Brent Allan Boers, 51, of Arlington, passed away unexpectedly on May 11, 2021 at St. Margaret’s Health in Spring Valley.
Funeral services will be 12:00 PM Saturday in the Hurst Funeral Home in La Salle with Rev. Mike Slutz officiating. Burial will be in Ladd Cemetery. Visitation will be in the La Salle funeral home from 9:00 AM until time of services. Funeral services will be live streamed via the Hurst Funeral Homes Facebook page.
Brent was born in Spring Valley on June 4, 1969 to Gerald and Beverly (Beck) Boers. He was a 1988 graduate of Hall High School. He married DeeAnn Corcoran in Ladd on July 2, 1994. He was a Local #150 operating engineer.
Brent enjoyed trail riding, camping, and the outdoors. He loved spending time with his family. He was a member of Green River Saddle Club, Tri-City Saddle Club, Illinois Valley Horsemans Association, and I.U.O.E. Local #150.
Brent is survived by his wife DeeAnn Boers of Arlington; his mother Beverly Boers of Seatonville; one son Justin Boers of Oglesby; one daughter Kaitlin Boers of La Salle; one brother Brian Boers of Seatonville; two sisters Barbara (John) Croisant of rural Princeton and Terri Boers of Houston, TX; two grandchildren Brinley and Bryson Boers of Oglesby; several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father Gerald.
The pallbearers will be Joe Dewey, Scott Eager, Jack Leffelman, Gene Croisant, John Croisant, Jeff Newcomer, Cody Boers, and Josh McCune.
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