Karen L. Mitchell

Karen L. Mitchell, 66, of Polo passed away Monday, November 25, 2019, in Oregon, IL, at Serenity Hospice and Home after a brief battle with cancer. She was born on January 7, 1953, to the late Harry C. Smith and Frances M. Morsch Smith. She graduated from Newton Falls High School in Newton Falls, OH, in 1971. She worked as a CNA for Moffett Cancer Institute in Tampa, FL, and retired from Fresh...
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Ronald Greenawalt

Ronald “Ron” E. Greenawalt, 83, of Polo, passed away Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, at KSB Hospital in Dixon. Ron was born May 5, 1936, in Carroll County, the son of Percy and Evelyn (Pontnak) Greenawalt. On January 10, 1959 in Polo, he was united in marriage to his loving wife Joyce Hoffman. He in his early years farmed in the area and once married drove truck for Hoffman Trucking in Polo for over 27...
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Robert Curtis McKean

Robert Curtis McKean (Curt), 80, of Polo passed away on Monday, Nov 11, 2019. He was born on June 24, 1939 in Ogle County to Robert Curtis and Betty Jane (Smith) Sarber.  He married Bonnie Lou Hansen McKean on Oct 9, 1964. Survivors include his children Robert McKean, Michelle McKean, and Greg McKean, and family members Corinne McKean (daughter-in-law) and Shari Wakenight (ladyfriend-in-law,...
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Alan K. Almquist

Alan K. Almquist, 71, passed away Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at Polo Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center.  Alan was born June 11, 1948 in Chicago, the son of Kenneth and Viola (Heldt) Almquist. Alan will be laid to rest at Concordia Cemetery, Forest Park, IL, in a private service. Condolences may also be sent to...
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Ruby J. Isley

Ruby Jean Isley 90, of Polo passed away at Polo Rehabilitation and Health Care Center. She was born November 26, 1928, in Newton, Illinois, the daughter of O. Glenn and Beulah Scherer Isley. Ruby graduated from Polo Community High School in 1946 and entered Northern Illinois University. She worked at Kable News in Mt. Morris before entering the Women’s Army Corp in 1952. She was a veteran of the...
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