The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

November 15, 2013

Delmer H. (Dusty) Powell Jr.

The Commercial-News

---- — Delmer H. (Dusty) Powell Jr., 59, of Gurnee, was born Aug. 2, 1954, in Danville, Ill., and passed away suddenly Nov. 13, 2013, at Condell Medical Center in Libertyville.

Dusty was dedicated to the game of golf, was an avid reader of historical novels and was a history buff who loved to visit battlefields and historical sites on vacations.

Dusty was the beloved husband of Lore A. nee Lemke; loving father of Meghan E. Powell (Kyle) Filler, Jonathan P. Powell, Alexander J. McClory, Daniel J. McClory and Katherine M. McClory; devoted son of Delmer H. Sr. and Margaret E. (nee Reik) Powell and dear brother of Lisa (Marvin) Mathius.

Visitation will be Saturday, Nov. 16, from 2 p.m. until time of funeral service at 7 p.m. at Marsh Funeral Home 305 N. Cemetery Road, Gurnee. Graveside service and interment will be at 1 p.m. Monday Nov. 18, at at Sunset Memorial Park in Danville.

Contributions may be made to Mano-A-Mano Family Resource Center, 6 E. Main St., Round Lake Park, IL 60073. Funeral info 847-336-0127 or

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