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Barbara J. Wilcox

Barbara J. Wilcox, 79, of Polo, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019.

She was born on Aug. 24, 1940 in Dixon, to Edward & Maude Marquitz. She married Jim Wilcox in Omaha, Nebraska on May 8, 1971.

Barbara was employed as a clerk by USPS for over 25 years and was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Loves Park.

She is survived by her husband Jim of Polo, her children Michelle Wilcox of Polo and Michael Wilcox of Dixon, aunts Hazel Pontnack of Freeport and Erma Lizer of Tennessee and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was predeceased by her parents, sister Beverly Mezo and brothers James and Robert Marquitz.

Cremation rights have been accorded.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Grace Lutheran Church, 343 Grand Ave, Loves Park, IL 61111. Arrangements are with Gasparini & Oliveri Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 707 Marchesano Drive.

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