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Delores S. Pritchard

Delores S. Pritchard, 83, of Forreston, died on Sunday, June 16, 2019 at Pinecrest Manor, Mt. Morris.

Delores was born on Oct. 29, 1935 in Ogle County, the daughter of Frank and Sylvia (Buntjer) Buss.

She married Donald E. Pritchard on Sept. 9, 1956 in Forreston. He died on March 5, 1997.

Delores worked as a homemaker and babysitter.

She was a member of Forreston Reformed Church.

She enjoyed all types of animals and following all Forreston Cardinal sports teams.

Family was always the most important part of her life.

Surviving are one son, three daughters, six grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren and caretakers, Bonnie, Shana, Derek, Ariel, Ethan, Brooklyn,and Weston.

Delores was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and daughter.

Funeral services will be held on Friday June 21 at 1 p.m. at Forreston Reformed Church. Pastor Lyle Zumdahl will officiate.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of service at the church.

Burial will be in West Grove Cemetery.

A memorial has been established. Please share a story or memory of Delores at

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