Obituaries

Daniel Joseph Stone

November 9, 1988 — May 5, 2012
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STERLING, IL- Daniel J. Stone, 23, of Sterling, died Saturday, May 5, 2012 in Sterling. Daniel was born November 9, 1988 in Ames, Iowa a son of Rodney and Donna (Rooker) Stone. Daniel was a product technician at Aaron's in Sterling. He attended First Open Bible Church in Rock Falls. He enjoyed playing guitar, disc golf, playing video games and loved his nieces and nephews. He also enjoyed spending time with his brothers. He is survived...

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Douglas Hoss Chistensen, Sr.

September 17, 1933 — May 4, 2012
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Douglas "Hoss" Christensen, Sr, age 78, died Friday, May 5, 2012 at his home surrounded by his family. Douglas was born September 17, 1933 in Sterling, the son of Harry and Marie (Garland) Christensen. He served his country in the US Army during the Korean War. He married Joanne Cain in 1957, she died March 14, 1989. Douglas is survived by his six sons, David (Pam) Gray of Sterling, Jeff (Pamela) Gray, Steve (Debra) Christensen of Lyndon, Rick...

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Cammy Jo Sathoff

Cammy Jo Sathoff

July 10, 1971 — May 4, 2012
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Cammy Jo Sathoff, 40, of Sterling died Friday, May 4, 2012 in Sterling. Cammy was born July 10, 1971 in Bartow, FL, the daughter of Donald and Linda (Williamsen) Sathoff. She was a member of the Firehouse Church of God in Sterling. She was employed at the Rock Falls Hotel as a housekeeper. Surviving is her mother, Linda Sathoff of Sterling; two daughters, Alexus Lopez of Sterling, and Larissa Lopez of Sterling; two sisters, and three brothers....

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Lyle V. Brown

June 13, 1932 — May 1, 2012
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Dixon - Lyle V. Brown, age 79, of Woodland Shores (Dixon) died Monday, May 1, 2012 at his home. Lyle was born June 13, 1932 in Sullivan, IL, the son of Charles and Neva (Kearney) Brown. He married Ada Mae Burkitt, October 26, 1963 in Mattoon, IL. He served his country with the US Army in the Korean War. Surviving is his wife, Ada Brown; two daughters, Carolyn Janssen of LaSalle, and Cathalean Sofolo of Rock Falls; two sons, F. David (Darlene)...

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Michael J. Froeter

March 31, 1952 — May 1, 2012
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ROCK FALLS- Michael J. Froeter, 60, of Rock Falls died Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at CGH Medical Center. He was born March 31, 1952 in Sterling the son of Richard and Joan (Killian) Froeter. He married Rita "Rose" Hemminger on September 2, 1972 in Sterling. Mr. Froeter was a commercial roofer with Sterling Commercial Roofing until his retirement in 2008. Mike enjoyed reading, cooking, fishing, hunting, stained glass and was a NASCAR fan....

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Gloria Gomez

February 6, 1956 — April 30, 2012
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STERLING- Gloria Gomez, 56, of Sterling, died Monday, April 30, 2012 at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood. She was an Operator 1 at Wahl Clipper for 2 years. She was born February 6, 1956 in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico the daughter of Alejandro and Magdalena (Olivas) Chavira. She married Juan J. Gomez on February 12, 1972 in Sterling. Gloria was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Sterling. Survivors include her husband Juan of Texas;...

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Brian F. Kendall

January 19, 1969 — April 30, 2012
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Brian F. Kendall, 43, of Rock Falls died Monday, April 30, 2012 at Rockford Memorial Hospital. He was a machinist at Etnyre in Oregon for 16 years. He was born January 19, 1969 in Buffalo, NY the son of Michael and Patricia (Modica) Kendall. He served in the US Army. Brian enjoyed reading and collecting comic books, facebooking, fishing, swimming and spending time with his family. He also loved to dance, draw with pastels and watch movies. ...

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Barbara Frump

Barbara Frump

November 22, 1939 — April 29, 2012
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Rock Falls - Barbara Frump, age 72, of Rock Falls died April 29, 2012 at her home surrounded by her family. Barbara was born November 22, 1939 in Sterling, the daughter of Mervin and Carrie (Zentz) Argraves. She was a member of Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church in Rock Falls. Barbara was a member of the Woman's Auxillary and prepared communion at Immanuel for many years. She married Eugene Frump, May 18, 1957 at the First Church of the...

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Jeffrey L. Kolb

September 16, 1946 — April 29, 2012
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Jeffrey L. Kolb Jeffrey L. Kolb, age 65, of Rock Falls, died Sunday, April 29, 2012 at his home. Jeffrey was born September 16, 1946 in Rock Falls the son of Ernest and Josephine (Baker) Kolb. He was employed as a factory worker. He was a baptized member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Sterling and was a member of the Moose Club in Sterling. Jeffrey enjoyed golfing, doing crossword puzzles and writing poetry. Survivors include one daughter,...

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Clara D. Killion

January 17, 1922 — April 28, 2012
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STERLING - Clara D. Killion, 90 of Sterling, died April 28, 2012 after an illness. Clara was a loving mother of two and also supported her husband in running their advertising company, Carl Killion and Associates for over 25 years. Mrs. Killion was born on January 17, 1922 in Marshall, IL the daughter of Allen and Hallie (Culter) Drake. She married Carl Edward Killion on Jan 8, 1949 in Paris, IL. He died Apr 12, 2004. Clara enjoyed spending...

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