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John V. Showers

November 17, 1916 ~ January 14, 2017 (age 100)

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John V. Showers 100

Rockford, Passed away on Saturday, January 14, 2017 in the Villa at P.A. Peterson. Born November 17, 1916 in Rockford to John and Katherine Shawer. Married Leona B. Baily in Rockford on July 30, 1966. John was formerly a tool maker for Anderson Brothers Manufacturing for 30 years retiring in 1982. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII. Member of Second Congregational-First Presbyterian Church; Star in the East Masonic Lodge #166; Valley of Freeport Scottish Rite Bodies; Tebala Shrine Center and the Tebala Klowns Unit.

Survivors include, daughter Barbara (Jay) Nelson of Kansas; sons Steven (Peg) Showers of Rockford and Jeffrey (Lucy) Showers of North Carolina; 7 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren; predeceased by his Parents, wives, Alice Showers and Leona Showers; sister, Kathryn Newton; granddaughter, Barakah Nelson.

Masonic Services will be at 12:45 p.m., Friday, January 20, 2017   followed by funeral services at 1:00 p.m. with Rev.  Rebecca White-Newgren, pastor of Second Congregational – First Presbyterian Church, officiating  at Anderson-Long-Klontz Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Ltd. 6825 Weaver Road. Burial in Willwood Burial Park. Memorials may be given to the organization of donor’s choice.

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 Service Information

Masonic Service
Friday
January 20, 2017

12:45 PM
Anderson-Long-Klontz Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Ltd.
6825 Weaver Rd
Rockford, IL 61114

Funeral Service
Friday
January 20, 2017

1:00 PM
Anderson-Long-Klontz Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Ltd.
6825 Weaver Rd
Rockford, IL 61114


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