Services are 10 a.m. Thursday at First Baptist, Kewanee. Visitation is 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at Rux, Kewanee. Burial is at Pleasant View Cemetery, Kewanee.
He was born May 10, 1928, in Kewanee. He married Shirley Rice Oct. 27, 1957.
Surviving are his wife; children, Greg, Kewanee, Patty (Greg) Beatty; grandsons, Danny and Matthew Beatty, all of Jacksonville; sister, Doris Wiley, Kewanee.