James C. Fortune - 85

4/23/1933 - 3/9/2019

Byron, IL

8 Comments

  • Gloria Fortune

    on 03/11/19

    Thank you Jim for being a wonderful Father and grandfather to our family. You will missed dearly. Rest In Peace until we meet again ❤️

  • Niki Wood (Fortune)

    on 03/11/19

    Grandpa you were simply amazing! You loved our family more than anything and always made sure we were taken care of! I’m sure Gram was happy to have you back. We love you always and miss you already. 

  • Glenn and Toni

    on 03/11/19

    Mel and Family, so sorry about your dad, our prayers and thoughts are with you at this time, wish we were there to be with you.  You have our deepest sympathy.

  • Candice Etchepare

    on 03/11/19

    Our family extends their thoughts and prayers to the family during this most difficult of times.  Uncle Jim was always so kind and thoughtful to us kids.  He will be missed. 

  • Evan and Perky

    on 03/11/19

    We are so sorry for your loss, he was a great man judging by the legacy he left behind!  Praying for your whole family!

  • Laurie Burnworth

    on 03/12/19

    i am so sorry for your loss! I remember Mr. Fortune’s TV repair days but mostly his Western Auto years. The store was so interesting to me as a kid and I enjoyed renting the “two-seater” bicycle there. Keeping you all in loving thought and prayer.

  • Linda McMahan

    on 03/12/19

    Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.  Uncle Jim was a wonderful man.  I'm sure Aunt Barbara, Mom and Gram B are there waiting to embrace him.  You will be dearly missed!  

  • Pat & Woody Mott

    on 03/16/19

    Rhonda, Jon and family,

    So sorry for you loss. Prayers for comfort at this sad time.

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