Luke A. Sloman
GIRARD, IL - Luke A. Sloman, 28, passed away at 4:20 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, at his home in Girard surrounded by his family.
Luke was born July 8, 1986, in Springfield, Ill., the son of Rick and Pam (Nichols) Sloman.
Luke graduated from Girard High School in 2004. He worked for Senator Deanna Demuzio's campaign and at Ameren Temp Services.
Luke loved all sports including soccer, baseball and golf. He was a member of Oak Leaf Country Club and spent most of his time playing golf until he was unable to play anymore. He looked forward to playing cards and watching the golfers from inside the clubhouse in recent years. Luke was an avid St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Red Sox fan.
Luke was preceded in death by his grandparents, Bob and Betty Sloman, and an uncle, Rusty Sloman.
Luke is survived by his parents, Rick and Pam Sloman of Girard; one brother, Ryan (Sarah Hazelwood) of Girard; two sisters, Kelsey (Kyle Dillon) and Kristin (Taylor Hays) both of Girard; nieces and nephews, Brenna, Hadley and Carter Sloman of Girard; grandparents, Neal and Ruth Nichols of Edinburg; as well as several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, at First Christian Church in Girard.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, at the church with the Rev. Rich McElfresh officiating.
Burial will follow at Girard Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to: Oak Leaf Country Club Memorial Fund or Girard Fire and Rescue Squad.
Davis-Anderson Funeral Home in Girard is in charge of arrangements. davisandersonfuneralhome.com