AMBOY— Jerry Lynn Wren, 67, of Amboy, passed away Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012 at the Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, after an extended illness.
Jerry was born Sept. 7, 1945 in Cherry Valley, Ark., the son of J.W. and Ruby (Pruitt) Wren. Jerry was a 1963 graduate of Rochelle Township High School.
He was preceded in death by his son, Mark Wren, on March 21, 2007; by his brother, Ricky Wren on Nov. 27, 2007; and by his parents.
Jerry is survived by a daughter, Melissa (Jeff) Thake, of Amboy; brother, Lee (Sheree) Wren, of Alpharetta, Ga.; sister, Pam Ullrich, of South Beloit; one grandson, Logan Thake; long-time companion, Georgiette Notz of Niles; one nephew; and six nieces.
Services will be at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 11 at the Unger-Horner Funeral Home in Rochelle, with Rev. Dr. James Tilley officiating. Visitation will be on Monday, Dec. 10 from 4-7 p.m. at Unger-Horner Funeral Home. Memorials will be established. Burial will be at Lawnridge Cemetery.
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