Simone S. Brookens, 55, Janesville, died Monday, Jan.15, at home. Private services will be held at a later date. Whitcomb-Lynch Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Janesville, is assisting the family.

Donald R. Cook, 73, Janesville, died Tuesday at Rock Haven Nursing Home, Janesville. Arrangements are pending at Schneider Funeral Home & Crematory, Janesville.

Clement Edward Ford, 94, Winnebago, Illinois, died Friday at Prairie View Assisted Living, Winnebago, Illinois. A memorial celebration will be from noon to 3 p.m. Tuesday at Prairie View Assisted Living, Winnebago, Illinois.

Irwin A. Graham, 81, Delavan, died Tuesday at home. Arrangements are pending with the Monroe Funeral Home, Delavan.

John C. Jess, 85, Beloit, died Monday at Huntington Place Memory Care, Janesville. Services will be at 5 p.m. Saturday at Whitcomb-Lynch Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Janesville. Visitation will be from 3 p.m. until time of services Saturday the funeral home.

Lynn A. “Cruiser” Kraus, 68, Janesville, died Monday at Life Care Hospital of Wisconsin, Pewaukee. Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Henke-Clarson Funeral Home, Janesville. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Dorothy M. Phillips, 92, Monroe, formerly of Woodford, died on Tuesday, at Monroe Clinic Hospital, Monroe. Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Wiota Lutheran Church, Wiota. Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Shriner-Hager-Gohlke Funeral Home, Monroe.

GazetteXtra.com does not condone or review every comment. Read more in our Commenter Policy Agreement

  • Keep it clean. Comments that are obscene, vulgar or sexually oriented will be removed. Creative spelling of such terms or implied use of such language is banned, also.
  • Don't threaten to hurt or kill anyone.
  • Be nice. No racism, sexism or any other sort of -ism that degrades another person.
  • Harassing comments. If you are the subject of a harassing comment or personal attack by another user, do not respond in-kind. Use the "Report comment abuse" link below to report offensive comments.
  • Share what you know. Give us your eyewitness accounts, background, observations and history.
  • Do not libel anyone. Libel is writing something false about someone that damages that person's reputation.
  • Ask questions. What more do you want to know about the story?
  • Stay focused. Keep on the story's topic.
  • Help us get it right. If you spot a factual error or misspelling, email newsroom@gazettextra.com or call 1-800-362-6712.
  • Remember, this is our site. We set the rules, and we reserve the right to remove any comments that we deem inappropriate.

Report comment abuse