Obituaries

Julia, age 66, born to Gordon and Carol Heid (Rountree) in Dekalb, IL, passed away peacefully in her sleep at her home in Oregon, IL where she lived the last few years of her life with her eldest son Nick, daughter-in-law Joy, and granddaughter Eden.

Joyce L. Jones, 63, lifetime Oregon resident passed away suddenly at KSB Hospital of Dixon, IL, on Thursday, July 11, 2024. 

In sweet remembrance we celebrate the life of Jason (Jake) Dietrich age 94, who passed peacefully Thursday, July 11, 2024 at Generations at Neighbors in Byron, IL.

Alex R. Davis, 33, died suddenly on Wednesday, July 10, 2024, at OSF St. Anthony’s Medical Center of Rockford, IL. 

Robert “Bob” F. Carsella, age 71, passed away at home on July 16, 2024.

Steven C. Bonte, age 75, went to be with the lord on Monday, July 8, 2024, surrounded by his loving family, at his home in Oregon, IL.

Shirley Ann Sutton, 73, of Byron, passed away peacefully on June 27, 2024, at Generations, surrounded by her family.

JoAnne H Smith age 80 of Dixon, formerly of Oregon, died Sunday July 7, 2024 at her home.

Kenneth E. Jackson, age 67, died Sunday, July 7, 2024 at his home surrounded by his loving family. 

Ruby A. Collman age 97 of German Valley, IL passed away on Saturday, July 6, 2024, in Freeport, IL.

Our Beloved “Papa” Tom (H.B.) Elliott, 65, of Oregon passed away from a short illness on June 30, 2024 with family and friends by his side.  He was an avid hunter (his home is full of many prized mounted trophies).

Jeannie to all who knew her, passed away May 21, 2024 with family at her side. Jeannie was born November 23, 1934 to Anson and Mary “Viola” (Knapp) Rucker.

Walter H. Prorok, age 84, passed away at Meadow of Franklin Grove on Thursday, June 27, 2024. He was born in Chicago the son of the late Walter and Catherine Prorok.

Kristen Leigh Cook, 50, of Byron, climbed the stairway to heaven at UW Medical on Monday, June 24, 2024, surrounded by her family.

Justin Lee Martinez, age 25, a beloved grandson, treasured son, caring brother, cherished nephew, dedicated cousin, proud uncle, and loyal friend from Byron, IL, sadly left our world on June 29th, 2024, after a life marked by dedication and immense love for his family and all those whose lives he touched.

Douglas Louis Wean entered eternal life on Thursday, June 20th in Oregon, IL

Harry A. Travis, age 98, of Oregon, Illinois, went to his heavenly home on Wednesday, June 19, 2024.

Susan Ruth Steffa, a lifelong resident of Mount Morris, IL passed away unexpectedly on June 23, 2024 at the age of 62 at Javon Bea hospital in Rockford, IL. 

Ginger L. Mumford age 77 of Polo passed away on Monday June 24, 2024 at Polo Rehab and Health Care in Polo, IL.

Robert “Bob” J. Burke was born on November 24th, 1950, in Dixon, IL the son of Roger & Dorothy “Darlene” (Boyden) Burke.  He passed away, at the age of 73, quietly in his home on Friday, June 21, 2024, after a long, courageous battle with cancer.

Verlen L. Morphey, Sr, age 79, died Monday, June 17, 2024 at his home near Davis Junction.

Lillian O. McNames, 98, of Byron, IL, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Saturday, June 15th, 2024, at Allure of Pinecrest, Mt. Morris, IL.

Charlotte J. Carlson-Gentz, age 104, died Thursday, June 13, 2024 at Wesley Willows Health Care Center in Rockford. 

Judith Kay Ackerman, age 82, passed away on Sunday, June 16, 2024 at Generations at Neighbors Nursing Home in Byron.

Joretta K. Wolf, 83, from Milledgeville, passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, June 7, 2024, to reunite with God, her husband-the love of her life for 64 years who passed just 60 days prior, and other loved ones who had gone before her to heaven.

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