Obituary: George H. Kegebein

March 28, 1923 – February 16, 2019

information provided by Smits Funeral Homes

George H. Kegebein, age 95, of Crete, IL, formerly of Lansing, IL, passed away peacefully Saturday, February 16, 2019.

Beloved husband of the late Roselle Kegebein, nee DeVries. Loving father of Dianne Codman, Donna (Buford) Painter, and William (Susan) Kegebein. Proud grandfather of Sharon Lindquist, Daniel Lindquist, David Lindquist, Laurie (Kevin) Wilson, Dawn (Michael) Dean, Amy (John) Eagan, Kevin (Crystal) Kegebein, Keith (Nicole) Kegebein, and Karl (Christina) Kegebein; great-grandfather of 11. Kind uncle of many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by five brothers and one sister, and by his parents William and Marie Kegebein.

Visitation Wednesday, February 20, 2019 from 4:00–8:00pm at Smits Funeral Home, 2121 Pleasant Springs Lane, Dyer, IN. Funeral service Thursday, February 21, 2019, at 10:30am at the funeral home. Interment Oak Ridge Cemetery – Lansing, IL. George was a WWII Army Veteran.

For further information please contact 219-322-7300.

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