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OLDFIELD

 

DECATUR - James A. 'Jim' Oldfield Sr., 65, of Decatur died 8:40 a.m. Monday (August 18, 1997) in his home.

 

Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday in J.J. Moran & Sons Funeral Home with visitation 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. Burial will be in Mount Gilead Cemetery. Memorials: donor's choice.

 

Mr. Oldfield was born in Monticello on April 2, 1932, the son of H.S. 'Barney' and Virena Moffett Oldfield Jr. He was a member of Grace United Methodist Church. He retired in 1987 after 37 years with Wagner Castings Co. where he was a general foreman. He married Dorma E. Ward on April 8, 1951, in Decatur.

 

Surviving are his wife; sons, James A. Oldfield Jr. and wife Deborah of Caledonia, Mich.; Terry L. Oldfield of Mount Zion; daughter, Dawn E. Redfearn and husband Mike of Hartselle, Ala.; brothers, Lyle Oldfield and wife Sandy of Springfield; Roger Oldfield of Decatur; sisters, Norma Carter and husband Roy, Jennie McDaniel and husband Francis, Carolyn Morville and husband Roy, and Janet Durbin and husband Tom, all of Decatur; seven grandchildren, James A. Oldfield III, Jonathan Oldfield and Jason Oldfield, all of Caledonia, Mich.; Sarah and Seth Oldfield of Decatur; Stephen and Kelsey Redfearn of Hartselle, Ala.

 

He was preceded in death by his parents.

OLDFIELD BLUE MOUND

 

Lyle E. (Pete) Oldfield, 64, of Springfield, formerly of Blue Mound, died 7:45 a.m. Wednesday (Oct. 28, 1998) in Lewis Gale Hospital, Roanoke, Va.

 

Services will be 11 a.m. Monday in Ater-Wikoff Funeral Home, blue Mound, with visitation 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday. Burial will be in Hall Cemetery, Blue Mound. Memorials: Heart Association.

 

Mr. Oldfield was born in Monticello on June 18, 1934, the son of Sherman and Virena Moffett Oldfield. He was a retired building contractor and butcher and was affiliated with the New Salem Assembly of God, Petersburg. He married Sandra Mibb onAug. 13, 1974.

 

Surviving are his wife; sons, Greg Oldfield and wife Cyndee of Decatur; Philip Oldfield and wife Tammy of New Castle,VA.; daughter, Cindy Trimby and husband Greg of Decatur; stepsons, Robert Tolle and wife Nola of Springfield; Rick Tolle and wife Kathy of Witt; Ronnie Tolle of Texas; Tim McCoy and wife Renee of Sherman; stepdaughter, Teresa McCoy of Springfield; brother, Roger (Barney) Oldfield of Decatur; sisters, Norma Jean Carter and husband Roy, Jennie McDaniel and husband Francis, Carolyn Morville and husband Roy, and Jeanet Durbin and husband Tom, all of Decatur; 20 grandchildren.

 

He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, James, and son, Barry.

 

'Pete' took great pride in his accomplishments and his ability to make something from nothing. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and the little things in life. He took his sense of humor everywhere he went. He was a loving father, grandfather, friend and an inspiration to us all. He will be deeply missed. We love you Dad

DECATUR -

 

Dellis B. "Del" Moore, 78, of Decatur, IL, died 1:10 P.M., Tuesday, August 14, 2007, at McKinley Court, Decatur, IL. Funeral services will be 2:00 P.M., Friday, August 17, 2007, at Brintlinger & Earl Funeral Home, Decatur, IL, with visitation one hour prior to service time at the funeral home. Burial will be in Mt. Gilead Cemetery, Decatur, IL. Memorials may be made to American Lung Association or American Heart Association.

 

Del was born March 8, 1929, in Boody, IL, the son of Grover and Edith (Keller) Moore. He married Lois Estell on August 2, 1947, in Decatur, IL. Del retired from Caterpillar, Inc. as an Inspector after 32 years. He was a member of UAW Local 751.  Del was an avid fisherman and a St. Louis Cardinal fan.

 

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Lois of Decatur, IL; sons Ron Moore of Decatur, IL, Gary Moore of Mt. Zion, IL; daughters Sandy Harmison and husband Harold of Decatur, IL, Deb Oldfield and husband James Jr. of Caledonia, MI; 10 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren; sisters Maxine Morrow of Decatur, IL and Donna Haffner of St. Louis, MO. He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters. Obituary written by family members.

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