Alan Michael Bern, 33, of Lakemoor, IL died at 10:54 p.m., Sunday, December 24, 2017 as result of an auto accident. \r\n\r\nBorn February 21, 1984 in Beloit, WI, son of Mrs. Kathleen A. (Bettin) Wishop and Mr. Norman A. Bern. Graduated from Hononegah High School in 2002 and received his Bachelor’s degree from Northern Illinois University in 2006. He married the former Krystal A. Hendrixson in Fox Lake, IL on October 6, 2007. Alan was employed as a benefits advisor by Aon Hewitt in Lincolnshire, IL. \r\n\r\nHe attended Central Christian church prior to college and was a member of the cross country, football and wrestling team during his time at Hononegah High School. He also enjoyed recreational basketball. Alan loved golf and worked as a referee in intramural and youth sports. \r\n\r\nSurvivors include wife Krystal Bern of Lakemoor, IL; mother and step father Kathleen & Ray Wishop of Rockton, IL; sister Amy Bern of Roscoe, IL; step brother Jeffery A. (Diane) Wishop of Rockton, IL; step sisters Lynell (Mike) Brown of Beloit, WI and Jennifer (Mark) Brewer of Leawood, KS and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. \r\n\r\nHe is preceded in death by his father Norman and his grandparents. \r\n\r\nHis friends and family describe Alan as a kind and fun-loving guy with a great sense of humor. He had a contagious laugh and a smile that would brighten your day. Alan will be dearly missed by his family and friends\r\n\r\nA visitation will be held at McCorkle Funeral Home- Rockton chapel, 767 N. Blackhawk Blvd, Rockton, IL from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 2, 2018. Memorial ceremonies will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, January 3, 2018 in Central Christian Church, 2460 Milwaukee Rd, Beloit, WI. Final resting place will be Eastlawn Cemetery, Beloit, WI. Cremation Rites to be Accorded. A memorial to be established.