Obituaries

Jim L. Slaven

February 12, 1951 - February 24, 2019

Jim L. Slaven

Obituary

Jim L. Slaven, 68, passed away peacefully on February 24, 2019 in Rockford, Illinois. Born on February 12, 1951 to Preston and Plina (Koger) Slaven in Lakeland, Florida. Jim married the love of his life, the late Lisa (Dugan) Slaven on January 22, 1986 in Hammond, Indiana. Jim received his high school diploma from Scott County High School in Georgetown, Kentucky. He then went to work for Poli-Film of America for over 25 years.

Jim enjoyed spending time with his loving family, going fishing with his best friend Chet, going to the casino, bowling, and shooting pool.

Jim will be missed dearly by his children, Johnny (Heather) Slaven, Jerry (Dawn) Slaven, Robert (Jackie) Slaven, Lacee (Matt) Sattelberg, Aaron Slaven, and Alex Slaven; his sisters, Janet (Gary) Allen and Kathy (Robert) Parker; his brother, Jerry (Pam) Slaven; his grandchildren, Jeffrey Slaven, Aleysha Slaven, Logan Slaven, Alexis Slaven, Trent Slaven, Justin Slaven, Jake Slaven, Leah Slaven, Ava Slaven, and Tyler Rice; his great-grandchildren, Macie and Mila; numerous nieces and nephews; and his best friend and fishing partner, Chet Bennett.

He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Lisa; and his son, Ricky Slaven.

A visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., Thursday, February 28, 2019 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave. Belvidere, Illinois, 61008. A funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services. Pastor Robert Kopp will be officiating, and burial will take place at Belvidere Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions, in Jim’s name, may be made out to the American Heart Association. To light a candle or share a condolence, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com

Service Schedule

Thursday, February 28, 2019
10:00 am - 12:45 pm

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

A visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., Thursday, February 28, 2019 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services.

Thursday, February 28, 2019
1:00 pm

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

A funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services.

Belvidere Cemetery

Burial will take place at Belvidere Cemetery.

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” We know our words can’t take away your sense of loss, but we’re hoping you can find some comfort in knowing the memories you shared are forever.”
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Kewatha Lang 2019-02-28T22:39:57

Gonna miss hearing who got the 1st, who got the biggest, and who got the most. Thank you for always being there for dad. He’s gonna miss all those on the boat talks. We Love You Jim.

Amanda 2019-02-28T21:19:05

My Sincerest Heartfelt Condolences to each an every family member, loved ones, friends an associates whom filled Jim ‘s life.

Ann Lang 2019-02-27T19:24:10

you have my deepest sympathy my prayers are with you you will be missed

Sam Librizzi 2019-02-27T00:11:59

So sorry to hear of your brothers passing. My thoughts and prayers to you and yours. Susan

Susan Cobb 2019-02-26T22:34:21

Our deepest sympathies to you and your family.

Ed and Joann 2019-02-26T21:33:58

Sorry for your loss Slaven family! May your love one rest in peace in heaven under the care of The Lord! Rest in peace Jim!

Dave Williams 2019-02-26T18:47:00

Such shocking news…so very sad. Prayers for comfort and peace

Linda Slaven Donaldson 2019-02-26T12:25:12

So sorry to hear about Jim…
You’re in our thoughts and prayers!
Love and prayers!
Bobbie Slaven & Family

Bobbie Slaven 2019-02-26T12:15:56

Our Deepest Sympathy and Love to you all. Praying for strength and comfort during this very difficult time.

Chuck and Diane Davis 2019-02-26T11:00:46

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