Obituaries

Joanne Marie Hicks, age 72, Obituary

Joanne Marie Hicks, age 72, of Monroe, Wis., entered her heavenly home on March 25, 2018. Joanne was born on June 18, 1945. She was the oldest of three children, daughter of James and Arlene Flack. After graduation she met Edward Hicks and was married in July, 1962. They had […]

 
 

Jeanne Poyer McDonald Oliver, 1926-2018 Obituary

Jeanne Poyer McDonald Oliver, 1926-2018 Obituary

Jeanne Poyer McDonald Oliver, 91, went to be with her Lord Jesus Christ on Wednesday, March 28, in Portland, Tex., after a brief illness following a stroke. Jeanne was born Oct. 25, 1926, in Belvidere, the second daughter of Millard and Marie Poyer. She grew up in rural Boone County […]

 
 

Fred Cox Obituary

Fred Cox Obituary

Fred I. “Sunny” Cox, age 66, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, Jan. 24, at his home in South Beloit. Fred was born on May 22, 1951, in Columbus, the son of Fred and Catherine “Helen” (Griffin) Cox. He married Janet Mattox in Belvidere, on March 8, 2012. Fred worked as […]

 
 

Sue Ramsay Crull

Sue Ramsay Crull died on March 5, 2017, at the age of 76, after a seven-year battle with cancer. She was the daughter of Glenn and Edna Ramsay and grew up on a farm in Caledonia, Ill. She graduated from Belvidere High School and had a B.S. and M.S. from […]

 
 

Ismael Bello, 45

Ismael Bello, 45, of Caledonia, passed away suddenly, March, 13. He was born Nov. 23, 1971 in Mexico City, Mexico, son of Genaro and Maria (Morales) Bello. He married Maria J. Jaramillo on Aug. 5, 1997. Ismael attended Saint James Church in Belvidere. He had a love for animals, which […]

 
 

Maria J. Bello, 47

Maria J. Bello, 47, of Caledonia, passed away suddenly, March 13. She was born Feb. 14, 1970 in Mexico City, Mexico, daughter of Celia VillaFana Jaramillo. She married Ismael Bello on Aug. 5, 1997. Maria attended Saint James Church in Belvidere. Maria was a devoted mother to her children and […]

 
 

Death notice for Allen Silver, 89

Death notice for Allen Silver, 89

Attorney Allen Silver passed away at Northwoods Care Center in Belvidere, Ill. on Thursday, March 2, a few weeks before his 90th birthday. He was born on March 27, 1927. Although he was a divorce attorney, he was able to save many marriages. Allen belonged to VFW Post 1461. He […]

 
 

Rosemarie Kreutziger, 83

Rosemarie Kreutziger, 83, of York, Neb. passed away on Tuesday, Feb.14, in Belton, Mo. She was born on Oct. 29, 1933 to Baltazar and Mariquita Alvarado in Amarillo, Texas. She grew up in Colorado Springs with her parents and 12 siblings.  She was married in 1955 to John W. Kreutziger […]

 
 

Belvidere Fire Department announces death of retired firefighter

The Belvidere Fire Department is sorry to report the passing of one of their own retired firefighter Ted Vickers, 55, of Belvidere. The visitation for Vickers was held on Wednesday, Feb. 8 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home and Cremation Services, located at 218 W. Hurlbut […]

 
 

Kiefer family holds memorial service

Theodore H. Kiefer, 87, of Belvidere, passed away, Dec. 17. Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 16, at First Baptist Church, located at 1255 W. Jackson St. in Belvidere. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 17, at First […]