Obituaries

Shirley A. Manning

Shirley A. Manning

Shirley A. Manning, 87, of Polo, passed away Thursday, Dec. 09, 2021, at Polo Rehabilitation and Healthcare. Shirley was born Sept. 05, 1934, in Sterling, the daughter of Hector and Mabel Partridge. She married Mr. Lyle P. Manning on August 22...

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Gregg A. Downs

Gregg A. Downs

Gregg A. Downs, 69, of Polo went to be with the Lord on Monday, May 02, 2022. Gregg never wanted a formal obituary, he never felt that what he did in life was formal he just lived the best life he could. He always hoped his good far out weighted...

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Willard “Bill”  G. Meyer

Willard “Bill” G. Meyer

Willard “Bill” G. Meyer, 87, of Polo, passed away Thursday, April 21,2022, at KSB Hospital in Dixon. Bill was born March 26, 1935, in Dakota, Illinois, the son of Harper and Gladys Meyer. On April 19, 1958, in Polo, he married Ms. Evelyn Shrader...

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Lois K. Parks

Lois K. Parks

Lois K. Parks, 83, of Polo, passed away Wednesday, April 13,2022, with family by her side at Liberty Court Senior Living in Dixon. Lois was born on May 10, 1938, in Dixon, the daughter of Paul and Doris Graehling. She married the love of her life...

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Eleanor E. Albright

Eleanor E. Albright

Eleanor E. Albright, 99, of Polo, passed away Wednesday, April 13, 2022, at the Polo Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center. Eleanor was born on March 24, 1923, in Milledgeville, the daughter of Harold and Eleanor Colliflower. On August 7, 1942...

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Lila Mae Feary

Lila Mae Feary

Lila Mae Feary,90, of Polo, left this earth on March 31, 2022, to begin her new job polishing the stars. Lila was born November 13, 1931, in Scales Mound, IL, the daughter of George and Eva Stine. On June 29, 1952, in Stockton, IL , she was...

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Adaline M. Beck

Adaline M. Beck

Heaven gained a beautiful angel as Adaline M. Beck, 102, of Polo, passed away Tuesday, March 29, 2022, at Serenity Hospice and Home. She lived a long and wonderful life but it was her time to be reunited with the love of her life Dale and infant...

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Marceline Carol Gilroy

Marceline Carol Gilroy

Marceline (Marcy) Carol Gilroy, 93, died on March 5 at Sunrise Assisted Living of Cary, NC. She was born and raised in or around the Polo area for the first 89 years of her life. Her interest in Polo history motivated her to save much Polo...

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Adam James Murray

Adam James Murray

Adam James Murray, 33, of Mount Morris, passed away in his home on March 1st, 2022. He was born on May 7th, 1988 in Beloit, Wisconsin to Diane Flood. He graduated from Polo High School in 2006. Adam’s smile and laugh was contagious, he gave the...

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Charles Allen Craig

Charles Allen Craig

Charles Allen Craig, 66 died peacefully on March 2, 2022 at KSB Hospital. He was born on December 23, 1955 at the same hospital, the son of Donald and Rosemary Craig. Charlie was a graduate of Polo High School and spent his childhood working with...

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Joanne M. Baumann

Joanne M. Baumann

Joanne M. Baumann (92) passed away March 2, 2022. Joanne was born November 26, 1929 in Rockford, Illinois, the daughter of Ted and Edna (Runyan) Stemple. She graduated from East Aurora High School in 1947. On January 21, 1950 she was united in...

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Larry W. Roberts

Larry W. Roberts

Larry W. Roberts, 72, of Polo, passed away Wednesday, February 23, 2022, at his home. Larry was born June 1, 1949, in Dixon IL. He was the son of George and Virginia Roberts. Larry married his high school sweetheart Joy Scott on February 12...

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