Dan J. Rivers, 82, of Yorkville, IL passed away unexpectedly on May 1, 2018. He was born on December 3, 1935 in Wakefield, MI. He retired from Aetna Insurance after 37 years of dedicated service. Dan had a passion for fishing and was a diehard Michigan fan. Time spent with his grandchildren is what he cherished most.
He is survived by his wife Jacqueline Rivers, children; Daniel (Leanne) Rivers, Sr., Julianne (Michael) Britt, Susan (Paul) Adams, James (Laura) Freer, Sr., Debbie (Bryon) Buss, sister, Mary Ellenbecker and many beloved grandchildren, great-grandchildren and several dear friends and relatives. He is preceded in death by his parents John and Anna and 3 sisters and 1 brother.
Family will be receiving guests on Friday, May 4, 2018 from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Dieterle Memorial Home, 1120 S. Broadway Ave. Montgomery, IL 60538. Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 10:30 AM at St. Peter Catholic Church 925 Sard Ave. Aurora, IL. Interment will follow at Mt. Olivet Catholic Cemetery, Aurora, IL.