- July 19, 1927 - November 29, 2012
- Mineral, Illinois
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Darl Vance, age 85, of Mineral, died Thursday, November 29, 2012 at East Moline Nursing and Rehab.
Darl was born July 19, 1927 in Princeton the son of Leroy and Blanche (Skaggs) Vance. He served in the US Army during WWII and later married Janetta Hemminger on October 2, 1948 in Sterling. He was employed by Northwestern Steel and Wire in Sterling for 35 years.
Survivors include his wife of Mineral; one daughter, Connie DeWaele of Rock Falls; four sons, Daryllee (Che) Vance of Killion, Texas, David (Emilynn) Vance of Nachusa, Doug (Tracey) Vance of Thomas and Dana (Paula) Vance of Princeton; one brother, Noah (Pat) Vance of Hodgensville, Ky.; 10 grandchildren; and several great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Sherry Webb; and several brothers and sisters.
Visitation will be Sunday, December 2, 2012 from 2 – 4 PM at the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls. Graveside services with military honors will be Monday, December 3, 2012 at 11:30 AM at Riverside Cemetery in Sterling with Pastor Dalmus Meeks officiating.
Online condolences may be sent to www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com.