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Obituaries

Dean A. ‘Lucky’ ‘Dino’ LaCoursiere

DIXON – Dean A. “Lucky” “Dino” LaCoursiere, 62, of Dixon, died Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at Franklin Grove Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. He worked for International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 364 as an electrician, retiring July 12, 2011.

He was born Jan. 28, 1951, in Angola, Ind., the son of Dallas Arthur and Ruth Elizabeth (Spencer) LaCoursiere-Stern. He married Dianne Buntjer on July 17, 1976, in Dixon.

Survivors include his wife of Dixon; four sons, Jeffery (Megan) LaCoursiere, Brad (Gretchen) Buntjer, David Buntjer, and Shawn Buntjer; two daughters, Melissa (Scott) Weathers and Tamara (Daryn) Mullholland; one sister, Deborah (Larry) Johnson; two brothers, Scott (Laura) LaCoursiere and Larry (Deb) LaCoursiere; 18 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m., with the family present from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m., Friday at Preston-Schilling Funeral Home in Dixon. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Frank Langholf, pastor of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Dixon, officiating. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery in Dixon.

A memorial fund has been established.

Visit www.prestonschillingfuneralhome.com to send condolences.

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