May 16, 1938 - - July 17, 2017
Robert (Bob-BMac) MacKenzie, age 79 of Cedarville, IL, passed away Monday, July 17, 2017 at Monroe Clinic Hospital. He was born May 16, 1938 in Stephenson Co.; the son of the late John and Florence (Wienand) MacKenzie. He married Rose Scheetz on November 29, 1963.
Bob served in the U.S. Navy for four years. Several of his favorite jobs were bartender, chief, and his most treasu ...
August 12, 1927 - - July 13, 2017
Richard “Dick” Jahnke, born August 12, 1927, passed away on July 13, 2017 at the age of 89. He was a resident of Chicago, Northbrook, Itasca, Stockton and Freeport. Richard grew up in the city and served in the Korean War. Upon retiring from M&M Mars Candy Co. and his own landscaping business, he took a gamble and bought a farm with 20 head of cattle and became a farmer. He ...
February 05, 1947 - - July 13, 2017
Rosalee "Rose" Buss 1947—2017
Buss, Rosalee "Rose", 70, of Nicholasville, KY and wife of Kenneth Buss, died July 13, 2017 at the University of Kentucky Medical Center. Born February 5, 1947 in Freeport, IL, she was the daughter of the late Louis and Lucille Tamling Kuhlemeyer. Rose was a homemaker, an accomplished pianist, and assisted Ken with his insurance business, but mos ...
April 26, 1926 - - July 12, 2017
Rosali Cosgrove, age 91 of Freeport, IL, passed away Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at Manor Court in Freeport. She was born April 26, 1926 in Switzerland; the daughter of the late Willi and Rosa (Huber) Locher. She graduated from Freeport High School. Rosali married Clement A. Cosgrove on October 26, 1946; he died January 15, 1985.
She was a member of St. John United Church of Chri ...
September 29, 1929 - - July 09, 2017
Dolores M. Pfeiffer, age 87 of Freeport, IL, passed away Sunday, July 9, 2017 at Waverly Place in Stockton, IL. She was born September 29, 1929; the daughter of the late William and Rena (Fransen) Heilman Sr. She attended Freeport Schools through the 9th grade. She married James J. Pfeiffer on March 11, 1950; he died November 22, 1966. Dolores worked for Kautenberg Mop Factory ...
March 10, 1954 - - July 01, 2017
Brian S. Sala, age 63 of Kent, IL, passed away Saturday, July 1, 2017 at FHN Memorial Hospital in Freeport. He was born March 10, 1954; the son of Stanley and Freda (Jenkins) Sala. He grew up and attended schools in Hawaii. Brian married Katherine Meyer on March 17, 1978.
He loved being an over the road truck driver and enjoyed doing anything that involved Hawaii and water: sno ...
March 20, 1911 - - June 30, 2017
Winifred L. Armagost, age 106 of Freeport, IL passed away Friday, June 30, 2017 at Manor Court in Freeport. She was born March 20, 1911 in Freeport; the daughter of the late Edgar W. and Elizabeth (Volkers) Apsinwall. She married Frederick A. Armagost on June 3, 1933; he died October 31, 2000. She attended one year of college and was a member of Embury United Methodist Church.
November 28, 1951 - - June 27, 2017
Donna C. Hanson, age 65 of Freeport, IL, passed away Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at the Stephenson Nursing Center in Freeport, IL. She was born November 28, 1951 in Belvidere, IL; the daughter of the late Maynard and June (Prichard) Oakley. She graduated from Belvidere High School.
Donna had worked as a cashier at the Belvidere Shopko. She enjoyed her cats and was an avid Cubs fan. ...
January 09, 1948 - - June 10, 2017
Conley W. Ditsworth Sr, age 69 of Maricopa, AZ passed away June 10, 2017 at Banner Medical Center in Casa Grande. He was born on January 9, 1948 in Freeport, Illinois to Doris (Brinkmeier) Ditsworth and Clarence “Butch” Ditsworth. He graduated from Dakota High School and attended Highland Community College. He married Julia Thomas on April 6, 1968.
He enlisted in the Army a ...
June 21, 1934 - - May 29, 2017
Clarence J. Willging was born June 21, 1934 in Dubuque, IA to Anna (Kregle) and George H. Willging. He went to St. Mary’s Catholic Elementary School and graduated from Loras Academy in 1953. He attended Loras College, graduating with a degree in teaching with emphasis on Mathematics and Science. Clarence taught one year at Loras Academy and two years at Bellview Iowa High ...