ROCK FALLS – Donald E. Behrens, 82, of Rock Falls, died Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. He farmed for most of his life in the Montmorency Township area.
Donald was born July 14, 1930, in Sterling, the son of Elmer A. and Marie (Mench) Behrens. He served in the Army during the Korean War.
Survivors include two sons, Greg (Elizabeth) Behrens of Rock Falls and Brad Behrens of Rockford; one sister, Dorothy (Ed) Abbott of Morrison; one sister-in-law, Sally Behrens of Rock Falls; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and one brother, Robert Behrens.
Cremation rites have been accorded. An inurnment service will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Riverside Cemetery in Sterling, with the Rev. Mark Oehlert officiating. McDonald Funeral Home & Crematory in Rock Falls is handling arrangements.
A memorial has been established.
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