- ADVERTISEMENT -

Celebrity Obituaries

Review this week's trending celebrity news stories

McDonald Funeral Home and Tributes.com bring you a list of their most recent obituaries. Each entry contains a link to the full obituary which has all of the wake and funeral service information, and where you may leave your condolences in the memory book.

Through our advanced obituary search, you may search our database of obituaries by name, location, date of death and keywords.

  • Bernadine  A.  Coats Obituary Photo
    Bernadine A. Coats, 88 Sterling, Illinois

    December 13, 1930 - September 4, 2019

    Bernadine A. Coats, age 88 of Sterling, Illinois, passed away peacefully Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at Rock River Hospice. Bernadine was born on December 13, 1930 in Metamora, Illinois to Henry A. and Lillian A. ...

    more

  • Donald J.  Egan Obituary Photo
    Donald J. Egan, 80 Rock Falls, Illinois

    June 4, 1939 - September 2, 2019

    Donald J. Egan, 80 of Rock Falls died Monday September 2, 2019 at his home. He was born on June 4, 1939 in Sterling the son of Paul Francis and Helen Lorraine (Buxton) Egan. He married Sharon L. Richardson October 29...

    more

  • Leon Neese Obituary Photo
    Leon Neese, 83 Sterling, Illinois

    August 30, 1935 - June 20, 2019

    Leon Neese, 83, a resident of Sterling, died on Thursday evening, June 20, 2019 at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. Born on August 30, 1935 in Sterling, he was a son of Dacre Leon and Louise (Weiss) Neese. On October...

    more

  • Mary Rita Corrigan Obituary Photo
    Mary Rita Corrigan, 69 Sterling, Illinois

    February 3, 1950 - April 27, 2019

    Mary "Rita" (Long) Corrigan, 69, of Sterling passed away at Rock River Hospice & Home on April 27, 2019. Rita was born February 3, 1950 in Pittsburgh, PA to Merle Robert & Mary Margaret (Hannigan) Long, Sr. She grew up...

    more

  • Ronald VenDenBerghe Obituary Photo
    Ronald VenDenBerghe, 76 Sterling, Illinois

    July 13, 1942 - April 18, 2019

    Ronald A. VanDenBerghe, 76 of Sterling died Thursday April 18, 2019 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on July 13, 1942 in Kewanee, IL the son of Albert August and Mabel Nellie (Moon)...

    more

  • Ruth Carol Garriott Obituary Photo
    Ruth Carol Garriott, 85 Sterling, Illinois

    December 16, 1933 - April 14, 2019

    Ruth C. Garriott, 85 of Sterling died Sunday April 14, 2019 at the Citadel of Sterling. She was born on December 16, 1933 in Sterling, the daughter of Martin L. and Florence Bernice (McPherson) Janssen and was a 1951...

    more

  • Mary Ellen Clary Obituary Photo
    Mary Ellen Clary, 88 Sterling, Illinois

    November 26, 1930 - April 10, 2019

    Mary Ellen Clary, age 88 of Sterling, died Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at Rock River Hospice and Home in Sterling. Mary Ellen was born on November 26, 1930 in Nelson, IL, the daughter of Fred and Ruth (Johnson) Black....

    more

  • Nancy Ann Webb Obituary Photo
    Nancy Ann Webb, 60 Sterling, Illinois

    May 5, 1958 - March 27, 2019

    Nancy Ann Webb, 60, of Sterling, died on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. Nancy was born on May 5, 1958 in Sterling to Ira and Iva Jean (Stanfield) Kessler. She was a housekeeper at...

    more

  • Josephine Ewbank Obituary Photo
    Josephine Ewbank, 102 Sterling, Illinois

    March 14, 1917 - March 14, 2019

    Josephine Ewbank, 102, born in Las Cruces, New Mexico and formerly of Sterling, passed away Thursday, March 14, 2019, at Presence Cor Mariae Nursing Home, in Rockford. Surviving are sister, Francis "Butchie" (Vincent)...

    more

  • Deana K. Duncan Obituary Photo
    Deana K. Duncan, 62 Sterling, Illinois

    December 8, 1956 - January 22, 2019

    Deana K. Duncan, 62, of Sterling, died on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at her home. She was born on December 8, 1956 in Kokomo, Indiana to Charles and Lela (Cox) Smith. She married Ty Duncan on June 6, 2015. Deana...

    more

  • Virginia Mae Belisle Obituary Photo
    Virginia Mae Belisle, 97 Sterling, Illinois

    April 10, 1921 - January 15, 2019

    Virginia M. Belisle, 97, of Sterling, died on Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at her home. She was born on April 10, 1921 in Lanark to Fred and Ena (Atherton) Wentz. She was united in marriage to Clifford Belisle on July...

    more

  • Cynthia A. Montanez Obituary Photo
    Cynthia A. Montanez, 67 Sterling, Illinois

    March 3, 1951 - January 2, 2019

    Cynthia A. Montanez, 67, of Sterling, died on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at her home. She was born on March 3, 1951 in Sterling to John and Ernestine (Penaflor) Barron. She was a homemaker and attended St. Mary...

