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Delores A. Burton, 84, of Rockford, passed away on November 25, 2018. Born May 20, 1934 in Arpin, WI, the daughter of Alferd and Ruth (Salzwedal) Feldt. After attending Pittsville High School, Delores attended Beauty Culture School and worked as a self-employed hairdresser. She married Arthur J. Burton on Mar. 17, 1955; he predeceased her Feb. 2, 2017. Delores was a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church, Rockford Harmony Singing Society, the Ladies Auxiliary of Belvidere and the Illinois VFW Lodge.

She is survived by daughters, Kathy (Sam) Tardio, Karen (Mike) Koonmen, Karol (Steve) Livingston, and Kelly (Eldon Stone) Burton; grandchildren, Eric Tardio, Nicole Livingston, Andrew Koonmen and Victoria (Jay) Fieldhouse; sister, Arlene Miller, brother, David Feldt and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Predeceased by her parents; and brother, William Feldt.

Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. on Friday, November 30, 2018 at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 827 16th St. Rockford with Reverend Kevin Olson officiating. Burial in Arlington Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 10:00 to 10:45 a.m. prior to the service in the church. Charitable gifts may be left to the family for a memorial to be established.

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  1. Marilyn Fitz

    I am so sorry we are unable to attend the services. Linda and Lori are unable to take off work, and I don't drive in this kind of weather. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you. Marilyn Fitz, Linda and Lori

  2. Lori (Fitz) Glenn

    Kathy, Karen, Karol, and Kelly Your Mom was a very special lady and I have many fond memories of her. She was always very kind and caring. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this difficult time.

  3. jeri feldt

    my prayers and thoughts are with all of you at this time.your mom was a great person and very well thoughts will be with all of you as you lay your mom to rest.

  4. Tim DeVlieger

    Kathy Karen Karol Kelly I am so sorry to hear about your Mom. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

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