Obituaries

Joyce Semmler

Joyce Stacy (Heath) Semmler, 96, formerly of Rochelle and currently of Englewood, Fla. died on Monday, Sept. 18, 2017 in her sleep.... more

 

Marie Johnson

Marie E. Johnson, 93, died at home Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017 following an extended illness.... more

 

Cornelia Gehring

Cornelia C. Gehring, 83, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017 in Ann Arbor, Mich.... more

 

James Jones

James “Jim” F. Jones, 68, passed away at the Rochelle Community Hospital on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. ... more

Marjorie Reed

Marjorie Ann Reed, 80, passed away Monday, Sept. 18, 2017 in the comfort of her home in Rochelle.... more

Jean Bearrows

Jean Quentin Bearrows, 98, of Lindenwood, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Sept. 15, 2017 at Serenity Hospice House and Home in Oregon.... more

Lorraine Thompson

Lorraine F. Thompson, 95, passed away in Rochelle Rehab and Health Care Center on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017.... more

Casey Martin, Jr.

ROCHELLE — Casey Douglas Martin Jr., 24, passed away Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017 at Saint Anthony’s Hospital in Rockford.... more

Zeferino Belmonte

Zeferino Belmonte, 95, passed away peacefully Monday, Sept. 11, 2017 in his home. ... more

Marcia Forest

Marcia L. Forest, 94, of DeKalb, died Friday, Sept. 8, 2017, at DeKalb County Rehab and Nursing Center.... more

Carolyn Harris

Carolyn “Janie” Harris, 79, passed away Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017, at the Rochelle Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center. ... more

Richard Miller

Richard “Dick” C. Miller, 79, passed away Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017 in Oregon. ... more

Betty Plapp

Betty L. Plapp, 92, of Malta, passed away peacefully at Kishwaukee Hospital on Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017 surrounded by her family. ... more