Hugh M. McDermott

Hugh M. McDermott, 79 of Dixon, passed away, Friday, January 15, 2021 at KSB Hospital in Dixon.

Hugh was born on June 24, 1941 in Chicago, the son of Hugh M. and Anna McDermott, Sr. He married Barbara Klingberg in 1983 in Wheaton. Hugh was loved by many. He never turned anyone in need away.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara; eight children, Jim (Dawn) McDermott of Oregon, Debbie (Dave Constants) McDermott of Oregon, Jennifer McDermott of Dixon, Missy (Ray) Bowers of Dixon, Michael McDermott of South Dakota, Christina McDermott of Dixon, Sara McDermott of Dixon and Megan McDermott of Dixon; many grandchildren; two brothers, Brian (Carol) McDermott and Michael (Ellie) McDermott; one sister, Patricia Bednar; and beloved friend, Joe Grzeskowiak.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Marguerite Borger; and brothers-in-law, Peter Borger and Ray Bednar.

Hugh will be forever loved and missed. Cremation rites have been accorded with the McDonald Funeral Home and Crematory in Rock Falls. For online condolences, please visit: