Aug. 3, 1954-March 5, 2009
LINCOLN -- John R. Jilg, 54, died March 5, 2009.
He was born Aug. 3, 1954, in McCook.
He was employed by Pavers as a heavy machine operator. He was a foster father to several children who survive him.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Jo Van Horn of Lincoln; two daughters, Jeanette Jilg and Heather Jilg, also of Lincoln; and two grandchildren.
The memorial service is Monday, 3 p.m., at Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home, 6800 S. 14th St, in Lincoln.
Memorials may be made to the family for future designation.
Condolences may be made at lincolnfh.com
Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.