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William "Harold" Petty, age 61 of Sterling, died Thursday, October 19, 2017 at Rock Falls Rehab and Health Care.

Harold was born on November 30, 1955 in Sterling, the son of William Dempsey Petty and Lena Mae (Cook) Petty. He retired from Reliant-RB&W Manufacturing in Rock Falls. Harold enjoyed collecting baseball memorabilia and albums. He had a love for music and was an avid Chicago Bears, Chicago White Sox and Nascar fan.

Survivors include his parents, Bill and Lena Petty of Rock Falls; two brothers, Jim (Laura) Petty of Rock Falls and Richard (Roxanne) Petty of Rock Falls; his nieces and nephews, Wesley Petty, Michael (Janice) Petty, Kelly (Andy) Upham, Matthew (Nicole) Petty, Joshua Petty, Samantha Petty (Jay Seeley), Misty (Scott) Piehn and Colleen Petty (Chad Nicks).

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Bob Petty and John Wesley Petty in infancy.

Cremation rites have been accorded with the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls.

A memorial will be scheduled at a later date.