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Final Visitation, Funeral, and Procession Arrangements for Deputy Jacob Keltner

Post Date:03/11/2019 9:33 AM

In conjunction with family, the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office would like to announce the final visitation, funeral, and procession arrangements for Deputy Jacob Keltner, who passed away on Thursday. 

A visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 12, at DeFiore Funeral Home, 10763 Dundee Road, Huntley.  The public visitation hours are from 2 to 8 p.m. with a formal law enforcement walk-through at 6 p.m. Please dress for the weather and anticipate standing outside while waiting to pay your respects. 

There will not be any parking at the DeFiore Funeral Home.  Attendees can park at either St. Mary Catholic Church, 10307 Dundee Road, Huntley, or the Walmart at 12300 Route 47. Buses will be running to shuttle people to and from the funeral home.     

The funeral will occur on Wednesday, March 13 at Woodstock North High School, 3000 Raffel Road, Woodstock.  Parking at the high school is reserved for first responders only. The doors will open at 8 a.m., with law enforcement then other first responders receiving priority seating.  The funeral will start at 10 a.m. with the official procession following immediately.   

We highly encourage the public to line the official procession route on Wednesday to show their support and honor Deputy Keltner.  The procession route will be for law enforcement and emergency vehicles only. The route is as follows:

            Leave Woodstock High School north (right) on Raffel Road

            Turn west (left) on Charles Road

            Turn south (left) on Route 47

            Turn southeast (left) on Route 14

            Turn south (right) on Route 31

            Turn west (right) on James R. Rakow Road

            James R. Rakow Road turns into Randall Road

            Turn west (right) on Algonquin Road

            Turn south (left) on Ruth Road

            Turn south (left) on Dundee Road

            End at DeFiore Funeral Home