Garlen "Rick" Gean (12-3-10) services 12-5-10



Garlen "Rick" Gean

Garlen "Rick" Gean, 80, of Cicero, Ill., formerly of Hardin County, died Friday, Dec. 3.

He was born in Hardin County, the son of the late Charlie and Georgie Crotts Gean. He was united in marriage to Ruby Jo Scott, who survives.

Mr. Gean worked as a car loader for Danley Machines for more than 30 years.

Services were held on Sunday, Dec. 5, at Shackelford Chapel in Savannah with Howard Rogers officiating. Burial was in the White’s Creek Cemetery at Hardin County.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son, Gary Gean of Elk Grove Village, Ill.; a daughter, Pam Zelenka of Bolingbrook, Ill.; three grandchildren, three great-grandchildren; a brother, Aaron Gean of Florence, Ala.

He was also preceded in death by four sisters.