Obituaries

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Jubencio Alexander Manzano

Jubencio Alexander Manzano born May 25, 1967 went to his heavenly Father on November 25, 2020.  Jube was born in Sterling Illinois where he attended St. Mary’s grade school then graduated from Newman Central Catholic High school. Jube played football, baseball and wrestling in high school.  He was on the 1985 state wrestling championship team. …read more »

Ralph C. Davis

Ralph C. Davis age 94 of Dixon IL died Tuesday Jan. 12, 2021 at Heritage Square in Dixon. He was born on Jan. 25, 1926 in Livingston WI the son of Fred and Jessie (Rundell) Davis. Ralph worked as a Civil Engineer for the Illinois Department of Transportation in Dixon. He was a member of…read more »

Lyle Bogott

A wonderful Dad, retired teacher and coach and overall good guy, Lyle Bogott passed away on January 4, 2021 in Alvin, Texas. He was born on May 28, 1927 in Sterling, IL, to Fred (Ted) and Celia Bogott. He was preceded in death by the love of his life, wife Jean whom he was married…read more »

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Bernard “Joe” Rudolphi

Bernard “Joe” Rudolphi, 85, of Dixon, passed away on Wednesday, January 13, 2021, at Serenity Hospice and Home in Oregon, IL surrounded by his loved ones. He was born, November 12, 1935, in Newton, IL, the son of Bernard T. and Mary (Hoffman) Rudolphi. Joe served in the 82nd Airborn from 1954 to 1956 at…read more »

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Muriel Ann Myers

Muriel Ann Myers, 84, of Dixon, passed away on Saturday, January 9, 2021, at Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital, Dixon, IL. She was a secretary to the Chief of Police in Carol Stream, IL for 26 years prior to her retirement in 1994. Muriel was born, April 29, 1936, in Saint Joseph, MI, the daughter of…read more »

Leonard G. Strader

Leonard G. Strader, age 79, died Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at Perry Memorial Hospital, Princeton. Leonard was born on July 4, 1941 in Princeton the son of Ben F. and Mildred (Beaver) Strader.  He married Mary Jane Haefner on June 6, 1964 in Dixon.  Leonard was employed as Assistant Superintendent with the Village of Walnut…read more »

Daniel J. Crebo Jr

Daniel J. Crebo, Jr, age 26 of Rock Falls, died Saturday, January 9, 2021. Dan was born on December 29, 1993 in Sterling, the son of Daniel J. and Lisa (Bollman) Crebo, Sr. He was a 2012 graduate of Prophetstown High School and a United States Army National Guard Veteran. Dan enjoyed reading, writing, drawing,…read more »

Sara Mae McCoy

Sara Mae McCoy, 72 of Rock Falls, died Thursday, January 14, 2021 at her home. Sara was born on January 12, 1949 in Sterling, the daughter of Clevie and Juanita (Thomas) Pillars. She worked at Winning Wheels as a dietician for many years. She also was a cook at Self Help, Head Start and Grandma…read more »

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