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“Remember Dan growing up in Harmon. He was a wonderful friend. I remember being young growing up and visiting my friend Becky and their mother at...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Donna May - Harwood Heights, IL

“My deepest sympathy is with all of those in who Dan has touched in his life. I pray the family and close friends are granted the strength to...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Jeff Martin - Waxahachie, TX

“Dan was a great guy and a dedicated employee and family man. We talk quite often over the past 5 years at dohrn and he will be missed. My prayers are...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Tim Olds - Sterling, IL

“Prayers for all. Dan was a good man that I had the pleasure to work with for the last 4 years. He will truly be missed. ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: Sara Marschanh - Sterling, IL

“sorry my will be missed. ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: Maurey Bragg - davenport, FL

“Sorry for your loss,Dan was a great coworker ”
6 of 7 | Posted by: Kathy Wolf - Sterling, IL

“Sorry to hear this my heart goes out to you we have A lot of good memories like when we all use to go down to grandma an grandpa Peterson for supper...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Robberta Dean - Sterling, IL

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Dan E. Royer, 58, of Lyndon, died Monday, September 26, 2016 at his home.

Born December 4, 1957 in Sterling, he was a son of Robert and Doris (Wallingford) Royer. He married Roxanne Sellnow on September 23, 1984 in Dixon. She preceded him in death on August 29, 2001.

Dan was a truck driver for Dohrn Trucking in Rock Falls for over 15 years. He attended Harmon United Methodist Church. He enjoyed riding his motorcycle, spending time with family and had a strong work ethic. Dan loved visiting his mom and helping cook Sunday dinners, feeding the squirrels and filling the bird feeders.

Those left to honor his memory include his son, Danny (Lacee) Royer of Amboy; a daughter, Shanna (Bill) Hillers of Polo; sisters, Delores Estes of Sylva, NC, Mary McCoy of Dixon, Cindy Griffin of Wyanet and Becky (Joe) Reyes of Dixon; a brother, Bob Royer of Harmon; and 3 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, his parents and a sister Janet Sims.

Visitation will be from 5:30-7 PM Friday at McDonald Funeral Home in Sterling. A prayer service will follow at 7:00 PM at the funeral home. Cremation will follow. A memorial has been established. To send condolences visit