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Jasper "Jake" Rovey

September 26, 1947 ~ August 6, 2017 (age 69)

Jasper “Jake” Rovey, 69, of Litchfield, IL, passed away Sunday morning, August 6, 2017 at St. Johns Hospital in Springfield, IL.

He was born on September 26, 1947 in Springfield, IL, a son of Amos & Betty (Van Huss) Rovey.

Mr. Rovey was a veteran of the United States Army.

Jake was a member of the South Side Baptist Church in Litchfield, IL and worked for Rovey Landscaping where he did mowing and landscaping.

Jake enjoyed life by spending it with family and friends, watching Westerns, cooking out and attending auctions.

Jake is survived by his mother, Betty Rovey of Litchfield

Sons,                     Wayne (Shawnna) Rovey of Hillsboro, IL

                                Jason (Rikhonda) Rovey of Washington DC.

                                Shannon (Jessica) Rovey of Litchfield, IL

​ 8 grandchildren & 1 step granddaughter

Brother,               David (Sherry) Rovey of Raymond, IL

Sisters,                  Karen (Harry) Pinkerton of Litchfield, IL

                                Emma (Jim) Bergmann of Greenville, IL

                                Sharon (Phil) Bryant of Litchfield, IL

                                Ruth (Mark) Jarman of Litchfield, IL

                                Amy Rovey or Litchfield, IL

Several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at Litchfield Family Funeral Service in Litchifeld, IL. Visitation will be held Tuesday from 4:00 until 7:00 P.M. at Litchfield Family Funeral Service. Burial will be in the Rovey Cemetery. The family suggests memorial contributions to Montgomery County Cancer Association.

Litchfield Family Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements. To view the online guestbook and leave condolences, please visit

 Service Information

August 8, 2017

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Litchfield Family Funeral Service
700 South State Street
Litchfield, Illinois 62056

Funeral Service
August 9, 2017

11:00 AM
Litchfield Family Funeral Service
700 South State Street
Litchfield, Illinois 62056

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