Carl J. McCurley Jr.

SPRINGFIELD, IL - Carl J. McCurley Jr., 61, died Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at his residence in Springfield.

Carl was born June 8, 1952, in Springfield, the son of Carl and Mary Lou Prytherch McCurley Sr.

Carl worked in the mining industry for many years. He also worked in heating and plumbing.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Jerry McCurley.

He is survived by one son, Joseph L. McCurley of Springfield; two daughters, Christine (Tom) Weiss of Sherman and Brandy (Brent) Marsh of Riverton; two sisters, Cindy McCurley of Springfield and Janet (Kenny) Griffin of Eldorado; one brother, Wayne McCurley of Eldorado; four grandsons; three granddaughters; one nephew; and several cousins.

Cremation was accorded by Springfield Crematory.

Please join the family for a celebration of Carl's life at the VFW on Stockyard Road at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014.

Ellinger-Kunz & Park Funeral Home, 530 N. 5th St., Springfield, IL 62702 is in charge of arrangements. Visit our online obituary at

Funeral Home

Ellinger-Kunz & Park Funeral Home & Crematory Service
530 N Fifth St Springfield, IL 62702
(217) 544-5755

Published in The State Journal-Register on Feb. 12, 2014