Obituaries

Willoughby R. Frisbie, Jr.

MONROE CENTER – Willoughby “Bill” R. Frisbie, Jr., age 58, died suddenly on Thursday, May 14, 2020 in Hammond, Ind., due to injuries sustained in an accident. He was born Aug. 29, 1961 in Rockford the son of Willoughby R. and Virginia (Lindstrand) Frisbie, Sr. ... more

Marilyn 'Mick' Ann Deming

BYRON – Marilyn “Mick” Ann Deming (nee Pederson), age 85, of Byron, passed away peacefully on Monday, May 18, 2020. She was born Sept. 5, 1934, in Rice Lake, Wis.... more

Clarence David Baker

Clarence David Baker, age 73 of Summerdale, Ala., formerly of Mt. Morris, passed away May 13, 2020. He was born on March 26, 1947 in Dixon, to Clarence and Alice Baker.... more

Ada Katherine Merrill

Ada Katherine Merrill, 78, formerly of Forreston and Freeport, died Friday, May 15, 2020 at home. Katherine was born June 27, 1941 in Brookville, Ill., the daughter of Ben and Sarah (Potter) Wagens.... more

Marian I. Wiltfang

STILLMAN VALLEY – Marian I. Wiltfang, age 91, died Thursday, May 7, 2020 in Rockford. She was born Feb. 24, 1929 in Kings, the daughter of Arthur and Alice (Hayes) Onley. ... more

Kay E. McGill

LEAF RIVER – Kay E. McGill, age 83, of Leaf River passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, May 10, 2020. She was born in Leaf River on May 16, 1936 the daughter of Kenneth Lewis Emmanuel and Jessie Viola (Nichols) Kretsinger.... more

Christopher Leslie Hillers

STILLMAN VALLEY – Christopher Leslie Hillers, age 92, passed away at home on May 8, 2020. He was born in Stillman Valley on Dec. 1, 1927 the son of Behrens and Annie (Ennenga) Hillers.... more

Dale E. Ermey, Nellie M. Ermey

Dale E. Ermey, age 82, of Juda, Wis., died unexpectedly on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at his home. Dale was born on Feb. 18, 1938, in Adeline, the son of the late George E. and Louise L. (Frickson) Ermey. He attended Leaf River schools and was united in marriage to Nellie Sheely on Nov.18, 1962. He worked for the Illinois Central Railroad for 30 years before retiring.... more