Gregory “Greg” Lee Witzleb Sr.

Gregory “Greg” Lee Witzleb, Sr., 73, of Dixon, passed away Sunday, March 15, 2020, at his home in Dixon, surrounded by his loving family. He worked for the Dixon Police Department, for 22 years, and then worked for the Illinois Department of Transportation for 18 years, prior to his retirement. Gregory was born, November 3,…read more »


Ricky “Rick” Lee Miller

Ricky “Rick” Lee Miller, 68, of Dixon, passed away Wednesday, March 18, 2020, at his home in, Dixon, IL. He worked for Dixon Rural Fire Department, for 27 years prior to his retirement. Rick was born, February 14, 1952, in Sterling, IL, the son of Donald and Gladys (Wessels) Miller. He married Karin Clementz on…read more »


Albert M Fredericks

Albert M. Fredericks, 82, of Amboy, passed away peacefully, Monday, March 16, 2020, at Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital, Dixon, IL. Albert was born, October 3, 1937, in Spring Valley, IL, the son of Albert and Leona (Windlan) Fredericks, Sr. He married Carol (Smith) on June 24, 1960, in Amboy. He is survived by his wife…read more »


Bill Walls

Bill Walls, age 80, died Monday, March 16, 2020 at the Rock River Hospice and Home in Sterling. Bill was born on September 27, 1939 in Myron, Ark. the son of Virgil G. and Clarice (Brown) Walls. He married Linda Buisker of Polo on October 24, 1959 in Rock Falls. Bill was employed as a…read more »

Lucille M. Russell

Lucille M. Russell, age 90, of Rock Falls, passed away peacefully Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at Rock River Hospice and Home in Sterling, Illinois. Lucille was born August 13, 1929 near Orion, Henry County, Illinois the daughter of James and Florence (Sanders) Thompson. She married Harris Russell December 2, 1948 in Rock Falls, Illinois. Lucille…read more »


Darwin Slain

Darwin Slain age 85 of Dixon died Tuesday March 17, 2020, St Patrick’s Day, Irish heritage proud, at KSB Hospital in Dixon. He was born Aug. 23, 1934 in Dixon the son of John and Helen (Stacey) Slain and was a lifelong Dixon resident. Darwin married Verna Adams Oct. 27, 1956. He worked at Dixon…read more »


Kevin A. Gyger

Kevin A. Gyger, 60, of Sterling died on Sunday, March 15, 2020 at University of Iowa Hospital. Kevin was born in San Diego, CA, the son of Wayne and Marilyn (Kiner) Gyger. He worked as a mechanic for Volvo. Survivors include his spouse, Stacey Melsness of Sterling; two brothers, Keith (Jennifer) Gyger of Decatur, TX;…read more »


Cleone E. Stanely

Cleone E. Stanely, 86, of Milledgeville died on Thursday, March, 12, 2020 at Resthave Home in Morrison. Cleone was born in Iowa on February 11, 1934, the daughter of Eli and Wauneta (Johnson) Meng. She married George Stanley in October 1955. He predeceased her in 1993. Cleone was a teacher for many years, and finished…read more »

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