Jon C. Spain

Jon C. Spain, 66, of Lake Mattoon, died at 2:04 p.m., Friday, Jan. 12, 2018 at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

He will be cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date. Gieseking Funeral Home, Altamont, is assisting the family with arrangements.

Jon was born on Sunday, Aug. 26, 1951 at Vandalia, IL to Delles and Lorene (Wright) Spain. He married Deborah Ann Ingle on Aug. 23, 1973 and she preceded him in death on Nov. 29, 2016. He was retired from the trucking industry.

Jon is survived by: sisters, Paula Jo ‘Jody’ (John) McWhorter of St. Elmo; Angela (Vernal ‘Buck’) Merrill of St. Elmo; Jackie (T.W.) Hern of Arlington, TX; and Jeri (Bobby) Musson of Rushville; brother-in-law: Lindley ‘Epp’ Ingle of Mattoon; sister-in-law: Kathi (Merrill) Habbe of Van Alstyne, TX; and Carolyn (Larry) Devantier of Gravois Mills, MO; and Glenda (Gale) Warner of Altamont and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife.

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