Lola Brantner

Lola Brantner

Lola Jeanne Brantner, 95, of Dixon, IL, formerly of Polo, IL, passed away June 3, 2024, at Heritage Square.

Lola Jeanne was born on November 16, 1928, in Polo, IL, the daughter of Ralph C. Keckler and Viola (Adams) Keckler. On December 14,1947, in rural Polo, IL she was united in marriage to Willis “Bill” Brantner. She worked for Daws Pharmacy in Polo for over 20 years before retiring.

Lola Jeanne treasured her children and grandchildren as they came first in her life, she had a golden heart and caring spirit. She and her husband Bill had a loving and full marriage. Lola Jeanne enjoyed playing golf in her retirement years, gardening and attending her grandchildren’s events. She was a member of the Faith United Methodist Church in Polo, Polo Womens Garden Club and the PEO Chapter DW.

Survivors include sons, Jerry (Nancy) Brantner of Sycamore, IL, Rick (Lee Ann) Brantner of Dixon, IL, Jim (Sue Mullens) Brantner of Polo, IL, grandchildren, Chad (Kylene) Brantner, Dr. Betsy Brantner, Andy (Amanda) Brantner, Tim (Audrey) Brantner, Josh (Kristina) Brantner, Ben (Hailee) Brantner; 13 Great-Grandchildren. She was preceded in death by husband Bill; sister Dorothy Scholl; brother-in-law Russell Scholl.

A visitation will be held on Tuesday, June 11, 2024, at Faith United Methodist Church in Polo from 9:30 to 11:00 AM. The funeral will begin at 11:00 AM with graveside services to follow at Fairmount Cemetery in Polo.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established at Polo Food Pantry, Faith United Methodist Church and Heritage Square.

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