Peter J. "Rusty" Lesmeister, 55, of Oglesby died at 9:10 a.m. Oct. 28, 2009, in Illinois Valley Community Hospital, Peru.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in Shields Funeral Home, Oglesby. Pastor Dale Smith of Grace Reformed Baptist Church of Rockford will officiate. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, La Salle.

Visitation will be 9-11 a.m. Saturday in the funeral home.

Mr. Lesmeister was born June 15, 1954, in La Salle to Peter and Anna (Welch) Lesmeister. He married Therese Marzetta on Jan. 4, 1975, in Holy Family Church, Oglesby.

He worked at Illinois Cement and was a member of National Rifle Association and United Steel Workers Local 657.

Survivors include his wife and one son, Aaron Lesmeister of Rockford.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

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