Peggy J. Sprague
Birth Date: January 13, 1944
Death Date: February 26, 2018
Decatur – Peggy J. Sprague, 74, of Decatur, passed away Monday, February 26, 2018, in Decatur Memorial Hospital.
Peggy was born January 13, 1944, in Decatur the daughter of Hallie and Dorothy (Aukamp) Bafford. She worked as a secretary at 1st United Methodist Church for a few years and was a member of Elwin United Methodist Church. Peggy married Joseph S. Sprague April 9, 1961.
Surviving are her daughter, Jodi Lynn Sprague (Danny) Van Fleet of Decatur; grandson, Dalton Joseph (Kelsey) Van Fleet of Petersburg, IN; siblings: Jerry (Diana) Bafford of Decatur, Jill (Ray) Eyster of Decatur, Robin (David) Deal of Latham and Denna (Matt) Williams of Macon; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Peggy was preceded in death by her parents; husband Joe and son Brian.
Services to celebrate Peggy’s life will be 1 pm Wednesday, February 28, 2018, in the Moran & Goebel Funeral Home; there will be no visitation. Burial will take place in South Macon Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Cancer Care Specialists of Central Illinois.
Family was everything to Peggy. Especially her grandson Dalton and his wife Kelsey. They were the light of her life.
The family of Peggy J. Sprague is being served by the Moran & Goebel Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2801 N. Monroe St., Decatur, IL 62526. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.moranandgoebel.com.