Justin M. Clayton, age 57, of Compton, died Saturday March 10, 2012, at OSF St. Anthony Medical Center in Rockford following a brief illness. He was born in Amboy, January 19, 1955, the son of Donald "Gus" and Clara (Forristall) Clayton.
He had worked at Motor Wheel in Mendota and Allied-Locke in Amboy.
He married Michelle Sanchez in Dixon Dec. 17, 2004.
He was preceded in death by his father March 30, 1990.
Survivors include his wife of Compton; his mother of Amboy; 4 brothers Don (Sheila) Clayton and Scott (Debbie) Clayton both of Amboy, John (Angie) Clayton of Mahomet, and Troy (Denise) Clayton of Minooka.
Cremation rites have been accorded. Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, March 14, 2012, at 10:30 AM in St. Patrick Cemetery in Amboy with the Rev. Msgr. Thomas Bales, Pastor of St. Patrick Church in Amboy, officiating.