Justin O. Underhill
Justin O. Underhill, 37, of Springfield, IL formerly of Delevan, WI, died at 1:33 p.m. on Tuesday December 1, 2015. He was born on September 10, 1978 in Elkhorn, WI to Neal R. and Mary J. Lindloff Underhill.
He is survived by his partner, Jason Pool of Springfield, with whom he celebrated his 10th anniversary on October, 14th; his mother, Mary Underhill of Delevan, WI; one sister, Jane (Mark) Stiles of Darien, WI; his mother-in-law and father-in-law, Mike and Kathy Pool of Bloomington; Brother-in-law, Brian (Angela) Pool of Wheaton, IL; four nieces, Leiha Johnson, Meghan (Scott) Ryan, Madeline and Olivia Pool; one nephew, Jack Pool and his two beloved Labs, Cooper and Carter.
Justin graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Lacrosse with his degree in marketing. He worked for Schwann’s home service as a delivery driver in the Springfield area for the past eight years, and loved his job and his customers. His hobbies include renovating homes, traveling, going to the Muni and theatrical performances, and was a movie buff. His love for the theatre grew from the time he was in high school where he was a stage director. He also loved animals and boating at Lake Springfield and at Lake of the Ozarks.
Visitation: 4-7 p.m. Sunday, December 6, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home. An additional visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. on Monday, December 7, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 11 a.m., Monday, December 7, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home, with Monsignor Gerald Ward officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to Friends of Sangamon County Animal Control.