1943 - 2016

Byron Dumont Rabb, 73, of Pekin, passed away at 1:40 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, at UnityPoint Health – Methodist in Peoria.

He had served in the United States Navy for eight years and was a veteran of the Vietnam War. He later served in the United States Army for 12 years, retiring June 1, 1992, as Sergeant First Class.

His funeral will at 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8, at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin. The Rev. Judy Doyle will officiate. Visitation will be from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Cremation will be accorded after the funeral.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 4234 N. Knoxville Ave., Peoria, IL 61614.

To offer condolences online, visit www.preston-hanley.com.