Rhonda Jo Ketchum, 61, of Lake Summerset, IL died at 6:14 p.m., June 8, 2023 at home surrounded by her loving family after a lengthy illness. She was born July 25, 1961 in Madison, WI the daughter of Joe Seim and Barb North. Rhonda graduated from Durand High School class of 1979, Received her Register Nurse Degree from Highland Community College. Rhonda married Curt M. Ketchum on June 11, 1994 in Durand, IL. Rhonda started her nursing career working at Wesley Willows and then worked at Rockford Memorial Hospital, retiring in 2021. She enjoyed watching football, Scooby Doo, raising her pet cats, pontooning on the Lake, spending time with friends and family. \n\nSurvivors include husband Curt; son Jordan (special friend Samantha); mother Barb North; sister Teresa; brother Tim (Cher); numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins; cats: Fatter and Panda.\n\nPredeceased by Father, brother Randy, step father Pat.\n\nA Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Cremations Rites to be Accorded.