William E. "Billy" Baughman
William E. “Billy” Baughman, 61, of Springfield died at 2:03 am, Tuesday, December 24, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center. He was born on September 7, 1958 in Springfield to Robert O. and June (Beem) Baughman.
Surviving are one daughter, Caitlin Baughman of Springfield; three sons, Austin Baughman, Connor Baughman and Tyler Estill, all of Springfield; one grandson, Jordan; mother, June Baughman; one sister, Sandra (Danny) Murphy of Madisonville, LA; one brother Robert O. (Marilyn) Baughman III of Rochester; current companion, Robyn Estill of Springfield and former companion, Lisa Gentry of Springfield and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father, Robert O. Baughman in November of 2018.
Billy enjoyed hunting, fishing and playing in horseshoe leagues, especially the Marvin Taylor Sunday Horseshoe League. He played baseball as a young man and was a great pitcher and first baseman. Billy was an avid Cub fan.
He was a resident of Springfield most of his life and was a member of the Roofers, Water proofers and Allied Workers Union Local 112, Springfield, IL for many years.
To honor his memory, Billy’s family will hold a Celebration of Life at a later date.
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