William Speer obit
WILLIAM SPEER MOUNT CARROLL — William Speer, 88, died early Saturday at his home north of Mount Carroll. He was born July I, 1866, in Washington Township north of lere. He was married Oct. 14, 1908, to the former Susie Elizaaeth Curboy. Survivors include his wife; one son, Lyle Speer of Elizabeth; a stepson, Frank Gurboy of Rockford, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Funeral service was at 2 p.m. today at the Christian Funeral Home in Mount Carroll, with the Rev. C. A. Wicderander, pastor of Good Hope Lutheran Church in Massbach, officiating. Burial was in Zion Cemetery.