, Illinois on August 6, 1938 to the late Orville Glenn and the late Beulah Mae (Scherer) Isley.  Ed graduated from the Polo Community High School in 1956.  He attended Western Illinois University and graduated from the School of...
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Maryann Mason

Maryann’s wish was not to be a burden in her old age and she greatly succeeded by being a joy to all. Maryann came from the small town of Polo, Illinois having been born eighty-six years ago and never lost her Midwestern sense of humor and witty Irish tongue. Always a lady, she wouldn’t leave the house without impeccable clothes and presentable hair which was still the case after...
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