|Shawn D. Pedersen|
|November 10, 1974 - July 08, 2012|
|of Milan, Illinois|
|Visitation: 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Thursday, July 12, 2012 at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 201 E. 4th Ave., Milan, IL|
|Funeral Service: 10:00 a.m. Friday, July 13, 2012 at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 201 E. 4th Ave., Milan, IL|
| Shawn D. Pedersen, 37, of Milan, IL, died Sunday July 8, 2012 at Genesis-Illini Campus, Silvis, IL.|
Services are 10:00 a.m. Friday at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 201 E. 4th Ave., Milan. Inurnment will be at a later date. Visitation will be 4:00 p.m to 7:00 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Shawn was born November 10, 1974 in Moline, IL. He was an avid Cubs, Bears and Bulls fan. He loved spending time with his family and friends.
Surviving are his children, Joshua and Preston Pedersen, Alexis, and Teigan Andrews, Milan; mother and stepfather, Diane and Rodger Stone, Milan; father, Robert Pedersen, Milan; sisters (and spouses), Caroline Pedersen (John Danforth), Rock Island and Nicole (Ryan) Patterson, Orion, IL; stepbrother, Joseph (Katie) Stone, Preemption, IL; paternal grandmother, Doris Forcade, Milan; maternal grandparents, Helga (Bernd) Lehman, Berlin, Germany; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
Shawn was preceded in death by his paternal grandfathers, Paul “Frank” Dwyer and Bill Forcade; maternal grandfather, William Ziemba, Jr., and his aunt, Caroline Ziemba.
I was very shocked to see this...no words can take the pain away and I can only imagine what you are going thru. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.
-- sue malm
I will aways see that twinkle in his eye and that sly mischievous grin of his .He left us far to soon . Prayers and thoughts to his family
-- Mark Cotton
Michelle, Josh, & Preston - I am so very sorry for your loss. I know words will not offer the comfort that you will need during this trying time, but they are all I have right now. Let you happy memories lead you through the dark times as he will always be by your side.
-- Sherri (Crow) Lester
I've known Shawn for a very long time. He was a big part of my life when we were younger. He was a great guy and he will truly be missed. I'm so glad i got to see him and spend some time with him before he passed away. I am very grateful for that. My thoughts and prayers are with his family.
All my love
-- Jaime (Bennett) Gustafson
sorry to see my friend go to soon. see you on the other side. sorry for your loss.
-- chris williamson
Shawn and I weren't very close but I have known him for almost 20 years now. I am truly sorry to hear of his passing and wish I could be there to pay my respects. Gone but not forgotten. See you on the flip side homie!
-- Jeffrey Groyon
We are very sorry to hear about your lose. We hope the next few days are healing and relieve pain for the whole family. God bless.
-- Jo Jost
My heart goes out to your family and know that I will be praying for comfort during this time. My brother and Shawn attedended high school together. I also met Shawn as I visited my mother in 2010. praying for strength in the coming days. Tracy Newberry and Todd Engholm
-- Tracy Newberry
I'm so sorry to learn of Shawn's passing. So many memories come to mind when I think of years gone by...all the happy times, and some sad times, too...those were the days. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with everyone during this very difficult time.
-- Sheryl Council