Carl L. CONSTANT

Carl L. Constant

RIVERTON, IL – Carl L. Constant, 71, passed away Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.

He was born Sept. 13, 1942, to Carl and Erma June (Crain) Constant, both of whom preceded him in death. He married Nancy Spradlin on Dec. 26, 1963, in Buffalo.

Carl was a U.S. Army veteran. He was an operating engineer with Local 965, a lifetime member of I.U.O.E., and a lifetime member of the Elks Club BPOE 158. He was an avid NASCAR fan. Carl enjoyed spending time with his family, especially attending his grandkids sporting events.

He is survived by his wife, Nancy; sons, Jeff Constant, Brian Constant and Carl Faust; nephew, Kurt Spradlin; seven grandchildren: Jeffrey, Josh, Justin, Jackie, Jacob, Syndey and Cassidy; 12 great-grandchildren; brother, Darrell (Debbie) Constant, Sr.; sisters: Nancy (Ken) Kush, Linda Constant and Sandy (Neill) Smith; several nieces and nephews.

Visitation: 10 a.m. –noon, Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, at Vancil-Murphy Funeral Home.

Funeral Service: Noon, Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, at Vancil-Murphy Funeral Home. Burial will be in Camp Butler National Cemetery.

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