Obituaries

Barbara K. Linboom

Barbara K. Linboom, 76, of Rock Falls, died on Friday, August 31, 2018 at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. Barbara was born on August 24, 1942 in Green Castle, Mo., to Bruce and Clara (Polly) Snyder.  She married Horace Linboom and he preceded her in death in 1978.  Barbara enjoyed crocheting and was an avid…read more »

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Floyd Leroy Glick

Floyd LeRoy Glick, age 102, of Rock Falls, Illinois, passed away on September 1, 2018 of natural causes. He is sharing eternal life in Heaven, with his wife Mae L. Glick.   Floyd graduated high school in Sterling, Illinois where he lived with his family. He is preceded in death by his wife, his parents Agnes…read more »

Patricia Boyer

Patricia Boyer, age 81, died Sunday, August 26, 2018 at Rock Falls Rehabilitation & Health Center, Rock Falls.  Patricia was born on December 25, 1936 in Sterling the daughter of Fred W. and Hazel (Schwank) Miller.  She married Raymond Boyer on December 9, 1977.   He died on December 22, 2013.  Patricia was a homemaker caring…read more »

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Pamela Sue Topper

Pamela Sue Topper, 58, of Dixon, passed away on Friday, August 24, 2018, at University of Wisconsin Hospital in Madison, WI. She started her banking career in 1984 with Central National Bank of Sterling, and most recently she was working for Illinois Bank prior to her passing. Pamela was born December 1, 1959 in Dixon,…read more »

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Raymond Muntean

Raymond Muntean, age 73, of Mt. Carroll, died Sunday, August 26, 2018 at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. Raymond was born December 4, 1944 in Sterling the son of John and Edna (Eden) Muntean.  He married Diana Spencer on June 11, 1965 in Rock Falls.  Raymond was employed with the Labor Union Local 727 for…read more »

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Fredda E. Hoffman

Fredda E. Hoffman age 99 of Sterling and formerly of Dixon died Thursday Aug. 23, 2018. She was born Feb. 14, 1919 in Dixon the daughter of George and Clara (Rudolph) Walker.  She had worked at Admiral Corp., Freeman Shoe, Prince Castle and Blackhawk Photomount prior to her retirement. She was a member of the…read more »

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Loren Olin Wilson

Loren Olin Wilson, 73, of Malta, born and raised in Dixon, passed away on Wednesday, August 22, 2018, at Kishwaukee Hospital in DeKalb. He worked for ComEd from October 16, 1967 – April 16, 2004, retiring as an area operator. Loren was born February 2, 1945, in Dixon, IL, the son of Olin O. and…read more »

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Kenneth E. Bryant

Kenneth E. Bryant, 60 of Sterling died Monday August 20, 2018. He was born on December 19, 1957 in Sterling, the son of Kenneth Walker and Mary Lena (Stanfield) Bryant. He attended local schools. Ken had worked at Donaldson’s in Dixon and later as an investment planner. He was a member of the Oxford Club…read more »

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