James D. Mackeben

  • Born: September 19, 1936
  • Died: August 8, 2019
  • Location: Rock Falls, Illinois

McDonald Funeral Home

1002 12th Avenue
Rock Falls, IL 61071

Tel. (815) 626-6311

Tribute & Message From The Family


James D. Mackeben, age 82, of Rock Falls, passed away peacefully at home on August 8, 2019.

Jim was born September 19, 1936 the son of Roy and Gladys Mackeben. He retired from driving truck for several years and was known as "Little Jimmy Dickens" to his truck driving family. Jim was a member of the Rock Falls Eagles Club Aerie 2783.

He is survived by his wife, Charlene; his children and their families; a brother, Denny (Anne) Mackeben; and a special friend, Diana Smith.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his son, Steven.

There will be no services per Jim's wishes. Cremation rites have been accorded. There will be a Celebration of Life at a later date.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Enjoyed working with Jim at Dohrn! Great driver. RIP old friend

Posted by Jerry & Suzanne Dir - Sterling, IL - Friend   August 12, 2019