Dean Lundgren - 70

3/7/1947 - 3/14/2017

Byron, IL

Dean Lundgren, 70, longtime Byron resident, died Tuesday March 14, 2017 in Independence Village, Rockford. Born March 7, 1947 in DeKalb the son of Leo "Timppy" and Bertha Irene (Gleason) Lundgren. Married to Darlene Burns August 20, 1966 in DeKalb; she died October 20, 2006. Dean worked as a custodian and drove school bus for Byron Schools for over 20 years and was a member of Cornerstone Family Church of Byron. He enjoyed woodworking, fishing, travel and raising his family. Survived by his daughters: Deanna (Scott) Forst of Frisco, Texas and Denise (Jason) Beard of Machesney Park; grandchildren: Jeffrey, Bryan and Bailey Forst and Cory Beard; brothers: Danny (Betty) Lundgren of Oklahoma and David Lundgren of Stillman Valley; and mother-in-law, Agnes Burns of Iowa. Also predeceased by his parents. Funeral services will be held at 11:30am Saturday March 18 in Cornerstone Family Church, Byron preceded by a visitation beginning at 10:00am in the church. Pastor Randy Snider will officiate. Burial at a later date in Byron Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the family.


10AM Saturday March 18 at Cornerstone Family Church, Byron


11:30AM Saturday March 18 at Cornerstone Family Church, Byron

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