Obituaries

Hector L. Lara

MENDOTA - Hector L. Lara, 61, of Mendota passed away Dec. 6, 2018 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria.... more

Ruthie M. Harris

LA SALLE - Ruthie Mae Harris, 75, of LaSalle passed away Dec. 9, 2018 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital, Peru.... more

Theodore K. Fritz

EARLVILLE - Theodore K. “Ted” Fritz, 87, of Earlville, formerly of Mendota, passed away Dec. 10, 2018 at Heritage Health in Mendota.... more

Thomas E. Klatt

BRISTOL - Thomas E. Klatt, 79, of Bristol passed away surrounded by his loving family on Dec. 7, 2018 at Edwards Hospital in Naperville.... more

Marian L. Rausch

MENDOTA - Marian L. Rausch, 93, of Mendota passed away Dec. 8, 2018 at her home.... more

Betty A. Barrera

MENDOTA – Betty Ann (Coss) Barrera, 71, of Mendota passed away unexpectedly Dec. 5, 2018 at OSF St. Anthony's Medical Center, Rockford.... more

Samantha E. Sprowls

MENDOTA - Services and burial for Samantha E. Sprowls, 49, will be private.... more

Olive R. Engle

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Olive Rose Engle, 98, of Colorado Springs, Colo., formerly of Mendota, died Nov. 23, 2018 at home.... more

Barbara L. Weekly

MENDOTA - Barbara L. Weekly, 84, of Mendota passed away Dec. 4, 2018 at Heritage Health, Mendota.... more

Karl M. Soliman

MENDOTA - Karl Michael Soliman, 12, of Mendota was taken home to heaven on Dec. 1, 2018.... more

Richard L. Warren

MESA, Ariz. - Richard Lee “Dick” Warren, 59, beloved husband, father and grandfather, passed away at his home in Mesa, Ariz. on Nov. 30, 2018 after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.... more

Barbara J. Goy

AMBOY - Barbara Joan Goy, 79, of Amboy died on Dec. 2, 2018 at home surrounded by her family.... more

Jesse V. Brown

XENIA - Jesse V. Brown, 81, of Xenia, formerly of Mendota, passed away Nov. 20, 2018 at Flora Rehabilitation and Health Care Center.... more

Barbara Carlson

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Barbara Carlson, 72, passed away peacefully in the early morning of Nov. 12, 2018 at her residence in New York City.... more