Jack E. DeVlieger

jack devlieger

October 23, 1961 ~ June 21, 2024

Born in: Rockford, Illinois
Resided in: Keller, Texas

Jack E. DeVlieger, 62, formerly of Illinois, passed away peacefully in his home on June 21, 2024. Jack was a devoted provider for his family and a dedicated employee of the City of Arlington and City of Fort Worth, where he was well respected by his peers and coworkers.

Jack’s loving and caring nature endeared him to all who knew him. His quick wit and humor kept everyone on their toes and brought joy to many. He fought the good fight against cancer with courage and resilience.

Jack leaves behind his beloved wife of nearly 40 years, Lisa DeVlieger, and his cherished children: Annalisa Sims (Clay), Jacquelyne Miles (Austin), Joshua DeVlieger, and Isaiah DeVlieger (Laura). He is also survived by two of his siblings, Vicky (Randy) and Roy, and his 10 treasured grandchildren, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, Ron, his mother, Donna, and his brother, Kenny. Jack’s memory will live on in the hearts of his family and friends. He will be dearly missed and always remembered for his loving heart, quick humor, and unwavering support for his loved ones.

Visitation: 5-8 p.m. Friday, June 28, at Wade Family Funeral Home, 4140 W. Pioneer Parkway, Arlington. Funeral Service: 10 a.m. Saturday, June 29, in the chapel at the funeral home. Private Interment: Wortham Bend Cemetery, China Spring.


Public Visitation: June 28, 2024 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Room: Belle Hall

Wade Funeral Home and Crematory
4140 West Pioneer Parkway
Arlington, Texas 76013


Funeral Service: June 29, 2024 10:00 am

Room: Chapel

Wade Funeral Home and Crematory
4140 West Pioneer Parkway
Arlington, Texas 76013


Private Graveside Service:

Wortham Bend Cemetery
614 Oak Grove Loop
China Spring, Texas 76633

(254) 424-7092

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  1. CandleImageSending prayers and love to all of you in this time of grief. So sorry for your loss, he will forever be remembered and missed.

  2. CandleImageJack, it doesn’t seem real, I haven’t seen you in forever. I still think of you the way you were when Annalisa and I were teenagers driving you and Renee crazy. Little did Annalisa and I know just how much of a sacrifice being a parent was, and now that I’m a mother, and I can see how great of a father you were to your kids, and their annoying friends! Jack you will be missed! My condolences to the family! I love all of you so much! You are all in my prayers, I really wish I could be there. RIP Jack.

  3. CandleImageAfter fighting and struggling so hard for 5 years he got his wings and a one-way ticket up. There are no words baby girl to express the heartache and emptiness we all feel. 💔

  4. CandleImageSo sorry , jack was a great friend at COA for many years . Buddy you will be missed and I’ll see ya on the other side , until then enjoy the reunion with your family and friends that have gone before you.

  5. CandleImageI met Jack and Renee yrs ago, haven’t seen like 25 yr, I would chat once in while with Jack on fb. I will miss that. Rest in peace Jack.

  6. CandleImageTo the DeVlieger family, I am praying that you all will feel Gods love, comfort, support and peace as He upholds you in His loving arms. It was hard to hear of Jack’s transitioning from his earthly home to his heavenly home. Jack was such a special friend to me at COA, I loved his humor and our enjoyable conversations about our families. You all were loved deeply by him. Jack will truly be missed, so hold tight to all of the memories, until you meet him again. You have my deepest sympathy.

  7. CandleImageJack, you were an amazing person and great friend. You’re going to be missed by so many. My heart goes out to your family and we pray for comfort and peace.

  8. CandleImageJack, we were born in the same month and same year. I was only six days older than you. It is crazy. You are alive. Next moment you are gone to leave a legacy behind you and what a legacy you left. My old friend old bar Stool ready at the bar for me I’ll see you someday again soon

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