Gerald “Jerry” Vieback, 79, of Pana, died Wednesday, June 14, 2017 in Pana Community Hospital. He was born May 1, 1938 in Pana, son of the late Martin & Rachel (Harbert) Vieback.
Jerry lived his entire life in the Pana and Tower Hill areas. He had worked in excavation, farming, & trucking and loved fishing, hunting, & cooking.
Jerry married Janet Zumwalt in 1982 in Pana.
He is survived by his wife: Janet Vieback, Pana, Ill; daughters: Gina (Don) Spinner, Sullivan, Ill. and Lana Wilhour, Nokomis, Ill.; son: Eric (Angela) Vieback, Rosamond, Ill.; 4 grandchildren: Austin Wilhour, Dillon (Meghan) Wilhour, Carley Vieback, Noah Vieback; sister: Jane Mizeur, Indiana; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded by his great-grandson, Carson Roger and brother-in-law, Joe Mizeur.
Graveside services will be held Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. in Linwood Cemetery, Pana with Mark Caudle officiating. Visitation will be Saturday from 2-3:30 p.m. in McCracken-Dean Funeral Home. www.mdfh.com