Edan Cain McPeak - 14

4/17/1999 - 2/1/2014


Edan Cain McPeak, 14, lifelong of Dixon and Oregon, died Saturday, February 1, 2014 in his home, losing his life to an 8 ½ year battle with a rare childhood cancer called neuroblastoma. Born April 17, 1999 in Tampa, FL the son of Robert Jethero McPeak III and Julene May Sandusky. He was a freshman at Dixon High School, an advanced reader earning many awards in elementary school, a skilled chess player, and a teacher to his little sister. Teaching her the meaning of life, Edan was used as a vessel by God showing his mother her one true purpose in life. Edan enjoyed movies, hiking, reading, cooking, shooting bow and bb guns, video games, collecting knives and yugioh cards, caring for and teaching his sister new things, hugging and telling his mom and sister he loved them every day and most of all making people laugh. Edan will be joining his father, uncle Nathan Martinez, and grandmothers Diann Landheer and Ruth Martinez in Heaven. Survived by his mother, Julene Sandusky and sister, Brianna of Dixon. Funeral services will be held at 11:00am Thursday, February 6 at First General Baptist of Rochelle with Pastor Angelo Bonaquisti officiating. Burial in Trinity Memory Garden, Rochelle. Visitation Wednesday 5:00 – 7:00pm in Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, Oregon. Memorials may be directed to the family


Wednesday Feb 5 5-7PM in Oregon Funeral Home


11AM Thursday Feb 6 in First General Baptist Church, Rochelle

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