ROCHELLE — John “Jack” Terry Macklin, infant son of Andrew and Kathleen (Mulligan) Macklin, 38 days old, of Rochelle, passed away in his parents’ arms, on Dec. 16, 2012 at Rockford Memorial Hospital.
He was born on Nov. 8, 2012 at Kishwaukee Community Hospital in Dekalb. He will be greatly missed but the broken hearts he leaves will be filled by the beautiful love and memories he gave.
Survivors include his parents, Kathleen and Andrew of Rochelle; brother, Connor; sister, Layla; grandparents, Terry and Bonnie Macklin of Steward, Michael Mulligan of Rochelle, and Nancy Mulligan of Chicago; great-grandparents, Ron and Elsie Macklin of Rochelle, Helen Mulligan of Chicago and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Public visitation will be Wednesday, Dec. 19 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Unger-Horner Funeral Home in Rochelle. A private funeral service will be held at a later date at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Rochelle. Burial will be at St. Patrick’s Cemetery.
Memorials are to be established. An online guest book is available at www.ungerhorner.com.
His parents would like to thank the NICU staff at Rockford Memorial Hospital for the care and love they gave Jack every day of his life.