DIXON – Andrew C. Kallas, 65, of Dixon, died Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.
Andrew was born May 12, 1952, in Dixon, the son of Christ and Violet (Giannetto) Kallas. He served in the Army. Career positions included Mainline Railroad crew leader, Dixon Park District director, Heartland Cable and Wireless regional manager, and most recently a substitute teacher. He married Jennifer Lane Lee on Sept. 23, 2005, in Dixon. Andrew enjoyed playing football, basketball, tennis, golf, and remodeling his home.
Survivors include his wife, Jennifer Lane Kallas of Dixon; his mother, Violet Kastner of Dixon; two daughters, Sunshine (John Flores) Kallas of Chicago and Rachel Kallas of Nashville, Tennessee; one son, Kurt (Margie) Clevenger of Sterling; eight sisters, Georgia Kallas of Dixon, Diane (Mark) Cornwell of Dixon, Jeanette Parker of Florida, Glenda (Cris) Owoc of Milton, Florida, Christine Kallas of Texas, Helen McMahon and Kathy Kallas, both of Illinois, and Toni Ann Gulley of Texas; four brothers, Anthony (Minh Chau) Kallas of Mississippi, Karl Kastner of Tampa, Florida, Dennis (Carrie) Kallas of Elgin, and Christ Kallas of Elk Grove; one stepbrother, Gary Starnes; two grandchildren, Breanna Clevenger of Naperville and Kurtis Clevenger of Sterling; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Christ Kallas; one brother, Dennis Kallas, and his stepfather, Glenn Kastner.
A gathering of family and friends will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, and the memorial service with military honors at 11 a.m. Saturday at McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls, with Pastor Dalmus Meeks officiating.
A memorial has been established.
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