Darlene Brockman

March 9, 1930 - June 11, 2020

Darlene Brockman


Darlene Brockman, 90, a resident of Symphony Maple Crest Nursing Home, Belvidere, IL, went to be with the Lord on June 11, 2020. She was born on March 9, 1930 in Belvidere, IL to Axel R. and Ethel (Fairgrieve) Larson. Darlene married the love of her life, Earl Brockman, on November 29, 1947 in Belvidere, IL. Darlene was a lifelong resident of Belvidere and first worked at Green Giant Cannery, then Immanuel Lutheran School, and finally, Belvidere Junior High School as a cook.
Darlene will be dearly missed by her sons, Rick (Joyce) Brockman and Paul (Kathy) Brockman; son-in-law, Gary Lee; grandchildren, Kerrie (Paul) Floyd, Brian (Shannon) Lee, Kimberly (Derrick) Vail, Nick (Mallory) Brockman, Jennifer (Zach) Garman and Jarid (Hilary) Brockman; great-grandchildren, Cali, Summer, and Tanner Brockman, Jadyn, Jace, Rayley, and Skyley Vail, Serenity Brockman, Justin and Madalyn Lee, Ara and Willow Garman, and Violet and Beau Brockman; siblings, LuAnne Carlton and Russell Larson; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Axel and Ethel; grandparents, Thomas and Mary Fairgrieve; her husband, Earl; her daughters, Norma Jean Lee and Julie Ann Brockman; and brothers, Ralph, Vernon, and Norman Larson; and sister, Linda Lungstrom.
Burial will be at Belvidere Cemetery. Memorial donations in Darlene’s memory to the family. To write a memory, please visit

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Burial will be at Belvidere Cemetery.

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May God comfort you during this difficult time and give you peace in the days. Many good memories come to mind. Your mother was loved by many and will be missed. Love, Maria

Maria Lungstrom 2020-06-14T20:30:53

Joyce, I’m sorry for your loss.

Robin Bertram 2020-06-14T17:42:56

I am so sorry to hear of Darlene’s passing! I remember you all so very well! May God comfort you, as only He can! You had precious parents!

Karen Stone Parrish 2020-06-14T09:18:40

So sorry to hear of your loss our Love will continue with our family and memories will never be forgotten ❤️ our hearts are with you . Love and Hugs Always We love all of you.

Lee and Mary Turner 2020-06-14T06:24:35

So sorry for your loss, She was so kind and good neighbor.

Robert Coleman 2020-06-13T15:22:24


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