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Tanner Lee “Tan the Man” Means

 
September 20, 1995 - August 16, 2020
 

Tanner Lee “Tan the Man” Means, 24, of Williamsville, IL, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 16, 2020 at his home. He was born September 20, 1995, in Springfield, IL, the son of Dan and Rhonda (Royer) Means.

Tanner is preceded in death by his grandfathers, David Creed Means and Thomas August Royer.

Survivors include his soon to be fiancé, Kaylie Magee of Williamsville; one daughter, “Daddy’s Princess” Sophia Marie Means; one son, “Baby B” Bentley Lee Means; and one baby on the way; parents, Dan and Rhonda; two sisters, Kendall “Lil Nen” Means and Masey (Gabrielle) Oldani, both of Springfield; one brother, Keaten “Keaty Bug” Means, of Springfield; “Lil’ GMA”, Donna Means; “Big GMA and Big GPA”, Sharon and Dennis Carpenter; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

Tanner lived in the Springfield area for most of his life. He was a mail man for USPS. Tanner loved to shoot guns and was a member of the NRA. He found joy in collecting gold. He loved to eat, especially enjoyed a good Horseshoe! He had a huge heart for his family and friends and his personality lit up the room wherever he went. Above all, Tanner’s children were his pride and joy and loved them with all of his heart.

Visitation: 1:00 – 3:00 pm, Friday, August 21, 2020 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield.

Funeral Service:  3:00 pm, Friday, August 21, 2020 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield with Cindy Lash officiating.

Burial will take place at Roselawn Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions may be made out to Means Children’s Trust in c/o PNC Bank, 1949 E Sangamon Ave, Springfield, IL 62702.

The family has organized a GoFundMeGoFundMe to help pay for funeral expenses.

CDC Protocol shall be followed.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, August 21, 2020

Time: 01:00 pm

End Time: 03:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Friday, August 21, 2020

Time: 03:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, August 21, 2020

Roselawn Memorial Park

Address:

1735 S Camp Butler Rd
Springfield, IL 62707

Memorial Information

 

Memorial contributions may be made out to Means Children’s Trust c/o PNC Bank, 1949 E Sangamon Ave, Springfield, IL 62702.


Visitation Information

Date: Friday, August 21, 2020

Time: 01:00 pm

End Time: 03:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Friday, August 21, 2020

Time: 03:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, August 21, 2020

Roselawn Memorial Park

Address:

1735 S Camp Butler Rd
Springfield, IL 62707

Memorial Information

 

Memorial contributions may be made out to Means Children’s Trust c/o PNC Bank, 1949 E Sangamon Ave, Springfield, IL 62702.


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