Obituaries

Joseph D. Geeting

Joseph D. Geeting

November 12, 1971 — July 16, 2015
Service: July 25, 2015

ROCK FALLS – Joseph Douglas Geeting, 43 died Thursday July 16, 2015 near Scottsbluuf, NE as the result of a truck crash. He was born on November 12, 1971 in Sterling the son of Douglas Wayne and Sheila Rae (Brinkman) Geeting. He was a 1989 graduate of Rock Falls High School and a 1993 graduate of Parkland College with his associates degree in veterinary technology, Joe had worked for Attendorf Trucking of Minot, ND for 11 years and most...

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Danielle S.  Wade

Danielle S. Wade

June 9, 1989 — July 15, 2015
Service: July 20, 2015

Danielle Sue Wade, age 26 formerly of Sterling, died Wednesday, July 15, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. Danielle was born on June 9, 1989 in Sterling; the daughter of Thomas Wade and Roxanne (Johnson) Glazier. She graduated from Sterling High School in 2007. Danielle was employed by Wells Fargo in Des Moines, Iowa. Survivors include, her father, Thomas Wade of Rock Falls; her mother, Roxanne (Kurt) Glazier of Sterling; paternal grandmother,...

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Logan Paul Parker

Logan Paul Parker

June 29, 1994 — July 13, 2015
Service: July 16, 2015

Logan P. Parker, 21 of Rock Falls died Monday July 13, 2015 at his home following an extended illness. He was born on June 29, 1994 in Sterling the son of John Paul Parker and Mandy Lea Clevenger. His dogs Asya and Kane were very important to him. Surviving are his father, John P (Wendy) Parker of Rock Falls and his mother Mandy L Clevenger (Noe Ramirez III) of Rock Falls; his sisters: Keishia (Marshall) Parker Jr of Sterling and Kaitlyn...

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Larry L. Reynolds

Larry L. Reynolds

September 15, 1950 — July 12, 2015
Service: July 25, 2015

Larry L. Reynolds, age 64 of Dixon, died Sunday, July 12, 2015 at OSF St. Anthony Medical Center in Rockford. Larry was born on September 15, 1950 in Ottawa, IL; the son of Gordon and Virginia (Walters) Reynolds. He was a United States Army Veteran who served our country in the War in Vietnam. He married Edith Pennell on August 31, 1979 in Ottawa. Larry was employed at Walmart in Sterling for the past 6 years. Survivors include his wife,...

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Anne M. Brouilette

Anne M. Brouilette

July 6, 1937 — July 11, 2015
Service: July 18, 2015

Anne Mary Brouilette, age 78 of Sterling, passed away Saturday, July 11, 2015 at her home. She was born July 6th, 1937 in Chicago, IL; the daughter of Joseph and Helen (McCarthy) McCarthy. She married Kenneth Brouilette on August 30, 1958 at Genevieve Catholic Church in Chicago. Together, they spent nearly 53 years of marriage before his passing August 16th, 2011. She and Ken lived in Chicago until 1968. Anne and Ken then made their home in...

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Bernice M. Dolan

Bernice M. Dolan

November 3, 1921 — July 10, 2015
Service: No Services

Bernice Marian Dolan, 93 of Rock Falls, died Friday, July 10, 2015 in Rock Falls, IL. Mrs. Dolan was born November 3, 1921 in Dyersville, IA to Michael and Hildegard (Goerdt) Steffen. She married E. Patrick Dolan on November 11, 1942. He preceded her in death on September 2, 2006. She worked as a "secretary on wheels" to Bill Schorenberg at Amerock Corporation in Rockford for 30 years. She was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church in...

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Francis "Frank" Klocke, Sr

October 1, 1925 — July 9, 2015
Service: July 13, 2015

ROCK FALLS – Francis R. "Frank" Klocke, 89 of Rock Falls died Thursday July 9, 2015 at his home. He was born on October 1, 1925 in Rock Falls, the son of William and Mildred (Jackson) Klocke Sr and was a graduate of Community Catholic High School. Frank served in the US Navy during WW II in the Pacific Theater. He married Theresa Miller on June 18, 1949 at St. Flannen Catholic Church in Harmon, IL. Frank had been an insurance agent for...

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Mary Theresa Aldrich

Mary Theresa Aldrich

December 24, 1964 — July 8, 2015
Service: July 15, 2015

Mary T. Aldrich, 50, of Sterling, died Wednesday, July 8, 2015 in Wallace County, Kansas following an auto accident. Born December 24, 1964 in Sterling, she was a daughter of Lawrence and Margaret (Lauff) Aldrich. Mary worked at National Manufacturing for 9 years as a fork lift operator. Surviving are her sons, Shawn Aldrich of Sterling and John Ennenga III, of Sterling; sisters, Norma Andrews, of Sterling and Agnes (Roger) Worthington,...

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John A. Zweifel

John A. Zweifel

July 1, 1937 — July 8, 2015
Service: No Services

John A. Zweifel, age 78, of Sterling, died Wednesday, July 8, 2015 at Pleasant View Nursing Home in Morrison. John was born July 1, 1937 in Prairie Du Chien, Wis. the son of John and Alda (Zable) Zweifel. He served in the US Army and was employed by Northwestern Steel and Wire in Sterling for 30 years. He married Rosemary Wolber on May 3, 1975 in Rock Falls. He was a member of Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church in Rock Falls. ...

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Gerald Cossman

Gerald Cossman

August 13, 1932 — July 7, 2015
Service: July 11, 2015

Gerald Cossman, age 82, of Fulton, died Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at the Alverno Health Care Facility in Clinton, IA. Gerald was born August 13, 1932 in Fulton the son of Henry, Jr. and Elsie (Jacobs) Cossman. He married Leona Shepard in November of 1951 in Fulton. She died May 1, 1988. He married Gretchen Bush in April of 1989 in Fulton. Gerald was employed by GE in Morrison for 42 years retiring in 1993 as Public Relations Manager. He was...

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