Obituaries

Joshua Denning

Joshua Denning

March 9, 1985 — March 18, 2019
Service: March 21, 2019

OREGON – Joshua Denning, age 34, died Monday, March 18, 2019 at KSB Hospital in Dixon. Joshua was born on March 9, 1985 in Sterling the son of Jack and Linda (Wise) Denning. He was currently employed as an Apartment Manager for Corporate Suites, LLC in Oregon and previously laid carpet for Knapp Flooring in Polo. Joshua loved to camp and was an avid fisherman. Survivors include his mother, Linda Denning of Rock Falls; his father, Jack...

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Peter J. Delgado, Sr.

Peter J. Delgado, Sr.

September 1, 1934 — March 12, 2019
Service: March 16, 2019

Peter John Delgado Sr., age 84 of Sterling, died Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at Select Specialty Hospital in Davenport, IA. Pete was born on September 1, 1934 in Nelson, IL, the son of Eligio and Carolina (Garcia) Delgado. He married Helen F. Regalado on September 17, 1955 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Sterling. Pete worked at Raynor Garage as a warehouse foreman for 41 years, retiring in 1996. He was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in...

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Kendall Bragg

Kendall Bragg

May 2, 1964 — March 11, 2019
Service: March 14, 2019

Kendall Bragg, age 54, died Monday, March 11, 2019 at OSF St. Anthony Hospital in Rockford. Kendall was born on May 12, 1964 in Union City, Ind. the son of Richard L. and Sharon (Snyder) Bragg. He was a member of Rock River Christian Center and enjoyed collecting Hot Wheels. Survivors include, his mother, Sharon Langley of Rock Falls; one daughter; two sons; one sister, Katherine Colvin of Rock Falls. He was preceded in death by his...

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Timothy P. McLoughlin

Timothy P. McLoughlin

August 25, 1948 — March 11, 2019
Service: March 30, 2019

Timothy Patrick McLoughlin, age 70 of Prophetstown, died Monday, March 11, 2019 at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. Tim was born on August 25, 1948 in Chicago, the son of Bartholomew and Jeanne (Lange) McLoughlin. He is a United States Army Veteran. He married Denise Wranik on November 9, 1968 in Elgin, IL. Tim was a member of the Tampico Lion's Club and Tampico United Methodist Church. Survivors include, his wife, Denise; three daughters,...

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Thomas John Kenney

Thomas John Kenney

February 7, 1969 — March 9, 2019
Service: No Services

Thomas John Kenney, age 50, of Chicago, formerly of Polo, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2019 at Swedish Covenant Hospital in Chicago. Tom was born February 7, 1969 in Dixon the son of John and Lydia (Jimenez) Kenney. He was a 1987 graduate of Polo Community High School. Tom graduated with honors from DeVry Institute of Technology in Chicago with a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Information Systems. At DeVry, Tom worked as a...

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Vernon Smith

January 11, 1929 — March 7, 2019
Service: No Services

Vernon Raymond Smith, age 90 of Rock Falls, died Thursday, March 07, 2019 at Regency Care of Sterling. Vernon was born on January 11, 1929 in Davenport, IA, the son of Raymond and Julia M. (Johnson) Smith. He was employed by Northwestern Steel and Wire in Sterling for 27 years before retiring on June 1, 1991. He married Rita J. (Helms) Anspach on February 23, 1991 in Sterling. Survivors include his wife, Rita; three daughters, Marsha ...

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Mary A. Dieterle

Mary A. Dieterle

May 19, 1926 — March 4, 2019
Service: March 13, 2019

Mary A. Dieterle, age 92, of Sterling, died Monday, March 4, 2019 at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. Mary was born May 19, 1926 in Sterling the daughter of Charles and Lucile (Bartel) Vogelsang. She graduated from Community High School in 1944 and was also a 1947 graduate of St. Anthony Nursing School in Rockford. She married Aloysius J. Dieterle on November 29, 1947 at Sacred Heart Church in Sterling. They farmed 2 ½ years north of...

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Heather L. Smith

Heather L. Smith

July 21, 1981 — March 3, 2019
Service: No Services

Heather L. Smith, age 37, formerly of Abingdon died Sunday, March 3, 2019 at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. Heather was born on July 21, 1981 in Galesburg the daughter of Ray E. and Julie C. (Larsen) Smith. She loved doing crafts, shopping and watching WWF Wrestling. She is survived by her father, Ray Smith of Springfield, Mo.; her mother Julie Smith of Yates City; one sister, Kristen Smith of Quincy; two nephews, Trenton and Colton...

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Florence Genny Bogle

Florence Genny Bogle

June 6, 1930 — February 28, 2019
Service: March 5, 2019

Florence "Genny" Bogle, 88, of Fulton, passed away on Thursday morning, February 28, 2019 at the Alverno in Clinton, Iowa. She was born on June 6, 1930 in Florence, Illinois, to Harvey and Juanita (Tucker) Wade. She was united in marriage to Richard Bogle on May 26, 1951 in Shannon, Illinois. Genny attended First Baptist as well as Assembly of God in Fulton for many years. She enjoyed worshipping, playing piano and growing, cutting &...

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Bonnie Lee Moreno

Bonnie Lee Moreno

November 11, 1946 — February 28, 2019
Service: No Services

Bonnie Lee Moreno, age 72 of Sterling, died Thursday, February 28, 2019 at her home. Bonnie was born on November 11, 1946 in Mountain Home, Idaho, the daughter of James and Lenora Oltman. Survivors include her three children, Kimberly Bodmer of FL, Steven (Heather) Bushman of Rock Falls and Kathryn (John) Dunaway of Sterling; eight grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; one grandson and...

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