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Jerry Carl Scent

April 29, 1936 — December 22, 2018

Jerry Carl Scent, 82, of Aurora, IL. passed away at Presence Mercy Center on December 22, 2018. He was born on April 29, 1936 in Sandwich, IL to Carl and Virginia (Fairchild) Scent.

Jerry was the owner of Fan Plasctic, a big fan of the “85” Chicago Bears fan, and was a friend of Mike Ditka, and Walter Payton. He was a private pilot, enjoying flying, family and friends, and he was a Free Mason 3rd degree.

He is survived by his wife Sherry Offutt- Scent of 39 years; his children, Linda (Tom) Schoot of Yorkville, IL, Kevin (Michelle) Scent of LaMoille, IL, Paul (Terry) Scent of Arizona, Carl Scent of Plano, IL, Chris (Julie) Halsey of Morton, IL;  as well as 19 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents;1 sister Sally Fike , 1 brother Michael Scent 1 grandson, Timothy L. Brown; and a step-son Lance Halsey.

Memorial visitation will be held on January 5th, 2019 from 1:00 – 3:00 P.M. at Beverage Family Funeral Home, 104 Terry St., Sandwich, IL. Inurnment will take place on a later date at Oak Ridge Cemetery.

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Saturday, January 5, 2019

1:00 - 3:00 pm (Central time)

Beverage Family Funeral Home

104 Terry St, Sandwich, IL 60548

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