Rockford Obituaries

Rockford Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Rockford, IL

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  • Yesterday | via The Janesville Gazette 

    Melvin Emil Zeller

    Melvin Emil Zeller, 73, of South Beloit, passed away at UW Health University Hospital in Madison, WI, on November 4, 2018. He was born at St. Anthony's Hospital in Rockford, on August 11, 1945, to Emil Henry and Helen Louise Zeller, the second of three children.

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  • Saturday Nov 10 | via Northwest Herald 

    Meyer, Eugene P.

    Eugene P. Meyer Born: November 23, 1926; in Woodstock, IL Died: November 6, 2018; in Rockford, IL Eugene P. Meyer, age 91, of Marengo, passed away November 6, 2018 at Alden Debes Healthcare Center in Rockford. He was born on November 23, 1926 in Woodstock, the son of the late William and Emma Meyer.

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  • Thursday Nov 8 | via Northwest Herald 

    Grimes, Mary Ann

    Mary Ann Grimes Born: December 1, 1926 Died: November 2, 2018 Mary Ann Grimes, 91, of Rockford, IL, left this world to the embrace of her Savior Jesus Christ Friday afternoon, November 2, 2018 at Presence St. Anne Center due to natural causes. Born December 1, 1926 in Charleston, IL, daughter of Clyde K. Gillespie and Lela G. Gillespie.

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  • Wednesday Nov 7 | via Northwest Herald 

    Block, Carol Mae

    Carol Mae Block Born: October 20, 1936; in Chicago, IL Died: November 4, 2018; in Rockford, IL Carol Mae Block, 82, of Marengo, passed away November 4, 2018 at OSF St. Anthony Hospital in Rockford. She was born October 20, 1936 in Chicago Heights to Erwin and Helen Klemp.

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  • Monday Nov 5 | via Daily Herald 

    Rockford police to honor fallen officer with blue li...

    Police in northern Illinois are hoping to turn the area blue to honor a fallen officer one year after he died during a traffic stop. The Rockford Register Star reports that the Rockford Police Benevolent and Protective Association Unit 6 is asking residents and business owners to install blue lights outside of buildings this week in memory of officer Jaimie Cox.

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  • Sunday Nov 4 | via The Janesville Gazette 

    Madelyn T. Lobbins

    Madelyn T. Lobbins, 89, of Rockford, passed away Tuesday, October 30, 2018. Born March 18, 1929, in Evanston, to William and Phyllis Tarrant.

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  • Friday Nov 2 | via The Janesville Gazette 

    Carl O. Helling, Sr.

    Carl O. Helling, Sr., age 76, a lifelong Janesville resident, passed away Tuesday evening, October 30, 2018 at SSM Health/St. Mary's Hospital in Janesville.

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  • Tuesday Oct 30 | via The Janesville Gazette 

    Dorothy M. Clapper

    Dorothy M. Clapper, age 94, of Clinton, died Saturday October 27, 2018 in her home. She was born August 6, 1924 to the late Lavere and Ella Widman in Clinton.

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  • Tuesday Oct 23 | via Independent Register 

    AGNES (GADGET) A. VENARD

    Agnes A. Venard, 91, of Brodhead passed away peacefully in her home on Tuesday, October 16, 2018. She was born on January 12, 1927 in Malden, Missouri, the daughter of William and Camilla Barker.

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  • Wednesday Oct 17 | via Northwest Herald 

    Gahl, Randall W.

    Randall W. Gahl Born: March 21, 1954 Died: October 14, 2018 Randall "Randy" W. Gahl, 64, of Belvidere, IL, passed away peacefully, Sunday, October 14, 2018. Randy was born March 21, 1954 in Woodstock, IL, the son of Donald and Shirley Gahl.

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  • Monday Oct 15 | via Star Tribune 

    Longtime Eastern Illinois football coach Bob Spoo di...

    Former Eastern Illinois coach Bob Spoo, whose players included future NFL quarterbacks Tony Romo and Jimmy Garoppolo, has died at age 80. The university says Spoo died Monday in Rockford, Illinois. School spokesman Rich Moser says Spoo had been ill in recent weeks.

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  • Monday Oct 15 | via Journal and Courier 

    Former Purdue QB, E. llinois coach Bob Spoo dies

    Former Purdue QB, Eastern Illinois coach Bob Spoo dies Bob Spoo, a former Purdue quarterback and longtime Eastern Illinois coach, has died at age 80. Check out this story on jconline.com: CHARLESTON, Ill. Former Eastern Illinois coach Bob Spoo, whose players included future NFL quarterbacks Tony Romo and Jimmy Garoppolo, has died at age 80. The university says Spoo died Monday in Rockford, Illinois.

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  • Monday Oct 15 | via Daily Herald 

    Longtime Eastern Illinois football coach Bob Spoo di...

    Former Eastern Illinois coach Bob Spoo, whose players included future NFL quarterbacks Tony Romo and Jimmy Garoppolo, has died at age 80. The university says Spoo died Monday in Rockford, Illinois. School spokesman Rich Moser says Spoo had been ill in recent weeks.

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  • Monday Oct 15 | via The Daily Gazette 

    Alice Chandler

    She was born in 1920, in Pecatonica, to Ray and Urilla Herbig. She married Ernest Chandler in 1942, and they relocated to Sterling several years later.

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  • Monday Oct 15 | via Dayton Daily News 

    BLOMQUIST, Anna Katherine "Katie"

    BLOMQUIST , Anna Katherine "Katie" 85, of Miamisburg, OH, passed away Saturday October 13, 2018 at Elmcroft of Washington Township. Katie was born in Frenchburg, KY, and moved with her family to Ohio as a child.

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  • Oct 13, 2018 | via The Paducah Sun Online Edition 

    Jo Etta Joyce

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  • Oct 12, 2018 | via The Janesville Gazette 

    Albert F. Pinnow

    Albert F. Pinnow, 87 of Belvidere, IL died Thursday, October 4, 2018. Al was born in Avalon, WI, on August 31, 1931, the son of Albert F. and Elda Pinnow.

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  • Oct 8, 2018 | via The Daily Gazette 

    Donna M. Drew

    Donna M. Drew, 79, of Grand Detour, died Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018, at OSF St. Anthony Medical Center in Rockford. She was born Dec. 9, 1938, in Lincoln, the daughter of Thomas and Marie Smythe.

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  • Oct 7, 2018 | via The Janesville Gazette 

    Delores M. Hoff

    Wappingers Falls, NY/formerly Janesville, WI -- Delores M. Hoff, 85, died on September 29, 2018 at Vassar Brothers Medical Center surrounded by her loving family. Born in Janesville, WI on July 15, 1933, she was the daughter of George and Stella Bancroft.

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  • Oct 4, 2018 | via Northern-Sun Print 

    Shirley Joyce Paustian, 87

    Shirley Joyce Paustian, 87, of Cedar Rapids, formerly of Iowa City died on Friday, September 21, 2018 at West Ridge Care Center. Teahen Funeral Home is serving the family.

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