Burl Tommy Gene Vandiver
Born: Wednesday, July 7, 1943
Passed: Tuesday, January 3, 2017
Burl Tommy Gene Vandiver, 73, of Rockford, passed away on Tuesday, January 3, 2017, in Mercy Rockford Memorial Hospital. He was born July 7, 1943, in Jonesboro, Arkansas; the son of Harry L. and Agnes Mary Jane (Johnson) Vandiver. Burl worked as a machinist for several years.
He is survived by his sibling, Jim (Sally), Rosetta Guirlando, Jerry (Marla) and Peggy (Donny) Davis; several nieces and nephews, along with great-nieces and great nephews. He is predeceased by his parents; 4 brothers; and 3 sisters.
Funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 12, 2017, in Olson Funeral & Cremation Services, Ltd., Fred C. Olson Chapel, 1001 Second Ave. Rockford with Rev. Dean Parker officiating. Burial in Arlington Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. prior to the service in the chapel. To share a memory or online condolence, visit olsonfh.com.