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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I’m so sorry for your loss.

Rob Davis 2019-04-24T13:43:52

” 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.”
💝💝💝

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

So very sorry for your lose, Jim was my first cousin, my mother Lucille Koger-Jones nephew would like for you to know her prayers is with you all and she love you all very much, may God give you the strength in the coming days for comfort, <3

Nancy Jones-Morrow 2019-02-26T09:29:42

Sending thoughts and prayers to all of you.
Lori, Ryan, and Connor Wolf

Lacee, Aaron, and Alex 2019-02-26T09:21:39

Im so sorry to hear of his passing i enjoyed alot of good times with him. Thur thick and thin. He was a good man a great father he will truly be missed by all

Earl Stahl 2019-02-26T09:09:28

Lacee, Aaron, & Alex,
I’m sorry to hear the passing of your dad. Keeping all of you in my prayers during this difficult time.

Cathy Flynn 2019-02-26T08:04:23

Our deepest sympathies go out to you and your family. May God give you the comfort and peace that you seek and may the soul of your loved one rest in peace. Jim was an awesome man, always had something to say that would make you smile. We hope your pain softens with your memories.

Bryon & Kim Butala 2019-02-26T06:56:16

My deepest condolences to you all. Your Dad was a great man, he always made my girls and myself feel welcomed & made sure we were having a blast while visiting. Rest In Peace with your beautiful wife, Jim 💜

Laura Dugan 2019-02-25T22:12:39

Alex, Lacee, & Aaron, We will all miss your dad so very much. Our hearts and prayers go out to each and every one of you. Love, Tom, Jennifer, Torie, & Annie

Jennifer Gummerus 2019-02-25T19:34:14

Lacee, Aaron and Alex. I am thinking of you and your family at this time. I miss your Mom terribly, but know that they are both together again and watching over all of you.

Susan Baker 2019-02-25T19:06:56

So sorry to hear of your loss. Thinking of you all at this time. Prayers are being sent.

Susan Baker 2019-02-25T19:04:32

Thinking about you all. Jim was an awesome man. Always loved when he came to KY to visit. Love you all and prayers.

Brittany 2019-02-25T18:40:22

My deepest sympathies to you all. I knew your mom and work with Lacee. May you find strength in the coming days in knowing he is watching over all of you with Lisa. Many prayers!

Jennifer Forman 2019-02-25T18:34:32

Alex, Lacey, and Aaron. My deepest condolences to you and your family. Such sad news. If you need anything Alex I know you have my
Number. Please call sending hugs and prayers your way

Tammy colver 2019-02-25T18:21:12

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