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Thomas J. Eaglin
Thomas J. Eaglin, age 89, of Sterling, died Monday, November 27, 2017 at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Thomas was born on August 20, 1928 in Rock Falls the son of Samuel and Flossie (McNinch) Eaglin. He served in the US Army and later married Arvilla Thome on August 18, 1950. She preceded him in death on July 14, 2012. He was employed at Northwestern Steel and Wire in Sterling for 35 years.
Survivors include one daughter, Hollie Eaglin; one son, Terry (Cindy) Eaglin; three grandchildren; four great grandchildren; and two great great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife; parents; two sisters; and two brothers.
Visitation will be Friday, December 1, 2017 from 9:30 – 11:00 AM at the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls. Funeral services will be Friday at 11:00 AM at the funeral home with Chaplain Ken Lawson officiating. Burial with military honors will be at Riverside Cemetery in Sterling.
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