Isla J. (Losey) Minns, 86, of Loves Park passed away Sunday, July 7, 2019, in her home, surrounded by family.  Born October 3, 1932, in Canton, WI, daughter of Glenn and Irma (Candler) Losey.  Graduated from Cameron High School, Class of 1950.  Following graduation, she moved to the Rockford area.  Married Robert H. Minns on November 3, 1956, in Dubuque, IA.  Formerly employed by Woodward Governor for 7 years.  Part owner of Sahara Tavern, with her husband, for 27 years.  Survivors include her daughter, Beth (Bob) Larsen; grandchildren, Lindsey (Adam) Reimer, Jason Larsen, Cory (Shawn) Engesetter and Adam Engesetter; great-grandchildren, Audrey, MaKenna, Kayli, Saydee, Avaleigh, Jaxon, Hazel, Greyson and Lane; several nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by her husband; daughter, Becky Engesetter; and brother, Jack Losey.

Service at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, July 11, in Delehanty Funeral Home, Ltd., 401 River Lane, Loves Park, with visitation from 11:30 a.m. to service time. Entombment in Sunset Memorial Gardens.  In lieu of flowers, a memorial will be established.  For complete obituary, visit

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