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    Jeanette Eleanor Watson

    Jeanette Eleanor (Jess) Watson, formerly of Hanover, Illinois entered eternal life on September 3, 2018. She was a resident of Harbor Crest Home in Fulton, Illinois. Jeanette was born on January 7, 1934 to Louis F. Jess and Minnie (Moltmann) Jess in Bellevue, Iowa. She was the youngest of 11 children. Jeanette was valedictorian of the Bellevue High School Class of 1951 and immediately began working at the Bellevue State Bank. She married John (Jack) Stutzman of Hanover on November 23, 1955. Two children were born to that union, Sara (Bill) Clendenen of Stockton, Illinois and Laura (Thomas) Talley of Thomson, Illinois. Jack passed away on April 11, 1981. Jeanette…

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    Ronald Lee Wolber

    Ronald Lee “Ron” Wolber, age 83, of Mt. Carroll, Illinois passed away peacefully Friday, August 31, 2018 at FHN Memorial Hospital, Freeport, Illinois. A funeral service will be held 12:30 p.m. Friday, September 7, 2018 at the Law-Jones Funeral Home, Mt. Carroll. A visitation will be held prior to the service from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Brookville Cemetery. Family and friends are invited to share in Ron’s life at www.lawjonesfuneralhome.com. Ron was born February 27, 1935 in a farmhouse in Jordan Township, rural Sterling, Illinois. He attended a one-room schoolhouse and later graduated from Sterling High School with the…

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    Glen Richter

    Glen Richter, age 95, of Mt. Carroll, Illinois passed away Saturday, September 1, 2018 at the Good Samaritan Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. A funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 6, 2018 at the Law-Jones Funeral Home, Mt. Carroll. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery with Military Rites by the Mt. Carroll American Legion. Friends may call during visitation 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. Thursday, prior to the service at the Funeral Home. Friends and family are invited to share in Glen’s life at www.lawjonesfuneralhome.com. Glen was the third son born to John and Anna (Wacker) Richter born February 5, 1923 in rural Mt. Carroll, Salem Township, on…

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    Marjorie E. Brandt

    Marjorie E. Brandt, age 89, of Savanna, Illinois, passed away Thursday August 30, 2018 at her daughter’s home in Clinton, Iowa. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at Law-Jones Funeral Home, Savanna. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will take place in St. John’s Catholic Cemetery, Savanna. A memorial fund has been established. Marjorie was born October 2, 1928, in Blanding, Illinois the daughter of Joseph and Blanche (Sanderson) Fowler, and loving sister to Dorothy, Phyllis, Gordon and Sandra. On January 22, 1955, Marjorie married Gordon Brandt in Hanover,…

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    Noel Chico

    Noel Chico age 76, of Savanna, Illinois passed away Saturday, August 18, 2018 at the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City, Iowa. A memorial service will be held at 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, September 2, 2018 at Law-Jones Funeral Home in Savanna. A memorial visitation will be held from 2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home. A memorial fund has been established in Noel’s memory. Noel was born on April 17, 1942 in San Juan, Puerto Rico the son of Augustine and Juanita Perez Vega. Noel worked as a tool and dye maker in Chicago, Illinois for many years. Noel also worked for…

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    Lida Mae Backenkeller

    Lida Mae Backenkeller, age 97, of Elizabeth, Illinois, passed away Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Mercy Hospital, Dubuque, Iowa. A Memorial Service will be held in her honor 11:00 a.m. Saturday, September 8, 2018 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Elizabeth with Reverend Mike Nesbit officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Saturday, September 8, 2018 at the Church. Private inurnment will take place in the Elizabeth Cemetery. Memorials may be made to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Elizabeth. Lida was born August 14, 1921, in Hamilton County, Illinois, the daughter of Leeman and Effie (Smith) Irby. On May 31, 1941, Lida married…

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    Margaret A Bredekamp

    Margaret Alwine (Wildfang) Bredekamp, age 84 of rural Spragueville, Iowa, left this life on Friday, August 17, 2018 at Big Meadows Nursing Home, Savanna, Illinois. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, August 24, 2018 at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Preston. Burial will take place in Spragueville Cemetery. A visitation will be held from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m., Thursday, August 23, 2018 at Law-Jones Funeral Home, Preston, Iowa. Margaret was born on February 23, 1934, the daughter of Adolf and Else (Hensel) Wildfang in Clinton, Iowa. She attended Clinton High School and graduated with the Class of 1952. Upon graduation she worked as a Northwestern Bell…

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    Audrey Jean Blevins

    Audrey Jean Blevins, age 72, of Fulton, Illinois, died on Sunday, August 12, 2018 at home. A visitation will be held from 11:00 – 12:00 Noon, Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at Law-Jones Funeral Home, Savanna. Cremation Rites will be accorded following the visitation at the funeral home. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at Gateway Baptist Church, 722 S. 16th Street, Clinton, Iowa. Burial of her cremated remains will take place at a later date in Savanna Township Cemetery, Savanna.

