Justin Squires
2001 - 2019
Davis-Oswald Funeral Home
121 West Third Street
Delavan, IL
Justin Squires
DELAVAN - Justin Andrew Squires, 17, of Delavan passed away at 2:45 p.m. Monday January 21, 2019, at his home.
He was born on February 8, 2001, in Pekin to Mark and Beth Lolling Squires.
Surviving are his parents, Mark (Beth) Squires of Delavan; paternal grandparents, Harold (Marilyn) Squires of San Jose; one sister, Jacelyn Squires of Delavan; one aunt, Teresa (Mike) Birdsell of Hopedale; one uncle, Steve (Florence) Lolling of Ottawa; many cousins; and his beloved cat, Nugget "Beans."
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Alfred (Mildred "Wimpy") Lolling; and one sister, Rachel N. Frizzell.
He was a senior at Delavan High School, where he participated in cross country and track and was part of the FCA and the Science Club.
Justin enjoyed running, fishing, going to the movies, hanging out with friends and video games.
His funeral will be at 10 a.m. Sunday, January 27, 2019, in the Delavan High School Poppenga Gymnasium. Pastor Stephanie McCullough will officiate. A visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday in the high school gymnasium. Burial will be at Green Valley Cemetery in Green Valley.
Memorials may be made to the Delavan High School Track and Cross-Country teams.
The family requests if you're struggling, please reach out to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 24-7 at 1-800-273-8255.
The family encourages all that attend to wear their casual Panther attire.
To express condolences online, visit www.davisoswaldfh.com.
Published by Peoria Journal Star from Jan. 23 to Jan. 25, 2019.
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Dear Beth and family;

Laborers' Local Union 231 would like to express our sincere condolences to you and your family at this difficult time. May the care and love of those around you provide comfort and peace to get you through the days ahead.
Laborers' Local 231
January 25, 2019
Dear Beth my heart goes out to you and your family.
Rich Gilmore
January 25, 2019
No bond is as great as that between a parent and child. Our deepest condolences are with you as you grieve.
Curt Schlack
January 24, 2019
To Justin's Family,

I did not know him or your family, but I too have a 17 year old son. I could not imagine the pain in losing a child. May God wrap His everlasting arms around you right now during this most difficult time in your lives.
Amber Chase
January 24, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. ~ The Stufflebean Family ~
January 23, 2019
My condolences to you and your family, Mark.
Ernesto Mata
January 23, 2019
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