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“Very nice guy and knew him growing up. ”
1 of 4 | Posted by: Dave Leonard - Rock Falls, IL

“My heartfelt sympathy to you and your family Tami. May he now Rest In Peace. ”
2 of 4 | Posted by: Debbie Guenther - Ottawa, IL

“Thinking of all the Cheshier family. ”
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“I love and miss you terribly Pawpaw. You were the greatest man I ever knew and will ever know! Please tell Grandma how much I love and miss her too....Read More ยป
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George D. Cheshier, 79, of Brodhead, WI and formerly of Rock Falls, died on Sunday, November 21, 2021 surrounded by his family. George was born on February 24, 1942 in Rock Falls, the son of Jesse and Gertrude (Adams) Cheshier. He married Roberta Wasson on February 12, 1961 at Rock Falls United Methodist Church. She predeceased him on November 11, 2002. George was employed at Northwestern Steel & Wire for many years. He was a member of Harvest Time Bible Church. George never missed a Chicago Bears game, and loved being a hobby farmer.

Survivors include two daughters, Tami (Patrick) Austin of Brodhead, WI, and Holly (Scott) Krone of Rock Falls; one son, David (Kim) Cheshier or VA; 10 grandchildren; and 9 great grandchildren.

George was preceded in death by his parents; wife Roberta; one son, Marty Cheshier; and one brother, DuWayne Cheshier.

Visitation will be held from 10:00am-12:00pm on Monday, November 29, 2021 at McDonald Funeral Home, 1002 12th Ave, Rock Falls. Funeral service will follow at 12:00pm with Pastor Dalmus Meeks officiating. Burial will conclude at Coloma Township Cemetery.