Obituaries

Lisa R. (Ring) Merritt

CHANA – Lisa R. (Ring) Merritt of Chana passed away peacefully in her home on Aug. 8, 2019. Lisa was born in Oregon, on April 3, 1963 the daughter of Clifford and Elizabeth (Head) Ring.... more

 

William C. Meiter

BYRON – William C. Meiter, age 82, passed away at his home on Aug. 9, 2019. He was born on Aug. 17, 1936 in Chicago, Illinois the son of William and Harriet (Bertram) Meiter.... more

Rosalyn “Rosie” Fager

FORRESTON – Rosalyn “Rosie” Fager, 93, of Forreston, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019 at Generations at Neighbors in Byron. She was born August 19, 1925 in Red Oak, the daughter of Charles and Ann (La Buddie) Hirsbrunner. ... more

Philip Victor Cory

STILLMAN VALLEY – Philip Victor Cory, age 87, died on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019. He was a longtime Stillman Valley area resident. He was born Jan. 29, 1932 in Chicago the son of Victor Edwin and Bernice (Tucker) Cory. ... more

Clarissa Sue Smith

OREGON – Clarissa Sue Smith, 75, lost her long battle with lung cancer on Aug. 1, 2019. She was born Clarissa Sue Toms on Nov. 21, 1943 to Leon and Louise Pauline (Polly) Toms in Oregon. She was a 1961 graduate of Oregon High School. She married Robert J. Smith on July 7, 1977. He preceded her in death in 1999.... more