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Obituaries

L. Caryl Westlund

L. Caryl Westlund
L. Caryl Westlund

PROPHETSTOWN – L. Caryl Westlund, 89, of Prophetstown, died Sunday, June 10, 2018, at Good Samaritan Home – Prophets Review in Prophetstown.

She was born Feb. 27, 1929, in Kewanee, to C. Russell and Ethel (Stephens) Thurwachter. She married Gene T. Westlund on Aug. 7, 1948, in Kewanee. He preceded her in death July 23, 1998.

Surviving is her daughter, Jeanne (Steven) Peska of Rock Falls; three sons, Tom (Bonnie) Westlund of Walnut, Steve (Ann) Westlund of Amboy and John Westlund of Rock Falls; six grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

She also was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, and a great-grandchild.

At her request, her remains will be donated to medical science and there will be no services. McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls handled arrangements.

A memorial has been established to CGH Health Foundation.

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