Timothy Mershon passed away on Friday December 30, 2011. Born December 14, 1954 to Robert & Doris Mershon in Rochelle, IL. He served in the US Air Force and later worked as an Millwright LU 1056. He had many pleasures in life but none greater than his family and friends. Predeceased by his father Robert Mershon, bother Kevin Mershon and daughter Dusty Mershon. He is survived by mother Doris Mershon of Rockford; brother Dennis Mershon of Cherry Valley; sister Melanie (Dave) Smith of Janesville; daughter Andrea Mershon of OH; son Scott Mershon of FL; daughter Samantha Mershon (Johnson) of AZ; and 5 grandchildren. Memorial services will be held at the United Methodist Church in Cherry Valley at 2:00PM on Jan 7, 2012 and a reception will follow at Salamone's Restaurant next door.
The last Job that Tim and worked on. After the Georgia Paper mill job. Tim and I went to see his son in Daytona Beach fl. Tim was very happy to see his son.
His great sense of humor. I met Tim on a job we were both Millwrights. We became fast friends , he helped me a lot in adjusting to my new occupation. Tim was there for me when I went through my divorce. Tim, I hope that you find rest in the arms of Jesus Christ. I pray that your family will find peace. I will miss you buddy thank you being in my life.