Dearl Gene McDonald, 77, of Rockford, died December 14, 2013 in Provena Cor Mariae. Born March 2, 1936 in Arkansas, the son of Harold and Ina McDonald. He lived most of his life in Rockford and worked for his father at McDonald's Furniture. He served in the U.S. Navy for four years.
He is survived by his sisters, Lois (Jim) Matz and Char (Dan) Ferri and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents; brother, Warren McDonald; and sister, Joyce McDonald.
Private family services will be held. Honquest Family Funeral Home with Crematory is honored to have assisted the family.