"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Sunday, November 29th, 2015
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 9:41:05, Nov 27th 2015 - WoW - As a long time reader of your paper I think it should stay how it is. It's a ch ... [Read More]
- 1:35:05, Nov 26th 2015 - consaredumb - The most vocal people are always the most ignorant. ... [Read More]
- 2:58:00, Nov 25th 2015 - James1952 - The word on the street is that the folks who own the land above the schoo ... [Read More]
- 10:17:32, Nov 25th 2015 - - Yes it does take money to operate schools and keep buildings open. If the high s ... [Read More]
- 9:09:47, Nov 25th 2015 - @Says - Bottom line... it takes money to operate & keep open school buildings. Yes, I ... [Read More]
- 7:57:56, Nov 25th 2015 - nature man - I think y'all are in denial. Atrazine in all your well, shallow aquifer ... [Read More]
- 10:20:12, Nov 24th 2015 - - It's about the money? What an ignorant comment. Is that what you teach your kid ... [Read More]
- 9:20:20, Nov 24th 2015 - reader - What an inspiring message! Thank you! ... [Read More]
- 8:07:37, Nov 24th 2015 - Stan Gudmundson - I've never responded to any comments made about anything I've writt ... [Read More]
- 8:02:03, Nov 24th 2015 - Stan Gudmundson - I've never responded to any comments made about anything I've writt ... [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.