ROCK FALLS – Jack L. Hepker, 76, of Rock Falls, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at his sister’s home in Des Moines, Iowa. He was employed for 33 years by Northwestern Steel & Wire Co., retiring in 1997.
He was born July 22, 1941, the son of Raymond and Alta (Stufflebeam) Hepker.
Survivors include his wife, Betty; two sons, Jerry (Cindy) Hepker and Jeff (Anna) Hepker; 11 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and one sister, Gracie (Bert) Johnson.
He was preceded in death by three sisters and four brothers.
Cremation rites have been accorded. Private family services will be Saturday in Des Moines, Iowa.