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Jack W. DeLong

June 15, 1924 October 18, 2019
Jack  W. DeLong
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Obituary for Jack W. DeLong

PEORIA – Jack W. DeLong, 95, of Peoria, IL passed away on Friday, October 18, 2019 at his home. He was born in rural Stark County on June 15, 1924 to Arthur “Pete” and Clara (Colwell) DeLong.

He graduated from Wyoming High School and after graduation he joined the US Marine Corp, where he spent three years during WWII. Most of his time was spent in the Philippines, providing support for the Bomber and fighters.

After his military career, Jack worked for the United States Post Office in Wyoming, IL for 30 years.

He is survived by his nieces; Sandra Rachel, Jacqueline Rachel and Earlene Dawson. He is preceded in death by three brothers; Reitus, Art, and George DeLong and a sister, Mabel Hayward.

A graveside service will be held on Friday, October 25, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. in Wyoming Cemetery, Wyoming, IL. To leave a condolence for the family please visit

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1:00 PM 10/25/2019 1:00:00 PM
Wyoming Cemetery

Stark County
Wyoming, IL 61491

Wyoming Cemetery
Stark County Wyoming 61491 IL
United States

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Wyoming Cemetery Final Resting Place

Stark County
Wyoming, IL 61491

Stark County Wyoming 61491 IL
United States

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