Roy A. Rehn, 59, of Andover, IL, died Friday, October 11, 2013 at Good Samaritan Village in Geneseo. Cremation has been accorded. Memorial services are 11 a.m., Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at the Augustana Lutheran Church in Andover. Private burial will be at a later date. Visitation is one hour prior to services at the church. Memorials may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital, Kidney Foundation or the Augustana Lutheran Church. Peterson-Wallin-Knox Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements and online condolences made at www.petersonwallinknox.com.
He was born July 13, 1954 in Moline, IL to Harold and Doris Stark Rehn. He graduated from ROVA High School and never married.
He farmed with his father for many years in the Altona and Woodhull, IL area, did seasonal help for the farming community and worked as a rest area employee for several years.
He was a member of the Cambridge United Methodist Church and attended Andover Augustana Lutheran Church for the past nine years.
Roy enjoyed reading (talking books after his eyesight failed), movies, walks and especially his great niece Lizzy and great nephew, David.
Roy is survived by two brothers: Bert Rehn of Hillcrest Nursing home in Geneseo, IL; Robert (Mary) Rehn of Plano, TX; one sister: Darla Underwood of Andover, IL; four nephews: Scott and Tim (Katie) Underwood, Michael (Kelli) Rehn, and Nicholas (Merritt) Rehn-DeBraal; three great nieces and one great nephew.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother-in-law: Roger Underwood.
Tuesday, October 15th, 2013, 10:00am - 11:00am
Tuesday, October 15th, 2013, 11:00am, Augustana Lutheran Church