Norma R. Stuff

Norma R. Stuff, 99, of Polo, passed away Friday, July 12, 2019, at Polo Rehabilitation and Health Care. Norma was born January 21, 1920, in Polo, the daughter of George and Sadie (Zumdahl) Hammer. On March 11, 1946 in Polo she was united in marriage to Max Stuff (he preceded her in August 1977). Norma was a hairstylist for many years along with a loving and dedicated farmers wife. She enjoyed...
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Genevieve “Picky” L. Horton

Genevieve “Picky” L. Horton, 79 of Polo, passed away Saturday June 15, 2019 at KSB Hospital in Dixon. Picky was born August 31, 1939, in Polo, the daughter of Jack and Ruth (Horton) Ludwick. On July 15, 1959 in Oregon, she was united in marriage to Harlem Horton. Picky worked for Central Stamping in Polo for many years until their closing.  She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary VFW in Polo,...
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David A. Blough

David A. Blough, 58, of Polo, passed away Thursday, April 25, 2019, at MercyHealth Hospital in Rockford with family and friends by his side. David was born March 26, 1961, in Oregon, IL the son of Dale and Aida (Dermenjian) Blough.  A lifelong resident of Polo, David graduated from General Motors Institute with an engineering degree before changing careers to become an Illinois State Trooper....
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Pauline A. Weller

Pauline A. Weller, 89, of Mt. Morris, passed away Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at Pinecrest Terrace, Mt. Morris. Pauline was born July 19, 1929, in Oregon, the daughter of Emmo and Jessie (Clausen) Oltmanns. She married her first husband Faustin Weller, after his passing in October of 1969, she married her second husband Charles Weller in July of 1972.  Pauline worked in the payroll department at...
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Arlene M. Jecklin

Arlene M. Jecklin, 96, of Polo, passed away Monday, April 22, 2019, at Polo Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center. Arlene was born Oct. 24,1922, in Sterling, the daughter of Arthur and Tena (Camps) Giffrow.  She married Jacob Jecklin on March 6, 1943 in Polo, he preceded her on January 15, 1977. She was a homemaker and a member of St. Marks Lutheran Church in Polo.  Arlene loved spending time...
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Willie Dean Eckles

W. Dean Eckles, 88 of Mt. Morris, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, April 14, 2019, with his family by his side. Dean was born November 26, 1930, in Bowling Green, KY, the son of Dewey and Lena (Ford) Eckles.  On July 16, 1956 in Morrison he was united in marriage to Joyce Swift.  They were married for 63 years and had three sons Jimmy Dean, Guy Patrick and Lonnie Elwin. Dean served in the...
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