John D. Emmons

July 30, 1959 ~ September 24, 2021 (age 62)


John D. Emmons, 62, of Sparland, died on September 22, 2021 at OSF Saint Francis ER in Peoria. John was born in Peoria on July 30th 1959 to the late Charles and Edna Freeman Emmons.

Over the years John worked many jobs, for the last eight years he has been employed by Hearthside Food Solutions at their Wenona IL cookie factory.

John is survived by his brothers Jerry Emmons of Lacon, James (Sarah) Emmons of Lacon; nephew Matthew (Nichole) Emmons of Lacon; niece Janelle (Frank) Henningar of Washington. He was also preceded in death by his sister Patricia who died at birth.

Visitation will be held at Lenz Memorial Home in Lacon on Monday, September 27 from 5 to 7 PM. Graveside burial will be held on Tuesday the 28th at 11 AM at Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Lacon. Memorials can be made to Saint Jude or donors choice and online condolences can be left at

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September 27, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Lenz Memorial Home
823 5th Street
Lacon, IL 61540

Graveside Service
September 28, 2021

11:00 AM
Immaculate Conception Cemetery

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