William Dean Peugh, 71, of Sparland passed away suddenly
at 4:20pm Sunday May 11, 2014 at OSF Medical Center.
Born April 30, 1943 in Peoria to the late Robert and Janet Calder
Peugh, he married Berta Dalrymple on November 17, 1979 in
Surviving are his wife Berta; children: Lynelle (Sean Miller)
Wilton of Chillicothe, Tonya (Kyle) Harris of Mason City, Tim
(Erin) Morey of Cortland, IL; and Allison Peugh at home; brothers
Tom (Carol) Peugh of Spring Bay and Jim (Annette) Peugh of Morton.
He was also blessed with 6 grandchildren: Cole, Natilee, Livi,
Malerie, Regan, and Luke; and many nieces and nephews. Bill was
preceded in death by his parents and brother, Larry Peugh.
Bill worked at Caterpillar for 42 years as a Research Mechanic
retiring in 2005. He had a lifetime passion for horses, starting
out racing quarter horses and later he raised, trained, and raced
Harness Horses. Bill enjoyed camping with his family. He also loved
fishing, especially with his brother Tom.
Cremation rites have been accorded and a memorial service will
be held on Thursday, May 15 at 7pm at Lenz Memorial Home with
visitation time from 5pm -7pm prior to the service.
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