PROPHETSTOWN – Darrell Charles Thompson Jr., 49, died Monday, April 15, 2013, at Winning Wheels in Prophetstown. He was a former employee of The Advertiser in Antioch.
Darrell was born Nov. 30, 1963, in Waukegan, the son of Darrell Charles Sr. and Barbara Jean (Winters) Thompson.
Survivors include his mother of Grayslake; his father of Hayward, Wis.; one sister, DaraLynn D. Thompson of Antioch; one brother, David John Thompson of Kenosha, Wis.; one great-aunt; one aunt; one niece; and two great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents and paternal grandparents.
Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial service was Wednesday at Winning Wheels in Prophetstown. McDonald Funeral Home & Crematory in Rock Falls is handling arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established.
Visit www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com to send condolences.