Obituaries

A. Lucille Woodin

A. Lucille Woodin

Polo—Alma Lucille Woodin, 89, longtime resident of Polo, died Wednesday October 20, 2021 in Monroe Clinic Hospital in Monroe, WI. She was born April 5, 1932 in Sterling, IL, the daughter of Clifford Sr. and Helen (Leisner) Garriott. On February...

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Lois Garman

Lois Garman

Lois Garman, 86, Polo, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on October 6, 2021, in Dixon. Lois was born on September 16, 1935 in Cedarville, the daughter of Glen and Gladys (Chapin) Gift. She was united in marriage to Vic Garman on...

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Dennis W. Olsen

Dennis W. Olsen

Dennis W. Olsen, 73, of Polo, passed away Friday, October 1, 2021, at Serenity Hospice and Home in Oregon. Dennis was born August 4, 1948, in Dixon, the son of Axel and Maxine (Yeakel) Olsen. He was a veteran of the US Navy and retired from Byron...

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Steven A. Buskohl

Steven A. Buskohl

Steven A. Buskohl, 63, of Polo, passed away Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021, at Freeport Hospital. Steve was born Oct. 19, 1957, in Dixon, the son of Robert and Veva (Hubbard) Buskohl. He married Donita Blanchard on August 31, 2018, in Oregon. Steve...

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John David Zeller

John David Zeller

John David Zeller, 74, of Dixon, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021, at Serenity Hospice and Home in Oregon. John was born March 6, 1947, in Sycamore, the son of John Drexel and Shirley Jo Zeller. He retired from the Iron Worker...

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Ronald R. Kalas

Ronald R. Kalas

Ronald R. Kalas, 82, of San Benito, TX, passed away Monday, Sept. 6, 2021, at St. Anthonys Medical Center in Rockford. Ronald was born Nov. 14, 1938, in Ortonville, Minnesota , the son of Raymond and Irene Kalas.  On July 29, 1961, in Polo, he...

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Delores Massey

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...

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Lenora B. Bakener

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...

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Betty J. Bleistein

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...

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C. Clinton Elmore

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...

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Bernice Eileen Horton

Bernice Eileen Horton

Bernice Eileen Horton, 91, of Polo, died Sunday July 25, 2021 in Heritage Square in Dixon, IL. She was born April 29, 1930 in Milledgeville, IL, the daughter of Raymond and Lillian (Goble) Deets. Bernice married William Horton on November 28...

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Eric Thomas Bornemeier

Eric Thomas Bornemeier

Eric T. Bornemeier, 39, of Monroe, WI, formerly of Polo, died Wednesday July 21, 2021 at his home. He was born February 13, 1982 in Sterling, IL the son of Ernest Bornemeier and Nancy Haan. Eric was a graduate of Polo High School and most...

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