    more

  • Hazel E Capp Obituary Photo
    Hazel E Capp, 105 Sterling, Illinois

    August 3, 1913 - December 1, 2018

    Hazel Capp, 105, died Saturday December 1, 2018 in Sterling. She was born in Coleta on August 3, 1913, the daughter of Edward Elizabeth (Gaffey) Morris - and was a lifelong resident of Sterling. She married Clarence...

    more

  • Jeannette K Koster Obituary Photo
    Jeannette K Koster, 78 Monticello, Wisconsin

    October 2, 1940 - November 23, 2018

    On Friday, November 23, 2018, Jeannette K. Koster (formerly Jeannette K. Bruns, Nee Jeannette K. Hinrichs), was welcomed home to the Lord. She was born on October 2, 1940. Jean's strong faith carried her through her...

    more

  • Margie C. Sommers Obituary Photo
    Margie C. Sommers, 82 Rock Falls, Illinois

    January 5, 1936 - August 30, 2018

    Margie C. Sommers, 82 of Rock Falls, died Thursday, August 30, 2018 at home. Margie was born on January 5, 1936 in Sterling, the daughter of Theodore and Stella Wessels. She married Carl Sommers on June 16, 1956 in...

    more

  • Duane Armstrong Obituary Photo
    Duane Armstrong, 73 Sterling, Illinois

    November 29, 1944 - August 25, 2018

    Duane Armstrong, 73 of Sterling died Saturday August 25, 2018 at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. He was born on November 29, 1944 the son of Emmett and Mary Ellen (Eberly) Armstrong. He married the former Teresa...

    more

  • Dorothy M. Brown Obituary Photo
    Dorothy M. Brown, 88 Sterling, Illinois

    December 13, 1929 - July 5, 2018

    Dorothy M. Brown, 88, of Sterling, died on Thursday, July 5, 2018 at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. She was born on December 13, 1929 in Tampico to Walter and Betty (Peterson) Anderson. She married Robert Brown on...

    more

  • Jorge Serena Garibay Obituary Photo
    Jorge Serena Garibay, 88 Sterling, Illinois

    January 25, 1930 - June 24, 2018

    Jorge Serena Garibay, 88, of Sterling, died on Sunday morning, June 24, 2018 at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. He was born on January 25, 1930 in Zamora, Michoacan, Mexico to Ramon Garibay Ortega and Emilia Serena...

    more

  • Paul Van Oosten Obituary Photo
    Paul Van Oosten, 94 Sterling, Illinois

    June 5, 1923 - May 9, 2018

    Paul Van Oosten, 94, of Sterling, died on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at Rock River Home and Hospice. He was born on June 5, 1923 in Newton Township to Adolf and Marie (Lantinga) Van Oosten. He married Frances Stultz on...

    more

  • Jean  M. Wagenknecht Obituary Photo
    Jean M. Wagenknecht, 88 Sterling, Illinois

    February 10, 1930 - May 9, 2018

    Jean Marie Wagenknecht, age 88 of Sterling, died Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at Regency Care of Sterling. Jean was born on February 10, 1930 in Janesville, WI, the daughter of Oliver and Hazel (Swanson) Haugen. She...

    more

  • Marjorie Bowman Obituary Photo
    Marjorie Bowman, 86 Sterling, Illinois

    July 3, 1931 - February 17, 2018

    Marjorie Mable Bryant Bowman, age 86 of Sterling, died Saturday, February 17, 2018 at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. Marjorie was born on July 3, 1931 in Spring Valley, IL, the daughter of George M. and Anna W. ...

    more

  • David Anthony Clayton Obituary Photo
    David Anthony Clayton, 41 Rock Falls, Illinois

    July 3, 1976 - January 23, 2018

    David A. Clayton, 41, of Rock Falls, died on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at OSF St. Anthony Medical Center in Rockford. He was born on July 3, 1976 in Sterling to Anthony Wayne and Karen Jean (Kelsey) Clayton. David...

    more

  • Evan D. Kuhlemier Obituary Photo
    Evan D. Kuhlemier, 80 Rock Falls, Illinois

    December 10, 1937 - December 29, 2017

    Evan D. Kuhlemier, 80 of Rock Falls died Friday December 29, 2017 at Rock River Home and Hospice in Sterling. He was born on December 10, 1937 in Milledgeville, IL the son of Verlin and Gladys (Daehler) Kuhlemier and...

    more

  • Gabriel Huett, 17 Adrian, Michigan

    January 6, 2000 - December 24, 2017

    Gabriel Alexander Huett, 17 of Adrian, MI and formerly of the area, died Sunday December 24, 2017. Gabriel was born on January 6, 2000 in Alsip, IL the son of Bradley A. and Helen (Schueler) Huett. Gabriel was a...

    more

  • Catherine Mae Buckingham Obituary Photo
    Catherine Mae Buckingham, 89 Sterling, Illinois

    August 30, 1928 - December 22, 2017

    Catherine Mae Buckingham, 89, of Sterling, died on Friday, December 22, 2017 at Rock River Hospice and Home in Sterling. Catherine was born on August 30, 1928 in Kewanee to Herbert and Catherine (Huber) Whitmer. ...

    more