Urla B. Kline, age 86, died Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at the Citadel of Sterling.
Urla was born on March 23, 1932 in Freeport the daughter of James L. and Bertha (Sensenbaugh) Moore. She married Edward Kline Sr. on November 3, 1979 in Sterling. He died September 7, 2004. Urla was employed as a Dietician with the Dixon State School for 14 years retiring in 1973.
Survivors include 6 daughters, Caroline (Larry Williams) Hoefke of Sterling, Elizabeth Kline of Sterling, Brenda Swoop of Rochelle, Martha (Larry) Lacoursa of Dixon, Karen Willstad of Rochelle and Connie Willstad of Franklin Grove; 3 sons, Edward (Sherry) Kline Jr. of Rock Falls, Everett Willstad of Rockford and Wally Willstad of Rochelle; 24 grandchildren; 25 great grandchildren; 6 great great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; 1 brother, Romane Moore; 1 son, Jimmy Willstad; 1 daughter, Linda Willstad; 1 son-in-law, David Hoefke; 1 great granddaughter, Becky Hobbs.
Visitation is from 10:00 – 10:45 AM Friday, March 15, 2019 at the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls. Graveside services will follow at Oak Knoll Memorial Park, Sterling with Reverend Jeremy McLaughlin of the First Church of the Nazarene, Sterling officiating.
In lieu of flowers a memorial has been established.