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LaVern Oscar Meling

Rochelle, Ogle County, Illinois, USA
Death 10 Dec 1999 (aged 85)
De Kalb, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA
Burial Lindenwood, Ogle County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 102010523 · View Source
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Obituary (Rockford Register Star): Rochelle - LaVern Oscar Meling, 85, of Rochelle died Friday, Dec. 10, 1999, in Kishwaukee Community Hospital. Born Aug. 8, 1914, in Rochelle to Oscar and Mary Henry Meling. Married Margaret Jean Dailey on Aug. 4, 1939 in Oregon, Ill. He farmed for 40 years in Lindenwood before retiring in 1930. Member of Lindenwood Union Church. Survivors include wife, Margaret; son, Barry (Elaine) Meling of Rockford; daughter, Lynnetta (Ron) Engelkes of Concord, Calif.; grandsons, Jeffery, Mark and Scott; stepgrandson, Tom Hand of Algonquin; brothers, Clarence Meling of Monmuth and Melvin (Jeanette) Meling of Batavia; sisters Mildred Detweiler of Rock Falls, Helen (LaVerne) Friday of Belvidere and Cathy (Robert) Moore of Caledonia; many nieces and nephews.

Memorial service at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 17, in Lindenwood Union Church with the Rev. Les and Rev. Pat McClelland officiating. Visitation from 10 a.m. to service time Friday in the church. Interment at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial established for the church. Arrangements by Unger-Horner Funeral Home, 400 N. Sixth St.

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  • Created by: Roger and Sue Cramer
  • Added: 11 Dec 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 102010523
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for LaVern Oscar Meling (8 Aug 1914–10 Dec 1999), Find A Grave Memorial no. 102010523, citing Lindenwood Cemetery, Lindenwood, Ogle County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Roger and Sue Cramer (contributor 46098898) .