Verlo Jon DeWall

Verlo Jon DeWall

SHANNON — Verlo Jon DeWall, 81, of Shannon, passed away peacefully on February 22, 2023 at Swedish American Heart Hospital in Rockford. Born June 22, 1941, to John and Elva DeWall.

Verlo leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife of 58 years, Ardath, their devoted sons Steve (Mary) DeWall, and Jeff (Lori) DeWall, beloved grandchildren Alyssa DeWall, Seth (fiancé Amanda Zahm) Posey, Brooklyn and Bryce DeWall, siblings Donald (Marian) DeWall, Eldon (Elsie) DeWall, Leola Juergens, and Anita (Robert) DeVries, brother-in-law Alan (Sherry) Flack, and numerous nieces and nephews.  Verlo was preceded in death by his parents, parents-in-law Leonard and Lois Flack, brother-in-law, Kenneth Juergens, and sister-in-law, Charlene Krum.

Visitation will be held at Burke-Tubbs Funeral Home, 504 N. Walnut Ave., Freeport on Monday, February 27, 2023, 2 - 7 pm. Funeral service will be held at Forreston Grove Church, 7246 N. Freeport Rd, Forreston on Tuesday, February 28 at 10:30am, with Ken Renkes officiating. A memorial fund has been established.

For a complete obituary or to sign Verlo’s guest book and share a memory, please go to burketubbs.com. Friends may contact Burke-Tubbs Funeral Homes, Freeport, for additional information.