Yesterday we brought you the sad news of family man Chris Thick who lost his life in a forklift accident in Belvidere, today we learned his he and his family suffered through and lost everything in the Fairdale tornado of April 9, 2015.,

The Fairdale Total Recovery Facebook Page reports that:

We are deeply saddened by the news that Jackie Jordan and her boys experienced a heartbreaking and life-altering loss on Tuesday. Her wonderful husband Chris Thick died tragically in a work accident. On April 9, 2015 they survived the EF4 tornado in ‪#‎Fairdale‬ that destroyed their home and now the loss of Chris seems like too much to bare. Chris was the sole provider for his family.


A GoFundMe Page has been set up to help Jackie and her two young boys.


Chris was the sole provider for his family and took great pride in both his family and his work.


You can make a donation by clicking HERE.

Funeral and visitation services have been announced for Chris Thick


Anderson Funeral & Cremation services
218 W. Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

Visitation Sat 2/20 4-8pm (open casket)
Visitation Sun 2/21 10a-noon (closed casket)
Funeral Service Sun 2/21 at 12 noon

No burial will take place, he will be cremated.
Luncheon will follow in Kirkland, IL at the firehall.