Denzil E Neath

February 7, 1928March 8, 2018

Denzil E. Neath, 90, of Machesney Park passed away peacefully in his home on Thursday, March 8, 2018. Born February 7, 1928 in Rockford, IL. Son of Daniel Albert and Maude Arilla (Bond) Neath. United in marriage to Marion Hoover on September 10, 1948 in Zion Lutheran Church in Rockford, IL. Worked as an Auto Mechanic for various locations having retired from Beloit Ford in 1993. Denzil found enjoyment in watching any western movie especially John Wayne. When he wasn’t walking at Rock Cut State Park with Marion he could be found tinkering on cars. They enjoyed eating out for dinners at Top Hat Restaurant until they closed. He loved anything sweet especially candy. His greatest enjoyment was spent with family.

Survived by his loving wife of 69 years, Marion; children, Pamela (James) Jones, Randall (Cynthia) Neath, Julie Neath; grandchildren, Gregory Jones, Scott Jones, Nicole Neath; great-grandchildren, Kylee (Collin) Riggs, Emily Jones, Kymberlie Jones, Liam Neath; several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents; siblings, Patricia Underwood, Carol Shepard, Ronald Neath, Jerry Neath; grandson, Andrew Neath; great-granddaughter, Gracelyn Jones.

The Family wishes to Thank Mercy Home Health Hospice for their loving care. Per Denzil’s wishes Cremation Rites have been accorded. Celebration of Life Memorial Visitation to be held on Thursday, March 15th at 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. at Porter Park Cabin, 6598 Windflower Lane, Roscoe, IL. To share a condolence


  • Celebration of Life Memorial Visitation Thursday, March 15, 2018

Denzil E Neath

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