"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Sunday, May 24th, 2015
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 4:56:30, May 22nd 2015 - Shame on you - "A gun is an instrument of death. It is designed for one purpose, to k ... [Read More]
- 1:35:20, May 22nd 2015 - Michael - As a Navy veteran I salute Ron Scheevel for his service and sacrifice in Vi ... [Read More]
- 12:48:16, May 22nd 2015 - Kim Wentworth - a couple of points in response. the NRA has had a long history in gu ... [Read More]
- 11:57:35, May 22nd 2015 - RogerClegg - Re felon voting: Glad this bill failed. If you aren’t willing to fo ... [Read More]
- 12:15:00, May 20th 2015 - Shorty - Makes me feel pretty old when I read about people I knew. I would like to ... [Read More]
- 11:34:36, May 20th 2015 - SV80 - To Future: I can empathize with your regarding Hawkeye63. He exhibits all t ... [Read More]
- 12:49:06, May 19th 2015 - future - @Hawkeye63 My entire argument has been based on legal civil rights argument ... [Read More]
- 7:22:50, May 19th 2015 - hawkeye63 - There you have it fellow citizens, I sure hope America is paying attentio ... [Read More]
- 6:06:44, May 18th 2015 - Redhorse51 - Thank you for a great read. Like an addicting mini-series, I could not ... [Read More]
- 7:26:03, May 17th 2015 - future - @Hawkeye63 I'm going to address your post per sentence to make it clearer ... [Read More]
Fri, Jan 2nd, 2004
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Norbert J. Van Der Heyden, 81, of Belvidere, Ill., formerly of Cresco, died December 26, 2003 at Northwoods Healthcare Center in Belvidere following a long illness.
He was born Sept. 21, 1922, in Cresco and served in the Navy from 1944 to 1946. In April 1967, he married Betty Birtwistle in Belvidere. After his military discharge, he worked for Balk Lime and Ready Mix in Cresco, then owned a trucking business in Cresco, and after moving to Belvidere, was employed by Chrysler Corp. for 36 years until his retirement. He was a member of St. James Catholic Church and United Auto Workers Local 1268. Survivors include two brothers, Elmer and Roger, both of Rochester; and a sister, Evelyn Gibbs of Chester, Ill. He was preceded in death by his wife and two sisters. The funeral for Norbert J. Van Der Heyden was December 31, 2003 at Assumption Worship Center in Cresco. Burial was in Calvary Cemetery in Cresco. Conway Funeral Home in Cresco was in charge of arrangements.