Obituaries

Marceline Gilroy

Marceline 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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Joanne Baumann

Joanne 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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Charlie Craig

Charlie Craig

Charlie 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 his...

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Adam Murray

Adam 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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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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David G. Schwingel

David G. Schwingel

David G. Schwingel, 61, of Polo, passed away Wednesday, February 16, 2022 in Dixon, IL Honoring David’s wishes cremation rites have been accorded. Condolences may be sent to pffh.condolences@gmail.com.

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Dallas R. Greenwalt

Dallas R. Greenwalt

Dallas R. Greenwalt, 59, of Dixon, passed away Saturday, Feb. 12, 2022, at his home surrounded by family. Dallas was born Nov. 30, 1962, in Sterling, IL. He was the son of Lendell and Bonnie Greenwalt. On July 5, 2013, in Dixon, IL, Dallas...

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Judy Miller

Judy Miller

Judy M. Miller, 80, of Polo, passed away Thursday, Feb. 3, 2022, at Pinecrest Manor in Mt. Morris. Judy was born, April 29, 1941, in Freeport, the daughter Leslie and Jeanette Kitzmiller. On Nov. 18, 1978, she married Mr. Earl E. Miller. She...

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William Smith

William Smith

William “Bill” E. Smith, 74, of Polo, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2022, at KSB Hospital in Dixon. Bill was born, Dec. 19, 1947, in Dixon, the son of Louis and Ruth Smith. On Sept. 18, 1965, in Polo, he married Ms. Marjorie Kness. He worked and...

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William Pruitt Jr.

William Pruitt Jr.

William “Billy” J. Pruitt Jr., 52, of Rock Falls, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2022, at Rock Falls Rehabilitation Center. Billy was born, Sept. 9, 1969, in Belvidere, the son of William and Judie Pruitt. He enjoyed playing the guitar and before...

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Thomas Gaul

Thomas Gaul

Thomas “Tom” A. Gaul, 70, of Polo, passed away Thursday, Jan. 27, 2022, at KSB Hospital in Dixon. Tom was born on Nov. 4, 1951, in Dixon, the son of Kenneth and Dorothy Gaul. On August 10, 1973 in Polo, he was united in marriage to Linda Cassens...

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Brad R. Bartnick

Brad R. Bartnick

Polo – Brad R. Bartnick, 61, of Polo, passed away January 10, 2022, at his home in Polo. Brad was born April 4, 1960, in Chicago, the son of Richard and Joan (Klinger) Bartnick. In Oregon on February 24, 1994 , he was united in marriage to...

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