LoraLee “Lorie” Miller

LoraLee “Lorie” Miller, 67, of Dixon, passed away Wednesday, July 8, 2020, at Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital in Dixon, IL, after a short illness. She worked at Kohl’s for 8 years prior to her passing. Lorie was born April 21, 1953, in Princeton , IL, the daughter of Orville and Loretta (Yonk) Kuehl. She married…read more »


Georgia Jean Schmidt

Georgia Jean Schmidt, 66, of Dixon, passed away Thursday, July 9, 2020, at Serenity Hospice & Home, Oregon, IL. She was a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) for many years prior to her retirement. Georgia was born November 8, 1953, in Lynwood, CA, the daughter of Lavern and Bertha (Marr) Bernardin. She married Edward Schmidt on…read more »


Joy Lorraine Heckman

Joy Lorraine Heckman, 93, of Dixon, was welcomed into the presence of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Friday, July 10, 2020, at Heritage Square, Dixon, surrounded by her loving family. Joy was born November 13, 1926, in Rochelle, IL, the daughter of Gardner and Frances (Richardson) Cook. She married Orville Heckman on October…read more »


Tevin Shae Rumley

Tevin Shae Rumley, age 28 of Rock Falls, died Thursday, July 9, 2020 at FHN Memorial Hospital in Freeport. Tevin was born on September 5, 1991 in Sterling, the son of Cledith (Metzler) Rumley and John Rumley. He graduated from Rock Falls High School in 2010 and then graduated with his Bachelor’s Degree from MATC…read more »


Janet “Jan” Rae Norris

Janet “Jan” Rae Norris, 69, of Dixon, passed away Friday, July 3, 2020, at Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital, Dixon, IL. She was a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) at Kreider Services for 15 years until her retirement in 2013. Jan was born February 14, 1951, in Bloomington, IL, the daughter of Harry and Margaret (McClain) Chick.…read more »

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Shirley Miller

Shirley Miller, 87, of Dixon, passed away Sunday, July 5, 2020, at Rock River Hospice & Home, Sterling, IL. She worked in admitting for Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital prior to her retirement in 1991. Shirley was born August 4, 1932, in Compton, IL, the daughter of Joseph and Lois (Wiser) Vernier. She married Robert Dean…read more »


Jason A. Chapman

Jason A. Chapman, age 43 of Sterling, died Sunday, July 5, 2020 at his home. Jason was born on August 16, 1976 in Sterling. He is the son of Dennis and Lorna (Chapman) Hemminger. He worked as a laborer for the Local 727. Jason enjoyed riding his motorcycle and drawing. He had a love for…read more »


Raymond K Harrison

Raymond K. Harrison, 83, of Amboy died Friday, July 3, 2020 in Serenity Hospice Home, Oregon. He was born November 18, 1936 in Amboy, the son of Cecil and Catherine (Weidner) Harrison. He was the salutatorian of the 1954 Amboy High School graduating class. He joined the US Army in 1955 and spent time stationed…read more »

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