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Richard Weston Kilroy, age 83, of Rock Falls, died Friday, March 10, 2017 at his home.

Richard was born October 19, 1933 in Morrison the son of Robert and Juanita (Matthews) Kilroy. He married Helen Marie Reynolds on October 10, 1961 in Rock Falls. She preceded him in death on December 18, 2000. He married Ruth Knowles on September 12, 2014 in Sterling. He was employed at Northwestern Steel and Wire as a crane operator for 10 years.

Survivors include his wife of Rock Falls; three sons, William (Julie) DeLaporte of the Phillipenes, Dana Mark (Teri-Lynn) Kilroy of Orlando, Fla. and David Weston Kilroy of Rock Falls; two daughters, Joanne (Tom) Hicks of Ind. and Dawn Marie Coulter of Orlando, Fla.; three sisters, Roberta Zivney, Marjorie Willett and Karen Crebo all of Rock Falls; one brother, Darrell (Susie) Culver of Rock Falls; fifteen grandchildren; and several great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his first wife; his parents; one sister, Carolyn Fargher; and two brothers, Ivan Kilroy and Butch Culver.

Cremation rites will be accorded. There are no services.

Arrangements were completed by the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls.