Funeral services, procession Wednesday for fallen deputy Jacob Keltner

Courtesy: McHenry County Sheriff's Department
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UPDATE: The funeral for McHenry County Sheriff's Deputy Jacob Keltner is set for Wednesday.

The funeral will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 13 at Woodstock North High School at 3000 Raffel Road in Woodstock.

Parking at the high school will be for first responders only. The doors will open at 8 a.m. with law enforcement then other first responders receiving priority seating.

Here is the official procession route for law enforcement and emergency vehicles only:

​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

The public is encouraged to leave any notes or flowers on the squad dedicated to Jake located on the east side of the building.


The McHenry County Sheriff's Office says Keltner's visitation will be on Tuesday, March 12 from 2 p.m. until 8 at the Defiore Funeral home at 10763 Dundee Road in Huntley. It will include a formal law enforcement walk-through at 6 p.m.

Organizers ask that visitors dress for the weather and anticipate standing outside while waiting to pay their respects.

There will not be any parking at the DeFiore Funeral Home. Everyone attending can park at either at St. Mary Catholic Church at 10307 Dundee Road in Huntley, Illinois or the Walmart located at 12300 Illinois Route 47 in Huntley, Illinois. Visitors will be bused to and from the funeral home.

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