Memorials and Memories for the Sons of Norway
Ray Knutson passed on,
Visitation and Funeral January 26, 2017
Raymond P. Knutson
June 13, 1936 - January 20, 2017
Raymond P. Knutson, 80, of Davis Junction passed away Friday January 20, 2017 at his residence with family by his side.
Raymond was born on June 13, 1936 in Dunn County, WI the son of Harry and Ruth (Peterson) Knutson. He married Sally A. Junck on February 28, 1959. Raymond was of the Lutheran faith. He belonged to the Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 23 for over 50 years and then became a Building Inspector for Loves Park for 9 years. Raymond taught apprentices the trade at Local 23 for many years.
He was a member of the Ellida Lodge where he was Chief for 30 years, he was also a member of the Lithuanian Club, was a lifetime member of the 3 L Club, Harmony Sportsman's Club, Association of Clubs. He was Past President, Treasure and board member of the Sons of Norway and Grand Chief of the IOV where he served 22 years on the council.
Raymond is survived by his wife Sally; daughter Vickie Knutson; son Steven Robert Knutson; 3 grandsons, 1 granddaughter and 5 great-grandchildren; brother Harlen (Lorna) Knutson; sisters Inez Satter, Sandra (Thomas) Werner and Victoria (Stanley) Cronk; several nieces and nephews.
Raymond was preceded in death by his parents; brothers Oris, Wesley, Gaylon, Delmer and Richard; sister's Marion and Lorraine Knutson.
A service to celebrate Raymond's life will be 11:00 am on Thursday January 26, 2017 at Sunset Funeral Home 8800 N. Alpine Road in Machesney Park. Visitation will be from 10:00 am until time of service on Thursday at the funeral home. Entombment will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens
Jacqueline R. Iverson 1941—2018
Jacqueline R. Iverson, 76, of Rockford passed away Monday, October 22, 2018. Born December 28, 1941, in Wauwatosa, WI to James and Alice (Lundin) Harwick. Married Curtis James Iverson on May 15, 1965, in Rockford. Survived by daughter, Kristy Iverson. Predeceased by husband.
Memorial services to be held at a later date. Honquest Family Funeral Home with Crematory, Mulford Chapel, Loves Park is honored to have assisted the family. To share a memory or condolence please visit www.honqestfh.com
Jackie was a long time member of SON Valhall Lodge as is Kristy now. There was a Celebration of Life for Jackie on Sat. Nov. 3rd at Independence Village where she resided for several years. Cards can be sent to Kristy Iverson at the following address: 2732 Knight Ave., Rockford, IL 61101-4249