Keith Fagan

LOAMI, IL – Keith Fagan, 65, passed away Monday, March 17, 2014, at his home.

He was born Oct. 4, 1948, to Earnest and Eula (O'Neil) Fagan. He married Barbara Bennett on Sept. 18, 1967, in Cadillac, Mich.

Keith was an ironworker with Local 46 retiring after 42 years of service. He was a lifetime member of the Lefthanders Gun Club in Loami. He cherished the time spent with his family and enjoyed boating, fishing, hunting and camping.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara; daughters, Collene (Donnie) Hull and Fonda Fagan; grandchildren, Justin Fagan (companion, Valerie Stoll-Egger) and their son, Sabastian Fagan, Derek Hull, Jessica Fagan and Brittany Hull; sister, Charlotte Pinedo; brothers: James, John, Bob and Jeremiah Fagan; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings: Ed Fagan, Leola Johnson, Douglas Fagan, and Ludale Qualls.

Per Keith's wishes, no services are planned.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the SIU Foundation for the Simmons Cancer Institute.

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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 Mar. 19, 2014