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Carol L. Ferguson

May 6, 1943 December 12, 2008
Carol L. Ferguson
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Obituary for Carol L. Ferguson

Winnebago - Carol L. Ferguson, 65, of Winnebago, died Friday morning, December 12, 2008, in her home, surrounded by her loving family, after a courageous battle with breast cancer. Born May 6, 1943, in St. Louis, Mo., the daughter of James and Dorothy (Schelecte) Frieze. She graduated from Normandy High School, Mo., in 1962. Carol married Ronald Ferguson on June 13, 1964, in Hanley Hills, Mo., and immediately came to Winnebago where Ron was teaching. She was a member of St. Louis Order of Eastern Star. Carol's passion was being mom and grandma and dearly loved watching the Winnebago High School's basketball games. She also enjoyed sewing, crocheting, reading, and taking care of others.

Carol is lovingly survived by her husband, Ron Ferguson; daughters, Judie Ferguson-Hauser and Stephanie Ferguson; and grandchildren, Allysen, David and Curtis Hauser, all of Winnebago; cousin, Sandra (Richard) Schnare of North Carolina; and honorary granddaughters, Breanna and Brittani Koning of Pecatonica.

She was predeceased by her parents.

Carol's family would like to thank the Winnebago School community and the nurses and staff at A-3, Rockford Memorial Hospital and ACT Medical for their tremendous care and support.

Funeral Information

Service is at 11:00 a.m., Monday, December 15, 2008, in Genandt Funeral Home, 602 N. Elida St., Winnebago, with the Rev. Rick Neblock, pastor of Winnebago United Methodist Church, officiating. Burial in Winnebago Cemetery. Visitation 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Sunday, December 14, 2008, in the funeral home.


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