Ethel Bryeans, 88, of Poplar Grove, Illinois, died peacefully February 5, 2019, in Rockford, Illinois. She was born October 14, 1930 in Fairbury, Illinois to Frank and Martha Kaisner. Ethel married the love of her life, Robert Bryeans, on January 25, 1959 in Fairbury, Illinois. She was a member of First United Methodist Church and was involved in the ladies group at the church as well as the Belvidere Woman’s Club. Ethel loved bowling, spending time with her grandchildren, and going out to lunch with her friends.
Ethel is loved and dearly missed by her husband, Robert; children, Diane (Tim) Pollard and Scott (Charlene) Bryeans; grandchildren, Michael, Steven, Natalie, Laura, Ashley, and Carly; and siblings, Evelyn Yoder, Marlene Kigar, and Glenn Kaisner. She was preceded in death by her parents; and brothers, Willis, Earl, and Dennis Kaisner.
A visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Thursday, February 7, 2019, at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave. Belvidere, Illinois, 61008. Another short visitation will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. on Friday, February 8, 2019, at First United Methodist Church, 610 Bonus Ave. Belvidere, IL 61008. Funeral Service will be at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, February 8, 2019 at First United Methodist Church. Memorials in Ethel’s name may be made out to the Parkinson’s Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street Suite 800 Miami, FL 33131. To light a candle or share a condolence please visit www.AndersonFCS.com.