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Edward Eugene Cheffy


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Edward Eugene Cheffy Obituary
Edward Eugene Cheffy 1934 - 2018
Springfield, IL—Edward Eugene Cheffy, 83, of Springfield, died at 7:30 am, Saturday, June 9, 2018 at Auburn Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center. He was born on December 23, 1934 in New Berlin, to Ralph and Mary (Baker) Cheffy. He married Eleanor Saunders on March 12, 1955 and she survives.
Also surviving are his three children, Robert Cheffy and Brenda Cheffy both of Springfield, and Scott (Cary) Cheffy of Chatham; five grandchildren, Melissa, Brady, Jenna, Gavin, and Kendyl; two great grandchildren, Eli and Vada; two brothers, William Cheffy of Springfield and James Cheffy of Rochester; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Charles Robert Cheffy and Thomas Cheffy.
Edward was a lifelong Springfield resident. He was the owner and contractor of Edward Cheffy Builders and was a part-time realtor.
Edward was a United States Army veteran serving from 1957-1958.
He enjoyed woodworking, traveling, camping, quilting with his wife, boating, and especially spending time with his family.
Visitation: 10 am - 12 pm, Thursday, June 14, 2018 at Staab Funeral Home-Springfield.
Funeral Service: 12 pm, Thursday, June 14, 2018 at Staab Funeral Home-Springfield with Pastor Nicole Cox officiating. Burial will be held at Old Berlin Cemetery where military honors will be conducted.
Memorial contributions may be made to the or the .
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Published in Print in The State Journal-Register from June 12 to June 13, 2018
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