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“Lauren, I am deeply saddened for you, Laura, Dan and Janey. Losing your best friend and love of your life is like walking with a limp. We never get...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Julie Sutton - Pecatonica, IL

“Sorry to hear of Carolyn's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Friends from Arland Street Gary and Linda Koser ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: Gary Koser - Harmom, IL - Friend

“Laura, I'm so sorry to hear this news. You and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers. ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Lynn Whiting - Schaumburg, IL

“Laura-I'm so very sorry. There are no words that I can say to help comfort you; but know that I am keeping you and your family in my prayers. ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: Michelle Schultz - Iowa City, IA

“Oh Laura. I am so sorry about your Mom. I know how it feels. You and your family are in my prayers. ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: Joy Colberg - Rock Falls, IL

“so sorry Bud ”
6 of 7 | Posted by: Jo Ann Canady - Rock Falls, IL

“Loved this family. Lots of memories ”
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Caroline L. McCune, age 76 of Rock Falls, died Saturday, September 26, 2020.

Caroline was born on October 13, 1943 in Chilhowie, VA, the daughter of Daniel and Anna Louise (Dowell) Dean. She married the love of her life, Lauren McCune, on May 13, 1961 in Sterling. Caroline worked at JcPenny's in Sterling for 20 years. In her early years, she loved to go bowling, ride motorcycles, go camping and traveling and in her later years, she enjoyed watching Westerns. Caroline was a member of Bethel Reformed Church in Sterling, where she would attend regularly.

Survivors include her husband of 59 years, Lauren; her daughter, Laura (Ed) Hoyle of Rock Falls; her son, Daniel McCune of Rock Falls; her sister, Mary Jane (Richard) Dirks of Rock Falls; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Masks and social distancing will be enforced for a visitation on Thursday, October 1, 2020 from 9:30 – 11:00 A.M. at Bethel Reformed Church in Sterling. Funeral service will follow at 11:00 A.M. at the church with Pastor Grant Mulder officiating. Burial will conclude at Oak Knoll Memorial Park in Sterling.