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“I'm so very sorry for your lost ,,,, may God bless you with good spirits!! ”
1 of 2 | Posted by: Tammy Engelkens - Rock Falls, IL

“Teresa and Ron sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful lady I have alot of memories growing up across the street. Sending prayers to the family. ”
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Carrie Burgess, 76, a resident of Rock Falls, died on Wednesday morning, April 17, 2019 at Central Du Page Hospital in Winfield.

Carrie was born on February 6, 1943 in Skygusty, West Virginia to Calvin and Eula (Duncan) Harman.

She married Ronald Burgess on March 2, 1961 in Dixon.

Carrie enjoyed sewing, doing arts and crafts and baking. Her family favorite was her German Chocolate Cake and her corn bread. She loved and cherished her family very much and was proud to take care of each of them.

Those left to honor her memory include her husband Ronald of Rock Falls; her daughter, Teresa Cramer of Sterling; her grandchildren, Justin (Shandi) Cramer, Jerrod Cramer and Ryan Cramer; and her great grandchildren, Maci Cramer and Carson Cramer; her two sisters, Frances Denham of Rock Falls and Shirley Beyer of Sterling.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two sons, Ronald and Brian Burgess.

Cremation rites will be accorded. A gathering of family and friends will be held on Friday, April 19th from 5-7 PM at the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls. A memorial has been established in her memory.