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    Elizabeth "Beth" H. Morris

    Elizabeth “Beth” H. Morris age 75, of Savanna, Illinois passed away Thursday, August 2, 2018 at Mercy Medical Center in Clinton, Iowa. A funeral mass will be held at 12:30 p.m., Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Savanna. Cremations have been accorded. A visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at Law-Jones Funeral Home in Savanna. A memorial fund has been established in Beth’s memory. Beth was born on March 16, 1943 in Antigo, Wisconsin the daughter of Peter and Juanita (Prehn) Helmbrecht. On April 28, 2001, Beth married the love of her life Samuel Ray Morris…

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    Jack W. Kampmeier

    Jack W. “Smiling Jack” Kampmeier age 90, of Mt. Carroll passed away Monday, July 30, 2018 at FHN Hospital in Freeport, Illinois. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, August 6, 2018 at Law-Jones Funeral Home in Mt. Carroll. Burial will take place in Oak Hill Cemetery, Mt. Carroll. A visitation will be held from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 5, 2018 at Law-Jones Funeral Home in Mt. Carroll. A memorial fund has been established in Jack’s memory. Jack was born April 3, 1928 in Freeport, the son of Fred and Alma (Wenger) Kampmeier. He attended Stockton Country Schools in Stockton, Illinois. Jack married…

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    James A. Shurman

    James A. Shurman, age 49 of Mt. Carroll, Illinois, died on Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at home surrounded by his loving family. Cremation Rites have been accorded. A memorial gathering will be held from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., on Saturday, August 4, 2018 at the Mt. Carroll Fire Station. A celebration of life gathering will be held immediately following at the Mt. Carroll Bowling Alley. A memorial fund has been established in James’ memory. James was born on June 25, 1969, the son of Pete and Brenda (Brauer) Shurman in Rockford, Illinois. He attended Mt. Carroll High School and graduated with the Class of 1987. He married Amber Johnston…

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    Gloria L. Lingle

    July 25, 2018 Gloria L. Lingle Gloria L. Lingle, age 91, of Maquoketa, Iowa, formerly of Preston, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at Crestridge Care Center, Maquoketa, Iowa. A funeral service will be held 12:00 noon, Saturday, July 28, 2018 at the Law-Jones Funeral Home, Preston. Burial will take place in the Preston Cemetery. Visitation will be held 10:00 – 12:00 noon Saturday, prior to the service at the funeral home. Family and friends are invited to share in Gloria’s life at ww…

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    Samuel E. Anderson

    July 22, 2018 Samuel E. Anderson Samuel E. Anderson, age 68, of Savanna, Illinois, passed away on Sunday, July 22, 2018 at Mercy Medical Center North in Clinton Iowa. Cremation Rites have been accorded. A memorial gathering will be held from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Thursday, July 26, 2018 at Law-Jones Funeral Home, Savanna. A memorial fund has been established in Samuel’s memory. Samuel was born on September 11, 1949, the son of William and Hazel (Green) Anderson in Savanna. He worked in the Roundh…

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    Allen J. Beyer

    July 20, 2018 Allen J. Beyer Allen J. Beyer, age 83, of Savanna, Illinois, passed away Friday, July 20, 2018 at home. A visitation will be held from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Friday, July 27, 2018 at Law-Jones Funeral Home, Savanna. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, July 28, 2018 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Derinda, Illinois. A visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will take place in the Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Derinda. A memorial fun…

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    Steven John Lawson

    July 18, 2018 Steven John Lawson Steven John Lawson, age 57, of Savanna, Illinois, passed away Wednesday, July 18, 2018, at home. Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial gathering will be held from 4:00-7:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at Law-Jones Funeral Home, Savanna. A memorial fund has been established. Steven was born October 21, 1960, in Oregon, Illinois, the son of John and Elsie (Beaston) Lawson. He attended Savanna High School. Steven worked as a boilermaker and was a jack…