John Kalman Nagy

John Kalman Nagy died peacefully at home on Thursday, January 16, 2020, in Dixon, IL at the age of 66. John was born in Dixon on April 2, 1953, to Louis and Delores (Heinzeroth) Nagy. He graduated from Dixon High School in 1971 and Illinois State University in 1975. He married Debra Hartle in 1975.…read more »


Robert E. Olson

Robert E. Olson, age 82, of Amboy peacefully passed away surrounded by his family on Tuesday, January 14, 2020, at OSF St. Anthony Medical Center in Rockford. He was born December 17, 1937, in Amboy to Louise Cardot. Bob was raised by his loving mother and stepfather, Fred Olson, who later adopted Bob. Bob was…read more »


John W “Jack” Deery

John W. “Jack” Deery age 68 of Amboy died Sunday Jan. 12, 2020 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born April 18, 1951 in Dodgeville, WI the son of James and Mary Rose (McDermott) Deery. He was a supervisor at Motor Wheel in Mendota for 30 years and drove a truck for…read more »


Claude Hamilton Jr

Claude Hamilton, Jr., 92, of Dixon, passed away Friday, January 10, 2020, at home surrounded by his family. He worked for the Northwestern Wire and Steel Mill, then he owned and operated Naomi’s restaurant. After selling the restaurant in 1988; he went on to drive a School Bus for Septruim in Naperville prior to his…read more »


Debra Ann Morgan

Debra Ann Morgan, age 60 of Sterling, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Monday, January 13 at her home, exactly the way she wanted it to be. Deb was born on November 20, 1959 in Morrison, the daughter of Donald and Geraldine (Zuidema) Damhoff. She married Michael Morgan on October 23, 1982 at…read more »


Phyllis Jean Gates

Phyllis Jean Gates, 90, of Dixon, died Monday, January 13, 2020, at her home in Dixon, Illinois following a short illness. She worked for Citizens State Bank/Amcore for 50 years, in addition to farming with her husband on the family farm in the Kingdom. Phyllis was born on April 25, 1929 in Mt. Morris, the…read more »


Rita M Jones

Rita M Jones age 88 of Dixon died Monday Dec. 23, 2019 while in Las Vegas, NV. She was born May 3, 1931 in West Brooklyn, IL the daughter of William and Matilda (Walter) Untz. Rita retired from KSB Hospital after 33 years as medical records Director, then retired from the Illinois Dept. of Corrections…read more »


Lois Livengood

Lois Livengood, 102, died peaceably on Jan. 9, 2020, just two days short of her 103rd birthday, at Serenity Hospice & Home in Oregon. She was born to Abram and Grace Piatt on Jan. 11, 1917 in Bement, IL. She lived on farms in Piatt County, IL, until she completed her education to become a…read more »

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