Earl L Cline - 88

4/16/1926 - 11/30/2014

Oregon, Illinois

Oregon - Earl LeRoy Cline, age 88, died Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born April 17, 1926 in Oregon the son of Thomas and Ruth (Cox) Cline. Earl graduated from Oregon High School in 1944. He served in the U.S. Navy from June 1944 to June 1946 as a ship fitter third class. He married Arlene June Camiling on May 31, 1953 in Oregon. She preceded him in 1991. Earl worked 43 years for Kable Printing/ Quebecor in Mt. Morris, IL retiring in 1988. He was a member of the Oregon VFW Post 8739 and was instrumental in its design and construction. He was also a 70 year member of the Mt. Morris American Legion Post # 143. He was also a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Oregon and the Mt. Morris Moose Lodge # 1551. Earl was predeceased by his parents, wife Arlene, and 5 brothers; Richard, Howard, Wilbur, Nelson, and Carl. Survived by his 2 children; Gregory (Carol) Cline of Salem, Oregon, and Valerie (Craig) Govekar of Oregon, IL, 1 brother Willie (Donna) Cline of Oregon, 5 grandchildren; Reachael Cline, Meranda Cline, Christopher Maines, Andrea (Brandon) Bowmar, and Brandon Maines, 2 great grandchildren Aiden and Mathew. Funeral service will be 2:00 pm, Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014 at the Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, 110 S. 7th Street Oregon, IL with the Pastor Brandon Bowmar of the Samulson Road Church of the Nazarene officiating. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Grand Detour Cemetery. A memorial fund is established for Lifescapes Community Services at www.lifescapes.org/make-a-donation-here/  in Earl's name.


1:00 pm - 2:00 pm prior to the service on Thur., Dec. 4, 2014 at the Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home in Oregon


2:00 pm, Thur., Dec. 4, 2014 at the Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home in Oregon, IL.

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