Dalbert Gustav Schuelke, age 83 of Rockford, passed away Thursday, July 26, 2012. He was preceded in death by his son Kurt Jon Schuelke. He is survived by his children, Karl (Sandy) Schuelke, Karen Jacqmain, Kelly Chase; grandchildren, Kristina (Ryan) Zimmerman, Melissa Schuelke, Vicky Rae Chase; and great grandchildren, Noah and Juno. Dalbert served in the Air Force during the Korean Conflict. Private services were held by the family.