Lola M. Buntjer

Lola M. Buntjer, 87, of Polo, passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2020, at KSB Hospital in Dixon. Lola was born Feb. 8,1932, in Polo, the daughter of Ernest and Ethel (Fry) Warnken Sr.  She worked for Central Quality in Polo for many years.  Lola enjoyed a good auction, gardening in the summer, fishing or sitting with a good book.  Spending time with family and friends was what she looked forward to...
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Paul H. Naffziger

Paul H. Naffziger, 94, of Oregon, passed away Saturday, Feb. 01, 2020, at KSB Hospital in Dixon. Paul was born Dec. 11, 1925, in Dixon, the son of Arthur and Nora (Gottel) Naffziger.  He was a veteran of the United States Navy.  After the service, Paul went on to work for Raynor Manufacturing as both a Buyer and Plant Superintendent for over 40 years. He was a member of the Mt. Morris Boat Club...
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Elizabeth “Betty” J. Pope

Elizabeth “Betty” J. Pope, 96, of Polo, passed away Sunday, January 19, 2020, at Polo Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center. Betty was born June 8, 1923 in Harmon, the daughter of Joe and Mary (MeKeel) Blackburn. On June 16, 1941 in Dixon she was united in marriage to Max L. Pope. Together they farmed in the area for many years. Betty was a member of the SO-SO Club and an active member of St....
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Doreen Hewes

Doreen “Lisa” E. Hewes, 73, of Polo, passed away Wednesday, January 8, 2020, at KSB Hospital in Dixon. Lisa was born September 27, 1946, in Freeport, the daughter of Fred and Mary (Robinson) Smith. On Dec. 27, 1969 in Polo, she was united in marriage to Richard Hewes. She and Richard had just celebrated 50 years of marriage. Lisa enjoyed traveling, quilting and gardening. Sitting with a good...
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William J. Wagner

William J. Wagner, 83 passed away December 22, 2019 after a brief battle with brain cancer. Bill was born September 7th, 1936 in Polo (Buffalo Grove), IL son of George and Urith (Bunnell) Wagner. Bill married Nancy Yount and together they had 4 children. He was fortunate to have a 2nd wife Rowena (Mickey) Hoffman. He served as a jeep driver in Germany during his ~2 years of Army service. Bill...
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James Kavanaugh

James “Jim” J. Kavanaugh, 89, of Polo, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019, at Polo Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center. Jim was born Jan. 6, 1930, in Chicago, the son of Patrick E. and Loretto (Scanlan) Kavanaugh. On May 28, 1949 in Highland Park, MI, he was united in marriage to Ms. Joyce Geisert. Jim was very active in the Polo Community. He served on the Polo Park Board, Civil Defense...
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