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  • Donald L. Boyd

    Donald “Don” L. Boyd, 49, Forreston, formerly of Dixon, died on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015, at Rockford Memorial Hospital following a brief illness.  
    Sept. 14, 2015 - 8:08 pm
  • Richard A. Petit Sr.

    Richard A. Petitt Sr., 81, Dixon, formerly of Mt. Morris, died at Swedish American Hospital, Rockford.
    Sept. 13, 2015 - 8:20 pm
  • Earl B. Straley

    Earl B. Straley, 94, Oregon, died on Monday, Sep. 7, 2015 at Pinecrest Manor Nursing Home, Mt. Morris.
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 11:23 am
  • Baby Nora J. Mead

    Baby Nora Jean Mead was welcomed in the arms of Jesus at her birth at 12:55 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 6, 2015. 
    Sept. 7, 2015 - 12:52 pm
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