Barbara Plotner, 48, rural Deer Grove, Ill., died Aril 5, 2000, at CGH Medical Center, Sterling.
Services are 10 a.m. Monday at 1st Presbyterian Church, Sterling. Burial is in Oak Knoll Memorial Park, Sterling. Visitation is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday at McDonald Funeral Home, Rock Falls. Memorials go to the church.
She was born Jan. 15, 1951, in Sterling to Junior and Helen Shaw Spencer. She married Michael Plotner Nov. 3, 1989.
Surviving are her husband; children, Angela, Amy and Brent Fischbach, all of Rock Falls, and Cameron Plotner, at home, four grandchildren; father and step-mother, Junior and Bernice Spence, Sterling; sisters, Luann Comin, East Moline, and Mary Jo Edge and Kimberly Whiles, both of Sterling; two step-sisters, and three stepbrothers. (CLIPPED FROM The Dispatch, Moline, Illinois, 08 Apr 2000, Sat., Page 7)