Photo: Dennis J. Siebersma  Coal City, IL.   1957-2022

Dennis J. Siebersma, age 64, of Coal City, IL. passed away on April 4, 2022 in Wilmington Twp.

He was born on May 8, 1957 in Sheldon, IA. to Julius and Anna Mae (nee Vanderwilt) Siebersma. He and his family lived in the Sheldon area before making Coal City their home. Dennis graduated from Coal City High School class of 1975. He worked in mechanical maintenance at Exelon, retiring after more then 30 years .

He married Diana K. Spivey on March 5, 2004 in Tunica, MS. Together, they enjoyed traveling and vacationing, making time to do this several times a year. Dennis especially took pleasure in outdoor recreation such as camping, fishing, boating and mushroom hunting. He liked to golf and enjoyed having a beer with family and friends out at the Coal City Area Club. Dennis was very devoted to his family. He would do anything he could to help out someone who was in need.

He is survived by his wife, Diana K. Siebersma; his daughter, Kelli Wharrie; his step-daughter, Shannon (Richard) Patrick; his step-son, Robert (Ashley) Harris;  his grandchildren, Kennedy Wharrie, Logan, Madison, Birdie and Emily Patrick and Annabelle Harris; his sisters, Jeanie Orr, Linda (Tom) Adams and Bonnie (the late Michael “Purk” ) Purkey and  his brother, Jerry (Jackie) Siebersma. Also surviving are many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Julius and Anna Mae Siebersma and his granddaughter, Katie Marie Patrick.

Cremation rites have been accorded. A Memorial Visitation will be from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm on Sunday, April 10, 2022 at Ferrari Funeral Services, 1044 Ferrari Drive, Coal City, IL. 60416. A Time of Remembering will follow immediately, also at Ferrari Funeral Services.

Family and friends are encouraged to sign the online guestbook at Ferrari Funeral Services of Coal City are entrusted with arrangements.