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Edward Eugene Cheffy

 
December 23, 1934 - June 9, 2018
 

Edward Eugene Cheffy, 83, of Springifeld died at 7:30 am, Saturday, June 9, 2018 at Auburn Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center. He was born on December 23, 1934 in New Berlin, to Ralph and Mary (Baker) Cheffy. He married Eleanor Saunders on March 12, 1955 and she survives.

Also surviving are his three children, Robert Cheffy and Brenda Cheffy both of Springfield, and Scott (Cary) Cheffy of Chatham; five grandchildren, Melissa, Brady, Jenna, Gavin, and Kendyl; two great grandchildren, Eli and Vada; two brothers, William Cheffy of Springfield and James Cheffy of Rochester; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Charles Robert Cheffy and Thomas Cheffy.

Edward was a lifelong Springfield resident. He was the owner and contractor of Edward Cheffy Builders and was a part-time realtor.

Edward was a United States Army veteran serving from 1957-1958.

He enjoyed woodworking, traveling, camping, quilting with his wife, boating, and especially spending time with his family.

Visitation: 10 am – 12 pm, Thursday, June 14, 2018 at Staab Funeral Home-Springfield.

Funeral Service: 12 pm, Thursday, June 14, 2018 at Staab Funeral Home-Springfield with Pastor Nicole Cox officiating. Burial will be held at Old Berlin Cemetery where military honors will be conducted.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or the Alzheimer’s Association.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, June 14, 2018

Time: 10:00 am

End Time: 12:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Thursday, June 14, 2018

Time: 12:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Cemetery Information

Berlin Cemetery

Address:

, Berlin, IL,

Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or the Alzheimer’s Association.


Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, June 14, 2018

Time: 10:00 am

End Time: 12:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Thursday, June 14, 2018

Time: 12:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Cemetery Information

Berlin Cemetery

Address:

, Berlin, IL,

Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or the Alzheimer’s Association.


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