David E. Waters

David E. Waters

SPRINGFIELD – David E. Waters, 67, was called home to the Lord on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at Meadow Manor in Taylorville.

He was born Dec. 24, 1946 to Ernest and Mary L. (Lomprez) Waters. He married Judith Kirk July 30, 1994. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Donna Lynn Waters; his wife; his parents; and a brother, Terry W. Waters.

David was a truck driver for ELM Trucking for over 20 years. He enjoyed fishing, boating and hunting.

He is survived by his daughters, Tracey (Claude) Friesland of Homewood and Davenity (Bobby) Stelzriede of Taylorville; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; 4 step-children, Amanda, Carol, and Patty all of Springfield and Keith of Chicago; brothers, Harry T. Waters of Springfield and Daniel L. (Marcella) Waters of Taylorville; sisters, Juanita Peterson and Marilyn (Tom) Marsh both of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation: 5 – 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, at Vancil-Murphy Funeral Home.

Funeral Service: 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 7, 2014 at Vancil-Murphy Funeral Home with Rev. Stephen Switzer officiating. Burial will be in Edinburg Cemetery.

To offer condolences visit www.vancilmurphy.com

Funeral Home

Vancil-Murphy Funeral Home - Springfield
437 S. Grand Ave. West  Springfield, IL 62704
(217) 525-1500

Published in The State Journal-Register on Feb. 5, 2014