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Tim R. Grossnickle

Tim R. Grossnickle

Timothy R. Grossnickle, 62, of Polo, passed away Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019 at KSB Hospital in Dixon Tim was born Feb. 8, 1957, in Dixon, the son of Melvin and Edna (Dusing) Grossnickle. He graduated from Polo High School and went on to drive truck...

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Jack Clark, Jr.

Jack Clark, Jr.

Polo – Jack Clark Jr, 87, of Polo, passed away Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, at his home. Jack was born May 15, 1931, in Micawber, OK, the son of Jack and Abby (Dyer) Clark.  On October 5, 1957 in Dubuque, IA, he was united in marriage to Arlys J...

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Zondra F. Baley

Zondra F. Baley

Zondra Faye (Klaas) Baley 1935-2019. Zondra Baley born March 28, 1935 to Elmer and Aleatha (Diestelmeier) Klaas in Freeport, IL, passed away the evening of Saturday, February 16, 2019 at Pinecrest Manor Terrace with her family at her side. Zondra...

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Marc E. Miller

Marc E. Miller

Marc Miller of Polo passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at Loyola Hospital after a brief battle with cancer. He was 48 years old. Marc was born May 21st, 1970, the son of Wendell Miller and Jan (Mckeel) Miller. He is survived by a son...

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Shellie Jo Shank

Shellie Jo Shank

Shellie Jo Shank, of Freeport (formerly of Polo), passed away Tuesday, January 22, 2019, at Javon Bea Hospital in Rockford. Shellie was born June 15, 1963, in Dixon, the daughter of Melvin “Doc” and Lavon (Maxwell) Shank.  She worked as a CNA for...

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Everett K. Brown

Everett K. Brown

On January 15, 2019, Everett K. Brown, loving husband and father, passed away at age 77. As he lived his entire life, he was surrounded by family and dear friends. He knew all the way to the end that he was deeply loved. Everett was born July 17...

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Melissa L. Koenck

Melissa L. Koenck

Melissa L. Koenck, 44, of Byron, passed away on January 7th, 2019 in Byron, IL. Melissa was born in Rockford, to Paul and Terri Koenck (nee Floy) on February 12th, 1974.  She is a graduate of Polo Community High School in Polo.  She worked as a...

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Keith E. Fredricks

Keith E. Fredricks

Keith E. Fredricks, 81, of Polo, passed away at his home on Sept. 9, 2018.  Keith was born October 8, 1936 in Polo the son of George and Kathryn (Ernst)  Fredricks.  On May 23, 1971 he was united in marriage to Ms. Alana Campbell (she preceded...

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Marion “Gene” E. Hazlip

Marion “Gene” E. Hazlip

Marion “Gene” E. Hazlip, 79, of Oregon (formerly of Polo), passed away Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018, at his home. Gene was born July 28, 1939, in Jefferson Township, IL the son of Walter and Cleona (Boatwright) Hazlip. On Oct. 28, 1967 in Haldane, IL...

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Jerry E. Cross

Jerry E. Cross

Jerry E. Cross, 74, of Polo, passed away Wednesday, Nov 14, 2018, at CGH Medical Center.  He was born January 22, 1944, in Eldora, Iowa, the son of Eugene A. Cross and Alice M. (Alexander) Stressman. On June 10, 1967, in Rockford, he was united...

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Kenneth E. Linton

Kenneth E. Linton

Kenneth E. Linton, 90, of Polo, passed away early morning Friday at the Polo Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center. Kenneth was born on October 7, 1928, in Mt. Carroll the son of George and Helen (Peters) Linton.  He married Darlene Hoak on...

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Charles W. Kness, Jr.

Charles W. Kness, Jr.

Charles “Chuck” W. Kness Jr., 61, a life long resident of Polo, passed away Wednesday, October 31st, 2018, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. Chuck was born December 25th, 1956 in Freeport, the son of Charles and Marjorie (Bryson) Kness.  He was...

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