L. Caryl Westlund

L. Caryl Westlund

L. Caryl Westlund, 89, of Prophetstown, died on Sunday, June 10, 2018 at Prophets Good Samaritan Home in Prophetstown.

 She was born on February 27, 1929 in Kewanee to C. Russell and Ethel (Stephens_ Thurwachter.  She married Gene T. Westlund on August 7, 1948 in Kewanee.  He preceded her in death on July 23, 1998.

 Surviving is her daughter, Jeanne (Steven) Peska, of Rock Falls; 3 sons, Tom (Bonnie) Westlund, of Walnut, Steve (Ann) Westlund of Amboy and John Westlund of Rock Falls; 6 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren.  She also was preceded in death by her parents, a brother and a great grandchild.

 Per Caryl’s wishes her remains will be donated to medical science and there will be no services.  A memorial has been established in her memory to the CGH Health Foundation.  Arrangements are through the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls.