Delores Massey
Delores Marie (Wiemken) Massey, age 82, of Oregon, IL, passed away on August 25th at Mercy Health in Rockford after a very brief illness. Born September 13, 1938 in Hopkins Township to Clara (Schwitters) and Carl Wiemken, Delores grew up on a farm and graduated from Polo High School. She raised four children while working at the Ogle County ASCS ...
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Lenora B. Bakener
Lenora B. Bakener, 99, of Mt. Morris, formerly of Polo died Wednesday, August 18, 2021 at Pinecrest Manor in Mt. Morris. Lenora was born December 3, 1921, in her parents’ farm home northeast of Morrison, the daughter of Olive Cassell Cassens and Ernst H. Cassens. She was educated in the Whiteside County Schools. She attended and graduated from The James ...
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Betty J. Bleistein
Betty Bleistein, 76, slipped away from our arms into the loving arms of Jesus on August 12, 2021. She was born on November 20, 1944, in Chicago IL to Russell Haak and Zola Bailey Haak. When she was just a toddler her family moved back to the family farm after her father finished his duty in the Army. She grew ...
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C. Clinton Elmore
C. Clinton Elmore, 70, of Milledgeville, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2021, at Genesis East in Davenport. He was born Feb. 17, 1951, in Denison, Iowa, the son of Murray B. and Edith M. Elmore. On Sept. 16, 1995, in Polo, he married Rosemary “Rosie” Van Drew. Clint graduated from Davenport West High School in 1969. He attended Palmer Jr ...
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