Jordan Patrick Kingsbury


ROCHELLE – Jordan Patrick Kingsbury, 72, passed away Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Jordan was born June 19, 1947 in Rochelle, the son of Bernard R. and Mary Rita (Duffy) Kingsbury. He married Juana Villalobos Gonzalez on Dec. 15, 1972.

 Jordan worked as a machinist, operating his own business. He enjoyed rebuilding tractors, tinkering, and wine making. His greatest passion was fishing and he even made his own lures.

Jordan is survived by his wife, Juana; children Juana (Mike) Kulwicki, Cuca (Travis) Kingsbury, Cleto Kingsbury, Rita (Brian) Etscheid, Bernie (Becky) Kingsbury, and Michael (Christa) Kingsbury; grandchildren, Joe Kulwicki, Josh (Sarah) Kulwicki, Jordan Draves, Olivia Etscheid, Anna Etscheid, Blake Yancy, Alyssa Yancy, Ryan Kingsbury, and Collin Kingsbury; great-grandchildren, Maddison Kulwicki, Spencer Kulwicki, Eleanor Kulwicki, and Meredith Kulwicki; a brother, Mike Kingsbury; and two sisters, Nancy Henna and Joanna (Scott) Polzin.

In addition to his parents, Bernard and Rita Kingsbury, Jordan is preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Hardy Henna.

Funeral service took place at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 at the Unger-Horner Funeral Home, 400 N. 6th St. in Rochelle with Pastor Dave Rogula officitating. Visitation was from 9 a.m. until the time of service on Wednesday at the funeral home. Interment followed in White Rock Cemetery in Kings. A memorial has been established. Please visit to sign the online guest book.