Michael J. Semon, Jr.
Michael J. Semon, Jr. 57, of Springfield died at 5:18 pm, Monday, September 22, 2014 at Memorial Medical Center. He was born December 9, 1956 in Springfield, to Michael and Norma Bee Semon, Sr. He married Brenda Sexton on February 18, 1977 and she survives.
Also surviving are one daughter Kathryn Semon of Springfield; one grandson, Julian; two brothers, Leonard (Marcia) Semon of Buffalo and David Semon of Springfield; one aunt and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his grandparent; parents and brother, Louis Semon.
Michael was a crew foreman for City Water, Light and Power, retiring in 2011 after thirty seven years of service.
He loved being outside, camping, fishing and gardening and enjoyed the races.
Visitation: 4-8 pm, Thursday, September 25, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home. The family requests casual dress.
Funeral Service: 10 am, Friday, September 26, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home with Dan Stewart officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Illinois State Fair Museum Foundation or the Animal Protective League.